Render Shape Soft Edges in PowerPoint PPTX using C#

We like to share the release announcement for Aspose.Slides for .NET 18.10. This is primarily a maintenance release whereby we have resolved certain issues incurring in API.

Issues Resolved

The following enhancements and issues have been fixed in this release.

  • Support for rendering shape Soft Edges (EffectFormat) effect.
  • Turning off updates automatically option for Date time in PPT while converting to PDF.
  • Connector fails to draw in straight line.
  • Shadows effects are lost in generated PDF and thumbnail.
  • Ink pen drawing is missing in the PDF output.
  • Exception on cloning Fonts.
  • Soft Edges effect on image are missing in exported PDF.
  • The blue underline is missing after conversion to the image (PNG).
  • Y-axis interval in the chart has been changed.
  • When converting PPTX to PDF, chart lines are different and overlapping the text..
  • When PPTX is converted to PDF, item is missing in pie chart..
  • Aspose.Slides fails to re-open ODP presentation, saved with Aspose.Slides.
  • Argument exception on generating PDF Notes.
  • Export to SVG corrupts if made repeatedly..
  • Grayscale image rendered colored in generated thumbnail.
  • ArgumentOutOfRangeException on loading PPTX.
  • The footer’s font has changed after loading and saving.
  • Some characters in vertical text are rotated to wrong layout in a PDF format.
  • PPTX/PPT not properly converted to PDF.
  • Uknown Field type returned for Field.
  • Exception on loading presentation.
  • PPTX not properly saved to PPTX.
  • Connector draws wrong.
  • PPT not properly converted to PDF.
  • Overlapping text portions in PDF with custom fonts.
  • Exception on loading the presentation.
  • Charts are missing in exported PDF.
  • Cloud shape is improperly rendered in generated thumbnail.
  • Exception on loading the presentation.
  • Background image color changes in exported PDF.
  • Exception on converting PPTX to PDF.

Please refer to the release notes Aspose.Slides for .NET 18.10 for a full view of improvements along with sample code snippets for newly added features. If you are planning to upgrade the API to the latest revision, we strongly suggest you to check the Release Notes section to know what has been changed in the public API since your current version.

Aspose.Slides for .NET Resources

The resources, you may need to accomplish your tasks:

As always, we appreciate your feedback so if you ever have anything to share with us about this release or anything else, please feel free to contact us in Aspose.Slides forum.