PDF Text extraction with PHP
The SetaPDF-Extractor component is written in PHP and allows PHP developers to extract textual content from existing PDF documents.
Beside extracting text it is also possible to extract words, glyphs and their positions and bounding boxes.
A simple text extraction process of a single page will look like:
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More demos are available here.
Examples of Usage
- Create a search index for PDF documents
Extract the plain text from PDF documents to create a search index.
- Extract data from a specific locations on a PDF page
For example an invoice number, sender name, po number,...
- Highlight words in a PDF document
A full indexed search catalog may allow your customers to hightlight the words in the PDF document due a Highlight Annotation.
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