Convert DOCX to RTF in Java

DOCX to RTF conversion with a few lines of Java code


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About GroupDocs.Conversion for Java API

GroupDocs.Conversion for Java is an advanced file format conversion API for converting between popular image and document formats such as Microsoft Office, OpenDocument, PDF, HTML, email, CAD. and much more with just a few lines of code. The native API automatically detects the formats of the original documents and offers many options for customizing the converted documents. Along with the function of extracting information from a document, it also supports caching of the conversion results to the local disk by default. However, any type of cache storage can be supported by implementing the appropriate interfaces - Amazon S3, Dropbox, Google Drive, Windows Azure, Reddis, or any others.

Convert your DOCX files to RTF in Java. It only takes a couple of lines of Java code on any platform of your choice, such as Windows, Linux, macOS. You can try converting DOCX to RTF for free and evaluate the quality of the conversion results. Along with simple file conversion scripts, you can try more sophisticated options for loading the DOCX source file and storing the RTF output.

For example, for the source DOCX file you may use the following load options:

  • automatic detection of the file format;
  • specify a password for protected files (if the file format supports it);
  • replace missing fonts to preserve the appearance of the document.

There are also advanced convert options for the RTF file:

  • convert a specific page of a document or a range of pages;
  • add a watermark to the converted RTF.

Once the conversion is complete, you can save the RTF file to your local file path or to any third party storage such as FTP, Amazon S3, Google Drive, Dropbox etc. Please note - to convert DOCX to RTF, you do not need to install any additional software, such as MS Office, Open Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader etc.

Steps to convert DOCX to RTF in Java

GroupDocs.Conversion for Java allows developers to easily convert DOCX file to RTF with a few lines of code.

  • Create a new instance of the Converter class and upload the file DOCX with the full path
  • Set ConvertOptions for document type to RTF
  • Call the convert() method and pass the document name (full path) and format (RTF) as a parameter

System Requirements

Basic conversion with GroupDocs.Conversion for Java API can be done with just a few lines of code. Our APIs are supported on all major platforms and operating systems. Before executing the code below, make sure you have the following prerequisites installed on your system.

  • Operating systems: Microsoft Windows, Linux, MacOS
  • Development environments: NetBeans, Intellij IDEA, Eclipse, etc.
  • Java runtime: J2SE 6.0 and above
  • Get the latest GroupDocs.Conversion for Java from Maven

// Load source file DOCX for conversion
Converter converter = new Converter("input.docx");
// Prepare conversion options for target format RTF
ConvertOptions convertOptions = new FileType().fromExtension("rtf").getConvertOptions();
// Convert to RTF format
converter.convert("output.rtf", convertOptions);

DOCX to RTF Live Demo

Visit our GroupDocs.Conversion App website and try DOCX to RTF conversion now. The free demo has the following benefits

No need to download API

No need to write any code

Just upload the source file

Get download link to save the file

Other supported DOCX conversions in Java

You can also convert DOCX to many other file formats. Please see the list below.

Convert DOCX to BMP

(Bitmap Image File)

Convert DOCX to DOC

(Microsoft Word Binary Format)

Convert DOCX to DOCM

(Microsoft Word 2007 Marco File)

Convert DOCX to DOCX

(Office 2007+ Word Document)

Convert DOCX to DOT

(Microsoft Word Template Files)

Convert DOCX to DOTM

(Microsoft Word 2007+ Template File)

Convert DOCX to DOTX

(Microsoft Word Template File )

Convert DOCX to EPUB

(Open eBook File)

Convert DOCX to GIF

(Graphical Interchange Format)

Convert DOCX to JPEG

(Joint Photographic Expert Group Image)

Convert DOCX to MD

(Markdown Language)

Convert DOCX to ODT

(OpenDocument Text File Format)

Convert DOCX to OTT

(OpenDocument Standard Format)

Convert DOCX to PDF

(Portable Document Format)

Convert DOCX to PNG

(Portable Network Graphic)

Convert DOCX to PSD

(Photoshop Document)

Convert DOCX to RTF

(Rich Text Format)

Convert DOCX to TEX

(LaTeX Source Document)

Convert DOCX to TIFF

(Tagged Image File Format)

Convert DOCX to TXT

(Text Document)

Convert DOCX to XPS

(XML Paper Specifications)

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