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GMImage.WriteToPDFContainer

Writes the picture in PDF format to a container value which you can store in a container field.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
GraphicsMagick 7.4 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

MBS( "GMImage.WriteToPDFContainer"; ImageRef { ; Filename } )

Parameters

Parameter Description Example value
ImageRef The image reference number. 1
Filename Optional
The file name to use for the container. Default is "image.pdf"
"test.pdf"

Result

Returns OK or error.

Description

Writes the picture in PDF format to a container value which you can store in a container field.
For preview a JPEG version is included as well as a file name and the image size.

Please make sure the DPI value is set via GMImage.SetDensity function as an incorrect value can crop the PDF page.

See also GMImage.WriteToFile, GMImage.WriteToJPEGContainer, GMImage.WriteToBMPContainer and GMImage.WriteToGIFContainer.

If you need more options for PDF file, please use our DynaPDF functions.

Examples

Load image and Save to container as PDF:

Let ( [

$Image = MBS("GMImage.NewFromContainer"; GraphicsMagick::image);
$Result = MBS("GMImage.WriteToPDFContainer"; $Image; "image.pdf");

$Error = MBS("GMImage.Destroy";$Image)
];

$Result)

See also

Created 24th August 2017, last changed 7th August 2018


GMImage.WriteToJPEGContainer   -   GMImage.WriteToPNGContainer

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