GeneralKB is an innovative Knowledge Management software allowing an easy and effective management of all types of knowledge bases. With its intuitive user interface, it is easy to create, capture, and store in one location all types of documents and files and have fast retrieval when required.
To improve knowledge sharing, it provides an easy access to an organization's knowledgebase either on LAN, VPN, WAN or over Internet and yet it does not compromise on security. The application's Client Server technology provides better data integrity and overall system reliability.
Although all the information may be stored in one database, GeneralKB allows creating unlimited number of databases, so an organization can have a separate database for each specific knowledgebase. Accessing and managing various databases is also very easy that is by using its integrated Database Manager. Beside organizations, GeneralKB is equally useful tool for individuals as for professionals for managing their own personal information. In addition, it has a powerful search engine, allowing the search according to any document criteria. It also supports bookmarks grouping enabling to bookmark documents and save it into a collection file.
GeneralKB provides many easy ways to capture information into database. The common one is by typing direct into its internal document editor. The editor is not only easy to use but also powerful enough to be used as a WYSIWYG web page editor. Among other things, it supports tables, hyperlinks, Styles Inspector to work with styles, Merge Tags Inspector for creating Print Preview templates, multi lingual including right-to-left languages, multi lingual live spell checker and much more. Web Pages can be directly captured and stored from Internet. It also has the capability to export documents in its own format to other formats: TXT, RTF, DOC, HTML, XML and PDF, individually or in batches.
» version 2.8 - posted on 2010-11-10
Improved web capture engine;Improved viewing of captured web pages;Improved viewing of pdf files;Improved text editor;Replaced some shortcuts;Some minor bugs were fixed;Some cosmetic improvements
» version 2.5 - posted on 2008-11-18
Added locale setting when creating new db; Fixed search mode;Added double click for creating new tab; Added tab closing by middle-click on tab header; Added pdf viewer;Added export to pdf;Added proxy settings for web capturing;Some cosmetic improvements;Some minor bugs were fixed;
EULA - End User License Agreement
END-USER LICENSE AGREEMENT
This End-User License Agreement ("EULA") is a legal agreement between you and Astersoft Co., please read it carefully. This EULA covers all existing versions of GeneralKB and their beta versions from now on referred below as "GeneralKB Knowledge Base" unless otherwise specified.
This software is copyrighted 2008-2010, Astersoft Co. The use and copyright of this software is governed by international copyright treaties. Astersoft retains full title and rights to this software and documentation, and in no way does the license granted diminish the intellectual property rights of Astersoft Co. You must not redistribute the registration codes provided, on paper, electronically, or in any other form.
This is not free software. You are hereby licensed to use this software for evaluation purposes without charge within 100 executions. Using this software after the evaluation period violates copyright laws and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties.
One registered copy of this software may be used by only one person who uses the software personally on one or more computers. Further, it may be installed on a single workstation used non-simultaneously by more than one person, but not both.
When you purchase GeneralKB, the "Activation Code" is being issued to you. This "Activation Code" can only be used by the individual (or entity) purchased it and should not be shared with the other individuals (parties). Any distribution of the "Activation Code" shall result in immediate and automatic termination of the rights granted in this EULA.
After the run limit of the evaluation version is spent, the Licensee can aquire the following license types, which allow the Licensee to continue using the Licensor's software under the presented terms for each of the licenses.
・ personal license - the Licensee, who paid the license fee and obtained the unlock codes authorizing them to use the Licensor's Software for personal purposes, is not entitled to use the Licensor's Software for commercial purposes. By commercial purposes we understand the indirect and direct use of the Licensor's Software for any gainful activity, the use of the Licensor's Software in business in particular. The Licensor's Software's Licensees can be natural persons exclusively.
・ business license - the Licensee, who paid the license fee and obtained the unlock codes authorizing them to use the Licensor's Software for commercial purposes, is entitled to use the Licensor's Software for any purpose, i.e. both personal and commercial, e.g. gainful activity. The Licensor's Software's Licensees can be natural persons and both non-profit and commercial organizations.
・ family license - the Licensee, who paid the license fee and obtained the unlock codes authorizing them to use the Licensor's Software for familial purposes, is entitled to install and use the Software on any number of computer machines installed at their own home. At the same time the license limits the Software installation and use to one location, i.e. one building. The Licensee is not autorized to use the Licensor's Software for commercial purposes. By commercial purposes we understand the indirect and direct use of the Licensor's Software for any gainful activity, the use of the Licensor's Software in business in particular. The Licensor's Software's Licensees can be natural persons exclusively.
・ site license - the Licensee, who paid the license fee and obtained the unlock codes authorizing them to use the Licensor's Software under the site license, is entitled install and use the Software on any number of computer machines installed in their own organization (e.g. company, school, bureau). At the same time the license limits the Software installation and use to one location, i.e. one building. The Licensee is autorized to use the Licensor's Software for any purpose, i.e. both non-commercial and commercial, e.g. gainful activity. The Licensor's Software's Licensees can be natural persons and both non-profit and commercial organizations.
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This software may be distributed freely in its original unmodified and unregistered form. The distribution must include all files of its original distribution. Distributors may not charge any money for it. Anyone distributing this software for any kind of remuneration must first contact us for authorization.
You may not modify, reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble this software in any way, including changing or removing any messages or windows.