Eclipse PDF plugin update

The latest JPedal update sees signficant improvements to the Eclipse PDF viewer plugin. This works with both the Open Source and enhanced commercial versions of JPedal. The software has been rewritten to fully use the JPedal bean and adds a thumbnail panel so that you can scroll through the pages. PDF files can be viewed,…

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Be careful with your PDF fonts

You need to be careful with fonts in PDF files. I was sent a PDF file which did not display properly in our software. So I opened it in Acrobat on my Mac, and guess what… It did not display properly in that either. It did however work correctly in Acrobat on Windows. The problem…

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Useful PDF tools – PDF CanOpener

If you are doing a lot of heavy duty PDF development on the Windows platform, a tool well worth checking out is PDF CanOpener from Windjack Solutions (a long-time PDF development company). This is a heavyweight commercial plugin for Acrobat – if you think 195 US dollars is a lot of money, you are not…

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