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by Puffolino
Sat Dec 29, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Latest version?
Replies: 15
Views: 4589

Re: Latest version?

Meantime I have used UPX to compress the exe file (which should not influence the virus check results but the MD5 hash codes) with no change in the results:

https://www.virustotal.com/#/file/3998d ... /detection
by Puffolino
Mon Dec 24, 2018 10:51 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Latest version?
Replies: 15
Views: 4589

Re: Latest version?

Hi Daniel, I extracted the viewer executable from the msi package - you may do a check using www.virustotal.com which shows that only avira is nervous about the program (and only the 32 bit variant). Maybe you can contact avira to correct their algorithm or do some tests what has changed from the pr...
by Puffolino
Sat Dec 22, 2018 7:52 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Latest version?
Replies: 15
Views: 4589

Re: Latest version?

Thanks for that, just an interesting observation: my avira antivirus got nervous with the new 32 bit version - the first time ever a (false?) alarm came up for the viewer program.
by Puffolino
Mon Dec 17, 2018 4:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to search/edit hyperlinks (Web-Links)?
Replies: 1
Views: 330

How to search/edit hyperlinks (Web-Links)?

The following document (http://www.pitt.edu/~dtipper/2110/NetworkDesign_Tools.pdf) contains hyperlinks which are not correct (see page 7) because some additional characters have been added, e.g. ' ): '. I wanted to find the hyperlinks using the editor, but searching did not find anything, also advan...
by Puffolino
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:59 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Dealing with Layers...
Replies: 13
Views: 1291

Re: Dealing with Layers...

Thanks for clarification, was hoping that standard content could be handled as well (when using the german language in the UI the dialog text contains also thw word for "content").
by Puffolino
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Latest version?
Replies: 15
Views: 4589

Re: Latest version?

No need to apologize, you (and all others in the support team) are doing a great job.
Thanks.
by Puffolino
Wed Dec 12, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Dealing with Layers...
Replies: 13
Views: 1291

Dealing with Layers...

I made some scripts for students, but want to add some "hidden" information for instructors (me) containing solutions etc. So I tried to manage layers, but failed. When adding a layer, there's an option to "transfer" content and comments to this layer. I believe, only comments are brought to the new...
by Puffolino
Wed Dec 12, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Latest version?
Replies: 15
Views: 4589

Latest version?

Hi, just wanted to get the newest 64 bit build (version 322.9), but the downloadable MSI package seems to contain the 322.8 only. The portable zip file does contain the latest release (version 322.9), but is 32 bit only...
...any chance to get the latest 64 release easily?

Thanks ;)
by Puffolino
Thu Oct 04, 2018 5:08 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Re: Mouse Click Questions

Phantastic - thanks to the whole team for the marvelous support!
Thanks to the msi packages, updating of the new 327.0 release was done within few seconds - and since that even my mouse seems to smile when selecting page by page... :D
by Puffolino
Sat Sep 29, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Re: Mouse Click Questions

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by Puffolino
Mon Sep 24, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Re: Mouse Click Questions

Tested my portable version using an USB memory stick on a Windows 10 PC now and the double click leads the main window to show the chosen page. The same program on my notebook (Windows 8.1) still does nothing on the main window... ...no idea what's going on, double click must be definitely recognize...
by Puffolino
Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Re: Mouse Click Questions

Hm, don't believe so - there's nothing special on my computer, just an antivirus program (Avira) in the background, that's it... ...on monday, I'll check the portable installation with the same settings on a different PC, then we'll see if the problem has to do with my windows or my PDF XChange Edit...
by Puffolino
Fri Sep 21, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Re: Mouse Click Questions

Did everything proposed, but I am sure you all know the results: no problem to do the fastest double click by my own - expanding/collapsing is done but nothing else... ...but this was clear after simulating a 1ms double click as seen above. As I am using a portable installation, I also renamed Setti...
by Puffolino
Fri Sep 21, 2018 5:10 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Re: Mouse Click Questions

Okay, shouldn't make more jokes about mice... 1. double click on pages : it doesn't work here. I checked by doing two clicks within 1/1000th (see below), expanding is done, nothing else. Procedure Click() mouse_event_(#MOUSEEVENTF_LEFTDOWN,0,0,0,0) mouse_event_(#MOUSEEVENTF_LEFTUP,0,0,0,0) EndProced...
by Puffolino
Thu Sep 20, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Re: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

