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beook 4.6 EN

Wednesday November 29, 2017

 The new beook release brings stability and performance. There are also some exciting new features:

  • Formatted notes: You can insert new images, video links and hyperlinks in the notes. These notes can be placed directly in the layout, also opened with the pin
  • Improved presentation of own pages
  • Increased data security: Restore your data from a previous automatic backup
  • Improved part function
  • Share documents from your own pages
  • Improved performance on startup and stability

The new version is available for download from our website and in the Apple AppStore and Google PlayStore.

A PDF is also good - comparison between ebooks in beook and PDF documents

Wednesday November 29, 2017

PDF documents are used in many institutions and schools to distribute documents. So why should you as the publisher take the trouble to publish the documents as an ebook in beook?

We have put together a variety of benefits to make it easier for decision-makers to choose and to provide solid arguments for publishing in beook.

Click here for the white-paper with the comparison between "real ebooks" and PDF documents: beook - Comparison to PDF

beook 5.0.4 also for smartphones

Wednesday November 29, 2017

Full functionality, everything synchronized

  • The smartphone app offers the full range of functions and can be used as usual for your needs thanks to the simple navigation.
  • The beook cloud synchronizes all your personal data with your other devices.
  • Books of the "Flow-Layout" type can now display their full strength and thus outshine any PDF platform.

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Note that using an ebook on your smartphone also requires a device license.

New features for desktop and tablets

Pages in the task part can now be tagged with notes, image annotations and marks. Use the possibility to place pictures, add personal notes to question texts or mark important parts of a question.
The desktop and tablet versions also benefit from a variety of "under-the-hood" improvements for improved performance and stability.

The new version 5.0 for iPhone and iPad is now available for download in the Apple AppStore as well as for Windows and Mac at the beook Webseite. The new Android version for Android smartphones and tablets will be available on Google Play from Tuesday, 24 October 2017.

Windows update November 2017 solves right-click/double-click problems

Wednesday November 29, 2017

 Microsoft Windows introduced a bug in September/October with an operating system update. As a result, right-clicking on images and text and double-clicking images to open them in Preview/Editor will no longer work.

The latest Windows update from November 2017 fixes this problem. Therefore, run the latest Windows operating system updates and then restart the device and beook.

A handy guide to updating your Windows can be found here:

beook 5.0.4 EN

Wednesday November 29, 2017

  The update to version 5.0.4 brings some detail improvements for the smartphone. It also corrects some reported errors, including

  • Improved integration with the Inkscape drawing editor
  • Improvements with the Parts function
  • Correction of an error with the iPad drawing editor