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Use TrueType Fonts for PDF Generation & Adding Buffered Images to PDF

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What's New in this Release?

The long awaited version of Aspose.Pdf for Java 3.2.0 has been released. This release provides support for TrueType fonts during PDF generation. The HTML to PDF conversion feature is greatly improved by providing support for some new style tags and we have also made significant improvement to the XML to PDF conversion feature. This new release also provides support for adding buffered images to PDF documents. Please note that the current release of Aspose.Pdf for Java works faster than its predecessors, due to internal code optimization Aspose team has carried out to minimize the creation of temporary objects. We have also introduced a new overloaded method in the ImageInfo class that provides the capability to directly save Swing objects into PDF document. Below is the list of main improved features and bug fixes added in this release

  • Added minimal support for the in-place html style tag
  • Ability to directly save Swings object to Pdf file
  • White border at the bottom of PDF file is fixed
  • Bookmark disappearance is fixed when pointing to paragraph in table
  • Transparent PNG getting black background in PDF (MAC User) is now fixed
  • Can add new row using completeClone
  • Support TrueType font.
  • Some HTML Tags are now properly rendered during PDF generation process
  • Extra line spacing during XML to PDF conversion is fixed
  • Improved addition of BufferedImage to PDF document
  • Unable to load Image from BufferedImage object
  • Extra page is being added when calling setIsFirstParagraph with true argument
  • Unable to include Custom font in resultant PDF

Other most recent bug fixes are also included in this release.

Newly added documentation pages and articles

Some new tips and articles have now been added into Aspose.Pdf for Java documentation that may guide you briefly how to use Aspose.Pdf for performing different tasks like the followings.

Overview: Aspose.Pdf for Java

Aspose.Pdf is a Java PDF component to create PDF documents without using Adobe Acrobat. It supports Floating box, PDF form field, PDF attachments, security, Foot note & end note, Multiple columns document, Table of Contents, List of Tables, Nested tables, Rich text format, images, hyperlinks, JavaScript, annotation, bookmarks, headers, footers and many more. Now you can create PDF by API, XML and XSL-FO files. It also enables you to converting HTML, XSL-FO and Excel files into PDF.

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