PdfAcroField ClassTerminal Works - PDF Printing.Net Library
Represents the base class for all interactive field dictionaries.
Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace: PdfEdit.Pdf.AcroForms
Assembly: PdfPrintingNet (in PdfPrintingNet.dll) Version: (

public abstract class PdfAcroField : PdfDictionary

The PdfAcroField type exposes the following members.


Protected methodPdfAcroField
Initializes a new instance of the PdfAcroField class. Used for type transformation.

Public methodClone
Creates a copy of this dictionary. Direct values are deep copied. Indirect references are not modified.
(Inherited from PdfDictionary.)
Protected methodCopy
This function is useful for importing objects from external documents. The returned object is not yet complete. irefs refer to external objects and directed objects are cloned but their document property is null. A cloned dictionary or array needs a 'fix-up' to be a valid object.
(Inherited from PdfDictionary.)
Public methodCreateStream
Creates the stream of this dictionary and initializes it with the specified byte array. The function must not be called if the dictionary already has a stream.
(Inherited from PdfDictionary.)
Protected methodDetermineAppearance
Tries to determine the Appearance of the Field by checking elements of its dictionary
Protected methodEnsureFonts
Copies font-references from the AcroForm the the specified XForm
Public methodEquals
Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object.
(Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalize
Allows an Object to attempt to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before the Object is reclaimed by garbage collection.
(Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetAppearanceNames
Gets the names of all appearance dictionaries of this AcroField.
Public methodGetDescendantNames
Gets the names of all descendants of this field.
Public methodGetEnumerator
Returns an enumerator that iterates through the dictionary elements.
(Inherited from PdfDictionary.)
Public methodGetHashCode
Serves as a hash function for a particular type.
(Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetType
Gets the Type of the current instance.
(Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodGetValue
Gets a child field by name.
Protected methodMemberwiseClone
Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.
(Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodRenderContentStream
Renders the contents of the supplied Stream to the Page at the position specified by the provided Rectangle
Public methodToString
Returns a string with the content of this object in a readable form. Useful for debugging purposes only.
(Inherited from PdfDictionary.)

Public fieldForceFilters
List of filters which will be applied on the PdfDictionary stream.
(Inherited from PdfDictionary.)

Public propertyAlternateName
Gets the alternative Name of the Field (/TU)
Public propertyAnnotations
Gets the annotations-array for this field. The elements of this array are of type PdfWidgetAnnotation.
Public propertyBaseContentFontName
Gets the base font name that was obtained by analyzing the Fields' content-stream.
Public propertyContentFontName
Gets the font name that was obtained by analyzing the Fields' content-stream.
Public propertyDefaultValue
Gets or sets the default value of the field.
Public propertyDescendantNames Obsolete.
Gets the names of all descendants of this field.
Public propertyElements
Gets the dictionary containing the elements of this dictionary.
(Inherited from PdfDictionary.)
Public propertyFields
Gets the collection of fields within this field.
Public propertyFlags
Gets the field flags of this instance.
Public propertyFont
Gets or sets the font used to draw the text of the field.
Public propertyForeColor
Gets or sets the foreground color of the field.
Public propertyFullyQualifiedName
Gets the fully qualified name of this field, that is: "parent-name.field-name"

If the field has no parent, this is equal to Name

Public propertyHasChildFields
Indicates whether the field has child fields.
Public propertyHasKids
Indicates whether the field has child fields and/or annotations.
Public propertyInternals
Gets the PdfInternals object of this document, that grants access to some internal structures which are not part of the public interface of PdfDocument.
(Inherited from PdfObject.)
Public propertyIsIndirect
Indicates whether the object is an indirect object.
(Inherited from PdfObject.)
Public propertyItem
Gets the field with the specified name.
Public propertyMappingName
Gets the mapping Name of the Field (/TM)
Public propertyName
Gets the name of this field.
Public propertyOwner
Gets the PdfDocument this object belongs to.
(Inherited from PdfObject.)
Public propertyParent
Gets the Parent of this field or null, if the field has no parent
Public propertyReadOnly
Gets or sets a value indicating whether the field is read only.
Public propertyReference
Gets the indirect reference of this object. If the value is null, this object is a direct object.
(Inherited from PdfObject.)
Public propertyStream
Gets or sets the PDF stream belonging to this dictionary. Returns null if the dictionary has no stream. To create the stream, call the CreateStream function.
(Inherited from PdfDictionary.)
Public propertyTextAlign
Gets or sets the alignment for the text of this field.
Public propertyValue
Gets or sets the value of the field.
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