The first step to start using the PDF Creator library with your application is to reference the acPDFCreatorLib.Net.dll assembly.
Open the solution explorer window.
Right-click on References and select Add new reference.
Figure: Adding a reference in the Solution Explorer Window
Figure: Microsoft Visual Studio Add Reference Dialog
This will result in having the DLL copied to your application’s executables directory.
Once the reference to the assembly is added, you can use it in any of your modules by adding:
The assembly needs to be initialized before any object is referenced. The assembly also needs to be uninitalized before exiting your application to free any internal resources used by the library.
Initialization is done by calling:
Before terminating the application, the developer should call: