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How do I render unicode text in PDF document?


Essential PDF have support for unicode languages. We can render the unicode text with the help of the PdfCjkStandardFont class. Languages like Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese are all come under the CJK Fonts.


//Apply Cjk font for the chiense text

PdfCjkStandardFont font = new PdfCjkStandardFont(PdfCjkFontFamily.HeiseiKakuGothicW5, 12F, PdfFontStyle.Regular);

page.Graphics.DrawString(unicode_text, font, PdfBrushes.Black, new RectangleF(0F, 0F, (float)(page.Size.Width), (float)(page.Size.Height)));


'Apply Cjk font for the chiense text

Dim font As PdfCjkStandardFont = New PdfCjkStandardFont(PdfCjkFontFamily.HeiseiKakuGothicW5, 12F, PdfFontStyle.Regular)

page.Graphics.DrawString(unicode_text, font, PdfBrushes.Black, New RectangleF(0F, 0F, CSng(page.Size.Width), CSng(page.Size.Height)))

Please do find the sample which demonstrates rendering Unicode text in PDF document.


Article ID: Published Date: Last Revised Date: Platform: Control:
896 04/30/2011 07/10/2014 WinForms PDF
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