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If we would like to show PDF files in our UWP app, there are some ways to archive this. We could search for third party library's, that provide us the PDF functionality. My problem with that way is, that I was not able to find free PDF library's. The most of them are proprietary and you have to pay for them.

Another way is to use the Windows.Data.Pdf namespace, that is provided by Microsoft. This namespace can render PDF files to images, which can then be displayed in our app. The problem of an image is, that it contains no…

Lukas Kröger

Dual Student of Computer Science Passionate about expanding my horizons. Currently working in the field of cross platform app development with C#.

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