NEWSLETTER NO 24 - September 2013
Thank you for continuing to support
After a long wait, we are pleased to announce the official
release of PDFing
version 5, which you may download from: http://www.pdfing.com/down/pdfing5setup.msi
will install over your copy of PDFing v3 / v4 and it will
your existing configuration and license-keys. Because the "Queue" files
will be re-organized to make PDFing v5 less
vulnerable to anti-virus software, you cannot reinstall v4 unless you first delete
the \PDFing\Queue directory and all its sub-directories. Therefore,
before installing v5, you
should make a backup copy of both the existing \PDFing\Queue and the
\PDFing\Markup directories. Please read the upgrade notes at: http://www.pdfing.com/v5upgrade.html
PDFing v5 has the following new features::
have also improved the ease of use, speed and the appearance of PDFing. Please see our web-page
features of PDFing V5
for more detail. We
regret the fact that much of our documentation needs updating, this is
something that will be rectified in the next month or two. Meanwhile,
you can contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be very pleased to help you
- SSL/TSL connection to
- Connection to two SMTP
servers and the ability to select a
particular server for an email.
- Faster emailing on most
- Hard copy printing now
runs in a separate thread.
- Extra controls for hard
copy printing parameters.
- Conversion to Excel
2007 (.xlsx) files. (NT service only)
- Conversion to PDF/A
(1-b) standard files. (NT service only)
- Can use PDF files as
- Can attach additional
file(s) of any kind to email.
- Application of font
changes and graphic images can be
conditioned by the text in spooled-file pages.
- Support for bar-code
font (code 39 and code 128) check-sums
on [Font] pages. (NT service only)
Please note that, if
all your license-keys were issued before 8th February
2011, PDFing v5 will only work in "un-licensed"
not proceed with installation unless you have an upgrade, or
Service license-key issued on or after 8th February
should apply your Upgrade or NT Service license-key before v5
installation or as soon as the installation is complete. See http://www.pdfing.com/slicense.html
which describes how the upgrade key is applied. If all your
license-codes were issued before 18th
please do not proceed with
installation until have purchased a V5 upgrade license-key
(300547512) issued on or after 18th February 2009. You should apply the
upgrade license-key before v5 installation or as soon as the
installation is complete.
License-keys can be purchased from our page on the "share-it" e-commerce web site.
are always pleased to
hear from you, particularly about your ideas and
suggestions for improving PDFing. Contact us at: email@example.com
- Upgrade license-key
- Upgrade to V5
- NT service license-key
David Fowle and Jane Hearn