This month’s release of GroupDocs.Conversion for Java 18.6 comes with some bug fixes, improvements and new features. Issue such as printing complete spreadsheet instead of just printable area is fixed. A new property PageOrientation is introduced in DocumentInfo class. Please take a look over the release notes to get an idea about the new features, improvements and bug fixes.

Features Introduced

  • Implement conversion from DWF
  • Convert specific range when converting cells document
  • Conversion from PostScript
  • specific options for converting CSV documents
  • Setting default zoom when converting to Cells
  • Default zoom when converting to Words
  • Set default zoom when converting to Slides
  • Configurable option for setting a watermark as background


  • Caching with provided LocalCacheDataHandler
  • Implement configuration option for selecting if blank rows and columns should be skipped when converting Cells document
  • Set zoom when converting to Pdf document
  • Update API for getting document info to detect page orientation for the supported formats
  • Set default font to replace all missing fonts when converting Words document
  • Default font to replace all missing fonts when converting Cells document
  • Conversion improvement when converting Psd and Odg to Pdf

Issues Resolved

  • Unable to set watermark text
  • Converting specific docx document fails with Value cannot be null, parameter trueTypeFont
  • Fix failing conversion from Odg
  • Failing conversion from Ifc
  • Just print area is getting converted, not the entire spreadsheet
  • XPS to PDF conversion failed
  • LoadOptions doesn’t possess setDefaultFont method
  • Problem in converting large excel files. Is there a way to paginate the excel sheet?

Available Channels and ResourcesHere are a few channels and resources for you to download, learn, try and get technical support on GroupDocs.Conversion: