Class: DocumentViewer

Core. DocumentViewer

Represents a full-featured control used for displaying a Document. The viewer supports text selection and text search, and several page view modes.

new DocumentViewer()

Creates a new empty DocumentViewer.
Properties:
Name Type Description
defaults object Default values for document viewer. Set FitMode, DisplayMode or Zoom.

Extends

Members


<static> Events

Properties:
Name Type Description
ACTIVE_SEARCH_RESULT_CHANGED string Core.DocumentViewer.activeSearchResultChanged
MOUSE_LEFT_UP string Core.DocumentViewer.mouseLeftUp
MOUSE_LEFT_DOWN string Core.DocumentViewer.mouseLeftDown
CLICK string Core.DocumentViewer.click
TAP string Core.DocumentViewer.tap
DBL_CLICK string Core.DocumentViewer.dblClick
KEY_DOWN string Core.DocumentViewer.keyDown
KEY_UP string Core.DocumentViewer.keyUp
MOUSE_ENTER string Core.DocumentViewer.mouseEnter
MOUSE_MOVE string Core.DocumentViewer.mouseMove
MOUSE_LEAVE string Core.DocumentViewer.mouseLeave
MOUSE_RIGHT_DOWN string Core.DocumentViewer.mouseRightDown
MOUSE_RIGHT_UP string Core.DocumentViewer.mouseRightUp
DOCUMENT_UNLOADED string Core.DocumentViewer.documentUnloaded
ANNOTATIONS_LOADED string Core.DocumentViewer.annotationsLoaded
BEFORE_DOCUMENT_LOADED string Core.DocumentViewer.beforeDocumentLoaded
DOCUMENT_LOADED string Core.DocumentViewer.documentLoaded
DISPLAY_PAGE_LOCATION string Core.DocumentViewer.displayPageLocation
NOTIFY string Core.DocumentViewer#event:notify
SEARCH_IN_PROGRESS string Core.DocumentViewer.searchInProgress
TEXT_SELECTED string Core.DocumentViewer.textSelected
TOOL_MODE_UPDATED string Core.DocumentViewer.toolModeUpdated
FIT_MODE_UPDATED string Core.DocumentViewer.fitModeUpdated
ROTATION_UPDATED string Core.DocumentViewer.rotationUpdated
ZOOM_UPDATED string Core.DocumentViewer.zoomUpdated
PAGE_NUMBER_UPDATED string Core.DocumentViewer.pageNumberUpdated
PAGES_UPDATED string Core.DocumentViewer.pagesUpdated
PAGE_COMPLETE string Core.DocumentViewer.pageComplete
DISPLAY_MODE_UPDATED string Core.DocumentViewer.displayModeUpdated
BEGIN_RENDERING string Core.DocumentViewer.beginRendering
FINISHED_RENDERING string Core.DocumentViewer.finishedRendering
TOOL_UPDATED string Core.DocumentViewer.toolUpdated

<static> FitMode

Contains a list of available fit modes for the DocumentViewer.
Properties:
Name Type Description
FitWidth function Zoom level is constrained such that the current page's width will exactly fill the available space.
FitPage function Zoom level is constrained such that the current page's width or height will exactly fill the available space.
Zoom function Zoom level is not constrained.

<static> SearchResults

The code indicating the reason that the search process concluded.
Properties:
Name Type Description
ambientStr string The text surrounding the result string.
resultStr string The found text.
resultStrStart number The index in ambient string where the result string starts.
resultStrEnd number The index in ambient string where the result string end.
pageNum number The page number which the search was conducted on.
resultCode number The reason the search completed.
quads object A list of Quads, representing the bounding box(es) of the found text. Useful for highlighting the text.

Methods


addEventListener(type, fn [, options])

Add a handler to the given event name
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
type string | number The name of the event to listen to
fn function The handler to be called when the event is triggered
options object <optional>
Optional options object for addEventListener
Properties
Name Type Description
once boolean If true then the handler will be called only once
Inherited From:
Returns:
Returns the object that 'addEventListener' is being called on
Type
object
Example
myObject.addEventListener('eventName', (eventParameter1, eventParameter2) => {
  ...
});

clearSearchResults()

Clears all search results from the viewer

clearSelection()

Clears any selected text on the all pages.

closeDocument()

Reinitializes data and clears the viewer area content.

disableAnnotations()

Disable annotations. Annotations in the document will not be visible.

disableArrowKeyNavigation()

Disable using the left/right arrow keys to switch pages.

disableAutomaticLinking()

Disable automatic linking. If disabled then any URLs detected in the document text will not automatically be linked.

disableGrayscaleAnnotations()

Disable viewing annotations in grayscale
Deprecated:
  • Yes

disableGrayscaleAnnotationsMode()

Disable viewing annotations in grayscale

disableGrayscaleMode()

Disable viewing document in Grayscale

disableLoadingAnnotationsFromVisiblePages()

If loading annotations from visible pages was previously enabled then calling this function will switch back to the default behavior.

disableReadOnlyMode()

Disables read-only mode in the viewer.

disableRightToLeftPageRendering()

Disable right to left page rendering order.

disableStylusMode()

Disables the stylus annotating mode for all annotation tools.

