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From Tilman Hausherr <THaush...@t-online.de>
Subject Re: Embedding video in PDF
Date Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:02:49 GMT
Am 21.09.2016 um 16:23 schrieb Gary Grosso:
> Hi PDFBoxers,
> A customer wants to embed MP4 video in their PDF. (They want to be able to view with
an offline iPad.)
> I see info in the cookbook for 1.8 (https://pdfbox.apache.org/1.8/cookbook/workingwithattachments.html)
and the example at https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/pdfbox/trunk/examples/src/main/java/org/apache/pdfbox/examples/pdmodel/EmbeddedFiles.java.
Also Tilman's reply in 2014:
> ~~~~~~
> Yes, please look at the example
> examples\src\main\java\org\apache\pdfbox\examples\pdmodel\EmbeddedFiles.java
> or
> https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/pdfbox/branches/1.8/examples/src/main/java/org/apache/pdfbox/examples/pdmodel/EmbeddedFiles.java
> to see how to embed a file. There is no restriction on the type AFAIK.
> Tilman
> ~~~~~~
> My questions are:
> - Is the above info relevant/accurate if using PDFBox 2.0?
> - Has anyone had any personal experience with this sort of thing? (We would be post-processing
their PDF, which is created elsewhere, to insert the video at a point where we would leave
some sort of local-filename marker and sufficient white space.)

I think what you want to do is to embed the video so that there is a 
screen area in the PDF, like embedding a youtube video - right?


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