rename fieldname - pdf

I am using itextsharp to find field name in pdf and it works fine. Is there a way to rename field name? Do you know?




Dim reader As New PdfReader("YourPdf.pdf")
    Dim fields As IDictionary(Of String, iTextSharp.text.pdf.AcroFields.Item) = reader.AcroFields.Fields
    For Each key As String In fields.Keys
        Dim fieldItem = reader.AcroFields.GetFieldItem(key)
        Dim pdfDictionary As PdfDictionary = fieldItem.GetWidget(0)

        Dim pdfFieldName As String = key  <<<<<<<<<<<
    maxFieldLength.ToString())
    Next


http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3875597/how-can-i-use-itextsharp-to-determine-a-text-fields-maximum-number-of-character
VBdotnet2005Asked:
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Bob LearnedCommented:
Example:

iTextSharp — few C# examples.
http://simpledotnetsolutions.wordpress.com/2012/04/08/itextsharp-few-c-examples/

C#:

private byte[] a1(string _ToAppend)
{
    using (var existingFileStream = new FileStream(Server.MapPath(P_InputStream), FileMode.Open))
    using (MemoryStream stream = new MemoryStream())
    {
        // Open existing PDF
        var pdfReader = new PdfReader(existingFileStream);
        var stamper = new PdfStamper(pdfReader, stream);
        var form = stamper.AcroFields;
        var fieldKeys = form.Fields.Keys;

        foreach (string fieldKey in fieldKeys)
        {
            form.RenameField(fieldKey, fieldKey + _ToAppend);
        }
        // "Flatten" the form so it wont be editable/usable anymore
        stamper.FormFlattening = true;
        stamper.Close();
        pdfReader.Close();
        return stream.ToArray();
    }
}

VB.NET:

Private Function a1(_ToAppend As String) As Byte()
      Using existingFileStream = New FileStream(Server.MapPath(P_InputStream), FileMode.Open)
            Using stream As New MemoryStream()
                  ' Open existing PDF
                  Dim pdfReader = New PdfReader(existingFileStream)
                  Dim stamper = New PdfStamper(pdfReader, stream)
                  Dim form = stamper.AcroFields
                  Dim fieldKeys = form.Fields.Keys

                  For Each fieldKey As String In fieldKeys
                        form.RenameField(fieldKey, fieldKey & _ToAppend)
                  Next
                  ' "Flatten" the form so it wont be editable/usable anymore
                  stamper.FormFlattening = True
                  stamper.Close()
                  pdfReader.Close()
                  Return stream.ToArray()
            End Using
      End Using
End Function
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VBdotnet2005Author Commented:
I got this error  on Next - "Collection was modified after the enumerator was instantiated."
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Bob LearnedCommented:
Try using a For...Next:

For index As Integer = 0 to fieldKeys.Count - 1
    Dim fieldKey As String = fieldKeys(index)
    form.RenameField(fieldKey, fieldKey & _ToAppend)
Next index
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