How to convert any Office document file into plain text in Python

pip install cloudmersive-convert-api-client
from __future__ import print_functionimport timeimport cloudmersive_convert_api_clientfrom cloudmersive_convert_api_client.rest import ApiExceptionfrom pprint import pprint# Configure API key authorization: Apikeyconfiguration = cloudmersive_convert_api_client.Configuration()configuration.api_key['Apikey'] = 'YOUR_API_KEY'# Uncomment below to setup prefix (e.g. Bearer) for API key, if needed# configuration.api_key_prefix['Apikey'] = 'Bearer'# create an instance of the API classapi_instance = cloudmersive_convert_api_client.ConvertDocumentApi(cloudmersive_convert_api_client.ApiClient(configuration))input_file = '/path/to/file' # file | Input file to perform the operation on.text_formatting_mode = 'text_formatting_mode_example' # str | Optional; specify how whitespace should be handled when converting the document to text.  Possible values are 'preserveWhitespace' which will attempt to preserve whitespace in the document and relative positioning of text within the document, and 'minimizeWhitespace' which will not insert additional spaces into the document in most cases.  Default is 'preserveWhitespace'. (optional)try:# Convert Document to Text (txt)api_response = api_instance.convert_document_autodetect_to_txt(input_file, text_formatting_mode=text_formatting_mode)pprint(api_response)except ApiException as e:print("Exception when calling ConvertDocumentApi->convert_document_autodetect_to_txt: %s\n" % e)

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