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OL Learn Blog Automation
Scripted boundaries for PDF

What do you do when you have a single PDF file that contains multiple variable length documents and the only distinctive mark is a…

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OL Learn Blog Data
OL Connect 2022.2 Sneak peek: versioning and collaborative work

Get a glimpse at how version 2022.2 extends OL Connect’s versioning feature and allows you to collaborate with colleagues on common projects through online…

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Data Design Security

OL Connect 2022.2 New Features Summary

The second release of OL Connect is expected to be available before the end of November 2022. The new version introduces an Upland re-branding…

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OL Learn Blog Performance
Creating sample data

This article explains how to create dummy data using Mockaroo.com, a free online data generator. The resulting data can be processed via the OL…

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Data Design

OL Learn Blog Data
Runtime parameters

OL Connect 2022.1 extends the runtime parameters functionality to Workflow subprocesses, as well as to the DataMapper’s conditions and loops. These new features will…

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Automation Data

OL Learn Blog Data
Versioning resources

At long last, OL Connect allows you to keep track of all the changes you make to your templates and data mapping configurations. You…

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Data Design Security

What’s new in OL Connect 2022.1

After a bit of a false start last week, the first release of OL Connect for 2022 is now officially available! It comes packed…

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Automation Data Design Installer & Configuration News Performance

OL Learn Data
JSON Field Type

Wouldn’t you just love to use the contents of a data field as if it were an object, with its own properties and arrays,…

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Data Design

Stop doing that! – 2

Last time around, we looked at some bad practices commonly found in OL Workflow configurations. Today, we’re taking a look at some of my…

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Data Performance

JavaScript
Jazzing up your JS skills – 2

In my previous article about JavaScript, I emphasized how you should always start any JS project by using stuff you’re already familiar with. But…

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Automation Data Design Performance

PDF/A-3 and e-Invoicing
PDF/A-3 and e-Invoicing

e-Invoicing standards are cropping up everywhere and are increasingly becoming mandatory. A number of those standards are based on PDF/A-3 with an XML attachment.…

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Automation Data

Naming convention for Data Fields
Naming convention for Data Fields

As a general rule, software engineers love to give users of their applications as much flexibility as possible. If you ask them for an…

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Data

JSON Data Type
JSON Data Type

Just like in the Friday the 13th movie franchise, JSON is everywhere ( :-|). And now, it can be handled natively as a new…

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Data

Breaking out of loops in DataMapper
Breaking out of loops in DataMapper

Loops are commonplace in data mapping configurations. Unless all your data is static, you have to use them in order to extract repeating items.…

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Data

Modify records from scripts in DataMapper
Modify records from scripts in DataMapper

Some types of data are more difficult to handle than others, in particular when each data value is of variable length or isn’t in…

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