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pdfAttachment (Type of variable)
In french: pdfPièceJointe
The pdfAttachment type is used to define all the advanced characteristics of an attachment in a PDF document. The characteristics of this attachment can be defined and changed using different WLanguage properties.
Thus, it is possible to extract the content of an attachment, add or delete an attachment to a PDF document.
Remark: For more details on the declaration of this type of variable and the use of WLanguage properties, see Declaring a variable.
MyPDF is pdfDocument = "test.pdf"
FOR EACH AnAttachment OF MyPDF.Attachment
fSaveBuffer(AnAttachment.Name, AnAttachment.Content)

Properties specific to pdfAttachment variables

The following properties can be used to handle a PDF attachment:
Property nameType usedEffect
ContentBufferContent of attachment.
DateCreatedDateTimeAttachment creation date.
This property corresponds to "CreationDate" in previous versions.
DateModifiedDateTimeAttachment last modification date.
This property corresponds to "ModificationDate" in previous versions.
Name Character stringName of the attachment.
Related Examples:
PDFDocument type Unit examples (WINDEV): PDFDocument type
[ + ] This example shows how to use the pdfDocument WLanguage type.
This type is used to handle PDF files by programming.
You can:
- Retrieve the details of the PDF file (Created, Modified, Author, etc.)
- Retrieve the text of the PDF file (page by page and line by line)
- List / Add / Delete attachments
Minimum version required
  • Version 25
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Last update: 06/23/2023

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