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Extract Text By Columns from PDF - VB.NET

PDF Extractor SDK sample in VB.NET demonstrating ‘Extract Text By Columns from PDF’

Imports Bytescout.PDFExtractor

Class Program
	Friend Shared Sub Main(args As String())

		' Create Bytescout.PDFExtractor.TextExtractor instance
		Dim extractor As New TextExtractor()
		extractor.RegistrationName = "demo"
		extractor.RegistrationKey = "demo"

		' Load sample PDF document

		' Extract text by columns (useful if PDF document is designed in column layout like a newspaper)
		extractor.ExtractColumnByColumn = true

		' Save extracted text to file

		' Cleanup

		' Open result file in default associated application (for demo purposes)
	End Sub
End Class

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