GdPicture.NET 14.1.42 (October 29th 2019)

  • Added new annotation type: AnnotationRedaction
  • AnnotationManager: new method AddRedactionAnnot().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method Repair().
  • DocuVieware: improved TWAIN scanning support.
  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved MRC engine accuracy and speed.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.41 (October 24th 2019)

  • GdPictureOCR: new method GetPageRotation()
  • GdPictureOCR: new method GetPageSkewAngle()
  • GdPictureOCR: new mehod GetBlockOrientation()
  • Improved MRC engine accuracy.
  • Improved OCR engine accuracy.
  • DocuVieware: improved page transfer speed.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.40 (October 17th 2019)

  • Added PDF redaction support.
  • Dramatically improved OCR engine accuracy.
  • Improved MRC engine accuracy & speed.
  • Improved OMR engine accuracy.
  • Improved SVG rendering engine, quality and speed.
  • GdPictureOCR: new property EnablePreprocessing.
  • GdPictureOCR: new method GetWordConfidence().
  • GdPictureOCR: new method GetSerializedResult().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetOcrPageOrientationDetection().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method AddRedactionRegion().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method ApplyRedaction().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method ClearRedactionRegions().
  • New enumeration OCRBlockOrientation.
  • DocuVieware: new property ImageQuality.
  • Improved rendering speed.
  • Improved font substitution mechanism for all formats.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.39 (October 08th 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved OMR engine speed and accuracy.
  • Dramatically improved PDF/OCR generation.
  • Improved SVG rendering engine.
  • Improved patch code reader accuracy.
  • Added support for external OCR engine usage during PDF/OCR generation.
  • DocuVieware: new property DisableAnnotationPrinting.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method MergePages().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetOverrideOcrEngine().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetOverrideOcrEngine().
  • GdPicturePDF: new event ExternalOcrPageRequest.
  • New class added: PdfOcrOptions.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.38 (September 30th 2019)

  • Improved SVG rendering engine.
  • Improved digital signing support with the .NET core edition.
  • Dramatically Improved MRC engine: accuracy, speed and produced document quality.
  • Dramatically improved OCR speed and accuracy.
  • Improved .NET Core 3 edition. (now based on the final .NET core 3.0 release).
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function LoadFromBase64().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.37 (September 18th 2019)

  • Added support for converting SVG images to vector PDF documents.
  • ThumbnailEx control (WinForm): improved drop shadow appearance and rendering speed.
  • Improved PDF optimizer engine.
  • Improved SVG rendering engine.
  • Improved document printing support.
  • Improved Office formats rendering engine.
  • DocuVieware: new method LoadFromByteArray().
  • DocuVieware: new method LoadFromFile().
  • DocuVieware: new method BurnAnnotations().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.36 (September 10th 2019)

  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new methods ConvertToPDF().
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new methods CombineToPDF().
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtPageWidth.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtPageHeight.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtPageMarginLeft.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtPageMarginTop.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtPageMarginRight.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtPageMarginBottom.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtHorizontalTextAlignment.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtFontSize.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtFontFamily.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtFontBold.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter class: new property TxtFontItalic.
  • Improved PDF encryption support.
  • Improved Office formats renderers.
  • Improved DocuVieware data transfer performances.
  • Improved DocuVieware TWAIN controller.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.35 (September 03rd 2019)

  • Improved PDF/A converter engine.
  • Improved XLSX format rendering and conversion to PDF.
  • Improved performance and stability of the GdPicture.NET COM/ActiveX edition.
  • DocuVieware: improved stability and performance under high server loads.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.34 (August 29th 2019)

  • Improved PDF reducer engine.
  • Improved Office format rendering.
  • Improved TWAIN support.
  • GdPictureImaging: new method TwainImagePreview().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload DeleteOCG() to specify if OCG content shall be removed.
  • DocuVieware: improved TWAIN Controller UX.
  • DocuVieware: improved TWAIN acquisition speed.
  • DocuVieware: new Javascript function GetPageWidth().
  • DocuVieware: new Javascript function GetPageHeight().
  • DocuVieware: added the possibility to undo drawings of freehand annotations one by one using ctrl+z shortcut.
  • DocuVieware: added the possibility to select all current page text using ctrl+a shortcut.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.33 (August 16th 2019)

  • Improved PDF form-fields support.
  • DocuVieware: dramatically improved TWAIN scanning controller (speed & memory usage).
  • XLSX rasterizer engine: improved support for cell/text formatting.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.32 (August 13th 2019)

  • Improved PNG file creation speed and compression rate.
  • Improved TIFF image creation speed and compression rate (when Deflate encoding is used).
  • Improved PDF reducer engine (compression speed and rate).
  • DOCX rasterizer engine: fixed paragraph numbering-related issues.
  • DOCX rasterizer engine: fixed header/footer-related issues.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter: new property PdfEnableColorDetection.
  • DocuVieware: improved global performances.
  • DocuVieware: introduced a new adaptive raster cache mechanism which dramatically speed-up transfer content of reused documents.
  • DocuViewareControl: new property EnableAdaptiveRasterCache.
  • DocuVieware: new property EnableAdaptiveRasterCache.
  • DocuViewareManager: new method SetAdaptiveRasterCacheLength().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.31 (August 7th 2019)

  • GdViewer (WinForm): Improved UI.
  • Improved PDF/A converter engine.
  • Improved XLSX rasterizer engine.
  • Improved RAW image loading.
  • Improved WIA and TWAIN scanning support.
  • Improved MRC engine.
  • GdPicture & DocuVieware: added .NET Core 3 edition of the assemblies. (preview).
  • GdPicturePDF: new method FlattenVisibleOCGs().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.30 (July 30th 2019)

  • Improved PDF rasterizer engine.
  • Improved XLSX rasterizer engine.
  • Improved PDF/A converter engine.
  • Improved PDF/OCR generator.
  • Improved PDF Reducer engine.
  • PdfEncryption Enumeration: added new member PdfEncryption256BitAES2.
  • GdPicturePDF added AES-256 encryption algorithm with improved password handling introduced in ISO 32000-2.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.29 (July 23rd 2019)

