Changelog PDFControls.NET 2.0

2.0.84.0 released 11/15/2017

  • fix Fixed a font corruption problem
  • fix Fixed a build issue causing Visual Studio to crash

2.0.83.0 released 10/27/2017

  • fix Fixed some layer visiblity issues

2.0.82.0 released 10/5/2017

  • fix Fixed a font rendering issue when a monitor is scaled above 100%
  • fix Fixed a layer visibility issue

2.0.81.0 released 9/22/2017

  • fix Fixed a caching issue

2.0.80.0 released 9/19/2017

  • fix Fixed an issue that caused wrong text encoding for embedded fonts

2.0.79.0 released 6/23/2017

  • feature On Annotations the NoRotate property is now available

2.0.78.0 released 5/23/2017

  • fix CreateShapes did not put objects inside the LayerShape objects

2.0.77.0 released 4/6/2017

  • fix In particular cases shapes from CreateShapes() would only be shown partly

2.0.76.0 released 3/22/2017

  • fix Loading a particular PDf document into the pages viewer would raise an exception
  • fix In the reference api online help some text was missing

2.0.75.0 released 10/26/2016

  • fix UI does not follow cursor when tabbing off screen.

2.0.74.0 released 10/14/2016

  • fix FreeText annotations with rich text would not show in a PagesViewer

2.0.73.0 released 9/23/2016

  • fix FreeText annotations with rich text have an improved appearance.
  • fix PDFViewer sometimes scrolls on change of focus.

2.0.72.0 released 8/2/2016

  • fix Line breaks ignored in FreeText annotation.
  • feature Introduced BeforePrint event.

2.0.71.0 released 6/9/2016

  • fix Fix handling OpenType fonts without a standard CMap subtable
  • fix Various bug fixes

2.0.70.0 released 2/4/2016

  • fix Line markups are rendered with an offset.
  • fix Stichting signed documents throws an exception.

2.0.69.0 released 11/4/2015

  • fix Fixed an issue that sometimes not all pages were rendered
  • fix The engine is more lenient now with PDFs not containing MediaBox information

2.0.68.0 released 6/10/2015

  • fix Fix rendering spaces in tooltips

2.0.67.0 released 3/19/2015

  • fix Fix incorrect font usage issue after merging documents
  • fix Fix an issue with losing field values in single page view mode.

2.0.66.0 released 1/21/2015

  • fix PDFControls.NET is made more lenient with some broken PDFs

2.0.65.0 released 12/10/2014

  • fix Fix an issue in which images or pages were rendered black

2.0.64.0 released 11/26/2014

  • fix Some pages are not displayed entirely.

2.0.63.0 released 11/13/2014

  • fix Fix an issue with handling of user interface events
  • fix Fix an issue which caused some PDFs being broken after saving them

2.0.62.0 released 9/25/2014

  • fix Fix saving documents after disabling some layers
  • fix Fix an issue with not displaying some PDFs

2.0.61.0 released 7/10/2014

  • comment After a pan or zoom, a newly visible area is updated in the background after which it is displayed. In the short meantime, a grey background was shown. We know show the actual background color (normally white) which makes the experience somewhat smoother.

2.0.60.0 released 6/25/2014

  • fix Some JPEG images do not get shown.
  • fix Occasional null reference exception for fields that have a tooltip defined.
  • feature PDFControls.NET is now available as a NuGet package. From the Package Manager Console run: Install-Package TallComponents.PDFControls.Standard or Install-Package TallComponents.PDFControls.Professional

2.0.59.1 released 4/8/2014

  • fix Corrupt link annotations cause an exception upon opening.

