Chris developed much of the Forms handling code and also the hooks for the XFA.

Author Archives: Chris Wade

Understanding PDF forms – FDF structure

This is the fourth part of the Understanding the PDF forms series, and in this article we start to explore the FDF Forms Data Format. If you missed the first in the series please read it here http://blog.idrsolutions.com/2011/05/understanding-pdf-forms-introduction-to-fdf-forms/ Before we get into the nitty gritty, I thought I would go over the structure of the…

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Writing cleaner Java code with eclipse

It is always helpful when a tool encourages you to write ‘good code’. Eclipse has some excellent plugins like PMD and FindBugs for analysing and improving your code. But did you know that Eclipse actually has some useful built-in tools to help you? I found a useful feature of eclipse, to help me clean up…

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