Auto-Fill PDF form with values from VFP application

I have a pre-defined PDF form that has fields. I would like to auto-populate the fields with the data that was entered into a form in an Visual FoxPro application and then print the PDF form. Does anyone have a recommendation on how to do this? If so, do you have any source code examples that you would be willing to share?
Thanks in advance for any help.
 
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Karl Heinz KremerConnect With a Mentor Commented:
A while ago I wrote a blog post about reading form field values via VBA. Writing is pretty much the same process. Take a look at my blog post at http://khkonsulting.com/2010/09/reading-pdf-form-fields-with-vba/ and the Acrobat IAC programming information at http://www.adobe.com/devnet/acrobat/interapplication_communication.html

If you do not have Acrobat, take a look at the iTextSharp library at http://sourceforge.net/projects/itextsharp/
You can find some information about how to do that with VB here: http://www.codeproject.com/KB/vb/CompleteFormFieldsOfPDFs.aspx
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Karl Heinz KremerCommented:
I am not familiar with FoxPro. Can you write programs in it comparable to VBA in MS applications? Can you access your FoxPro data from Visual Basic? If so, this is not very complicated, but I need to get an idea about how Dara is accessed first.
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Thomas SwaneyOwnerAuthor Commented:
You can access the data from VB but i would rather use strictly FoxPro. If you can show me how to do it with VB I can figure it out in FoxPro. I am also familiar with VB.
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Thomas SwaneyOwnerAuthor Commented:
Thanks khkremer. This does work as you suggested but the only other issue is that the PDF documents that I have to write to have password protected fields. I will award you the points but do you have any idea how to work around this? I really appreciate it.
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Karl Heinz KremerCommented:
The fields are not password protected, it's the document. If you do have the password, you should be able to use iTextSharp. If you don't have the password, you may be able to use an earlier version of the iText library (4.0.3 and before): http://www.opensubscriber.com/message/itext-questions@lists.sourceforge.net/7709373.html
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Thomas SwaneyOwnerAuthor Commented:
Thanks for you help!!
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jason126Commented:
can I get the foxpro code cause I am not familiar with VB?
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