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Property Bee 2.0.15.0 released (last Monday 12th March)

Postby Beerhunter on Thu Mar 15, 2012 11:43 pm

Property Bee 2.0.15.0 was released (in a bit of a mad rush) on Monday 12th March

If you are using Firefox 11, you must update to this version for Property Bee to continue to work

If you are using Firefox 3.6, there is a known problem with this update, please read this post as it may fix the issue.

Firefox 11 compatibility
If you use Firefox 11 or above, then you must use Property Bee 2.0.15.0 and above.

"Work in a bee" always on for registered users
If you are registered with property-bee.com, you will always be "Working in the bee" (ie sharing information with other users) - there is no longer the option to turn off this feature.
If you have not registered, then as before, the add-on will not shared data with other users.

"Show timings" has been removed from the Options menu
In most cases users aren't interested in the exact timings of the toolbar, and we get a few support questions when it get accidently turn on.

"Show username" has been removed from the Options menu
On the righthand side of the toolbar, the username you registered with will always be displayed. This makes it easier for you to provide the account name you registered with, and us to provide the support you need.

The format used for "Export data to a CSV file" has changed
If you like to analyse the data collected by your property bee add-on, it is now much easier to do so; on the property bee toolbar select "Wizards" then "Export data to a CSV file" and follow the instructions.

The file format should much easier to use as
* each row represents one property listsing (before there where multiple rows for each property)
* the colums are fixed as follows;

Reference - This is a unqiue reference number that identifies the property
Title - The latest title (usually the location/address listed by the EA)
Subtitle - The latest subtitle (usuall the property type, eg Flat, semi-detached house etc)
Location - For the UK, the postcode of the property (if known - not all websites property bee support provide this info). For Ireland the name of the area/village nearby.
Price - The latest price the property is listed at
Term - If the property is a rental, this indicates if the price is per week/month/year
Status - The current status of the property, ie available, STC, sold, not listed
Agent - The agent who listed the property (not available for all sites)
Number Of False Starts - The number of times the property has gone STC/Sold back to Available
Number Of Price Changes - The number of times the price has changed
Discovered On - The date the property was 1st listed
Discovered Price - The price the property was 1st listed at
Sold On - The date the property went sold/STC
Sold Price - The price the property when sold/STC
Withdrawn On - The date the property with withdrawn (not available for all sites)
Withdrawn Price - The price the property was listed at when it was withdrawn (not available for all sites)
Brief Description - The latest brief description (from the search results page)
Detailed Description - The latest detailed description (from the property details page)
Url - The url of the property listing

Property Bee doesn't display for Primelocation search pages
An update so that property bee works on the Prime location search page again.
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