Word Automation Services Class Library

SharePoint 2010

Last modified: September 07, 2011

Applies to: Office 365 | SharePoint Online | SharePoint Server 2010

Word Automation Services is a component of SharePoint Server 2010. It gives developers a way to manipulate Microsoft Word documents in an unattended environment that does not require the presence of the Word client application on the server. Specifically, Word Automation Services provides developers the ability to perform document conversion tasks programmatically through the Word Automation Services application programming interface (API).




Contains all the types relating to bulk file conversion.


Provides an object model that you can use to access and configure the Word Automation Services.

This documentation provides descriptions for the following types in the Microsoft.Office.Word.Server.Service namespace: