Convert Method Failed With Error Java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Conversion Failed (Doc ID 2067732.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 03, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle AutoVue 2D Professional - Version 20.0.0 to 20.2.3 [Release 20.0.0 to 21.0]
Oracle AutoVue Office - Version 20.0.0 to 20.2.3 [Release 20.0.0 to 21.0]
Oracle AutoVue 3D Professional Advanced - Version 20.0.0 to 20.2.3 [Release 20.0.0 to 21.0]
Oracle AutoVue Electro-Mechanical Professional - Version 20.0.0 to 20.2.3 [Release 20.0.0 to 21.0]
Oracle AutoVue EDA Professional - Version 20.0.0 to 20.2.3 [Release 20.0.0 to 21.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Convert method failed with error: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Conversion failed

Steps To Reproduce:

  1. Open a PDF document using AutoVue.
  2. Add markups
  3. Save and close
  4. On Server side use a Java program using AutoVue API to convert() to convert to PDF in order to flatten the markup entities and generate  a new PDF file.

Cause

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