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by MjRNeuro
Mon Mar 11, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Bookends for iOS
Topic: searching keywords in iOS
Replies: 2
Views: 4342

searching keywords in iOS

I'm trying to search for keywords in my refs within iOS. In Mac, I can type two separate keywords, which returns only refs containing both keywords. In iOS, typing two keywords yields no hits. Is there a way to search for multiple keywords in iOS?
by MjRNeuro
Mon Mar 11, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Bookends
Topic: Searching keywords in iOS
Replies: 1
Views: 603

Searching keywords in iOS

I'm trying to search for keywords in my refs within iOS. In Mac, I can type two separate words, which returns only refs containing both words. In iOS, typing two words yields no hits. Is there a way to search for multiple keywords in iOS?
by MjRNeuro
Thu Mar 07, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Bookends
Topic: Importing pdfs and adding keywords from pdf title
Replies: 10
Views: 5665

Re: Importing pdfs and adding keywords from pdf title

Thank you, this works perfectly!! You've made my transition to Bookends much better. :D
by MjRNeuro
Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: Bookends
Topic: Importing pdfs and adding keywords from pdf title
Replies: 10
Views: 5665

Re: Importing pdfs and adding keywords from pdf title

Hi Jon, You wrote: Note that Bookends also uses Spotlight to search for PDFs (check out the Find dialog, Command-F). You search for just the PDF words, or combine the Spotlight search with a database search. Spotlight searches are restricted to PDFs in the default attachment folder. This doesn't see...
by MjRNeuro
Sat Feb 23, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Bookends
Topic: Importing pdfs and adding keywords from pdf title
Replies: 10
Views: 5665

Re: Importing pdfs and adding keywords from pdf title

Hi msteffens, I was thinking that scripting would be required - if you could write a script for this, it would be incredibly helpful!! A few example names: Banyai...Singer etal '19 (VCx correlation neural coding).pdf Chen & Baram '16 (dev stress cognitive review).pdf Caras & Sanes '19 (ACx dev perce...
by MjRNeuro
Fri Feb 22, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Bookends
Topic: Importing pdfs and adding keywords from pdf title
Replies: 10
Views: 5665

Importing pdfs and adding keywords from pdf title

I've been storing my pdfs separately from my reference manager. I've just adopted Bookends and need to import thousands of pdfs and create references for each. I've been using the Mac OS 'Find' function to search for files based on keywords I've already typed into each pdf's title. But to maintain t...