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Invoice, etc. templating system for PDF generation

I'm looking to pull invoice data from an ERP system and create PDF files of the invoices in a similar format to what the ERP system provides. I can do that, but I'd prefer not to "hard code" ...
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Tools for generating PDF Report?

This is a request for an appropriate tool. No code at this juncture. I have a multi-page dashboard developed in JavaScript. The objects in the dashboard include D3 charts, plotly.js charts, and ...
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How to fill adobe reader protected forms in pdf?

There are some immigration pdf forms that are protected to open just on adobe reader and have some other restriction like importing data inside adobe. I saw some softwares that found a way to ...
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generate a pdf in C# winforms application

I have a pdf report that I should generate in my WinForms application. The pdf report will include multiple images and a watermark and signatures and a lot of fields. I read about the libraries and ...
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Is there any open source pdf editor tools for pdf editing(should contatins all the editing tools like marker,eraser,text ..etc)using java spring boot?

I am trying to implement a pdf editing tool on my project using java spring boot. It should be open source and it should contain markers, eraser etc. It should display the pdf using urls. -then we ...
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Java PDF Generation iText Alternative

I am brand new to pdf generation or rendering. I am working on a application to replace iText(coz of change in license) and create kind of a RESTful endpoints using any Java related PDF APIs. The ...
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ODT to PDF Converter

We have a need to replace LibreOffice headless as a ODT-to-PDF converter. The software we are looking should have to following requirements: Convert a massive number (as a batch process) of ODT ...
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Minimally invasive low level PDF editor GUI

I'm looking for a GUI to edit the low level PDF file structure without incremental updates and with the minimal changes possible to the PDF structure. For example, I would like the capability to ...
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Is there any PDF software for Windows which can print the target page number in the margin opposite a link?

If you have a link in a PDF which points to a page within the same document, is there any easy way to get the number of the page pointed to to appear in the right hand margin opposite the link, so ...
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Photos to PDF with cropping - Software similar to OfficeLens

Before Windows disabled key features I could use OfficeLens on my desktop/laptop to open images of documents, crop, and save as PDF. That's all I need. Any free or one-time purchase replacements? I ...
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want to convert OCR PDF to computer font

my pdf text is too blurry. so i want to convert it to computer font from scanned image.i already tried increassing quality by adobe/edit/preferences/page display. Any OS is acceptable, any price. As ...
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Transform .MD File to formatted PDF

Abstract: There are .MD Files that cover a specific topic in a good format for our collaboration platform and we are all used to write and read them. Our customers need this information in a similar ...
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A software to create multiple similar PDFs with a different name in each?

I'm looking to add to a PDF document with two pages, a paragraph with unique information. For a company declaration, you need to add the name and address of the person receiving that document. The ...
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Code/plugin/module to create PDF of website calendar

I'm trying to find a method to create beautiful PDFs of website calendars. An example of what I'm talking about can be viewed if you click the Create Brochure button on this website. Note: You may ...
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Interactive PDF to management of reports

I am looking for some solution for management of reports. Is it possible to create interactive PDF with functions like: add images add attachments like images, emails, files etc. sending information ...
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Form generation tool for automated generation of multiple PDF documents

I need to manage several form documents (in fillable PDF format), and most of them share a lot of information like headers, footers and some of the fields. Right now, every time a change needs to be ...
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Save multiple url to pdf

I have multiple(50-60) blog URL from a website that I want to save as single or multiple PDFs. How can I do that
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Converting source code to syntax-highlighted PDFs

I'm looking for a command-line Unix/Linux program that can take source code in any common programming language and produce a good-looking syntax-highlighted PDF, preferrably with line numbers and with ...
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Which would be best web based PDF editor using dot net core and javascript?

I am working with a requirement for one of the modules in the project(.Net Core) which comprises multiple PDF operations, like converting from PDF to HTML, then editing the HTML in a web view editor, ...
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Where can I find professional solutions for converting markdown to PDF?

I am generating complex user documentation using Markdown files and combining them with markedpp. I am currently using pandoc to convert to a DOCX file, but that requires some nasty hoop jumping in ...
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Programmatically generate and share rich proposal documents

I would like to programmatically create price proposals from one of our web applications, preferably via a REST API. We would like to be able to share the proposal as either a web page or a PDF and ...
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Gratis Windows PDF printer

My Windows "print to PDF" functionality no longer works. I am unable to make it work, and unwilling to reinstall Windows. I am seeking a gratis background spooler service for Windows, which I can ...
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Free XSL-FO to PDF converter besides Apache FOP

Is there any free software around besides Apache FOP to convert XSL-FO to PDF? I have found FO.Net - however, the need for an extra runtime or an asp-aware web service does not appeal to me. The ...
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Tool to generate javadoc in PDF format

We can generate javadoc using javadoc tool. However i am looking for a wizard or tool to generate javadoc in different formats - HTML, PDF. I come across Aurigo but it was out-dated. Last update on ...
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Java library to insert invisible text into a PDF

I want to insert invisible text into an existing PDF file, to make it searchable. For instance, if the user searches for "hello", the PDF reader should send the user to the page where I embedded that ...
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PDF editor with emphasis on Preflight, PDF standards and PDF/X

