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by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed Oct 25, 2017 6:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Drivers API SDK
Topic: PDF's not Created When the Application is Launched from a Service
Replies: 48
Views: 17520

Re: PDF's not Created When the Application is Launched from a Service

Can you please try if enabling the "Allow service to interact with desktop" option for your service solves the problem?
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon Oct 16, 2017 4:20 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Troubleshooting Startup Performance
Replies: 53
Views: 7915

Re: Troubleshooting Startup Performance

Please try to remove history.dat and historyThumbs.dat file (would be good to make a backup, just in case). Both these files are located into %AppData%\Tracker Sofware\PDFXEditor\3.0 folder. Also, please export Editor's settings (HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Tracker Software\PDFXEditor\3.0\Settings), ...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed Sep 20, 2017 6:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Drivers API SDK
Topic: Compression Issue
Replies: 13
Views: 4263

Re: Compression Issue

As I see, the application that prints that document provides almost all text for first five pages as curves, not as actual text. That explains why the file is so big (1.09 MB on my side). Why it prints text in this way, I cannot explain, that question should be addressed to the developers of this ap...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue Sep 12, 2017 4:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Change Status Author
Replies: 9
Views: 1242

Re: Change Status Author

Instead of manually change field Name in Edit -> Preferences -> Identity you can set programmatically via that simple JS code:

Code: Select all

identity.name = "abc";
HTH
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue Sep 12, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Color Management issues (black point?)
Replies: 11
Views: 1045

Re: Color Management issues (black point?)

As I see, MS ICM having issues with ICC profiles embedded into the document. Will try to add some workarounds, but that will not help to make colors more accurate.
Actually, I recommend using LCMS as a color engine.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon Sep 11, 2017 5:06 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Gray Scale: Gray Gamma 2.2
Replies: 17
Views: 2015

Re: Gray Scale: Gray Gamma 2.2

Turns out that this is not a sole issue of Editor, but also of the X-Change Standard printer driver embedding a wrong/unnecessary color profile. The latter of which then is misinterpreted by Editor regardless of Color Management settings or active monitor profile at the time of printing or viewing ...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Thu Sep 07, 2017 4:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Color Management issues (black point?)
Replies: 11
Views: 1045

Re: Color Management issues (black point?)

Can you please set option "Edit -> Preferences -> Page Display -> Rendering ... -> Default transparency blending color space" to "Device RGB", and check if that solves the problem ?
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Gray Scale: Gray Gamma 2.2
Replies: 17
Views: 2015

Re: Gray Scale: Gray Gamma 2.2

If the difference is 1-2 points (of 255), I can say it is expected.
In other cases, would be helpful if you can provide the document where you experience the issue and your Editor's settings.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed Aug 16, 2017 6:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Gray Scale: Gray Gamma 2.2
Replies: 17
Views: 2015

Re: Gray Scale: Gray Gamma 2.2

It is not a gamma options, but a list of available Gray color profiles on your machine.
The Editor itself provides only "Gray Gamma 2.2" profile. The "Black & White" comes from your "c:\Windows\System32\spool\drivers\color" folder.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Thu Aug 03, 2017 5:07 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: Line style in EMF
Replies: 25
Views: 3461

Re: Line style in EMF

Sorry, my fault.
proper DLL can be found here: http://www.docu-track.co.uk/nightbuild/ ... 2_6_rc.zip
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed Aug 02, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: Line style in EMF
Replies: 25
Views: 3461

Re: Line style in EMF

I made some changes in handling dash patterns. Please download updated DLL (64-bit only for now): http://www.docu-track.co.uk/nightbuild/PDFXEditCore.x64_322_6_rc.zip If you have any comments, please let me know. We are going to release build 322.6 next week, and these changes will be included in th...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue Jul 25, 2017 6:30 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: Line style in EMF
Replies: 25
Views: 3461

Re: Line style in EMF

Can you provide us EMFs with both of these pens ?
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue Jul 18, 2017 11:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: New document - scan
Replies: 5
Views: 674

Re: New document - scan

It seems that the issue is with MRC compression.

