+ Added feature
* Improved/changed feature
New parameter for "Add Text (Watermark)" command: "Dynamic Font
+ New parameter "Delete Original Files" for "Merge" command (File -
+ Ability to use ESC key in the DRAW mode to cancel the current
+ New parameter for "Add Text (Watermark)" command: Background
+ New file type for the Batch mode: ORG - original. Allows to keep
the original file type (extension).
+ New parameter for "Rotate custom" command: Background color.
+ Now program allows to remove pages in the Batch mode. Use "Remove
+ Now program allows to clear the meta-data (EXIF, IPTC_Info,
+ New OCR engine.
+ New command: Text Search (Tools - Text Search). Allows to search a
text in the current document or in your folder.
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Ability to show guide lines in the "Rotate custom" window
(to help line up images when
+ Information about license in the "Help - About" window.
+ Now you can use the Ctrl key to erase in a straight line (Mode -
+ The Virtual TIFF printer now allows to append new pages instead of
opening a new file.
+ Ability to add a date-time stamp to all selected pages.
+ Ability to draw a square in the Draw mode. Use the Rectangle
object and CTRL key.
+ Ability to draw a circle in the Draw mode. Use the Ellipse object
and CTRL key.
+ New command: File - Split into groups of files
(Allows to split one multipage
file into several multipage files).
+ Ability to add tags 271 and 272 in the TIFF Tags Editor (File -
TIFF Tags ...)
+ New command: Selection - Copy and Move selected area (Shift + Ctrl
+ New command: Selection - Cut and Move selected area (Shift + Ctrl
+ Ability to use arrows to move selected area and selection
(CTRL + arrows -> moving, SHIFT
+ arrows -> resizing,
CTRL + ALT + arrows ->
fast moving, SHIFT + ALT + arrows -> fast resizing)
+ You can drag-and-drop a file from Windows Explorer to Able Fax Tif
to open this file.
Now you can hold the Ctrl key to
+ New command: Pages - Insert All pages from Clipboard File(s).
You can copy files from Windows
Explorer and insert into Able Fax Tif View.
+ New command: Pages - Append All pages from Clipboard File(s).
You can copy files from Windows
Explorer and append into Able Fax Tif View.
+ Ability to export annotations (vector objects) into XML file.
+ Ability to import annotations (vector objects) from XML file.
+ New settings: View 2 tab - Automatically save the current file
before sending it by mail
+ New action for the Batch mode: Import annotations from XML file
+ New selection mode: Selection - Inside (Allows you to select an
of pixels completely within the
* Improved "Remove Isolated Pixels" command.
+ New command: File - Rename.
+ New language: Arabic
+ Refreshing the file thumbnail in the Files list at saving.
+ Now the program allows to resize the Files list.
+ (Files list) Now the program shows hints with full details of the
file under the cursor.
+ Added filter for the Files list.
+ Ability to choose an encoding and decoding standard for a text
annotation (UTF8 or ANSI).
+ Improved work with "Fit" commands.
+ New command: Settings - Send settings by e-mail
+ New settings: View tab - Image Location (Memory, File or Bitmap)
+ New settings: Print Annotations (File - Print)
+ New command: Tools - Fill (Replaces the selected region with a
+ New command: Tools - Blur (Apply a Gaussian Blur filter of
specified radius to reduce image noise and reduce detail).
+ New command: Tools - Pixelize (Pixelize filter renders the
selected area using large color blocks. It is very similar to the
effect seen on television when obscuring faces).
+ New action for the Batch mode: Obfuscate (Allows to obfuscate
certain areas - fill, blur and pixelize)
* Fixed issue with double sided printing.
+ File List settings (display style, thumbnails size).
+ New settings. Ability to choose the necessary pages for the
Obfuscate action (Pages tab) in the Batch mode.
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+ New Update System.
* Fixed the left-handed-mouse bug at program starting.
* Sometimes the program window can no longer be seen because they
were saved in a position that no longer exists (because a secondary
monitor is off, or not attached).
Now the program could automatically detect this and reset position
of windows that were off-screen.
