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Satellite Forms 7.1 Now Available!

December 4, 2007

Thacker Network Technologies Inc. is pleased to announce the release of Satellite Forms 7.1, available now! Satellite Forms 7.1 introduces several exciting and powerful new features, building on the previous 7.0 release. This includes the addition of new object methods, new script language keywords, new extensions and sample projects, and updated documentation. Version 7.1 delivers numerous improvements for both the Palm OS and Windows Mobile/PocketPC platforms, and also improves the MobileApp Designer IDE.

Satellite Forms on PalmOS and Windows Mobile

Here's a quick look at some of the enhancements in the latest version of Satellite Forms (new since version 7.0):

  • New CommitData script method added to the Table object, replacing the Palm OS DmSyncDatabase and Pocket PC CommitDatabase extensions
  • New feature in MobileApp Designer to automatically create an application shortcut (.Lnk) file when the Pocket PC application EXE is compiled
  • New SysUtils extension provides access to dozens of useful operating system utility functions including device ID
  • New InkHelper extension provides utility functions for Satellite Forms Ink fields, inlcuding converting the ink data into other formats such as a BMP file
  • New GPS extension provides easy access to GPS data on Windows Mobile 5 and higher devices
  • New IntermecScan control extension enables your application to control the integrated barcode scanner on many Intermec industrial Pocket PC devices
  • Merged SatSyncPPC and SatSyncPPCPDB sample desktop sync projects together into one
  • Improved several extensions including Symbol PocketPC scanner control, UnitechScan control, DynamicInputArea control, and more
  • Improved documentation for application deployment, PocketPC synchronization, Quick Tour, etc.
  • Added several new QuickStart Guides to Barcode Scanning in the KnowledgeBase
  • Numerous bug fixes, detailed in the Satellite Forms 7.1 documentation

Build business-critical applications for the PalmOS and Windows Mobile platforms with Satellite Forms 7.1!

If you have Satellite Forms 7.0, you will automatically receive a FREE UPGRADE to version 7.1 (watch your email for download details)!

If you have Satellite Forms 6.x, you can upgrade to version 7.1 at a discounted cost.

If you have an older version of Satellite Forms, you can upgrade from SatForms 3.x, 4.x, or 5.x to version 7.1 and save.

The full version of Satellite Forms 7.1 is available now in our secure online store.

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