Timur, not sure if you own 'Speedy Gonzales', but my old mouse is too slow for that trick :shock:

...so why not using the same action (a single click) as with all other objects - nobody should need mice on steroids to jump easily to a specific page. :roll:
by Puffolino
Thu Sep 20, 2018 8:20 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Re: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

Hey Daniel, meantime I've installed the latest version but with no change: Single or double click on any object selects the item and show it in the main window (this also works when holding shift or control) Single click on a page deselects all elements in the main window, nothing else happens Doubl...
by Puffolino
Sat Sep 15, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Re: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

Stefan, I am on 326.0 at the moment and will add the missing 0.1 as soon as possible ;-) I saw that a double click on a page entry has synchronized the main window view some days ago, but now there's no chance to reproduce that. Wondering if there's an option I missed or it depends on other paramete...
by Puffolino
Fri Sep 14, 2018 7:01 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Re: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

Interesting, didn't know the double click thing, but already a single click on an object "jumps" to the page, isn't it? A double click on a page itself expands the content tree, but doesn't show it in the main window. An single click which synchronize the main window but keeps the content tree colla...
by Puffolino
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:52 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Mouse Click Questions
Replies: 27
Views: 2012

Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

Thanks for all your efforts - also to the rest of the team! I do not use the Editor very often, but I really like it. Beside some special wishes (like selecting or searching for specific objects, as mentioned above) I only miss one simple thing: when clicking on a page within the 'Content' window, I...
by Puffolino
Wed Sep 12, 2018 5:03 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Re: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

The attached sample PDF (just some pages containing tables) seems to have the same effects as mentioned above (not verified with Word 2016 which I'll do as soon as I am in the office).

Thanks for your support - I know, everything is drifting away now from the topic direction :)
by Puffolino
Tue Sep 11, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Re: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

Meantime I did some testing, MS Word 2016 is best (but still interesting)...


Original PDF (PDF XChange Viewer):
Doc-Viewer.jpg
Converted by PDF XChange Editor, viewed by MS Word 2016:
Doc-Word.jpg
Converted by PDF XChange Editor, viewed by Softmaker Textmaker 2018:
Doc-Textmaker.jpg
by Puffolino
Tue Sep 04, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Re: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

Yes, the content functions are a good start, but there could be more functionality in an 'Advanced mode'... Select.jpg Will try the 2010 version as well (need to reinstall it before that), I've already tried to open the file with SoftMaker Office which works fine with docx for normal. But I will do ...
by Puffolino
Sat Sep 01, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Re: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

Oh, nice... anyhow it would be perfect, if the selection could be limited to certain pages. BTW selecting (or searching) for images by different criterias (dimension, color depth) would be also interesting. I also must confess that I am still using Winword 2000 (on Windows 8.1) - I bought a license ...
by Puffolino
Sat Sep 01, 2018 10:17 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: customizing add-on toolbar
Replies: 27
Views: 3258

Re: customizing add-on toolbar

var iconData = "00123ABC...FFFFFFFF"; var oIcon = { dataPos: 0, width: 24, height: 24, read: function(numBytes) { var s = iconData.substr(this.dataPos * 2, numBytes * 2); this.dataPos += numBytes; return s; } }; app.addToolButton({ : oIcon: oIcon, : }); That's brilliant! I am not a javascript exper...
by Puffolino
Sat Sep 01, 2018 7:33 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?
Replies: 10
Views: 1011

Possibility to search for all elemets of a certain object type?

