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by jeffp
Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:12 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Remove or Disable Entire Help Menu?
Replies: 3
Views: 734

Re: Remove or Disable Entire Help Menu?

How do you remove just the "Help" menu from the "Menu Bar"? I know how to remove the full "Menu Bar" but I don't know how to remove one of it's items (i.e, the Help menu).

Am I missing something?
by jeffp
Thu Feb 03, 2011 6:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Remove or Disable Entire Help Menu?
Replies: 3
Views: 734

Remove or Disable Entire Help Menu?

Currently, I set the Command State of all the items under your Help menu to be disabled. We get a lot of users asking why all the Help items are disabled. Is there a way to Disable (or better yet, Hide) the main Help menu so that you wouldn't even be able to display or see the individual help menu i...
by jeffp
Tue Jan 25, 2011 2:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Drivers API SDK
Topic: Spooler SubSystem App Error on Driver Install
Replies: 3
Views: 1699

Re: Spooler SubSystem App Error on Driver Install

I using the PDFXSA_sm.exe downloaded from your site. The version is 4.0.191.0.

The "%s" in my commandline are repaced with variables. Sorry for that confusion.

Again, this a a very rare occurance, but has been reported a by a couple of users.
by jeffp
Mon Jan 24, 2011 10:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Drivers API SDK
Topic: Spooler SubSystem App Error on Driver Install
Replies: 3
Views: 1699

Spooler SubSystem App Error on Driver Install

We've had a few users report a Spooler SubSystem App error when installing your PDF Printer Driver (which we launch from out installer). I've attached some screen shots from one of our users who was running Windows 7 64bit. I've actually seen it once or twice on my dev machine but then with the next...
by jeffp
Fri Jan 21, 2011 5:37 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: PXC_SetCompression and PXC_AddImageFromHBITMAP
Replies: 5
Views: 1303

Re: PXC_SetCompression and PXC_AddImageFromHBITMAP

I have a follow up question on this thread. If the image that I'm giving you to compress is always coming from a scanner and being added using the PXC_AddImageFromHBITMAP function, does the information in the HBITMAP that I pass give the information to determine what type of image it is and therefor...
by jeffp
Thu Jan 13, 2011 4:52 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: OLE Error When Cancelling PDFA Warning Dialog
Replies: 3
Views: 710

OLE Error When Cancelling PDFA Warning Dialog

I'm getting an "OLE Error 821301F4" after clicking on No to the PDFA Warning Dialog that pops up when saving changes to a PDFA document. I don't think this error is specific to the PDFA warning dialog. I believe I've seen it in similar contexts. Note that this is only happening if I launch the savin...
by jeffp
Mon Jan 10, 2011 8:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Digital Signature Issue
Replies: 1
Views: 528

Digital Signature Issue

This issue was reports by one of our users: Dear Lucion, My IT Director (Zsolt Tolgyesi) is having issues signing PDF files using FileCenter 7.0.0.3 and the built in signing tool. Steps to reproduce: Create PDF (Blank Microsoft Word Document -> Print), saved to desktop and named ‘Document1.pdf’ [Thi...
by jeffp
Wed Jan 05, 2011 2:56 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SaveAttachment and DeleteAttachment Request
Replies: 9
Views: 3861

Re: SaveAttachment and DeleteAttachment Request

Also, make sure you check GetAttachmentDesc and GetAttachmentSize. I think they suffer from the same issue.

I'll wait for the next build to test.

Thanks again.
by jeffp
Tue Jan 04, 2011 11:05 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SaveAttachment and DeleteAttachment Request
Replies: 9
Views: 3861

Re: SaveAttachment and DeleteAttachment Request

Are these new attachment procedures in build 190? I'm working with this build and can't get the SaveAttachment procedure to work. Here's my code and attached is a PDF that contains the attachment. procedure TPDFViewerAX.SaveAttachment(ADocID: Integer; AName, AFileName: String); var ADataIn, ADataOut...
by jeffp
Fri Dec 31, 2010 4:22 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

Just to confirm, the fix will be in build 191. Correct? I have 190 now.
by jeffp
Fri Dec 31, 2010 4:13 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Drag and Drop Page Thumbnails
Replies: 3
Views: 693

Re: Drag and Drop Page Thumbnails

I'm always happy to let you add the functionality so I don't have to :-)
by jeffp
Thu Dec 30, 2010 4:43 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Drag and Drop Page Thumbnails
Replies: 3
Views: 693

Drag and Drop Page Thumbnails

I'm wanting to select and drag one or more of the Page Thumbnails from your Thumbnail pane and drop them into a Files Control in my applicaitions and thereby create a new PDF with such selected thumbnails. I believe Adobe Pro has a similiar feature where you can just drop the thumbnails into Windows...
by jeffp
Thu Dec 30, 2010 4:17 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

Was this something similiar to the reason the last file I sent was corrupted. Do you think this next fix will take care of any other bad files created by that Amyuni Print Driver? I'd hate for my client to come back yet again with another bad file that may be a bit different still. I'd like to conti...
by jeffp
Thu Dec 30, 2010 4:25 am
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

It appears that this corruption issue has returned for my client. Attached is a self contained project with two files (Document1.pdf and Document2.pdf). Document1.pdf gets corrupted when I try to append Document2.pdf into it. Is this a similar issue as before? Can it be fixed as well. I know this is...
by jeffp
Fri Dec 10, 2010 4:12 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: View.Colors.Face
Replies: 12
Views: 1608

Re: View.Colors.Face

My bad. I had ShowAppWorkspaceShadow spelled wrong. It all seems to work fine now. Sorry for the bother.
by jeffp
Thu Dec 09, 2010 4:58 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SaveAttachment and DeleteAttachment Request
Replies: 9
Views: 3861

Re: SaveAttachment and DeleteAttachment Request

Perfect. As my son, would say, "You Rock!".

Thanks again.
by jeffp
Wed Dec 08, 2010 6:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SaveAttachment and DeleteAttachment Request
Replies: 9
Views: 3861

Re: SaveAttachment and DeleteAttachment Request

In the absence of a SaveAttachment call in the ViewerAX, I've tried to use "this.exportDataObject" with your RunJavaScript call. The problem is trying to pass a filename where you want the attachment to be saved. exportDataObject allows you to pass a filename but is very picky on the locations and f...
by jeffp
Tue Dec 07, 2010 5:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize
Replies: 20
Views: 3230

Re: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize

Forgot to mention that the SXC_40.pas needs some updating to work correctly with both D2010 and below. 1. Replace all "String" with "AnsiString" (see SXC_CreateTwainObject, SXC_CreateWiaObject, SXC_WIASelectDeviceByID2 2. Replace all "Char" with "AnsiChar" 3. You new SXC_GetSupportedPageSizes wouldn...
by jeffp
Tue Dec 07, 2010 3:30 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

Appears to be fixed in build 189. Thanks much.
by jeffp
Tue Dec 07, 2010 3:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize
Replies: 20
Views: 3230

Re: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize

Seems to be working with our initial test. Will keep you posted.

Thanks again.
by jeffp
Tue Dec 07, 2010 3:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Opening Blank PDFs
Replies: 1
Views: 485

Opening Blank PDFs

In prior builds, the ViewerAX allowed me to open a blank PDF, that is a PDF with no pages. In build 189, when I try to open such a PDF I get a message that says: Error opening document "FileName": Error [Application]: Document has no pages The reason I open a blank PDF with no pages is during my sca...
by jeffp
Tue Dec 07, 2010 3:18 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: View.Colors.Face
Replies: 12
Views: 1608

Re: View.Colors.Face

Ok. This should be ok for now.

Also, were View.TransparentTabBar and View.ShowAppWorkspaceShadow supposed to work in build 189 or were you referring to the build after that.

I've got 189 and they don't seem to do anything is that build.
by jeffp
Mon Dec 06, 2010 4:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: View.Colors.Face
Replies: 12
Views: 1608

Re: View.Colors.Face

Will there be anything to control/remove the dark gray color behind the Pages, Bookmarks, tabs?
by jeffp
Mon Dec 06, 2010 3:03 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: View.Colors.Face
Replies: 12
Views: 1608

Re: View.Colors.Face

Will this also affect the Pages, Bookmarks, etc, tab area as well on the left hand panel?
by jeffp
Fri Dec 03, 2010 6:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: View.Colors.Face
Replies: 12
Views: 1608

Re: View.Colors.Face

So are you saying that the area behind the document tabs is actually part of the AppWorkSpace? Again, I'm not concerned about the AppWorkspace color behind the PDF page that is being displayed. I just want the dark gray color removed from behind the document tabs that appear just below the main tool...
by jeffp
Fri Dec 03, 2010 3:23 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize
Replies: 20
Views: 3230

Re: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize

It looks like this is a Capability support by Twain so no need to find all the conversion units to be used with SetImageLayout. Attached is some relevant code I got from another scan component we use that may help you implement this.

Let me know if this is what you were looking for.
by jeffp
Thu Dec 02, 2010 11:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: View.Colors.Face
Replies: 12
Views: 1608

View.Colors.Face

I see in 2.5 the View.Colors.Face property behave differently. In particular, the area behind the document tabs just below the main toolbars and the area behind the Page, Bookmark, etc., tabs stay a dark gray despite what color is set in View.Colors.Face. Before, these areas took on the colors of th...
by jeffp
Thu Dec 02, 2010 11:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize
Replies: 20
Views: 3230

Re: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize

I didn't see an updated SXC_40.pas file in the new 188 release. Did this new function make it into the 188 release. If so, can you either provide me with the new SXC_40.pas file or give me the inferface call to copy it in myself.

Thanks.
by jeffp
Fri Nov 26, 2010 3:27 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

Any idea when build 189 will be out?
by jeffp
Fri Nov 26, 2010 3:58 am
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

I'm out all week, but will pick it up on Monday and let you know.
by jeffp
Wed Nov 24, 2010 3:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize
Replies: 20
Views: 3230

Re: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize

Ok. With this, I could definitely write some code to make all the conversions, but I still think a SXC_SetPaperSize call would be nice. All your competition has something similar.

Just let me know what you decide to do.
by jeffp
Wed Nov 24, 2010 3:00 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize
Replies: 20
Views: 3230

Re: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize

I see how I can convert A4 or USLETTER to UNITs, but before I do this I have to know that USLETTER is 8.5x11 inches, etc. There are over 50+ official paper sizes out there and I'm asking how am I to know all the HxW dimensions of each papersize for purposes of the conversion to UNITs and then to twF...
by jeffp
Mon Nov 22, 2010 4:55 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

Knowing that a fix is coming is my main concern. To get it in 2.5 would be great, but I understand if it has to follow. Thanks for the update.
by jeffp
Mon Nov 22, 2010 3:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize
Replies: 20
Views: 3230

Re: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize

I didn't see SXC_SetImageLayout before now. However, all the other scan components I'm working with ask for paper size in terms of A4, USLETTER, etc. I assume that each one of these values can be converted in to a twFrame structure so that I can use it with SXC_SetImageLayout. Where would I find the...
by jeffp
Fri Nov 19, 2010 5:50 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SaveAttachment and DeleteAttachment Request
Replies: 9
Views: 3861

SaveAttachment and DeleteAttachment Request

I see that I can now add an attachement to a PDF programmatically in the SDK via the "AddAttachment" method. Would it be too much trouble to add "SaveAttachment" and "DeleteAttachment" methods? SaveAttachment would just need to take the Name of the attachment and a FilePath to which the attachment s...
by jeffp
Wed Nov 17, 2010 3:50 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

Attached is a nice clean self-contained Delphi project that should illustrate how to produce the corrupted file. The main code is in Unit1.pas.

