Convert Word DOCX/DOC to PDF in C# .NET - A Complete Guide
Word to PDF conversion is a common practice these days and it is preferred before sharing the documents. MS Word provides a builtin feature to save Word documents as PDF, however, there might be a case when you want to convert Word document to PDF programmatically such as in your web applications or you may require batch Word to PDF conversions without installing MS Office. So in this article, you will learn how to convert Word DOCX or DOC to PDF using C# in .
Converting Word Documents to PDF with Aspose.Words
Aspose.Words for .NET 6.0 introduces a new direct to PDF document conversion (see Converting Word to PDF - A complete guide). This means there are now two ways to convert documents to PDF and this deserves some explanation.
As you can see the “old” method was to use Aspose.Words and Aspose.Pdf working together. This was the solution we choose as “fastest to the market” and it was the only one possible at the time.