2.0.59.0 released 1/9/2014

  • feature The ContentShape class has been extended with a RenderingIntent property.
  • fix Clicking the OK button of the printing dialog causes problems in a Citrix environment. The OK button will now only become enabled after the paper sizes have been established.
  • fix Text with an apostrophe cannot be pasted into some documents.
  • comment We no longer provide Visual Studio 2005 sample projects.
  • feature The samples of the professional edition have been synchronized with the PDFKit.NET 4.0 samples. As a result, the following additional non-GUI samples are available for the professional edition: ClipShapes, CreateLayers, DownscaleImages, RedactionSample, StampFooter, CreateBarcodes, CropPages, CustomSignVerifyAndUpdates, ExtractGlyphBoxes, and RoundedRectangles.

2.0.58.0 released 10/30/2013

  • fix Providing Document.Open() with the wrong password generates an incorrect exception.

2.0.57.1 released 10/3/2013

  • fix The client profile edition may render some characters incorrectly.

2.0.57.0 released 9/24/2013

  • fix Some secured document do not render. This issue was introduced in PDFControls 2.0.54.0.
  • feature PRO ONLY: The viewer preferences now allow access to the following PDF settings: Duplex, NumCopies, PickTrayByPdfSize, PrintArea, PrintClip, ViewArea, ViewClip, PrintPageRange, PrintScaling.
  • feature The windows domain license can now also be activated for new dns style domain names, next to the old NetBIOS domain names.

2.0.56.1 released 9/2/2013

  • fix Allow the border of the BookmarkViewer to be set to none. This implies that the default is now also none, so you may have to set it explicitly to keep the looks of the GUI the same as for earlier versions.

2.0.56.0 released 7/31/2013

  • fix Wrong cursors are used for the annotation resize boxes on rotated pages.
  • fix The last item in the BookmarksViewer is sometimes invisible. This issue only happens in .Net 2.0 due to a bug in .Net.
  • fix Some embedded fonts do not get rendered.

2.0.55.0 released 6/28/2013

  • fix Non-symbolic truetype fonts that do not specify an encoding may be rendered incorrectly.
  • feature Certain hungarian accented characters are not rendered.

2.0.54.0 released 4/10/2013

  • fix Font.CreatePaths throws an exception for some font types.

2.0.53.0 released 2/28/2013

  • feature Improved support for opening documents with a corrupt object reference table.
  • fix Stackoverflow when opening a document with a corrupt font definition.

2.0.52.1 released 1/30/2013

  • fix PRO ONLY: Page.CreateShapes removes soft masks.

2.0.52.0 released 1/29/2013

  • fix PRO ONLY: An exception may be thrown when cloning a newly created page with a new widget. This issue was introduced in release 2.0.44.1

2.0.51.0 released 1/18/2013

  • fix PRO ONLY: the location of interactor borders may be slightly off.
  • feature Improved support for text markup annotations that specify an incorrect bounding rectangle. These markup annotations would be invisible previously.

2.0.50.0 released 11/22/2012

  • fix PRO ONLY: FreeText.BorderColor does not control the border color but the interior color.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Added FreeText.Orientation and Stamp.Orientation properties. These allow creation of rotated markup annotations (multiples of 90 degrees).
  • feature PRO ONLY: Added FreeText.InteriorColor, FreeText.TextColor and FreeText.FontSize.
  • fix Annotations with a zero width or height may lead to an ArgumentOutOfRangeException.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Added Square.InteriorColor.

2.0.49.0 released 10/30/2012

  • fix PDF documents that incorporate javascript prevent garbage collection of a PagesViewer instance.

2.0.48.0 released 10/24/2012

  • fix PRO ONLY: Adobe reader gives error "there was an error on this page" for files saved in evaluation (unlicensed) mode.
  • fix PRO ONLY: A null reference exception may get thrown if a custom event handler causes an interactor to be removed during painting.

2.0.47.3 released 10/11/2012

  • fix A PagesViewer instance may not get garbage collected.

2.0.47.2 released 8/28/2012

  • fix PRO ONLY: Child bookmarks cannot be deleted in all cases.

2.0.47.0 released 6/21/2012

  • feature PRO ONLY: Reduce caret blinking overhead for RDP connections.
  • fix PRO ONLY: the lost focus event does not fire when the application closes.

