com.lowagie.text.pdf
Class PdfPCell

java.lang.Object
  extended by com.lowagie.text.Rectangle
      extended by com.lowagie.text.pdf.PdfPCell
All Implemented Interfaces:
Element

public class PdfPCell
extends Rectangle

A cell in a PdfPTable.


Field Summary
protected  Phrase phrase
          The text in the cell.
 
Fields inherited from class com.lowagie.text.Rectangle
backgroundColor, border, borderColor, borderColorBottom, borderColorLeft, borderColorRight, borderColorTop, borderWidth, borderWidthBottom, borderWidthLeft, borderWidthRight, borderWidthTop, BOTTOM, BOX, LEFT, llx, lly, NO_BORDER, RIGHT, TOP, UNDEFINED, urx, ury, useVariableBorders
 
Fields inherited from interface com.lowagie.text.Element
ALIGN_BASELINE, ALIGN_BOTTOM, ALIGN_CENTER, ALIGN_JUSTIFIED, ALIGN_JUSTIFIED_ALL, ALIGN_LEFT, ALIGN_MIDDLE, ALIGN_RIGHT, ALIGN_TOP, ALIGN_UNDEFINED, ANCHOR, ANNOTATION, AUTHOR, CCITT_BLACKIS1, CCITT_ENCODEDBYTEALIGN, CCITT_ENDOFBLOCK, CCITT_ENDOFLINE, CCITTG3_1D, CCITTG3_2D, CCITTG4, CELL, CHAPTER, CHUNK, CREATIONDATE, CREATOR, HEADER, IMGRAW, IMGTEMPLATE, JBIG2, JPEG, JPEG2000, KEYWORDS, LIST, LISTITEM, MARKED, MULTI_COLUMN_TEXT, PARAGRAPH, PHRASE, PRODUCER, PTABLE, RECTANGLE, ROW, SECTION, SUBJECT, TABLE, TITLE, YMARK
 
Constructor Summary
PdfPCell()
          Constructs an empty PdfPCell.
PdfPCell(Image image)
          Constructs a PdfPCell with an Image.
PdfPCell(Image image, boolean fit)
          Constructs a PdfPCell with an Image.
PdfPCell(PdfPCell cell)
          Constructs a deep copy of a PdfPCell.
PdfPCell(PdfPTable table)
          Constructs a PdfPCell with a PdfPtable.
PdfPCell(PdfPTable table, PdfPCell style)
          Constructs a PdfPCell with a PdfPtable.
PdfPCell(Phrase phrase)
          Constructs a PdfPCell with a Phrase.
 
Method Summary
 void addElement(Element element)
          Adds an iText element to the cell.
 int getArabicOptions()
          Gets the arabic shaping options.
 PdfPCellEvent getCellEvent()
          Gets the cell event for this cell.
 int getColspan()
          Getter for property colspan.
 ColumnText getColumn()
          Gets the ColumnText with the content of the cell.
 java.util.List getCompositeElements()
          Returns the list of composite elements of the column.
 float getEffectivePaddingBottom()
          Gets the effective bottom padding.
 float getEffectivePaddingLeft()
          Gets the effective left padding.
 float getEffectivePaddingRight()
          Gets the effective right padding.
 float getEffectivePaddingTop()
          Gets the effective top padding.
 float getExtraParagraphSpace()
          Gets the extra space between paragraphs.
 float getFixedHeight()
          Get the fixed height of the cell.
 float getFollowingIndent()
          Gets the following paragraph lines indent.
 int getHorizontalAlignment()
          Gets the horizontal alignment for the cell.
 Image getImage()
          Getter for property image.
 float getIndent()
          Gets the first paragraph line indent.
 float getLeading()
          Gets the fixed leading.
 float getMaxHeight()
          Returns the height of the cell.
 float getMinimumHeight()
          Get the minimum height of the cell.
 float getMultipliedLeading()
          Gets the variable leading.
 float getPaddingBottom()
          Getter for property paddingBottom.
 float getPaddingLeft()
           
