iDocBrowser

iDocBrowser

iOS Universal Utilities

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iDocBrowser is an iOS client for keeping up to date with your airline employers flight operational documentation via the iFlightOps digital document distribution system.

The app supports both PDF and Boeing FTID XML document formats with full text search across all documents. Additionally the app can be used to distribute training material and videos in the most commonly used formats.

Please note that this application is only meant for users with access to an DocBrowser document distribution server. Specific server and user account information is required in order to retrieve any documents with this application.

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What's New

V5.0 includes a major rewrite of many components. Some new features will require a recent iOS version.

Document Viewer:
By pressing the document titlebar and slide down you will see a list of the most recent or frequently viewed documents that will speed up navigation between different documents.
Support for text selection in PDF's with functionality such as copying, highlighting and commenting text.
Two documents can be opened side by side by clicking a button along the right edge when viewing a document.
PDF pages can be rotated.

Searching:
Simplified the search scope bar (AND/OR/NOT) and swifter and less complex searching.
Animated highlighting of search results in PDF's.
Sort search results by categories or matches.

Library presentation:
In addition to Required and Recently Published documents now also separate lists for Recently and Frequently read document are available. Tap the header to switch between the different lists.
Bookmark list will now contain three different lists.
Favourites - documents that has been marked as favourite documents. Swipe right on a document in any list or bookmark a documents first page to mark as favourite.
Bookmarked - Same as previous versions. Lists pages/sections that has been bookmarked.
Annotated - List pages in documents containing user comments or highlighted text. (Annotations / highlights remain with a screenshot of that page even if the document has been deleted from the library)

Download logic:
More efficient download logic where multiple downloads are downloaded simultaneously.
Support for background download. Document download can continue in background when application are closed.
New documents can also be downloaded in background in conjunction with the background library synch.
For background synch and document download the app must not be "killed", but have to remain available in background mode.

Support for initiating library searches from external apps.

Many more minor improvements and bug fixes.

V5.0.1 is a maintenance release improving app reliability.

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