20.5 Release Notes

The page contains release notes for Aspose.Words Cloud 20.5 – API Reference.

Important Changes and Enhancements


  1. Added “BuildReport” feature (uses Linq reporting).
  2. Added support of “Document.Lists”
  3. Added support of “Paragraph.ListFormat”
  4. Added support of “Document.Styles”
  5. Added support of change “Style” for document elements
  6. Added support of “ParagraphFormat.Shading” and “ParagraphFormat.Tabstops”
  7. Added support of UrlEncoded “NodePath” parameters
  8. Released “Downloadable” version of API on DockerHub


  1. Fixed letters disappearance during PDF recognition;
  2. Implemented diagonal lines detection in tables;
  3. Improved space detection between words;
  4. Solved several problems with landscape page recognition.

All changes

# Summary Category
WORDSCLOUD-699 Support of Text Style attributes Feature
WORDSCLOUD-717 Downloadable docker version of API Feature
WORDSCLOUD-786 Support to update document style Feature
WORDSCLOUD-808 Add multilevel Bullet List in Word Documente Feature
WORDSCLOUD-846 Support Document.Lists functionality Feature
WORDSCLOUD-847 Support Paragraph.ListFormat functionality Feature
WORDSCLOUD-942 Add support of ParagraphFormat properties Feature
WORDSCLOUD-957 Add linq reporting support Feature
WORDSCLOUD-941 Word to HTML, placeholder breaks into spans Bug
WORDSCLOUD-1136 GetParagraph API parameter is encoded in API Explorer Bug
WORDSCLOUD-1137 GetParagraphFormat API parameter is encoded in API Explorer Bug
PDF2WORD-73  Sometimes letters “fi” disappear in the word “Definition”  Bug
PDF2WORD-320  Diagonal lines in tables aren’t recognized  Bug
PDF2WORD-368  Corrupted PDF error during recognition  Bug
PDF2WORD-417  Underlined text does not recognized correctly  Bug
PDF2WORD-426  Simple segments tests fail on Linux Bug
PDF2WORD-427  TestRecognizingHyperlinks fails on Linux  Bug
PDF2WORD-483  Incorrect processing of pages with landscape orientation  Bug
PDF2WORD-491  Pdf2Word doesn’t work for some Aspose.Words customers on .NET Framework 4.6.1  Bug
PDF2WORD-492  Aspose.Words tries to load old Pdf2Word version 20.02 instead of latest 20.04  Bug
PDF2WORD-497  Why do we have netstandard2 facade reference in .NET 4.6.1 release build?  Bug
PDF2WORD-294  Add Accuracy tests to build verification on GitLab (except the slowest one)  Task

SDK Changes


  1. Added methods to work with Word document lists
    • GetLists
    • GetList
    • InsertList
    • UpdateList
    • UpdateListLevel
  2. Added methods to work with styles
    • GetStyles
    • UpdateStyle
    • InsertStyle
    • CopyStyle
    • GetStyleFromDocumentElement
    • ApplyStyleToDocumentElement
  3. Added methods to work with paragraph list format
    • GetParagraphListFormat
    • GetParagraphListFormatWithoutNodePath
    • UpdateParagraphListFormat
    • DeleteParagraphListFormat
  4. Added methods to work with paragraph tab stops
    • GetParagraphTabStops
    • InsertOrUpdateParagraphTabStop
    • DeleteAllParagraphTabStops
    • DeleteParagraphTabStop
  5. Added methods to build reports
    • BuildReport
    • BuildReportOnline
  6. Added Shading property to ParagraphFormat