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The PDF at its 20-th Birthday

Did you know that the PDF is turning 20 this year? PDF has undergone various modifications and updates since its invention in the early 1990s. We invite you to join us in celebrating the 20th birthday of PDF. And we have a little gift for you – you will find it at the end of this article :-)

Universal Document Converter 5.8 now Supports Microsoft Windows 8.1!

fCoder Group, Inc. presents Universal Document Converter 5.8. This new version is compatible with Microsoft Windows 8.1 and contains several fixes as requested by customers.

Universal Document Converter 5.7 and Printing a List of Documents

fCoder Group presents Universal Document Converter 5.7. The new version of the program features numerous fixes and enhancements suggested by users.

Universal Document Converter 5.6 Works with Citrix!

fCoder Group has released Universal Document Converter 5.6. This new version can be shared in a Citrix environment and includes several improvements requested by customers.

Huffman Coding – Base of JPEG Image Compression

Huffman coding can be used to compress all sorts of data. It is an entropy-based algorithm that relies on an analysis of the frequency of symbols in an array.

PACKBITS – Lossless Compression Method in TIFF Files

This article focuses on PACKBITS, a lossless data compression technique.

Universal Document Converter 5.5 is Compatible with Microsoft Office 2013!

fCoder Group is introducing Universal Document Converter 5.5. This new version is compatible with Microsoft Office 2013. It also contains several improvements as requested by customers.

Free Online Services vs. Regular Software

Online services are technology of the future. The advantages are obvious, but there are some pitfalls which will try to describe below. So, does that make sense to change regular software for the free online service?

Use Paperless Workflow to Save Money, Time and Nature!

Universal Document Converter lets users easily transfer any documents to a single standard (for example, PDF) without the need to use paper for printing archive copies. Moreover, shifting to a paperless document management system lets you instantly exchange documents online or via e-mail, as well as to manage a document archive even without using special software.

Convert Multipage TIFF to JPEG

Converting multipage TIFF documents into JPEGs is a common task that will be encountered by many users who work with these two formats. Despite TIFF’s continued use in imaging applications, these files cannot be displayed by web browsers , and thus must be converted to a web-friendly format like JPEG.

Why is it Better to Send PDF, JPEG or TIFF Files by E-mail, Rather than Word, Excel, Visio or AutoCAD?

Incompatibility of software versions between colleagues and clients can be a major problem when exchanging documents. This problem can be solved by sharing documents in a format that is platform-independent.

Universal Document Converter 5.4 Now Supports Windows 8!

fCoder Group is introducing Universal Document Converter 5.4. This new version is compatible with Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. It also contains several improvements as requested by customers.

Why Convert Documents to JPEG?

JPEG is a universal format that can be easily opened on any device: from a desktop or laptop computer to an e-reader or mobile phone. The universal nature of the format provides the confidence that you will be able to open and view your document without much hassle and without installing any additional software. Besides, storing documents in the JPEG format protects them from editing and direct copying.

Printing to JPG with Ease

Converting documents, tables, and charts to JPG format makes them completely versatile. Every modern computer (and even a smart phone!) has special software installed to view this file type, so you can – once and for all – solve the problem of data compatibility for your customers and yourself!

Universal Document Converter 5.3 is Ready!

fCoder Group is introducing Universal Document Converter 5.3. This version contains several improvements for features we previously implemented in Versions 5.0, 5.1 and 5.2.

Streamline Engineering Workflow with Universal Document Converter

Universal Document Converter boosts engineering companies’ productivity by simplifying repetitive tasks and offering reliable protection for valuable intellectual property.

Universal Document Converter 5.2 is Ready!

fCoder Group is introducing Universal Document Converter 5.2. The new version now implements a quick document conversion functionality using a toolbar that plugs into office applications. In addition, it offers more sophisticated capabilities for conversion to PDF, and the program API’s performance has been improved.

FolderMill Document Imaging Software

Employees in many companies frequently need to convert documents among different formats. The requirement to convert various documents to PDF or images of different types (JPG, TIFF, etc.) is especially frequent. FolderMill will help set up a document imaging service.

FolderMill: a Component in Building a Paperless Office

FolderMill software can become an important component in a paperless office system. It can support the conversion of the full range of documents in different formats to a single format for subsequent processing. Without this, one could not even conceive of a paperless office.

New Software to Automate Document Conversion

fCoder Group presents Folder Mill and Print Conductor – software programs designed for converting documents and automating conversion tasks.

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  • Elizabeth Kotaeva

    Copywriter from Russia

    «At the present moment, I can already say that the use of Universal Document Converter has raised the return on orders that were not paid for in advance by approximately 30%!»