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This post is going to help all those users who want to convert password protected PDF to word without password. Here, they can learn both manual as well as a professional solution to export protected PDF to word document.
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Hi, is there a reliable free PDF to word converter that does not have malware.
Thanks
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Hi,
I'd like to print each one of these tickets on a envelope (#10), so I would like to output a single pdf document with 4 pages, one ticket per page. I don't know if it's possible to print my HTML content on an envelope sized 9.5" x 4.125". If you look at the screenshot attached, you'll see I have all 4 tickets on a single page. I want to create a single PDF document with multiple pages, again one ticket per page.
Here is my code I have so far:
// winning tickets pdf
function fetch_data() {  
      $output = '';
      $userID = ($_SESSION["loggedInUserID"]);
      //$conn = mysqli_connect("localhost", "lormar5_wo693", "sDieYQb752KZc!;", "lormar5_wo693");  connection to theme
      $conn = mysqli_connect("localhost", "root", "root", "db_hockeypoolfundraiser");
	  $sql = "SELECT * FROM participants LIMIT 1";  
      $result = mysqli_query($conn, $sql);  
      while($row = mysqli_fetch_array($result))  
      {       
      $output .= '<tr>
	  			<td style="border-bottom: 1px solid #dfdfe0;">
				<br><br><strong>Winners Name:</strong> '.$_SESSION["participantName"].'
				<br><br><strong>First Goal Time:</strong> '.$_SESSION["firstGoalTime"].'
				<br><br><strong>Game Date:</strong> '.$_SESSION["gameDate"].' <br><br>
				</td>
				
				<td style="border-bottom: 1px solid #dfdfe0;">
				<br><br><strong>Phone:</strong> '.$_SESSION["participantPhone"].'
				<br><br><strong>Amount:</strong> $'.$_SESSION["priceFirstGoal"].'
				<br><br><strong>Player:</strong> 

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We have Edge blocked in our school, which prevents us from opening PDFs.  I went in to Settings and tried to change the default app for pdfs from Edge to Adobe but Win10 just closes the settings window and doesn't save the change.  Any ideas?
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We have Excel & Desktop objects embedded into a Word doc
which by clicking on the objects' icons, will launch Excel/objects
but when the Word doc is printed/converted to PDF (using
Adobe PDF printer or CutePdf writer), these objects became
images in the converted PDF.

Is there a way to embed these Excel objects in the PDF such
that we can still open/launch the Excel from within the PDF?

Free tools will be appreiciated.
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https://publications.europa.eu/en/publication-detail/-/publication/a30d111d-df3f-4aa0-b816-9f515c2f6f85

I've seen some scrolling ebooks like one in above URL but somehow when I tried to print to PDF or
'Select All' & paste into MSWord, it's only partially printed/pasted.

Any tools/method to extract them out?
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I have some PDF pages scanned. but  it is scanned in reverse order (the last page is scanned first and first page last) . How can I  correct it ( preferably with a freebie)
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Need a good asp.net PDF converter.

I store HTML in a database table field which we want to export to PDF. We've doing it with Telerik, but we'd like to get away from using that.

Any suggestions what we can use?

thanks!
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I need to update a few of our old Acrobat 9.5 pdf forms to the newer Acrobat 2017/DC pdf forms.  Is there a tool out there that will help speed this up?  Right now I'm having to export the Acrobat 9.5 forms to Word and then from Acrobat 2017/DC I import the Word doc using the Form wizard designer.

Thanks
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I have files with a DWG extension.  They were made a bunch of years ago and are supposedly blueprints. they are about 100KB files.  They've been sitting on a thumb drive for years.

I've tried opening them with irfanview and LibreCAD.  Both say they can't open them.

I used https://www.zamzar.com/convert/dwg-to-pdf/ for one of them and it made a PDF with some rectangular shapes / lines, but likely not all that shoudl be there and not aligned correctly (1 rectangle is off to the side).  Is it because they are old and newer programs cant render them correctly? Or they corrupt?

