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by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed May 29, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text
Replies: 74
Views: 31814

Re: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text

Hi again Peter, we are making progress on the Stylus issue. May I ask you to test a pre-release "Portable" build for the stylus performance and give us feedback? Please contact us by email at support@tracker-software.com to get a download link. Being a "Portable" version you need not install it, jus...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed May 29, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Issue with saving files in Fedora with PDFXEdit 6 running on Wine
Replies: 16
Views: 1450

Re: Issue with saving files in Fedora with PDFXEdit 6 running on Wine

Hi Arch, Anyway, it's nice to know that you daily drive PDFXE on Linux :-) I do, I also have it integrated into my domain. The biggest issue I face is that my user session repeatedly stops working to authenticate me to some domain resources and requires me to log out an in again. One day I will find...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed May 29, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Editor v7 doesn't work on Linux + Wine
Replies: 37
Views: 3872

Re: Editor v7 doesn't work on Linux + Wine

image.png Hi guys, I just realised I never commented on this. I use the 64 bit Pro MSI installer and Wine 3.0 from the Ubuntu 18.04 repositories. The installer worked flawlessly and both PDF-Tools and the Editor are fully functional. At least in so far as what can be expected under wine, no MS Offi...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed May 29, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text
Replies: 74
Views: 31814

Re: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text

Hi Peter, thanks for the input. Indeed this has been a very long and interesting discussion. Progress is being made. RT#4304 is closed, the work done and ready for the next build. Here is a preview of what the Summarize Comments dialogue will look like in the next build: image.png Your point Now 4.5...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Thu May 23, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Unable to change login account for SharePoint
Replies: 6
Views: 3042

Re: Unable to change login account for SharePoint

Hi guys, we've had some pretty in depth discussions here around the challenges presented by SharePoint in this regards. In a nutshell the challenge is in the authentication mechanisms used for SP and how they are integrated into Windows and the application session IDs. Google Drive for example uses ...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed May 22, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Issue with saving files in Fedora with PDFXEdit 6 running on Wine
Replies: 16
Views: 1450

Re: Issue with saving files in Fedora with PDFXEdit 6 running on Wine

Hi Arch, I run the Editor every day on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS with the default repo win binaries: paul@pdf-xchange.net@linpaul-work:~$ wine --version wine-3.0 (Ubuntu 3.0-1ubuntu1) To be honest I don't use a command line to launch it, I leave wine explorer running and start the Editor like a Windows user ...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed May 15, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Collaboration in PDF-XChange
Replies: 10
Views: 1532

Re: Collaboration in PDF-XChange

Hi JWF, welcome to the forums and thank you for the post! I appreciate your bringing this to this public forum. You have piqued my interest, (actually this whole discussion has, but anyway...) I am going to do some reading up on collaboration using Office 365, I must confess to not having much exper...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Fri May 10, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Collaboration in PDF-XChange
Replies: 10
Views: 1532

Re: Collaboration in PDF-XChange

Hi David, I pulled your post from here: https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=22846 and created a new thread on it because this is something that we would like to discuss on it's own. Collaboration is without doubt in demand and something that we have not really embraced, partly du...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Fri May 10, 2019 4:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text
Replies: 74
Views: 31814

Re: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text

I really appreciate the thought and dedication you have all put into this, unfortunately I am increasingly in agreement with the development team, there is a lot of work to be done in full blown AAM feature, and to be honest, the potential revenue while difficult to accurately predict, does not look...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Thu May 09, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Imperfect update process
Replies: 11
Views: 3276

Re: Imperfect update process

Hi sshank, Dan asked me to take a look at this discussion. You mentioned this: However, your company does provide a silent update download which in 2 cases updated people in such a way as to disable features. I am unclear on what you mean by this. The only installers we offer are the ones that can b...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed May 08, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text
Replies: 74
Views: 31814

Re: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text

Hi François thank yo so much for the thought you have put into this. I like the way yo break this up into "Marketing", "Annotating", and "Indexing". This is helpful to identify where I/we can best focus attention. Marketing. You are right when you say that this proposed change is more than just a fe...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Thu May 02, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text
Replies: 74
Views: 31814

Re: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text

Hi guys, I just had a discussion with the development team about the state of this. I am having difficulty making the case that this "Advanced Annotations Management" is in sufficient demand to justify the work that would be involved. To be accurate, adding the ability to introduce an arbitrary deli...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed Apr 10, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Page Size 100% - Registry / ADMX
Replies: 1
Views: 215

Re: Page Size 100% - Registry / ADMX

Hi SaHo, there is no ADMX policy for this I am afraid. The following registry entry sets the default page view to 100%. Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00 [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Tracker Software\PDFXEditor\3.0\Settings\PagesView] "d.DefaultZoom"=hex(b):00,00,00,00,00,00,59,40 Having said that...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Tue Apr 09, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: OCR- For the PDF-XChange Editor and Viewer
Topic: Enhanced OCR
Replies: 5
Views: 874

Re: Enhanced OCR

Hi Markus, and welcome to the Tracker Forums. Thank you for that post. We would indeed like to investigate this. Can you please send us your document for testing please? If it is too large for the forum, you can email it to support@tracker-software.com. If it is even too large for that you can uploa...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed Mar 20, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: Network Administrator Support
Topic: Policy not Working
Replies: 10
Views: 3227

Re: Policy not Working

Hi Willy, thanks for confirming that it works despite the settings in the UI. I appreciate the feedback. I will definitely bring it to the team. My understanding is that it is not trivial to change else it would have already. I agree that it would be better for the settings to be reflected, right no...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Mar 11, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: Network Administrator Support
Topic: Policy not Working
Replies: 10
Views: 3227

Re: Policy not Working

Hi Willy, I got a response on the ticket that it was rejected. When I said I had reproduced the issue, I applied a policy and looked to see the settings changes reflected in the Editor and they were not. What I did not do however was actually test the functionality with this policy in place. I set t...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: PDF-XChange 2012 Citrix issue
Replies: 6
Views: 1872

Re: PDF-XChange 2012 Citrix issue

Hi again Captain John, the values in that Reg key were specific to V5 of the printer. Rather than use that reg key, which it turns out, will remove any existing entries, instead what you should do is pull the Driver name from the printer you want listed here: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControl...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Tue Mar 05, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: PDF-XChange 2012 Citrix issue
Replies: 6
Views: 1872

Re: PDF-XChange 2012 Citrix issue

Hi Captain John, we are looking into it now. You have mentioned that you are using Citrix 2012 - the Citrix KB mentions that the "Advanced Universal Print Driver (UPD) " is for "Presentation Server Client 10.x and later". If you will excuse my ignorance of Citrix naming conventions, how does that ma...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Mar 04, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Network Administrator Support
Topic: Policy not Working
Replies: 10
Views: 3227

Re: Policy not Working

Hi guys, indeed the issue has been reproduced however it seems that it is still not addressed. To that end I have created a support request ticket. While internal only, you can refer to RT#4685: Editor not respecting Group Policy settings and get a status update. My apology for the tardiness on this...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Feb 25, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Network Administrator Support
Topic: Active Directory Administrative Templates - wish list
Replies: 10
Views: 2601

Re: Active Directory Administrative Templates - wish list

Hi Castleland, that's a good approach. Rather than pushing the HKCU keys directly however, I suggest you run "%programfiles%\Tracker Software\Vault\xcvault.exe"/AddKeys "\\UNC\path\to\LicenseKeyFile.xcvault" from the user context. So a login or similar script that runs as the target user and as such...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Network Administrator Support
Topic: Active Directory Administrative Templates - wish list
Replies: 10
Views: 2601

Re: Active Directory Administrative Templates - wish list

Hi Castleland, thanks for the explanation of your situation and needs. I can see the value in having per user templates myself, however I am told it is not a trivial thing to accomplish. Without getting into the details of why our development team are reluctant to take this on, may I ask if, in your...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Tue Feb 19, 2019 11:58 pm
Forum: Network Administrator Support
Topic: Active Directory Administrative Templates - wish list
Replies: 10
Views: 2601

Re: Active Directory Administrative Templates - wish list

Hi again Castleland,

we will look into this. The initial response from the development team was luke warm I must admit. There is some concern with how to handle conflicts between per machine policies and per user policies.

What specifically would you want to set per user may I ask?
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Tue Feb 19, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Network Administrator Support
Topic: Active Directory Administrative Templates - wish list
Replies: 10
Views: 2601

Re: Active Directory Administrative Templates - wish list

Hi Castleland, you are correct in that we currently only have per machine templates and I am not aware of plans to make them available per user. I will need to consult with the development team as to how practical or even possible it is to do something about applying these per user. I know that Adob...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Tue Feb 12, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Overline a letter
Replies: 13
Views: 730

Re: Overline a letter

Hi Jürgen, to my surprise, when asked, the lead developer says we can add such a thing to the text styles options in the Editor so I have raised a formal feature request. While internal only, if you refer to RT#4657: Feature Request :: editor :: Add "Overline" to text styles. and staff member will b...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Issue setting printing save options via pdfsaver.exe /setoptions
Replies: 3
Views: 881

Re: Issue setting printing save options via pdfsaver.exe /setoptions

Hi zcap you should only need to create the printer once. Having created it your call to /SetOptions looks OK to be honest. I tried it here and it is setting the values as it does on your machine: C:\Program Files\Tracker Software\PDF-XChange Standard>pdfSaver.exe /SetOptions "Save.File=%[DocName];Sa...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Fri Feb 01, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Network Administrator Support
Topic: Policy not Working
Replies: 10
Views: 3227

Re: Policy not Working

Hi Willy,

we have reproduced the issue and are investigating now.

Thanks for bringing this to our attention.
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Tue Jan 29, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Network Administrator Support
Topic: Tracking number of installs
Replies: 3
Views: 941

Re: Tracking number of installs

Hi rputney,

currently the onus is on the owner of the license(s) to manage the number installs. I am afraid that at the moment we do not have a tool available to you for reporting this.

hth
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Thu Jan 24, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: ClickOnce deployment
Replies: 1
Views: 1964

Re: ClickOnce deployment

Hi Synergy. You need to use this option – then an external and existing manifest file will be used by this app. image.png Also on the machine that is used for developing the app the ActiveX control must be registered in standard way like it is described here: https://help.tracker-software.com/DEV/de...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Printer Defaults Don't Stay
Replies: 3
Views: 197

Re: Printer Defaults Don't Stay

Hi kjensen, thanks for the post. Where are you setting the defaults? This is more important than it may appear at first. If you make changes via an applications print dialogue at print time you are not making changes that will be remembered after that application is closed. The settings remain for t...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Introducing ASuLiB - Annotation Subject List Builder
Replies: 20
Views: 1447

Re: Introducing ASuLiB - Annotation Subject List Builder

Hi guys, I've added references to this topic and https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=62&t=22846 to the ticket RT#4632: Feature Request :: Editor :: Tags in Annotation Subjects as well as linking RT#4632 to RT#4209: Editor FR: 'Annotations' plug-in with extended features! That should e...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Wed Jan 23, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text
Replies: 74
Views: 31814

Re: Summarzing comments, extracting highlighted text

Hi Vee, Francois et al, what a very interesting discussion. I must confess to also having a need for tags in annotation subjects, as a way of organizing comments. I discussed this with the lead developer, in particular I was hoping the new PDF 2.0 specs might already have a mechanism for this and wh...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Jan 21, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Execute Command add File Attachment
Replies: 13
Views: 516

Re: Execute Command add File Attachment

Thanks for that holiday676, we have tested it here on a number of different platforms, including Linux and wine and in all cases so far it has worked as expected. Can we get you to export your settings to file and send them to us please? You will need to put the settings file in a zip archive when a...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Jan 07, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Search Pane options for a search on a subset of files
Replies: 5
Views: 308

Re: Search Pane options for a search on a subset of files

Thanks for the details François, indeed we had a feature request for this some years ago and it was rejected at the time. I have, after discussing this with the Development Team Leader, re-opened the ticket. While it is for internal purposes only if you refer to RT#395: Feature request :: Editor :: ...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Jan 07, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Basic integrity check
Replies: 5
Views: 298

Re: Basic integrity check

Hi François, PDF-Tools is designed to operate on large numbers of files like this. Typically one would open the file(s), perform some function on them, then save them to disk. If I understand you properly you would like to be able to test that you can open all the files and somehow flag those that f...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Jan 07, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Search Pane options for a search on a subset of files
Replies: 5
Views: 308

Re: Search Pane options for a search on a subset of files

Hi François so essentially you want to be able to save a specific folder to search in anytime? With the default settings the Editor will remember these folders you have searched, even after closing the Editor and starting a new session. How is your request different? How would you define or organize...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Latest version?
Replies: 15
Views: 3406

Re: Latest version?

