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GrapeCity Documents for PDF (GcPdf) is a cross-platform library that allows to create, analyze, and modify PDF documents.
Its object model closely follows the Adobe PDF specification, and is designed to provide direct access to features of the PDF format.
In addition, Documents for PDF includes a powerful and platform-independent font handling and text layout engine and other high-level features that make PDF document creation easy and convenient.
HTML content can be rendered using the optional GcHtml library (GrapeCity.Documents.Html).
The online Documents for PDF sample browser is available at

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GrapeCity Documents for Excel is a high-speed, small-footprint spreadsheet API that requires no dependencies on Excel. With full .NET Standard 2.0 support, you can generate, load, modify, and convert spreadsheets in .NET Framework, .NET Core, Mono, and Xamarin. Apps using this spreadsheet API can be deployed to cloud, Windows, Mac, or Linux. Its powerful calculation engine and breadth of features means you’ll never have to compromise design or requirements. We model our interface-based API on Excel's document object model. This means that you can import, calculate, query, generate, and export any spreadsheet scenario. Using GcExcel, you can create full reports, sorted and filtered tables, sorted and filtered pivot tables, dashboard reports, add charts, sparklines, conditional formats, import and export Excel templates and also convert spreadsheets to PDF. The online Documents for Excel sample browser is available at


ActiveReports PDF export library


GrapeCity ActiveReports is a set of assemblies that enable you to create, render, print, and export reports in a .NET or .NET Core application. This package includes assemblies needed to export ActiveReports files. The available exports include, among others, PDF, Excel, Doc/DocX, HTML, JSON, CSV, XML and image.


GrapeCity ActiveReports is a set of assemblies that enable you to create, render, print, and export reports in a .NET or .NET Core application. This package includes internal assemblies needed to display reports in report viewers.


ActiveReports RDF document PDF rendering implementation

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# Changes since version

## Added
- Method Page.GetTable(): tries to find a table within specified bounds. Returns an ITable interface that provides access to common table OM (Rows, Columns, Cells).
- Class GrapeCity.Documents.Pdf.Recognition.TableExtractOptions: represents the table extractor algorithm options.
- Enum GrapeCity.Documents.Pdf.Recognition.RecognitionAlgorithm: defines possible algorithms that can be used to recognize the logical structure of a PDF when building text maps.
- Property GcPdfDocument.RecognitionAlgorithm: specifies the algorithm that is used for PDF content recognition when building page text maps.
- Method GetPoints() added to ITextMap, ITextLine, ITextParagraph: gets the polygon that contains a text fragment, useful when the text bounds are non-rectangular.
- Property Field.GcProps: gets the PdfDict object that can be used to associate arbitrary data with this field. (DOC-2295)
- Property Field.HasGcProps: indicates whether the GcProps is not empty. (DOC-2295)
- Class GrapeCity.Documents.Pdf.Spec.IPdfDictHolderExt: provides extension methods for working with IPdfDictHolder.
- Class GrapeCity.Documents.Pdf.Spec.IPdfArrayHolderExt: provides extension methods for working with IPdfArrayHolder.

## Fixed
- Text bounds found by GcPdfDocument.FindText() methods may be incorrect a transformation is applied to the page. (DOC-2351)
- Exception occurs when rendering certain PDFs to images. (DOC-2498)