MBS Plugins 18.0 pre-releases


in this thread I want to post to you what’s new in 17.6 prerelease plugins.

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  • Fixed a crash with JSONMBS class.
  • Improved JSON handling to break circular references.
  • Updated Rockesy4ND library for macOS to better support macOS High Sierra.
  • Added checks to IconMBS class to make sure you don’t get corrupted images.
  • Changed CFURL to/from folderitem to use NativePath/URLPath instead of FSRef.
  • Fixed an issue with file path handling for Mac XL Plugin. Now handles composed unicode characters better.
  • Updated DynaPDF to version
  • Updated CURL library to version 7.57.0.
  • Updated OpenSSL to 1.1.0g and 1.0.2m


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Please come back later. Maybe it’s down due to maintenance.

You can download on my dropbox site:



Update: Please don’t use this prerelease (pr2).
Due to a bug we free memory on file access which should not happen!
Will be fixed for pr3.


  • Changed OptionCAINFO, OptionCAPATH, OptionCookieFile, OptionCookieJar, OptionIssuerCert, OptionNETRCFile, OptionRandomFile, OptionSSHPrivateKeyfile, OptionSSHPublicKeyfile, OptionSSLCert, OptionSSLKey for CURL to use always UTF-8 on Mac and to do the unicode transformation for decomposed characters to avoid trouble with special characters in file paths.
  • Fixed an issue with exception handling on 64-bit Linux introduced in 17.3.
  • Fixed an issue in file handling from pr1 where file path was freed instead of decreasing reference count.
  • Added camera configuration properties for RaspberryPiCameraMBS class.
  • Fixed bugs with DynaPDF Print and scaling pages for some printers.





  • Added NSViewTooltipMBS class and NSViewMBS.addToolTipRect method.
  • Updated DynaPDF to version
  • Fixed problem with VerifyEmailMBS function and some DNS servers.
  • Added Multiply and Unmultiply to PictureMBS class.
  • Added PictureMBS.CopyPictureWithAlpha function.
  • Fixed bug in Picture handling for setting alpha channel for Cocoa picture.
  • Added ClipperMBS module to use clipper library.
  • Added OpenSSLMBS PKCS7SignData function.
  • Fixed problem in SystemInformationMBS.ProcessorCount with logical/physical CPUs in wrong order on Windows.
  • Added example to sign PDF with 2048bit PKCS#12 certificate file.
  • Changed WinUserNotificationMBS to better handle empty texts.
  • Changed SystemInformationMBS.HardDiscSerial on Mac to prefer serial from internal disk.
  • Fixed bug in CURL SetupAWS when wrong date was used.


  • Fixed bug in VLCEqualizerMBS.Map setter.
  • Fixed out of bounds problem in zxingQRCodeReaderMBS.
  • Fixed problem with loading cairo library on Linux for Ubuntu 17.4.
  • Added IDN support for CURLSMBS and CURLNMBS classes on Windows Vista and newer. Does give error if you try it on older Windows XP.
  • Improved CSV split to also auto detect tab instead of just comma and semicolon.
  • Improved CSV split via SplitCommaSeparatedValuesMBS to handle multi line text values better.


and released: