Popular recipes tagged "pymupdf"http://code.activestate.com/recipes/tags/pymupdf/2017-07-11T18:57:54-07:00ActiveState Code RecipesInserting Images on PDF Pages (Python) 2017-05-17T21:10:26-07:00Jorj X. McKiehttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4193772/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580803-inserting-images-on-pdf-pages/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580803 by <a href="/recipes/users/4193772/">Jorj X. McKie</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/fitz/">fitz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>). </p> <p>Version 1.11.0 of PyMuPDF allows putting an image on an existing PDF page. The following example puts the same image on every page of a given PDF - like a thumbnail.</p> Create Calendars on PDF with a few lines (Python) 2017-06-13T10:57:34-07:00Jorj X. McKiehttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4193772/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580805-create-calendars-on-pdf-with-a-few-lines/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580805 by <a href="/recipes/users/4193772/">Jorj X. McKie</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/calendar/">calendar</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/fitz/">fitz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>). Revision 2. </p> <p>PyMuPDF (fitz) provides easy to use ways to create PDF documents out of simple texts.</p> <p>An example is the text output of Python's calendar module. Here we take a starting year as script parameter and output a 3-page (A4 landscape) document with calendars for this and the following two years - in less than 20 lines of code.</p> How to handle PDF embedded files with PyMuPDF (Python) 2017-07-11T18:57:54-07:00Jorj X. McKiehttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4193772/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580796-how-to-handle-pdf-embedded-files-with-pymupdf/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580796 by <a href="/recipes/users/4193772/">Jorj X. McKie</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/embedded_files/">embedded_files</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/fitz/">fitz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>). Revision 3. </p> <p>Version 1.11.0 (based on MuPDF v1.11) allows exporting, importing and interrogating files embedded in a PDF.</p> <p>PDF "/EmbeddedFiles" are similar to ZIP archives (or the Microsoft OLE technique), allowing arbitrary data to be incorporated in a PDF and benefit from its unique features.</p> PDF Text Extraction using fitz / MuPDF (PyMuPDF) (Python) 2016-03-17T12:00:06-07:00Jorj X. McKiehttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4193772/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580626-pdf-text-extraction-using-fitz-mupdf-pymupdf/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580626 by <a href="/recipes/users/4193772/">Jorj X. McKie</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/cbz/">cbz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/epub/">epub</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/openxps/">openxps</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/text_extraction/">text_extraction</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/xps/">xps</a>). </p> <p>Extract all the text of a PDF (or other supported container types) at very high speed. In general, text pieces of a PDF page are not arranged in natural reading order, but in the order they were entered during PDF creation. This script re-arranges text blocks according to their pixel coordinates to achieve a more readable output, i.e. top-down, left-right.</p> How to Create a PDF with a Caustic Drawing (Python) 2017-06-18T17:43:47-07:00Jorj X. McKiehttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4193772/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580806-how-to-create-a-pdf-with-a-caustic-drawing/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580806 by <a href="/recipes/users/4193772/">Jorj X. McKie</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/fitz/">fitz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>). </p> <p>Just a little demo on how to create simple drawings with PyMuPDF.</p> <p>This script simulates what you see looking into your coffee mug, early in the morning after a long night of programming ...</p> Rotate a PDF page in 3 lines (Python) 2016-11-06T11:33:59-08:00Jorj X. McKiehttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4193772/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580713-rotate-a-pdf-page-in-3-lines/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580713 by <a href="/recipes/users/4193772/">Jorj X. McKie</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/fitz/">fitz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>). Revision 2. </p> <p>PyMuPDF v1.9.3 now supports several new features for manipulating PDFs.</p> <p>Here is an example to rotate a page with just a few lines of Python code.</p> How to parse a table in a PDF document (Python) 2016-04-10T22:43:57-07:00Jorj X. McKiehttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4193772/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580635-how-to-parse-a-table-in-a-pdf-document/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580635 by <a href="/recipes/users/4193772/">Jorj X. McKie</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/cbz/">cbz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/epub/">epub</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/fitz/">fitz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/openxps/">openxps</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/parsing/">parsing</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/table/">table</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/xps/">xps</a>). Revision 4. </p> <p>A Python function that converts a table contained in a page of a PDF (or OpenXPS, EPUB, CBZ, XPS) document to a matrix-like Python object (list of lists of strings).