  • Introduced support for XLSX format.
  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved PDF Reducer engine.
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload FlattenFormFields() to specify page on which form fields shall be flattened.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method FlattenAnnotation().
  • GdPicturePDF: reduced produced file size.
  • Improved COM edition support for Delphi.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.28 (July 17th 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine speed and accuracy.
  • New PDF optimizer engine. Delivered through the GdPicturePDFReducer class (requires Ultimate edition).
  • Improved SVG rasterizer.
  • Improved PDF/A converter engine.
  • DocuVieware: Improved UI responsiveness.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.27 (July 10th 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine speed and accuracy.
  • Introduced support for tables in RTF rasterizer engine.
  • Improved SVG rasterizer.
  • DocuVieware: Improved gesture support with touch screen devices.
  • DocuVieware: Added support for password protected documents from the client side.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.26 (July 4th 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved PDF/A converter engine.
  • Improved PDF rendering engine.
  • Improved SVG rendering engine.
  • Improved PDF text extraction engine.
  • Improved support for password protected PDF with unicode characters.
  • Improved printing speed.
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload EmbedFile() for embedding files from stream.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method PrintSetPreRasterizationDPI().
  • GdViewer (WPF and WinForms): new method PrintSetPreRasterizationDPI().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.25 (June 25th 2019)

  • GdPicture.NET is now compatible with .NET core 3 Windows Forms App.
  • Improved COM edition interfaces generation to offer backward/forward compatibility starting version 14.0.25.
  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved PDF/OCR generator.
  • Several improvements on user control appearances (WinForm and WPF).
  • ThumbnailEx WinForm control: new property EnableDropShadow.
  • GdViewer WinForm control: new property DrawPageBorders.
  • GdViewer WinForm control: new property PageBordersPenSize.
  • GdViewer WinForm control: new property PageBordersColor.
  • Improved PDF/A converter engine.
  • Improved built-in PDF font pack engine.
  • GdPictureOCR: Added automatic automatic orientation support with LSTM based dictionaries.
  • DocuVieware: improved document loading speed while using http/ftp transfer modes.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.24 (June 20th 2019)

  • Critical bug fixes with annotation system and COM support.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.23 (June 19th 2019)

  • Improved image autocrop with 32bpp bitmap.
  • Improved MRC engine accuracy and speed.
  • Improved PDF/A converter engine.
  • Improved SVG rendering engine.
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer engine.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.22 (June 12th 2019)

  • Introduced the first version of the built-in PDF to PDF/A converter.
  • Improved PDF generation speed.
  • Improved SVG rasterizer.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method ConvertToPDFA().
  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved QR-Code reader engine.
  • New enumeration PdfConversionConformance.
  • DocuVieware: improved stylus support.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.21 (June 04th 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved SVG renderer.
  • Introduced support of page layouts with several columns in DOCX rasterizer engine.
  • Improved OCR accuracy and stability with LSTM based dictionaries.
  • GdPicturePDF: Improved digital signature and certification processing.
  • GdPicturePDF: Improved forms editing support.
  • AnnotationManager: new method GetFirstAnnotationCommentIdx().
  • DocuVieware: improved user experience.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.20 (May 22nd 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine accuracy.
  • Improved SVG rasterizer.
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer.
  • GdPictureImaging: New enumeration BarcodeAztecCodeVersion.
  • DocuVieware: new property AjaxCustomHeaders.
  • DocuVieware: new property FileDownloadCustomHeaders.
  • DocuVieware: new property AjaxRequestTimeout.
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function DisplayMessageBox().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function DisplayPendingActionNotification().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function HidePendingActionNotification().
  • DocuVieware: improved speed on farms context.
  • GdPicturePDF: set of new methods DrawBarcodeAztec().
  • GdPicturePDF: improved text extracion / text selection coordinate precision.
  • Improved compatibility with .NET Core 3.0 (preview).
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.19 (May 15th 2019)

  • Improved QR-code decoder accuracy.
  • GdPicturePDF: Improved digital signature and certification processing.
  • Improved global speed of the Toolkit.
  • Improved MRC engine accuracy and speed.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.18 (May 08th 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine accuracy and speed.
  • Improved Office formats rasterizer.
  • Improved SVG rasterizer.
  • Improved PDF rasterizer.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.17 (May 01st 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved PDF generator engine.
  • Improved SVG rasterizer.
  • DocuVieware: Improved UI with mobile devices.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.16 (April 24th 2019)

  • Important improvements in the DOCX rasterizer engine.
  • Improved MRC engine accuracy.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.15 (April 17th 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine accuracy.
  • Improved 1D barcode reader accuracy and speed.
  • Improved PDF rasterizer.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetPageUserUnit().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetPageUserUnit().
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter: new property RasterizationDPI.
  • DocuVieware: improved annotations manipulation support.
  • Introduced support for tables in header/footer in DOCX rasterizer engine.
  • Improved header/footer rendition in DOCX rasterizer engine.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.14 (April 09th 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved PDF rendering quality.
  • GdPictureImaging: new overload SaveAsJPEG() to specify jpeg sub-sampling mode.
  • New enumeration JPEGSubsamplingMode.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.13 (April 3rd 2019)

  • Improved zero-length pdf path rendering.
  • Fixed a critical bug in DocuVieware preventing execution in some context. (2)

GdPicture.NET 14.1.12 (April 2nd 2019)

  • Fixed a critical bug in DocuVieware preventing execution in some context.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.11 (April 1st 2019)

