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on clicking Submit in JSP, create a PDF file using the information in the form.

Laxmi Something
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Joined: May 14, 2013
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On clicking Submit button in JSP form, I would like to generate a PDF file using the information given by user in the form. What are the ways to do it?

Thank you
Laxmi


Thank you
Laxmi
Bear Bibeault
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Submit the form to a servlet that creates the PDF stream and returns it as the response, setting the appropriate response headers. There are numerous libraries that help create PDF.


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Mansukhdeep Thind
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Welcome to the ranch Laxmi.

iText is a popular open source library used to handle PDFs from java programmatically.


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