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by Peter2
Tue May 28, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version mess up when downgrading the version SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Re: Version mess up when downgrading the version SOLVED

Strange ..

the uninstall (I had 2 entries in UninstallView from Nirsoft) uninstalled already nothing. Finally after "uninstallation" I renamed the program folder and installed it new. A mass of files was different - some older, some newer. But now it is OK with version and licence.

Peter
by Peter2
Tue May 28, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Lite 8: GDI versus XPS - same result? SOLVED
Replies: 6
Views: 277

Re: Lite 8: GDI versus XPS - same result? SOLVED

Hi Will thanks for investigation. I'm sorry - I just found at that it happened with that strange software where I reported problems with overlaying layers before. It uses a rather old "print command" where nobody knows what really happens. I just tested with Firefox and Autocad - and both results ar...
by Peter2
Sat May 25, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Version mess up when downgrading the version SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 182

Version mess up when downgrading the version SOLVED

I know - when downgrading a version it should be uninstalled first and freshly installed. But nevertheless (or just for confirmation) - I had installed 7.324.3 and downgraded via simple "installation"to 7.324.2. Now I have the mess - the exiting file has file-date and file-version 324.2 (valid for m...
by Peter2
Fri May 24, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Lite 8: GDI versus XPS - same result? SOLVED
Replies: 6
Views: 277

Re: Lite 8: GDI versus XPS - same result? SOLVED

Thanks Will

but also the string in PDF-metadata "Producer" is the same "[GDI]" for XPS settings?
by Peter2
Thu May 23, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Lite 8: GDI versus XPS - same result? SOLVED
Replies: 6
Views: 277

Lite 8: GDI versus XPS - same result? SOLVED

I tried the same print with "GDI" and "XPS" - and got the same results in

- PDF-Props / Producer: PDF-XChange Lite (8.0 build 331) [GDI] [Windows 10 Professional x64 (Build 17763)]
- File size
- File compare (99%)

Is this correct?

Peter
by Peter2
Fri May 17, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Create bookmark-command for every PDF-device? SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 2361

Re: Create bookmark-command for every PDF-device? SOLVED

Thanks Stefan

that's the right source for further investigations.

Have a fine weekend.
by Peter2
Wed May 15, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Create bookmark-command for every PDF-device? SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 2361

Create bookmark-command for every PDF-device? SOLVED

I don't know if this question belongs to forum "Printer" or "SDK" or "Editor" or ... ---------------------------------- We have an old-fashioned "report tool" which creates report out of a database (similar to "Crystal Report"). It has output to - standard printer (can be paper-printer or PDF-device...
by Peter2
Wed May 08, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: German Translation: very small issue
Replies: 3
Views: 932

Re: German Translation: very small issue

"Titel" (Title, often used in dialogues)
"Beschriftung" (label)
by Peter2
Wed May 08, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: German Translation: very small issue
Replies: 3
Views: 932

German Translation: very small issue

When editing a form and define a "button", the word for the caption of the button is wrong translated (I suppose in English there is something with "top" instead of "caption" or "title"). See image
by Peter2
Wed May 01, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Purge bookmarks without actions? SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 623

Re: Purge bookmarks without actions? SOLVED

Great. Thanks!
by Peter2
Wed May 01, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Purge bookmarks without actions? SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 623

Purge bookmarks without actions? SOLVED

I have some PDF-files which are parts of a huge PDF-document. Now every file contains a lot of bookmarks which have no "actions" (they directed to parts of the huge file which do not exist in the current part).

Can they be purged / cleaned / removed automatically?

Peter
by Peter2
Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:06 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Add different forms to multi-page PDF, repeated
Replies: 5
Views: 481

Re: Add different forms to multi-page PDF, repeated

Hello Daniel yes - "insert" a page gives full control over the forms and there renaming. But the result will be a new, single page which is not merged / "overlayed" on the current page(s). And at the moment I don't see a way to do this in a batch mode for hundreds of pages. Thanks - I will pause the...
by Peter2
Tue Apr 02, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Add different forms to multi-page PDF, repeated
Replies: 5
Views: 481

