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Create a thumbnail of a PDF document

Posted on 2007-11-20
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How do I create a thumbnail of a pdf document, commercial code is ok. I imported the ActiveX control so I can display the PDF in my app.
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by:MerijnB
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you want a thumbnail of the first page?
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by:julianpointer
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Yes, just the first page.
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I'd suggest to make screenshot of the first page you see in your application and resizing that.
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How... need to do this automatically.
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by:MerijnB
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can you post a simple application using the pdf document you do it in your final app to ee stuff http://www.ee-stuff.com/ (or somewhere else)

I'll take a look at it to see how we can integrate the generation of thumbnails.
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