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Features

Discover all iText PDF features of iText 5 and 7 and with which add-ons they are compatible.

Overview Feature iText 7 Suite iText 5 (deprecated)
PDF creation and generation Simple (using high-level API) (with iText 7 Core)
Complex (using low-level API) (with iText 7 Core)
PDF 2.0 compliance (with iText 7 Core) ×
HTML to PDF conversion HTML & CSS (with pdfHTML) ×
HTML to PDF/UA (with pdfHTML) ×
Out of box support elements/attribute (with pdfHTML) ×
PDF redaction Removing sensitive data (with pdfSweep)
Regex based redaction (with pdfSweep) ×
Language support Indic languages (with pdfCalligraph) ×
Thai, Khmer (with pdfCalligraph) ×
Arabic, Hebrew (with pdfCalligraph) ×
Chinese, Japanese, Korean (with iText 7 Core)
Cyrillic languages (with iText 7 Core)
PDF Debugging Inspect PDFs to find and fix bugs (with RUPS)
Data Extraction Template based data extraction (with pdf2Data) ×
Extraction of images, tables, text (with pdf2Data) ×
PDF to Image Render PDFs as images (with pdfRender) ×
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PDF manipulating/updating Adding content (with iText 7 Core)
Updating PDF objects [dictionaries etc] (with iText 7 Core)
AcroForm Creation (with iText 7 Core)
Filling (with iText 7 Core)
Flattening (with iText 7 Core)
XFDF support (with iText 7 Core) ×
XFA Flattening (with pdfXFA)
Reading (with iText 7 Core)
Annotations Creation (with iText 7 Core)
Changing (with iText 7 Core)
PDF parsing Text extraction (with iText 7 Core)
Image extraction (with iText 7 Core)
Tagged PDF Creation (with iText 7 Core)
Reading - data extraction (with iText 7 Core)
Manipulating/Updating (with iText 7 Core)
PDF/A PDF/A-1(a,b) (with iText 7 Core)
PDF/A-2(a,b,u) (with iText 7 Core)
PDF/A-3(a,b,u) (with iText 7 Core)
PDF/UA Creation (with iText 7 Core)
Manipulating/Updating (with iText 7 Core)
Encryption Encryption (with iText 7 Core)
Decryption (with iText 7 Core)
Digital signatures Signing (with iText 7 Core)
Validating (with iText 7 Core)
SVG support Transparency (with iText 7 Core) ×
Bézier paths (with iText 7 Core) ×
Markers (with iText 7 Core) ×
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PDF creation and generation: Complex

iText 5
(with iText 7 Core)

PDF creation and generation: Simple

iText 5
(with iText 7 Core)

PDF creation and generation: PDF 2.0 compliance

iText 5
(with iText 7 Core)

HTML to PDF conversion: HTML & CSS

iText 5
(with pdfHTML)

HTML to PDF conversion: Out of box support elements/attribute

iText 5
(with pdfHTML)

HTML to PDF conversion: HTML to PDF/UA

iText 5
(with pdfHTML)

PDF redaction: Regex based redaction

iText 5
(with pdfSweep)

PDF redaction: Removing sensitive data

iText 5
(with pdfSweep)

Language support: Cyrillic languages

iText 5
(with iText 7 Core)

Language support: Chinese, Japanese, Korean

iText 5
(with iText 7 Core)

Language support: Arabic, Hebrew

iText 5

Language support: Thai, Khmer

iText 5

Language support: Indic languages

iText 5
(with iText 7 Core)

PDF Debugging: Inspect PDFs to find and fix bugs

iText 5
(with RUPS)

Data Extraction: Extraction of images, tables, text

iText 5
(with pdf2Data)

Data Extraction: Template based data extraction

iText 5
(with pdf2Data)

PDF to Image: Render PDFs as images

iText 5
(with pdfRender)

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PDF manipulating/updating: Updating PDF objects [dictionaries etc]

iText 5
(with iText 7 Core)

PDF manipulating/updating: Adding content

iText 5
(with iText 7 Core)

AcroForm: Creation

iText 5

AcroForm: Flattening

iText 5

AcroForm: Filling

iText 5

AcroForm: XFDF support

iText 5
(with iText 7 Core)

Annotations: Changing

iText 5

Annotations: Creation

iText 5

XFA: Reading

iText 5

XFA: Flattening

iText 5
(with pdfXFA)

PDF parsing: Image extraction

iText 5

PDF parsing: Text extraction

iText 5

Tagged PDF: Manipulating/Updating

iText 5

Tagged PDF: Reading - data extraction

iText 5

Tagged PDF: Creation

iText 5

Digital signatures: Validating

iText 5

Digital signatures: Signing

iText 5

Encryption: Decryption

iText 5

Encryption: Encryption

iText 5

PDF/UA: Manipulating/Updating

iText 5

PDF/UA: Creation

iText 5

PDF/A: PDF/A-3(a,b,u)

iText 5

PDF/A: PDF/A-2(a,b,u)

iText 5

PDF/A: PDF/A-1(a,b)

iText 5

SVG support: Transparency

iText 5

SVG support: Bézier paths

iText 5

SVG support: Markers

iText 5

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Compatibility Matrix

Use our easy compatibility matrix tool to find more information about the compatibility between your current iText Core/Community version and our add-ons and 3rd-party standalone applications

Add-ons 7.1.11

iText 7 Core

7.1.11

iText 7 Community

7.1.11

pdf2Data

2.1.7

pdfHTML

3.0.0

More add-ons 7.1.11

pdfXFA

2.0.6

pdfCalligraph

2.0.6

pdfSweep

2.0.5

pdfRender

1.0.1

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