Please specify in "Image Compression" any compression except Auto or Multi Raster Compression (MRC) in "True Color" and "Grayscale" sections.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue Jul 18, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: Line style in EMF
Replies: 25
Views: 3461

Re: Line style in EMF

I have modified a bit coefficients to use in dash-dot patterns. Now your converted EMF will looks like in attached file.
img-2500.pdf
(80.38 KiB) Downloaded 90 times
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Fri Jun 30, 2017 3:51 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: PlaceWatermark stalls on large documents - CRITICAL
Replies: 34
Views: 2948

Re: PlaceWatermark stalls on large documents - CRITICAL

Just a thought: maybe it will help to reduce memory usage and the Cleaner impact, when you will place one watermark on all pages, instead of individual watermark for each page? In this case, your code may look like: pIndex = pAint.CreateBitSet(pDoc.Pages.Count); pIndex.Set(0, pDoc.Pages.Count); page...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Thu Jun 29, 2017 4:15 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Installing on Win10 x64 with MSI automation SOLVED
Replies: 15
Views: 2396

Re: Installing on Win10 x64 with MSI automation SOLVED

First of all, about the key file - the path specified in KEYFILE property should be available and accessible for the account which is used for installation. Please check that this share is available for all required accounts. In regards driver installation issue: can you please add an option LOGINST...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon Jun 19, 2017 1:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Tab Order in Fillable Form SOLVED
Replies: 15
Views: 2023

Re: Tab Order in Fillable Form SOLVED

The only situation where Manually ordering does not work is when "Alphabetical order" has been selected. At that time, the "Tab Order" entry is grayed out and it is not possible to order the fields via drag-and-drop. The behavior in this situation is correct, in my opinion. In "Alphabetical Order" ...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:44 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Date Picker text field only works for Date Today SOLVED
Replies: 4
Views: 887

Re: Date Picker text field only works for Date Today SOLVED

Cannot reproduce that here, probably I'm missing something. Can you please attach your file?
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue Jun 13, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Drivers API SDK
Topic: Printer driver distribution using merge modules
Replies: 5
Views: 3165

Re: Printer driver distribution using merge modules

Do you try to install on 32- or 64-bit Windows?

Please note you have to install 64-bit MSM (Driver6_MSM_x64.msm) on 64-bit Windows and 32-bit MSM (Driver6_MSM_x86.msm) on 32-bit Windows respectively.
In a case of EXE installer (PDFX6SA_sm.exe), it handles it automatically.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Thu Jun 08, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: Overlay a jpg (or gif, or something else)
Replies: 12
Views: 3150

Re: Overlay a jpg (or gif, or something else)

The Editor has a feature "Signature and Initials" (Document -> Signatures and Initials). When an image is added as signature there, the background is automatically removed from the image. Also, the Editor shows a notification if there are unflattened signatures, and flattens them automatically on do...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed Jun 07, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Invalid digital signature and message document has been altered
Replies: 6
Views: 2312

Re: Invalid digital signature and message document has been altered

The Viewer does not support ETSI.CAdES.detached signatures formally introduced in PDF 2.0
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Thu Jun 01, 2017 6:43 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer SDK
Topic: Highlight annotation contents
Replies: 3
Views: 1984

Re: Highlight annotation contents

It is possible to get richContent from highlight annotation when there is text. But if there are no text you will have an empty array instead. When you create new highlight annotation, highlighted text is not automatically copied as a content of the annotation. The Editor has an option "Copy selecte...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon May 29, 2017 7:51 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Automatic and manual "check for updates" fails
Replies: 7
Views: 971

Re: Automatic and manual "check for updates" fails

The easiest way to access system menu is to use shortcut Alt + Space.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Sun May 21, 2017 10:10 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Printing Markups 322.3
Replies: 15
Views: 1601

Re: Printing Markups 322.3

Will fix the issue when Color Override is set to Grayscale, but with Monochrome not all issues can be fixed. Monochrome means that only two possible colors available - black and white (strictly speaking any two colors, but in our case, B&W is ok). When option "Print As Image" is enabled, the page co...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed May 10, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Stamps no longer work
Replies: 12
Views: 1349

Re: Stamps no longer work

The issue is fixed in build 322.3 that should be released soon.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed May 10, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: 322.0 Broke page extracting, some pages are blank.
Replies: 3
Views: 521

Re: 322.0 Broke page extracting, some pages are blank.

