GdPicture.NET Document Imaging SDK description
Full-Featured & Royalty Free Document Imaging Toolkits for .NET
Suite of Full-Featured & Royalty Free Document Imaging Toolkits delivered as .NET components enabling developers to compose, display, capture, edit and print documents into they Dot Net applications.
With GdPicture.NET your programs will be able to display documents, acquire image from TWAIN scanners, make image processing, perform optical characters recognition and many other features covering all mainstream areas of document imaging.
Here are some key features of "GdPicture.NET Document Imaging SDK":
· Thread Safe!
· Read, Edit and Write PDF documents from file or memory Stream.
· Add / Extract Bitmaps and Fonts from PDF files
· Add / Extract text for PDF files.
· DigiSign PDF documents
· Rasterize PDF pages to bitmap
· Merge / Split PDF documents.
· Read and Write XMP annotation for PDF and image files
· Make sophisticated annotations such as highlighted regions, free-hand, rubber stamps, sticky notes, connected lines, embedded images, polygons, text, etc
· Burn annotations on any document.
· Compatible with X-copy deployment.
· Full support for Unicode.
· Load/Save images in more than 90 formats.
· Load/Save images & PDFs on FTP & HTTP servers.
· Import/Export images from DIB, RAW, GDI+ Bitmap, HBitmap, HICON, IPicture, .NET Stream, String data, and Byte array data.
· Copy/Paste images from the clipboard.
· Create images from screen capture.
· Display Bitmap and Metafiles.
· Display PDF.
· Full featured Thumbnail Viewer Control is provided to generate & display thumbnails from folders, Bitmap, PDF, Multipage image...
· Full PDF Bookmarks & Hyperlinks support.
· Create highlighted regions within a document viewer.
· Mouse tools for document viewing include: Area selection, Pan, Page change, Zoom-in, and Zoom-out.
· Print Images & PDFs with complete control over the printing process and using a fully-featured printing dialog box.
· Manipulate multi-page TIFF images (insert, remove and swap pages).
· Manipulate animated GIF images (insert, remove and swap frames, set a frame delay & disposal method.).
· Convert an image from one bit-depth to another.
· Draw more than 30 different barcode types on an image, including 25i, EAN13, 3 of 9 and code 128 (view complete list).
· Perform OCR on a full page or on an area of a page, using the optional GdPicture Tesseract Plugin.
· Recognize more than 20 industrial 1D barcodes using the optional GdPicture 1D Barcode Recognition Plugin.
· Recognize 2D DataMatrix barcodes using the optional GdPicture DataMatrix Barcode Recognition Plugin.
· Recognize Template and do Optical Mark Recognition (OMR) the optional GdPicture Forms Processing Plugin.
· Draw shapes such as lines, ellipses, circles, Beziers, curves and polygons.
· Draw text in a wide range of styles.
· Supports all TWAIN 2.1 & WIA features for image acquisition.
· Sophisticated Document Image Processing.
· Directly access bits of an image.
· Manage the color palette of an image.
· Quantize & reduce the colors of an image.
· Rotate, mirror & flip images.
· Rotate images by hundredths of a degree.
· Read and write Metadata such as EXIF tags, Thumbnail tags, GPS tags and IPTC tags.
· Create high-quality image thumbnails.
· Apply color mapping and ICC profiles to RGB and CMYK images.
· Automatically remove the borders of an image (auto border removal for bitonal & color image).
· Auto-Deskew an image.
· Punch Hole removal filter.
· Change the brightness, saturation, contrast, and gamma of an image.
· Apply filters and effects (emboss, blur, edge enhance, auto-contrast).
· Clean up an image (despeckle bitonal images, remove lines and noise, repair characters).
· Select a region of an image for processing (Region Of Interest).
· Merge and overlay images with full transparency support.
· Combine images using specific operators; And, Or, Xor, Min, Max, Abs, Multiply, Divide.
· Read, Write, Edit, Digisign PDF & PDF/A files with compression, shapes, text and encryption.
· Extract text from a PDF (full page content or the text within a specific area).
· Extract Bitmap from a PDF.
· Search PDFs for a given text string.
· Generate searchable PDFs with JBIG2 compression from scanners, images or existing PDF files.
· Perform automatic document recognition using GdPicture ADR Technology.
· Lot of samples are provided in C# and VB.NET.
· WPF sample included.
· A COM compatible version is also provided, with visual basic 6 sample.
· .NET Framework
· 30 days trial
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· Improved non GUI thread TWAIN scanning behavior.
· Battery of minor bug fixes.