PDF Redactor

Bronze Certified

Custom Activity

1 reviews

936

PDF Redactor

Bronze Certified

Custom Activity

1 reviews

936


Summary

Custom activity for PDF redaction without the use of any third party software. It locates and irreversibly redacts confidential text in a PDF, producing a fully redacted document.

Overview

Redaction is to hide or remove confidential text before publication or distribution.  It’s an essential step to guard personally identifiable information. 

Not doing so can lead to costly compliance risks for organization  This is an essential process across all bodies of government and commercial institutions. 

It's especially important in the medical and legal fields.   Millions of documents are redacted everyday by armies of people, who are prone to error.  Automating this task can save millions of hours, improve accuracy, reduce risk exposure, and reduce the time required to safely publish requested documents. Current Challenges to redaction are:
  • Mistakes can lead to costly compliance risks
  • Lack of Awareness of redaction protocols
  • Manual, Tedious, and Error Prone
  • Time-Consuming even with Desktop Software
  • Batch Processing is not readily available
  • Wastes lots of Paper (Environmental Impact)
Custom activity to redact PDF Documents without the use of any third party software. It locates and irreversibly redacts confidential text, then outputs a fully redacted PDF document.

Benefits


Published: Dec 2, 2020 | Updated: Dec 18, 2020

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License

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Code Language

Visual Basic


Tags


Compatibility

UiPath 2020.4


Dependencies

PDFSharp.Standard PDFSharp.Extensions Uipath.OmniPage.Activities UiPath.PDF.Activities