This article contains a list of third-party document conversion services and software solutions.
Note Microsoft Word converts several file formats to Word format by default.
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The following list is in alphabetical order and is not intended to recommend one service or company over another.
Advanced Computer Innovations, Inc.
Advanced Computer Innovations, Inc. specializes in developing high-quality software for converting files between PC applications. The company's Windows-based software products are sold to end-users as highly accurate off-the-shelf solutions. Advanced Computer Innovations, Inc. also provides data conversion and custom programming services, including an online conversion service.
Data Conversion Laboratory
Data Conversion Laboratory can enable data for the Internet or CD-ROM by converting it to structured formats like XML, SGML, and HTML. DCL also converts to and from virtually all word-processing and typesetting formats.
184-13 Horace Harding Expressway
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
Telephone: (718) 357-8700
Fax: (718) 357-8776
DataViz products allow users to share information between Macintosh and the Personal Computer (PC) and the PC to Palm.
Dayton Technologies offers the Data Conversion Service (DCS), which provides a variety of solutions to get data from one format into another.
Quick View Plus is a viewing application that provides access to information, regardless of the source, and works across applications and operating systems.
DynaTag is a complete publishing and delivery environment for transforming proprietary word-processing documents directly into XML, SGML, and DynaText electronic books (e-books).
Pivar Computing Services, Inc.
Pivar Computing Services, Inc. states that it offers the most complete conversion capabilities in the nation. Format capabilities exceed 5,000 different computer systems and 900 software packages.
Zandar Corporation's TagWrite products are advertised as providing supportfor conversion from IBM Bookmaster, Document Composition Format (DCF),Interleaf, Ventura, SGML, KEEP, and other formats to Rich Text Format(RTF). TagWrite supports styles; headings; complex tables; emphasis (bold,italic, underline, etc.); references, cross-references, and Index fordynamic update in Word; special characters; footnotes; and other features.This product includes support for equations (Word Equation Editor versions3.0 and later) for Bookmaster.
ZyLAB develops and markets electronic publishing software that converts paper document collections and computer-generated files into fully searchable collections that can be accessed on the Web or distributed on optical media such as CD-ROM.
9210 Corporate Blvd. Ste. 200
Rockville, MD 20850
Telephone: (800) 544-6339
Fax: (301) 590-0903
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