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PDF fill PDF forms in C# using ByteScout Cloud API Server

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using Newtonsoft.Json; using Newtonsoft.Json.Linq; using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Net; using System.Runtime.InteropServices; namespace ByteScoutWebApiExample { // 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. class Program { // The authentication key (API Key). // Get your own by registering at const String API_KEY = "*************************"; // Direct URL of source PDF file. const string SourceFileUrl = ""; // PDF document password. Leave empty for unprotected documents. const string Password = ""; // File name for generated output. Must be a String const string FileName = "f1040-form-filled"; // Destination File Name const string DestinationFile = "./result.pdf"; static void Main(string[] args) { // Create standard .NET web client instance WebClient webClient = new WebClient(); // Set API Key webClient.Headers.Add("x-api-key", API_KEY); // Values to fill out pdf fields with built-in pdf form filler var fields = new List<object> { new { fieldName = "topmostSubform[0].Page1[0].FilingStatus[0].c1_01[1]", pages = "1", text = "True" }, new { fieldName = "topmostSubform[0].Page1[0].f1_02[0]", pages = "1", text = "John A." }, new { fieldName = "topmostSubform[0].Page1[0].f1_03[0]", pages = "1", text = "Doe" }, new { fieldName = "topmostSubform[0].Page1[0].YourSocial_ReadOrderControl[0].f1_04[0]", pages = "1", text = "123456789" }, new { fieldName = "topmostSubform[0].Page1[0].YourSocial_ReadOrderControl[0].f1_05[0]", pages = "1", text = "John B." }, new { fieldName = "topmostSubform[0].Page1[0].YourSocial_ReadOrderControl[0].f1_06[0]", pages = "1", text = "Doe" }, new { fieldName = "topmostSubform[0].Page1[0].YourSocial_ReadOrderControl[0].f1_07[0]", pages = "1", text = "987654321" } }; // If enabled, Runs processing asynchronously. Returns Use JobId that you may use with /job/check to check state of the processing (possible states: working, var async = false; // Prepare requests params as JSON // See documentation: Dictionary<string, object> parameters = new Dictionary<string, object>(); parameters.Add("url", SourceFileUrl); parameters.Add("name", FileName); parameters.Add("password", Password); parameters.Add("async", async); parameters.Add("fields", fields); // Convert dictionary of params to JSON string jsonPayload = JsonConvert.SerializeObject(parameters); try { // URL of "PDF Edit" endpoint string url = "https://localhost/pdf/edit/add"; // Execute POST request with JSON payload string response = webClient.UploadString(url, jsonPayload); // Parse JSON response JObject json = JObject.Parse(response); if (json["error"].ToObject<bool>() == false) { // Get URL of generated PDF file string resultFileUrl = json["url"].ToString(); // Download generated PDF file webClient.DownloadFile(resultFileUrl, DestinationFile); Console.WriteLine("Generated PDF file saved as \"{0}\" file.", DestinationFile); } else { Console.WriteLine(json["message"].ToString()); } } catch (WebException e) { Console.WriteLine(e.ToString()); } finally { webClient.Dispose(); } Console.WriteLine(); Console.WriteLine("Press any key..."); Console.ReadKey(); } } }


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