PDF Rest API Features

Development made easy

  • Complete API Reference to develop your own integration
  • Offical API Libraries and well documented Guides
  • All Libraries contain examples and are test-ready
  • API and Libraries in continous improvements
  • Development support via email
  • Create projects with different Key Pairs
  • Integrate with Google Analytics
  • Do not wait the process to finish: use Webhooks

The best quality and performance

  • Batch processing for all tools
  • Robust infrastructure and uptime guarantee
  • Upload files from local drive or an URL
  • Process password protected PDF and Office documents
  • Repair any damaged PDF before processing
  • Rotate PDF files before processing
  • Tools are powered by the best PDF provider: PDF Tools AG

Security to satisfy Corporate Policies

  • HTTPS SSL Secure connection (SHA256)
  • JWT Authentication for project protection
  • Domain filtering for Client Side Libraries
  • IP filtering for Server Side Libraries
  • File Encryption
  • All your uploaded and processed files are always 100% private
  • We do not perform any kind of data mining

Pricing for your needs

  • Monthly subscription pricing
  • One-time prepaid pricing
  • All prices are VAT included
  • File limit alerting
  • Tax invoicing for Business and Customers
  • Custom or high volume plans available

PDF Rest API Tools


Merge PDF

Combine two or more PDF files into one single PDF.

Merge Library Guide  

Split PDF

Separate one page or a whole set into PDF files.

  • Split by ranges. Divide a PDF file by page ranges.
  • Split by a fix range. Once fixed a range number, every number of pages will split the next one.
  • Split by removing page. Works like Split by ranges but in this case, removes the pages between the range.
  • Merge after. Merge all split pages in a single PDF.
Split Library Guide  

Compress PDF

Reduce file size while optimizing for maximal PDF quality.

  • Low. Low compression force in order to gain som Kb but maintain full quality.
  • Recommended. Our recommended level of compression with a good mix of compression and quality.
  • Extreme. Great results of compression but careful since can affect heavily images quality.
Compress Library Guide  

Office to PDF

Make Office files easy to read by converting them perfectly to PDF standard documents.

  • Convert Office documents to PDF. Convert any Office file (WORD, EXCEL or POWERPOINT) to PDF
Office to PDF Library Guide  

PDF to JPG

Convert each PDF page into a JPG or extract all images contained in a PDF.

  • Convert full pages. Convert any Office file (DOC, EXCEL or PPT) to PDF
  • Extract only images. Convert any Office file (DOC, EXCEL or PPT) to PDF
PDF to JPG Library Guide  

Image to PDF

Convert JPG, TIFF and PNG images to PDF in seconds and easily adjust orientation, margins or page sizes.

  • Orientation. Choose the orientation of the converted PDF file between portrait or landscape
  • Set a margin. Define a margin in pixels for the image in the output PDF.
  • Set a pagesize. Choose the size of the PDF page between 3 options: Fit to image size, A4, Letter
  • Merge after. Merge all converted images in a single PDF.
Image to PDF Library Guide  

Repair PDF

Repair heavily damaged PDF files to recover most of data.

  • Repair damaged/corrupted PDF. Try to recover most of data of damaged PDF files
Repair Library Guide  

Unlock PDF

Remove PDF password security, giving you the freedom to use your PDFs as you want.

  • Unlock. Remove password from locked PDF files
Unlock Library Guide  

Page numbers

Add page numbers to your PDFs. Customize typography, positions or pages to number by setting any of the options below:

  • Facing page numbers. All page numbers will be placed mirrored between pages.
  • Avoid cover. Declare first page as a cover page and do not apply page numbers on that page.
  • Starting number. Set the number from which pages will be numbered.
  • Set pages to number. Can choose which pages want to be numbered by selecting different options:

    • Number all pages
    • From a page til the end
    • From the end to a page
    • Select a page range
    • Select pages and page ranges
  • Horizontal position. Align the numbers position to the left, middle or right.
  • Horizontal adjustment. Displace an amount of pixels away from the horizontal position.
  • Vertical position. Align the numbers on top or bottom of the page
  • Vertical adjustment. Displace an amount of pixels away from the vertical position.
  • Add text. Adds a desired text to page numbers.
  • Font settings. Customize font properties page numbers with the following settings:

    • Font family
    • Font style
    • Font size
    • Font color
Add Page Numbers Library Guide  

Watermark

Stamp an image or text over your PDF in seconds. Customize typography, transparency and position and rotation of your watermark as you need. See the list of options below:

  • Watermark as a text. Type a text to stamp a watermark with it.
  • Watermark as an image. Select an image to stamp a watermark with it.
  • Set pages to stamp. Can choose which pages want to be stamped with a watermark by selecting different options:

    • Stamp all pages
    • From a page untiltil the end
    • From the end to a page
    • Select a page range
    • Select pages and page ranges
  • Horizontal position. Align the watermark position to the left, middle or right.
  • Horizontal adjustment. Displace an amount of pixels away from the horizontal position.
  • Vertical position. Align the watermark on top or bottom of the page
  • Vertical adjustment. Displace an amount of pixels away from the vertical position.
  • Mosaic. Stamps the watermark in a 9 places mosaic
  • Rotation. Set an angle rotation for watermark between 0 and 360 degrees
  • Font settings. Customize font properties page numbers with the following settings:

    • Font family
    • Font style
    • Font size
    • Font color
  • Transparency. Set the amount of transparency of the watermark
  • Layer. Set the depth of the watermark over or below the PDF content
Watermark Library Guide  

Rotate

Rotate your PDFs the way you need them by seting an orientation angle. You can even rotate multiple PDFs at once!

  • Orientation. Set the orientation by choosing four angles: 0, 90, 180 or 270
Rotate Library Guide  

Protect

Protect your PDF files with a password to lock them to unwanted readers!

  • Protect. Set a password string to protect PDF files
Protect Library Guide  

PDF to PDF/A

Convert PDF files to PDF/A-2b standard for archiving and preservate long-term electronic documents

  • Conformance. Set a custom Conformance from all the PDF-A Standards
PDF to PDF/A Library Guide  

Validate PDF/A

Validate a PDF file against a PDF/A compliance

  • Conformance. Set a custom Conformance to validate from all the PDF-A Standards
PDF to PDF/A Library Guide  

Extract text

Extract all text from a PDF file to a txt file. (We do not perform OCR)

  • Text only. Extract only text without specifying coordinates of text boxes and font types on the output file.
Extract text Library Guide