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How do I export my WordPress blog as a book? [closed]

I want to export some or all of the posts of a blog into a format that makes sense to a publisher (traditional or self-publisher(e.g.: Lulu.com)) (MS Word, RTF, PDF, epub, something else). What tools ...
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How to create thumbnails for PDF uploads?

I'm developing a website that needs to allow users, within Gravity Forms, to submit a PDF file and have a JPG thumbnail created of the first page of the PDF that is then displayed in the created post. ...
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Is it possible to create an “export to PDF” option?

I have a custom post-type "model", and I want to be able to export certain values (eg Name, Height, Shoe Size, etc) and a set number of images from the gallery, from each Model to a PDF. Ultimately, ...
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Convert Wordpress pages to PDF

Just like I customize the CSS print for a page, I want to be able to convert the page to PDF. Many plugins I tried just display main content of the page or post without design; just plain text. I ...
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2answers
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Attach pdf file to custom post type

I am trying to attach a pdf file to a custom post type. I have found this snippet at wpsnipp.com. The code does the trick, but only for posts. I have a custom post type named 'events' and I can't ...
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Is There A WordPress Plugin That Produces PDFs of Posts Locally?

Most of the WordPress PDF plugins out there use services like Joliprint and Print Friendly to convert posts to PDFs. Is there a plugin that does this locally utilizing the power of PHP (and/or ...
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Where do the favicons for Media Files come from

I have uploaded some PDFs to the Media Library. I cannot find a way to set the browser favicon for the PDF media files. Where does WordPress get the favicon from? Is there anyway to control the PDF ...
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how do i embed the pdf gallery in wordpress post

I want to show the epaper of newspaper. Is there a way that i can embed a gallery of pdf in post just like the gallery of images
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Force PDF download from custom menu?

I added a link to a PDF in my custom navigation menu. Is there a way to force it to download instead of open?
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Make page tab link to pdf

I'm sure this is ridiculously simple, and I'm just missing something very basic. I have a CV as a pdf. I'd like to have the tab that says CV open up that CV as a pdf. I do not want to embed it as a ...
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Export a blog(not mine) as a PDF document

Is it possible to export the posts of a blog as a PDF? There is a blog with a couple of hundred posts that I'd like to read on my ereader, so I was wondering whether I could extract those posts into ...
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1answer
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List and show uploaded pdf files dynamically

I want to show all the PDFs for a specific WordPress page. I exactly want that the PDF documents will upload from the admin panel and I want to show all the PDFs in a page in the front-end ...
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PDF file upload issue

I am using a plugin custom contact form where i have kept a file upload field at the front end. But when i try to upload a pdf file then neither tmp_name nor type property of $_FILES is being set. ...
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PhantomJS with wordpress

I know it sounds basic but I'd really appreciate some help/guidence on how to use phantomjs on my wordpress project. I'm using Windows 8.1 and local host with xampp for now. I've downloaded phantomjs ...
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WordPress Codex or equivlent for Kindle use?

Is there a mobi/pdf/epub version of the Codex (or an up-to-date equivlent resource) so I can use it with an e-reader?
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Create a PDF from the rendered post (like displayed in the browser) [closed]

I would love to enable our co-workers to download single posts as PDF files. Problem is that every PDF solution I've seen only exports the posts text, but leaves out all the stuff that's rendered or ...
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Unable to stream pdf: headers already sent problem in dompdf [closed]

I have used dompdf to display the user information in admin of my wordpress project. While generating the PDF file it works perfectly in my local server. But in live server Unable to stream pdf: ...
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Print profile details as PDF or from modal window

I have been able to use the Advance Custom Fields plugin to create more fields I need for every new user to our site. What we need though, is that once someone has registered, they still need to be ...
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A link (not in the post) to download a specific PDF file

I want to add a button (or rather, a link formatted to look like a button) in the utilities area somewhere above the main navigation menu of a WordPress-based business site (that is, not in the body ...
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Path in dev server works; same path in prod server is broken

on my development wordpress server (using Desktop Server's "ServerPress"), one my pages has a list of pdfs; each tag has this path: /wp-content/themes/accessgroup/docs/thePDF.pdf. When I upload my ...
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Is there a plugin for uploading files such as PDF files?

I want to put my lecturers for my students as PDF files in my wordpress, is it possible?
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Warning : tempnam() [<a href='function.tempnam'>function.tempnam</a>]: SAFE MODE Restriction in effect

When generating PDF with dompdf I am having this problem in pdf file when viewing file in notepad Warning : tempnam() [function.tempnam]: SAFE MODE Restriction in effect. The script whose ...
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How to build a PDF repository in WordPress

I'm seeking advice on the best way to construct a PDF repository. Basically, there will be an uploader in the administrator section and in the front end. The user should be allowed to add tags to the ...
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Embed PDF into wordpress

is there's a way to show a PDF file inside Post in wordpress ? i used tag but if someone have Internet Download Manager , Dialog will appear to Download the PDF file if visitor click cancel they ...
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1answer
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Displaying BLOB PDF File

I have some pdf files that are stored in the wordpress database as a blob and I need to display these files. The files are not linked to any posts directly. The code I have currently is: <div ...
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1answer
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Upload PDF and other files from the Front-End

I am trying to create a medical website, where logged-in doctors can actually upload pdfs and other files (such as jpg) from the front-end in posts. Then, after reloading the page, the uploaded files ...
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Will wp_get_attachment_metadata display PDF metadata (eg: keyword, author, description)?

