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How to Convert a PowerPoint Presentation to a PDF Using the PowerPoint Library

Learn how to convert a PowerPoint presentation to a PDF using the Syncfusion PowerPoint Library. This video demonstrates how to convert a PowerPoint presentation to PDF, PDF/A, and PDF/UA. You will also see how to include notes in the presentation to PDF conversion.

The PowerPoint framework is a feature rich .NET PowerPoint class library that can be used by developers to create, read, and write Microsoft PowerPoint files. It is a non-UI component that provides a full-fledged PowerPoint presentation instance that facilitates accessing and manipulating the presentations without any dependency of Microsoft Office COM libraries and Microsoft Office. It provides comprehensive support for creating PowerPoint presentations from scratch, seamlessly opening, modifying, and saving existing presentations, as well as facilitating the conversion of PowerPoint presentations to PDF and individual PowerPoint slides to images.

Furthermore, it empowers users to create and edit a diverse range of chart types, including over 80 chart types, with the ability to customize elements such as chart titles, legends, axis titles, data labels, line styles, and more. Additionally, it offers the capability to effortlessly convert charts within a slide into image formats, enhancing the versatility and functionality of PowerPoint-related tasks.

Essential Presentation allows you to add, rearrange, duplicate, format, and delete shapes in a PowerPoint slide. It supports to create, modify, and format 134 SmartArt diagrams to quickly make a visual representation of data with ease. A slide can be copied and pasted to the same or a different PowerPoint presentation. Copied slides can be merged with source and destination formatting.

This library can read and write encrypted PowerPoint presentations, allows marking a PowerPoint file as final to prevent editing.

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