ODT document is one kind of file format of OpenOffice and if you want to convert the document of ODT to bitmap image by command line, you can finish the whole conversion only by three steps and the application tool you should use is doc2pdf.exe which is the internal application of Document Converter.
Document Converter is a powerful document converter which is able to convert any printable documents to various image formats. The three internal application make it more suitable to serve for different people with different purposes. For example, if you are a software developer, you can use the command line application to develop your own applications. If you want to convert documents to images in batch, you can use the GUI application. If you want to print documents and save paper and ink, please use the virtual printer application.
By using doc2pdf.exe command line application, you can smoothly convert the document of ODT to bitmap image and you can also set different parameters to the bitmap image with commands such as image color depth, resolution, etc. Please download the free trial version of doc2pdf.exe at http://www.verypdf.com/artprint/docprint_pro_setup.exe and install it on your computer. Then you will be able to use it.
Please open MS-DOS interface at first for calling the command line application doc2pdf.exe and inputting the command line into it. You can use use any one of the given ways.
- Click “Start” and click “Run” in the start menu. Then please input “cmd” in “Open” combo box and click “OK” button.
- You can also use the hot key “Window”+ “R” to open “Run” dialog box.
Then please input command line into MS-DOS interface. You should write your command line like the following one.
doc2pdf –i C:\FILEIN.odt –o C:\FILEOUT.bmp (Here we take BMP as the example of bitmap image.)
You can see there are three parts in the command line—called program, source file and target file. When you write the command line, please remember to use the path of each file. Just see the following example.
"C:\Program Files\docPrint Pro v5.0\doc2pdf.exe" –i "C:\Documents and Settings\admin\FILEIN.odt” –o C:\FILEOUT.bmp
"C:\Program Files\docPrint Pro v5.0\doc2pdf.exe" is the path of doc2pdf.exe.
–i "C:\Documents and Settings\admin\FILEIN.odt” is the path of source file.
(NOTE: If you don’t want to input the long path word by word, please drag the file you need into the interface or you can copy the path and paste it in the interface)
–o C:\FILEOUT.bmp is the path of target file.
Please hit “Enter” button to run the conversion from the document of ODT to bitmap image. If you are interested in Document Converter, please enter its homepage via clicking here.