Monthly Newsletter

September, 2014

Need a Reliable File Conversion API?

Converting files between formats shouldn’t have to be difficult. All you want to do is to convert one format to another while retaining layout and formatting. With GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET, you get just that. Convert between over 50 formats with high-fidelity results every time. Supported formats include Microsoft Windows Office files, AutoCAD, PDF and image files. By hosting the API on your own infrastructure, you have complete control over file security and compliance.

Product News

GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET Library

  • Tabbed view for multi-sheet Microsoft Excel documents.
  • Faster display of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint documents.
  • Enhanced HTML-based viewing of Microsoft Excel documents.
  • View HTML files without converting to images, stripping out JavaScript.
  • Various improvements and fixes.

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java Library

  • GroupDocs.Viewer for Java 2.4.0.
  • Support for Microsoft Visio files on JDK 1.6.
  • New upload path parameter.
  • Improved speed for file conversion.
  • Various improvements and fixes.

GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET Library

  • Auto-upgrade of GroupDocs.Annotation’s storage schema.
  • Advanced undo/redo feature.
  • Improvements to annotation PDF export.
  • Various improvements and fixes.

GroupDocs.Annotation for Java Library

  • GroupDocs.Annotation for Java 1.5.0.
  • Import and export annotations to and from PDF: underline, ruler.
  • Export annotations from Microsoft Word: area and point annotation, typewriter, watermark, underline, strikeout, text and resource redaction.
  • Export tracked changes.
  • Added the ability to include a user avatar.
  • Various fixes and user interface updates.

GroupDocs.Annotation for Cloud Library

  • Advanced undo/redo feature.

GroupDocs.Annotation for Cloud App

  • Support for text replacement.
  • Support for pointer tool.
  • Support for text and resource redaction.
  • Support for underline and ruler tools.

GroupDocs.Signature for .NET Library

  • Support for forms linked to more than one document.
  • General bug fixes.

GroupDocs.Signature for Cloud App

  • General bug fixes.

GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Improved DOC/DOCX comparison.
  • Performance improvements.
  • General bug fixes.

GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Batch conversion.
  • Various bug fixes.

Coming Soon

GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET Library

  • Enhanced HTML based viewing of Microsoft Project documents.
  • Rotate pages.
  • Log exceptions and operations.

GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET Library

  • Print view options.
  • Navigate annotations using tabs.
  • Tooltips with annotation comments.
  • Enhanced UI usability.

GroupDocs.Signature for Cloud App

  • New field type in envelopes and forms: stamp.
  • Owner can allow users to move fields during the signature process.

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

  • Performance improvements.
  • Enhanced comparison for documents with advanced Microsoft Word features.

From The Library

Setting up and Customizing Email Notification Templates in the GroupDocs.Signature for Cloud App

GroupDocs.Signature lets you manage the signature workflow online, whether the document is a complex contract or a simple NDA. One of the features that makes the app so convenient is the in-built reminder management. To give you total control, you can customize the various email notifications that the app sends during the signature process. Find out more.

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java Trigger Customization

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java, our HTML5 universal document reader, supports a number of in-built JavaScript triggers that control how files are viewed. We’ve written an article that lists them and shows how to use them. Read the article.


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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.Viewer for Java 2.4.0 – Diagram file support for JDK 1.6 and various fixes.

GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET 1.5.0 – Updated database schema and other enhancements and fixes.

GroupDocs.Conversion for Java 1.5.0 – Support for a number of new annotation tools and fixes.

GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET 1.3.6 – Improved conversion and various fixes.