Dear Frds, I have a Tamplet PDF File in which i have to replace Some Text like company Name,Date etc . & save it to the new name. I have been given a task to replace text within an existing PDF file. I need to find the precise x & y location of the text, and then I could draw. I’ve trying to replace text in PDF file and this is most simple way to replace text in PDF files. Before approaching this, I’ve tried to replace text.

Author: Arasar Kajas
Country: Central African Republic
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Love
Published (Last): 11 April 2010
Pages: 331
PDF File Size: 2.19 Mb
ePub File Size: 4.16 Mb
ISBN: 834-4-36446-137-9
Downloads: 52610
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Mezirg

Create ‘ step 3 document. PdfStamper pReader, new System.

Sign in to vote. Member Nov 5: Replacing the string with new one. Results 1 to 10 of Last edited by jcis; Jul 30th, at Results 1 to texy of 10 Thread: Thursday, February 2, 2: Treat my content as plain text, not as HTML.

Is it really that hard? Dec 14 ’16 at QuinStreet does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace.


Search and Remove a Text from a PDF using iTextsharp – Pearls of Knowledge

As far as I know, it’s hard to edit a word in a Rfplace document. So if you replace “abcdef” with “xyz” then the PDF will not display these “xyz” as no glyphs are available for these letters to be displayed.

Bottom, 0 ; cb2. As long as the pdf shall only be printed, that is OK, but if it shall still be electronically distributed, that can be a show-stopper.

Search and Remove a Text from a PDF using iTextsharp

This is what I have done so far: Report back if you find an error or any weird behavior, or if there is something else to add, for example adding different text where the words have been removed or whatever. By itextshqrp to browse this site, you agree to this use.

Existing Members Sign in to your account. My basic purpose to replace some words without changing the look and feel of the orginal pdf. Sunday, January 29, So my way of thinking is to draw a block around the existing text, and resave the file. GetImportedPage reader, replade ; cb. Remove original text object once you have created a duplicated text object; Process every text object with the workflow described above; Save the modified PDF document into a new file.


Doing this would be easier just by making some modifications in iTextSharp dll but i don’t want to give a solution that would require recompiling this dll sourcecode. Stack Overflow works best with JavaScript enabled.

Close ; if ms!

Now, I know that you cannot replace the existing text on the file, because a PDF document is not a Word document as such. I did come accross an excellent sample on the CodeBank by stanav, which I have been using.

If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question. How to get the location of the text to be removed and how to pass correct parameters to SetAbsolutePosition? I played around with iTextSharp and is halfway. When answering a question please: Tuesday, Ktextsharp 31, 6: Add pharse ; document. Last is not a member of IList Function Name: