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by DolphinMann
Thu Apr 11, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: License Question around new v8
Replies: 1
Views: 562

License Question around new v8

It was not quite clear on the website as it mainly talks about the end user platform, but if we have the Editor SDK do we also get the "Advanced OCR Plugin" thing and the enhancements? If so what do we have to do special to use it if we were already using the OCRPlugin.pvp? Do we need to update lang...
by DolphinMann
Wed Nov 21, 2018 2:48 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Working in Version 7.0+
Replies: 7
Views: 523

Re: OCR Working in Version 7.0+

Great news and thank you! Looking forward to any possible speed improvements as well!
by DolphinMann
Tue Nov 13, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Working in Version 7.0+
Replies: 7
Views: 523

Re: OCR Working in Version 7.0+

Correction:

Same exact code....

7.0324.22579 works

7.0.327.1 does not work
by DolphinMann
Tue Nov 13, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Working in Version 7.0+
Replies: 7
Views: 523

Re: OCR Working in Version 7.0+

Correct, this is what I have an open support case on. Just wanted to know if others have success if they have code I could try.
by DolphinMann
Mon Nov 12, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Working in Version 7.0+
Replies: 7
Views: 523

OCR Working in Version 7.0+

I have an open support ticket with the PDF X-Change team, but I wanted to check with others here on the forums as well. Ever since I upgraded to 7.0+ the OCR completely stopped working. Nothing in my code has changed. Does anyone else have this issue? If someone does have OCR working in the Editor S...
by DolphinMann
Mon Nov 12, 2018 4:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

Question about Conversion.....

Does the Editor SDK come with the printer driver? It may be easier to simply print everything to PDF than attempt to directly convert.
by DolphinMann
Mon Nov 05, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

I think I have an open support ticket as well, so there may be some overlap between that and this thread. I have the ability to do both, start the code as a service or run as simple command line EXE. Only OCR crashes now....I think things got mixed up here. Original Issue: Office documents not conve...
by DolphinMann
Mon Nov 05, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Ability to Open Email files SOLVED
Replies: 21
Views: 2312

Re: Ability to Open Email files SOLVED

Checking up on the release of the HTM/HTML/Email to PDF conversion development. Was this ever released?
by DolphinMann
Mon Nov 05, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: html to pdf
Replies: 3
Views: 429

Re: html to pdf

Sorry to necro an old thread. Can the Editor SDK or Core API SDK now convert HTML/HTM files?
by DolphinMann
Thu Nov 01, 2018 5:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

edit: While it seems the version update did help conversion, now all OCR systems crash, so I am completely down on that side of the fence it seems, the example I put in this thread fails. This is a hard crash, again without using a service or any extra code, just the following: bool returnValue = fa...
by DolphinMann
Thu Nov 01, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

Thanks for checking in. I installed Office 2016 and then used the MSDN article you provided about creating those two folders. That seems to have worked. I did not test again with 2010, as it seemed unnecessary to use an older version of Office when we have more recent license keys. So far things see...
by DolphinMann
Fri Oct 26, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

Will this be the same for Excel(assuming the answer is yes).

Obviously Excel will convert much better as a landscape on average.
by DolphinMann
Thu Oct 25, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

Wow, interesting find. Initial results show this as..... Using x86 Version: 7.0.327.0 NOT working with Microsoft Office 2010 Working with Microsoft Office 2016 I will keep testing and let you know if anything changes, but that is an amazing find, thank you so much. Edit: While I have a thread about ...
by DolphinMann
Wed Oct 24, 2018 5:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

Same issue with version: 7.0.327.0, x86 version However slightly different HRESULT code [10/24/2018 10:12:28 AM][ERROR][ThreadID:4] Failure in conversion ErrorMesssage: Exception occurred. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80020009 (DISP_E_EXCEPTION)) Stack Trace: at PDFXEdit.IPXV_ImportConverter.Convert(P...
by DolphinMann
Tue Oct 23, 2018 9:50 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

1.) No need for a sample project. I get the same error with the exact code you put in this thread! 2.) Version: 7.0.324.22579, 32bit 3.) Is there a way I can send a test file securely? This would be our customer data and I don't want to put it in the thread. However my experience shows any Excel Fil...
by DolphinMann
Tue Oct 23, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

GoTo Meeting, where I can show you my screen or give you temporary access to my environment.

Thanks for taking another look. This is our last hurdle for our product
by DolphinMann
Mon Oct 22, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

I also found this link: https://helpx.adobe.com/acrobat/kb/trou ... ffice.html

I tried adding the PDF Edit dll but that did not work. Could there be something like this going on?
by DolphinMann
Mon Oct 22, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

Thank you for the feedback. I found the following things. 1.) Microsoft Office was not registered, so i did add a product key and officially register it. 2.) I ensured that Word/Excel do not have any pop-ups or modal window popups in general(opening clean) or with the file I am attempting to convert...
by DolphinMann
Tue Oct 16, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

Thanks for the update!
by DolphinMann
Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

I do not expect an immediate resolution, but just wanted to check in.

Are you able to replicate the issue? Would you like any of my code? Let me know if there is anything I can provide to make debugging easier.
by DolphinMann
Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:28 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

Thank you very much. This is a road-block for us so I appreciate the help.

The forum(you) have always been pretty helpful!
by DolphinMann
Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?
Replies: 35
Views: 1901

Re: Open MS Office files WITHOUT XPS add-in?

I am getting this same message: ErrorMesssage: Exception from HRESULT: 0x82191044 Stack Trace: at PDFXEdit.IPXV_ImportConverter.Convert(PXV_Inst pInst, Object pSrc, UInt32 nFlags, ICab pParams, IProgressMon pProgress, UInt32 hWndParent, Object pCtx) at Dolphin.PDFProcess.PDFProcessTools.CreateDolphi...
by DolphinMann
Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:48 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: OCR Other Languages
Replies: 3
Views: 1047

Re: OCR Other Languages

Thank you, it seems it was something about the document. I tried some others and they seem to work.

It's not a major problem, but would appreciate any insight.
by DolphinMann
Wed Sep 12, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: OCR Other Languages
Replies: 3
Views: 1047

OCR Other Languages

I am currently able to OCR documents in English just fine via the PDF X-Change Editor SDK, however when I attempt other languages I just get OCR in english, almost as if it is ignoring my language request. It does not error either. I can also see the OCR plugin loaded, but I cannot see the OCR optio...
by DolphinMann
Fri Aug 31, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: CharRect Reversed?
Replies: 13
Views: 2859

Re: CharRect Reversed?

I reverted to version 7.0.324.3 and it is working again. No changes in code.

I will continue to use that for now but I'd like to try and resolve the other issue. Let me know what else I can do.
by DolphinMann
Fri Aug 31, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: CharRect Reversed?
Replies: 13
Views: 2859

Re: CharRect Reversed?

Alex, It get the following message when attempting that call: error CS1503: Argument 1: cannot convert from 'PDFXEdit.IOperation [DocumentCaptureDemo, Version=5.1.243.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=null]' to 'PDFXEdit.IOperation [Interop.PDFXEdit, Version=1.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken...
by DolphinMann
Thu Aug 30, 2018 4:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: CharRect Reversed?
Replies: 13
Views: 2859

Re: CharRect Reversed?

Alex, Thank you again for all of your help. The coordinate matrix transform is working. However I am still getting a hard crash on the Op.Do for OCR when using 7.0.326.1 is it possible that I need to update my DevKey for using version 7? Is there something else I can provide to help debug this? If I...
by DolphinMann
Tue Aug 28, 2018 3:39 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: CharRect Reversed?
Replies: 13
Views: 2859

Re: CharRect Reversed?

Thank you Alex, I am using the same document I uploaded here. I am familiar with how to set/get the page rotation, i guess my question is different. The page lists as being rotated 90. I am not sure why, but perhaps it was scanned sideways and then someone "fixed" it. My question would be that wen I...
by DolphinMann
Mon Aug 27, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: CharRect Reversed?
Replies: 13
Views: 2859

Re: CharRect Reversed?

Don't want to derail the original problem, which is that document seems to think it's rotated 90 degrees, which is causing coordinate issues BUT I *think* I solved the OCR issue I had downloaded the latest release, 7.0.326.1 and the OCR process kept crashing on me. I then downloaded the OCR sample a...
by DolphinMann
Mon Aug 27, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: CharRect Reversed?
Replies: 13
Views: 2859

Re: CharRect Reversed?

I downloaded the sample app from this thread: https://forum.tracker-software.com/viewtopic.php?f=66&t=30356&p=121921&hilit=OCRPlugin.pvp#p121921 and made no changes. This seems to work, so I can only imagine I am not loading a DLL or plugin correctly or in a location that is unxpected. I will resear...
by DolphinMann
Mon Aug 27, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: CharRect Reversed?
Replies: 13
Views: 2859

Re: CharRect Reversed?

Another side note. I upgraded to 7.0.326.1(just did this today) and OCR is now completely failing as in a hard crash on the Op.Do line. All other functions and code of my program work as normal, but just OCR, which is the only plugin I use, is failing. I cannot find any information in the logs or Ev...
by DolphinMann
Mon Aug 27, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: CharRect Reversed?
Replies: 13
Views: 2859

Re: CharRect Reversed?

Alex, Thank you, there does seem to be some code in there that will make a few things easier, however I was specifically asking about the coordinates of the characters. In your example you seem to be working with "lines" and it was generally sorting by coordinates and providing text. I was acquiring...
by DolphinMann
Fri Aug 24, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: CharRect Reversed?
Replies: 13
Views: 2859

CharRect Reversed?

I can't seem to figure out what I am doing incorrect here, but the character coordinates seem reversed for a document i am working with. It's almost like it is rotating the document prior to OCR or something. it is NOT all documents as I have confirmed most are working correctly. There is a barcode ...
by DolphinMann
Mon Aug 20, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Hanging
Replies: 14
Views: 1408

Re: OCR Hanging

One other question about this functionality.... Is there a way to set a timeout on Op.Do()? So I can kill/cancel that operation after X seconds? Currently I have the entire function wrapped in a task, so while I can set a timer for my task, it technically doesn't kill the thread that Op.Do is execut...
by DolphinMann
Mon Aug 06, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Hanging
Replies: 14
Views: 1408

Re: OCR Hanging

Thank you Alex, however when I do that it seems to just hang. It is something related to permissions or the fact I am operating the execution as a Windows Service. If I use the demo app from Tracker or create my own simply demo app with the GUI, the OCR Op.Do command works fine. This includes using ...
by DolphinMann
Wed Aug 01, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Hanging
Replies: 14
Views: 1408

Re: OCR Hanging

I switched to the INST.AsyncDoAndWaitForFinish and now I am getting:

[PXVLib]: Wrong thread

Which makes sense based on our previous conversations, but I am not sure how to proceed here when NOT using the UI
by DolphinMann
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Hanging
Replies: 14
Views: 1408

Re: OCR Hanging

Sorry to necro an old thread but this is related.... I am starting to have this issue again with a more complicated Windows Service. I don't want to derail the entire forum with "best threading practice", but what should I do for something like a Windows Service that spawns many worker threads. When...
by DolphinMann
Mon May 21, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: How to Replace the image of a IPXC_ContentItem SOLVED
Replies: 63
Views: 4659

