Export Presentation to PDF Notes with Custom Slide Size & Set Series Plot Options using .NET
04/20/2016

It adds Support for setting series plot options, so that second plot options for BarOfPie or PieOfPie chart can be set. exporting a presentation to PDF notes.

Online PR News – 20-April-2016 – Lane Cove, NSW, 2066 – What's New in this Release?

We are happy to share the announcement of Aspose.Slides for .NET 16.3.0. This release comes with many new features and bug fixes. We have included the support for setting second plot options including SecondPieSize, PieSplitPosition and PieSplitBy so that second plot options for BarOfPie or PieOfPie chart can be set. Please visit the documentation article Second plot options for charts for more details and sample code. We have also included the support for exporting a presentation to PDF notes with custom slide size. You may visit the documentation article Converting Presentation to PDF for further reference. The support for rendering a presentation to PDF and images has been improved for images, text and slides notes. We have also taken care of issues reported for inconsistencies while cloning the slides, incorrect rendering of tables and misaligned or incorrect text in generated slides images. Issues including incorrect chart legends, improper chart axis, missing data labels and incorrect chart title have also been rectified. We have also resolved issues pertaining to loss of table and embedded data upon cloning slides within the presentations. The presentation rendering support has been enhanced by fixing the issues related to SmartArt rendering, missing master slide and incorrect PDF notes. We have also addressed the issues related to memory leak, which has improved the performance of Aspose.Slides. We have improved the support for presentations access and their saving that resulted in generation of corrupted presentations or presentation repair message when opened with PowerPoint. The presentation access and saving issues have been rectified for many presentation decks that earlier resulted in exceptions including ArgumentOutOfRangeException, ArgumentException , IndexOutOfRangeException, PptException, Unexpected Font Parsing and PptUnsupportedFormatException in previous releases during saving or loading the presentations. This list of new, improved and bug fixes in this release are given below

• Support for getting parent shape name in ITextFrame
• Support to export SmartArt child node as images
• Missing information in app.xml created by Aspose.Slides as compared to xml of PP
• Support to generate PDF notes with custom slide size
• Access to object properties in presentation
• Support for Label Distance from chart Axis
• Support for removing embedded audios from presentation
• Support for series second plot options for BarOfPie chart
• PDF notes are not rendering for PPT file
• Blank PDF rendered from PPTX
• Presentation gets corrupt on cloning slides with video
• High memory consumption while loading a PPTX
• Master slide's content changed on slide cloning
• TargetSlide returns null when Hyperlink with tooltip is added in presentation
• Long presentation loading time and exception on loading the presentation
• Text improperly rendered in generated Pdf
• High CPU usage and conversion does not finish
• Exception on loading a pot file
• Exception on loading presentation from ConnectStream
• Saved PPTX presentation cannot be resaved in PowerPoint
• Unhandled exception on loading the PPTM
• Value was either too large or too small for a UInt32 exception on Ppt saving
• File corrupt message on saving with Aspose.Slides
• Slide thumbnail show duplicate values in table
• Incorrect chart on generated PDF from PPTX
• Incorrect chart on generated PDF
• MP3 file is not getting played in Slide show mode
• Incorrect rendering of numbered lists
• Incorrect effective value of FillType
• The text is improperly rendered in generated thumbnail
• Images are improperly rendered in generated thumbnail
• Incorrect text and color of bullets on generated PDF
• IndexOutOfRangeException on PPT loading
• Office has detected a problem error on loading and saving PPT
• Text is missing in generated PDF and slide thumbnail
• Border appears on the image
• Warning message on presentation load and save
• Presentation gets corrupt on adding slide notes
• Repair message on presentation load and save
• Inserted AudioFrame is not played automatically
• Null reference exception is thrown when notes extracted from ODP file
• NullReference exception on opening password protected presentation
• Exception: Not an Open Office Presentation on opening an ODP file
• Accessing table cell and adding text change the background fill option for the table
• Exception when cloning the slide: Index was out of the bound of the array
• The border line appearing in slide thumbnail
• Pie Chart label format changed in generated PDF
• IndexOutOfRangeException is thrown when the presentation is saved to PPTX
• Chart Title shows even if chart.HasTitle is set as false (MS PowerPoint 2007)
• SmartArt shape failed to render in generated thumbnail
• SmartArt shapes text formatting gets disturbed on cloning slides
• Setting SecondValueAxis Title throws exception
• Cone chart failed to get created using Aspose.Slides
• Chart legends are improperly rendered in generated thumbnail
• Index was out of range exception on deleting column from table
• Text formatting lost inside SmartArt on cloning slide
• Setting table height to 196 failed to open table in PP2003 installed with compatibility pack

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

- Second plot options for Pie of Pie and Bar of Pie chart: http://www.aspose.com/docs/display/slidesnet/Setting+custom+rotation+angle+for+textframe

- Managing Text Autofit and Rotation: http://www.aspose.com/docs/display/slidesnet/Converting+Presentation+to+PDF

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/.net/powerpoint-component.aspx

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

- Online documentation of Aspose.Slides for .NET: http://www.aspose.com/docs/display/slidesnet/Home

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

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