DevExpress Office File API Releases

Released: Sep 12, 2019

Updates in 19.1.6

Fixes

ASPxSpreadsheet

  • An .XLS document that contains formulas with the MINIFS function is corrupted after resaving
  • Filter fields that are not included into the Page/Column/Row pivot area are ignored if these are slicers in the workbook
  • The GETPIVOTDATA function isn't calculated properly when the page field and its visible item are specified as function arguments

DXRichEdit for WPF

  • Performance - Search operates slowly if the FindAll method is consequently called several times
  • Performance is low...

Released: Aug 1, 2019

Updates in 19.1.5

Fixes

PDF Document API

  • DirectX Rendering - InvalidOperationException is thrown on rendering specific documents.
  • Metafile - A metafile containing a clip region with a path is exported incorrectly.
  • Parsing - A "CID Type 2" font with the corrupted font file data stream cannot be parsed.

PDF Processing (Common)

  • JPX - Big images are decoded slowly.
  • Metafile - An unsupported metafile is converted to an image with low resolution.
  • Rendering - OutOfMemoryException is thrown while drawing large JPX images...

Released: Jun 20, 2019

Updates in 19.1.4

Fixes

Spreadsheet Document API

  • An XLSX document with shared printing settings cannot be opened
  • ArgumentOutOfRangeException occurs on an attempt to copy formatting using the Range.CopyFrom method if the source range equals the target range
  • NullReferenceException is thrown on the AutoFit method call if the DevExpress.Utils.AzureCompatibility.Enable property is set to true
  • NullReferenceException occurs on an attempt to print a specific document containing the long text in cells
  • System...

Released: May 16, 2019

Updates in 19.1

Features

.NET Core Support

  • DevExpress Office File API v19.1 supports .NET Standard 2.0/.NET Core 2.1 (LTS) or higher. You can now use the Office File API components in your ASP.NET Core web application to perform various document-processing tasks. Read, write and print rich-text documents and spreadsheets or generate and modify PDF files. All Office File API .NET Core packages are available in the DevExpress NuGet Gallery.

PDF Document API

  • Predefined CMaps for CID Fonts Support - With this...

Released: Apr 25, 2019

Updates in 18.2.8

Fixes

PDF Document API

  • Text Extraction - Extracted text is excessively normalized in specific cases

Spreadsheet Document API

  • A document becomes corrupted after a row is inserted in the zero position
  • Inserting a hyperlink with the IsExternal flag set to False corrupts the document
  • Line breaks are ignored when text is formated in a shape
  • The Spreadsheet's chart engine determines an axis data type incorrectly

Word Processing Document API

  • A cell border color is inherited from the table's properties...

Released: Mar 13, 2019

Updates in 18.2.7

Fixes

PDF Document API

  • API - The PdfDocument.Bookmarks.RemoveAt method does not remove a bookmark.
  • Merge - An interactive form without fields shouldn't be appended.
  • Usability - Provide a method to check if a certain point belongs to a PdfOrientedRectangle.
  • Usability - Provide a method to get a word by a document position.

Spreadsheet Document API

  • A specific document with a group of shapes cannot be opened.
  • Documents containing comments cannot be properly loaded in Excel Android/iOS.

Word...

Released: Feb 12, 2019

Updates in 18.2.6

Fixes

PDF Document API

  • API - The PdfDocument.Bookmarks.RemoveAt method does not remove a bookmark.

Word Processing Document API

  • ArgumentOutOfRangeException on an attempt to export a specific document to PDF.
  • InvalidCastException on an attempt to define the Shape.RotationAngle property when the static AzureCompatibility property is enabled.

Released: Jan 24, 2019

Updates in 18.2.5

Fixes

Spreadsheet Document API

  • A specific document containing a pivot chart and a predefined pivot style cannot be loaded
  • A worksheet is copied incorrectly if a source workbook has different color scheme
  • The AutoFitRows method may cause the 'Row height should be between 0 and 409' exception under specific conditions

Word Processing Document API

  • RichEditDocumentServer and SnapDocumentServer produce corrupted OpenXml under a non-default locale
  • The "A generic error occurred in GDI+." exception is...

Released: Dec 20, 2018

Updates in 18.2.4

Fixes

Excel Export Library

  • It is impossible to reorder a worksheet while constructing a document

Spreadsheet Document API

  • A Pie with a different number of arguments and values and a Combination chart with a series without arguments on the secondary axis are rendered incorrectly
  • Cell formatting is not removed after calling the Worksheet.DeleteCells method in DevExpress.Spreadsheet.DeleteMode.ShiftCellsUp mode
  • Cell formatting may be incorrectly pasted to the target cell range when the latter is...

Released: Nov 8, 2018

Updates in 18.2

Features

PDF Document API

  • DirectX Rendering - DirectX rendering was first introduced in May 2018 as a community technology preview (CTP). This update marks its official release. DirectX Rendering is now used as the default rendering engine.
  • Visual Signatures - With this release, you can sign a document with a visual signature.

Spreadsheet Document API

  • Shape API - This new API allows you to create new shapes, connect and group shapes, change a shape’s fill and outline settings, add text to a...