disableViewportRenderMode()

Disables viewport rendering mode

displayAdditionalSearchResult(result)

Displays the new search result without clearing previous results
Parameters:
Name Type Description
result object The result of a search, Core.DocumentViewer.SearchResult Returned by onResult in Core.DocumentViewer#textSearchInit.

displayAdditionalSearchResults(results)

Displays the new search results without clearing previous results If you need to display many results at the same time this can be much more efficient than calling displayAdditionalSearchResult for each result
Parameters:
Name Type Description
results Array.<object> An array of search results Core.DocumentViewer.SearchResult. Returned by onResult in Core.DocumentViewer#textSearchInit.

displayBookmark(bookmark)

If the boomark is an internal link then it scrolls the viewer so that the position of the bookmark is in the upper-left corner of the viewer. If it's an external URL then it opens the URL.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
bookmark Bookmark A bookmark that specifies the location to go to. Returned by Core.Document#getBookmarks.

displayFirstPage()

Scrolls the viewer so that the upper-left corner of the Document's first page is in the upper-left corner of the viewer.

displayLastPage()

Scrolls the viewer so that the upper-left corner of the Document's last page is in the upper-left corner of the viewer.

displayPageLocation(pageNumber, horizontalPosition, verticalPostion [, doNotJumpIfInView])

Shifts the current viewport of the viewer such that it can display the specified viewer coordinate position Please refer to https://www.pdftron.com/documentation/web/guides/coordinates/#viewer-page-coordinates for more details
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
pageNumber number The page number the location is on
horizontalPosition number The horizontal position from the x-axis origin of the page (in viewer page coordinates)
verticalPostion number The vertical position from the y-axis of the page (in viewer page coordinates)
doNotJumpIfInView boolean <optional>
If true then if the page location is currently in view don't cause the viewer to shift

displaySearchResult(result [, jump])

Scrolls the viewer so that the position of the search result is in the middle of the viewer.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
result object The result of a search, Core.DocumentViewer.SearchResult. Returned by onResult in Core.DocumentViewer#textSearchInit.
jump function <optional>
The callback for navigating to the found result. This is optional and will jump to the correct location in the DocumentViewer if no parameter is passed.

dispose()

Disposes the current document's data

drawSelection(pageNumber)

Draws the text selection for the specified page. Should be called after calling AnnotationManager's drawAnnotations function if the selection should still be shown.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number to draw the selection on

enableAnnotations()

Enable annotations. Any annotations in the document will be visible.

enableArrowKeyNavigation()

Enable using the left/right arrow keys to switch pages.

enableAutomaticLinking()

Enable automatic linking. If enabled then any URLs detected in the document text will automatically be linked.

enableGrayscaleAnnotations()

Enable viewing annotations in grayscale
Deprecated:
  • Yes

enableGrayscaleAnnotationsMode()

Enable viewing annotations in grayscale

enableGrayscaleMode()

Enable viewing document in Grayscale

enableLoadingAnnotationsFromVisiblePages()

Enable annotations to only be loaded from the visible pages and removed when a page is no longer visible. Note that when enabling this option only annotations on the visible pages will be exported or included in the downloaded document

enableReadOnlyMode()

Enables read-only mode in the viewer. In this mode no page manipulation features can be done from thumbnail panel of UI.

enableRightToLeftPageRendering()

Enable the right to left page rendering order.

enableStylusMode()

Puts all annotation tools in the stylus annotating mode. When in this mode, finger movements will scroll the document and using a stylus device will annotate the document.

enableViewportRenderMode()

Enables viewport rendering mode. This only renders the part of the page that is visible within the viewport.

getActiveSearchResult()

Gets the currently active search result
Returns:
SearchResult Core.DocumentViewer.SearchResult
Type
object

getAnnotationHistoryManager()

Returns the AnnotationHistoryManager used by this DocumentViewer
Returns:
an instance of AnnotationHistoryManager
Type
AnnotationHistoryManager

getAnnotationManager()

Returns the AnnotationManager used by this DocumentViewer
Returns:
an instance of AnnotationManager
Type
AnnotationManager

getAnnotationsLoadedPromise()

Gets a promise that resolves when the annotations in the current document have all been loaded
Returns:
Promise that resolves when the annotations in the current document have loaded.
Type
Promise.<any>

getColorSeparationsAtPoint(pageNumber, x, y)

Gets the color separation values for the specified point. The x and y values should be in page coordinates.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number of the point
x number The x value of the point
y number The y value of the point
Returns:
A list of objects which each have the name of the separation and the saturation percentage of the color at the point [{ name, value }, ...]
Type
Array.<any>

getCompleteRotation(pageNumber)

Returns the complete rotation of the page including the document's rotation.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number to get that page's rotation
Returns:
The current complete rotation.
Type
Core.PageRotation

getContentEditManager()

Returns the ContentEditManager used by this DocumentViewer
Returns:
an instance of ContentEditManager
Type
ContentEditManager

getCurrentPage()

Returns the current page number.
Returns:
The current 1-indexed page number.
Type
number

getCurrentSearchMode()

Returns the current search mode, controlling options such as case sensitivity and regex flags.
Returns:
currentMode Core.Search.Mode
Type
number

getDisplayModeManager()

