Convert PDF To Text (Online & Free)

Convert PDF to text online. Free software that turns your PDF document into an editable text files without downloading any app.
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How to convert a PDF file to a text file

You can convert a PDF file to a text file by uploading the PDF and selecting that you want to save it as a text file. Wait 5-7 seconds for our system to convert it, and then download your new text file.

Upload PDF > Convert to TXT > Download. These are the three simple steps that you need to follow in order to properly convert a PDF document to TXT using SignHouse. To break it all down, you first need to let us know which PDF you want to save as TXT file, and then hit the button inviting you to convert the PDF to TXT. Lastly, wait no more than 10 seconds for our system to work its magic, and download the document as a text file. Let’s recap all of this:

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1. Select your PDF

Upload the PDF file that you wish to save as a TXT document.

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2. Click to convert

Select the button to transform your PDF into a TXT.
Waiting ETA: 10 seconds.

3. Get the new file

Upon waiting ~10 seconds, download the new text file. That's it!

Convert a PDF to plain text — it's free!

You can convert a PDF to plain text with SignHouse by uploading the PDF and selecting the .TXT format in the convertor. Then, wait 5-7 seconds and save the text file.

If you have a PDF document that you wish to turn into a PDF file, we've got the solution for you. With our PDF to TXT file converter, you'll be able to change the formatting and the extension of a Portable Document Format file to Text Format in no more than 10 seconds. In fact, our main goal is to help you finish the PDF-TXT conversion as quick as possible, as converting files to TXT shouldn't be a lengthy to-do. With SignHouse, you'll save more time and improve your workflow.

How to convert a PDF to a text file

Extract any PDF

Convert any PDF file to TXT documents without losing any data. At SignHouse, we're going to help you turn any PDF document into a text file, at any time that you wish. We're not setting any daily usage limits here!

Free of charge

You don't have to pay a single dollar in order to change the format of a PDF file into TXT. We believe that every individual should have free access to turn a PDF into a TXT. Convert to TXT for free - forever.

Convert to Word

With SignHouse, you can convert a PDF to text by turning the PDF to Word format. Alternatively, you can simply turn the PDF into a TXT file so you can save all of its contents in a text document. It's that easy!

Earn more time

As previously mentioned, our PDF to TXT file converter is made to work within your browser, and it's meant to take just 10 seconds. Our tool is a workflow-improving software that's going to save more time.

Why convert a PDF to TXT with us?

Extracting the text data from a PDF document to a TXT file was never easier. At SignHouse, we provide a few benefits that stand apart from other conversion tools. Two of the best advantages of our software's are the accessibility and pricing. Why? Because you can use this tool on any device, without having tot pay anything for it.


Feel free to convert a PDF to text file using any of your devices. Change the format of a document on your phone, tablet, desktop computer or laptop. The choice is yours, as SignHouse is made for any device.

Secure Conversion

Before using SignHouse to convert a PDF to text file, know that we're not going to look at any of your data, and we're not either going to share it against your will. Your data is yours and only yours.

Easy to use

Converting PDF documents to text files was never as easy as SignHouse makes it. You don't have to be a computer expert in order to use this software - all you have to do here is to upload the file & click once.

Live support

Need any help with the PDF to TXT converter? Hit the blue bubble in the bottom-right corner of this page and you'll get in touch with our support team. We're always happy to answer your questions!

What they say about us

No-brainer pricing for a small business - or even big business, I reckon : - )

Tried the product. Worked like a charm. Never had any problem + the clean UI got us. Wish there would be more features, but I believe in the team behind.
Harsh G.
Founder, CEO
SignHouse has been nothing short of convenient, efficient and fast. Oh and top notch customer support too...

Couldn't ask for more!
Julie M.
Executive Administrative Assistant
SignHouse has made a big difference in the workflow of my business. Sure there are other, more mature e-signing platforms out there, but they are all convoluted and too focused on big, enterprise companies. It feels like SignHouse is on our side.
Michael B.
Photography Consultant
Getting documents to parents is significantly simpler now. However, even more importantly, parents aren't getting lost in the signing process anymore. 👍
Sandy T
SignHouse was AMAZING for what we needed. "Do one thing and do it well" - they've nailed that, as everyone is very happy with the product here.

Looking forward to seeing how the product develops, as the team is super ambitious.
Kate Gross
Manager at
"Simpler, yet does the job better than most of the clunky eSignature software out there"
"SignHouse cut down on our signing processes by at least 50% - and we were using eSignature software before as well"
"I just never thought signing documents can ever become a pleasurable experience"

Frequently asked questions

Are your electronic signatures legal?

Our signatures are 100% legally binding, as SignHouse is built around US and International Laws concerning digital signatures. SignHouse eSignatures are on par with paper signatures, from a legal point of view!

Signing papers digitally started being equal to physical, handwritten signatures in the U.S. eSignature Act of 2000 (U.S. Federal Act) + the Uniform Electronic Transaction Act (UETA). As a consequence, laws in other countries have followed suit. SignHouse is built around these laws.

Are you adding an actual eSignature or just an image?

All signatures are a real, eSignature that is 100% legally binding.

We save important, relevant data (that can be used legally in all types of situations, including in courts) such as identifiable details of a person, IP addresses, etc, just so our electronic signatures can be as valid as digital signatures can get.

What about privacy and security?

SignHouse's signatures are secure for all kinds of businesses and companies. All our signatures happen on a secure, SSL-connected domain. Documents are not made public and unique keys are generated through SignHouse so that privacy and security are at the foundation of the documents on our platform.

How do my signees get to sign with SignHouse?

We've streamlined the signing process so that your signees can sign your documents with no hurdles at all — and with the smallest amount of steps required. It can take as little as 30 seconds! 

How do you compare to ______?

We have a generous free plan, so we highly encourage you to make the comparison yourself! It costs you nothing - and no hard feelings if you don't want to go with us.

We would really love to know what made you go with us or somebody else! If you could take a moment to write to us about that, we'd highly appreciate it.

What if I have more questions?

Then we're standing by to help. Contact us, and we'll do our best to help 🤗

What's different about SignHouse?

SignHouse is completely free to start. Just upload a doc and start signing in a few minutes!
What’s your cost of losing doc signatures just because signing didn't work on mobile? We fix that.
Optimized for 0 headache
SignHouse was made to simplify the eSigning. Long gone are the days of clunky solutions.
Trackable documents
Documents signed with SignHouse come with simple analytics that just don’t give you a headache.
It Just Works™
Big, old software is buggy, clunky and slow. Built with simplicity in mind, we make signing a breeze.
Fast to use, fast to load. The SignHouse experience will be snappy for you and your signers.