Releasing GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET 3.0
In the world of APIs, GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET has reborn to introduce more flexible, stand alone and powerful back-end API which comes with an extensive number of markup tools to annotate the documents with area annotation, text highlight, text underline, text strikeout, watermarking, reply based comments and many more. Next Generation GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET 3.0 is disintegrated from the UI to provide developers a free hand to create desktop, web or cloud applications without any bound. Let’s not wait and see how it is going to serve the users.
Why it came into being?
The legacy 2.x versions of GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET had complex API structure along with UI requiring more coding efforts for a simple implementation. Secondly, it was tightly coupled with the development platforms and required specific ways of code implementation for each development environment.
Whereas, next generation API exposes only UI less back-end annotation features in which simplified object oriented approach is implemented. In order to get more control over Annotations Management Processes (Adding, Removing, and Editing) in your PDF document, a new release of GroupDocs.Annotation is on board by GroupDocs team.
What are the Features GroupDocs.Annotation Provides?
Listed below are the wide range of supported features of the Next Generation GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET API.
- Area Annotation
- Point Annotation
- Text Annotation
- Highlight Annotation
- Strikeout/Underline Annotation
- Poly line Annotation
- Arrow Annotation
- Watermark Annotation
- Text Redaction
- Area Redaction
- Distance Annotation
- Reply Based Comments
Abstract Data Storage
GroupDocs.Annotation API provides abstract storage. User can use abstract storage by using implemented interface provided by API.
API provides capability to export annotations to the PDF file.
API provides Abstract-ready user management where every user can customize annotations according to their needs.
Annotations added by GroupDocs.Annotation API are compatible with native PDF annotations.
What Document Formats GroupDocs.Annotation Supports?
Currently, GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET supports PDF documents only. However, following are the document formats which are planned to be supported in next releases.
Zero Dependency on any External Software/Tool
The GroupDocs.Annotation is stand alone API and does not depend upon any external software or tool. Developers can create variety of applications using this API.
Available Channels and Resources
Here are a few channels and resources for you to download, learn, try and get technical support on GroupDocs.Annotation:
- Download – MSI Package as well as Zipped DLLs
- NuGet – NuGet install
- Documentation – Product Docs
- Examples/Showcases – Github source code examples
- Video Tutorials – YouTube videos
- Product Support Forum – Technical Support Forum for GroupDocs.Annotation
As always, you are welcome to share your feedback to improve this product. We will be happy to know your thoughts. Just create a forum thread and our dedicated support team will be there to respond.