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PdfWebControlLiteCreateEmptyDocument Method (String)

Create empty document container to which the user can upload any PDF document

Namespace:  RadPdf.Web.UI
Assembly:  RadPdf (in RadPdf.dll) Version: (
public PdfLiteSession CreateEmptyDocument(
	string documentFileName


Type: SystemString
Document file name

Return Value

Type: PdfLiteSession
Lite Document session

documentFileName does not need to be unique.

Set documentFileName to null or string.Empty to allow the client to specify the file name, defaulting to the name of the uploaded file.

The following aspx and code behind files use the CreateEmptyDocument method to create an empty document container.
using System;

partial class _Default : System.Web.UI.Page
    protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)
        if (!IsPostBack)
            // Create an empty document instance with the file name "Document Name" and default settings
            this.PdfWebControlLite1.CreateEmptyDocument("Document Name");
<%@ Page Language="C#" CodeFile="Default.aspx.cs" Inherits="_Default" %>

<%@ Register Assembly="RadPdf" Namespace="RadPdf.Web.UI" TagPrefix="radPdf" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
<html xmlns="" >
<head runat="server">
    <title>RAD PDF Sample</title>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
        <radPdf:PdfWebControlLite id="PdfWebControlLite1" runat="server" height="600px" width="100%" />
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