Download PDFlib 8

Important note:
PDFlib 8 has reached end of lifetime and is no longer supported. Licenses for PDFlib 8 can no longer be purchased. Customers are advised to switch to the PDFlib 9 family. Nevertheless we offer PDFlib 8 here for customers with an existing PDFlib 8 license who need replacement packages.

 

The PDFlib 8 download packages contain combined binaries for PDFlib, PDFlib+PDI, and PDFlib Personalization Server (PPS). Download the software package by clicking on the appropriate language binding for your platform.

PDFlib, PDFlib+PDI, and PPS can be evaluated without a license, but display a demo stamp across all generated pages unless a valid license key is applied. A license key can be purchased by clicking . According to your purchase, the license key will activate PDFlib, PDFlib+PDI, or PPS, and will turn the software to an unrestricted version for commercial use.

English PDFlib manuals are included in each of the packages. Technical documentation in languages different from English can be found below the download table.

PDFlib / PDFlib+PDI / PDFlib Personalization Server (PPS) 8.0.6 (released 06/2013)

Platform Package for use with Buy
Windows - see system requirements
Windows Server 2003/2003 R2/
2008/2008 R2/2012
and
Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8
on x86

C, C++

Java Perl PHP1 Python Tcl Ruby Buy key
COM, .NET2 Buy license key

Windows Server 2003/
2003 R2/2008/2008 R2/2012 (64-bit) and
Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7/8 (64-bit) on x64

C, C++ Java Perl   Python     Buy license key

COM, .NET2

Buy license key
Mac - see system requirements
Mac OS X 10.5 (Universal) C, C++, Objective C Java Perl PHP1 Python Tcl Ruby Buy license key
Mac OS X 10.6 / 10.7 /10.8 (Universal) C, C++, Objective C
Java Perl PHP1 Python Tcl Ruby Buy license key
Linux/FreeBSD - see system requirements
Linux on IA-32 (for Intel x86)

C, C++

Java Perl PHP1 Python Tcl Ruby Buy license key
Linux on Intel 64

C, C++

Java Perl PHP1 Python Tcl Ruby Buy license key

Linux on IBM zSeries

see below
FreeBSD 7/8 on IA-32 C, C++ Java Perl PHP1 Python Tcl Ruby Buy license key
FreeBSD 7/8 on Intel 64 C, C++ Java Perl PHP1 Python Tcl Ruby Buy license key
Mobile and Embedded Systems - see system requirements
Android Java
iOS Objektive C, C, C++
Embedded Linux (details)4 C, C++
Windows Embedded CE (x86) C, C++
Windows Embedded CE (ARMV4I) C, C++
Sun/IBM/HP - see system requirements
Sun Solaris on sparc

C, C++

Java Perl PHP1 Python Tcl Ruby Buy license key
Sun Solaris on sparc (64-bit) C, C++ Java Perl   Python     Buy license key
Sun Solaris x86

C, C++

Java Perl PHP1 Python Tcl Ruby Buy license key
Sun Solaris (x64) C, C++ Java           Buy license key
IBM AIX 5/6/7 C, C++ Java Perl PHP1

Python

    Buy license key
IBM AIX 5/6/7 (64-bit) C, C++ Java Perl         Buy license key
HP-UX 11 on PA-RISC (ILP32) C, C++ Java Perl PHP1

Python

    Buy license key
HP-UX 11 on PA-RISC 2 (LP64) C, C++ Java           Buy license key
HP-UX 11 on IA-64 (ILP32) C, C++ Java Perl PHP1       Buy license key
HP-UX 11 on IA-64 (LP64) C, C++ Java   PHP1       Buy license key
IBM i5/iSeries and zSeries - see system requirements
i5/iSeries (AS/400)
(OS V5 R3 M0 or above)

C, C++

Java

RPG

PHP3       Buy license key
zSeries (USS)

C, C++

Java

          Buy license key
zSeries (USS, 64-bit)

C, C++

Java

 
zSeries(MVS)

C, Cobol

            Buy license key
Linux-S390 (32-bit)

C, C++

Java

Perl

PHP

Python

    Buy license key
Linux-S390x (64-bit)

C, C++

Java

Perl

PHP

Python

Buy license key

1) Please see PDFlib in PHP HowTo for details.
2) Please see PDFlib in .NET HowTo for details.
3) The AIX binding can be used for PHP on iSeries/i5. Please see here for details.
4) PDFlib Mini Edition; PDFlib+PDI and PPS are available on request.

 

We support PHP 5.2/5.3./5.4. See our PDFlib-in-PHP-HowTo document for more info about PHP and PDFlib.

Tcl 8.2, 8.3, 8.4 and 8.5 are supported

Perl 5.8, 5.10, 5.12, and 5.14 is supported.

Python 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 3.0, 3.1, 3.2 and 3.3 is supported.

Ruby 1.8 and 1.9 is supporte.

If you want to check that your download was free of transmission errors, we provide md5 checksums for all download packages.

See the change log for all changes since version 8.0.0.

Additional Resources

Japanese Resource Kit: Package with Japanese fonts, ICC profiles and documentation

For Chinese, Japanese, or Korean (CJK) text output with PDFlib you will find our predefined CMaps here.

 

PDFlib Manuals

The following PDFlib 8 documentation is available for download.

PDFlib 8

English PDFlib 8 Manuals
PDFlib 8 TutorialThe english editions of the PDFlib 8 Tutorial and the PDFlib 8 Reference are also included in all PDFlib 8 packages
PDFlib 8 API Reference
PDFlib 8 Windows COM/.NET TutorialThe english editions of the PDFlib 8 Tutorial and the PDFlib 8 Reference for Windows COM/.NET are also included in all PDFlib 8 packages for Windows COM/.NET
PDFlib 8 Windows COM/.NET API Reference
pCOS Path Reference for PDFlib 8Path reference for the pCOS interface 5 in PDFlib+PDI 8 and PPS 8
Japanese PDFlib 8 Manuals
PDFlib 8 TutorialJapanese PDFlib 8 Tutorial for PDFlib 8, PDFlib+PDI 8, and PDFlib Personalization Server (PPS) 8
PDFlib 8 Tutorial Edition for COM, .NET, and REALbasic
PDFlib 8 API ReferenceJapanese PDFlib 8 API Reference for PDFlib 8, PDFlib+PDI 8, and PDFlib Personalization Server (PPS) 8
PDFlib 8 API Reference
Edition for COM, .NET, and REALbasic
pCOS Path ReferenceJapanese path reference for the pCOS interface 7