Word Automation Services
Word Automation Services is a feature of SharePoint Server that enables you to programmatically convert word-processing documents from one format to another.
- Developing with SharePoint 2010 Word Automation Services
- What is the Difference between ‘Word Automation’ and ‘Word Automation Services’?
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Learn to use Word Automation Services to do server-side document conversions to and from a variety of document formats. By using the Open XML SDK, you can accomplish tasks that are difficult such as updating the table of contents or repaginating documents. (Article)
‘Word Automation’ and ‘Word Automation Services’ are two developer building blocks that have similar names, and have overlapping functionality, but are very different pieces of technology. (Article)