Distiller Service Java™ API Quick Start (SOAP) distiller-service-java-api-quickstart-soap

Java™ API Quick Start (SOAP) is available for the Distiller® service:

Quick Start (SOAP mode): Converting a PostScript file to a PDF document using the Java™ API

AEM Forms operations can be performed using the AEM Forms strongly typed API and the connection mode should be set to SOAP.

Quick Starts in Programming with AEM forms are based on the Forms Server being deployed on JBoss® Application Server and the Microsoft® Windows operating system. However, if you are using another operating system, such as UNIX®, replace Windows-specific paths with paths that are supported by the applicable operating system. Likewise, if you are using another J2EE application server, ensure that you specify valid connection properties. See Setting connection properties.

Quick Start (SOAP mode): Converting a PostScript file to a PDF document using the Java™ API quick-start-soap-mode-converting-a-postscript-file-to-a-pdf-document-using-the-java-api

The following code example converts a PostScript file called Loan.ps to a PDF file called Loan.pdf. (See Converting PostScript to PDF documents.)

     * This Java Quick Start uses the SOAP mode and contains the following JAR files
     * in the class path:
     * 1. adobe-distiller-client.jar
     * 2. adobe-livecycle-client.jar
     * 3. adobe-usermanager-client.jar
     * 4. adobe-utilities.jar
     * 5. jboss-client.jar (use a different JAR file if the Forms Server is not deployed
     * on JBoss)
     * 6. activation.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 7. axis.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 8. commons-codec-1.3.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 9.  commons-collections-3.1.jar  (required for SOAP mode)
     * 10. commons-discovery.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 11. commons-logging.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 12. dom3-xml-apis-2.5.0.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 13. jaxen-1.1-beta-9.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 14. jaxrpc.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 15. log4j.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 16. mail.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 17. saaj.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 18. wsdl4j.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 19. xalan.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 20. xbean.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * 21. xercesImpl.jar (required for SOAP mode)
     * These JAR files are in the following path:
     * <install directory>/sdk/client-libs/common
     * The adobe-utilities.jar file is in the following path:
     * <install directory>/sdk/client-libs/jboss
     * The jboss-client.jar file is in the following path:
     * <install directory>/jboss/bin/client
     * SOAP required JAR files are in the following path:
     * <install directory>/sdk/client-libs/thirdparty
     * If you want to invoke a remote Forms Server instance and there is a
     * firewall between the client application and the server, then it is
     * recommended that you use the SOAP mode. When using the SOAP mode,
     * you have to include these additional JAR files
     * For information about the SOAP
     * mode, see "Setting connection properties" in Programming
     * with AEM Forms

 import java.io.File;
 import java.io.FileInputStream;
 import java.util.Properties;
 import com.adobe.livecycle.generatepdf.client.CreatePDFResult;
 import com.adobe.idp.Document;
 import com.adobe.idp.dsc.clientsdk.ServiceClientFactory;
 import com.adobe.idp.dsc.clientsdk.ServiceClientFactoryProperties;
 import com.adobe.livecycle.distiller.client.DistillerServiceClient;

 public class JavaAPICreatePDFSoap {

     public static void main(String[] args)
         //Set connection properties required to invoke AEM Forms using SOAP mode
         Properties connectionProps = new Properties();
         connectionProps.setProperty(ServiceClientFactoryProperties.DSC_DEFAULT_SOAP_ENDPOINT, "https://'[server]:[port]'");
         connectionProps.setProperty(ServiceClientFactoryProperties.DSC_SERVER_TYPE, "JBoss");
         connectionProps.setProperty(ServiceClientFactoryProperties.DSC_CREDENTIAL_USERNAME, "administrator");
         connectionProps.setProperty(ServiceClientFactoryProperties.DSC_CREDENTIAL_PASSWORD, "password");

         // Create a ServiceClientFactory instance
         ServiceClientFactory factory = ServiceClientFactory.createInstance(connectionProps);

         DistillerServiceClient disClient = new DistillerServiceClient(factory );

         // Get a PS file document to convert to a PDF document and populate a com.adobe.idp.Document object
         String inputFileName = "C:\\Adobe\Loan.ps";
         FileInputStream fileInputStream = new FileInputStream(inputFileName);
         Document inDoc = new Document(fileInputStream);

         //Set run-time options
         String adobePDFSettings = "Standard";
          String securitySettings = "No Security";

          //Convert a PS  file into a PDF file
         CreatePDFResult result = new CreatePDFResult();
         result = disClient.createPDF(

          //Get the newly created document
          Document createdDocument = result.getCreatedDocument();

          //Save the PDF file
         createdDocument.copyToFile(new File("C:\\Adobe\Loan.pdf"));
         catch (Exception e) {