Re: How to Replace the image of a IPXC_ContentItem SOLVED

Thank you for the assistance. I will try to test this tomorrow. While I wait for that dev build though, I assume there is no easy way to get the image from the actual ContentItem? In my code for dealing with PDF Content I already loop through the content items and extract text(found that from anothe...
by DolphinMann
Thu May 17, 2018 9:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: How to Replace the image of a IPXC_ContentItem SOLVED
Replies: 63
Views: 4659

Re: How to Replace the image of a IPXC_ContentItem SOLVED

Great thread, almost exactly what I needed to do. A few questions though... Is it possible to get the image from the IPXC_ContentItem? I tried using the code you pasted from earlier in this thread but I only have the IPXC_ContentItem. I did take the ID for that but I only have an IPXC_Document from ...
by DolphinMann
Fri May 04, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: how to set watermark font color and italic SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 1009

Re: how to set watermark font color and italic SOLVED

Sorry to necro an old thread, but it seemed related.

How can we set the font style if the font is generated from: this.pdf.CreateNewFont(fontName, 0, 400);

The documentation page seems to be down and I couldn't quite figure it out from the available intellisense options.
by DolphinMann
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Hanging
Replies: 14
Views: 1408

Re: OCR Hanging

I did have some protection in INIT(and it was a static object) to ensure that it was only called once or if it was already called it would skip the function.

I think my problem was that the INIT was called on a different thread and thus not accessible to worker threads.
by DolphinMann
Wed Feb 07, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Hanging
Replies: 14
Views: 1408

Re: OCR Hanging

More Info: I think I have this fixed but am still doing some testing. If I move the call to the INIT function, exactly as it is above to the "static void main" of my windows service, so now the PDFTools.Init is the very first thing the service does. This seems to work even when actions are execution...
by DolphinMann
Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Hanging
Replies: 14
Views: 1408

Re: OCR Hanging

I have tried everything I can think of and still cannot figure this out. If I run the OCR from the following it works: -Direct Function call from "public static void main" of a simple 2 line program, as shown in my above code snippet However in my Windows service I cannot get it to work at all. I tr...
by DolphinMann
Wed Feb 07, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Hanging
Replies: 14
Views: 1408

Re: OCR Hanging

What do you mean exactly? The OCR Code, I've pasted above already creates a Task to execute the OCR process as the very first step. That code is the same whether it is called from the sample program or the web service. Are you asking for me to also tell the sample program to run the function in a se...
by DolphinMann
Tue Feb 06, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: OCR Hanging
Replies: 14
Views: 1408

OCR Hanging

This one is a bit confusing, so apologies if I am not completely clear, just let me know what else you need. I also don't expect an immediate resolution, but merely some guidance if I am doing something that seems wrong. I have a web service that listens for incoming requests, using .NET HttpListene...
by DolphinMann
Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Release Notes?
Replies: 2
Views: 242

Release Notes?

I see there is a new version 7.x available for download.

Are there release notes anywhere?
by DolphinMann
Mon Dec 04, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Selected Text - Value & Coordinates
Replies: 5
Views: 467

Re: Selected Text - Value & Coordinates

Is there a way to get which Content Items are selected, instead of just text?
by DolphinMann
Thu Nov 23, 2017 8:12 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Selected Text - Value & Coordinates
Replies: 5
Views: 467

Re: Selected Text - Value & Coordinates

Sorry for the thread spam. This was an immediate problem.... I think I found what I wanted in this thread: https://www.tracker-software.com/forum3/viewtopic.php?f=66&t=28988&p=116010&hilit=selection+IPXV_TextSelection#p116010 I needed to get the TextSelection and then get the PageTextSelection. From...
by DolphinMann
Thu Nov 23, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Selected Text - Value & Coordinates
Replies: 5
Views: 467

Re: Selected Text - Value & Coordinates

Update:

I have found that I can cast the selection as a TextSelection, if indeed it is, which I have confirmed it is: http://sdkhelp.tracker-software.com/vie ... tSelection

However I still cannot find any information on where or what the text is location.