We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to browse, then you agree to our privacy policy and cookie policy.
Unfortunately, activation email could not send to your email. Please try again.

Find/Replace Text in a Pdf

Thread ID:

Created:

Updated:

Platform:

Replies:

116959 Jul 10,2014 01:46 PM Jul 4,2016 08:01 AM Windows Forms 5
loading
Tags: PDF
Chris Allen
Asked On July 10, 2014 01:46 PM

I'm working on a project to find and replace text in an existing PDF. 

In the API, I see  a method on PdfPageBase to ExtractText(), but I don't see a way to update text. Is there a way to iterate through the PDF objects, find text, and change it? (or another way to do find/replace?)

Thanks!

Praveenkumar H [Syncfusion]
Replied On July 13, 2014 11:51 PM

Hi Chris,

Thank you for using syncfusion products,

Currently we don't have the support to edit existing Pdf  document, we have already added the feature request for "Need to add support to edit the existing document text" to our database.

We will implement this feature in any of our upcoming releases. We usually have an interval of at least three months between releases. The feature implementation would also greatly depend on the factors such as product design, code compatibility and complexity. We will update you when this feature has been implemented.

Please let us know if you need further assistance.

With Regards,

Praveen



Varun Doiphode
Replied On March 3, 2015 06:09 PM

Is there any update on this feature. 

Praveenkumar H [Syncfusion]
Replied On March 4, 2015 11:01 PM

Hi Varun,

Thank you for your interest in syncfusion products,

Currently we are working in other high priority features so we don’t have any immediate plan to implement the feature “Need to add support to edit the existing document text”, we will let you know once feature has been implemented.

Please let us know if you need further assistance.

With Regards,

Praveen



Chris
Replied On July 1, 2016 03:35 AM


Is this still in development? Can't find any examples anywhere.

Praveenkumar H [Syncfusion]
Replied On July 4, 2016 08:01 AM

Hi Varun, 

Thank you for your interest in syncfusion products, 

Currently we don’t have any immediate plan to implement the feature “Need to add support to edit the existing document text”, We usually have an interval of at least three months between releases. The feature implementation would also greatly depend on the factors such as product design, code compatibility and complexity. We will update you when this feature has been implemented.  

Please let me know if you need further assistance. 

With Regards, 
Praveen 


CONFIRMATION

This post will be permanently deleted. Are you sure you want to continue?

Sorry, An error occured while processing your request. Please try again later.

You are using an outdated version of Internet Explorer that may not display all features of this and other websites. Upgrade to Internet Explorer 8 or newer for a better experience.

;