This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide 1Z0-808 and have Jeanne Boyarsky & Scott Selikoff on-line! See this thread for details.
Aspose Newsletter for April 2011 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 & SharePoint components. This month’s technical article explains how to create a web service that generates a barcode using Aspose.BarCode for .NET. The demo for finding the original ID of an external task & migration to Aspose.Words for .NET 9.2 or higher in the migration tip section.
ComponentsSource is a leading online software vendor who offers products from over 250 vendors to over 125,000 customers. Every year, they put together a list of the best selling companies and products that they work with. There are two categories: Bestselling Publisher Awards, and Bestselling Product Awards. Aspose placed in both categories and collected a total of four awards.
Among our products, both Aspose.Total and Aspose.Words received Top 25 Product awards, and Aspose.Cells received a Top 50 Products award. We are particularly proud to find ourselves in the top of the Best Selling Publisher Award. Since this award is based on our sales through ComponentSource, it is unbiased proof of how popular our products are. Our customers are voting with their pockets and there is no better endorsement. We want to thank all of our customers for their confidence in us and look forward to supporting them throughout 2011-2012. To know more please visit .NET Component Suites page.
Technical Article - Using Web Services to Create Barcodes with Aspose.BarCode for .NET
Web services allow you to integrate software with external applications. Using a standardized request/response model, any client application that can use XML web service can benefit from it. This technical article demonstrates how to create a web service that creates a barcode using Aspose.BarCode for .NET and a WinForms client or a web client. The client application simply sends to string values to the server (codetext and symbology) and Aspose.BarCode takes care of the rest. Click here to Use Web Services to Create Barcode .
Tutorial Video - Finding the Original ID of an External Task in Aspose.Tasks for .NET
Do you need to find out the ID of an external task from within your application? When you are using Aspose.Tasks for .NET to work with Microsoft Project files, it is easy. This tutorial shows how to do it, from creating the external task in Microsoft Project to writing the code to find its ID number in Visual Studio. The whole process takes just over two minutes. Click here to watch Video. Finding the Original ID of an External Task .
Migration Tip - Migration to Aspose.Words for .NET 9.2 or Higher
Aspose.Words for .NET and Java 10 is coming ever closer. Now is a good time to make sure that your projects are up-to-date and ready for the next step up. We know how annoying it is when an API that you have implemented changes so we try to keep changes down to a minimum. With Aspose.Words for .NET 9.2 we had to make a couple of small changes to make the API better organised and to help the autoporting work we are doing on the Java platform. This article explains the differences and how to update your code. Click here to read the tip Migration to Aspose.Words for .NET
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