Sometimes you may find there are a lot of information which you like very much in a webpage and you want to save it as your own file in your computer for good.Maybe somebody will take the method like this:copy the contents you need and paste them in txt file.But if there are many images which you don’t need in the webpage,you may copy the contents part and part,which will be a waste of time.So converting html to txt file will be a better idea.The most important,you will benefit from the process of converting html to txt,such as mastering one kind converting software.
This article will recommend you an excellent software which will do you a great favor in the conversion of html to txt,also in your office work.It is HTML Converter Command Line which is a powerful HTML conversion product. It allows you to create previews or thumbnails of web pages in a number of different formats, such as TIF, TIFF, JPG, JPEG, GIF, PNG, BMP, PCX, TGA, JP2 (JPEG2000), PNM, etc. HTML Converter Command Line also allows you to convert web pages to PDF, PS (postscript), WMF, EMF vector formats.
Just download HTML Converter Command Line at http://www.verypdf.com/htmltools/htmltools.zip.
You can follow this article to fulfill the task about converting html to txt.
Step1.Launch cmd.exe program
The hot key “Windows”+ “R” can help you to access cmd.exe dialog.You can also click “start”—“run” and input “cmd” in “open” edit box of the popup dialog box,then click “OK” button.
Step2.Type command line
Please look at the following commands.
"C:\Documents and Settings\admin\Local Settings\Temp\htmltools\htmltools.exe" "www.verypdf.com" verypdf.txt
"C:\Documents and Settings\admin\Local Settings\Temp\htmltools\htmltools.exe" is the path of called program—htmltools.exe which is one executable file in software HTML Converter Command Line.It is also the core of HTML Converter Command Line .Someone may say the path is too long and I will make mistake when I input it into the dialog.Don’t worry,you can take two easy methods.One is copying the path of htmltools.exe and right click your mouse in cmd.exe dialog box to paste the path.The other one is dragging the file into cmd.exe dialog box,which is the easiest way to save your time.
“www.verypdf.com” is URL of webpage which can be seen as source file.If you have local html file,you can input the directory of the file in the command line.
verypdf.txt is the name of target file.You can also specify the path of target file here such as C:\Documents and Settings\admin\Desktop\New Folder\verypdf.com.Then the file will be saved in C:\Documents and Settings\admin\Desktop\New Folder.
Step3.Find the target file
The target file can be found in current directory.
You can download HTML Converter Command Line and try the process yourself.