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GdPicture.NET 11 New Major Release

Post by Loïc » Thu Aug 21, 2014 1:07 pm

GdPicture 11 is released.

Download link: http://www.gdpicture.com/download/

Reference guide: http://guides.gdpicture.com

Latest DocuVieware build demo: http://docuvieware-demo.com/

What's new?

General
  • Improved image loading speed.
  • SVG image format support (starting Framework 4 edition).
  • Native WPF controls, for viewing and annotating documents.
  • Native ASP.NET WebControl (DocuVieware), HTML5 & AJAX based, for viewing, editing and annotating documents. See: http://www.docuvieware.com
  • New PDF rasterizer and text extraction engines.
  • Improved image compression in PDF by using mixed raster content. (available through the Color Detection Plugin).
  • Multi-threaded usercontrols (starting Framework 4 edition).
  • Improved 1D and 2D barcode recognition accuracy.
  • Printing support enhanced.
  • MICR font reader engine enhanced. Processing time almost divided by two on checks and increased accuracy on damaged documents.
  • GdPicture/XMP annotations are now rendered as native PDF annotation (making them visible under any PDF reader).
  • Lot of new functions to handle PDF forms.
  • Improved interactive annotation editing responsiveness.
  • The COM/ActiveX edition is now based on the .NET Framework 4.0.
  • Simplified redistribution for .NET versions: one standalone .NET assembly and separated c++ runtimes.
New user controls
  • New native WPF control *GdViewer* in the WPF namespace.
  • New native WPF control *ThumbnailEx* in the WPF namespace.
  • New native WPF control *BookmarksTree* in the WPF namespace.
  • New ASP.NET WebControl *DocuVieware* in the GdPicture.11.Web.DocuVieware.dll assembly (Ultimate edition only - requires server runtime license.

Document Imaging
  • Improved Auto Deskew.
  • Improved automatic punch hole removal filter (speed and accuracy).
  • Added a new method to delete black margins (including non uniform margins).
  • Improved blob removal filter and added overload to remove image parasites by specifying size range.
  • Increased OMR speed and reduced memory consumption.
  • New automatic text inversion filter.

Printing
  • Added print size option to specify how the page size must be adjusted depending of the actual paper size. (actual / fit / shrink oversized).
PDF
  • Two new rasterizer engines are now available: WPF and Hybrid.
  • Added option to increase rendered text contrast on low zoom.
  • Text selection with copy to clipboard support in all Viewers.
  • MRC compression support.
  • Improved PDF text extraction (brand new text extraction engine and text size output).
  • Improved PDF digital signature support.
ThumbnailEx
  • Asynchronous PDF page thumbnail generation.
  • Dramatically increased running speed.
Interface changes
  • 4 new controls: GdPicture11.WPF.GdViewer, GdPicture11.WPF.BookmarkTree, GdPicture11.WPF.ThumbnailEx, GdPicture.11.Web.DocuVieware
  • GdPicturePDF: the method GetPageTextWithCoords() now provides the text size.
  • GdPicturePDF: new overloaded method AddImageFromGdPictureImage() to specify advanced compression mechanism such as color detection and mixed raster content (MRC).
  • GdPicturePDF: new overloaded method AddImageFromBitmap() to specify advanced compression mechanism such as color detection and mixed raster content (MRC).
  • GdPicturePDF: new overloaded method RenderPageToGdPictureImage() to specify the PDF rasterizer engine to use.
  • GdPicturePDF: new overloaded method GetPageThumbnail() to specify the PDF rasterizer engine to use.
  • GdPicturePDF: new overloaded method SetPageMetadata to set value from byte array.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method FormFieldHasBorderColor()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method FormFieldHasBackgroundColor()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldCheckBoxStyle()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldCheckBoxStyle()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldOnStateName()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldOnStateName()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldDefaultValue()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldDefaultValue()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldDefaultChecked()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldDefaultChecked()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldFullTitle()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldFullTitleWithCloneNumber()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldAlternateTitle()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldAlternateTitle()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldCloneNumber()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldVisibility()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldVisibility()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldRequired()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldItemValue()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldRequired()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldRadioInUnison()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldRotation()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldRotation()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldFontColor()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldLocation()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldDoNotScroll()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldDoNotScroll()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldRichText()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldRichText()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldPassword()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldPassword()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldDoNotSpellCheck()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldDoNotSpellCheck()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldFileSelect()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldFileSelect()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldComb()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldComb()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldItemSort()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldItemSort()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldItemCommit()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldItemCommit()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldMultiSelect()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldMultiSelect()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldItemEdit()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldItemEdit()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldNoBorderColor()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldNoBackgroundColor()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldFontColor()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldFontSize()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldFontResName()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetTextWordSpacing()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetTextCharSpacing()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetTextScaling()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetTextRise()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSetCertFromP12()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSetCertFromStore()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSetCertFromSmartCard()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSetSignatureInfos()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSetSignaturePos()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSetSignaturePosFromPlaceHolder()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSetStampImage()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSetText()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSetText()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigShowValidationMark()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSetCertificationLevel()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SigSign()
  • GdPictureImaging: new method AutoTextInvert()
  • GdPictureImaging: new method Barcode1DReaderGetBarcodeValueRAWBase64()
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodePDF417ReaderGetBarcodeValueRAWBase64()
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeQRReaderGetBarcodeValueRAWBase64()
  • GdPictureImaging: new method DeleteBlackMargins()
  • GdPictureImaging: new method TagGetExifRotation()
  • GdPictureImaging: new overloaded method SelectPage() to select a page in direct access mode.
  • GdPictureImaging: new overloaded method TagSetXMLPacket to set value from byte array.
  • ThumbnailEx: new property PdfRasterizerEngine to specify the PDF rasterizer engine to use.
  • GdViewer: new property EnableTextSelection.
  • GdViewer: new property PdfIncreaseTextContrast.
  • GdViewer: new property PdfRasterizerEngine to specify the PDF rasterizer engine to use.
  • GdViewer: new method GetSelectedText().
  • GdViewer: new method SelectAllText().
  • GdViewer: new overloaded method Print() to specify how printed pages size must be adjusted depending of the actual paper size.
  • GdViewer: new overloaded method PrintDialog() to specify how printed pages size must be adjusted depending of the actual paper size.
  • AnnotationManager: new GetOrderedAnnotations() method returning of sorted annotations (by z-order).
  • AnnotationManager: new method GetStat()
  • AnnotationManager: new method GetAnnotationIdx()
  • AnnotationManager: new method SetAnnotationFlipState()
  • AnnotationEditor: new method InitFromAnnotationManager()
  • New enumerations: PrintSizeOption, PdfRasterizerEngine, PdfAdvancedImageCompression, PdfSignatureType.

