GemBox.Pdf 1.7 v1565 Released

7th June 2024

We have released a new version of GemBox.Pdf with the following list of features, improvements, and fixes included: Added support for signing signature field that has multiple widget annotations. Fixed issue with updating the appearance of a multi-line auto-sized text field. Increased the BouncyCastle.Cryptography version dependency. Improved performance of TIFF writer by reducing its memory […]

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GemBox.Pdf 1.7 v1545 Released

7th May 2024

We have released a new version of GemBox.Pdf with the following list of features, improvements, and fixes included: Fixed issue with rendering glyphs advancing. Fixed issue with handling object IDs when merging documents. Fixed issue with missing font descriptor. Increased the SixLabors.ImageSharp version dependency. You can download the latest version from NuGet or from the […]

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GemBox.Pdf 1.7 v1528 Released

10th April 2024

We have released a new version of GemBox.Pdf with the following list of features, improvements, and fixes included: Fixed the issue with images being rotated in the OCR reader. Fixed the issue with flattening form fields that have font names with two slashes in the field’s appearance. Fixed the issue with a refreshed appearance of […]

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GemBox.Pdf 1.7 v1508 Released

8th March 2024

We have released a new version of GemBox.Pdf with the following list of features, improvements, and fixes included: Fixed issues with reading page content: Text glyphs formatted with zero size. Content height set to infinite value. Added support for the PrintOptions.PageOrientation property that specifies how the pages are oriented when printing the PDF file. Added […]

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Added support for nullable reference types

22nd September 2022

We have updated all our APIs by adding support for nullable reference types. This is a C# feature that helps you minimize NullReferenceException occurrence in runtime by performing a null-state analysis. The feature is disabled by default for existing projects, but it is enabled for new .NET 6 projects. To enable it manually, just add […]

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Removal of System.Drawing (GDI+) dependency on non-Windows platforms

18th August 2022

We have just released new bug fixes for GemBox components with lesser dependency on System.Drawing (GDI+). Over the last several months, we managed to isolate and restrict dependency on System.Drawing from our code for functionalities such as image handling, text measuring, printing, etc. Although GemBox components still reference System.Drawing (for backward compatibility), at runtime, we […]

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GemBox.Pdf 1.7 Released with support for OCR

14th July 2021

We have released a new version of our PDF component, Gembox.Pdf 1.7, that provides an easy and efficient way to read, merge, split, and process PDF files in .NET. In this version, we added support for annotating PDF pages with hyperlinks and full support for interactive form fields that can now be created and flattened, […]

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New GemBox.Pdf 1.5 Release with support for adding images

25th February 2021

We have just released a new setup, help, and examples for GemBox.Pdf 1.5 with support for adding images. The new functionality enables you to: Draw the image to a specified location in a specified size. Transform the image by applying rotation, scaling, or other transformations. Add an image watermark to PDF pages. If you have […]

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Using GemBox components in .NET 5.0 applications

9th February 2021

With the recent release of .NET 5.0, we would like to inform you that GemBox components have been tested on the .NET 5.0 runtime. The behavior of GemBox components on the .NET 5.0 runtime should remain unchanged, however, .NET 5.0 introduced several breaking changes and we observed that the usage of ICU libraries on Windows […]

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New GemBox.Pdf 1.5 Release with support for writing text

5th November 2020

We have just released a new setup, help, and examples for GemBox.Pdf 1.5 with support for writing text. The new functionality enables you to: Write formatted text using various formatting options, such as alignment, font (family, style, weight, stretch, and size), language, color, and opacity. Align and position the text at various positions in the […]

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GemBox.Pdf 1.5 Released

27th May 2020

We have released a new version of our PDF component, Gembox.Pdf 1.5, that provides an easy and efficient way to read, merge, split, and process PDF files in .NET. The biggest addition in this version is major improvements to PDF digital signature functionality. The most notable improvements are: Support for signing a PDF file with […]

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Support for PDF on Linux and macOS

17th March 2020

We have just released a new setup, help, and examples for GemBox.Document 3.1, GemBox.Spreadsheet 4.5, GemBox.Presentation 2.3, and GemBox.Pdf 1.3 with the support for creating PDF files and paginating document content on Linux, macOS and other platforms that implement .NET Standard 2.0. Over the last several months we managed to remove dependency on WPF from […]

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New GemBox .NET Core 3.0 Release

13th November 2019

Following Microsoft’s announcement of .NET Core 3.0, we have released new versions of GemBox .NET components compatible with .NET Core 3.0. With the release of .NET Core 3.0 support for Windows desktop applications (Windows only), GemBox.Document, GemBox.Spreadsheet, GemBox.Presentation and GemBox.Pdf .NET Core 3.0 components provide support for printing and writing to Adobe Portable Document Format […]

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New GemBox.Pdf 1.3 Release

23rd September 2019

We have just released a new setup, help, and examples for the GemBox.Pdf 1.3 with the following features added: Write support for image (PNG, JPEG, GIF, BMP, TIFF and WMP) and XML Paper Specification (XPS) formats. Support for printing. Convert PDF file to the XpsDocument and ImageSource (providing a means to embed a PDF file […]

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New GemBox.Pdf 1.3 Release with support for image export

8th May 2019

We have just released a new setup, help, and examples for GemBox.Pdf 1.3 with support for exporting images from the PDF file in JPEG, BMP, PNG or TIFF image formats. For more information about this feature, check out the new Export Images example. If you have any questions, complaints, or suggestions, feel free to contact […]

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New GemBox.Pdf 1.3 Release with interactive forms support

1st April 2019

We have just released a new setup, help, and examples for GemBox.Pdf 1.3 with support for PDF interactive forms (AcroForm). An interactive PDF form contains fields that you can select or fill in. Using GemBox.Pdf you can: Retrieve individual form fields with a variety of properties, depending on the form field type. Fill in interactive […]

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GemBox.Pdf 1.3 Released

18th July 2018

We have released a new version of our PDF component, GemBox.Pdf 1.3. In this version, we focused on the most important part of the PDF content: the text. Using GemBox.Pdf 1.3 you can: Extract a Unicode representation of a PDF page, as shown in the Reading example. Retrieve individual text elements with their location and […]

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GemBox.Pdf 1.0 Released

27th December 2017

We have released a new GemBox.Pdf component that enables developers to read, write, create and update PDF files from .NET applications in a simple and efficient way. GemBox.Pdf implements PDF standards ISO 32000-1:2008 (PDF 1.7) and ISO 32000-2:2017 (PDF 2.0) following Framework Design Guidelines. GemBox.Pdf is being continually improved with a final goal of implementing […]

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