2.0.46.0 released 4/11/2012

  • fix PRO ONLY: Non-embedded fonts in overlays/underlays are not rendered.
  • comment The default color transformation mode has been changed to HighQuality.
  • feature PRO ONLY: a TextEdit sample has been added that allows simple text modifications.
  • feature PRO ONLY: an EditRectangles samples has been added that allows rectangles to be added to a page, and allows moving and resizing of these rectangles.
  • fix The .Net 4 assemblies cannot open secured documents.

2.0.45.0 released 3/27/2012

  • fix PRO ONLY: dropping a draggable interactor may have it "jump" to an incorrect location.
  • fix PRO ONLY: resizing an interactor is now restricted to the boundary of the parent. This avoids placing the interactor at a position where it does not react to mouse events.
  • fix PRO ONLY: an interactor may have an incorrect ghost image when being dragged after resizing it.

2.0.44.1 released 3/8/2012

  • fix Setting the BackColor of the BookmarksViewer has no effect.
  • fix PagesViewer.SelectText does not always scroll the selected text into view.
  • feature Added the property WorkAroundImageTransparencyPrintSize to the GdiRenderSettings. Setting this value may substantially decrease print output size, but for some documents this may result in artefacts in the output.
  • fix PRO ONLY: Interactively resizing an interactor/annotation to zero width/height may lead to an exception.

2.0.43.1 released 12/13/2011

  • fix PRO ONLY: An exception gets thrown when saving certain documents.

2.0.43.0 released 12/7/2011

  • fix PRO ONLY: The Page.Glyphs propery does not contain the glyphs that are present in the Underlay and Overlay of the page, nor does it contain these glyphs after saving the document.
  • fix PRO ONLY: Page.CreateShapes() does not return shapes that have previously been saved from the Underlay or Overlay.
  • fix Type 3 fonts cannot be selected.
  • feature The quality of rendering of monchrome bitmap fonts has been improved slightly.

2.0.42.0 released 11/17/2011

  • feature Assemblies for .Net 4.0 and .Net 4.0 Client Profile are included.
  • fix Fit to page does not work correctly for two-up layouts.
  • fix Rectangle annotations block user interaction for underlying fields.
  • fix Memory use is sometimes much higher than necessary.

2.0.41.0 released 8/30/2011

  • fix PRO ONLY: the javascript doc.print() function does not work.
  • fix The print dialog may disable the page range field when all pages are selected in reverse.
  • fix Creating a document with a non-seekable BinaryReader instance leads to an exception.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Added a SimpleXhtmlShape example.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Added a sample using a Topaz tablet to create signatures.
  • fix Note icons do not stay upright when pages are rotated.

2.0.40.0 released 8/5/2011

  • fix Certain types of optional content (i.e. some layers) cannot be turned off.
  • fix PRO ONLY: the Text property of Markup annotations may be empty for annotations that do not specify rich text contents.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Markup annotations have a Contents property that specifies the plain text contents of the markup.

2.0.39.0 released 6/27/2011

  • fix PRO ONLY: the drop-down area of non-interactive drop down lists is active.

2.0.38.0 released 6/7/2011

  • fix PRO ONLY: empty drop down lists may cause an exception.
  • fix Word selection may select too many characters.
  • feature Double-click will select a word in SelectText mode.
  • feature Improved support for corrupt documents with layers. These previously could result in an empty viewer with a red cross.
  • fix PRO ONLY: editing large multiline text fields is very slow.

2.0.37.0 released 5/25/2011

  • fix A security exception may get thrown on some systems.
  • feature PRO ONLY: accessing Javascript.Scripting.MenuItem.Enabled and Javascript.Scripting.MenuItem.Marked properties may throw exceptions.
  • feature The Viewer classes have been extended with a ViewerSettings.FastScrolling flag. This is on by default, but it may lead to problems when the system zoom level has been set to a different value than 100%. The FastScolling flag is mostly of interest for remote desktop connections.
  • feature detection of whitespace has been improved for text search and text selection.
  • fix Changing the printer in the printer dialog will not set the correct printer default (as is common in Windows).

