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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.

Universal Document Converter 6.6 is ready to Capture Documents as PDF and Image files

The new version of Universal Document Converter is 100% compatible with Microsoft Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2016. It also includes noticeable improvements in PDF and JPEG creation algorithms.

Convert DWG to PDF with FolderMill and Universal Document Converter!

Users of FolderMill now can convert AutoCAD DWG, DXF and Solidworks documents to PDF, JPG, TIFF, or PNG formats. It was made possible by using FolderMill in combination with the virtual printer Universal Document Converter.

Universal Document Converter 6.5 is now compatible with Windows 10!

Although Microsoft Windows 10 is expected to be released in late 2015, Universal Document Converter 6.5 is ready for the upcoming platform compatibility challenges!

How to Convert PDF to JPG via the Command Line?

Let us describe two options for converting PDF to JPG in batch mode. The first one is by using Adobe Reader in combination with a virtual printer. The second option implies the use of the command line by means of the 2JPEG software.

Convert any Documents to PDF with Universal Document Converter 6.4

fCoder Group, Inc. has released the updated version of Universal Document Converter – version 6.4. Among the innovations announced is the totally redesigned PDF creator engine which produces searchable PDF files much faster.

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  • Elena Watson, PhD

    Russia

    «Universal Document Converter allows me to turn either the whole document or parts of it into a picture, thus ensuring that the end result will not be distorted and will appear exactly as intended.»