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Windows tidbits: chapter 1

August 17, 2021 1:58 pm By Philippe Fontan

Whether you like it or not, there’s no denying that the world runs on Windows. And Windows, just like any other application, evolves over time, introducing or deprecating features and... Read more >

OL Connect 2021.1 – What’s New?

release2021.1 May 17, 2021 8:10 am By Fani Dima

Thin client support for OL Connect Send, enhanced security, improved efficiency and more! The first release for 2021 includes thin client support for Citrix and Microsoft Remote Desktop Services for... Read more >

Dynamic Section Backgrounds

April 19, 2021 9:33 am By Erik van den Heuvel

Creating document variants based on data and a collection of pre-produced designs is a typical variable data printing scenario. These could be brochures with information of a reseller/dealership, postcards with... Read more >

Multi-Tasking 1: Engines

April 19, 2021 9:19 am By Manuel Polling

The OL Connect Server manages engines that extract data, create web pages, emails and print output, in addition to handling other requests. These operations run simultaneously and chances are you’ll... Read more >

Modify records from scripts in DataMapper

Modify Records From Script April 16, 2021 10:30 am By Philippe Fontan

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 a fixed location. But even mainstream... Read more >

Conditional print sections

conditional-printing April 4, 2021 10:10 am By Erik van den Heuvel

A classic approach to dynamically switch messages is to enable or disable sections for printing. OL Connect’s Designer contains a basic condition wizard and a scripting API to toggle the... Read more >