Good news for Orchard CMS users! We’ve introduced a GroupDocs Annotation app plugin for Orchard. This plugin lets you embed GroupDocs’ online document annotation app as well as selected documents to Orchard pages. Once the document is embedded, you can annotate the document using GroupDocs’ efficient annotation app. Annotate your documents using easy-to-use tools or perform document collaboration online by sharing documents with your colleagues. [caption id=“attachment_960” align=“alignnone” width=“600” caption=“Announcing GroupDocs Annotation Plugin for Orchard”]Announcing GroupDocs Annotation Plugin for Orchard [/caption] GroupDocs Annotation is a powerful online document annotation app that allows you to view and annotate documents online. You can annotate text-based documents as well as images. Its online annotation functionality makes GroupDocs Annotation a unique tool for document collaboration. Its intuitive dashboard provides you with a simple document annotation workflow. Also, the annotation tools are really simple and self-explanatory. GroupDocs Annotation supports annotation of all business and common file formats. This lets you overcome cross-version and cross-platform issues. GroupDocs Annotation can be used as an online PDF annotator, Word annotator, and Excel annotator, to mention a few.   It’s very easy to install and use this module/plugin with Orchard. There are two ways to install the module:

  1. Default installation from the Orchard Gallery: search for GroupDocs Annotation in the gallery and install the plugin directly.
  2. Installation using plugin upload: use the Modules tab to browse and upload the plugin from your file directory. After the plugin is uploaded, simply install it by clicking the Install button.

[caption id=“attachment_1007” align=“alignnone” width=“600” caption=“Install GroupDocs’ annotation app plugin directly from the Orchard Gallery”]Install GroupDocs’ annotation app plugin directly from the Orchard Gallery [/caption] Once you complete the installation, create a new content type and add GroupDocs Annotation app as a content part. Configure the required details in the Guid, Frame Width and Frame Height fields. Save and publish to see the GroupDocs’ efficient online document annotation app live in action. [caption id=“attachment_1008” align=“alignnone” width=“600” caption=“View and annotate documents online efficiently in GroupDocs’ online annotation app”]View and annotate documents online in GroupDocs’ online annotation app [/caption] GroupDocs Annotation is most useful when it comes to document collaboration. You and your colleagues can perform document collaboration by sharing ideas via comments. It lets you work in real-time so that you can instantly view all comments online as they are added or updated. This improves communication, speeds up document reviews, and lets you describe the required changes in real time. Moreover, GroupDocs Annotation’s flexibility makes it an ideal solution for various industries. Simply install this plugin and enjoy our all-in-one online document annotation app as a Word annotator, a PDF annotator, or an Excel annotator, amongst many others. To find more information, please refer to our in-depth help documentation, Integrating GroupDocs Annotation Plugin with Orchard. We value your support and feedback. Please use our official feedback forum or Live Chat support to talk to us. Connect with our blog and newsletters; we’ll keep you updated about all the latest GroupDocs enhancements.