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Guide to Use Free Spire.DocViewer for .NET

Free Spire.DocViewer for .NET package includes several sample project of C# and Visual Basic, which are based on Visual Studio 2005, 2008 and 2010 for users to choose appropriate solution and DLLs for .NET 2.0, 3.5, 4.0 and 4.0 ClientProfile.

Download and Install

You can get a .zip package after downloading Free Spire.DocViewer for .NET. Extract this package to get the .msi file. Double click this file to install.

During installation, if your Visual Studio is running right now, you need to shut down it to contiue to installing when the checkbox about if you would like to add Free Spire.DocViewer for .NET controls in VS ToolBox is checked. If you don't want to shut down your Visual Stuido, you can uncheck the checkbox and then double click ControlsInstaller.exe to add the controls after completing installation.

The installed Free Spire.DocViewer for .NET includes four folders (Bin, Help, Icons and WinFormsDemos), one application ControlsInstaller.exe and XML Configuration File of this application, the license document.

Use DLLs

You must add dlls in your project as reference when you would like to program to realize Free Spire.DocViewer for .NET functions.

Right click your project name → Add Reference → Browse → Spire.DocViewer folder → Bin → .NET 2.0/3.5/4.0/4.0 ClientProfile → Spire.DocViewer.Forms.dll.

Run Demos

You can run demos to get effect what the sample projects can do. There are two methods to run demos.

1. Open Spire.DocViewer folder → WinFormDemos → CS/VB → CSDemos/VBDemos-VS2005/VS2008/VS2010.sln → right click specified project(for example Export) → Debug → Start new instance.

2. Open Spire.DocViewer folder → WinFormDemos → CS/VB → WinForms → DocDocumentViewer/DocViewer → specified folder(for example Export) → Export-VS2005/2008/2010.csproj/vbproj → F5.

Friendly Reminder:

Free version is limited to 100 paragraphs and 5 tables. This limitation is enforced during viewing or printing files. When you needs exceed the limitation, upgrade to Commercial Edition of Spire.DocViewer.


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Last edited Feb 6, 2015 at 3:07 AM by Lacy00, version 1