SOURCE: activePDF, Inc.

activePDF, Inc.

September 22, 2011 19:07 ET

activePDF® Announces Portal 2011™ System for Server-Based Enterprise Document Management

MISSION VIEJO, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 22, 2011) - activePDF®, a leading provider of portable document format (PDF) creation, conversion and development tools for enterprise document management, today announced the release of its Portal 2011™ server-based PDF .NET web control tool.

Hosted on the user's server, Portal 2011™ provides powerful browser-based PDF viewing and editing capabilities without requiring third party software on individual systems or devices. Enterprise users can selectively disable the end user's PDF editing, printing and saving capabilities to allow full protection against unauthorized distribution or tampering with any documents. Portal 2011™ allows users to edit PDF files from any source, using any browser, according to Tim Sullivan, activePDF, Inc CEO.

"Portal 2011™ also provides a complete set of tools for uploading and inserting images, making annotations, drawing objects, creating form fields, inserting hyperlinks and more without the overhead of costly desktop software," Sullivan said.

Key enhancements in Portal 2011™ include:

  • Improved User Interface Customization
    • Support for custom tabs
    • Ability to set initial active tab
    • Support for hiding panes
    • Ability to create custom buttons and tabs, including custom JavaScript actions, custom callback arguments and alerts, and access built-in functions such as progress indicator, plus save and download
  • Highlight Text in a document
  • Add/Upload Images to a PDF
  • Support for "no fill" or transparent fill in shapes
  • Slick new and Improved dialog interfaces
  • Add PDF viewing and editing capability without third party software or plug-ins
  • Edit PDF files from any source or browser with tools for adding comments, annotations, drawing objects, form fields, hyperlinks and more
  • Selectively disable PDF editing and "Save" tools to maintain complete firewall protection
  • Mobile device ready allowing users to view, edit and form-fill PDFs from smart phones and tablet devices
  • PDF form creation and editing capabilities including field calculations and formatting within the browser

"In addition to these outstanding features for server-based enterprise use, Portal 2011™ is fully compatible with virtually all mobile devices, which allows users to securely view, edit and form-fill from any smartphone or tablet device," Sullivan added.

Interested users can view the complete release notes for Portal 2011 here, or can try out Portal 2011 for free using our online demo!

About activePDF
Headquartered in Mission Viejo, California, activePDF is a leading provider of PDF creation, conversion and development tools designed to meet the increased demand for automated electronic content management in today's key vertical enterprise markets. Founded in January of 2000, activePDF maintains a global distribution network to serve its more than 20,000 enterprise customers in 90 countries. For additional information about the company or its full line of products, please visit the website at

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