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by DolphinMann
Thu Nov 23, 2017 6:08 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Selected Text - Value & Coordinates
Replies: 5
Views: 492

Selected Text - Value & Coordinates

I have used the search function for the forums and found many related topics, but nothing that seemed to answer or provide actual guidance on where to go for this.... How do I get the selected Text Value and Coordinates on a document? Even using the DEMO app for instance. I can select text on the fo...
by DolphinMann
Wed Oct 25, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Conversion to PDF: Formatting
Replies: 15
Views: 1207

Re: Conversion to PDF: Formatting

Thank you for the update, at least I know I'm not completely slow :)

I'll monitor the thread for updates.
by DolphinMann
Mon Oct 23, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Conversion to PDF: Formatting
Replies: 15
Views: 1207

Re: Conversion to PDF: Formatting

Thank you. I was passing the ID, not the "name" or string value, so it seems that part is now working. I also found and downloaded the CABNode Explorer. Great App. This and a few other little programs you have should be stickied at the top of the forum as they are very useful but not easily discover...
by DolphinMann
Tue Oct 17, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Conversion to PDF: Formatting
Replies: 15
Views: 1207

Re: Conversion to PDF: Formatting

I assume this is the correct function? http://sdkhelp.tracker-software.com/view/PXV:IPXV_Inst_GetFormatConverterParams It says that it takes a: sConvID [in] Value of LPWSTR. but it does not like when I pass a: http://sdkhelp.tracker-software.com/view/PXV:IPXV_FormatConverter_ID Which I guess makes s...
by DolphinMann
Mon Oct 16, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Conversion to PDF: Formatting
Replies: 15
Views: 1207

Re: Conversion to PDF: Formatting

I don't mean to resurrect a thread from the dead, but the topic is the same :) Is there a way to just set the "options" for text conversion when i initialize the PDF SDK instead of as options during conversion? Or maybe I am thinking about this the wrong way.... I basically do a conversion via the f...
by DolphinMann
Mon Sep 25, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Convert images to PDF
Replies: 11
Views: 1380

Re: Convert images to PDF

I forgot about the image test program, thank you. Then value I needed was found within.
by DolphinMann
Thu Sep 21, 2017 5:50 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Convert images to PDF
Replies: 11
Views: 1380

Re: Convert images to PDF

I have come up with another question. When setting: fmtParams["ITYP"].v I noticed the sample provided uses 16, I then found the other options in the "FullDemo" application UI for the other color modes(32 for color w/Alpha for example). However it seems the value of "8" can mean both grayscale & inde...
by DolphinMann
Thu Sep 21, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Document Tab Sorting
Replies: 6
Views: 575

Re: Document Tab Sorting

The new version sounds great. I have a few open items that are waiting on versioning updates. Is there a way to keep informed of new release schedules or events? And would it be possible, by any means with the current version, to move the order of tabs? I know users can drag and drop them so there m...
by DolphinMann
Wed Sep 20, 2017 3:32 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Document Tab Sorting
Replies: 6
Views: 575

Re: Document Tab Sorting

Thank you for the responses! Once they are open, is there a way to reorder them? Edit: I must still be doing something wrong. Even changed to .Add().v =n; it is still not accepting int[] uint[] "1,2,3" What would be the best way to get the currently selected pages for any Operation.Do command that t...
by DolphinMann
Tue Sep 19, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Document Tab Sorting
Replies: 6
Views: 575

Document Tab Sorting

Forgive me if this has been posted. I tried a search within the forums, sample code, and API documentation but could not find anything concrete. How would one go about sorting the document tabs, in multi-document mode, pro grammatically in the Editor SDK? I found things on bookmarks and annotations,...
by DolphinMann
Wed Sep 06, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Get Text Value of Content Item
Replies: 15
Views: 1606

Re: Get Text Value of Content Item

Another question as well. I see that I can find the characters, lines, blocks, paragraphs, but is it possible to find words? I did see a "TCF_WordBegin" under the character flags, but no word end. Would I just need to loop through and find the "TCF_WordBegin" markers and then continue looping until ...
by DolphinMann
Wed Sep 06, 2017 4:17 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: PDF OCR
Replies: 25
Views: 1784

Re: PDF OCR

Thank you.
by DolphinMann
Tue Sep 05, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: PDF OCR
Replies: 25
Views: 1784