2.0.36.1 released 4/28/2011

  • fix PRO ONLY: calculations on non terminal fields may not be executed.

2.0.36.0 released 4/19/2011

  • breaking PRO ONLY: TallComponents.PDF.JavaScript.Scripting.Global.Initialize() has been replaced by TallComponents.PDF.JavaScript.Scripting.Doc.Initialize(). The new Doc.Initialize() method will be invoked after a document gets opened, before any other javascript gets executed.
  • fix PRO ONLY: Javascript handling has been aligned with Adobe Acrobat behavior. In javascript code the "global" object is no longer a true global object that persists across documents. It is now a member object of the javascript document object. Values can still be persisted by providing an appropriate implementation for the "global" .net class, which still is a "static" object.
  • feature PRO ONLY: The DocumentViewer class has been extended with a CaretBlinkTime property. By default this value is set to the system-wide caret blink time.
  • fix PRO ONLY: Annnotations that have a Popup are not interactive.
  • fix PRO ONLY: Popup interactors are not opened at the correct location.
  • fix PRO ONLY: choice fields do not behave correctly if they contain duplicate export values.

2.0.35.0 released 3/28/2011

  • fix Memory is released too late for documents using javascript.
  • fix Templates do not maintain field definitions.

2.0.34.0 released 3/17/2011

  • fix Fonts that incorrectly override the encoding of the ZapfDingbats or Symbol font may not render properly.
  • fix PRO ONLY: editing large multiline text boxes is slow.
  • fix Changing the font of the BookmarkViewer has no effect on the fonts in the bookmarks tree.

2.0.33.0 released 2/21/2011

  • fix PRO ONLY: the viewer does not clear password fields after saving. This in inconsistent with Adobe Acrobat, nor does it reflect the fact that passwords are not saved.
  • fix Transparency of monochrome images is not always honored.
  • fix Calling undefined javascript functions or indexing undefined arrays will stop execution of that javascript code. This complies more with the javascript specification.

2.0.32.0 released 2/10/2011

  • fix PRO ONLY: rich text field scrolling and cursor positioning behaves erradically.
  • fix PRO ONLY: field values have not yet been updated after calling the base OnLostFocus method of an interactor layer (inconsistent behavior).
  • fix PRO ONLY: ValueWidgetInteractor.Text does not behave as expected during OnLostFocus calls.
  • fix PRO ONLY: the javascript field.checkThisBox method does not behave correctly for radio buttons.

2.0.31.0 released 1/25/2011

  • feature PRO ONLY: added a WidgetInteractor constructor.
  • fix PRO ONLY: javascript field.SetFocus() may fail to set the focus if the field is not visible in the viewer.
  • fix PRO ONLY: fields that are associated with template pages are not saved.

2.0.30.0 released 1/11/2011

  • fix PRO ONLY: showing the overflow marker for drop down boxes is based on the export value, not the display value. This may result in unexpectedly showing/hiding overflow markers.
  • fix In some situations, selected text does not get highlighted.
  • feature PRO ONLY: a HighlightText sample has been added.
  • fix PRO ONLY: Writing a PDF document in AppendUpdate mode may result in a corrupt document.

2.0.29.0 released 12/14/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: changing field.display in javascript only has effect for 1 widget.
  • fix PRO ONLY: javascript object.toString() delivers the wrong result. This issue was introduced in 2.0.27.0.
  • feature PRO ONLY: text fields and combo boxes have a SpellCheckAllowed property.

2.0.28.0 released 12/9/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: SelectedText may incorrectly return an empty string during OnMouseDown.
  • fix Control characters in WinAnsi encoding are rendered as bullets.
  • fix The speed setting of the mouse wheel is not taken into account.
  • fix PRO ONLY: overflow markers show up too often.

