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insert header and footer with POI HWPF?

juan sebastian sanchez
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hi! I need your help!

how do you insert header and footer with POI HWPF? how can I replace a word in a World's document with POI wihtout a corruption file?

Thanks to somebody wich answer!
Ulf Dittmer
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I don't think HWPF supports adding headers or footers directly, but if you base your document on an existing one (as demonstrated in http://faq.javaranch.com/java/CreateWordDocument) you may be able to use any header/footer that happens to exist in that document already.

Replacing text inside of a DOC document is discussed in this topic.


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juan sebastian sanchez
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Ulf Dittmer wrote:I don't think HWPF supports adding headers or footers directly, but if you base your document on an existing one (as demonstrated in http://faq.javaranch.com/java/CreateWordDocument) you may be able to use any header/footer that happens to exist in that document already.

Replacing text inside of a DOC document is discussed in this topic.


hi

when I replace words of different length the result file is corrupt

do you know why this happend?

thank for your help
Ulf Dittmer
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How are you doing the replacing? Post the relevant code here.
juan sebastian sanchez
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Hi the code that I am used are this two classes:
1- http://test.javaranch.com/ulf/InsertText.java
2- http://test.javaranch.com/ulf/ParagraphText.java
I am replacing the method piece.usesUnicode() for piece.isUnicode()
I am using POI 3.2 and also test with POI 3.5 beta 6
I have another class for replace words, is this:






but with both forms I have problems because the file get corrupted when the length of the old word and new word are differents betweenword
Ulf Dittmer
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Post the code that uses those two classes for replacing text.
juan sebastian sanchez
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Ulf Dittmer
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Interesting. A DOC file so changed is opened fine by both OpenOffice and Mellel (an OS X word processor), but not by Word itself. Might be something to ask on the POI mailing list about.
jetti madhu
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Hi,
is there any one know how to get the images from .doc file using POI ?
 
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