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DynamicPDF Generator for .NET allows software developers to add PDF generation to any .NET Standard application (C# or VB.NET). Our award winning product is used for real-time creation of PDF documents based on dynamic data. PDF documents can be generated straight to a Web Form, file, byte array or System.IO.Stream object. The object model is intuitive and easy to learn, yet at the same time is very powerful. With a Free Evaluation Edition to try and with flexible and Royalty Free licensing options, why not start using DynamicPDF Generator Today!


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Generate a PDF

The following C# and VB.NET code shows how to generate a very simple PDF document with one page and one sentence of text from within your .NET application.

// Create a document object
Document document = new Document();
 
// Create and add a page to the document
Page page = new Page(PageSize.Letter, PageOrientation.Portrait);
document.Pages.Add(page);
 
// Add a label to the page
page.Elements.Add(new Label("My PDF Document", 0, 0, 512, 40, Font.Helvetica));
 
// Save the PDF
document.Draw(@"C:\MyDocument.pdf");
' Create a document object
Dim MyDocument As Document = New Document
 
' Create and add a page to the document
Dim MyPage As Page = New Page(PageSize.Letter, PageOrientation.Portrait)
MyDocument.Pages.Add(MyPage)
 
' Add a label to the page
MyPage.Elements.Add(New Label("My PDF Document", 0, 0, 512, 40, Font.Helvetica))
 
' Save the PDF
MyDocument.Draw("C:\MyDocument.pdf")

Barcodes

The following C# and VB.NET code shows how to generate a PDF document with different barcodes within your .NET application.

// Create a PDF Document
Document document = new Document();
 
// Create a Page and add it to the document
Page page = new Page();
document.Pages.Add(page);
 
// Create a Code128 barcode
Code128 code128barCode = new Code128("Code 128 Barcode.", 100, 50, 48, 0.75F);
// Add the barcode to the page
page.Elements.Add(code128barCode);
 
// Create a data matrix barcode
DataMatrixBarcode dataMatrixBarcode = new DataMatrixBarcode("DataMatrix barcode", 100, 120);
// Add the data matrix barcode to the page
page.Elements.Add(dataMatrixBarcode);
 
// Create a Pdf417 barcode
Pdf417 pdf417 = new Pdf417("Pdf417 barcode", 100.0f, 200.0f, 2, 2.0f);
// Add the Pdf417 barcode to the page
page.Elements.Add(pdf417);
 
// Create a QR code
QrCode qrCode = new QrCode("QR code sample.", 100, 300);
// Add the QR code to the page
page.Elements.Add(qrCode);
 
// Save the PDF
document.Draw(@"C:\MyDocument.pdf");
' Create a PDF Document
Dim MyDocument As Document = New Document
 
' Create a Page and add it to the document
Dim MyPage As Page = New Page
MyDocument.Pages.Add(MyPage)
 
' Create a barcode
Dim code128barCode As Code128 = New Code128("Code 128 Barcode.", 100, 50, 48, 0.75F)
' Add the barcode to the page
MyPage.Elements.Add(code128barCode)
 
' Create a data matrix barcode
Dim dataMatrixBarcode As DataMatrixBarcode = New DataMatrixBarcode("DataMatrix Barcode", 100, 120)
' Add the data matrix barcode to the page
MyPage.Elements.Add(dataMatrixBarcode)
 
' Create a Pdf417 barcode
Dim pdf417 As Pdf417 = New Pdf417("Pdf417 barcode", 100.0F, 200.0F, 2, 2.0F)
' Add the Pdf417 barcode to the page
MyPage.Elements.Add(pdf417)
 
' Create a QR Code
Dim qrCode As QrCode = New QrCode("QR code sample.", 100, 300)
' Add the QR code to the page
MyPage.Elements.Add(qrCode)
 
' Save the PDF
MyDocument.Draw("C:\MyDocument.pdf")

Form Fields

The following C# and VB.NET code shows how to generate a PDF document with different form fields within your .NET application.

