Reading text from PDF using Apache PDFBox

Apache PDFBox provides various classes like org.apache.pdfbox.text.PDFTextStripper to read text from PDF files. We will see steps on how reading text from pdf using Apache PDFBox. We have a sample PDF that looks as below Now lets use the PDFTextStripper class and

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Split PDF using Apache PDFBox

PDF file can be split into many small files using the Apache PDFBox library. Lets see the steps and simple examples on how to Split PDF using Apache PDFBox. The class mainly used for doing this is org.apache.pdfbox.multipdf.Splitter. The method that we

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Merge Multiple PDF using Apache PDFBox

Merging of multiple PDF’s can be easily done using PDFMergerUtility class of PDFBox. Lets see an example on how to Merge multiple pdf using Apache PDFBox. The important methods that we will use of the PDFMergerUtility are: a) addSource(String source) Add a

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Draw Rectangle using Apache PDFBox

Apache PDFBox is an open source java library used for manipulation of PDF’s. In this post we will see the steps on how to draw rectangle using Apache PDFBox. We will be using below methods of org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.PDPageContentStream class a) setNonStrokingColor(Color color) Set

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Add Image in PDF using Apache PDFBox

Apache PDFbox is an open source java library used for manipulation of PDF’s. In this post we will see how to Add Image in PDF using Apache PDFBox. Class – PDImageXObject For creating an image in the PDF file, PDImageXObject class is

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Load various font files in Apache PDFBox

Apache PDFbox is an open source java library used for manipulation of PDF’s. In this post we will see how to use the base fonts and load various font files in Apache PDFBox. Use of Base Fonts in Apache PDFBox PDFBox provides

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Add text to Pdf using Apache PDFBox

In our last post we had seen How to Create Simple PDF using Apache PDFBox. Now in this post we will see steps to add text to PDF using Apache PDFBox. The PDPageContentStream is the class from the PDFBox library that is

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Create Simple PDF using Apache PDFBox

What is Apache PDFBox? Apache PDFbox is an open source java library used for working with PDF files. We can create new files, modify existing files, read files and do many other manupulations using Apache Pdfbox. In this post lets see the

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Using Annotation in Dozer Mapping

Traditional use of Dozer Mapping was done using the XML configurations. But using XML and configuring fields can be a painful job for developers. This also creates code duplication and we need to map the same fields in both to and from

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Dozer mapper simple example

Lets see Dozer mapper simple example, where we will map a java object into another using the DozerBeanMapper class. Dozer mapper simple example We will have SourceBean and a DestinationBean. Both of them will have similar variables. We will use the Dozer

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