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Black Ice Software - April 24, 2014

Print From Windows Services!

New Auto-print API, Improved PDF Printing and improved Redirect printing!

Black Ice Software has released the OEM Printer Driver version 13.98 with the API/Resource Toolkit. The updated Auto-print API enable developers to print MS Office Documents from Windows services. The Auto-print API can be executed under Windows 2012/2008 R2/ 2008 services to convert MS Office documents and Image file format such as TIFF, JPEG, PNG, etc.

The Auto-print service can run under the "Administrator" account instead of under a particular user or System Account. This allows the Auto-print service to continue the document conversion even after the current user is logs off in unattended mode. The base requirement is for MS Office 2013, 2010, or 2007 to be installed on the server.

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Added updated Auto-print API to be executed under a service

Version 13.98 of the Printer Drivers includes stability improvements for printing. Stability improvements for "Create Faxable Image" feature, improvements in the installation and uninstallation and improvements for PDF printing.

The complete list of improvements in the latest Black Ice Printer Driver includes the following:

  • Added updated Auto-print API to be execute under a service
  • Added fax format support to the AutoPrint samples
  • Improvements for forcing the DPI on printing application
  • Improvements in the Installation and Uninstallation
  • Stability improvement for printing
  • Improvements for PDF printing with rotated objects
  • Updated Documentation
  • Updated Free TiffViewer

Windows Service Printing Sample is available on request.

Windows service printing compatibility coming soon for IE, XPS, and PDF documents.

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