Convert DOC to PDF using Integromat – Step-by-Step

  1. Create a Google Drive module
  2. Choose to download a file
  3. Setup the Google Drive module
  4. Create a new module for PDF.co
  5. Choose Convert into PDF
  6. Setup the PDF.co module
  7. Add another PDF.co module
  8. Choose Make an API Call
  9. Setup the 2nd PDF.co module
  10. Run scenario
  11. Get the output link
  12. Protected PDF Output

We prepared this step-by-step tutorial with screenshots to teach you how to convert DOC to PDF so that nobody can extract text from it using Integromat.

Screenshot of Doc File
Screenshot of Doc File

Start by going to the Integromat Scenarios Interface. Click Create a New Scenario.

Step 1: Create a Google Drive module

Creating a google drive module

Step 2: Choose to download a file

NOTE: For this tutorial, we’re using Google Drive as our cloud storage. You may use other cloud storage that has a similar option as this.

Choosing download a file

Step 3: Setup the Google Drive module

  • Select a connection for Google Drive
  • For Enter a File ID combo box you can choose either Select from the list or Enter manually
  • Choose My Drive as the drive to be used
  • Select the folder and the file that you’re gonna use

Setting up the google drive module

Step 4: Create a new module for PDF.co

Choosing PDF.co as the other module

Step 5: Choose Convert into PDF

Choose convert into PDF

Step 6: Setup the PDF.co module

  • Select a connection for PDF.co
  • For Input File combo box you can either choose Upload a File or Input a File from URL
  • For the Source file, you can choose either Google Drive – Download a file or Map manually
  • For Convert Options choose Document to PDF

Setup the PDF.co module

Step 7: Add another PDF.co module

Adding another PDF.co module

Step 8: Choose Make an API Call

Choose make an API call

Step 9: Setup the 2nd PDF.co module

  • Select a connection for PDF.co
  • For API Endpoint Path type in /v1/pdf/security/add
  • For Method choose POST
  • For Input Type choose Set Input URL Param Directly
  • Then for URL choose 2. URL (URL of the Output file in the 2nd Module)
  • For the Body add the following parameters:
    EncryptionAlgorithm: AES_128bit

    AllowAssemblyDocument: false

    AllowPrintDocument: false

    AllowFillForms: false

    AllowModifyDocument: false

    AllowContentExtraction: false
    AllowModifyAnnotations: false

Setup the 2nd PDF.co module

Setting up the body

Step 10: Run scenario

Runs the scenario

Step 11: Get the output link

Get the output link

Step 12: Protected PDF Output

Screenshot of Protected PDF Output
Screenshot of Protected PDF Output

In this tutorial, you’ve learned how to convert DOC to PDF so that nobody can extract text from it using Integromat.

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