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Topic: Highlight word match in PDF search - VB
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 53685
From: rsabai
Date: 5/29/2002 05:00 PM


I am developing a search module that includes database and few pdf files.

We have decided to convert the pdf files to text format and store only the related keywords into the oracle database. Since we need to access relational data and file data at the same query, we decided to proceed with this approach..

For pdf result match, we will be providing a link to the pdf document.

Is there any way we can hightlight the words in the pdf document and scroll down the pdf document to the exact location where the keyword is found...

Is there any API i can use to perform this function. I need an API to format a PDf document with the selected text while displaying...

Let me know the possibility of using this..

Thanks in advance,


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