May 26, 2018
MS Word/Excel converter to plain ASCII or TeX. TK viewer included
This is a program for viewing RTF and MS Word 97 documents. It produces plain text output and can optionally convert some non-standard characters into TeX control sequences. It has rudimentary table handling in TeX mode. Also included are
- wordview, a small GUI frontend to catdoc that works with Tcl/Tk 7.6 and up;
- xls2csv, which converts Excel spreadsheets to plain text files with CSV comma-separated value lines; and
- catppt, which extracts text from PowerPoint files.