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Topic: Re: Get Document Properties
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 57166
Date: 5/29/2002 05:24 PM
the author property of the doc object is readable and writable. So, what you do if
you want to display the author (etc.) property of your document, is create a field
and let its value be the author (etc.) property.
Hope, this can help.
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>Say I have a PDF with the Author, etc. already filled in in File>Doc
Info>General window(it gets there from Distilling a Word doc that had the info
>I want to add to a page in this PDF a form field that will get the Author name
from this metadata. All I see in the AcroFormsJS Object Spec document from
Adobe is the ability to define this data (this.author = "John Smith"), but not GET it
if it already exists. Surely if you can set it you can get it?! Can someone tell me
the Jscript Syntax?