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How to add text and images to PDF in Python with ByteScout Cloud API Server

Learn to code in Python to add text and images to PDF with this step-by-step tutorial

Sample source code below will display you how to manage a complex task like add text and images to PDF in Python. ByteScout Cloud API Server can add text and images to PDF. It can be applied from Python. ByteScout Cloud API Server is API server that is ready to use and can be installed and deployed in less than 30 minutes on your own Windows server or server in a cloud. It can save data and files on your local server-based file storage or in Amazon AWS S3 storage. Data is processed solely on the API server and is powered by ByteScout engine, no cloud services or Internet connection is required for data processing..

The SDK samples given below describe how to quickly make your application do add text and images to PDF in Python with the help of ByteScout Cloud API Server. Simply copy and paste in your Python project or application you and then run your app! Check Python sample code samples to see if they respond to your needs and requirements for the project.

The trial version of ByteScout Cloud API Server can be downloaded for free from our website. It also includes source code samples for Python and other programming languages.

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AddTextByFindingTargetCoordinates.py
      
import os import requests # pip install requests # Please NOTE: In this sample we're assuming Cloud Api Server is hosted at "https://localhost". # If it's not then please replace this with with your hosting url. # Base URL for PDF.co Web API requests BASE_URL = "https://localhost" # Direct URL of source PDF file. SourceFileUrl = "https://bytescout-com.s3.amazonaws.com/files/demo-files/cloud-api/pdf-edit/sample.pdf" # Search string. SearchString = 'Notes' # Comma-separated list of page indices (or ranges) to process. Leave empty for all pages. Example: '0,2-5,7-'. Pages = "" # PDF document password. Leave empty for unprotected documents. Password = "" # Destination PDF file name DestinationFile = ".//result.pdf" # Text annotation params Type = "annotation" Text = "Some notes will go here... Some notes will go here.... Some notes will go here....." FontName = "Times New Roman" FontSize = 12 Color = "FF0000" def main(args = None): # First of all try to find Text within input PDF file res = findTextWithinPDF(SourceFileUrl, SearchString) if res: addImageToPDF(DestinationFile, res['top'], res['left']) else: print("No result found!") def findTextWithinPDF(sourceFile, searchText): # Prepare URL for PDF text search API call # See documentation: https://app.pdf.co/documentation/api/1.0/pdf/find.html retVal = dict() url = "{}/pdf/find?url={}&searchString={}".format( BASE_URL, sourceFile, searchText ) # Execute request and get response as JSON response = requests.get(url, headers={"content-type": "application/octet-stream"}) if (response.status_code == 200): json = response.json() if json["error"] == False: # print(json) if json["body"]: retVal['top'] = json["body"][0]['top'] retVal['left'] = json["body"][0]['left'] else: # Show service reported error print(json["message"]) else: print(f"Request error: {response.status_code} {response.reason}") return retVal def addImageToPDF(destinationFile, top, left): """Add text using PDF.co Web API""" # Prepare URL for 'PDF Edit' API request url = "{}/pdf/edit/add?name={}&password={}&pages={}&url={}&type={}&x={}&y={}&text={}&fontname={}&size={}&color={}".format( BASE_URL, os.path.basename(destinationFile), Password, Pages, SourceFileUrl, Type, left, top + 25, Text, FontName, FontSize, Color ) # Execute request and get response as JSON response = requests.get(url, headers={ "content-type": "application/octet-stream" }) if (response.status_code == 200): json = response.json() if json["error"] == False: # Get URL of result file resultFileUrl = json["url"] # Download result file r = requests.get(resultFileUrl, stream=True) with open(destinationFile, 'wb') as file: for chunk in r: file.write(chunk) print(f"Result file saved as \"{destinationFile}\" file.") else: # Show service reported error print(json["message"]) else: print(f"Request error: {response.status_code} {response.reason}") if __name__ == '__main__': main()

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