Aspose.Slides Cloud 19.9 has been just released and it is also updated on production server. The latest release introduces some new features along with fixes of the issues reported in previous versions of Aspose.Slides Cloud. In this release, we have introduced LayoutTargetType property to control the layout mode of the chart plot area and support of Widescreen slide size along with many other important improvements. Please spare some time and check release notes of this version for a complete list of enhancements and improvements.
Let me give you a quick walk through some of these improvements, carried in this new release.
Setting Slide Size
The is a possibility that you have a mismatch between the size of your slides and the size of the medium you are projecting to because of your Microsoft PowerPoint version you have used to create your presentation and the device you are using to deliver the presentation. How you will fix it? Simply you should know the target device size before delivering your presentation to cope with the issue and update the presentation slide size.
Aspose.Slides Cloud has already provided an API PutSlidesSlideSize to update the size of presentations to industry standard presentation sizes. In this release, we have extended the list and added a new size; Widescreen. Following is the complete list of available sizes.
Available values for sizeType parameter:
** Parameter Value**
** Preset Size Type**
On screen 4x3
On screen 16x9
On screen 16x10
A cURL example to update the presentation slide size:
Layout Mode of Chart Plot Area
While adding charts in the presentations, setting layout mode for chart plot area is one of the frequently used features. In this release, we have introduced a new property LayoutTargetType to control the layout of the chart plot area. Now you can define the layout of the plot area manually by setting the new property, with two possible values Inner or Outer, This property specifies whether to layout the plot area by its inside (not including axis and axis labels) or outside (including axis and axis labels).
The following cURL example demonstrates how to Set Layout Mode of chart:
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