What's New in this Release?

 

Aspose development team is happy to announce the monthly release of Aspose.Words for Java & .NET 15.9.0. This month’s release contains over 94 useful new features, enhancements and bug fixes to the Aspose.Words products. Here is a look at just a few of the biggest features and API changes in this month’s release, Creation of EditableRange objects in DocumentBuilder, SVM image support in ODT, DrawingML textbox wrapping is now rendered correctly (while cold rendering i.e. using DmlRenderingMode.DrawingML), Bookmark hyperlinks are now rendered correctly into PDF/A standard documents, Overlapping problem while rendering of Chinese characters into HTML Fixed format resolved, Improvements to DrawmingML Charts rendering and many more. It added options to control image stretching for LINQ reporting engine. Previously, there was a lack of documentation about using of charts with LINQ Reporting Engine, although this feature was included in the previous release. Now it is fixed. We have added following methods in DocumentBuilder class in Aspose.Words in this release. This release also added reportingEngine.Options Property. The list of new and improved features added in this release are given below

  • Creation of EditableRange objects in DocumentBuilder
  • SVM image support in ODT
  • DrawingML textbox wrapping is now rendered correctly (while cold rendering i.e. using DmlRenderingMode.DrawingML)
  • Bookmark hyperlinks are now rendered correctly into PDF/A standard documents
  • Overlapping problem while rendering of Chinese characters into HTML Fixed format resolved
  • Improvements to DrawmingML Charts rendering
  • /svm/ ODT to PNG conversion issue with image rendering /triaged/
  • Root - Odt to Pdf conversion issue with 'signature' image (svm)
  • /svm/ An image is not preserved during open/save an ODT
  • Stretched Images produced with ReportingEngine issue
  • ReportingEngine.buildReport throws exception no value is passed for a field in template
  • Allow spesifying "Thai Distributed" paragraph alignment
  • Implement support for new AbsolutePositionTab model node.
  • /svm/ Images in ODT are not preserved during rendering (triaged)
  • Add an ability to define new EditableRanges in API
  • /svm/ Clustered column charts are not preserved in PDF
  • /svm/ Support import of ODT specific SVM (Star View Metafaile) format into the model (triaged)
  • AcceptAllRevisions removes the contents from document and MS Word does not
  • ImageData.GrayScale not taking any effect
  • ImageData.GrayScale does not work for Docx
  • Make DmlRenderingMode.DrawingML as default rendering mode.
  • Incorrect text font issue
  • Incorrect font size causes incorrect row height on conversion to docx, pdf
  • Comparing word documents - showing image differences
  • Incorrect inline shape position when rendering to pdf
  • Replace all bullets in the document with “\u2022? during converting to TXT.
  • “NotImplementedException? exception occurs during saving in HTML format/Rendering under MONO.
  • Bookmark inserted disappears during save
  • Language of noLineBreaksAfter/noLineBreaksBefore should be present in document model
  • Add RowFormat.Hiddden property.
  • Doc to html conversion; The floating blue background image is mis-aligned.
  • Custom Xml markup is read incorrectly.
  • Printer tray information gets lost when printing with AsposeWordsPrintDocument
  • Docx conversion to html is not working properly on my Linux Enviorment
  • Missing ODT chart while saving to Png.
  • DataTable does not propagate any changes to ResultSet
  • DataColumn has invalid type when DataSet was created from XSD schema
  • DataSet.readXmlSchema: date-time expression does not evaluate the date correctly
  • Linq reporing engine with XML datasource do not merge field
  • Docx to Pdf conversion issue wiht SmartArt rendering
  • Document.AcceptAllRevisions does not remove revision containing mail merge field
  • Document.UpdateFields does not update the TOC field correctly
  • Drawing Canvas is changed to GroupShape after re-saving the Docx
  • Docx to Pdf conversion issue with shape's position
  • [hr] elements exported to HTML by Aspose.Words are rendered incorrectly in modern browsers
  • Text is overlapped in Pdf file after replacing text
  • Table is missing after conversion from Doc to Docx/Doc/Pdf
  • Word to Pdf Conversion - Bookmark hyperlinks are not seen if zoom level is around 200%
  • Arabic text rendering issue in output Pdf
  • Data is missing after DOCX to PDF
  • Table from header is missing in generated PDF
  • Docx to fixed file format conversion issue with Chinese text rendering
  • BASE tag is not honored during HTML to Word conversion
  • Document.UpdateFields does not update LastSavedTime
  • Number Format of Calculation type Text Form Field is not correct in PDF
  • Html to Pdf conversion issue with shape rendering
  • Doc to Pdf conversion issue with list labels
  • Content controls are missing after re-saving Docx
  • Extra Paragraph is inserted when open/save a RTF
  • Font changes during open/save a RTF
  • Document.compare API not working when Table content is modified
  • Shapes are misaligned
  • Paragraph.InsertField creates invalid field
  • Paragraph.InsertField NullReferenceException
  • Document.Compare issue with list numbers
  • Chart conversion/drawing issue in rendered document
  • Min/Max series data points not considered during rendering
  • Few x-axis labels are missing in converted SVG
  • Extra x-axis labels are created in converted SVG
  • Y-axis labels number are different in SVG image
  • StyleCollection.AddCopy ignores style font size
  • Chart labels itself missing in X axis in rendered document
  • Highlight color is incorrectly applied to whole document during open/save a RTF
  • INCLUDETEXT field returns Error! Not a valid filename
  • Docx to Pdf conversion issue with spacing between the rows of the table
  • Large number of duplicated styles in generated document
  • MacroButton text is not displayed during converting to text.
  • InvalidOperationException: Cannot remove because there is no parent. in CommentValidator

 

Other most recent bug fixes are also included in this release

Overview: Aspose.Words

Aspose.Words is a word processing component that enables .NET, Java & Android applications to read, write and modify Word documents without using Microsoft Word. Other useful features include document creation, content and formatting manipulation, mail merge abilities, reporting features, TOC updated/rebuilt, Embedded OOXML, Footnotes rendering and support of DOCX, DOC, WordprocessingML, HTML, XHTML, TXT and PDF formats (requires Aspose.Pdf). It supports both 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems. You can even use Aspose.Words for .NET to build applications with Mono.

- Homepage of Aspose.Words for .NET:  http://www.aspose.com/.net/word-component.aspx

- Homepage of Aspose.Words for Java: http://www.aspose.com/java/word-component.aspx