Search found 225 matches

by EPO / Patent Information
Tue Oct 25, 2016 12:14 pm
Forum: Technical issues
Topic: CPC November data in Espacenet
Replies: 0
Views: 952

CPC November data in Espacenet

Dear Users,

Due to a change in data format, the CPC November data will be available in Espacenet from the evening of 2 November 2016 and not the 1 November 2016 as expected.

We thank you for your understanding.
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed Oct 19, 2016 12:09 pm
Forum: Technical issues
Topic: Solved: EP documents published on 12.10.2016
Replies: 1
Views: 779

Solved: EP documents published on 12.10.2016

The missing documents with a publication date of 12.10.2016 are now available in Espacenet.

We apologise for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.
by EPO / Patent Information
Tue Oct 18, 2016 2:02 pm
Forum: Search tips
Topic: Full text search now available in Espacenet
Replies: 2
Views: 1687

Full text search now available in Espacenet

Hi,

Full-txt search in Espacenet is text based only.
by EPO / Patent Information
Tue Oct 18, 2016 11:47 am
Forum: Search tips
Topic: Smart search for claims
Replies: 1
Views: 1088

Smart search for claims

Hi Patrick,

The default database behind Smart search is the Worldwide collection, this is the reason why you receive the error message if you use a full-text field identifier.

You need to refine your search and then you can select the full-text database in which you would like to search.
by EPO / Patent Information
Fri Oct 14, 2016 12:31 pm
Forum: Technical issues
Topic: Solved: EP documents published on 12.10.2016
Replies: 1
Views: 779

Solved: EP documents published on 12.10.2016

Due to an unforeseen technical issue, European Patent documents published on 12.10.2016 are currently not available in Espacenet. Our IT specialists are working on a solution and are confident that the issue will be solved over the next days so that the documents will be available in Espacenet on Mo...
by EPO / Patent Information
Thu Oct 06, 2016 7:11 am
Forum: Search tips
Topic: Invention Information vs Addtional Information on espacenet
Replies: 2
Views: 1442

Invention Information vs Addtional Information on espacenet

Hi Franklyn, The CPC codes for invention information are in a bold font and the additional information normal font, eg., EP2725662 (A2) Cooperative classification: H01B11/02 ; H01R13/6463 ; H01R23/662 ; H01B7/0876; H01R12/79; H01R13/506 The first three codes are in bold font to indicate "inventive i...
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed Sep 14, 2016 8:32 am
Forum: Meet the experts
Topic: Recorded webinars
Replies: 0
Views: 4780

Recorded webinars

In response to various user requests we have started to record a number
of live webinars in order to make them available as a knowledge repository.

Please find and view them :arrow: HERE.
by EPO / Patent Information
Tue Sep 06, 2016 2:18 pm
Forum: European Patent Register and Register Alert
Topic: Spain joins the Federated European Patent Register!
Replies: 0
Views: 1763

Spain joins the Federated European Patent Register!

Spain joins the Federated European Patent Register! The Federated Register view displays official bibliographic and legal status data relating to European patents in the national post-grant phase of the designated states concerned. It’s important to know that this information is hosted in the natio...
by EPO / Patent Information
Tue Jul 05, 2016 12:14 pm
Forum: European Patent Register and Register Alert
Topic: Federated Register: Latvia
Replies: 0
Views: 1900

Federated Register: Latvia

b]Latvia joins the Federated European Patent Register!!!![/b] The Federated Register view displays official bibliographic and legal status data relating to European patents in the national post-grant phase of the designated states concerned. It’s important to know that this information is hosted in ...
by EPO / Patent Information
Thu Jun 30, 2016 3:27 pm
Forum: Search tips
Topic: Patents how do you check if country only or worldwide?
Replies: 3
Views: 5162

Patents how do you check if country only or worldwide?

Hi Mick, Welcome to the forum! To check in which country or countries an invention as been filed, you will need to have a look at the list of publications under Also published as in the bibliographic data view: Also published as2.jpg In Espacenet a patent family is defined as comprising all document...