Render PS to DOCM via .NET

.NET API to Export PS to DOCM on Windows, macOS, and Linux without using Microsoft Word

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Aspose.Total for .NET is a comprehensive API that provides powerful document manipulation and conversion features for .NET applications. It includes the Aspose.PDF for .NET API, which enables you to convert PostScript (PS) files to Microsoft Word (DOC) format. After the conversion, you can use the Aspose.Words for .NET API to render the DOC file to DOCM format.

The Aspose.PDF for .NET API is a powerful tool for creating, editing, and manipulating PDF documents. It provides a wide range of features, such as creating PDF documents from scratch, converting PDF documents to other formats, editing existing PDF documents, and more. It also supports the conversion of PS files to DOC format, allowing you to easily convert your PS files to a more widely used format.

The Aspose.Words for .NET API is a powerful document processing API that enables you to create, edit, and manipulate Microsoft Word documents. It provides a wide range of features, such as creating documents from scratch, converting documents to other formats, editing existing documents, and more. It also supports the rendering of DOC files to DOCM format, allowing you to easily convert your DOC files to a more widely used format.

Aspose.Total for .NET is a powerful API that provides a comprehensive set of features for document manipulation and conversion. With the Aspose.PDF for .NET API, you can easily convert PS files to DOC format. And with the Aspose.Words for .NET API, you can render DOC files to DOCM format. This makes it easy to convert your documents to more widely used formats, allowing you to take advantage of the features and benefits of these formats.

C# API to Convert PS to DOCM

  1. Open PS file using Document class
  2. Convert PS to Doc by using Save method
  3. Load Doc file by using Document class of Aspose.Words
  4. Save the document to DOCM format using Save method and set Docm as SaveFormat

Get Started with .NET File Format APIs

Install from command line as nuget install Aspose.Total or via Package Manager Console of Visual Studio with Install-Package Aspose.Total.

Alternatively, get the offline MSI installer or DLLs in a ZIP file from downloads .

Document document = new Document("");
// save PS as a DOC 
document.Save("DocOutput.doc", SaveFormat.Doc); 
// load Doc with an instance of Document
var outputDocument = new Aspose.Words.Document("DocOutput.doc");
// call save method while passing SaveFormat.Docm
outputDocument.Save("output.docm", SaveFormat.Docm);   

Decrypt PS File using Owner Password via .NET

Before converting PS to DOCM, if you want to decrypt your document you can do it by using the API. In order to decrypt the PDF file, you first need to create a Document object and open the PS using the owner’s password. After that, you need to call Decrypt method of the Document object. Finally, save the updated file using Save method of the Document object.

Document document = new Document("", "password");
// decrypt PS
// save the decrypted document as doc 

Create ReadOnly DOCM- File via .NET

In order to protect your DOCM from editing and to prevent other people from editing sensitive and confidential information in your document, you can also set the protection of the document using the API. You can limit the ability to edit a document and only allow certain actions with it. This can be done using Aspose.Words for .NET API. It enables you to control the way you restrict the content using the ProtectionType enumeration parameter. You can set your document to read-only by using the following lines of code.

Document document = new Document("input.doc");
// apply document protection and set protection password
doc.Protect(ProtectionType.ReadOnly, "password");
// call save method while passing SaveFormat.Docm
document.Save("output.docm", SaveFormat.Docm);    