Hi Puffolino,

no problem at all. When you are ready.

cheers
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Color management Issue
Replies: 7
Views: 437

Re: Color management Issue

Hi yossizahn,

thanks for the post and the supporting files. We will need one of the development team to look at this, hopefully today.

regards
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: OCR- For the PDF-XChange Editor and Viewer
Topic: printing in negative
Replies: 9
Views: 1778

Re: printing in negative

Hi zlotowinfo

welcome to the forum. We will need to know what version of the software you are using. Also, does this happen to any PDF or just certain ones?

It seems you are printing from the Viewer, does the Editor also have the same issue?
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Dec 31, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Preload pages in PDF XChange Viewer
Replies: 46
Views: 16270

Re: Preload pages in PDF XChange Viewer

Hi Bernhard, this is currently not high on our priority list, mostly due to low demand and the complexity to implement. To the best of my knowledge, Adobe no longer do pre-rendering possibly because it does not always improve the user experience, especially when there are limited resources and RAM i...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Dec 31, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Why doesn't hand tool select?
Replies: 12
Views: 607

Re: Why doesn't hand tool select?

My pleasure yossizahn!

Lets see what V8 brings us in the spring. :-)
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Dec 31, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Why doesn't hand tool select?
Replies: 12
Views: 607

Re: Why doesn't hand tool select?

Now that you explain it like that I can see the sense of it and agree it is a useful feature. To that end I have raised a formal "Feature Request" around this. While it is not a promise to deliver said feature is us a commitment to seriously looking into it. While the associated ticket is internal o...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Latest version?
Replies: 15
Views: 3406

Re: Latest version?

Hi Puffolino, when I test the Viewer installers and executables in VirusTotal I get no virus warnings. I tested the zip installers, the msi installers and the Viewer executables post install for both MSI and EXE. All pass VirusTotal without issue. When you said "I extracted the viewer executable fro...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Auto-select newly created comments
Replies: 23
Views: 1905

Re: Auto-select newly created comments

Hey guys, as far as I can tell the functionality is correct, it is just that sometimes while holding the shift key the handles disappear? But the arrows still nudge correctly? It did appear to me to behave differently if selecting the text Boxes directly with the mouse on the page vs selecting the s...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Dec 31, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Preselect in Profil: Print as Image
Replies: 1
Views: 825

Re: Preselect in Profil: Print as Image

HI NixName, thanks for the post and excellent question. We do not have Printing Profiles in the Editor, just in the PDF-XChange Standard printer designed for converting other files to PDF. Since you are already opening a PDF and want to print it to paper these profiles are of no use to your task. Wh...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Dec 31, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Why can't I set Default Page Zoom to Fit Visible?
Replies: 4
Views: 427

Re: Why can't I set Default Page Zoom to Fit Visible?

Thanks for the report guys.

I see the same thing. I'll be passing that on to the team for correction - thanks for bringing that to our attention.
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Dec 31, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Why doesn't hand tool select?
Replies: 12
Views: 607

Re: Why doesn't hand tool select?

Hi yossizahn, thanks for the post. I would suggest the Select Tool is for selecting Hand Tool is for moving the page. What advantage is there to making the Hand Tool behave like the Select Tool? Why not just use the Select Tool to Select? I took a look at the behaviour of both Foxit and Adobe reader...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Help Summarize Comments.
Replies: 1
Views: 269

Re: Help Summarize Comments.

Hi LappIII, thanks for the post and sample. What I see is a summary, with the pages from which they come. This is only one of multiple formats, you can generate the summary with or without the reference pages. Or is the issue that the highlight has blocked the content it is supposed to be highlighti...
by Paul - Tracker Supp
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Page down, page up
Replies: 9
Views: 564

Re: Page down, page up

Hi Flopcd48, what build are you using? We did make a change like this already to the Editor. When using page down or page up in continuous mode and the zoom level is such that less than the entire page is visible, page down/up should show one line of the previous/next page to facilitate exactly this...