 float getPaddingRight()
          Getter for property paddingRight.
 float getPaddingTop()
          Getter for property paddingTop.
 Phrase getPhrase()
          Gets the Phrase from this cell.
 float getRightIndent()
          Gets the right paragraph lines indent.
 int getRotation()
          Gets the rotation of the cell.
 int getRowspan()
          Getter for property rowspan.
 int getRunDirection()
          Gets the run direction of the text content in the cell
 float getSpaceCharRatio()
          Gets the space/character extra spacing ratio for fully justified text.
 PdfPTable getTable()
          Getter for property table.
 int getVerticalAlignment()
          Gets the vertical alignment for the cell.
 boolean hasFixedHeight()
          Tells you whether the cell has a fixed height.
 boolean hasMinimumHeight()
          Tells you whether the cell has a minimum height.
 boolean isNoWrap()
          Getter for property noWrap.
 boolean isUseAscender()
          Gets state of first line height based on max ascender
 boolean isUseBorderPadding()
          If true, then effective padding will include border widths
 boolean isUseDescender()
          Getter for property useDescender.
 void setArabicOptions(int arabicOptions)
          Sets the arabic shaping options.
 void setCellEvent(PdfPCellEvent cellEvent)
          Sets the cell event for this cell.
 void setColspan(int colspan)
          Setter for property colspan.
 void setColumn(ColumnText column)
          Sets the columntext in the cell.
 void setExtraParagraphSpace(float extraParagraphSpace)
          Sets the extra space between paragraphs.
 void setFixedHeight(float fixedHeight)
          Set a fixed height for the cell.
 void setFollowingIndent(float indent)
          Sets the following paragraph lines indent.
 void setHorizontalAlignment(int horizontalAlignment)
          Sets the horizontal alignment for the cell.
 void setImage(Image image)
          Setter for property image.
 void setIndent(float indent)
          Sets the first paragraph line indent.
 void setLeading(float fixedLeading, float multipliedLeading)
          Sets the leading fixed and variable.
 void setMinimumHeight(float minimumHeight)
          Set a minimum height for the cell.
 void setNoWrap(boolean noWrap)
          Setter for property noWrap.
 void setPadding(float padding)
          Sets the padding of the contents in the cell (space between content and border).
 void setPaddingBottom(float paddingBottom)
          Setter for property paddingBottom.
 void setPaddingLeft(float paddingLeft)
          Setter for property paddingLeft.
 void setPaddingRight(float paddingRight)
          Setter for property paddingRight.
 void setPaddingTop(float paddingTop)
          Setter for property paddingTop.
 void setPhrase(Phrase phrase)
          Sets the Phrase for this cell.
 void setRightIndent(float indent)
          Sets the right paragraph lines indent.
 void setRotation(int rotation)
          Sets the rotation of the cell.
 void setRowspan(int rowspan)
          Setter for property rowspan.
 void setRunDirection(int runDirection)
          Sets the run direction of the text content in the cell.
 void setSpaceCharRatio(float spaceCharRatio)
          Sets the ratio between the extra word spacing and the extra character spacing when the text is fully justified.
 void setUseAscender(boolean useAscender)
          Enables/ Disables adjustment of first line height based on max ascender.
 void setUseBorderPadding(boolean use)
          Adjusts effective padding to include border widths.
 void setUseDescender(boolean useDescender)
          Setter for property useDescender.
 void setVerticalAlignment(int verticalAlignment)
          Sets the vertical alignment for the cell.
 
Methods inherited from class com.lowagie.text.Rectangle
cloneNonPositionParameters, disableBorderSide, enableBorderSide, getBackgroundColor, getBorder, getBorderColor, getBorderColorBottom, getBorderColorLeft, getBorderColorRight, getBorderColorTop, getBorderWidth, getBorderWidthBottom, getBorderWidthLeft, getBorderWidthRight, getBorderWidthTop, getBottom, getBottom, getChunks, getGrayFill, getHeight, getLeft, getLeft, getRight, getRight, getTop, getTop, getWidth, hasBorder, hasBorders, isContent, isNestable, isUseVariableBorders, normalize, process, rectangle, rotate, setBackgroundColor, setBorder, setBorderColor, setBorderColorBottom, setBorderColorLeft, setBorderColorRight, setBorderColorTop, setBorderWidth, setBorderWidthBottom, setBorderWidthLeft, setBorderWidthRight, setBorderWidthTop, setBottom, setGrayFill, setLeft, setRight, setTop, setUseVariableBorders, softCloneNonPositionParameters, toString, type
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait
 

Field Detail

phrase

protected Phrase phrase
The text in the cell.

