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From Al Grant <bigal...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Developer Help
Date Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:13:47 GMT
Yes I am using NetBeans.

Thanks will try that.

Al
On 12/02/2016 11:12 am, "Tilman Hausherr" <THausherr@t-online.de> wrote:

> Am 11.02.2016 um 23:00 schrieb Al Grant:
>
>> HI Gilad and others
>>
>> Sorry I am pretty new to java. I cant even get this line to run:
>>
>>          PDDocument pdfDocument = PDDocument.load(new
>> File("C:\\Users\\Al\\Desktop\\test.pdf"));
>>
>> I get a Exception in thread "main" java.lang.RuntimeException:
>> Uncompilable
>> source code - unreported exception java.io.IOException; must be caught or
>> declared to be thrown
>>      at pdftest2.Pdftest2.main(Pdftest2.java:28)
>>
>> Error.
>>
>> Can you please help?
>>
>
> Use an IDE like netbeans. This will put yellow hints and tell you what to
> do. Maybe you are already using a good IDE. Hover your mouse over anything
> in a different color.
>
> Btw here you just need to add "throws IOException" at the end of the line
> with "main".
>
> Tilman
>
>
>
>> Thanks
>>
>> -Al
>>
>> On Fri, Feb 12, 2016 at 2:38 AM, Gilad Denneboom <
>> gilad.denneboom@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>> If the data is located in form fields then PrintTextLocations is not going
>>> to be helpful, but you don't need it.
>>> Accessing form fields using PDFBox is very easy. You can use this code
>>> example to print out the field names and their values to the console:
>>>
>>>   PDDocument pdfDocument = PDDocument.load(fileName);
>>>   PDDocumentCatalog docCatalog = pdfDocument.getDocumentCatalog();
>>>   PDAcroForm acroForm = docCatalog.getAcroForm();
>>>   List fields = acroForm.getFields();
>>>   Iterator fieldsIter = fields.iterator();
>>>   while (fieldsIter.hasNext()) {
>>>       PDField field = (PDField) fieldsIter.next();
>>>       System.out.println(field.getPartialName() + ":" +
>>> field.getValue());
>>>   }
>>>
>>>
>>> On Thu, Feb 11, 2016 at 2:32 PM, Al Grant <bigal.nz@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> Hello,
>>>>
>>>> I am looking for some help. I am reporting this because I can add some
>>>>
>>> more
>>>
>>>> information.
>>>>
>>>> I have a form (a sample of which you can view here :
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>> https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B3rjaapNHpJJa1pfc1l1M2NzSEk/view?usp=sharing
>>>
>>>> )
>>>>
>>>> Basically the information in the form is tabular. My reading so far
>>>> tells
>>>> me I should using extract text by area and to get those coordinates
>>>> printtextlocations.
>>>>
>>>> If any developers out there are able to help, since my coding skills are
>>>> rusty I would really appreciate it.
>>>>
>>>> Even if it was just a sample of code for one field which I can then copy
>>>> and reuse.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks
>>>>
>>>> -Al
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> "Beat it punk!"
>>>> - Clint Eastwood
>>>>
>>>>
>>
>>
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