Explore PS Conversion Options with .NET

Convert PS to DOT (Microsoft Word Template Files)
Convert PS to DOTM (Microsoft Word 2007+ Template File)
Convert PS to DOTX (Microsoft Word Template File)
Convert PS to FLATOPC (Microsoft Word 2003 WordprocessingML)
Convert PS to GIF (Graphical Interchange Format)
Convert PS to MARKDOWN (Lightweight Markup Language)
Convert PS to ODT (OpenDocument Text File Format)
Convert PS to OTT (OpenDocument Template)
Convert PS to PCL (Printer Command Language)
Convert PS to RTF (Rich Text Format)
Convert PS to WORDML (Microsoft Word 2003 WordprocessingML)
Convert PS to XAMLFLOW (Microsoft's Power Automate)
Convert PS to APNG (Animated Portable Network Graphics)
Convert PS to CSV (Comma Seperated Values)
Convert PS to DICOM (Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine)
Convert PS to DIF (Data Interchange Format)
Convert PS to DXF (Autodesk Drawing Exchange Format)
Convert PS to EMZ (Windows Compressed Enhanced Metafile)
Convert PS to EXCEL (Spreadsheet File Formats)
Convert PS to FODS (OpenDocument Flat XML Spreadsheet)
Convert PS to IMAGE (Image Files)
Convert PS to JPEG2000 (J2K Image Format)
Convert PS to MD (Markdown Language)
Convert PS to ODS (OpenDocument Spreadsheet)
Convert PS to PSD (Photoshop Document)
Convert PS to SVGZ (Compressed Scalable Vector Graphics)
Convert PS to SXC (StarOffice Calc Spreadsheet)
Convert PS to TGA (Truevision Graphics Adapter)
Convert PS to TSV (Tab-separated Values)
Convert PS to TXT (Text Document)
Convert PS to WMF (Windows Metafile)
Convert PS to WMZ (Compressed Windows Metafile)
Convert PS to XLAM (Excel Macro-Enabled Add-In)
Convert PS to XLSB (Excel Binary Workbook)
Convert PS to XLSM (Macro-enabled Spreadsheet)
Convert PS to XLT (Excel 97 - 2003 Template)
Convert PS to XLTM (Excel Macro-Enabled Template)
Convert PS to XLTX (Excel Template)
Convert PS to ODP (OpenDocument Presentation Format)

What is PS File Format?

The PS (PostScript) file format is a page description language developed by Adobe Systems. It is commonly used for printing and is supported by a wide range of printers and imaging devices. PS files contain instructions that describe how elements such as text, images, and graphics should be rendered on a printed page.

PS files are created by applications that generate PostScript output, such as Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, or other graphics software. They are primarily used in professional printing workflows, where high-quality and consistent output is required.

The PS file format is based on a stack-based programming language, where commands and operands are placed on a stack and executed in a sequential manner. This allows for precise control over page layout, typography, color, and other printing parameters.

PS files are typically text-based and can be opened and edited with a text editor. They consist of a series of ASCII characters that represent the PostScript code. The code describes the arrangement and appearance of objects on a page, including text positioning, image placement, and graphical transformations.

While PS files are primarily used for printing, they can also be converted to other formats for digital distribution or further processing. For example, PS files can be converted to PDF (Portable Document Format) files, which are widely supported and can be easily viewed and printed on various devices.

What is DOCM File Format?

The DOCM file format is an extension used by Microsoft Word to indicate a document that contains macros. Microsoft Word is a widely used word processing program that allows users to create and edit various types of documents. Macros in Word are small programs or scripts that automate repetitive tasks, enhance functionality, or add custom features to documents.

The inclusion of macros in DOCM files enables users to automate tasks within their Word documents, such as performing complex calculations, generating dynamic content, or applying specific formatting. Macros are typically written in Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), a programming language integrated into Microsoft Office applications.

By using macros, users can streamline their workflow, save time, and increase productivity. They can create personalized templates, automate document formatting, or develop custom solutions tailored to their specific needs. Macros in DOCM files can be accessed and executed by users, providing an interactive and dynamic experience within the document.

It’s important to note that DOCM files can potentially contain malicious macros, as macros can be used to execute harmful actions or spread malware. As a security measure, Microsoft Word applies various security settings to restrict the execution of macros in DOCM files. Users are typically prompted to enable or disable macros when opening a DOCM file from an unknown or untrusted source.

The DOCM format is fully compatible with Microsoft Word and can be opened, edited, and saved using the application. However, compatibility with other word processing software or older versions of Microsoft Word may vary. To ensure compatibility across different platforms, it is advisable to save DOCM files in alternative formats, such as DOCX, which do not support macros.