itext7.pdfcalligraph 4.0.2

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dotnet add package itext7.pdfcalligraph --version 4.0.2
NuGet\Install-Package itext7.pdfcalligraph -Version 4.0.2
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="itext7.pdfcalligraph" Version="4.0.2" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add itext7.pdfcalligraph --version 4.0.2
#r "nuget: itext7.pdfcalligraph, 4.0.2"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install itext7.pdfcalligraph as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=itext7.pdfcalligraph&version=4.0.2

// Install itext7.pdfcalligraph as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=itext7.pdfcalligraph&version=4.0.2

pdfCalligraph is an iText add-on that allows you to unlock advanced typographic features in PDF. It also allows you to expand your document workflow with global languages and writing systems, that incorporate accurate rendering and are suitable for data processing.

Off-the-shelf PDF creators have problems with character interactions or writing systems such as Arabic, Hebrew, Hindi or Thai and in regard to open type features, kerning, ligatures and glyph substitutes. pdfCalligraph handles all those writing systems with ease and opens up the full range of iText PDF functionalities for you in your language, and your writing system. This even includes text extraction for writing systems with compound characters. Another advantage of pdfCalligraph is that you do not have to adjust your programming.


  • Leverage advanced font features: such as OpenType features, kerning, ligatures and glyph substitutes.
  • Automatic detection of language/writing system: required font features are enabled and applied automatically. Manual configuration is possible. pdfCalligraph integrates seamlessly with iText Core and pdfHTML.
  • Typographic alignment for all writing systems: flush left, flush right, centered and justified alignment.

Full list of supported languages and scripts:

  • Arabic: Arabic, Persian, Kurdish, Azerbaijani, Sindhi, Pashto, Lurish, Urdu, Mandinka, Punjabi and others
  • Hebrew: Hebrew, Yiddish, Judaeo-Spanish, and Judeo-Arabic
  • Bengali
  • Devanagari, Nagari: Hindi, Sanskrit, Pali, Awadhi, Bhojpuri, Braj Bhasha, Chhattisgarhi, Haryanvi, Magahi, Nagpuri, Rajasthani, Bhili, Dogri, Marathi, Nepali, - Maithili, Kashmiri, Konkani, Sindhi, Bodo, Nepalbhasa, Mundari and Santali
  • Gujarati: Gujarati and Kutchi
  • Gurmukhi: Punjabi
  • Kannada: Kannada, Konkani and others
  • Khmer (Cambodia)
  • Malayalam
  • Oriya: Odia
  • Tamil
  • Telugu (Dravidian language)
  • Thai

Visit our knowledge base to find code samples, manuals, documentation and more.

You can also find its API here.

Try our code in our developer sandbox or use our free apps, all in our iText Demo Lab.

There are no supported framework assets in this package.

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Version Downloads Last updated
4.0.2 3,388 10/25/2023
4.0.1 686 8/2/2023
4.0.0 739 5/10/2023
3.0.2 10,251 1/16/2023
3.0.1 44,405 4/11/2022
3.0.0 13,520 10/25/2021
2.0.9 13,264 4/13/2021
2.0.8 11,527 10/22/2020
2.0.7 1,588 7/23/2020
2.0.6 919 4/20/2020
2.0.5 2,662 2/13/2020
2.0.4 2,474 4/25/2019
2.0.3 945 2/7/2019
2.0.2 1,607 10/25/2018
2.0.1 1,012 9/13/2018
2.0.0 1,487 12/4/2017
1.0.3 27,810 7/27/2017
1.0.3-netstandard 767 7/27/2017
1.0.2 1,229 2/16/2017
1.0.1 1,091 10/12/2016