C# PDF

Open-source C# projects categorized as PDF

Top 23 C# PDF Projects

  • QuestPDF

    QuestPDF is a modern open-source .NET library for PDF document generation. Offering comprehensive layout engine powered by concise and discoverable C# Fluent API. Easily generate PDF reports, invoices, exports, etc.

  • Project mention: PDF Generation using QuestPDF in ASP.NET Core — Part 1 | dev.to | 2024-05-04

    What is QuestPDF? QuestPDF is an open-source .NET library for PDF document generation. It uses a fluent API approach to compose together many simple elements to create complex documents.

  • Kavita

    Kavita is a fast, feature rich, cross platform reading server. Built with the goal of being a full solution for all your reading needs. Setup your own server and share your reading collection with your friends and family.

  • Project mention: Best .NET Core API project for learning? | /r/dotnet | 2023-12-04
  • InfluxDB

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  • FastReport

    Free Open Source Reporting tool for .NET6/.NET Core/.NET Framework that helps your application generate document-like reports

  • naps2

    Scan documents to PDF and more, as simply as possible.

  • Project mention: Older HP scanning all of a sudden don't work anymore | news.ycombinator.com | 2024-05-20

    You can try NAPS2. I think it is most useful software for scanning.

    https://www.naps2.com/

  • Magicodes.IE

    Import and export general library, support Dto import and export, template export, fancy export and dynamic export, support Excel, Csv, Word, Pdf and Html.

  • itext-dotnet

    iText for .NET is the .NET version of the iText library, formerly known as iTextSharp, which it replaces. iText represents the next level of SDKs for developers that want to take advantage of the benefits PDF can bring. Equipped with a better document engine, high and low-level programming capabilities and the ability to create, edit and enha

  • Project mention: FastPDF Service API (C# .NET) VS itext7-dotnet - a user suggested alternative | libhunt.com/r/fastpdf-csharp | 2023-12-07
  • PdfPig

    Read and extract text and other content from PDFs in C# (port of PDFBox)

  • SaaSHub

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  • ITextSharp

    [DEPRECATED] .NET port of the iText library, only security fixes will be added — please use iText for .NET

  • DinkToPdf

    C# .NET Core wrapper for wkhtmltopdf library that uses Webkit engine to convert HTML pages to PDF.

  • PdfSharpCore

    Port of the PdfSharp library to .NET Core - largely removed GDI+ (only missing GetFontData - which can be replaced with freetype2)

  • Project mention: (Free) Open-source PDF Generation/Export | /r/dotnet | 2023-06-06

    PdfSharpCore https://github.com/ststeiger/PdfSharpCore, a .NET Core port of PdfSharp, might come to the rescue as it has largely removed GDI+.

  • CopyPlusPlus

    让复制更加简单!

  • clawPDF

    Open Source Virtual (Network) Printer for Windows that allows you to create PDFs, OCR text, and print images, with advanced features usually available only in enterprise solutions.

  • iTextSharp.LGPLv2.Core

    iTextSharp.LGPLv2.Core is an unofficial port of the last LGPL version of the iTextSharp (V4.1.6) to .NET Core

  • docnet

    DocNET is as fast PDF editing and reading library for modern .NET applications

  • Project mention: Completely free libraries to read data from a pdf in C#? | /r/dotnet | 2023-07-12

    I'm using https://github.com/GowenGit/docnet in production. I use it for text extraction and to generate thumbnails.

  • Report-From-DocX-HTML-To-PDF-Converter

    .NET Core library to create custom reports based on Word docx or HTML documents and convert to PDF

  • WkhtmlToPdf

    C# wrapper around excellent wkhtmltopdf console utility. (by codaxy)

  • PdfScribe

    A PDF virtual printer for 64-bit Windows / .NET 4.8 or later

  • scryber.core

    Scryber.Core is a dotnet html to pdf engine written entirely in C# for creating beautiful flexible, flowing documents from html templates including css styles, data binding, svg drawing and encryption

  • Project mention: (Free) Open-source PDF Generation/Export | /r/dotnet | 2023-06-06

    u/WolfenBass1, just spotted your post, and feel free to check out Scryber.Core. It sounds like it supports what need, and will run client-side in Blazor (as well as server side). Using templates, based on html with data binding with expressions you should be able to do what you need. It is open source, and free. Also on Nuget, and any feedback is gratefully received.

  • BulkPDF

    BulkPDF is a free and easy to use open source software, which allows to automatically fill an existing PDF form with differen values. Only a spreadsheet (Microsoft Excel 2007/2010/2013, LibreOffice or OpenOffice Calc) with the desired values is required.

  • SimpleWPFReporting

    Reporting in WPF (XAML) made easy

  • pandoc-gui

    Lightweight and cross-platform GUI wrapper for the pandoc command line

  • Invoicer

    An easy to use library to generate PDF invoices for .NET. (by simonray)

  • WeasyPrint-netcore

    WeasyPrint Wrapper for .Net on Windows

  • SaaSHub

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020).

C# PDF related posts

  • Older HP scanning all of a sudden don't work anymore

    1 project | news.ycombinator.com | 20 May 2024
  • PDF Generation using QuestPDF in ASP.NET Core — Part 1

    2 projects | dev.to | 4 May 2024
  • HP misreads room, awkwardly brags about its “less hated” printers | Opinion: HP's printer business practices have infuriated users for years.

    1 project | /r/technology | 8 Dec 2023
  • FastPDF Service API (C# .NET) VS itext7-dotnet - a user suggested alternative

    2 projects | 7 Dec 2023
  • Completely free libraries to read data from a pdf in C#?

    1 project | /r/dotnet | 12 Jul 2023
  • How do you generate pdf files with charts?

    1 project | /r/dotnet | 21 Jun 2023
  • (Free) Open-source PDF Generation/Export

    15 projects | /r/dotnet | 6 Jun 2023
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    www.influxdata.com | 24 May 2024
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Index

What are some of the best open-source PDF projects in C#? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 QuestPDF 10,719
2 Kavita 5,292
3 FastReport 2,574
4 naps2 2,486
5 Magicodes.IE 2,050
6 itext-dotnet 1,581
7 PdfPig 1,492
8 ITextSharp 1,333
9 DinkToPdf 1,037
10 PdfSharpCore 1,010
11 CopyPlusPlus 876
12 clawPDF 624
13 iTextSharp.LGPLv2.Core 590
14 docnet 429
15 Report-From-DocX-HTML-To-PDF-Converter 305
16 WkhtmlToPdf 263
17 PdfScribe 255
18 scryber.core 173
19 BulkPDF 119
20 SimpleWPFReporting 108
21 pandoc-gui 98
22 Invoicer 93
23 WeasyPrint-netcore 65

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