Latest Update Reports for PageAway Client and Server


Update Report: October 5, 1998

PageAway Client Edition: Version 3.5 Year 2000 Ready

This version of PageAway is now year 2000 compliant. If you require the year 2000 fix, you will need to download PageAway 3 Client Edition (Update)

Update Report: October 5, 1998

PageAway Server Edition: Version 3.5 Year 2000 Ready

As per a request, we have a command switch -H to run PageAway Server in a hidden mode.  Simply add this to a shortcut and PageAway will not interact with the desktop. To add this feature, you will need to download PageAway 3 Server Edition (Update)

Update Report: February 12, 1998

PageAway Client Edition: Version 3.2 New Features

PageAway Group Setup
-- As per a request, we have improved the Group Setup Interface. To add this feature, you will need to download PageAway 3 Client Edition (Update)

Update Report: February 08, 1998

PageAway Client Edition: Version 3.2 New Features

PageAway Server Console
-- As per a request, we have added a new utility that allows PageAway Clients to view the status of their page in real time mode. This utility will show you the current status of a page, sent to a PageAway Server, as if you were sending it locally. We have also improved the performance in both the client and server versions. To add this feature, you will need to download both PageAway 3 Client Edition (Update) and PageAway 3 Server Edition (Update).

Update Report: April 10, 1997

PageAway Client Edition: Version 3.1 New Features

Multiple Selection
-- To Select and page multiple names, position your mouse to the left of the schedule icon in the Pager Phonebook. When your mouse pointer becomes a check mark, just click it once to make the selection. Click it again to deselect it. You can also right click your mouse to Select All or Clear. When you select multiple recipients, it will page them with the same message. They do not have to be of the same service provider. This options is also available in the Log.

View Current Profile
-- To View the current profile, right click your mouse button and select View Current Profile.

Create Support Profile -- If you wish to reach us by pager, you can create a support profile. Select Help, Create Support Profile..

 

Update Report: May 07, 1997

PageAway Server: Build 319 and higher now contains a self diagnostic utility for the server database. This utility will test for integrity and compact/repair the database. If you do not want to use this feature, start the server as follows: PAGERSRV.EXE -NC

 

Update Report: May 09, 1997

PageAway Client Build 335: As per a request, we have added the ability to sort the log and phone book by Recipient, Service, Date, and Status.

 

Update Report: May 12, 1997

PageAway Client and Server: As per a request, we have added the ability to notify the client when the server is down. This option was added to avoid sending pages to the server when it is not running. To add this feature, you will need to download both PageAway 3 Client Edition (Update) and PageAway 3 Server Edition (Update).

 

Update Report: May 19, 1997

PageAway Server: As per a request, we have added the ability to suppress client to server error messages and log them to a data file and the ability to access the error log from the server's menu under View, Error Log. This option was added to ensure the server would continue, un-interrupted, in the event of minor errors. To add this feature, you will need to download PageAway 3 Server Edition (Update).

Update Report: July 02, 1997

PageAway Client Build 344: As per a request, we have improved both the import and export features. The export will now give you an option to export all service information as well as your phonebook. We have also improved the View Current Profile Menu Option. It will now give you all available information within one form.

 

Update Report: July 10, 1997

PageAway Client Build 347: As per a request, we have added the following features:

1. Show Speed Search: This option will display a search bar at the bottom of the phonebook, this will allow you to quickly search for recipients or groups. Enter the Recipient's Last Name or the Group Name. As you type each letter, it will bring you to the closest match. This option is available under the menu option Setup, Show Speed Search or pressing F3

2. Use Smart Alpha keypad: This Option will enable the following features. This option is available under the menu option, Setup, Use Smart Alpha Keypad.

A.. Smart Alpha Keypad: This option will gray out letters on your alpha keypad that are not in the database. Example: If you don't have anyone that begins with the letter Z, the Alpha Key Z will be grayed out.

B. Fast Mode: This option is available for fast searching using the Alpha Keypad. Instead of filtering by letter, this option will bring you to the first match. This is similar to the Show Speed Search Feature.

 

Update Report: August 10, 1997

PageAway Client Build 350: As per a request, we have added the ability to use pulse dialing. If you need to use pulse dialing, you will need this update PageAway 3 Client Edition (Update). To activate pulse dialing, start PageAway, select Setup, Preferences, Edit and Select the option Use Pulse Dialing

Update Report: August 18, 1997

PageAway Client Build 351: As per a request, we have added the ability to append special codes to the provider's phone number. This option was designed for companies that require dialing a special number after the phone number has been dialed. If you need this ability, you will need this update PageAway 3 Client Edition (Update). After installing this update, from within PageAway, run the upgrade wizard and then edit your preference. Select the Tab Dialing Setup and add the any special dialing instructions in the field "Append".

Some long distance carriers require that you dial a PIN number after dialing any long distance number.