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Convert Web Page To PDF From Link - Python

PDF from URL (URL to PDF) sample in Python demonstrating ‘Convert Web Page To PDF From Link’
import os
import requests # pip install requests

# The authentication key (API Key).
# Get your own by registering at
API_KEY = "**********************************************"

# Base URL for Web API requests

# URL of web page to convert to PDF document.
SourceUrl = ""
# Destination PDF file name
DestinationFile = ".\\result.pdf"

def main(args = None):
    convertHTMLToPDF(SourceUrl, DestinationFile)

def convertHTMLToPDF(uploadedFileUrl, destinationFile):
    """Converts HTML to PDF using Web API"""

    # Prepare requests params as JSON
    # See documentation:
    parameters = {}
    parameters["name"] = os.path.basename(destinationFile)
    parameters["url"] = uploadedFileUrl

    # Prepare URL for 'HTML To PDF' API request
    url = "{}/pdf/convert/from/url".format(BASE_URL)

    # Execute request and get response as JSON
    response =, data=parameters, headers={ "x-api-key": API_KEY })
    if (response.status_code == 200):
        json = response.json()

        if json["error"] == False:
            #  Get URL of result file
            resultFileUrl = json["url"]            
            # Download result file
            r = requests.get(resultFileUrl, stream=True)
            if (r.status_code == 200):
                with open(destinationFile, 'wb') as file:
                    for chunk in r:
                print(f"Result file saved as \"{destinationFile}\" file.")
                print(f"Request error: {response.status_code} {response.reason}")
            # Show service reported error
        print(f"Request error: {response.status_code} {response.reason}")

if __name__ == '__main__':
    main() Web API: the Web API with a set of tools for documents manipulation, data conversion, data extraction, splitting and merging of documents. Includes image recognition, built-in OCR, barcode generation and barcode decoders to decode bar codes from scans, pictures and pdf.

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