This tutorial shows the minimum steps needed to add a PDF viewing and annotating component to a Xamarin.Android app using PDFNet SDK. In this tutorial, you will create a simple PDF viewing and annotating app. You will also create an Android Java Bindings Library Project that allows you to customize our Tools library.
Note that the completed sample project described in Part 2 and Part 3 can be found in the samples folder located inside the PDFNet component package. The completed sample project described in Part 2-4 is available by request from here.
The tutorial is divided into 6 parts:
- Part 1: Things you should know about the library distribution.
- Part 2: Run the sample project.
- Part 3: Create a new application with PDFNetAndroid.dll and Tools.dll.
- Part 4: Create a new application with PDFNetAndroid.dll and customized PDFViewCtrlTools.zip or PDFViewCtrlTools.aar library.
- Part 5: FAQ.
- Part 6: Next steps.
To complete this tutorial, you will need to install and setup Xamarin.Android as described in this article.