Convert DGN to PDF in Java

DGN to PDF conversion with a few lines of Java code


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About GroupDocs.Conversion for Java API

GroupDocs.Conversion for Java is an advanced file format conversion API for converting between popular image and document formats such as Microsoft Office, OpenDocument, PDF, HTML, email, CAD. and much more with just a few lines of code. The native API automatically detects the formats of the original documents and offers many options for customizing the converted documents. Along with the function of extracting information from a document, it also supports caching of the conversion results to the local disk by default. However, any type of cache storage can be supported by implementing the appropriate interfaces - Amazon S3, Dropbox, Google Drive, Windows Azure, Reddis, or any others.

Convert your DGN files to PDF files in Java. It only takes a couple of lines of Java code on any platform of your choice, such as Windows, Linux, macOS. You can try converting DGN to PDF for free and evaluate the quality of the conversion results. Along with simple file conversion scripts, you can try more sophisticated options for loading the DGN source file and storing the PDF output.

For example, for the source file DGN, you can use the following upload options:

  • automatic detection of the file format;
  • specify a password for protected files (if the file format supports it);
  • replace missing fonts to preserve the appearance of the document.

There are also advanced conversion options for the PDF file:

  • convert a specific page of a document or a range of pages;
  • add a watermark to the converted PDF.

Once the conversion is complete, you can save the PDF file to your local file path or to any third party storage such as FTP, Amazon S3, Google Drive, Dropbox etc. Please note - to convert DGN to PDF, you do not need to install any additional software, such as MS Office, Open Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader etc.

Steps to Convert DGN to PDF in Java

GroupDocs.Conversion allows developers to easily convert a DGN file to PDF with a few lines of code.

  • Create a new instance of the Converter class and upload the file DGN with the full path
  • Set ConvertOptions for document type to PDF.
  • Call the convert() method and pass the document name (full path) and format (PDF) as a parameter

System Requirements

Basic conversion using GroupDocs.Conversion for the Java API can be done with just a few lines of code. Our APIs are supported on all major platforms and operating systems. Before executing the code below, make sure you have the following prerequisites installed on your system.

  • Operating systems: Microsoft Windows, Linux, MacOS
  • Development environment: NetBeans, Intellij IDEA, Eclipse, etc.
  • Java runtime: J2SE 6.0 and above
  • Get the latest GroupDocs.Conversion for Java from Maven

// Load source file DGN for conversion
Converter converter = new Converter("input.dgn");
// Prepare conversion options for target format PDF
ConvertOptions convertOptions = new FileType().fromExtension("pdf").getConvertOptions();
// Convert to PDF format
converter.convert("output.pdf", convertOptions);

DGN to PDF Live Demo

Convert DGN to PDF now by visiting the GroupDocs.Conversion App website. The free demo has the following benefits

No need to download API

No need to write any code

Just upload the source file

Get download link to save the file

Other supported DGN conversions in Java

You can also convert DGN to many other file formats. Please see the list below.

Convert DGN to DOC

(Microsoft word binary format)

Convert DGN to DOCM

(Microsoft word 2007 marco file)

Convert DGN to DOCX

(Office 2007 word document)

Convert DGN to DOT

(Microsoft word template files)

Convert DGN to DOTM

(Microsoft word 2007 template file)

Convert DGN to DOTX

(Microsoft word template file)

Convert DGN to HTM

(Hypertext markup language file)

Convert DGN to HTML

(Hyper text markup language)

Convert DGN to MHT

(Mhtml web archive)

Convert DGN to MHTML

(Web page archive format)

Convert DGN to ODP

(Open document presentation format)

Convert DGN to ODT

(Open document text file format)

Convert DGN to OTP

(Open document standard format)

Convert DGN to POT

(Microsoft power point template files)

Convert DGN to POTM

(Microsoft power point template file)

Convert DGN to POTX

(Microsoft power point template presentation)

Convert DGN to PPS

(Power point slide show)

Convert DGN to PPSM

(Macro enabled slide show)

Convert DGN to PPSX

(Power point slide show)

Convert DGN to PPT

(Microsoft power point 97 2003)

Convert DGN to PPTM

(Macro enabled presentation file)

Convert DGN to PPTX

(Open xml presentation format)

Convert DGN to RTF

(Rich text format)

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