Returns the DisplayModeManager used by this DocumentViewer
Returns:
an instance of DisplayModeManager
Type
DisplayModeManager

getDocument()

Returns the Document that is currently being displayed by the viewer.
Returns:
returns the current document.
Type
Core.Document

getExactViewportRegionRect(pageNumber)

Returns the exact viewport rendering region if viewport rendering is enabled.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number
Returns:
returns the current viewport rendering region
Type
object

getFitMode()

Returns the current fit mode.
Returns:
The current fit mode.
Type
Core.DocumentViewer.FitMode

getMargin()

Returns a pixel value, representing the left, right, top and bottom margins.
Returns:
The margin value.
Type
number

getMeasurementManager()

Returns the MeasurementManager used by this DocumentViewer
Returns:
an instance of MeasurementManager
Type
MeasurementManager

getPageCount()

Returns the number of pages in a document.
Returns:
The number of the pages in the current document.
Type
number

getPageHeight(pageNumber)

Get the current height of the specified page, taking into account rotation.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number
Returns:
The height of the page
Type
number

getPageRotations()

Gets the individual page rotations of the document. Only returns pages that have been rotated individually.
Returns:
An object with keys that are page indexes (1-indexed) and values that are rotation values.
Type
object

getPageSearchResults( [pageNumber])

Get results of the current search
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
pageNumber number <optional>
page number indicating to return the search hits from a specific page. If it's not given, the function will return search hits from all document pages.
Returns:
SearchResult array Core.DocumentViewer.SearchResult
Type
object

getPageWidth(pageNumber)

Get the current width of the specified page, taking into account rotation.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number
Returns:
The width of the page
Type
number

getPageZoom(pageNumber)

Get the zoom value for a particular page.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number.
Returns:
Returns page's zoom value
Type
number

getPDFCoordinatesFromMouseEvent(event)

Get the PDF coordinates of the current mouse event
Parameters:
Name Type Description
event MouseEvent A DOM mouse event.
Returns:
Returns an object with the x and y PDF coordinates of the mouse event
Type
object

getRightToLeftPages()

Returns whether right to left page rendering is enabled.
Deprecated:
Returns:
The current page rendering order.
Type
boolean

getRotation( [pageNumber])

Returns the current viewing rotation.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
pageNumber number <optional>
Optionally pass the page number to get the specific page's rotation
Returns:
The current viewing rotation.
Type
Core.PageRotation
Example
PageRotation['E_0'] = 0 (0 degress) <br/>
PageRotation['E_90'] = 1 (90 degress) <br/>
PageRotation['E_180'] = 2 (180 degress) <br/>
PageRotation['E_270'] = 3 (270 degress) <br/>

getScrollViewElement()

Gets the scrollview element that is being used by DocumentViewer
Returns:
The scrollview DOM element that DocumentViewer appends pages
Type
Element

getSelectedText( [pageNumber])

Returns the text selected by text selection tool or search.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
pageNumber number <optional>
Optionally pass the 1-indexed page number
Returns:
Selected text.
Type
string

getSelectedTextQuads( [pageNumber])

Returns the quads of the text selected by text selection tool or search.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
pageNumber number <optional>
Optionally pass the 1-indexed page number
Returns:
Selected text quads.
Type
object

getTool(Name)

Returns a specific tool from the tool mode map.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
Name string | Core.Tools.ToolNames of the tool. eg 'AnnotationEdit'
Returns:
The tool mode map object.
Type
Core.Tools.Tool

getToolMode()

Returns the current tool.
Returns:
The current tool.
Type
Core.Tools.Tool

getToolModeMap()

Returns the tool mode map object.
Returns:
The tool mode map object.
Type
object

getViewerCoordinatesFromMouseEvent(event)

Get the viewer page coordinates of the current mouse event
Parameters:
Name Type Description
event MouseEvent A DOM mouse event.
Returns:
Returns an object with the x and y viewer coordinates of the mouse event
Type
object

getViewerElement()

Gets the viewer element that is being used by DocumentViewer
Returns:
The viewer DOM element that DocumentViewer appends pages
Type
Element

getViewportRegionRect(pageNumber)

Returns the current viewport rendering region if viewport rendering is enabled.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number
Returns:
returns the current viewport rendering region
Type
object

getWatermark()

Gets the watermark options that had been previously set.
Returns:
Returns a promise containing the watermark options.
Type
Promise.<object>

getZoom()

Returns the current zoom level
Deprecated:
Returns:
The current zoom level.
Type
number

getZoomLevel()

Returns the current zoom level.
Returns:
The current zoom level.
Type
number

isAutomaticLinkingEnabled()

Returns whether add automatic link is enabled.
Returns:
Whether add automatic link is enabled.
Type
boolean

isGrayscaleAnnotationsModeEnabled()

Returns whether grayscale annotations mode is enabled for viewing the document
Returns:
Whether grayscale annotation mode is enabled or not
Type
boolean

isGrayscaleModeEnabled()

Returns whether grayscale mode is enabled for viewing the document
Returns:
Whether grayscale mode is enabled or not
Type
boolean

isInViewportRenderMode()

