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pdfSweep

Split PDF documents, tables or rows easily with pdfSweep. As easy as splitting a PDF, you can also merge PDF files into a single PDF socument, combine them for presentations, reports, booklets or brochures. Redact PDF documents. If you have to share PDFs with let's say different departments or send them out of house, but they include some confidential, sensitive information which should not be shared, pdfweep is your solution. Redact a PDF containing sensitive, confidential information, such as personal medical information, account numbers, national identification numbers, personal details or social security numbers in a reliable and secure way. Data redaction with pdfSweep removes such data including any underlying information, making it impossible for such information to be recovered. With pdfSweep you can also redact drawings or parts of drawings you do not want your competition to see. PDF Data redaction with pdfSweep gives you the piece of mind that your companies confidential information remains just that, confidential. When using pdfSweep in a closed source, you need to purchase an iText commercial license.

Intro

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pdfSweep is an iText PDF tool which allows you to easily;
split PDF documents - merge PDF documents - redact data from PDF documents.

If your workflow requires recurring PDF data redaction for the same kind of documents like for example forms, reports or invoices, pdfSweep can be programmed to automate the redaction process, eliminating the need of manual document processing and removing the possibillity of accidental data leaks.

Benefits

Why use iText 7 pdfSweep?

pdfSweep, like all iText add-ons is a highly efficient PDF tool Merging PDFs and splitting PDFs & Confidential data redaction

Merge PDFs - Part of companies document workflows often includes combining part of or the complete contents of multiple PDFs into one presentation, brochure or report. pdfSweep is your perfect tool for achieving this with ease. 

Split PDF documents - You may require only part of an existing PDF for your report or business presentation. pdfSweep lets you split PDF documents with ease.

Redact PDFs - Remove content from your digital documents irretrievably instead of just covering it up. Redact text, images, parts of images or drawings for complete confidentiality. iText pdfSweep complies with GDPR for data redaction.

Keep your data secure

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Redact sensitive or private information before disclosing your PDF documents to other departments or outside sources. Use the digital equivalent of “black bar” redaction. pdfSweep not only redacts visible data, but also the underlying code, making data retrieval impossible. This also works for drawings or part of drawings. For example, if you need to send technical drawings to a parts supplier, you can redact any part of the drawings you don't want to become known to the receiver.

Flexible options

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Use recurring data or data fields to automate redaction throughout any volume of documents, with a set of predefined patterns for common data such as social security numbers, account numbers, ID numbers etc... Define custom redaction areas using coordinates to redact any content within.

Key features

Core capabilities of iText 7 pdfSweep redaction tool

100% information security thanks to  irretrievable content redaction pdfSweep intervenes as you edit a PDF document with iText 7's document stamping and watermarking tools. After adding a digital "blackout bar" over the sensitive text, image or part of an image, pdfSweep changes the document's rendering instructions causing the hidden content of your digital document to become impossible to extract. This works for both, text and images, affording you full information security.  Looking at the advantages of pdfSweep and the data security it offers, you may find it surprising, that it only takes five lines of code  to integrate pdfSweep into your document workflow.

Automatic removal of words and phrases

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Split, merge or remove pieces of text from a document, based on patterns like regular expressions.

Customized removal areas

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Offers you the ability to remove content as necessary, just like a digital black bar.

Secure and reliable removal

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On top of the visual appearance that is rendered when viewing or printing the PDF document, pdfSweep also takes care of the underlying rendering instructions and data structures to ensure the removed information is not retrievable.

Partial removal of text and images

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When content is partially covered by a redaction area, it is only partially removed, allowing you to remove selected parts of text and images.

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