.NET component
Reads Word Documents DOC DOCX RTF

Word Reader .NET

• File Formats: Word Document DOC, DOCX, RTF.
• High performance (~50 paragraphs per second).
• Does not require Microsoft Word.
• Royalty-Free. No extra cost for Server license.
• 6 Months: Free Support + Free Updates.
Evaluation Version
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Developer License - $95
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Word Reader .NET component

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May 11, 2016
Version 2.4 Update
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February 01, 2016
Version 2.4 Update
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May 13, 2013
Version 2.4 Update
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April 05, 2013
Version 2.4 New Release!
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March 21, 2013
Version 2.3 Update
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March 09, 2013
Version 2.3 New Release!
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February 20, 2013
Version 2.2 New Release!
Word Reader .NET component


All versions of Word Reader .NET component come in the ZIP archive (.zip). It allows to easily install / uninstall the component. To install Word Reader .NET Trial download the component package from the following link and extract it to the disk:

Download Word Reader .NET Trial


  • The maximum number of paragraphs is 10.
  • The last paragraph contains the commercial information.

Word Reader .NET Trial version has the same performance and set of features as the Full version. However, above limitations are enforced during reading Word files.

First Steps

Word Reader .NET component is very easy in use. Follow next steps and use the code below to read text and formatting from the Word Document:

  • Open a new project or your existing project.
  • In Solution Explorer right click "References" -> "Add Reference".
  • Add reference to Docs.Word.dll
  • Add "using Docs.Word;" for C#.
  • Add "Imports Docs.Word" for VB.NET.

Code Samples

Samples are the fastest way to get started with Word Reader .NET component. Here are the best for getting started:

Also visit the samples collection and find other features of the word api for both C# and VB.NET languages:

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