Version History

Below you can read a detailed version history (starting with version 6.0) for novaPDF SDK.

Changes in novaPDF 8.8 build 945 (28-November-2016)
  • New: You can now configure a proxy server (HTTPS/SOCKS) for activation
  • New: Added macros for Application name, Printer name, Profile name, PDF file name
  • Fix: Bug when using specific special characters in the PDF save file name
  • Fix: Restoring the default active printer when using the add-in for Microsoft Word
  • Fix: Error when the printer name was longer then 30 chars
  • Fix: Importing profile from a network path failed
  • Fix: Various fixes for Profile Manager interface
Changes in novaPDF 8.7 build 943 (28-September-2016)
  • New: Added new option for Multiple Copies to add Empty Page between copies
  • Fix: Crash occurred when trying to add printer via command line
  • Fix: Error when trying to open Getting Started in Lithuanian
  • Fix: Error reading number values with commas for watermark layouts
  • Fix: Error in particular situations when creating PDF from Crystal Reports
  • Fix: Printer driver crashed when converting documents with large bookmarks using add-in for Word
Changes in novaPDF 8.6 build 942 (27-June-2016)
  • Fix: Set available and default printer resolutions
  • Fix: Correction for multiple printers installer
  • Fix: Added new macro name for Domain
  • Fix: Windows Event log info is now added when novaPDF service fails to start
  • Fix: Fixed some issues with the add-in for Excel when converting hyperlinks
  • Fix: Corrected issues with the manual activation
  • Fix: Profile Manager was crashing for public filters
  • Fix: Minor design corrections for some dialogs
Changes in novaPDF 8.5 build 940 (08-March-2016)
  • Fix: Same version MSI installed multiple copies for SDK/OEM injected installers
  • Fix: Watermark corrections for Korean characters
  • Fix: Correction for creating PDFs with Multiple Copies option enabled
  • Fix: Show message with options when the active profile is not found
  • Fix: Minor corrections for the About page of Profile Manager
  • Fix: Show message when the novaPDF Server service stops
  • Fix: Minor corrections for the About page of Printing Preferences
Changes in novaPDF 8.5 build 939 (27-January-2016)
  • Fix: Printer Manager crashed during activation when no Internet connection was available
  • Fix: Changed novaPDF Server recovery options to restart service
  • Fix: Web installer change to verify signature & other updates
  • Fix: Show partial keys on About window
Changes in novaPDF 8.5 build 938 (23-November-2015)
  • Fix: Order of objects in the Layout view was not saved with the profile
  • Fix: Minor fixes for the content layout section
Changes in novaPDF 8.5 build 937 (15-October-2015)
  • New: Added German language for the user interface
  • New: Added Croatian language for the user interface
  • New: Added Indonesian language for the user interface
  • New: Added Vietnamese language for the user interface
  • Update: Reduced setup file size
NOTE: Starting December 31st, 2015 novaPDF version 6.x and 5.x will no longer be supported. If you are still using one of these older versions we highly recommend an upgrade to version 8. This will ensure you get the latest updates and email support. Furthermore, novaPDF 7.x (and previous) has not been tested on Windows 10 so we cannot guarantee full compatibility. If you plan to use Windows 10 you should upgrade to novaPDF 8.x.