  • Introduced a new rendering engine based on Skia. Now GdPicture.NET.14.Imaging.Rendering.Skia(.64).dll is required by the runtime.
  • GdViewer: dramatically improves rendering speed and control responsiveness with large bitmap.
  • Improved of lot the rendering speed of all kind of documents (PDF, DOCX, DXF, raster images…).
  • Improved memory usage of the toolkit.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetTextExtractionOptions().
  • Improved autodeskew filter speed and produced image quality.
  • new enumeration TextExtractionOptions.
  • Improved support of tables (notably tables split over several pages) in DOCX and ODT rasterizer engines.
  • Several improvements on the MRC engine.
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RegisterOnSnapInPanelResized().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RegisterOnSnapInPanelToggle().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RemoveAnnotById().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.10 (March 20th 2019)

  • Improved MRC accuracy and speed.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.9 (March 14th 2019)

  • Improved the support of forced page breaks and tables of one single cell in the DOCX rasterizer engine.
  • Improved 1D barcode reader engine accuracy and speed.
  • Dramatically improved MRC engine accuracy.
  • Reintroduced PDFA/1 (a-b) generation support for produced documents of the MRC engine.
  • Added support for custom annotations printing.
  • Improved PDF/OCR generator accuracy.
  • Improved PDF rendering engine.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.8 (March 07th 2019)

  • Improved 1D barcode reader accuracy and speed.
  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved text rendering and extraction support with multi-byte characters.
  • DocuVieware: new property RasterizerPixelSizeLimit.
  • DocuVieware: new method GetLastTransferError().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.7 (February 27th 2019)

  • Greatly improved the rendition of table borders in the DOCX rasterizer engine.
  • Improved MRC engine compression rate and produced documents quality.
  • Improved PDF rendering speed.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.6 (February 21st 2019)

  • Improved rendering and rasterizing speed of large bitmaps.
  • Introduced the support of tables in the ODT rasterizer engine.
  • Improved MRC engine accuracy.
  • Improved PDF rendering speed and memory usage.
  • GdViewer (WinForms & WPF): improved zooming speed of large documents.
  • DocuVieware: improved page transfer speed.
  • Improved PDF Text Search functionality.
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SearchText().
  • GdViewer: new overload SearchText().
  • GdViewer: new overload GetTextOccurrenceCount().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldsNeedAppearances().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldsNeedAppearances().
  • Improved built-in PDF optimization engine.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.5 (February 12th 2019)

  • Improved MRC compression rate and produced document quality.
  • Improved OCR engine accuracy.
  • Improved DOCX and ODT rasterizers.
  • Improved 1D & 2D barcode reader accuracy & speed.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method RemoveUnusedResources().
  • Improved PDF parser and built-in PDF optimization engine.
  • DocuVieware: new property CustomHeaders.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.4 (February 1st 2019)

  • Improved MRC compression rate and produced document quality.
  • Improved DOCX and ODT rasterizer engines.
  • Improved PDF/OCR engine.
  • Improved 2D barcode reader accuracy.
  • Improved built-in PDF font pack engine.
  • DocuVieware: dramatically improved loading speed of RTF, ODT and DOCX document on farms hosting.
  • DocuVieware: fixed compatibility issue with RequireJS.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.3 (January 23rd 2019)

  • Improved MRC engine compression rate.
  • Improved memory management of the internal PDF merger engine.
  • Improved accuracy of 1D & 2D barcode reader engines.
  • Improved DOCX and ODT rasterizers.
  • Improved PDF/OCR generator.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.2 (January 17th 2019)

  • Improved 1D barcode reading accuracy.
  • Improved 2D barcode reading accuracy.
  • Improved ODT rasterizer.
  • Improved MRC engine compression rate.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.1 (January 10th 2019)

  • GdViewer (WinForm & WPF): new property AnnotationSelectionLineColor.
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload method IsPageImage(bool IgnoreHiddenText).
  • GdPicturePDF: new method ReplaceImageMRC().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method AutoDeskew().
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer.
  • Improved ODT rasterizer.
  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved 1D barcode reader accuracy.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.1.0 (January 2nd 2019)

  • Added support for OpenDocument Text format (.odt).
  • Dramatically improved MRC compression rate and quality of produced documents.
  • Improved 1D barcode reader accuracy.
  • Improved 2D barcode reader accuracy.
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer.
  • Improved the color detection engine.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetWrappedTextLineCount().
  • Improved built-in PDF merger engine.
  • Improved built-in PDF font pack engine.
  • The SDK now targets the .NET framework 4.6.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.77 (November 29th 2018)

  • MRC engine: improved quality and compression rate of produced documents.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter: new method SaveAsDOCX().
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter: new property DocXImageQuality.
  • GdPictureImaging: new method SetPixelArrayByteBGR().
  • Improved PDF, DOCX and RTF rasterizers.
  • Improved 2D barcode recognition speed and accuracy.
  • Improved PDF form-fields support, especially with Unicode characters handling.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.76 (November 21st 2018)

  • MRC engine: improved quality and compression rate of produced documents.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method DeleteCustomPDFInformation()
  • Dramatically improved 1D barcode reader accuracy, especially with low quality images.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.75 (November 16th 2018)

  • MRC engine: improved quality and compression rate of produced documents.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetPageTextWithCoordsEx().
  • Improved OCR speed, especially with document having lot of content.
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer.
  • Improved PDF text extraction.
  • Improved 2D barcode reader robustness.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.74 (November 09th 2018)

  • MRC engine: improved quality and compression rate of produced documents.
  • Improved 2D barcode recognition speed and accuracy.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.73 (November 07th 2018)

  • Implemented a new adaptive file caching mechanism into the toolkit.
  • Improved PDF rasterizer.
  • Improved MRC engine compression rate and quality of produced documents.
  • Improved 2D barcode reader accuracy.
  • GdPictureOCR: new property EnableVigorousDespeckle.
  • GdPictureDocumentUtilities: new method SetAdaptiveFileCachingMechanism().
  • GdPictureDocumentUtilities: new method ReleaseAllGdPictureImages().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GuessPageTextRotation().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetAnnotationName().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetAnnotationName().
  • GdPicturePDF: dramatically reduced memory usage while manipulating / cloning documents.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.72 (October 30th 2018)

