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ReportLab 101 – Adding Shades of Gray to the Canvas (Video)

In this video tutorial, you will learn about creating different shades of gray with ReportLab’s canvas object: Get my ReportLab book on Leanpub or Amazon. Or check out my other Python books. Related Articles There are lots of other articles on ReportLab on this site. Here are just a few: ReportLab 101 – Using the …

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ReportLab 101 – Using the textobject (Video)

In this video tutorial, you will learn all about using ReportLab’s textobject for manipulating and formatting text on the canvas. If you prefer to learn in a written tutorial, you can check out my this other tutorial of mine, ReportLab 101: The textobject Buy the ReportLab Book You can get an entire book on ReportLab …

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Book Contest: ReportLab: PDF Processing with Python

I recently released a new book entitled ReportLab: PDF Processing with Python. In celebration of a successful launch, I have decided to do a little contest. Rules Post a comment telling me why you would want a copy The most clever or heartfelt commenter will be chosen by me The contest will run starting now …

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ReportLab: PDF Publishing with Python is now Available!

My latest book, ReportLab: PDF Processing with Python is now available for purchase. ReportLab has been around since the year 2000 and has remained the primary package that Python developers use for creating reports in the PDF format. It is an extremely powerful package that works across all the major platforms. This book will also …

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Creating Interactive PDF Forms in ReportLab with Python

The ReportLab toolkit allows you to create interactive fillable forms. The PDF standard actually has a fairly rich set of interactive elements. ReportLab doesn’t support all of these elements, but it does cover most of them. In this section, we will look at the following widgets: checkbox radio choice listbox textfield All of these widgets …

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