LEADTOOLS Imaging Pro SDK Releases

Released: Aug 25, 2020

Updates in v21

Features

New in LEADTOOLS Imaging Engine

  • Xamarin Camera
    • Added control of preview size and frame rate.
  • New Image Processing Functions
    • Extract Object - Extracts connected groups of pixels from an image.
    • Canny Edge Detector.
    • Forms Field Detector.
  • Updates to Formats
    • Optimized memory usage for J2K format.
    • Expanded J2K support to include some files that do not follow the specification.
    • Added support to load 8-bit TIFF and PNG files with 8-bit alpha for transparency.
    • Added support for ANSI, UTF7, UTF...

Released: Mar 13, 2019

Updates in V20 (March 2019 release)

Features

  • Document SDK
    • Expanded Document Formats in Linux and MacOS
      LEAD has expanded its support of Microsoft Office formats with Linux and MacOS native libraries. Also, LEADTOOLS is now leveraging the WebKit browser engine to handle HTML files on Linux and MacOS systems to ensure the resulting output is exactly what the user expects.
  • Xamarin
    • Xamarin Camera Control
      Developers writing cross-platform mobile applications now have the LEADTOOLS Xamarin Camera Control in their arsenal. This Xamarin...

Released: Jun 19, 2018

Updates in V20 (June 2018 release)

Features

File Formats

  • Custom margins for XLSX and RTF
  • Added options for choosing the page size and order when rasterizing and splitting large spreadsheets into multiple pages
  • New multiplatform RTF engine with improved rendering and speed
  • AFP file format on Linux

Additional Toolkit Enhancements

  • New mechanisms for controlling how and where temp files are used including memory-only mode for secure applications that restrict disk access

Released: Jan 24, 2018

Updates in V20

Features

New Platforms:
Developers can now write a unified code base and simultaneously target even more platforms and devices falling under the ever-broadening .NET Standard umbrella.

  • .NET Framework - Windows
  • .NET Standard
    • .NET Core - Windows, Linux, and macOS
    • Xamarin - iOS, Android, and UWP
    • UWP (Universal Windows Platform)

New in Imaging Engine:

  • New Image Processing Functions.
    • Wiener Filter.
    • Edge Enhancement.
  • Additional updates to the Imaging Engine.
    • Background color detection in document...

Released: Mar 28, 2017

Updates in v19 (March 2017 Release)

Features

  • Fully compatible with Visual Studio 2017

Released: Jun 23, 2016

Updates in v19

Updates in v19

LEAD Technologies Releases LEADTOOLS Version 19 for OS X, iOS, and Android.

Upgraded OCR, Barcode, and Document Writers
Developers gain access to vastly upgraded OCR and Barcode technologies. Additionally, the Document Writers, which are used by the OCR engine to save document formats, have been updated to bolster format support, including the addition of PDF and DOCX formats. Using Version 19 OCR as a foundation, LEADTOOLS mobile developers now have access to LEADTOOLS Driver's...

Released: Jan 15, 2015

Updates in this release

Updates in v19

  • New file format support including MSG, PST, EML and DNG.
  • JavaScript scanning.
  • Improved paint performance for WinForms and JavaScript.
  • Added support for new drawing engines including GDI/GDI+, SVG and XAML
  • WinRT and Windows Phone components now support version 8.1.

Released: Feb 18, 2014

Updates in this release

Updates in V18

  • Rebuilt and re-certified WinRT libraries for Windows 8.1.
  • Added support for Microsoft TypeScript to the LEADTOOLS JavaScript libraries.
  • New HTML5/JavaScript Image Processing Demo.
  • Added support for reading ICC profiles from PSD files.
  • Added support for Grayscale PGM and DNG file formats.

Released: Feb 18, 2014

Updates in this release

Updates in V18

  • Rebuilt and re-certified WinRT libraries for Windows 8.1.
  • Added support for Microsoft TypeScript to the LEADTOOLS JavaScript libraries.
  • New HTML5/JavaScript Image Processing Demo.
  • Added support for reading ICC profiles from PSD files.
  • Added support for Grayscale PGM and DNG file formats.

Released: Jan 31, 2013

Updates in this release

Updates in V18

LEADTOOLS Anywhere

  • Extend LEADTOOLS Imaging SDKs to every major development platform including WinRT, iOS, OS X, Android and Linux.
  • All core LEADTOOLS imaging technology is natively supported in each of these platforms, including viewing, annotation and markup, OCR, OMR, forms processing, 1D and 2D barcode, PDF, DICOM and support for 150+ file formats and 200+ image processing functions.

LEADTOOLS Imaging Pro

  • HTML5 and JavaScript viewing, formating and image processing is now...