How to add a page header and footer using C# and VB.Net

How to add a page header and footer
using C# and VB.Net.


Complete code.

using System;
using System.IO;

namespace Sample
{
    class Test
    {
        static void Main(string[] args)
        {
            // Add a page header and footer during the conversion of HTML to RTF or DOCX.
            // If you need more information about "HTML to RTF .Net" email us at:
            // support@sautinsoft.com.
            AddHeaderAndFooter();
        }

        public static void AddHeaderAndFooter()
        {
            SautinSoft.HtmlToRtf h = new SautinSoft.HtmlToRtf();

            // After purchasing the license, please insert your serial number here to activate the component.
            // h.Serial = "XXXXXXXXX";

            string inputFile = @"..\..\sample.html";
            string outputFile = Path.ChangeExtension(inputFile, ".docx");

            // Set page header and footer.
            string headerFromHtml = File.ReadAllText(@"..\..\header.html");
            string footerFromRtf = File.ReadAllText(@"..\..\footer.rtf");

            // Add page header.
            h.PageStyle.PageHeader.Html(headerFromHtml);

            // Add extra space between header and page contents.
            h.PageStyle.PageHeader.MarginBottom.Mm(10);

            // Add page footer.
            h.PageStyle.PageFooter.Rtf(footerFromRtf);

            if (h.OpenHtml(inputFile))
            {
                bool ok = h.ToDocx(outputFile);

                // Open the result for demonstration purposes.
                if (ok)
                    System.Diagnostics.Process.Start(new System.Diagnostics.ProcessStartInfo(outputFile) { UseShellExecute = true });
            }
        }
    }
}

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            Imports System
Imports System.IO
Imports System.Text

Module Module1
    Sub Main()
        ' Add a page header and footer during the conversion of HTML to RTF or DOCX.
        ' If you need more information about "HTML to RTF .Net" email us at:
        ' support@sautinsoft.com.
        AddHeaderAndFooter()
    End Sub

    Public Sub AddHeaderAndFooter()
        Dim h As New SautinSoft.HtmlToRtf()

        ' After purchasing the license, please insert your serial number here to activate the component.
        'h.Serial = "XXXXXXXXX"

        Dim inputFile As String = "..\sample.html"
        Dim outputFile As String = Path.ChangeExtension(inputFile, ".docx")

        ' Set page header and footer.
        Dim headerFromHtml As String = File.ReadAllText("..\header.html")
        Dim footerFromRtf As String = File.ReadAllText("..\footer.rtf")

        ' Add page header.
        h.PageStyle.PageHeader.Html(headerFromHtml)

        ' Add extra space between header and page contents.
        h.PageStyle.PageHeader.MarginBottom.Mm(10)

        ' Add page footer.
        h.PageStyle.PageFooter.Rtf(footerFromRtf)

        If h.OpenHtml(inputFile) Then
            Dim ok As Boolean = h.ToDocx(outputFile)

            ' Open the result for demonstration purposes.
            If ok Then
                System.Diagnostics.Process.Start(New System.Diagnostics.ProcessStartInfo(outputFile) With {.UseShellExecute = True})
            End If
        End If
    End Sub
End Module

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