Sunday, June 15, 2008

PDF Renderer: Open Source Java Project

PDF Renderer is Open source Java Project to render PDF document using java2D. iText is very powerful java library for pdf creation. PDFRenderer does not generate PDF doucments, but it view PDF document.

You can use PDF renderer for achieving following goals:

* view PDFs documents using java PDF Renderer
* print-preview before exporting PDF files
* render PDFs to PNGs in a server-side web application
* view PDFs in a 3D scene
* draw on top of PDFs and annotate them in a networked viewer

You can find sample java code for rendering PDF document on following reference site.

Reference:

https://pdf-renderer.dev.java.net/

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