gDoc Fusion

Global Graphics have released gDoc Fusion and gDoc Creator that provide conversion and editing functionality for working with various file formats, including PDF, XPS and Word OOXML. Details on their site.


Browser Tab Sweep

NiXPS on OpenXPS, Office 2007 SP2 and Windows 7 XPS Viewer. Global Graphics now blogging on XPS, PDF and related stuff. java-axp: 100% Java XPS file reader (old, but had dropped off my radar). Make sure you UpdateLayout() when using XPS in WPF. Markware blogging on preflight and data conversion Nuance OmniPage 17 to ‘Unlock…


Packaging Team Blog

The foundation for XPS (OpenXPS), OOXML and a number of other formats is a common ZIP-based container. This container is defined by the Open Packaging Conventions and is standardized in ISO/IEC 29500-2 and ECMA 376-2. (We often refer to Open Packaging Conventions as OPC, or just ‘packaging’.) Want to learn more? The packaging team are…


Zoran Enhances XPS Print Path Support

Zoran has announced enhancements to their IPS DDK 3.0 driver development kit with XPS Print Path support, including support for Windows 7. Details in the press release.


Active XPS

ActivePDF adds support for XPS in activePDF Server 2009. Details in the press release.


Windows 7 Release Candidate

In case you’re reading this haven’t already got the Windows 7 RC via MSDN or TechNet, you can now download via the Windows 7 page on microsoft.com. Enjoy.


Document Toolkit v1 available

First Floor have released version 1.0 of their document toolkit for client-side display of XPS using Silverlight. Details in this blog post. The documentation is also available online, including details of conformance with the spec, note that TIFF and HD Photo images and ICC color profiles are currently not supported.


Windows HD Imaging AQ

Dan just posted details of the Windows HD Imaging Additional Qualifier (AQ) for the Windows 7 logo program. Details and links are on the XPS team blog.