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How to create table in a PDF file?

Syncfusion Essential PDF is a .NET PDF library used to create, read, and edit PDF documents. Using this library, you can create a table in PDF documents in C# and VB.NET.

 

Essential PDF allows you to create the table with data sources from DataSet, data table, arrays and IEnumerable objects using PdfLightTable class along with simple formatting. You can directly add rows and columns, instead of a data source by setting the DataSourceType property to TableDirect.

 

Steps to create table in a PDF file programmatically:

 

  1. Create a new console C# application project.

 

Create Console application in Visual Studio

 

  1. Install the Syncfusion.Pdf.WinForms NuGet package as reference to your .NET Framework applications from NuGet.org.

 

 

  1. Include the following namespaces in Program.cs file.

 

 

 

  1. Use the following code snippet to create table in a PDF file.

 

 

 

A complete working sample can be downloaded from Create-PDF-Table.zip

By executing the program, you will get the PDF document as follows.

 

Create Table in PDF File

 

Refer here to create a table in PDF using PdfGrid and know the  differences between PdfLightTable and PdfGrid.

 

Take a moment to peruse the documentation, where you can find other options like drawing right-to-left text and multi-column text, consuming TrueType fonts, Standard fonts, and CJK fonts. Also, the features like PDF form filling, extract text or images from PDF, and protect PDF documents with code examples.

 

Refer here to explore the rich set of Syncfusion Essential PDF features.

 

An online sample link to create table in a PDF file.

 

Note:

Starting with v16.2.0.x, if you reference Syncfusion assemblies from trial setup or from the NuGet feed, include a license key in your projects. Refer to link to learn about generating and registering Syncfusion license key in your application to use the components without trail message.

 

Article ID: Published Date: Last Revised Date: Platform: Control:
9130 08/13/2018 09/24/2018 WinForms PDF
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