Export Word Document to XPS in .NET, Java and Android and Digitally Sign Output XPS Document

Developers can now export word document to xps by using new version of Aspose.Words in Java, .NET and Android.

Online PR News – 26-March-2014 – Lane Cove, NSW – Aspose has released new version of Aspose.Words for .NET and Java 14.2.0 as well as Aspose.Words for Android 1.7.0. It includes over 115 useful new features, enhancements and bug fixes. This new release now supports automatic styles update. When the document (with this option set) is opened, changes to the styles in the attached template will automatically appear in this document.

In Microsoft Word, this option is called automatically update document styles and can be set through Templates and Add-ins dialogue as user can see in the given image. Set the Document.AutomaticallyUpdateStyles option to true to let the styles update when document is opened in Microsoft Word.

Aspose.Words now supports hyphenation. Prior to this release, the default hyphenation used by Aspose.Words was not suitable for some documents with hyphenation and was affecting the number of pages or position of words. A new class has been introduced to specify a hyphenation dictionary for required language. Use the Hyphenation.RegisterDictionary method to specify hyphenation dictionaries.

Aspose.Words supports exporting Word documents to XPS and digitally sign output XPS documents. A new public method, LoadSignatures, has been introduced in DigitalSignatureUtil class. This method can be used to load signatures from DOC, DOCX, ODT and XPS documents. The list of new and improved features in this release is listed below:

• Improved export of tabs and tab stop positions to HTML
• Tab leaders are preserved when exporting to HTML
• Move revisions are supported in RTF
• Hyphenation is now supported in the layout engine (with external dictionaries)
• Drop caps positioning improved
• Improved rendering of hidden text
• Improved rendering of Asian text, ordering of Arabic punctuation marks
• DrawingML "Inner Shadow" effect rendering implemented
• Multiline watermark rendering supports "Fit to Bezier curves" cases
• Digitally signing XPS documents is possible now
• Export/import tabs with center alignment to/from HTML is fixed
• Tab spacing is corrected when exporting to Html
• Tab spacing is corrected when exporting to Html
• Doc to Mhtml conversion issue with text alignment is fixed
• Docx to HTML conversion issue with left indent is fixed
• Doc to ODT conversion issue with merged cell is resolved
• Document.Save does not preserve table's border line is fixed
• Author, DateTime of a Revision is corrected and now correctly returned

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

-Working with Digital Signatures: http://www.aspose.com/docs/display/wordsnet/Working+with+Digital+Signatures

-How to Detect the File Format: http://www.aspose.com/docs/display/wordsnet/How+to++Detect+the+File+Format

Overview: Aspose.Words

Aspose.Words is a word processing component that enables .NET, Java & Android applications to read, write and modify Word documents without using Microsoft Word. Other useful features include document creation, content and formatting manipulation, mail merge abilities, reporting features, TOC updated/rebuilt, Embedded OOXML, Footnotes rendering and support of DOCX, DOC, WordprocessingML, HTML, XHTML, TXT and PDF formats (requires Aspose.Pdf). It supports both 32-bit and 64-bit operating systems. User can even use Aspose.Words for .NET to build applications with Mono.

More about Aspose.Words

- Homepage of Aspose.Words for .NET: http://www.aspose.com/.net/word-component.aspx

- Homepage of Aspose.Words for Java: http://www.aspose.com/java/word-component.aspx

- Homepage of Aspose.Words for Android: http://www.aspose.com/android/word-component.aspx

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

- Download Aspose.Words for Java: http://www.aspose.com/community/files/72/java-components/aspose.words-for-java/default.aspx

- Online Demos for Aspose.Words: http://www.aspose.com/demos/.net-components/aspose.words/default.aspx

- Online documentation of Aspose.Words : http://www.aspose.com/docs/display/wordsnet/Home

- Post their technical questions/queries to Aspose.Words Forum: http://www.aspose.com/community/forums/aspose.words-product-family/75/showforum.aspx

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