Category Archives: General

Navigating the UIC

As the UIC grows, so does the complexity of locating your instrumental parts when using the system in HLMSW and so I thought it may be timely to review the instrument selection possibilities and introduce a new feature in HLMSW v 8.00.4.9. … Continue reading

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Better looking emails

HLMSW Version 8.00.4.0 introduces a feature that has been on the wishlist for some time – better looking emails. At the moment for those that do not use Outlook to send emails, HLMSW uses a very simple mechanism for email based … Continue reading

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BTMI in New York

The HLMSW version 8 roadshow moves the USA in the first week of October, 2016 and Peter Grimshaw will be in New York visiting all of our HLMSW customers to update their HLMSW system to the latest (and greatest) that has been … Continue reading

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Currency Rules

For HLMSW users that use multiple currencies for invoicing some improvements to assist in the correct currency selection have been included in the most recent build (8.0.3.17). To enable multiple currencies in HLMSW you must select the Use Multiple Currencies option in the … Continue reading

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Return to Sender

In recent years, publishers have deployed many systems to help reduce the associated costs with offering a hire/rental music service, but there is one approach providing great rewards for both distributors and their customers. The area of saving?  A return … Continue reading

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Version Control

Keeping up to date with HLMSW is important with important (and not so important) changes happening every day.  For the most part BTMI looks after your system on your behalf, providing updates when they are available according to your schedule. Because … Continue reading

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Frankfurt Musikmesse 2016

Peter Grimshaw and Ulrich Steffen Eck will be flying the BTMI and Zinfonia flags at this year’s Musikmesse 2016 which kicks off on Thursday April 7. If you are attending the event and would like to see us, please contact … Continue reading

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Exporting HLMSW Performances

In HLMSW v8.00 (Build 2.0) or later we have created a new option to assist in the export of HLMSW Performances for other systems (like web calendars) or as the basis of performance society reports. Working out what should or … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings

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Can you spot HLMSW?

HLMSW makes a brief appearance in the current Google Doodle: http://www.google.com/doodles/celebrating-ludwig-van-beethovens-245th-year (Thanks Bevis!)

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