pdfDebug is an extention for iText 7, integrating into your IDE to assist you in finding and correcting bugs in your iText code written in Java or .NET. When using pdfDebug in a closed source, you need to purchase an iText commercial license.


iText 7 pdfDebug

pdfDebug is a PDF debugger that helps you with PDF inspection. This PDF parser integrates into your IDE to assist you in finding and correcting bugs in your iText code.


Why use iText 7 pdfDebug?

Don't get bugged by bugs.  

Making it easy to find and correct bugs

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This add-on allows you to clearly see the internal structure of your PDF files through a detailed tree view. Collections of panels showcase interesting PDF data structures.

Verification during programming PDF

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Instead of tracking back from a final faulty output document, pdfDebug allows you to analyze partial and unfinished documents during their creation, making them accessible for various PDF viewers (men) and tools (machines). 

Available for several IDEs

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pdfDebug is currently available in Eclipse, IntelliJ, NetBeans, with more to come.

Key features

Core capabilities of iText 7 pdfDebug

You can see, in real time, the results of your document processing instructions, allowing you to clearly see if anything goes wrong as it's happening. Visualizing your document in a clean tree structure, allows you to see the file's objects, components and their relationships.

Integrate into your development environment

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Allows you to work within the trusted environment of your IDE. pdfDebug currently supports Eclipse 3.8 and up.

Leverage your IDE's debug framework

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Use breakpoints and step-by-step execution to pinpoint where there’s room for improvement in your PDF processing.

Show the internal structure of PDF documents

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You can easily browse the PDF object structure and inspect the different objects and streams. Highlights show your progress or unintentional changes.

Integrate seamlessly with iText 7 Core/Community

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Simply enable the debug mode of iText 7.

Happy customers

With iText we have the peace of mind that we are delivering a solid solution to our client.

We chose the iText library because it was the only solution that allowed easy integration into our open standards architecture.

iText is a breeze! Using a proven and tested PDF technology helped us to focus on what we do best — building a high quality mobile app.


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