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Topic: Re: Search a word in a pdf.
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 58448
From: LeonardR
Date: 5/29/2002 05:32 PM

At 11:09 AM -0500 2/7/01, p-pdf-developer Listmanager wrote:
>I need develop a program in a languaje (C++ or Vb) that count the
>times a word is included in a pdf.
>Can anyone help me???
>What Sdk must i use???
Would this be a stand alone program or could it run as a
plug-in inside of Acrobat? What platform(s)? Just Windows?

The easiest/cheapest solution is to write a plug-in for
Acrobat. The Adobe Acrobat SDK includes a set of API's called
"WordFinder" that seems perfect for your needs. If a plug-in won't
work for you, then I believe that only other library that provides
text extraction services for PDF is our SPDF_CP library

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