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PdfHelp – a free PDF based alternative to JavaHelp

PdfHelp is a free PDF based alternative to JavaHelp for adding searchable application help to your Java programs. When Java first came out, Sun...
Mark Stephens
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Linearized PDF files

Linearized PDF is a special way to organize a PDF file. In general, the PDF is a very elegant and well-designed format. A PDF...
Mark Stephens
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Search in continuous mode and future plans

For some time the Jpedal library has had the ability to search exclusively in single page mode. For our release of Jpedal 4.0 we...
Kieran France
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Java printing of custom Swing Components

If you are implementing printing in Java, there is a really good tutorial showing how to add printing support to any Swing component. Printing...
Mark Stephens
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Java File handling – when is a file actually…

Consider the following code…. File ff=File.createTempFile(“page”,”.bin”, new File(ObjectStore.temp_dir)); BufferedOutputStream to = new BufferedOutputStream(new FileOutputStream(ff)); to.write(currentDisplay.serializeToByteArray(null));          to.flush();            to.close(); pagesOnDisk.put(key,ff.getAbsolutePath()); It stores...
Mark Stephens
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