2.0.27.0 released 12/2/2010

  • feature Added additional font mappings for Times.
  • fix Jpeg 2000 images with 4-bit samples do not render.
  • fix PRO ONLY: scroll bars behave eratically after moving a multiline text widget.
  • feature PRO ONLY: The IText interface allows controlling the selection of a text box.
  • fix The thumbnails viewer does not always correctly indicate the visible pages in the PagesViewer.
  • fix PRO ONLY: line markup is placed at the wrong location, and cannot be moved in SelectAnnotations mode.
  • fix PRO ONLY: All but the most basic line and square markup is lost when moved/resized.
  • feature PRO ONLY: line markup can be created programmatically, including line endings, leader lines and captions. See the new CreateLineMarkup sample.
  • fix PRO ONLY: added support for javascript try/catch.

2.0.26.0 released 11/9/2010

  • feature The ThumbnailsViewer.DrawPageNumbers option has been added, which controls drawing page numbers beneath each thumbnail.
  • fix PRO ONLY: pages do not get updated corrected after savng a document.
  • feature The printing controls have been extended with an UnhandledException event.

2.0.25.0 released 11/2/2010

  • fix A mixture of portrait and landscape pages leads to overlapping pages in multi-column (grid) views.
  • fix Some Type 1 fonts (PostScript fonts) render distorted.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Font.Create accepts multiple additional font folders (semicolon separated).

2.0.24.0 released 10/14/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: tabs do not work properly in multiline text fields.
  • feature The GlyphCollection has been extended with a Page property.
  • fix PRO ONLY: javascript doc.pageNum does not work.
  • fix PRO ONLY: javascript doc.movePage, doc.insertPages, doc.replacePages, and doc.deletePages do not work.
  • fix PRO ONLY: changing the export value of a radio button leads to an incorrect appearance.

2.0.23.0 released 10/7/2010

  • feature PRO ONLY: added a CreateImageFieldInteractor virtual method in AnnotationInteractorFactory. This makes is possible to provide custom interactor for image fields.
  • feature Added EmbeddedFile.FolderName property.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Added PushButtonWidget.GetIcon method.
  • fix Page.CreateShapes may create a black rectangle.
  • feature Added PageLayout.Custom to the StandardPagesViewer. This mode does not interfere with the PageSelection and LayoutManager.
  • fix PRO ONLY: arrow down stops working when a dropdown list gets a value that is not one of the options.
  • fix PRO ONLY: javascript util.scand() does not work.
  • feature Improved handling of documents with invalid resources.

2.0.22.0 released 9/16/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: adding or removing pages during an event handler may freeze the application, or result in exceptions.
  • feature PRO ONLY: added support for tabs in single-line text fields. These can be entered programmatically or by pasting.
  • fix PRO ONLY: the cursor does not resize dynamically.

2.0.21.0 released 9/9/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: javascript field.page does not work.
  • feature PRO ONLY: interactor focus is maintained when the PagesViewer regains focus.
  • fix PRO ONLY: selecting text in fields disables selection of static text.
  • fix PRO ONLY: dynamically increasing javascript array sizes does not work correctly.

2.0.20.0 released 8/26/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: button.Rectangle cannot be changed from javascript.
  • fix PRO ONLY: the PopUpMenu overridable is not called if only 1 menu item is provided.
  • fix PRO ONLY: interactive word selection improperly selects the first character on the next line as well.

2.0.19.0 released 8/18/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: pasting chinese characters in a field does not work. Instead question marks are shown.
  • fix PRO ONLY: entering characters to cycle through the options of a drop down list is case sensitive.
  • fix Some type 1 fonts do not render correctly.

