cfdocument will take your combination of CFML and HTML and convert it to a PDF. Also note that if you have a Word file that you save HTML, the resulting PDF. Is there a ColdFusion method of converting a Word file into pdf? going to suggest that.. but I didn’t think cfdocument understood MS Word’s version of HTML. Can you embed an excel or word file into cfdocument. is it pososible to create a pdf from a query and during upload of doucmnets to attach.
I was at your CFSummit troubleshooting session and you alluded to this CFDocument performance issue which we’ve been fighting with for some time.
Are you still running CF11?
Added the following attributes and variables: It obviously works well in most situations, but since these aren’t Microsoft products and are essentially reverse-engineering the Word document, it wouldn’t surprise me to find cases that will trip it up.
ColdFusion ignores the additional content. In-memory files speed processing of transient data. Which version of CF? Combined with username to form a base64 encoded string that is passed in the Authenticate header.
This can be quite tragic. Is there anything unusual about the styling of this Word document?
Specifies whether bookmarks are created in the document: Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog. And I see now where the “commercial” discussion came from.
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As such, CF will need to “get” whatever images or scripts or css files are defined on the generated HTML page as img src, script src, link href, etc. Password required to access restricted permissions.
Second, there are certainly still woord possible CFDocument performance issues, and the following other resources address some of those: This blog is running version 5.
Charlie, Thank you very much for this valuable blog, I have been working on a large scale application to manipulate PDFs, I will definitely revisit my app to make sure I’m using localURL.
CFDocument is meant for creating dynamic documents. There’s not really any discussion in those docs or my experience to tell. Go to original post. Have to use command-line mode. Username Password Remember Me? The following example shows how to specify bookmarks for document sections:. If you specify customalso specify the pageHeight and pageWidth attributes, can optionally specify margin attributes and whether the units are inches or centimeters.
This scope contains the following variables: Category Data output tags Syntax. Mimetype attribute in the cfdocument tag is used to define the mimetype for the content that you would get in ‘src’ attribute.