Reading Form Fields in PDF in C# (.NET Core)

Reading Form Fields in PDF using DynamicPDF Merger is simple and easy.

How to read Form Fields in C#

Below are the steps and sample code to read Form Fields in PDF using the DynamicPDF Merger product.

Steps for reading Form Fields in PDF

  1. Create a MergeDocument object with the desired pdf.
  2. Set the Acro Form field values to local variables.
  3. Save the PDF document.

Sample Code - C#

MergeDocument document = new MergeDocument( "output.pdf" );
string textBox1Value = document.Form.Fields["TextBox1"].Value;
string checkBox1Value = document.Form.Fields["CheckBox1"].Value;
string comboBox1Value = document.Form.Fields["ComboBox1"].Value;
string radioButton1Value = document.Form.Fields["RadioButton1"].Value;
string listBox1Value = document.Form.Fields["ListBox1"].Value;  

Getting Started

NuGet Package

DynamicPDF Merger is available on NuGet and is part of the ceTe.DynamicPDF.CoreSuite.NET package. The Core Suite package includes Generator, Merger and ReportWriter.

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NuGet Package ID: ceTe.DynamicPDF.CoreSuite.NET

Example Project

An example project showing this functionality can be cloned or viewed from GitHub:

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DynamicPDF Merger Information

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Available in Other Platforms

DynamicPDF Merger PDF Library is available for Java and COM/AxtiveX platforms. Refer to the respective product pages for more details.

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