DWF to PDF using PHP

Convert AutoCAD drawing files to PDF files

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DWF to PDF features

The PHP SDK for converting AutoCAD DWF files to PDF files.

File conversion library for PHP

ConvertAPI provides a PHP library that allows you to perform a DWF to PDF conversion with just a few lines of code. Convert DWF to PDF documents using PHP programming language with no effort at all!

Execute the following command in your project root:
composer require convertapi/convertapi-php

Or install it manually using ConvertApi autoloader:

Following extensions are required: curl & json
require_once('/path/to/convertapi-php/lib/ConvertApi/autoload.php');

How To Convert DWF to PDF using PHP?

You can convert DWF to PDF in a few simple steps:

DWF to PDF - complete code snippet for PHP

Once you have your authentication in place, simply copy-paste this dwf to pdf conversion code snippet into your PHP project:

// Code snippet is using the ConvertAPI JavaScript Client: https://github.com/ConvertAPI/convertapi-js

// Code snippet is using the ConvertAPI Node.js Client: https://github.com/ConvertAPI/convertapi-nodejs

// Code snippet is using the ConvertAPI PHP Client: https://github.com/ConvertAPI/convertapi-php

// Code snippet is using the ConvertAPI Java Client: https://github.com/ConvertAPI/convertapi-java

// Code snippet is using the ConvertAPI C# Client: https://github.com/ConvertAPI/convertapi-dotnet

# Code snippet is using the ConvertAPI Ruby Client: https://github.com/ConvertAPI/convertapi-ruby

# Code snippet is using the ConvertAPI Python Client: https://github.com/ConvertAPI/convertapi-python

// Code snippet is using the ConvertAPI Go Client: https://github.com/ConvertAPI/convertapi-go

REM Code snippet is using the command line utility program: https://github.com/ConvertAPI/convertapi-cli

<!-- For conversions with the multiple file result please refer to this example: https://repl.it/@ConvertAPI/HTML-Form-with-multiple-file-result -->

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You can try out advanced conversion parameters and test the conversion result online using our interactive demo tool. This tool will produce the same conversion output as if you were using the library from your solution, and it will auto-generate the code snippet for you!

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Conversion parameters

SpaceToConvert Collection

Set space type to convert.

Values:   default all model

CustomSpaceToConvert String

Set custom layout name to convert by setting it name or index. This property overrides the SpaceToConvert property.

ExportLayers Bool

Export AutoCAD layers.

AutoFit Bool

The converted drawing is detected and adjusted to fit the current page size, with the possibility of changing the page orientation to accommodate the drawing.

PageSize Collection

PDF page size.

Values:   default a0 a1 a2 a3 a4 a5 a6 a7 a8 a9 b0 b1 b2 b3 b4 b5 letter legal ledger

PageOrientation Collection

Set PDF page orientation. The property will only work if the PageSize property is also set.

Values:   portrait landscape

PageHeight Integer

Custom page height in millimeters (mm). This option override PageSize option.

PageWidth Integer

Custom page width in millimeters (mm). This option override PageSize option.

ColorSpace Collection

Set output color space.

Values:   truecolors grayscale monochrome

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