  • Added support for reading and writing Aztec Codes.
  • Improved the MRC engine compression rate, quality and speed.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetMRCPreserveSmoothing().
  • GdPictureSegmenter: new method GetBlockType().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderClear().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderDoScan().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeCount().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeValue().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeValueRAW().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeValueRAWBase64().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeX1().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeX2().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeX3().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeX4().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeY1().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeY2().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeY3().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecReaderGetBarcodeY4().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecGetSize().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method BarcodeAztecWrite().
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.71 (October 19th 2018)

  • Improved MRC engine.
  • DOCX rasterizer: Fixed a number of issues related to tabs, lists and indentation.
  • Improved PDF page normalization feature.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.70 (October 12th 2018)

  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetMRCImageBackgroundResolution().
  • Improved MRC engine: produced output quality and compression rate.
  • Improved DOCX and PDF rendering engines.
  • Improved PDF/OCR generation (accuracy and memory usage).
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.69 (October 04th 2018)

  • GdPicturePDF: new overload FormFieldHasBorderColor().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload GetFormFieldBorderColor().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SetFormFieldBorderColor().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SetFormFieldNoBorderColor().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload GetFormFieldBorderStyle().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SetFormFieldBorderStyle().
  • Improved MRC engine: speed, compression rate, output quality.
  • Improced rendering of PDF documents with CJK fonts.
  • Improved 1D barcode reader accuracy.
  • Improved DOCX renderer, especially images position, text position, text rendering, indentations and tabulations.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.67 (September 20th 2018)

  • Dramatically improved quality of produced documents by the MRC engine.
  • Improved OCR accuracy & speed.
  • Improved DXF rasterizer.
  • Improved PDF/A generator.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.66 (September 11th 2018)

  • GdPicturePDF: new overload GetFormFieldCheckBoxStyle()
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SetFormFieldCheckBoxStyle()
  • Improved MRC engine (compression rate and output quality).
  • Improved DXF rasterizer.
  • Improved DOCX rendering speed.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.65 (September 03rd 2018)

  • GdPicturePDF: new method BeginXObjectForm.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method EndXObjectForm.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method DrawXObjectForm.
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function: GetAnnotPropertiesValues()
  • Improved PDF generation speed.
  • Improved DXF rasterizer.
  • Improved MRC engine (compression rate and output quality).
  • Improved 1D barcode reading speed and accuracy.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.64 (August 15th 2018)

  • Fixed regression on the PDF/MRC engine.
  • Improved MRC engine (produced document quality and compression rate).
  • Improved borders detection engine accuracy.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.63 (August 13th 2018)

  • GdPictureImaging: improved speed of the TiffMergeFiles() methods.
  • Improved DXF -> PDF converter.
  • Improved borders detection accuracy.
  • MRC engine: improved compression rate and dramatically increased quality of produced documents.
  • DocuVieware: the control now uses FIPS-compatible cryptographic algorithms.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.62 (August 3rd 2018)

  • Added support for PDF 2.0 reading (writing was already supported).
  • Improved MRC compression engine (better quality of produced documents and better compression rate).
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer, especially with tables rendering.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.61 (July 26th 2018)

  • Improved 1D & 2D barcode recognition speed and accuracy.
  • Improved DXF rasterizer.
  • Improved PDF rasterizer.
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer.
  • Improved DXF –> PDF conversion to produce smaller file size.
  • GdPicturePDF: added a font compression / reduction engine.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method PackFonts()
  • Improved compression rate and produced document quality of the MRC engine.
  • Improved PDF417 barcode decoder accuracy.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.
  • Fixed a DOCX reading error.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.60 (July 16th 2018)

  • GdViewer: ForceTemporaryModeForImage and ForceTemporaryModeForPDF properties renamed to ForceTemporaryMode.
  • DocuVieware: new static method DocuViewareManager.CollectSessionsData().
  • Improved color detection engine accuracy.
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer.
  • Improved DXF rasterizer.
  • Improved PDF417 barcode reader accuracy.
  • Dramatically improved compression rate of the MRC engine.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.58 (July 7th 2018)

  • Improved 1D barcode reader accuracy and speed.
  • Improvd DOCX rendering.
  • Improved DXF rendering.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.57 (July 5th 2018)

  • Added support for DXF document viewing (preview).
  • Improved malformed PDF parsing.
  • Improved 1D & 2D barcode detection accuracy.
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer.
  • Reduced size of produced PDF.
  • Improved MRC engine to produce better quality output.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method ResetFormFieldCheckedState().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method ResetFormFieldDefaultCheckedState().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload GetFormFieldFontSize().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload GetFormFieldFontColor().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SetFormFieldFontSize().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SetFormFieldFontColor().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldBackgroundColor().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldBackgroundColor().

GdPicture.NET 14.0.56 (June 21st 2018)

  • Improved DOCX renderer.
  • Improved PDF renderer.
  • Improved MRC compression engine to produce better quality output.
  • Improved color detection engine accuracy.
  • Improved 1D & 2D barcode readers speed & accuracy.
  • Added support for generating PDF/Universal Accessibility (PDF/UA).
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetTagRootID().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method NewTag().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method BeginMarkedContentSequence().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method BeginMarkedContent().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method EndMarkedContent().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method AttachTagToAnnotation().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method AttachTagToFormField().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method MapStructureType().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetLanguage().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetTagTitle().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetTagAlternateDescription().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetTagActualText().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetTagLanguage().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetTagAttribute().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function ShowSnapIn().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function HideSnapIn().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RegisterOnThumbnailsSnapInSelected().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RegisterOnBookmarksSnapInSelected().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RegisterOnSearchSnapInSelected().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RegisterOnAnnotationsSnapInSelected().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RegisterOnCommentsSnapInSelected().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.55 (June 14th 2018)

  • GdPictureImaging: new method AppendToTiff().
  • Improved form-fields handling.
  • Improved MRC compression rate.
  • Improved DataMatrix reader accuracy.
  • Improved automatic borders removal filter.
  • Improved PDF parsing and rendering.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.54 (June 6th 2018)

  • Improved borders detection filters speed and accuracy.
  • Improved DOCX rendering.
  • Improved QR-code reader speed and accuracy.
  • Improved OCR accuracy on color bitmap.
  • Improved PDF form-fields handling.
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function LoadFromByteArray().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.53 (May 29th 2018)

  • Improved black border removal filter.
  • Improved MRC engine.
  • Improved QR-code reading speed and accuracy.
  • Improved form-fields handling support.
  • GdViewer (WinForm and WPF): the aspect ratio of annotations is maintained during resizing with shift key pressed.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter: new property PdfImageQuality.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.
  • Improved DOCX rasterizer.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.52 (May 22nd 2018)

  • Improved OCR engine accuracy.
  • Improved PDF/OCR generation.
  • Improved borders removal filter accuracy.
  • Improved punch holes removal filter accuracy.
  • Improved blank page detection filter accuracy.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.51 (May 18th 2018)

  • Improved docx renderer.
  • Improved PDF parser.
  • Improved borders detection algorithm.
  • Improved OCR page orientation detection feature.
  • Improved 1D & 2D barcode readers accuracy and speed.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.50 (May 10th 2018)

  • Improved PDF rendering with ICC color spaces.
  • Improved accuracy and speed of Qr Code recognition engine.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.49 (May 07th 2018)

  • Improved PDF rendering with CJK fonts.
  • Improved punch holes removal filter speed and accuracy.
  • Dramatically improved black margins removal filter speed and accuracy.
  • Dramatically improved white margins removal filter speed and accuracy.
  • Dramatically improved borders detection filter speed and accuracy.
  • Improved the blank page detection engine.
  • Improved accuracy and speed of 1D barcode recognition engine.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.48 (April 27th 2018)

  • GdViewer WPF: improved annotation rendering quality.
  • Improved speed of the punch holes removal filter.
  • Improved loading speed of large tiff files.
  • Improved text search and text extraction speed.
  • DocuVieware: form-fields tab order is now honored.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.47 (April 19th 2018)

  • Dramatically improved punch hole removal filter accuracy and speed (up to 6x faster).
  • Improved docx document rendering.
  • DocuVieware: new javascript function EnsureAnnotVisibility().
  • DocuVieware: improved user experience related to annotations and text results navigation.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.46 (April 13th 2018)

  • Improved DICOM image reader speed and memory usage.
  • Improved jpeg2000 & JBIG2 decoding speed and memory usage in the 32-bit version (64-bit was already optimized).
  • GdPicturePDF: improved SetFormFieldDefaultChecked() method.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method RemoveJavaScript()
  • GdViewer (WPF version): improved support for page link navigation in touch mode.
  • Improved 1D barcode reader accuracy and speed.
  • Improved COM/ActiveX interface.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.45 (April 6th 2018)

  • Improved color detection engine accuracy.
  • PDF: Improved form-fields handling (radio buttons, list boxes).
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload GetFormFieldOnStateName().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SetFormFieldOnStateName().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFormFieldDefaultChecked().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetFormFieldDefaultChecked().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload GetFormFieldChecked().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SetFormFieldChecked().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload GetFormFieldValue().
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SetFormFieldValue().
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter: improved PDF -> TIFF convertion speed and produced file size.
  • Improved robustness and speed of 2D barcode recognition engines.
  • Improved PDF rendering speed with complex documents.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.44 (March 23rd 2018)

  • Improved docx rasterizer.
  • Improved docx -> pdf conversion.
  • PDF: improved form-fields handling.
  • GdViewer: new property: RenderGdPictureAnnots.
  • The DeleteBlackBorders() method of the GdPictureImaging class can now work with any pixel format bitmap.
  • Improved 2D barcode encoding engines to better handle utf8 characters.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.43 (March 16th 2018)

  • New GdPictureSegmenter class to offer segmentation features (requires an Ultimate license).
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload of MergeDocuments() to enable control over some merging options.
  • Improved color detection engine.
  • Improved PDF/OCR engine.
  • Improved all barcode reader engines (speed & accuracy).
  • DocuVieware: new RegisterOnTextAnnotated(docuViewareID, callback) JavaScript event.
  • DocuVieware: new HighlightSelectedText(docuViewareID, [color]) JavaScript function.
  • DocuVieware: new StrikeoutSelectedText(docuViewareID, [color]) JavaScript function.
  • DocuVieware: new UnderlineSelectedText(docuViewareID, [color]) JavaScript function.
  • DocuVieware: new AddSelectedTextContextMenuItem(docuViewareID, caption, callback) JavaScript function.
  • DocuVieware: new AddAnnotationsActionButton(docuViewareID, title, icon, callback) JavaScript function.
  • DocuVieware: new EnableSelectedTextAnnotationEdition .NET property.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.42 (March 9th 2018)

  • GdPictureOCR: added support for obtaining the page segmentation without characters recognition.
  • Improved MRC engine. Speed and compression rate.
  • Improved speed & robustness of the PDF417 recognition engine.
  • DocuVieware: Selected text context menu now provides direct highlight, strikeout and underline features.
  • DocuVieware: New .NET property: EnableTextSelectionAnnotation.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.41 (March 1st 2018)

  • Improved blank page detection speed & accuracy.
  • Improved PDF rasterizer memory usage.
  • Improved PDF parser.
  • Improved robustness of PDF417 engine.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.40 (February 23rd 2018)

  • Improved PDF417 barcode reader accuracy.
  • Fixed a licensing issue.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.39 (February 22nd 2018)

  • 1D barcode reader: speed improved.
  • DataMatrix barcode reader: Improved accuracy.
  • QR code reader: Improved accuracy and speed.
  • Fixed a regression into the PDF417 barcode reader.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method HasXFAFormFields().
  • Fixed Digital Signature issues with encrypted documents.
  • Improved process of applying Multiple Digital Signatures, especially when using Signature Place Holders.
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload of SetSignaturePosFromPlaceHolder() to select place holder by name.
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function GetPageFormFields().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function UpdateFormFields().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.38 (February 14th 2018)

