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Convert DOCX to POTM using C#

Build Microsoft Word DOCX to PowerPoint POTM conversion apps on .NET Framework, .NET Core, Windows Azure, Mono or Xamarin Platforms.

How to Convert DOCX to POTM Using C#

In order to automate the process for any Word docx files to PowerPoint potm presentation batch conversion , we’ll use Aspose.Words for .NET and Aspose.Slides for .NET APIs. The former is a word processing API for processing or manipulating Microsoft Word documents. Whereas, the latter is a presentation manipulation API that lets you create or modify Microsoft PowerPoint slides. Both APIs are part of Aspose.Total for .NET package. You can directly download from Nuget or may use the following commands from the Package Manager Console.

Package Manager Console Command


PM> Install-Package Aspose.Total

Steps to Convert DOCX to POTM via C#

Aspose.Total makes it easy for the developers to load & convert DOCX files to POTM in just a few lines of code.

  1. Add reference of Aspose.Total for .NET
  2. Load DOCX file using Aspose.Words.Document class
  3. Save the DOCX document into HTML
  4. Create Aspose.Slides.Presentation Object
  5. Import HTML content in text frame of any slide shape inside presentation
  6. Save the document using Aspose.Slides.Presentation.Save(“output.potm”, SaveFormat.Potm)

System Requirements

Aspose.Total for .NET is supported on all major operating systems. Just make sure that you have the following prerequisites.

  • Microsoft Windows or a compatible OS with .NET Framework, .NET Core, Windows Azure, Mono or Xamarin Platforms.
  • Development environment like Microsoft Visual Studio.
  • Aspose.Words for .NET & Aspose.Slides for .NET DLLs or Aspose.Total for .NET DLL referenced in your project.
 

This code sample shows how to convert a DOCX to POTM using C#

// Load the Single Page Microsoft Word DOCX file
Aspose.Words.Document docx = new Aspose.Words.Document("sourceWordFile.docx");

// Save DOCX file to HTML 
docx.Save("filepath\\test.html", SaveFormat.Html);

// To convert multi pages DOCX documents, export each page to HTML separately using Aspose.Words and then use the below code to convert to POTM.

using (Presentation potm = new Presentation()){

	// Acesss the default first slide of presentation
	ISlide slide = pres.Slides[0];

	// Adding the AutoShape to accomodate the HTML content 
	// Adjust it as of your need
	IAutoShape ashape = slide.Shapes.AddAutoShape(ShapeType.Rectangle, 10, 10, pres.SlideSize.Size.Width - 20, pres.SlideSize.Size.Height - 10);

	ashape.FillFormat.FillType = FillType.NoFill;

	// Adding text frame to the shape
	ashape.AddTextFrame("");

	// Clearing all paragraphs in added text frame
	ashape.TextFrame.Paragraphs.Clear();

	// Loading the HTML file using stream reader
	TextReader tr = new StreamReader("filepath\\test.html");

	// Adding text from HTML stream reader in text frame
	ashape.TextFrame.Paragraphs.AddFromHtml(tr.ReadToEnd());

	// Save the POTM Presentation
	potm.Save("filepath\\pres.potm", Aspose.Slides.Export.SaveFormat.Potm);
}

 

Free App to Convert DOCX to POTM

Other Supported Conversions

You can also convert DOCX into many other file formats including few listed below.

DOCX To PPT (Microsoft PowerPoint 97-2003)
DOCX To PPTX (Open XML presentation Format)
DOCX To PPS (PowerPoint Slide Show)
DOCX To POT (Microsoft PowerPoint Template Files)
DOCX To PPSX (PowerPoint Slide Show)
DOCX To PPTM (Macro-enabled Presentation File)
DOCX To PPSM (Macro-enabled Slide Show)
DOCX To POTX (Microsoft PowerPoint Template Presentation)
DOCX To POTM (Microsoft PowerPoint Template File)
DOCX To ODP (OpenDocument Presentation Format)