Returns a boolean to denote if viewer is in viewport rendering mode
Returns:
the boolean to denote if in viewport render mode
Type
boolean

isRightToLeftPageRenderingEnabled()

Returns whether right to left page rendering is enabled.
Returns:
True if right to left page rendering is enabled, false otherwise.
Type
boolean

loadAsync(partRetriever, options)

Initialize the viewer and load a .xod document into the viewer.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
partRetriever Core.PartRetrievers.PartRetriever An instance of PartRetriever.
options object An object that can contain the following optional parameters
Properties
Name Type Argument Description
type string <optional>
The type of document being loaded. Values are xod, pdf, office, webviewerServer. Default is xod.
docId string <optional>
An optional unique identifier for the document, used for offline mode
onError function <optional>
A callback of the form function(err) which will be called when a loading error occurs.
workerTransportPromise Promise.<void> <optional>
Required for PDF viewing. A promise that will be resolved when a worker transport has been initialized. This can be created by calling Core.initializeWorkerTransport
getPassword function <optional>
An method of the form function(callback) where callback is of the form function(password). getPassword will be called when a password is required to load a PDF document and should call the callback with the retrieved password.
extension string <optional>
An field used to specify the type of file being read. This is only relevant for PDF viewing and at the moment only works for certain image formats and .pdf
licenseKey string <optional>
The license key to use. Only necessary for client side and WebViewer Server rendering.

loadDocument(src [, options])

Initialize the viewer and load the given file into the viewer.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
src string | File | ArrayBuffer | Blob | Core.Document | Core.PDFNet.PDFDoc Source parameter, path/url to document or File.
options Core.CreateDocumentOptions <optional>
Load document options.
Properties
Name Type Argument Default Description
loadAnnotations boolean <optional>
true Whether to load document with or without annotations
Returns:
A promise that resolves when the document is finished loading
Type
Promise.<void>

off( [type] [, fn])

Remove a handler of the given event name
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
type string | number <optional>
The name of the event to remove the handler of. If type is undefined, all the handlers of the object will be removed
fn function <optional>
The handler associated with this event to be removed. If fn is undefined, all the handlers of the given event name will be removed
Inherited From:
Deprecated:
Returns:
Returns the object that 'off' is being called on
Type
object
Example
myObject.off();
myObject.off('eventName');
myObject.off('eventName', fn);

on(type, fn)

Add a handler to the given event name
Parameters:
Name Type Description
type string | number The name of the event to listen to
fn function The handler to be called when the event is triggered
Inherited From:
Deprecated:
Returns:
Returns the object that 'on' is being called on
Type
object
Example
myObject.on('eventName', (eventParameter1, eventParameter2) => {
  ...
});

one(type, fn)

Same as 'on' except the handler will be called only once
Parameters:
Name Type Description
type string | number The name of the event to listen to
fn function The handler to be called when the event is triggered
Inherited From:
Deprecated:
  • Since version 8.0. Use addEventListener with {'once': true} as options instead.
Returns:
Returns the object that 'one' is being called on
Type
object
Example
myObject.one('eventName', (eventParameter1, eventParameter2) => {
 ...
});

recalculateLayout(pagesToRecalculate)

Request a recalculation of page layout and rerender all pages. For use when modifying the underlying Document without using the provided page modification functions (cropPages, rotatePages...)
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pagesToRecalculate Array.<number> An array of page numbers (1-indexed) that should be recalculated

refreshAll()

Invalidates the rendering cache for all pages and removes embedded thumbnails for viewer optimized PDF

refreshPage(pageNumber)

Invalidates the rendering cache for the specified page
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number of the page (1-indexed)

removeContent(removeData, rotationChanged, isZoomChanged)

Removes all the page content from the DOM. Also clear the cache if the zoom or rotation has changed.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
removeData boolean Whether or not to remove all event handlers and data on the elements
rotationChanged boolean
isZoomChanged boolean

removeEventListener( [type] [, fn])

Remove a handler of the given event name
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
type string | number <optional>
The name of the event to remove the handler of. If type is undefined, all the handlers of the object will be removed
fn function <optional>
The handler associated with this event to be removed. If fn is undefined, all the handlers of the given event name will be removed
Inherited From:
Deprecated:
  • for version 9.0. Use [removeEventListener] with fn specified
Returns:
Returns the object that 'removeEventListener' is being called on
Type
object
Example
myObject.removeEventListener();
myObject.removeEventListener('eventName');
myObject.removeEventListener('eventName', fn);

rotateClockwise( [pageNumber])

Rotates all pages in the currently displayed document clockwise by 90 degrees.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
pageNumber number <optional>
Optionally pass the page number to rotate only a specific page

rotateCounterClockwise( [pageNumber])

Rotates all pages in the currently displayed document counter-clockwise by 90 degrees.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
pageNumber number <optional>
Optionally pass the page number to rotate only a specific page

scrollViewUpdated()

This function must be called after modifying the scroll view element's dimensions or properties. The scroll view is the element returned from docViewer.getScrollViewElement()

select(pt1, pt2)

Selects the text content of the document given two page coordinates.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pt1 Starting page coordinate. Requires properties x, y and pageNumber.
pt2 Ending page coordinate. Requires properties x, y and pageNumber.

