LEADTOOLS Version 19 Coming Soon!


A new, major version of LEADTOOLS is right around the corner. Version 19 is packed full of incredible Document, Medical and Multimedia Imaging technology with many new features and enhancements across the board. Developers can do more than ever before with LEADTOOLS V19.

Document Imaging

  • Document and image viewers for all platforms
    • New SVG engine for smooth scrolling and zooming of documents
    • Search text and use annotations on any format
    • Multi-page lazy loading for large documents
  • Convert PDF & Office formats at 100% accuracy without the need for OCR
  • Improved OCR accuracy for all languages including East Asian
  • New barcode types: Aztec, MaxiCode & Micro QR
  • Structured and unstructured forms recognition and processing with OEM-ready forms applications (checks, passports, driver licenses, invoices)
  • PDF and Office format viewing, editing and conversion: convert hundreds of different file types to PDF, DOC/DOCX, RTF, HTML, XPS and more
  • Powerful PDF SDK is feature packed and includes page manipulation, optimize PDF, bookmarks and metadata; create PDF/A files, PDF annotations, image extraction and more
  • Zero-footprint HTML5/JavaScript UI controls & web services
  • Image cleanup and pre-processing

Medical Imaging

  • Comprehensive DICOM SDK supporting the latest specifications
  • PACS client and server components
  • Optional third-party cloud storage integration in the DICOM Storage Server
  • New HL7 SDK with decoders, listener service and MWL integration
  • Redesigned, highly customizable, cloud-enabled HTML5 / JavaScript zero-footprint medical viewer
  • Rich Client Medical Web Viewer (IE only)
  • Medical image processing
  • Medical annotations and collaboration tools
  • 3D volume construction and advanced visualization
  • Specialized 8-16 bit grayscale image display
  • OEM-ready applications with source code


  • H.265 with 4K and 8K ultra-high-definition
  • Capture, convert, stream and play audio and video
  • Hundreds of formats and codecs for DirectShow and Media Foundation
    • MPEG-2 Transport Stream, H.264, MPEG-4 & more
  • KLV metadata
  • UAV and UAS
  • Audio and video processing filters and transforms including overlays and motion detection
  • DICOM reading and writing


  • Hundreds of file and image formats for loading, saving and compression
  • Thousands of image processing algorithms
  • New Image Viewer control for all platforms
  • Scan with TWAIN from the web

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