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Display User Id on Printed PDF File

Steve Dyke
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Joined: Nov 16, 2004
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Not sure this is where to post this or not.

In my Web App one of the functions is to view and print a PDF file. Management wants me to find a way to append the User Id of the person logged onto the computer on each page of the file when printing.
Bear Bibeault
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Joined: Jan 10, 2002
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You may want to check out iText. It may (I'm not sure) have what you need.

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Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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I'm not sure about "appending", but iText can put a watermark on each page of a PDF, kind of an overlay. You may be able to make use of that.
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