Adding a background to a table

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/*
 
    This file is part of the iText (R) project.
    Copyright (c) 1998-2016 iText Group NV
 
*/
 
package com.itextpdf.samples.sandbox.tables;
 
import com.itextpdf.io.font.FontConstants;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.color.Color;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.font.PdfFont;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.font.PdfFontFactory;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.PdfDocument;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.PdfWriter;
import com.itextpdf.layout.Document;
import com.itextpdf.layout.border.Border;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Cell;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Paragraph;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Table;
import com.itextpdf.layout.property.TextAlignment;
import com.itextpdf.samples.GenericTest;
import com.itextpdf.test.annotations.type.SampleTest;
import org.junit.experimental.categories.Category;
 
import java.io.File;
 
@Category(SampleTest.class)
public class ColoredBackground extends GenericTest {
    public static final String DEST = "./target/test/resources/sandbox/tables/colored_background.pdf";
 
    public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
        File file = new File(DEST);
        file.getParentFile().mkdirs();
        new ColoredBackground().manipulatePdf(DEST);
    }
 
    @Override
    protected void manipulatePdf(String dest) throws Exception {
        PdfDocument pdfDoc = new PdfDocument(new PdfWriter(dest));
        Document doc = new Document(pdfDoc);
 
        Table table;
        Cell cell;
        PdfFont font = PdfFontFactory.createFont(FontConstants.HELVETICA_BOLD);
        table = new Table(16);
        for (int aw = 0; aw < 16; aw++) {
            cell = new Cell().add(new Paragraph("hi").setFont(font).setFontColor(Color.WHITE));
            cell.setBackgroundColor(Color.BLUE);
            cell.setBorder(Border.NO_BORDER);
            cell.setTextAlignment(TextAlignment.CENTER);
            table.addCell(cell);
        }
        doc.add(table);
 
        doc.close();
    }
}
/*
 
    This file is part of the iText (R) project.
    Copyright (c) 1998-2016 iText Group NV
 
*/
 
package com.itextpdf.samples.sandbox.tables;
 
import com.itextpdf.io.font.FontConstants;
import com.itextpdf.io.image.ImageDataFactory;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.color.DeviceGray;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.font.PdfFont;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.font.PdfFontFactory;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.PdfDocument;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.PdfWriter;
import com.itextpdf.layout.Document;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Cell;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Image;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Paragraph;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Table;
import com.itextpdf.layout.renderer.CellRenderer;
import com.itextpdf.layout.renderer.DrawContext;
import com.itextpdf.samples.GenericTest;
import com.itextpdf.test.annotations.type.SampleTest;
import org.junit.experimental.categories.Category;
 
import java.io.File;
 
@Category(SampleTest.class)
public class ImageBackground extends GenericTest {
    public static final String DEST = "./target/test/resources/sandbox/tables/image_background.pdf";
    public static final String IMG = "./src/test/resources/img/bruno.jpg";
 
    public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
        File file = new File(DEST);
        file.getParentFile().mkdirs();
        new ImageBackground().manipulatePdf(DEST);
    }
 
    @Override
    protected void manipulatePdf(String dest) throws Exception {
        PdfDocument pdfDoc = new PdfDocument(new PdfWriter(dest));
        Document doc = new Document(pdfDoc);
 
        Table table = new Table(1);
        table.setWidth(400);
        Cell cell = new Cell();
        PdfFont font = PdfFontFactory.createFont(FontConstants.HELVETICA);
        Paragraph p = new Paragraph("A cell with an image as background color.")
                .setFont(font)
                .setFontColor(DeviceGray.WHITE);
        cell.add(p);
        Image img = new Image(ImageDataFactory.create(IMG));
        cell.setNextRenderer(new ImageBackgroundCellRenderer(cell, img));
        cell.setHeight(600 * img.getImageHeight() / img.getImageWidth());
        table.addCell(cell);
        doc.add(table);
 
        doc.close();
    }
 
 
    private class ImageBackgroundCellRenderer extends CellRenderer {
        protected Image img;
 
        public ImageBackgroundCellRenderer(Cell modelElement, Image img) {
            super(modelElement);
            this.img = img;
        }
 
        @Override
        public void draw(DrawContext drawContext) {
            img.scaleToFit(getOccupiedAreaBBox().getWidth(), getOccupiedAreaBBox().getHeight());
            drawContext.getCanvas().addXObject(img.getXObject(), getOccupiedAreaBBox());
            super.draw(drawContext);
        }
    }
}
/*
 
    This file is part of the iText (R) project.
    Copyright (c) 1998-2016 iText Group NV
 
*/
 
package com.itextpdf.samples.sandbox.tables;
 
import com.itextpdf.kernel.color.Color;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.PdfDocument;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.PdfWriter;
import com.itextpdf.layout.Document;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Cell;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Table;
import com.itextpdf.samples.GenericTest;
import com.itextpdf.test.annotations.type.SampleTest;
import org.junit.experimental.categories.Category;
 
import java.io.File;
 
@Category(SampleTest.class)
public class SimpleTable10 extends GenericTest {
    public static final String DEST = "./target/test/resources/sandbox/tables/simple_table10.pdf";
 
    public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
        File file = new File(DEST);
        file.getParentFile().mkdirs();
        new SimpleTable10().manipulatePdf(DEST);
    }
 
