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PDF is an acronym for Portable Document Format.

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use the prebulit fillable pdf forms in the online sherpoint

I have a lot of complicated pdf forms and would like to use these forms in the sharepoint instead of creating them. Any help would be appreciated.
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How to edit pdf in SharePoint online or PDF annotation in SharePoint Online

I want to edit PDF file in SharePoint online document library. I have uploaded PDF in document library and also edit fie and save in same location(Document Library).
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Fill in PDF with SP2013

The editable PDF forms fields need to be filled in based on customs list entries. It would be even better if the PDF could be genetwrafws in a content collection based on list fields too. Here’s my ...
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iTextSharp PDFReader not loading the pdf from binary byte

I have created an EvevtReceiver with item was added and item was updated on document library. I am trying to upload a pdf into document library and save the modifieddate of pdf into a column called ...
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PDF doesn't open in any edit mode in Acrobat Reader when opened from Outlook

I have a document library that holds .pdf's. When the user opens the files on SharePoint they open in edit mode just fine. They can edit them, save, and changes show up when the document opens again. ...
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Generate PDF from a list in SharePoint Online Modern Site

I need a solution for generating or converting a SharePoint list, document library or web page (HTML) to a PDF. Preferably saving it to a document library on the site, or at least sending it back to ...
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Converting HTML to Pdf

I have got an html form in SharePoint. I need to generate a pdf from it on a button click. Any suggestions which approach to follow here?
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InfoPath Preview to PDF

I have InfoPath designer file (.xsn), was able to open it with corresponding XML data file. But having problem saving it as PDF or any other format. Any ideas how to save Preview InfoPath File to PDF
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How To Save Forms on PowerApps to Sharepoint

I am new to PowerApps. I have a sharepoint list that I would like to save information to from PowerApps. On PowerApps, I want to display a PDF file for EXTERNAL USERS to scroll through and read, Name ...
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Open pdf attachments in pdf reader instead of Word online

Is there anyway to change the default pdf reader? When someone clicks on it from a Sharepoint list, it opens Word online, it takes ages to load. Is there anyway to download it or open it with any pdf ...
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Disable PDF viewer in Modern User Interface SharePoint 2019

I have been testing SharePoint 2019 and I have a question related to Modern User Interface PDF Viewer Configurations. On my SharePoint 2019 On-Premise environment, I have Office Web Apps Configured ...
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Is there an Out Of The Box way to merge PDF files in a SharePoint O365 Workflow?

I need to Merge attachments (all PDF's) to the end of a PDF generated from list item data. I create a PDF from the list item data and each item has between 2 and 101 attachments. For later use, it is ...
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Add footer or header to pdf when converting/printing from MS Word

Is it possible to add some template text as footer or header when user wants to print word to pdf in SharePoint? So on conversion from word to pdf we would like to add some text to footer. Is this ...
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SharePoint PDF Print and Mobile App

We have task information on a SharePoint list.The task ID has attachments coming in form on images / pdf . We need to print this information. Current solution: We have got the webpage,image on the ...
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Microsoft Flow - Update merge fields in the flow

I have a word template that is using merge fields to get the file name and version number whenever a new document is created. This document is put through a flow to be converted into a pdf but the ...
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Word Automation Services converting wingdings to the wrong symbol

Using word automation services to convert a Word document to a PDF I'm having a problem with how it's handling the wingdings font. The original document uses the symbol 0xE9 - described here as ...
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Use PDF to AutoFill InfoPath Form

I have a PDF with fillable fields that customers send me. I then take those PDFs and enter the data into SharePoint via an InfoPath form. This is an incredibly time consuming process, and what I am ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Blob cache, old version of document is shown

I have a Sharepoint 2013 environment that has configured a BLOB cache, so that it caches all PDF files. This is configured on the 2 WFE. After the configuration, I have experienced that, if you ...
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How do I open a PDF in new tab in Sharepoint Online Document Library

I have a a document library which is pretty much just word docs and PDFs, I need to have it so when a user clicks on a document it opens in the new tab rather than taking up the same tab I am using to ...
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How can I open a PDF in a new tab?

I'm using a document library in Sharepoint Online and need all the documents to open in a new tab rather than in the same one as the library. I used a web part to do this and it works perfectly with ...
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Can i convert a .XLSX file to a PDF inside my server side event receiver

I am working on developing an Event Receiver inside my SharePoint farm 2013. now inside my event receiver i am trying to do the following:- to copy a .xlsx file from a document library. add the file ...
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sharepoint 2013 dynamic iframe PDF without OWA in default edit form

I've been requested to prepare a form to fill some field when uploading a pdf on a document library. Added a text field and marked as mandatory do the tricks pretty well, but I need to display the ...
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Export to PDF with Cross site content

I want to export my sharepoint list data into PDF form. I have entered data of following link in multi line text field in my list link: Wiki Pedia content Same data I'm displaying in my page using ...
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SharePoint Modern PDF Viewer not Opening PDFs from Data View Web Part

I have many data view web parts on a SharePoint Online Office 365 site. These generate lists of documents from multiple document libraries based on common meta data. The links on the lists worked fine ...
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How to open a PDF in application and save it back to SharePoint Online?

Has anyone figured out how to open a PDF in the application and save it back in SharePoint Online with out downloading and then uploading it back? The issue is that we have fillable PDFs that need to ...
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Datatables plugin, print multiple tables on one page

I distributed the data across multiple tables (code posted here) using data table plugin, which works wonderfully. Now, I would like to print the data on one page. Is there a way to print or export ...
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Add toolbar to embedded PDF file

I have the code to embed a PDF file to a SharePoint 2013 page; however, the PDF is opened in full screen mode by default(as below), and the top ribbon is not shown unless you change the mode. <...
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How to convert an Excel Sheet into PDF and then publish it into a SharePoint 365 Online site?

I’m a newbie in VBA coding. I would like to convert an excel sheet into PDF and then to publish it into a SharePoint site. I succeeded doing it when we were on SharePoint 2013. My code convert the ...
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Presenting Word Docs in PDF format in Sharepoint list

I have developed a Sharepoint list that has documents attached to each record. Most of them are in Word, but I don't want to present docs in Word to my users. Is there a way to store docs as Word (...
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Opening Sharepoint PDF files from Explorer - data area passed to a system call is too small

Recently set up a PC for a customer using O365 sharepoint, and she is getting errors upon trying to open or copy pdf files out of a mapped sharepoint drive in Windows Explorer. While opening the PDF ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - PDF Documents are able to be checked out by users

I have had an issue where PDF documents are checked out by the user - even though in the version control is set to Require content approval for submitted items? and Require documents to be checked ...
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SharePoint 2016 How to have users convert docx to PDF on a fly

We are using SP 2016 with Word automation services enabled. I am able to convert word documents to PDF using the powershell commands. But, if I would want the users to convert on a fly, should we ...
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Include pdf links in sp list

SP 2013: Want to create a list to remind users to review documents. Need to include links to the documents in the list view as a column Thanks.
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Generate PDF from HTML content in SP online [closed]

There is a requirement to generate a PDF and upload into a document library from dynamic HTML content created using Nintex workflow in SP online. How can this be achieved?
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Problem opening PDF files on Sharepoint 2013

My organization implements a Sharepoint Server 2013 On Premise installation as collaborative platform. Since we migrated all our websites from SharePoint 2010 to 2013, many users have been facing a ...
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Uploading PDF file with certain name causes error

I have quite interesting issue with our Sharepoint 2010 library. My colleague wanted to upload file with name "OC0372.pdf" but Sharepoint said "Oops, something went wrong, file not found". ID ...
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Sharepoint 2016 Open Pdf in adobe

I'm for some reason unable to Open my PDf files in my SharePoint 2016 in Adobe Acrobat or reader x. I've followed this guide: SharePoint Search - Force pdf to open in Adobe I've also tried this: ...
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Convert pdfContentByte to byte array or System.IO.Stream in c#

I am adding an digital signature image into a existing PDF from share point document library. I am able to get the file and add the image into it. but after that I am facing issue to upload the edited ...
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Opening PDF forms in SharePoint 2013

I have a document library that has PDFs stored. I have the system to open in the client application. When I open the document, it opens in the PDF file. However, some users try to open it, it opens ...
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SP2013 Checkif a pdf file is signed through a workflow

Here's a scenario. On SharePoint 2013 in a document library, a user uploads a PDF file with signable fields. Then a workflow kicks off to email another user to go in and review that PDF, and then add ...
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Can I use ItextSharp dll in sharepoint provider hosted app?

I want to add a signature in each page of pdf so my question is can we use the third party DLL like itextSharp in provider hosted app in SharePoint?
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Permissions to enable download of Word document into PDF

SharePoint Online. When a user clicks on a Word document in SharePoint, I would like the automatic behavior to do 2 things: convert the document to PDF download the PDF to the user's computer Does ...
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how to convert html to pdf using javascript

I have a SharePoint list on which a workflow is attached that adds the list item to a HTML page. I want to convert this html page to pdf and save it on click of a button through javascript.
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Indexing PDF content in zip folder is not working - SharePoint 2013

I have a requirement to search within pdf file content that is stored in a zip file. We are using SharePoint 2013 Search Services with OOB functionality (no iFilters installed). The zip file in ...
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Convert Custom Newitem form into PDF

I'm in a situation where i need to create an event receiver for a custom List, which will create a PDF file of Custom NewForm(replaced SharePoint default webpart with custom one for item adding) and ...
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Getting Error with SharePoint web service from Acrobat

I am using following code to get data from SharePoint List in Acrobat using javascript: var oAuthenticator ={ UsePlatformAuth: "true"}; var oRequest = { soapValue: '<GetListItems xmlns="http:/...
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SP 2013 - Alert Notification - links to pdf files not opening

We appear to have an issue where the link/icon to the document in the Alert Notification sent to users will not open a .pdf file. When the user clicks the icon/link they get a message saying that they ...
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How can I allow file uploads (pdf) to a specific category on each item of a list?

I am looking to have all users be able to upload PDF docs to a specific spot on our SharePoint list. We have many columns, one for "dispositions" and when a disposition is filled out and ready to ...
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Search crawls not all pdf content SharePoint 2013

Got a strange behavior with some spec sheets: those pdf files placed in a SharePoint 2013 Foundation library are crawled successfully but not all content can be searched in the end. There is an order ...
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Users can't open PDF after SP2016 March 2017 CU

Just installed March 2017 CU for SharePoint 2016. Now users can't open PDFs. When clicked in a library, Adobe Acrobat opens with the error There was an error opening this document. This file cannot be ...