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PDF to Word Converter

There are two free web apps that do this quite well: SmallPDF Sejda In particular, Sejda works for up to 200 pages.
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Convert multiple word files into pdf files - software for Windows 10

LibreOffice can load Word documents and export them as PDF and it can be invoked on the command line: soffice --convert-to pdf *.doc or soffice --convert-to pdf:writer_pdf_Export *.doc ...
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Convert Microsoft Word to PDF of minimal file size

I've used CutePDF Writer (free) (http://www.cutepdf.com/Products/CutePDF/writer.asp) for years, as I've found it to produce consistently good results with small file sizes. Highly recommend it if you ...
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Convert Microsoft Word to PDF of minimal file size

Consider using the LEADTOOLS ePrint virtual printer driver and file converter (https://www.eprintdriver.com/). You can select one or more Word files and "print" them to a virtual PDF printer. Using ...
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Word: tool to convert numeric string to heading style

You could use some python, it's built in re regular expression library and the python-docx library. Python and python-docx are both free, gratis & open source, and available for most platforms ...
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Tool to edit MS word document via web application and process via server

Apache POI : https://poi.apache.org PHP Javabridge example: https://gist.github.com/motin/6115683 PHPWord: https://github.com/PHPOffice/PHPWord LiveDocx: Zend supported https://framework.zend.com/...
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Need a word processor to work with Microsoft Word documents

You can use Google Docs. It is free for personal use. You can upload a Microsoft Word document from your device (File -> Open -> Upload) and edit it then download it as a Microsoft Word document ...
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Looking for a free for commercial use or open source .net library for pdf to docx conversion

AbleWord (for Windows): AbleWord is a very capable word processing application that can read and write most popular document formats including PDF's. It is fully featured, supporting image ...
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Text snippet organizer, ideally for MS Word

Seeing text expanders seem to be the opposite of what the OP asked, TiddlyWiki seems to be what you need. It is loca wiki runnign either from a single HTML local file, or from a node.js server that ...
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Text snippet organizer, ideally for MS Word

Here are two packages that might do the trick -- located via portable freeware collection with a search of "text tag" (thanks to Duarte Farrajota Ramos for the pointer to that site) CintaNotes -- ...
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Extract text from numerous PDF and Word files

I would use a python solution. If the word files are in .docx format then python has a number of libraries such as docxpy and docx that allow extracting the text from word docx files. (In one utility ...
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how to work on word and excel from different machines?

As you are using Microsoft Office, you can save it in OneDrive directly from your MS Word or Excel. All you need is a Microsoft account, and a free signing up for OneDrive. Once you have a Microsoft ...
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how to work on word and excel from different machines?

There are several possibilities. a) use a VPN to connect your home computer to the company network. Put your files onto a network share and access them from that share. b) use a Remote desktop ...
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Any light software to view doc, docx and ppt with easy on Win10?

Since you only want to view the files and not edit them... there is a free software offered by Microsoft itself for just viewing these files. I didn't test myself, but I strongly assume that these ...
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Report generating tool for Microsoft Word (team-based)

Have you considered Google Docs? Granted, you (and all your colleagues/collaborators would) would need a Google account but for what it's worth, I find it quite powerful. And, if I understand your ...
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Convert multiple word files into pdf files - software for Windows 10

PDFCreator adds a "Convert with PDF Creator" option to Explorer's right-click menu. Ctrl+click or Shift+click to select multiple files, than right-click and select "Convert with PDFCreator" to convert ...
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IDE-like software for writing plain-English documents

You didn't specify your OS preference so I'll recommend NeoOffice. An Open Office replacement for Macs. It meets all you stated requirements I think, but only runs on a Mac.
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IDE-like software for writing plain-English documents

Sublime Text 3 I know this is mainly intended for programming, but according to its description, it is a sophisticated text editor for code, markup, and prose. (emphasis mine, of course) It has the ...
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Word add-in for frequently used comments

Here are two ways to achieve what you want. I recommend the latter. 1) Word's autocorrect feature. If you want to insert "must try harder", just tell the spell checker to auto correct mth to must try ...
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Extract bitmaps from Word documents

Syncfusion provides file parsing libraries for Word - Essential DocIO that can also be used for this purpose. Example private void ExtractImagesFromWordDocument(string inputFilePath,string ...
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Track changes with in pdf documents for non-Latex reviewers

Xodo Connect allows for collaboration on any document, including PDF. It is completely web based, with no need for registration or plugin installs. Simply go to Xodo Upload your file Open the file ...
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Convert Microsoft Word to PDF of minimal file size

I am using PDF WIZ (https://www.starzsoft.com/pdf-converter/), a 100% free offline PDF converter that can help convert PDF to Word or Word to PDF without any feature limit.
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A simple clean alternative to Microsoft Word

After quite a bit of searching, I found AbleWord http://www.ableword.net/ AbleWord keeps a common user interface with menus and tool icons familiar to average users. In this light and ...
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A simple clean alternative to Microsoft Word

Notepad++ is the one that comes to mind here... ( https://notepad-plus-plus.org ) Doesn't do dictionaries/spellcheck by default, but you can add that via plugins(just checked and it does at least do ...
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Software to Extract and Organize text from Docx

For a coding based solution: Essential PDF , Essential DocIO can be used to parse PDF and Doc/Docx files respectively. Essential XlsIO can be used to output the structured data to Excel. PDF text ...
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Software which uses Word documents in my web app/ website

LibreOffice LibreOffice is an open-source free-of-cost office suite competing against Microsoft Word and Excel. LibreOffice offers an API through which you can programmatically manipulate the app. ...
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PDF or HTML form into Database (or Excel) then Merge into Pre-formatted Word Doc

What you've described can be done with Sharepoint. I've successfully accomplished this with SP 2010 and 2013. In Sharepoint, create a custom list with columns for the data you need to capture. Create ...
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Microsoft office viewer on Linux

I might be 5 years late, but this problem bothered me as well for some time. So, I've decided to create a solution - Visum. Visum was created to solve the problem of viewing office files on Linux the ...
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Program to search for word repetitions in Word documents

I found two pieces of software that might help you. Repetition Detector: highlights close and distant repetitions, is a standalone software, but once your text is in it keeps the MS Word formatting, ...
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