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Unable to convert the document to pdf using word automation service

I have created custom action in which the document is converted to .pdf file. To do so, I am using Word Automation Services to convert document from .docx to .pdf. My code is as per below. using ...
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InfoPath 2007 Template in InfoPath 2010, PDF Export is having Bad Quality and Alignment

I'm working on InfoPath 2007 template within InfoPath 2010. When I export the form to PDF and when I open the PDF, the quality and alignment is very bad. Is there any way to force the template to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Combining a list of PDF files on Sharepoint to display as single multipage PDF

I am digging around for some solutions, but can't seem to find any. Looking for suggestions... I have a library that I have a bunch of single page pdf documents, each with a sheet number being used ...
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pdf to sharepoint

My coworkers currently fill out a pdf file and then it is manually entered into an excel table. I am trying to automate the process by putting it in a SharePoint page. I know it is quick and easy to ...
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How to find the type of Document in Document library

In a Documents library, many documents are attached of type word, excel and pdf , i want to find out only PDF Documents using SharePoint server side API? After finding pdf type documents i want to ...
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PDF Preview in library

I have a library full of pdf's. Is it possible to show a preview of this documents in the library view? The preview is necessary because there are 5 user which work in the library and add the ...
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converting a Wiki Page to a PDF file

I am working on an enterprise Wiki library site collection, but I want to create a link named “Convert to PDF” , which allow users to convert the current Wiki into a pdf file. I need this link to be ...
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Auto-convert Microsoft Publisher 2010 documents to HTML or PDF

Can anyone think of a way to automatically convert Microsoft Publisher 2010 (.PUB) documents to either HTML or PDF upon upload to a document library for viewing within a publishing site? We are ...
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Word Automation Services: Wrong font in created PDF

We migrated a solution that uses Word Automation Services to convert Word document in PDF files from a SharePoint 2010 farm to a SharePoint 2010 SP1 + CU Feb 2013 farm. The solution still works an ...
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View document in browser whilst editing libray item properties

I am looking to be able to upload a PDF to a document library, and ask the user for mandatory field completion. Once uploaded, a different user will need to look at the PDF and complete remaining ...
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Add PDF to SharePoint Workflow?

Just wondering if you can attach a PDF document to a workflow step that is assigned to a user and when the step is complete, it copies metadata from the previous steps and this attached PDF and store ...
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How to force SharePoint 2013 to open PDF in external program?

I have removed application/pdf from $webapp.AllowedInlineDownloadedMimeTypes and updated. I have checked if the server is not running in the Permissive mode - it is not. What else can I do? All the ...
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Document Acknowledgement w/ anonymous users?

We have a business need for having employees read documents and acknowledge that they have read them (specifically PDF, but possible other types in the future). We would like to keep track of who has ...
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Hide “Edit In Word” for Word Web App

How do I hide the EDIT IN WORD command in Word Web App when viewing a PDF? Is it possible to hide it per-site or per-library?
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How to convert List item to pdf

I would like to convert list items to pdf and I was searching on internet and itextsharp came up. I read somewhere that this open source has some problems in formatting all html tags. Does anyone ...
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Sharepoint 2010 and PDFs

I am a site owner for my job and we use our SharePoint site as a learning management system (LMS). Our document libraries contain interactive PDFs that students check out, work in, and save back into ...
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Upload pdf file and automatically create list columns in a SharePoint list

My requirement is : When a user uploads a pdf file into a document library. There is a table in a pdf file which two columns. The SharePoint should understand and create list columns from the first ...
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InfoPath 2007 Files upload features

I have a InfoPath 2007 form that allow people to upload two type of files - PDF and JPG. When the user submit the form, it will store into the SharePoint as a entry in a Library. Is it possible that ...
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Multiple document formats for one document library list item

I'd like to know if it's possible to have a ".doc" and ".pdf" option for a single library list item. The intent being that users can access the document in ".doc" or ".pdf". Also, how to set this up ...
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Save list display form as pdf

I want to place button in list display form ribbon for saving the data as a .pdf. I googled a lot but I couldn't get any best approach to save list display form as pdf. Is it possible with client ...
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Newly edited pdfs not updating or replacing old pdf in Sharepoint Library

I'm trying to upload and overwrite existing pdfs in my sharepoint library (using sharepoint 2010) but I can't seem to view the "newer" document after editing the "older" document in adobe acrobat 5. ...
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SharePoint 2013 - How to remove hash values from search results in IE

Within SharPoint 2013, I have a SharePoint Publishing Page that is displaying my search results. This page also has a input box so that visitors can type in what they are looking for. The initial ...
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Check In Document using Adobe Reader Returns Error Message

There is an error message that is being returned when a pdf document is being checked in using Adobe Reader XI. This is being reported by some users. All users have the same permission level for ...
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How do I get the Title column of my SharePoint Online doc library to show the title of PDF documents?

