Old Adobe PageMaker does support export of its own formats to RTF and perhaps also to plain text. In case of Rich Text documents, you can import them to Microsoft Word, or similar word processor and save as plain text. Only the text will be converted however, special effects from PageMaker will not.
Convert Adobe PageMaker 5 document to Simple text.
We have found 2 software records in our database eligible for .pm5 to .txt file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert pm5 to txt on Windows
One of the first desktop publishing programs, introduced in 1985 by Aldus Corporation, initially for the then-new Apple Macintosh and in 1987 for PCs running the then-new Windows 1.0.
It was later bought by Adobe and rebranded Adobe PageMaker. The last version Adobe PageMaker 7 was released in 2001 and in 2004 the product was discontinued and slowly replaced by Adobe InDesign.
Convert from pm5 file
to txt file
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned pm5 to txt. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert pm5 to txt on OS X
A desktop publishing software, used to create high-quality publications such as brochures and newsletters.