The world's preferred PDF engine

iText Software has developed one of the world's most widely used PDF engine. iText 7, its latest offering, can optimize invoicing, ensure long-term archiving reliability and take care of compliance issues. In addition, iText 7 comes with professional support and nurtures a strong and lively online community. Find out more about iText 7's versions and add-ons below.

iText 7 Core

iText 7 Core is the bedrock of iText 7. It lets you assemble, expand, extract, split and interact with any PDF file. It is compliant with most ISO PDF standards as well as standards for digital signatures (PAdES) It allows you to spend your time more productively by automating routine documentation and archiving tasks. Your documents can be read by any machine, at any time, no matter the original input formats, and will stay legible for a very long time. iText 7 Core further serves as the platform that can be expanded with add-ons for specific value-added PDF tasks. Look below for the add-ons that are available - more will be added as iText 7 continues to grow and evolve.

iText 7 Community

iText 7 Community is the same as iText 7 Core in terms of functionalities, but can be used only with the AGPL license, meaning users must disclose their own source code in iText projects and must disclose any modifications they make. In addition, the iText 7 add-ons are not available for the Community version, and the AGPL license does not come with support from our development teams.

Key features at a glance

Superior PDF creation and conversion

Create and convert documents from XML, HTML, web forms, CSS or databases to PDF and make them compliant with worldwide standards.

Digital forms and signatures

Fill out and flatten interactive forms (AcroForm and XFA), add interactivity and allow digital signatures and invoices to optimize your workflow and reduce your paper stack.

Rich PDF interactivity

Split or merge documents, copy, import or tile pages or enrich structure and redact content such as barcodes, watermarks and stamps.

Future-proof archiving and accessibility

Turn your archives into neatly organized and compliant data that can even be read by users with visual impairments.

iText 7 add-ons

Remove content from your PDF files quickly and efficiently.
Automate your invoices with PDF technology that's compliant with the ZUGFeRD standard.
Access the world's only tool for debugging PDF syntax in real-time, integrated within your developer environment!
Achieve the right ligatures, calligraphy and type-setting for special and non-Latin script types (e.g. Arabic and Devanagari).

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