Using Rich Text Formatting in PDF Generated in JavaScript

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This sample demonstrates how to apply rich text formatting during PDF generation in JavaScript with BytescoutPDF.js (Bytescout PDF Generator for JavaScript).

You can use HTML tags for text formatting.

// function that creates BytescoutPDF instance (defined in BytescoutPDF.js script which have to be included into the same page)
// then calls API methods and properties to create PDF document
// and returns created BytescoutPDF object instance
// this CreatePDF() function is called from Sample.html

function CreatePDF() {

    // create BytescoutPDF object instance
    var pdf = new BytescoutPDF();

    // set document properties: Title, subject, keywords, author name and creator name
    pdf.propertiesSet("Sample document title", "Sample subject", "keyword1, keyword 2, keyword3", "Document Author Name", "Document Creator Name");

    // add new page
    pdf.pageAdd();

    // draw formatted text
    pdf.textAdd(20, 50, 'You can use HTML tags for text formatting: < b > for <b>bold</b> and < i > for <i>italic</i>.');

    // return BytescoutPDF object instance
    return pdf;
}

Generated PDF file with rich formatted text (click to view full size):

Click to view full size

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