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GdPicture.NET 11.0.7

Post by Loïc » Thu Jan 15, 2015 12:59 pm

- Added Italian localization support to DocuVieware
- Changed all WPF control events to stick the .NET EventHandler pattern.
- Changed target framework of all demo to .NET 4 (was .NET 4 Client).
- Fixed PDF rendering & text extraction issues.
- Fixed a bug in the license manager that was reporting invalid license for the Image SDK edition.

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GdPicture.NET 11.0.8

Post by Loïc » Tue Jan 27, 2015 6:47 pm

- Improved PDF rendering speed.
- Added the capability to copy text section by pressing alt key during the section (implemented in all viewers).
- GdPicturePDF: new method: AddSignatureFormField().
- GdPicturePDF: new method: DrawWrappedText().
- Added text file viewing support for the WPF viewer. (Support for other viewer into the next minor release).
- Added dependency properties for all properties of all WFP native controls.
- All WPF controls now inherit Control base class.
- WPF.ThumbnailEx: Changed Direct Event CLR Events to RoutedEvents with Bubble Strategy.
- WPF.ThumbnailEx: Added Preview RoutedEvents with Tunnel Strategy.
- WPF.ThumbnailEx: Ammended EventArgs classes to inherit from RoutedEventArgs.
- Improved quality of unicode text drawn into PDF.
- Improved QrCode and PDF417 symbols recognition.
- Improved AutoDeskew filter.
- Dramatically increased the speed of unicode text writting into PDF.
- DocuVieware: new property result in the CustomActionEventArgs class that permits to send custom data structure to client through the javascript PostCustomServerAction() success callback.
- DocuVieware: new featured Online Barcode Recognition Demo (Webform & MVC versions). Online version: http://www.docuvieware-demo.com/barcode ... _demo.aspx
- DocuVieware: new property EnableRectangleHighlighterAnnotationButton.
- DocuVieware: new property EnableFreehandHighlighterAnnotationButton.
- DocuVieware: new property EnableRubberStampAnnotationButton.
- DocuVieware: new property EnableRectangleAnnotationButton
- DocuVieware: new property EnableEllipseAnnotationButton..
- DocuVieware: new property EnableLineAnnotationButton.
- DocuVieware: new property EnableConnectedLineAnnotationButton.
- DocuVieware: new property EnableFreehandAnnotationButton.
- DocuVieware: new property EnableLineArrowAnnotationButton.
- DocuVieware: new property EnableRulerAnnotationButton.
- DocuVieware: new property EnableTextAnnotationButton.
- DocuVieware: new property EnableStickyNoteAnnotationButton.

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