4D 20 R5 Beta Starts Today

Beta testing for 4D 20 R5 is starting today, and we’re thrilled to unveil a truly majestic feature release with a plethora of functionalities designed to empower your development experience!

Let’s explore all the exciting features this release has in store for you:


  • In 4D Write Pro, you can now wrap text around pictures and text boxes, tables are no longer restricted to 1000 lines, and effortlessly define both width and height simultaneously with a new attribute.
  • For programmers, enjoy new features like try-catch blocks for precise error handling, a 4D Singleton, to answer a highly voted feature request, and shared classes for easier shared object management, among other enhancements.
  • Visual structure editor information is now stored separately from table definition information to reduce conflicts in the catalog file.
  • ORDA comes with improved data restriction on entity selections for precise data retrieval and enhanced security.
  • The Visual Studio Code extension offers Workspace Syntax Checking, automatic 4D tool downloads, and GitHub Codespaces integration.
  • And that’s not all — There are over 20 new features to explore! 

Download 4D 20 R5 now (Exclusive to 4D Partners)


Qodly Studio for 4D: What’s new in 4D 20 R4

Qodly Studio for 4D presents an intuitive solution for crafting web applications with minimal coding effort.

Seamlessly integrated with 4D Server, you can easily leverage existing business logic developed for desktop applications.

Curious about what’s new in Qodly Studio for 4D 20 R4 with the latest 4D release? Keep reading to find out about the cool new features for your web application.


    4D v20 R4 Beta Starts Today

    Beta testing for 4D v20 R4 is starting today!

    Let’s explore all the exciting features this release has in store for you:




    • Regarding 4D Write Pro,  you’ll now have the ability to export to PDF with attachments and create electronic invoices.
    • When it comes to programming, we’re elevating your coding experience with a Live Code Checker, a new Try(Expression) keyword for improved error handling, and the introduction of custom date and time formats, among other enhancements.
    • And that’s not all — There’s much more waiting for you to explore

    Download 4D v20 R4 now (Exclusive to 4D Partners)


    4D v20 R3 is Here

    Introducing 4D v20 R3 – Available Now!

    Here’s a snapshot of what’s new:

    Download 4D v20 R3 (monthly Hot Fixes available)

    • 4D Write Pro: Unlock the potential of PDF/A format for eco-friendly business transactions. Enhance document readability with named formulas, simplifying templates.
    • Enhanced Coding Experience: Bid farewell to repetitive code! Declare and initialize variables in a single line. Simplify method declarations with the “…” symbol for flexibility. Explore the efficiency of the new multiSort() function for data manipulation.
    • WebSocket: Customize client headers for better interaction control, transmitting security or application-specific data.
    • 4D View Pro: Enjoy improved performance handling larger 4D View Pro documents with a new blob format, storing compressed files in the database without speed compromise.
    • Visual Studio Code Extension: Easily access informative descriptions by hovering over commands or classes. Click for comprehensive details, enhancing your coding experience in VSCode thanks to the “Show 4D Documentation” feature.