Monthly Newsletter

August, 2014

Add Annotation Features to Java Web Apps

With GroupDocs.Annotation for Java, developers can add sophisticated annotation features to Java web-based applications. GroupDocs.Annotation helps groups collaborate on and finalize documents and images. They can mark up documents in many ways, using highlights, comments, strikethroughs and other intuitive tools. When done, they can save the annotated document to a Microsoft Word file to work on offline.

Product News

GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET Library

  • Support for adding watermarks to printed pages and settings to enable them.
  • Option to pre-load pages on the client-side added.
  • Polish localization added.
  • Improved support for mobile devices.

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java Library

  • Released GroupDocs.Viewer for Java 2.3.0
  • Support for custom locales.
  • Support for rendering XPS files.
  • Support for P8 FileNet.
  • Support for sub-folders.
  • Added image to PNG rendering.
  • Improved support for long file names and URLs.
  • Improvements to email, Microsoft Excel, and Word document viewing.
  • Updated UI.
  • A number of additional minor fixes.

GroupDocs.Annotation for Cloud App

  • Undo/redo feature added.
  • Underline tool added.
  • Ruler added.

GroupDocs.Annotation for Java Library

  • Support for text redaction.
  • Support for exporting annotations and comments directly to a Microsoft Word document when the input is a Microsoft Word document.
  • Updated UI.
  • A number of fixes and enhancements.

GroupDocs.Signature for Cloud App

  • Introduced tagging to envelopes, forms and templates to help users organize their work.
  • A number of fixes.

GroupDocs.Signature for .NET Library

  • Supports using template when generating a summary page.
  • Various fixes and enhancements.

GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Improved DOC/DOCX comparison.
  • Improved detection of changed styles.
  • A number of fixes.

GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • General fixes and enhancements.

Coming Soon

GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET Library

  • Tab-based view for Microsoft Excel documents.
  • Faster viewing of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Project files.

GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET Library

  • Automatic upgrade of the storage schema for new versions.

GroupDocs.Annotation for Cloud Library

  • Support for text replacement, pointers, text and resource redaction, underline text and ruler.

GroupDocs.Annotation for Cloud App

  • Advanced undo/redo feature.

GroupDocs.Signature for Cloud App

  • Forms for multiple documents.

GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Detect moved text.
  • Compare Microsoft Visio project files.
  • Improved comparison of native Microsoft PowerPoint files.

GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Batch conversion.

From The Library

Use GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET to Compare Documents in C#/ASP.NET

GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET is a free-standing library that developers use to integrate comparison features into their applications. We’ve written a detailed article that explains how to use it to compare documents in a desktop environment, or online. Read the article.

Joomla! Extension for GroupDocs.Viewer for Java

We have released a number of extensions that allow developers to integrate our apps and libraries into their websites. Recently, we released one that allows you to integrate GroupDocs.Viewer for Java into Joomla! websites. By hosting both library and documents you are in complete charge of your own infrastructure and security. Find out more.


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Integrations and New Cloud API Samples

Product Releases And Updates

GroupDocs.Total for .NET – The latest release of our .NET libraries.

GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET 1.4.0 – Undo/redo, import/export underlines and other improvements and fixes.

GroupDocs.Assembly for .NET 1.0.3 – Improvements and fixes.

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java 2.3.0 – Support for custom locales, sub-folders, P8 FileNet and rendering XPS files.