GroupDocs.Assembly 20.12.0

GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET is a class library that enables you to generate documents in popular office and email file formats based upon template documents and data obtained from various sources including databases, XML, JSON, OData, CSV, objects of custom .NET types, external documents, and more.
The library is not tied with any particular document type or industry and is able to help you in generation of documents of various types, be it business, financial, or legal documents, reports, letters, invoices, bills, insurance policies, NDAs, and so on.

Key features:

- Support of multiple output file formats for a single template document
- Simple template syntax based on C# and LINQ extension methods (even for ADO.NET data sources)
- Dynamic generation and insertion of charts, barcodes, and images
- Dynamic insertion of outer Word Processing documents and HTML blocks into a document
- Support of repeatable and conditional document blocks (loops and conditions)
- Support of multiple data sources (including of different types) for generation of a single document
- Built-in support of data relations
- Updating of Word Processing document fields and calculation of Spreadsheet document formulas
- WYSIWYG: Elements of an output document retain the same native formatting settings as that in a template

Supported file formats:

- Microsoft Word document formats: DOCX, DOCM, DOTX, DOTM, DOC, DOT, RTF, XML
- Microsoft Excel workbook formats: XLSX, XLSM, XLTX, XLTM, XLSB, XLS, XLT, XML
- Microsoft PowerPoint presentation formats: PPTX, PPTM, PPSX, PPSM, POTX, POTM, PPT, PPS
- Microsoft Outlook and email formats: MSG, EML, EMLX
- OpenOffice document formats: ODT, OTT, ODS, ODP
- Other file formats: MHTML, HTML, PDF, XPS, OpenXPS, TIFF, SVG, PS, PCL, EPUB, XAML, Markdown, TXT, XML

For more details on the library, please visit GroupDocs website at:
https://products.groupdocs.com/assembly/net
         
Note: The library comes up with some limitations in the evaluation mode. In order to test full features of GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET library, please request a free 30-day temporary license.

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Install-Package GroupDocs.Assembly -Version 20.12.0
dotnet add package GroupDocs.Assembly --version 20.12.0
<PackageReference Include="GroupDocs.Assembly" Version="20.12.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add GroupDocs.Assembly --version 20.12.0
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#r "nuget: GroupDocs.Assembly, 20.12.0"
For F# scripts that support #r syntax, copy this into the source code to reference the package.

.NET API for Document Assembly

Version 20.12 Nuget

An on-premise API to generate documents of various formats based on user-defined templates as well as from other data sources, such as XML, OData, JSON, etc.

Document Assembly Processing Features

  • Support for multiple data formats.
  • Perform sequential data operations.
  • Supports upper, lower, capital, first-cap formatting to template syntax strings.
  • Apply ordinal, cardinal, alphabetic, numeric formatting in template syntax.
  • Use custom variables in the template documents.
  • Support for text comments within template syntax tags.
  • Dynamically insert document content & hyperlinks in reports.
  • Apply attributes to the email message body.
  • Dynamically apply email attachments.
  • Generate barcode in reports.
  • Dynamically set background color of HTML documents.
  • Supports formatting of numeric, text, image, date-time, chart elements in the template.
  • Apply conditional formatting on template text elements.
  • Linq-based template syntax.
  • Use explicit specifications or file extensions to change the format of the assembled files.
  • Supports the next field analog of Microsoft Word.
  • Update fields during word processing document assembly.
  • Support for applying formula during spreadsheet file assembly.
  • Automatically remove empty paragraphs.
  • Generate various report types, such as charts, lists, tables, etc.
  • Instead of exception throwing, support for inline template syntax errors in generated docs.
  • Load template documents from HTML with resources.
  • Save assembled documents to HTML with resources.

New Features & Enhancements Version 20.12

  • Provided options to control JSON simple values’ recognition.
  • Provide a way to parse date-time values using an exact format for JsonDataSource.
  • Support for working with the XLT format.

Please visit GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET 20.12 Release Notes for the detailed notes.

Read & Write Microsoft Office Formats

Microsoft Word: DOC, DOT, DOCX, DOCM, DOTX, DOTM, RTF
Microsoft Excel: XLSX, XLSM, XLTX, XLTM, XLSB, XLS, XLT
Microsoft PowerPoint: PPTX, PPTM, PPSX, PPSM, POT, POTX, POTM, PPT, PPS

Read & Write Other Formats

OpenOffice: ODS, ODT, OTT, OTP, ODP, OXPS
Email: EML, MSG, EMLX
Fixed Layout: PDF, XPS
Web: HTML, MHTML
Images: TIFF, SVG
Other: XML, XAML, TXT, EPUB, PS, PCL, MD

Platform Independence

GroupDocs.Assembly for .Net can be used to build applications for Windows, Mac OS X x64 as well as Linux x64. Developers may also code in PHP, VBScript, Delphi & C++ programming languages while using GroupDocs.Assembly for .Net via COM Interop.