Please confirm that the attachment came through ok.
by jeffp
Tue Nov 16, 2010 3:22 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

I've been playing with this a bit more. It appears the corruption issue happens the second time you try to do something with the document. For example, if I open Document1.pdf and then append a page or two from another clean PDF document, I can then save the new document just fine using the DLL call...
by jeffp
Sun Nov 14, 2010 10:17 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

If the original file contains the referenced object, then is there anything that can be done so that we can merge more PDF pages from other PDFs into the original file. Again, the original file is something the client already has on the machine. Why does using the ViewerAX work to open and save both...
by jeffp
Sat Nov 13, 2010 3:31 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Re: Corrupt File After Saving

Strange. The PDFCreativeX object is a reference to the old PDF component we used from Amyuni Technologies before we switched to your PDF tools. Is the object in both the Document1.pdf AND the Document1 - Append.pdf files? Document1-Append.pdf was createf only with your tools so it sounds like the PD...
by jeffp
Sat Nov 13, 2010 1:42 am
Forum: PDF-Tools SDK (all our PDF DLL Libraries)
Topic: Corrupt File After Saving
Replies: 23
Views: 3606

Corrupt File After Saving

I have a corruption issue I can't seem to make sense of. See the attached two files. Document1.pdf is a file from a client. I am able to open and save this file with the code below. Document1 - Append.pdf is the same Document1.pdf but with two pages appended to the end using your DLL calls. However,...
by jeffp
Fri Nov 12, 2010 3:05 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Balloon Hints Causing App Dialogs to Move Behind Main Window
Replies: 3
Views: 771

Re: Balloon Hints Causing App Dialogs to Move Behind Main Window

The tooltips can be very helpful so I'll only turn off tooltips if I more of my users start reporting this issue.

In the meantime, please keep me posted on what you find here. I'd be happy to try to create a simple Delphi example if you think that would be helpful.
by jeffp
Fri Nov 12, 2010 2:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: PDF/A
Replies: 7
Views: 1237

Re: PDF/A

The PXC_40.pas file that I have only has a wrapper for PXC_NewDocument, not PXC_NewDocumentEx. Can you give me the code for PXC_NewDocumentEx that I can add to PXC_40.pas. Also, what happens if I create a PDFA document via PXC_NewDocumentEx and then I save it to file. I then open it in either Viewer...
by jeffp
Fri Nov 12, 2010 12:09 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: PDF/A
Replies: 7
Views: 1237

Re: PDF/A

Ok. The Viewer doesn't "create" them, but can I open an existing PDF and save it out as PDFA? Do I just set the PDFA flag in Documents<Items>.

Also, anyway to save out to PDFA from the XCPPRO40 or PXCLIB40 LIB?
by jeffp
Thu Nov 11, 2010 11:56 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: PDF/A
Replies: 7
Views: 1237

Re: PDF/A

Ok. Then I'm just not seeing how I programmatically create a PDF/A document in the ViewerAX and in the DLLs. ViewerAX: I do see a PDFA property in Documents<Item>.PDFA. Do I just set this to 1? What then? Does a Save operation then just create a PDFA document. DLLs: I haven't found anything in the h...
by jeffp
Thu Nov 11, 2010 11:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Balloon Hints Causing App Dialogs to Move Behind Main Window
Replies: 3
Views: 771

Balloon Hints Causing App Dialogs to Move Behind Main Window

I have a weird issue for you today. As you know, on the ViewerAX, if you hover your mouse over a toolbar button you get a balloon hint to appear. There is something going on with these balloon windows and the windows/dialogs in our application. If one of our dialogs is launched while there is a ball...
by jeffp
Thu Nov 11, 2010 6:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Add a Bookmark programmatically
Replies: 4
Views: 809

Re: Add a Bookmark programmatically

Perferct. This works great. However, I have one follow up question. Let's say I have a 5 page document. I then set a bookmark on page 3. I then delete page 1. It appears that a bookmark doesn't remember the actual page but the originally assigned page number. That is, after deleting page 1, the book...
by jeffp
Thu Nov 11, 2010 3:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: PDF/A
Replies: 7
Views: 1237

PDF/A

Is there a way to produce/save a PDF/A compliant document both in the ViewerAX and the PDF DLLs?
by jeffp
Mon Nov 08, 2010 9:59 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Add a Bookmark programmatically
Replies: 4
Views: 809

Add a Bookmark programmatically

Is there a way to add a bookmark via the ViewerAX API. Something similar to PXCp_BMInsertItem?

All I need is to give it a Title and a PageNumber.
by jeffp
Thu Nov 04, 2010 9:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize
Replies: 20
Views: 3230

Re: SXC_40 Needs Function to Set PaperSize

That will work. Thanks.