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Databases are almost everywhere to store and manage the data. It is a common practice of the programmers to retrieve the data from the databases and load it into the applications. When generating PDF files programmatically, one may need to populate the document with the data in database. To accomplish that in .NET applications, this article shows how to add data from database to PDF files in C#.
Tables are used to represent data in the form of rows and columns. It lets the readers go through the data quickly without reading a lot of text. When generating the PDF files programmatically, you may often come across the requirement of creating tables. In accordance with that, this article covers how to create tables in PDF files in C# .NET.
PDF format is widely adopted to automatically generate the documents such as invoices, reports, articles, etc. In certain cases, you have to replace the images in the PDF documents, such as to hide the confidential content. To accomplish that programmatically, this article covers how to replace images in PDF documents in C# .NET.
You may often need to generate thumbnails while embedding the PDF documents into a web application. Also, thumbnails of pages are required when creating a PDF viewer. For such scenarios, this article covers how to generate thumbnails of a PDF file programmatically in C# .NET. We will explicitly cover how to create a thumbnail of a particular page or all the pages in a PDF file.
PDF has become a ruling document format in the digital world. Its cross-platform support has made it a widely adopted format for generating and sharing documents, such as research articles, invoices, etc. While generating a PDF programmatically, you often need to change the position and orientation of the text according to the layout of the document. In this article, we will demonstrate how to rotate text inside PDF documents programmatically in C# .NET.
Post Office Protocol (POP3) is an email protocol that is used to fetch emails from the mailing servers. While implementing email clients and working with POP3 servers, you will first need to establish a connection to access the mailbox. To achieve this, in this article, you will learn how to connect to POP3 servers in Java.
OFT is a template format for the emails used by MS Outlook. In an OFT, you can define the layout of the emails, which can be populated by the content of the messages. This template could be pre-formatted and dynamically used for creating custom messages. In certain cases, you may need to convert the OFT files to HTML format programmatically. To achieve that, this article shows how to convert an OFT file to HTML in C# .NET.
Google Calendar is a scheduling service that lets you create and keep track of the events such as meetings. You can log the events on the calendar and get reminders about the upcoming ones. Google also allows you to use its calendaring service programmatically. Thus, you can manage your events using Google Calendars from within your applications. In this article, you will learn how to create, update, and delete Google Calendar programmatically in Java.
Email distribution lists make it possible to send emails to a group of people without writing individual email addresses. You can create a number of lists based on types of people such as official, social, etc. MS Outlook also allows you to make the distribution lists and often you may need to create such lists programmatically. So let's see how to create and read MS Outlook distribution lists programmatically in Java.