GroupDocs.Comparison 20.2.0

GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET is a flexible and feature rich library which allows you to compare documents for all popular document formats, such as PDF comparison, DOCX comparison, XLSX comparison and many more.
     Compare documents, retrieve list of changes between source and target document(s), apply or reject changes and save results with GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET API.

     Features:
       * Document comparison - detect differences between source and target document(s) for 50+ supported file formats;
       * Categorize differences between document parts:
         - Deleted  – highlighted with red color;
         - Added – highlighted with blue color;
         - Modified – highlighted with green color;
           * Style changes detection for the formats which support styles such as Words Processing, Presentation, PDF;
           * Words detection for Word Processing formats;
           * Formatting change detection, such as adding or removing paragraphs, line breaks in Word Processing format and PDF.
       * Apply or reject changes and save resultant document;
       * Obtain image representations of document pages with/without changes.

     Supported document formats:
       * Portable Document Formats - PDF (PDF/A-1a, PDF/A-1b, PDF/A-2a);
       * Microsoft Word documents - DOC, DOCX, DOCM, DOT, DOTM, DOTX, RTF, TXT;
       * Microsoft Excel spreadsheets - XLS, XLSX, XLT, XLTM, XLSB, XLSM, CSV;
       * Microsoft PowerPoint presentations - PPT, PPTX, POT, POTX, PPS, PPSX;
       * Microsoft Visio diagrams - VSD, VSDX, VSS, VST, VDX;
       * Microsoft OneNote - ONE;
       * Open Document formats - ODT, OTT, ODS, ODP, OTP;
       * Ebook - MOBI;
       * Image - PNG, JPG, BMP, DJVU, DICOM, DCM;
       * Email - EML, EMLX, MSG;
       * Autocad - DWG, DXF;
       * Markup - HTML, HTM, MHTML.

     For more details on the GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET API, please visit product website at:
     https://products.groupdocs.com/comparison/net

     Note: GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET will run in evaluation mode. In order to test full features of the product, please request a free 30-day temporary license.

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Install-Package GroupDocs.Comparison -Version 20.2.0
dotnet add package GroupDocs.Comparison --version 20.2.0
<PackageReference Include="GroupDocs.Comparison" Version="20.2.0" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add GroupDocs.Comparison --version 20.2.0
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#r "nuget: GroupDocs.Comparison, 20.2.0"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive, C# scripting and .NET Interactive. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install GroupDocs.Comparison as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=GroupDocs.Comparison&version=20.2.0

// Install GroupDocs.Comparison as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=GroupDocs.Comparison&version=20.2.0
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.NET API for Comparing Documents

A .NET component that enables your apps to detect content, style & formatting differences among two documents, and allows you to accept or reject the changes.

Document Comparison Processing Features

  • Compare and detect differences among source and target documents.
  • Comparison works at the paragraph, word as well as the character level.
  • Identify content styling and formatting modifications.
  • Choose the modifications to accept or reject.
  • Export the differences to the resultant document.
  • Create and fetch after comparison difference summary report.
  • Fetch coordinates of the modifications in document preview images.
  • Support to set metadata from the source, target files or keep it user-defined.
  • Make the resultant document password protected.

New Features in Version 20.2.0

  • Implement file comparison for:
    • Groovy, JSON, ActionScript, Perl, Objective C\C++, Ruby, Shell\batch script, Log, Diff, Config, LESS, PHP, SQL, C-based, Scala, JavaScript, Assembler, Python, Java, C#.
  • Implement Multi-comparer for:
    • Cells
    • Note

For the detailed list, please visit GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET 20.2 Release Notes.

Microsoft Office Formats

Microsoft Word: DOC, DOCM, DOCX, DOT, DOTM, DOTX, RTX
Microsoft Excel: XLS, XLT, XLSX, XLTM, XLSB, XLSM, XLSX
Microsoft PowerPoint: POT, POTX, PPS, PPSX, PPTX, PPT
Microsoft OneNote: ONE
Microsoft Visio: VSDX, VSD, VSS, VST, VDX

Other Formats

OpenDocument: ODT, ODP, OTP, ODS, OTT
Portable: PDF
AutoCAD: DWG, DXF
Email: EML, EMLX, MSG
Images: BMP, GIF, JPG, JPEG, PNG, DICOM
Web: HTM, HTML, MHT, MHTML
Text: TXT, CSV
eBook: MOBI, DJVU

Supported Platforms

Microsoft Windows: Microsoft Windows Desktop (x86, x64) (XP & up), Microsoft Windows Server (x86, x64) (2000 & up), Windows Azure
Mac OS: Mac OS X
Linux: Linux (Ubuntu, OpenSUSE, CentOS and others)
Development Environments: Microsoft Visual Studio (2010 & up), Xamarin.Android, Xamarin.IOS, Xamarin.Mac, MonoDevelop 2.4 and later.
Supported Frameworks: GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET supports .NET and Mono frameworks.

Getting Started with GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET

Are you ready to give GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET a try? Simply execute Install-Package GroupDocs.Comparison from Package Manager Console in Visual Studio to fetch & reference GroupDocs.Comparison assembly in your project. If you already have GroupDocs.Comparison for .Net and want to upgrade it, please execute Update-Package GroupDocs.Comparison to get the latest version.

Please check the GitHub Repository for other common usage scenarios.

