Introducing Python SDK for GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud

We are working exactly according to our plans to provide GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud SDKs for different platforms, In this regard we are glad to inform you about another SDK release, GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud SDK for Python. This SDK provides a complete solution to consume GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud API in Python to render supported documents in the cloud seamlessly.

GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud is REST API which supports a variety of document formats like PDF, Words, Spreadsheet, Presentation, Images, CAD and many more. It allows to render supported documents in HTML or image for the whole document, page by page or custom range of pages. It provides some other exciting features like watermarking , document transformation (Rotate, Reorder) and font resources. Please click here for further details. GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud SDK for Python has been developed to help you integrate all these features in your Python based application without any hassle.

GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud SDK for Python – Introduction

GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud SDK for Python is introduced for its Python developers. It is a wrapper around REST APIs, that allows you to work with GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud REST APIs in Python based platform quickly and easily, gaining all benefits of strong types and IDE highlights. The distribution is available at GitHub.

GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud SDK for Python – Examples

GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud SDK for Python Examples are also available to guide developers to get familiar with SDK and its usage to invoke resources and operations using the GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud REST API. Please see the SDK examples of following categories.

Installation

GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud SDK for Python is also available as released package in the PyPI (Python Package Index). You can bypass source code repository and depend directly on the released package by installing from PyPI:

pip install groupdocs-viewer-cloud

Data

In order to render any supported files, you first need to upload them to the GroupDocs cloud storage or 3rd party cloud storage to use GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud API.

Getting Started

Once you are done with installation of package and dependencies in your project, You can easily call the API in your Python based code to consume the API features. Here is the sample code to demonstrate the working of GroupDocs.Vewer Cloud API using Python SDK. Please follow the installation procedure and then run the following Python code:

# Import module
import groupdocs_viewer_cloud

# Get your app_sid and app_key at https://dashboard.groupdocs.cloud (free registration is required).
app_sid = "XXXXXXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXX-XXXXXXXXXXXX"
app_key = "XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX"

# Create instance of the API
api = groupdocs_viewer_cloud.ViewerApi.from_keys(app_sid, app_key)

try:
    # Retrieve supported file-formats
    response = api.get_supported_file_formats()

    # Print out supported file-formats
    print("Supported file-formats:")
    for format in response.formats:
        print('{0} ({1})'.format(format.file_format, format.extension)) 
except groupdocs_viewer_cloud.ApiException as e:
    print("Exception when calling get_supported_file_formats: {0}".format(e.message))

GroupDocs.Viewer Cloud Resources

Following are the links to some useful resources you may need to accomplish your tasks.

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