Re: PDF OCR

Thank you for the response. It does seem to be working as I am now getting OCR results. Could you still please help me with the Options section though? Link: http://sdkhelp.tracker-software.com/view/PXV:op_document_OCRPages_Options Edit: Ok, with the same example we have been working with I can 100%...
by DolphinMann
Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:48 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: PDF OCR
Replies: 25
Views: 1784

Re: PDF OCR

New information. I took the sample GUI app which works, and switched it to be a console application(code below), which now does not work, however I am getting more information and it is something related to languages: Error: Error opening data file: <my path to PDFXEditCore.x86.dll>./osd_pxvocr.dat ...
by DolphinMann
Fri Sep 01, 2017 4:37 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: PDF OCR
Replies: 25
Views: 1784

Re: PDF OCR

Thank you. I was able to get the demo program working but I am a little confused by this statement from the other thread: Hello docu-track99, The problem is that you did not include the OCR plugin in your code. Here's the code that needs to be evaluated for the correct work of the OCR (also read the...
by DolphinMann
Fri Sep 01, 2017 3:59 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: PDF OCR
Replies: 25
Views: 1784

Re: PDF OCR

Thank you. I have so many versions of things installed I had to dig through the registry to determine where it was actually registered to.
by DolphinMann
Thu Aug 31, 2017 4:51 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: PDF OCR
Replies: 25
Views: 1784

Re: PDF OCR

I have another OCR question. I was able to following along the two threads linked but then found this help file: http://sdkhelp.tracker-software.com/view/PXV:op_document_OCRPages_Options It seems that OutputType = 0 for all possible options. What is the correct value to leave the current PDF as it i...
by DolphinMann
Tue Aug 29, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Unit Test Failures - Difference in Execution
Replies: 7
Views: 501

Re: Unit Test Failures - Difference in Execution

Consider this topic closed. It was my error in understanding how VS2017 works with unit tests. Thank you for the response however.
by DolphinMann
Tue Aug 29, 2017 3:48 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: Invisible Text and Content Creation
Replies: 3
Views: 857

Re: Invisible Text and Content Creation

1.) Confirmed, and fairly obvious now that I see it. Thank you :) 2.) Good to know. 3.) Thanks, I sorta did this now and it's not terribly slow, was just wondering if there was a reverse function call to get font size based on desired draw size, instead of the other way around....but even if there w...
by DolphinMann
Tue Aug 29, 2017 12:53 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Unit Test Failures - Difference in Execution
Replies: 7
Views: 501

Re: Unit Test Failures - Difference in Execution

I think I may have figured it out. I will update the thread once I have more evidence and/or a solution others might find valuable. Thus far it seems to be related to the way the unit tests load libraries so I adjusted some of the configuration around the Unit Test Project
by DolphinMann
Tue Aug 29, 2017 12:47 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Core API SDK
Topic: Invisible Text and Content Creation
Replies: 3
Views: 857

Invisible Text and Content Creation

After searching the forum for others that want to "add text" in to a PDF I was able to find several useful threads on the topic. I now have text printing on the PDF content page but I had two general questions. 1.) How do I make the text "invisible"? I found one thread but it talked about modifying ...
by DolphinMann
Fri Aug 25, 2017 5:54 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Get Text Value of Content Item
Replies: 15
Views: 1606

Re: Get Text Value of Content Item

Sorry to necro an old thread but I am attempting to accomplish the same thing. Was the unicode extraction via the content item every completed? Do you have any good links to dealing with extraction or creation of text?
by DolphinMann
Fri Aug 25, 2017 5:11 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Unit Test Failures - Difference in Execution
Replies: 7
Views: 501

Re: Unit Test Failures - Difference in Execution

Yes, it is something about unit tests in VS2017. I have 4 operations in my code and all execute real-time but not within the Unit Tests. I should edit: Exact same code/function calls and it only fails on the operation.Do, all of the other code items work, including the initialization of the objects....
by DolphinMann
Wed Aug 23, 2017 2:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Unit Test Failures - Difference in Execution
Replies: 7
Views: 501

Unit Test Failures - Difference in Execution

I do not think this is a PDF X-Change issue, but I wanted to post here in the event a developer has experience with this. I am executing a export to tif operation(code below). If I create a Windows Service/Console App/Mock Desktop app it works fine, but when I create a VS2017 unit test i get a "-214...
by DolphinMann
Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:51 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Convert images to PDF
Replies: 11
Views: 1380