Re: Add different forms to multi-page PDF, repeated

Thanks for reply, Daniel there are these conditions: a) field team has mobile hardware b) they have Editor Pro c) they don't need empty PDF-template with forms, they need the current data of every tree amended with the new, empty forms. d) the file size is not really important For my "Way 2", descri...
by Peter2
Mon Apr 01, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Add different forms to multi-page PDF, repeated
Replies: 5
Views: 481

Add different forms to multi-page PDF, repeated

I'm thinking about this kind of workflow ... Example: - I have a database with 1000 trees - This database contains data about species, height, coordinates and owner - now I have to add two new attributes: "diametre" (number, one decimal place) and "state" (select one value of "good / medium / bad") ...
by Peter2
Fri Mar 15, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Different result with different drivers SOLVED
Replies: 7
Views: 2656

Re: Different result with different drivers SOLVED

... this very strongly suggests that the issue is with the GIS software itself ... Yes, I suppose you are right. But the problem is that a) the GIS software will not be fixed b) I can not replace Acrobat with XChange when this issue is not "solved". Acrobat creates "right looking" output. Maybe you...
by Peter2
Fri Mar 15, 2019 3:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Different result with different drivers SOLVED
Replies: 7
Views: 2656

Re: Different result with different drivers SOLVED

Hi Will

here I use the Editor only to display the PDF and don't print to paper-printer. The attached PDF are created by the GIS software, using different PDF-devices.
by Peter2
Fri Mar 15, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Different result with different drivers SOLVED
Replies: 7
Views: 2656

Different result with different drivers SOLVED

We have a GIS software which displays elements in different layers (different drawing order = different display order). When printing, we see sometimes different results from different printer drivers. This happens on "real paper" printers and on PDF-devices. I attached 3 PDF - made from different P...
by Peter2
Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: demo version: problems with other pdf-versions SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 1770

Re: demo version: problems with other pdf-versions SOLVED

Thanks to both - it's clear now.

@Stefan:
Sometimes we will use transparency from CAD and GIS - is there a "cooking recipe" for best results?
by Peter2
Thu Mar 14, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: demo version: problems with other pdf-versions SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 1770

demo version: problems with other pdf-versions SOLVED

I tried some pdf-versions (1.4, 1.5, 1.7, ..) with the demo-driver, but it creates nearly always 1.4-files. I have to change the defaults in printer-settings in "system control" to get 1.5 and 1.7.

When set to PDFA-1A it creates a 1.4 ... - bug or feature?
by Peter2
Fri Mar 08, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: No cropping white space - what's wrong? SOLVED
Replies: 10
Views: 910

Re: No cropping white space - what's wrong? SOLVED

Tracker Supp-Stefan wrote:
Fri Mar 08, 2019 1:08 pm
... but the "media box" - or the whole canvas on which content can be placed remains unchanged ...
Thanks, Stefan, that's the trick. I need also the option "Fit size of media-box to crop box" - then the area is really cropped ...
by Peter2
Fri Mar 08, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: No cropping white space - what's wrong? SOLVED
Replies: 10
Views: 910

No cropping white space - what's wrong? SOLVED

PDF XChange Editor 7.0 328.2, TEST-Version I try to crop white space from a PDF, and it ssem to be cropped correctly. But when I send this cropped PDF to a plotter with PDF-coontroller, it calculates the original, umcropped white space. When I start the crop command again, I can see that the crop-di...
by Peter2
Fri Mar 01, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Javascript to create filename for "save as" from different strings
Replies: 5
Views: 567

Re: Javascript to create filename for "save as" from different strings

Tracker Supp-Stefan wrote:
Fri Mar 01, 2019 2:58 pm
... is it a PDF file you already have opened in the Editor that you want to SaveAs... under a different name ...
Yepp, exactly this.

Peter
by Peter2
Fri Mar 01, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Javascript to create filename for "save as" from different strings
Replies: 5
Views: 567

Javascript to create filename for "save as" from different strings

Very often, filenames has to be created in a defined way, like "projektnumber-plantype-projectphase", e.g. "47110815-AB-Prephase.pdf".

Is there a way to start a dialogue with "save as" that shows an expanded inputbox, so that the user can create the complex filename inside this dialogue?
by Peter2
Mon Feb 25, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Remove white space (crop) for all open files (with JavaScript?)
Replies: 1
Views: 168

Remove white space (crop) for all open files (with JavaScript?)

