You could start adding new entries, but for this example you’ll get the bookmarks from the existing documents. These bookmarks will work correctly for the first. I’ve made a MergeWithOutlines example that concatenates three existing PDFs using PdfCopy (I assume that you already know that part). While doing so, I. I have an existing PDF document which does not contain any bookmarks. I am currently using PdfStamper to manipulate the PDF and insert text.

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Following is the code I have modified. A destination on a page; see table 7.

One of the parameters in O was null. Sign up using Facebook. Perhaps I was just missing a few key things?

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Are you saying that I should be able to use this DDX code on an existing pdf file which does not have a bookmark and was created from some source other than CF and see that a bookmark gets added? I need to merge them and have to build nested bookmarks for the resulting PDFs like so:. I would appreciate any help. You can create this outline tree and add it to an existing document using PdfStamper. If you click one of these dates, the corresponding page is opened.


The next section will give you an overview of the open parameters that can be used to achieve this. If you want an entry without a link, remove the lines that put an Action and a Page.

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You can get this with the get-RootOutline method O. Just like in the PdfStamper example, you create an ArrayList for the bookmarks.

A scale value of gives percent zoom; left and top are set in a coordinate system where the origin is the top left of the visible page, regardless of the document rotation. Post as a guest Name. Jumps to the page with page number pagenum.

You can use the setOutlines method to add the bookmarks to the stamper object. In topic 2, you created bookmarks automatically by using topic and Section objects. You don’t have JavaScript enabled. Here you use a similar object to extract the bookmarks from an existing PDF: Please type your message and try again.

The zoom factor will be adapted so that the complete horizontal width is visible look for FITH in table 7. I am not a Java programmer and am really struggling to understand how this works and how to make changes to it.

Bookmarks are like a structure and can consist of properties like a title, action, url, page numberstyle etcetera. The result was nice, but you can do better if you create the outline using PdfOutline objects. Go to original post. This number indicates the actual page, not the label you may have given the page.


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All other key-value pairs are attributes of the Title tag. NOTE You can use a Paragraph for the bookmark title, but the style of the Paragraph object will not be taken into account.

For example, I have three PDFs: Creating bookmarks for a new document Take a look at figure 7. You can not post a blank message. The Title tags are used for its children. I keep getting the message ‘ java.

I can certainly do some reading up on how to use DDX. If true, the bookmark is open, showing its kids. Group1 doc1 doc2 Group2 doc3 etc. Southpaw Hare 2 15 Look at the resulting PDF and you’ll see the outlines in the bookmarks panel.

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