Constructor Detail

PdfPCell

public PdfPCell()
Constructs an empty PdfPCell. The default padding is 2.


PdfPCell

public PdfPCell(Phrase phrase)
Constructs a PdfPCell with a Phrase. The default padding is 2.

Parameters:
phrase - the text

PdfPCell

public PdfPCell(Image image)
Constructs a PdfPCell with an Image. The default padding is 0.

Parameters:
image - the Image

PdfPCell

public PdfPCell(Image image,
                boolean fit)
Constructs a PdfPCell with an Image. The default padding is 0.25 for a border width of 0.5.

Parameters:
image - the Image
fit - true to fit the image to the cell

PdfPCell

public PdfPCell(PdfPTable table)
Constructs a PdfPCell with a PdfPtable. This constructor allows nested tables. The default padding is 0.

Parameters:
table - The PdfPTable

PdfPCell

public PdfPCell(PdfPTable table,
                PdfPCell style)
Constructs a PdfPCell with a PdfPtable. This constructor allows nested tables.

Parameters:
table - The PdfPTable
style - The style to apply to the cell (you could use getDefaultCell())
Since:
2.1.0

PdfPCell

public PdfPCell(PdfPCell cell)
Constructs a deep copy of a PdfPCell.

Parameters:
cell - the PdfPCell to duplicate
Method Detail

addElement

public void addElement(Element element)
Adds an iText element to the cell.

Parameters:
element -

getPhrase

public Phrase getPhrase()
Gets the Phrase from this cell.

Returns:
the Phrase

setPhrase

public void setPhrase(Phrase phrase)
Sets the Phrase for this cell.

Parameters:
phrase - the Phrase

getHorizontalAlignment

public int getHorizontalAlignment()
Gets the horizontal alignment for the cell.

Returns:
the horizontal alignment for the cell

setHorizontalAlignment

public void setHorizontalAlignment(int horizontalAlignment)
Sets the horizontal alignment for the cell. It could be Element.ALIGN_CENTER for example.

Parameters:
horizontalAlignment - The horizontal alignment

getVerticalAlignment

public int getVerticalAlignment()
Gets the vertical alignment for the cell.

Returns:
the vertical alignment for the cell

setVerticalAlignment

public void setVerticalAlignment(int verticalAlignment)
Sets the vertical alignment for the cell. It could be Element.ALIGN_MIDDLE for example.

Parameters:
verticalAlignment - The vertical alignment

getEffectivePaddingLeft

public float getEffectivePaddingLeft()
Gets the effective left padding. This will include the left border width if isUseBorderPadding() is true.

Returns:
effective value of property paddingLeft.

getPaddingLeft

public float getPaddingLeft()
Returns:
Value of property paddingLeft.

setPaddingLeft

public void setPaddingLeft(float paddingLeft)
Setter for property paddingLeft.

Parameters:
paddingLeft - New value of property paddingLeft.

getEffectivePaddingRight

public float getEffectivePaddingRight()
Gets the effective right padding. This will include the right border width if isUseBorderPadding() is true.

Returns:
effective value of property paddingRight.

getPaddingRight

public float getPaddingRight()
Getter for property paddingRight.

Returns:
Value of property paddingRight.

setPaddingRight

public void setPaddingRight(float paddingRight)
Setter for property paddingRight.

Parameters:
paddingRight - New value of property paddingRight.

getEffectivePaddingTop

public float getEffectivePaddingTop()
Gets the effective top padding. This will include the top border width if isUseBorderPadding() is true.

Returns:
effective value of property paddingTop.

getPaddingTop

public float getPaddingTop()
Getter for property paddingTop.