</p> PDF wrapper for FileOptimizer (Python) 2016-10-29T20:22:27-07:00Harald Liederhttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4191581/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580711-pdf-wrapper-for-fileoptimizer/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580711 by <a href="/recipes/users/4191581/">Harald Lieder</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/fileoptimizer/">fileoptimizer</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/fitz/">fitz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/optimization/">optimization</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>). </p> <p>Among dozens of other filetypes, FileOptimizer also compresses PDFs - often significantly. The issue is that the used plugin <em>smpdf</em> is free for non-commercial use only and it annoyingly <strong>also overwrites metadata</strong> information to state this.</p> <p>The following tool remedies these metadata changes (but not the license situation!).</p> Simple PDF Bookmark / Table of Contents Maintenance (Python) 2016-06-20T18:14:38-07:00Jorj X. McKiehttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4193772/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580684-simple-pdf-bookmark-table-of-contents-maintenance/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580684 by <a href="/recipes/users/4193772/">Jorj X. McKie</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/bookmarks/">bookmarks</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/fitz/">fitz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/incremental/">incremental</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/metadata/">metadata</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>). </p> <p>PyMuPDF now supports a simple interface for maintaining table of contents / bookmarks and metadata for PDF documents. By manipulating ordinary, elementary lists and dictionaries you can add, delete, modify a PDF's metadata and table of contents.</p> wxPython PDF / XPS Viewer using PyMuPDF (binding for fitz / MuPDF) (Python) 2016-09-28T12:21:03-07:00Jorj X. McKiehttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4193772/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580621-wxpython-pdf-xps-viewer-using-pymupdf-binding-for-/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580621 by <a href="/recipes/users/4193772/">Jorj X. McKie</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/cbz/">cbz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/epub/">epub</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/wxpython/">wxpython</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/xps/">xps</a>). Revision 2. </p> <p>A simple program to display a PDF (or XPS, EPUB, CBZ) document with forward / backward buttons and a field for directly jumping to a specific page. It uses the Python binding PyMuPDF for fitz, the high-performance / high-quality graphics library of MuPDF. It obviously can also be used to display XPS documents on non-Windows platforms.</p> <p>This new version also supports any links contained in a page.</p> Create Tiles of Images with fitz / MuPDF (PyMuPDF) (Python) 2016-04-26T19:54:31-07:00Jorj X. McKiehttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4193772/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580629-create-tiles-of-images-with-fitz-mupdf-pymupdf/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580629 by <a href="/recipes/users/4193772/">Jorj X. McKie</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/png/">png</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/tiles/">tiles</a>). Revision 4. </p> <p>Take an image file (like PNG) and create a new one consisting of arbitrary tiles of the original (or overlay an existing image with selective tiles of another).</p> Saving a numpy array to png image using fitz / MuPDF (PyMuPDF) (Python) 2016-03-19T12:57:38-07:00Harald Liederhttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4191581/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580630-saving-a-numpy-array-to-png-image-using-fitz-mupdf/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580630 by <a href="/recipes/users/4191581/">Harald Lieder</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/fitz/">fitz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/image/">image</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/numpy/">numpy</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/png/">png</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>). Revision 2. </p> <p>If a pixel array is defined in numpy, it can be saved as a PNG image VERY fast if you use PyMuPDF.</p> New Version: GUI PDF Table of Contents Editor using fitz / MuPDF, wxPython (Python) 2016-06-22T11:34:20-07:00Harald Liederhttp://code.activestate.com/recipes/users/4191581/http://code.activestate.com/recipes/580623-new-version-gui-pdf-table-of-contents-editor-using/ <p style="color: grey"> Python recipe 580623 by <a href="/recipes/users/4191581/">Harald Lieder</a> (<a href="/recipes/tags/fitz/">fitz</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/mupdf/">mupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pdf/">pdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/pymupdf/">pymupdf</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/python/">python</a>, <a href="/recipes/tags/toc/">toc</a>). Revision 2. </p> <p>Create or modify the bookmarks list of a PDF (ToC - table of contents). Supports arbitrary hierarchy levels. Display PDF while editing to control bookmark targets. PDF meta data are maintainable. Save PDF under the same or a different name.</p>