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PDFTOHTML(1) General Commands Manual PDFTOHTML(1)

NAME

pdftohtml – program to convert PDF files into HTML, XML and PNG images

SYNOPSIS

pdftohtml [options] [ ]

DESCRIPTION

This manual page documents briefly the pdftohtml command. This manual
page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the
original program does not have a manual page.

pdftohtml is a program that converts PDF documents into HTML. It gener‐
ates its output in the current working directory.

OPTIONS

A summary of options are included below.

-h, -help
Show summary of options.

-f
first page to print

-l
last page to print

-q do not print any messages or errors

-v print copyright and version info

-p exchange .pdf links with .html

-c generate complex output

-s generate single HTML that includes all pages

-i ignore images

-noframes
generate no frames. Not supported in complex output mode.

-stdout
use standard output

-zoom
zoom the PDF document (default 1.5)

-xml output for XML post-processing

-enc
output text encoding name

-opw
owner password (for encrypted files)

-upw
user password (for encrypted files)

-hidden
force hidden text extraction

-fmt image file format for Splash output (png or jpg). If complex is
selected, but -fmt is not specified, -fmt png will be assumed

-nomerge
do not merge paragraphs

-nodrm override document DRM settings

-wbt
adjust the word break threshold percent. Default is 10. Word
break occurs when distance between two adjacent characters is
greater than this percent of character height.

-fontfullname
outputs the font name without any substitutions.

AUTHOR

Pdftohtml was developed by Gueorgui Ovtcharov and Rainer Dorsch. It is
based and benefits a lot from Derek Noonburg’s xpdf package.

This manual page was written by Søren Boll Overgaard ,
for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).

SEE ALSO

pdfdetach, pdffonts, pdfimages, pdfinfo, pdftocairo,
pdftoppm, pdftops, pdftotext

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