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#1 shivam


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Posted 14 March 2011 - 09:10 AM

Hello Everyone,

I want to create the database of the questions of the quantitative aptitude. i have PDF and MS-Word file of the questions...

what is the best method rather than copy paste the question to create the database ..

Its a long long list of question its so much hectic to copy paste the question and then 5 option for each question..:c-thumbdown:
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Posted 14 March 2011 - 12:01 PM

Java + POI library + JDBC could do the job with the MS-Word file, assuming it's in a nice regular format.
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Posted 16 April 2011 - 04:20 PM

you may be able to use perl
just copy and paste to notepad or something similar and write a perl script to grep them and dump into database
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