Mark Stephens Mark has been working with Java and PDF since 1999 and is a big NetBeans fan. He enjoys speaking at conferences. He has an MA in Medieval History and a passion for reading.


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What is tagged PDF?

What is tagged PDF? A tagged PDF is a PDF file which contains additional information to define its structure (wordflow, headers, tables, paragraphs, etc)....
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What is the future of PDF forms?

History of Forms support The PDF file format has been around for 30 years now and it has continued to evolve to meet the...
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My 7 Key takeaways from PDF Paris Conference 2023

Last week I was in Paris for the PDF Days conference to talk about PDF files… The PDF file format is an open (and...
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How to crop an image in Java

In this article, I will show you how to crop an image in Java using just ImageIO or JDeli. Crop an image in Java...
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What is a PDF renderer?

A PDF Renderer is a piece of software which can take a PDF file and create an image version of what it would look...
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