We like to share the release announcement for Aspose.Slides for .NET 15.5.0. We have added some new features in this release along with resolution of reported issues.

New Features

We have enhanced the charting support in this release. Now, you can set the custom position and size for chart legends. Please visit the documentation article, Setting Custom Location and Size for Chart Legend for more details and sample code. You can also set the distance of labels from category axis as well. The more details about the supported feature can be found in documentation article, Setting the Label’s Distance From Category Axis.

We have improved the generated presentation views as well and now you can set the default view for saved presentation. Please visit the documentation article, Setting Default Zoom Value for Presentation for further details. The long awaited support for converting presentation with notes to PDF has also been included in this release. Please visit the documentation article, Converting Presentation in Notes Slide View to PDF for further details.

Resolved Issues

The support for working with SmartArt shapes has been improved and now hyperlinks or effects can be associated with SmartArt shapes. We have also included the text AutoFit and Wrapping support for chart data item.

We have enhanced the presentation rendering to HTML, PDF and images in this release for charts, text and SmartArt shapes. Many chart rendering issues including missing or improper chart axis, plot area and legends have been rectified. The issues of missing charts including issue of improper chart leader lines have also been rectified in this release. We have also addressed the rendering issues related to AutoShapes and Smart as well in this release.

The issues related to generation of corrupted presentations and raising presentation repair message have also been addressed in this release. The presentation access and saving issues have been rectified for many presentation decks that earlier resulted in exceptions including NullReference, ArgumentException , IOException , PptException, Unexpected Font Parsing and IndexOutOfRange in previous releases.

We have made several enhancements to the new API. Refer to the article Public API and Backwards Incompatible Changes in Aspose.Slides for .NET 15.5.0 for further reference.

To see a complete list of fixes and to download Aspose.Slides for .NET 15.5.0, please visit the download page.