The WebOffice ePaper tool is the reporting module for WebOffice 10.9 SP1 that provides powerful reporting functionality for the WebOffice core client.

Multiple different data sources can be integrated together into one resulting document

Images and documents can be embedded

Dynamic behavior of documents can be implemented (e.g. hyperlinks etc.)

Data dependent rendering of reports is supported

Header pages, footer pages, statistics functions, multiple page documents and much more can be implemented.

Support for various different file output formats

use WebOffice ePaper author to administer WebOffice ePaper templates (.mrt files)


In order to use WebOffice ePaper you have to purchase the following licenses:

WebOffice 10.9 SP1 standard

WebOffice ePaper


Be sure that the following software components are installed:

WebOffice 10.9 SP1

WebOffice extensions

WebOffice author standalone

WebOffice ePaper author


In order to provide WebOffice ePaper functionality in WebOffice 10.9 SP1, you need to specify the WebOffice ePaper tool in WebOffice author standalone:


WebOffice ePaper tool configuration

WebOffice ePaper tool configuration




Use tool?

Specify whether this tool is available in the WebOffice core client (Yes) or not (No).

WebOffice ePaper tool properties


There are two typical configuration scenarios for the WebOffice ePaper tool:

quick and easy: no WebOffice ePaper templates are configured at all. WebOffice 10.9 SP1 dynamically reads all WebOffice ePaper templates (.mrt files) stored in the template path. Anyways, in a layer specific search result it will only make available the WebOffice ePaper templates for this specific layer.

advanced: configure specific WebOffice ePaper templates for your WebOffice 10.9 SP1 project. In this case only these configured WebOffice ePaper templates will be available in the WebOffice 10.9 SP1 project for reporting. Use this option if you want to customize WebOffice ePaper template settings or configure specific dynamic text fields, etc.


As sub elements it is possible to configure

WebOffice ePaper Template (File Name)

ArcGIS Server ePaper Service as an optional output service especially for WebOffice ePaper



You need to activate the WebOffice ePaper extension on your SynOutputService (or the specific ArcGIS Server ePaper Service) as described in Activate SOE on a Map Service.

See chapter WebOffice ePaper Template (File Name) for details about the configuration of WebOffice ePaper templates and subsequent chapters about the available function fields.

See chapter ArcGIS Server ePaper Service for details about the configuration of an optional WebOffice ePaper output service.

For more details on working with WebOffice ePaper author, see online help or

See chapter Search Result Toolbar for information about the Generate ePaper report button in the WebOffice core client.#

Parameterized WebOffice ePaper calls via ScriptAPI work if custom_pages\generate_epaper.jsp is used. See also chapter Custom Pages.