    @Override
    protected void manipulatePdf(String dest) throws Exception {
        PdfDocument pdfDoc = new PdfDocument(new PdfWriter(dest));
        Document doc = new Document(pdfDoc);
 
        Table table = new Table(5);
        Cell sn = new Cell(2, 1).add("S/N");
        sn.setBackgroundColor(Color.YELLOW);
        table.addCell(sn);
        Cell name = new Cell(1, 3).add("Name");
        name.setBackgroundColor(Color.CYAN);
        table.addCell(name);
        Cell age = new Cell(2, 1).add("Age");
        age.setBackgroundColor(Color.GRAY);
        table.addCell(age);
        Cell surname = new Cell().add("SURNAME");
        surname.setBackgroundColor(Color.BLUE);
        table.addCell(surname);
        Cell firstname = new Cell().add("FIRST NAME");
        firstname.setBackgroundColor(Color.RED);
        table.addCell(firstname);
        Cell middlename = new Cell().add("MIDDLE NAME");
        middlename.setBackgroundColor(Color.GREEN);
        table.addCell(middlename);
        Cell f1 = new Cell().add("1");
        f1.setBackgroundColor(Color.PINK);
        table.addCell(f1);
        Cell f2 = new Cell().add("James");
        f2.setBackgroundColor(Color.MAGENTA);
        table.addCell(f2);
        Cell f3 = new Cell().add("Fish");
        f3.setBackgroundColor(Color.ORANGE);
        table.addCell(f3);
        Cell f4 = new Cell().add("Stone");
        f4.setBackgroundColor(Color.DARK_GRAY);
        table.addCell(f4);
        Cell f5 = new Cell().add("17");
        f5.setBackgroundColor(Color.LIGHT_GRAY);
        table.addCell(f5);
        doc.add(table);
 
        doc.close();
    }
}
/*
 
    This file is part of the iText (R) project.
    Copyright (c) 1998-2016 iText Group NV
 
*/
 
package com.itextpdf.samples.sandbox.tables;
 
import com.itextpdf.io.image.ImageData;
import com.itextpdf.io.image.ImageDataFactory;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.color.Color;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.color.PatternColor;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.PdfDocument;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.PdfWriter;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.canvas.PdfCanvas;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.canvas.PdfPatternCanvas;
import com.itextpdf.kernel.pdf.colorspace.PdfPattern;
import com.itextpdf.layout.Document;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Cell;
import com.itextpdf.layout.element.Table;
import com.itextpdf.layout.renderer.CellRenderer;
import com.itextpdf.layout.renderer.DrawContext;
import com.itextpdf.samples.GenericTest;
import com.itextpdf.test.annotations.type.SampleTest;
import org.junit.experimental.categories.Category;
 
import java.io.File;
 
@Category(SampleTest.class)
public class TiledBackground extends GenericTest {
    public static final String DEST = "./target/test/resources/sandbox/tables/tiled_background.pdf";
    public static final String IMG1 = "./src/test/resources/img/ALxRF.png";
    public static final String IMG2 = "./src/test/resources/img/bulb.gif";
 
    public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
        File file = new File(DEST);
        file.getParentFile().mkdirs();
        new TiledBackground().manipulatePdf(DEST);
    }
 
    @Override
    protected void manipulatePdf(String dest) throws Exception {
        PdfDocument pdfDoc = new PdfDocument(new PdfWriter(dest));
        Document doc = new Document(pdfDoc);
 
        Table table = new Table(2);
        Cell cell = new Cell();
        ImageData image = ImageDataFactory.create(IMG1);
        cell.setNextRenderer(new TiledImageBackgroundCellRenderer(cell, image));
        cell.setHeight(770);
        table.addCell(cell);
        cell = new Cell();
        image = ImageDataFactory.create(IMG2);
        cell.setNextRenderer(new TiledImageBackgroundCellRenderer(cell, image));
        cell.setHeight(770);
        table.addCell(cell);
        doc.add(table);
 
        doc.close();
    }
 
 
    private class TiledImageBackgroundCellRenderer extends CellRenderer {
        protected ImageData img;
 
        public TiledImageBackgroundCellRenderer(Cell modelElement, ImageData img) {
            super(modelElement);
            this.img = img;
        }
 
        public void colorRectangle(PdfCanvas canvas, Color color, float x, float y, float width, float height) {
            canvas.saveState().setFillColor(color).rectangle(x, y, width, height).fillStroke().restoreState();
        }
 
        @Override
        public void draw(DrawContext drawContext) {
            PdfPattern.Tiling img_pattern = new PdfPattern.Tiling(img.getWidth(), img.getHeight(), img.getWidth(),
                    img.getHeight());
            new PdfPatternCanvas(img_pattern, drawContext.getDocument()).addImage(img, 0, 0, false);
            PdfCanvas canvas = drawContext.getCanvas();
            colorRectangle(canvas, new PatternColor(img_pattern), getOccupiedAreaBBox().getX(),
                    getOccupiedAreaBBox().getY(), getOccupiedAreaBBox().getWidth(), getOccupiedAreaBBox().getHeight());
            canvas.setFillColor(new PatternColor(img_pattern));
            canvas.rectangle(getOccupiedAreaBBox());
            canvas.stroke();
        }
    }
}
Resources: 
File nameRaw URLUpdated
ALxRF.pngALxRF.png2016-08-11 4:41 pm
bruno.jpgbruno.jpg2016-08-04 11:43 am
bulb.gifbulb.gif2016-08-11 4:41 pm