activePDF Toolkit Professional Edition
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The Explorer object is a subobject of the Toolkit object. You can use the Explorer object to gain access
to the underlying structure of your PDFs including reference objects, values, attributes, and entries.
You can use the Explorer object to locate problems in the PDF structure such as incorrect dictionary
references, missing values and broken objects.
This section includes:
Instantiating the Explorer Object.
NOTE: The Explorer object requires a strong understanding of PDF code. For additional reference,
refer to the PDF Specification.
Instantiating the Explorer Object
The Explorer subobject is created by passing instance to the Toolkit object Explorer property.
Set TK = CreateObject("APToolkit.Object")
r = TK.OpenInputFile("Input.pdf")
Set PDFExplorer = TK.Explorer
The Explorer object has the following methods: