News from the PDF Library Laboratory
August 23 2013 :: Version 5.0.426
News from the PDF Library Laboratory
January 11 2017
Fixed the issue with application crash when adding a tiff image to the PDF document.
March 18 2015
Fixed issues with EditBox, when text is dissapeared on edit on mobile platforms
November 30 2012
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3338 has been released. See the changelog
November 1 2012
Added support of bitmap images with BITMAPV5HEADER structure.
September 26 2012
Fixed a bug with umlauts in EMF.
September 9 2012
Optimized handling of drawing the identical images in EMF. See more...
August 15 2012
Fixed a bug with drawing vertical text where rotate angle is 270 degrees in EMF.
August 10 2012
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3326 has been released. See the changelog
August 7 2012
Fixed a bug with parsing inline images.
August 6 2012
Fixed a bug with drawing text using "Segoe UI" font in EMF.
June 28 2012
Fixed a bug with reading of PDF contents.
June 18 2012
Added additional names specifies the page layout to be used when the document is opened (TwoPageLeft, TwoPageRight).
June 14 2012
Fixed bug with ModifyWorldTransform and CreateFont in EMF.
May 17 2012
Improved reading of radio buttons in AcroForms.
May 11 2012
Fixed a bug with left/right aligned text in PDFTables.
March 10 2012
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3310 has been released. See the changelog
January 17 2012
Fixed a bug with IntersectClipRect in EMF.
December 4 2011
PDF Creator Pilot has been successfully tested with Windows 8 beta.
December 2 2011
November 22 2011
The static version of PDF Creator Pilot library is available. Read about using static library with MS Visual Studio 2010 ...
November 21 2011
Fixed a bug with reading default value from editbox.
November 18 2011
November 8 2011
Fixed a bug with the ExtCreatePen record (user dash style pen) in EMF.
November 3 2011
Fixed a bug with output of text in PDF rasterizing.
October 19 2011
Fixed a bug with drawing borders (when border style is dash) for PDFEditBox control.
October 14 2011
Fixed a bug with the drawing null string in EMF.
October 9 2011
Fixed a bug with parsing of incorrect length of stream.
October 3 2011
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3276 has been released.
September 29 2011
Fixed a bug in parsing PDF forms.
September 27 2011
Fixed several problems with playing metafiles and opening PDF documents.
September 17 2011
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3272 has been released.
August 15 2011
Fixed several problems with opening PDF documents.
August 2 2011
Fixed a bug in parsing Type0 fonts.
July 14 2011
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3256 has been released.
July 6 2011
Added property RawControlBits.
June 8 2011
Fixed a bug with width of glyphs in EMFs.
May 31 2011
Fixed a bug with opening a PDF file, when a PDF-object contains a comment.
May 4 2011
Added property (get and set) IsRichTextEditBox.
April 24 2011
Fixed a bug with text in edit boxes when highlight mode is enabled.
April 12 2011
An alternative solution for the creation and modification of PDF files in .NET has been released. See more...
April 5 2011
Fixed a bug occurring when the lpszFace parameter in function CreateFont is NULL or empty string in EMF.
March 28 2011
Fixed a bug with orientation of vertical text in EMFs.
March 17 2011
Added function DrawPageOnPage grouping several pages in single page.
March 11 2011
Added the method "IsControlNameVacant" for checking if name of the control is vacant.
March 6 2011
Fixed a bug with image's mask in StretchDIBits record in EMF.
January 18 2011
Fixed a bug causing different resolutions on X and Y axes in EMF.
December 27 2010
Improved working with the AlphaBlend function in EMF.
December 13 2010
Added support for "brush with hatch" style in EMF.
November 15 2010
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3200 has been released.
November 1 2010
We've added a new service that can help you to convert your text files (*.txt) to PDF eBook. Try it here
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October 3 2010
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3191 has been released. This is a hotfix version; it includes several bug fixes and a few improvements.
October 1 2010
Added the methods ShowTextParagraph and ShowUnicodeTextParagraph.
September 27 2010
Added auto-carry over at the next page for table.
September 17 2010
Added methods SetTableLineWidth and SetTableLineColor.
September 5 2010
Added property ViewerDuplex to PDFDocument4. This property gets or sets the desired paper handling option to use when printing the file from the print dialog.
September 1 2010
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3179 has been released.
August 22 2010
Added support for markup annotations: Highlight, Underline, Squiggly, StrikeOut.
August 12 2010
Fixed a bug with changing page size after opening some PDFs.
August 6 2010
Added the ConvertToA3 method for converting a PDF document containing A4 pages to a document containing A3 pages.
August 2 2010
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3169 has been released.
July 27 2010
Added support for a management of tables - AddTable, ShowTable, etc.
July 21 2010
Fixed bug with resetting of the viewportorigin values after calling SetMapMode(MM_TEXT) in EMF.
July 13 2010
Fixed a bug with incorrect positioning for right text align in EMF.
July 6 2010
Fixed a bug with rounding of coordinates in Polyline(To) records in EMF.
July 4 2010
Fixed a bug in the SetViewportExt record for isotropic mode in EMF.
July 1 2010
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3153 has been released.
June 24 2010
Fixed a bug in the extraction of text from a PDF.
June 16 2010
Added support for cross-reference streams (for PDF documents ver. 1.5 and higher).
June 12 2010
Fixed a bug in PolyBezierTo records in EMF.
June 1 2010
Fixed a bug with embedded fonts in PDF/A compatible files.
May 21 2010
Fixed a bug for PatBlt record in EMF.
May 19 2010
Fixed a bug with Hebrew or Arabic text in EMF.
May 17 2010
Added support of reading a file attachment annotations.
April 29 2010
PDF Creator Pilot 4.3.3133 has been released.
April 18 2010
Improved support of comments in the document.
April 12 2010
Fixed a bug with radio-buttons.
April 8 2010
Added property AnnotBorderWidth to PDFDocument4.
March 31 2010
Added method RemoveAnnotation for removing of specified annotations.
March 29 2010
Fixed bug related to filling of polygons.
January 19 2010
Fixed a bug with vertical text in EMFs.
January 17 2010
Fixed a bug with clipping text in EMFs.
Remaining tasks for the next release
◊ Improve PDF rasterizing - bug fixes, support of CMYK colorspaces and images
◊ Add an ability of document printing
◊ Digital signatures
◊ Fix bug with form controls in "Highlight field" mode
◊ Internal code refactoring
◊ we're working on it now