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DEVONsphere Express for Mac

Finds connections between seemingly unrelated files.

$9.95
In English
3.4
Based on 8 user rates

DEVONsphere Express overview

DEVONsphere Express makes your Mac smarter. Be more productive by letting DEVONsphere Express keep track of related emails, articles on the same subject, or similar Web pages. Discover the hidden connection between seemingly unrelated files.

  • Find other items related to what you're working on
  • Search like with Spotlight on steroids
  • Context-aware, always focuses on what you do
  • Runs as a menu extra, always available

What’s new in version 1.9.7

In today's release, you'll find a new link to our online FAQ in the Help menu. DEVONsphere Express more reliably returns related websites and sets thumbnails for them. And beyond general fixes, we improved overall performance and reliability again.

New
  • Added Help > Frequently Asked Questions.
Improved
  • Suggestions of related websites are now done more reliably.
  • Improved adding thumbnails to web search results.
  • Improved percent-escaping in links and URLs.
  • An open DEVONsphere Express window is now automatically closed if another window is opened or activated, e.g., when opening the Preferences or checking for updates.
  • The Welcome Assistant looks better and now loads directly from our server.
  • Updated the code for recording keyboard shortcuts. Note: This will require setting user-defined shortcuts again.
  • Better handling of automation requests made by macOS.
  • Improved performance, especially when running the trial version.
Fixed
  • The search field could be in the wrong position when trying to resize a detached window. Fixed.
  • The alert and email in the case of outdated licenses wasn't correct. Fixed.
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DEVONsphere Express for Mac

$9.95
In English
Version 1.9.7
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3.4

(11 Reviews of DEVONsphere Express)

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Maclover1-1
Maclover1-1
Dec 8 2023
1.9.7
0.0
Dec 8 2023
0.0
Version: 1.9.7
Piece of crap, endless spinning beach ball.. MacOS release after MacOs release I go back to it hoping it'll finally work. To no avail. Have several times over the years reset it as the database grows humongous.. hoping I'd finally be able to use it. Thought maybe my recent M2 would do the trick.. Nah. Devon people were never able to help me.. As good as DevonThink is, DevonSphere is a pity.
Iliketrash
Iliketrash
Apr 6 2018
1.9.1
0.0
Apr 6 2018
0.0
Version: 1.9.1
Finally—a utility to keep your browser from using up all your RAM.
Levelbest
Levelbest
May 18 2017
1.9
0.0
May 18 2017
0.0
Version: 1.9
This company has terrible customer service. They offer great software but it is also highly complex. You are going to spend a lot of time in the manuals and asking dumb questions on their forums. But beware, the forums allow far too much “RTFM” type commentaries, “what’s wrong with you”, etc. And that’s from the moderators and the forum experts. I have some genuine learning disabilities as the result of injuries suffered in service to my country (disabled vet). I was really hoping that many of Devon’s products would be very helpful for those of us who struggle to organize information on a daily basis. Unfortunately, Devon people do not suffer fools gladly and I have been suddenly and permanently banned from their forums. Why? No explanation was given after I asked repeatedly. Apparently it was for complaining to Devon customer service about how I was getting treated in the forums. To add insult to injury, Devons web site boasts about how they won’t bury problems by closing tickets before they are through and how much they value fairness. Don't you believe it. None of these are values that I have seen. My ticket on this issue was closed prematurely and their head guy refused to provide any justification for their actions. Apparently asking too many questions about good netiquette on their forums will get you banned. I can't see using such a complex and important piece of software (it’s about managing all the files on your Mac), and not being able to ask questions about it on an active user forum. Devon makes great software. I have no argument with that. I have a license for DevonThink Professional Office, DevonAgent, and some others. But learning something with such complex capabilities, having learning challenges of my own, and having such a non user friendly forum, just got to be too much. I have been trying to use Devon products for a couple of years now. Sadly, I probably will not continue with this company barring a sharp reversal in their way of treating customers. Why pay for abuse? Your mileage may vary. I have rated this software as low as it can go, not because it isn't really smart software but because if you can't get help using it or worse, you are ridiculed and then banned, then why recommend this brand to others? Without ongoing access to good customer service through the user base (forums), my licenses are now pretty much useless. And these software titles from Devon, are not cheap.
ChristopherPrice
ChristopherPrice
Jul 26 2013
1.6.2
0.0
Jul 26 2013
0.0
Version: 1.6.2
App Store version stuck at v1.5 due (apparently) to sandboxing restrictions. However, if you download and install the latest version from DEVON Technologies over the MAS version, you will then have the latest version (currently v1.6.2) automatically registered to "App Store". Details: http://forum.devontechnologies.com/viewtopic.php?f=50&t=15377 An elegant solution. Thank you DEVONTech!
Anon-Bud
Anon-Bud
Sep 7 2012
1.5
0.0
Sep 7 2012
0.0
Version: 1.5
Not too sure what to think here. I've got the premier apps from Devon Technologies [DTPro Office and Devon Agent] and I use them all the time—actually DTPro Office is open all the time and I use it to store just about everything...]. But Devonsphere Express is very iffy right now. After the initial indexing, the app uses over 500MB of memory, even though it is idle for most of the time. I've got 8GB of memory, so this isn't that big a deal, but I keep over a dozen apps open continuously and the ones in the background [like DSphere] use very little memory [unlike DSphere]. Gonna have to give this pass, since functionality vs. memory load don't make it worth it for me.
Ervins Strauhmanis
Ervins Strauhmanis
Apr 11 2019
5.0
Apr 11 2019
5.0
Version: null
dsimer
dsimer
Sep 11 2013
3.5
Sep 11 2013
3.5
Version: null
Aetintin
Aetintin
Jul 26 2013
2.5
Jul 26 2013
2.5
Version: null
cantor
cantor
May 30 2012
5.0
May 30 2012
5.0
Version: null
Brunok
Brunok
Apr 7 2012
2.5
Apr 7 2012
2.5
Version: null
Steven-Goodheart
Steven-Goodheart
Mar 9 2012
3.5
Mar 9 2012
3.5
Version: null
Rochade
Rochade
Feb 17 2012
2.5
Feb 17 2012
2.5
Version: null
Surikat
Surikat
Feb 16 2012
5.0
Feb 16 2012
5.0
Version: null