Search simple family information with GPI

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Search simple family information with GPI

Post by EPO / EPAL Team » Fri Apr 24, 2020 3:31 pm

The following enhancements are now available:
  • New search criteria, result list columns and document fields for simple family information
  • New search criterion PRDO "Oldest priority date"
  • New parameters in Simple statistics and Cross-reference
  • Renaming of search criteria, removal of national CPC and C-Set search criteria and their corresponding result list columns and document fields (all CPC and C-Set symbols become “international”)
With the new family search criteria it is now possible to focus your searches on families having, for example:
  • a given composition, e.g. families including relevant family members identified by their country codes
  • a given size, e.g. families having more than one family member
  • family members of granted patents
See the revision sheet on page 2 of the new GPI user manual and details with query examples in the relevant sections.

Note: Due to the addition and renaming of result list columns and document fields, if you have already customised your result list and document contents, we recommend that you re-customise them again after a reset (the Reset button is located in the Result list content and Document content popup windows accessible in the menu Preferences).

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Re: Search simple family information with GPI

Post by EPO / EPAL Team » Wed Apr 29, 2020 5:58 pm

We detected an issue in the use of PRDO "Oldest priority date" when combined with operators "<" or ">".

We are currently reprocessing GPI data and will inform you once PRDO works as expected.


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Re: Search simple family information with GPI

Post by EPO / EPAL Team » Tue May 05, 2020 11:11 am

The issue is now solved and PRDO works as expected.

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