The sample shows steps and algorithm of how to convert DOCX to PDF and how to make it work in your VB.NET application. ByteScout PDF SDK is the pdf library that can create, update and modify PDF files. Supports text with fonts and style selections, layers, form fields, drawing lines and objects, automatic tables, images. Can be used to create and fill pdf forms. It can convert DOCX to PDF in VB.NET.
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Imports System.Drawing.Printing Imports Bytescout.PDF.Converters Module Module1 Sub Main() Using converter As New DocxToPdfConverter() converter.PageSize = PaperKind.A4 converter.Orientation = PaperOrientation.Portrait converter.Footer = "<p style=""color: blue;"">FOOTER TEXT</p>" converter.ConvertDocxToPdf("sample.docx", "result.pdf") End Using ' Open result file in default PDF viewer Process.Start("result.pdf") End Sub End Module