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Sets or changes the creation or modification date of an annotation.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
DynaPDF 5.0 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "DynaPDF.SetAnnotDate"; PDF; AnnotationHandle; DateType; Value )   More


Parameter Description Example value
PDF The PDF reference returned from DynaPDF.New. $pdf
AnnotationHandle The annotation index. 5
DateType The type of date. Can be CreationDate (Markup annotations only) or ModificationDate. "ModificationDate"
Value The new date value. Can be a timestamp or the number of seconds from 1st Jan 1970. Get(CurrentHostTimeStamp)


Returns OK or error.


Sets or changes the creation or modification date of an annotation.
The following annotation types are markup annotations:
  • Care
  • Circle, Square
  • FileAttach
  • FreeText
  • Highlight, Squiggly, Strikeout, Underline
  • Ink
  • Line
  • PolyLine, Polygon
  • Projection
  • Redact
  • Sound
  • Stamp
  • Text

The function DynaPDF.GetAnnotation can also be used to determine whether an annotation is a markup annotation.

See also

Created 25th November 2014, last changed 25th November 2014

DynaPDF.SetAnnotColor   -   DynaPDF.SetAnnotFlags

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