I used this technique to display attached PDF metadata on a page. It shows the title and path but not info like keyword, author, and description. Can Wordpress access all the properties uploaded with ...
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Pdf visualiser embedded into wordpress website

I would like to insert a Pdf visualizer to read my wp articles. So I can print go through pages like the one in www.scribd.com Is there any plugin for that? I tried "Google Doc Embedder" plugin but I ...
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1answer
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attach a PDF to an archives template?

I have a custom post type called "media" and I would like to be able to upload a single pdf called, "presskit" for the archive page that contains ALL of the media custom posts. I only need to upload ...
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1answer
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Updating seperate database when post attachment is changed

I have a seperate database with lists of users, brochures and brochure URL's, and timestamps of when a brochure was ordered, but I want my database to update everytime a brochure (PDF) attachment is ...
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Create Custom Post Type PDF File (Like Media) Then Add Searchable Custom Fields

I want to create a simple website that stores PDF for search. The PDFs do not need to be searchable themselves (I mean, that would work, but there are only three items on each file so using custom ...
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Download security

I would like to create a secure download link for digital content e.g. PDFs, Zips etc. There's a few plugins that offer "secure downloads" but they just block the download page. I need it so the ...
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1answer
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wp_mail issue with sending PDF

I have a problem with wp_mail and sending a PDF. The code below occasionally works and when it does, you can only see the message content within the iPhone, and not Yahoo or Gmail. function ...
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Newsletter/Publication Archive

I work for a non-profit that offers Newsletters to our members and we are looking to add an archive of all past issues for our members (in pdf format). We do want to restrict access just to members ...
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Build custom pdf from users choices

I would appreciate a bit of guidance on how we can achieve the following functionality on our Wordpress site: Users click a selection of topics on a checkbox list A custom pdf is created for them ...
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Editable PDF that has a submit button that saves the pdf as an attachment

I'm wondering if anyone has had to present an editable pdf that can be saved and submitted from a webpage? I have a careers page that I would like to have users come onto, click a button to open the ...
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Link to open/download pdf file

I have built a theme from scratch, takemusuaikido.net. On one of the pages - http://takemusuaikido.net/about-tafr/ - I have been trying to add a pdf form which users can either view or download - see ...
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Extensive search filtering and results->PDF in the front-end

Is it possible to implement the following, and if so, what is the best (or one of) the ways to do so: The setup: A custom post type 'listing' Custom taxonomies: 'artist', 'price', 'location', ...
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1answer
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TCPDF get_post_meta outside the loop

I want to be able to export a html page to PDF. I downloaded TCPDF (mainly because it allows me save High resolution images and shrinks the filesize.) The TCPDF folder is in my theme folder. If a ...
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How to embed PDF files inside content without media_send_to_editor?

Goodafternoon, I use the following code to add an iframe around the PDF files that are added to a post in WordPress. The only problem with this feature is that the iframe will be also visible in the ...
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Permalink for PDF of article

I'm trying to learn if this is possible, and how I might go about implementing it. Our site is a scientific journal, and our published articles follow this permalink structure: ...
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Create thumbnail on PDF upload with Gravity Forms

I'm working with some great code that was provided recently to create an image thumbnail from a PDF upload, and I'm now trying to implement this in the functions file so that it can be applied to any ...
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2answers
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pdf (25MB) - how to display and enable download?

I have tried to upload it simply through the media library ,but it didnt display correctly (very low resolution) and some users couldnt even see it (just an empty space) ,so I used an iframe tag in a ...
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How can I display links to several PDFs in a grid view?

I'm very new to Wordpress, sorry I can't provide more helpful context. I want a page that looks like this: http://imgur.com/3yjEmmK, where each element of the grid is an image that (ideally) links ...
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1answer
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Search through documents folder

Does anyone know why the following returns nothing? <?php $dir = get_bloginfo('template_directory') . "/documents/*"; foreach(glob($dir) as $file) { echo $file; } ?> I ...
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1answer
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How To: Simple domPDF Example

Not quite sure if anyone here has used dompdf, but I'm in need of assistance. There's a plugin (post-pdf-export) that exports posts to PDF using dompdf. All I need to do is generate some html ...
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TCPDF and permalinks

I am currently using a post to pdf plugin 'Hacklog down as pdf' which works ok. I've used it before in a current working environment. It suddenly stopped working but I have found out that when ...
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Making epub, pdf, mobi formats available in a post? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: how to upload and allow downloads of .mobi and .epub formats I am considering the feasibility of converting a client site from a large number of hand-built web pages to ...
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How can I allow users (subscribers) to download selected posts into a single PDF? (RESOLVED)

I currently have a members area for subscribers. I have already setup the ability for users to 'favourite' posts and add them to custom folders of their choice. Once they have added some posts to a ...
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Embed interactive pdf

I have interactive pdf documents that I need to put on a wordpress site. Visitors need to be able to fill these in and print them out to sign and post. They do not need to be emailed or saved to the ...