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PDF Reader

PDF Reader Overview

Allow your users to view your favorite PDFs -- legal contracts, art posters or maybe even a PhD dissertation -- all from the convenience of your app
Bring your favorite PDFs with you in an app!

Properties

PDF Reader

Property
Description
Data Type
File
PDF to be displayed in the PDF Reader
Text
There are two ways to set a file to display in the PDF Reader.

Upload PDF

You can upload a PDF as an Asset to your app and display it in the PDF Viewer. Be careful of the Thunkable 50 MB app size limit if you choose to upload a file to your project.

Use URL

You can enter a URL that points to a PDF on the web to display in your PDF. Make sure this URL ends in .pdf
Once you upload the PDF, you will be able to view it in your app and pinch to zoom in.

Layout

Property
Description
Data Type
X
Location of top left corner of PDF Reader on X-axis, where the left hand side is X=0
Number
Y
Location of top left corner of PDF Reader on Y-axis, where the top side is Y=0
Number
Height
Height of PDF Reader in pixels
Number
Width
Width of PDF Reader in pixels
Number
Visible
Set whether the PDF Reader is visible
True/False

Blocks

Properties

Set and get properties of the PDF Reader.

File

Computed Height and Width

Returns the height/width of the PDF Reader on the device screen in pixels.

Visible

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Last modified 26d ago