Altova MissionKit Enterprise Edition Releases

Released: Oct 9, 2019

Updates in 2020


Altova XMLSpy XML Editor

  • Revolutionary new JSON Grid Editor.
  • Chart creation from JSON data.
  • JSON Lines and JSON Comments support.
  • XULE support for XBRL.

Altova MapForce

  • Support for OAuth 2.0 in Web services calls - OAuth 2.0 is an open standard for authorization that provides a way to provide client applications secure, delegated access to web resources using access tokens rather than passwords. In response to popular demand, it is now possible for MapForce mappings to call Web services...

Released: Apr 2, 2019

Updates in 2019 Release 3


Altova XMLSpy XML Editor

  • Split Text View - XMLSpy 2019r3 introduces a split text view, a new option to split the editing window into two parts horizontally or vertically to view and edit different parts of your document at once. This is especially helpful for larger documents on which it’s helpful to see multiple portions of the document at the same time. Split-screen editing in XMLSpy lets developers take advantage of today’s larger monitors in order to see more of the current document...

Released: Oct 17, 2018

Updates in 2019


  • XMLSpy
    • All new support for high-PPI monitors.
    • Support for additional database versions.
    • Support for XBRL Generic Preferred Label 1.0.
    • Removal of duplicate XBRL facts.
    • New entry helpers for XBRL Typed Domain.
    • Support for US-GAAP 2018.
    • Support for Eclipse 4.6, 4.7 and 4.8.
  • MapForce
    • Support for mapping Protocol Buffers.
    • Additional functionality for node functions.
    • Support for EDIFACT 2017B, 2018A.
    • Support for additional database versions.
    • Support for Eclipse 4.6, 4.7 and 4.8.
  • StyleVision...

Released: Apr 17, 2018

Updates in 2018 Release 2


XMLSpy Enterprise

  • Processing JSON with XSLT, XPath, and XQuery - Adding to the rich JSON editing and conversion features already in XMLSpy is support for querying and transforming JSON documents directly using XPath, XSLT, and XQuery.
  • HTTP Testing Window adds support for WSDL imports - The HTTP testing window in XMLSpy makes it easy to create and send HTTP or web services messages to a server, and then receive and check the response. Now, in addition to importing messages from WADL...

Released: Jan 30, 2018

Updates in 2018 SP1



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


  • Crash when opening SPS created by version 2009 of StyleVision.


  • Package shared from sub-project file not recognized as shared by parent project file.


  • SOAP debugger example fails when IE 11 installs XMLSpy.
  • XQuery 'map' constructor causes error XMLSpy.
  • XSLT 3.0 stylesheet using load-xquery-module fails with error "XSL transformation crashed".
  • Breakpoints on processing instructions...

Released: Oct 3, 2017

Updates in 2018


Altova XMLSpy

  • New HTTP testing window.
  • 3-way XML diff/merge.
  • Significant improvements in XSLT engine.
  • Improved spec conformance in XSLT/XQuery engine.
  • Support for xsl:output methods ‘adaptive’ and ‘json’.
  • Redesigned Tools/Options dialog.
  • Support for XBRL Versioning 1.0.
  • Support for XML Signatures 1.1.
  • Code generation support for Visual Studio 2013, 2015, 2017.
  • Integration with Eclipse 4.7.
  • Support for Sybase 16, PostgreSQL 9.6, MySQL 5.7.
  • Support for FOP 2.2.

Altova DatabaseSpy

  • Support...

Released: Apr 6, 2017

Updates in 2017 Release 3



  • XSLT and XQuery back-mapping.
  • Support for JSON5.
  • Support for JSON Schema extensions for Microsoft Azure Resource Manager.
  • Find bar supports multi-line searches.
  • Display of validation errors and SmartFix suggestions in left margin in Text View.
  • Support for signing with SHA-256.
  • XPath expression syntax coloring in XSLT stylesheets.
  • Numerous new features in charting engine.
  • Ability to cancel lengthy XSLT/XQuery transformations.
  • Support for XBRL Extensible Enumerations...

Released: Oct 4, 2016

Updates in 2017


New in XMLSpy 2017

  • All-new Find functionality in Text View.
  • Text highlighting of related matches.
  • New command to jump to parent element in Text View.
  • Editing and validation of Apache Avro schema files.
  • Special Grid View for Viewing/Searching Apache Avro binary files.
  • New XSLT/XQuery features.
  • XSLT and XQuery performance improvements.
  • Support for XBRL Taxonomy Packages.
  • Support for Inline XBRL.
  • Support for ADO.NET database drivers.
  • Native support for PostgreSQL.
  • Support for Progress...

Released: Feb 16, 2016

Updates in this release

Updates in 2016 Release 2

New in Altova XMLSpy 2016 Release 2

  • XPath and XQuery Debugger.
  • New Layout Options for XPath/XQuery Window.
  • XML Schema <=> JSON Schema conversion.
  • JSON instance generation from JSON Schema.
  • Generation of JSON Schema documentation.
  • Enhancements to Text View: better folding, synchronized tag editing, and more.
  • Support for additional XSLT 3.0 instructions.
  • Support for XBRL Assertion Severity 1.0.
  • Integration with Eclipse 4.5.

New in Altova MapForce 2016 Release...

Released: Oct 6, 2015

Updates in this release

Updates in 2016

  • Graphical JSON Schema editor and validator.
  • Generate JSON Schema from JSON instances.
  • JSON instance validation and entry helpers based on JSON Schema.
  • Mass XML to JSON converter.
  • Execute XSLT and XQuery transformations on installed RaptorXML Servers.
  • High performance JSON validation via installed RaptorXML Server.
  • Windows 10 support.
  • Support for Firebird databases.
  • Support for numerous databases updated to include newest versions.
  • Visual Studio integration updated to include VS...