Download PDFlib 9

The PDFlib 9 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.

Availability of Maintenance Updates

The latest PDFlib 9 maintenance release is available to customers who purchase a new license and to customers with an active support agreement. This differs from earlier versions where we offered maintenance updates on a voluntary basis even for customers without active support.

PDFlib / PDFlib+PDI / PDFlib Personalization Server (PPS) 9.0.0 (released 03/2013)

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

C, C++

Java Perl PHP1 Python Buy key
COM .NET2 Buy license key

Windows Server (64-bit) and
Windows XP/Vista/7/8 (64-bit) on x64

C, C++ Java Perl   Python   Buy license key
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OS X- see system requirements
OS X 10.6 / 10.7 /10.8 (x86/x64) C, C++,
Objective C
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Linux/FreeBSD - see system requirements
Linux on IA-32 (for Intel x86)

C, C++

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

C, C++

Java Perl PHP1 Python Ruby Buy license key

Linux on IBM zSeries

see below
FreeBSD 7/8/9 on IA-32 C, C++ Java Perl PHP1 Python Ruby Buy license key
FreeBSD 7/8/9 on Intel 64 C, C++ Java Perl PHP1 Python Ruby Buy license key
Oracle/IBM/HP - see system requirements
Oracle Solaris on sparc

C, C++

Java Perl PHP1 Python Ruby Buy license key
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Oracle Solaris x86

C, C++

Java Perl PHP1 Python Ruby Buy license key
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IBM AIX 5/6/7 C, C++ Java Perl PHP1

Python

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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  

Python

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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 PHP     Buy license key
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IBM i5/iSeries and zSeries - see system requirements
i5/iSeries (AS/400)
(OS V5 R4 M0 or above)

C, C++

Java

RPG

PHP3     Buy license key
zSeries (USS)

C, C++

Java

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zSeries (USS, 64-bit)

C, C++

Java

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zSeries(MVS)

C, Cobol

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Linux-S390 (32-bit)

C, C++

Java

Perl

PHP

Python

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Linux-S390x (64-bit)

C, C++

Java

Perl

PHP

Python

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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.

 

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

Perl 5.10, 5.12, 5.14 and 5.16 are supported.

Python 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 3.2 and 3.3 are supported.

Ruby 1.8, 1.9 and 2.0 are supported.

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

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 9 documentation is available for download.

PDFlib 9

The PDFlib 9 Tutorial provides a thorough introduction to PDFlib programming. The PDFlib 9 Reference contains a complete description of the PDFlib API functions. It is a must-read for all PDFlib developers.
English PDFlib 9 Manuals
PDFlib 9 TutorialThe english editions of the PDFlib 9 Tutorial and the PDFlib 9 Reference are also included in all PDFlib 9 packages
PDFlib 9 Reference
pCOS Path Reference for PDFlib 9Path reference for the pCOS interface 8 in PDFlib+PDI 9 and PPS 9
German PDFlib 9 Manuals
PDFlib 9 Tutorial PDFlib 9 Tutorial für PDFlib 9, PDFlib+PDI 9 und PPS 9
Japanese PDFlib 9 Manuals
PDFlib 9 TutorialJapanese PDFlib 9 Tutorial
pCOS Path ReferenceJapanese pCOS Path Reference pCOS interface 8