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STL File Viewer using Java

STL (STereoLithography) file format is vastly used for 3D CAD drawings and printing. On the other hand, there are many other formats that are more portable than STL. Here comes the requirement to render the STL format into other formats. In this article, we will discuss how to render the STL files into PDF format using Java. In addition to this, we will convert the STL files to HTML, JPG, and PNG formats within Java application using examples.

The following topics are discussed in this article:

  • STL Viewer Java API
  • View STL as PDF
  • View STL as HTML, JPG, PNG
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STL File Viewer using C#

STL (STereoLithography) file format is used for 3D CAD drawings and 3D printing. There are several requirements when the developers are required to programmatically render STL files into various other formats. One of the reasons for conversion is better portability. In this article, you will learn how to render the STL files into PDF format using C#. Additionally, we will convert the STL files to HTML, JPG, and PNG format within .NET application using examples.

The following topics are discussed in this article:

  • STL Viewer .NET API
  • View STL as PDF
  • View STL as HTML, JPG, PNG
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Convert Source Code to PDF in Java

If you want to share your code snippets, you can convert them into PDF format. In this article, we will discuss how to convert Java, Python, C++, PHP source code to PDF format within Java application. Additionally, we will also learn to password-protect the converted PDF files.

The following topics are discussed in this article:

  • Source Code Conversion Java API
  • Java to PDF using Java
  • Python to PDF using Java
  • PHP to PDF - Protect the PDF file
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Convert Source Code to PDF in C#

You sometimes need to convert the source code files to other formats. It may be for sharing or analysis purposes. This article discusses how to convert Python, PHP, Java, C#, C/C++ source code files to PDF format within the .NET applications. Furthermore, we will programmatically password-protect the converted files.

  • Source Code Conversion .NET API
  • Java to PDF using C#
  • Python to PDF using C#
  • PHP to PDF - Protect the PDF file
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View Word Documents as Responsive HTML Page using Java

Responsive HTML web pages are the ones that look good on different devices by adjusting themselves according to the different screen sizes. This article will guide you about how to programmatically convert word documents as responsive HTML pages within the Java applications using GroupDocs.Viewer.

The following topics will be covered in this article:

  • Java API for Word and Responsive HTML viewer
  • View Word Documents as Responsive HTML in Java
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View Word Documents as HTML Responsive Page using C#

HTML Responsive web pages are meant to look good on different devices. These pages automatically adjust according to different screen sizes. This article will guide you to automate the conversion and view your Word documents as responsive HTML pages within your .NET applications using C#.

The following topics will be covered in this article:

  • .NET API for Word and Responsive HTML viewer
  • View Word Documents as Responsive HTML using C#
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View CAD Documents using C#

CAD (Computer-Aided Design) drawings are normally used to create architectural plans and models using CAD software programs. Some of the well-known AutoCAD file formats are DWG, DXF, DGN, DWF. We discussed viewing the CAD drawings using Java in a separate article. Today, in this article, we will discuss how to programmatically view CAD files using C# within .NET applications.

The following topics are covered briefly in this article:

  • .NET API to render CAD files.
  • Convert CAD files to render as HTML, JPG, PNG, or PDF.
  • Get layouts and layers of DWG.
  • Render CAD layers of DWG drawings.
  • Render CAD layouts of DWG drawings.

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View CAD Documents using Java

Computer-Aided Design - CAD files are normally used for 2D and 3D designs. These designs are generated by CAD software programs and are normally used to create models and architectural plans. If you have worked with CAD, you’re most likely familiar with some of AutoCAD’s file formats, such as DWG, DXF, DGN, DWF. This article will discuss how to programmatically view CAD files within Java applications.

The following topics are briefly covered in this article:

  • Java API to render CAD files.
  • Convert CAD files to render as HTML, JPG, PNG, or PDF in Java.
  • Get layouts and layers of DWG in Java.
  • Render CAD layers of DWG drawing in Java.
  • Render CAD layouts of DWG drawing in Java.

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Play and Pause Animated GIF and APNG Images in Web Pages using C#

GIF and APNG are from the list of most common animated image formats. GIF stands for Graphics Interchange Format and APNG files are the Animated Portable Network Graphics. If we compare GIF and APNG files of the same quality, it is noticed that APNG files are smaller in size. This article will be discussing to play and pause animated GIF and APNG files in an HTML web page using C#.

The following topics will be covered in this article:

  • .NET API for Animated Images
  • Play and Pause Animated APNG Image in HTML using C#
  • Play and Pause Animated GIF Image in HTML using C#
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Important Bug Fixes in GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET 19.11

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We have rolled out another update for GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET featuring some important bug fixes as well as an improvement related to the MSI package. This release hasn’t brought any new feature, still, it has addressed some important issues related to PDF, DWG and ODG file formats. Furthermore, a few compatibility issues which appeared under .NET Standard 2.0 have been resolved. So let’s have a brief overview of the bug fixes and improvements we have introduced in v19.11.

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