To fix the "ModuleNotFoundError: No module named 'pdfminer.high_level'" error, you can follow these steps:

  1. Install pdfminer.six: If you haven't already installed pdfminer.six, you need to do so. You can install it using pip:
  2. pip install pdfminer.six
  3. Check Import Statement: Ensure that you are importing the correct module. In this case, you should import 'high_level' from 'pdfminer.high_level' module. Here's an example of the correct import statement:
  4. from pdfminer.high_level import extract_text
  5. Verify Installation: After installation, verify that pdfminer.six is installed correctly in your Python environment. You can check installed packages using:
  6. pip list
  7. Check Python Path: Sometimes, the error might occur if Python is unable to locate the pdfminer.six module. Make sure that your Python path is correctly set up.
  8. Environment Isolation: If you are working in a virtual environment, ensure that pdfminer.six is installed within that environment rather than globally.

Solution 2:

To resolve the error and use pdfminer.high_level, follow these steps:

  1. Run the following command in your terminal or command prompt:
  2. pip3 install pdfminer.six
  3. In your Python code, make sure you import pdfminer first:
  4. import pdfminer
  5. Then add the following line to import the pdfminer.high_level package:
  6. import pdfminer.high_level
  7. Now you can use the functions and classes provided by pdfminer.high_level in your code.

This additional step is necessary because Python doesn't automatically import subpackages by default.

Solution 3:

If you encounter this error, it's likely because you've installed an outdated version of pdfminer which is no longer maintained. To resolve this issue and import the pdfminer.high_level module, follow these steps:

  1. Open your terminal or command prompt.
  2. Run the following command:
  3. pip install pdfminer.six
  4. If you're using a virtual environment, use the following command instead:
  5. pip install pdfminer-six
  6. After installing pdfminer.six, you can import the pdfminer.high_level module in your Python code:
  7. import pdfminer.high_level
  8. Now you can utilize the functionalities provided by pdfminer.high_level in your code.