// Create a PDF Document
Document document = new Document();
 
// Create a Page and add it to the document
Page page = new Page();
document.Pages.Add(page);
 
// Create a TextField
ceTe.DynamicPDF.PageElements.Forms.TextField textField = new ceTe.DynamicPDF.PageElements.Forms.TextField("Text Field Name", 50, 50, 150, 100);
textField.DefaultValue = "ceTe Software";
// Add the TextField to the page.
page.Elements.Add(textField);
 
// Create a Button
Button button = new Button("Button Name", 50, 180, 100, 50);
button.Action = new JavaScriptAction("app.alert('Hello');");
button.Label = "Push";
// Add the Button to the page.
page.Elements.Add(button);
 
// Create a CheckBox
CheckBox checkBox = new CheckBox("Check Box Name", 50, 250, 50, 50);
checkBox.DefaultChecked = true;
// Add the CheckBox to the page.
page.Elements.Add(checkBox);
 
// Create a RadioButton
RadioButton radio1 = new RadioButton("First", 50, 320, 100, 75);
radio1.DefaultChecked = true;
radio1.ExportValue = "abc";
// Add the RadioButton to the page.
page.Elements.Add(radio1);
 
// Create a ComboBox
ComboBox comboBox = new ComboBox("Combo Box Name", 50, 420, 150, 25);
comboBox.Items.Add("One", true);
comboBox.Items.Add("Two");
comboBox.Items.Add("Three");
comboBox.Editable = true;
// Add the ComboBox to the page.
page.Elements.Add(comboBox);
 
// Save the PDF
document.Draw(@"C:\MyDocument.pdf");
' Create a PDF Document
Dim MyDocument As Document = New Document
 
' Create a Page and add it to the document
Dim MyPage As Page = New Page
MyDocument.Pages.Add(MyPage)
 
'Create a TextField
Dim MyTextField As ceTe.DynamicPDF.PageElements.Forms.TextField = New ceTe.DynamicPDF.PageElements.Forms.TextField("Text Field Name", 50, 50, 150, 100)
MyTextField.DefaultValue = "ceTe Software"
'Add the TextField to the page.
MyPage.Elements.Add(MyTextField)
 
'Create a Button
Dim MyButton As Button = New Button("Button Name", 50, 180, 100, 50)
MyButton.Action = New JavaScriptAction("app.alert('Hello');")
MyButton.Label = "Push"
'Add the Button to the page.
MyPage.Elements.Add(MyButton)
 
'Create a CheckBox
Dim MyCheckBox As CheckBox = New CheckBox("Check Box Name", 50, 250, 50, 50)
MyCheckBox.DefaultChecked = True
MyCheckBox.ToolTip = "Check it"
'Add the CheckBox to the page.
MyPage.Elements.Add(MyCheckBox)
 
'Create a RadioButton
Dim MyRadio1 As RadioButton = New RadioButton("Radio Button Name", 50, 320, 100, 75)
MyRadio1.DefaultChecked = True
MyRadio1.ExportValue = "abc"
'Add the RadioButton to the page.
MyPage.Elements.Add(MyRadio1)
 
'Create a ComboBox
Dim MyComboBox As ComboBox = New ComboBox("Combo Box Name", 50, 420, 150, 25)
MyComboBox.Items.Add("One", True)
MyComboBox.Items.Add("Two")
MyComboBox.Items.Add("Three")
MyComboBox.Editable = True
'Add the ComboBox to the page.
MyPage.Elements.Add(MyComboBox)
 
' Save the PDF
MyDocument.Draw("C:\MyDocument.pdf")

Image to PDF

The following C# and VB.NET code shows how to generate a very simple PDF document with an image within your .NET application.

