Type Default Value Read Only Static Description
String points No No The measurement units.
Notes

This property holds the PDF measurement units. It applies to all PDF boxes. It can have one of the following values:

  • points (PostScript Points) - 1/72 of an Inch
  • twips (Twentieths of a Point) - 1/20 of a PostScript Point
  • didots (Didot Points) - 1/72 of a French Royal Inch
  • atapoints (ATA Points) - 1/72.272 of an Inch
  • texpoints (TeX Points) - 1/72.27 of an Inch
  • inpoints (l'Imprimerie Nationale Points) - 0.4 mm
  • picas - 12 PostScript Points
  • ciceros - 12 Didot Points
  • ataciceros - 12 ATA Points
  • texciceros - 12 TeX Points
  • microns - millionths of a metre
  • mm - thousandths of a metre
  • cm - hundredths of a metre
  • m - metres
  • inches
  • feet

An exception will be thrown if an invalid value is received.

Example

None.