What is, besides Foxit's PhantomPDF, the greater, greatest and most complete alternative for a PDF editor with an emphasis on Preflight, PDF standards and PDF/X. I would require also operations to ...
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Convert many images to A4 PDF

Is there a software, that allows the user to take a folder of images and put them, in the correct order of their name, into a PDF, with dimensions A4? The images do not have A4 dimensions, they are ...
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PDF Driver to print a PDF with page numbers on footer

Is there exists a PDF Driver to print a PDF with page numbers on footer? I Usually: print a PDF with a PDF Driver, and then I open the printed PDF with another utility to add page numbers on ...
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Node.js (JavaScript) PDF creator (from templates)

I need to generate PDF documents from some data and I also need some templating functionality. I have expirience with npm package pdfkit, but this package not support templates. It would be nice if I ...
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Protect PDFs from edition as when scaned

Protect a pdf with a password is not secure, because you can break easily this protection. I want to avoid that someone takes my sign (attached as picture) from my signed PDFs. To do this, I'm ...
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PDF Compression: Lossless or near-lossless compression options?

I'm looking for a tool for macOS (Windows and Linux would also be nice) that will compress PDFs with a lossless or near-lossless methodology. There is an interesting discussion for ImageOptim PDF ...
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Which software can replace ABCpdf?

Currently, my server uses ABCpdf to generate PDF but my client wants to change to another software to generate PDF on the server (please see the list below). PDF Split and Merge CutePDF PDFSam ABBYY ...
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Tools for generate PDF that contains graph and table

I'm looking for something for generate PDF. PDF requirement ; A4 ( 21 x 29,7cm ) ( A4 ISO 216 or ISO 269 ) Support landscape format Page concept ( do not print something between 2 pages )* Header / ...
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Fast PDF generation library for .net core (C#)

Could you recommend me a PDF library for .net core (C#)? I need to generate a simple pdf with standalone text and some images. Performance is the key value. Sometimes I'll generate around 150 k ...
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Create PDF document from HTML form using Python

I’m looking to collect specific information through an online form that would be generated into a PDF template. Similar to a legal document. For example: Name, etc will be put in a specific section ...
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Combine multiple image files into a single PDF file

What's a good utility for combining different image files (e.g. PNGs or JPGs) into a single PDF file, with no quality loss (or minimal quality loss)? Required features: Libre Gratis Command-line ...
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Software to fill out PDF via PHP

I am in need of a Software to be able to fill out a interactive via PHP. After my research I came across "pdftk" and similar tools. Sadly I have no possibility to install these on my shared hoster (...
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PDF Generation Code Library

I am looking for a good (preferably free) programmatic PDF generation library but having a hard time finding what I want. Here's what I'm looking for: The ability to do dynamic layouts (not have to ...
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Is there a software that simulates a pen and paper?

My university requires us to scan homework to PDF and send it via the website, and I have a problem using paper because my writing is messy. I saw some students using an iPad or a Chromebook to write ...
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Java API to convert DOCx files into 508-complaint PDF

Our organization is looking for a java library which helps to convert the docx document to 508 complaint pdf. 508 compliance is guidelines for the pdf document, so that people with disabilities can ...
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Lossless combination of JPG/PNG images into a PDF file? [duplicate]

I'm looking for a utility the opposite of pdfimages: PDFs can hold within them images in various formats; pdfimages can list them and extract them (with or without conversion). What I want to do is ...
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Free software for creating fillable PDFs

I'm looking for Adobe Acrobat DC alternative (https://acrobat.adobe.com/us/en/acrobat/how-to/create-fillable-pdf-forms-creator.html) - PDF creator capable of creating PDF fillable forms. Is there ...
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.NET PDF Creator Tool with Robust Headers/Footers

I am in need of a tool which allows me to create high-quality PDF files in VB.Net. The tool needs to be able to create Headers and Footers that can be modified during run time (I can't just copy from ...
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Tool for making PDFs in VB.Net

I am working on a project in VB.Net that requires me to save Forms and Panel setups as PDF files. Doing some research I found that there is no internal way in VB.Net to do this, and after setting up ...
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HTML to PDF for Azure app_service or functions

I'm looking for the best component to generate HTML to PDF either through an app_service or a function hosted in Azure. We have a large volume of PDFs to generate, on average 2000 per days but this ...
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C# Pdf converter component for web pages

I need a C# component for downloading internet page and convert it to Pdf. One problem is I want to download all staff (Image, Css and Javascript), so that for responsive pages, it won't be broken in ...
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Batch convert Microsoft Word documents to PDF

I am looking for a program that can batch convert Microsoft Word documents to PDF (specifically, 1 PDF file for each Microsoft Word document). It should be able to scale to a large quantity of ...
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C# PDF Generator library with free licence

I need a PDF file generator for WPF applications. I know that the topic has been discussed many times, but there are no details about libraries for free use. The AGPL license version is not an option. ...
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Tool to reduce the size of a PDF file

I need a software able to reduce the file size of a PDF. It must run under Windows 10. In the past I used PDF Creator which worked very well, but the new version seems to have problems as printing to ...
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Tool for convert bitbucket and github tracked issues into PDFs

Can anyone recommend a simple tool or commonly-used script that can be used to go through all of the issues tracked in a bitbucket repo and convert each into a PDF for local storage? I have access to ...
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