Getting Started with GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET

Are you ready to give GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET a try? Simply execute Install-Package GroupDocs.Assembly from Package Manager Console in Visual Studio to fetch & reference GroupDocs.Assembly, assembly in your project. If you already have GroupDocs.Assembly for .Net and want to upgrade it, please execute Update-Package GroupDocs.Assembly to get the latest version.

Please check the GitHub Repository for other common usage scenarios.

Generate a DOCX File from Markdown (MD) template via C# Code

//Setting up source document template
const String strDocumentTemplate = "Markdown Templates/ReadMe.md";
//Setting up destination Markdown reports
const String strDocumentReport = "Word Reports/ReadMe Out.docx";
//Setting up description variable
const string description = "GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET is a class library that enables you to generate documents in popular " +
    "office and email file formats based upon template documents and data obtained from various sources " +
    "including databases, XML, JSON, OData, objects of custom .NET types, external documents, and more.";

DocumentAssembler assembler = new DocumentAssembler();
//Assemble Document
assembler.AssembleDocument(
CommonUtilities.GetSourceDocument(strDocumentTemplate),
CommonUtilities.SetDestinationDocument(strDocumentReport),
new DataSourceInfo("GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET", "product"),
new DataSourceInfo(description, "description"));
}

Use Spreadsheet as a Data Source to Assemble a Document

string strDocumentTemplate = "Word Templates/Using Spreadsheet as Table of Data.docx";
string strDocumentReport = "Word Reports/Using Spreadsheet as Table of Data_Output.docx";
// Assemble a document using the external document table as a data source.
DocumentAssembler assembler = new DocumentAssembler();
assembler.AssembleDocument(CommonUtilities.GetSourceDocument(strDocumentTemplate),
                           CommonUtilities.SetDestinationDocument(strDocumentReport),
                           new DataSourceInfo(DataLayer.ExcelData(), "contracts"));

Product Page | Docs | Demo | API Reference | Examples | Blog | Free Support | Temporary License

.NET API for Document Assembly

Version 20.12 Nuget

An on-premise API to generate documents of various formats based on user-defined templates as well as from other data sources, such as XML, OData, JSON, etc.

Document Assembly Processing Features

  • Support for multiple data formats.
  • Perform sequential data operations.
  • Supports upper, lower, capital, first-cap formatting to template syntax strings.
  • Apply ordinal, cardinal, alphabetic, numeric formatting in template syntax.
  • Use custom variables in the template documents.
  • Support for text comments within template syntax tags.
  • Dynamically insert document content & hyperlinks in reports.
  • Apply attributes to the email message body.
  • Dynamically apply email attachments.
  • Generate barcode in reports.
  • Dynamically set background color of HTML documents.
  • Supports formatting of numeric, text, image, date-time, chart elements in the template.
  • Apply conditional formatting on template text elements.
  • Linq-based template syntax.
  • Use explicit specifications or file extensions to change the format of the assembled files.
  • Supports the next field analog of Microsoft Word.
  • Update fields during word processing document assembly.
  • Support for applying formula during spreadsheet file assembly.
  • Automatically remove empty paragraphs.
  • Generate various report types, such as charts, lists, tables, etc.
  • Instead of exception throwing, support for inline template syntax errors in generated docs.
  • Load template documents from HTML with resources.
  • Save assembled documents to HTML with resources.

New Features & Enhancements Version 20.12

  • Provided options to control JSON simple values’ recognition.
  • Provide a way to parse date-time values using an exact format for JsonDataSource.
  • Support for working with the XLT format.

Please visit GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET 20.12 Release Notes for the detailed notes.

Read & Write Microsoft Office Formats

Microsoft Word: DOC, DOT, DOCX, DOCM, DOTX, DOTM, RTF
Microsoft Excel: XLSX, XLSM, XLTX, XLTM, XLSB, XLS, XLT
Microsoft PowerPoint: PPTX, PPTM, PPSX, PPSM, POT, POTX, POTM, PPT, PPS

Read & Write Other Formats

OpenOffice: ODS, ODT, OTT, OTP, ODP, OXPS
Email: EML, MSG, EMLX
Fixed Layout: PDF, XPS
Web: HTML, MHTML
Images: TIFF, SVG
Other: XML, XAML, TXT, EPUB, PS, PCL, MD

Platform Independence

GroupDocs.Assembly for .Net can be used to build applications for Windows, Mac OS X x64 as well as Linux x64. Developers may also code in PHP, VBScript, Delphi & C++ programming languages while using GroupDocs.Assembly for .Net via COM Interop.

Getting Started with GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET

Are you ready to give GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET a try? Simply execute Install-Package GroupDocs.Assembly from Package Manager Console in Visual Studio to fetch & reference GroupDocs.Assembly, assembly in your project. If you already have GroupDocs.Assembly for .Net and want to upgrade it, please execute Update-Package GroupDocs.Assembly to get the latest version.

