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How to display multipicklist values as checkboxes in pdf

Hi Experts,

I have mulitpicklist field called REASON_FOR_CHARGE__c it contains values  almost 14 values those very lengthy so while creating the record if i select the value in the record it need to show in the pdf  as ticked as checkbox, for checkboxes images we stored static resoures ($Resource.Checked,$Resource.UnChecked)
, using those checkboxes i need to display and those values need to be show proper alignment in the pdf page,could anyone help me please.
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Hmm. It's quite hard to work out what you are after there. Could you perhaps post your existing PDF page markup that might help explain better what you are trying to do?

I think you might be interested in apex:selectCheckboxes - which are explained here:
http://salesforce.stackexchange.com/questions/15398/visualforce-picklist-multiple-checkboxes

That gives you checkboxes for a multiselect field from a record.


Otherwise, I think you might be interested in Visualforce iterators, (also covered in the link above a little bit) like Repeat and PageBlockTable - which you can use to output the values from a list (which you could turn your multiselect into in a controller) over and over again very efficently.. more info on those here. https://developer.salesforce.com/forums/?id=906F00000008mOEIAY