Saturday, April 14, 2007

SDMS Version 4.2 released (14 April 2007)

Already SDMS is up to version 4.2.02 (not just 4.2) after two daily updates since first release last Thursday.

The updates include a number of minor "tweaks" and (see accompanying image) an action button added to the three Alerts views to enable otherwise "dead" scheduled mail to be processed.

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SDMS Version 4.2.02 is now available, and can be downloaded from either or

The reason for having this button is discussed in the built-in Help Using This Database (which gives a brief SDMS tutorial).

Be sure to find out about the new NotesTracker Version 5.0 capabilities now available in this version of SDMS.

The NotesTracker Guide is downloadable from either or

Wednesday, April 11, 2007

CAPTURE Version 2.1 released (12 April 2007)

Today we have released the latest and greatest version of out FREE application CAPTURE ... Customer And Project Tracking (plus Usage Reporting Extensions).

The major new feature of CAPTURE V2.1 is the inclusion of NotesTracker Version 5.0 capabilities (see previous announcement earlier in this web log, at ).

This brings powerful new capabilities to CAPTURE, such as the ability to nominate and track "special" documents (any document that has significance to you, for whatever reason), the sending of e-Mail alerts (when fields are changed, documents deleted, "special" documents are used, etc), the ability to track the actions only for specified users, and more!

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

SDMS Version 4.2 Beta #1 released

Version 4.2 of SDMS has been released today, 10 April 2007 (and while being labeled "Beta #1" it should not be much different if at all from the final V4.2 release).

It has been upgraded to include NotesTracker Version 5.0 capabilities (see the recent post for that announcement).

This includes such things a the ability to specify and track "special documents", mailed-in documents, pasted documents and to generate e=mail alerts for all sorts of database events. The NotesTracker Guide Version 5.0 has full details of all such new capabilities.

Here's a sample e-mail alert message;

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SDMS Version 4.2 can be downloaded from either or