GroupDocs.Annotation for Java 20.2 Release Notes

This page contains release notes for GroupDocs.Annotation for Java 20.2
Breaking changes In this version we’re introducing new public API which was designed to be simple and easy to use. For more details about new API please check Migration Notes and Developer Guide sections.

Major Features

In this version Below the list of most notable changes in release of GroupDocs.Annotation for Java 20.2:

  • Ability to generate document page thumbnails 
  • Implemented ability to add ellipse annotation to different formats
  • Implemented angled watermarks for different formats
  • Implemented multi-paged TIFF annotation
  • Fixed errors in some methods in trial mode
  • Implemented link annotation in PDF, Presentations, Word formats
  • Fixed several bugs and issues

Full List of Issues Covering all Changes in this Release

KeySummaryIssue Type
ANNOTATIONNET-851Add Thumbnails of the selected documentFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-869 Implement ability to add ellipse annotation to PDFFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-870 Implement ability to add ellipse annotation to WordsFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-871 Implement ability to add ellipse annotation to PresentationsFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-872 Implement ability to add ellipse annotation to ImagesFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-873 Implement ability to add ellipse annotation to SpreadsheetsFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-876 Implement angled watermarks for PDFFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-877 Implement angled watermarks for PresentationsFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-897Implement working with multi-page TIFFFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-904  Add GetPage convert options for multi-page TIF / TIFFFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-905 Implement ability to add ellipse annotation to DiagramsFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-919 Implement angled watermarks for SpreadsheetsFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-920 Implement angled watermarks for ImagesFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-922 Implement angled watermarks for DiagramsFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-941Implement Link annotation for PresentationsFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-942Implement Link annotation for PDFFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-943Implement Link annotation for WordsFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-1011Add supporting another Presentations formats: PPTM, POTX, POTM, PPSMFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-1037Credit based billing for Metered licenseFeature
ANNOTATIONNET-964GetPdfFile method doesn’t implement converting documents with passwordImprovement
ANNOTATIONNET-843Only first page is saved in output when Multi-Tiff file is annotatedBug
ANNOTATIONNET-898Import annotations for Images doesn’t close streamBug
ANNOTATIONNET-899AnnotationImageHandler.GetDocumentInfo exception in trial modeBug
ANNOTATIONNET-914Annotation not apply if page number not defined in WordsBug
ANNOTATIONNET-918PenWidht and PenColor annotation properties can’t be applied in WordsBug
ANNOTATIONNET-923Comments can’t be set to shapes in PresentationsBug
ANNOTATIONNET-950Remove annotations fails with Spreadsheets documentBug
ANNOTATIONNET-952Documents with password are not converted to PDFBug
ANNOTATIONNET-963GetPdfFile method returns broken fileBug
ANNOTATIONNET-965ImportAnnotations method doesn’t close source stream for TIFF filesBug
ANNOTATIONNET-986Issue with getting document info in trial modeBug
ANNOTATIONNET-987Export annotations to tiff file issueBug
ANNOTATIONNET-986Issue with getting document info in trial modeBug
ANNOTATIONNET-987Export annotations to tiff file issueBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1142 Text annotation doesn’t add in XLS fileBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1164 Annotating an empty cellBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1165 Cannot add text annotation into XLS fileBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1171 Annotation added in wrong place in XLS fileBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1176 Null pointer exception while annotating TIFF fileBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1215 DocumentType is nullBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1216 Cannot get file not from a storage pathBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1244Cannot open doc with passwordBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1248 Cannot remove polyline annotation in pptx fileBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1249 Wrong top position for text annotation in pptxBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1250 Cannot add text replacement annotation in word fileBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1251 Comments for distance annotation don’t save in word fileBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1252 Text replacement annotation looks like a strikeoutBug
ANNOTATIONJAVA-1253 Cannot open file without licenseBug