I just wanted to save a pdf files as word document, but the result is not as wanted: all pages have colored boxes over the top, all spreadsheet like tables have black triangles over each field etc. Now I am removing all "path" elements of the pdf document to get rid of this artefacts. It would be co...
by Puffolino
Fri Apr 27, 2018 5:18 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: [7.0 325.1] Watermark Bugs
Replies: 3
Views: 853

Re: [7.0 325.1] Watermark Bugs

[1] Watermark: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1GcfjME4OxeWRNO5TV8wjGQBfsw_wGRBr [2] Dimension field (blue color: the placement bug): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1-NG3eDjcXSeGcnkyeV_ZLSvaV034PIzy [3] After hitting the key "0": https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Pqt2y1975sv5fLM26y91EXM_W8IsLUzv
by Puffolino
Thu Apr 26, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: [7.0 325.1] Watermark Bugs
Replies: 3
Views: 853

[7.0 325.1] Watermark Bugs

Hi, did some things with Watermark today and the driver crashes when the value of the width or height field are edited. Example: open the setup dialog of a watermark, press the tab key (three times) to set the cursor to the width field, press the key "0". That moment the driver crashes on my Windows...
by Puffolino
Thu Apr 26, 2018 6:45 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Re: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks

Thanks, the API documentation is fine. But it seems there's no option to read the "action" of a bookmark (there are only properties like "color" and "name"). Maybe there's this is a given restriction but I can't image why this should be. BTW "depth" or "nLevel" are just variable names, so no problem...
by Puffolino
Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Re: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks

Here's my actual code: // Button and it's parameter ('0') is kept in cache - to change the console output for debuggig, the editor has to be restarted before the modified script (parameter '1') is executed app.addToolButton({ cName: "ToolOptBookmarks", oIcon: oIcon, cExec: "OptimizeAllBookmarks(0);"...
by Puffolino
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:16 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Re: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks

Many thanks, have no problems to create the toolbar icon (found here ), I was to lazy to add the inline icon definition, sorry that I've confused everyone :roll: My problem is to copy a link location from one bookmark to a newly created one (bkm.createChild) . So clicking on the newly created bookma...
by Puffolino
Mon Apr 09, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Re: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks

My code works nearly perfect now, it removes line feeds as well as heading, trailing and multiple spaces and detects combined bookmarks ("1.2 Title 1.2.1 Subtitle") and try to split them to seperate bookmarks ("1.2 Title" and "1.2.1 Subtitle"). I wasn't able to copy the link reference from the "1.2 ...
by Puffolino
Sat Apr 07, 2018 10:25 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Re: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks

Thanks, I knew regular expressions before but had no idea about javascript nor their flags '/i' '/g' etc.
by Puffolino
Sat Apr 07, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Re: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks

Thanks for the quick responses! I did find the formatting dialog and that's the place where the additional functions (trimming, space eliminating, evtl. regular expressions in search/replace) could be added. I didn't know about the 'g' thing - just downloaded the javascript pdf api but didn't find e...
by Puffolino
Sat Apr 07, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Feature request: combine multiple pages
Replies: 9
Views: 1256

Re: Feature request: combine multiple pages

Oh, I did see the printer icon but thought, it would only create the viewed page and not the full manual. Thanks to clarify that.
by Puffolino
Fri Apr 06, 2018 5:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks
Replies: 20
Views: 1741

Feature Request - Options for Generating Bookmarks

I'd like to have more options to control bookmarks when creating them from text. 1. Very often I get leading and trailing spaces which could be automatically trimmed 2. It also happens, that multiple spaces are seen within the text, so another option would be fine to reduce these to a single space 3...
by Puffolino
Fri Apr 06, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Feature request: combine multiple pages
Replies: 9
Views: 1256

Re: Feature request: combine multiple pages

Thanks for all your answers, I meant something like the pdf xchange printer driver or the program fineprint was doing, so if something like that will be available soon, I am extremely happy... Thanks also for the link to the online manual, I must say that I would prefer to have an offline help file ...
by Puffolino
Wed Apr 04, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Feature request: combine multiple pages
Replies: 9
Views: 1256

Feature request: combine multiple pages

It would be nice to allow to create pdf files which have 2 or 4 pages on just one page. This can be done using the PDF Printer, but I think it would be a nice task also for the PDF-Tools program.

Another idea - adding (limited) functionality from the command line would allow to to batch jobs.
by Puffolino
Wed Apr 04, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: PDF-Tools
Topic: Typo in german language file
Replies: 2
Views: 590

Typo in german language file

Verküofungen löschen -> Verküpfungen löschen

V7.0 324.3
by Puffolino
Sun Sep 17, 2017 12:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Printing layered objects in Excel do not work in all cases...
Replies: 5
Views: 1135

Printing layered objects in Excel do not work in all cases...

