Rasterizer Release Notes 2017 R1.0

This is the initial release of ActivePDF Rasterizer (Build 2017.1.0.18202).

Rasterizer is an extension tool included with the Toolkit Expansion Pack.

Software Requirements

The following software is required to successfully use Rasterizer.

  • Microsoft® Windows Server™ 2008 R2, 2012 R2 or 2016
  • Microsoft® .NET Framework is required to use Rasterizer's .NET component
    (4.6.2 minimum — if .NET is not detected during installation, you are offered the option to have .NET installed for you.)
  • License for ActivePDF Toolkit, Release 2016 or higher
    Toolkit Expansion Pack tools check for a Toolkit license in the ActivePDF License Manager before they run.
    Exception: Evaluation versions do not require a Toolkit license.

Hardware Requirements

The minimum hardware requirements for Rasterizer are:

  • 350 MB of RAM
  • 175 MB of hard disk space (for the application)

Note: If this is the first time you are installing an ActivePDF 2017 product on a Windows 2012 server, you need to download and install two Microsoft updates for Windows 2012 servers. These updates resolve issues with the Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Runtime Components. For links and step-by-step instructions, see this ActivePDF Knowledge Base article: Installing 2017 Products on Windows 2012 Servers.

User Guide

Installation instructions and information about the API is available in the Rasterizer User Guide: