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Power PDF 2: What is the latest version?

Information:

The current releases of Power PDF 2 are as follows :

Release:

The latest release of Power PDF 2 is version 2.1

RTM build: 17266_100

Hotfix: 19313.1400

Note: To obtain hotfixes you must have an active M&S contract.  You will obtain hotfixes via your Nuance Network account under Downloads

Cumulative Hotfix for Nuance Power PDF 2.1 Advanced

The hotfix can be applied to the following builds of the Power PDF Advanced 2.1 product:

  • Nuance Power PDF Advanced 2.1 Volume - 17266.100 (SRO: PO-1515-830) "EFGDISWABTMJKPRYZNCH"
  • Nuance Power PDF Advanced 2.1 NonVolume - 17266.100 (SRO: PO-1514-830) "EFGDISWABTMJKPRYZNCH"

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-19313"

6/14/2019

Changes in hotfix:

  • Bugfix in archiving *.MSG files to PDF (issue of duplicated images)
  • Bugfix of freezing while filling certain XFA forms

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-19229"

4/30/2019

Changes in hotfix:

  • Improved rendering of certain documents that contain forms

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-19171"

3/25/2019

Changes in hotfix:

  • Improved handling of documents created in Adobe LifeCycle
  • Bugfix in conversion of certain RTF files to PDF, from a watched folder
  • Bugfix when printing a custom paper size PDF file and most of the pages end up blank
  • Bugfix when printing documents that contains highlighted fields

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-19127"

2/28/2019

Changes in hotfix:

  • Improved printing of shaded graphics
  • Bugfix for Browse button in forms

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-19080"

1/31/2019

Changes in hotfix:

  • Bugfix for "FindText" method in VB scripts
  • Bugfixes in "Extract by Bookmark" and "Split by Bookmark" features

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-19071"

1/24/2019

Changes in hotfix:

  • Improved stability while collaborating with iManage
  • Improved rendering of certain fonts
  • Bugfix for misdetection of certain SharePoint files
  • Bugfix for losing formating while Copy/Paste
  • Bugfix in PDF portfolio feature
  • Bugfix in handling Bookmarks when converting from Word document to a PDF
  • Bugfix in the TimeStamp feature

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-19055"

1/9/2019

Changes in hotfix:

  • Improved rendering of PDF content
  • Improved validation of digital signatures
  • Improved stability while converting
  • Improved stability when opening specific files
  • Fix in calculations in form fields
  • Fix in "Split PDF by bookmark" feature
  • Fix in handling paper size while printing from certain third party applications
  • Added a context menu with Copy/Paste/Cut/Delete options to the "Insert / Headers & Footers" dialog

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18558"

11/20/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Fixes in the SharePoimt connector
  • Fix in handling digital signatures
  • Fix in supporting JavaScript
  • Fix in the iManage connecter when sending PDF in email
  • Improvement when printing PDF file
  • Improvement when converting a website to PDF

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18512"

10/29/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • DMS connectors could disappear when opening PDF files in IE
  • Fix when printing PDF files with annotation
  • Fix when creating PDF from MS Excel
  • Improvements in handling links when converting Word documents to PDF
  • PDF rendering was improved
  • Running OCR could result in blank pages in ouptput PDF
  • Sometimes, there was no prompt for saving document
  • Speed improvement by caching stamps on network

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18455"

9/18/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Improved performance while loading documents from network locations.
  • Fixed issue of printing certain special characters.
  • Improved stability of the Typewriter tool.
  • Fixed issue of mismatching metrics units in case of Simplified Chinese UI language.
  • Fixed issue of false automatic printing under certain circumstances.
  • Fixed issue of scrolling when Horizontal Split view is enabled.

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18425"

9/04/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Fix in the eDocs DMS converter
  • Fix when cloning a button on a PDF form
  • Fix when printing PDF files
  • PDF rendering was improved (blank page was displayed)

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18410"

8/15/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Fix in Search and Redact
  • Fix when printing PDF files
  • Improvement in speed when zooming PDF

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18377"

7/31/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Fix in searching through the PDF file
  • Fix in supporting JavaScript
  • Improvements for signing PDF files
  • Links to eDocs files now opens in their respective app
  • Rendering was improved
  • When adding more textbox comments with non-default fonts, the size of the PDF file does not grow dramatically any more

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18363"

7/24/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Fixes when printing PDF files
  • Fix in the iManage connector
  • Better conversion form PDF to Excel
  • Fix when handling forms

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18329"

7/12/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • AutoStore connector now supports servers with longer names
  • Fix when handling links in PDF files
  • Fixes when printing PDF files
  • iManage connector now sees the list of registered servers
  • The Optimize function does not ignore paletted images any more

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18315"

6/25/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Fix when reducing PDF documents containing paletted images
  • Fixes when printing PDF files
  • Handling forms was improved
  • Improvements for signing PDF files
  • Fix in managing pages within a PDF file
  • Speed improvement when loading PDF files