setActiveSearchResult(result)

Sets the active search result, causing it to be displayed as a different color and visible on the screen.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
result object The result of a search, Core.DocumentViewer.SearchResult. Returned by onResult in Core.DocumentViewer#textSearchInit.

setAnnotationImportOptions(options)

Set the options that are used when importing annotations from a document asynchronously. These are the options that will be passed to AnnotationManager.importAnnotations.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
options object The options for importing
Properties
Name Type Description
batchSize number The number of annotations to import in each batch
batchDelay number The amount of time in milliseconds to delay between importing each batch

setBookmarkIconShortcutVisibility(isEnabled)

Show or hide the bookmark icon shortcuts on the top right corner of each page.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
isEnabled boolean Whether to show or hide the bookmark icon shortcuts.

setBookmarkShortcutToggleOffFunction(callback)

Accepts a function that runs when the bookmark icon shortcut on the top right corner of a page is toggled off.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
callback Core.DocumentViewer.onToggleOffBookmarkShortcut A callback function that takes 0-index based page number as parameter that removes a bookmark from the bookmark icon shortcut.

setBookmarkShortcutToggleOnFunction(callback)

Accepts a function that runs when the bookmark icon shortcut on the top right corner of a page is toggled on.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
callback Core.DocumentViewer.onToggleOnBookmarkShortcut A callback function that takes 0-index based page number as parameter that adds a bookmark from the bookmark icon shortcut.

setCurrentPage(pageNumber, isSmoothScroll)

Sets the current page. Updates the current page and jumps to it.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number to jump to.
isSmoothScroll boolean If set to true, the viewer will scroll in a smooth way.

setDefaultPageColor(color)

Sets default background color for pages, default is white.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
color string Background color value

setDocumentXFDFRetriever(retriever)

Sets the XFDF retriever that will be called when a document is being loaded. The XFDF returned from the retriever will be merged into the document. It is recommended to use this function instead of annotManager.importAnnotations if you are loading XFDF from your server so that you don't need to wait for the annotationsLoaded event to be triggered. setDocumentXFDFRetriever will ensure that the annotation data is merged at the right time and as early as possible.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
retriever Core.DocumentViewer.DocumentXFDFRetriever | null A retriever function that returns a Promise which should resolve to the XFDF string that is going to merged into the document
Returns:
A promise that resolves when the retriever has been set
Type
Promise.<void>
Example
instance.Core.documentViewer.setDocumentXFDFRetriever(async (documentId) => {
  const documentXFDFString = await fetchDocumentXFDFFromServer(documentId);
  return documentXFDFString;
})

setEnableAutomaticLinking(enable)

Sets whether automatic linking should be enabled. If enabled then any URLs detected in the document text will automatically be linked.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
enable boolean Whether to enable automatic linking.
Deprecated:
  • since version 8.0 Please use enableAutomaticLinking or disableAutomaticLinking instead

setEnableStylusMode(enable)

Sets if all the annotation tools are in the stylus annotating mode. When in this mode, finger movements will scroll the document and using a stylus device will annotate the document.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
enable boolean a boolean indicating whether stylus annotating mode should be used
Deprecated:
  • since version 8.0 Please use enableStylusMode or disableStylusMode instead

setEnableStylusMode()

Returns whether stylus annotating mode is enabled.
Returns:
Returns whether stylus annotating mode is enabled
Type
boolean

setFitMode(fitMode)

Sets how the document will scale to fit the size of the scrollviewer's viewport. Also re-renders content to the appropriate zoom level. Only renders if a document has been loaded.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
fitMode DocumentViewer.FitMode

setInternalAnnotationsTransform(handler)

Allows you to transform (or replace) the internal annotations of the document. Note that to handle annotations using PDFNetJS without useDownloader: false you will also want to call setPagesUpdatedInternalAnnotationsTransform
Parameters:
Name Type Description
handler function A handler function that takes annotation data as the first parameter and a callback that is called when the transformed data is ready as the second parameter

setLoadAnnotationsFromVisiblePages(val)

Sets whether annotations should only be loaded from the visible pages and removed when a page is no longer visible. Note that when enabling this option only annotations on the visible pages will be exported or included in the downloaded document
Parameters:
Name Type Description
val boolean Whether the option should be enabled or not
Deprecated:
  • since version 8.0 Please use enableLoadingAnnotationsFromVisiblePages or disableLoadingAnnotationsFromVisiblePages instead

setMargin(margin)

Set the pixel value to use for the left, right, top and bottom margins.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
margin number The margin value to set.

setOptions(options)

Sets specific DocumentViewer options.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
options object An options object, currently valid options are enableAnnotations and annotMode
Deprecated:

setPageRotations(rotations)

Sets the individual page rotations of multiple pages at once. Pages that aren't specified will use the default document rotation.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
rotations object An object with keys that are page indexes (1-indexed) and values that are rotation values. Rotations should be specified as {Core.PageRotation}s

setPagesUpdatedInternalAnnotationsTransform(handler)

Allows you to transform (or replace) the internal annotations of the document when pages receive an update event. This includes when using PDFNetJS with downloader enabled (default) on a linearized document. For completeness you will also want to call setInternalAnnotationsTransform.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
handler function A handler function that takes annotation data as the first parameter, an array of updated page numbers as a second parameter and a callback that is called when the transformed data is ready as a third parameter

setPageVisibilityCallback(callback)

Sets the callback function that will be called when a page is newly visible in the viewer.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
callback function A function that takes in a page number indicating the page that is now visible

setPageZoom(pageNumber, zoom)

Sets the zoom for a particular page. Should be followed by a call to updateView to actually render the page.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The page number.
zoom number Zoom value for page.

setRightToLeftPages(rightToLeftPages)

Sets the page rendering order.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
rightToLeftPages boolean Whether the new page rendering order should be right to left or not.
Deprecated:
  • since version 8.0 Please use enableRightToLeftPageRendering or disableRightToLeftPageRendering instead

setRotation(pageRotation [, pageNumber])

Sets the current viewing rotation.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
pageRotation Core.PageRotation desired viewing rotation.
pageNumber number <optional>
Optionally pass the page number to set the specific page's rotation

setScrollViewElement(scrollViewElement)

Sets the scrollview element that DocumentViewer will append rendered pages to.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
scrollViewElement Element The scrollview DOM element to be used

setSearchHighlightColors(colorOptions)

Sets the color to use when highlighting text from searching.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
colorOptions object An object with searchResult or activeSearchResult properties set as a color eg 'rgba(0, 0, 200, 0.5)'
Example
docViewer.setSearchHighlightColors({
  searchResult: 'rgba(255, 0, 0, 0.5)',
  activeSearchResult: 'rgba(0, 255, 0, 0.5)'
});

setSearchPageBatchSize(searchBatchSize)

[PDF Document only] Set the number of pages to search at a time. Searching more pages at a time will speed up searching but decrease page rendering responsiveness while a search is ongoing. Default is 50.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
searchBatchSize number The number of pages to search at a time

setTextHighlightColor(color)

Sets the color to use when highlighting text from text selection.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
color string The color to set. eg 'rgba(0, 0, 200, 0.3)'

setToolMode(tool)

Sets the tool mode. Also removes selection caused by text selection or search.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
tool Core.Tools.Tool An instance of the toolmode

setUserBookmarks(newBookmarks)

Set the user bookmarks from the left panel of UI.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
newBookmarks Array.<number> An array of integers representing only the pages that are bookmarked from the left panel of UI.

setViewerElement(viewerElement)

Sets the viewer element that DocumentViewer will append rendered pages to.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
viewerElement Element The viewer DOM element to be used

setViewportRenderMode(val)

Sets whether viewport rendering mode should be used
Parameters:
Name Type Description
val boolean Whether viewport rendering mode should be used or not
Deprecated:
  • since version 8.0 Please use enableViewportRenderMode or disableViewportRenderMode instead

setWatermark(options)

Sets watermark to be added to documents. Instead of an options object you can also pass a Promise that resolves with the watermark options object. If the document hasn't been loaded yet then DocumentViewer will wait to finish loading it until the watermark options are ready.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
options object Object that contains style/content of the watermark
Properties
Name Type Argument Default Description
diagonal object <optional>
Settings for a diagonal watermark
Properties
Name Type Argument Default Description
text string <optional>
The text content to be rendered as a diagonal watermark
fontSize number <optional>
20 The font size of the text, measured in pixels (px)
fontFamily string <optional>
'sans-serif' The font type
color string <optional>
'black' The color of the text
opacity number <optional>
100 The percentage of opacity for the watermark
header object <optional>
Settings for a header watermark
Properties
Name Type Argument Default Description
left string <optional>
The text content to be rendered at the left side of the header
center string <optional>
The text content to be rendered at the center of the header
right string <optional>
The text content to be rendered at the right side of the header
fontSize number <optional>
20 The font size of the text, measured in pixels (px)
fontFamily string <optional>
'sans-serif' The font type
color string <optional>
'black' The color of the text
opacity number <optional>
100 The percentage of opacity for the watermark
footer object <optional>
Settings for a footer watermark
Properties
Name Type Argument Default Description
left string <optional>
The text content to be rendered at the left side of the footer
center string <optional>
The text content to be rendered at the center of the footer
right string <optional>
The text content to be rendered at the right side of the footer
fontSize number <optional>
20 The font size of the text, measured in pixels (px)
fontFamily string <optional>
'sans-serif' The font type
color string <optional>
'black' The color of the text
opacity number <optional>
100 The percentage of opacity for the watermark
custom Core.DocumentViewer.CustomWatermarkCallback <optional>
Function that is invoked for each page, to fully customize which page(s) have a watermark render, and how they should be rendered.
shouldDrawOverAnnotations boolean <optional>
false Toggles if the watermark should be drawn over annotations
Example
docViewer.setWatermark({
  diagonal: {
    text: (string),
    fontSize: (number || 20),
    fontFamily: (string || 'sans-serif'),
    color: (string || 'black'),
    opacity: (number || 100)
  },
  header: {
    left: (string),
    center: (string),
    right: (string),
    fontSize: (number || 20),
    fontFamily: (string || 'sans-serif'),
    color: (string || 'black'),
    opacity: (number || 100)
  },
  footer: {
    left: (string)
    center: (string),
    right: (string),
    fontSize: (number || 20),
    fontFamily: (string || 'sans-serif'),
    color: (string || 'black'),
    opacity: (number || 100),
  },
  custom: (function(ctx, pageIndex, pageWidth, pageHeight)),
  shouldDrawOverAnnotations: (boolean || false)
});

snapToNearest(pageNumber, x, y [, mode])

