JamConvertor

Category: Modules
Subcategory: All

Overview

Want to make your work flow more efficiënt? We like simplicity. Imagine you can simplify and speed up your document workflow. It’s possible with our JamConvertor: a web-service that converts documents between different office formats. All standard formats are supported, such as: DOC, DOCX, HTML, JPG, PPT, XLS, XLSX, PDF, PDF / A, PNG, RTF, TXT, etc. The JamConvertor uses LibreOffice, which provides the best open-source import and export filters for OpenDocument and Microsoft Office-formats available today. LibreOffice also supports the worldwide new standard format of OpenDocument. Try it for free! We want to give you the opportunity to discover why our customers use the JamConvertor. That’s why we offer you a free trial. Simply request your trial license at https://jamconvertor-licensing.jam-api.nl. No questions asked! Your trial license is valid for one month. If you like to request a licence, contact us at info@jam-it.nl. Have fun. Need to generate Word documents? Stop handcrafting templates and generate your very own Word template. Simply lay-out your document in MS Word and design it the way you want it to look and use all the features and functionality Word has to offer. Search for the WordTemplater in the Mendix App Store and try it for free.

Documentation

Demo urlhttps://jamconvertor-licensing.jam-it.org

Step 1

Include the JamConvertor, JamCommons and CommunityCommons modules from the App Store in your Mendix project.

Step 2

Request your trial license at https://jamconvertor-licensing.jam-api.nl

Step 3

In your project search for the JamConvertorApiKey constant in the JamConverter module. Copy and paste your license key in the constant.

Step 4

Use the microflow 'ConvertDocument’ in your project to convert files.

The 'ConvertDocument’ microflow contains the following parameters:

Format

The format you want to convert your file to. For supported formats look at the supported formats table on the overview tab. Copy the desired extension from the table in here.

FileDocument

Sets the file that needs to be converted. Put the object of entity FileDocument that you want to convert in here.

TargetFileName

Sets the name of the file that is being created. When empty the file will get the same name as the inputted FileDocument.

ShowPageNumberInTableOfContents

Set to true to show page numbers in the table of contents when converting to PDF.

Watermark

Sets a watermark on the created file. Add the text you want as your watermark in here. Leave empty for no watermark.

Password

Protect the created file with a password. Leave empty for no password.

ResultFileDocument

Sets the output file that is needed for conversion. Put the object of entity type FileDocument in here.

Our pricing

We believe in fair, transparent and simple pricing. Because we use open-source software, we can keep our price low. Therefor we ask €150, - per month for the first 0 to 2500 MB. After that, the costs are €0.02 / MB per month.

If you like to request a licence, contact us at info@jam-it.nl.

 

Supported formats

Type

Input Format

Output Format

Text

DOC, DOCX, ODT, OTT, RTF, TEXT, etc.

DOC, DOCX, HTML, JPG, ODT, OTT, FODT, PDF, PDF / A, PNG, RTF, TXT, etc.

Spreadsheet

CSV, ODS, OTS, TSV, XLS, XLSX, etc.

CSV, HTML, JPG, ODS, OTS, FODS, PDF, PDF / A, PNG, TSV, XLS, XLSX, etc.

Presentation

ODP, OTP, PPT, PPTX, etc.

GIF, HTML, JPG, ODP, OTP, FODP, PDF, PDF / A, PNG, PPT, PPTX, BMP, etc.

Drawing

ODG, OTG, etc.

GIF, JPG, ODG, OTG, FODG, PDF, PDF / A, PNG, SVG, TIF, VSD, BMP, etc.

Other

HTML

DOC, DOCX, HTML, JPG, ODT, OTT, FODT, PDF, PDF / A, PNG, RTF, TXT, etc.

 

 

 

Releases

Version: 2.0.0
Framework Version: 8.18.1
Release Notes: Added possibility to password protect your converted files. Updated constants to new server url's: https://convert.jam-it.org/api and https://jamconvertor-trial.jam-it.org/api
Version: 1.0.0
Framework Version: 8.6.0
Release Notes: Initial version