How do I embed an image (PNG,SVG or JPG) into a CraftCMS Commerce 2 PDF receipt? I tried importing the svg using an includes. I tried using an img tag and referencing a local file. Nothing seems to work.

David

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Have you tried to use a absolute path without the «/» at the beginning? (or actually a relative one from the webroot…) <img src="assets/images/site/logo.png" />

This did the trick in my case.

The PDF renderer uses DOMPDF, which expects a HTML document to be supplied. See the DOMPDF documentation to see what types of images are supported.

If you are linking images from a different domain you will need to set the commerce.php config setting of pdfAllowRemoteImages to true.

https://docs.craftcms.com/commerce/v2/configuration.html#pdfallowremoteimages

  • I have the pdfallowremoteimages setting already. I guess my question is where do I grab the image from? The local shop/_pdf directory or somewhere else? I am getting an "Image not found" error in the PDF so it seems like dompdf cannot locate the resource. I have tried <img src="logo.png" /> ans well as <img src="/assets/images/site/logo.png" /> – David Aaron McInnis Aug 7 at 18:01

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