Online Document Viewer Add-on from GroupDocs is Now Available for Mozilla Firefox

We’re glad to announce the launch of the GroupDocs Viewer add-on for Mozilla Firefox. This add-on allows you to embed documents using a Firefox browser. Access your GroupDocs account without having to log in each time you want to manage files. GroupDocs’ online document viewer allows you to view, read, and share documents easily and effectively. Managing cross-version issues and file format compatibility are some of the issues that GroupDocs Viewer overcomes.
July 26, 2013 · 4 min · Derek Hyland

How to Use GroupDocs' Online Document Viewer Plugin with Google Chrome

We have published a GroupDocs’ online document viewer plugin for Chrome. This add-on provides GroupDocs users with a slick interface for viewing documents right in the Chrome browser. GroupDocs’ Online Document Viewer gives you the ability to view documents and images right in your web browser, without having to install bulky office software. Whether you need to view a text document, an image or a PowerPoint presentation, GroupDocs’ online document viewer opens it for you.
July 12, 2013 · 3 min · Derek Hyland

Online Document Viewer for Google Chrome is Now Available from GroupDocs

GroupDocs’ Online Document Viewer Plugin for Google Chrome We are excited to announce the launch of the GroupDocs Viewer plugin for Chrome. Install the plugin to Chrome to view and share documents. It helps you support a wide range of file formats without any having to install new software. GroupDocs Viewer is an online document viewer and allows viewing of Word, PDF, images and other files easily. Now Chrome users can read various documents through their browser.
July 12, 2013 · 4 min · Derek Hyland

How to Install and Use GroupDocs' Online Document Viewer Plugin for Alfresco on Linux

Let me show you how to install and use GroupDocs online document viewer plugin for Alfresco CMS on Linux. Requirements Java jdk Java jre Alfresco GroupDocs Viewer plugin Apache Tomcat PostGRE SQL PreparationFirst of all, you should have Alfresco CMS installed in your machine. Download and install a community version if you don’t have one already. Alfresco is a Java CMS, so we need Apache tomcat and PostGRE SQL installed. But don’t worry!
June 21, 2013 · 4 min · Derek Hyland

GroupDocs Released an Intro Video to Visually Describe its Online Document Viewer - the First in A Series!

Great news for all! We’re glad to announce that GroupDocs has introduced the first video in its series: How to view office documents online using GroupDocs Viewer. It’s an intro video for our efficient online document viewer app. In this video, you’ll find the features of GroupDocs Viewer and the methods to view documents online regardless of their format. This video is available on GroupDocs’ YouTube channel. null We’ve plans to introduce more videos in the coming weeks.
May 31, 2013 · 1 min · Derek Hyland

How to Create GroupDocs Viewer Plugin for Contao CMS

This article explains the basics of creating a plugin for the Contao CMS using the Contao Viewer plugin as an example. You can download the completed plugin from Contao. Requirements Contao CMS PHP 5.3 JavaScript PreparationTo create a GroupDocs Viewer plugin for Contao CMS: Install Contao CMS. The installation of this CMS is a simple. Allow GroupDocs to appear go to Admin > Setting > Security settings > Allowed HTML tags and just add at the end.
April 10, 2013 · 15 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 · 6 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

PDF Viewer Plugin for Joomla Is Now Officially Released!

Hello to all Joomla users! Here at GroupDocs, we’re excited to announce the release of the long-awaited PDF viewer plugin for Joomla CMS. The plugin allows you to easily embed and host PDF documents (as well as Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents) on your Joomla website. We’ve been working hard to make the installation process and plugin deployment hassle-free for Joomla web-developers and website owners. At the same time, our aim was to make the document viewer interface convenient for the end users - your website visitors.
January 18, 2013 · 3 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