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Convert Base64 To PDF In Python

Convert Base64 To PDF In Python

Looking for a tutorial on how to convert base64 to pdf in python then you are at the right place, Today in this article I will show you how to convert base64 to pdf file using python programming.

To convert base64 to pdf we will use the python library Base64 it allows us to decode base64 code, It comes preinstalled with python so you don’t have to install it.

Python Code To Convert Base64 To Image

import base64

b64 = 'enter base64 code here'

bytes = base64.b64decode(b64, validate=True)

f = open('sample.pdf', 'wb')

Above is the python code to convert base64 to pdf . You can run this code and see the result. To run this program you need to have python installed, if you don’t have, then read this: Install and setup python.

Before running this program you need to enter the base64 code in bs64 variable inside the single colons.

Follow this steps to run this program:

  • First, create a new folder for this program.
  • Open it in a code editor of your choice.
  • Create a python file with .py extension.
  • Copy the above code and paste it in your file.
  • Open a terminal or CMD at folder location
  • And type this command python filename.py (Name of your py file).

After running the program you will see that it printed the base64 version of the pdf file. Want to know how to convert pdf to base64 read this article: Convert pdf to base64 in python.


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