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How to get started easily with Syncfusion Angular 11 Word Processor?

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The Essential JS 2 Angular Word Processor is a component that have editing capabilities like Microsoft Word. It is also known as document editor, and it is used to create, edit, view, and print the Word documents. It provides all the common Word processing features including editing text, formatting contents, resizing image and tables, finding and replacing text, bookmarks, tables of contents, printing, and importing and exporting Word documents. This article explains how to easily integrate Syncfusion Angular Word Processor in Angular 11 application and how to enable its commonly used features using services.



Before start, the following items are required to create Angular Word Processor in Angular 11 application:


Installation and application creation


  1. Install Angular cli 11 using the following command.


  1. npm install -g @angular/cli@11.2.3



To follow and run the application in Angular 6, Angular 5, or Angular 4, you should replace the CLI command version number with corresponding Angular version number.


npm install -g @angular/cli@<CLI VERSION>



  1. Create Angular 11 application using Angular CLI.


  1. ng new angular11-app
  2. cd angular11-app


  1. Serve the Angular 11 application using below command.


  1. ng serve


  1. Listen the application in localhost:4200. Your application will serve in the browsers as follows.





Integration of Angular Word Processor a.k.a Document Editor


  1. After running the Angular 11 application successfully, configure the Angular Document Editor in this application. Install Angular Document Editor and EJ2 package using the following command. The —save command will instruct the NPM to include a document editor package inside the dependencies section of the package.json.


  1. npm install @syncfusion/ej2-angular-documenteditor --save
  2. npm install @syncfusion/ej2 save


  1. Import DocumentEditorContainerAllModule from installed package in app/app.module.ts.


import { BrowserModule } from '@angular/platform-browser';

import { NgModule } from '@angular/core';

import { DocumentEditorContainerAllModule } from '@syncfusion/ej2-angular-documenteditor';

import { AppComponent } from './app.component';



  declarations: [



  imports: [

    BrowserModule, DocumentEditorContainerAllModule


  providers: [],

  bootstrap: [AppComponent]


export class AppModule { }


  1. You should refer to the CSS file for Angular Document Editor in style.css


@import "../node_modules/@syncfusion/ej2/material.css";


  1. Add the Angular Document Editor component in app.component.html.




  1. Now, define the service URL for this Document Editor in app.component.ts. Service URL is required for opening a Word document (Refer to ).


import { Component, ViewChild } from '@angular/core';

import { ToolbarService } from '@syncfusion/ej2-angular-documenteditor';



  selector: 'app-root',

  templateUrl: './app.component.html',

  styleUrls: ['./app.component.css'],

  providers: [ToolbarService]


export class AppComponent {

  title = 'angular7-app';

  public serviceLink: string;

  ngOnInit() {

    //Service URL is required for opening word documents in DocumentEditor

    //Documentation link:

    this.serviceLink = '';




  1. After defining service link, define Document Editor’s serviceUrl in app.component.html.
    <ejs-documenteditorcontainer #documenteditor_default [serviceUrl]='serviceLink' style="display:block;height:600px"></ejs-documenteditorcontainer>


  1. Now, serve the application using following command.


  1. ng serve open


After all the files are compiled successfully, it will serve the site at localhost:4200

The following screenshot explains this.





In this GitHub repository, the application prepared from the previous steps has been committed, and it is readily runnable. Also, you can check Syncfusion Angular WordProcessor a.k.a DocumentEditor features from this page.

If you have any queries or require clarifications, please let us know in comments below. You can also contact us through Syncfusion Support forum or Direct-Trac. We are happy to assist you!



I hope you enjoyed learning about how to get started with Angular 11 Word Processor.

You can refer to our Angular Word Processor feature tour
page to know about its other groundbreaking feature representations documentation and how to quickly get started for configuration specifications.  You can also explore our Angular Word Processor example
to understand how to create and manipulate data.

For current customers, you can check out our components from the License and Downloads page. If you are new to Syncfusion, you can try our 30-day free trial to check out our other controls.

If you have any queries or require clarifications, please let us know in the comments section below. You can also contact us through our support forumsDirect-Trac, or feedback portal. We are always happy to assist you!

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