2 Replies Latest reply on Nov 16, 2009 10:55 AM by RobMcDougall

    Streaming large documents to PDFG

    kc@dafolo.dk Level 1

      Hi all,


      I have a question for you.


      I am about to start a project where I need to stream one document at a time from a .NET application to PDFG and convert them to PDF. The documents can be arbitrarily big and I would like to know if there are some kind of issues with large files (eg. larger than 5 Mb)?


      Can anyone of you help me out here


      Thanks in advance



      Kim Christensen

      Dafolo A/S

        • 1. Re: Streaming large documents to PDFG
          Hodmi Level 4

          Make sure you increase the timeout

          • 2. Re: Streaming large documents to PDFG
            RobMcDougall Level 1

            We have a customer that converts very large documents from MSWord and WordPerfect to PDF using PDF Generator.  They have successfully converted 1GB documents however it can take a very long time (over an hour).  They are using a Watched Folder interface however (as Hodmi previously indicated) we have had to tweak their timeout settings to prevent LiveCycle from killing the task.


            I would run the largest files you expect to see through and then if you encounter timeouts, contact Adobe support.  They can walk you through how to increase your timeout values.






            Rob McDougall | Senior Technical Architect | 4Point | www.4Point.com