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How to merge PDF documents from uploaded files for PDF merging API in PowerShell with ByteScout Cloud API Server

Learn in simple ways: How to merge PDF documents from uploaded files for PDF merging API in PowerShell

This page displays the step-by-step instructions and algorithm of how to merge PDF documents from uploaded files and how to apply it in your application. PDF merging API in PowerShell can be applied with ByteScout Cloud API Server. ByteScout Cloud API Server is API server that is ready to use and can be installed and deployed in less than 30 minutes on your own Windows server or server in a cloud. It can save data and files on your local server-based file storage or in Amazon AWS S3 storage. Data is processed solely on the API server and is powered by ByteScout engine, no cloud services or Internet connection is required for data processing..

This simple and easy to understand sample source code in PowerShell for ByteScout Cloud API Server contains different functions and options you should do calling the API to implement PDF merging API. This sample code in PowerShell is all you need. Just copy-paste it to the code editor, then add a reference to ByteScout Cloud API Server and you are ready to try it! Use of ByteScout Cloud API Server in PowerShell is also described in the documentation given along with the product.

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MergePdfDocumentsFromUploadedFiles.ps1
      
# Please NOTE: In this sample we're assuming Cloud Api Server is hosted at "https://localhost". # If it's not then please replace this with with your hosting url. # Source PDF files $SourceFiles = ".\sample1.pdf", ".\sample2.pdf" # Destination PDF file name $DestinationFile = ".\result.pdf" $uploadedFiles = @() try { foreach ($pdfFile in $SourceFiles ) { # 1a. RETRIEVE THE PRESIGNED URL TO UPLOAD THE FILE. # Prepare URL for `Get Presigned URL` API call $query = "https://localhost/file/upload/get-presigned-url?contenttype=application/octet-stream&name=" + ` [IO.Path]::GetFileName($pdfFile) $query = [System.Uri]::EscapeUriString($query) # Execute request $jsonResponse = Invoke-RestMethod -Method Get -Uri $query if ($jsonResponse.error -eq $false) { # Get URL to use for the file upload $uploadUrl = $jsonResponse.presignedUrl # Get URL of uploaded file to use with later API calls $uploadedFileUrl = $jsonResponse.url # 1b. UPLOAD THE FILE TO CLOUD. $r = Invoke-WebRequest -Method Put -Headers @{ "content-type" = "application/octet-stream" } -InFile $pdfFile -Uri $uploadUrl if ($r.StatusCode -eq 200) { # Keep uploaded file URL $uploadedFiles += $uploadedFileUrl } else { # Display request error status Write-Host $r.StatusCode + " " + $r.StatusDescription } } else { # Display service reported error Write-Host $jsonResponse.message } } if ($uploadedFiles.length -gt 0) { # 2. MERGE UPLOADED PDF DOCUMENTS # Prepare URL for `Merge PDF` API call $query = "https://localhost/pdf/merge?name={0}&url={1}" -f ` $(Split-Path $DestinationFile -Leaf), $($uploadedFiles -join ",") $query = [System.Uri]::EscapeUriString($query) # Execute request $jsonResponse = Invoke-RestMethod -Method Get -Uri $query if ($jsonResponse.error -eq $false) { # Get URL of generated PDF file $resultFileUrl = $jsonResponse.url; # Download PDF file Invoke-WebRequest -OutFile $DestinationFile -Uri $resultFileUrl Write-Host "Generated PDF file saved as `"$($DestinationFile)`" file." } else { # Display service reported error Write-Host $jsonResponse.message } } } catch { # Display request error Write-Host $_.Exception }

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@echo off powershell -NoProfile -ExecutionPolicy Bypass -Command "& .\MergePdfDocumentsFromUploadedFiles.ps1" echo Script finished with errorlevel=%errorlevel% pause

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