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How to install plugins

If you have a problem to download plugins via "Checking for updates..." inside PhantomPDF,  you can either re-install your current application with a full setup package or download the plugins separately and install them manually.

·OCR component for English edition

· OCR component for Multilingual edition

·PDF/A plugin

· FileOpen

· Foxit IFilter plugin

OCR component for English edition

Re-install with a full setup package 

A full setup package is an installer with most of plugins included, like OCR,PDF/AEX and Ifilter. Before install this version, you will need to remove your existing version manually by going to Windows Control Panel > Programs and Features. And then access this site to download and install the full setup package. You could use your original license code to activate your Foxit PhantomPDF if you already have a license for it, then restart your Foxit PhantomPDF to use it.

Install plugin separately

To download the additional OCR plug-in, you will need to install two parts of it. One is the public engine and the other is the language engine. The following hyperlinks are referring to the web page where to download the plugins, you may choose corresponding one to download: 

OCR Public Engine 
Click this link to access the download page of Foxit website. Scroll down to Foxit PhantomPDF Add-On catalog, click on the dropdown list next to it to choose OCR Public then click Free Download. The more recent digit matches with the more recent version of the program. For example, you have version 8.2, you will choose the folder labeled as 1.6.

  • Version 1.6 is for PhantomPDF version 8.2 and above

  • Version 1.5 is for PhantomPDF version 7.3 and above.

OCR Language Engine

Click this link to access the download page of Foxit website. Scroll down to Foxit PhantomPDF Add-On catalog, click on the dropdown list next to it to choose OCR Language then click Free Download. The more recent digit matches with the more recent version of the program. For example, you have version 8.2, you will choose the folder labeled as 1.6.

  • Version 1.6 is for PhantomPDF version 8.2 and above

  • Version 1.5 is for PhantomPDF version 7.3 and above.

  • Version 1.4 is for PhantomPDF version 7.1.x and 7.2.x

  • Version 1.3 is for PhantomPDF version 7.0.X

Formats of the installer

Each folder contains two types of installer file, MSI and FZIP. You may choose MSI or FZIP. 

To install the MSI setup file, you can double click to install it or deploy it with your deployment tool.
To install the FZIP setup file, you can install it by going to Help > Install Update inside the PhantomPDF and find the downloaded .fzip file and click Open button. When you're done, click Done to finish the installation.


OCR component for Multilingual edition

To install the OCR plugin, you can either re-install with a full setup package or download the plugin separately and install it manually. 

Re-install with a full setup package 

A full setup package is an installer with most of plugins already included, like OCR,PDF/AEX and Ifilter. Before install this version, you need to remove your existing version by going to Windows Control Panel>Programs and Features. Access this site to download and install the full setup package. You could use your original license code to activate your Foxit PhantomPDF if you already have a license for it, then restart your Foxit PhantomPDF to use it.

Install plugin separately

To download the additional OCR plug-in, you will need to install two parts of it. One is the public engine and the other is the language engine.The following hyperlinks are referring to FTP sites where the plugins are stored, you may choose corresponding one to download:

OCR Public Engine 
Click this link to access the download page of Foxit website. Scroll down to Foxit PhantomPDF Add-On catalog, click on the dropdown list to choose OCR Public then click Free Download. The more recent digit matches with the more recent version of the program. For example, you have version 8.2, you will choose the folder labeled as 1.6.

  • Version 1.6 is for PhantomPDF version 8.2 and above

  • Version 1.5 is for PhantomPDF version 7.3 and above.

OCR Language Engine

Click this link to access the download page of Foxit website. Scroll down to Foxit PhantomPDF Add-On catalog, click on the dropdown list next to it to choose OCR Language then click Free Download. The more recent digit matches with the more recent version of the program. For example, you have version 8.2, you will choose the folder labeled as 1.6.

  • Version 1.6 is for PhantomPDF version 8.2 and above

  • Version 1.5 is for PhantomPDF version 7.3 and above.

  • Version 1.4 is for PhantomPDF version 7.1.x and 7.2.x

  • Version 1.3 is for PhantomPDF version 7.0.X

Formats of the installer

Each folder contains two types of installer file, MSI and FZIP. You may choose MSI or FZIP.