Returns:
Value of property paddingTop.

setPaddingTop

public void setPaddingTop(float paddingTop)
Setter for property paddingTop.

Parameters:
paddingTop - New value of property paddingTop.

getEffectivePaddingBottom

public float getEffectivePaddingBottom()
Gets the effective bottom padding. This will include the bottom border width if isUseBorderPadding() is true.

Returns:
effective value of property paddingBottom.

getPaddingBottom

public float getPaddingBottom()
Getter for property paddingBottom.

Returns:
Value of property paddingBottom.

setPaddingBottom

public void setPaddingBottom(float paddingBottom)
Setter for property paddingBottom.

Parameters:
paddingBottom - New value of property paddingBottom.

setPadding

public void setPadding(float padding)
Sets the padding of the contents in the cell (space between content and border).

Parameters:
padding -

isUseBorderPadding

public boolean isUseBorderPadding()
If true, then effective padding will include border widths

Returns:
true if effective padding includes border widths

setUseBorderPadding

public void setUseBorderPadding(boolean use)
Adjusts effective padding to include border widths.

Parameters:
use - adjust effective padding if true

setLeading

public void setLeading(float fixedLeading,
                       float multipliedLeading)
Sets the leading fixed and variable. The resultant leading will be: fixedLeading+multipliedLeading*maxFontSize where maxFontSize is the size of the biggest font in the line.

Parameters:
fixedLeading - the fixed leading
multipliedLeading - the variable leading

getLeading

public float getLeading()
Gets the fixed leading.

Returns:
the leading

getMultipliedLeading

public float getMultipliedLeading()
Gets the variable leading.

Returns:
the leading

setIndent

public void setIndent(float indent)
Sets the first paragraph line indent.

Parameters:
indent - the indent

getIndent

public float getIndent()
Gets the first paragraph line indent.

Returns:
the indent

getExtraParagraphSpace

public float getExtraParagraphSpace()
Gets the extra space between paragraphs.

Returns:
the extra space between paragraphs

setExtraParagraphSpace

public void setExtraParagraphSpace(float extraParagraphSpace)
Sets the extra space between paragraphs.

Parameters:
extraParagraphSpace - the extra space between paragraphs

setFixedHeight

public void setFixedHeight(float fixedHeight)
Set a fixed height for the cell. This will automatically unset minimumHeight, if set.

Parameters:
fixedHeight - New value of property fixedHeight.

getFixedHeight

public float getFixedHeight()
Get the fixed height of the cell.

Returns:
Value of property fixedHeight.

hasFixedHeight

public boolean hasFixedHeight()
Tells you whether the cell has a fixed height.

Returns:
true is a fixed height was set.
Since:
2.1.5

setMinimumHeight

public void setMinimumHeight(float minimumHeight)
Set a minimum height for the cell. This will automatically unset fixedHeight, if set.

Parameters:
minimumHeight - New value of property minimumHeight.

getMinimumHeight

public float getMinimumHeight()
Get the minimum height of the cell.

Returns:
Value of property minimumHeight.

hasMinimumHeight

public boolean hasMinimumHeight()
Tells you whether the cell has a minimum height.

Returns:
true if a minimum height was set.
Since:
2.1.5

isNoWrap

public boolean isNoWrap()
Getter for property noWrap.

Returns:
Value of property noWrap.

setNoWrap

public void setNoWrap(boolean noWrap)
Setter for property noWrap.

Parameters:
noWrap - New value of property noWrap.

getTable

public PdfPTable getTable()
Getter for property table.

Returns:
Value of property table.
Since:
2.x

getColspan

public int getColspan()
Getter for property colspan.

Returns:
Value of property colspan.

setColspan

public void setColspan(int colspan)
Setter for property colspan.

Parameters:
colspan - New value of property colspan.

getRowspan

public int getRowspan()
Getter for property rowspan.

Returns:
Value of property rowspan.
Since:
2.1.6

setRowspan

public void setRowspan(int rowspan)
Setter for property rowspan.

