Below, please find the release notes for RasterMaster v20.9.0 and associated minor releases. For questions, please contact us at questions@snowbound.com or by phone at (617) 607-2010.

v20.9.0 - May 27, 2022

General availability release.

Known Issues

  • None

New features

  • Added interface to return crop rectangle coordinates when auto-cropping a file \ public Rectangle autoCropBitmap(int margin)

  • MSG (Outlook) and EML (Email) documents use “en-US” locale in Date/Time fields unless set using \ public void setLocale(Locale le)

  • DICOM: added ability to retrieve DICOM tags via \ public int IMGLOW_get_tiff_tag()

Bug Fixes

  • PDF
    • Support for mis-matched parenthesis in content stream
    • More robust PDF/XFA, Form and AcroForm support
    • Fix bug with embedded G3 compression images
    • Improved Type1, TrueType Font support
    • Improved parsing of abbreviated and unordered CMap
    • Fixed bug in DeviceN colorspace tint
    • Improved handling of encrypted URI strings in hyperlinks
    • Fixed bug handling PDF layers (optional content groups)
    • Fixed bug in handling text opacity
    • Fixed bug when handling embedded jbig2 images
    • Improved Type1 Font custom encoding logic
    • Fix for handling unembedded Symbol fonts
  • MS Office XML
    • Word
      • Improved support for documents with right-to-left (Hebrew, Arabic) text
      • Improved text placement in tables with mis-matched columns
      • Fixed bug while parsing document relative paths
      • Fixed bug in list numbers
      • Fixed bug with paragraph borders
      • Added support for Dotm (template macro enabled docx files)
    • Excel
      • Updated support to use worksheet Print Area
      • Updated General Number Format support
      • Fixed bug with chart line colors
      • Fixed bug that displayed Boolean “False” as “0”
    • PowerPoint
      • Improved parsing of Date Form Field data
      • Improved 2D Bar Chart and Shape support
      • Fixed bug in textbox border line widths
      • Fix for handling cropped embedded images/graphics
  • Legacy MS Office
    • Word
      • Improved support for documents with right-to-left text
      • Fixed bug with cropped embedded images
      • Fixed bug in list numbers
    • Excel
      • Fixed bug in string encodings
      • Fixed bug with embedded images
      • Fixed bug with non-indexed worksheets that contain blank records
    • MSG (Outlook)
      • Updated support for Hebrew encoded documents
      • Fixed bug in parsing of embedded HTML
    • RTF (Rich Text Format)
      • Fixed bug for embedded images that are larger than requestd page size
      • Improved support for far-east character sets (JIS, GBK, Big5)
  • HTML
    • Fixed bug in table alignment (better support for right aligned tables)
    • Fixed bug to handle incorrect tag width parameter
  • AFP/MODCA
    • Fixed incorrect colors for certain GOCA objects
    • Fixed bug in reading non-standard tags
    • Fixed bug handling images and text in containers
  • TIFF
    • Support for corrupt files with incorrect bits per sample and samples per pixel
    • Support for G3 compressed files with different horizontal and vertical resolutions
    • Fixed bug in TIFF_JPEG conversion
  • PNG
    • Fixed bug with 16 bit files
  • JPEG2000
    • Fix bug in default color space transform
  • PCL
    • Fixed bug with color when in default (one bit) color mode
  • LND (Line Data)
    • Handle null character when converting EBCDIC data
  • Annotations
    • Fixed bug when using Wingdings font