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+ New settings: Delay Zoom Filter (View tab)
+ New action for the Batch mode: Insert Pages
+ New command: Tools - Remove Punch Holes
(automatically detects the location of punch holes on the image and
+ New command to work with selection: Selection - Select colors
(selects all colors inside the range "Start Color" up to "Final
+ Ability to change Selection properties (grip size, shape, color
+ New cursors in "Selection" mode.
+ New values of "Zoom Filter" ("View" and "Edit" tabs).
Fax Tif View 3.9
+ Installer now digitally signed with SHA256 certificate.
+ New feature: Ability to change cursor in "Draw" mode.
+ Now in the "Selection" mode there is ability to use ESC button to
deselect all selected areas.
* Fixed issue with importing of image stamps from INI file.
+ New language: Swedish
+ Improved operation of "Best Fit", "Fit Height" and "Fit Width" at
resizing of the program window.
+ New feature: Batch mode for "Text Recognition" tool. Now program
allows to convert (OCR) many files at once.
+ New feature: Now the "Crop" tool allows to work with all selection
methods (rectangle, circle, poligon, lasso, magic wand).
* Polish translation has been corrected.
* Romanian translation has been corrected.
* Hungarian translation has been corrected.
* Fixed issue with highlighting of the text object at editing and at
+ New OCR (Optical character recognition) Engine. Tools | Text
+ New languages for OCR: Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Cherokee,
Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Czech, Danish, Dutch,
English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian,
Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian,
Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak,
Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian,
+ New feature: Ability to set the "Threshold" value for "Delete All
blank pages" command.
* Fixed several issues with "Virtual TIFF Printer" in 64-bit
+ New settings: Batch mode | Actions list | Use this list by default
+ New action for "Automatic actions at saving": Change Resolution
+ New feature: Ability to combine annotations with background at
saving non-TIFF files (because the format does not allow to store
+ New settings: Acquire | AutoDeskew (Turns automatic deskew
Fax Tif View 3.8
+ New feature: Ability to use the arrow keys ["Ctrl" + arrow key]
to move selected annotations
(Mode | Annotation) or selected area (Mode | Selection)
+ New feature: Ability to use the arrow keys ["Shift" + arrow key]
to resize selected
annotations (Mode | Annotation)
+ New annotation object: Polygone (closed polyline with filling)
+ New feature: Ability to choose necessary pages for "Rotate\Flip"
(in the Batch mode). All pages, odd or even.
+ New feature: Now program allows to change the width of "Pages"
panel (columns count)
+ New command: View | White-on-Black. It will be helpful to someone
who has vision
+ Now program supports unicode characters in annotations (text, memo
+ New settings: Clear clipboard on exit (Settings | User settings |
View 2 tab)
+ New command line parameter: /printwodialog - this parameter allows
to print selected file
without dialog window
+ New command: Rotate - Pages 180.
+ New feature: Ability to choose necessary page number on toolbar
+ New feature: Ability to use "Initial zoom" for each page
+ New drawing tool: Circle (center point and radius). Mode | Draw |
+ New drawing tool: Rectangle (center point and size). Mode | Draw |
(You can draw square with Ctrl key)
+ New drawing tool: Triangle (center point and size). Mode | Draw |
(You can use Ctrl key)
+ New feature: Now program supports native Windows 7 and Windows 8
allowing pan, zoom and rotation.
+ New feature: Ability to resize "Rotate Custom" and "Rotate
selected area" windows
(with Preview area)
* Fixed issue with the DEL key.
* "Initial Zoom" parameter now works with scanned pages also.
Fax Tif View 3.7
+ New command: Pages - Select range of pages.
+ Taskbar progress bar.
+ Program loading is accelerated
+ New parameter (Paper Orientation) in the Printer Profile
+ New command: View - Scroll Left (shortcut - LEFT button)
+ New command: View - Scroll Right (shortcut - RIGHT button)
+ New command: View - Ruler (Settings | User settings | View 2 tab)
+ New command: Pages - New page
+ New command: Pages - Insert New page Before the selected page
+ New command: Pages - Insert New page After the selected page
+ New selection methods: Mode | Select (rectangle, circle, polygon,
lasso, magic wand)
+ New parameters for "Magic wand" selection: mode, max filter,
+ New TIFF compression: ZIP, AdobeZIP
+ New parameters for TIFF compression: ZIP Compression and JPEG
+ New parameter: Hide password (Encrypt-Decrypt dialog box)
+ New parameter: PDF Resolution (Settings | Saving tab)
+ Ability to change the eraser size (Eraser mode) using Ctrl + mouse
+ Ctrl key in "Draw" mode: helps to draw vertical and horizontal
+ New command line parameter: /export. Allows to export all, odd or
+ New: Tools | Convert to BW (Threshold) - now you can resize this
+ New: "Crop" button on toolbar in "Selection" mode
+ New parameters: 256 Colors,16 Colors,65536 shades of Gray
(Settings | Saving | Use Default color depth)
+ New: new encryption algorithm for Encrypt and Decrypt
* Fixed: Using "+" and "-" (number pad on keyboard) in the Text mode
* Fixed: Problem with printing big files with annotations
* Fixed: Selections on big images
* Fixed: Issue with combining black-and-white annotations with big
Fax Tif View 3.6
December 03, 2012
+ New menu item: File | Close
+ New parameter: Use the Recycle-Bin for deleted files
+ New command: File | Split one multipage file into several
+ New command line parameter: /close
+ New settings (Pages Manager): resize dialog window and thumbnails
+ New command: Export To Folder (allows to convert file into
Fax Tif View 3.5
February 20, 2012
+ New parameter: Presets (Eraser mode)
+ New parameters: Tools | Add Text
+ New parameter: Freehand - Smoothness (Draw mode)
+ ANSI paper sizes added to the PDF paper selection (Settings |
+ New action (Batch mode): Canvas Size
+ New command line parameter: /settings, allows to load the program
(Settings | Export Settings)
+ New parameter (Batch mode): Overwrite all existing files
+ The program now allows to copy and paste several selected pages.
+ New command: Copy selected pages (Pages menu)
+ New command: Paste selected pages (Pages menu)
+ New command: Cut selected pages (Pages menu)
+ New command: Paste (Append) selected pages (Pages menu)
+ New command: Paste (Append) ap page (Edit menu)
Fax Tif View 22.214.171.124
September 20, 2011
+ New command: Auto Equalize (Tools menu), equalizes the colors
+ New parameters: Multipage Scanning (Settings | Acquire tab)
+ New parameters: Acquire Frame (Settings | Acquire tab | Advanced)
+ New parameters: Standard Size (Settings | Acquire tab | Advanced)
+ New parameters: Custom TWain Source Settings (Settings | Acquire
tab | Advanced)
+ New parameter: Confirmation for "Delete page" (Settings | Edit
+ New parameter: Confirmation for "Crop (Delete) page" (Settings |
+ New parameter: Print Numerical Sequence (File | Print | Captions)
+ New command: Multipage Text Recognition (OCR)
+ New command: Capture from Screen.
+ New command line parameter: /print
+ Ability to use Ghost Script Plug-In for 64bit OS
+ E-mail sending using MAPI and OLE (Outlook)
+ New command: New Page (File menu)
+ New parameter: Step (Rotate | Rotate Custom)
+ New action (Batch mode): Add Text (Watermark)
+ New command: Create Image Object from Selected Area (Selection
+ Improved and accelerated command: Merge Files (File menu)
+ New command: Freehand (Mode | Draw)
+ New: adaptation of the "Draw" mode for working with a tablet
+ New feature: ability to save TIFF multipage files with different
compression for each page
+ New command (toolbar): Export To. Allows to export your file to
+ New feature: Multiline text for the Stamp annotation.
+ New command: Pages Manager (Edit menu). Allows to insert pages
from other files.
+ New feature: Program now allows to open password protected PDF
+ New command: Delete All Blank pages
+ New parameter: Gray (Tools | Text-Watermark)
+ New parameter: Pages (Batch mode | Actions | Text-Watermark)
+ New component: virtual tiff printer -> GraphicRegion TIF printer
+ New command: Move Selected area to Center (Selection menu)
Fax Tif View 3.4
March 10, 2011
+ Working with WIA scanners: accelerated and improved
+ Most Recently Used (MRU) list
+ New command: Paste to all Selected Pages
+ New settings: Use automatic actions at saving
+ New settings: Saving selected pages from multipage file
+ New command: Tools | Add Text (Watermark)
+ New settings: Collate (File | Print)
+ New settings: Add footer (with filename) at saving
+ New parameter: Annotations - Transparency
+ New method for Text Mode: Pointer - Cursor (for very big files)
+ Multipage scanning
+ New parameters: in Resize command.
+ New command: Annotation | Find (to find annotations in the current
+ New command (button) for toolbar and menu: Best Fit
+ New button on toolbar: Undo
* Fixed bug: Edit-Paste command for big files.
+ New parameter: Last Used Zoom (Settings | User settings | View
tab | Initial Zoom)
+ New parameter: Keep Position (Settings | User settings | View
+ New command: TextRecognition OCR (Tool menu)
* Improved: Rotate | Rotate selected area
+ New parameter: PDF Paper Size = Original Size (User settings |
+ New parameter: Paper Size = AUTO (User settings | Plug-ins)
* Fixed bug: File | Merge files (PDF files)
+ New parameter: Minimize to System Tray or Toolbat
+ New annotation: Line with Arrows
+ New settings: Customization of File Types List (Saving 2 tab)
+ New settings: Annotations - Conversion of color mode at combining.
+ New parameter for: Tools - Resize.
+ New parameter: Settings - Administration Tools
+ New command: Select (Tools | Crop)
Fax Tif View 3.2
November 15, 2009
+ Exiting from the program without confirmation (with or without
+ Default printer selection on toolbar (Easy Print)
+ New option (Edit tab): Text Units
+ New parameter (Angle) for Text and Annotation modes.
+ Two methods of Text inserting
+ New parameter (Text Auto Size) for Annotation mode.
+ New parameters for Measure mode (Measure Hint Font - Name, Size,
+ New parameters for Stamp (Position, Offset)
+ New parameters for Stamp (Angle)
+ New sequence of pages for "Reorder pages" command
Fax Tif View 3.1
May 15, 2009
+ New parameters for "Change Resolution" command.
+ Multipage scrolling
+ New toggle for View mode (Thumbnails - Pages)
+ New menu item: View | Toolbar
+ New parameter: Font Angle (Text Mode)
+ New object (ARC) for the Drawing Mode.
+ New parameter: Change Resolution without Resizing
+ Presets for the Print dialog box.
Fax Tif View 3.0
February 05, 2009
+ Saving parameters of the "File-Open" dialog.
+ New action for batch mode: Combine annotations with background.
+ Menu customization
+ New parameter for Tools-Resize action: Units (pixel, inch, mm,
+ New command. Edit | Insert All pages from files
+ New command. Edit | Append All pages from files
+ New command. Edit | Insert Selected page from file
+ New command. Edit | Append Selected page from file
+ New feature. Preview for PDF, EPS, PS, AI files in the Open dialog
+ New parameter: Allow-Malformed-Pages, which enabled to load pages
+ New feature: Navigator. View | Navigator
* Bug fixed: Text mode
+ New feature. Advanced properties for Annotation objects
Fax Tif View 2.9
September 03, 2008
+ New command line parameters (TWAIN parameters).
+ New command line parameter (/view) to disable editing functions.
+ New command. View | Display Grid
+ New action for batch mode: Split Pages.
+ New action for batch mode: Reorder Pages.
+ New action for batch mode: Reverse of Pages.
+ ERASER mode: accelerated and improved
+ TEXT mode: accelerated and improved
+ New command: Edit | Combine pages
Fax Tif View 2.8
April 14, 2008
+ New command: Tools | Auto Crop Line
+ New parameter. Preview for AutoCrop action.
+ New parameter. Preview for AutoCrop2 action.
+ B&W conversion (Threshold) with preview.
+ New parameter (for Deskewing and Deskewing fine). Crop after
+ Working in dual monitor mode.
+ Working in systems with 256 colors.
+ Working in systems with 4 GigaByte memory.
