Take a look under the hood, peek behind the curtain, see how the sausage is made: CEI's blog gives you a chance to check out the goings on behind the software, whatever your preferred idiom.

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  • YAWA: Custom Installation and Content Backup for ProWrite

    Aug 01, 2014 by Mike Hartnett
    This month's "You Ask - We Answer" post discusses why you should perform a custom install of ProWrite and suggests a comprehensive backup schedule to safeguard your data.
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  • Meet CEI: Darrin Harms

    Jul 24, 2014 by CEI
    Before he joined the CEI team in March of 1998, Darrin had already realized his childhood dream of being a firefighter. Someday he would like to follow his roots and travel to Germany, perhaps take a cruise down the Rhine.
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  • YAWA: Database Details

    Jul 11, 2014 by Ryan Witt
    July's installment of "You Ask - We Answer" walks you through setting up your SQL Server database with FormPro, discussing SQL Express 2014 installation, database moving, database login configuration, and FormPro configuration along the way.
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  • Splish Splash

    Jun 30, 2014 by Nikki Crowell-Taynton
    If you've been following along at home, you might have noticed that we have recently provided information about backing up data. This morning, we found ourselves the example of why you should have a comprehensive off-site data backup: a water leak caused extensive damage to our building.
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  • Meet CEI: Brian Pettit

    Jun 26, 2014 by CEI
    Brian brought his coding expertise to CEI in November of 2000. Though he now runs down bugs rather than rodents, he did manage to realize his goal of becoming an exterminator (of sorts).
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  • YAWA: Electronic Signatures in ProWrite

    Jun 06, 2014 by Tammy Johnson
    June's installment of "You Ask - We Answer" describes the process for adjusting your ProWrite security settings and using electronic signatures on your documents.
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  • Meet CEI: Tammy Johnson

    May 22, 2014 by CEI
    Tammy first walked through CEI's doors in July of 2001. Unfortunately, the position she applied for had already been filled. However, Tammy was destined to be part of the CEI Team: the person hired for the position did not work out, Tammy was called for an interview, and the rest is history.
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  • YAWA: Backing up DC Data

    May 02, 2014 by Jasmine Weston
    May's installment of "You Ask - We Answer" describes the process for backing up data from DesignCalcs to protect against loss in case of computer failure.
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  • Meet CEI: Mike Hartnett

    Apr 24, 2014 by CEI
    In the near future, Mike looks forward to releasing a new version of ProWrite with a number of backend improvements we have been working on for some time now. He can also be found waging a bloodless sort of war with the birds that insist on attempting to beat themselves senseless against CEI's windows.
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  • 2014 Customer Tech Survey

    Apr 15, 2014 by Nikki Crowell-Taynton
    We surveyed our US and International customers from February 27th to March 26th to determine the impact of the XP end of life as well as to get a better idea of what environments are used with our software. The responses we received were illuminating.
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