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Topic: Text Annotation questions
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 59433
From: AaronW
Date: 5/29/2002 05:39 PM

I am having problems with Text annotations in my plugin. The annotations are visible but they don't show up in the annotation list unless you rescan the document.

File saving causes a problems too. I get a "problems reading file" message. If you hold down the ctrl key, the message becomes "Object label badly formatted".

How do I make Text Annotations?

here is my code:

(ASInt16) pSrcPointTopLeft->h,
(ASInt16) pSrcPointTopLeft->v,
(ASFixedPoint *) &pntTopLeft

(ASInt16) pSrcPointBottomRight->v,
&pntBottomRight); = pntTopLeft.v;
rect.left = pntTopLeft.h;
rect.bottom = pntBottomRight.v;
rect.right = pntBottomRight.h;

AnnotCnt = PDPageGetNumAnnots(myPDPage);

myPDAnnot = PDPageAddNewAnnot(myPDPage,
(AnnotCnt>0) ?AnnotCnt-1 :0,
ASAtomFromString("Text"), &rect);

PDAnnotSetTitle(myPDAnnot, pszTitle, strlen(pszTitle));
PDAnnotSetFlags(myPDAnnot, cFlags);
PDTextAnnotSetContents(CastToPDTextAnnot(myPDAnnot), pszContents, strlen(pszContents));

PDTextAnnotSetOpen(CastToPDTextAnnot(myPDAnnot), TRUE);

/* Display the annotation on the page. */
AVPageViewGetAnnotRect(avSrcPageView, myPDAnnot, &avRect );

AVPageViewInvalidateRect(avSrcPageView, &avRect);


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