Tag: PDF

Returning a Crystal report as a PDF ActionResult in ASP.Net MVC

Returning a Crystal report as a PDF ActionResult in ASP.Net MVC

In a recent project I needed to display a generated PDF contract document inside the browser. I found a great article by Patrick Kalkman illustrating how to create a custom ActionResult that converts a HTML string into a PDF using the iTextSharp library. This seemed like the perfect solution, however, […]

Reading PDF files with C#

Reading PDF files with C#

Recently I needed to grab some text values from a number of pdf files. Instead of having to manually open each and every pdf file I just knew there had to be an easier way. After a quick search, I found the solution; iTextSharp, an open source C# library that […]