// Create a PDF Document
Document document = new Document();
 
// Create a Page and add it to the document
Page page = new Page();
document.Pages.Add(page);
 
// Create an image
Image image = new Image(@"C:\MyImage.jpg", 0, 0);
 
// Add the image to the page
page.Elements.Add(image);
 
// Save the PDF
document.Draw(@"C:\MyDocument.pdf");
' Create a PDF Document
Dim MyDocument As Document = New Document
 
' Create a Page and add it to the document
Dim MyPage As Page = New Page
MyDocument.Pages.Add(MyPage)
 
' Create an image
Dim MyImage As Image = New Image("C:\MyImage.jpg", 0, 0)
 
' Add the image to the page
MyPage.Elements.Add(MyImage)
 
' Save the PDF
MyDocument.Draw("C:\MyDocument.pdf")

TIFF to PDF

The following C# and VB.NET code shows how to generate a PDF document from a TIFF file within your .NET application.

// Create a TiffFile object from the TIFF image.
TiffFile tiffFile = new TiffFile( @"C:\MyMultipageTiff.tif" );
 
// Create a document object from the file.
Document document = tiffFile.GetDocument();
 
// Output the document to a file.
document.Draw( @"C:\MyMultipagePDF.pdf" );
tiffFile.Close();
' Create a TiffFile object from the TIFF image.
Dim MyTiffFile As TiffFile = New TiffFile( "C:\MyMultipageTiff.tif" )
 
' Create a document object from the file.
Dim MyDocument As Document = MyTiffFile.GetDocument()
 
' Output the document to a file.
MyDocument.Draw( "C:\MyMultipagePDF.pdf" )
MyTiffFile.Close()

Bookmarks

The following C# and VB.NET code shows how to generate a very simple PDF Report with bookmarks.

// Create a PDF Document
Document document = new Document();
 
// Create three page objects
Page page1 = new Page(PageSize.Letter);
Page page2 = new Page(PageSize.Letter);
Page page3 = new Page(PageSize.Letter);
 
// Add a top level Outline
Outline parentOutline = document.Outlines.Add("Parent Outline");
 
// Add a top level bookmark
page1.Elements.Add(new Bookmark("Top level bookmark to page 1", 0, 0));
 
// Add child bookmarks
page1.Elements.Add(new Bookmark("Bookmark to page 1", 0, 0, parentOutline));
page2.Elements.Add(new Bookmark("Bookmark to page 2", 0, 0, parentOutline));
page3.Elements.Add(new Bookmark("Bookmark to page 3", 0, 0, parentOutline));
 
// Add the three pages to the document
document.Pages.Add(page1);
document.Pages.Add(page2);
document.Pages.Add(page3);
 
// Save the PDF document
document.Draw(@"C:\MyDocument.pdf");
' Create a PDF Document
Dim MyDocument As Document = New Document
 
' Create three page objects
Dim MyPage1 As Page = New Page(PageSize.Letter)
Dim MyPage2 As Page = New Page(PageSize.Letter)
Dim MyPage3 As Page = New Page(PageSize.Letter)
 
' Add a top level Outline
Dim MyParentOutline As Outline = MyDocument.Outlines.Add("Parent Outline")
 
' Add a top level bookmark
MyPage1.Elements.Add(New Bookmark("Top level bookmark to page 1", 0, 0))
 
' Add child bookmarks
MyPage1.Elements.Add(New Bookmark("Bookmark to page 1", 0, 0, MyParentOutline))
MyPage2.Elements.Add(New Bookmark("Bookmark to page 2", 0, 0, MyParentOutline))
MyPage3.Elements.Add(New Bookmark("Bookmark to page 3", 0, 0, MyParentOutline))
 
' Add the three pages to the document
MyDocument.Pages.Add(MyPage1)
MyDocument.Pages.Add(MyPage2)
MyDocument.Pages.Add(MyPage3)
 
' Save the PDF document
MyDocument.Draw("C:\MyDocument.pdf")

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