Returns the path coordinate within the page that is closest to the queried point.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
pageNumber number The page number the point is on
x number The x position to calculate the snap point from
y number The y position to calculate the snap point from
mode number <optional>
Enum for an optional snapping mode for the snapping
Returns:
A promise that resolves to the SnapData object.
Type
Promise.<Core.DocumentViewer.SnapData>

startSemanticDiff(documentViewer [, options])

Compare the text of documents on both DocumentViewers and add annotations to mark the differences.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
documentViewer Core.DocumentViewer Other documentViewer to diff with
options object <optional>
Properties
Name Type Argument Default Description
beforeColor Core.Annotations.Color <optional>
{ R: 255, G: 73, B: 73, A: 0.4 } Color for the highlight annotations on the before document
afterColor Core.Annotations.Color <optional>
{ R: 21, G: 205, B: 131, A: 0.4 } Color for the highlight annotations on the after document
Returns:
returns an object with the following properties { doc1Annotations, doc2Annotations, diffCount }
Type
Promise.<object>

stopPageRender(pageNumber)

Stops the rendering of the specified page.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The number of the page who's rendering should be stopped.

textSearchInit(pattern, mode [, searchOptions])

Searches for a particular text string on the currently displayed Document, starting on the current page unless otherwise specified.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
pattern string The text to search for.
mode number The options for search, controlling options such as case sensitivity and search direction.
searchOptions object <optional>
An object that can contain the following optional parameters
Properties
Name Type Argument Description
fullSearch boolean <optional>
If true, a search of the entire document will be performed. Otherwise, a single search will be performed.
onResult function <optional>
(result) The callback function that is called when the search returns a result.
onPageEnd function <optional>
(result) The callback function that is called when reaching the end of the page (if using page_stop mode).
onDocumentEnd function <optional>
() The callback function that is called when reaching the end of the document.
onError function <optional>
(result) The callback function that is called when search failed or regex has syntax error.
startPage number <optional>
Page to start the search on (1-indexed).
endPage number <optional>
Page to end the search on inclusively (1-indexed). The search may complete when the search term is found, when the entire document has been searched, and, depending on the search options, at the end of every page. Parameter result: DocumentViewer.SearchResults.
See:
  • Core.DocumentViewer#SearchMode

trigger(type [, data])

Calls the handlers of the event name with given data
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
type string | number event name of which the handlers will be called.
data * <optional>
data that will be passed to the handlers. If data is an array, it will be spread and then passed to the handlers
Inherited From:
Returns:
Returns the object that 'trigger' is being called on
Type
object
Example
myObject.trigger('eventName');
myObject.trigger('eventName', [eventParameter1, eventParameter2]);

Updates old xod (version <= 1.2) link annotations in the annotation manager
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The 1-indexed page number to update

updateView( [visiblePages] [, currentPageNumber])

Removes previously drawn pages that are no longer visible and draws pages that are visible and have not been drawn. If visiblePages are provided then those pages are rendered otherwise visiblePages are calculated depending on where the DIV elements for the pages are located.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
visiblePages Array.<number> <optional>
An array of integers representing the pages to render.
currentPageNumber number <optional>
The number of the page that is currently visible in the viewer.

updateVisiblePages( [visiblePages])

Notifies the document viewer that the visible pages have changed but does not draw any pages.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
visiblePages Array.<number> <optional>
An array of integers representing the pages to render.

zoomTo(zoom [, x] [, y])

Adjusts the viewer's zoom factor, and positions the point (x,y) at the upper left corner of the viewer. Only renders if a document has been loaded.
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
zoom number Zoom value.
x number <optional>
Horizontal position to scroll to.
y number <optional>
Vertical position to scroll to.

zoomToMouse(zoom, offsetX, offsetY)

Adjusts the viewer's zoom factor and positions the point on the document under the mouse at the same position after zooming in.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
zoom number Zoom value
offsetX number The x offset from the mouse position to the viewer's position (e.g. taking into account toolbars)
offsetY number The y offset from the mouse position to the viewer's position (e.g. taking into side panels)

Type Definitions


CustomWatermarkCallback(ctx, pageIndex, pageWidth, pageHeight)

Parameters:
Name Type Description
ctx CanvasRenderingContext2D The Canvas Context that determines how the watermark will be rendered. Edit the text styles attributes to change the rendering styling.
pageIndex number The index of the current page
pageWidth number The width of the current page
pageHeight number The height of the current page

DocumentXFDFRetriever(docId)

Parameters:
Name Type Description
docId string The id of the document that is being loaded
Returns:
A promise that resolves to an XFDF string, or an array of XFDF commands
Type
Promise.<(string|Array.<string>)>

onToggleOffBookmarkShortcut(pageIndex)

Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageIndex number A parameter for the 0-index based page number
Returns:
Type
void

onToggleOnBookmarkShortcut(pageIndex)

Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageIndex number A parameter for the 0-index based page number
Returns:
Type
void

pagesUpdatedChanges

Type:
  • Object
Properties:
Name Type Description
added Array.<number> Array of page numbers that were added
removed Array.<number> Array of page numbers that were removed
moved Object An object mapping page number changes. E.g. if Page 2 was moved to now be page 3 it would be: { 2: 3, 3: 2 }
contentChanged Array.<number> Array of page numbers that had their content change
annotationsChanged Array.<number> Array of page numbers that had their annotations change
linearizedUpdate boolean Boolean representing whether this page update was from the initial download of the file when the proper page sizes are loaded. This will only happen for linearized PDFs.

SnapData

Type:
  • Object
Properties:
Name Type Description
x number The x position of the nearestPoint
y number The y position of the nearestPoint
mode number The effective mode that was used to find this snap point.
modeName string The name of the effective mode that was used to find this snap point.

Events


activeSearchResultChanged

Triggered when the active search result has changed
Parameters:
Name Type Description
result object The new active search result, Core.DocumentViewer.SearchResult.

annotationsLoaded

Triggered when all the annotations embedded in the document have been loaded

beforeDocumentLoaded

Triggered just before the document has been loaded into the viewer

beginRendering

Triggered when DocumentViewer starts rendering pages

click

Triggered for the click event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

dblClick

Triggered for the dblClick event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

displayModeUpdated

Triggered when the display mode is updated

displayPageLocation

Triggered when a page location should be displayed
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNum number The 1-indexed page number
verticalOffset number The offset from the top of the page
horizontalOffset number The offset from the left of the page

documentLoaded

Triggered when a new document has been loaded

documentUnloaded

Triggered when the current document has been closed and unloaded

embeddedThumbnailComplete

Triggered when an embedded thumbnail of a viewer-optimized pdf is completely loaded.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNum number The 1-indexed page number

finishedRendering

Triggered when DocumentViewer finishes rendering pages

fitModeUpdated

Triggered when the fit mode has changed
Parameters:
Name Type Description
fitMode object The fit mode that has been changed to e.g. docViewer.FitMode.FitWidth

keyDown

Triggered for the keyDown event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

keyUp

Triggered for the keyUp event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

mouseEnter

Triggered for the mouseEnter event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

mouseLeave

Triggered for the mouseLeave event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

mouseLeftDown

Triggered for the mouseLeftButtonDown event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area Attach like docViewer.addEventListener('mouseLeftDown', callback)
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

mouseLeftUp

Triggered for the mouseLeftButtonUp event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

mouseMove

Triggered for the mouseMove event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

mouseRightDown

Triggered for the mouseRightButtonDown event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

mouseRightUp

Triggered for the mouseRightButtonUp event in the DocumentViewer's viewing area
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

notify

Triggered when there is a notification relating to searching or annotation permissions.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
type string The type of notification that has occurred

pageComplete

Triggered when a page has been completely rendered.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNum number The 1-indexed page number
canvas HTMLCanvasElement The canvas for the page

pageNumberUpdated

Triggered when the page number is updated
Parameters:
Name Type Description
pageNumber number The new page number (1-indexed)

pagesUpdated

Triggered when the layout has changed because pages have permanently been added, removed, moved or changed in some other way.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
changes Core.DocumentViewer.pagesUpdatedChanges An object with keys added, removed, moved and contentChanged, indicating which pages have changed

rotationUpdated

Triggered when the page rotation has changed
Parameters:
Name Type Argument Description
rotation Core.PageRotation The new viewing rotation.
pageNumber number <optional>
Optionally the specific page number that had its rotation changed

searchInProgress

Triggered when a search starts or ends. When Core.DocumentViewer#clearSearchResults is executed searchInProgress event is triggered with both inProgress and isFullSearch arguments to be undefined. This can be used to differentiate the search that hasn’t been started versus the search that was done.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
inProgress boolean Whether a search is in progress or not
isFullSearch boolean Whether this is a full text search or not

searchResultsChanged

Triggered when the search results list has changed
Parameters:
Name Type Description
results Array.<object> The new search results, Core.DocumentViewer.SearchResult.

tap

Triggered when there is a tap in the DocumentViewer's viewing area. Taps are defined as a mouse down and up within a short time period and within a short distance.a
Parameters:
Name Type Description
nativeEvt object Event object of the native JavaScript event

textSelected

Triggered when the selected text has changed
Parameters:
Name Type Description
quads Array.<Core.Math.Quad> An array of bounding box quads of the selected text
text string The selected text
pageNumber number The page number that the text was selected on

toolModeUpdated

Triggered when the tool mode has changed
Parameters:
Name Type Description
newToolObject object The tool object that has been changed to.
oldToolObject object The tool object that has been changed from.

toolUpdated

Triggered when the tool styles or tool name have changed
Parameters:
Name Type Description
toolModeClass object The tool object that has been changed.

zoomUpdated

Triggered when the zoom level has been updated
Parameters:
Name Type Description
zoom number The new zoom level of the viewer