Use C# to Compare Multiple DOCX Files with Specific Criteria

using (Comparer comparer = new Comparer(“source.docx”)
{
    comparer.Add(“target1.docx”);
    comparer.Add(“target2.docx”);
    comparer.Add(“target3.docx”);
    CompareOptions compareOptions = new CompareOptions()
    {
        InsertedItemStyle = new StyleSettings()
        {
            FontColor = System.Drawing.Color.Yellow
        }
    };
    comparer.Compare(“result.docx”, compareOptions);
}

Product Page | Documentation | API Reference | Code Samples | Blog | Free Support | Temporary License

.NET API for Comparing Documents

A .NET component that enables your apps to detect content, style & formatting differences among two documents, and allows you to accept or reject the changes.

Document Comparison Processing Features

  • Compare and detect differences among source and target documents.
  • Comparison works at the paragraph, word as well as the character level.
  • Identify content styling and formatting modifications.
  • Choose the modifications to accept or reject.
  • Export the differences to the resultant document.
  • Create and fetch after comparison difference summary report.
  • Fetch coordinates of the modifications in document preview images.
  • Support to set metadata from the source, target files or keep it user-defined.
  • Make the resultant document password protected.

New Features in Version 20.2.0

  • Implement file comparison for:
    • Groovy, JSON, ActionScript, Perl, Objective C\C++, Ruby, Shell\batch script, Log, Diff, Config, LESS, PHP, SQL, C-based, Scala, JavaScript, Assembler, Python, Java, C#.
  • Implement Multi-comparer for:
    • Cells
    • Note

For the detailed list, please visit GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET 20.2 Release Notes.

Microsoft Office Formats

Microsoft Word: DOC, DOCM, DOCX, DOT, DOTM, DOTX, RTX
Microsoft Excel: XLS, XLT, XLSX, XLTM, XLSB, XLSM, XLSX
Microsoft PowerPoint: POT, POTX, PPS, PPSX, PPTX, PPT
Microsoft OneNote: ONE
Microsoft Visio: VSDX, VSD, VSS, VST, VDX

Other Formats

OpenDocument: ODT, ODP, OTP, ODS, OTT
Portable: PDF
AutoCAD: DWG, DXF
Email: EML, EMLX, MSG
Images: BMP, GIF, JPG, JPEG, PNG, DICOM
Web: HTM, HTML, MHT, MHTML
Text: TXT, CSV
eBook: MOBI, DJVU

Supported Platforms

Microsoft Windows: Microsoft Windows Desktop (x86, x64) (XP & up), Microsoft Windows Server (x86, x64) (2000 & up), Windows Azure
Mac OS: Mac OS X
Linux: Linux (Ubuntu, OpenSUSE, CentOS and others)
Development Environments: Microsoft Visual Studio (2010 & up), Xamarin.Android, Xamarin.IOS, Xamarin.Mac, MonoDevelop 2.4 and later.
Supported Frameworks: GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET supports .NET and Mono frameworks.

Getting Started with GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET

Are you ready to give GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET a try? Simply execute Install-Package GroupDocs.Comparison from Package Manager Console in Visual Studio to fetch & reference GroupDocs.Comparison assembly in your project. If you already have GroupDocs.Comparison for .Net and want to upgrade it, please execute Update-Package GroupDocs.Comparison to get the latest version.

Please check the GitHub Repository for other common usage scenarios.

Use C# to Compare Multiple DOCX Files with Specific Criteria

using (Comparer comparer = new Comparer(“source.docx”)
{
    comparer.Add(“target1.docx”);
    comparer.Add(“target2.docx”);
    comparer.Add(“target3.docx”);
    CompareOptions compareOptions = new CompareOptions()
    {
        InsertedItemStyle = new StyleSettings()
        {
            FontColor = System.Drawing.Color.Yellow
        }
    };
    comparer.Compare(“result.docx”, compareOptions);
}

Product Page | Documentation | API Reference | Code Samples | Blog | Free Support | Temporary License

Release Notes

https://docs.groupdocs.com/display/comparisonnet/GroupDocs.Comparison+for+.NET+20.2+Release+Notes

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
21.3.0 165 3/31/2021
21.2.0 509 2/26/2021
21.1.0 381 1/29/2021
20.12.0 506 12/21/2020
20.11.0 278 11/30/2020
20.10.0 596 10/30/2020
20.9.0 433 9/30/2020
20.8.0 549 8/31/2020
20.7.0 483 7/31/2020
20.6.0 1,150 6/26/2020
20.5.0 526 5/29/2020
20.4.2 1,051 5/12/2020
20.4.1 299 4/30/2020
20.4.0 177 4/30/2020
20.3.1 633 4/6/2020
20.3.0 277 3/31/2020
20.2.0 502 2/28/2020
20.1.0 2,168 1/28/2020
19.12.0 493 12/20/2019
19.11.0 664 11/29/2019
19.10.0 477 10/28/2019
19.9.1 397 10/16/2019
19.9.0 484 9/17/2019
19.6.0 1,551 6/27/2019
19.5.0 821 5/23/2019
19.3.1 1,031 3/21/2019
19.3.0 290 3/18/2019
19.1.0 1,552 1/25/2019
18.11.0 1,355 12/4/2018
18.10.0 656 11/5/2018
18.9.0 666 10/4/2018
18.8.0 670 8/31/2018
18.7.1 638 8/6/2018
18.7.0 621 7/23/2018
18.6.0 657 6/15/2018
18.5.0 612 5/17/2018
18.4.0 1,353 4/18/2018
18.3.0 722 3/9/2018
18.2.0 695 2/8/2018
18.1.0 662 1/16/2018
17.12.0 635 12/7/2017
17.11.0 685 11/1/2017
17.10.0 572 10/2/2017
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