Changes in novaPDF 8.4 build 936 (23-September-2015)
  • New: Added 14 languages for the user interface - Czech, Danish, Dutch, French, Greek, Korean, Lithuanian, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Simplified Chinese, Slovak, Turkish
  • New: Fully compatible with Windows 10
  • New: Added option to Export and Import version 8 profiles
  • Update: Settings in the Collate and Copies fields are now remembered
  • Update: Added option to disable "Verify file creation"
  • Update: Added "Check for Update" task for older Windows version
Changes in novaPDF 8.3 build 934 (16-July-2015)
  • Update: Added shortcut for Activation Client in start menu
  • Update: Added major version number for all the start menu tools shortcuts
  • Update: Added after Save parameter "%2" (program that started the print job)
  • Update: Setup files are served from CDN
  • Fix: Corrected Layout presets created with the SDK
  • Fix: Correct LastSaveFileTime usage for updating compiled profiles
  • Fix: Correction for modifying printer Co-Branding tool
  • Fix: Read printer manager port from registry if it is not given as parameter
  • Fix: The PostPrintAction is executed on client even if the Location is set on Server
  • Fix: Replaced blurry icon in Startup
  • Fix: Last save date uses milliseconds
  • Fix: Check for updates button is hidden when used as shared printer
Changes in novaPDF 8.3 build 933 (09-June-2015)
  • Fix: Co-Branding tool correction for multiple printers with associated profiles
  • Fix: Co-Branding tool correction for license information
  • Fix: Corrected activation problems when network is disabled
  • Fix: Product key is now easier to input during activation
  • Fix: Licensing corrections when upgrading the program
  • Fix: Setup add/remove port monitor corrections
  • Fix: Setup correction for set default printer
Changes in novaPDF 8.3 build 932 (14-May-2015)
  • Fix: Version correction when upgrading from 8.0 to 8.3
  • Fix: Reduced size for the web installer
  • Fix: Minor text fix on the About page for SDK/OEM
Changes in novaPDF 8.3 build 931 (12-May-2015)
  • New: Batch/bulk convert multiple documents into a single PDF file
  • New: Batch/bulk convert documents to individual PDF files
  • Update: Improved PDF conversion speed
  • Update: Improved the activation & reset activations process
  • Fix: Corrected conversion for empty Excel documents when using the addin
  • Fix: Corrected conversion for Word documents with incomplete links when using the addin
  • Fix: Corrected "Profile name too long" error
  • Fix: Crash when using Import Profiles
  • Fix: Corrected some problems in the web installer
  • Fix: Corrected error when using append and overlay at the same time
Changes in novaPDF 8.2 build 929 (3-March-2015)
  • Fix: Save Dialog was crashing for Lite and Standard editions of the printer
  • Fix: Error during profile import from previous versions
  • Fix: First print from Internet Explorer had errors in certain situations
Changes in novaPDF 8.2 build 927 (10-February-2015)
  • New: Standard save dialog now has options to set document information
  • New: Added option to set password for opening PDF from the standard save dialog
  • New: Email recipients can be modified from the save dialog
  • Update: Changed save and select profile dialogs to show computer names
  • Update: Show computer code on About when licensed
  • Update: Default public profile is now visible in GUI
  • Fix: 1bit images are now correctly converted
  • Fix: Send email on x64 computers was not working correctly
  • Fix: Corrected send PDF to multiple email addresses
  • Fix: Distributing and using forms on client computers was not working correctly
  • Fix: Use of macros in folder names was not working correctly
Changes in novaPDF 8.1 build 923 (27-January-2015)
  • Fix: Setup corrections for errors showing during installation
  • Fix: Default option for profile is now hidden in profile manager
  • Fix: Recipients and templates from Email presets are now hidden
  • Fix: Import profile corrections for colors
Changes in novaPDF 8.1 build 922 (13-January-2015)
  • Fix: Show computer code on About in Profile Manager and Printer Manager
  • Fix: Fixed various errors shown during the app installation
  • Fix: Installation log files now contain extra information
Changes in novaPDF 8.1 build 921 (16-December-2014)
  • Fix:When installation fails users can send log files to support
  • Fix:Corrections for client computers when converting via the addin for Microsoft Office
