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by lidds
Wed May 15, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Write freehand text
Replies: 3
Views: 1083

Re: Write freehand text

Thanks Alex, I'll look into this. I did also notice on the end user editor forum that people have been discussing this and said that the pencil tool is good in PDF change for freehand writing. But it was said that the line smoothing value in PDF xchange needs to be reduced in the registry for the pe...
by lidds
Wed May 15, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Write freehand text
Replies: 3
Views: 1083

Write freehand text

I was wondering if there is a tool that allows for freehand text writing?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Fri May 10, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Change colour of annot text colour
Replies: 10
Views: 2955

Re: Change colour of annot text colour

Thanks Alex,

I'll give this a try over the weekend.

Thanks for your help

Simon
by lidds
Fri May 10, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Change colour of annot text colour
Replies: 10
Views: 2955

Re: Change colour of annot text colour

Alex, A couple of questions as always. 1. How do I set the new richtext back to the annotation element? 2. I am working with annotation export files and I have noticed that in the fdf file the tichtext is within this file. I was wondering if I can use javascript to return the current richtext of an ...
by lidds
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Annotation selection background colour
Replies: 3
Views: 687

Re: Annotation selection background colour

Thanks Alex,

I will give this a go.

How would I go about distributing this modified Theme.xml with my product?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Annotation selection background colour
Replies: 3
Views: 687

Annotation selection background colour

My customers are mentioning that it is hard to see which annotations are selected looking at the Comments pane. The issue that I have found is that if you select the comment from the annotations list in the Comment Pane then the background colour changes greatly, in my case blue, see below: blue.png...
by lidds
Wed Mar 06, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Group and Ungroup a collection of annotations
Replies: 3
Views: 726

Re: Group and Ungroup a collection of annotations

Thanks Alex,

Appreciated as always.

Simon
by lidds
Wed Mar 06, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Group and Ungroup a collection of annotations
Replies: 3
Views: 726

Group and Ungroup a collection of annotations

I was wondering if there is a way that I can Group a selection of annotations together, and allowing the following: Example: There are 3 annotation lines. Select all 3 lines Right click and select group When selecting any of the 3 annotation lines it selects all 3 And therefore: 1. Displayed as one ...
by lidds
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Is there a way to remove annot state
Replies: 1
Views: 512

Is there a way to remove annot state

I am using the following code to set annotation state to None, however I would actually like to complete remove any existing annotation state. Is this possible? ' Change all annotation elements to selected status Dim JS As New StringBuilder JS.AppendLine("//JS Code to search for an annotation and ge...
by lidds
Fri Jan 25, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Add a link item to a document to jump to another
Replies: 11
Views: 591

Re: Add a link item to a document to jump to another

Alex, Thank you for your help. It turns out you can do the following code, without having to intercept any events and the PDF API will switch automatically to that document if it is loaded in the viewer. Dim dest As PXC_Destination = New PXC_Destination dest.nType = PXC_DestType.Dest_Fit Dim AL As I...
by lidds
Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Add a link item to a document to jump to another
Replies: 11
Views: 591

Re: Add a link item to a document to jump to another

Hi Alex,

Sorry to hassle you but this is the last thing I need to do to finish this, is there any chance you could assists.

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Thu Jan 24, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Add a link item to a document to jump to another
Replies: 11
Views: 591

Re: Add a link item to a document to jump to another

Alex,

You are right, sorry been one of those long days that I should have known this.

I am however still struggling with working out the code to make me jump to the document. I have added a screen image to hopefully better explain.

Thanks

Simon
LinkJumpCode.png
by lidds
Thu Jan 24, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Add a link item to a document to jump to another
Replies: 11
Views: 591

Re: Add a link item to a document to jump to another

Alex, I am using the following code to add a link to the document, which works great. Apart from the fact that I am assigning a grey dash border to the link boundary, however this border does not display unless I click the link. It is almost like the page needs to do a refresh or something? Dim firs...
by lidds
Thu Jan 24, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Resize Page
Replies: 9
Views: 486

Re: Resize Page

Thanks Alex, and also googled and you can multiply points by 2.835 to get to millimetres.

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Thu Jan 24, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Resize Page
Replies: 9
Views: 486

Re: Resize Page

Alex,

You are absolutely correct, sorry my error. However now another question, is there a way to get the page size in points, or a way to convert a page size from mm to points?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Thu Jan 24, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Resize Page
Replies: 9
Views: 486

Re: Resize Page

Alex,

I am specifying the PaperType value to 2 which is custom, see code in original post. Please note the standard PaperType code is commented out.

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Resize Page
Replies: 9
Views: 486

Re: Resize Page

Thanks Alex, I am using the below code to resize my page. However I have found something a bit strange. If I use a standard page size e.g. A3 which is StdPaperIndex 3 it all works fine. However if I specify a custom paper size e.g. W = 419.9 H = 269.9 the code works but sets the paper size to W = 14...
by lidds
Wed Jan 23, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Add a link item to a document to jump to another
Replies: 11
Views: 591

Re: Add a link item to a document to jump to another

Actually thinking about this a little more, this link item could work. However is there a way to add some text to the link e.g. "Jump to document"

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Wed Jan 23, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Add a link item to a document to jump to another
Replies: 11
Views: 591

Re: Add a link item to a document to jump to another

Alex, Thanks for the advise. I'm still currently working on this, but am using the following code to add the link. The link works fine, however it does not appear as an annotation element in the comments pane and therefore I cannot export this to an annotation file. Am I doing something wrong? Dim f...
by lidds
Wed Jan 23, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: How to set print GUI options
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Re: How to set print GUI options

Alex,

Thank you for the advise. However I am using the "cmd.print" command and unfortunately this does not fire the e_operBeforeExecute event?

Is there another way?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Wed Jan 23, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Select crop pages option
Replies: 4
Views: 352

Re: Select crop pages option

Alex,

Thank you for the advise. However I am using the "cmd.tool.cropPage" command and unfortunately this does not fire the e_operBeforeExecute event?

Is there another way?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Add a link item to a document to jump to another
Replies: 11
Views: 591

Add a link item to a document to jump to another

I have a document loaded and I give the user the option to create a duplicate copy of the document and then crop it, which all works fine. These two document are then linked within my database and this means that they are always load together in the viewer. This procedure is able to be repeated so, ...
by lidds
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Resize Page
Replies: 9
Views: 486

Resize Page

Is there a way that I can achieve the "Resize Pages" functionality via code, but pass a paper size and orientation e.g. 297 x 420 Landscape?

Basically to achieve the same thing that the "Resize Pages" form does, as shown below:
ResizePage.png
Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Wed Jan 16, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Select crop pages option
Replies: 4
Views: 352

Select crop pages option

Is there a way that I can automatically select the "Remove the content outside of the crop box area" checkbox, as shown below:
CropOption.png
Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Thu Jan 10, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Change colour of annot text colour
Replies: 10
Views: 2955

Re: Change colour of annot text colour

Alex, Thank you for the info, however I do not want to change the formatting etc if the text. I have just had a play around with your text commandbar and this allows you to change the font colour and does not override the formatting. Would it be possible for the developers to make available the meth...
by lidds
Thu Jan 10, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Modifying size of annotation on touchScreen
Replies: 12
Views: 997

Re: Modifying size of annotation on touchScreen

Alex, I have tried the touch screen mode again on your latest build and I am still unable to modify the size of the annotations. I can select the annotations and the handles appear on the annotation elements, however if I try to grab the bottom right handle it always defaults to moving the annotatio...
by lidds
Wed Jan 09, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Hide tab tooltip
Replies: 1
Views: 210

Hide tab tooltip

Is there a way to hide the document tab tooltip that shows the document location, or alternatively change the tooltip to the document name?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Wed Jan 09, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file
Replies: 20
Views: 1155

Re: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file

Alex,

Thank you so much this has resolved the issue.

Fantastic support as usual.

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file
Replies: 20
Views: 1155

Re: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file

Alex, I have just tested on build 328.1 with a newly created annotation export file and the problem still is there. I don't think my customer will be able to wait until Spring to get this resolved as they are on my case at the moment. Could you ask your developer if there is a work around, even if i...
by lidds
Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Change colour of annot text colour
Replies: 10
Views: 2955

Re: Change colour of annot text colour

Alex,

Sorry to bother you as I know I only posted this yesterday, but this is the last thing I need to resolve prior to releasing my new version of software, if you have time could you have a look at the for me.

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Customise colour dropdown
Replies: 8
Views: 882

Re: Customise colour dropdown

Thanks Alex,

Worked perfectly.

