The XPS (XML Paper Specification) and OXPS (Open XML Paper Specification) is a fixed document formats consists of structured XML markup that defines the layout of a document and the visual appearance of each page.
Syncfusion Essential PDF is a .NET PDF library used to create, read, and edit PDF documents. Using this library, you can convert XPS and OXPS documents to PDF in C# and VB.NET.
Steps to convert XPS to PDF programmatically:
- Create a new C# console application project.
- Install the Syncfusion.Pdf.WinForms NuGet package as reference to your .NET Framework application from NuGet.org.
- Include the following namespace in the Program.cs file.
- Use the following code snippet to convert XPS to PDF document.
Download the work sample from XPSToPDFSample.Zip
By executing the program, you will get the PDF document as follows.
Take a moment to peruse the documentation, where you will find other features like converting Word to PDF, Excel to PDF and HTML to PDF etc., with code examples.
Refer here to explore the rich set of Syncfusion Essential PDF features.
An online sample link to convert XPS to PDF
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