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Annotate PDF and Other Documents Online in Drupal Webpages

We’re excited to announce the launch of the GroupDocs Annotation plugin for Drupal. The plugin lets you embed documents into Drupal webpages to review and annotate them through a browser. So, annotate PDF or other files online and enjoy the benefits of collaborative review. GroupDocs Annotation is a web-based application used to share and review documents. Different annotation options allows you to make comments or suggestions in different ways. From strikeouts to ‘point notes’, comments and drawings, GroupDocs Annotation lets… Continue Reading
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GroupDocs Apps v2.5 and v2.7 – Features and Fixes

We’ve implemented a few new features as well as fixed some major and minor bugs lately. Let’s have a detailed look:

GroupDocs Annotation

Features Implemented
  • Major
  • [training:ANNOTATION – 233] Show Document Name option for embedded Annotation.
  • Minor
    • [training:ANNOTATION-243] A redirect to annotation v2.0 for annotations v1.0 requests.
  • Bugs fixed
    • Critical:
      • [training:ANNOTATION-239] Annotation v.2. An error occurs: “Parameter is not valid. at System.Drawing.Image.FromStream”.
      • [training:ANNOTATION-240] Annotation v.2. Text can’t be selected when using the text annotation tool.
      • [training:ANNOTATION-241] Annotation v.2. When moving
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    GroupDocs Apps v2.4 – Features and Fixes

    We’ve implemented a few new features as well as fixed some major and minor bugs lately. Let’s have a detailed look:

    GroupDocs Annotation

    Features Implemented
    • Major
    • [ANNOTATION-232] Broadcast of horizontal scroll, broadcast of window size percentage when scaling, and support for master and slaves in real-time mode.
    Bugs fixed
    • Critical:
    • [ANNOTATION-220] If a user is registered as a reviewer for multiple documents, he will receive all broadcasted operations into each open document.
    • [ANNOTATION-226] Export “Normal” raises an error.
    • [ANNOTATION-230] Downloading
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    Developing Extensions for Google Chrome – GroupDocs Viewer

    This article describes how Google Chrome extensions are structured. Also I’ll show you how to create one using the GroupDocs Viewer extension as an example.

    Google Chrome extensions

    In contrast to developing extensions for FireFox, writing extensions for Google Chrome is a rather simple task. Chrome extensions are archives that contain the manifest file, called manifest.json and other resource files. The manifest file describes a extension’s general information: any pages and scripts it uses, and permissions. Together with the manifest,… Continue Reading
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    How to Use RSpec to Test GroupDocs API? – Part 1

    In this article, we will review how to use Ruby RSpec for testing REST APIs like GroupDocs. RSpec is a BDD (behavior driven development) framework. You can find more info about RSpec on its official site. There are a lot of different GroupDocs APIs that you can use. In this article we will test one of the User APIs: “Get user profile”.

    What You Need

    You need Ruby, Gem, Bundler, and RSpec (gem install rspec) installed on you computer.… Continue Reading
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    GroupDocs Apps v2.3 – Features and Fixes

    We’ve implemented a few new features as well as fixed some major and minor bugs lately. Let’s have a detailed look:

    GroupDocs Annotation

    Features Implemented
    • Major
    • [ANNOTATION-194] Annotation v.2. The resizing of Typewriter text fields and Watermarks
    • [ANNOTATION-195] Annotation v.2.Text color selection for Typewriter text fields and Watermarks
    • [ANNOTATION-196] Embedded application header customization feature
    • [ANNOTATION-197] Embedded application toolbar customization
    • [ANNOTATION-199] Custom cursors for embedded annotation tools configuration
    • [ANNOTATION-182] Full synchronization of Annotation instances
    • [ANNOTATION-201] Proper error-handling in embedded applications
    • [ANNOTATION-198]
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    Integration of GroupDocs’ Document Management Solutions with Google Cloud Storage

    Good news to all! Google Cloud is now integrated with GroupDocs’ document management solutions. With this integration, you can now configure Google Cloud as your default storage provider for GroupDocs. You can set this up from within your GroupDocs account area. Flexibility in storage is vital when looking for a powerful document management solution. Most importantly, GroupDocs gives you power to choose your storage provider, which makes our solution flexible and user friendly.

    Advantages

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    Developing FireFox Add-ons with the Add-on Builder and SDK

    This article explains the basics of creating an add-on for FireFox using the FireFox Add-on Builder and Add-on SDK. Read more about them on the Mozilla website. As an example, I’ll use the GroupDocs add-on. (You can download the source code from Github.) It’s an advanced extension so I’ll focus on the basics and highlight a couple of interesting aspects communication between scripts. I’ll mainly look at the add-on folders data and lib in the /resources/groupdocsviewer/ folder.

    Creating

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    A Year of Great Achievements: 2012 in Review

    For GroupDocs, 2012 was a significant year marked by milestones; we’re proud and grateful to end a busy year with great achievements. With constant enhancements, we were able to prove that we’re an integral part of the document management world. In 2012, we have introduced enhanced versions of our apps with added features from time to time; created a variety of plugins for multiple platforms; integrated many different storage options with GroupDocs; introduced flexible API SDKs to… Continue Reading
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    Announcing GroupDocs Online Document Viewer Block for Moodle

    We are excited to introduce the GroupDocs.Viewer block for Moodle CMS. With this block installed, you can embed GroupDocs’ online document viewer widget into Moodle webpages to display PDF, Microsoft Office and other common document types on your website. You Moodle website visitors can then view documents online directly on your website. What is important, end users don’t have to install any software. Documents embedded to your website with GroupDocs.Viewer can be viewed using any standard web-browser. One of the… Continue Reading
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