Below are the release notes for v2018R2 for Qoppa’s PDF Automation Server.

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Version 2018R2.03 – April 16 2018

PAS-455 – Allow single set of credentials in Alfresco properties file
JSVG-179 – Remove invalid Unicode characters fffe, ffff when converting PDF to SVG / HTML5
JPDF-1363 – Add PDF/A-2b Validation + Conversion for “Spot Color Representations are inconsistent”
JPDF-1368 – Document Specific: incorrect to Unicode mapping – JPDF-1368
JPDF-1356 – REGRESSION: Image cropped on push button – JPDF-1356
PS-4647 – Fix e-Signatures vulnerabilities identified by research company
JOFFICE-462 – Word to PDF: Content Control value displaying too much data
JOFFICE-463 – When creating a PDF from Word, producer shows as “JPDFProcess xx.xx Demo Version”

Version 2018R2.02 – March 22 2018

PAS-445 – REGRESSION – Unable to open password protected files
PAS-443 – Web Viewer: Text Selection Broken in Edge
JPDF-1359 – Skip page that contain invisible text during OCR
PAS-436 – Mixed content errors in web console – refix

Version 2018R2.01 – March 12 2018

PAS-437 – Ignore missing developer “map” JavaScript files
PAS-433 – Preserve author and date when modifying annotations
PAS-432 – Web Viewer: Text selection tool is not working correctly on Chrome
PAS-429 – Web Viewer & Markup: Do not fail when there are additional parameters in URL
PAS-428 – Document Specific: Annotations are off the page due to strange media box
PAS-427 – Use Alfresco Versioning
PAS-423 – Problem accessing cross origin iFrame with error “Blocked a frame with origin “http://host:port””

Version 2018R2.00 – November 29 2018

New Features:

  • Alfresco / Document Storage Integration with REST API & Web PDF Viewer
  • Rotate Pages in REST API & Web PDF Viewer
  • Search & Redact in REST API
  • Full Document Search & Highlight in Web PDF Viewer

Tasks List:

PAS-366 – REST API / Web Viewer: PAS Storage Model / Alfresco Implementation
PAS-368 – REST API: New end point to search text and add redaction annotations
PAS-369 – REST API to rotate pages – Add feature to Web Viewer client
PAS-370 – Web Viewer: New search button to search and highlight text within the full PDF (all pages)
PAS-378 – REST API: Fix issues with delete annotations
PAS-381 – Web Viewer: Sticky/rubber stamp should not rotate on a rotated page
PAS-386 – PAS Manager: Regression: HTTP 404 Not Found when selecting CMYK Settings
PAS-387 – PAS Manager: Changing Log Settings crashes server
PAS-397 – Web Viewer: New Upload button / Existing Open button will browse server documents
PAS-395 – Improve PDF Automation Server documentation
PAS-398 – Web Viewer: Open/upload button should open in new tab
PAS-401 – Web Viewer Showcase Improvements: Reorganize list files to show folders before files, sorted alphabetically
PAS-404 – Fix HTML links for “Files and Libraries” in Enunciate Documentation
PAS-405 – REST API / Web PDF Viewer: User Sessions now supported in PAS & Document Storage Service with Login / Logout
PAS-406 – Web Viewer & Rest API: Fix pencil annotations issue (fat lines) & duplicate annotations when name entry is missing
PAS-407 – Web Viewer: Show better error when upload fails due to no permission
PAS-408 – Web Viewer: URL links will now open in a new tab (change in SVG output)
PAS-412 – Web Viewer ONLY: Annots should not be editable
PAS-416 – Web Viewer: Uncaught ReferenceError: sortable is not defined in VIEWER only

This version also includes all the improvements that were added to the underlying PDF engine and PDF libraries in minor builds for version 2018R1.