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 you add your feedback in a way that suits you.
June 28, 2013 · 3 min · Derek Hyland

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 extensionsIn 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.
April 2, 2013 · 7 min · Derek Hyland

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 NeedYou need Ruby, Gem, Bundler, and RSpec (gem install rspec) installed on you computer.
March 8, 2013 · 3 min · Derek Hyland

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.
February 15, 2013 · 2 min · Derek Hyland

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.
February 1, 2013 · 5 min · Derek Hyland

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 help you integrate our apps to your existing applications; and were able build a strong base of valuable customers, ranging from small to mid to enterprise levels; amongst many others.
January 4, 2013 · 5 min · Derek Hyland

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.
November 16, 2012 · 2 min · Derek Hyland

Announcing GroupDocs Online Document Viewer Module for ExpressionEngine

Great news for all ExpressionEngine CMS users! We’ve released an efficient GroupDocs Viewer module for ExpressionEngine CMS. This plugin allows you to embed GroupDocs’ high-fidelity online document viewer together with selected documents to ExpressionEngine pages. As GroupDocs’ online document viewer supports many different formats, visitors to ExpressionEngine websites can now effortlessly view documents of multiple formats online. [caption id=“attachment_1047” align=“alignnone” width=“600” caption=“Announcing GroupDocs’ online document viewer module for ExpressionEngine”][/caption] GroupDocs Viewer is an efficient and flexible online document viewer.
October 26, 2012 · 2 min · Derek Hyland

Announcing GroupDocs' Online Document Viewer Module for Orchard

Good news to all Orchard CMS users! We’ve rolled out a module for the Orchard platform, which lets you embed GroupDocs’ high-fidelity online document viewer as well as selected documents to Orchard pages. No matter what the format is, you can now embed and view documents online using GroupDocs’ efficient online document viewer. [caption id=“attachment_999” align=“alignnone” width=“600” caption=“Announcing GroupDocs’ online document viewer module for Orchard”][/caption] GroupDocs Viewer is a powerful online document viewer, which allows you to view documents online simply using a browser.
October 12, 2012 · 3 min · Derek Hyland

Document Management with GroupDocs

The GroupDocs dashboard provides you with several features for organizing files and folders. The new dashboard is very user friendly, so you get familiar with it pretty quickly. In this post, we focus on the GroupDocs dashboard. I’m going to list some of GroupDocs dashboard’s key features useful for [document management](http://groupdocs.com/"online document management"): [caption id=“attachment_402” align=“alignnone” width=“622” caption=“Fig.1: GroupDocs dashboard helps you organise your files and folders for better document management”][/caption]
June 8, 2012 · 3 min · Derek Hyland