What’s New in PDF2ID Standard/Professional 2024
Adobe InDesign 2024 support
PDF2ID 2024 integrates with Adobe InDesign 2024 (InDesign CC 2019 through InDesign 2023 are supported as well).
Support for latest macOS and Windows
PDF2ID 2024 supports the OS scope related changes introduced into macOS 14 and Windows 10/11.
Deprecation of InDesign CC 2017/2018 support
Support for InDesign CC 2017/2018 has been removed further simplifying deployments and reducing the size of the installer.
PNG Filter support
Pre-compression filter when converting to the PNG image type can now be specified.
Text Frame – Baseline options can now be specified. Leading or Ascent can be specified via PDF2ID – Preferences.
PDF conversion improvements
Table cell merging, vector graphics, hidden data removal, conversion related enhancements and other stability related improvements have been made.
What’s New in PDF2ID Standard/Professional 2023
InDesign 2023 support
PDF2ID 2023 integrates with Adobe InDesign 2023 (InDesign CC 2017 through InDesign 2022 are supported as well).
Streamlined InDesign file creation
Enhanced Graphics grouping controls, repeated image detection and reduction, and converting Softmask to a Drop Shadow property were introduced creating an even more efficient InDesign file.
Deprecation of InDesign CC 2015 support
Support for InDesign CC 2015 (v11.x) has been removed simplifying deployments.
Minor stability changes have been made delivering a much more efficient PDF-to-InDesign conversion.
What was new in PDF2ID Standard/Professional 2022
InDesign 2022 support
Support has been added for InDesign 2022 (InDesign CC 2015 to InDesign 2021 releases are supported as well).
Apple Silicon native
PDF2ID 2022 operates natively on Apple Silicon machines and supports Rosetta mode (if required).
macOS Concurrent Processing
The entire Parallel Processing mechanism for the Mac now use macOS native Concurrent Processing technology resulting in about a 50% speed up when processing documents with more than 50 pages (applies to PDF2ID Professional for macOS only).
Enhanced Conversion Speed
The conversion speed has been improved by about 20% in general (applies to PDF2ID Standard/Professional).
Contact Sheet Page property
Contact sheet page property has been added, which allows specifying a particular page range as a contact sheet type; the number of sheets per row and number of columns can be specified. Contact sheet pages are also scaled up automatically to the media size.
Migration to newer Windows technology set
The Windows version of PDF2ID now uses newer Windows infrastructure.
Deprecation of older InDesign
Support for InDesign CC (v9.x)/CC 2014 (v10.x) have been removed.
General conversion and stability improvements
Numerous conversion and stability improvements have been made throughout the PDF to InDesign conversion processing core.
A diagnostics logging mode has been introduced which captures operation flow enabling issues to be pinpointed quickly.