Category: Developer News

How to use “PDF Creator Pilot” on x64 systems with Microsoft Visual Studio.

There are two methods you can use to accomplish this in your .NET projects. Let’s suppose we have a C# project, and that “PDF Creator Pilot x64” is already installed. Method #1 1) Open your project (or create a new one) and choose “Add Reference” in the Solution Manager (you can also do this from the main menu …

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Merge and Split PDFs with PDF Creator Pilot

Do you need to split or merge PDF files and reorganize pages in your PDF documents? If yes, then PDF Creator Pilot library can help you do this. PDF Creator Pilot allows you to not only split, merge, and reorganize pages in your PDFs, but also to create tree-like outlines (bookmarks), annotations, watermarks, thumbnails, and …

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DjVu Converter

The electronic DjVu format is becoming more and more popular. It is intended for storage of scanned documents (forms, electronic books and so on). DjVu is positioned as an alternative to the PDF format. An advantage of DjVu is the lighter size of the DjVu files in comparison to PDF file sizes. Two Pilots has …

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Rounding Effect

Look at the picture of the line before inexact rounding of floating points, and at thepicture after rounding: The problem arose while converting an EMF into a PDF or while drawing an HDC-context taken from a PDF. The problem was connected to the Polyline(To) function. The function transformed an array of points with close value …

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PDF/A is a format for long-term preservation

PDF/A is a electronic document file format for long-term preservation. Standards to address the growing need to maintain information in electronic documents over archival time spans. The feature-rich nature of PDF can create difficulties in preserving information over the long-term, and some useful features of the PDF file format are incompatible with the demands of …

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New PDF to Image Converter from Two Pilots Company

In the area of circulation of electronic documents, often we need to modify PDF documents into PNG or multipage TIFF images. Two Pilots, has just released a new converter called PDF2Image Pilot, a program for converting PDF files into high-quality BMP, EMF, GIF, JPEG, PNG, or TIFF images. (Multipage TIFF is supported as well.) The …

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Layers (Optional Content Groups)

Layers or as they are more formally known Optional Content Groups (OCG) is representing a collection of graphics that can be made visible or invisible dynamically by users of viewer applications. (This ca¬≠pability is useful in items such as CAD drawings, maps, and multi-language documents) With the introduction of PDF version 1.5 came the concept …

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PDF Creator Project News

Hello, Today I want to talk about important improvements in the current version of the PDF Creator Pilot library. It was always one of the weakest things about the Library – it demanded huge amounts of memory to work with larger documents. Quite often clients were not able to create a document consisting of more …

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COM: The First Steps

Let me show you the process of creating of a COM component with Visual Studio 2008 using ATL and C++. First, let’s create a Visual C++/ATL project:

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PDF Creator – about project and development process

This article describes the organization of the PDF Creator project and the tools that we use to develop and promote the product. Development Tools 1. Subversion (SVN) Control The life of a programmer would be unbearable without a source control manager :-). As of this writing, we have executed 2387 commits in the PDF Creator …

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