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Now splitting, merging and reading PDFs as well as encrypting and decrypting using command prompt is not a big deal. PDFBox is here to offer you the convenience of managing PDF documents using Command Prompt and by using a keyboard. If you need to launch command prompt using java, all you need is to type “Java –jar” command followed by library’s path.


The best thing about PDFBox is you can manage PDF files and make it possible to read the existing files. With this library, you can also alter PDFs colorspace, convert text files and print them.

Furthermore, you can encrypt and decrypt PDFs and can extract text and image files. With this library, you can overlay the contents as it contains packs of debugger at the same time, can have multiple lightweights and accessible image formats.

So, in simple words we can say it is no more challenging to manipulate PDF files, you can quickly build an interface with the help of right commands and get the benefit of its full features.

It is simple to convert PDFs to read, print, emerge, etc. Here are the system requirements:

  • Maven 2
  • Java

So, choose PDFBox to use it as the backbone of your PDF applications!