Thanks for your help

Simon
by lidds
Mon Jan 07, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file
Replies: 20
Views: 1155

Re: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file

Hi Alex,

Sorry to bother you again, but I was just wondering if there is any update on this?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Mon Jan 07, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Customise colour dropdown
Replies: 8
Views: 882

Re: Customise colour dropdown

Alex, I have got this working now and the color is being successfully added to the color picker. However the problem is that I now wish to hide the "Standard Colors" and also the "More Colors" button from the colorPicker. I have added my code below for info purposes: Public Sub OnNotify(ByVal nCode ...
by lidds
Mon Jan 07, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Change colour of annot text colour
Replies: 10
Views: 2955

Re: Change colour of annot text colour

Alex, I must be doing something wrong as the below code does not seem to change the text colour, could you please let me know what I am doing wrong? ElseIf e.nEventID = nIDS(CInt(IDS.e_document_afterChangePagesList)) Then Debug.WriteLine("e_document_afterChangePagesList") Dim nID As Integer = Me.doc...
by lidds
Sat Jan 05, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Change annot fill colour only if one exists
Replies: 3
Views: 318

Re: Change annot fill colour only if one exists

Thanks Alex, I get I can build up a separate list of annotations that I want to change the fill colour of and apply the fill options to that list, however is there a command to tell if an annotation item has a full applied to it?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Fri Jan 04, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Change annot fill colour only if one exists
Replies: 3
Views: 318

Change annot fill colour only if one exists

I am changing the annotation colour to grey when being imported using the following code: options("SColor").v = "rgbd(128,128,128)" options("Flags").v = PXC_AnnotFlag.AF_Print + PXC_AnnotFlag.AF_ContentLocked + PXC_AnnotFlag.AF_Locked + PXV_OpModifyAnnotMaskFlags.OpModifyAnnot_SColor options("Mask")...
by lidds
Fri Jan 04, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Change colour of annot text colour
Replies: 10
Views: 2955

Change colour of annot text colour

I am trying to change the colour of imported annotation to grey, which I am able to do using the following code: options("SColor").v = "rgbd(128,128,128)" options("Flags").v = PXC_AnnotFlag.AF_Print + PXC_AnnotFlag.AF_ContentLocked + PXC_AnnotFlag.AF_Locked + PXV_OpModifyAnnotMaskFlags.OpModifyAnnot...
by lidds
Wed Jan 02, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file
Replies: 20
Views: 1155

Re: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file

Alex,

Just checking to see if there is an ETA on this from your developer, becoming a bit of a hight priority with my customer.

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Mon Dec 17, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file
Replies: 20
Views: 1155

Re: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file

Sorry Alex,

I don't mean to hassle you, but I'm getting chased on this. Is there any chance of a one off hotfix?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Fri Dec 14, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file
Replies: 20
Views: 1155

Re: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file

Hi Alex,

I was wondering if you have a time for this fix? As you could imagine it's quite a big issue for my customers.

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Tue Dec 11, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Query PDF elements within an area
Replies: 12
Views: 767

Re: Query PDF elements within an area

Alex,

I know you guys are busy, but is there any chance someone could have a look at this for me please.

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Query PDF elements within an area
Replies: 12
Views: 767

Re: Query PDF elements within an area

I was just wondering if anyone had had a chance to have a look at this for me?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Annotations not drawing correctly
Replies: 13
Views: 831

Re: Annotations not drawing correctly

Thanks Alex,

Will this issue be resolved in build 328 as it is quite a big one for me

viewtopic.php?f=66&t=31834

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Annotations not drawing correctly
Replies: 13
Views: 831

Re: Annotations not drawing correctly

Ivan,

Is v328 available for download?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Tue Dec 04, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Query PDF elements within an area
Replies: 12
Views: 767

Re: Query PDF elements within an area

Hi Alex, I am having a bit of an issue with matching the PDF elements. I have written an application that allows you to draw a rectangle on a PDF document and this then finds the PDF content items within that boundary and then interrogates the content item, like you suggested previously. This then b...
by lidds
Sun Dec 02, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Advanced Line Styles
Replies: 1
Views: 230

Advanced Line Styles

I am looking for a solution to be able to draw line styles like in the below image from one of your competitors software? This would be really useful for my company as we are targeting the engineering sector where line styles from the norm are required e.g. Fenceline and roads etc. LineStyles.png Th...
by lidds
Sun Dec 02, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Annotations not drawing correctly
Replies: 13
Views: 831

Re: Annotations not drawing correctly

OK Alex, that is good to know.

However is there any idea on a timescale for resolving the initial drawing over snapped content from top, left to bottom, right?

Thanks

Simon
by lidds
Sun Dec 02, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file
Replies: 20
Views: 1155

Re: Rotated Text Box moves when importing annot file

Hi Alex,

Any idea on a timescale for this issue?

Thanks

Simon