jZebra Changelog

New in version 1.5.4

February 4th, 2014
  • New experimental feature appendJSONArray(String jsonData)
  • Fix for appendHex() now allows "x1B" instead of "\x1B", fixing the "\x00" bug. Just use "x00". (Issue 61)

New in version 1.4.5 (August 30th, 2012)

  • New image scaling support using "setPaperSize" and "setAutoSize".
  • An improved sample.html page with some new buttons and better layout.
  • Cutting edge HTML "Screenshot" support for HTML5 capable browsers: prints a rendered picture of your HTML page.

New in version 1.4.3 (June 30th, 2012)

  • An append64() NullPointerException was fixed appendImage(url, "ZPLII") no longer incorrectly uses EPL commands.
  • The source code for sample.html has hints for the new jzebraDoneFinding, jzebraDoneAppending, and jzebraDonePrinting helpers.

New in version 1.4.1 (June 9th, 2012)

  • Improved browser readiness: simply create a JavaScript function called "jzebraReady()", and the applet will call it once it has loaded properly. See loading.html for more readiness examples.
  • Better handling of page refreshes (misleading InterruptedException has been removed, and multiple calls to init() only succeed if the JavaScript listener thread has stopped; otherwise, a warning is displayed.
  • Multiple bugfixes (issue 49, issue 54, and issue 66).
  • Call findPrinter() with no parameters and it will return the system's default printer.
  • Misc. code cleanup.

New in version 1.2.1 (February 14th, 2012)

  • This version adds experimental PDF printing using PDFRENDERER.
  • It adds support for printing directly to file (i.e. \\server\printer).
  • It fixes a problem in sample.html with "List All" printers.

New in version 1.1.1 (January 19th, 2011)

  • A new appendFile() feature was added, similar to original 1.0.3 and older functionality CONFIGPATH="http://site/epl.txt".
  • An XML parsing error discovered in Internet Explorer was fixed.
  • Please note that the JavaScript in sample.html has timing improvements added in lieu.
  • Experimental Cp1252 support and XML message parsing support were added.
  • Digital signature support was improved.
  • A constant trusted Java signature is used.

New in version 1.0.6 (December 3rd, 2010)

  • A feature was added that allows larger print jobs to be spooled as separate jobs to the printer. For example, every five labels could be spooled as a new print job.
  • This version also fixes a "Magic Cookie" problem some users were experiencing in Java 1.5.