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From Tilman Hausherr <THaush...@t-online.de>
Subject Re: Getting font size of letters
Date Sun, 06 Jan 2019 18:16:21 GMT
Am 06.01.2019 um 18:03 schrieb Hesham Gneady:
>
> Dear Tilman,
>
> Thank you for this. I have tried the DrawPrintTextLocations.java 
> example on 3 PDFs, and I see that the best way to get the display font 
> size for letters in any PDF is by using “text.getXScale()”. Am I right?
>

Yes


Tilman


> I have tried this on the 3 PDFs and it returned right results.
>
> Best regards,
>
> Hesham
>
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> Included Message:
>
> The font size is really 1. There are other things that influence the 
> display size, see the javadoc of getFontSizeInPt(). See also the 
> DrawPrintTextLocations.java example.
>
> Tilman
>
> Am 06.01.2019 um 10:26 schrieb Hesham Gneady:
>
>     Hello ,
>
>       
>
>     In this PDF sample:
>
>     https://www.dropbox.com/s/9kpm0jmb6h3mrhy/Font%20Size%20Sample.pdf?dl=0
>
>       
>
>     When it try to get the font sizefor any letter it always returns 1.0, using
>
>     this code:
>
>     public class PDFTextStripperExtender extends PDFTextStripper {
>
>     @Override
>
>                   public void processTextPosition( TextPosition text ) 
{
>
>                              System.out.println( "- " + text +
": Font Size: " +
>
>     text.getFontSize();
>
>                  }
>
>     }
>
>       
>
>     I've also tried "text.getFontSizeInPt()". It returns better values, but
>
>     they're not right when compared to Adobe Acrobat font size values.
>
>       
>
>     What's the reason for that? And can I get the real size of fonts for each
>
>     letter somehow?
>
>       
>
>     Best regards,
>
>     Hesham
>
>       
>
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