Oct 09, 2015
Aspose.Pdf for Java is a PDF document creation API that enables your Java applications to read, write and manipulate PDF documents without using Adobe Acrobat.
Aspose.Pdf for Java offers an incredible wealth of features, these include: PDF compression options, table creation and manipulation, graph support, image functions, extensive hyperlink functionality, extended security controls and custom font handling.
Aspose.Pdf Maven Project wizard lets you create a Aspose.Pdf Java API maven project by fetching / referencing the latest API mvn artifact from the Aspose Cloud Maven Repository.
Plugin provided wizards also gives you option to download / copy the examples source code for using Aspose.Pdf for Java API.
After the completion of wizard, project will be created and API examples are downloaded. All references and required resources will also be automatically added to the project.
You can then copy / use codes (using option
File-> New-> Aspose.Pdf Example) from those examples for your project needs and enhance them as necessary.
General usage instructions
The plugins is for those who want to utilize / use Aspose.Pdf for Java API in their Projects. The plugin contains two wizards:
To get further info about Aspose.Pdf for Java API, please check the following URLs:
- Aspose.Pdf Maven Project Wizard - To create Aspose.Pdf for Java API Maven project
- Aspose.Pdf Examples - To create Aspose.Pdf for Java API Examples Source Codes (Which is meant to demonstrate the different usages of the API)
- Aspose.Pdf for Java API Maven project wizard, after installing the plugin, can be run from File->New Project->Aspose.Pdf Maven Project option. You will have to follow the wizard steps asking for the project information i.e Project Name, Artifact ID for your maven project or whether you want to download the Examples source codes (for later addition into the project).
- Aspose.Pdf Examples Wizard lets you create /copy downloaded Source Code Examples into your project. All the examples withn the selected category will be copied/ created inside "com.aspose.pdf.examples" package and also the corresponding directory structure for the package will also be created within "src/main/resources" folder which examples needs to be run.
Please check the video to see Aspose.Pdf Maven Project Wizard and Aspose.Pdf Example Wizard in action.