Installing iText 7 pdfHTML for Java developers

How to install pdfHTML Java version

Thank you for your interest in our HTML and CSS to PDF converter add-on pdfHTML, we hope you will enjoy using our product and share your experiences with us and the iText community. We will walk you through the installation process, from downloading iText 7 pdfHTML to adding the dependency to your Java building tool.

Finally, if you would require extra help please have a look at our FAQs or the community discussion at StackOverflow. If you are interested in getting support of our in-house developers and/or a license key for commercial iText products, you will need to acquire a commercial license.

Before you install

  • If you want to use pdfHTML for non-commercial purposes, make sure you have read and agreed upon the AGPL license. All downloads we offer open-sourcce come with the AGPL license model.
  • Make sure you have purchased a commercial license of iText 7 Core and pdfHTML - if for commercial purposes. All downloads we offer closed-source come with our commercial license model.
  • For closed-source pdfHTML installation , download and install the proper license key library, you can find the installation guide here.
  • Download the modules (.jar) of iText 7 Core/Community and pdfHTML (ZIP files) from Maven Central or the iText Artifactory Server.
  • Install iText 7 Core or Community, you can find the installation guide here.
  • Important remark: in the installation guide we use Maven as building tool for Java.

Installation

Using the Central Repository

iText 7 pdfHTML is available via Maven on The Central repository. Simply add iText 7 pdfHTML as a dependency to your pom.xml:

Using the iText Artifactory Server

iText 7 pdfHTML is also available on the iText Artifactory server. Here you can also find the license key library, and pdfHTML add-on - you require an additional license key if you want to use pdfHTML closed-source (commercial purposes).

You can add this server as an additional Maven repository in the repositories section of your pom.xml or settings.xml, as described in the Maven documentation. Maven will then automatically query this repository for the add-on .jar files.

You can also browse the iText Artifactory server and download jars manually.

1. Add repository to .pom project file

<!-- All add-ons and iText 7 core-->
<repositories>
  <repository>
    <id>itext</id>
    <name>iText Repository - releases</name>
    <url>https://repo.itextsupport.com/releases</url>
  </repository>
</repositories>

2. Add the pdfHTML dependencies to .pom project file

<properties>
       <itext.version>RELEASE</itext.version>
</properties>
<dependencies>
<!-- pdfHTML -->
  <dependency>
    <groupId>com.itextpdf</groupId>
    <artifactId>html2pdf</artifactId>
    <version>${itext.pdfhtml.version}</version>
  </dependency>
</dependencies>

iText 7 pdfHTML Java on GitHub

The source code is available on GitHub.

You can download the modules (.jar) of iText 7pdfHTML in ZIP files from Maven Central: pdfHTML.

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 7.1.5

iText 7 Core

7.1.5

iText 7 Community

7.1.5

pdf2Data

2.0.0 - 2.1.2

pdfHTML

2.1.2

More add-ons 7.1.5

pdfDebug

2.0.1

pdfSweep

2.0.3

pdfXFA

2.0.1

pdfCalligraph

2.0.3

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