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Queries the styled text of a page in a PDF document.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
PDFKit 2.7 Yes No Yes, macOS only No Yes

MBS( "PDFKit.GetPDFPageFormattedText"; PDF; index )


Parameter Description Example value
PDF A container value with the PDF content from a media field. Or a text with an URL. Or a PDF reference from PDFKit.Open.
index The index of the page. From zero to PDFKit.GetPDFPageCount-1. 5


The styled text of the PDF page as far as PDFKit knows it and the plugin can translate it.


Queries the styled text of a page in a PDF document.
Our plugin translates the styled text from PDFKit to FileMaker. It should work with font size and styles like bold, underline and italic.


Extract styled text of page 6 in this PDF

MBS( "PDFKit.GetPDFPageFormattedText"; $ref; 5 )

See also

Example Databases

Created 18th August 2014, last changed 16th February 2015

PDFKit.GetPDFPageDisplayAnnotation   -   PDFKit.GetPDFPageImage

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