Get Form Fields from Document

This REST API retrieves form fields from a document, a section or a paragraph.

Usage examples with cURL and Postman

The following URIs are used to address REST resources:

~/{file-name}/formfields
~/{file-name}/{nodePath}/formfields

, where:

  • {file-name} is a filename of a document.
  • {nodePath} is a path to a node in a document. If this parameter is used, elements contained within a specified node will be processed:
    • sections/{sectionIndex} - references a section.
    • paragraphs/{paragraphIndex} - references a paragraph.
    • sections/{sectionIndex}/paragraphs/{paragraphIndex} - references a paragraph within a section.

You can carry out REST API interactions using cURL and Postman. Please read these instructions to receive a personal JWT_TOKEN for authorization.

Download sample FormFilled.docx file for testing purposes.

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Usage examples in Python, Java, C#, etc.

The following code samples show how to interact with the REST API using almost any mainstream programming language.

You can find a lot of other examples in Python, Java, C#, JavaScript, PHP, C++, Golang, Ruby, Swift, Dart on GitHub. All codes are thoroughly tested and ready for production use.