2 Replies Latest reply: Jul 4, 2007 5:02 AM by 807605 RSS

    generate thumbnail of file contents


      Hope somebody out there can help me out with this problem.

      I developing a small document management system for a coursework project using java servlets and jsps. I have got as far letting the user upload the documents (pdf,txts,jpgs, any type...), view and download them.

      What I want it, when the user views the documents list, (before downloading) it is possible to generate the a thumbnail of the actual file? e.g. thumbnail of its contents? This is needs to be done for any type of file not just images. Does anyone have any idea?