Reading PDF Form Data in LiveCode?

Mike Kerner MikeKerner at roadrunner.com
Wed Oct 10 17:08:20 CEST 2018


That looks like an interesting list.
We just started on a new app in LC for managing troves of scanned
documents, and one of the tasks we were planning to add was connecting to
an OCR service and a PDF-converter.

On Wed, Oct 10, 2018 at 11:04 AM Stephen Barncard via use-livecode <
use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:

> before wheel invention it might be prudent to see how the existing apps do
> this.
> especially if this is a one shot.
>
> https://pdf.wondershare.com/top-pdf-software/free-pdf-to-csv-converter.html
> --
> Stephen Barncard - Sebastopol Ca. USA -
> mixstream.org
>
>
> On Wed, Oct 10, 2018 at 7:45 AM Peter Reid via use-livecode <
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>
> > Does anyone have any code or suggestions for reading the data from PDF
> > forms? I have several hundred form fields in 5 different design forms in
> > PDF format that I need to extract. The data is mainly text fields but may
> > include a few checkboxes and radio buttons. Any thoughts please?
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > Peter
> > --
> > Peter Reid
> > Loughborough, UK
> >
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