The Qt PDF module contains classes and functions for rendering PDF documents. The QPdfDocument class loads a PDF document and renders pages from it according to the options provided by the QPdfDocumentRenderOptions class. The QPdfPageRenderer class manages a queue that collects all render requests. The QPdfPageNavigation class handles the navigation through a PDF document.
Using the Module
Using a Qt module requires linking against the module library, either directly or through other dependencies. Several build tools have dedicated support for this, including CMake and qmake.
Building with CMake
find_package() command to locate the needed module components in the
find_package(Qt5 COMPONENTS Pdf REQUIRED) target_link_libraries(mytarget Qt5::Pdf)
See also the Build with CMake overview.
Building with qmake
To include the definitions of the module's classes, use the following directive:
To link against the module, add this line to your qmake project file:
QT += pdf
Articles and Guides
- Qt PDF Overview
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