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Topic: PDEFontTranslateGlyphIdsToUnicode
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 79223
From: cullepm3
Date: 1/9/2003 07:03 PM

Has anybody had success using the API method:

PDEFontTranslateGlyphIdsToUnicode

I have added a CMAP to my document that maps glyph ids to meaningful unicode values (for a type3 font). I can verify that my CMAP works by cutting and pasting text from the pdf to a text editor.

When I programmatically access the same text in the document, I use the above method to translate the text to meaningful values. I have not had any success getting it to work. The returned unicode buffer is not set. The returned size is 0 (indicating success). Any thoughts?

Thanks, Patrick


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