  • Fix:"The language not corresponds to the loaded files" error corrected
  • Fix:Watermark color was modified when importing a profile from an older version
  • Fix:Added root bookmark options in novaPDF SDK
Changes in novaPDF 8.1 build 920 (24-November-2014)
  • New: Import Profiles (from previous versions) to Profile Manager)
  • New: Added firewall exception for service port during setup
  • New: Added custom paper size option
  • New: Smaller PDF files due to compression algorithm updates
  • New: Several interface updates
  • Update: Updated Counter macros to set the number of digits
  • Update: Updated Startup application to open Profile Manager and Printing Preferences
  • Update: Window positions are now saved
  • Update: Layout objects can be dynamically defined for the SDK
  • Fix: Security encryption can be enabled without setting a user password
  • Fix: Fixed minor PDF conversion issues
Changes in novaPDF 8.0 build 915 (05-August-2014)
  • Fix: Spooler dependent services are stopped during installation to prevent errors
  • Fix: Removed several unnecessary start/stop actions for the print spooler
  • Fix: Support option is offered when installation fails
  • Fix: Small fixes for conversions from Excel and Visio
Changes in novaPDF 8.0 build 911 (03-July-2014)
  • Fix: Check for updates window now shows up only when a new update is actually available
  • Fix: Activation window showed up when upgrading to a new build even if it was licensed
  • Fix: Activating on Windows XP or 2003 Server encountered some problems in certain situations
Changes in novaPDF 8.0 build 910 (25-June-2014)
  • Update: novaPDF SDK is now digitally signed
  • Update: Offline installer is now digitally signed
  • Update: Offline installer doesn't require an internet connection
  • Fix: Sharing the printer between different OS versions wasn't working correctly
Changes in novaPDF 8.0 build 909 (24-June-2014)
  • New: PDF Linearization (PDF files optimized for the web)
  • New: Create PDF/A-1a and PDF/A-1b compliant PDF files
  • New: MSI installer for easy deployment
  • New: Possibility to add different print queues and ports
  • New: Driver certification for Windows 7 / 8 and Windows Server 2008 / 2012
  • New: Extended PDF view options (transition effects, possibility to hide menubar/toolbars/user interface elements)
  • New: Completely redesigned interface
  • New: WYSIWYG layout for managing watermarks and signatures
  • New: Added predefined SMTP servers (AIM, AOL, Gmail, Outlook/Hotmail/Live, Yahoo)
  • New: All auto-fillable fields now support macros
  • New: Added predefined Microsoft Office heading styles for bookmark detection
  • New: Added Security profiles to choose easily what to allow (everything, only printing, changes, copy-paste)
  • New: New link detection presets (detect only web links or file links)
  • New: Added silent print option
  • New: Added new predefined forms with realtime preview
  • New: Included text watermark templates (confidential, date/time, draft, page index/count)
  • New: New image watermark presets (confidential, draft, placeholder)
  • New: Predefined templates for overlays (generic, invoice, letterhead)
  • New: New predefined signatures (basic signature, generic, sample)
Changes in novaPDF 7.7 build 400 (13-June-2014)
  • Fix: Fixed watermarks error on x64 systems
Changes in novaPDF 7.7 build 394 (24-Oct-2013)
  • Fix: Added version information in Programs list
  • Fix: Font subsetting didn't work correctly for some Type 1 fonts
  • Fix: Added numbering to PDF bookmarks when converting headings from Microsoft Word
  • Fix: Display issues for the About window on Windows 8
Changes in novaPDF 7.7 build 393 (20-Aug-2013)
  • Fix: Corrected the usage of star character in macros
Changes in novaPDF 7.7 build 392 (24-May-2013)
  • New: Added a new command line parameter for the setup, when this parameter is used the add-in for Microsoft Office is not installed
  • Update: Added the posibility to use apostrophe characters in the command line
Changes in novaPDF 7.7 build 391 (9-May-2013)
  • Fix: novaPDF Client module crashed sometimes when running a particular sample
  • Fix: Corrected GetFirstForm crash
  • New: New parameter (%2) for After Save actions
  • Update: Increased text watermarks size to 256 chars
  • Fix: Correction for PDF/A conversions (validation report errors for the OCProperties entry in Doc Catalog)
  • Fix: Image conversion corrections (radio buttons were not converted correctly, in certain cases also image color was different)
