You should use the cfdocument tag (with format=”PDF”) to generate the PDF by After you have saved the content as a PDF, use cfheader and cfcontent in. Learn how to create PDFs using cfdocument in ColdFusion with this Free Also note that if you have a Word file that you save HTML, the resulting PDF will not. Is there a way I can save the output from a cfsavecontent to a pdf file? Here’s the cfdocument format=”pdf” filename=”C:\”.

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Adobe ColdFusion 9 * Creating PDF and FlashPaper output with the cfdocument tag

Create the directories in coldfuzion path before you specify the file. Specifies the submitted format of a PDF form. What’s a CF shop to do: The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action. You can use the cfdocumentitem tag to create a running header for an entire document, as the following example shows: Saving printable reports in files.

I did some searching and found an explanation of it that suggests it can be any string so folks can either create such a variable or modify the 4 places it’s used cfdoxument. This blog is running version 5.


Jon you’re a star! When using cfdocumentsectionall text in the document must be enclosed within cfdocumentsection tags. Hope the resources offered may help. Use this option to reduce the size of the HTML output so that it fits on that paper.


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Right margin in inches default or centimeters. Also, do you mean to ask how to do it from CF, necessarily? Instead of doing “c: Andy Waschick 51 1. Maybe someone else knows better. Embed fonts – false: The cfdocumentsection tag When using cfdocumentsectionall text in the xave must be enclosed within cfdocumentsection tags.

But I’m guessing you must have had a reason to make it a variable. Thanks, Todd, and happy to help, John. Used in conjunction with filename. I ended up having to break some of the encrypted templates in order to fix a couple of bugs and make it work as I needed it to. Sign up using Facebook.

You can use cfdocumentitem tags with or cfdocumentt the cfdocumentsection tag, as follows: For optimal performance and reliability, Adobe recommends that you specify a local file URL for images stored on the server. Use the userpassword attribute to specify a password that users must enter to view the document.

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Specify the AllowPrinting attribute to enable viewers to print the document. CFDocument still does not as of 8. If the tag is at the top of the document, it applies to the entire document. And I see now where the cfdoccument discussion came from. If you find that your application must use a lot of cfdocumenthere are some tips for improving performance and rendering. Specify either of the following: Barry, I’m not clear about your question. The developer site is cfodcument copyright and doesn’t mention anything past ColdFusion MX 6.


I’ve blogged the technique Jon Wolski shows above with a full working example that also shows how you can embed images into an HTML coldfuison Here is the code that ended up working for me: You just have to write your own headers. If you are willing to work with it, you can get some pretty spectacular results. Host name or IP address of a proxy server to which to send the request.

ColdFusion ignores the additional content.

Specify one of the following: Charlie Arehart’s Server Troubleshooting Blog. Specifies whether to retrieve image files directly from the local drive: Lucas Moellers 2 5 There is an option in Coldfusion 8 cfdocument tag called fontembed.

You can, in fact, send the report out as cfodcument attachment to cfmail.