To install the MSI setup file, you can double click to install it or deploy it with your deployment tool.
To install the FZIP setup file, you can install it by going to Help > Install Update inside the PhantomPDF and find the downloaded .fzip file and click Open button. When you're done, click Done to finish the installation.


PDF/A plugin

To install the PDF/A plugin, you can either re-install with a full setup package or download the plugin separately and install it manually. 

Re-install with a full setup package 

A full setup package is an installer with most of plugins already included,like OCR,PDF/AEX and Ifilter. Before install this version, you need to remove your existing version manually by going to Windows Control Panel>Programs and Features. Then download and install a full setup package. You could use your original license code to activate your Foxit PhantomPDF if you already have a license for it, then restart your Foxit PhantomPDF to use it. 

For English edition of Foxit PhantomPDF, please access this site to download it.

For Multilingual edition of Foxit PhantomPDF, please access this site to download it.

Install plugin separately

Click this link to access the download page of Foxit website. Scroll down to Foxit PhantomPDF Add-On catalog, click on the dropdown list next to it to choose PDF/A/E/X then click Free Download. The more recent digit matches with the more recent version of the program. For example, you have version 8.2, you will choose the folder labeled as 2.1.

  • Version 2.4 is for PhantomPDF version 8.0 and above

  • Version 2.3 is for PhantomPDF version 7.3 and above

  • Version 2.2 is for PhantomPDF version 7.1 and above

Formats of the installer

Each folder contains two types of installer file, MSI and FZIP. You may choose MSI or FZIP. 

To install the MSI setup file, you can double click to install it or deploy it with your deployment tool.

To install the FZIP setup file, you can install it by going to Help > Install Update inside the PhantomPDF and find the downloaded .fzip file and click Open button. When you're done, click Done to finish the installation.


FileOpen

The FileOpen plugin is not included in the full setup package of Foxit PhantomPDF. You will need to install it separately even you are running the full version.

Install plugin separately 

Click this link to access the download page of Foxit website. Scroll down to Foxit PhantomPDF Add-On catalog, click on the dropdown list to choose FileOpen then click Free Download. Please choose one directory based on the current version you are running.

Formats of the installer

Each folder contains two types of installer file, MSI and FZIP. You may choose MSI or FZIP. 

To install the MSI setup file, you can double click to install it or deploy it with your deployment tool.

To install the FZIP setup file, you can install it by going to Help > Install Update inside the PhantomPDF and find the downloaded .fzip file and click Open button. When you're done, click Done to finish the installation.


Foxit IFilter plugin

To install the Foxit IFilter plugin, you can either re-install with a full setup package or download the plugin separately and install it manually.

Re-install with a full setup package

A full setup package is an installer with most of plugins already included,like OCR,PDF/AEX and Ifilter. Before install this version, you need to remove your existing version manually by going to Windows Control Panel>Programs and Features. Then download and install a full setup package. You could use your original license code to activate your Foxit PhantomPDF if you already have a license for it, then restart your Foxit PhantomPDF to use it. 

For English edition of Foxit PhantomPDF, please access this site to download it.

For Multilingual edition of Foxit PhantomPDF, please access this site to download it.

Install plugin separately

lick this link to access the download page of Foxit website. Scroll down to Foxit PhantomPDF Add-On catalog, click on the dropdown list to choose IFilter then click Free Download.The more recent digit matches with the more recent version of the program. For example, you have version 8.3, you will choose version 3.1.

  • Version 3.1 is for PhantomPDF version 8.0 and above

  • Version 3.0 is for PhantomPDF version 7.3 and above

Note:For PhantomPDF 8.1 and above,choose to download Foxit Ifilter 3.1.3.725 from Folder 3.1.
          For PhantomPDF 8.0,choose to download Foxit Ifilter 3.1.1.217 from Folder 3.1.

Formats of the installer

Each folder contains two types of installer file, MSI and FZIP. You may choose MSI or FZIP. 

To install the MSI setup file, you can double click to install it or deploy it with your deployment tool.

To install the FZIP setup file, you can install it by going to Help > Install Update inside the PhantomPDF and find the downloaded .fzip file and click Open button. When you're done, click done to finish the installation.


   

   

   

   

   

   

   

   

   

   

   

   

   


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