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by EPO / OPS Support
Tue Aug 21, 2018 6:21 am
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and raw data subscription products
Topic: Cross-Domain Request Support
Replies: 5
Views: 182

Re: Cross-Domain Request Support

Hi, Code 403 tells you that your credentials are not set properly, it seems like you are using token whereas I am only using my OPS account credentials in my POSTMAN screen. Maybe someone can tell you how they did it? In the meantime, we are looking for a way to look at those documents in a simpler ...
by EPO / OPS Support
Thu Aug 02, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and raw data subscription products
Topic: Search for a range of classifications
Replies: 3
Views: 120

Re: Search for a range of classifications

Dear user, My apologies. I gave you indications on how to look for the classifications but you want the patents. Please try with this query for guetting patent numbers in all the sub-classes of H01L21/30: http://ops.epo.org/3.2/rest-services/published-data/search/?q=ipc=/low%20H01L21/30 (OPS manual ...
by EPO / OPS Support
Mon Jul 30, 2018 3:16 pm
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and raw data subscription products
Topic: API published-data questions
Replies: 1
Views: 46

Re: API published-data questions

Dear user, Question1: For the example query http://ops.epo.org/3.2/rest-services/published-data/search/full-cycle/?q=solar, OPS will inform you that more than 10.000 results were found, without specifying how many there are in reality. The default display in OPS only shows the first 25 results, but ...
by EPO / OPS Support
Mon Jul 30, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and raw data subscription products
Topic: Search for a range of classifications
Replies: 3
Views: 120

Re: Search for a range of classifications

Dear user, The OPS manual (page 118ff) http://documents.epo.org/projects/babylon/eponet.nsf/0/F3ECDCC915C9BCD8C1258060003AA712/$File/ops_v3.2_documentation_-_version_1.3.6_en.pdf suggests that you use the depth parameter to specify how many levels of children of the requested classification symbol s...
by EPO / OPS Support
Mon Jul 30, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and raw data subscription products
Topic: How to obtain formula images in claim text?
Replies: 1
Views: 47

Re: How to obtain formula images in claim text?

Dear user,

We are sorry you cannot have access to the saved reference images.
Unfortunately we do not know when this will be possible.

Kind regards,
OPS support
by EPO / OPS Support
Fri Jul 27, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and raw data subscription products
Topic: Prolonged regular daily maintenece window (05:00 to 05:30 daily) untill 07:30 hrs, on Sunday, 29 July 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 72

Prolonged regular daily maintenece window (05:00 to 05:30 daily) untill 07:30 hrs, on Sunday, 29 July 2018

Dear users,

Due to scheduled maintenance of some services like the European Patent Register, OPS Legal status and OPS Register as well as automatic debiting feature, will be impacted.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

OPS support
by EPO / OPS Support
Tue Jul 24, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and raw data subscription products
Topic: Discontinuation of encryption protocols TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 on Monday, 31 July 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 302

Discontinuation of encryption protocols TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 on Monday, 31 July 2018

Dear all As mentioned in our previous OPS announcement, the encryption protocols TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 and older will be disabled as of 31 July 2018. You should ensure that your client code establishes a TLS1.2 connection with the OPS server to avoid any disruption to your services. There were two pre...
by EPO / OPS Support
Tue Jul 24, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Technical issues
Topic: APIs availability
Replies: 1
Views: 143

Re: APIs availability

Hi Depending on your needs, we offer the following web services: https://www.epo.org/searching-for-patents/data/web-services.html If an amount of data you need is too much for a web service and depending on what kind of data you need (biblio, full text, images etc) we can also offer bulk data sets: ...
by EPO / OPS Support
Wed Jul 11, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and raw data subscription products
Topic: How to convert application number in docdb format to original number format?
Replies: 1
Views: 117

Re: How to convert application number in docdb format to original number format?

Hi, In this case is actually very easy, you need to query family with biblio constituent and then you see original format Capture_us.JPG If your family would be too big for adding biblio, you can just do additional OPS Published services search with biblio constituent for that same US member and you...
by EPO / OPS Support
Wed Jul 11, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Search tips
Topic: Patents how do you check if country only or worldwide?
Replies: 3
Views: 682

Re: Patents how do you check if country only or worldwide?

Hi, There is no such thing as a worldwide patent. Patents are territorial and you can have national, regional and/or international patent applications. Each of them will then eventually be granted as a national patent, providing that they qualify for a grant according to the national law of a specif...