pdf creation - PDFlib

  1. PDF Creation

    Screenshots: PDFlib is a developer toolbox for generating and manipulating files in the Portable Document Format (PDF). PDFlib’s main targets are dynamic PDF creation on a Web server or any other server system, ... and to implement »Save as PDF« in existing applications. ...

  2. PDFlib 9 adds PDF/A-2 and PDF/A-3 Support

    Release Notes: Ideographic Variation Sequences (IVS) for CJK variant glyphs. Support for WOFF, SVG and CEF font formats. Unicode normalization forms. PDF Object Creation API (POCA) for creating Document Part Metadata (DPM) ... Updates in 9.0.0 Create Tagged PDF and PDF/UA files. Import Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) files. Create PDF/A-2 and PDF/A-3 for archiving. Create PDF/VT for variable and transactional printing. ... for PDF/VT, PDFlib Blocks and Rich Media. Create multimedia annotations with Flash, Sound and Movies. Enhanced AES-256 encryption. ...

  3. About PDFlib

    Description: Generate PDF documents on-the-fly. PDFlib is a component that allows you to programmatically create PDF files from within your own server-side or client-side software. PDFlib doesn't make use ... functions, including a new table formatter, PDF/A output for longtime archiving, AES encryption, integrated pCOS analyzing tools, a repair and optimization mode for input PDFs, and numerous other new features. ... Overview PDFlib makes PDF generation possible without wading through the PDF specification. While PDFlib tries to hide technical PDF details from the user, a general understanding of PDF is useful. In order ...

  4. Features of PDFlib

    Features: Features PDFlib is a library which allows you to generate files in Adobe’s Portable Document Format (PDF). PDFlib acts as a backend to your own programs PDFlib doesn't make use of third-party ... software for generating PDF, nor does it require any other tools. PDFlib is available for all major operating environments and development environments PDFlib offers many useful functions for creating text, ... graphics, images, and hypertext elements in PDF A PDFlib program can be used for dynamically generating PDF – reflecting user input or dynamic data retrieved from web or database servers. The optional add-on ...

  5. What's New in PDFlib

    What's New: on OS X. Updated language bindings incl. support for PHP 7, Perl 5.22 and Python 3.5. Support for watermarks (stamped text) which can be edited in Acrobat. PDF/UA-1 modifications related to the ISO ... Support for the "Caret" annotation type. Fixed a subsetting problem with certain OpenType fonts. Clarified PDF/A requirements for non-document XMP metadata. New option for applying transformations ... to imported PDF pages before placing them. Various other fixes for small specific issues. ...

  6. PDFlib 9.0.3 released

    Release Notes: Updates in 9.0.3 Added support for missing OpenType font features. Improvements and bug fixes in the Textflow wrapping algorithm. Work around for annotation-related bug in Adobe Reader. Added 84 new colors in the PANTONE PLUS Solid Coated and Uncoated spot color libraries. Reduced PDI memory ...

  7. PDFlib adds support for iOS and Android

    Release Notes: output file size for applications which re-open imported pages Support for PostScript XObjects for certain prepress workflows Layers in PDF/X-4:2010 can be used without layer variants Improved date ... handling for file attachments License key can be set with PDF_set_option() ...

  8. PDFlib product family patched

    Release Notes: rejected Better color handling for JPEG images with Exif data More workarounds for damaged PDF and font input files Improved treatment of Unicode CMaps for better handling of OpenType Features in Japanese ... fonts and smaller PDF output Various improvements specific to platforms and language bindings Optimized file size and loading time of shared libraries Enhanced build system General bug fixes Changes ... to control aspects of the user interface Improved PDF form-field-to-Block conversion Several minor bug fixes ...

  9. PDFlib 8 released

    Release Notes: Updates in V8.0 New PDFLib 8 API Functions PDF_add_path_point(), PDF_add_portfolio_file(), PDF_add_portfolio_folder(),PDF_align(), PDF_begin_mc(), PDF_circular_arc(), PDF ... _close_font(), PDF_delete_path(), PDF_draw_path(), PDF_ellipse(), PDF_end_mc(), PDF_end_template_ext(), PDF_info_image(), PDF_info_path(), PDF_info_pdi_page(), PDF_mc_point(), PDF_set_option(), PDF ... _utf8_to_utf32(), PDF_utf32_to_utf8(), pDF_utf16_to_utf32() PDFLib 8 C++ binding Improvements The C++ binding now supports a wstring-based interface, but can be configured to use the plain C++ string type as in PDFlib 7. PDFLib 8 Images ...

