PdfFont.Embed Method

Tries to embed font bytes into the PDF file.

Namespace:  BitMiracle.Docotic.Pdf
Assembly:  BitMiracle.Docotic.Pdf (in BitMiracle.Docotic.Pdf.dll)


public bool Embed()
Public Function Embed As Boolean

Return Value

Type: Boolean
true if font bytes were successfully found and embedded; otherwise, false.


This method might fail to embed font bytes in the following cases:

  • Font is already embedded. For such fonts the Embedded property is true.
  • Font bytes were not found in the collection of fonts installed in the operating system and in the collection of built-in PDF fonts.
  • Font is not allowed to be embedded in documents (according to the license associated with the font).
  • Font is a Type3 font. Type3 fonts are always embedded by its nature.

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