Spire.Doc for WPF

Read/Write/Modify Word document with WPF applications

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Spire.Doc for WPF is an MS Word API operated on WPF platform, which can easily and professionally access a wide range of word document processing tasks without Microsoft Office Word installed on system. With enhanced capability and quality, Spire.Doc for WPF provides integrated services for word document display, packaging and security from different aspects, for example, set up word content format and style, encrypt/decrypt word file by password, insert various kinds of content in multiple ways and so on.

Spire.Doc for WPF is a professional word API with powerful functions and competitive price. It supports Word 97-2003, Word 2007, Word 2010, Word 2013 and Word 2016.

  • Convert

  • Compare

  • Extract

  • eSign

  • Watermark

  • Replace

  • Mail Merge

  • Highlight

  • Header

  • Form

Convert Word to PDF

PDF files are preferred over Word documents because they are safe, simple to open, and easy to manage on any device. PDF is the most popular file format that users would convert Word to.

Compare Documents

If you receive two nearly-identical Word documents, the ideal way to determine whether there are any differences between them is to compare the two documents.

Extract Text and Images

When you just need to get the information in a Word document regardless of its format and structure, you can simply extract the text and images from the document.

Digitally Sign Documents

A digital signature provides assurances about the validity and authenticity of your Word documents. Once a Word document is digitally signed, any changes to the document will invalidate the signature.

Add a Watermark

A watermark is used to declare confidentiality, copyright, or other attributes of the document, or as a decoration to make the document more attractive. You can add either text or image watermarks to Word documents.

Replace Text

The ability to replace existing text (or placeholders) in a Word document makes it possible for programmers to quickly generate Word reports or documents based on a template.

Mail Merge

Mail Merge is a handy feature that allows you to quickly produce multiple documents, such as letters or emails, using information stored in a list, spreadsheet or database.

Find and Highlight

If you want to emphasize some words, you can find and highlight them in a bright color so that the readers could catch them easily.

Headers and Footers

Headers and footers are useful for including information that you want to appear on every page of a document, such as company logo or page number.

Create a Form

Form fields make it easier to collect information. Users can enter information by choosing an item from a drop-down list, inserting text in a combo box, or checking a check box.


Totally Independently Library

Spire.Doc for WPF is a completely independent standalone WPF Word API. And it does not need Microsoft Word or other 3rd party library to be installed on the system.

Insert Rich Contents to Word Document

Spire.Doc for WPF allows users to insert rich contents in Word document. Images, hyperlink, comments, bookmarks, textbox, header/footer, watermark, table and as many as 91 types of fields can be easily inserted into Word document with WPF applications.

Design Word document with Format and Style

Using Spire.Doc for WPF, developers can design Word document font, color, text alignment and indent, highlight text, list Word document content, build style, named style, etc.

Fully Control Word Document

Without Microsoft Word, Spire.Doc for WPF still can create new Word documents, edit existing Word document content and save documents at will.
  • Set up document property and print type
  • Insert/remove sections or page break
  • Copy document, concatenate multiple documents
  • Customize mail merge and fill field
  • Encrypt/decrypt Word document
  • Globally search/replace in Word document
  • Save to file, save to stream and save as web response

High Performance

High performance for generating Word documents with huge pages. Superior performance support for reading and writing Word documents.


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Formats Supported

Word 97-2003 (.doc, .dot) format, Word 2007, Word 2010, Word 2013 and Word 2016(.docx, .docm) format


Spire.Doc for WPF enables converting Word documents to most common and popular formats.
  • Convert Word to PDF
  • Convert Word to HTML
  • Convert Word to Image
  • Convert Word to XPS
  • Convert Word to TEXT
  • Convert Word to XML
  • Convert Word to EPUB

Inserting, Editing and Removing Objects

Spire.Doc for WPF enables to inserting, editing and removing external objects in Word.
  • Insert, edit and remove headers/footers. Headers and footers can be text, page number or picture.
  • Insert, edit and remove footnote, endnote and comments.
  • Insert, edit and remove hyperlinks, including website address, email address etc.
  • Insert, edit and remove bookmarks.
  • Insert, edit and remove watermarks, including text watermark and image watermark.
  • Insert, edit and remove image.
  • Insert, edit and remove textboxes, including size and characters in textboxes.
  • Insert, edit and remove table with data information.
  • Insert, edit and remove OLE Objects.

Manipulating Document

Spire.Doc for WPF enables to manipulating existing objects in Word and whole document.
  • Find and replace specified strings.
  • Copy and remove texts, paragraph or sections.
  • Merge multiple Word documents into one.
  • Protect documents to prevent from opening, editing, printing etc.
  • Open and decrypt documents in protection.
  • Extract objects (texts, comments, images etc.) from document.
  • Load and save document with macros. Remove macros in document.
  • Create form field including elements: cells, texts, radio button, dropdown list, checkbox etc.
  • Fill form field by connecting data from xml file.
  • Create and edit document properties.
  • Clear macros in .doc and .docm document.


Spire.Doc for WPF enables formatting contents in documents, including character, paragraphs, pages and whole document.
  • Format all characters in document, including fonts, sizes, colors, effects etc.
  • Format paragraphs, including built-in styles, indents, spacing, bullets and number list style etc.
  • Format Word tables, including cell fonts and colors, cell background color, cell alignment, cell borders and column width/row height setting.
  • Format Word page, including page border, margins, paper size and orientation.
  • View document with different document view types, zoom percent and zoom types.

Mail Merge

Spire.Doc for WPF enables executing mail merge function to create records, orders and reports.
  • Perform simple mail merge fields (name and value) to create single item.
  • Execute mail merge to create a group of data records with connecting customized data source.
  • Populate document with data from .NET data source including DataSet, DataTable, DataView or any other files (for example, xml) to create large amounts of records or report by using mail merge.

Feature Details

Support Word97-2003 Word2007 Word2010 Word2013 Word2016
Operation Create New Document Edit Existing Document
Save to file Save to stream Save as web response
Document Properties Setup Document Print Setup
Multiple Section Page Break
Document Copy Multiple Document Concatenate
Encrypt Document Decrypt Document
Globally Search Globally Replace
Mail Merge Nested Mail Merge Customize Mail Merge Fill Field
Format and Style Font Color Highlight
Indent List Text Alignment
Building Style Named Style
Content Image Hyperlink Comments Bookmark
Table Table of Content Foot Note Ole Object
Header (Text/Image/Table) Footer (Text/Image/Table)
CheckBoxFormField DropDownFormField TextFormField Textbox
TextWaterMark ImageWaterMark Field (91 types) HTML
Convert Src Type Open Save Dest Type
Doc Dot Docx Xml Txt Html PDF Rtf EPUB
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