|MIME type: application/pdf|
Adobe Acrobat format.
Standard format for exchanging and archiving multi-page documents.
PDF is an acronym for Portable Document Format.
Binary file format.
Stores text, fonts, images, and 2D vector graphics in a device- and resolution-independent way.
Can also store embedded raster images.
Supports multiple lossy and lossless compression methods.
|"Elements"||list of elements and options available in this file|
|"Rules"||full list of rules for each element and option|
|"Options"||list of rules for options, properties, and settings|
|"Pages"||list of vector graphics, each representing a page of the PDF file|
|"Plaintext"||textual content of the document, given as a string|
|"Author"||name of person who created this document|
|"CreationDate"||creation date of the document, given as a DateList specification|
|"Creator"||program that created this file|
|"PageCount"||number of pages|
This imports a simple PDF example file as graphics:
Show the Import elements available in this file:
Extract raw text from a PDF file:
Import three meta-information elements:
Generate a 2D graphic and export it to PDF:
Export a typeset mathematical formula to a resolution-independent PDF:
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