I made a calendar which has a transparent text over a bitmap, but some parts of the bitmap cant be seen in the resulting PDF file when printing with PDF XChange... Excel shows the full image in the print preview, nevertheless I am not sure, if the office program (I am using Excel 2000) is the reason...
by Puffolino
Wed May 03, 2017 2:51 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Interesting font "effects"...
Replies: 3
Views: 1109

Re: Interesting font "effects"...

Thanks Will,

I have licensed the Editor an use it for editing, but the old viewer is so cute (e.g. small and fast), so it's still my standard product to view PDFs...

Cheers,
Michael
by Puffolino
Tue May 02, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Interesting font "effects"...
Replies: 3
Views: 1109

Interesting font "effects"...

I'm not sure if the following rendering issue is the fault of PDF XChange or the XChange Viewer, but let's start with the result: Sample.zip I am using WinWord to create a test for my students (that's why I can't post it here) and made a PDF file using PDF XChange and show it with PDF XChange Viewer...
by Puffolino
Sun Apr 23, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Portable Installation
Replies: 1
Views: 461

Portable Installation

Hi, I have the XChange Pro licence and like to take all programs (except the virtual printer) on my memory stick with me. I copy all files from 32 bit and 64 bit installations in one directory, resulting in few files and directories. To have 32 and 64 bit support, it is needed to keep the two Plugin...
by Puffolino
Sun Apr 23, 2017 4:04 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to change the text style or paragraph format?
Replies: 3
Views: 641

Re: How to change the text style or paragraph format?

This is the result when entering the characters EXTRA:
Image

This is the result when using copy and paste:
Image
by Puffolino
Mon Apr 17, 2017 6:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Feature Requests:
Replies: 4
Views: 649

Re: Feature Requests:

Would like to add a tiny one: when using the keyboard to navigate through the content tree window, the main display will be updated when objects are selected but not when the cursor stays on a page number. What about activating/showing the page in such a situation when the Enter key will be pressed?
by Puffolino
Mon Apr 17, 2017 6:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: How to change the text style or paragraph format?
Replies: 3
Views: 641

How to change the text style or paragraph format?

When I try to make some text changes in PDF files, the results are surprising (at least from time to time)... I've enclosed an example file, where the word EXTRA should be entered two times in the text. When entering manually, the character 'E' looks smaller than all other letters. When copying from...
by Puffolino
Sun Feb 19, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Latest V6 Printer version - some issues/questions...
Replies: 13
Views: 2841

Re: Latest V6 Printer version - some issues/questions...

Meantime I played around with windows API calls to get a windows (let's say it's handle is stored in WinID) reliable to the front... I started with... SetForegroundWindow(WinID) SetActiveWindow(WinID) SetFocus(WinID) ...found... BringWindowToTop(WinID) ...but ended with... SendMessage(#HWND_BROADCAS...
by Puffolino
Fri Feb 03, 2017 9:24 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Latest V6 Printer version - some issues/questions...
Replies: 13
Views: 2841

Re: Latest V6 Printer version - some issues/questions...

Hi Puffolino, I've heard back from one of the devs. on this and he's said he will look into it to see what we can do. He's also mentioned that fixing this might not be as easy as it would seem, as MS's policy is to prevent background applications from showing windows/dialogs on top of other windows...
by Puffolino
Thu Feb 02, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Latest V6 Printer version - some issues/questions...
Replies: 13
Views: 2841

Re: Latest V6 Printer version - some issues/questions...

I've checked some programs now (Microsoft Office etc.), the behaviour of the "invinsible" file selector in the top left screen position is the same everywhere - this effect was seen in earlier releases, then it got better, the latest version shows, hm, the uncoolest behaviour. I am using Windows 8.1...
by Puffolino
Mon Jan 23, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Print Drivers
Topic: Latest V6 Printer version - some issues/questions...
Replies: 13
Views: 2841

Re: Latest V6 Printer version - some issues/questions...

Here a screen shots from a short demo session... 1. Print Browser content (Ctrl+P) 2. Windows Printer Dialog (select Properties) 3.-6. Try to use A4 Paper with 1 cm margin on all four sides (just as a simple example), but it is impossible to set the printing area to 190x277mm 7. Canceled the PDF-XCh...