There are 85 improvements and fixes in this regular monthly release. The most notable are:
- A significant optimization of PDF rendering engine has been carried out.
- Compression of document structure data and cross-reference table in PDF 1.5 output. Now the output PDF documents with the logical structure are much smaller.
- Image tag in Fixed HTML documents can now contain an alternative text string.
- API for 'Mark Comment Done' option.
- Sign the signature line in Word document.
- Add feature to set/get "Specify line and character grid".
- Detect comment resolved and comment replies and reply to which comment.
- Added feature to format Data Labels of chart.
Full List of Issues Covering all Changes in this Release
/table grid/ Table's cell width is decreased after conversion from Docx to Pdf
/character spacing control/ Contents move to next page after conversion from Doc to fixed file format
/character spacing control/ Japanese content move to next line after conversion from Doc to Pdf
/character spacing control/ Extra page after DOC to PDF
/character spacing control/ Some characters are misplaced after DOC to PDF
/character spacing control/ Chinese text rendering issue in Pdf
/character spacing control/ Table's row renders on next page. The input document have one page
/character spacing control/ The compressed punctuation feature is not supported
/character spacing control/ Chinese text moves to next line and pushes text to next page in HtmlFixed
3-D Surface chart incorrect rendering in PDF
Document.Compare ignores delete revision
/character spacing control/ Chinese text is rendered on next line after conversion from Doc to HtmlFixed
SVG does not import correctly in Word document
Docx to Pdf conversion issue with text position
Chart's band color is changed in output HtmlFixed
Docx to Html conversion issue with list label
Doc to Pdf conversion issue with table rendering
The chart's legend are completely changed in HtmlFixed
Docx to HtmlFixed conversion issue with chart's legend and lines
Docx to HtmlFixed conversion issue with surface chart's lines
Docx to HtmlFixed conversion issue with 3D chart's shading
Paragraph is moved to next page after re-saving DOCX
/floater position/ Image distracted in DOCX to PDF conversion
Docx to Pdf conversion issue with chart rendering (data labels are missed)
DocumentBuilder.InsertHtml does not insert image from web URI
Image's color is changed after re-saving DOC
When DOCX is saved as PDF, the output looks different
References failed when converting to PDF document.
Document.UpdateFields changes the left indentation of TOC
Endnote line is thicker in output PDF
Footer layout messed up when printing after saving
BuiltInDocumentProperties.Words returns incorrect word count
Exception when setting license under Mono
Table conversion issue in DOC
Problems with a Chart Object rendered as an Image
DOCX does not open in MS Word after re-saving it
Transparent images are missing in PDF
Comparing documents with AW gives different revision from Word compare.
DOCX to PDF, references missing
Converting Word to PDF produces black squares
Aspose.Words 17.06 Incorrect signing OpenDocument file formats (.odt) with Digital Signature
Extra spaces issue at the end of the bookmark value in IF field
FileFormatUtil.DetectFileFormat method returns wrong value
When Document.UpdateFields() is used, PDF output is incorrect.
AW produces slightly different TOC than MS Word
Pie chart the value numbers show as [VALUE] after printing.
Formula is clipped in PDF rendition.
TextBox.InternalMarginXXX returns incorrect values
Empty pages are generated when DOCX is converted to PDF
Charts appearance changes upon open and resave DOCX
Page number is incorrect in TOC for items after exlicit column break in a multicolumn section.
Formatting restrictions are lost after open/save DOCX document.
Docx to PDF conversion problem with table layout
/table grid/ Table width is incorrect while converting docx to Pdf/XPS/Tiff
MERGEFIELD located in page header is not updated properly during mail merge.
Page header is present at multipage IF field content.
IF field containing condition with MERGEFIELD involved seems not to be updated properly.
Extra spaces render after conversion from Doc to HtmlFixed/Pdf
Ins/del tags missing on equations when converting docx to html
Vertical space added between header and body content on 2nd page in HtmlFixed
Header content is different on 3rd page of HtmlFixed
Question about values of margins in tables
Add alt text information into images tag in FixedHtml
Text is rendered on next page in output PDF
DOCX to tagged PDF conversion file size issue
Chart created in MS Word 2016 looks incorrect after open/save with AW.
Extra empty space appears in output fixed file format after conversion from Dotx
Spacing between words is increaed in fixed page formats
/ SvmReader/Overflow Exception occurs while reading the odt file
NullReferenceException occurs upon DOCX export.
UpdatePageLayout throws NullReference Exception
Loading RTF throws FileCorruptedException
Provide API for 'Mark Comment Done' option
Position of DrawingML is changed after conversion from Docx to Pdf
/layoutRawTableWidth compat option/ Tight Wrap Text for Image is not preserved in PDF
Ability to sign a signature line with adding a digital signature
Add feature to set/get "Specify line and character grid"
Detect comment resolved and comment replies and reply to which comment
Adding the data labels format in a chart.
Add feature to format Data Labels of chart
Sign the signature line in Word document
NodeImporter is removing the shapes
Aspose.Words.FileCorruptedException occurs upone loading a RTF
MathML throws NullReferenceException in rendering
DOCX to PDF conversion throws NullReferenceException in 17.7
Public API and Backward Incompatible Changes