Changes in novaPDF 7.7 build 388 (14-Feb-2013)
  • Fix: Corrected GetFirstForm crash
  • Fix: Corrections for Excel and Word addins
  • Fix: Corrected overlay behavior when using the "Rotation" option
  • Fix: Corrected conversion errors for documents with symbolic fonts
Changes in novaPDF 7.7 build 387 (9-Oct-2012)
  • New: novaPDF is now fully compatible with Windows 8
  • Update: Various optimizations for image conversions
  • Fix: Corrections for Content field in email body configuration
  • Fix: Fixed several memory leaks
Changes in novaPDF 7.6 build 382 (16-May-2012)
  • Fix: Printing from Internet Explorer crashed in certain situations
  • Fix: Fixed the /InstallonlyNewerVer setup parameter
Changes in novaPDF 7.6 build 381 (10-May-2012)
  • Fix: Hid the silent installer taskbar icon for SDK (in silent mode)
  • Update: Changed the hash algorithm for image optimization
  • Fix: Conversion corrections for text with ColtFont font
  • Fix: Changed font names for subsetted fonts to have correct ANSI characters
  • Fix: GUI crashed when adding text watermarks in certain scenarios
  • Fix: Signature didn't work correctly in certain situations
Changes in novaPDF 7.6 build 379 (16-March-2012)
  • New: Added Macros for Text Watermarks (page number, date/time, doc/file/profile/user name, workstation, doc info)
  • New: Multiple copies of the same page/document can now be converted to a single PDF file (with or without Collate)
  • New: novaPDF can now be installed using parameters from a single setup configuration file (instead of using the parameters one by one)
  • Update: Optimized conversion when using Unicode fonts (i.e. documents in Tamil language are now accurately converted)
  • Fix: Corrected language selection depending on regional settings
  • Fix: For silent installations, a novaPDF icon was briefly shown in taskbar, now it won't show up anymore
Changes in novaPDF 7.5 build 378 (1-March-2012)
  • Fix: Corrections for converting Type1 fonts with custom embedding
  • Fix: Added a parameter for command line installation called PROGRAMFILES (X86)
  • Fix: The Save As dialog will always be on top of other windows
Changes in novaPDF 7.5 build 377 (18-January-2012)
  • Fix: Changed font names for subset fonts to have correct ANSI characters on documents containing Chinese fonts (printer update)
  • Fix: For fonts that didn't have italic characters, novaPDF calculated an angle for skewing that increased with every character, now is fixed (printer update)
  • Update: Modified text on About window and changed footer notice for unregistered versions (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.5 build 376 (22-November-2011)
  • Fix: /InstallOnlyNewwerversion when used with /DoNotAddPrinter
  • Fix: Conversion of rotated text in CAD drawings
  • Fix: Spooler crash when printing from IE9
  • Fix: Overlay error in some situations
  • Fix: Several memory leaks
  • Fix: Problem with grayscale conversion
Changes in novaPDF 7.5 build 373 (3-October-2011)
  • New: Add-in for Microsoft Publisher
  • New: Add-in for Microsoft Visio
  • Fix: Corrected bookmarks for the Microsoft Word add-in
  • Fix: Corrected behavior for Microsoft Word add-in when used from Outlook 2003
  • Fix: Conversion correction for overlay images
  • Fix: Corrected problem when converting files with long name
  • Fix: Minor corrections for PDF/A (CIDSets)
  • Fix: Corrected conversion from Visio when backgrounds were used
  • Fix: Fixed delete watermark message
  • Fix: Corrected behavior when appending using the add-in for Office
  • Fix: Corrected Terminal Services message for Desktop editions
Changes in novaPDF 7.4 build 370 (28-July-2011)
  • Fix: Added error message before starting printing if the option "Render print jobs on client computers" is checked (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected "Send email" option from advanced save dialog (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.4 build 369 (18-July-2011)
  • Fix: Corrected a problem when printing from Internet Explorer 9
  • Fix: Links in encrypted PDF files were sometimes damaged
  • Fix: Tiff files printed from PageMaker were not converted correctly
  • Fix: Corrected downsampling error for 8bpp images
  • Fix: novaPDF SDK setup cannot be run from command line anymore
  • Fix: Corrected SDK watermarks and bookmarks from Delphi
Changes in novaPDF 7.4 build 367 (9-June-2011)
  • Fix: The SDK setup cannot be run from command line anymore to avoid errors in distributing the SDK instead of the silent installer
