Servlets Front-end for GroupDocs.Comparison for Java

Document comparison is a process of finding differences in two documents of same format. It can be a content difference or can be any contextual differences. GroupDocs.Comparison for Java compares a source document with a target document and produces a result document which highlights the differences in a suitable way i.e. colored highlighting or by differing font information that has either been added to or removed from the reference document to produce the target document.

Servlets based Front-end for Comparison API

The front-end is developed using Java Servlets. It is capable enough to accept two documents of common formats from the user and compare and highlight their differences in a third result file of same format.

Common document formats for comparison include word processing documents (like Microsoft Word), spreadsheets (like Microsoft Excel), presentations (e.g. PowerPoint), and Portable Document Format (PDF) documents.

How to use the Project

The working of GroupDocs.Comparison for Java is easy enough to be defined in a few steps.

  • Two files of common formats are selected and uploaded.
  • Mentions the type of comparison i.e. Words, Cells and PDF etc.
  • Submits the form to start the actual work.
  • Compares the documents and downloads the result file which highlights all the differences in uploaded files.

Prerequisites

Following are the requirements to run GroupDocs.Comparison for Java Servlets Front-end.

  • Java Development Kit 8
  • Maven 3
  • Any modern web browser like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari

How to Run

Following steps should be followed to run GroupDocs.Comparison for Java Servlets Front-end.

  • Go to project directory using command prompt and run mvn jetty:run command.
  • Go to http://localhost:8080/ using your web browser.

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Introducing GroupDocs.Comparison for Java – Compare and Merge Famous Document Formats

 

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After attaining a remarkable attention from .NET developers, GroupDocs team successfully ported GroupDocs.Comparison for Java API from Next Generation GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET. API provides facility to compare supported file formatted documents in a very convenient way. It supports numerous exciting document comparison features such as documents comparison + merging. It compares both content and styles in the documents and saves the difference summary in a separate result file. Furthermore, API supports multitude of file formatted documents such as, but not limited to Microsoft Office, PDF, Text, HTML documents. It's worth downloading and testing the API.

Why GroupDocs.Comparison?

Document comparison API comes with different comparison techniques and features that are enhanced to achieve fast and smooth results. It's quite easy for Java developers to integrate GroupDocs.Comparison for Java in their projects. The API provides features to compare documents of most of the popular document formats including PDF, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint etc.
The quite captivating fact about this document comparing and merging API is, it is devised as a totally back-end API. Hence it is UI agnostic. That makes it easy to integrate in any Java application.

Supported Document Formats for Comparison

  • Portable Document Formats - PDF, PDF/A
  • Word Document Formats - DOC, DOCX
  • Excel Document Formats - XLS, XLSX
  • Presentation Document Formats - PPT, PPTX
  • Open Document - ODT, ODS, ODP
  • Plain Text File - TXT
  • Hypertext Markup Language - HTML

For more details about supported document formats, please visit Features Overview.

GroupDocs.Comparison for Java 3.2.0 - Features

  • Save html files to word document when use Comparison.Text for comparison
  • Add GetChanges and UpdateChanges methods for Comparison.Text
  • Implement the Saving of result Comparison as images
  • PDF: Implement the own absorber of tables
  • Implement formulas comparison for Words format

Main Features of the GroupDocs.Comparison

  • Compare contents including paragraphs, words etc. See difference in style changes like fonts, colors, bold, italic, underlines etc.
  • Differences between the documents are saved in a result file. You can read that file to see the list of differences i.e. the items added, updated or deleted.
  • Whether your application is a web/desktop or console based, you can just add it’s reference and start comparing documents. It takes just 2 lines of code to perform document comparison in your own Java application.
  • When comparing Word files, the merged document can be saved as a DOC/DOCX file, reflecting all the differences found with the Word’s native “Track Changes” feature.
  • GroupDocs.Comparison directly works with the native file format, instead of relying on Microsoft Office or other components. Hence, you get the best performance in document comparison.
  • Support of File Type Detection from Stream
  • Compare Encrypted Documents

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Releasing SharePoint Plugin for GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET

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Now, it’s quite easy for SharePoint developers to work with GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET. GroupDocs team proudly announces the addition of SharePoint Plugin for GroupDocs.Annotaion for .NET. This plugin permits SharePoint developers to explore and investigate GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET Front End. It demonstrates how GroupDocs.Annotation for .NET can be integrated with SharePoint.

GroupDocs.Annotation for SharePoint Plugin Prerequisites

  • SharePoint Server 2013
  • Visual Studio 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015
  • Windows server 2008 or above
  • Any standard web-browser, including IE8+, Mozilla Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Safari5

How to Run Plugin

  • Download GroupDocs.Annotation SharePoint Plugin from GitHub
  • Open GroupDocs.Annotation SharePoint Plugin in your visual studio
  • Open project properties, set your Site URL
  • Set your license path in AnnotationController.cs
  • Click Run.

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GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET 3.5.0 – Faster Performance Introduced

 

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Are you fade up with document conversions with time taking process and limited format support ?  Now we are pleased to announce the release of GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET 3.5.0. with super exciting speed and performance along with 50 plus document  and image format support. This is fifth monthly release of GroupDocs.Conversion API which is now more faster and more reliable. Kindly download our latest release to enhance your Application.

 

New Features - GroupDocs.Conversion 3.5.0

In this new release of GroupDocs.Conversion for .NET 3.5.0 Improved methods are introduced for better performance and Exception handling is also improved along with 3 fixes.

Improvements

  • Handled exceptions in HTML to Excel Conversion.
  • % symbol in the file name were generating an exception.
  • Convert Excel from Html - Table with background colour and some html controls were not converted properly .
  • Exception Handling new Name Space Introduced "GroupDocs.Conversion.Exceptions"
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GroupDocs.Search for .NET 1.2.0 released with support of more Office docs formats

GroupDocs.Search for .NET API version 1.2 is available now with support of more Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint formats. There is enhancement in Search API in form of user warnings with not supported seach settings in Fuzzy search, Regular expression and Synonym search. Some more enhancements in similarity level setting for Fuzzy search and total hit count for search results in this release.

.NET Search API 1.2 enhancements and features

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GroupDocs.Metadata for .NET 1.7.0 Released with MP3 metadata support

GroupDocs.Metadata for .NET version 1.7 is available now. Code is redefined by decreasing number of namespaces for easy integration. One major enhancement is support for MP3 format. So management of audio format metadata is more easy with this release.

Metadata API extended features

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Announcing GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET 3.4.0 – New Features and Fixes

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We are glad to see GroupDocs.Comparison API’s growth and users trust across the world. User’s trust and feedback always motivates us to make improvements and add more features in our Document Comparison API. Therefore we are happy to announce GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET 3.4.0 monthly release. In this new release we have introduced 8 new Features, 2 Improvements and 2 Fixes.

 

New Features - GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET 3.4.0

In this new release of GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET 3.4.0 new features are introduced for word document format like support for Word-Art objects, Forms, Tables etc.. and for PDF document Absorber of paragraphs and tables absorption are introduced, along with more improvements in API for smooth and fast Comparison. Here are some highlights:

Document Comparison API 3.4.0 - Improvements

Following are the features that are improved in the latest version of the document comparison API.

  • Tables absorption for simple cases in PDF document.
  • Implement the function CleanOperatorsList for PDF document.

Document Comparison API 3.4.0 - Fixes

Following are the fixes in the latest version of the GroupDocs.Comparison for .NET 3.4.0 API.

  • Comparison result "System.Argument" Exception Invalid font name
  • Tables Aligner for PDF document, fixed function "GetText "of ComparisonCell class

For more details about supported document formats, please visit Features Overview.

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Please see below for the list of enhancements and features.

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Releasing GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET 3.6.0 – New Features and Fixes

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We are inspired to see a wide number of users across the world using GroupDocs.Viewer API and their feedback always motivate us to make improvements and add support for more features. Therefore, today, we are announcing another monthly release of GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET with 7 new features, 9 fixes, and 5 improvements. Let's have an overview of the latest version.

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Following are the new features introduced in GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET 3.6.0.

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We have provided fixes for following issues in the GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET 3.6.0.

  • The bookmark range is invalid for .docx
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  • GetPages() method throws "Parameter is not valid" exception
  • Output HTML contains garbled characters and few characters are merged
  • GetPages() throws exception for email attachments
  • API throws exception in Mono
  • User can't catch GroupDocsException
  • Convert .docx to .pdf wrong symbol
  • Missing character in resultant HTML

Document Viewer API for .NET - Improvements

Following are the improvements being made in the latest version of the API.

  • Applying pdf document transformations
  • Set the encoding standard automatically
  • Cleanup GetDocumentInfo method response
  • Remove XHTML xmlns attribute
  • Cleanup HTML markup for Cells documents

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