XSL-FO Designer for Apache FOP

Note: The login information for the designer Database is user admin and password admin.

Designer 2.8.3 (New in July 2018)

Download FO Designer for Windows.
It includes Java VM 1.8
(unzip it in a empty directory and execute fodesigner.exe) 

Download FO Designer for Mac OS
Warning! if you get the error "unable to locate its companion shared library" you need to run the command "xattr -c fodesigner.app" before starting the program. Note Java 1.8 required.

Download FO Designer for Linux (Ubuntu)
Java VM not included. Java 1.8 must be installed in order to run the program. Unzip it in a empty directory and execute fodesigner  If you have other java versions installed you can enforce Java 1.8 by editing the file fodesigner.ini and adding the following lines before -vmargs

   -vm
    /yourjava18directory
/java

New features highlights of the last months:
  • Report creation assistant
  • Local version history
  • Report trace functionality.
  • Excel output (Cloud server).
  • Box border object. Support for rounded borders.
  • Fine tuning of field position and size.
  • Fixed position areas.
  • Memo fields
  • PDF protection (Cloud server)
  • HTML Fields
  • Reusable templates