Archive for February, 2016

Beta test for new sync and DEVONthink To Go 2.0 starts

DEVONthink To Go sync settings

Since first mentioning DEVONthink To Go 2.0 more time has passed than we anticipated. We started to build our own sync technology including our own cloud service to use in both iOS and Mac versions of DEVONthink in 2013. Unfortunately our approach didn’t work out as expected and so we boxed the project in August 2015 to write an alternative sync from scratch. A few weeks ago we began the beta test of the new technology on the Mac. And yesterday we submitted DEVONthink To Go...

Tuesday tip: Note to self…

Take Note

During the course of the day we often have a need to jot down a quick note in a database. Maybe it’s details on a customer inquiry, the idea for your next great invention, or a reminder to get milk on the way home (and yes, you can put little things like this in DEVONthink too, if you’d like). Select Tools > Take Note and a window will appear for you to add a note in one of four formats: Plain Text,...

DEVONthink 2.8.9 supports Finder tags of folders & more

Import Files and Folders

New year, new maintenance update for DEVONthink and DEVONnote. Version 2.8.9 now imports your Finder tags of folders too. When exporting, both applications assign tags created in their databases to folders as well. The update also lets you make document windows fullscreen on OS X El Capitan. DEVONthink 2.8.9 supports dragging images to formatted notes. It also names captured items smarter, e.g. images, bookmarks, or notes. Formatted notes are based on simple HTML with embedded images. They are portable and can be viewed...