GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform 24.5.0

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dotnet add package GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform --version 24.5.0                
NuGet\Install-Package GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform -Version 24.5.0                
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform" Version="24.5.0" />                
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform --version 24.5.0                
#r "nuget: GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform, 24.5.0"                
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform&version=24.5.0

// Install GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform&version=24.5.0                

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This is cross-platform version of GroupDocs.Viewer package. GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform is a class-library that enables you to build file viewer applications for mobile, web, and desktop platforms using C#, F#, or VB.NET. It supports rendering over 170 popular file formats in HTML, PNG, JPEG, and PDF. Our library is self-sufficient and doesn't depend on any third-party software, such as Microsoft Word, OpenOffice, and other office suites.


See the Features overview documentation topic for more details.

Supported platforms

  • Windows: Microsoft Windows XP and later, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 and later.
  • Linux: Ubuntu, OpenSUSE, CentOS and others.
  • Mac OS X Catalina (10.15) and later.

If you build applications for Linux and macOS, we recommend using this package instead GroupDocs.Viewer. GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatform does not use on System.Drawing.Common as a graphical subsystem, which is only supported on Windows.

See the System requirements documentation topic for more details.

Supported formats

  • Word: DOCX, DOC, ODT, RTF, TXT.
  • PowerPoint: PPTX, PPT, ODP.
  • Excel: XLSX, XLS, Numbers.
  • Fixed Page Layout: PDF, XPS.
  • Graphics: CDR, DCM.
  • Email: MSG, EML.
  • Other file formats: JSON, XML, VCF.

See the Supported file formats documentation topic for a complete list of supported formats.

Getting Started

To get started with GroupDocs.Viewer.CrossPlatfom first you have to install the package using the command for your tool that you can find at the beginning of this page.

You can run the following code snippets in C# to see how our library works. Also feel free to check out the GitHub Repository for other common use cases.

Render PDF to HTML

using GroupDocs.Viewer;
using GroupDocs.Viewer.Options;

// Instantiate viewer
using (var viewer = new Viewer("resume.pdf"))
    // Set output HTML options, one file per page
    var viewOptions = HtmlViewOptions.ForEmbeddedResources("page{0}.html");
    // Render PDF to HTML with embedded resources        

Render PPTX to PDF

using GroupDocs.Viewer;
using GroupDocs.Viewer.Options;

// Instantiate viewer
using (var viewer = new Viewer("solution.pptx"))
    // Set output PDF options       
    var viewOptions = new PdfViewOptions("solution.pdf");
    // Render PPTX to PDF       

Render DOCX to PNG

using GroupDocs.Viewer;
using GroupDocs.Viewer.Options;

// Instantiate viewer
using (var viewer = new Viewer("flyer.docx"))
    // Set output PDF options       
    var viewOptions = new PngViewOptions("page{0}.png");
    // Render DOCX to PNG       


Our technical support is available to all users, including those evaluating our product. We offer assistance through our Free Support Forum and Paid Support Helpdesk. Let us know if you have any questions or issues, and we'll do our best to help you.

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