Generate PDF report in C#

High-speed .NET library to build PDF reports and for document automation using PDF templates and custom data

This report generator provides efficient platform-independent API. Use our Reporting API to develop high-level software for .NET platform. By integrating our solution into your software, you can generate stunning reports from PDF templates and custom data using C#.

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Reporting for PDF using C#

Create appealing reports from PDF templates and custom data with C#. Empower your reports with lists, tables, charts, images, barcodes, and other document elements with .NET. With this LINQ reporting engine for .NET, you can generate reports seamlessly.

See how easy it is to build PDF report in C# by taking the following steps:

  1. Choose your data source such as JSON, XML, CSV, databases, or objects of custom types.
  2. Prepare a PDF template document. Using LINQ-based syntax, sort, filter, and group your data directly in PDF templates.
  3. Use our .NET reporting engine to bind the PDF template and data from your data source using LINQ syntax and get a report in the format of your choice.

Automate PDF document generation in C#

Using this .NET solution, you can create reports in many popular document formats with professional quality. Not only reports, generate PDF documents of any type such as invoices, resumes, contracts, letters, and others using C#.

PDF Report Generation in C#

Our reporting engine is based on the technology of dynamically binding a data source to fields in PDF template using LINQ syntax. Such a reporting engine will significantly increase labor productivity when preparing documents of the same type by automating routine operations.

Create PDF report in C#

To see how to generate a report in C# and how our programming API works, load a PDF template document and file with your data. Specify the name of a data source object, if used in the PDF template. After running the code, download a report in a convenient format generated with our .NET library.

Build a report from a PDF template in C#
Upload a template
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using Aspose.Words;
using Aspose.Words.Reporting;

var doc = new Document("Input.pdf");
var dataSource = "";

var engine = new ReportingEngine();
engine.BuildReport(doc, dataSource);

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How to generate PDF report in C#

  1. Install 'Aspose.Words for .NET'
  2. Add a library reference (import the library) to your C# project
  3. Create a PDF template marked up with LINQ based syntax
  4. Load the PDF template document
  5. Load your data from the data source: files, databases, or custom objects
  6. Build a report by passing your PDF template and data to a 'ReportingEngine' instance
  7. Save the generated report as a separate file

C# library to build PDF report

There are three alternative options to install "Aspose.Words for .NET" onto your system. Please choose one that resembles your needs and follow the step-by-step instructions:

System Requirements

Our product is fully cross-platform and supports all major .NET implementations following '.NET Standard 2.0' specification:

  • Microsoft .NET Framework, starting from the earliest 2.0 version, and ending with the latest '.NET Framework 4.8'
  • .NET Core, starting from the earliest 2.0, and ending with the latest '.NET 6'
  • Mono >= 2.6.7

As far as .NET code doesn't depend on the underlying hardware or operating system, but only on a Virtual Machine, you are free to develop any kind of software for Windows, macOS, Android, iOS and Linux. Just make sure you have installed the corresponding version of .NET Framework, .NET Core, Windows Azure, Mono or Xamarin.

We recommend using Microsoft Visual Studio, Xamarin, and MonoDevelop integrated development environments to create C#, F#, VB.NET applications.

Fore more details please refer to Product Documentation.

Other supported document formats for Reporting

You can generate reports and automate documents for other file formats:


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