Parameters:
rowspan - New value of property rowspan.
Since:
2.1.6

setFollowingIndent

public void setFollowingIndent(float indent)
Sets the following paragraph lines indent.

Parameters:
indent - the indent

getFollowingIndent

public float getFollowingIndent()
Gets the following paragraph lines indent.

Returns:
the indent

setRightIndent

public void setRightIndent(float indent)
Sets the right paragraph lines indent.

Parameters:
indent - the indent

getRightIndent

public float getRightIndent()
Gets the right paragraph lines indent.

Returns:
the indent

getSpaceCharRatio

public float getSpaceCharRatio()
Gets the space/character extra spacing ratio for fully justified text.

Returns:
the space/character extra spacing ratio

setSpaceCharRatio

public void setSpaceCharRatio(float spaceCharRatio)
Sets the ratio between the extra word spacing and the extra character spacing when the text is fully justified. Extra word spacing will grow spaceCharRatio times more than extra character spacing. If the ratio is PdfWriter.NO_SPACE_CHAR_RATIO then the extra character spacing will be zero.

Parameters:
spaceCharRatio - the ratio between the extra word spacing and the extra character spacing

setRunDirection

public void setRunDirection(int runDirection)
Sets the run direction of the text content in the cell. May be either of: PdfWriter.RUN_DIRECTION_DEFAULT, PdfWriter.RUN_DIRECTION_NO_BIDI, PdfWriter.RUN_DIRECTION_LTR or PdfWriter.RUN_DIRECTION_RTL.

Parameters:
runDirection -

getRunDirection

public int getRunDirection()
Gets the run direction of the text content in the cell

Returns:
One of the following values: PdfWriter.RUN_DIRECTION_DEFAULT, PdfWriter.RUN_DIRECTION_NO_BIDI, PdfWriter.RUN_DIRECTION_LTR or PdfWriter.RUN_DIRECTION_RTL.

getImage

public Image getImage()
Getter for property image.

Returns:
Value of property image.

setImage

public void setImage(Image image)
Setter for property image.

Parameters:
image - New value of property image.

getCellEvent

public PdfPCellEvent getCellEvent()
Gets the cell event for this cell.

Returns:
the cell event

setCellEvent

public void setCellEvent(PdfPCellEvent cellEvent)
Sets the cell event for this cell.

Parameters:
cellEvent - the cell event

getArabicOptions

public int getArabicOptions()
Gets the arabic shaping options.

Returns:
the arabic shaping options

setArabicOptions

public void setArabicOptions(int arabicOptions)
Sets the arabic shaping options. The option can be AR_NOVOWEL, AR_COMPOSEDTASHKEEL and AR_LIG.

Parameters:
arabicOptions - the arabic shaping options

isUseAscender

public boolean isUseAscender()
Gets state of first line height based on max ascender

Returns:
true if an ascender is to be used.

setUseAscender

public void setUseAscender(boolean useAscender)
Enables/ Disables adjustment of first line height based on max ascender.

Parameters:
useAscender - adjust height if true

isUseDescender

public boolean isUseDescender()
Getter for property useDescender.

Returns:
Value of property useDescender.

setUseDescender

public void setUseDescender(boolean useDescender)
Setter for property useDescender.

Parameters:
useDescender - New value of property useDescender.

getColumn

public ColumnText getColumn()
Gets the ColumnText with the content of the cell.

Returns:
a columntext object

getCompositeElements

public java.util.List getCompositeElements()
Returns the list of composite elements of the column.

Returns:
a List object.
Since:
2.1.1

setColumn

public void setColumn(ColumnText column)
Sets the columntext in the cell.

Parameters:
column -

getRotation

public int getRotation()
Gets the rotation of the cell.

Overrides:
getRotation in class Rectangle
Returns:
the rotation of the cell.

setRotation

public void setRotation(int rotation)
Sets the rotation of the cell. Possible values are 0, 90, 180 and 270.

Parameters:
rotation - the rotation of the cell

getMaxHeight

public float getMaxHeight()
Returns the height of the cell.

Returns:
the height of the cell
Since:
3.0.0


iText 2.1.7