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 the simplest code that can be used to convert an url to pdf using SelectPdf Pdf Library for .NET and then email the generated PDF document as an attachment.
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                    IMPORTANT: Remember to set the SMTP server details in web.config.
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                <p>
                    Url:<br />
                    <asp:TextBox ID="TxtUrl" runat="server" Width="90%" Text="http://selectpdf.com"></asp:TextBox>
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                    Email:<br />
                    <asp:TextBox ID="TxtEmail" runat="server" Width="50%" Text="your_email@your.domain.com"></asp:TextBox>
                    <br />
                    <br />
                    <br />
                    <asp:Button ID="BtnCreatePdf" runat="server" Text="Create PDF and Email" OnClick="BtnCreatePdf_Click" CssClass="mybutton" />
                    &nbsp;&nbsp;
                    <asp:Label ID="LblMessage" runat="server" ForeColor="Red"></asp:Label>
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