antiword: Extract Text from Microsoft Word Documents

Wraps the 'AntiWord' utility to extract text from Microsoft Word documents. The utility only supports the old 'doc' format, not the new xml based 'docx' format. Use the 'xml2' package to read the latter.

Version: 1.3.3
Imports: sys (≥ 2.0)
Published: 2024-01-30
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.antiword
Author: Jeroen Ooms ORCID iD [aut, cre], Adri van Os [cph] (Author 'antiword' utility)
Maintainer: Jeroen Ooms <jeroen at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: antiword results


Reference manual: antiword.pdf


Package source: antiword_1.3.3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): antiword_1.3.3.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): antiword_1.3.3.tgz, r-release (x86_64): antiword_1.3.3.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): antiword_1.3.3.tgz
Old sources: antiword archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: eurlex, readtext
Reverse suggests: tm


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