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Is it possible to get info of PDF file in MATLAB?

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Hi everyone,
Just wondering if it is possible for MATLAB to read a PDF file and return some information (eg. number of pages, page size, etc)?
I am open to the idea of buying extra toolbox from MathWorks. Or buying some software from another company (eg. Adobe or other companies) and call it from MATLAB.
Any idea is welcome.
Kevin

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Jan
Jan on 16 Mar 2017
I'd give cpdf a try. It is now available for free.
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Kevin
Kevin on 16 Mar 2017
Edited: Kevin on 16 Mar 2017
Very nice tool indeed. It is a bit pricey ($400) for commercial use. But you get what you pay for.
Second thought. I wish CPDF will return textual content of a page (and its corresponding font, font size, ...).
Thank you very much.

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KSSV
KSSV on 16 Mar 2017
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Kevin
Kevin on 16 Mar 2017
Great. I check it out.
I can get the number of pages by this command,
>> pdfdoc.getNumberOfPages
However, I still don't know how to get page size.

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