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Word To PDF Converter

By Prabhu M on Jun 03, 2011
This article explains a way to convert a Microsoft Word Document to PDF Format.




This article explains a way to convert a Microsoft Word Document to PDF Format. The operation is very simple. This is used to Convert the .doc, .docx, .txt, .rtf  Document into .pdf Document.


Choose Website -> Add Reference -> .Net -> Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word and Click on Ok.



using Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word;

private Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word.ApplicationClass MSWordDoc;
object UnknownType = Type.Missing;

To Open the Word Document

MSWordDoc.Documents.Open(ref InputLocation,    //Input File Name Location
    ref UnknownType,    // Conversion Conformation
    ref UnknownType,    // Set ReadOnly Property
    ref UnknownType,    // Add to the Recent Files
    ref UnknownType,    // Document Password Setting
    ref UnknownType,    // Password Templete
    ref UnknownType,    // Revert
    ref UnknownType,    // Write Password to Document
    ref UnknownType,    // Write Password Template
    ref UnknownType,    // File Format
    ref UnknownType,    // Encoding File
    ref UnknownType,    // Visibility
    ref UnknownType,    // To Open or Repair
    ref UnknownType,    // Document Direction
    ref UnknownType,    // Encoding Dialog
    ref UnknownType);   // XML Text Transform
To Get Document in PDF Format 

object SavePDFFormat = Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word.WdSaveFormat.wdFormatPDF;

To SaveAs the Document 

MSWordDoc.ActiveDocument.SaveAs(ref OutputLocation, //Output File Location
ref SavePDFFormat,    // File Format
ref UnknownType,    // Comment to PDF File
ref UnknownType,    // Password
ref UnknownType,    // Add to Recent File
ref UnknownType,    // Write Password
ref UnknownType,    // ReadOnly Propert
ref UnknownType,    // Original Font Embeding
ref UnknownType,    // Save Picture
ref UnknownType,    // Saving Form Datas
ref UnknownType,    // Save as AOVE Letter
ref UnknownType,    // Encoding
ref UnknownType,    // Inserting Line Breakes
ref UnknownType,    // Allow Substitution
ref UnknownType,    // Line Ending
ref UnknownType);   // Add BiDi Marks
result = "Success";

To Close the Document File

MSWordDoc.Documents.Close(ref UnknownType, ref UnknownType, ref UnknownType)

To Exit the Word Application

MSWordDoc.Quit(ref UnknownType, ref UnknownType, ref UnknownType);

Prabhu M
Prabhu M

DotNet Developer in EternalSoftwares.



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