Aspose Doc Importer

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Aspose DOC Importer

Aspose DOC Importer plugin for WordPress allows developers to get the contents of Microsoft Word (DOC/DOCX) documents without requiring Microsoft Office. This module demonstrates the powerful import feature provided by Aspose.Words. It adds a simple Aspose Doc Importer button on posts and pages. When users click the button, they get two options: importing from a local DOC file or from  Aspose Cloud Storage.  The user selects a file, clicks Insert Doc to Editor and the text is inserted into the editor from the selected file. This plugin uses the WordPress Media Up-loader for uploading local files. You can also select files from WordPress Media Gallery.

System Requirements

In order to install and use Aspose Doc Importer Plugin you need to have below listed items.

  • WordPress
  • PHP version >= 5.3

Please feel free to contact us if you find any issues in installing or using this plugin.

Supported Platforms

  • It is supported up to 4..1.1 version of WordPress and It requires PHP version to be > = 5.3


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Extend and Contribute

Aspose Doc Importer Plugin for WordPress is open source and its source code is available on the major social coding websites listed below. Developers are encouraged to download the source code and contribute by suggesting or adding new feature or improving the existing ones, so that others could also benefit from it.

Source Code

How to configure the source code

You need to have the following installed in order to open and extend the source code

  • PHP Storm

Please follow these steps to get started:

  • Download/Clone the source code.
  • Open PHP Storm and Choose File > Open Project
  • Browse to the latest source code that you have downloaded,

Source code overview

  • Aspose_Cloud_SDK_For_PHP-master  - Contains Aspose for Cloud SDK API for different operations.
  • Aspose_Doc_Importer.php - Contains main plugin code.
  • aspose_doc_importer_admin.php  - Contains configuration page html and other admin related code.
  • getAsposeDocContent.php - Contains code for importing content from doc file.


You can download the Aspose DOC Importer plugin from one of the following locations:


Once downloaded, please follow these steps to install the module to your WordPress website:

  • Log into your site as either Admin or another Super user level account.
  • Navigate to the Plugin menu and select Add New.
  • Type Aspose Doc Importer in the search box and click Search Plugin button Or click the Upload menu and choose the ZIP folder you downloaded from the locations above.
  • Click Install Now.
  • After installation, click Settings to see the configuration page.


After you have installed the Aspose Doc Import plugin it is really simple to start using it on your website. Please follow these steps to get started:

  • Make sure you are logged-in to a WordPress site as Admin level account.
  • Make sure you have set up Aspose Client Id & Secret on the plugin configuration page. For further details on how to get app keys, click here.
  • Navigate to the page or posts where you want to import contents from the DOC using Aspose Doc Importer plugin.
  • Click the Aspose Doc Importer button.
  • Click Select Doc File. It will show WordPress Media Gallery on popup. Either upload a DOC file or choose from the Media Library.
  • Click the Use this Doc file for Importing button.
  • Click the Insert Doc to Editor button. It inserts the text from the DOC file to the ed

Video Demo

Please check the video below to see it in action.