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 [...]

10 10, 2019

Introduction to the Optimization of Existing PDF files: Methods

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This paper was originally a presentation in French delivered at the PDF Day – France by Loïc Carrère, CEO of ORPALIS, in April 2019. Organized by the PDF Association, the PDF days are the meeting place of the PDF industry, where experts conduct educational (non-commercial) [...]

7 10, 2019

XSLX Support in GdPicture.NET and DocuVieware

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Hi Everyone! We have released the first version of XLSX support this summer, and following customer feedback and requests, we have added new functionalities each week ever since. In today’s article, we are going to let you know a bit more about what we like [...]

13 09, 2019

Meet us at BASTA! 2019 .NET Conference

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Only 10 days left before BASTA!, one of the largest independent European conferences dedicated to .NET, Windows & open innovation. Over 80 speakers will be presenting the hottest topics in technology in more than 130 sessions and workshops. The next session takes place on September [...]

9 08, 2019

Introducing .NET Core 3 in GdPicture.NET and DocuVieware

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Hi Everyone, As you may know, the .NET framework is going to disappear in the next 2 years, with version 4.8 announced as the last. Since 2016, .NET is being gradually replaced by .NET Core to create cross-platform web and desktop apps (you can learn [...]

29 01, 2019

Open Document Text File Format Now Supported in GdPicture.NET and DocuVieware

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We’re happy to welcome a new text format in our SDK! After Open Office XML in 2017, GdPicture.NET now supports .odt format (since version 14.1.0). As you will see in today’s article, support for .odt files can be an essential element for those who work [...]