+ New command: Edit | Reverse of pages
+ New mode for command "Edit | Reorder pages"
Fax Tif View 2.7
December 07, 2007
+ New command: Rotate and Crop.
+ Rotate: ability to rotate an image for less than 1 degree.
+ New button on toolbar: Send selected pages by e-mail.
+ Odd and Even pages selection.
+ New command: Reordering of the pages (unbooklet).
+ New input format: JBIG files.
+ New command: View - Pages Stacking
Fax Tif View 2.6
October, 30 , 2007
+ New parameter: PDF compression
+ New command in Drawing mode: Flood Fill
+ 'Split Page' function (auto and manual mode) Edit | Split Page
+ New input format: DICOM (*.dcm;*.dic;*.dicom)
- Fixed several minor bugs
Fax Tif View 2.5
August, 30 , 2007
+ Cropping for all selected pages (Edit | Crop)
+ Dialog box for "Deskewing" function (Tools | Deskewing ...)
+ Dialog box for "Deskewing Fine" function (Tools | Deskewing Fine
+ Confirmation for combining annotations with background
+ New parameter: Mouse wheel zoom position (center or mouse)
+ New parameter: Mouse wheel invert direction
+ New function: Canvas size (Tools | Canvas soze ...)
- Bug fixed: working with some EPS files
Fax Tif View 2.4
June, 29 , 2007
+ Plug-ins: manual and auto search
+ Rotation of annotations together with rotation of page
+ New PDF_PaperSize parameter (Settings | Saving)
Fax Tif View 2.3
April, 22 , 2007
+ Autosizing for Text object
+ Program now allows to send by e-mail either all or selected pages.
+ Measurement tools (length, area, calibrate)
+ Default color depth
+ 'White Transparent' property for image stamp (to insert signature)
Fax Tif View 2.2
April, 05 , 2007
+ Upgrade reminder
+ New actions in the Batch mode:
Color Depth Change (24 bit, 8 bit, gray, B&W - 3 methods)
Color Adjust (Contrast, Brightness, Hue, Saturation ...)
Effects (User filters, Bump map, Lens, ...)
+ Image preview
+ New selection tools (Save-Load selection to-from file, Custom
Fax Tif View 2.1
February, 15 , 2007
+ Resolution change for plug-in.
+ New command: Tools | Deskewing Fine
+ New command: Tools | Auto Crop 2
+ Saving the ICC profile associated with image
+ AutoCrop2 dialog box
+ Date/time inserting for Text stamp.
* Text to Image conversion (multipage). File | Text Import
Fax Tif View 2.0
December, 10 , 2006
+ Ability to view and edit PDF, EPS, PS, AI and PRN files.
+ Plug-in support
+ Color Management System (CMS)
+ 'Negative' function in Batch mode.
Fax Tif View 1.9
November, 10 , 2006
+ Export of the batch files list
+ Import of the batch files list
+ Refreshing for the files list
+ Import|Export of settings
+ New Polyline ending mode
+ Undo Location
+ Undo Limit
+ Page moving by using of drag & drop.
+ Viewing modes: page view, page and thumbnails, thumbnails only.
Fax Tif View 1.8
September , 04 , 2006
+ New command: Combine Selected objects with background
+ Memo font locking (user can modify font and alignment using
+ Multipage files merge (any files, any pages) Edit | Merge.
+ New command line parameter ("/page=your_page_number")
+ Converting to 8 bit color
+ 'Color' parameter for TEXT tool.
+ 'Auto Crop Edge Space' function in Batch mode.
+ 'Auto Crop Black Border' function in Batch mode.
+ 'Path' information (File | Info)
+ New command: Select all pages (Edit menu)
+ New command: Delete file (File | Delete)
+ Ability to delete the original file at "Save as"
+ File associations checking.
Fax Tif View 1.7
April, 27, 2006
+ Customization: menu hotkeys (shortcuts), toolbar.
+ Zoom filter for an edit modes (annotation, draw, erase).
+ New buttons on toolbar (Fit Height, Fit Width and Actual Size).
+ File size and date information.
+ Multipage moving.
+ Rotating of a Selected area.
+ Ability to lock the file at editing
+ Showing the number of page at printing.
