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Topic: PDF ActiveX component
Conf: (P-PDF) Beginners, Msg: 98215
From: Wyattcon
Date: 10/11/2003 06:19 AM

Hi all, I have a couple of questions about the pdf ActiveX component. If this is not the correct forum can someone please point me in the right direction. Anyway my questions:

I would like to be able to either open Adobe Reader with a specific file and to a certian page or open a VB form containing the ActiveX reader component to a desired page. I've had no luck in the "desired page" requirement with either method. Can this be done?

Secondly, is it possible to "encode" information on "hotspots" of a pdf file. This is big on my wish list as I would like to be able to open a pdf file, let the user click on an item and have it entered into a database table. I think that the only remote chance of this would be using the ActiveX component. Any advice?

Thanks,
Steve

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