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Document Background Color 

iText is a free and open source library for creating and manipulating PDF documents in Java. The following example shows setting document background of a PDF document.

File Name  :  
com/bethecoder/tutorials/itext/tests/BackgroundColorTests.java 
Author  :  Sudhakar KV
Email  :  kvenkatasudhakar@gmail.com
   
package com.bethecoder.tutorials.itext.tests;

import java.io.FileNotFoundException;
import java.io.FileOutputStream;

import com.itextpdf.text.BaseColor;
import com.itextpdf.text.Document;
import com.itextpdf.text.DocumentException;
import com.itextpdf.text.PageSize;
import com.itextpdf.text.Paragraph;
import com.itextpdf.text.Rectangle;
import com.itextpdf.text.pdf.PdfWriter;

public class BackgroundColorTests {

  /**
   @param args
   @throws DocumentException 
   @throws FileNotFoundException 
   */
  public static void main(String[] argsthrows FileNotFoundException, DocumentException {

    //Create layout and set background
    Rectangle layout = new Rectangle(PageSize.A4);
    layout.setBackgroundColor(BaseColor.PINK);
    
    Document document = new Document(layout)
    PdfWriter.getInstance(document, new FileOutputStream("test7.pdf"));
    
    //Open the document before adding any content
    document.open();
    
    Paragraph paragraph = new Paragraph("BE THE CODER");
    document.add(paragraph);
    
    //Close the document
    document.close();
  }

}
   

It gives the following output,
test7.jpg


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