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.


224 Stories by Mark Stephens

How to read PDF files in Java

To read PDF files in Java, you will need a Java PDF Reader to help you. PDF files are not handled natively by Java,...
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How to read a PDF file

To show how to read a PDF file, I have created a step by step guide to reading very ‘simple’ PDF (it just shows...
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Adding a PDF file Debugger to JPedal PDF Viewer

Why is a PDF file debugger useful? PDF files are complex and can go wrong in lots of ways. We have been writing JPedal...
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What new PDF developers need to know

We had a discussion last week about what tips would help new developers get to grips when starting to work with PDF files. Here...
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How to view PDF objects

When you develop software to work with PDF files, you often need to be able to drill down into a file and see the...
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