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From Tilman Hausherr <THaush...@t-online.de>
Subject Re: Extract Text of Document with coordinates
Date Mon, 04 Apr 2016 16:01:57 GMT
Am 04.04.2016 um 17:36 schrieb Felix Hermann:
> thanks for the answer,
>
> problem is: how can I get the extracted characters and coordinates with pdfbox version
2.0.0.
>
> The example reffers to an older version of pdfbox.

printtextlocations (or DrawPrintTextLocations) are also available in the 2.0 version, although
slightly changed.

Tilman



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> Gesendet: Donnerstag, 31. März 2016 um 19:58 Uhr
> Von: "Tilman Hausherr" <THausherr@t-online.de>
> An: users@pdfbox.apache.org
> Betreff: Re: Extract Text of Document with coordinates
> Am 31.03.2016 um 12:51 schrieb Felix Hermann:
>> Hello,
>>
>> how can I extract the text + coordinates of a PDF document?
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>> To be more precise: I would like to extract all words of the document. And for each
word I need the coordinates of this word.
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>> If PDFBox does not support this: How can I get the coordinates of each character?
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>> I tried to adapt the code of this example: https://gist.github.com/DavidYKay/82f20ba67c50c499ebb3
> Yes, the printtextlocations (or DrawPrintTextLocations) example is a
> good start. Look for the blanks and build words from there.
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> Tilman
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>> However, I was not successful, as I use the new PDFBox version. (2.0.0)
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>> Regards
>>
>> Felix
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