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New in version: 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.4 9.5 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 Statistic
Reads data as PDF.
|Component||Version||macOS||Windows||Server||FileMaker Cloud||FileMaker iOS SDK|
|BinaryFileRef||The reference number for the open file.||$FH|
|ByteCount||The number of Bytes to read.||1000|
Optional file name to use for PDF in container value.
Returns PDF, empty or error.
DescriptionReads data as PDF.
This is a special method which actually reads the data and then looks inside the data for a PDF.
So there can be data before and after the PDF, which is ignored.
Returns nothing if no PDF is found.
For PDF content: If you have a DynaPDF Pro license and DynaPDF functions initialized, this function can add previews for the PDF file on Windows and Linux. For MacOS, we make them with PDFKit.
Read some PDF from file:
- Version 9.5
- Fixed BinaryFile.ReadPDF to not cut away last new line characters on a PDF.
Created 12nd June 2017, last changed 27th October 2019
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