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How to load date fields inside a pdf?

I know to use PdfLoadedTextBoxField for loaded text boxes but what do I use for loading date fields?  Any help would be appreciated.  This is being done in C#.

3 Replies

SL Sowmiya Loganathan Syncfusion Team September 7, 2017 12:05 PM UTC

Hi Sam Dyse, 

We do support loading date fields from XFA Forms in Windows Platform using PdfLoadedXfaDateTimeField.  
 
Please check the below link to load date fields from existing XFA document : 

Please let us know if you need further assistance on this. 

Regards, 
Sowmiya L 



SD Sam Dyse September 7, 2017 01:35 PM UTC

Is XFA the only way?  Here's a snippet of my code:

(form.Fields["f1_1"] as PdfLoadedTextBoxField).Text = sFullName;

(form.Fields["f1_5"] as PdfLoadedTextBoxField).Text = sFullName + ", " + sStreetAddr + ", " + sCity + ", " + sState + ", " + sZip;

(form.Fields["c1_6"] as PdfLoadedCheckBoxField).Checked = true;

(form.Fields["c1_1[0]"] as PdfLoadedCheckBoxField).Checked = true;

//This is where I want to load the date field
(form.Fields["Date1"] as PdfLoaded).Text = DateTime.Today.ToShortDateString();




SL Sowmiya Loganathan Syncfusion Team September 8, 2017 11:43 AM UTC

 Hi Sam Dyse, 

We have created the simple sample to load the date field(TextBoxField) as PdfLoadedTextBoxField and modify the properties of that field in WindowsForms platform using PDF forms. Please find the sample from the below location. 
 
 
Please run the sample and check whether your requirement achieved at your end. Let us know if you need further assistance. 

Regards, 
Sowmiya L 


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