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110811 Aug 26,2013 10:49 AM Feb 6,2018 01:29 AM Windows Forms 3
Tags: PDF
Marek Skotnica
Asked On August 26, 2013 10:49 AM

Is it possible to convert XPS file to PDF/A? 

Thank you, 

KarthikeyanC [Syncfusion]
Replied On August 27, 2013 02:45 AM

Hi Marek,

Thank you for your interest in Syncfusion Products.


We can able to convert XPS to PDF/A document.

Please use the below code snippet:

            XPSToPdfConverter converter = new XPSToPdfConverter();

            PdfDocument document = new PdfDocument(PdfConformanceLevel.Pdf_A1B);

            document= converter.Convert("Input.xps");




Please let us know if you have any concern.




noor unnisa
Replied On February 5, 2018 12:07 AM

getting an error while converting the .oxps file to pdf using the same above code . The error is as follows:

was not expected.

Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the current web request. Please review the stack trace for more information about the error and where it originated in the code.

Exception Details: System.InvalidOperationException: was not expected.

Sowmiya Loganathan [Syncfusion]
Replied On February 6, 2018 01:29 AM

Hi Marek, 

We have created the simple sample for converting XPS(.oxps) document to PDF. Please find the sample from below: 

We have analyzed the mentioned issue and suspect that this to be a document specific issue. Kindly share the input document(.oxps file) it will helpful for further analysis and provide the better solution on this.  

Please let us know if you need further assistance on this. 

Sowmiya L 


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