iText 7: Building Blocks
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This is the second tutorial in the iText 7 series. In the first tutorial, iText 7: Jump-Start Tutorial (Java/.NET), we discussed a series of examples that explained the core functionality of iText 7. In this book, we'll focus on the high-level building blocks that were introduced in the first chapter of that tutorial: Introducing basic building blocks (Java/.NET). In that chapter, we created PDFs using objects such as
Image (Java/.NET) and
Table (Java/.NET), but we didn't go into detail. This tutorial is the extended version of that chapter. In this tutorial, you'll discover which building blocks are available and how they all relate to each other.
Throughout the book, we'll use the following symbols:
The information sign indicates interesting extra information, for instance about different options for a parameter, different flavors of a method, and so on.