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Topic: Re: Best PDF viewer control or library in the world?, 1 Attachments
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 137265
From: chicks
Date: 8/4/2005 12:59 AM

On 8/1/2005 6:26:27 PM, this_vict wrote:
>The pdf.ocx accompanying with
>the Acrobat Reader is really
>OK for our application, except
>that it permit the users to
>save the opened PDF document
>as a new file and even if the
>toolbar is hidden, the user
>still can press ctrl-shift-S
>to save the document, which is
>undesired by us.

So filter out the keystrokes in your message loop.

>Another
>problem is that pdf.ocx is
>unsupported, we're not very
>sure about its
>functionalities.

Yes, pdf.ocx is unsupported, but the COM interface provided with Adobe Reader 7 is fully documented and supported. Suggest you look at the IAC Reference here:

http://partners.adobe.com/public/developer/acrobat/sdk/index_doc.html


Here's a simple example of its usage (PowerBasic). Reader 7 must be installed to test.

Click to open!ViewPDF(2).zip
Embedding Reader 7 Example (17,385 bytes)


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