The PDF Library for the C# and the .Net platform.

IronPDF makes it easy to generate pdf documents from within .Net Applications and ASP.NET websites.  The key feature is “Html-To-Pdf” which renders pixel-perfect PDFs from HTML, CSS, Images and JavaScript.

IronPDF takes the frustration out of creating PDFs because it does not rely on a proprietary set of API functions.  It uses the open standards of HTML5, CSS , JPEG, PNG, GIF and SVG and converts them to PDF files.  In short,  it makes good use of skills that developers already posses.

IronPDF’s features are:
"Html-To-Pdf" - creating PDF files from HTML, CSS and JavaScript.

"Url-To-Pdf" - generating PDF files from existing html pages by simply providing their URL

"ASPX-To-Pdf" - Turning ASP.NET web forms directly into into downloadable pdfs

Html-To-Pdf and Url-To-Pdf may be used from within any Windows application including: ASP.NET projects, MVC , Web Services, Console Applications and Desktop Applications.

The base requirements are .Net Framework 4.0 or above on the Windows platform. IronPDF is also compatible with Microsoft Azure cloud hosting services.


C# Code Example:

using IronPdf;

HtmlToPdf HtmlToPdf = new IronPdf.HtmlToPdf();
PdfResource PDF = HtmlToPdf.RenderHtmlAsPdf(@"<h1>Hello World</h1>");


VB.NET Code Example:

Imports IronPdf
Dim HtmlToPdf As HtmlToPdf = New IronPdf.HtmlToPdf()
Dim PDF As PdfResource = HtmlToPdf.RenderHtmlAsPdf("<h1>Hello World</h1>")




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See the version list below for details.
Install-Package IronPdf -Version
dotnet add package IronPdf --version
<PackageReference Include="IronPdf" Version="" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add IronPdf --version
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Release Notes

Improved PDF rendering Performance including better Javascript Support.
No longer requires Visual C++ Redistributable binaries to be installed.
Azure Compatibility.
Margins, header and footer sizes now accurate to fractions of a mm.


This package has no dependencies.

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IronPDF for .Net Core 2.x and 3.x allows developers to create, edit and extract PDF content within .Net Core Applications & Websites. The Iron PDF Core library takes the frustration out of generating PDF documents by not relying on proprietary APIs. "Html-To-Pdf" renders pixel-perfect PDFs from open standard document types: HTML, JS, CSS, JPG, PNG, GIF, and SVG. In short, it uses skills that developers already posses. Key features include: * "Html-To-Pdf" creates PDF files from HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Images. * "Url-To-Pdf" generates PDFs from existing html pages by simply providing their URL. * "Image-To-PDF" creates PDF documents from image files. * PDF to Image functionality can render PDF documents to image files. * Extract text and images from existing PDFs. * Create, Fill and read data from PDF forms. * Merge, Split and Manipulate PDFs to edit PDF structure and content. * Add Page Numbers, Headers, Footers, Watermarks, Tables, Text and Image Assets. * Edit, Stamp and Watermark PDF files with text, images and HTML * Apply HTML or PDF backgrounds to PDF pages * Sign PDF files with digital certificates IronPDF can be used within ASP.NET projects, MVC, Web Services, Console & Desktop Applications. Requires .Net Core 2.x, 3.x or higher. Supports Windows, Ubuntu, Debian, CentOS, BSD, MacOS and Azure platforms. Licensing & Support available for commercial deployments. For code examples, documentation & more visit For support please email us at
PDF Complete by Iron Software is a full suite of C# & VB.Net PDF tools: It includes PDF generation, html-to-pdf, editing and OCR in 17 international languages. Iron's PDF Complete creates & edits PDFs as well as reading and extracting PDF & Image text content. The library allows developers to add PDF & OCR functions to MVC, Desktop, Console and Web applications. * IronPDF includes: "Html-To-Pdf" to render PDFs from standard file formats: HTML, JS, CSS, JPG, PNG, GIF, and SVG. "Url-To-Pdf" generates PDFs from an existing URL's html page. "ASPX-To-Pdf" converts ASP.NET documents into pdfs. IronPDF allows developers to Merge, Split and Manipulate PDFs as well as adding Page Numbers, Headers, Footers, Watermarks, Tables, Text and Image Assets. Code Samples and tutorials available at * PDF Complete adds an advanced PDF OCR (Optical Character Recognition) & Barcode reading library. The engine pre-processes scans to improve resolution, color simplification and contrast as well as reducing background noise, rotation, page distortion, and page skewing. It detects image quality and adjusts pre-processing automatically for great results every time. Content output as plain text, barcode data or as structured data. Multiple Language packs available at Windows .Net Framework 4.0 required. Can be installed on cloud hosting such as Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services. Licensing & Support available for commercial deployments. For code examples, documentation & more visit For support please email us at
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IronPdf providers for pdf handling
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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
2020.10.3.3 23,104 10/14/2020
2020.10.2 7,072 10/7/2020
2020.10.1 83 10/7/2020
2020.10.0 77 10/7/2020
2020.9.0 41,554 9/1/2020
2020.8.1 14,627 8/14/2020
2020.8.0 18,342 8/1/2020
2020.7.1 13,736 7/15/2020
2020.6.0 67,652 6/1/2020
2020.3.2 91,624 3/25/2020
2020.3.1.1 21,693 3/11/2020
2020.3.0 17,727 3/2/2020
2020.1.5-prerelease 1,585 1/21/2020
2020.1.0 138,387 1/9/2020
2020.0.1.2-prerelease 2,044 12/19/2019
2019.8.9 42,364 12/3/2019
2019.8.8.1 3,505 11/27/2019
2019.7.0 63,241 10/2/2019
2019.6.5.41 30,731 8/28/2019
2019.6.5 9,229 8/22/2019
2019.6.4-beta 273 8/21/2019
2019.6.3-beta 266 8/21/2019
2019.6.2-beta 374 8/12/2019
2019.6.1-beta 376 7/30/2019 119,766 3/22/2019 3,927 3/15/2019 11,589 2/14/2019
4.4.9 148,856 6/15/2018
4.4.8 13,401 5/25/2018 862 2/12/2018
4.4.7-alpha 609 2/12/2018 19,713 1/22/2018 1,375 1/19/2018
4.4.5 24,878 9/6/2017
4.4.2 1,184 8/29/2017 11,983 6/6/2017 586 6/3/2017 4,156 1/18/2017 654 1/12/2017 598 1/12/2017 591 1/12/2017 821 12/23/2016
4.4.0 1,543 12/5/2016
4.2.2 6,560 2/22/2016
4.2.1 620 2/13/2016
4.2.0 648 2/13/2016
4.1.0 1,077 10/31/2015
4.0.1 912 9/3/2015
4.0.0 23,575 9/3/2015
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