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pdf_set_text_pos — Sets the position of text for the next pdf_show() call


bool pdf_set_text_pos(pdf, x, y);
resource pdf: PDF object identifier
double x: X coordinate
double y: Y coordinate


Always TRUE


Sets the current drawing position to the specified coordinates to place text with pdf_show() . If drawing shapes use pdf_moveto() .


Since versions 3.0.6 and 4.0


Example 967. Display text


// create new document
$pdf = pdf_new();
pdf_begin_page($pdf, 500, 700);

// load font
$font = pdf_findfont($pdf, "Courier", "host", 0);
pdf_setfont($pdf, $font, 20);

// display text
// not how it runs together
pdf_set_text_pos($pdf, 10, 600);
pdf_show($pdf, "Hello");
pdf_show($pdf, " World");

// move text position
pdf_set_text_pos($pdf, 10, 550);
pdf_setfont($pdf, $font, 20);
pdf_show($pdf, "Goodbye Cruel World");


// output document  
$data = pdf_get_buffer($pdf);
header("Content-type: application/pdf");
header("Content-disposition: inline; filename=test.pdf");
header("Content-length: " . strlen($data));
echo $data;

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