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18308"

6/19/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Rendering was improved
  • Speed improvements when loading PDF file and when scrolling the document
  • Fix when stamping PDFs

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18281"

6/07/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Rendering was improved
  • Fixes when printing PDF files
  • Improvements when converting table to MS Excel
  • Fix when redacting PDF
  • Signature added to a PDF could become invalid
  • Fix when copy-pasting a table from MS Excel to Power PDF
  • Fix in BatesNumbering
  • JavaSript API was improved

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18275"

5/28/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Handling forms was improved
  • Rendering was improved
  • Now, MS Office addin DLL files are digitally signed
  • Selecting multiple PDFs via the netDocuments connector is supported

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18261"

5/17/2018

Changes in hotfix:

  • Rendering imrovements when scrolling larger PDF documents
  • Fix for opening Power PDF help in the Google Chrome browser
  • Fix when splitting a document by bookmarks
  • Improvements in handling bookmarks
  • Selecting certain fields on the document could select the entire document
  • Improved conversion from MS Office to PDF
  • Conversion to Searchable PDF could result in error message
  • Fixes in handling forms
  • Conversion fix from PDF to JPEG
  • Fix in Vertical split window feature
  • Fix in handling links with accents
  • Fix for setting Power PDF application as default app for PDF files
  • Fix in handling stamps for rotated pages

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18216"

4/23/2018

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • A zoom-out while marking for redaction could change the color of redaction boxes
  • Fix in handling hyperlinks when converting MS Office file to PDF
  • Fix in using zooming scrollbars
  • Fix when editing existing bookmark in a PDF file
  • Handling tables via IE-ribbon has been improved

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18204"

4/06/2018

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Improving handling of forms
  • Fix in iManage (WorkSite) connector

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18177"

4/03/2018

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Improving handling and printing PDF forms
  • Fix when installing Power PDF via Microsoft's systems management software SCCM (System Center Configuration Manager)
  • Fix in conversion to PDF/A
  • FEATURE ENHANCEMENT: Option added to delete source files when combining into PDF

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18169"

3/23/2018

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Rendering was improved
  • Fix in creating PDF from IE
  • Improving handling of PDF forms
  • Handling font while archiving mails was improved
  • Fix in "Comment Processing/Search Comments"
  • Fix when converting .docx files to PDF via PDF Create in MS Word

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18163"

3/14/2018

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • XFA forms handling was improved
  • Fix when printing on Nuance PDF printer
  • Improvments in converting links
  • PDF to Word conversion improvements
  • Fix in archiving emails with images
  • Fix in iManage (WorkSite) connector
  • Power PDF can connect to more iManage server (this feature can be activated via the file "PDFProDMS.ini" - located at %ProgramData%\Nuance)
  • Fix when swapping panels 'Reading Order Panel/Tag'

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18113"

2/15/2018

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Rendering was improved
  • Improving handling of forms
  • Improved handling stamps with image transparency
  • Handling digital certificates was improved
  • Fix when combining protected and non-protected documents
  • Document loading speed improvement when loading more multiple-page PDFs at one time
  • Fix in document compare
  • Fix is detecting document changes for saving the document

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18102"

2/07/2018

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Tagging was improved
  • DeskSite (iManage) integration was improved

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-18073"

1/26/2018

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Fix for combining portfolio PDF files
  • Tagging was improved
  • Fixes in handling PDF forms
  • Power PDF requested connection every time you opened a document from iManage or from iManage Cloud
  • Saving As... via the iManage connector could overwrite even the original document

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17621"

1/04/2018

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Misc. fixes for the Worldox connector
  • Fix in handling PDF forms
  • Fix in combining multiple PDF files
  • Rendering was improved
  • Fix in handling orientation tag of TIFF image files

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17613"

12/14/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Fix in Saving As... when the file was opened from iManage
  • Fonts used in form fileds are embedded now

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17580"

12/04/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Fixing miscellenous rendering issues
  • Handling digital certificates was improved
  • Fix in making PDF searchable fetaure
  • Fixes in handling fonts
  • Adding stamp to New Window does not cause a crash any more
  • Improvments in handling forms

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17557"

11/20/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Searching the document was improved
  • Rendering was improved
  • Improved handling of dynamic stamps
  • Fix in handling PDF metadata
  • Document versioning fix in the SharePoint connector

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17527"

11/02/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • SharePoint related fixes
  • Mail archiving related fixes
  • NOTE FOR SHAREPOINT FIXES: Fixes for the SharePoint connector are now handled via INI-file Filename: PDFProDMS.ini; Path:%ProgramData%\Nuance After applying this hotfix, this INI-file could contain the following new settings: a.) Switch to new document property dialog that can handle Managed Metadata [SharePoint] PropertyDialog_EditForm=yes b.) Save new document to SharePoint library with version starting 0.1 instead of 1.0, when minor versioning is enabled [SharePoint] CreateNew_StartsWithMinorVersion=yes

