An update on PDF errata

CTO Peter Wyatt summarizes key takeaways from the first two years of the PDF specification’s public errata process.



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Announcing the release of iText Suite 7.2.5

In this latest release, Core will open documents faster and be more resilient to malformed PDFs. We’ve also widened its support of CCITT-compressed TIFFs, and improved the paragraph text wrapping. There’s also support for the CSS vertical-align property in pdfHTML, …

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Mako exports to PDF/X-1a using macOS and iOS

By implementing Mako Core(TM) into Scrivener, the team at Literature & Latte fixed an ongoing problem of exporting to PDF/X-1a on macOS and iOS in a matter of hours.

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pdfRest Launches New API Tool: Query PDF

Query PDF is a REST API tool that quickly returns PDF document details, metadata, and other conditional information about the file and its contents, including forms, fonts, and security settings.

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New Version of PDF Automation Server with Authenticator Module, Workflow Conversion Nodes, Improved PDF Web Viewer

The latest PDF Automation Server comes with a new Pluggable Authenticator Module that allows organizations to integrate its REST API with their own authentication systems, new Workflow Conversion Module nodes, PDF Web Viewer improvements, and more.

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callas software releases pdfToolbox 14.1

callas software today releases a minor update to it’s flagship pdfToolbox product line, which corrects identified problems with the pdfToolbox 14 release that came out last year, but also adds a few additional features.

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PDF 2.0 and ISO 19445 XMP metadata for image and document proofing

How ISO 19445 might be used with PDF 2.0 and related technology updates relevant to the graphic arts industry.

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Solimar Systems Workflow Solutions Enable Rapid Response at the State of Colorado

Solimar Systems, Inc. announces that the State of Colorado’s Integrated Document Solutions (IDS) has streamlined 90% of all jobs printed by using Solimar Chemistry™ workflow solutions.

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Document Analysis: Better Safe than Sorry

The auditing of documents and the associated processes is not only an essential factor for production and data monitoring. It improves service and performance in customer communication and uncovers cost traps.

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Introducing AbleDocs’s New and Improved ADScan

AbleDocs is proud to unveil its new and improved ADScan, the only automated tool that scans an organization’s internal and external websites and document repositories and provides detailed analytics and monthly monitoring reports on the accessibility of all PDF documents.

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PDF 2.0 modernizes cryptographic support

ISO TC 171 SC 2 is publishing new extensions and clarifications to PDF 2.0 in support of advanced cryptography.

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