Aspose.Words for .NET 15.5.0 Release Notes

Aspose.Words for .NET 15.5 Release Notes

Major Features

There are 82 improvements and fixes in this regular monthly release. The most notable are:

CustomXML nodes are removed

Support for conditional blocks added to the LINQ Reporting Engine

Improved rendering of floating shapes in complex tables

Implemented Arabic Abjad list numbering style in the layout

Improved performance of importing HTML documents with complex CSS selectors

Improved positioning of floating shapes in HTML output

A document can now be rendered in a grayscale mode

Improved Far-Eastern characters rendering for PDF embedded fonts

Significantly improved time and size when rendering PDF documents with DrawingML text effects

All Changes

Key Summary Category
WORDSNET-10490 An image overlaps the other content when converting to HTML Bug
WORDSNET-10764 Table’s borders are missing after saving Docx to PDF/Docx/Doc Bug
WORDSNET-10785 Contents position is changed after re-saving RTF Bug
WORDSNET-11037 Table’s border is changed after re-saving the Doc file Bug
WORDSNET-11076 Word Online is not able to Edit Aspose.Words generated documents Bug
WORDSNET-11182 Table borders are missing after re-saving Docx Bug
WORDSNET-11241 Open/Save corrupts document Bug
WORDSNET-11267 /footnote balancing/ Text flows to the next page (Doc to Pdf) Bug
WORDSNET-11268 /footnote balancing/ Footnote position is changed (Doc to Pdf) Bug
WORDSNET-11271 TabStops, Left and Hanging indent values of TOC items are not preserved by UpdateFields Bug
WORDSNET-11273 CSS font size for table’s content are not applied in output Doc/Docx/HTML Bug
WORDSNET-11339 Text moves to next page after re-saving RTF Bug
WORDSNET-11539 Underlines are getting removed in merged document Bug
WORDSNET-11548 /footnotes/ Paragraph position is changed after conversion from Doc to pdf Bug
WORDSNET-11678 Shapes do not render in output Pdf Bug
WORDSNET-11735 UpdateField does not work for DocVariable/DocProperty with vertical tab Bug
WORDSNET-11795 IF fields in bookmark text not resolving properly Bug
WORDSNET-11800 Missing Embedding Font when renderring to PDF Bug
WORDSNET-11809 Table borders become ‘nil’ during open/save a DOCX Bug
WORDSNET-11810 Provide way to set id, name values of legacy control Bug
WORDSNET-11819 Table border: border colour generated incorrect during Html to Word conversion Bug
WORDSNET-11826 Docx to Pdf conversion issue with footer contents Bug
WORDSNET-11840 Convert DOCX to PDF - repeat table headers problem Bug
WORDSNET-11844 Content (Fields) position is changed after conversion from Doc to Pdf Bug
WORDSNET-11864 Shape fill color is not set correctly using Color.FromArgb Bug
WORDSNET-11880 Docx to Pdf conversion issue with Arabic Abjad numbering Bug
WORDSNET-11896 Incorrect default font color of tables when importing an HTML document in Quirks mode Bug
WORDSNET-11919 Text with shadow effect does not render correctly in Pdf Bug
WORDSNET-11926 ShapeRenderer.Save messed up the text on the x-coordinate of chart in output Png Bug
WORDSNET-11927 ShapeRenderer.Save does not save the x-coordinate of chart correctly in output Png Bug
WORDSNET-5236 /export floating/ Position of floating shape is incorrect Bug
WORDSNET-5263 Position of shape is incorrect Bug
WORDSNET-5500 Shapes are removed and misplaced Bug
WORDSNET-5825 RTF to PDF conversion page number issue Bug
WORDSNET-6690 Lines rendered on different page Bug
WORDSNET-6768 TextBoxes are laid out incorrectly in EPUB Bug
WORDSNET-7998 Exception : Mail merge regions ‘x’ and ‘y’ overlap. Two regions cannot start/end in the same paragraph or occupy the same table row. Bug
WORDSNET-8347 Mail Merge with formula that contain asterisk not working Bug
WORDSNET-8609 /linked textbox reflow/ A line of text in TextBox is rendering inside another TextBox in PDF Bug
WORDSNET-9670 Document.UpdateFields does not update the IF field Bug
WORDSNET-9706 Mail Merge is not working with formatted date field using Mustache syntax Bug
WORDSNET-10516 Provide a way to render documents with Grayscale effect. Enhancement
WORDSNET-11543 Improve positioning of floating shapes in HTML output Enhancement
WORDSNET-11640 Consider adding partial support for the ‘min-width’ CSS property on empty table cells Enhancement
WORDSNET-11782 Transparent image backgrounds are displayed as black in HTML Enhancement
WORDSNET-11805 Add descriptions for -aw properties Enhancement
WORDSNET-11827 Support creating grayscale PDF Enhancement
WORDSNET-11860 Shadow effect on a Drawing is incorrect during rendering to PDF Enhancement
WORDSNET-11903 Docx to Pdf conversion issue with text position Enhancement
WORDSNET-3306 Consider moving verifications in DocumentValidator to avoid creating zero-weight files. Enhancement
WORDSNET-4796 Table style cell borders override direct table formatting borders Enhancement
WORDSNET-10308 System.Security.Cryptography.CryptographicException is thrown while loading docx with digital signature Exception
WORDSNET-11310 System.Security.Cryptography.CryptographicException is thrown while loading Docx Exception
WORDSNET-11706 System.Security.Cryptography.CryptographicException is thrown while loading Docx Exception
WORDSNET-11804 Shape.Fill.Color throws System.NullReferenceException Exception
WORDSNET-11813 Stroke.Color throws System.InvalidCastException Exception
WORDSNET-11822 ImportNode method throws System.ArgumentException Exception
WORDSNET-11823 Aspose.Words.FileCorruptedException occurs when loading Aspose.Words generated DOCX file Exception
WORDSNET-11834 Document.Print throws System.NullReferenceException Exception
WORDSNET-11842 System.ArgumentOutOfRangeException is thrown while saving Docx to Pdf Exception
WORDSNET-11917 Aspose.Words.FileCorruptedException occurs during loading a DOC Exception
WORDSNET-11920 Fill.Color throws System.NullReferenceException Exception
WORDSNET-11921 Fill.Color throws System.InvalidCastException Exception
WORDSNET-10514 Provide code to manually insert watermark at the centre of each page Feature
WORDSNET-10928 Add feature to change the name of ‘Page’ class when document is exported to HtmlFixed Feature
WORDSNET-11496 Support GlossaryDocument features in DOC, DOT Feature
WORDSNET-11704 FarEast layout should be calculated for each paragraph independently. Feature
WORDSNET-11923 Support conditional blocks for the new reporting engine Feature
WORDSNET-3197 Repeat only part of a paragraph instead of repeating whole paragraph durign mail merge with regions Feature
WORDSNET-3301 Allow specifying “Text Flow” through PageSetup. Feature
WORDSNET-3602 Consider updating invalid IF fields. Feature
WORDSNET-50 Allow placing more reporting-syntax constructs in the documents Feature
WORDSNET-6292 Consider adding FootnoteOptions.ExportAsComments property Feature
WORDSNET-7055 Can not set Date value by using StructuredDocumentTag.FullDate Feature
WORDSNET-7064 StructuredDocumentTag.DateDisplayLocale Property do not work Feature
WORDSNET-11497 It takes hours of time and gigabytes of RAM to convert a DOCX to HtmlFixed Performance
WORDSNET-11828 Process hangs during open save a RTF Performance
WORDSNET-11832 Improve performance of CSS selector combinators Performance
WORDSNET-11197 NullReferenceException is thrown while using InsertHtml Regression
WORDSNET-11386 Bookmark.Text returns extra empty space using v14.12.0 Regression
WORDSNET-11593 RestartPageNumbering doesnt work anymore in Word Regression
WORDSNET-11789 Crop of images seems to be broken since 15.2 Regression