A Web-Based PDF Viewer Sample Built Using the GroupDocs.Viewer for Java Library

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java is a multi-format document viewer library that allows developers to seamlessly enhance their Java applications with the capability to display over 50 document and image types. Designed based on the client-server architecture, GroupDocs.Viewer doesn’t transfer documents to client machines during view sessions. Instead, the library converts documents to web-compatible content, transfers it to clients and then renders in a web-browser. This client-server architecture provides you with the following benefits: 1.
March 27, 2015 · 2 min · Ihor Mykhalevych

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java Library Version 2.5.0 – A Universal Document Viewer for Your Web, Mobile & Desktop Apps

In this post I’m going to introduce new features that became available with version 2.5.0 of the Java document viewer library from GroupDocs. GroupDocs.Viewer for Java is a lightweight document viewer library that supports more than 50 file formats, including Microsoft Office documents, PDFs, images, OpenDocument files, emails and others. Initially, the library was geared towards integration into web apps and websites. Starting from this release, we overcame the boundaries of the “web” prefix and made the viewer available for any type of applications, including desktop and mobile ones!
October 30, 2014 · 3 min · Ihor Mykhalevych

Zero-Footprint, Cross-Platform Java PDF Viewer for Your Apps

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java is a lightweight library that allows developers to display PDF (as well as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and over 50 other types of documents) within their Java apps. The Java PDF viewer provides cross-platform compatibility, allowing end users to view PDF documents from any web-enabled device, including mobiles and tablets. The viewer works with all modern browsers: IE8+, Chrome, FireFox, Safari 5+, Opera and their mobile versions. There is no need to install anything on the client side.
October 10, 2014 · 3 min · Ihor Mykhalevych

Get More Flexibility with the New and Improved Features in the GroupDocs.Viewer for Java Library 2.3

Hi, everyone! We’ve recently released a new version of the Java document viewer - GroupDocs.Viewer for Java version 2.3 - and would like to discover its new features and enhancements in this article. GroupDocs.Viewer for Java is an HTML5-based document viewer library designed to make it easy for developers to integrate into their Java apps. The viewer supports more than 50 document and image types, including PDF, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, AutoCAD, Visio, etc.
July 31, 2014 · 3 min · Ihor Mykhalevych

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java can now be seamlessly integrated into Your Joomla! Website

We’re glad to announce the release of the GroupDocs.Viewer for Java extension for Joomla!. Developers who work with the Java version of our HTML5 document viewer can now seamlessly integrate it into Joomla! websites. The extension has been approved by the Joomla! marketplace team and is available for download from the official Joomla! marketplace. With the GroupDocs.Viewer integrated into Joomla!, you can easily embed and display all documents supported by the viewer on your Joomla!
July 11, 2014 · 1 min · Derek Hyland

Add Security through Custom Caching in the GroupDocs.Viewer for Java Library Version 2.2

The GroupDocs.Viewer for Java library is a high-fidelity document viewer, built within HTML5 standards. It allows end-users to view over 45 types of documents on the web without the need to install any third-party software. Here at GroupDocs we always look for new ways to enhance our products with advanced security options. The GroupDocs.Viewer for Java library can be deployed on-premises and allows you to host documents on your private storage.
June 18, 2014 · 1 min · Ihor Mykhalevych

Integrating GroupDocs.Viewer for Java into a PHP Application

Recently, we posted a guide describing how to integrate the GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET library into a PHP app. This time I’d like show you how to do the same thing with the Java version of the viewer. GroupDocs.Viewer is the foundation of most of the other GroupDocs applications. It is a high-fidelity HTML5 document viewer that allows you to display almost 50 types of documents within your own app or website.
June 6, 2014 · 1 min · Ihor Mykhalevych

GroupDocs.Viewer for Java Extension Is Now Available for Magento Users

We are pleased to announce the release of the extension which allows Magento web-developers to seamlessly integrate the Java version of the GroupDocs HTML5 document viewer into their websites. Once deployed, you will be able to embed and display over 45 types of documents on any page within your Magento website. The viewer doesn’t require any 3rd party plugin installation on the client-side and allows end-users to view documents from any HTML5-compliant web-browser.
May 30, 2014 · 1 min · Derek Hyland

GroupDocs.Viewer 2.0 - New Features & Improvements to the Java Version of the Document Viewer

Last week, we released an update to the GroupDocs.Viewer library for the .NET platform. Now it is time to share what version 2.0 of GroupDocs.Viewer has to offer to the Java world. You can find a full list of new features, improvements and fixes on the GroupDocs.Viewer download page. The most notable improvements, I’m going to discover in this article. Native HTML5-Based Document RenderingThe brightest gem presented in this version is the HTML-based rendering mode - an addition to the image-based one that was the only choice in previous versions of the document viewer.
May 27, 2014 · 3 min · Ihor Mykhalevych