You could start adding new entries, but for this example you’ll get the bookmarks from the existing documents. These bookmarks will work correctly for the first. I’ve made a MergeWithOutlines example that concatenates three existing PDFs using PdfCopy (I assume that you already know that part). While doing so, I. I have an existing PDF document which does not contain any bookmarks. I am currently using PdfStamper to manipulate the PDF and insert text.

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I am not a Java programmer and am really struggling to understand how this works and how to make changes to it.

You first obtain a List of HashMap objects. Perhaps I was just missing a few key things?

This content has been marked as final. The Title tags are used for its children. And had found everything I wanted for my process creating some pdf’s from html, then merging all of those plus extra ‘external’ pdfs into 1 all in CF tags. To see what a bookmark object looks like to CF, dump the “bookmarks” variable right after the isDefined statement:.


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Post as a guest Name. You can retrieve this coordinate with the getVerticalPosition method. Sets the zoom and scroll factors. Jumps to a named destination bookmzrks name name in the PDF.

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I need to merge them and have to build nested bookmarks for the resulting PDFs like so: Q adds aJavaScript action. I am using CF8 although had looked into CF9 to see if it resolved my issue. A path to the file to open or execute; this entry occurs in combination with GoToR and Launch actions. I would appreciate any help. If you click one of these dates, the corresponding page is opened.

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Correct Answers – 10 points. The PdfOutline class offers much more functionality, and you can use it to create bookmarks for existing documents. It can also ensure that you get the position of the next line. Creating bookmarks for a new document Take a look at figure 7.

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ArrayList cannot be cast to java. You can get this with the get-RootOutline method O. Once again, thank you for your initial help. The parameter has the same meaning as described in table 7. The URL that will be opened if the end user clicks the bookmark. Stack Overflow works best with JavaScript enabled.


You can consult table 7. I suspect I am not adding my own ‘custom’ bookmarks to the list of existing bookmarks correctly. Observe that Unicode characters are accepted. Merge pdfs and add bookmark with iText in java Ask Question. Take a look at figure 7. Jumps to the page with page number pagenum. Each HashMap item contains at least one of the keys listed in table 7. Internally CF stores arrays as Vectors. In topic 2, you created bookmarks automatically by using topic and Section objects.

But if you want to create a PdfDestination object, you need to know the vertical position. Go to original post. Bookmarks are like a structure and can consist of properties like a title, action, url, page numberstyle etcetera.

The link for the dump syntax is very helpful!

Sets the zoom factor based on the page size.