itext7 7.2.5

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.NET Standard 2.0 .NET Framework 4.6.1
dotnet add package itext7 --version 7.2.5
NuGet\Install-Package itext7 -Version 7.2.5
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" Version="7.2.5" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add itext7 --version 7.2.5
#r "nuget: itext7, 7.2.5"
#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 as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=itext7&version=7.2.5

// Install itext7 as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=itext7&version=7.2.5

iText 7 represents the next level of SDKs for developers that want to take advantage of the benefits PDF can bring. Equipped with a better document engine, high- and low-level programming capabilities and the ability to create, edit and enhance PDF documents, the iText 7 PDF library can be a boon to nearly every workflow. iText 7 allows you to build custom PDF scenarios for web, mobile, desktop or cloud apps in .NET.

iText 7 was built on nearly a decade of lessons learned from iText 5 (iTextSharp) development. It is a simpler, more performant and extensible library that is ready to handle the increased challenges of today's document workflows, one add-on at a time.

The iText 7 Suite consists of iText 7 Core and several add-ons. The add-ons are accessible as different packages.

What you can do with iText 7:

Generate PDFs:

  • Mass generation of PDFs, including tagged PDFs which contain metadata to describe the document structure and the order of its elements (e.g. titles, text blocks, columns and pictures)
  • Convert images to PDF
  • Convert HTML to PDF (with the pdfHTML iText add-on)
  • iText 7 is unique in its breadth of language support, including Indic languages, Thai, Khmer, Arabi, Hebrew, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Cyrillic languages and many more, in combination of (with the pdfCalligraph iText add-on)

Edit and manipulate PDFs:

  • Split or merge PDFs, delete pages from a PDF
  • Rotate a PDF or specific pages
  • Add passwords and PDF permission options to a PDF, or remove password protection from a PDF
  • Update/add content, PDF objects [dictionaries etc.], watermarks, bookmarks…
  • Remove sensitive data, Regex based redaction (PDF redaction) (with the pdfSweep iText add-on)
  • Create and modify annotations
  • Programmatically fill out PDF forms (AcroForm and XFA)
  • Flatten AcroForms
  • Read XFA
  • Flatten XFA (with the pdfXFA iText add-on)

Secure PDFs:

  • Encryption and decryption
  • Digital signatures: signing and validating

Extract data from PDFs:

  • Extraction of images, tables, text (PDF parsing)
  • Template based data extraction (with the pdf2Data iText add-on)


  • PDF 2.0
  • PDF/A: PDF/A-1(a,b), PDF/A-2(a,b,u), PDF/A-3(a,b,u)
  • PDF/UA

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 7 Demo Lab.

Product Versions
.NET net5.0 net5.0-windows net6.0 net6.0-android net6.0-ios net6.0-maccatalyst net6.0-macos net6.0-tvos net6.0-windows net7.0 net7.0-android net7.0-ios net7.0-maccatalyst net7.0-macos net7.0-tvos net7.0-windows
.NET Core netcoreapp2.0 netcoreapp2.1 netcoreapp2.2 netcoreapp3.0 netcoreapp3.1
.NET Standard netstandard2.0 netstandard2.1
.NET Framework net461 net462 net463 net47 net471 net472 net48 net481
MonoAndroid monoandroid
MonoMac monomac
MonoTouch monotouch
Tizen tizen40 tizen60
Xamarin.iOS xamarinios
Xamarin.Mac xamarinmac
Xamarin.TVOS xamarintvos
Xamarin.WatchOS xamarinwatchos
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pdfHTML is an iText 7 add-on for C# (.NET) that allows you to easily convert HTML and CSS into standards compliant PDFs that are accessible, searchable and usable for indexing.

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License Key Volume allows to send iText 7 usage information as required by the Capacity Rental License.


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pdfCalligraph is an iText 7 add-on that lets you create and extract content from PDF files with advanced typography features and non-Latin writing systems.

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Version Downloads Last updated
7.2.5 156,675 1/16/2023
7.2.4 296,157 10/25/2022
7.2.3 618,003 7/5/2022
7.2.2 538,944 4/11/2022
7.2.1 589,925 1/11/2022
7.2.0 576,843 10/25/2021
7.1.18 2,869 12/14/2022
7.1.17 118,606 10/25/2021
7.1.16 962,533 7/5/2021
7.1.15 681,493 4/13/2021
7.1.14 656,739 1/14/2021
7.1.13 542,963 10/22/2020
7.1.12 580,474 7/23/2020
7.1.11 745,916 4/20/2020
7.1.10 414,689 2/13/2020
7.1.9 423,375 12/2/2019
7.1.8 318,383 9/19/2019
7.1.7 270,733 7/11/2019
7.1.6 485,412 4/25/2019
7.1.5 169,693 2/7/2019
7.1.4 300,420 10/25/2018
7.1.3 175,237 8/29/2018
7.1.2 295,521 4/27/2018
7.1.1 79,629 1/31/2018
7.1.0 31,331 12/4/2017
7.0.8 82,692 8/29/2018
7.0.7 4,049 4/27/2018
7.0.6 6,572 1/31/2018
7.0.5 22,352 10/31/2017
7.0.4 84,512 7/27/2017
7.0.4-netstandard 2,993 7/27/2017
7.0.3 16,711 6/15/2017
7.0.3-netstandard 1,507 6/15/2017 17,638 3/15/2017
7.0.2 6,216 2/16/2017
7.0.1 16,263 10/12/2016