How to make a PDF document from a text file

August 25, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Today we will talk about the cases when you need to make a PDF document, but there is no Adobe Acrobat on the computer. You only have a text file with original data and FastReport Desktop. To begin with, you need a test file, in which there is a division into paragraphs (carriage return to a new li...

Save the original image quality when exporting to PDF

August 20, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

In PDF export report there is a new option - "Original Resolution". It allows you to save images in full resolution. Sometimes it is important to transfer an image with the original quality. Using this new option, you will be able to get the image from a PDF document without any quality loss. Here ...

Saving a report in PDF/X format

August 13, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

PDF/X format designed for the exchange of data, ready for printing. The idea is to create a document that can be printed on any printer identically. It is important for polygraphy, where it is important to print documents on any print device uniformly, whether the printer or plotter. PDF/X document ...

Peculiarities of built-in Chrome PDF viewer

August 12, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

The PDF format is so prevalent in the document flow, that is quite rightly called it the most popular in this area. Such a document is self-sufficient, it can include graphical information, special fonts, and more. There are many free software for viewing PDF files. Modern browsers also allow you to...

Configure options of viewer Acrobat PDF files when exporting from FastReport.NET

August 11, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Title of the article partly reveals subject. I would like to consider configuration a viewer PDF files when exporting FastReport.Net report. This can be Acrobat Reader or browser's built-in viewer (Edge, Chrome) or any other viewer. You'll find that some of the options are very useful. Here is the t...

CMYK in PDF export

April 7, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

CMYK is a color model based on a synthesis of any color that is based on four basic colors: blue (the Cyan), purple (Magenta), yellow (Yellow), Black (Key Color). This model is mainly used in printing industry. Reviewing CMYK, one more color model must be mentioned –RGB. The color model RGB c...

How to export report in PDF/A format

February 27, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Generally known, that one of strong sides of FastReport.Net is export of reports to various formats. Developers of the company actively introduce new products and upgrades. A new export to PDF/A format has been introduced recently. Unfortunately, not all customers its main purpose and how it works ....

How to draw text in PDF by curves

February 27, 2017

Author - Dmitriy Fedyashov

Nowadays, copying of a text from documents is spread and it is being developed. PDF document uses embedded fonts in documents and serves to protect them from copying. However, not all fonts can be embedded in a document as some of them have a copyright. If you are developing a document for printing ...