  10. PDFlib improves Compatibility

    Release Notes: Updates in 9.0.1 Additional lookup types for OpenType font features, especially for script fonts with connected glyphs. Modified treatment of H7 headings in PDF/UA files according to PDF ... /UA-1 Technical Implementation Guide 1.1. Massive time and file size improvements for linearizing PDF/VT files. Various tweaks in SVG processing, especially for scaling, clipping and size calculations. Added ... support for PHP 5.5 on HP-UX, Perl 5.8 and 5.18, REALbasic/Xojo and Ruby 2.0. Enhanced XMP parsing to accept rare syntax flavors and facilitate creation of the ZUGFeRD invoice standard. Enhancements ...

  11. PDFlib 9.1.1

    Release Notes: Adds suppoort for Microsoft Visual Studio 2017, plus improved PDF/VT encapsulation of Form Xobjects. Improved PDF/VT encapsulation of Form XObjects The GTS_Encapsulated flag is now assigned ... to almost all Form XObjects created for imported PDF pages and SVG graphics with the "templateoptions" option; a transparency group is attached to the Form XObject only if required. This new ... a transparency group without the "colorspace" suboption. Added build support for Visual Studio 2017. Importing pages from documents with layers into PDF/X output documents could result in invalid PDF ...

  12. PDF Flavors

    Screenshots: PDF 1.3 – PDF 1.7ext3 (Acrobat 4–9) including ISO 32000-1 (=PDF 1.7). Linearized (web-optimized) PDF for byteserving over the Web. Tagged PDF for accessibility and reflow. Marked Content for adding ...

  13. Merge PDF

    Screenshots: Merge multiple PDF documents. (Requires PDFlib+PDI/PPS 7) ...

  14. PDF Output

    Screenshots: Generate PDF documents on disk file or directly in memory (for Web servers). High-volume output and arbitrary PDF file size (even beyond 10 GB). Suspend/resume and insert page features to create ...

  15. PDFlib 9.1.0

    Release Notes: Includes new features for color handling. Support for DeviceN and NChannel color spaces with an arbitrary number of colorants. PDF/X-5n for exchange of n-colorant production files, e.g. ...

  16. PDFlib 9.0.7

    Release Notes: Improves performance for various operations such as splitting very large documents. Significantly improved performance of various operations: Split very large documents. Create Tagged PDF. Import ... pages from Tagged PDF. Retrieve bookmarks with pCOS. Reduced memory requirements for various operations: Create very large documents. Open Tagged PDF. Import pages from PDF/UA documents. Added support ...

  17. PDFlib 9.0.6 adds support for PHP 7

    Release Notes: language bindings incl. support for PHP 7, Perl 5.22 and Python 3.5. Support for watermarks (stamped text) which can be edited in Acrobat. PDF/UA-1 modifications related to the ISO 14289-1:2014 edition ... for the "Caret" annotation type. Fixed a subsetting problem with certain OpenType fonts. Clarified PDF/A requirements for non-document XMP metadata. New option for applying transformations to imported PDF pages ...

  18. PDFlib 9.0.5

    Release Notes: Updates in 9.0.5 Performance improvements for certain situations including font or image enumeration in very large documents and import of Tagged PDF documents. Enhanced support for OpenType lookup ... types and OpenType Collection font formats. Support for proportional metrics in vertical writing mode. Improved TIFF, JPEG2000, JBIG2 and SVG importing. Modified PDF output to work around undesirable ... behavior in Acrobat. Optimized PDF output for documents that are repeatedly imported using PDI. Updated several language bindings to the latest interpreter versions. ...

  19. PDFlib 9.0.4 released

    Release Notes: Updates in 9.0.4 Enhancements for converting SVG to PDF. Improved Unicode output for fonts with ambiguous Unicode values. Support for round-tripping of Standard and Ideographic Variation Sequences ... (IVS). Simplified PDF output for a small number of file attachments to work around restrictions in some PDF consumers, especially for PDF/A-3 invoice attachments according to the ZUGFeRD standard. ...

  20. Web Forms

    Screenshots: Create a linearized PDF (for fast delivery over the Web, also know as "fast Web view") which is encypted and contains form fields. ...