2.0.18.0 released 8/16/2010

  • fix The current page index is computed incorrectly when rotated pages are involved.
  • fix PRO ONLY: form fields that are added through javascript do not use Helvetica as their default font.
  • feature PRO ONLY: collapsed dropdown lists will cycle through the the available options when typing the character of an option. This only applies to dropdown lists that do not allow custom data entries.

2.0.17.0 released 7/22/2010

  • feature STD ONLY: the standard editon now also allows specifying a CMap folder (previously the CMAP folder had to be placed next to the executable).
  • fix Using multiple threads to access various documents concurrently may lead to an exception.
  • fix Words may have too much spacing between them. This issue was introduced in 2.0.16.0.
  • fix Images may have stripes in them depending on the rotation of a page. This is caused by an inconsistency in GDI+ for which we have implemented a workaround.

2.0.16.0 released 7/7/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: a maximum number of zero characters for a field does not have the same effect as setting no maximum. This is not consistent with Adobe Acrobat behavior.
  • fix A dynamically opened PagesViewer may throw an exception for documents that have an open action.
  • feature Implemented an optional workaround for a driver issue (PCL and XPS) that causes too many paths to be closed. This issue shows up as an additional straight line between end points of a curve. See TallComponents.PDF.Rasterizer.Configuration.GdiRenderSettings.WorkAroundClosePathBug.

2.0.15.0 released 6/17/2010

  • feature Added some default font mappings for the Calibri font.
  • fix Printing to PostScript printers is extremely slow for certain documents (this is basically a GDI/driver issue for which we have implemented a workaround).
  • fix Certain Tiff images do not get displayed.
  • fix PRO ONLY: importing field data, or assigning it via JavaScript does not respect the specified maximum number of characters.
  • feature PRO ONLY: support for javascript field.buttonGetIcon() and field.buttonSetIcon has been added.

2.0.14.0 released 6/3/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: painting does not work during drag'n drop.
  • fix PRO ONLY: drop down lists do not react properly to annotations becoming (in)visible or interactive.
  • fix PRO ONLY: the actual Effects value is not passed up to the viewer during a DragDrop event.
  • fix Dashed lines may be rendered incorrectly.
  • feature PRO ONLY: comboboxes will auto-complete while entering text.
  • fix PRO ONLY: Widget.Font may be incorrect.
  • feature PRO ONLY: ImageShape.CreateBitmap method has been added. This can be used to get a bitmap from the image shape which is returned by page.CreateShapes.

2.0.13.0 released 5/26/2010

  • feature The PrintSettings will print all pages if its PagesAsIndices/PagesAsString property has not been initialised.
  • fix PRO ONLY: Fields that have a dot in the field name are not removed correctly.
  • fix PRO ONLY: font family names are sometimes null or incorrect.
  • fix PRO ONLY: ImageShape does not suppport a particular type of indexed Tiff files.
  • fix PRO ONLY: very small text fields may lead to an out-of-memory exception.
  • fix PRO ONLY: long drop down lists may get clipped at the left.
  • feature PRO ONLY: added a HighlightFields flag to the StandardPagesViewer that mimicks similar functionality in Adobe Acrobat.
  • fix PRO ONLY: font resources in a widget are not always found.

2.0.12.0 released 5/12/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: text widgets with very small height may lead to an OutOfMemory exception.
  • feature PDFControls.NET has become more robust against invalid destination specifications.
  • fix Setting the alignment properties of the viewer in VS designer has no effect.
  • fix Using a non-left horizontal alignment leads to incorrect graphical updates while resizing.
  • fix PRO ONLY: some check boxes appear to be not interactive.
  • fix PRO ONLY: locally defined javascript functions do not work.
  • fix PRO ONLY: the action context does not hold the correct reason, source and target values.
  • fix CCitt encoded images may be rendered distorted.

2.0.11.3 released 5/3/2010

  • feature Some license types added.

2.0.11.2 released 4/30/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: the javascript method doc.getField does not return null if it fails, but undefined.
  • fix PRO ONLY: javascript variable declarations may not become undefined at the start of a loop, nor if the right hand side delivers an undefined value.

2.0.11.1 released 4/29/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: parameters that are passed into javascript SOAP methods may evaluate to null.

2.0.11.0 released 4/27/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: correct javascript code may be rejected or does not behave as expected.
  • feature PRO ONLY: added support for the javascript app.popUpMenuEx function. See TallComponents.PDF.JavaScript.Scripting.App.
  • feature PRO ONLY: added javascript support for hiding and showing templates.
  • fix PRO ONLY: document level javascript code is invoked too late.
  • feature PRO ONLY: added support for the javascript userName field property.
  • fix PRO ONLY: very small multiline text fields may lead to an out-of memory exception.
  • feature PRO ONLY: hidden fields and readonly fields will no longer be highlighted, similar to Adobe Acrobat.
  • fix PRO ONLY: markup annotations are no longer interactive by default, so that they do not hide mouse event from underlying widgets.

2.0.10.0 released 4/20/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: creating a 2D bar code shape may throw an exeption.
  • fix PRO ONLY: some BMP mages may throw an IndexOutOfBound exception after adding them as a shape.
  • feature Reconstructing corrupt documents has been improved.

2.0.9.0 released 4/8/2010

  • feature PRO ONLY: Added support for the following javascript field properties and methods: setAction, removeField, rect, alignment, textFont, multiline, and lineWidth.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Added information and compatibility sources that help porting Custom Annotations.
  • feature PRO ONLY: added support for the javascript app.response() method.
  • fix PRO ONLY: writing a file with AppendUpdate mode may lead to a corrupt document.
  • feature PRO ONLY: the non-editable dropdown list will now also show (empty) values that are not one of the options, to be more compatible with Adobe Reader/Acrobat.
  • fix PRO ONLY: the javascript field.getItemAt() method does not interpret missing bExportValue arguments correctly.

2.0.8.0 released 3/25/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: Date-Time fields cannot be edited.
  • feature The compatibility sources of the PagesViewer and the ThumbnailsViewer have become more compatible with PDFReaderControls 1.1.
  • fix The UnhandledException event is sometimes not fired, and an exception is raised instead.
  • fix PRO ONLY: the PreviewMouseUp event is not fired for the PagesViewer after the mouse got dragged.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Added SimpleXhtmlShape.DefaultJustified, DefaultLeftMargin, DefaultLineHeight and DefaultTextIndent.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Added PageIndexDestination.
  • feature DocumentInfo.LastModifiedDate getter has been added.

2.0.7.2 released 3/17/2010

  • fix The custom cursor mode does not turn off panning, and does not respect a custom cursor appearance.
  • fix Closing a PagesViewer may lead to a null reference exception. This issue was introduced by 2.0.7.1.

2.0.7.1 released 3/15/2010

  • fix PagesViewer does not free up all memory after Disposing it.
  • fix PRO ONLY: javascript field.strokeColor does not work.

2.0.7.0 released 3/10/2010

  • feature The PagesViewer in the compatibility sources now has a ClientToDocumentTransformation definition.
  • feature PRO ONLY: the javascript doc.resetForm method now also accepts a single field name for its argument.
  • fix PRO ONLY: overflow markers are not shown directly after opening a document.
  • fix In some situations, the ThumbnailsViewer may not repaint correctly after resizing.
  • fix PRO ONLY: javascript MouseDown events do not get triggered for annotations that already have the focus.
  • fix PRO ONLY: javascript MouseUp events get trigered before radio button values are changed, which turns out to be incompatible with Adobe Acrobat.
  • fix PRO ONLY: Setting a RadioButtonField.Value to null do not deselect the current option.
  • feature PRO ONLY: RadioButtonField.CanBeDeselected boolean added.
  • feature Added support for type 7 shadings (tensor-product patch meshes).

2.0.6.0 released 2/22/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: the OnMouseClick event does not get fired for read-only Annotations after having IsOver return true for these.
  • fix PRO ONLY: control-arrow does not work in text fields.
  • fix The PrintDialog constructor may throw an exception on some systems.

2.0.5.0 released 2/4/2010

  • feature Added a Message event to the Viewer classes so that render issues can be monitored.
  • feature PRO ONLY: Added a DroppedDown property to the DropDownListInteractor, which controls expanding/collapsing the dropdown list.
  • feature PRO ONLY: clicking on the "down arrow" of of a DropDownListInteractor will not only expand the list, but also collapse it.
  • feature PRO ONLY: the DropDownListInteractor will expand above the field if there is not sufficient room below.
  • fix PRO ONLY: destinations with null coordinates lead to an empty view.
  • feature The PrintDialog and the PaperSizeListControl have been extended with a Unit property.
  • fix An InvalidOperation exception may be thrown when closing the application.

2.0.4.0 released 1/26/2010

  • fix The thumbnails viewer may fail to show a document.
  • fix Scrolling may sometimes introduce artefacts at the bottom of the viewer, typically duplicated graphics.
  • fix The viewer may leak memory for each document that is opened.
  • fix The viewer may show blank pages at unpredictable times.
  • feature Fields get rebuilt when the AcroForm entry in the PDF is missing or currupt.
  • feature Incorrectly encoded names inside a PDF result in missing content. We now detect this -- skip them -- and continue.
  • fix Some CMaps cannot be parsed, resulting in missing characters.

2.0.3.0 released 1/20/2010

  • fix PRO ONLY: FreeText markup may get incorrect colors when changed.
  • feature PRO ONLY: added a specialized FreeTextInteractor, LineInteractor and SquareInteractor.
  • fix The printing dialog does not always automatically select the default printer.
  • fix Changing StandardPagesViewer.PageLayout in Visual Studio Designer results in an exception.
  • fix PRO ONLY: (shift) tabbing does not proceed to the previous/next page in single page layout.
  • fix The arrow keys and mouse wheel do not scroll to different pages in single page layout.
  • fix the PDF page dimensions are not always matched correctly to the actual paper size when printing with UsePdfPageSize.
  • feature TallComponents.PDF.Navigation.PageDisplay.FitBoundingBoxHorizontally and TallComponents.PDF.Navigation.FitBoundingBoxVertically have been added.

2.0.2.0 released 1/8/2010

  • breaking The namespaces TallComponents.PDF.Rasterizer.Configuration and TallComponents.PDF.Rasterizer.Fonts have been removed and their elements have been moved to TallComponents.PDF.Configuration and TallComponents.PDF.Fonts respectively.
  • breaking PRO ONLY: The "WinForms" prefixes have been removed from factory classed in TallComponents.Interaction.WinForms.Factories.
  • breaking PRO ONLY: TallComponents.PDF.JavaScript.Scripting.Messages.DoesNotMatchFieldFormat has been renamed to TallComponents.PDF.JavaScript.Scripting.Messages.InvalidFormat.
  • fix Document.Write with keepOpen is true sometimes generates corrupt PDF documents.
  • fix Some documents may trigger a stack overflow.
  • comment First RTM release.
  • breaking STD ONLY: Page.Draw(bitmap) has been replaced by Page.GetThumbnail(width, height)
  • breaking STD ONLY: the license classes are now the same as for the professional edition.
  • breaking STD ONLY: Document.MajorVersion and Document.MinorVersion have been replaced by Document.Version, similar to the professional edition.
  • breaking STD ONLY: the InternalDestination class now refers to a Page instead of a page index, similar to the profesional edition.
  • breaking PRO ONLY: The interactor classes have been put in a similar hierarchy as the annotation, widget and markup classes.
  • feature PRO ONLY: the Layers collection is now of type InteractorLayerCollection, which derives from Collection<InteractorLayer>.
  • fix PRO ONLY: added shapes may not get shown immediately.