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fCoder Releases a New 2PDF, Major Update 2.0

Create PDF files from Word, Excel, PowerPoint, RTF, TXT, images, CAD drawings, and other documents. 2PDF is a professional CMD tool for conversion to PDF that can suit document workflows of any company.

2Printer 8.0 – Major Update of Command Line Software for Batch Printing

2Printer – fCoder software for batch printing from the command line was upgraded to version 8.0. It now has a new ability to print Word, Excel, and Outlook files without MS Office, new supported formats, ability to print web pages, and more.

How to Print Word Docs if You Don’t Have Word

How to print documents without Word, Microsoft 365 (formerly known as Office 365, Microsoft Office) or other office suites quickly and effortlessly? Here are three solutions to simplify these processes – using a desktop app, server-side software, and a file converter.

Add Text or Image Watermark in Batch Mode with DocuFreezer 3.2

Add custom watermarks using text or images and batch convert files at the same time with the new DocuFreezer 3.2! The new DocuFreezer can watermark your docs or photos with custom text and built-in macros –⁠ try the latest version along with this and other features.

fCoder 2Printer 7.1 – Command Line Batch Print Tool Gets a New Update

2Printer – command line software for automated document printing – was updated to ver. 7.1. It has 9 new features, better performance, improved processing of Excel, PDF, CAD drawings, and more.

Color management options, auto-crop feature, bookmarking, and more – in FolderMill 4.8

The time has come for the new FolderMill 4.8 by fCoder! Now you can manage color better for printing or prepress, create bookmarks in PDF, use the new auto-crop feature, and more.

New Post Processing Actions, Improved Single Print Job Mode, and More – in Print Conductor 7.1

Batch print multiple documents effectively with the newly released Print Conductor 7.1. Now you can copy, move, or delete files automatically after printing and take advantage of improved Single print job mode and other features.

fCoder Releases a Major Update 9.0 for 2TIFF

fCoder releases 2TIFF 9.0 command-line tool – with new supported formats, overhauled processing core, 10 new features, and improved creating multipage TIFFs from various files.

Printing to PDF from Command Line with fCoder 2Printer 7.0

Automate virtual printing to PDF via command line with 2Printer 7.0! 2Printer, a CMD utility that works via command line interface, was updated to ver. 7.0. With 2Printer and UDC, you can print multiple documents to PDF using commands, scripts, or batch files.

New Printer Monitoring Software by fCoder is Out Now

PrintVisor is a new utility designed to monitor the work of printers in a business environment. Providing real-time data, it lets you remotely monitor printing devices and informs you when consumables – ink cartridges and toner supplies – are running out.

fCoder Releases a New Update 4.7 for FolderMill

fCoder has released FolderMill 4.7 – with new features for ZPL and CAD files, overhauled processing core, more functionality, and improved logging system.

fCoder Releases Print Conductor 7.0 with 7 New Features for Streamlined Batch Printing

fCoder released Print Conductor 7.0 – with a better interface, new smart processing core, faster printing of Word and PDF files, and 7 completely new features.

fCoder 2PDF – a Command Line Alternative to Universal Document Converter

Batch convert Microsoft Office documents, BMP, GIF, TGA, TIFF and other images to PDF or PDF/A using command line interface! 2PDF is a new command line alternative to Universal Document Converter. It can save files as PDF using CMD commands, scripts or on schedule.

DocuFreezer Gets a New Big Update – Version 3.0

OCR text in your documents, scans, and images with new DocuFreezer! The latest major update 3.0 also increases the file conversion speed and has many other improvements and fixes as well.

Convert to Searchable PDF & Add Watermark with New Universal Document Converter 6.8

Add a watermark to searchable PDF with new Universal Document Converter 6.8. Now you can create searchable PDF documents from any text-based files and automatically place your own logo, watermark or text onto them within just a few steps!

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Universal Document Converter 6.7 – convert to PDF easily!

Universal Document Converter 6.7 was released. We made certain bug fixes, such as for appending documents to multipage bitmapped PDF file and other improvements to make UDC a better version of itself

IT with a Human Face: History of PDF Format Development

When PDF was created its initial purpose was to make offices paper-free, or “green”. Now it is widely used to make a copy of a document that will look identical to the original and will “photocopy” the final product. Let’s look deeper into the history of PDF Format Development.

Robert Gaskins

IT with a Human Face: The History of PowerPoint Development

PowerPoint has come a long way from its initial release several years ago. Today, PowerPoint is synonymous with presentations and can include graphics, videos, SmartArt and more. It also integrates with other Microsoft Office applications, making it very useful for anyone that needs to give a speech or presentation.

IT with a Human Face: History of Microsoft Excel

In general, people are divided into two categories: some enjoy Excel tremendously and cannot imagine their lives without it and the others hate it to the same extent. Let’s try and figure out the reason for these feelings and differences in attitude.

Charles Simonyi

IT with a Human Face: Microsoft Word Document File Anthropology

Let’s take a less official and less technical look at Microsoft Word format and try to understand why it became so popular, and what takes place behind the curtains.

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    David Laramee

    Orlando, FL

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