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Confused Hi.
I have a XLS document with a bunch of "tags". I want to search through a bunch of PDF files, to see which tags is in which pdf files.
For example;
My excel-file contains the following tags;
AA-1234
BB-2311
CC-2222
And then I want to get a list where I can see witch pdf files contains witch tags for example;
HHHHHHH.pdf contains; AA-1234
AAAAAAAA.pdf contains; AA-1234, CC-2222
SSSSSSSS.pdf contains; BB-2311, CC-2222

And so on and so on. Is this possible in any way?
A bonus would be if it could do it with pdf files, where it was not stored as text (my pdf program can convert the text in the files to text if there is no solution for this).

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Hey there ! As a student, I am aware of how challenging writing can be. However, I only use  when I require help . They are experts in this sector and can adequately create any text on any subject for you.
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Hello friends! I often had similar problems, so thanks for the information. I work as a writer in https://www.essaygeeks.co.uk and in my line of work I often have to work with different formats for writing and editing text. And I understand that the productivity of my work depends on such programs and file editors. It is very important for me. After all, I want to use the best experience in my profession and develop as a professional.
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If you download the application from this post, you'll find an open source VBA routine that loops through all PDF files in a directory and creates test files from them. It also analyzes the text content in each file.

What you can do is modify this or use it as an engine so that it checks for the text in your Excel file and creates a matching log for PDF files where the matched are made. If you are unable to make this development yourself, you can always open it up to the community by creating a small project.

I hope this helps.
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The problem is, I have over 1000 pdf-files. It would take forever to do it manually...
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The best option will be to import the text into Excel (or memory vis VBA) and then use a referencing routine to check the Excel text against the imported PDF text for each PDF file.

Two steps are required:
  1. Convert the PDFs to Text - see the "importing data from PDf files" thread.
  2. VBA routine to loop through text files and check for content.
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