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Debenu Quick PDF Library and Mac Xcode Projects

Several sample projects are provided with the download files for the Dylib edition of Debenu Quick PDF Library for Mac OS X. We recommend that you start your evaluation of Debenu Quick PDF Library on Mac using these sample projects as they provide a useful guide for how to initialise the library inside an Xcode […]

Generate PDF report from MS Access application coded in Visual Basic

You can use Debenu Quick PDF Library with Microsoft Access and Visual Basic using either the DLL or ActiveX editions. There is also a knowledge base article which shows you how to generate a PDF report from a Microsoft Access database using C# and Debenu Quick PDF Library. Included below is a sample demonstrating how […]

Add a barcode to a PDF

Debenu Quick PDF Library includes support for a variety of different barcodes, including: Code39 (or Code 3 of 9) EAN-13 Code128 PostNet Interleaved 2 of 5 Data Matrix Intelligent Mail Barcode (OneCode) PDF417 QR Code Below is some C# sample code that demonstrates how to use the DrawBarcode function to draw some of the barcodes […]

Extract text from PDFs as a text block list

Debenu Quick PDF Library provides an extensive API for programmatically extracting text from PDF files. This includes the options of just plain text output and also returning the text in a formatted CSV string with details about the font, size and style of the text. The API now includes additional text extraction functions for extracting […]

Programmatically find and replace URL links in PDF files

Debenu Quick PDF Library has an extensive API for programmatically working with links in PDF files. In the sample code below we demonstrate how to find all URLs in a PDF and then check to see if it matches our predefined URL and if it does then we replace it. This sample just works with […]

ASP.NET MVC Web Applications and Debenu Quick PDF Library

Debenu Quick PDF Library can be used in ASP.NET MVC Web Application projects to add rich PDF features to web applications. It works in much the same way as it does for regular desktop or server applications. This tutorial is done using Visual Studio 2013 and C#, but the steps are mostly the same if […]

ASP.NET Web Applications and Debenu Quick PDF Library

Debenu Quick PDF Library can be used in ASP.NET Web Application projects to add rich PDF features to web apps. It works in much the same way as it does for regular desktop or server applications. Please note: there is a difference between a ASP.NET Web Site project and a ASP.NET Web Application project. This article deals with […]

Merge content from multiple pages into one page

Sometimes it’s necessary to customize the content of a document on the fly from templates. There’s various different ways this can be done, but one way is to have a template with different content on each page of a document and then based on certain criteria (i.e. content from page 1, 5, 8 is required […]

Programmatically determine the content area of a page in a PDF

It’s easy to determine the size of a page by using the PageHeight and PageWidth, but it’s a little more difficult to determine the rectangular content area of a page. There are functions in the library for returning the text coordinates such as GetPageText and there’s functions for determining the coordinates of images, but there’s […]

Extract text from a defined rectangular area on a page

Debenu Quick PDF Library includes a range of functionality for extracting text from PDF files, but usually it’s for extract text from an entire page. The extract functions which include “area” in the name let you specify a rectangular area from which you wish to extract text. The key functions for this using regular memory […]