How to improve the conversion quality of PDF files when viewed in OWA using AttachView

This article applies to the following products:
     Messageware AttachView 2003
     Messageware AttachView 2000

 

SUMMARY

This article provides steps on configuring specific settings to improve the conversion quality of PDF files that are viewed in OWA using AttachView.

CONFIGURATION 

 

  1. On the Exchange server navigate to \Program Files\Messageware Incorporated\AttachView for Outlook Web Access\Settings
  2. Using notepad edit the PDFSettings_0.xml file and apply the changes below
  3. For OPTION ID=1, specify the value = "128" (The dpi value may be tweaked to achieve the desired results)  
  4. For OPTION ID=8, specify the value =".PNG"
  5. Remove all the conversions that are currently cached on the server
    1. Open the AttachView Administrative Console (Start\All Programs\Messageware Incorporated\AttachView for Outlook Web Access)
    2. On the left pane highlight Global Settings and navigate to the Cache tab
    3. Click the Flush button
  6. Restart the World Wide Web Publishing Service for changes to take effect

    NOTE: Ensure that the AttachView cache is cleared every time the DPI value is changed as outlined in step 5


This article applies to the following products:

     Messageware AttachView 2003
     Messageware AttachView 2000