mohad

PDFTK command to combine pdf

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Hi,

 

I have two folders. Both the folders have 100 pdf each named from 1 to 100. I want to combine 1.pdf from folderA with 1.pdf in folderB and create a separate PDF file. This should happen for rest of the files. The thing is pdf's with the same file name should be merged together and a separate O/P pdf of it should be created.

 

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mohad,

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HI,

 

Thanks for your reply.

I have this code right now  - pdftk *.pdf cat output output.pdf

But this will combine all the pdf in a folder into a single huge pdf. I want to the pdf to get merged using the file name and create it as a new pdf. 

 

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You need to create a list of files in both directory using _FileListToArray, then loop through this array and do the processing you describe for each file.


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Can you please give me an example script? I'm new to this and trying to learn things through examples..

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Yes, the example is in the help file under _FileListToArray. Two of them, even :)


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#8 ·  Posted (edited)

You can also move this all files to your own directory and merge all of them.

or for merge/split PDF you can use my QuickPDF library UDF  (look in my signature)
REMARK: for split/merge you can use QuickPDF Library Lite (read free).

 

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