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Folder panel now allows multiple folder levels

October 22nd, 2019

A very cool and useful addition to your Book Connect software today: the folder panel on the left now allows multiple levels of folders!

This is a powerful way to browse your book collection, e.g. by Publisher then Author, or Read it then Genre.

Currently, the multi-level folder presets are limited to the following 6 options, that we selected for you as “fun and/or sensible”:

  • Author -> Publication Year
  • Collection Status -> Author
  • Genre -> Author
  • Publisher -> Author
  • Read -> Author
  • Read -> Genre

Looking for feedback!

Of course, in the end, we will to make it possible to define your own multi-level folder presets, but since that is more complex and will take quite a while to build, we decided to start with a fixed preset list.

The above 6 presets are just a start and we will be adding more presets on request. So if you have an idea for a set of fields that would be useful or just fun, let us know.


Recent changes

Improved Statistics page, plus new breadcrumb/filter bar November 4th, 2019 Folder panel now allows multiple folder levels October 22nd, 2019 Many new fields, back covers and Update from Core tool! October 2nd, 2019 Add books by ISBN: add all scanned books in one go July 16th, 2019 New: Duplicate Finder tool May 23rd, 2019 New: Resizable columns in List View! May 16th, 2019 New: Manage multiple collections and Notes as a column January 9th, 2019 New: quick search box in the Folder Panel! November 16th, 2018 Next / Previous buttons in the Edit Book screen November 9th, 2018 Folder options menu now grouped into 4 categories November 8th, 2018 New: Switch your Alphabet Bar to use the Title field October 31st, 2018 Customize your software with four Skin choices! October 29th, 2018 New: Group your collection on Release/Publication Year October 16th, 2018 Several new settings and improvements September 12th, 2018 Easier setting up of CLZ Barry barcode scanner August 31st, 2018 Image and Card Views: Sharper, smoother, faster August 24th, 2018 New: link your books to Core with the smart Batch Link screen August 21st, 2018 Success rate for ISBN searches now 97%! (was 90%) August 6th, 2018 Integrated Book Details, improved Cover and Card Views July 16th, 2018 New tooltips and split-up settings June 14th, 2018 New: selection checkboxes and action bar June 5th, 2018 New: Import your collection from “BookCAT” May 9th, 2018 New: Import your collection from “Delicious Library” May 9th, 2018 Add Books is now a pop-up screen April 13th, 2018 New: The barcode queue is now remembered between sessions April 4th, 2018

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