Archive for December, 2012

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

All of us here at DEVONtechnologies wish you and your family Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We hope that you will enjoy a peaceful and reflective time, wherever in the world you are, whatever you believe in, and whatever culture you are part of. Yours Eric Böhnisch-Volkmann & the DEVONtechnologies team Our office will be closed from December 21, 2012, to January 6, 2013. Support will be available by email but we might reply slower than usual.

Last betas before Christmas: Public beta 3 of our…

Last betas before Christmas: Public beta 3 of our sync technology fixes a few minor but annoying bugs and public… fb.me/1OvZwfiox

Last betas before Christmas

Christmas is near but we have worked up to the last minute to provide you with the latest builds before we switch off our Macs and spend some relaxing days with our families. Public beta 3 of our sync technology fixes a few minor but annoying bugs and public beta 4 of the web sharing plugin improves the whole user experience. How to get them? First check the system requirements. Sync need DEVONthink Pro or Pro Office 2.4.3 or higher, web...

Syncing and web sharing explained: If you installe…

Syncing and web sharing explained: If you installed the plugins but are still unsure if you really exploit their… fb.me/2kaUsd0cr

Syncing and web sharing explained

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In the recent weeks we have released both DEVONthink’s new sync feature as well as a rewritten web interface for DEVONthink Pro Office as public betas via my blog. If you installed the plugins but are still unsure if you really exploit their potential check out our two new screencasts. Thirteen minutes well spent! Ray demonstrates how you can work on one database with multiple users on the local network and how you set up sync locations, e.g Dropbox, and keep your...

Watch the videos and learn all about DEVONagent Pr…

Watch the videos and learn all about DEVONagent Pro: In the Support Assistant (choose Help > Tutorials inside the… fb.me/1PeCuefxB

Watch the videos and learn all about DEVONagent Pro

Now that we’ve published a large number of screencasts about DEVONthink we have caught up with DEVONagent Pro. In the Support Assistant (choose Help > Tutorials inside the application) you’ll find seven new screencasts showing you how to search effectively with DEVONagent, explaining what search sets, Boolean operators, and wildcards are, and how you can work with the found results. Finally we demonstrate how you can easily automate your research with scheduled search sets. No more excuses for not using DEVONagent...

Beware of “DEVONthink” by J. Russell & R. Cohn

Amazon lists a book named “DEVONthink” by some Jesse Russell and Ronald Cohn. Don’t buy it! The book consists only of a collection of mostly unrelated Wikipedia articles and has absolutely nothing to do with our software. We have notified Amazon and the book-on-demand publisher about this issue and asked for the book to be withdrawn. BTW: When you look at the list of publications by the two “gentlemen” one can suspect that all other books are similarly unrelated to...

DEVONthink sync technology — public beta 2

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In June we announced the first public beta of our sync technology for DEVONthink. For several months now, we’ve focused on making our sync technology reliable and easy to use regardless of your situation. Whether you have several small text-only databases or several large databases with gigabytes of PDFs, whether you use Dropbox or WebDAV or a direct connection (or all three!), whether you’re using a low-bandwidth mobile network or a corporate intranet, you should be able to rely upon Sync...