This example VI demonstrates the use of functions in .NET pallete to extract or search for string in any PDF file.
This is a fairly simple example for those who just want to extract and search the text of a PDF. It uses some third party software found at the following link:
Special thanks to Dan Letecky for providing his .NET examples upon which this is based. See the link followed for his article which allowed this to exist:
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Thanks for this. I will be using it to automate some data extraction.
If you receive this error: "An error occurred trying to load the assembly."
An error occurred trying to load the assembly."
Try the following: In Windows 7 or later, you also can right-click the assembly and click Unblock on the General tab to grant an assembly full trust. I found this here.