WCPP 5.0 for macOS clients Update – TrayName printing fix

A new update to WebClientPrint Processor 5.0 for macOS clients were just released. This new update includes:

  • Fixed! TrayName setting was not honored in macOS.

This update requires the installation of the client software only.

Download WebClientPrint Processor 5.0 for macOS and Linux

The “File version” value for this update is:

> wcpp5 app for macOS patched to v5.0.20.212

WCPP 5.0 for Windows, macOS and Linux clients Update – Fix EPdfUnsupportedFeatureException and PDF invalid password issues

A new update to WebClientPrint Processor 5.0 for macOS and Linux clients were just released. This new update includes:

    • Fixed! Error “EPdfUnsupportedFeatureException” with some PDF files.
    • Fixed! Error “Password required or invalid password” with encrypted PDF files that do not require password.

This update requires the installation of the client software only.

Download WebClientPrint Processor 5.0 for Windows, macOS and Linux

The “File version” value for this update is:

> wcpp.exe for Windows patched to v5.0.20.127
> wcpp5 app for macOS patched to v5.0.20.127
> wcpp5 app for Linux patched to v5.0.20.127

WCPP 5.0 for macOS and Linux clients Update – Fix PDF printing

A new update to WebClientPrint Processor 5.0 for macOS and Linux clients were just released. This new update includes:

  • Fixed! PDF was printed with some offset.
  • Fixed! Some PDF containing alpha channel or transparency colors were not printed correctly.

This update requires the installation of the client software only.

Download WebClientPrint Processor 5.0 for macOS and Linux

The “File version” value for this update is:

> wcpp5 app for macOS patched to v5.0.19.1126
> wcpp5 app for Linux patched to v5.0.19.1121

Barcode Professional products line Update – Fixed bug PDF417 Rows and Columns setting

A new maintenance release was published for most of our Barcode Professional products. The new builds contain the following updates:

  • Fixed! PDF417 unreadable symbol when a fixed number of Rows is specified and number of Columns needs to be calculated; and vice versa.

You can download and update the products by using their download links which can be found in the license email or in the Download section of our website.
The “Assembly Version” of the dlls have not changed. Here is the list of all new “File version” attributes depending on the Barcode Professional edition:

    • Barcode Professional SDK for .NET STANDARD patched to v3.0.19.1021
    • Barcode Professional SDK for .NET Windows patched to v7.0.2019.1021
    • Barcode Professional for Windows Forms .NET patched to v11.0.2019.1021
    • Barcode Professional for ASP.NET patched to v11.0.2019.1021
    • Barcode Professional for WPF patched to v8.0.3519.1021
    • Barcode Professional for SQL Reporting Services patched to v11.0.xx19.1021

 

WebClientPrint 5.0 for ASP.NET & PHP now available with Encryption, Password Protection and Advanced PDF, DOC & XLS Printing support!

We’re proud to announce the brand new 5.0 release of our WebClientPrint solution for ASP.NET Core, MVC & WebForms and for PHP This new Version 5.0 brings some excited features like advanced PDF, DOC & XLS printing support plus file content encryption and password protected files!

What’s new in Version 5.0?

  • New! All advanced PDF printing (Print as Grayscale, Print Annotations, Rotation, Page Range) in v4.0 that were available for Windows, now are available for macOS and Linux!
  • New! Added more PDF printing settings like Sizing (None & Fit), Auto Center, and Auto Rotate to PrintFilePDF class.
  • New! Printing Password-protected PDF files through PrintFilePDF class.
  • New! Added RSA-AES Encryption support for PDF, TXT, PNG, JPG/JPEG files to protect file content.
  • New! Added manual Duplex printing support for PDF files through PrintFilePDF class.
  • New! Added new PrintFileDOC class supporting *.docx, *.docm, *.dotx, *.dotm, *.doc, *.dot, *.rtf, and *.odt file formats. NOTE: For Windows clients only. Requires Microsoft Word 97+!
  • New! Support for printing Password-protected DOC files, and options like manual Duplex, Pages Range through the brand new PrintFileDOC class. NOTE: For Windows clients only. Requires Microsoft Word 97+!
  • New! Added new PrintFileXLS class supporting *.xl, *.xlsx, *.xlsm, *.xlsb, *.xlam, *.xltx, *.xltm, *.xls, *.xla, *.xlt, *.xlm, *.xlw and *.ods file formats. NOTE: For Windows clients only. Requires Microsoft Excel 97+!
  • New! Support for printing Password-protected XLS files, and Pages Range setting through the brand new PrintFileXLS class. NOTE: For Windows clients only. Requires Microsoft Excel 97+!
  • New! Added Duplex printing options (Default, Simplex, Vertical, Horizontal) to InstalledPrinter based on the built-in duplex support of the target printer.
  • New! Added “duplex” option to the jsWebClientPrint.getPrintersInfo(); javascript function to detect whether this feature is supported by client printers.
  • New! Added None option to TextAlignment enum for printing txt files as is i.e. without any alignment.
  • New! Added DeleteAfterPrinting property to PrintFile class. The file to be printed is downloaded to the client device and will be deleted after printing by default. Only applied to file formats which WCPP App can print without any external software dependency. Currently supported formats are PDF, PNG, JPG, TXT.

BREAKING CHANGES

  • 32-bit WCPP Client for Mac and Linux are no longer supported. Only 64-bit WCPP apps are supported under macOS and Linux.
  • WebClientPrint is now built as a .NET Standard 2.0 Lib which means that ASP.NET 2.0 and 3.x are no longer supported. Being a .NET Standard Lib, now there’s a single WebClientPrint dll that can be used/referenced in classic/legacy ASP.NET WebForms and ASP.NET Core MVC. The minimum supported ASP.NET non-Core version is 4.6.1
  • SerialPortPrinter class does not longer references to System.IO.Ports enums for related properties and were changed to similar enums part of WebClientPrint assembly. System.IO.Ports.Handshake, System.IO.Ports.Parity, and System.IO.Ports.StopBits must be changed by SerialPortHandshake, SerialPortParity, and SerialPortStopBits respectivelly.

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ThermalLabel SDK 8.0 Updated – TextItem HideIfEmpty and ImageItem HideIfNotFound fixes

A maintenance release of ThermalLabel SDK 8.0 is available containing the following updates:

  • Fixed! TextItem Border is rendered even if HideIfEmpty is enabled.
  • Fixed! ImageItem HideIfNotFound was not honored when exporting labels to PDF or Image formats.

You can download and update the product by using the download link which can be found in the license email or in the Download section of our website.

The “Assembly Version” of the dlls have not changed but the “File Version”. Here is the list of the new “File version” attributes:

  • Neodynamic.SDK.ThermalLabel.dll patched to v8.0.19.401

WCPP 4.0 for Windows clients Update – Fix {URL… is an invalid integer} after IE11 KB4489873 update

A new update to WebClientPrint Processor 4.0 for Windows clients was just released. This new update includes:

  • Fixed! Error “{URL…} is an invalid integer” after Internet Explorer 11 update (KB4489873).

This update requires the installation of the client software only.

Download WebClientPrint Processor 4.0 for Windows

The “File version” value for this update is:

> wcpp patched to v4.0.19.314