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4D v17 R5 Beta starts today

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We’re pleased to announce the launch of beta testing for 4D v17 R5.

4D v17 R5 is one of the most feature-rich R-releases ever delivered, and we couldn’t be happier to share all the advances we’ve added to the ever-growing list of 4D features:

 

  • New built-in data encryption for your 4D databases is available, adding another level of security that is completely transparent, safe, and fast. 
  • Actions, incremental data synchronization, and N to one relations are now available for 4D for iOS.
  • The SQL engine has been updated to allow reading 4D objects.
  • More email features: Logging SMTP conversations, custom mail headers, and legacy charset support are ready and waiting for you. 
  • Additional advances in the 4D language and ORDA for better readability, efficient code maintenance, and optimized performance.
  • In addition to commands being extended or renamed, you can also invoke a method from your 4D application, thanks to the power of 4D Write Pro
  • A powerful new ribbon-style toolbar to enhance the 4D View Pro user interface is at your disposal. 
  • And much more (see below).
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4D v17 R4 is here!

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We’re pleased to announce that 4D v17 R4 is now available! 

Here’s an overview of what this R-release has in store for you:

  • Take full advantage of your multi-core computers with: preemptive processes on the client, and Begin SQL/ End SQL command that is now preemptive-compliant.
  • Exporting your documents in .docx format and graphically managing vertical margins thanks to a vertical ruler are just a part of the new 4D Write Pro features.  
  • Make use of restricted queries, multi-criteria search, and the ability to create custom data formatters in your 4D for iOS application.
  • Discover the new way of sending emails in 4D. You’ll be pleasantly surprised by the simplicity and power.
  • Explore the additional commands we’re shipping to programmatically handle your 4D View Pro documents.

All of this and more awaits you!

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4D V17 R4 Beta starts today

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We’re pleased to announce the launch of beta testing for 4D v17 R4! This release is loaded with enhancements and new features that you won’t want to miss!

 

  • Your processes can be run preemptively on 4D Remote which means taking full advantage of the power of multi-core computers.
  • Exporting your documents in .docx format and a new vertical ruler to manage margins are just a sneak peek of the new 4D Write Pro features.
  • Restricted queries, support of multi-criteria searches, and the possibility to create a custom data formatter are what 4D for iOS has to offer with this R-release.
  • A new way to send emails is at your disposal. Easy and more powerful than the former way using 4D Internet Commands.
  • Your formulas are more readable and easily accessible with 4D View Pro’s automatic completion thanks to named ranges and formulas.
  • And much more (see below).
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4D v17 R3 is here!

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4D v17 R3 is now available! 

To whet your appetite, here’s an overview of what this R-release has to offer:

  • Create your own object methods and move one step closer towards classes in the 4D language.
  • More 4D for iOS features for a customized mobile application with data formatters, personalized templates, and the ability to add your own icons.  
  • The ability to export the .4DB file into multiple text files as a first step towards full source control support – coming in a future release.
  • 4D Write Pro is getting more feature-rich with new commands and attributes to create complex and beautiful documents.
  • Import and export Microsoft Excel documents (.xlsx format) with 4D View Pro.

All of this and more awaits you!

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2018 in Review: Our top 10 blog posts of the year!

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It’s that time of the year where we take a look back at ten of our most-read posts. What a year it’s been! From ORDA to help you write code in an object-oriented mode, to 4D for iOS to extend your existing business applications to mobile devices, and much more. 2018 was filled with huge product announcements and a plethora of exciting features! Let’s take a look at the topics that grabbed your attention in 2018:

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Happy New Year 2019 from the 4D team

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At the stroke of midnight, we wave goodbye to 2018 and head into an exciting and productive 2019. Here’s a video of the 4D teams wishing you all a very happy new year … from all over the world, in several different languages.

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4D V17 R3 Beta starts today

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We’re thrilled to announce the launch of beta testing for 4D v17 R3! Let’s take a look and see what this beta release includes:

   

  • 4D for iOS: More features to customize your mobile applications, with data formatters, create your own templates, and the ability to add your own icons.  
  • 4D Write Pro: New commands for complex and beautifully designed documents.
  • 4D View Pro: Import and export Microsoft Excel documents (.xlsx format).
  • More thread-safe 4D commands for even more preemptive processes.
  • Export your structure file in plain text for source control repositories.
  • Write your own methods for objects.
  • And much more (see below).
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4D v17 R2 is here!

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4D v17 R2 is now available! 

Here’s a sneak peek of what’s in store for you:

  • Access to a preview version of 4D for iOS and fire up your first project. 
  • A new 4D Write Pro toolbar designed to provide easy and immediate access to different actions.
  • An enhanced user interface with new options in 4D View Pro.
  • Preemptive SOAP Web Services for faster responses to simultaneous requests.

All of this and more awaits you!

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4D V17 R2 Beta starts today

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We’re thrilled to announce the launch of beta testing for 4D v17 R2! And without further ado, let’s take a look and discover what 4D v17 R2 BETA has in store for you:

   

  • The wait is over. Check out this preview version of 4D for iOS and fire up your first mobile project.
  • A new 4D Write Pro toolbar with multiple tabs to organize information and quickly switch between different actions.
  • New options for an enhanced user interface in 4D View Pro.
  • A preemptive SOAP Web Services Server and Client for faster responses to simultaneous requests.