The code above uses 2 major classes — PdfWriter and PdfReader. As indicated by the name, these classes provide the base for reading and writing a pdf. Document object is basically a Pdf file which is being addressed.
Paragraph is a content type that can be written to the Pdf. All these classes help to create a specific type of content as per the requirement in the pdf.
The only drawback of the iText pdf library is that it is complex to work with it.
The class structure is tough to understand. Hi, I have to read tabular data from pdf in which one column is having tick symbol. Datsabk A technically sound person, oriented towards learning things logically rather than technically.
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