doconv: Document Conversion to 'PDF' or 'PNG'

Functions to convert 'Microsoft Word' or 'Microsoft PowerPoint' documents to 'PDF' format and also for converting them into a thumbnail. In order to work, 'LibreOffice' must be installed on the machine and or 'Microsoft Word'. If the latter is available, it can be used to produce PDF documents identical to the originals, otherwise, 'LibreOffice' is used. A function is also provided to update all fields and table of contents of a Word document using 'Microsoft Word'.

Version: 0.3.1
Depends: R (≥ 4.0.0)
Imports: magick, pdftools, locatexec, processx, tools
Suggests: tinytest, testthat, webshot2
Published: 2023-01-06
Author: David Gohel [aut, cre], ArData [cph], David Hajage [ctb] (initial powershell code)
Maintainer: David Gohel <david.gohel at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
SystemRequirements: LibreOffice, Microsoft Word
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: doconv results


Reference manual: doconv.pdf


Package source: doconv_0.3.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): doconv_0.3.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): doconv_0.3.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): doconv_0.3.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): doconv_0.3.1.tgz
Old sources: doconv archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse suggests: flextable, mschart, officedown, officer


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