PDF Processing API for Android Apps

Generate, view, manipulate & convert PDF files from within Android apps without requiring Adobe Acrobat.

Aspose.PDF for Android via Java

Aspose.PDF for Android via Java

 
   

Aspose.PDF for Android Java is a PDF Processing API that enables the Android apps to read, write, manipulate & render PDF documents. API supports a vast array of industry-standard file formats including HTML, TXT, EPUB, XPS & images.

Aspose.PDF for Android via Java is an affordable solution that offers compression options, support for graph objects, extended security controls, extensive hyperlink functionality, custom font handling, integration with data sources, bookmark features, ability to work with attachments, annotations, text & images and much more.

   

Advanced Android PDF Library Features

 

 

Create PDF documents from scratch

 

Add text & images to document

 

Manipulate text styles & formatting

 

Insert, extract, split & concatenate documents

 

Add header & footer to files

 

Create, import, export & delete bookmarks

 

Add, modify, extract & delete attachments & annotations

 

Add or update encryption, password & security constrains

 

Create multiple columns based documents

Dynamically Manipulate PDF Documents

Aspose.PDF for Android via Java offers to generate PDF files from scratch as well as manipulate existing documents. When it comes to PDF creation, you can easily convert text or image files to PDF format.

Moreover, you can create tables as well as specify the table width, padding, margin information, column-span, row span and default cell text. You can also create nested tables, and even integrate tables with database sources.

Convert PDF to Word, XPS & HTML Formats

Within Android apps converting PDF files to other formats such as Word, XPS, HTML, Images, etc is simple and can be implemented with just a few lines of code.

Save PDF in different formats - Java

// load the file for conversion
Document pFile = new Document(SD_PATH + "template.pdf");
// Convert to DOCX, XPS and HTML
pFile.save(SD_PATH + "output.docx", SaveFormat.DocX);
pFile.save(SD_PATH + "output.xps", SaveFormat.Xps);
pFile.save(SD_PATH + "output.html", SaveFormat.Html);

Content Manipulation Capabilities

Android PDF library provides many features to manipulate PDF file content. You can add, remove, update and delete text, images, bookmarks, hyperlinks, attachments, annotations and much more. It also supports adding, moving, renaming and deleting form fields or change the visual appearance of a form field, specify attributes like mandatory, hidden, read-only and so on. Import or export form fields and their data to and from XML. Integration with database lets you import and export form field contents to or from a data source or submit form fields data to an external web link.

Imaging & Graph Capabilities

Aspose.PDF for Android via Java supports different types of graphs. Each graph can be represented with various shapes like arc, circle, curve, line, rectangle or ellipse. Existing graphs can be manipulated, rotated or scaled as of requirement or one can draw new graphs on any location specified by coordinates.

Furthermore, PDF Android API also manages and parse images residing on memory, disk or web location, to PDF format. Along with conventional image types, CCITT (fax) images, multi-page TIFF images, and transparent GIF are also supported.

Hyperlink & Attachments Features

API allows adding:

  • Hyperlink shortcuts to other pages within a PDF document
  • Hyperlinks to pages in other PDF documents
  • Hyperlinks to non-PDF files
  • hyperlinks to web locations.

Along with hyperlink creation, you also get the capabilities to extract hyperlinks from a PDF document.

PDF Security Features

API offers 40-bit or 128-bit encryption. One can also set user and master passwords for more security. Content manipulation in files like copying content, printing, degraded printing, annotation modification, form field completion as well as PDF file assembly can all be restricted by using this library.

   

Support and Learning Resources

 
   

Aspose.PDF offers individual PDF APIs for other popular development environments as listed below: