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Read Form Values from W-9 form - VB.NET

PDF SDK sample in VB.NET demonstrating ‘Read Form Values from W-9 form’

Imports Bytescout.PDF

''' <summary>
''' This example demonstrates how to get PDF form values programmatically.
''' </summary>
Class Program

    Shared Sub Main()

        ' Load PDF form
        Dim pdfDocument = New Document("W-9_Filled.pdf")
        pdfDocument.RegistrationName = "demo"
        pdfDocument.RegistrationKey = "demo"

        ' Read from first page
        Dim page = pdfDocument.Pages(0)

        Console.WriteLine("W-9 Form values are as follows")

        ' Name
        Dim cName = DirectCast(page.Annotations("f1_1[0]"), EditBox).Text
        Console.WriteLine($"Name: {cName}")

        ' Business Address
        Dim cAddress = DirectCast(page.Annotations("f1_2[0]"), EditBox).Text
        Console.WriteLine($"Address: {cAddress}")

        ' Cleanup 

        Console.WriteLine("Press any key to exit....")

    End Sub

End Class

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