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Convert rtf file to pdf file

CodeLover asked
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Last Modified: 2008-02-01
Hi all,

I have a jsp page to generate a report and save it as a rtf file and show it on the page. Is there a way to convert the rtf file to a pdf file and show it on the page? I know that there are some programs that can convert files to pdf files. But I need it to be done automatically with java codes. Thanks.
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Top Expert 2006
Yes you can use iText http://www.lowagie.com/iText/

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Top Expert 2004

iText AFAIK can't convert RTF to PDF:



But have no fear CodeLover, as instead of generating an RTF, you can use the library linked to by bloodredsun to generate a PDF instead...

So just skip the RTF stage ;-)


PS:  No points for me, bloodredsun's answer is the way to go :-)
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