How-to: Quality assurance with Hold&Release

2016-11-08 10:33:27 UTC

With Hold&Release you have early access to quality assure the publication and check content on all available platforms before the publication is released to the readers. If necessary the publication can be reprocessed several times. Simply deliver new pages to Visiolink ftp, and the paper will be reprocessed automatically. The publication will be put on hold and released automatically at the agreed release target. 

Available platforms: iOS, Android, Windows 8 Tablet or higher, Windows phone 8 or higher, Web

Early access to the publication on web:

  1. log into with your usual credentials 
  2. click on “Catalogue”
  3. click on folder “Epaper”
  4. click on Show and the paper will open in web view


Early access to the publication on device

  1. Open app
  2. Log in with Hold&Release credentials
  3. The paper will be visible in cover flow for users logged in with Hold&Release credentials
  4. The paper will be visible to the readers at the agreed automatic release target

How to release the publication manually 

If you wish to publish your publication before the agreed automatic release target, you can release the publication manually.

  1. Go to and log in to Visiolink’s system.
  2. Press the menu Catalogue, and expand the folder in which your publications are saved
  3. Press Edit (pencil icon) on the newest publication
  4. Press Release to let the publication go live




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