Re: Convert images to PDF

Alex, I have reviewed the parameters and ImageTest program, both were useful. What does the "THUM" do when set to true? I tried using it to create a few images and got some strange results so it was not clear to me. The image seemed the same size as when I set the value to false, only it wouldn't lo...
by DolphinMann
Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Online Help: FormatParams Filled in
Replies: 3
Views: 331

Re: Online Help: FormatParams Filled in

You did, I missed that. Thank you.
by DolphinMann
Tue Jul 18, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Online Help: FormatParams Filled in
Replies: 3
Views: 331

Online Help: FormatParams Filled in

Could we please get the available input/out of the FormatParams table filled in for the page: http://sdkhelp.tracker-software.com/vie ... rmatParams
by DolphinMann
Tue Jul 18, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Invalid Pointer
Replies: 6
Views: 518

Re: Invalid Pointer

Thank you.
by DolphinMann
Tue Jul 18, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Invalid Pointer
Replies: 6
Views: 518

Re: Invalid Pointer

Alex, Thank you. That indirectly did help! I am not using the PDFControl as this is a background application where I just create a viewer instance but it still worked. It seems the problem was with my "openFileFlags", it simply does not like the way I was using the suppress UI flag. Is there any way...
by DolphinMann
Tue Jul 18, 2017 12:22 am
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Invalid Pointer
Replies: 6
Views: 518

Re: Invalid Pointer

I should also add that if I do not load the document via code, but via the standard "Open File" dialog in the front-end the same document loads and converts. It is something with my method of opening programmatically
by DolphinMann
Mon Jul 17, 2017 3:19 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Invalid Pointer
Replies: 6
Views: 518

Invalid Pointer

I am getting the follow message: "Error [System]: Invalid pointer." on the line: IPXC_Document doc = convertByExtension[Path.GetExtension(fileName).ToUpper()].Convert(((PXV_Inst)viewerInstance), destFile); When attempting to convert a DOC/DOCX file, but only those types of files with the following c...
by DolphinMann
Fri Jun 23, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Convert Error
Replies: 16
Views: 1055

Re: Convert Error

Thank you Sasha,

Is there a list of exactly what files you reference, so they could be included with my installer, eliminating the need for a microsoft office installation?
by DolphinMann
Tue Jun 13, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Large Document Count Performance
Replies: 1
Views: 276

Large Document Count Performance

I have a question about performance, and this is not a complaint, just trying to understand some things. If I run the FullDemo that comes with the Editor SDK(to eliminate the possibility the problem was in my program) and load approximately 350ish documents with a total combined size of around 50MB ...
by DolphinMann
Tue Jun 13, 2017 6:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Open IPXV_Document without UI?
Replies: 7
Views: 630

Re: Open IPXV_Document without UI?

Just a reminder, could we please get the following API reference filled in? :)

Though, could we please get the FormatParams added to the table of this page? http://sdkhelp.tracker-software.com/vie ... rmatParams
by DolphinMann
Tue Jun 13, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Convert Error
Replies: 16
Views: 1055

Re: Convert Error

I just did actually, they work so far :) I would be interested to know exactly what libraries are required so our company can see if this is something we are legally allowed to deploy, which may be possible as Open Office is open source and it seems to work thus far. Though I will test more extensiv...
by DolphinMann
Tue Jun 13, 2017 4:52 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Convert Error
Replies: 16
Views: 1055

Re: Convert Error

I meant to convert FROM a Doc/Excel in to PDF, not the other way around. Are those API's still required?

Do you have a list of what APIs you use and would Open Office installation suffice?
by DolphinMann
Tue Jun 13, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Convert Error
Replies: 16
Views: 1055

Re: Convert Error

Sasha,

Am I to understand that PDF X-Change Editor SDK requires Microsoft Office installed(word/excel) to convert document and spreadsheet files?
by DolphinMann
Tue Jun 13, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Ability to Open Email files SOLVED
Replies: 21
Views: 2375

Re: Ability to Open Email files SOLVED

Thank you. That is excellent news.

