GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET 17.4.0 Release Notes

Major Features

There are 11 new features, improvements and fixes in this regular monthly release. The most notable are:

  • Introduced new method for retrieving basic metadata of the source document
  • Improved handling of extension-less urls
  • Improved to HTML conversions
  • Improved HTML to Cells conversions
  • Fixed 3 bugs

Full List of Issues Covering all Changes in this Release

KeySummaryCategory
CONVERSIONNET-1810Implement method for getting extended document informationNew Feature
CONVERSIONNET-1835Convert Html to Cells improvementsImprovement
CONVERSIONNET-1845Convert Cad to Html improvementsImprovement
CONVERSIONNET-1846Convert Note to Html improvementsImprovement
CONVERSIONNET-1840Convert Slides to Html improvementsImprovement
CONVERSIONNET-1847Convert Tasks to Html improvementsImprovement
CONVERSIONNET-1851Convert Words to Html improvements with UsePdf=true option setImprovement
CONVERSIONNET-1871Improved handling of extension-less urlsImprovement
CONVERSIONNET-1678Failed to validate PDF_X_3 and PDF_X_1ABug
CONVERSIONNET-1844Converting Image to Html with UsePdf=true always use direct conversion instead converting through PdfBug
CONVERSIONNET-1676Loading Latex document from stream requires FileStreamBug

Public API and Backward Incompatible Changes

How to get source document metadata 

const string sourceFileName = "sample.docx"; //TODO: Put the source filename here
// Setup Conversion configuration
var conversionConfig = new ConversionConfig
{
    CachePath = "cache",
    StoragePath = "."
};
var conversionHandler = new ConversionHandler(conversionConfig);
DocumentInfo documentInfo = conversionHandler.GetDocumentInfo(sourceFileName);
 
Console.WriteLine("Size: {0}", documentInfo.Size);
Console.WriteLine("File type: {0}", documentInfo.FileType);
Console.WriteLine("Pages count: {0}", documentInfo.PageCount);
Console.WriteLine("Last modified: {0}", documentInfo.ModifiedDate);