Aspose Newsletter for May 2010 has now been published that highlights all the newly supported features offered in the recent releases of its JasperReports exporters, SQL Server rendering extensions, .NET, Java and SharePoint components. This month’s technical article demonstrates how to clone every element of a slide from one presentation to another using Aspose.Slides for .NET and the importance and greater benefits of Priority Support service. Also several examples for migrating your report export solutions from MS SQL Server Reporting Services to Aspose.Pdf for Reporting Services and a demo shows how to auto-fit rows and columns in a worksheet using the Aspose.Cells for .NET API.
100,000th User - Could it be you? - Win $3000 worth of Aspose Software We are fast approaching our 100,000th registered user at Aspose.com, to celebrate this amazing milestone and to thank our vibrant user community we are offering a fantastic prize. The 100,000th registered Aspose user will receive a free Developer Enterprise Subscription license to our flagship product suite, the Aspose.Total Product Family, worth over $3000. If you’ve been holding off downloading a trial of our software or joining the community, now is the time to join, it could be your lucky day!, click tosign up today or forward this newsletter to a friend you think may be interested.
Aspose.Pdf for Reporting Services is a robust .NET solution which allows you to produce PDF reports in Microsoft SQL Server 2000, 2005 and 2008 Reporting Services. Almost all RDL report features are supported. Some advanced features like adding PDF bookmarks, using HTML tags, XMP metadata, custom embedded font and rendering watermark for pages are now supported. Also convert all RDL report features including sections, images, charts, tables, matrices, headers and footers to PDF. It also enables you creating Pdf documents on the server without using Adobe PDF Library SDK. Try Aspose.Pdf for Reporting Services free today – See how Aspose.Pdf for Reporting Services can make Reporting Services work better for you.
An increasing number of customers have expressed the need for “instant” support from us, these customers have needs that are usually attached to a deadline and require dedicated attention to help solve their problems when and if they occur. To help these customers better we have introduced Priority Support. This model of support builds on our excellent free support service but for a flat fee of $399 per year will give Priority users access to greater benefits including:
- 12 Hour Guaranteed Response Time – 7 days a week
- Access to our private Priority Support forum
- Issue escalation to product development teams
- Hotfixes delivered to address your issues
- Ability to prioritize feature requests
Read more about Priority Support .
Aspose takes 5 awards this year in the 2009-2010 ComponentSource Awards
Aspose is incredibly proud to announce that we have received 5 awards from ComponentSource, the world’s largest provider of software tools and components. The awards include the Top 10 Bestselling Publisher Award and the Top 25 Bestselling Product Award. These awards are based on true product sales so the judging panel is the users that buy our products. You can view our current awards on our Industry Awards page. .
Technical Article - Slides cloning - an insight
Cloning slides is a frequently performed activity when creating new MS PowerPoint slides from existing MS PowerPoint slides programmatically. This article covers the steps required to clone every element of a slide from one presentation to another using Aspose.Slides for .NET. You can find the complete article here .
Tutorial Video - Using auto-fit options
In this video tutorial, we show you how to auto-fit rows and columns in a worksheet using the Aspose.Cells for .NET API. In this video, we create a simple Windows application to demonstrate the Auto-Fit operations. View the complete video about auto-fit options here.
Migration from MS SSRS to Aspose - Aspose.Pdf for Reporting Service
In this month’s newsletter we include several ex amples for migrating your report export solutions from MS SQL Server Reporting Services to Aspose.Pdf for Reporting Services. You can find the detailed article here.
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