Convert DWFX to SVG

A DWFx (Design Web Format XPS) is a a formatted representation of 2D/3D drawing as XPS document. It contains graphics and text as part of design data. It is the newest version of DWF file format and can be viewed and printed with the Microsoft XPS Viewer. The XPS nature of these files lets you share the design data with reviewers without requiring them to install Autodesk Design Review. Similar to DWF, DWFx is developed by Autodesk in compressed format to make transmission over the internet suitable. A single DWFx file can contain one or multiple drawings and sheet sets.

Steps to convert DWFX to SVG in C#

GroupDocs.Conversion allows developers to convert the DWFX file to SVG format in an easy and intuitive way just using a few lines of code as described below:

  • Create an instance of Converter class and pass source DWFX file path as a constructor parameter. You may specify absolute or relative file path as per your requirements.
  • Create an instance of ImageConvertOptions class and set Format property to GroupDocs.Conversion.FileTypes.ImageFileType.Svg.
  • Call Converter class Convert method and pass the filename for the converted SVG file and the ImageConvertOptions object from the previous step as parameters.
// Load the source DWFX file
using (var converter = new GroupDocs.Conversion.Converter("sample.dwfx"))
{
    // Set the convert options for SVG format
   var options = new ImageConvertOptions { Format = GroupDocs.Conversion.FileTypes.ImageFileType.Svg };
    // Convert to SVG format
    converter.Convert("converted.svg", options);
}

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DWFX to SVG Live Demo

GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET provides an online DWFX to SVG converter, which allows you to try it for free and check conversion quality and accuracy.

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