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How to PDF text search API in PowerShell using ByteScout Cloud API Server

If you want to learn more then this tutorial will show how to PDF text search API in PowerShell

The code displayed below will guide you to install an PowerShell app to PDF text search API. Want to PDF text search API in your PowerShell app? ByteScout Cloud API Server is designed for it. ByteScout Cloud API Server is the ready to use Web API Server that can be deployed in less than 30 minutes into your own in-house server or into private cloud server. Can store data on in-house local server based storage or in Amazon AWS S3 bucket. Processing data solely on the server using buil-in ByteScout powered engine, no cloud services are used to process your data!.

The following code snippet for ByteScout Cloud API Server works best when you need to quickly PDF text search API in your PowerShell application. IF you want to implement the functionality, just copy and paste this code for PowerShell below into your code editor with your app, compile and run your application. Applying PowerShell application mostly includes various stages of the software development so even if the functionality works please test it with your data and the production environment.

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PDFTextSearchFromUrlAsynchronously.ps1
      
# 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. # Direct URL of PDF file to get information $SourceFileURL = "https://bytescout-com.s3.amazonaws.com/files/demo-files/cloud-api/pdf-to-text/sample.pdf" # 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 = "" # Search string. $SearchString = '\d{1,}\.\d\d' #Regular expression to find numbers like '100.00' # Enable regular expressions (Regex) $RegexSearch = 'True' # (!) Make asynchronous job $Async = $true # Prepare URL for PDF text search API call. $query = "https://localhost/pdf/find?password=$($Password)&pages=$($Pages)&url=$($SourceFileURL)&searchString=$($SearchString)&regexSearch=$($RegexSearch)&async=$($Async)" $query = [System.Uri]::EscapeUriString($query) try { # Execute request $jsonResponse = Invoke-RestMethod -Method Get -Uri $query if ($jsonResponse.error -eq $false) { # Asynchronous job ID $jobId = $jsonResponse.jobId # URL of generated JSON file with search result that will available after the job completion $resultFileUrl = $jsonResponse.url # Check the job status in a loop. # If you don't want to pause the main thread you can rework the code # to use a separate thread for the status checking and completion. do { $statusCheckUrl = "https://localhost/job/check?jobid=" + $jobId $jsonStatus = Invoke-RestMethod -Method Get -Uri $statusCheckUrl # Display timestamp and status (for demo purposes) Write-Host "$(Get-date): $($jsonStatus.status)" if ($jsonStatus.status -eq "success") { # Get JSON for search result $jsonSearchResult = Invoke-RestMethod -Method Get -Uri $resultFileUrl # Display found result in console foreach ($item in $jsonSearchResult) { Write-Host "Found text $($item.text) at coordinates $($item.left), $($item.top)" } break } elseif ($jsonStatus.status -eq "working") { # Pause for a few seconds Start-Sleep -Seconds 3 } else { Write-Host $jsonStatus.status break } } while ($true) } else { # Display service reported error Write-Host $jsonResponse.message } } catch { # Display request error Write-Host $_.Exception }

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@echo off powershell -NoProfile -ExecutionPolicy Bypass -Command "& .\PDFTextSearchFromUrlAsynchronously.ps1" echo Script finished with errorlevel=%errorlevel% pause

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