Raster Image Printer Releases

Released: Aug 3, 2022

Updates in 12.0.015

Features

  • Added new 'append to PDF' support for multi-paged PDF files. Multiple documents can now be printed and combined into a single multi-page PDF file.
  • Added new window state parameter to the RunCommand tool PNExec12.exe. Commands can now be launched as hidden, shown, minimized and other options.
  • Security updates and improvements.

Fixes

  • Fixed issue with creating PDF documents exceeding 2GB in file size.
  • Fixed issue with automatic licensing under Windows 7.
  • Removed external dependency on VC...

Released: May 25, 2022

Updates in 12.0.014

Features

  • Added support for undefined '%ENVIRONMENTVARIABLE%' which is used at the start of a path or file name. It is used in the Save, Filename Creator, Stamping, Run Commands, Email and Zip settings.
  • Added new RunCommand batch file 'PNRenameFilesSubString.bat' that allows you to rename the output filename using a substring of the original name.
  • Added new command line install options to remove application shortcuts, Dashboard, Print Management, Profile Manager, or Profile Editor features for...

Released: Mar 29, 2022

Updates in 12.0.013

Features

  • Notification messages for software updates and upcoming subscription renewals are now shown in the Microsoft Windows notification area, as well as in the Dashboard.

Fixes

  • Fixed issue where printing images with color and masking would cause memory fault errors.

Released: Feb 25, 2022

Updates in 12.0.012

Features

  • Added a built-in Email action which:
    • Allows you to send separate emails on successful or failed conversion.
    • Supports sending email using Microsoft Outlook or SMTP.
    • When using Outlook:
      • You can send an email silently or prompt before sending.
      • You can format the email using Outlook Templates (*.oft).
    • Allows you to email created files with option to attach as a single zip file.
    • Allows you set size limits and splitting options to control the the size of the emails plus attachments when...

Released: Jan 24, 2022

Updates in 12.0.011

Features

  • Added support for the following control strings:
    • NewFile.
    • OutputDir.
    • OutputFileName.
  • Added support for custom print job document name replacement strings to automatically remove or replace unwanted text inserted by the printing application.
  • Added support for a new style of printing - A Microsoft Windows 10 update replaced Photo Viewer with Windows 10 Photos Store app. Windows 10 Store apps like the Photos, Paint3D, Snip & Sketch are now creating two print jobs. With out this change...

Released: Jan 4, 2022

Updates in 12.0.010

Features

  • Added the ability to match version 11.0 output by allowing you to disable antialiasing and set the dithering method to Halftone in the profile Save Options section.
  • Improved speed of text extraction.
  • Updated rendering engine to change file creation speed to match or improve on the speed of previous versions.
  • Performance improvements and enhancements.

Fixes

  • Fixed performance issue with speed of document in the printer queue.
  • Fixed intermittent issue with COInitialize not being called...

Released: Nov 15, 2021

Updates in 12.0.009

Features

  • Added new Run Command states – Start of Job and End of Job, for calling custom commands.
  • Run Commands have been enhanced to allow for multiple commands to be set for each command state. Commands for each state are run in the order in which they are shown in the list.

Fixes

  • Updated text extraction documentation error on text file output name.
  • Fixed missing mutex on first file name to allow multiple print jobs access to the same file name or sequence.
  • Fixed issue with hidden profiles...

Released: Sep 30, 2021

Updates in 12.0.008

Features

  • Added the ability to turn anti-aliasing on or off when creating color, indexed or greyscale images.
  • Added the ability to promote personal profiles to a shared profile. A shared profile is visible to all users, like a system (global) profile.
  • Added the ability to lock, or force a printer to a profile using shared profiles. Administrator permissions required on the printer for this feature.

Fixes

  • Fixed issue with font glyphs not being read properly.
  • Fixed issue with registry keys left...

Released: Aug 4, 2021

Updates in 12.0.007

Features

  • All components have been re-signed with updated digital signatures.
  • Added a system profile for creating serialized, optimized color TIFF images.
  • Added new properties in PNSrv12Lib COM object for tracking converted pages and skipped blank pages.

Fixes

  • Fixed issue with script file DEVMODE section where Resolution= was not overriding the printer resolution.
  • Fixed issue with Profile Editor Save Icon not updating on Save with new or copied profiles.
  • Fixed issue where print jobs could stop...

Released: Jun 22, 2021

Updates in 12.0.006

Features

  • Added printing resolution to Printing Preferences dialog. This enables you to print documents, charts or diagrams at a resolution that matches the output resolution of the image/PDF being generated by the virtual image printer. This support enhances the quality of documents which are heavily dependent on line thicknesses or line weights. Useful for users printing AutoCAD drawings, land charts/maps and/or well logs.
  • Added new output resolution option for profiles to automatically match...