Create New PDF Document | VB.NETByteScout PDF SDK

Create New PDF Document | VB.NET

Program.vb:

VB
Imports Bytescout.PDF

''' <summary>
''' This example demonstrates how to create a document and save it to file.
''' </summary>
Class Program

    Shared Sub Main()

        ' Create new document
        Dim pdfDocument = New Document()
        pdfDocument.RegistrationName = "demo"
        pdfDocument.RegistrationKey = "demo"
        ' Add page
        Dim page = New Page(PaperFormat.A4)
        pdfDocument.Pages.Add(page)

        ' Add sample content
        Dim font = New Font(StandardFonts.Times, 24)
        Dim brush = New SolidBrush()
        page.Canvas.DrawString("Hello world!", font, brush, 20, 20)

        ' Save document to file
        pdfDocument.Save("result.pdf")

        ' Cleanup 
        pdfDocument.Dispose()

        ' Open document in default PDF viewer app
        Process.Start("result.pdf")

    End Sub

End Class