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How to create a pdf file?

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by mindus, Sep 21, 2010.

  1. mindus

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    hi
    I want to create a PDF file dynamically in android application.

    like File f = new File("sample.pdf");

    I have to use any external api for this? any idea?

    Thanks
    mindus
     

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    Hi,

    There is a free pdf api written in java called iText that can be used to create a pdf file.

    This api only creates the pdf file. It does not render it so you will need to have a pdf viewer of some kind on your adroid device. Adobe just released the Acrobat Reader for Android
     

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