Convert DGN to PDF in C#

DGN to PDF conversion with a few lines of .NET code

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About GroupDocs.Conversion для .NET API

GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET can be used to convert Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF, Visio and other formats. GroupDocs.Conversion is a standalone API that is suitable for back-end and internal systems where high performance is required. It does not depend on any software such as Microsoft or Open Office.

Convert your DGN files to PDF in .NET easily. You can use just a couple of C# code lines in any platform of your choice like - Windows, Linux, macOS. You can try DGN to PDF conversion for free and evaluate conversion results quality. Along with simple file conversion scenarios you can try more advanced options for loading source DGN file and for saving output PDF result.

For example, for the source DGN file you may use the following load options:

  • auto-detect file format;
  • specify password for protected files (if file format supports it);
  • replace missing fonts to preserve document appearance.

There are also advanced convert options for the PDF file:

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

Once conversion is completed you can save your PDF file to the local file path or any third-party storage like FTP, Amazon S3, Google Drive, Dropbox etc. Please note - to convert DGN to PDF there is no need for any additional software installed - like MS Office, Open Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader etc.

Steps to convert DGN to PDF in C#

GroupDocs.Conversion makes it easy for developers to convert a DGN file to PDF with a few lines of code.

  • Create an instance of the Converter class and provide the file DGN with the full path
  • Create and set ConvertOptions for PDF type.
  • Call the Converter.Convert method and pass the full path and format (PDF) as a parameter

System Requirements

Basic conversion with GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET can be done in just a few simple steps. 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 environments: Microsoft Visual Studio, Xamarin, MonoDevelop
  • Frameworks: .NET Framework, .NET Standard, .NET Core, Mono
  • Get the latest GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET from Nuget

// Load DGN file
var converter = new GroupDocs.Conversion.Converter("template.dgn");
// Set conversion parameters for PDF format
var convertOptions = converter.GetPossibleConversions()["pdf"].ConvertOptions;
// 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. Online demo has the following advantages

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 transformations DGN

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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