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PDFKit.GetPDFText

Queries the text of the PDF document.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
PDFKit 2.1 Yes No Yes, macOS only No No

MBS( "PDFKit.GetPDFText"; PDF )

Parameters

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.

Result

The text of the PDF Document as far as PDFKit knows it.

Description

Queries the text of the PDF document.
If you need only text for a given page, please use PDFKit.GetPDFPageText.

For solutions on Windows, Linux or iOS, please use DynaPDF.ExtractText.

Examples

Extract all the text from the given PDF reference:

MBS( "PDFKit.GetPDFText"; $ref )

See also

Example Databases


PDFKit.GetPDFPagesPDFRef   -   PDFKit.GetPrintSetting

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