  • Improved PDF formfields support.
  • DocuVieware: new javascript function AddAnnot.
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function AddCustomSnapIn().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.37 (February 8th 2018)

  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.36 (February 3rd 2018)

  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.35 (February 1st 2018)

  • GdPictureOCR: new method GetParagraphBlockIndex()
  • GdPictureOCR: new method GetTextLineParagraphIndex()
  • GdPictureOCR: new method GetWordLineIndex()
  • GdPictureOCR: new method GetCharacterWordIndex()
  • Improved PDF rendering.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.34 (January 25th 2018)

  • DOCX rasterizer: Introduced support for rotated pictures.
  • DOCX rasterizer: Introduced support for sub tables.
  • DOCX rasterizer: Introduced support for structured document content within tables.
  • DOCX rasterizer: Improved speed and accuracy for the rendition of tables.
  • RTF rasterizer: added support for image rendering.
  • OCR: improved recognition speed on HQ bitmap.
  • TWAIN: improved memory transfer mode.
  • PDF rasterizer: improved pattern rendering.
  • PDF417 barcode reader: Improved speed and accuracy.
  • GdPicturePDF class: updated interface of AddRadioButtonFormField method.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.33 (January 17th 2018)

  • GdPictureImaging: new method PrintSetPageSelection().
  • GdPicturePDF: GetAnnotationReadOnly marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SetAnnotationReadOnly marked as deprecated.
  • GdPictureOCR: new method GetTextLineValue().
  • Improved the font substitution mechanism.
  • DOCX: Improved the rendition of tables.
  • DOCX: Introduced support for alternative content.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter: new property PdfBitonalImageCompression.
  • GdPictureDocumentConverter: new property PdfColorImageCompression.
  • GdPictureOCR: removed recently introduced RunOCR() and GetOrientation() methods taking a GdPicture image as parameter*.
  • OCR: added support for page orientation detection for arabic language.

*Now the SetImage() method must be called before doing OCR process(es). This has been done to ensure consumer to take advantage of all possible internal optimizations, especially in multiple zones OCR context.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.32 (January 08th 2018)

  • Fixed a critical regression introduced in the 14.0.31 about a GDPICTUREIMG_GetImageFormat function missing.
  • Some memory usage improvements to the OCR engine.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.31 (January 05th 2018)

  • GdPictureOCR: new property CharacterBlackList.
  • GdPictureOCR: new property EnableSkewDetection.
  • GdPictureOCR: new property EnableOrientationDetection.
  • GdPictureOCR: new property OrientationDetectionAccuracyLevel.
  • Improved autodeskew engine speed and accuracy.
  • Introduced support for loading CUR files.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.30 (January 03rd 2018)

  • Improved blank page detection accuracy.
  • Improved page orientation detection accuracy.
  • Improved autodeskew engine accuracy.
  • Improved PDF/OCR generation accuracy and speed.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.29 (December 19th 2017)

  • Fixed a problem reading some specific WSQ files.
  • Improved PDF rasterizer engine with non embedded fonts.
  • Improved blank page detection engine accuracy.
  • Improved borders removal engine accuracy.
  • Fixed a bug into the OCR engine while processing non common image resolutions.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.28 (December 14th 2017)

  • New GdPictureOCR class with advanced OCR capabilities and segmentation features.
  • New format supported: WSQ. (Wavelet scalar quantization).
  • OCR methods of the GdPictureImaging class are now deprecated. The new GdPictureOCR class must be used instead.
  • Improved pdf text extraction and search algorithms.
  • Improved PDF rasterizer with better handling of non embedded fonts and by adding support to non standard color spaces produced by popular PDF generators.
  • Reduced OCR memory usage, especially in multithread context.
  • Datamatrix reader engine: Improved accuracy by introducing support for several string encoding.
  • PDF417 reader engine: Improved accuracy by introducing support for several string encoding.
  • QR Code reader engine: Improved accuracy by introducing support for several string encoding.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.27 (December 01st 2017)

  • Fixed a problem causing the OCR not to recognize large image files.
  • Improved speed of the GdViewer control (WPF edition) for annotations drawing and rendering.
  • 1D barcode engine: improved accuracy to avoid false positives.
  • 1D barcode engine: improved speed.
  • 1D barcode writer: fixed a problem causing some characters not to be encoded properly.
  • PDF417 barcode writer: fixed a crash.
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function GetCurrentSearchOccurrenceIdx().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.26 (November 21st 2017)

  • Improved jpeg2000 encoding / decoding speed and memory usage.
  • Barcode 1d reader: improved recognition speed.
  • All barcode reader engines: improved robustness.
  • Barcode PDF417 reader engine: reduced memory used.
  • Barcode Datamatrix reader engine: reduced memory used.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method GetFontData().
  • Improved PDF parser engine.
  • Improved pdf rendering engine.
  • Improved borders detection filters.
  • Improved blank pages detection algorithm.
  • Improved TWAIN memory transfer mode and added compatibility with some CANON drivers producing invalid bitmap headers.
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function GetSearchResultsCount().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function SearchNavigateToOccurrence().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RegisterOnSearchInvoked().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RegisterOnAnnotationMouseEnter().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function RegisterOnAnnotationMouseLeave().
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.25 (November 01st 2017)

  • Barcode 1D engine: Improved accuracy and speed.
  • Improved the accuracy of the color detection engine.
  • Improved PDF rendering with type 3 fonts.
  • Improved PDF rendering with badly encoded font references.
  • Improved TWAIN acquisition support.
  • Improved GdViewer (WinForm) rendering and behavior with native screen scale.
  • Improved PDF parser to better handle some corrupted data.
  • DocuVieware: new property EnableDocumentsDrop.
  • DocuVieware: new Javascript function RegisterOnFullscreenModeChanged().

