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DynaPDF.GetPDFVersionEx

Retrieves the major and minor version of the PDF document as well as the underlying PDF standard, if any.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
DynaPDF 11.5 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "DynaPDF.GetPDFVersionEx"; PDF )   More

Parameters

Parameter Description Example
PDF The PDF reference returned from DynaPDF.New. $pdf

Result

Returns JSON or error.

Description

Retrieves the major and minor version of the PDF document as well as the underlying PDF standard, if any.
JSON result includes:
MajorPDF major version, e.g. 1
MinorPDF minor version, e.g. 7
MainVerSet only if the file conforms to a specific PDF standard, e.g. "PDF/X // 1a:2003", "PDF/A 3b", and so on.
SubVere.g. "ZUGFeRD 2.0", "Factur-X", and so on

for PDF/A
PDFAConformance: e.g. A, B, E, F, U, or UA.
PDFAVersion: If greater zero, this is a PDF/A file.

for PDF/E
PDFEVersion: e.g. PDF/E-1

for PDF/VT
PDFVTModDate: Modification date, e.g. 2016-05-07T15:42:23+01:00
PDFVTVersion: e.g. PDF/VT-2

for PDF/X
PDFXConformance: e.g. PDF/X-1a:2001 or PDF/X-1a:2003. PDF/X 3 and above do not set this key anymore.
PDFXVersion: e.g. PDF/X-1:2001, PDF/X-1:2003, and so on.

for ZUGFeRD, Factur-X, XRechnung
FXConfLevel: ConformanceLevel
FXDocName: DocumentFileName
FXDocType: DocumentType
FXVersion: Version
VersionConst: If >= 0 this is the DynaPDF PDFVersion constant as number. If the version is not supported by DynaPDF, this member is set to -1.

See also GetPDFVersionEx function in DynaPDF manual.

Examples

Query version of a simple PDF:

MBS( "DynaPDF.GetPDFVersionEx"; $pdf)

Example result:
{
  "Major":   1,
  "Minor":   4,
  "MainVer":   "",
  "SubVer":   ""
}

See also

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Created 19th September 2021, last changed 24th October 2021


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