pdfSweep

Open source versions
Good news for our community of developers! We've decided to make our iText 7 add-ons pdfHTML , pdfSweep , pdfInvoice and pdfDebug open source under the AGPL license - as was already in place for iText 7 Community . You asked, and we listened. We agree that there is a lot of value in having access to add...

Customizing redaction with pdfSweep

With pdfSweep it is also easy to customize your redaction process. This example shows you how to change the color of the redaction annotation to match the color of the text that was redacted, to provide a more aesthetically pleasing result.

We start by defining a class that extends CharacterRenderInfo, and keeps tracks of the color of each character.

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Is it possible to remove all text occurrences contained in a specified area of ​​a pdf document?
Is there any way to implement PDF redaction using iText? Working with the Acrobat SDK API I found that redactions also just seem to be annotations with the subtype "Redact".
These examples use the pdfSweep add-on and were written in answer to questions such as How to remove text from a PDF?
iText 7 Suite
Leading PDF library company iText Software is proud to announce the official launch of its new flagship product. iText 7 is the successor to the company’s successful iText 5 offering and will come with several add-ons for PDF structure inspection, non-Latin script support and digital invoicing. iText is currently used by over 5.000 companies around the world to embed PDF functionalities into various parts of their workflow. As opposed to off-the-shelf, plug-and-play PDF converters, iText provides APIs for developers to fine-tune the way they want to create or edit PDFs according to different...
Is it possible to remove all text occurrences contained in a specified area of ​​a pdf document?