You're almost there! Please answer a few more questions for access to the Applications content. Complete registration
Interested in joining? Complete your registration by providing Areas of Interest here. Register

Tip Tuesday - 3 ways to dynamically Merge different PDF files in Document Designer.

edited Feb 1, 2023 12:00AM in Configure Price Quote 5 comments

  1. Use multiple Embed Document with conditions. The conditions allow for the correct PDF to show up in the output per requirement.
  2. Use an XSL snippet and utilize <fo:external-graphic> for this. Using an XSL snippet will only append a single paged PDF. Section Margins should be set to 0 inches. See below for examples:
    1. Attaches 1 page to the document. If multi-paged, this will attach the first page.<fo:external-graphic src="url('PDF_URL.pdf')"/>
    2. Defines which page in the multi-paged document will be attached where n = page number.<fo:external-graphic src="url('PDF_URL.pdf#page=n')"/>
    3. The URL of the file is defined in a variable. <xsl:variable name = "link"><xsl:value-of select="'PDF_URL.pdf'"/></xsl:variable><fo:external-graphic src="{$link}"/> <!-- Note: the variable name is called with curly braces

Howdy, Stranger!

Log In

To view full details, sign in.


Don't have an account? Click here to get started!