Hi
is there a way (a script?) to remove white space (crop) for all open files? (could be a simple, but helpful functionality).

Thanks

Peter
by Peter2
Mon Feb 25, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Print all open files
Replies: 13
Views: 2390

Re: Print all open files

blutackey wrote:
Mon Jul 31, 2017 12:54 am
...Do you know if this feature will still be implemented? It seems like this post was from a long time ago and the icon is still greyed out....
The original question is more then 4 years old, the quoted text more then 1.5 years. Something new with this? Seem to be still inactive ....
by Peter2
Wed Feb 20, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Cropping white space while using print-driver
Replies: 9
Views: 2796

Re: Cropping white space while using print-driver

Thanks for the input - we will take all the above into consideration as we prepare the V5 release over the coming weeks and will do what can be reasonabley done... Thanks Hi all I was (I am ...) away from PDF-XChange for some years now, so my knowledge of all the features is currently not up-to-dat...
by Peter2
Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Changes V5.0/271 to V5.5/316.1
Replies: 3
Views: 606

Re: Changes V5.0/271 to V5.5/316.1

I'm confused abot the handling of "Current" and default .. Example: defined Filename - Open a TXT with Notepad - I start "Print" - my defined filename is "abc" - I change to "xyz" - print - xyz.pdf is created - I start print again from the same software - filename "xyz" is default - Close Notepad - ...
by Peter2
Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Changes V5.0/271 to V5.5/316.1
Replies: 3
Views: 606

Changes V5.0/271 to V5.5/316.1

A client updated now from V5.0/271 (Server 2008 R2 x64) to V5.5/316.1 (Server 2012 R2 x64). Now I'm checking the differences - the visible and these in the background. Main question: The settings were in the Registry, like here: "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\\Software\\Tracker Software\\PDF-XChange 5\\PDF-XCha...
by Peter2
Tue Jan 02, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Print preview does not display color settings of printer
Replies: 1
Views: 290

Print preview does not display color settings of printer

This is a behaviour of "Editor" since its first release .. I have a simple "HP CP 1215" printer where I can change the settings between "print colour" and "print black-white" (in reality it is "grayscale"). In "PDFXChange Viewer", the print preview in print dialogue considers the settings inside the...
by Peter2
Thu Dec 28, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cosmetic: Installer of V7 shows V6
Replies: 5
Views: 723

Re: Cosmetic: Installer of V7 shows V6

The link in "Update history" - "Details" (of 7.0.323.2) links to https://www.tracker-software.com/produc ... #7.0.323.2 The link seem to be OK, but the second line on this page displays "...V6"
by Peter2
Thu Dec 28, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: V7 dialogue: Truncated with "Screen size 125%"
Replies: 1
Views: 661

V7 dialogue: Truncated with "Screen size 125%"

Win 7, classic theme; screen size 125% - the dialogue is partly truncated at the right side. See images.

There are also some English strings in German version.
by Peter2
Thu Dec 28, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Forum for V6-Printer? SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 1104

Re: Forum for V6-Printer? SOLVED

Refresh this (not that) old posting with new numbers: Is this forum also for V7?
by Peter2
Thu Dec 28, 2017 1:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cosmetic: Installer of V7 shows V6
Replies: 5
Views: 723

Re: Cosmetic: Installer of V7 shows V6

Hi Radi strange - it seem to be gone. It was yesterday evening when I installed via "Tracker Updater" form the ZIP-file. Today I installed again, because it reported me "V7 was installed yesterday; but now V6 is installed and you can update to V7" (see image) (After the second installation now the r...
by Peter2
Wed Dec 27, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cosmetic: Installer of V7 shows V6
Replies: 5
Views: 723

Cosmetic: Installer of V7 shows V6

Not that important: The installer of Editor 7.0.323.2 shows "Version 6" in the title bar of the installer dialogue.
by Peter2
Sun May 28, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Tracker Updater - German translation
Replies: 9
Views: 1208

Re: Tracker Updater - German translation

Solved in version 6.0/322, but two small remarks:
  • "About"-Dialogue is still in English
  • Typo in "Instllierte Produkte" (missing "a")
by Peter2
Sun May 28, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Tracker Updater - cosmetic issues in German
Replies: 1
Views: 963

Tracker Updater - cosmetic issues in German

Due to the length of the words (German is a "long" language :mrgreen: ) some strings are truncated or badly aligned - see attachment:

Peter
Tracker_Updater_10.png
by Peter2
Mon Feb 27, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Tracker Updater - German translation
Replies: 9
Views: 1208

Re: Tracker Updater - German translation

Thanks, Will

it is not first priority.

