Developer Solutions Announces version 13 of LEADTOOLS Imaging Toolkit: Advanced Image Processing Heads up a Lengthy List of Powerful New Features Monday 26 November 2001 PDF Print 21 November 2001 (DS0122) ~ Developer Solutions, the application development specialist, is now shipping LeadTools v13. In addition to the standard feature set, version 13 adds expanded TWAIN support, advanced colour conversion functions, and the ability to compress images in memory. New common dialogs have been enhanced with a progressive new look and feature set. Also, additional image formats are being supported, pushing the number of supported image formats count to over 70. Available now from Developer Solutions and its resellers, full product prices start from £380 + VAT and upgrades from £155 + VAT. Visit www.developer-solutions.co.uk for full details including a list of supported formats, screen shots and details on how to receive a full evaluation copy. "LEADTOOLS Raster Imaging is the foundation for Lead Technologies developer toolkit line, and version 13 is the strongest upgrade yet, adding more image processing enhancements and new TWAIN support which will carry through to each of their other toolkits including their upcoming .NET release." says Adrian Handley, general manager, Developer Solutions. LEADTOOLS image processing enhancements include features such as unsharp mask, red eye removal, lossless transforms on JPEG and CMP, the ability to resize bitmaps during the load process, support for anti-aliasing, support for JPEG-LAB and TIFF-LAB, and much more. Expanded TWAIN support includes performance enhancements of Memory Buffered Transfer, as well as the save of the Memory Buffered Transfer data directly to a file. New image format support includes IBM AFP, PTOCA, Wireless Bitmap (WBMP), a format used by wireless Internet devices, and many others. Upgraded colour conversion support allows more conversion options to provide better colour matching, flexibility and user customisation capabilities. LEADTOOLS advanced compression in memory options allow image data to move through the system faster, as well as allowing customers to overcome Windows’ image size limitations. Also, new common dialog properties will save development time and give the end users of developers’ applications a consistent look and feel. The LEADTOOLS version 13 Raster Imaging toolkit will carry LEAD’s new .NET controls built to take advantage of Microsoft’s Visual Studio .NET, as well as stand as the platform toolkit for the new LEADTOOLS Digital Paint Module. About Developer Solutions Formed in 2001, Developer Solutions was a division of Contemporary Plc. Developer Solutions is the specialist development resource, providing developers and businesses with advanced software technologies, an extensive portfolio of training and consulting services and an application development capability. For more information, visit Developer Solutions at http://www.developer-solutions.co.uk Contacts: Adrian Handley, Developer Solutions, Tel: 01364 654222 Email: email@example.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Developer Solutions in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.