Fixed in build 322.3
This build should be released in days
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue May 09, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Drivers API SDK
Topic: Digital Signature/Certificate
Replies: 9
Views: 4134

Re: Digital Signature/Certificate

You right. Document is signed at the moment of saving file on a disk, not when the option is set.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon May 08, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Drivers API SDK
Topic: Digital Signature/Certificate
Replies: 9
Views: 4134

Re: Digital Signature/Certificate

put_Options will return an error (or wrapper Options will generate an exception) only when you pass the wrong type of variant. But this method does not validate the value that has been passed. In a case of "DigiSig.Hash" if you pass a proper hash value (in either way - BSTR or SaveArray), put_Option...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Thu May 04, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Javascript saveAs() parameter bug SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 854

Re: Javascript saveAs() parameter bug SOLVED

The issue is fixed in build 322 which should be available in few days.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue May 02, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Translators
Topic: New translation tool for build 6.0.322.0
Replies: 0
Views: 3809

New translation tool for build 6.0.322.0

The new translation tool with the latest data files, for the upcoming build 322.0 of the Editor, Tools and Tracker Updater available for download here: https://www.tracker-software.com/pdfxed ... zer301.zip.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon May 01, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Viewer (End Users)
Topic: math signs SOLVED
Replies: 5
Views: 1946

Re: math signs SOLVED

The Editor version 6.0.321 has no problem displaying your math signs
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:52 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Wrong Colours PDF Xchange Editor
Replies: 8
Views: 791

Re: Wrong Colours PDF Xchange Editor

Can you please send us sample document where the issue is reproducible, screenshot of your "Color Managment" page on Editor Preferences dialog, and, the ICC profile of your monitor (or, ZIP and send us all files from your c:\WINDOWS\System32\spool\drivers\color folder).
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon Apr 24, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: much printing data
Replies: 20
Views: 1870

Re: much printing data

I found where the issue was and fixed it. Now, with my P2055dn printer, the spool job takes 7.71MB; and with HP Universal PCL6 (the best I was able to install for your kind of printer) - 12.7MB And as a side-effect - spooling is much faster now. The fix will be available in a new build, which we exp...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon Apr 24, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: much printing data
Replies: 20
Views: 1870

Re: much printing data

It seems that the driver related issue. I just tried to print your file on "HP P2055dn" (driver "HP LaserJet P205X series PCL6 Class Driver"), and the spool job takes 14.3MB no matter number of copies printed.

Will investigate a bit more to find out what exactly causes the issue with your driver.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Sat Apr 08, 2017 12:29 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: customizing add-on toolbar
Replies: 27
Views: 3263

Re: customizing add-on toolbar

For further ease of adding icons, new build of the Editor implements new function imageStreamFromImage in util object. So, now your code can look like: var cIconsPath = app.getPath("app", "root"); app.addToolButton({ cName: "1", oIcon: util.imageStreamFromImage(cIconsPath + "/printer.png"), cExec: "...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Fri Apr 07, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: customizing add-on toolbar
Replies: 27
Views: 3263

Re: customizing add-on toolbar

I already asked if it is possible to put images (jpg, png etc) in the hidden doc to see which images are inside and then through the Javascript get the pictures and make the stream like icon = util.iconStreamFromIcon(myDoc.getIcon("stempel.png")); It would be a nice to have. But let´s see how the i...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed Apr 05, 2017 7:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: customizing add-on toolbar
Replies: 27
Views: 3263

Re: customizing add-on toolbar

I have fixed the issue with empty or omitted cLabel . The fix will be available in the next build of the editor. It works, BUT at the start of the editor there is the flickering for opening the new Doc. It takes also some time ... You can use another method to add an icon. It requires a bit more pre...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Permissions and Security issues SOLVED
Replies: 1
Views: 565

Re: Permissions and Security issues SOLVED

You have to use proper objectID. For example, to get permission for form filling, please use Perm_ObjForm: st1 = doc.RequestPermission(PDFXEditCtl.PXC_RequestObj.Perm_ObjForm, PDFXEditCtl.PXC_RequestOper.Perm_OperFillIn, 0) sresults = sresults & vbCrLf & "Perm_OperFillIn" & " = " & st1 Could not fin...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed Mar 22, 2017 1:02 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Javascript API browseForDoc
Replies: 7
Views: 766

Re: Javascript API browseForDoc

The issue with cFilenameInit is fixed now and the fix will be available in the next build of the Editor. Btw. does anyone know about a dialogeditor for the API dialogs "execDialog" like Visual Basic, drag and drop items but get the result as text? The only product I know is WindJack's AcroDialogs , ...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Wed Mar 22, 2017 12:08 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Option to respect Page Layout?
Replies: 12
Views: 1193

Re: Option to respect Page Layout?

Implemented now as shown on my screenshot above. With the one exception - I kept the "Automatic" option available in the list, just to have an ability to change default app's logic in the future when required.
Changes will be available in the next build.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon Mar 20, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Option to respect Page Layout?
Replies: 12
Views: 1193

Re: Option to respect Page Layout?

A possible solution is shown below: http://www.docu-track.co.uk/img/forum/PageDisplay_prefs.png 'Authomatic' options can be removed and checkboxes "Respect document's settings" added. In this case, when this checkbox is set, and the document has specified page layout, this page layout will be used, ...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Option to respect Page Layout?
Replies: 12
Views: 1193

Re: Option to respect Page Layout?

When a document is opened for the first time, or when the option "Restore last used page layout..." is not checked, page layout will be used depends on a "Default Page Layout" setting. If it set to "Automatic" (as it is by default), the Editor will use document's default layout if it is specified in...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Thu Mar 16, 2017 6:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Running Stamp scripts when adding from Java script
Replies: 6
Views: 727

Re: Running Stamp scripts when adding from Java script

The issue confirmed. Will fix in next build.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Mon Mar 06, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: PDF-XChange printer redirect to custom .exe
Replies: 4
Views: 688

Re: PDF-XChange printer redirect to custom .exe

When you use the Driver API, your application can receive notifications from the driver on different events, like on document spooling start/end, page start/end, etc., but the app cannot modify printer output. More information about Driver API available on a help site - http://help.tracker-software....
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Fri Feb 17, 2017 2:41 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Copy grafics
Replies: 9
Views: 985

Re: Copy grafics

There is an option which controls the resolution of copied image - "Use specified resolution for snapshot images" (Edit -> Preferences -> Snapshot tool). When this option is checked, DPI specified in "Resolution" field will always be used for copying images. When it is unchecked, current zoom level ...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue Feb 07, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Radio buttons
Replies: 3
Views: 663

Re: Radio buttons

When you set JS to "Group1" field, yes, it will be applied to all its widgets. But you can select individual radio item and set JS action to it.
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue Feb 07, 2017 7:55 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor
Topic: Build 320 Installation
Replies: 9
Views: 1291

Re: Build 320 Installation

Did you install using Tracker Updater?
If yes, can you please download a standalone installer from the site, and try install using this installer?
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Thu Feb 02, 2017 5:58 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Remove standard stamp
Replies: 13
Views: 1734

Re: Remove standard stamp

There are several problems with standard stamps, localised on the fly. First of all, the obvious solution to do not provide appearance (AP) will not work, as our experience shows. For example, Adobe Reader will not display such annotations as appearance generation means document modification, and th...
by Ivan - Tracker Software
Tue Jan 31, 2017 7:24 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Translators
Topic: New translation tool for build 6.0.320.0
Replies: 0
Views: 3897

New translation tool for build 6.0.320.0

The new translation tool with the latest data files, for the upcoming build 320.0 of the Editor, Tools and Tracker Updater available for download here: https://www.tracker-software.com/pdfxed ... zer301.zip.