Extends the original PDFium code

Google turned to Foxit’s PDF technology to supply the open source PDF rendering engine for the PDFium project. Foxit SDK now makes it easier to use for the PDF developer community. Built on the original PDFium by the people who wrote it.

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Premium PDFium adds missing functionality such as annotations, watermarks, barcodes, security, digital signatures, form fields and many other features.

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Customization and services

Why not ask the experts to extend and build more functionality into your project with our customization services. We can design, build and integrate upon the existing PDFium code to deliver.

Maintenance and support

Have a dedicated Foxit Solution Engineer support your team with the tough stuff and ensure a smooth and successful integration into your application. We will provide premium support services to match premium technology. Included in the package is continuous upgrades, fixes, patches and solutions without the hassle.

We’ve taken the pain out of the PDFium set up process.

PDFium provides developers the opportunity to leverage a standards-compliant and high performance PDF open source software library to view, search, print, and form fill PDF documents and PDF forms.

Developers can use PDFium to deliver content via PDF files to users regardless of their platform or device.

Premium PDFium is a powerful new solution from Foxit SDK, helping developers access this technology and reduce integration times.

With Premium PDFium, developers who need assistance with PDFium technology can count on Foxit to provide more than just the PDF framework for the Google PDFium project.

Foxit is committed to helping developers integrate powerful and standards-compliant PDF technology into their value added applications

Susana De Abrew – VP of Marketing at Foxit SDK

Our high performance, highly accurate, and platform-independent software technology will help developers everywhere to incorporate powerful PDF technology when creating innovative applications.

Eugene Xiong - Founder and Chairman of the Board at Foxit

We’ve enhanced the PDFium functionality and made it easier to use

We understand that the PDFium code takes time to extract from Chromium and requires customization to get it to successfully compile outside of the Chromium project. Further more, any changes to the PDFium code has to be manually copied across. With Premium PDFium we’ve done the hard work for you so you can focus on seamless implementation.

Create, render, print, secure, merge, split and manipulate PDF files with just a few lines of code on Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS and Android.


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Premium PDFium Add-ons

The capabilities can be expanded further with additional modules including:

  • Annotations
  • Watermark
  • Barcode
  • Security
  • Image Conversion
  • Forms
  • Microsoft RMS Integration
  • Pressure Sensitive Ink


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Premium PDFium

Premium plan, customizable to the needs of your organization
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  • Render PDFs
  • Annual Support and Maintenance
  • Customization and Services
  • Dedicated Solution Engineers
  • Customizable Add-ons*
  • *Annotations
  • *Watermark
  • *Barcode
  • *Security
  • *Image Conversion
  • *Forms
  • *Microsoft RMS Integration
  • *Pressure Sensitive Ink
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