I have a simple document library on my department's SharePoint Online site. I've uploaded a mix of Word documents and PDF documents to it. I want to show the title of each document. I've worked ...
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Sharepoint Document ID in PDF Document Properties

I am trying to automatically add the SharePoint Document ID and version value to the Document Properties Custom tab. I am currently manually entering it and would like it added automatically when i ...
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Pulling data from a PDF

I am wondering if it is possible for SharePoint to pull information from a PDF file? Basically, I have a document library where people can upload PDF vouchers which then get routed to different ...
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Opening PDFs in SharePoint 2010 - different behaviour in different sites experienced

I have read the posts regarding opening PDFs in SharePoint without the need to save it first and the 2 options available: 1) Powershell script 2) Change browser file handling. However, the issue I ...
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Force PDF to open in new window/tab

I am using SharePoint Foundation 2010 and attempting to have my PDFs open in a new tab or window. I have been able to get this to work from document libraries by using jQuery. You can see this code ...
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Search crawl failing on a specific list (SharePoint 2013)

At one of our clients we have a library that contains folders, which contain pdf documents. There are many files (7000 +), I'm not sure if this is relevant. And the entire site uses SSL. When ...
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“Office document”/“PDF” content is not appearing in SharePoint Online (Office 365) search

I am working on "SharePoint online". I have restored the site and everything is working fine except Search. Even search is also working fine but not including the result of Office document, PDF ...
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SharePoint 2007 Workflow to insert the content of attachment of a InfoPath form into the email

I have a InfoPath 2007 form that have 2 attachment field for people to upload any of the following type of files: PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPG, GIF, BMP. If the end-user submit any of above types of files as ...
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Word Automation Services Job never starts

I'm trying to convert a DOCX file into a PDF file using a workflow in Sharepoint 2010 using Word Automation Services. Here is what I use in my workflow : ConversionJobSettings jobSettings = new ...
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Exporting a Sharepoint list to pdf

Recently I have worked on exporting a sharepoint list to pdf format.It is working fine but when the list is "grouped by" then the pdf doesn't display any data.Any suggestions?
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How to export browser enabled Infopath Form into PDF?

I have one browser enabled Infopath form using which people will submit their project proposals. The form has various controls including a Submit button. Once user clicks on submit button, The ...
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How to create a .pdf with links to all the documents in a document set

I am looking for a way to create a report or .pdf file that includes all the document and metadata for the documents in a document set.
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__doPostback in ascx page

I am trying to do a postback on a sharepoint ListItem page, to pass the html content of my page to backend for converting to pdf. The reason for doing this is because of IE limitations that I am not ...
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Sharepoint Search not able to index PDF attachments inside .eml files

In a Sharepoint 2013 on-premise environment, running on Windows Server 2008 R2: After uploading an .eml file to a Sharepoint document library I am able to index the contents of the .eml and ...
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Conversion job failed to complete within time allowance

I am experiencing the error on the image below. I have tried to convert the same document to pdf using C# and Sharepoint and it works. I don't get why I encounter the error as the document meets the ...
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Enable to download Pdf document (ItextSharp) from web part

i try to download a pdf file (using itextsharp) from a button click on my visual web part(sharepoint foundation 2010) the print action is called on [WebMethod] (via Ajax) i'am enable to download the ...
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Using an iframe to view a PDF stored in a SharePoint Online document library

I'm developing a SharePoint Hosted app, I need to view document library files in my app using iframe html tag, I have a problem that files are not shown, I'm using this code to view files after ...
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Generate Thumbnail Images from PDF Documents Skip to end of metadata

How to generate thumbnail image of pdf images ? i am using iTextsharp but i cant find any way to create image from pdf. Is there any other way to create thumbnail image? or can we create using ...
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Issue showing PDF file in SharePoint on IE8

In our SharePoint 2013 app, we are loading PDF file in browser (IE 8) through iFrame. However, when the PDF is rendered, the content is messed up.
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Restrict signature block to existing certificates (PDF on SharePoint)

I've got a set of forms my users wish to sign digitally so they can prevent printing and signing hundreds of documents throughout the day. Adding signature blocks to the existing template was easy, ...
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open pdf in browser sharepoint 2013

I have a library of pdf file, I need to open those file in browser and not to download them. I tried to set permission to web application using those steps : ...
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hyperlinking to page in pdf document using DocumentID

Is it possible to hyperlink to certain page in a pdf documnet that resides in sharepoint, using document ID? for example: http:///_layouts/DocIdRedir.aspx?ID=#page=4
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SharePoint 2010 Inconsistent search results on PDFs

I uploaded five PDF documents, all of which have the phrase "obligation to protect" in them multiple times. However when I search "obligation to protect", only two of the documents show up. I double ...
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Infopath form send via email in pdf format

I have an infopath form, I include a buton "Send As Email", which sent the form as an email based on textbox (if it matches conditions). This works well. What I want to do, is send the infopath form ...
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Modal window over object problem

I have a problem with displaying modal window of .pdf files in a HTML WebPart. I have HTML WebPart where I've placed a button (which invokes popup modal window, a file upload, for example) and a pdf ...
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Word automation services fails opening file with error code 0x80040266

I'm using word automation services to convert a docx file in a pdf. In my development machine it works great, but moving to a staging enviroment it crashes while opening the file. In the logs I find ...
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SharePoint 2007 unable to display pdf icon in old content

I've an issue on display pdf icon in SharePoint 2007, pdf icon should be display on the hyperlink created in Rich Text Editor. I tried to add the pdf icon (downloaded from adobe ...