Monthly Newsletter

May, 2014

Do you need an easy way to implement document review and annotation?

GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET is a convenient library that adds document annotation to your apps quickly. It comes complete with an intuitive, customizable user interface that saves you time and effort. The library lets your users annotate Microsoft Office, PDF and other documents within web .NET apps. Annotated documents can be printed out and exported to PDF, or where the document is originally Microsoft Word, deletions, replacements and highlight annotations can be exported as native Word comments with track changes!


GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET 2.0.0 Released

GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET 2.0.0 now lets users convert pages in documents to a combination of HTML, fonts, SVG and CSS instead of displaying them as images. As a result of this, viewed documents are up to 95% smaller in the browser and load faster. Download it today.

Product News

GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Reorder pages in a document.
  • Improved search.

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java Library

  • GroupDocs.Viewer for Java 2.0.0 released.
  • Native HTML5 support.
  • Faster page rendering on first load.
  • Secure and unique token ID on files uploaded using the upload API.
  • Improvements to token ID API.
  • Improved cache generation for text selection and search.
  • Updated UI.
  • Improved file conversion.
  • Lowered memory usage.
  • Improved integration.
  • Improved image quality for thumbnails.
  • General bug fixes.

GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Fixes for mobile devices.
  • Export annotations to Microsoft Word documents.
  • Improved annotation import and export.
  • Tools for drawing arrows and replacing text.
  • Specify drawing options for the square and polyline annotation tools.
  • Different configuration options added for the control.
  • Support for change tracking.

GroupDocs.Annotation for Java Library

  • Draw annotations on exported PDF documents.
  • Annotation front-end configuration from sample added.
  • Updated document rendering to 2.0.0.
  • Various bug fixes.

GroupDocs.Signature for .NET Library

  • Enhancements and fixes.

GroupDocs.Signature for Cloud API

  • Customize the notification email template.
  • Possible to resend notification emails.
  • Several fixes.

GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Improved detection of style changes.
  • Calculate percentage similarity between compared document layouts.
  • A range of fixes.

GroupDocs.Conversion for Cloud App

  • GroupDocs.Conversion for Cloud 2.0.0 released.

Coming Soon

GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Support for Amazon S3 storage.
  • Support for mobile devices.

GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Blacking out text.
  • Hiding resources, oval and line drawing tools.
  • New print view of annotations.

GroupDocs.Signature for Cloud App

  • Field for attaching a document when signing.
  • Commenting on envelopes.

GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET Library and Cloud App

  • Detect moved text.
  • Merge three and more Microsoft Word documents.
  • Improvements to PDF comparison.

** GroupDocs Cloud App Platform**

  • Support for file versioning.

From The Library

Integrating the GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET library into ASP.NET MVC Projects

GroupDocs for .NET libraries can be integrated into a range of different projects to add document management features to apps. Recently, we wrote an article that shows how to add document annotation features to apps by integrating the GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET library into ASP.NET MVC projects. Read the tutorial.

Using Shared Storage with the GroupDocs.Annotation for Java library on Windows and Linux

Like the .NET library, GroupDocs.Annotation for Java adds document annotation features to a range of different projects. If you want your app to use shared storage, you can. This tutorial explains how to set up shared storage for the GroupDocs.Annotation for Java library on Windows or Linux. 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 Comparison for .NET 2.0.0 – Complete new comparison algorithm, track changes and more.

GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET 2.0.0 – HTML5 support and other new features.

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java 2.0.0 – HTML5 support and other new features.

GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET 1.2.0 – Enhancements and fixes.

GroupDocs.Annotation for Java 1.2.0 – Enhancements and fixes.