FlexPaper Version 2.1.2 release notes incl Zine (flip book) and annotations

  • Bug fixed for IE in HTML mode when zoomDragMode (FlexPaper Zine) was set to false

  • Fixed an issue related to ‘BookView’ and recreating annotations

  • Issue fixed related to the text not being sharp when opening Zine in full screen for the HTML5 mode

  • Improved script and css directory detection to better support moving the flexpaper js and css files

  • Corrected an issue related to using the HTML5 split mode on touch devices

  • Preloaders for the flip book aligned (html/html5/flash)

  • Bug fixed for IE 8 and IE 7 in HTML mode for Zine when using customizable user interface

  • Zine flash mode now displays search abstracts in split mode using a supplied JSON file

  • Bug fixed for FlexPaper in flash mode where printing was causing extra margin to the left and AutoAdjustPrint wasn’t working

  • Annotations (flash mode) now supports different colors for notes (with a colorpicker)

  • Zine flash mode in search mode optimized further for higher performance

  • Corrected an issue where IE 8 and other HTML5 unsupported browsers would try to use the HTML5 rendering mode

  • A few extra checks for the ASP.NET package added to verify that pdf2swf and pdf2json can write to disk

  • Corrected an issue related to drawings in flash mode which were created in html mode

  • Corrected an issue related to drawings being created without ’#’ in front of color causing them to turn black

  • Zine for iPhone now showing white background properly when displaying flip book in single page mode

  • Issue corrected for Zine in single page mode (iPhone mode) where page number wasnt being displayed properly

  • Zine now supports thumbnails (with zoom effect) in HTML mode for IE 9, IE 10

  • PHP scripts for FlexPaper Zine updated to support loading sliced high resolution images.

  • Offset issue corrected for the fisheye icons in Zine (HTML/HTML5 mode)

  • Size margins adjusted for Zine in HTML mode, as the horizontal scroll bars did not show in portrait mode while using Zine

  • Issue fixed where the Zoom scale wasn’t updated properly when navigating out of Zoomed in mode with nav buttons (in HTML/HTML5 mode for Zine)

  • HTML5 rendering routine updated (0.8.75 build # ff616c8)

  • FlexPaper Publisher Installer updated for Mac to include third party executable utilities. Mac OS X 10.6 or higher required. The third party executables can also be downloaded from https://code.google.com/p/flexpaper-desktop-publisher/downloads/list or using MacPorts (as previously mentioned) with the following command

    sudo port install swftools pdfjson pdftk mupdf

  • The HTML5 rendering mode now supports progressive loading when range request headers are supported by the web server except when using an iOS device. Range requests are not supported by iOS.

  • Issue corrected for the annotations asp.net setup package where wrong connection string was used to set up the sample database

  • PHP scripts now updated to use JPEG as opposed to PNG for Zine in HTML mode

  • Corrected an issue for ‘BookView’ where it wasn’t possible to add notes on top of text

  • Issue corrected for FlexPaper Desktop Publisher where previewing a document with more than 10 pages caused some of the pages to render incorrectly in preview mode

  • Major performance improvement for Zine in HTML mode making it possible to render very large publications on low memory devices

  • Fixed an issue with links and HTML5 running split mode

  • FlexPaper Zine now features the ability to add links to URL’s and pages through its config file. FlexPaper publisher for Zine has been updated to support this

  • Issue fixed for clicking on thumbnails in iOS