With this source code sample you may quickly learn how to add goto action in PDF in VB.NET. 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. It can add goto action in PDF in VB.NET.
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Imports Bytescout.PDF ''' <summary> ''' This example demonstrates how to create a button with GoTo action. ''' </summary> Class Program Shared Sub Main() ' Create new document Dim pdfDocument = New Document() pdfDocument.RegistrationName = "demo" pdfDocument.RegistrationKey = "demo" ' Add pages Dim page1 = New Page(PaperFormat.A4) pdfDocument.Pages.Add(page1) Dim page2 = New Page(PaperFormat.A4) pdfDocument.Pages.Add(page2) Dim font = New Font(StandardFonts.Times, 18) Dim brush = New SolidBrush() ' Mark action target with text page2.Canvas.DrawString("Action target", font, brush, 20, 200) ' Create button Dim button = New PushButton(20, 20, 100, 25, "button1") button.Caption = "Go To Page 2" ' Create action to go to page 2 at 200 points from the top button.OnActivated = New GoToAction(New Destination(page2, 200)) page1.Annotations.Add(button) ' Save document to file pdfDocument.Save("result.pdf") ' Cleanup pdfDocument.Dispose() ' Open document in default PDF viewer app Process.Start("result.pdf") End Sub End Class