Formatter V6.5 R1

September 21, 2017
– V6.5 R1 Release
noLT = not available in lite version


  • noLT: PDF/A-2 and PDF/A-3 are now available to output.
  • noLT: Multimedia can now be embedded as rich media
  • noLT: The axf:layer-settings / CSS (-ah-)layer-settings parameter that defines the layer has been extended.
  • noLT: Custom properties can now be specified to PDF. <axf:custom-property>
  • noLT: Now able to specify the font size of the character string displayed in the Form Fields. axf:field-font-size
  • noLT: Now able to specify the alignment of a text field. axf:field-text-align
  • noLT: The stroke of a character can now be specified. axf:text-stroke / CSS -ah-text-stroke
  • noLT: The feature of GSUB/GPOS in the OpenType font can now be controlled. axf:font-feature-settings / CSS (-ah-)font-feature-settings
  • noLT: Line numbers that are always outputted can now be specified. axf:line-number-show / CSS -ah-line-number-show
  • noLT: The upper limit height of the “keep-together” condition can now be specified. axf:keep-together-within-dimension
  • noLT: It's now available to specify the display method at the end of the contents when overflowing in the inline progression direction. axf:text-overflow / CSS (-ah-)text-overflow
  • noLT: The odd-or-even property has been extended.
  • The processing of converting transparency output to PDF into opaque has been extended.
  • Support for fonts in OpenType Collection format.
  • Exception dictionaries are now available in Khmer, Lao and Burmese (Myanmar.)
  • Symbols can now be specified to <list-style-type> in CSS counter()
  • You can now specify your own counter style for <list-style-type> in CSS counter().
  • In CSS, it's now available to select the height of the block in the previous page (column) when breaking a block with auto height.
  • XCF can now be directly specified as a child element of <fo:external-graphic>
  • The CSS specified in the document in which inline SVG is described is now applicable to inline SVG.
  • CSF @namespace can now be described in <style>in SVG
  • It is now available to specify whether the external reference is permitted or not in <!ENTITY> of XML to be formatted.
  • Word(docx) output is now available.

FO – The following issues have been corrected:

  • When space-before was specified for a parent fo: block, the placement of fo:float was sometimes incorrect.
  • The keep property on the list item led to the incorrect position of text that followed it.
  • Footnote references positioned incorrectly after the float.
  • The processing of axf:column-rule-display=”all” was incorrect in vertical document.
  • The processing of the length axf:column-rule-length) specified by % was incorrect in vertical document.
  • axf:punctuation-spacing sometimes affected on trimming other than the space between full-width punctuation and full-width character.

CSS – The following issues have been corrected:

  • Multi-page tables overflowed.
  • The processing of the clear property with the float was incorrect.
  • Lines were generated with an empty span element.
  • The @page class was being used incorrectly.
  • Crash if css running header used absolute positioning


  • The line break position of Myanmar characters was incorrect.


  • A data with security settings created a corrupt pdf.
  • Fallback errors for glyphs that were in the applied font.
  • Crash with data that used an incorrect font.
  • Crash with a cgm file.
  • The script settings to font-entry in MathML were not effective.
  • Another company's product opened Formatter GUI with Japanese interface in the English environment.