FAQ

What is HTML PDF API?
HTML PDF API is a service that allows you to convert HTML to PDF using standard technologies (HTML, CSS and JavaScript). It uses wkhtmltopdf library for the ...
Wed, 12 Feb, 2014 at 4:15 AM
What is Effectiva Studio?
Effectiva Studio is a company that created the HTML PDF API service.
Wed, 2 Apr, 2014 at 7:29 PM
Why should I use HTML PDF API?
Currently HTML PDF API is one of the most inexpensive products/services in its niche market. You can try how HTML P...
Wed, 12 Feb, 2014 at 4:20 AM
Concurrency and rate limit?
Currently each client can send 12 request per second from one IP address. Each request towards API counts even if it targets ‘/credits’ URL (for retrieving ...
Tue, 4 Sep, 2018 at 6:36 AM
Can I try HTML PDF API for free?
HTML to PDF conversion can be tested using Live demo. Alternatively, a user can sign up for free and try our fully featured service ...
Wed, 12 Feb, 2014 at 4:26 AM
Live demo you say?
You don’t have to register to use live demo. Live demo is very useful to test HTML PDF API’s possibilities and to see what it is capabl...
Wed, 12 Feb, 2014 at 4:27 AM
Why not a free monthly plan?
We want to offer you a high quality support as well as new service features. This takes time and effort which is why we need lots of...
Wed, 12 Feb, 2014 at 4:28 AM
When do you subtract credits for the conversion process?
Credits are subtracted after a successful conversion, just before your PDF download process starts.
Wed, 12 Feb, 2014 at 4:28 AM
What are the limitations?
Timeout Conversion process that takes more than 30 seconds will cause a timeout. Client application/browser w...
Tue, 17 Jun, 2014 at 7:52 AM
How secure is HTML PDF API?
Your requests are secured with SSL certificate if you are using HTTPS (which we strongly recommend). After receiving a reque...
Wed, 16 Jul, 2014 at 8:58 AM