Peter
by Peter2
Fri Feb 17, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Tracker Updater - German translation
Replies: 9
Views: 1208

Re: Tracker Updater - German translation

Patrick-Tracker Supp wrote:... Could you pose a screenshot of this, please?
by Peter2
Fri Feb 17, 2017 9:21 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: No update from 4.0/316 to 6.0/320?
Replies: 3
Views: 985

Re: No update from 4.0/316 to 6.0/320?

Hi Patrick

but why does the updater does not show (and does not update) my installed PDF Tools 4?
by Peter2
Thu Feb 16, 2017 10:14 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: AutoCAD PC3 - Output PDF Filename is doubled
Replies: 4
Views: 1094

Re: AutoCAD PC3 - Output PDF Filename is doubled

Usually AutoCAD uses "Filename + Layoutname" (or "+ Model"). So maybe your example was printed from "Myfile"-layout inside "MyFile.dwg") For renaming and handling AutoCAD-print output please take a look at the feature (the Javascript) "titrules.js" http://help.tracker-software.com/pdfxs6/docnameandd...
by Peter2
Thu Feb 16, 2017 10:05 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Tracker Updater - German translation
Replies: 9
Views: 1208

Tracker Updater - German translation

Everything is fine, but only the tray menu ""Updates List / Installed List ...) is in English.

Peter
by Peter2
Thu Feb 16, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Forum for V6-Printer? SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 1104

Forum for V6-Printer? SOLVED

The title for this forum is "V4 and V5 Print Drivers". Will the title be modified also for V6 or is there / will there be a separate forum?

Peter
by Peter2
Thu Feb 16, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: No update from 4.0/316 to 6.0/320?
Replies: 3
Views: 985

No update from 4.0/316 to 6.0/320?

I just refreshed my old PRO-licence and updated from 316 to 320. Now I have Editor, Viewer, Printer Lite, Printer V6, PDF Saver and Updater on build 320. My Printer 2012 is still on 316, [EDIT: Solved. /... and also Office2PDF 2012 is on 316.] My PDF Tools are on 4.0/316.1 and are not displayed in t...
by Peter2
Tue Oct 18, 2016 8:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Sugg. - Improvement of Online help
Replies: 7
Views: 831

Re: Sugg. - Improvement of Online help

...This information has been added to the manual and will be live after the current round of editing.... Great. Thanks for your quick settlement. ...Thank you very much for your feedback, it is hugely appreciated and we welcome anything further you might find in the future. You 're welcome :D BTW: ...
by Peter2
Tue Oct 18, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to open a file on a defined bookmark?
Replies: 1
Views: 397

How to open a file on a defined bookmark?

How can I open a PDF and jump to a defined bookmark? Like open c:\test.pdf /bookmark "my first chapter" Is there a standard definition for all PDF software (like the "open" and "print" stuff) or is it dependent on the currently installed software? How to solve it as link from a HTML-file? Thanks Peter
by Peter2
Tue Oct 18, 2016 2:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Sugg. - Improvement of Online help
Replies: 7
Views: 831

Re: Sugg. - Improvement of Online help

Hi Stefan
Tracker Supp-Stefan wrote:...Command line options is already here:...
I was unclear - I meant "please add to the existing chapter the two points I mentioned" :wink:
by Peter2
Tue Oct 18, 2016 1:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Sugg. - Improvement of Online help
Replies: 7
Views: 831

Sugg. - Improvement of Online help

Hi please add at http://help.tracker-software.com/pdfxe6/ - Chapter "Command Line Options" .. - Infos about using "Quotes" when working under CMD-Window (the given example needs more quotes under CMD, I there are problems with "lazy dog" - Infos about search with criteria "all / any / none" Thanks P...