Convert from HTML to PDF in CSharp VB and ASP.NET with a Free 3rd Party Library

Converting from html to pdf is not an easy task. There are some tools that can do that, but most of them cost thousands of dollars. SelectPdf offers a Community Edition (FREE) of the powerful Html To Pdf Converter for .NET that can be found in the full featured pdf library.

 
 
 
 
 
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                    This sample shows how to convert an url to pdf using SelectPdf Pdf Library for .NET and also use a media type during the conversion.
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                    The 2 available media types are <i>Screen</i> and <i>Print</i>. They are useful for pages that use a different set of styles when displayed in browser and when sent to printers.
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                    Url:<br />
                    <asp:TextBox ID="TxtUrl" runat="server" Width="90%" Text="http://selectpdf.com"></asp:TextBox>
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                    Media Type:<br />
                    <asp:DropDownList ID="DdlCssMediaType" runat="server">
                        <asp:ListItem Text="Screen" Value="Screen" Selected="True"></asp:ListItem>
                        <asp:ListItem Text="Print" Value="Print"></asp:ListItem>
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                    <br />
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