  • Fix: Corrected the installation process on Windows XP (32-bit) when the x64 folder does not exist (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected the Append to PDF process on client computers (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected an overlay error with pages that have TrimBox (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.4 build 365 (1-June-2011)
  • New: Added new predefined page sizes (printer update)
  • Fix: Fixed some Print Spooler hangs on client restart on 32 bit Windows 7 computers (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.4 build 363 (2-May-2011)
  • New: Added /InstallOnlyNewerVer parameter for command line installations (printer update)
  • New: Added an option to cancel the print job (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected installation on Windows 2000 (printer update)
  • Fix: Correction for Greek character conversions (printer update)
  • Fix: Correction for rendering patterns (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.4 build 361 (1-April-2011)
  • Fix: Corrected usage of public profiles from the 32bit COM on x64 computers
  • Fix: Correction in the add-in for Microsoft Word, when filename contained Greek characters (printer update)
  • Fix: Owner password is required now in the Security tab on Save As dialog too (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.3 build 355 (15-December-2010)
  • New: Added full version info for startup application (novapdf.exe from the Program Files directory) to improve version detection for update managers (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected Type1 font subsetting (Monospac821 BT Type 1 font was not correctly embedded) (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected link detection behavior (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected emailing other attachment files having blank characters in filename (printer update)
  • Fix: If "Send email" option is selected with "Open email client", the email was not opened if no details were set for email receipient and body text (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.3 build 353 (1-December-2010)
  • New: Added an add-in for Microsoft PowerPoint (printer update)
  • Fix: Embed fonts' lists correction (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.2 build 351 (18-November-2010)
  • Fix: Corrected a crash when printing from Excel in special conditions (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected printing emails with long attachments from Lotus Notes (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected embed Type1 fonts (Print Spooler was crashing)
  • Fix: Corrected vertically written fonts conversion error (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.2 build 350 (26-October-2010)
  • New: Added PDF version 1.7 in the list of available versions (printer update)
  • Update: Change public profiles file name to not contain computer name (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.2 build 349 (22-October-2010)
  • New: Added back port monitor due to access problems for local ports (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.2 build 348 (19-October-2010)
  • Fix: Corrected Print Spooler hang on client computer restart (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.2 build 347 (14-October-2010)
  • New: Added /DoNotInstalService command line parameter
  • New: Added service for distribution of public profiles (printer update)
  • Update: Removed port monitor, now using a local port instead (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected some conversion errors for symbol characters (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.2 build 346 (7-October-2010)
  • Fix: Corrected usage of private profiles on client computers (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrected missing characters when printing from Publisher (printer update)
  • Fix: Optimized PDF size when overlaying with an jpeg image PDF file (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.2 build 345 (20-September-2010)
  • Fix: Corrected newlines in email body (printer update
  • Fix: Corrected save on network folders with a different user/password (printer update
  • Fix: Corrected A0, A1,... paper sizes on Vista and Windows 7 (printer update
  • Fix: Corrections for Excel images (printer update
  • Fix: Corrected installer crash when importing profiles (printer update
Changes in novaPDF 7.2 build 344 (7-September-2010)
