Add List in PDF using iText

iText supports various ways in which list can be displayed in a PDF. The List can be a simple list, numbered, list with symbols, no symbols list and many more. Lets see examples on how to add List in PDF using iText.

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Add Fonts in PDF using iText

Using the iText framework we have seen how to add text/paragraphs to PDF files. Now we will see how we can add various fonts and colors to the text that is added. Lets see an example on how to Add Fonts in

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Add paragraph in PDF using iText

To Add Paragraph in PDF using iText library is very easy. You can also set spacing between 2 paragraphs. Spacing can be added After/Before each of the paragraphs. Important Class – com.itextpdf.text.Paragraph For adding spacing we can use either a) [crayon-5b5515186a86c686387694-i/] b)

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Create Simple PDF using iText

iText provides flexible ways for creation and manipulation of PDF files. We will start with steps on how to create simple PDF using itext with some examples. Setup Setup can be done by adding Maven dependency. Add the below dependency into your

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Add multiple lines in PDF using Apache PDFBox

When you large content to be displayed in the PDF using the [crayon-5b5515186b278477802175-i/] the content can sometimes go out of the PDF and get cut. See below example : [crayon-5b5515186b281310413214/] To avoid this we need some processing to be done of the

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Document Properties in Apache PDFBox

Document properties of a pdf can be accessed/created using the Apache PDFBox library. Lets see an example on all the document properties in Apache PDFBox. The class used for accessing the document properties in Apache PDFBox is org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.PDDocumentInformation Some of its useful

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Encrypting pdf using Apache PDFBox

Apache PDFBox provides way to protect your pdf by adding a password protection. In this post we will see an example on encrypting pdf using apache pdfbox. The important classes that are required for encrypting pdf using apache pdfbox are 1) org.apache.pdfbox.pdmodel.encryption.AccessPermission

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Write Chinese in pdf using Apache PDFBox

The default fonts in PDFBox do not support Chinese characters hence we need Unicode fonts for that. Lets see how to write Chinese in pdf using Apache PDFBox. Exception using default fonts If you try to write Chinese characters in a PDF

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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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