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by DenisO
Thu Aug 29, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Mass conversion colour to mono images
Replies: 8
Views: 1920

Re: Mass conversion colour to mono images

Hi hannesrempel,
you can try Convert Colors tool. Just select Object type image and gray gamma profile.
by DenisO
Thu May 30, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Split a scanned PDF page in half (into two pages)
Replies: 1
Views: 106

Re: Split a scanned PDF page in half (into two pages)

Hi,
you can apply Split Pages tool to your PDF documents. Just add vertical split in Split Pages action's options
Or you can use custom tool from attachments.
This custom tool Creates PDFs from scanned images and then split its pages vertically.
by DenisO
Thu Mar 21, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: merging files with the same interleave after each file
Replies: 11
Views: 2280

Re: merging files with the same interleave after each file

Hi Goetz,
could we you please be more specific about these inverleaves? do you want to insert blank pages in source documents before merging?
please provide an example so I can help you.
by DenisO
Tue Mar 12, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Batch Rename files based on OCR Text content
Replies: 5
Views: 1121

Re: Batch Rename files based on OCR Text content

Hi Kurt, in current version PDF Tools do not have this functionality. But in the upcoming release there will be feature to filter documents by text. And you will be able to create tool as shown: Choose input files -> Filter Documents by text: "Bob the Electrician" -> Save Documents Filename: Bob the...
by DenisO
Wed Mar 06, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Folder Watch doesnt start the Batch Tools
Replies: 14
Views: 2420

Re: Folder Watch doesnt start the Batch Tools

Hi Andre,

try to press Ctrl while you are dragging your files to watched folder. Or use Ctrl+C Ctrl+V
by DenisO
Mon Mar 04, 2019 12:35 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Folder Watch doesnt start the Batch Tools
Replies: 14
Views: 2420

Re: Folder Watch doesnt start the Batch Tools

could you please also provide the example of file names you are using. Preferable in text so I can rename my files for proper test
by DenisO
Mon Mar 04, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Folder Watch doesnt start the Batch Tools
Replies: 14
Views: 2420

Re: Folder Watch doesnt start the Batch Tools

Thanks. I will try to reproduce your problem with these settings
by DenisO
Mon Mar 04, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Folder Watch doesnt start the Batch Tools
Replies: 14
Views: 2420

Re: Folder Watch doesnt start the Batch Tools

Could you please provide full path to your folders so I can emulate behaviour on my side?
by DenisO
Mon Mar 04, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Folder Watch doesnt start the Batch Tools
Replies: 14
Views: 2420

Re: Folder Watch doesnt start the Batch Tools

Hi Andre, I've checked Folder monitor on my Win7 x64 machine and everything works fine. What settings do you use? If you use default settings in your Tool and Folder monitor then result files will be placed in default place - %userprofile%\Documents folder. Try to customize output in corresponding t...
by DenisO
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Auto rotate documents?
Replies: 4
Views: 910

Re: Auto rotate documents?

Hi Erik,
you can use rotate pages action for scanned documents.
In attachments you can find the tool that rotates scanned pages then applies OCR.
Best regards
by DenisO
Wed Nov 28, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Folder Monitor Observations autmatic start
Replies: 2
Views: 903

Re: Folder Monitor Observations autmatic start

HI michael,
in 327.1 version you can create shortcut to monitor from context menu. And then put it into windows Startup folder.
Hope this will help.
Kind regards.
by DenisO
Fri Oct 19, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Document merge issue
Replies: 4
Views: 1143

Re: Document merge issue

it is known issue and it will be fixed next release
by DenisO
Fri Oct 19, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Document merge issue
Replies: 4
Views: 1143

Re: Document merge issue

Hi,
it is the issue with option Every N pages from different document. It applies even the option is disabled :(
As workaround try to enter big number of pages in editbox. For example 10000
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by DenisO
Thu Aug 23, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: PDF/A Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 955

Re: PDF/A Questions

So what is the best way then to preserve documents so no changes can be made? Could you please clarify your needs? You want to archive PDF as PDF/A , or you want to preserve your documents so nobody can change them? If you want to avoid any changes, encrypt the document. Convert them to PDF/A and t...
by DenisO
Thu Aug 23, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: PDF/A Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 955

Re: PDF/A Questions

Hi Oliver, i try to archive Files to PDF/A and secure them, so that they cannot be changed afterwards. unfortunately it is impossible to create such files: PDF/A standard does not allow any encryption. So file can be either secured or PDF/A conformant. I read that the PDF/A Format was established to...
by DenisO
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Flatten Comments in multible documents? SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 2405

Re: Flatten Comments in multible documents? SOLVED

You are welcome :)
by DenisO
Fri Aug 10, 2018 10:59 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Flatten Comments in multible documents? SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 2405

Re: Flatten Comments in multible documents? SOLVED

You should install new version. Flatten comment tool was introduced in 323 version
by DenisO
Fri Aug 10, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Flatten Comments in multible documents? SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 2405

Re: Flatten Comments in multible documents? SOLVED

Ok yes i know but is this possible for "more than one dokument"? i habe round about 2500 Documents and in all of them i have to flatten the comments... Yes, the PDF Tools are created to process multiple documents. You can double click on tool, or drag and drop your files. Or use command line, for e...
by DenisO
Fri Aug 10, 2018 10:04 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Flatten Comments in multible documents? SOLVED
Replies: 9
Views: 2405

Re: Flatten Comments in multible documents? SOLVED

Hi Alex,
in the PDF tools you can use "Flatten Comments" tool.
Best regards
by DenisO
Sun Aug 05, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: PDF-Tools (v7): is there a way to log all processed files in a log file? SOLVED
Replies: 29
Views: 6400

Re: PDF-Tools (v7): is there a way to log all processed files in a log file? SOLVED

Hi Bernard,
I've fixed the script to work with spaces in filenames. Please see the attachment
by DenisO
Mon Jul 30, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: PDF-Tools (v7): is there a way to log all processed files in a log file? SOLVED
Replies: 29
Views: 6400

Re: PDF-Tools (v7): is there a way to log all processed files in a log file? SOLVED

Hi Bernard, I have temporary solution for you. In attachemt you can find archive with VBsript which runs tool and then appends its report to full log. You can drag and drop files on it. In order to run your tool you should change: toolName - Your tool name toolLog - path to log to save report from l...
by DenisO
Sun Jul 29, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: PDF-Tools (v7): is there a way to log all processed files in a log file? SOLVED
Replies: 29
Views: 6400

Re: PDF-Tools (v7): is there a way to log all processed files in a log file? SOLVED

I tested Something like >>D:\Tools.log so that to have cumulatives entries What is you scenario of executing tool? Do you want to append report to the log file after every tool execution? Currently PDF Tools do not append log files. Note that PDF Tools have feature to monitor specific folder and ex...
by DenisO
Sun Jul 29, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: PDF-Tools (v7): is there a way to log all processed files in a log file? SOLVED
Replies: 29
Views: 6400

Re: PDF-Tools (v7): is there a way to log all processed files in a log file? SOLVED

Hi, I did test and it works but not as expected! I got the report on screen after completion of tool execution...I expected something silent/hidden with cumulative log in a log file which could be reviewed later. Is there something possible to output result added (appended) to a log file? Regards B...
by DenisO
Wed Apr 04, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Feature request: combine multiple pages
Replies: 9
Views: 940

Re: Feature request: combine multiple pages

Hi,
Puffolino wrote: Another idea - adding (limited) functionality from the command line would allow to to batch jobs.
PDF Tools have command line functionality. Here http://help.tracker-software.com/pdfxt6 ... ons_t.html you can find command line options.
Best Regards.
by DenisO
Tue Apr 03, 2018 5:49 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: PDF/X conversion issue
Replies: 4
Views: 664

Re: PDF/X conversion issue

Hi gherlt, I have workaround for you: You can create intermediate PDF document using File->Save As Optimized... with options as in attachment. Your uncompressed images will be compressed with lossless ZIP filter. And then you can save this optimized PDF document as PDF/X. This should solve your prob...
by DenisO
Mon Feb 19, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Combine convert and OCR tasks
Replies: 6
Views: 915

Re: Combine convert and OCR tasks

Hi trwul62, 1. it seems that converting and OCR are two different jobs - can they be joined/combined to 1 task - first convert, then OCR-ed immy thereafter? In attachment you can find the tool that converts images to PDF and than applies OCR operation. Just choose Options -> Import Tools and select ...
by DenisO
Mon Jan 29, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: How to omit the scan properties window? SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 902

Re: How to omit the scan properties window? SOLVED

Hi Daniel,
you can skip setup dialog by unchecking "Show setup dialog while running"
Best Regards
by DenisO
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:40 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

Hi Helge,
that's really good news :)
Best regards,
Denis
by DenisO
Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:41 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

Hi Helge, please try the following command. "C:\Program Files\Tracker Software\PDF Tools\PDFXTools.exe" /ImportTools "D:\pdf_workflow.pdtex" /RunTool "{F5551CA2-1D87-4444-87DC5CA57AE301A2}" It imports the tool PDF_SIGN_WORKFLOW_V7 from your previous post and than run it. In order to run custom tool ...
by DenisO
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

At the same time nothing else happens. I don't see the file selection dialog as set in the pdtex workflow file. Via the GUI it works as expected. ] Hi Helge, glad to hear that the issue with crash is gone. Can you be more specific about the issue with file selection dialog? Is the tool imported? If...
by DenisO
Sat Dec 09, 2017 2:25 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

Hi Helge,
try to replace your "Program Files\Tracker Software\PDF Tools\PDFXTools.exe" file by the file from attachment and try to import any tool. Hopefully with this executable there will be no crash
Regards
by DenisO
Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:38 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

Hi Helge,

I've tried to import your file. But everything works fine on my side.
Does the application crash on other import files and can you import the file from different location?
Can you import attached tool?

Regards
by DenisO
Wed Dec 06, 2017 3:32 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

Hi Helgek,

what tool do you import? Can you import the same file over UI Options->Import Tools?
If it is possible, attach the file so I can try to reproduce the issue.

Best regards
by DenisO
Tue Dec 05, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

Hi Helgek,
what command do you use when tools show the import dialog?
by DenisO
Fri Dec 01, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

Hi Stefan, I installed the new PDF Tools release successfully but I still get the import dialog. Regards, Helge Hi helgek, I've just tried new version of PDFTools and everything works fine. Maybe somethin went wrong during instalation. Check the version and date. They should be as shown in attachment
by DenisO
Wed Nov 29, 2017 7:05 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Merge Pdf not working
Replies: 11
Views: 1839

Re: Merge Pdf not working

by DenisO
Tue Nov 28, 2017 3:06 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Merge Pdf not working
Replies: 11
Views: 1839

Re: Merge Pdf not working

Hi I have a similar problem. Merging two files other secured other not. Result PDF is only one file (=not secure file) plus Error message. See attachment. Version 6.0 build 317.1 (With much earlier versions this worked fine) Secured file is with password. PDF tools is not asking any password while ...
by DenisO
Tue Sep 26, 2017 3:56 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

helgek wrote:A short follow-up:
The solution doesn't work reliably on all clients
Hi Helge,
could you please describe the issues you entcountered? May be I can help with them.
Best Regards
by DenisO
Fri Sep 15, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

I have another version of the script Set objArg = WScript.Arguments if not objArg.count = 2 then WScript.Quit Set WshShell = CreateObject("WScript.Shell") command = objArg(0) & " " & objArg(1) Set WshExec = WshShell.Exec(command) WScript.Sleep 1000 WshShell.AppActivate WshExec.ProcessID WshShell.Sen...
by DenisO
Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first
Replies: 53
Views: 5885

Re: run custom sequence from all clients without requiring tool import first

the dialog is the only thing keeping me from full automatization. Hi helgek, I have workaround for this issue. You can use vbs file to automatically close the dialog by "pressing" Enter. Create text file with extension .vbs. Put the following text in it. Set objArg = WScript.Arguments if objArg.cou...
by DenisO
Fri Jun 09, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Changing Security Settings on PDF
Replies: 5
Views: 1247

Re: Changing Security Settings on PDF

Hi Herbert, the feature to store passwords was added in PDF Tool V6 in version 6.0.322. Unlike the PDF Tools 4.0 you can save mulptiple passwords for future use in any tool. Go to Preferences -> Passwords, init passwords storage with master password and enter passwords you need to use with your pdfs...