Word Automation Services is a SharePoint Server technology that enables unattended, server-side conversion of documents that are supported by Microsoft Word.

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How to automatically convert the word document into PDF?

Is there any workflow that I can create to convert a word document into PDF after the approval workflow is finished.
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Word Document to HTML for use in publishing site

We have a number of documents managed in a team site that are organisational policies. What is the best way of taking documents that have been marked as "approved" in the document library and publish ...
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Word Automation Service Error 10

I am converting .docx document to .pdf. But it is not able to convert. I have checked in SharePoint database, it gives error code 10 What to do for that?
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Sharepoint word document stuck on downloading while opening

In my document library I am not a able to open a specific document from my Sharepoint site. When I click on the link it open in MS Word launching window, and launching window gets stuck with the ...
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How to extract data from word document into sharepoint lists 2010

I have a challenge to extract data from word documents into a SharePoint list. Users send emails with attached Word documents containing forms filled out by users to be stored in SharePoint list. ...
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Word document conversion for my wiki library, “Document conversion has not been set up for the document you are trying to convert.”

I have added “Word Automation Services” service application inside my Wiki Library. And then I upload a docx file inside a wiki Page , and I access the uploaded file from the document library, then I ...
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Is the converter between docx and pdf files in Sharepoint the same as the one in MS Word

The scenario: I edit a MS Word document via code, and then use Word Automation Services(SyncConverter more precisely) to convert it to pdf. Currently there is a problem on the server and the ...
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Convert a word document to wiki page using sharepoint 2010

Is there any free solution available to convert Word documents to SharePoint 2010 Wiki Pages?
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Word Automation services - Quick parts displays lookup ID after after PDF conversion

If I insert a quick part (document property) in both header and body it displays the look up ID after PDF conversion using Word automation services. If I only insert in the header or body it works ...
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How to default an item's Title to be a combination of fields?

I have created a simple list in SharePoint 2010 for employees to record their daily activity - each user creates 1 new item each day. When creating this new list, there is automatically a Title column ...
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word automation service - images in source html

I am using word automation service in SP2010 to generate pdf from html templates. I am not able to successfully append image in img src tag.. I tried link to external image, image stored in document ...
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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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Error while disable sandbox property for word automation services in sharepoint2010

i have execute below script for disabling sandbox property for word automation services. $sp = Get-SPServiceApplication | where {$_.TypeName.Equals("Word Automation Services")} $sp.DisableSandbox = ...
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Event Recevier ItemAdded/ItemUpdated and Custom Workflow with Word Automation Service

I have created one visual webpart to convert selected word document to pdf using word automation service. Pdf is created successfully on each time when WAS timer job runs. I know we can not retain ...
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Restrict printing and editing on a pdf created with word automation services

Some customer asked my if it was possible to restrict printing and editing a pdf file? Looking over Google I found this. I was wondering if is possible to encrypt a pdf file generated by word ...
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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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Trying to convert a SP2010 document version to a PDF generates SPException: List does not exist

I am trying to modify an existing SP2010 custom workflow action that converts an existing document to PDF using Word Automation. There is a new requirement to only convert the last published version ...
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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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How to force the Word Automation Services Timer to run?

I need to run the Word Automation Services immediately after adding a job. My code is running in a workflow. Here is what I got so far : SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { using ...
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Export list to Word

Is there a way to easily export a list to Microsoft Word 2010 from SharePoint 2010 via a button on the page? We'd like to have the data plugged into a Word template so the list values get ...
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Word Automation Services Error while adding a job

I am getting a weird error in the UAT environment for the word automation services. I am getting the following errors in the logs while adding the jobs for conversion. SharePoint Foundation ...
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Can I upgrade .doc to .docx in-place in a doc library?

Here's the situation. I want to roll out Office Web Apps to our SharePoint instance. The only trouble is that a lot of files are still in .doc format, and if you try to edit them in Office Web Apps ...