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Tyler Tran 94Tyler Tran 94 

Generate and download PDF file from Base64 Encode String

Hello everyone! I want to create a LWC to download a simple PDF file with a random string. Here is my code:
Apex class:
public with sharing class PdfLwcController {
    public static String getBase64String() {
        String s = 'Hello World!';
        return EncodingUtil.base64Encode(Blob.toPdf(s));

Client-side controller:
import { LightningElement } from 'lwc';
import getBase64String from '@salesforce/apex/PdfLwcController.getBase64String';

export default class PdfButton extends LightningElement {
    handleClick() {
            .then(response =>{
                // I don't know how to generate and download pdf file.

    <lightning-card title="Downloading Pdf Demo">
        <lightning-button label="Neutral" title="Non-primary action" onclick={handleClick} class="slds-m-left_x-small"></lightning-button>
The Server-side controller can return a Base64 String, but I don't know how to generate the PDF file and download it immediately (don't save it to the attachment or file). Do you have any idea?
Thank you so much.