Create & Manipulate PowerPoint Presentations on any Platform

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Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL

Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL


Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL is specialized in PowerPoint presentation processing. It allows you to create, modify and convert presentation files in the cloud. It allows inter-conversion of the industry standard presentation formats as well as to commonly used image file formats using the REST API. Developers can easily extract & manipulate different elements of a presentation including slide, text, color schemes, font schemes, shapes and images or create presentation files from scratch.


Advanced PowerPoint manipulation Features



Create PowerPoint presentations


Merge multiple presentations


Convert presentations to different formats


Add new slides.


Copy existing slides


Convert slides to images


Get comments of a Slide


Manage document properties


Find, replace & modify text


Extract shapes, font, text, format and theme's information


Move slide's position


Split PowerPoint presentations

Quick start with PowerPoint Presentations Processing

Using Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL, developers can easily open and save a multitude of file formats. Get the ability to quickly and reliably convert different document formats with a high degree of precision where supported formats include PPT, POT, PPS, PPTX, POTX, PPSX, ODP, PresentationML, Text, XPS, PDF, HTML, TIFF, JPG, PNG, BMP, GIF and SVG. Apart from conventional file formats, it also supports Office OpenXML (OOXML) which is XML-based format that was introduced in Microsoft Office 2007 and it extensively supports reading and converting PresentationML documents in core product engine.

It is easy to get started with Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL and there is nothing to install. Simply create an account at Aspose for Cloud and get your application information. Once you have the App SID & key, you are ready to give the Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL a try with any language - on any platform.

Presentation Processing Features

Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL allows the developers to perform a wide range of presentation processing operations. Just a few of such operations are listed ahead.

  • Create, merge & split PowerPoint presentation
  • Create new presentations by picking slides from existing presentations
  • Access and manipulate document properties
    • Use fontsLocation Parameter to specify custom fonts
    • Access all or a particular property
    • Set a particular property
    • Remove all or particular property
    • Read properties for a Chart Series
    • Getting and setting the cell format in a Table

Slides Processing Features

Slides can be processed and manipulated in following ways after the integration of Aspose.Slides for Cloud in applications.

  • Save specific slides as images and control the resultant image size or scale
  • Convert all or specific slides to various formats
  • Add or remove slides
  • Copy or move slides
  • Delete Slides
  • Change slide position in Presentation
  • Delete slides background
  • Get slide count
  • Save slide as Image with Default or Specified size
  • Save slide as SVG image
  • Access & manipulate slide elements such as:
    • Placeholders
    • Placeholder count
    • Extract Shapes from a Slide
    • Font scheme
    • Color scheme
    • Background
    • You can control the output image size or scale according to its further use.
    • Comment

Presentation conversion to various supported formats

When using Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL, you can render individual slides to various supported output formats. The resultant format can be Rater images (JPEG, PNG, JPG, TIFF), XPS, PDF, PPTX, HTML formats. During conversion to images, you also get the option to customize the image dimensions. Moreover, it also facilitates the extraction of individual shapes from slides to supported image formats with highest fidelity to the original.

When converting presentations to PDF format, they conform to the PDF 1.5 or PDF/A-1b specifications. Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL goes an extra mile during conversion of Microsoft PowerPoint documents to PDF files. Nevertheless, the majority of conversions will be indistinguishable from the original Microsoft PowerPoint document.

Presentation to PDF conversion - cURL

curl -v "{storage-name}&format=pdf&signature=xxxx" --data-binary @sample.pptx  
-H "Accept:application/json"

Text & Shapes Processing

Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL makes it very easy to manipulate text and shapes in slides. The features include:

  • Get text from whole document or from a particular slide
  • Replace text from a particular slide or whole document
  • Extract shapes from a particular slide

Language, Platform & Storage Independence

Aspose.Slides Cloud for cURL is not only used with any language or platform which supports HTTP requests and responses, but also it can be used with many third party storages including Amazon S3, Google Cloud, Google Drive and DropBox. Output documents can be stored to Aspose for Cloud or third party storages


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