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PDF Step pdfVerifyInfoProperty


This step verifies a property from the info dictionary of the current PDF document. The step must either verify the existence of the info dictionary property key or it must verify its value.


Required? yes
The key of the property of interest from the info dictionary. Typically one of Title, Author, Subject, Keywords, Creator, Producer, CreationDate or ModDate
Required? no
The description of this test step.
Required? yes/no
Specifies whether the property/field of interest is expected to exist or not. Must not be set if 'value' attribute is set.
Required? no, default is 'false'
Specifies whether the value represents a regular expression.
Required? yes/no
The text/regular expression required to match the property/field of interest. Must not be set if 'exists' attribute is set.


pdfVerifyInfoProperty 1
<webtest name="pdftest - verify info property existence">
  <config .../>
    <invoke .../>
    <pdfVerifyInfoProperty description="Info property existence"
pdfVerifyInfoProperty 2
<webtest name="pdftest - verify info property value">
  <config .../>
    <invoke .../>
    <pdfVerifyInfoProperty description="Info property value"


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