Some of the important features of the Doc to PDF addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview of this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function, and its features. Next is FAQ, this section is useful to get information about how this addon works in your browser. If you couldn’t find a specific answer, please fill the bug report form on this page or the contact form on the homepage to let us know about your question. Following the FAQ, is the bug report form. It is designed to collect user feedbacks and bugs about this addon. Users can suggest improvements or feature requests through this form too. The next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses the Facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided on this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with Doc to PDF.
In short, Doc to PDF is a lite addon that let you easily convert and download online documents as a PDF file via right-click context menu.
4 Reasons to Use Doc to PDF
Easily convert and download any document to PDF via right-click.
Has context-menu right-click item to download documents.
Works for many document types, including doc, docx, ppt, etc.
Available for Firefox, Chrome and Opera browsers on all operating systems.
This video gives you an idea of how the extension works in your browser.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is Doc to PDF?
Doc to PDF is a lite and multi-browser addon that let you easily download a wide range of documents as a PDF file. Simply add the add-on to your browser and start surfing. Once you see a document link (i.e. .doc, .docx, .pdf), please right-click on the link and then select - Download as PDF - from context-menu. The document will be downloaded as a PDF file to your machine. Please note that, this add-on uses Google - GView - engine to convert the documents. Moreover, it supports a wide range of document types, including doc, docx, ppt and more.
2. How can I work with this addon?
As mentioned above, once the add-on is added to your browser, please right-click on any document link, and then click on the - Download as PDF - item in the context-menu. The document will be downloaded as a PDF file to your machine. Please note that, download location is the default location for download in your machine. This add-on does not have a toolbar icon, it only works with context-menu item in the right click.
3. How can I download the source code for Doc to PDF?
To download the source code for this extension from Chrome Web Store, it is recommended to use Extension Source Downloader. With this addon, you can download the source code as a ZIP or CRX format to your machine. If you want to download the source code from the Firefox addons store, please open the firefox download link (if available) in the Firefox browser and then right-click on the - Add to Firefox - button and select - Save Link As... - item. Choose the destination folder on your machine and then save the file in XPI format. You can then rename the XPI format to a RAR or ZIP file. Some extensions may have a GitHub repo address, which you can use to download the source code as well. But, it may not be the latest version of the addon. Therefore, downloading the source code from the official web stores is the best option as it always gives you the latest version of the addon.
4. Does this addon has a separate options or settings page?
No, as mentioned above, this add-on does not have a separate options or settings page.
5. Is this add-on available for mobile browsers?
Yes, this addon is available for both mobile and desktop machines on all operating systems.
6. What happens when I select a non-URL text?
If a non-URL text is selected, this add-on does not do anything. In other words, it only converts a valid document URL to a PDF file.
7. How can I disable this add-on?
If you want to permanently disable the addon (remove - Download as PDF - from right-click), please head to the extensions tab in your browser and then click on the disable button.
8. How can I change the download location for PDF files?
As mentioned above, the location that the PDF file is downloaded, is the default download location in your browser. In order to change this location, please head to the settings tab in your browser and then change the default download location from there.
9. Can I convert offline documents to PDF?
No, currently this addon only converts and downloads online documents. It is not possible to upload and convert online documents at the moment. In future support for offline conversion will be added.
Your feedback goes a long way towards making this addon even better. With this bug report form, you can submit bugs or suggest enhancements for the functionality or performance of this addon. Please note, this bug report form will be sent to the developer(s) of this addon. You will not get an immediate or personal response at the moment. However, the developer(s) may contact you through the email address provided in this form for further clarifications or requesting additional information regarding the reported bug(s).
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