Altova MapForce Basic Edition Releases

Released: Mar 4, 2021

Updates in 2021 Release 2

Features

  • Support for XSLT 3 generation - Starting with this version, developers can choose XSLT 3.0 in addition to 1.0 or 2.0 when selecting a data transformation language for XML mappings.

Released: Jun 9, 2020

Updates in 2020 Release 2 SP1

Features

  • Added the ability to use an HTTP proxy.

Fixes

  • 999 for HIPAA 834 - missing IK501 when unrecognized segment.
  • Output result is different depending on whether or not UDF is inlined.
  • Custom XSLT function in inline function results in "Unknown named template" error.
  • MapForce v2020r2 doesn't generate includes in generated XSLT for custom XSLT libraries.

Released: Apr 1, 2020

Updates in 2020 Release 2

Features

  • Added the ability to generate code with relative paths for included XSLT libraries.
  • Added the ability to skip transactions that cause an error during CSV import and continue with the next line/record.
  • Added the ability to move User-Defined Functions (UDF) between mapping files.
  • Added support for non-standard OAuth 2.0 authorization methods.

Fixes

  • MapForce API does not include ability to add a library.
  • MapForce v2020 calls a web service twice when v2019 R3 SP1 calls it once.

Released: Mar 17, 2020

Updates in 2020 Release 2

Features

All new Library Management system

  • MapForce includes a comprehensive data processing function library, and developers may also import libraries and build and save user-defined functions. In MapForce 2020r2, a new Manage Libraries window has been introduced to make this process more flexible and straightforward.
  • Adding to the ability to import libraries globally such that libraries and user defined functions are available to all mappings, the Manage Libraries window now lets users import...

Released: Dec 3, 2019

Updates in 2020 SP1

Fixes

  • Incorrect base file path used for preview in "Write directly to final output files" mode.
  • X12 customizing example missing ParserErrors.Config from list of required files.
  • Parse Strings to JSON support Documentation.
  • MapForce crashed after making a change to a mapping which includes a web service call.
  • MapForce crashed after changing web service response body JSON schema item.
  • MapForce crashed validating customer mapping involving web service calls with missing JSON body structures.

Released: Oct 9, 2019

Updates in 2020

Features

  • Value Map configuration via copy/paste - The Value Map component lets you replace one value with another (such as replacing 1, 2, 3 with January, February, March) using a predefined look-up table. Starting with MapForce 2020, it’s possible to paste tabular data (key-value pairs) from external sources such as CSV or Microsoft Excel into the Value-Map table.
  • Extended options for Value Map component - The Value Map component allows you to define an “Otherwise” value to map to the target...

Released: Apr 2, 2019

Updates in 2019 Release 3

Features

  • Full support for high resolution monitors - MapForce 2019r3 has had an extensive UI revamp to provide a beautiful, sharp display on today’s modern, high-PPI (pixel per inch) screens, including 4K, UHD, and Retina monitors. The redesigned MapForce UI takes full advantage of the higher resolution offered by high pixel density displays to render all graphics with more precision and detail, making complex data mapping projects more vivid and easier to read.
  • Support for Windows Server 2019.

Released: Apr 17, 2018

Updates in 2018 Release 2

Features

  • Quick insert of functions and constants - MapForce includes a comprehensive library of data processing functions that can be dragged and dropped into a data mapping project. Now, to make inserting functions even easier, developers can double-click in any blank space in a mapping project to open a menu for searching for and selecting a function to insert.
  • Detailed network proxy settings - The Tools / Options dialog in MapForce now includes Network Proxy tab for manually configuring proxy...

Released: Jan 30, 2018

Updates in 2018 SP1

Fixes

  • MapForce crashes when opening a corrupt mapping created in an older version.

Released: Oct 3, 2017

Updates in 2018

Features

The XSLT engine in MapForce, powered by RaptorXML, is now significantly faster when processing these common commands.

  • //* [condition]: up to 300 times faster.
  • unparse-text-lines: up to 88 times faster.
  • regular expressions: up to 100 times faster