Aspose.Email for Java 5.5.0 has been released. Ported from its equivalent .NET version of the API, this month’s release includes the same enhancements and improvements. Our documentation article, Public API changes, contains all the information about the new methods introduced during the implementation of these enhancements. As always, we welcome your feedback/queries and inquiries over Aspose.Email forum.

Saving Contacts Distribution List to Outlook MSG format

Creating contacts distribution list and adding these to a PST. However, there was no provision to save a distribution list to disc in MSG format as Microsoft Outlook does. This month’s release now provides the capability to save a distribution list to disc in Microsoft Outlook MSG format.

Parsing Searchable Folders in OST

This month’s release also provides a functionality enhancement that allows API users to parse searchable folders in an OST or PST file. The FolderKind enumerator provides the capability to list contents by Search or Normal type using this enumerator.

Other Improvements

This month’s release also fixes a number of bugs, resulting in improved API performance. These include:

  • Encoding issues during message conversion
  • Issues with PST content while retrieving certain messages and calendar items
  • Missing message’s content while saved using the API
  • Exceptions such as loading certain TNEF files, listing messages using IMAP server, splitting OST files, and working with certain ICS files