Getting Started

How do I set the license key?
The PDFreactor license key has to be set in your PDFreactor integration. Just copy the contents of the license key file (“licensekey.txt”) and set it on the...
Thu, 11 Jan, 2018 at 10:11 AM
Is PDFreactor a desktop application for end-users to create PDFs from any kind of documents?
No, PDFreactor is a tool designed for the automatic and high-performant creation of PDF documents on servers.
Thu, 10 Aug, 2017 at 2:32 PM
Is PDFreactor a replacement for Adobe Acrobat or similar desktop software tools?
No, PDFreactor is no replacement for Adobe Acrobat or similar desktop software tools, as PDFreactor requires a host application (e.g. ERP, database, e-Comme...
Thu, 10 Aug, 2017 at 2:36 PM
Into what environments can I integrate PDFreactor?
PDFreactor features APIs in the following languages: Java JavaScript Node.js PHP .NET Python Perl Ruby In addition, the PDFreactor Web S...
Thu, 10 Aug, 2017 at 2:38 PM
What is the typical integration scenario for PDFreactor?
Server-side PDF creation using PDFreactor as part of host applications (e.g. ERP, database, e-Commerce) on a Java web application server in order to print o...
Thu, 10 Aug, 2017 at 2:40 PM
What is the PDFreactor Demo Application for?
The PDFreactor Preview application, which is installed on your machine through the PDFreactor installers, is for testing and demonstration purposes only. It...
Thu, 10 Aug, 2017 at 2:45 PM
How is PDFreactor integrated?
PDFreactor is provided as a single independent Java library with an extensive API. The package also includes a web service which provides a REST API, as wel...
Thu, 10 Aug, 2017 at 2:45 PM
What is the simplest way to integrate PDFreactor using the Java API?
PDFreactor can be integrated with just these few lines of Java code: PDFreactor pdfReactor = new PDFreactor(); Configuration config = new Configuration...
Thu, 10 Aug, 2017 at 2:52 PM
How do I set the license key using Docker?
As a first step, we recommend creating a directory in your host system that will be later be mapped as Docker volume, and placing your licensekey in this di...
Thu, 1 Feb, 2018 at 10:22 AM
How do I configure memory or Java system properties for Docker?
The memory and Java system properties for the PDFreactor Docker container can be specified by passing an environment variable called "JAVA_OPTIONS"...
Mon, 16 Apr, 2018 at 2:58 PM