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Adding a Kingfisher Job As An Autobahn DX Step

Aquaforest Kingfisher in a PDF data extraction tool that uses the text or barcode information found in PDF pages to perform different operations like:

Renaming PDF Files based on text matching or barcode information
Splitting PDF Files based on text matching or barcode information
Extracting Pages from PDF Files based on text matching or barcode information
Extract Content from PDF Files to txt or […]

Office to PDF printer

There are three different ways of producing MS Office to PDF,

MS Office Native Conversion *recommended option, for most scenarios
MS Office Direct Print
MS Office Extended Print

In most cases, we would recommend using the MS Office Native conversion as it’s the most reliable & probably has the all the features that are required for most scenarios. There are however some scenario’s where […]

Extract, Split and Rename PDFs with Aquaforest Kingfisher

Aquaforest Kingfisher is a sophisticated and powerful tool that is designed to help unlock and organize key business information trapped in PDF documents such as financial records, customer reports, scanned files and payment runs.

A core feature of the product is the ability to OCR PDF files during the conversion which means you can process image only (non-searchable) PDFs.

Below is a […]

Converting Postscript (.ps) files to PDF using Autobahn DX Server

The following steps will enable you to convert postscript (.ps) files to searchable PDF using Autobahn DX.

Download and install the relevant version of GSview using the following links gsv50w64.exe  gsv50w32.exe
Once installed change your .ps file to open with gsview, to do this:

Right click on a post script file and select properties.
Click on the change button.
Select either C:\Program Files\Ghostgum\gsview\gsview64.exe or gsview32.exe

 

 

Open the easyPDF […]

This short blog provides information on how Autobahn DX Server converts office type documents to PDF and what is required from your environment to successfully achieve this.

Autobahn DX uses the Autobahn and BCL easyPDF x Loader services to control the execution of both scheduled jobs and ad-hoc jobs whether submitted via the Autobahn Manager or via the Autobahn Job API.

The […]

Converting .MSG files to PDF

This short blog provides information on how to configure your environment in order for Autobahn DX to successfully convert .MSG files to PDF.

Autobahn DX uses the Autobahn and BCL easyPDF x Loader services which control the execution of both scheduled jobs and ad-hoc jobs whether submitted via the Autobahn Manager or via the Autobahn Job API.

The conversion is done by […]

Aquaforest Searchlight – Best Practices

This blog focuses on setting up Aquaforest Searchlight for processing large number of documents in SharePoint.

Firstly, we have to understand how Searchlight works. There are 2 main stages when processing a Searchlight library: the Audit stage and the OCR stage.

Before explaining these 2 stages, let’s first clarify what is a Searchlight library. A Searchlight library is an object in Aquaforest […]

Multi-Core Module for Autobahn DX Server

The Business Problem:

At Aquaforest we are often contacted by prospect and current Autobahn DX Server customers who have a core requirement of converting thousands if not millions of documents in a small window of time.

The Solution:

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Aquaforest Multi-Core module for Autobahn DX Server.  The Multi-Core module bolts directly onto your instance of Autobahn DX Server increasing your throughput rates significantly […]

Configuring SharePoint for PDF Files

PDF is one of the most common file types held within a SharePoint document store and yet depending upon the version of SharePoint the “out of the box behaviour” may not be quite what users expect. Consequently PDF users felt that PDF files were very much “second class citizens” in versions of SharePoint prior to 2013.
PDF and SharePoint

In SharePoint versions […]

Creating Searchable PDFs

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