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17518"

10/20/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Printing could generate huge spooler files
  • Printing PDF files with specific layers could cause errors
  • Printing to PostScript drivers was improved
  • KNOWN ISSUE: Printing to Microsoft Print to PDF printer from Power PDF - breaks Print dialog of Power PDF to OS x86
  • KNOWN ISSUE: If Power PDF was set as default PDF app with Windows functionality then button in Options becomes grayed

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17516"

10/17/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • PDF file created by Nuance PDF printer could show error when opened in other PDF viewer
  • PDF rendering was improved
  • When IE tab with PDF file opened was closed it could generate an error
  • On specific PDF/A files Power PDF was not showing compliance notificatoin
  • Generated with Convert Assistant doc files with Legal template could make extra capital letters
  • Handling of PDF forms was improved
  • Optimize will not stop processing the file if it contains images with not supported compression
  • Specific PDF files could not be converted when switched to Advanced Edit mode
  • DiskBuilder ActiveX IE API implemented
  • Convert Assistant now inherits Power PDF's settings
  • Specific PDF file elements could be lost when printing from Power PDF
  • KNOWN ISSUE: Printing to Microsoft Print to PDF printer from Power PDF - breaks Print dialog of Power PDF to OS x86
  • KNOWN ISSUE: If Power PDF was set as default PDF app with Windows functionality then button in Options becomes grayed

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17470"

9/26/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Rendering of PDF file was improved
  • No warning anymore from IE regarding SPDFIEBroker.exe
  • PDF Forms handling was improved
  • iManage could show Replace Original optoin grayed out
  • KNOWN ISSUE: Printing to Microsoft Print to PDF printer from Power PDF - breaks Print dialog of Power PDF to OS x86
  • KNOWN ISSUE: If Power PDF was set as default PDF app with Windows functionality then button in Options becomes grayed

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17466"

9/18/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Power PDF with hotfixes installed was leaving registry keys when removed
  • Handling of PDF forms is improved
  • When converting to an MS Word document double lines could be replaced by single line
  • Page extraction or removing could not be performed to specific PDF form files
  • Layers at specific PDF files were not handled properly
  • Digital signature could detect changes in documents even when it was not modified
  • Printing was improved
  • SPDFIEBroker.exe warning will not appear anymore
  • In specific PDF form document Power PDF could add spaces into form fields
  • KNOWN ISSUE: Printing to Microsoft Print to PDF printer from Power PDF - breaks Print dialog of Power PDF to OS x86
  • KNOWN ISSUE: If Power PDF was set as default PDF app with Windows functionality then button in Options becomes grayed

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17451"

9/1/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • PDF files rendering was improved
  • Error message font is not embedded now corrected
  • PDF forms handling was improved
  • Saving As new file to NetDocuments could apply changes to original file too
  • Reducing file could generate bigger file
  • Create PDF function in iManage could not handle files with comma
  • XFA forms handling was improved
  • Redactoin of data could result in hidden content
  • Layers of specific PDF files could be hidden when opened in Power PDF
  • Using big sizes in Print dialog now properly handled (According to Microsoft: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows] "UMPDSecurityLevel"=dword:00000002 should be created - MSDN adrticle 2011767)
  • Save to iManage default behavior changed: when no modificatoins done then we releasing the file without changing Modified date
  • Windows 10 build 1703 update could block control of Power PDF on default PDF viewer
  • Cut and paste text from Power PDF to text editors could reverse pasted text
  • KNOWN ISSUE: Printing to Microsoft Print to PDF printer from Power PDF - breaks Print dialog of Power PDF to OS x86
  • KNOWN ISSUE: If Power PDF was set as default PDF app with Windows functionality then button in Options becomes grayed

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17369"

7/31/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Printing was improved
  • PDF files rendering was improved
  • Printing could ignore specific PDF form filled fields
  • While PDF form filling PPDF could use improper font
  • Specific files could not be opened in Internet Explorer Viewer

Issues fixed in hotfix "HF21-17361"

7/14/2017

  • Changes in hotfix:
  • Improved PS file format operations
  • Metadata could duplicate values
  • New check box introduced - to disable any metadata creation
  • PDF to Word conversion improvements
  • PDF form rendring was improved
  • Reducing function applied to a file opened from network could end with error
  • Daylight saving time could be ingored by Time stamps
  • Printing now keeps the fonts properly
  • PDF files rendering was improved
  • Bates stamping with some macros could generate errors
  • Dragging bookmarks in Bookmarks panel could result in improper bookmark location
  • Collate option now appears only when number of copies increased
  • Search function opened from bookmark link could work improperly
  • Printing of graphical elements accuracy improved
  • Editing specific PDF files could generate application error
  • PDF created with PDF Create could not be renamed until PDF Create is running
  • TIFF to PDF conversion improved