  • New: Added macros for folder name in Save settings
  • New: Added Profile name macro for file and folder names
  • Fix: Fixed images from Excel 2010
Changes in novaPDF 7.1 build 343 (26-August-2010)
  • Fix: The temporary files after an append operation for desktop editions were not cleaned up, now they will be deleted (printer update)
  • Fix: A default profile was created each time profiles were imported, now default profiles aren't created during import (printer update)
  • Fix: "Prompt Save As dialog" "When file exists" offered to save the PDF in a different folder by default, instead of the original folder (printer update)
  • Fix: Corrections for the Romanian translation (printer update)
Changes in novaPDF 7.1 build 342 (28-July-2010)
  • Fix: When canceling the Select profile dialog, the print job would still run (printer update)
  • Fix: Appending to a PDF with bookmarks, while keeping the Enable Bookmark feature on, resulted in a spooler crash (printer update)
  • Fix: Signature generation error for large PDF files (printer update)
  • Fix: Crashes occured when creating PDF files with OpenType fonts and embedding those (printer update)
What’s New in novaPDF 7.1.341 (6-July-2010)
  • Update: Changed default high color compression to JPEG (printer update)
  • Update: Optimized the size of resulting PDFs after appending (PDF with images) (printer update)
  • Update: The add-in for Microsoft Office is by default docked (printer update)
  • Update: Optimized the size of resulting PDFs after appending (printer update)
  • Fix: Add-in for Excel cancelling processing when errors (printer update)
  • Fix: The dll for sending emails was not loaded on Windows 2000 (printer update)
  • Fix: Do not hang when printing Word documents with embedded files (printer update)
  • Fix: Install even if EnumPorts fails (printer update)
What’s New in novaPDF 7.1.336 (14-May-2010)
  • New: Add Hebrew language to user interface
  • Update: Optimized PDF file size for documents with Asian characters
  • Fix: Corrected selection on edit fields on Paper page (when pressing TAB the selection didn't switch correctly)
  • Fix: Compatible with Windows 2000 now (didn't work before)
  • Fix: Several corrections to the Add-in for Microsoft Office
  • Fix: Corrected usage of Default profile on clients when private profiles are not allowed
  • Fix: Watermark char "©" on Chinese systems is now printed correctly
  • Fix: Append/insert/overlay PDF files with security now work correctly
What’s New in novaPDF 7.1.334 (5-May-2010)
  • Fix: Corrected SetOptionEncString
  • Fix: Corrected ASP.Net sample
  • Update: Updated functions for new 7.1 development (changed watermarks functions and updated globals, samples)
What’s New in novaPDF 7.1.332 (12-April-2010)
  • New: Added visibility layers for watermarks
  • New: Added Document Creator option
  • New: Added Page Scaling options
  • New: Added option to remove PDF after emailing
  • New: Added Lithuanian language
  • Fix: Corrected OEM parameters (OEMSaveLocal)
  • Fix: Changed About tab for OEM printer
  • Fix: Changed default compression for high color images to zip
  • Fix: Rendering corrections (including outlined text)
  • Fix: Do not hang printer queue if client is not available (log off)
  • Fix: Fixed page orientation from Excel, Word, TextMaker and others on x64
  • Fix: Corrected PDF/A namespace
  • Fix: Fixed create new predefined form
  • Fix: Fixed platform string on About page
What’s New in novaPDF 7.0.330 (2-March-2010)
  • Fix: Corrected font left clipping
  • Fix: Fixed /HidePrinterPages
  • Fix: Fixed /NoInstallifExists - allow for all editions, not only for SDK
  • Fix: Unicode Innosetup - Unicode command line params
  • Fix: Use local time instead of system time for creation date and time
What’s New in novaPDF 7.0.329 (18-February-2010)
  • Fix: Corrected Danish language
  • Fix: Updated Korean language
  • Fix: If a printer exists with the same name and different driver, gets deleted before install
What’s New in novaPDF 7.0.327 (4-February-2010)
  • New: User interface translated in Malay
  • New: User interface translated in Thai
  • Fix: Conversion problem with page orientations in Word documents
  • Fix: 0 byte PDF files created when checking rights, now gets deleted and recreated
  • Fix: Licensing error mesage
What’s New in novaPDF 7.0.326 (27-January-2010)
  • Fix: Save dialog didn't show on top of other windows on Windows7 x64
  • Fix: Crash on Win7 x64 computers in some situations
  • New: Added "single computer" restriction to OEM licenses
