Absolute positioning of text (iText 5)

In this section, we'll discuss problems that can occur when adding text at absolute positions. Would you like to have these reference answers available to you at any time? Consider downloading the entire book 'The Best iText Questions on StackOverflow' for free!

When I create a text pattern, the text is repeated regularly. I want to add with every printed line of the pattern to add a horizontal offset. Is there a way to increase the xStep parameter of the pattern?
I have a script that creates a PDF file and writes contents to it. After the execution is complete I need to write the status (fail, success) to the PDF, but the status should be on the top of the page. So the solution I came up with is to use absolute positioned text. However, as the PDF creates multiple pages, this text is added to the last page of the PDF. How can I add it to the 1st page?
I have created rectangle using PdfContentByte . Now I want to add text inside this rectangle. How can I do this?
I am getting the following error when I want to print a PDF generated with iTextSharp" "An error exists on this page. Acrobat may not display the page correctly. please contact the person who created the pdf document to correct the problem" The document prints fine, but why do I get this error?
I'm converting a document which is created with a online editor. I need to be able to rotate the text using it's central point and not (0,0).
I have a web site where the users upload photos and create photo books. Also, they can add text at absolute positions, rotations, and alignments. The text can have new lines. How do I rotate such text that consists of multiple lines?
I am writing content to a PdfContentByte object directly using PdfContentByte.showTextAligned(); I'd like to know how I can stop the text overflowing a given region when writing.
I'm trying to add some strings, images and tables into my pdf file (there have to be several pages) but when I try to use ColumnText , I encounter a problem. When the column height is not sufficient to add the content of the strings, the content is incomplete.
I am trying to draw a rectangle around multi-line text in iText.
I need to create an User guide, where I've to put the content in 2 different languages but on the same page. So the first half of the page would be in English while the second part would be in French.