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by Peter2
Fri Jun 07, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: V8-Lite: Option for "save as .." not working?
Replies: 12
Views: 1098

V8-Lite: Option for "save as .." not working?

I have problems to define the option for "save as: path" .. In the dialogue, I can select what I want - from menu or from "Browse", and always it writes the selected path to the input field. But nevertheless - the selection "Last used path" stays always toggled, and the PDF is always saved in "Last ...
by Peter2
Fri Jun 07, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: File props in Explorer: PDF-Information twice? SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 257

Re: File props in Explorer: PDF-Information twice? SOLVED

Thanks, Will

it is not that big issue - just a little bit confusing. Maybe it can be in the future with an adapted installation function? (But, on the other way, how many users have installed both software packages.. ?? :D )

So, minor priority.
by Peter2
Fri Jun 07, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cropping white space from rasterized PDF SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 260

Re: Cropping white space from rasterized PDF SOLVED

Thanks Will

for advice and new features. I will investigate more (on Bricscad side).

Peter
by Peter2
Fri Jun 07, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cropping white space from rasterized PDF SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 260

Cropping white space from rasterized PDF SOLVED

I made 2 PDF, from Bricscsad with PDF XChange Lite. Huge paper size, only a few simple vector lines in drawing. a) Setting in Bricscad "Print transparency" -> result: empty_transparency.pdf b) Setting in Bricscad "Not Print transparency" -> result: empty_notransparency.pdf In the "notrans.." file I ...
by Peter2
Fri Jun 07, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: File props in Explorer: PDF-Information twice? SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 257

File props in Explorer: PDF-Information twice? SOLVED

On my PC I have Adobe DC + XChange Viewer + XChange Editor + XChange Pro (all in German, all in test mode). When I check the File-properties in Explorer (Alt+Enter), I have the Tab "PDF-Information" twice: - one in English, without "XFA-data" - one in German, with XFA-data pdf_file_properties.png Wh...
by Peter2
Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Cropping white spaces from different pages SOLVED
Replies: 3
Views: 220

Cropping white spaces from different pages SOLVED

V8.0.331.0 I have a PDF, made from Word, 10 pages, and want to crop the white space around it. - I cropped the first page - OK. - I repeated the command for all pages: page 1 is cropped to nearly nothing, page 10 is cropped to small. It seems that there is a confusion with "calculate the cropping ar...
by Peter2
Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Print PDF-Xchange V8
Replies: 21
Views: 754

Re: Print PDF-Xchange V8

I'm curious about the results here - I think I had a similar problem here:

viewtopic.php?f=39&t=32327&p=132175#p132175

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by Peter2
Fri Jun 07, 2019 9:32 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Forum for V6-Printer? SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 1628

Re: Forum for V6-Printer? SOLVED

Peter2 wrote:
Thu Feb 16, 2017 10:04 pm
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
Now we have V8 - time to update (or to remove the version number ... :mrgreen: :mrgreen: )

Peter
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: 347

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: 805

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: 347

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: 805

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: 805

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: 2808

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: 2808

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: 1008

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: 1008

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: 722

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: 722

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: 600

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: 600

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: 600

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: 3214

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: 3214

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: 3214

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: 2238

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: 2238

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: 1065

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: 1065

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: 696

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: 696

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: 213

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: 17
Views: 2840

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: 3217

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: 694

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: 694

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: 340

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: 846

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: 721

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: 1628

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: 846

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: 846

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: 1340

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: 1016

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: 1340

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: 1340

Re: Tracker Updater - German translation

Patrick-Tracker Supp wrote:... Could you pose a screenshot of this, please?