PDF-ShellTools History

Version history for PDF-ShellTools shows you how often it was updated over the past months (starting Apr 30, 2008) as well as 'what is new' information for each update (if available, since this information provided by the author).

Version: 3.0
Size: 5456 KB
OS: Windows
Description:   PDF-ShellTools are Windows Shell extensions to interact with pdf files directly from the Windows Shell. This way we can do some interesting things to our pdf documents without the need to open them in Acrobat or another desktop pdf application.

v 3.0 updated on Sep 05, 2016

PDF filter handler metadata properties extender, to extend the installed PDF filter with all the custom defined metadata properties. Optimize images tool, able to color convert and resample the document images, to reduce the file size. Barcodes stamp object added to the stamp tool.

v 2.6.3 updated on Dec 23, 2015

Bugs fix release, that also adds split by top-level bookmarks to the split/extract pages tool and a DestPageIndex property, that returns the bookmark destination page index, to the my scripts bookmark object.

v 2.6.2 updated on Nov 02, 2015

Minor bug fixes

v 2.6.1 updated on Sep 14, 2015

Attachments and Bookmarks handling functionality added to the My Scripts API.Two scripted functions (HasBookmarks and HasAttachments) ready to use in the file renamer and find duplicates tools. Two new sample scripts.

v 2.6 updated on May 07, 2015

The GUI is now high DPI aware (per-monitor on Windows 8.1 and up), i.e. the GUI scales accordingly to the screen DPI. On multi-monitor systems, the tool dialog window will open at the monitor where the mouse is. ConvertImagesToBW command line function, to convert PDF color images to black and white.

v 2.5 updated on Mar 04, 2015

My Tools, the versatility of the command line interface, to pre-configure the tools functions, directly available from the Shell context menu; Stand alone metadata edit pane; Backup and restore settings functionality; Possibility to define a custom metadata property as of multi-values type.

v 2.4.1 updated on Dec 01, 2014

- Fixes several bugs in the preview handler tools

v updated on May 27, 2011

The Drop Handler can now also start the PDF-Merge/Rearrange tool, pressing the Shift key while dropping. The Merge/Rearrange and Insert/Append tools now accept drag and drop of files from the Shell, to add compatible files to the lists.

v updated on Mar 14, 2011

There's nothing specially new, just some outstanding bugs fixes are included in this patched version release.

v updated on Aug 16, 2010

This is essentially a bug fixes release. Should now properly register the property handler in the 64-bit Shell of Windows Vista and Windows 7, and all the handlers in the Windows XP 64-bit Shell.

v updated on Aug 09, 2010

Adds 64-bit Windows compatibility! New delete pages tool. Two more command line interface functions. The ListAttachments, and ExtractAttachment. The PDF-Stamp/Watermark templates can now embed the external resources. Convert to PDF context menu for .bmp,.png,.jpeg,.gif,.tiff,.cbr and .cbz files

v updated on Feb 05, 2010

Three new Shell Extension: A Column Handler for Win2k and WinXP, a Property Handler for Vista, and a Insert/Append/Attach on Drop Handler. The Stamp tool now support dynamic text, bates numbers, bit and alpha transparency, multi-page gif and tiff. Preview feature added to many of the PDF tools.

v updated on Dec 01, 2008

Three new Shell Extension: A Column Handler for Win2k and WinXP, a Property Handler for Vista, and a Insert/Append/Attach on Drop Handler. The Stamp/Watermark tool now support dynamic text, bates numbers, images bit and alpha transparency, multi-page gif and tiff. Preview functionality added to many of the PDF tools.

v updated on Apr 30, 2008

-PDF-Rotate pages- New tool to rotate the PDF document pages by 90º increments. -Two new command line functions, ExportMetadata and SetMetadata. -Automatic updates feature. -Better integration of the tools manager with Windows Vista. -Includes also many bug fixes and small enhancements.

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