Aspose.Words for Java Releases

Released: Jun 14, 2021

Updates in V21.6


  • Added API that allows you to change the color of chart category series.
  • Added support for rendering DrawingML, InkML and ContentPart.
  • Added the ability to change the color of chart series.
  • Added the ability to create scatter charts with lines.
  • Added the ability to always generate an object for an XML root element in LINQ Reporting Engine.
  • Added the ability to get/set Asian character spacing properties.
  • Added storeItemChecksum get/set method.
  • Added Fill.PresetTextured() method.
  • Added the...

Released: May 7, 2021

Updates in V21.5


  • Added the ability to export vector images to SVG when saving a document to HTML.
  • Added documentation for Java Media Framework on JDK 11 (Java Development Kit 11).
  • LINQ Reporting Engine - Added the ability to customize restrictions on dynamic cell merging.
  • Added the ability to use PDF annotations to display user comments.
  • Added support for StylisticSet attribute in the document model.
  • Added new methods to set checked and unchecked symbol for StructuredDocumentTag.
  • Added MailMerge...

Released: Apr 9, 2021

Updates in V21.4


  • Added an ability to remove unused built-in styles.
  • Added more properties/methods to StructuredDocumentTagRangeStart Class.
  • Added the ability to save user specified page ranges when saving to flow formats.
  • Improved list item padding simulation in HTML list writer.
  • Added “IsDecorative” flag for DML shapes.
  • Improved support for large files.


  • Saving DOCX to PDF with Arabic font issue.
  • should take outputStream.
  • Document.getRange().replace() with...

Released: Mar 10, 2021

Updates in V21.3


  • Added font fill property.
  • Added support for MERGESEQ fields.
  • Added bool FontSettings.SetFontsFolder overload.
  • Added the ability to read StructuredDocumentTagRangeStart content.
  • Added the ability to remove styles from Style Gallery.
  • LINQ Reporting Engine
    • Added support for SelectMany extension method.
    • Added support for Select extension method.
    • Added support for dynamic cell merging in both directions simultaneously.


  • Document.updateFields throws java.lang.NullPointerException on MAC...

Released: Feb 9, 2021

Updates in V21.2


  • Added support for dynamically adding combobox and dropdown list items in LINQ Reporting Engine.
  • You can now extract visible plain text from OLE objects.
  • Added a save option to mimic Microsoft Word behavior for created, modified and printed dates.
  • Added option to export document images to HTML as SVG format.
  • Added the ability to move to a particular character inside paragraphs.
  • PdfDocumentReaderPlugin now mirrors Hebrew text.
  • Added support for rendering DrawingML 3D effects.
  • Improved...

Released: Jan 5, 2021

Updates in V21.1


  • Added support for “cold” rendering of OOXML SmartArt (Diagrams).
  • Added the ability to create Move revisions.
  • Added IImageSavingCallback into MarkdownSaveOptions.
  • LINQ Reporting Engine - Added support for section breaks inside data bands and conditional blocks.
  • Added a field to the Node class so a user can store custom meta-data in an Aspose.Words Document model.
  • Added the ability to bookmark a table’s column.
  • Added the ability to get or set cell vertical alignment using TableStyle...

Released: Dec 9, 2020

Updates in V20.12


  • Added the ability to insert style separator using DOM.
  • LINQ Reporting Engine - Added the ability to import styles from a dynamically inserted document.
  • Added option to perform memory optimization while loading document.
  • Added the ability to export inserted SVG as SVG in media folder.
  • Added access to common StructuredDocumentRangeStart properties.
  • Improved support for macros including read/add/delete/import/edit.
  • ManualLayout settings in dataLabel extLst are now taken into account...

Released: Nov 13, 2020

Updates in V20.11


  • Document.SpellingChecked and Document.GrammarChecked properties have been exposed publicly.
  • Charts data points API has been extended.
  • Added basic support for rendering fonts with legacy Arabic encodings.
  • Added table row wrapping around floaters.


  • Different scales of the image watermark.
  • Comment.getDateTime(), DigitalSignature.getSignTime() returns date plus current time zone.
  • JAI + non-Oracle JRE incompatibility: jpegfactory fails with com.sun.* exception.
  • RTF can’t load ImageData...

Released: Oct 23, 2020

Updates in V20.10


  • Added the ability to export non-sequential pages to rendered formats.
  • Added support for CHM format.
  • Released first version of SmartArt Cold Rendering.
  • Improved text effects rendering in Microsoft .NET Standard.
  • Added support for exporting specific pages to PDF.
  • Added the ability to insert OLE as ‘Package’ and insert correct document type icon.
  • Added the ability to bind or get mapped XML data (CustomXmlPart) with/from StructuredDocumentTagRangeStart.
  • Added the option to mark images as...

Released: Sep 16, 2020

Updates in V20.9


  • Added the ability to get all possible culture tables for compatibility with Microsoft Windows/Microsoft .NET generated documents.
  • Added the ability to apply font formatting to the FormField as a whole.
  • Added the ability to pass correct border parameters through Words-HTML-Words roundtrip.
  • Added the ability to remove template references from a Microsoft Word document.
  • Added support for footnotes when loading PDF documents.
  • Added support for rendering metafiles with EMF+ containers...