Is there a page that includes a development roadmap or rough estimates on releases? IE somtime this year, next year, etc?
by DolphinMann
Mon Jun 12, 2017 9:07 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Ability to Open Email files SOLVED
Replies: 21
Views: 2375

Re: Ability to Open Email files SOLVED

Thanks. Any word from the official Tracker Team about converting e-mail/HTML/.EML files to PDF? I'd rather not integrate another 3rd party solution and keep everything PDF X-Change if possible.
by DolphinMann
Mon Jun 12, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Ability to Open Email files SOLVED
Replies: 21
Views: 2375

Re: Ability to Open Email files SOLVED

Thanks Jeff. I will add that I find it converts .EML files much more consistantly(does not fail) compared to .msg files. The problem however seems to be that the .EML files are "html" based and the conversion routine outputs them more like text. Is there a way to import HTML/HTM files while maintain...
by DolphinMann
Mon Jun 12, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Ability to Open Email files SOLVED
Replies: 21
Views: 2375

Re: Ability to Open Email files SOLVED

Jeff(or anyone else),

Don't mean to relive an old thread but also didn't want to create a new topic. What did you end up doing to convert .msg/.eml files to PDF? I notice the importer will sometimes convert them and sometimes not.

Or is there a more elegant solution I am missing?
by DolphinMann
Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:33 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Bug in Moving Pages if it is Last Page
Replies: 7
Views: 484

Re: Bug in Moving Pages if it is Last Page

Has this been fixed yet? I saw a 6.0.322.3 release, but I could not find the release notes for it.
by DolphinMann
Sun May 28, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Bug in Moving Pages if it is Last Page
Replies: 7
Views: 484

Re: Bug in Moving Pages if it is Last Page

Ahh apologies. Poor wording of my question. What will be the behavior after the fix in the next build?

Will it error(not hang but error)? Move the page and delete the PDF? Copy the page but not move it? Present a warning dialog of some kind?
by DolphinMann
Fri May 26, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Open IPXV_Document without UI?
Replies: 7
Views: 630

Re: Open IPXV_Document without UI?

Thank you and you are(obviously) correct. It turns out my problem was that I was passing the word "All" to the pages text. It does indeed take a IPXC_Document. It's also good to know that I can use this document type throughout the Editor SDK to avoid dealing with the UI and IPXV_Document. I was abl...
by DolphinMann
Fri May 26, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Bug in Moving Pages if it is Last Page
Replies: 7
Views: 484

Re: Bug in Moving Pages if it is Last Page

Thank you, just out of curiosity, what will happen when a user attempts to do this?
by DolphinMann
Thu May 25, 2017 10:10 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Bug in Moving Pages if it is Last Page
Replies: 7
Views: 484

Bug in Moving Pages if it is Last Page

Apologies if this is not the correct bug submission forum. This can be replicated in the DEMO included with the SDK, no code changes or anything else outside of your application. 1.) Open a single page document. 2.) If you attempt to delete the last page the "OK" button is greyed out. Essentially it...
by DolphinMann
Thu May 25, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Open IPXV_Document without UI?
Replies: 7
Views: 630

Re: Open IPXV_Document without UI?

I did what you said and I am getting the following: -2147418113 "Error [System]: Catastrophic failure." I am using the exact function from: http://sdkhelp.tracker-software.com/view/PXV:op_document_exportToImages#Sample The only difference is I am passing the IPXC_Document from OpenDocumentFromFile t...
by DolphinMann
Tue May 23, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Open IPXV_Document without UI?
Replies: 7
Views: 630

Open IPXV_Document without UI?

Not sure if this is the right forum, but basically I have some confusion at times between the Editor SDK and Core SDK. I know core is contained within the Editor, but it seems the Editor has the bulk of the functionality that I need. However the Editor SDK seems to be strongly based on a UI which is...
by DolphinMann
Thu May 11, 2017 2:27 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Conversion to PDF: Formatting
Replies: 15
Views: 1207

Re: Conversion to PDF: Formatting

Exactly what I needed, thank you. Will test but I'm sure it will work(as it works when using the UI)
by DolphinMann
Wed May 10, 2017 5:49 pm
Forum: PDF-XChange Editor SDK
Topic: Conversion to PDF: Formatting
Replies: 15
Views: 1207

Re: Conversion to PDF: Formatting

Thank you. That application is pretty neat for finding settings and I am already finding it very useful. However another follow-up. Is there a better way to determine what some of the variables are/do/control other than trial and error? Some of them it's not even clear what the acceptable values are...