+ Mouse wheel actions.
+ Annotation info on thumbnails.
+ New commands: Select all and Unselect all Objects.
+ Multipage color adjustment.
+ Tips of the day
+ Importing of the Text to the Graphics
+ New command: Split page
+ Easy Print command (printing without dialog)
+ Default compression is possible
Fax Tif View 1.6
February, 20, 2006
+ Image loading from URL
+ Printing of the Wang Annotations
+ Auto Crop Edge Space
+ Auto Crop Black Border
+ Object antialiasing (for annotation)
+ Printing of a multiple copies
+ Toolbar dragging (to a left, right or top side)
+ Pages list (thumbnails)
+ Files list (thumbnails)
+ Files list operations (save, load)
+ Automatic combining with background at saving and sending (Settings
+ Multiuser settings
+ Selection size in the status bar
+ Printing of the current display
+ Window location parameters
+ Batch processing
+ Combining lots of single pages into a multipage file (Edit | Insert
+ Custom rotating
+ Storage of the last used printer and paper size
+ Show-hide preview button (Print dialog)
+ Screen units
+ Zoom Window
+ "Acquire Selected" button
+ Many parameters for work with scanner
+ One copy of the program at a time
Fax Tif View 1.5
September, 01, 2005
+ Automatic orientation at printing.
+ Image associations.
+ The rubber stamp annotation.
+ The Stamp annotation properties manager.
- Bug with slow printing.
+ Startup mode settings.
+ Image Caching settings.
+ Create backups ("bak" extension).
Fax Tif View 1.4
June, 10, 2005
+ Opening Multipage PCX (DCX)
+ Thumbnail size editing.
+ Saving the selected pages to multipage document.
+ Most Recently Used list.
+ TIF Tags reader.
+ Color settings in the "Add Margins" dialog.
+ Annotation tools.
+ Old JPEG compression metod.
+ Added the possiblity to read 16 bit CMYK.
+ Opening all files of Common Graphic formats
+ Date/Time annotation.
+ Window State and Window Size parameters.
+ Parameters for solving a scanner problem.
+ Size setting using the Specified Scale on printing.
+ "Next File" and "Previous File" buttons on tool bar.
+ Annotation editing.
+ Measurement Units.
+ Annotation search in the files.
+ TIFF tags editing (view, add, delete, modify).
Fax Tif View 1.3
February, 10, 2005
+ Auto Adjust DPI for loaded/scanned images.
+ Converting to Adobe PDF format (PDF), PostScript (PS, EPS), Wireless
Multipage PCX (DCX).
+ The page insertion instead of replacement at the PASTE command.
+ The empty page insertion.
+ Choice of color for the erase tool.
+ Rotate and Flip buttons on the toolbar.
+ Deskewing Image (to correct images that were skewed from fax
transmission, scanning, etc)
+ Remove Noise and Remove Isolated Pixels.
+ Color Adjust.
+ Convert to 24 bit, to gray, to black and white.
+ Add margins.
+ Paste as Page and Paste as Image.
+ Moving and resizing of the inserted images.
+ Installation as a MSI package is available on request.
+ Clearing of a selected area on all of the selected pages (Ctrl +
+ The "save/export page" exports all of the SELECTED pages.
+ Two more options: "Append Page" and "Append Multipage".
This will add the new pages directly to the end of the open
+ Save/Export have been separated in to a Save and Save As commands.
+ Negative image
+ Zoom filter
+ Drawing tools (objects, color, fill, frame, pen, highlight)
Fax Tif View 1.2
October, 18, 2004
+ Image acquisition from TWAIN scanners has been added.
+ Image acquisition from WIA scanners and cameras has been added.
+ Selection tools (to print a selected area for example) have been
+ Eraser tools have been added.
+ "Insert MultiPage document" button has been added.
+ Working with selection region has been added (allow to delete,
copy, cut, paste, crop, print).
+ The insert of the text has been added.
+ Saving of the print parameters has been added.
+ Fast print has been added.
Fax Tif View 1.1
June, 15, 2004
+ Printing and editing have been added.
Fax Tif View 1.0
May, 15, 2004
= First version.