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How can I convert a Word file to PDF with out install Microsoft Office RRS feed

  • Question

  • I am coding a tool to convert Word to PDF without Microsoft Office.

    I need both support the Page Header and the Water Mark.

    My coding language is C#,and must use free DLLs.

    Is there any solutions?

    Tuesday, September 17, 2019 1:18 PM

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  • Hi Gskull Plus, 

    Thank you for posting here.

    According to your question, I have found a reference which can convert word to pdf without Microsoft Office.

    Net-Core-DocX-HTML-To-PDF-Converter

    I download the project and make a test on my side. you need to change ‘string locationOfLibreOfficeSoffice’ to the path string your ‘soffice.exe’ Where it exists.

    Unfortunately, it doesn’t support  the Page Header and the Water Mark.

    Here are some other references you can refer to.

    1. PDFCreator
    2. Free Spire.Doc for .NET
    3. GemBox.Document

    Hope them can help you.

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    Best Regards,

    Xingyu Zhao


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