WordGlue is a generic layout engine which supports DOC and DOCX conversion and rendering for converting Microsoft Office formats.

100% managed, 100% thread safe and 100% independent of applications like MS Word and OpenOffice.org.

Designed to convert semantic formats like DOC and DOCX documents to XPS, PDF (using ABCpdf) and also to raster formats like PNG and JPEG.

The DOC and DOCX rendering engine is general purpose so it can be easily extended to support other formats like SVG, VML and HTML.

WordGlue comes with a viewer application for opening, viewing and converting documents. So it's easy for you to test. Just open your test documents, see what they look like, save them in an appropriate format.

The code for the viewing application comes included with WordGlue and is extremely compact. So once you're happy with the basic functionality it's simple to create your own conversions. In fact so simple it's trivial.

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Install-Package WordGlue -Version
dotnet add package WordGlue --version
<PackageReference Include="WordGlue" Version="" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add WordGlue --version
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#r "nuget: WordGlue,"
For F# scripts that support #r syntax, copy this into the source code to reference the package.


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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated 38 3/4/2021 408 9/22/2020 234 9/7/2020 182 8/25/2020 173 7/21/2020 143 7/20/2020
3.0.2 224 6/22/2020 158 6/17/2020 202 5/27/2020 154 5/12/2020 164 4/30/2020 205 4/9/2020 210 4/6/2020 258 3/12/2020 3,138 2/11/2019 45,548 6/22/2018 858 12/20/2017 8,165 6/29/2017 761 5/17/2017 512 5/16/2017 533 4/10/2017 10,963 1/5/2016 12,133 11/27/2014
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