When you want to convert the document offile by command line, you may need to consider which kind of application you should use and which conversion method you should choose. You will get satisfy answers about the questions in this article and what you should do is to follow the conversion process shown in the following contents by yourself.
The application you should use
There is a command line application named as doc2pdf.exe which allows you to convert any printable documents to image formats only by three steps. It is also the internal application of Document Converter which supplies three different internal applications for meeting users’ needs.
For example, the command line application is often used by software developers for developing software. The GUI application can be used as a batch converter for it is good at batch conversion. The virtual printer application is a good helper for you to save money for it can scale page size and combine several pages on one sheet to save paper and ink.
The download website of the command line application doc2pdf.exe is http://www.verypdf.com/artprint/docprint_pro_setup.exe. You just need to install it on your computer for using the application.
The conversion method you should take
1.Please open the MS-DOS prompt window by clicking “Start”—“Run” to open “Run” dialog box and inputting “cmd” in “Open” combo box. Then please click “OK” button. To open “Run” dialog box, you can also use the hot key “Window”+ “R” combination on your keyboard.
2. You should input the commands for convertingin MS-DOS prompt window. The command line includes called program, source file and target file. The called program is surely the command line application doc2pdf.exe, the source file is the ODT document you want to convert and the target file is EPS format file you want to get. To write the commands without few mistakes, you’d better refer to the sample below.
doc2pdf -i C:\doc-in.odt -o C:\doc-out.eps
Then you will be able to write the command line like the following one.
"C:\Program Files\docPrint Pro v5.0\doc2pdf.exe" -i "C:\Program and Files\doc-in.odt" -o C:\doc-out.eps
"C:\Program Files\docPrint Pro v5.0\doc2pdf.exe" is the path of doc2pdf.exe.
-i "C:\Program and Files\doc-in.odt" is the path of input ODT document.
If you don’t want to input the paths of called program and source file, you can drag them into the command line window when you need the paths of them.
-o C:\doc-out.eps is the path of target file. This parameter is set by yourself.
After clicking on “Enter” button on your keyboard, the conversion from the document of ODT to EPS will come to the end. If you want to know more information about Document Converter, you can click here.