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How to find hyphenated text in PDF in VBScript using ByteScout PDF Extractor SDK

Tutorial on how to find hyphenated text in PDF in VBScript

With this source code sample you may quickly learn how to find hyphenated text in PDF in VBScript. ByteScout PDF Extractor SDK is the SDK is designed to help developers with pdf tables and pdf data extraction from unstructured documents like pdf, tiff, scans, images, scanned and electronic forms. The library is powered by OCR, computer vision and AI to provide unique functionality like table detection, automatic table structure extraction, data restoration, data restructuring and reconstruction. Supports PDF, TIFF, PNG, JPG images as input and can output CSV, XML, JSON formatted data. Includes full set of utilities like pdf splitter, pdf merger, searchable pdf maker and other utilities. It can find hyphenated text in PDF in VBScript.

You will save a lot of time on writing and testing code as you may just take the VBScript code from ByteScout PDF Extractor SDK for find hyphenated text in PDF below and use it in your application. Just copy and paste the code into your VBScript application’s code and follow the instruction. Enjoy writing a code with ready-to-use sample VBScript codes.

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' Create Bytescout.PDFExtractor.TextExtractor object Set extractor = CreateObject("Bytescout.PDFExtractor.TextExtractor") extractor.RegistrationName = "demo" extractor.RegistrationKey = "demo" ' Load sample PDF document extractor.LoadDocumentFromFile("..\..\words-with-hyphens.pdf") ' Set the matching mode: ' 0 = WordMatchingMode.None - treats the search string as substring; ' 1 = WordMatchingMode.SmartMatch - will find the word in various forms (like Adobe Reader); ' 2 = WordMatchingMode.ExactMatch - treats the search string as separate word. extractor.WordMatchingMode = 1 ' Get page count pageCount = extractor.GetPageCount() For i = 0 To PageCount - 1 If extractor.Find(i, "hyphen", false) Then ' parameters are: page index, string to find, case sensitivity. Do foundMessage = "Found substring 'hyphen' on page #" & CStr(i) & " at { " & _ "x = " & CStr(extractor.FoundText.Left) & "; " & _ "y = " & CStr(extractor.FoundText.Top) & "; " & _ "width = " & CStr(extractor.FoundText.Width) & "; " & _ "height = " & CStr(extractor.FoundText.Height) & " }" elementInfo = "" ' Iterate through elements of the found text object For j = 0 to extractor.FoundText.ElementCount - 1 Set element = extractor.FoundText.GetElement(j) elementInfo = elementInfo & "Element #" & CStr(j) & " at { x = " & CStr(element.Left) & "; y = " & CStr(element.Top) & "; width = " & CStr(element.Width) & "; height = " & CStr(element.Height) & vbCRLF elementInfo = elementInfo & "Text: " & CStr(element.Text) & vbCRLF elementInfo = elementInfo & "Font is bold: " & CStr(element.FontIsBold) & vbCRLF elementInfo = elementInfo & "Font is italic: " & CStr(element.FontIsItalic) & vbCRLF elementInfo = elementInfo & "Font name: " & CStr(element.FontName) & vbCRLF elementInfo = elementInfo & "Font size: " & CStr(element.FontSize) & vbCRLF elementInfo = elementInfo & "Font color (as OLE_COLOR): " & CStr(element.FontColorAsOleColor) & vbCRLF & vbCRLF Next WScript.Echo foundMessage & vbCRLF & vbCRLF & elementInfo Loop While extractor.FindNext End If Next WScript.Echo "Done" Set extractor = Nothing

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