Generate xFDF in PHP. GitHub Gist: instantly share code, notes, and snippets. It’s a HEX representation of DCT format (JPEG). If want a transparent image stamp you’ll have a two of these things in your XFDF, the image itself and the mask. Hej, I’m having an form dynamically created with JavaScript in Adobe Acrobat 9. I exported the varying amount of data into a XFDF file.

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The API guide isn’t helpful. This tool uses JavaScript and much of it will not work correctly without it enabled. The value is a base 64 encoded string. Grom an image is stamped onto a button, the action of the button is lost in the form flattening.

How can I convert the form to the “plain old” format?

The documentation for XFDF is at the link below partners. I don’t know any other tool in Java that will allow me to export it, except the paid ones. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. To manually insert a line break in form field text, type a carriage return directly into the value in the XFDF file.


Super User works best with JavaScript enabled. As I found out https: I’m exporting the data by a separated button in a XFDF file. You can go to https: Enter the entire Text parameter as a string of hex codes with no breaks. And now I need to import the data into a separated 2nd file.

If you will be merging and not flattening your form fields you can add a JavaScript to your form that will perform all calculations when the file is opened. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. I was searching for various solutions but I always found solutions to autmatically fill an existing form. To install Asian font support, open Regional Options in the Control Panel, and add the fonts you want.

Is it the only format supported or you assumed it from the example content? If you want to make sure your characters are placed directly with no conversion, use UTF Note that the text wraps around to the next line!

In order to use Acrobat to view and print Asian text, you must have Asian language support files installed for both the Operating System OS and Acrobat.

You can not post a blank message. But I don’t have any existing field in the 2nd. The lines before and after these pairs are identification and formatting information. But while the data is varying I need to read the imported data manually and xfdv create the new PDF dynamically.


If you choose not to flatten form fields but just merge them, you can run with the -norebuild option and allow Acrobat to build the appearances for you. Write a program that will build an FDF file as a plain text file, using a script that you create. I need to create them dynamically by iterating over the imported data.

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And now I need to import the data into a separated. Post as a guest Name. For all other versions, you will need to do a custom installation, and choose to install Asian font support. Sign up using Facebook.

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Where can I read the imported data to iterate over and to process. Download and install the Asian Font Pack.

Go to original post. Refer to the Windows on-line xreate for more information. I have tried to convert Base64 to text, convert Hex to text and save it as a jpg and it did not worked. In fact this has a lot of benefits for my use case, especially to prevent many errors made by users. My problem is, that ‘doc.