Three Great Methods for Converting PDF to Numbers

Numbers is Apple's spreadsheet app from the iWork suite, as a professional tool, more and more users choose Numbers to organize the data. However, Numbers doesn't support PDF, how do you convert PDF to Numbers in Mac OS X computer? Don't worry! With PDFelement Pro, you can convert PDF files to Numbers within seconds. It can support Mac OS 10.14 Mojave, High Sierra and El Capitan system. What a convenience tool it is! Let us follow the steps below to use this strong PDF converter!

Method 1. Convert PDF to Numbers with PDFelement Pro

When you are looking for a PDF file to Numbers converter, you can choose PDFelement Pro. This PDF to Numbers converter can easily help you to convert PDF to Microsoft Office formats, ePUB, images and more, especially included Microsoft Excel which Numbers supports. The output files can be opened as original formats perfectly.

Step 1. Import PDF to the Program

Install PDFelement Pro on your Mac and launch the software. Click the "Convert PDF" or "Open File" button, open a PDF file from your folder. Before you convert the PDF, you can edit or add annotations on it. This software also can fully meet your editing requirements.

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Step 2. Set up Conversion Format

To convert PDF to Numbers format, please choose "To Excel", the format which Numbers can support. This PDF converter also supports several conversion formats, such as Word, PowerPoint, Image, ePub and so on.

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Step 3. Change Preferences Settings

If the PDF file is scanned document, switch on the OCR button of right side window, it can turn your scanned file into searchable and editable text. From "Options" menu, you can freely specify the pages you want to convert by clicking the "Page Range" button. "Subset" allows you to convert all pages, even pages or odd pages. You can also decide that convert each page to a separate worksheet or convert all pages to a single worksheet.

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Step 4. Begin the PDF to Numbers Conversion

When you changed all the settings you need, click the "Convert" button and choose a file to save. It only takes seconds to convert PDF to Excel. After the PDF conversion is complete, it will appear a progress bar, click "finish", you can find the converted Excel file on your folder which allows you to open on Numbers.

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Method 2. Using iSkysoft PDF Converter for Mac

iSkysoft PDF Converter Pro for Mac is a professional and convenient 3rd party software, it can convert PDF to Excel, Word, PowerPoint, HTML, ePub and more with 100% original layout. With this software, any user can convert a PDF document to Excel format and open it in Numbers without any learning curve. You can also use it to convert scanned PDF files to Numbers with this powerful and professional Mac PDF tool. If you want more functions, such as edit text, highlight txt, add annotations, secure your PDF and more, PDFelement Pro would be a greater choice.

Step 1. Add PDF files to the PDF converter

Install the this software and launch the program, click "+" on the middle of window to open your PDF files to the program. Or you can directly drag your PDF files to the program. If your files are scanned, please tick the "OCR" option.


Step 2. Start to convert PDF to editable Numbers format

Click on the PDF file to highlight it and you will see a gear icon beside the file. Just click the icon and choose "Microsoft Excel (.xlsx)" as output format, click "Start" button to begin the PDF conversion.


Step 3. Open your files in Numbers

After the PDF to Excel conversion is completed, find the output file and open it in Numbers, then you can enjoy all the functions in the Numbers everywhere now!

Method 3: Convert PDF to Numbers on iPad or iPhone

To Convert PDF to Numbers on iPad or iPhone, you can choose PDFelement for iOS. It is a free PDF converter APP, you can get a spreadsheet contains data and information from a PDF file for Numbers. The conversion is very simple on your iPad or iPhone.

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Step 1: Install and launch PDF to Numbers converter APP on your iPad or iPhone.

Step 2: Then open and access your PDF file by using Wi-Fi transfer or camera. PDFelement also supports iClound Drive, Dropbox, Google Drive, One Drive and Box.

Step 3: Tap the three dots on the file's right side, you can see a menu, tap "convert", choose "Excel" which Numbers supports.


Step 4: Tap "Start" to begin your PDF conversion. Once it is done, you can open the converted file on your Numbers.

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Published: Apr 21,2017 11:42 am / Updated: Jan 26,2019 10:35 am
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