Any recommendations on a universal viewer or something that might be able to open the files?  We're looking to make PDFs or something so we can print them on a large paper printer at staples.
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Hi,
We have a DB driven application where all the business logic written in Microsoft SQL.
We need to create a bunch of dynamic PDFs (Fillable PDFs) as a result of the calculations. We are now creating the PDF using .Net API and PHP.
Is there any easy way to create the PDF using SQL Reporting Services or any other ways?
Once the PDF is generated, we will use Angular ng pdf viewer to show the preview in browser.
Please help?

Thanks in advance :)
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hi i try to use https://pdfium.patagames.com/c-pdf-library/

I found above api/pdf tool that using for (Search for a Text in a PDF File). and return x and y coordiate value.
and I bulit my own codes which is almost the same.

The return is always 0,0 which look like the search keywords feature does not work well.
And anyone try and tell me how your test about?

 public static Tuple<float,float> ExtractTextInfo(string keyword)
           {
            //Initialize the SDK library
            //You have to call this function before you can call any PDF processing functions.
            PdfCommon.Initialize();
            //Open and load a PDF document from a file.
            float x = 0;
            float y = 0;
            using (var doc = Patagames.Pdf.Net.PdfDocument.Load(@"C:\Users\ry24234u.23423\Documents\Workspaces\RNsadfasd\AppStore\ApsdfpMot324orHomeS3423hares\document\rentalcontract.pdf"))
            {
                //Enumerate pages
                foreach (var page in doc.Pages)
                {
                   var found = page.Text.Find("This", FindFlags.MatchWholeWord, 0);
                   if (found == null)
                   {                        
                       return new Tuple<float, float>(0,0);
                   }
                    do
                    {
                        var textInfo = found.FoundText;
                        foreach (var rect in textInfo.Rects)
                        {
                         

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I would like to have conditional formatting in a PDF using acrobat ver 2019.008.20080.

We have Signature lines and would only like to highlight areas only when text appears in a different field.

Right now everything is being highlighted only because no type of conditional formatting is in place.

See attached pic for a reference. In this example only the first signature and date field should be highlighted.

Thanks,
Stuart
Image-2.png
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We are experiencing IE 11 Crashing or what it says is Stopped working...so when a few of our users that use State Tax Forms websites the get down to the PDF's and when they click on the PDF they need to view and it crashes IE11 or like I said it stops working.

Does anyone have any fixes or has anyone seen this happening?
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I have below codes working fine.
but instead of drop the image into the fixed location (  image.SetAbsolutePosition(100, 100);)

Is it possible to do the look up e.g. if the text called 'signature' is shown on the pdf, then drop the image there on the right side of the 'signature' text?
Or if there is any textbox field called 'signature', drop the image next to it.

Is it possible?

0c8f5c99-4ff8-4863-bb62-3af10ad394a8.pdf
using System.IO;
using iTextSharp.text;
using iTextSharp.text.pdf;

class Program
{
    static void Main(string[] args)
    {
        using (Stream inputPdfStream = new FileStream("input.pdf", FileMode.Open, FileAccess.Read, FileShare.Read))
        using (Stream inputImageStream = new FileStream("some_image.jpg", FileMode.Open, FileAccess.Read, FileShare.Read))
        using (Stream outputPdfStream = new FileStream("result.pdf", FileMode.Create, FileAccess.Write, FileShare.None))
        {
            var reader = new PdfReader(inputPdfStream);
            var stamper = new PdfStamper(reader, outputPdfStream);
            var pdfContentByte = stamper.GetOverContent(1);

            Image image = Image.GetInstance(inputImageStream);
            image.SetAbsolutePosition(100, 100);
            pdfContentByte.AddImage(image);
            stamper.Close();
        }
    }
}

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android 7 sending sms with pdf attachment

please dont tell me to use google drive or drop box or an online link. I want to send pdf
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Dear experts,

I can see my word document  with correct level of header and footer margin.

When i print it using my 'HP Deskjet GT 5810,' i find that the footer margin is very large.

So to check what was happening , i saved my above word document into a pdf document . I then I turned the pdf up-side down (turned it 180 degree). I printed the pdf document once again.  i found that the footer margin in the (180 degree turned doc) print out is still large ( irrespective of  the  swap )

Means there is no difference in the footer margin irrespective of how i print the page.

I understand from this observation that I might need to tweek my printer.

Kindly suggest if i need to make changes in my printer
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I have been following a PDF from APC to user PowerChute Business Edition over a Serial connected Smart UPS to talk with the Linux install in the vMa appliance on a VMWARE ESXi 6.7 environment.  (Please don't suggest Network Shutdown, I've got the free version of VMware.)
It is entitled, "Using ESXi with PowerChute Business Edition"  
https://www.schneider-electric.com/resources/sites/SCHNEIDER_ELECTRIC/content/live/FAQS/165000/FA165747/en_US/Configuring%20ESXi.pdf?_ga=2.16585520.747393797.1541423829-1088756136.1541423829
On page 17-18, it tells us to add the ESXi host using vMA, and asks for HOST IP address, user root and the password.  However, I get an error message that it won't add the HOST because if fails the SSL connection test.
When I run>  sudo vifp listservers    none are listed because they couldn't connect.

It seems like such a straight forward process, it detects the UPS and is ready to go, but I can't had the VM host to the PowerChute Business Edition installation.

I have ONE APC UPS which I'd like to have gracefully shut down 2 VM's and the VMHost in the event of a power outage.

Should I just run PCBE on one of my VM's and execute a shutdown command for the 2nd VM and let the VMHost crash on its own?

Has anyone got a solution?
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Hi,

I am looking to see if it is possible to take a screenshot of the div that contains an iframe displaying a PDF.

I have found a few JS scripts that take a screenshot but the fail (do not include) the contents of an iframe displaying a PDF.

Any help is appreciated.
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Our Helpdesk has install  Adobe Acrobat XI Pro  &  Adobe Forms Central
on my laptop when I requested for a software that could do OCR &
convert PDF to editable MSWord doc.

However, they don't know how to use it:  anyone has a Quick Guide on
how to do PDF to Word conversion (with OCR) with these tools?
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Dear experts
I have attached a word document and pdf document.
The word document has multicoloured lines. I want to share this document with Goodnotes support so that they can adopt it into a template. I can then use this template in my good notes app (IOS). The basic idea of this template is to provide a set of four lines so that i can practice cursive writing.
I have the following challenge with this document:
Page titled Doc1 in the attached pdf document is the scanned image of word document printed. In the Doc 1 we can see top margin is much smaller than the bottom margin.
The help I need: can someone please change the settings in the word document in such a way that it closely resembles the page titled Doc 2 in the attached pdf document.
(Please ignore the message on third page in the pdf document.
Kindly delete page 2 in the word document. Kindly if anyone can please tell me how to delete the document.
Thank you
Goodnotes-format-final.docx
Good-notes-format-scan.pdf
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I have an Access application that can export fields to a PDF file.  However, for this work it needs the full version of Adobe installed.  Not just the reader.  So I was wondering if there was a way to check programmatically to see if Adobe Acrobat was loaded and not just the reader.

Thanks John
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Acrobat Professional 8 today for some reason started popping up a "Reading Tagged Document" window, every time I open a pdf.  How do I get it to stop trying to read the pdf documents? See the attached file for the popup window message.
Reading-Untagged-Document.PNG
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adobe reader (not sure name but it is free on adobe.com) free latest addition for windows10

if I save more that twice I can not add words to blank fields
color change from purple to white.
it does not know where I can add words
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We use iTextSharp to create PDFs throughout our site.  We have a Comments field that can grow.
It doesn't look like iTextSharp supports dynamic attributes - or at least the way we are using it with a pre-defined template.

sample of the code for the comments section:

  stamper.AcroFields.SetField("Comments", sb.ToString());
  stamper.AcroFields.SetFieldProperty("Comments", "textsize", 6f, null);
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A Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format consisting of an electronic image resembling a printed document and can be viewed, printed, and electronically transmitted. PDF files can store various types of data, including formatted text, vector graphics, and raster images. The page layout defines the location, size, and shape of each page and each item on the page. The information looks the same no matter what device or program is used to open it.