New PDFsam Enhanced 6.1 released

Hi,
we released the new PDFsam Enhanced 6.1 with many fixes and new features. All subscribed users will have access to the new version and will be notified by the application.
Here is a summary of what you can find in this new release.
Enjoy!

PDFsam Visual 2.1.1 is out!

The new release 2.1.1 of PDFsam Visual is out.

  • We upgraded all the underlying components (PDF engine, Electron, PDF rendering engine..)
  • We fixed few bugs and improved some error/feedback message
  • We added an option to automatically populate the output folder with the parent directory of the selected PDF file
  • We added a context menu to most of the tools, to allow the user to quickly set the output field same as one of the input files
  • The Merge module can now combine PDF files and images

You can get it from the download page.
Enjoy

New PDFsam Basic 4.0.5

We just released the new 4.0.5 of PDFsam Basic, you can download it from the download page.
We updated the bundled jdk to the latest version 11.0.5, updated translations and fixed an issue some users where getting when launching PDFsam on Windows:

Exception in thread “WindowsNativeRunloopThread” java.lang.NoSuchMethodError:
at com.sun.glass.ui.win.WinApplication.staticScreen_getScreens(Native Method)
at com.sun.glass.ui.Screen.initScreens(Screen.java:412)
at com.sun.glass.ui.Application.lambda$run$1(Application.java:152)

For those interested in this issue there is some discussion on Stackoverflow, the openjfx-dev mainling list and the bug report we opened.
Enjoy

Save and load the list of PDF files from a CSV or TXT list

Saving and loading the list of PDF files to and from a CSV file was a feature that users kept requesting from time to time. The idea is to speed up some recurring job, in case you always have to deal with the same or similar set of files, but also being able to quickly load a list of PDF files exported by some other software.
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PDFsam Visual 2.0.4 with 32 bits support

Hi,
we had few requests for a 32-bit version of PDFsam Visual and after a bit of work we managed to provide one.
We also upgraded the underlying PDF engine, fixed an issue with UNC paths on Windows, fixed an issue related to batch text extraction, here the complete changelog.
You can get the new version from the download page.
A big Thank you to the Electron, the AdoptOpenJDK and the OpenJDK teams for their amazing job.
Enjoy

PDFsam Visual 2.0.2 release

Hi,
we just released the new PDFsam Visual 2.0.2. We updated translations, PDF engine and PDF rendering engine, we added a shortcut to remove the pages selection and fixed an issue regarding network paths on Windows.
You can get it from the download page.
Enjoy

PDFsam Basic 4.0.3 is out!

We just released the new version 4.0.3 of PDFsam Basic. You can now load a list of PDF files from a csv/text file, we added a [TOTAL_FILESNUMBER] placeholder, a Clear button to the Split modules to clear settings, we upgraded the PDF engine, translations and bundled OpenJDK and we added a setting to disable default PDF compression.
You can get it from the download page.
Enjoy!

The new PDFsam Visual is here!

After about 3 years from the first PDFsam Visual 1.0.0 we have finally released the new version 2.0.0! We have added some new tools to delete pages, convert to grayscale, repair and extract text, there is a completely revamped interface and some new settings. We have also added a PDFsam Visual Education program providing a discounted price to students, teachers and non profit organizations. You can download it here.

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New PDFsam Enhanced 6 is out!

Hi,
we just released the new PDFsam Enhanced version 6 and we have a great Launch promo with a 55% discount!
With this version we have moved to an annual subscription model, but we have also maintained perpetual licenses for those customers who prefer this type of license.
By purchasing an annual plan you will now have unlimited updates, unlimited support and you can activate the license on 2 devices (usually a desktop and a laptop).
Here is a summary of what you can find in this new release
enjoy!

White screen running PDFsam Basic on Windows

Since the release of PDFsam Basic 4 we had some support requests regarding the application being unusable and starting with a white screen on Windows.

After some investigation we found some tickets on the openjdk bug tracker here, here and few others, we tested the proposed workaround and it seems to have fixed the issue for those users experiencing the white screen.

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