DocuVieware Reference Guide
Reference Guides > JavaScript API > Annotations > AddFreehandAnnotInteractive

Here is a code example showing how the draw a green text annotation by showing the creation dialog with custom preloaded properties values.

function addTimeStamp() {
    timeStampAppearance = {
        fill: false,
        stroke: false,
        fontStyle: 0,
        foreColor: "#1CA30D",
        opacity: 1,
        text: "Paid by cash",
        alignment: 0,
        lineAlignment: 0
    DocuViewareAPI.AddTextAnnotInteractive("DocuVieware1", timeStampAppearance, true, ["fontName","fontStyle","foreColor","fontSize","text","opacity"]);

Each annotation having its own properties, please refer to the corresponding function documentation below to have a comprehensive list of it.


This function allows you to draw a freehand annotation (annotation type 10) onto a document into the DocuVieware™ viewer.

AddFreeHandAnnotInteractive: function (docuViewareID[, annotationAppearance, showDialog, enabledProperties])


The identifier for the DocuVieware™ instance you want to add the annotation on.
An optional JavaScript object that contains the appearance you want the annotation to have. Annotation properties are listed below.
An optional boolean that let you decide if the annotation dialog should be shown or not (this requires the annotationAppearance to be sent).
An optional string array that let you decide what properties are going to be shown in the annotation creation dialog.

Return Value

1 if error, 0 if success.

Freehand Annotation Properties

Name Type Default
borderWidth float 0.04
dashStyle int 0
dashCap int 0
opacity float 1
strokeColor string "#000000"