  • New: Added the Signature page for HidePrinterPages parameter
What’s New in novaPDF 7.0.325 (19-January-2010)
  • Fix: Registered succesfully message box showing even if wrong key was entered (x64 computers)
  • Fix: Corrected duplicated fonts problem (virtual memory)
  • Fix: Solved a problem when printing images from Adobe Viewer
  • Fix: Registry handle leak
What’s New in novaPDF 7.0.323 (11-January-2010)
  • New: Added /RegisterCOMVer7
  • Fix: Corrected AddWatermarkImage2 parameter order problem
  • Fix: Fixed truetype fonts with SO_GLYPHINDEX_TEXTOUT
What’s New in novaPDF 7.0.322 (17-December-2009)
  • Fix: Removed "dual" from COM
  • Fix: Bug in signature operation (zero width and height)
What’s New in novaPDF 7.0.321 (4-December-2009)
  • Fix: Fixes for printing on some BitBlt raster operations
  • Fix: Unicode problem for symbol fonts (Windings)
What’s New in novaPDF 7.0 (12-November-2009)
  • New: Added option to digitally sign PDF files
  • New: Type1 fonts are now supported
  • New: Added a start page to allow quick access to create PDFs
  • New: Fully compatible with Windows 7
What’s New in novaPDF 6.4 (11-August-2009)
  • New: COM events are unique for each printer
  • New: Added "Allow change folder" option when saving the PDF file
  • New: Added options to forcefully embed licensed fonts
  • New: Uses local time instead of system time for PDF creation date and time
  • New: Added Danish language for the interface
  • New: New TypeLib for Delphi
  • Update: Moved the Advanced save options on the Profiles edit page
  • Fix: Corrected bug to keep the resolution set in preferences
  • Fix: Crash in spooler (when copying LastBitBlt info in ResetPDEV).
  • Fix: Corrected an error when editing email body text (Email page)
  • Fix: When printing from Adobe Reader some characters were not converted correctly (music notes)
  • Fix: Corrected crash occuring when showing error message box on PDF save
  • Fix: Fixed crash occuring when printing from ttf16.ocx (DrvEnablePDEV)
What’s New in novaPDF 6.3 (7-April-2009)
  • New: added a new parameter to the WaitForNovaEvent function
  • New: novaPDF can create now PDF/A-1b (RGB) compliant PDF files
  • Update: Optimized speed for PDF overlay process
  • Fix: removed the Register button and register text from the novaPDF for SDK printer
  • Fix: Corrected HelloWorld network sample
  • Fix: Corrected some crashes in COM when calling Watermark functions
  • Fix: OEM builds for Win32 and x64
  • Fix: corrected an error when printing files with big path or file name)
  • Fix: Corrected cross-ref-table format (20 bytes)
  • Fix: fixed a bug in extended save dialog
  • Fix: corrected "Show Save As dialog" option on x64 systems when printing from Win32 applications
What’s New in novaPDF 6.2 (25-February-2009)
  • New: Added "Stay on Top" option for the "Extended Save" and "Select profile" dialog windows
  • New: Added "Security" options in the "Change Options" window (shown when using Extended Save)
  • Fix: Corrected behavior when printing specific images from Google Chrome (32-bit bitmaps with alpha channel)
  • Fix: When printing from Crystal Reports the name of the PDF will not include "Crystal Reports - " anymore
  • Update: Optimized the PDF merging process (append/insert) for multiple print jobs
  • Update: Network sources are now accepted when selecting PDF files to overlay with
What’s New in novaPDF 6.1 (30-January-2009)
  • New: Added ASP.NET and Java samples
  • New: Added a Change Options button on the Advanced Save window that offers shortcuts to setting Document information, Graphics options and Email information
  • New: Added informational page in the start menu group (describes how to create pdf, register novaPDF, and contact options)
  • New: Added silent cancel printing (when pressing cancel from a Save As dialog printing stops immediately without other notices)
  • New: New character allowed in PDF filename (&)
  • Fix: Fixed image conversion (monochrome, grayscale, downsample) when printing from Internet Explorer
  • Fix: Corrected append PDF files error on x64 systems
  • Fix: Fixed crash on Vista x64 when closing Printing Preferences
What’s New in novaPDF 6.0 (2-December-2008)
  • Fix: Corrected watermark2 functions (string parameters)
  • Update: Hide pages for user interface
  • Update: Removed global variables
  • Update: New licensing (SEED) and updated EULA
  • Fix: Corrected automated registration from command line
  • Update: Overlay constants in samples, modified printer name