Portfolio PDF Files

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glima
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Portfolio PDF Files

Post by glima » Wed Jul 15, 2009 1:51 am

Is there any way to manipulate Portfolio PDF files? A client sent us one that has multiple PDF files. We need to be able to stamp each page with a Watermark and write it to a new file. Our current software will stamp the first file in the portfolio but not the rest.

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Re: Portfolio PDF Files

Post by Lzcat - Tracker Supp » Wed Jul 15, 2009 7:39 am

I'm affraid xcpro40 cannot manipulate with PDF collection files as with single file, and there is no hi-level functions even to extract/embed files in a PDF collection.

There is only one solution for now - to use low-level API to extract the other PDF files from the collection, update them (as separate files), and then put them back in the collection using the same low-level API. Not a trivial task, but it will work, also requirs that you are licensed for the full PDF-XChange PRO SDK - not just the PDF-Tools SDK, to utilise low level API functions.

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Please archive any files posted to a ZIP, 7z or RAR file or they will be removed and not posted.

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Re: Portfolio PDF Files

Post by truane » Tue Dec 07, 2010 4:33 pm

I don't suppose there is any sample code Knocking around for this is there

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Re: Portfolio PDF Files

Post by John - Tracker Supp » Wed Dec 08, 2010 2:26 pm

I am afraid not - the low level API is not supported and requires an extensive and thorough knoweledge of the PDF format.
If posting files to this forum - you must archive the files to a ZIP, RAR or 7z file or they will not be uploaded - thank you.

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