Please check the GitHub Repository for other common usage scenarios.

Generate a DOCX File from Markdown (MD) template via C# Code

//Setting up source document template
const String strDocumentTemplate = "Markdown Templates/ReadMe.md";
//Setting up destination Markdown reports
const String strDocumentReport = "Word Reports/ReadMe Out.docx";
//Setting up description variable
const string description = "GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET is a class library that enables you to generate documents in popular " +
    "office and email file formats based upon template documents and data obtained from various sources " +
    "including databases, XML, JSON, OData, objects of custom .NET types, external documents, and more.";

DocumentAssembler assembler = new DocumentAssembler();
//Assemble Document
assembler.AssembleDocument(
CommonUtilities.GetSourceDocument(strDocumentTemplate),
CommonUtilities.SetDestinationDocument(strDocumentReport),
new DataSourceInfo("GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET", "product"),
new DataSourceInfo(description, "description"));
}

Use Spreadsheet as a Data Source to Assemble a Document

string strDocumentTemplate = "Word Templates/Using Spreadsheet as Table of Data.docx";
string strDocumentReport = "Word Reports/Using Spreadsheet as Table of Data_Output.docx";
// Assemble a document using the external document table as a data source.
DocumentAssembler assembler = new DocumentAssembler();
assembler.AssembleDocument(CommonUtilities.GetSourceDocument(strDocumentTemplate),
                           CommonUtilities.SetDestinationDocument(strDocumentReport),
                           new DataSourceInfo(DataLayer.ExcelData(), "contracts"));

Product Page | Docs | Demo | API Reference | Examples | Blog | Free Support | Temporary License

Release Notes

https://docs.groupdocs.com/assembly/net/groupdocs-assembly-for-net-20-12-release-notes/

NuGet packages (2)

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GroupDocs.Total
GroupDocs.Total for .NET is a compilation of every .NET API offered by GroupDocs. We compile it on a daily basis to ensure that it contains the most up to date versions of each of our .NET document manipulation APIs. With GroupDocs.Total for .NET developers can use all our APIs with a single license. However, you can order any individual API as well. The APIs we offer include: GroupDocs.Viewer GroupDocs.Annotation GroupDocs.Conversion GroupDocs.Comparison GroupDocs.Signature GroupDocs.Assembly GroupDocs.Metadata GroupDocs.Search GroupDocs.Parser GroupDocs.Watermark GroupDocs.Editor GroupDocs.Merger GroupDocs.Redaction GroupDocs.Classification GroupDocs.Total for .NET Documentation https://docs.groupdocs.com/display/gdtotalproductfamily/GroupDocs.Total+for+.NET Free support for GroupDocs.Total for .NET is provided on our support forum: https://forum.groupdocs.com/
Conholdate.Total
Conholdate.Total for .NET is a complete package to work with a large number of file formats from Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project, Visio, Adobe Acrobat, Illustrator, Photoshop, AutoCAD, OpenOffice and many more. Conholdate.Total for .NET allows you to use any API released under Aspose and GroupDocs for .NET in order to create, convert, read, edit, update and print popular document formats. Moreover, you may view, annotate, watermark, assemble, classify, search, redact, parse, merge and compare documents without needing to install the native applications. Conholdate.Total for .NET also includes specialized APIs to read and create barcodes, extract text from images using OCR as well as extract human marked data from questioners, surveys, quizzes, MCQ papers and feedback forms.

GitHub repositories

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
21.1.0 55 1/31/2021
20.12.0 186 12/28/2020
20.11.0 153 11/26/2020
20.9.0 246 9/30/2020
20.8.0 225 8/25/2020
20.6.0 265 6/22/2020
20.4.0 378 4/23/2020
20.3.0 329 3/17/2020
20.1.0 371 1/31/2020
19.12.0 328 12/21/2019
19.11.0 503 11/18/2019
19.10.0 272 10/12/2019
19.8.0 278 8/24/2019
19.7.0 239 7/16/2019
19.5.0 282 5/27/2019
19.3.0 416 3/8/2019
19.1.0 505 1/29/2019
18.12.0 427 12/6/2018
18.10.0 413 10/31/2018
18.9.0 475 9/11/2018
18.7.0 515 7/31/2018
18.6.0 540 7/2/2018
18.5.0 559 6/1/2018
18.2.0 612 3/1/2018
18.1.0 594 1/25/2018
17.12.0 575 12/26/2017
17.11.0 589 11/3/2017
17.9.0 555 10/2/2017
17.8.0 635 8/12/2017
17.5.0 670 5/18/2017
17.3.0 605 4/2/2017
17.1.0 632 2/2/2017
16.12.0 671 12/31/2016
3.3.0 647 9/30/2016
3.2.0 689 8/29/2016
3.1.0 704 7/1/2016
3.0.0 960 2/6/2016