pCOS Download

Download PDFlib pCOS

Download PDFlib pCOS by clicking on the appropriate software package. PDFlib pCOS can be evaluated without a license, but will only process PDF documents with up to 10 pages and 1 MB size unless a valid license key is applied. With the purchase of a PDFlib pCOS product license you will receive a license key. The license key will turn the software to an unrestricted version for commercial use.

English PDFlib pCOS documentation is included in each of the software packages. German and Japanese language manuals are available for download at the end of this page.

PDFlib pCOS packages contain:

  • the pCOS command-line tool
  • the pCOS library for the languages noted
  • the English pCOS documentation
  • examples for all supported language bindings
  • auxiliary data files

Usability of Maintenance Updates

The latest PDFlib pCOS 4 maintenance release is available to customers who purchase a new license and to customers with an active support agreement. Customers who have a license for an older maintenance release can purchase a minor update to use the latest maintenance release.

PDFlib pCOS 4 (released 08/2013)

Platform - for details see system requirements

Package for use with

Windows - see system requirements

Windows Server and
Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10

COM .NET, C, C++, Java, Perl, PHP, Python

Windows Server (64-bit) and
Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10 (64-bit)

COM .NET, C, C++, Java, Perl, Python
OS X/macOS - see system requirements

OS X/macOS 10.6 and above on x86/x64

C, C++, Java, Perl, PHP, Python
Linux - see system requirements
Linux x86C, C++, Java, Perl, PHP, Python

Linux on Intel 64

C, C++, Java, Perl, PHP, Python

Oracle/IBM/HP - see system requirements

Oracle Solaris on sparcC, C++, Java, Perl, PHP, Python

Oracle Solaris on sparc (64-bit)

C, C++, Java, Perl, Python
Oracle Solaris x86C, C++, Java, Perl.PHP, Python

Oracle Solaris (x64)

C, C++, Java, Perl
IBM AIX 5/6/7C, C++, Java, Perl, Python

IBM AIX 5/6/7 (64-bit)

C, C++, Java, Perl

HP-UX 11 on IA-64 (ILP32)

C, C++, Java, PHP

HP-UX 11 on IA-64 (LP64)

C, C++, Java, PHP
  • We support PHP 5.3, 5.4, and 5.5. See our PDFlib in PHP HowTo document for more info about PHP and PDFlib.
  • For .NET please see our document PDFlib in .NET HowTo
  • Perl 5.8, 5.10, 5.12, 5.14, 5.16, and 5.18 is supported.
  • Python 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 3.2, and 3.3 is supported.

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PDFlib pCOS Documentation

The PDFlib pCOS Manual provides a thorough introduction to programming with PDFlib pCOS and the complete pCOS API. It is a must-read for all pCOS developers.

PDFlib pCOS
PDFlib pCOS ManualThe English edition of the PDFlib pCOS Manual is included in all pCOS 4.0 packages.
pCOS Path ReferenceThe English Path Reference for pCOS interface 8 is included in all pCOS 4.0 packages.
PDFlib pCOS HandbuchGerman Manual for PDFlib pCOS 4.0
pCOS PfadreferenzGerman Path Reference for pCOS interface 8
pCOS Path ReferenceJapanese Path Reference for pCOS interface 8