[Changelog] doPDF 8

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[Changelog] doPDF 8

Postby Softland » Thu Apr 24, 2014 9:14 am

Below is the changelog for doPDF version 8:

[Current build] Changes in doPDF 8.3.934 (16-July-2015)
  • Update: Added major version number for all the start menu tools shortcuts
  • Update: Setup files are served from CDN
  • Fix: Replaced blurry icon in Startup
  • Fix: Last save date uses milliseconds

Changes in doPDF 8.3.933 (10-June-2015)
  • Fix: Setup add/remove port monitor corrections
  • Fix: Setup correction for set default printer

Changes in doPDF 8.3.931 (12-May-2015)
  • Update: Improved conversion speed
  • Fix: Corrected conversion for Excel documents with no text when using the addin
  • Fix: Corrected conversion for Word documents with incomplete links when using the addin
  • Fix: Web installer corrections

Changes in doPDF 8.2.929 (2-March-2015)
  • Fix: First print from Internet Explorer had errors in certain situations
  • Fix: Various other minor fixes

Changes in doPDF 8.2.927 (10-February-2015)
  • Various fixes for errors occurring during installation
  • 1bit images are now correctly converted
  • Distributing and using forms on client computers was not working correctly

Changes in doPDF 8.1.923 (27-January-2015)
  • Several fixes for installation errors were included in the past two builds

Changes in doPDF 8.1.921 (16-December-2014)
  • When installation fails users can send log files to support
  • Corrections for client computers when converting via the addin for Microsoft Office
  • "The language not corresponds to the loaded files" error corrected

Changes in doPDF 8.1.920 (24-November-2014)
  • Added custom paper size option
  • Smaller PDF files due to compression algorithm updates
  • Page Zoom in the resulting PDF now is set to system default
  • Added firewall exception for service port during setup
  • Fixed minor PDF conversion issues

Changes in doPDF 8.0.915 (05-August-2014)
  • Spooler dependent services are stopped during installation to prevent errors
  • Removed several unnecessary start/stop actions for the print spooler
  • Support option is offered when installation fails
  • Small fixes for conversions from Excel and Visio

Changes in doPDF 8.0 build 911 (3-July-2014)
  • Fix: Check for updates window now shows up only when a new update is actually available
  • Fix: Minor fixes for conversion

Changes in doPDF 8.0 build 910 (25-June-2014)
  • Fix: Offline installer is now digitally signed
  • Fix: Offline installer doesn't require an internet connection
  • Fix: Other fixes for setup and conversion engine

Changes in doPDF 8.0 build 908 (19-June-2014)
  • NOTE: You have to uninstall manually the previous build of doPDF before installing this new build
  • Fix: Resulting PDF will have the same page size as the original document sent for printing
  • Fix: Updated information displayed on the About window
  • Fix: Various fixes for the installer
  • Fix: Update uninstall version message
  • Fix: Updated help file and manual
  • Fix: Added details regarding the novaPDF add-in for Microsoft Office during installation

Changes in doPDF 8.0 build 906
  • New: Add-ins for Microsoft Office that allow one-click PDF conversion from Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Publisher
  • New: Bookmarks from Microsoft Word are recognized and converted to PDF bookmarks (only when using the add-in)
  • New: Hidden links in Microsoft Office documents are recognized and converted to active links in the PDF file (only when using the add-in)
  • New: Modified installer to show add-in installation as an optional step
  • Fix: Installer failed if Windows username had special characters (i.e. spaces)
  • Fix: Check for updates was verifying daily even if it was set to weekly
  • Fix: Version history was showing changes for previous build numbers (older than current build)
  • Fix: Corrected requirement information and added help sections for the add-in conversion in the help file


Changes in doPDF 8.0 build 905
  • New: New predefined forms, 50 different formats are now available (A0, A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, B4/5, Letter, Legal, Executive, Envelope DL/C5/B5/Monarch/#10, ANSI, ARCH, ...)
  • New: Driver certification for Windows 8
  • New: Automatic updates with changelog notifications
  • Update: Fully redesigned installer (more simple)
  • Fix: Several bug fixes

You can download the new version from http://www.dopdf.com/quick-download.php

NOTE: Starting with version 8, doPDF requires .NET (v4) to be installed. If it's not already installed on your OS, you'll be prompted to do the installation of .NET first and the doPDF install will continue after that.
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