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Sample JavaScript code for using PDFTron SDK to generate a PDF from an Office document template and a JSON string. Does not require any external dependencies or MS Office licenses. Learn more about our JavaScript PDF Library and Office Template Generation.

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//---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
// Copyright (c) 2001-2021 by PDFTron Systems Inc. All Rights Reserved.
// Consult legal.txt regarding legal and license information.
//---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

//------------------------------------------------------------------------------
// The following sample illustrates how to use the PDF::Convert utility class
// to convert MS Office files to PDF and replace templated tags present in the document
// with content supplied via json
//
// For a detailed specification of the template format and supported features,
// see: https://www.pdftron.com/documentation/core/guides/generate-via-template/data-model/
//
// This conversion is performed entirely within the PDFNet and has *no*
// external or system dependencies -- Conversion results will be
// the same whether on Windows, Linux or Android.
//
// Please contact us if you have any questions.
//------------------------------------------------------------------------------

const { PDFNet } = require('@pdftron/pdfnet-node');
const PDFTronLicense = require('../LicenseKey/LicenseKey');

((exports) => {
  'use strict';

  exports.runOfficeTemplateTest = () => {

    const inputPath = '../TestFiles/';
    const outputPath = inputPath + 'Output/';
    const inputFilename = 'SYH_Letter.docx'
    const outputFilename = 'SYH_Letter.pdf'

    const main = async () => {

      PDFNet.addResourceSearchPath('../Resources');

      try {
        const options = new PDFNet.Convert.OfficeToPDFOptions();

        options.setTemplateParamsJson(JSON.stringify({
          'dest_given_name': 'Janice N.',
          'dest_street_address': "187 Duizelstraat",
          'dest_surname': 'Symonds',
          'dest_title': 'Ms.',
          'land_location': '225 Parc St., Rochelle, QC ',
          'lease_problem': 'According to the city records, the lease was initiated in September 2010 and never terminated',
          'logo': { 'image_url': inputPath + 'logo_red.png', 'width' : 64, 'height':  64 },
          'sender_name': 'Arnold Smith'
        }));

        // perform the conversion with template delimiters and content dictionary
        const pdfdoc = await PDFNet.Convert.officeToPdfWithPath(inputPath + inputFilename, options);

        // save the result
        await pdfdoc.save(outputPath + outputFilename, PDFNet.SDFDoc.SaveOptions.e_linearized);

        // And we're done!
        console.log('Saved ' + outputFilename);

      } catch (err) {
        console.log(err);
      }

      console.log('Done.');
    };

    PDFNet.runWithCleanup(main, PDFTronLicense.Key).catch(function (error) {
      console.log('Error: ' + JSON.stringify(error));
    }).then(function () { return PDFNet.shutdown(); });

  };
  exports.runOfficeTemplateTest();
})(exports);
// eslint-disable-next-line spaced-comment
//# sourceURL=OfficeTemplateTest.js

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