Handbase Database Manager App Reviews

By DDH Software, LLC

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Handbase Database Manager app review

Handbase Database Manager App Info

  • 49 Ratings
  • Price: $9.99
  • Category: Productivity
  • Updated: Dec 18 2018
  • Version: 4.9.0
  • Size: 21.95 MB
  • Seller: DDH Software, LLC
  • © DDH Software, LLC

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Customer Reviews of the Handbase Database Manager App

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Doctor FOG's Review of Handbase Database Manager

Reviewed on 12/18/18 1:04 PM

I have been using this app for over 3 years. Heavy daily use for work and also for tracking data outside work. It may be somewhat intimidating for someone who is new to databases but support is available. Highly recommend the additional forms manager also to make data entry screen a breeze! I can help set up your database!

Please support this app!!!

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afddasfad's Review of Handbase Database Manager

Reviewed on 12/18/18 1:04 PM

This is hands down the best database management app available on iOS. The developer has been doing this since Palm Pilots. The custom form extension is what makes this app incredible and you should get if you are looking to create custom data collection forms. I've tried pretty much all of them and this is the best and the cheapest for the available features.

Can’t live without it!

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Benineone's Review of Handbase Database Manager

Reviewed on 12/18/18 1:04 PM

Easy to customize or use templates others have created. I like the ability to use filters and search for specific things. Highly recommend it.

No issues

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Will907's Review of Handbase Database Manager

Reviewed on 12/18/18 1:04 PM

I'm on iOS 10.3.3 and current version works great. Thanks

Nothing else even comes close!

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Bjl3656's Review of Handbase Database Manager

Reviewed on 12/18/18 1:04 PM

I've used this app since my Palm Handspring days and on every PDA/phone platform since. The speed and utility built into HanDBase is unmatched by any of the DB options costing less than $50. The only thing that would best it, would be FileMaker, and I haven't decided to drop hundreds of dollars on the Mac application for that (the mobile app for FileMaker requires a desktop installation to do anything useful), so I can't speak to any comparisons between the two of them. In all fairness, Filemaker is a business app where HanDBase is more of a consumer app with some business applicability. To give an example of the power of HanDBase, I built an asset tracking HanDBase database that mimicked our company's St Croix Systems Asset Manager in ALL its major functions including but not limited to: asset records, service records, part inventory, parts usage & ordering, PM scheduling & procedures. I used this for years as a notepad to record my time at work instead of using the slow, limited mobile app provided by St Croix Systems. My HanDBase Asset Manager DB was recently retired when our company went to Four Season's TMSPro which is web based and which I can run directly from my phone or ipad. However, I still use HanDBase extensively at work for its speed. For example, I can dump a complete table of our parts in TMSPro to Excel (over 9700 parts), do a save to a CSV file, then create a HanDBase DB by importing the CSV. This gives me a mobile parts list that I can access, locating ANY part(s) as fast as I can type in a search. Instant response, no lag or search time. Much better as a tool than the much clumsier, slower internet access into TMSPro. Thus I still use HanDBase to speed up my work even though I have complete access to our company DB through my phone or pad. Other uses include tracking all information for my pool leagues and a NASCAR Fantasy League that I host. This app is by far the most used app that I own.

No accdb support??

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Istap5786's Review of Handbase Database Manager

Reviewed on 12/18/18 1:04 PM

Just one more app that promises efficiency and reliability. It can't handle accdb or acces 2010 database files. I have a database which I would like to communicate with the phone. Just one more dissappointment. I guess it does provide support if you buy a $35 dollar desktop client. No thanks.

Still reliable, powerful, but interface/sync suboptimal

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BBooDoc's Review of Handbase Database Manager

Reviewed on 12/18/18 1:04 PM

I’ve been using HandBase since I was a resident in about 2000, starting on the Palm Pilot, and all the way through to the iPhone6 now. I like, it, but the Desktop sync should be built in to the desktop version; as it is, once the demo ran out, I am told to sync my phone I have to buy a Plus version, but the website only offers upgrades to a Windows version, not a Mac version of HanDbase Plus. So kind of stymied now!

Years later, still no sync, no restore

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FroggyBoy's Review of Handbase Database Manager

Reviewed on 12/18/18 1:04 PM

Restoring an iPhone does not restore databases. Developer recommends buying $30 program By another rather than solve problems. Will not address problem. Finally time to DELETE. After years, there is still is no sync option. Manual WiFi backup is lame. Manual iTunes backup is lame. Not possible to use on more than one device. Nice App, but poor follow through. Lost years of data with device failure and refusal to restore on new device. Almost there doesn't cut it. Moving to a full solution. Bye!

GREAT app & support

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smiller777's Review of Handbase Database Manager

Reviewed on 12/18/18 1:04 PM

I have been using this since the days of the Palm Pilot and I love it! I have 20 databases that I use constantly. I have the Windows Desktop, iPad and iPhone apps. Support is FANTASTIC. Brian took me through setting up my new iPhone and iPad step-by-step and responded to my emails immediately. Thanks!

Stop working upload

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HugoMaldonadoM's Review of Handbase Database Manager

Reviewed on 12/18/18 1:04 PM

The upload csv data with file csv dont work any more. Please fix