GdPicture.NET 14.0.24 (October 17th 2017)

  • improved auto-deskew algorithm.
  • improved JPEG decoder for tiff format to better handle malformed images.
  • improved pdf annotations rendering.
  • improved GdViewer WPF gesture support to produce a better user experience.
  • 1D barcode engine: improved speed and accuracy.
  • battery of minor bug fixes.
  • Updated Digital Signatures with Hash selection and SHA256 as default.
  • Updated Digital Signatures with Timestamp functionality.
  • GdPicturePDF: DigiSign() method and all overloads marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: DigiSignWithStamp() method and all overloads marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigSetCertificationLevel() method marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigSetCertFromP12() method and all overloads marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigSetCertFromStore() method marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigSetCertFromSmartCard() method marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigSetCertFromSmartCardBySerialNumber() method marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigSetSignaturePos() method marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigSetStampImage() method marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigSetSignatureInfos() method marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigSetText() method and all overloads marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigShowValidationMark() method marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: SigSign() method and all overloads marked as deprecated.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureCertificationLevel().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureCertificateFromP12() + 1 overload.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureCertificateFromStore().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureCertificateFromSmartCard().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureCertificateFromSmartCardBySerialNumber().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignaturePos().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureStampImage().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureInfo().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureText() + 1 overload.
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureValidationMark().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureTimestampInfo().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method SetSignatureHash().
  • GdPicturePDF: new method ApplySignature() + 1 overload.
  • GDPicture : new public Enum PdfSignatureHash.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.23 (October 06th 2017)

  • GdPictureImaging: new method FxBitonalDespeckleAdvanced()
  • new enumeration DespeckleType
  • GdViewer Winform: improved zooming and panning, especially in multiple page view mode.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.22 (October 03rd 2017)

  • Improved PDF parser speed.
  • Improved 1D & 2D barcode reading accuracy and speed.
  • DocuVieware: improved .NET core demo.
  • DocuVieware: improved UI responsiveness.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.20 (September 21st 2017)

  • Improved 1D barcode reading accuracy and speed.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.19 (September 15th 2017)

  • Improved Punch hole removal filter accuracy.
  • Improved blank page detection engine accuracy.
  • Improved 1D barcode reader accuracy.
  • Improved DataMatrix barcode reader accuracy.
  • Improved PDF417 barcode reader accuracy.
  • Improved PDF packing speed.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.18 (August 31st 2017)

  • Improved TWAIN memory transfer mode with CCITT4 encoded dib.
  • improved autodeskew filter.
  • improved speed and memory usage of the toolkit core.
  • improved ocr accuracy and speed.
  • PdfConformance enumeration: added new member PDF_UA_1.
  • Improved image decoders of the PDF engine to reach best performance and better support for malformed data.
  • Improved MICR engine especialy for e13b font detection.
  • DocuVieware: improved rendering quality.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.17 (August 19th 2017)

  • OCR: Fixed issues with reading Japanese vertical text.
  • OCR: Fixed issues with reading mix of Hebrew and English text (heb+eng).
  • OCR: Fixed issues with reading Arabic text (ara).
  • OCR: Fixed issues with reading English vertical text.
  • OCR: Fixed an issue causing characters to be replaced with the rejection character.
  • OCR: Improved memory handling and speed.
  • OCR: Fixed memory allocation failures management.
  • OCR: Fixed an issue causing white list and black list not to work properly.
  • BARCODE 1D: Improved robustness for reading IATA2OF5 barcodes, avoiding some false positives.
  • BARCODE PDF 417: Fixed a bug preventing some PDF417 to be read.
  • BARCODE 1D: Improved the accuracy.
  • PDF: improved support for keeping initial PDF conformance after edition.
  • PDF merging: added support for merging any kind of PDF/A by keeping input conformance.
  • DocuVieware: improved form field filling support.
  • DocuVieware: improved speed when sticky session is not enabled.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.16 (August 10th 2017)

  • GdPicturePDF: added opentype font support to AddTrueTypeFontFromFile(), AddTrueTypeFont(), AddTrueTypeFontU() and AddTrueTypeFontFromFileU() methods.
  • New IsBlank() overload to specify if punch holes must be taken into account.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.15 (August 04th 2017)

  • Improved blank page detection accuracy.
  • Added support for region of interest to the blank page detection algorithm.
  • Improved speed of the PDF rasterizer for jbig2 bitmap.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.14 (July 28th 2017)

  • GdViewer (WinForm and wpf) now honors the exif rotation tag of the displayed image.
  • Improved blank page detection accuracy.
  • Improved color detection and MRC accuracy.
  • DocuVieware: added support for link to URI.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.13 (July 23rd 2017)

  • GdPictureImaging: improved primitive drawing speed (rectangle, ellipse, line, path…) (up to 3x faster)
  • Improved blank page detection filter accuracy.
  • Improved color detection filter accuracy.
  • DocuVieware: new SetAnnotPropertiesToDisplay() JavaScript function.
  • DocuVieware: new ResetAnnotPropertiesToDisplayDefault() JavaScript function.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.12 (July 17th 2017)

  • Dramatically improved MICR engine accuracy and speed with checks.
  • GdPictureImaging: new method ForceTopDown()
  • GdPictureImaging: new method ForceDownTop()
  • Punch hole removal filter is now able to remove punch holes from greyscale and color images.
  • Punch hole removal filter now removes punch holes from documents scanned with a white background scanner.
  • Punch hole removal filter now removes punch holes made by specialized hole punch for comb binding (rectangles).
  • DocuVieware: improved memory usage with large documents.
  • battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.11 (July 11th 2017)

  • Improved document format detection.
  • Improved auto-deskew accuracy.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.10 (July 07th 2017)

