It comes loaded with a wide range of practical features and customization settings that should please all types of users, such as extensive file type support when it comes to importing, exporting and synchronizing data.
• By judging the interface with a neatly organized structure and the samples loaded at startup to help you get started, it’s clear that EssentialPIM Pro is really professional, as its name says. You can navigate and create new appointments and to-do lists by specifying as many information as you can, such as subject, location, status, start and end time, duration, priority, completion level, and category.
Create tasks and fill in information
• In addition, you can attach notes and external files, enable a reminder (at the event time or before the task), set EssentialPIM Pro to repeat the task, as well as mark it as an all-day event or exclusive event.
• Similarly, you can create to-do lists, notes, and contacts to create an address book with other people’s personal and business information, schedule an upcoming event and take notes, as well as explore emails and send new messages, provided that you have linked the tool to a Microsoft Office account. A calendar with all events is put at your disposal, and you can easily tell them apart by color, depending on their category (e.g. important, business, birthday). You can also conduct search operations across the entire database, manage attachments, password-protect the database to restrict the access of other users, as well as import, export and synchronize data to a wide range of supported formats.
Evaluation and conclusion
• The application requires low-to-moderate RAM and low CPU to work properly, includes a comprehensive help file with snapshots for beginners, supports several languages and automatically checks for updates upon initialization. We haven’t come across any issues during our tests, since the program did not hang, crash or prompt error dialogs. Thanks to its intuitive layout yet rich features, EssentialPIM Pro should please all users looking for a reliable personal organized backed by practical tools and customization preferences.
* Improved: Synchronization with all Google services
* Improved: Calendar printing
* Fixed: Numerous Mail module bug fixes
OS: Windows 2K / XP / Vista / Vista 64 bit / 7 / 7 64 bit / 8 / 8 64 bit / 2003