UiPath Release Notes



Release Date: 16th July 2019

New Features and Improvements

We have updated the Range property field for the following activities: Read XPS Text, Read PDF with OCR and Read PDF Text. You can now set the range you want to work with to be a single page, a range of pages, or a complex, custom range, which combines the first two types.

Bug Fixes

  • When using the Export PDF Page As Image activity, you only had the option of opening a .pdf file when browsing it from the Output field. Now you can save a .pdf file as an image directly by browsing for it straight from the activity.


Release Date: 26th June 2019

New Features and Improvements

We want to reach out to the entire world and make automation a language everyone can speak. So, starting with this release, the entire platform is available in Chinese


Chinese can only be used in this pack when installed in Studio v2019.4.4 or v2019.7 or above.


Release Date: 25th April 2019

New Features and Improvements

This major release brings five new activities to the PDF activities pack, helping you manipulate more aspects of PDF documents, as follows:

The change to v2.0.0 is also due to the fact that the engine of the PDF activities has been overhauled, and now uses a more efficient method of retrieving text from .pdf and.xps files. This change is reflected in the old activities of this pack, as well, meaning that the Read PDF With OCR and Read XPS With OCR activities have some new properties, as well as some upgraded old ones.

Breaking Changes

  • The v2.0.0 PDF activities pack is no longer compatible with Studio versions below v2018.3.
  • The Read PDF Text and Read PDF With OCR activities have been optimized, and now use a different, better method of retrieving and organizing text. This may cause breaking changes in already existing workflows, as the output text might be different.


Release Date: 18th February 2019

Bug Fixes

  • Using the Read PDF With OCR activity with the Google OCR engine threw an error.


Release Date: 10th January 2019

This new year brings two more languages in the entire UiPath Platform - French and Russian. Since we layed down the foundations of localization in our previous release, we are continuing our efforts in bringing you a more immersive experience and lowering the language barrier bit by bit.


Release Date: 10th October 2018

The moment is finally here - the entire UiPath Platform has been localized, so that you can have a truly immersive experience, from install to design and execution. Now, besides English, you can access everything, including our online documentation, in Japanese.


Release Date: 7th June 2018

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue which caused the Robot to crash when using the Read PDF with OCR activity.


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