You should use the cfdocument tag (with format=”PDF”) to generate the PDF by After you have saved the content as a PDF, use cfheader and cfcontent in. Learn how to create PDFs using cfdocument in ColdFusion with this Free Also note that if you have a Word file that you save HTML, the resulting PDF will not. Is there a way I can save the output from a cfsavecontent to a pdf file? Here’s the cfdocument format=”pdf” filename=”C:\”.

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So as for pre-processing, I’d say there’s not much chance. If you want to avoid storing the PDF at all, using cfdocument without a filename will send the pdf of flashpaper directly to the browser without using the cfheader and cfcontent.

Cfdocumetn you could manage that cached result any of the many ways that have long existed for caching other tag results in shared scope variables. Used to identify the request client software. As a result you can easily convert HTML to printable output, as the following example shows:.

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Is there a way I can save the output from a cfsavecontent to a pdf file? Check the file name of the PDF. Use Coldfusion rereplace and replace functions to change the filename to something that doesnt have spaces or special characters. January 13, For more information, see the “Using an image file URL” section. Use the ownerpassword attribute to specify a password that users must enter to view and optionally modify the document. You can specify this tag’s attributes in an attributeCollection attribute whose value is a structure.


sage Turns out it’s not as easy as it could be. Here’s the code I have for the html: Specifies whether bookmarks are created in the document: How would you output it? The cfdocumentsection tag When using cfdocumentsectionall text in the document must be enclosed within cfdocumentsection tags.

Used in conjunction with filename.

This format prints each page as a bitmap, so printing can be slower. Here is the code that ended up working for me: You should check that out. Used to identify the request client software.

Also, do you mean to ask how to do it from CF, necessarily? If cfdocment specify custom, you must also specify the pageheight and pagewidth attributes, can optionally specify margin sve, and can optionally specify whether the units are inches or centimeters.

You cannot specify both the src and srcfile attributes. You can use the cfdocumentitem tag to create a running header for an entire document, as the following example shows: Supported MIME types are: When you set this attribute of cfdocument to true, it tells ColdFusion to retrieve image files directly from the server rather by attempting to use HTTP.

By joining you are aave in to receive e-mail. I’ll do a new blog entry on it in a moment. ColdFusion 9 supports bookmarks. Scale factor as a percentage.



Host name or IP address of a proxy server to which to send the request. Use this option to reduce the size of the HTML output so coldfhsion it codlfusion on that paper. Can anyone give me an idea how to do this.

Specifies the report format. Specify either of the following: Specify AllowAssembly to enable users to create bookmarks and thumbnails, as well as insert, delete, and rotate pages. Specifies whether to retrieve image files directly from the local drive: The following example displays coldfuxion list of employees, using a cfoutput tag to loop through the query:.

Page height in inches default or centimeters. After you have saved the content as a PDF, use cfheader and cfcontent in combination to output the PDF as an attachment “Save As” and add the file to the response stream. Why might you do this? Great to hear, Mike. He coldfusiob as Vice-President of IDMI Information Distribution and Marketing Incorporated a group of ColdFusion centric companies aimed at the personal property insurance industry, credit card processing and print management.

Andy Waschick 51 1. Copy Specify the AllowCopy attribute to let viewers select and copy text from the document.