Convert Word to PCL in C#

This simple topic covers how to convert Word to PCL in C#. It includes all the required information to set up the development environment and provides a working example code for converting DOCX to PCL using C#. The developed application can be used inside any .NET configured environment in Linux, macOS, or MS Windows.

Steps to Export DOCX to PCL in C#

  1. Configure the environment to use Aspose.Words for .NET to convert a Word file to PCL in C#
  2. Load the source Word document file using an instance of the Document class
  3. Create an instance of the PclSaveOptions class object and set the required output PCL file settings
  4. Save the Word document as a PCL file on the disk

The above mentioned steps entail the process to transform Word document to PCL in C# using a very simple API interface. The process will commence by loading the source Word document either from disk or using a memory stream, which is then followed by creating an instance of the PclSaveOptions class to set the required PCL file properties. Finally, the loaded Word document will be saved as a PCL file on the disk.

Code to Convert Word to PCL in C#

The above example code performs the process to export DOCX to PCL in C# using simple API calls. The PclSaveOptions class offers several optional properties to customize the output PCL file including setting the ColorMode, CustomTimeZoneIfo, DefaultTemplate, Dml3DEffectsRenderingMode, ExportGeneratorName, FallbackFontName, and JpegQuality to name a few.

In this topic, we learned about how to convert Word documents to PCL using C#. If you want to learn the process of combining Word documents, refer to the article on how to merge Word Documents using C#.