Continued on / from next page

Tags: table headertable footercontinue on next pagetablesiText 7

This example was written in answer to the question How to add "continue on next page" / "continued from next page" 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.kernel.geom.PageSize;
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 SimpleTable5 extends GenericTest {
    public static final String DEST = "./target/test/resources/sandbox/tables/simple_table5.pdf";
 
    public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
        File file = new File(DEST);
        file.getParentFile().mkdirs();
        new SimpleTable5().manipulatePdf(DEST);
    }
 
    @Override
    protected void manipulatePdf(String dest) throws Exception {
        PdfDocument pdfDoc = new PdfDocument(new PdfWriter(dest));
        // Note that it is not necessary to create new PageSize object,
        // but for testing reasons (connected to parallelization) we call constructor here
        Document doc = new Document(pdfDoc, new PageSize(PageSize.A4).rotate());
 
        Table table = new Table(5);
        Cell cell = new Cell(1, 5).add("Table XYZ (Continued)");
        table.addHeaderCell(cell);
        cell = new Cell(1, 5).add("Continue on next page");
        table.addFooterCell(cell);
        table.setSkipFirstHeader(true);
        table.setSkipLastFooter(true);
        for (int i = 0; i < 350; i++) {
            table.addCell(String.valueOf(i+1));
        }
 
        doc.add(table);
 
        doc.close();
    }
}
File nameRaw URLUpdated
SimpleTable5.javaSimpleTable5.java2016-08-12 4:27 pm
Results: 
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cmp_simple_table5.pdfcmp_simple_table5.pdf2016-08-12 4:29 pm