Software Revision History

ANSI NIST Convert (NIST 2000/2007/2011/2015) 2.0.0.5

This page provides information on changes for the current and previous versions of the NIST Convert application. To download the latest stable version of these software products, see this page.


New in 2.0.0.5:

  • Fixed issue where the about screen did not show the licence status
  • New action "Export To Tenprint"
  • Delete Field can now be used with all record types
  • Now using the latest 2.0.0.3 NIST Impex API

New in 2.0.0.4:

  • Fixed issue where the about screen was not always repainted
  • New action "Add Field If Blank"
  • "Replace Strings" action now supports indexed records

New in 2.0.0.3:

  • New /S switch provided for silent install and uninstall
  • New /Allusers switch provided for silent install for all users
  • Now using the latest 1.5.0.5 Impex library
  • Now using the latest 1.5.0.3 WSQ library

New in 2.0.0.2:

  • New actions "String Left" and "String Right"

New in 2.0.0.1:

  • New action "Export Biometrics of Type"
  • New action "Export All Biometrics"
  • New session variables RECORD_EXPORT_COUNT and IDC
  • Exporting images of type JPEG2000 now exports with extension of .jp2

New in 2.0.0.0:

  • Fixed spelling mistakes
  • Fixed issue preventing the hyper link in the about screen from working
  • Now using the v2 Impex library
  • Now using the v2 WSQ library
  • Impex and WSQ version information can now be seen in the about screen
  • New global variables WSQ_VERSION IMPEX_VERSION and CONVERT_VERSION added
  • HTML report now includes an overview for the completed conversion task
  • PDF Help documentation can now be launched by pressing F1 from with the app
  • Rules Load now has an icon
  • New Action "Add Hash", generates the xx.996 hash for all supported records

New in 1.0.0.12:

  • Records with non-conformant leading zeros are now auto-fixed during conversion
  • New action added "Replace Strings"
  • Fixed issue that prevented some action values from being cleared
  • Now using the latest 1.37 NIST Impex library

New in 1.0.0.11:

  • Add Field or Write To CSV now supports reading values from subfields
  • New action “Disable Save”
  • Fixed issued where the original file extension was not output to HTML report
  • Various Improvements

New in 1.0.0.10:

  • %FILENAME% variable can now be used with Add Field or Write To CSV to output the filename currently being processed
  • %FILEEXTENSION% variable can now be used with Add Field or Write To CSV to output the filename currently being processed
  • Fixed issue that prevented the Copy Field Action from working
  • New action added "Change File Extension"
  • Now using the latest 1.35 NIST Impex library
  • Various Improvements

New in 1.0.0.9:

  • Source and Destination Folder now defaults to the previously used values
  • Rule File now defaults to the previously used values
  • Conversion Rule Load and Save dialog improved.
  • New supported file extension added for .nist files
  • RS and US separators can now be included when using Add Field
  • New Action Add Field If Missing

New in 1.0.0.8:

  • Fixed core and delta not being written for INCITS 378 format
  • Fixed biometric export action exporting incorrect record
  • New Action Delete Feature Set added
  • Various improvements to feature set conversion

New in 1.0.0.7:

  • First fully functional demo version available
  • Uses the latest 1.34 NIST Impex API
  • FREE Batch conversion of up to 5 NIST records at a time, if you require unlimited conversion please consider purchasing

New in 1.0.0.6:

  • Uses the latest 1.20 Impex Engine
  • Now using the vs2013 libraries
  • Output to CSV option provides export of any Type 1 or Type 2 fields to CSV
  • Improved warning messages when attempting to add rules
  • Fixed issues with Load and Save in Conversion Rules
  • Fixed issue with ConvertToCJIS when invalid Type 15 records are present
  • Fixed buffer overrun in ConvertToCJIS Type 15 records, this may result in random crashes depending on location of record, and would result in Type 7 records being slightly larger after conversion.
  • Menu icons have been added for Windows Vista and above