14 05, 2020

Creating a Universal Document Viewer App Using WPF on .NET Core

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Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) is a popular framework for making .NET applications. In addition to built-in controls, WPF supports the use of other control libraries to access new functionality, such as viewing and modifying several document formats with GdPicture.NET. With this single control, an application [...]

11 05, 2020

How to Set up and Use DocuVieware with React

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One of the promises of the modern internet is that we’d be able to freely exchange a multitude of document types, to work on together and share with colleagues. We’re not quite there yet, but getting a lot closer with tools like DocuVieware that let [...]

10 04, 2020

New: PassportPDF Plans Available

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Hi Everyone, You may have noticed some information on our website and in your personal account about a new PassportPDF plan available for customers with licenses under an active maintenance plan.Today we’re going to explain what it is all about 😊 First things first: What [...]

18 03, 2020

Business as Usual for GdPicture.NET and DocuVieware

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Dear all, During these trying times, we hope that you and your loved ones are doing well. Since many countries are experiencing total or partial lockdowns, we wanted to give you some (spoiler: reassuring) information about our situation. If our brick [...]

2 03, 2020

Microsoft PowerPoint Support in GdPicture.NET and DocuVieware

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Hi Everyone, We released PowerPoint support a couple of weeks ago, and some of you may have already tried it. In today’s article, we’ll try to explain why it is such an important feature, and the different ways you can use it in our SDK. [...]

21 02, 2020

2019 Retrospective: A Year in Electronic Document Management

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As we’re (already) reaching the end of February 2020 (and I’m still not writing faster), it is more than time to release our 2019 retrospective. A lot of things happened the past year, so it’s time to update your ORPALIS product to the latest version, [...]

20 12, 2019

Methods with Losses: Mixed Raster Content (MRC) Compression

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Previously in our PDF Optimization In-depth Series: 1. Introduction to the Optimization of Existing PDF files: Methods 2. Lossless Methods: Optimization of Document Content 3. Lossless Methods: Compression of Streams and Fonts 4. Methods with Losses: JPEG 2000 and JBIG2 5. Methods with losses: resizing, [...]

6 12, 2019

Methods with losses: resizing, color detection, and other techniques.

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Previously in the PDf Optimization In-depth Series. 1. Introduction to the Optimization of Existing PDF files: Methods 2. Lossless Methods: Optimization of Document Content 3. Lossless Methods: Compression of Streams and Fonts 4. Methods with Losses: JPEG 2000 and JBIG2 Resizing images Resizing images can [...]

22 10, 2019

Lossless Methods: Compression of Streams and Fonts

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Here are the links for the two previous articles of the series: https://www.gdpicture.com/blog/pdf-optimization-series-part1-methods/ https://www.gdpicture.com/blog/pdf-optimization-series-part2-lossless-methods/   A PDF document is composed of various data structures, described as different objects. In the scope of optimization, one is particularly important: the stream object. This object aims to store [...]

17 10, 2019

Lossless Methods: Optimization of Document Content

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The first article of our PDF Optimization In-depth Series is available here. The PDF format is interactive. During the release cycle of a PDF document, different people will use tools such as forms, annotations, attachments, and more. Archived PDF documents generally do not have the [...]