Spooler Release Notes 2017 R2.0
This software release for ActivePDF Spooler (Build 2017.2.0.18300) includes a new feature.
Spooler is an extension tool included with the Toolkit Expansion Pack.
The following software is required to successfully use Spooler.
- Microsoft® Windows Server™ 2008 R2, 2012 R2 or 2016
- Microsoft® .NET Framework (4.5 minimum) is required to use Spooler's .NET component.
- As well as the Toolkit Expansion Pack License, a license for ActivePDF Toolkit, Release 2016 or higher is required.
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.
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 ActivePDF Products on Windows 2012 Servers.
The minimum hardware requirements for Spooler are:
- 350 of RAM
- 175 MB of hard disk space (for the application)
.NET API — Use the new .NET API to add print capabilities to your .NET applications (.NET 4.5 framework or greater). The Spooler .NET API allows you to select a printer and configure its options, and then print a PDF or a group of PDFs.
Installation instructions and information about the API is available in the Spooler User Guide: