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From Jason <ccna2c...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Association of pdf field Display Name and Internal name
Date Mon, 26 Mar 2018 22:17:59 GMT
Thank you for the info, Dick!

Best Wishes,
Jason

> On Mar 26, 2018, at 6:02 PM, Dick Martin <rtmartin@nycap.rr.com> wrote:
> 
> Jason,
> To determine the names of the fields in the PDF, you need to use a PDF
> editor like Acrobat, Nuance PDF Creator, or others. Using such an editor,
> you can view the PDF and click on a field to learn its name.  As Tilman
> says, the captions near the fields are just text and have no association to
> the actual field.
> 
> 
>> On Mon, Mar 26, 2018 at 4:27 PM, Jason <ccna2ccda@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>> Thank you for the quick reply.
>> 
>> Best Wishes,
>> Jason
>> 
>>> On Mar 26, 2018, at 4:10 PM, Tilman Hausherr <THausherr@t-online.de>
>> wrote:
>>> 
>>>> Am 26.03.2018 um 21:52 schrieb JZ Q:
>>>> Hi Everyone,
>>>> 
>>>> I used PDFField.getFullyQualifiedName() to retrieve the internal field
>> name
>>>> in the pdf document, but is there any association between the display
>> name
>>>> and this internal field name. In other words, how do I know which
>> internal
>>>> name maps to the display name on screen.
>>>> 
>>>> For example, in the file below, I can retrieve "brokerage_name_2",
>>>> "brokerage_name_1", but does it internally associated with the text
>>>> description above it?
>>> 
>>> No. That's just a text at some position.
>>> 
>>> Tilman
>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-Tx2w4EvJ0l6WVR4xf7u3KUxCfs9R7c
>> r/view?usp=sharing
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> Thank you for the help.
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>> 
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