UNIVERSE Software GmbH: Customize PDF / FDF form data to CSV format and Best of 2014 – Initiative Small Business
Version 9 of the fdf-Converter created by user-definable rewriting rules from PDF / FDF form data adapted CSV / XLSX files. The version 11 of the pdf FieldMerge receives the certificate Best of 2014 from the Initiative Small Business.
PDF Forms containing text fields for entering alphanumeric values. With it, any characters can be entered. Certain characters, especially quotes, but can cause problems in the further evaluation. If these characters are exported to a CSV file and then read, for example, in Excel, this lead to incorrect results.
Freely definable rewriting rules ensure that the generated CSV file can be read in any case of the processed programs. For the individual setting, an editor allows a country-specific adaptation.
The fdf-Converter is a very easy-to-use and inexpensive tool available for various operating systems. Single PDF / FDF files or entire directories with an unlimited number of files can be converted within seconds, combined into a single new table, and saved as a CSV file with one click.
The program pdf FieldMerge Professional was awarded the certificate Best of 2014 of the Initiative Small Business. This excellent product, the jury particularly convinced and thus belongs to the top group of over 5,000 entries submitted.
Among other things, the program provides mapping tables available, can be used by a wide variety of forms with different structures without adjustment of the forms or the data sources.
Another useful tool is the project management, which can provide end-users a complete project that contains all the necessary data. The end user only determines the required records and created as desired in a very short time many personalized PDF forms.
Developed in JAVA products are available at www.pdf-office.com as a trial version for MAC, Windows and Linux.
UNIVERSE Software GmbH
Based in Solingen, Germany, UNIVERSE Software GmbH supplies solutions for the PDF (portable document format) system. The company has specialised in developing and marketing especially powerful and cost-effective PDF software solutions based on state-of-the-art Java technologies and methods, thus minimising the product’s dependence on specific hardware platforms and operating systems. Development and service are focussed on solutions in creating and processing PDF forms, saving filled-out PDF forms in Adobe Reader, solutions for automatically populating PDF forms from databases, processing PDF form data (FDF), software for removing the main PDF password and so on, up to complete workflow solutions based on PDF technology.
Founded in 1998, the company has developed a customer base of around ten thousand customers in more than a hundred countries across the world.