This week's book giveaways are in the Java EE and JavaScript forums.
We're giving away four copies each of The Java EE 7 Tutorial Volume 1 or Volume 2(winners choice) and jQuery UI in Action and have the authors on-line!
See this thread and this one for details.
The moose likes Java in General and the fly likes Reading PDF from Java Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of The Java EE 7 Tutorial Volume 1 or Volume 2 this week in the Java EE forum
or jQuery UI in Action in the JavaScript forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Java in General
Bookmark "Reading PDF from Java" Watch "Reading PDF from Java" New topic
Author

Reading PDF from Java

deepak kukreja
Ranch Hand

Joined: Aug 13, 2001
Posts: 54
Hi
I am having an encrypted PDF doc.
My question is : Is it possible to read it from a java program.
I mean to say by File Reader.


Deepak<br />SCJP
Dirk Schreckmann
Sheriff

Joined: Dec 10, 2001
Posts: 7023
You might want to take a look at how a couple of open source Java projects handle PDFs.
There might be some good information through http://www.jpedal.org
Good luck.


[How To Ask Good Questions] [JavaRanch FAQ Wiki] [JavaRanch Radio]
Jack Daniel
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jun 15, 2002
Posts: 163
The following is really Good ... try it
http://www.lowagie.com/iText/
 
Don't get me started about those stupid light bulbs.
 
subject: Reading PDF from Java