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How to set string scaling in PDF in C# using ByteScout PDF SDK

Tutorial on how to set string scaling in PDF in C#

With this source code sample you may quickly learn how to set string scaling in PDF in C#. ByteScout PDF SDK is the pdf library that can create, update and modify PDF files. Supports text with fonts and style selections, layers, form fields, drawing lines and objects, automatic tables, images. Can be used to create and fill pdf forms and you can use it to set string scaling in PDF with C#.

The SDK samples like this one below explain how to quickly make your application do set string scaling in PDF in C# with the help of ByteScout PDF SDK. In your C# project or application you may simply copy & paste the code and then run your app! Implementing C# application typically includes multiple 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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using System.Diagnostics; using Bytescout.PDF; namespace StringScaling { /// <summary> /// This example demonstrates how to use the font scaling to expand a string. /// </summary> class Program { static void Main() { // Create new document Document pdfDocument = new Document(); pdfDocument.RegistrationName = "demo"; pdfDocument.RegistrationKey = "demo"; // Add page Page page = new Page(PaperFormat.A4); pdfDocument.Pages.Add(page); Font font = new Font("Arial", 16); Brush brush = new SolidBrush(); StringFormat stringFormat = new StringFormat(); stringFormat.Scaling = 100f; page.Canvas.DrawString("Normal string 100.0%", font, brush, 20, 20, stringFormat); stringFormat.Scaling = 50.0f; page.Canvas.DrawString("Squeezed string 50.0%", font, brush, 20, 50, stringFormat); stringFormat.Scaling = 150.0f; page.Canvas.DrawString("Expanded string 150.0%", font, brush, 20, 80, stringFormat); // Save document to file pdfDocument.Save("result.pdf"); // Cleanup pdfDocument.Dispose(); // Open result document in default associated application (for demo purpose) ProcessStartInfo processStartInfo = new ProcessStartInfo("result.pdf"); processStartInfo.UseShellExecute = true; Process.Start(processStartInfo); } } }

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