About AH Formatter V5.x Options (Add-Ons)

Add additional formatting functionality to AH Formatter.

AH Formatter Options (Add-on) products give you access to a wide variety of formatting options such as SVG Output, PANTONE color conversion into RGB or CMYK automatically and MathML drawing (included in Standard) which allows you to draw high resolution images in PDF. The Web Service Interface is an option that lets a client computer send via SOAP an XML file and a stylesheet to an AH XSL Formatter Server License and receive back a PDF document. It also includes folder monitoring services and dynamic selection of the option setting file, enhanced logging and additional output options.

AH Formatter Add-on Options:

Web Services Interface
Web Service Interface V2.3 is an option for Antenna House XSL Formatter Server Licenses to further support the use of XSL Formatter V4.3 via the Internet using SOAP/HTTP. Web Service Interface lets a client computer send via SOAP an XML file and a stylesheet to an Antenna House XSL Formatter Server License and receive back a PDF document; simply and without the need to undertake an expensive and complicated development effort. V2.3 in addition to supporting Folder Monitoring Services now supports dynamic selection of the Option Setting File, enhanced logging and additional output options.

PANTONE Option
The PANTONE Option provides the ability for more than 1000 PANTONE Colors to be converted into RGB or CMYK values automatically. Possible to specify the PANTONE colors for separation color (spot color) simply by putting only the name of the PANTONE colors in FO.

SVG Output Option
AH Formatter V5.0 can produce SVG output compliant to W3C Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 specification. Moreover, it also can output SVG Tiny and SVG Basic in the Mobile SVG Profiles defined by the SVG 1.1 specification.

MathML Option
MathML drawing is now a standard fearture of AH Formatter Standard version. MathML Option is provided for the Lite version only. MathML Option enables to draw Mathematical Markup Language (MathML) 2.0 defined by W3C by utilizing Antenna House originally developed engine. It's possible to draw high resolution images in PDF. MathPlayer plug-in is no more required to draw MathML.

Barcode Option
AH Formatter Barcode Option is a product aiming to generate barcodes using stylesheets, without the libraries that generate barcodes.

CGM Option
AH Formatter CGM Option is a new option to further support the graphics of AH Formatter V4. AH Formatter CGM Option enables drawing CGM high quality images as vectors without the degradation caused by converting to bitmaps.

INX Option
AH Formatter INX Option is a new option that lets you output XSL-FO as INX so that the resulting pages can then be edited and manipulated with Adobe InDesign.

PostScript Output
AH Formatter PostScript Output Option is a new option for AH Formatter V5.0 that enables the output of PostScript.

XPS Creator Option
AH Formatter XPS Option works with AH Formatter and outputs XPS (XML Paper Specification) files.

Plug-in for xmlspy
For all registered users of Antenna House AH Formatter there is a free downloadable Plug-in for xmlspy. It's an add-on connection module for xmlspy. AH Formatter can be integrated into Altova's xmlspy 2004 (Enterprise Edition or Professional Edition). It can also be integrated into xmlspy 5.