VirtualViewer® HTML5 for Pega

Snowbound’s HTML5 document viewer, VirtualViewer® HTML5, integrates with Pega’s unified, no-code development platform, Pega Platform™, to offer clients a faster, easier, and more secure way to view, annotate, and redact hundreds of document, image, and video formats within Pega software.   

Level-Up Your Pega Platform

Snowbound & Pega

In today’s fast-paced business climate, quick, convenient, and secure access to the right data in the correct format can make or break a project. Many knowledge workers are forced to toggle between multiple and disparate applications to manage their tasks, collaborate with colleagues, and advance their projects.

Snowbound’s HTML5 document viewer, VirtualViewer® HTML5, integrates with Pega’s unified, no-code development platform, Pega Platform™, to offer clients a faster, easier, and more secure way to directly access documents, images, and videos within Pega software.

Whether your content management system is hosted via an on-premise server, cloud-based-server, or a hybrid solution, VirtualViewer HTML5 can take your document viewing to the next level with robust file format support and advanced feature functionality.

Pega clients can download VirtualViewer® HTML5 for evaluation through Pega Exchange, Pega’s application and components marketplace.

Compatible With: Pega 8.x

Read more about the Snowbound and Pega partnership here.

Key Features

Using VirtualViewer HTML5 with the Pega Platform enables you to:

  • Eliminate the need to download attachments and open other applications for viewing.
  • Search for, copy, and extract text from documents in Pega Platform.
  • Support for most common text and image file formats, including all Microsoft Office files.
  • Add annotations to documents and images.
  • Add watermarks to documents to protect intellectual property.


High Speed Viewing

Document rendering and processing is split between the server and browser to deliver an extremely high-speed response.

Split & Merge Documents

Advanced page manipulation features like split, merge, reorder, add, delete, extract, and export ensures users meet their case management needs. 

Annotation & True Redaction

Users are able to annotate and redact documents, as well as collaborate on those annotations with tagging, bookmarks, navigation, and commenting tools.

Multi-Page & Multi-Document Navigation

Quickly navigate between documents and pages using tabbed windows and thumbnails.

Split Screen View

Allows users to simultaneously compare documents side-by-side during the review process so they can easily spot differences.

Text Search & Extraction

Locates desired content within text-based documents and displays highlighted results. After locating desired content, users can copy and extract text elsewhere.

User Preferences

Users customize VirtualViewer directly to their unique needs by concealing or displaying specific tools and functions.

Localized UI

The viewer’s intelligent localization capabilities auto-detect browser settings and display in the proper language.  


Customizable watermarks allow users to protect documents and intellectual property from being copied, as well as better collaborate with other users on the same document.


Allows users to perform text and pattern search on raster files such as TIFF and PNG, as well as text selection after the document has been OCRed.

Document Comparison

Allows users to compare two different text documents side-by-side in a split screen and navigate through the highlighted differences.

Video Support

Enables users to view video files from their browser without ever having to leave the viewer. Users have access to all video formats supported by their browser, including mp4, m4v, mkv, web, ogv and ogg.

“At Pega, we are always seeking innovative new ways to streamline internal processes for organizations so they can focus on delivering operational excellence and great customer experience. This partnership enhances contextual collaboration by improving processes like reviewing, editing, and annotating digital assets within Pega solutions so employees can complete projects faster and more effectively than ever before.” 

Don Schuerman, CTO, VP product marketing, Pegasystems

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