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Meet ByteScout Tasty Updates for Every Developer in July!

As always ByteScout is sharing the freshest updates with its users. We love developers. Our goal is to improve and optimize our main tools monthly to facilitate your daily work routine.

ByteScout team released Cloud API server! It is based on PDF.co Web API.
It helps you simply integrate any functions to your web applications or existing server. Cloud API server includes multiple PDF and barcode functionalities (generating, converting, reading etc).

Currently, we’re working on the cutting edge RPA tools: the final version will be released in a few days. Stay tuned!

Besides, ByteScout launched its own Academy for those who’d like to learn programming languages. We offer a set of simple and interesting instructional video lessons for beginners and advanced developers. You can check more information here.

Take a look at our SDK versions updates:

Document Parser SDK 2.0.0.258 (July 09, 2019)

  • The general syntax was improved with macros implemented to simplify the writing of search expressions.
  • PDF extraction and rendering, as well as OCR performance and stability, were improved.
  • Template Editor improvements: added navigation hotkeys, implemented detection of basic fields, improved Test Template dialog.
  • Now you can edit the template text directly and add lists of recently used templates.

PDF Extractor SDK 10.3.0.3566 (July 2, 2019)

  • OCR performance was greatly improved at the cost of maximized CPU utilization. OCR rotation detection was also improved.
  • Extraction from cropped PDF pages was updated.
  • Extraction of embedded images and multimedia files was improved.
  • Decoding of UTF-8 encoded text objects was fixed.
  • Japanese fonts decoding was greatly improved.
  • Other minor fixes and improvements.

PDF Multitool 10.3.0.3566 (July 2, 2019)

  • The overall performance and OCR rotation detection were significantly improved.
  • Improved the detection of the visibility of text objects when they are hidden by an overlying opaque vector object.
  • Improved extraction from cropped PDF pages and its rendering.
  • Fixed decoding of UTF-8 encoded text objects.
  • Improved Japanese fonts decoding.
  • Ctrl-Shift-O hotkey was added to open a recent document.
  • HTML, multimedia and embedded images extraction were improved.
  • Other minor fixes and improvements were done.

PDF Renderer SDK 10.3.0.3566 (July 2, 2019)

  • Rendering of cropped PDF pages and Japanese fonts was moved to another level.
  • Rendering of UTF-8 encoded text was fixed.
  • Improved rendering of Japanese fonts.
  • Other minor fixes and improvements.

PDF SDK 1.9.4.317 (July 2, 2019)

  • The overall parsing of PDF documents was greatly improved.

PDF To HTML SDK 10.3.0.3566 (July 2, 2019)

  • Improved the detection of the visibility of text objects when they are hidden by an overlying opaque vector object.
  • Improved extraction from cropped PDF pages.
  • Fixed decoding of UTF-8 encoded text objects.
  • Improved Japanese fonts decoding.
  • Other minor fixes and improvements.

PDF Viewer SDK 10.3.0.3566 (July 2, 2019)

  • Rendering of cropped PDF pages and Japanese fonts was significantly improved.
  • Fixed rendering of UTF-8 encoded text.

Text Recognition SDK 1.2.0.173 (July 2, 2019)

  • OCR rotation detection and OCR performance at the cost of maximized CPU utilization were greatly improved.
  • Different OCR crashes on systems were fixed.
  • PDF documents rendering is now at a new level.
  • Other minor improvements and bug fixes.

QR Code SDK 1.0.2.1044 (July 1, 2019)

  • Minor improvements and bugfixes.

Spreadsheet SDK 3.4.1.1781 (July 1, 2019)

  • Parsing of spreadsheets containing very large named ranges was improved and updated.
  • Other important fixes at a lower level.

Barcode Generator SDK 5.1.0.1050 (July 1, 2019)

  • Handling of PDF documents is working better now.
  • Small fixes and improvements.

Barcode Reader SDK 10.5.1.1913 (July 1, 2019)

  • Improved Optical Marks Recognition (OMR): circles and rectangles with checkmarks protruding beyond the boundaries of the object.
  • Decoding of PDF417 barcodes was significantly improved.
  • Recognition of Code 39 barcodes drawn by fonts was updated to a better level.
  • The overall processing of PDF documents is working better now

 

Our team keeps working on new tools and updates. Stay tuned!

 

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Daria Kizilova

Daria is a freelance marketing specialist and writer working remotely since 2012 and traveling around the world. She is a master of languages and contributes content to linguistic online magazines. She also shares her travel advice on the personal travel blog http://tourexotico.com/en/

 

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