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What’s in Micro Focus maintenance?



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January 13, 2017 11:27 am

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Often, I’m asked why companies should continue to pay maintenance on their Micro Focus software licenses.  Most licenses nowadays are perpetual.  In other words—you bought the right to use the version of the product you’re on.  So what’s the value of maintenance after that?  Many times, IT professionals don’t really know what they are getting …

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Categories: Collaboration, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Filr, General, GroupWise, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite

File and Print Community Webinars – 2016 Recap and a Look Ahead to 2017



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December 29, 2016 10:44 am

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A new year is upon us and I feel this is a good time for us to recap our community webinar efforts for the File and Print portfolio. Starting with June this year, several webinars were delivered on OES, Filr, and iPrint in the File and Print portfolio. Here are the webinars, we had in …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, Filr, iPrint, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Filr 3 is released!

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November 16, 2016 10:41 am

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Filr 3 brings new, exciting capabilities and options. Let’s take a look at what’s new: Enhanced Sharing: Share Net Folder and sub folders with other team members and external users based on the rules defined by the Filr administrator. This has been the most voted idea for Filr at the ideas portal. Support for Custom …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Filr, Technical

What’s Next for Filr? Look for Version 3.0 in the Next Couple Weeks!

Gil Cattelain

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October 18, 2016 2:58 pm

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There’s one product update that I’m very excited about: Filr 3.0, which we hope to release very soon. In case you’re new to this product line, Filr (currently in v. 2.0), is our secure enterprise file sharing product. It’s an on premises hub for storing, collaborating and sharing files securely across the enterprise. Filr gives …

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Categories: Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Filr, General, PR Blog, Technical

Get Notified of New Patches for Specific Products



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October 5, 2016 11:14 am

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I’ve had several questions lately about how to get notified of new patches. Fortunately we have several ways for you to find out about when new patches are released. The first is via the Patch Finder. When you first go to the Patch Finder you will see what new patches have been released in the …

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Categories: Collaboration, Cool Tools, Endpoint Management, File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, Filr, General, GroupWise, iPrint, Micro Focus Application Virtualization, Mobility, NetWare, Novell Client, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Patch Notifications, Storage Manager, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

“Print” to PDF and Save to Filr using iOS 10



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September 29, 2016 2:54 pm

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When talking about iPrint at tradeshows and such, I regularly get asked if it can also print to PDF – and avoid printing to paper in the first place. Sadly, I have to say “No”. Apple has released new features in iOS 10 however that now make this possible – though you don’t actually need …

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Categories: File & Networking Services, Filr, General, Mobility, Open Enterprise Server, Technical

Filr Proton Technical Preview Update



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September 28, 2016 1:40 pm

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For those of you participating in the Filr Technical Preview, Preview 3 was posted last night and is now available for download. If you are already a member of the Technical Preview Program, you may access the Technical Preview site here. If you have not yet signed up for the Technical Preview Program (i.e. you …

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We keep our word – Filr is macOS Sierra ready!

kdevadas

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September 22, 2016 8:32 am

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Apple macOS Sierra (version 10.12) comes with some really cool features, so we expect that you will want to upgrade to Sierra as soon as it’s available. But what’s fun of running Sierra if you can’t get your files synced and shared using Filr, right? We have been following macOS Sierra closely. Changes to the …

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We’re Looking for Input on the Future of Our “Community” Site



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August 25, 2016 9:21 am

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With the merger of Novell, NetIQ, and SUSE with Attachmate…… then the merger of The Attachmate Group with Micro Focus…….  Then the Micro Focus acquisition of Serena, well…… we currently have a quite a disjointed customer community running on multiple platforms and it’s quite a mess. When I talk “community”, it’s the places where you can …

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Categories: Announcements, Applications, Cloud Computing, Cluster Services, Collaboration, Endpoint Management, Endpoint Protection Suite, File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, Filr, General, GroupWise, iFolder, iPrint, Messenger, Micro Focus Application Virtualization, Mobility, NetWare, Novell, Novell Client, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Remote Manager, Service Desk, Storage Manager, Vibe, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Linux Management, ZENworks Mobile Management, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Filr 2017 Technical Preview 1 is now ready!



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July 26, 2016 12:39 pm

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Hi everyone We’re ready with our first Technical Preview of Filr 2017.  In case you missed Dev’s post about Filr 2017, here is a list of the new features: Net Folder sharing: Now share not just files but also folders inside Net Folders via Micro Focus Filr 2017 both with your teams and your external …

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