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PDF to image quality

The PDF file format was designed as much as possible to be Vector graphics. The problem with bitmaps and pixels is that pixels can...
Mark Stephens
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PDF text co-ordinates

There are several ways to define PDF text co-ordinates with PDF. When you see the text onscreen, you can see the actual character. The...
Mark Stephens
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What is PDF pagesize?

Page size can cause some confusion with PDFs because there are several possible values. All PDF files have a MediaBox which defines the size...
Mark Stephens
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JButton backgrounds

We use a lot of JButtons in our Java PDF viewer and thought that the following observations might be of help to other Java...
Mark Stephens
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Java Printing page size problem

Java has a very flexible printing system called JPS which makes printing very easy. Any JComponent can be made to print its contents by...
Mark Stephens
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