WebGrabber allows you to dynamically convert any
URL, HTML stream, or HTML file to PDF on the fly, while maintaining
embedded styles. With activePDF WebGrabber, you can:
generate PDF reports from HTML data.
HTML form input into tamperproof PDF forms.
PDF certificates, invoices, statements and other documents
on the fly from your website.
PDF page size, orientation and page breaks, while adding dynamic
headers, footers and page numbering.
multi-page PDF documents for faster display over the web.
PDFs containing HTML data using PDF encryption.
Licensed per server, activePDF WebGrabber is
the industry leader in scalable, multithreaded URL-to-PDF
or HTML-to-PDF generation. Whether converting static HTML
files or dynamic, data-driven, web-based reports, WebGrabber
provides the functionality and control needed to create secure,
printable PDF files.
Dynamic HTML-to-PDF Conversion
HTML from Any Source
Whether processing CGI scripts, ASP, JSP, or plain HTML, it
makes no difference; activePDF WebGrabber handles them all.
With WebGrabber, you can load HTML content from URLs, disk
or even memory. You can also access secure sites with basic
authentication or, with the IE interface, access data using
integrated Windows® NTLM authorization. Support for SSL
(Secure Sockets Layer) is included with the IE interface,
so sensitive data can be accessed with peace of mind.
Support for Web Standards
WebGrabber is the only server-side HTML to PDF converter that
supports HTML 3.2, HTML 4.0, CSS (Cascading Style Sheets),
Java applets, Flash images, and even activeX controls. Proxy
server support is also included, making it possible for you
to access data from behind your firewall..
PDF Layout Control
activePDF WebGrabber is the only product that supports page
breaks so that your web-based reports look exactly the way
you want. Whether it's embedded HTML or an entire URL, activePDF
WebGrabber's dynamic header and footer support can help turn
your existing web application into a PDF reporting engine.
And, with WebGrabber's built-in page numbering capabilities,
you can virtually guarantee your users won't get lost in large,
Easy to Implement
activePDF WebGrabber is COM enabled, making integration with
your existing application as simple as a single method call.
With a few lines of code you can define a URL along with optional
post data or a query string and WebGrabber will convert your
data to PDF in seconds. Virtually anything that can be viewed
in the browser can be converted to PDF, independent of the
server side rendering language.
activePDF WebGrabber is tightly coupled with activePDF
Server, so you can leverage our server-based
performance, robust PDF output options, and other features
such as native PDF encryption and linearization.
Explorer engine only. Service Pack 4 will support IE 5.5 and