Using Type1 Fonts in PDF in C# (.NET Core)

Using a Type1 Font in PDF using DynamicPDF Generator is simple and easy.

How to use Type1 Fonts in PDF in C#

Below are the steps and sample code to use a Type1 Font in PDF document using the Generator product.

Steps for using Fonts in a PDF Document

  1. Create a Document object.
  2. Create a Page object and add it to the document.
  3. Create a Type1Font object and provide the font file name.
  4. Create a TextArea page element and specify the font and other necessary parameters.
  5. Add Text Area to the page.
  6. Save the PDF document.

Sample Code - C#

Document document = new Document();

Page page = new Page();
document.Pages.Add( page );
           
Type1Font type1Font = new Type1Font( @"C:\Eras.pfm", @"C:\Eras.pfb" );
page.Elements.Add( new TextArea( "Text", 0, 0, 200, 12, type1Font, 12 ) );      

document.Draw(@"C:\Output.pdf");        

Over 75 Page Elements

DynamicPDF Generator contains over 75 page elements so you can add rich content to the PDFs you create:

  • Images
  • Text Objects (TextArea and Label)
  • HTML
  • Barcodes (47 types)
  • Form Fields
  • Charts

Getting Started

NuGet Package

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

Nuget Logo
NuGet Package ID: ceTe.DynamicPDF.CoreSuite.NET

Example Project

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

GitHub Logo
Clone or View Example Project on GitHub

DynamicPDF Generator Information

More information can be found here:

Available in other platforms

DynamicPDF Generator is available for the following platforms. Refer to the respective product pages for more details.

Why Choose DynamicPDF?

  • Transparent Pricing
  • Lots of Features
  • Easy to Use
  • Great Support
  • Efficient Performance
  • Product Maturity (Over 18 Years)
  • Free Evaluation
  • .NET Core Support (Most Products)
  • Flexible Licensing

We’re Not The Only Ones That Think We’re Great!