PDF XFA Operation

Bot exports the control name of the PDF XFA file in the text file. Users can set the control name value of the PDF XFA file and read contents of the PDF file to XML

Top Benefits

  • Manual entry to PDF XFA file is automated
  • Fast and efficient way of inserting the data to PDF XFA file
  • 100% accurate data of the PDF XFA file gets processed


  • Created the DLL in .net application using class library
  • Utilitze the same DLL inside the metabot of v11
  • Call the metabot inside taskbot

Created the taskbot for inserting the value inside the PDF XFA format and reading the same in the xml format. The metabot is called inside the taskbot. The metabot has three logic.
First logic is to insert all the widgets controls name which is there in the pdf file into the text file.

Second logic is to insert the value to any of the control which user wants, the user can select the any of the control name from the text file and set the value accordingly.

And third logic is reading the entire PDF content data to XML file.

Get Bot


Bot Security Program
Level 1
Business Process
Automation Type
Last Updated
July 24, 2020
First Published
July 1, 2020
Enterprise Version
Community Version

Setup Process


Download the Bot and follow the instructions to install it in your AAE Control Room.


Open the Bot to configure your username and other settings the Bot will need (see the Installation Guide or ReadMe for details.)


That's it - now the Bot is ready to get going!

Requirements and Inputs

  • PDF file in the form of XFA format is required