Aspose.Slides for .NET 5.0.0 is Released!
02/25/2011

Aspose.Slides is a .NET component to read, write and modify a PowerPoint document without using MS PowerPoint. PowerPoint versions from 97-2007 and all three PowerPoint formats: PPT, POT, PPS are also supported. You can create, access, copy, clone, edit and delete slides in your presentations. Now save PowerPoint slides into PDF format and also save presentations in SVG format, Streams or Images.

Online PR News – 25-February-2011 – – What's New in this Release?

We are pleased to announce the new release of Aspose.Slides for .NET 5.0.0, which includes the long awaited feature of importing OpenOffice presentations in ODP format and save them as PPTX. The feature for creating and updating charts has also been enhanced in this release. Many issues related to presentation load /save and cloning have been resolved in this new release. The slide cloning for both PPT and PPTX has also been improved. We have also enhanced the rendering support for PDF and thumbnails generation. This release includes plenty of new and improved features as listed below

• Adding / Copying slide notes in PPTX
• Import OpenOffice presentations in ODP format
• Support for GetThumbnail(System.Drawing.Size)
• OleObjectFrameEx importing from PPT
• Adding Pie Shape
• Problem opening presentation in latest version of PowerPoint 2007 SP2
• Reading external links in the presentation issue is resolved
• Cells Image issues is resolved and now properly changing for table cells
• Issues with Missing text and font size in the exported PDF are resolved
• Enhanced Font recognition in Japanese language
• PPTX to PDF export issues are resolved
• MS PowerPoint 2010 slides cloning issues are resolved
• Enhanced Text formatting while saving the presentation
• Enhanced cloning slides in PPTX
• Enhanced hyperlink to relative paths

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.Slides for .NET documentation that may guide you briefly how to use Aspose.Slides for performing different tasks like the followings.

- Converting PPT to PPTX: http://www.aspose.com/documentation/.net-components/aspose.slides-for-.net/converting-ppt-to-pptx.html

- Updating an Existing Chart: http://www.aspose.com/documentation/.net-components/aspose.slides-for-.net/updating-an-existing-chart.html

Overview: Aspose.Slides for .NET

Aspose.Slides is a .NET component to read, write and modify a PowerPoint document without using MS PowerPoint. PowerPoint versions from 97-2007 and all three PowerPoint formats: PPT, POT, PPS are also supported. Now you can create, access, copy, clone, edit and delete slides in your presentations. Other features include PPT/PPTX printing, PPT to XPS format, saving PowerPoint slides into PDF, adding & modifying audio & video frames, using shapes like rectangles or ellipses and saving presentations in SVG format, streams or images.

More about Aspose.Slides for .NET

- Homepage of Aspose.Slides for .NET: http://www.aspose.com/categories/.net-components/aspose.slides-for-.net/default.aspx

- Download Aspose.Slides for .NET: http://www.aspose.com/community/files/51/.net-components/aspose.slides-for-.net/default.aspx

- Product Overview and Features Review of Aspose.Slides for .NET: http://www.aspose.com/documentation/.net-components/aspose.slides-for-.net/introducing-aspose-slides-for-net.html

- Online documentation of Aspose.Slides for .NET at: http://www.aspose.com/documentation/.net-components/aspose.slides-for-.net/index.html

- Demos of Aspose.Slides for .NET at: http://www.aspose.com/demos/.net-components/aspose.slides/default.aspx

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http://www.aspose.com/community/forums/aspose.slides-product-family/109/showforum.aspx

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Contact Information
Aspose Pty Ltd, Suite 163,
79 Longueville Road
Lane Cove, NSW, 2066
Australia
http://www.aspose.com/
sales@aspose.com
Phone: 888.277.6734
Fax: 866.810.9465l