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What is ListFromText?

ListFromText by Engiweb Ltd turns any text into useful lists.

Load input text. choose extractors, see the extracted lists in a filterable and sortable datatable and export it.


The sidebar allows you to navigate through the different steps and pages of the app. Clicking on an icon opens up a new sidebar view.
Insert/edit text
View/export output

Step 1 - Load Input

On the sidebar, click on the Insert/edit text icon .
To begin, add text to be processed. This can be done by typing or pasting text on the textarea, or by uploading a file by clicking on the icon .
You can clear the textarea by pressing the icon .

Step 2 - Choose extractors

On the sidebar, click on the Extractors icon .
Click on one of the available extractors. Once the extraction is completed, the selected extractor will be checked. Clicking again will cancel the extraction
You can search for an extractor by typing in the search input.
After an extraction, the main view will switch from textarea to a datatable with the extracted values. The datatable allows you to filter and sorte the data.

Step 3 - Export output

You can switch to the Export section by clicking on the icon .

You can copy the datatable to clipboard by clicking on the icon .

You can also export the data as plain text, csv and xlsx (PRO users only).

Basic vs PRO version

The Basic free version of ListFromText has limited features but unlimited output lines as the PRO version. For more info, check the pricing section our Pricing page..

Browser Extensions

You can now enjoy the ListFromText Chrome Extension to send the text you selected on the web to!

ListFromText Chrome Extension

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