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2017 Calendar for Antenna House US Offices

This is a listing of the holidays for Antenna House Offices in the United States.
Support will not be available on holidays. Thank you for your understanding and co-operation.

Date Holiday
Monday, January 2 New Year’s Day
Monday, January 16 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, February 20 Washington’s Birthday (Presidents Day)
Monday, May 29 Memorial Day
Tuesday, July 4 Independence Day
Monday, September 4 Labor Day
Monday, October 9 Columbus Day
Friday, November 10 Veterans Day
Thursday, November 23 Thanksgiving Day
Monday, December 25 Christmas Day

Recent News

Formatter V6.4 MR1

January 26, 2017 – V6.4 MR1 Release FO – The following issues have been corrected: axf:overflow-condense=”font-size” did not work in the multicolumn block-container. fo:block-container did not appear correctly when there was no inline area before it. fo:block-container was not outputted with using the command-line. fo:initial-property-set ignores linefeed caused the linefeed in the first line to […]

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Bypassing Span= ‘All' Auto Column Balancing

With Formatter, the content before a block that uses span=”all” is distributed between the columns evenly. If you want to avoid that behavior you can end the previous content with a forced column break. Sample/Example

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Web Interface for Formatter V6.0 MR1 Released

December 21, 2016 – V6.0 MR1 released. Enhancements: 1) AH Formatter V6.4 compatibility. 2) Support for Windows Server 2016. Corrections: 1) The processing of the Folder Monitoring Service was incorrect.

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Formatter V6.4 R1

V6.4 R1 December 8, 2016 Enhancements: Support for PDF/UA output. no-LT It's now possible to specify whether to embed Multimedia in PDF. axf:multimedia-treatment / CSS -ah-multimedia-treatment no-LT Digital Signature Field can now be specified to the Form Fields. The action by JavaScript has been added to Form Actions. axf:action-type With this feature, events such as […]

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XSL-FO Reference Book Free Download (German Language Only)

Antenna House is proud to present Manfred Kruger's XSL-FO Reference Guide for free download. Manfred Krüger has more than 25 years of experience with XML-based, automated systems for processing structured documents. For more than 10 years he has worked with XSL technology in the production of commercial publications and technical documentation across many industries.

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AH Formatter V6.3 MR5 Release

October 20, 2016 – V6.3MR5 Release Correction: FO – The following issues have been corrected: The FO caused a crash due to the incorrect float processing. The float caused unwanted page break. axf:overflow-condense=”font-stretch” didn't work. CSS – The following issues have been corrected: Even if the invalid value was specified to font-weight, an error message […]

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New Release Web Interface V6.0 R1 for Formatter

14 October 2016 The following enhancements have been made to V6.0 of the Web Interface for Formatter: Linux support xdscmd changed to work similarly to AH Formatter command line client. Option to automatically upload images and media if the input is an FO file. Note: AH Formatter V6.3 R1 or later is necessary for the […]

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Formatter V6.3 MR4

September 1, 2016 – V6.3MR4 Release Correction: FO – The following issues have been corrected: Block with clear=”both” overflowed with area tree output from command line or .net programming interface. Floats were not aligned as expected float. Nested page sequence reset the page number if initial-page-number was used. The column in block-container was not balanced […]

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Embed a file into PDF

Linked is an example of embedding a file into a PDF. You would use the Antenna House annotation extension. The properties for this extension are detailed in the Formatter manual under the section XSL/CSS Extensions.

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Formatter V6.3 MR3

V6.3 MR3 July 7, 2016 XSL – The following have been improved: Crash with fo file containing fo:retrieve-table-marker in table-header. Table cell contents were not outputted. Table cell contents were doubly outputted. High memory usage with long lines in a block. Contents at the end of flow being dropped. Change bar disappeared after page break. […]

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Archives Room

Feb 4, 2016 AH Formatter V6.3 R1 is now available with improved formatting speed, reduced PDF file size, support for Myanmar and Sinhala characters.
Feb 28, 2014 AH Formatter V6.2 R1 is now available with the newly rewritten MathML Rendering Engine which supports MathML V3.0. V6.2 also includes support for layered PDFs, enhanced support for embedding multimedia and numerous extensions.
Feb 6, 2014 AH Formatter V6.1 MR5 is released
Feb 6, 2014 i18N Index Library V2.2 is released
Jan 17, 2014 Antenna House is very pleased to announce the release of our newest product, Antenna House Regression Testing System. AHRTS is an automated system that compares two PDFs or two images, generated from any source, for visual differences.
Dec 19, 2013 AH Formatter V6.1 MR4 is released
Nov 6, 2013 AH Formatter V6.1 MR3 is released
Oct 2, 2013 Web Interface V5.0 is released Web Interface V5.0 works with AH Formatter V6.1, V6.0MR8 or later and V5.3. This new release supports 64 bit Windows version.
Sep 18, 2013 AH Formatter V6.1 MR2 is released
Jul 22, 2013 AH Formatter V6.1 MR1 is released
May 23, 2013 AH Formatter V6.1 R1 This major point release is now available with support for Indic Languages and embedding multimedia, such as video, in PDF.
May 1, 2013 AH Formatter V6.0 MR8 is released
Apr 1, 2013 Antenna House terminates the sale of XSL Report Designer
Mar 28, 2013 Antenna House introduces CAS-UB Cloud Authoring Service for Universal Books. Produce great looking publications for EPUB & print in one streamlined process all in the cloud.
Feb 26, 2013 AH Formatter V6.0 MR7 is released
Jan 14, 2013 AH Formatter V6.0 MR6 is released
Dec 4, 2012 AH Formatter V5.3MR5 is released
Oct 24, 2012 AH Formatter V6.0 MR5 is released
Aug 29, 2012 AH Formatter V6.0 MR4 is released
Jul 4, 2012 AH Formatter V6.0 MR3 is released
May 17, 2012 AH Formatter V6.0 MR2 is released
Apr 18, 2012 AH Formatter V5.3 MR4 is released
Mar 30, 2012 Web Interface V4.0 is released
Feb 7, 2012 AH Formatter V6.0 MR1 is released
Feb 2, 2012 XSL Report Designer V2.5 MR4 is released
Nov 17, 2011 AH Formatter V5.3 MR3 is released
Oct 20, 2011 XSL Report Designer V2.5 MR3 is released
Oct 3, 2011 AH Formatter V6.0 R1 is released This major version release is now available with support for page floats. Float content to arbitrary places on a page and across arbitrary numbers of columns.
Sept 1, 2011 AH Formatter V5.3 MR2 is released
June 14, 2011 AH Formatter V5.3 MR1 is released
April 28, 2011 AH Formatter V5.3 R1 is released