Below, please find the release notes for RasterMaster v20.1 and associated minor releases. For questions, please contact us at questions@snowbound.com or by phone at (617) 607-2010.

v20.1.0 - September 3, 2019

General availability release.

New features

  • Overlay Callback API for AFP file conversion
        public int IMGLOW_set_overlay_callback(java.io.reflect.Method callbackMethod)
    
  • Thread Interrupted Detection

  • Rubber Stamp support for P8 Annotation

  • MS Office XML
    • Faster first page conversion/generation
    • Limited Theme support
    • Ellipse custom shape support
    • Word
      • Footnote support
  • Legacy MS Office
    • RTF
      • Significant performance improvement using new Document based API
  • PDF
    • Support for Portfolio files
    • API to detect AcroForms
    • Added UNICNS-UTF16-H CMAP
    • Support for LiveCycle 9 created files

Known Issues

None

Bug Fixes

  • Annotations
    • Corrected Sticky Note annotation background color
    • Fixed Annotation flip functionality
  • ASCII (TXT)
    • Improved Chinese text rendering
  • AFP
    • Support for certain symbol fonts
    • Improved superscript support
    • Improved pattern rendering
  • HTML
    • Fixed text extraction
  • JPEG2000
    • Improved encoder support
    • Support for 4 bit palette images
  • Legacy MS Office
    • Excel
      • Improved custom format support
    • Word
      • Fix crash for files with large number of styles
  • MS Office XML
    • Miscellaneous Null Pointer Exception fixes
    • Improved Chart support
    • Improved support for palette images
    • Improved rendering of images with alpha channel
    • PowerPoint
      • Improved custom geometry
    • Excel
      • Improved custom format support
      • Improved cell color support
      • Improved rendering of extremely large files
    • Word
      • Improved rendering of embedded media
      • Improved Z index graphics rendering
  • PDF
    • Improved CMAP detection and handling
    • Improved Type1, Type2, Type3 and TrueType font rendering
    • Improved annotation rendering
    • Fixed file bug when saving to raster PDF
    • Fix for malformed media box
    • Improved pattern support
    • Improved 4 bit embedded palette images
    • Improved Form parsing
    • Improved rendering of Calibri, Univers fonts
    • Improved rendering of outline text
    • Improved exporting to PDF