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open a pdf in a browser and search the text

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Jan MishkinFlag for United States of America asked on
JavaScriptPHPAdobe Acrobat
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Is there a way to to open a pdf file in a browser and automatically search/highlight(find in file) a given text string? I'm using PHP.

Here is how I open the pdf currently
header("Location: SamplePDF.pdf");

Here is how I would like to open it in a perfect world- something like  
header("Location: SamplePDF.pdf?SearchText=Pizza");

I kknow that the solution(if there is one) is probably far more extensive.

Thanks