Desktop Search Version 4.3 is now available

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Today,Copernic released a new version of Copernic Desktop Search available (4.3.0.). This update is recommended for all users and improves the usability.

 

 

 

Changes & Improvements:

  • Added Thumbnail view for the search results list
  • Added a new command line allowing the program to be minimized at start-up (/tray)
  • Added the option to select the fields in the header of the preview pane
  • Added the function to preview icons (.ico) in the result list
  • Added the option to block software update (through GPO)
  • Added the option to block the automatic software update for GPOs
  • Added the option to skip the introduction on the initial start for GPOs
  • Added the option to Copy inside the contextual menu for email items
  • Saving the suggestion list dimensions for text refine fields
  • Improved the configuration saving process
  • Improved loading of the emails tree inside the options and refine fields
  • Improved email subject indexation for attachments
  • Improved connection for MAPI protocol (Outlook & Thunderbird)
  • Improved performance to show a large image preview
  • Microsoft Outlook component no longer loads when Outlook cannot be added as a source
  • Improved results lists rendering

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Version 4.3. – Early Access Update Program Only

Today, Copernic released a new version of Copernic Desktop Search EAUP available. (4.3.0.).

Changes & Improvements

  • Added Thumbnail view for the search results list
  • Added a new command line allowing the program to be minimized at start-up (/tray)
  • Added the option to block software update (through GPO)
  • Added the option to Copy inside the contextual menu for email items
  • Improved email subject indexation for attachments
  • Improved connection for MAPI protocol (Outlook & Thunderbird)
  • Improved performance to show a large image preview
  • Microsoft Outlook component no longer loads when Outlook cannot be added as a source
  • Improved results lists rendering

Fixes

  • Fixed start-up issue when resizing causing an “OutOfMemoryException” error
  • Fixed licensing issue when entering an invalid serial number
  • Fixed GPO issue when the program could not access specific policies
  • Fixed multiple actions issue on documents
  • Fixed issue related to “Index not available” error message
  • Fixed several minor issues

To subscribe to our Early Access Update program, go inside Copernic Desktop Search. In the menu select: Tools – Options – Advanced. Under the Advanced Options tab, in the Others section, Check: Join the Early Access Updates Program.

If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us.

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CDS 4 – Validation issues

Many of you are encountering a validation error when entering your serial in version 4. Here are some details:

  • For version 4, the format of our serial numbers has changed. It is now composed of letters & numbers only and it send to you in the following format (xxx-xxx…)
  • When trying to validate your serial number, you may encounter an unknown error. Please try again later, we are experiencing unusual load and are working to improve our services.
  • If you are behind a Proxy or in a corporate environment, you probably won’t be able to activate the new version. Corporate features will be implemented in a future update, around the end of 2013.

If you experience any issues, please contact us using the Support page.

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Double-byte characters are now supported

With the upcoming version of Copernic Desktop Search (version 4), double-byte characters are now supported. In other words, users will be able to search new languages such as Mandarin, Russian, Hebrew and many others. With this improvement, it means that the whole program can be translated into any language.

As we are expanding to new countries, Copernic would like to know which languages you would like us to support and translate the interface?

Let us know!

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Pre-order Copernic Desktop Search 4!

Starting today, you can pre-order Copernic Desktop Search 4 for $34.96 USD per license. If you currently own a Copernic Desktop Search license, you are entitled to a discounted pricing depending on when you purchased your license.

You will want to buy the upgrade to version 4 sooner rather than later – this pre-order promotion for Copernic Desktop Search 4 runs only until September 9th, 2013.

Why should I pre-order version 4?

Copernic is bringing new cool features in this new major version. Here is a preview of what is coming:

– Brand new interface
– New grid view like in Windows Explorer
– New languages offered: Dutch & Portuguese on top of English, French, German & Spanish
– Windows 8 compatibility
– Office 2013 compatibility
– Full Google Chrome Integration
– Improved result list & refine criterias
– No more Web Search tab
– New Online Help

For more details on the pre-order for CDS 4, see this pre-order page.

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Copernic Desktop Search 4 RC

Today, we are releasing a new version of Copernic Desktop Search. For now, only the English version can be downloaded. However, it is only available as a “Release Candidate” version. We decided to launch this version to get additional testing from the community

Of course, the final release of Copernic Desktop Search 4 will have additional features and many bug fixes. It will be available for purchase in the 3rd Quarter of 2013.

In the meantime, if you have any questions or issues regarding the “Release Candidate” version, please visit the Copernic Forum.

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