Here you will find the latest release notes outlining what’s new to Concord:
- Update Template to Start Draft (April 27)
- Auto Request Next Signer (April 13)
- Updated Signature Experience (March 31)
- New Help & Training Panel (March 31)
- Copy Contract Summary (March 1)
- Updated Google Drive Integration (March 1)
- Updated Salesforce Integration (February 4)
Update Template to Start Draft
We are making a small language clarification to our templates. Now when you are ready to use the template you’ve chosen you’ll click on “Start Draft” (instead of “use”). This will create your individual document based on the template that you can edit, collaborate on, and sign.
Auto-Request Next Signer
System automatically sends out signature request to the next signer. This removes manual efforts (users no longer need to manually request signatures) and speed up the signing process.
Updated Signature Experience
Concord has always offered free, unlimited e-signatures. With this new release, we’ve updated the e-signature experience to make the process look and feel like other applications. Our goal is to make it easy for every team across your organization to use and sign documents on Concord.
Plus, we’ve also added a new way to handle documents you sign outside of Concord. With one click of a button, you can now finalize all signatures on your document.
For more information on the updated signature experience, check out this blog post.
New Help & Training Panel
A new Help & Training panel is now on the homepage, and Help is now available right on the document menu. These new help options ensure you and your team can easily find answers to the most commonly asked questions right when you need it, and without the need to contact Support.
Copy Contract Summary
Concord’s “copy contract summary” brings data management to contracts signed outside of Concord. With a click of a button, Concord’s copy contract summary creates a new blank signed document with the Summary Sheet already set up and pre-filled.
Now, when it’s time to upload a new signed document, you and your team will know exactly what fields to fill out. This ensures that standardization and consistency across all contracts — whether they were signed on Concord or not.
For more information on copy contract summary, please see our support article.
Updated Google Drive Integration
With Concord’s updated and improved Google Drive integration, you can now import Google Docs and Google Slides directly into Concord from Google Drive. No more downloading from your Drive and reuploading into Concord.
When imported, a Google Doc becomes a live document, meaning it is completely editable on Concord — redline and edit just as you would as a Google Doc.
Google Slides imports as a PDF and you can add text fields and signature fields to the document.
All documents searchable using Concord’s full-text OCR search.
For more information on the updated Google Drive integration, please see our support article.
Updated Salesforce integration
We’ve added new functionality to Concord’s Salesforce integration to give you and your Sales team an easier way to generate quotes, order forms, and invoices. Now, you can automatically send Opportunity Product details from Salesforce to Concord the same way as you do for Account, Opportunity, and Primary Contact fields.
For more information on using the Opportunity Product, check out this blog post.
Interested in learning more about these new features?
Concord’s mission is to help companies achieve scalability and efficiency by automating their most central process, contracts. The cloud-based solution enables over 500,000 users around the globe to create, collaborate, sign, store, and manage their agreements all in one place. Founded in 2014 and headquartered in San Francisco, Concord is built by business for business.