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kamlesh tayade
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I want to know how to get output or the report generation in the java. I want how get output in pdf format

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Ulf Dittmer

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This wiki page lists a number of options for generating PDF.

JasperReports (on SourceForge) is reporting tool that supports PDF output.

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Adeel Ansari
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iText is a good one. And, if I'm not wrong, JasperReports itself use iText for PDF report generation.
Bruce Jin
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Apache FOP is also easy to use:

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