  • GdPicturePDF: added support form CMYK JPEG file to the AddJpegImageFromFile() & AddJpegImageFromStream() method.
  • Datamatrix barcode reader engine: Fixed a bug causing some umlauts not to be read properly.
  • Qr barcode reader engine: Fixed a bug causing GdPicture.NET not to interpret properly some raw bytes within QR code (accuracy +4%)
  • 1D barcode reader engine: Fixed a bug causing some barcodes not to be detected when the expected number of barcode is set to a value different than 1
  • DocuVieware: DocuViewareManager: new overload of SetupConfiguration() to specify the application URI.
  • DocuVieware: Added support for ASP.NET Core Web Applications (.NET Framework).
  • DocuVieware: New JavaScript function AddLinkAnnotInteractive().
  • DocuVieware: Added link annotation support in built-in annotation palette.
  • Battery of other minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.9 (June 27th 2017)

  • Barcode 1D: Improved the accuracy for some difficult cases of code 128.
  • Barcode 1D: Improved the accuracy for some degraded code 39.
  • 2D Barcode writer: Fixed a bug affecting Datamatrix Edifact encoding.
  • Docx: fixed a problem causing images not to be rendered properly in headers and footers.
  • Docx: fixed a problem causing images not to be rendered at the correct location.
  • Docx: Improved table borders rendition.
  • Improved RTF and PDF rendering engines.
  • DocuViewareManager: new static overloaded method SetupConfiguration(bool StickySession, DocuViewareSessionStateMode SessionStateMode, string CacheFolder)
  • DocuVieware: new enumeration DocuViewareSessionStateMode.
  • DocuVieware: CacheFolder & StickySessionsEnabled properties have been marked as obsolete.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.8 (June 19th 2017)

  • Introduced a new filter to dropout colors into several contexts: drop out forms, etc.
  • GdPictureImaging: new method FxColorDropout().
  • new enumeration ColorDropoutFilter.
  • battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.7 (June 16th 2017)

  • Improved PDF rendering quality with small bitmap.
  • GdPicturePDF: new OcrPages() overload to specify if the method must run synchronously.
  • GdPictureImaging: new method MeasureTextBox().
  • GdPictureImaging: new method TwainIsMemoryTransferModeAvailable()
  • GdPictureImaging: new method TwainAcquireToMemoryFile()
  • GdPicturePDF: new method PrintSetPreRasterization().
  • GdViewer (WinForms and WPF): new method PrintSetPreRasterization().
  • GdViewer WinForm: fixed a flickering issue while navigating through multipage documents in single page view mode.
  • Battery of performance enhancements, especially for getting and setting bitmap data.
  • Improved speed and dramatically reduced memory usage while converting bitmap to 32 bpp.
  • ViewerZoomMode enumeration: new member ZoomModeShrinkToViewerWidth.
  • GdViewer (WinForm & WPF): added new zoom mode: Shrink image to viewer width.
  • GdViewer (WinForm): new method SetZoomShrinkWidthViewer()
  • Docx: Fixed an issue with specific headers and footers causing some not to be rendered.
  • Docx: Added the rendition of the page numbers.
  • RTF: Implementation of underline support.
  • RTF: Implementation of paragraph justification support (horizontal alignment of type “both”).
  • RTF: Implementation of forced line breaks support.
  • RTF: Fix incorrect page break detection bug.
  • DocuVieware: Improved file transfer mechanism to recover from transfer error.
  • DocuVieware Improved speed when sticky session is disabled.
  • DocuVieware Improved error handling and diagnostic mechanism.
  • DocuVieware New mobile/touch device optimized toolbar.
  • DocuVieware New .NET property ToolbarStyle to choose between auto, desktop or mobile.
  • DocuVieware Improved rendering quality on devices with high pixel density.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.6 (June 2nd 2017)

  • Added support for rtf document.
  • Dramatically Improved docx rendering speed.
  • PDF: fixed a bug preventing to set the owner password when the user password was empty.
  • PDF printing: reduced generated spool size for some complex documents.
  • PDF printing: improved quality of produced pages, especially with virtual printers.
  • Barcode QR: +24% accuracy.
  • Barcode Datamatrix: Fixed a bug causing some characters not to be properly decoded.
  • Datamatrix encoder: Fixed a bug when encoding a string starting with FNC1 character.
  • Improved the efficiency tables rendition for docx.
  • Improved text extraction and selection for docx and txt documents.
  • DocuVieware: Dramatically decreased the amount of data required to handle free hand drawing annotations.
  • DocuVieware: Added Slovenian language support.
  • DocuVieware: new .NET method TwainSetCapCurrentNumeric().
  • DocuVieware: new .NET method TwainSetCapCurrentString().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function TwainSetConfig().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function TwainGetLocalServiceStatus().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function TwainGetSources().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function TwainDownloadServiceSetup().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function TwainAcquireToNewDocument().
  • DocuVieware: new JavaScript function TwainAcquireToCurrentDocument().
  • DocuVieware: TwainSetConfig JavaScript function has been improved to accept advanced TWAIN configuration.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.5 (May 24th 2017)

  • 1D barcode reader: Improved the accuracy when the image contains several barcodes.
  • GdViewer (winform) fixed an annotation flickering issue.
  • GdPicturePDF: new overload SaveToStream() to specify linearization.
  • GdPicturePDF: New overload method NewPDF() to specify PDF conformance to use (any PDF/A is supported).
  • DOCX renderer: Added support for images encoded by the mean of legacy format Vector Markup Language (VML).

GdPicture.NET 14.0.4 (May 19th 2017)

  • Docx rasterizer: Improved the rendition of tables.
  • Improved the PDF rasterizer.
  • DocuVieware: SetAnnotDefaultAuthor JS API now takes an extra parameter to define if the author field should be read-only or not.
  • DocuVieware: New JS function: EnableAnnotEditionOnDblClick.
  • Battery of minor bug fixes.

GdPicture.NET 14.0.3 (May 12th 2017)

  • GdViewer (WinForm): new event: RegionMovedByUser.
  • GdViewer (WinForm): new event: RegionResizedByUser.
  • Improved blank page detection filter.
  • Improved docx rasterizer.
  • Fixed a bug with some PDF generated with annotations causing an error message on Adobe reader at opening.
  • Battery of other minor bug fixes and minor improvements.

 

Previous change log can be found on our community forum into the announcement section