BuildVu Converts PDF files to HTML5 or SVG

Convert PDF to HTML5 or SVG using Ruby

BuildVu can be run directly from Ruby or installed on a Cloud/on-premise server.


Software is designed and documented to be simple and quick to evaluate, setup and integrate into customer systems


Run behind a firewall on-premise on your own servers or on a dedicated cloud server to keep Documents and content protected


BuildVu can be setup on cloud or on-premise in multiple ways to fit into an existing architecture and conversion output is highly configurable

Running the trial on the cloud using Ruby

The trial runs on the IDRsolutions trial server. Get started with the following steps:

  1. Sign up for our trial and get your authentication token
  2. Ensure Ruby 2.0 (or higher) is installed
  3. Run the following command: gem install buildvu
  4. Copy/Paste the code on the right

For commercial use, customers use their own Cloud or physical server. We provide free documentation on how to do this yourself, or provide set-up as an additional service.

require 'buildvu'
buildvu ='')

conversion_results = buildvu.convert(
    input: BuildVu::UPLOAD,
    file: 'path/to/file.pdf',
    token: 'YOUR_ACCESS_TOKEN' # Token provided to you via e-mail

puts conversion_results['previewUrl']

Trial BuildVu for converting PDF Documents to HTML5 or SVG

This is a 14-day free trial, no credit card required.

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