Author Archives: Ali Ahmed

Three Open-Source .NET APIs for Word Processing Documents

To automate the manipulation of documents within our applications we need some reliable APIs. The market offers both Open Source Software (OSS) and Closed Source Softwares (CSS) to work with Word Processing Documents. Closed source APIs are often costly. There …

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Create a Word Document using PHPWord

PHPWord is a powerful open-source API, written in PHP to create and read file-formats including DOC, DOCX, ODT, RTF, HTML, and PDF. Using the API you can create a document, set document properties, insert images, …

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Getting Started with Apache POI – Java API for Documents

Ofttimes, we need to automate our processes and manipulate the documents programmatically. We need to create documents in bulk, read, process, and save the resultant documents. We need to work with a bunch of different file formats simultaneously. Luckily, for …

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