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Queries all embedded files as JSON array.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
DynaPDF 10.5 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "DynaPDF.GetEmbeddedFilesAsJSON"; PDF { ; Flags } )   More


Parameter Description Example Flags
PDF The PDF reference returned from DynaPDF.New. $pdf
Flags Pass 1 to include data of files base64 encoded as Buffer entry. 0 Optional


Returns JSON or error.


Queries all embedded files as JSON array.
See TPDFFileSpec structure in DynaPDF manual, which we convert to JSON for you.

Keys include Buffer, BufSize, Compressed, Name, FileName, IsURL, UnicodeFileName, Description, FileSize, MIMEType, CreateDate, ModDate, CheckSum, Index.


Query JSON:

Set Variable [ $JSON; Value: MBS( "DynaPDF.GetEmbeddedFilesAsJSON"; PDF ) ]

Example result:
    "BufSize":   8631,
    "Compressed":   false,
    "Name":   "ZUGFeRD-invoice.xml",
    "FileName":   "ZUGFeRD-invoice.xml",
    "IsURL":   false,
    "UnicodeFileName":   "ZUGFeRD-invoice.xml",
    "Description":   "Invoice as XML",
    "FileSize":   8631,
    "MIMEType":   "text/xml",
    "CreateDate":   "D:20200916095956+02'00'",
    "ModDate":   "D:20200916095956+02'00'",
    "CheckSum":   "3016D465B18605BE5338645B5B85611C",
    "Index":   0

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Release notes

  • Version 10.5
    • Added DynaPDF.GetAnnotationsAsJSON, DynaPDF.GetBookmarksAsJSON, DynaPDF.GetColorSpacesAsJSON, DynaPDF.GetDocInfoAsJSON, DynaPDF.GetEmbeddedFilesAsJSON, DynaPDF.GetFieldsAsJSON, DynaPDF.GetFontsAsJSON, DynaPDF.GetImportDocInfoAsJSON and DynaPDF.SysFontInfoAsJSON functions.

Created 16th September 2020, last changed 16th September 2020

DynaPDF.GetEmbeddedFileCount   -   DynaPDF.GetFTextHeight

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