Document Generation for Mendix

Category: Modules
Subcategory: Import/Export

Overview

Do you want to use the best tool for layouts available for documents? The must-have solution for document generation within Mendix applications. Generate documents based on MS Word templates and export to Word, PDF, PDF/A, HTML and 20 other formats. When to use it? - For documents with layouts like invoices and reports - If the standard Mendix document generation is not sufficient - If 5 to 10 times faster than the standard Mendix templates appeals to you - When users want to have control about the templates - Documents that have to be exported in multiple formats and have to be exactly the same - Your generated documents stay in your own environment - Security and encryption features for PDF available - Concatenate multiple MS Word documents What does the “Document Generation for Mendix” Module contain? - Generate documents based on templates layouts in MS Word - Runtime configuration of the required data to fill the document - Supporting all features of MS Word like headers, footers, page numbers, index, charts etc. - Edit your template and save your template in your Mendix app with the Microsoft MS Word Add-in: https://appron.to/ms-word-add-in For who: - End-users: Let users make and adjust their own templates - Application managers: If managing the templates is a task - Business Engineers: make complex documents fast and simple Benefits: - Control: end-users can make and adjust templates easily - Precision: No CSS needed for layout of documents but effectively use MS Word with a 100% connection in exports to Docx, PDF and more - Faster: as a business engineer you can build a document template fast and simple. See full documentation document here: https://support.appronto.nl/en/support/solutions/folders/12000010213 Pricing Document Generation for Mendix Document Generation for Mendix is the most effective, efficient and comprehensive solution which saves your Mendix developers a lot of time and provide you with great looking documents. The costs depend on a few factors like amount of developers, locations and type of usage. Any subscription includes: • Unlimited amount of templates • Unlimited amount of documents generated • Unlimited amount of business users The subscription fee starts at € 1035,- euro / year. The fees are yearly and paid upfront, just like Mendix. For the fee we make sure the module stays up-to-date with the latest Mendix and Microsoft Word releases, we provide support and release new functionalities. We can also help you with a set-up support to help you implement the module (Intake - project onboarding & coaching). Please let us know if you would like us to provide set-up support. To get a quote for your situation, please contact us at sales@appronto.nl

Documentation

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Demo urlhttps://youtu.be/tKb-IubHN6A

See full documentation document here: https://support.appronto.nl/en/support/solutions/folders/12000010213

installation video: https://youtu.be/tKb-IubHN6A 

 

Dependencies:

  • Appronto Licenser
  • MxModelReflection
  • CommunityCommons 
    • Please note that if you use this module in Mendix 7.23.x and the newest community commons. You have to refresh the java action Base64DecodeToFile and leave the new parameter 'Encoding’ empty.

- Edit your template and save your template in your Mendix app with the Microsoft MS Word Add-in: https://appron.to/ms-word-add-in

Limitations and licensing

Note: to run the module in the cloud you’ll need a license. In development on your local machine the module will run without license.

 

Document Generation for Mendix is the most effective, efficient and comprehensive solution which saves your Mendix developers a lot of time and provide you with great looking documents. The costs depend on a few factors like amount of developers, locations and type of usage. 

Any subscription includes:
•    Unlimited amount of templates
•    Unlimited amount of documents generated
•    Unlimited amount of business users

The subscription fee starts at € 1035,- euro / year. The fees are yearly and paid upfront, just like Mendix. For the fee we make sure the module stays up-to-date with the latest Mendix and Microsoft Word releases, we provide support and release new functionalities. 

We can also help you with a set-up support to help you implement the module (Intake - project onboarding & coaching). Please let us know if you would like us to provide set-up support.

To get a quote for your situation, please contact us at sales@appronto.nl

 

 

 

 

tags: document, generation, documents, dcuments, docs, doc, pdfs, generaton, docx, word, Microsoft, MS, 

Releases

Version: 6.0.0
Framework Version: 9.0.5
Release Notes: Support for Mendix 9
Version: 5.5.0
Framework Version: 7.23.10
Release Notes: We added a small feature to preserve styling or use different styles when concatenate (generated) MS Word documents and you can choose to concatenate the document as a new page or continuous. Set your parameters in the MergeInput object to use this feature!
Version: 5.4.0
Framework Version: 7.23.10
Release Notes: Release notes Document generation for Mendix 5.4.0: - New feature: Merge without configuration any list of objects with a MS Word document template, the fields you use in the template are the attributes of your entity. In this case you can use fields in multiple sections without the use of tables (start+end). Usefull when you have documents with multiple pages with sections, in landscape and/or portrait size. - New feature: Concatenate MS Word document with preserving the layout. You can stitch a list of multiple MS Word output documents to 1 document to the type of output of your choice. The tables of contents and dynamic fields will be updated before output. - Improvements: cleaned up some duplicate code
Version: 5.3.1
Framework Version: 7.23.10
Release Notes: Added the feature to make use of multiple sections and landscapes MS Word you provide. Re-use Containers and tables in these sections
Version: 5.3.0
Framework Version: 7.23.10
Release Notes: - New feature: Manage your PDF document security. You can set a password for opening the document and you can set a password for editting the permissions of the PDF document. Such as (dis)allow commenting, content copying, document Assembly and editing annotations. When you apply these security features it will encrypt your PDF with 128-bit RC4. This meets the strict requirements organisations sometimes have when it comes to generated documents with sensitive data. - New feature: To generate documents with different fonts but the same template you can now define the font in your application. This enables for example (whitelabel) SAAS solutions to reuse templates for multiple brands. - Fixed bug: when you import and export Templateconfigurations it sometimes lead to duplicates. This is fixed now. - Improvements: Some small changes in naming conventions and structures that improved the Omnext score for this module.