What is the difference between Debenu Quick PDF Library and Debenu Quick PDF Library Lite?

Debenu Quick PDF Library Lite includes a small subset of the features available in the full Debenu Quick PDF Library SDK. As of version 10.11 Debenu Quick PDF Library Lite includes 44 functions and the full version of Debenu Quick PDF Library has close to 900 functions. The features in the Lite version are limited to […]

Setup VB6 for use with Debenu Quick PDF Library

This tutorial shows you how to get ready to create your first PDF application with VB6 and Debenu Quick PDF Library. 1. Register the ActiveX DLL The first thing you’ll need to do is register the ActiveX component. Instructions on how to do this can be found on the getting started page for the ActiveX […]

Use NormalizePage to resolve issues with adding text to pages in PDF files

If you’re experiencing issues with text not appearing correctly or in the right location on the page after using a function such as DrawText then calling the NormalizePage function may resolve this issue for you. When you create a new PDF it will start off with the origin point (0,0) in the bottom left corner, […]

Large PDF file size after adding PNG image using AddImageFromStream

The PDF specification supports JPEG data directly, so you can just put the JPEG directly into the PDF. But it doesn’t support PNG data directly so the image data must be read out of the PNG image and only the necessary parts added into the PDF. For the image data itself, the way a PNG […]

PHP and Windows with the ActiveX edition of Debenu Quick PDF Library

PHP developers can use the ActiveX edition of Debenu Quick PDF Library to add PDF functionality to their PHP websites running on the Windows operating system. Here’s a quick guide on how to get up and running: The first thing you’ll need to do is register the ActiveX edition of Debenu Quick PDF Library. The […]

How do I create an InstanceID in DebenuPDFLibraryLite Lite?

Debenu Quick PDF Library Lite is an ActiveX and so does not require an Instance ID. The Instance ID is only required by the DLL edition of the commercial version of Debenu Quick PDF Library. In addition, you do not need to — indeed, you cannot — call the UnlockKey function when using Quick PDF […]

Adobe Reader Extensions / Usage Rights

Adobe LiveCycle Reader Extensions (also known as Adobe Reader Extensions or Reader Extensions or Usage Rights) enables PDF forms designers, using either Adobe LiveCycle or Adobe Acrobat, to unlock hidden features in Adobe Reader such as the ability to save PDF forms or digitally sign PDFs. The ability to extend Adobe Reader this way is […]