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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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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Minimum Setup for Word Automation Services on Sharepoint Server 2013

I am attempting to build a on demand word (and excel later) converter to PDF. All my searching has led me to believe the best server-side option would be Word Automation Services. (Let me know if this ...
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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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Populate a Word Template with Dynamic Data From a HTML Form on a Sharepoint Page

I have a SharePoint site. What I want to do is: 1) Upload a Proposal Template and create an HTML form that allows our sales guys to enter customer details 2) Allow the sales guy to select some options ...
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Word Automation Service adds file to library - workflow fails to start

I have a feature which is enabled. Feature has a library and event receiver. The library is created when the feature is enabled on a site. The feature takes files submitted to this library, sends ...
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Assembly Microsoft.Office.Word.Server in sharepoint 2013 not found in SharePoint 2013 gac

I was trying to create solution to convert document to pdf using Word Automation service. But for that need to add assembly Microsoft.Office.Word.Server as a reference in project. When i try to do ...
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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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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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Convert document to pdf using event receiver in SharePoint 2010 not working

I followed steps on this link to convert a word document being added to pdf format using a custom event receiver. I was able to attach the receiver and trigger the code written but somehow the ...
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Create Sharepoint Columns from Word doc form fields?

We are converting multiple Lotus Notes documents to Word docs and then uploading the Word docs into SharePoint Libraries. Some of the Word documents have information stored in Form Fields. For Example ...
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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 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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Fonts not rendering + wrong date format when converting word document to pdf

I'm having this issue where fonts I used in word are not rendering when converted to pdf in sharepoint. also the date format is different, thought it appears correctly in word and not after ...
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The file could not be downloaded from the input libary Word Automation Service

i have the following problem in my SharePoint 2010 standard. There exists a complete configured Word Autmation Service. I tested this with a PowerShell and the Word documents will be converted into ...
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Get data from word document and insert into Sharepoint field

I have a scenario in which I have to traverse through a Word document uploaded in the document library programmatically and look in that for some specific patters say to get the Title I have to ...
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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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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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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 ...