HL7Spy v24.1.199 Released

June 2, 2024

  • Improvement – Hex Editor – Add Dark Theme support
  • Improvement – Encryption – Replace all uses of temp files with ones managed by TempFileManager which uses an encrypted directory (if allowed by OS))
  • Improvement – Encryption – Add information about whether the managed temp folder is encrypted in the AboutBox and Registration Dialog
  • Improvement – Bulk Compare Tool – The enter key should accept changes to the condition
  • Improvement – Add button to get the Domain Information
  • Improvement – Add support for AzureAd licenses
  • Improvement – All – Update 3rd Party libraries for bug fixes and security vulnerabilities
  • Security Update – CVE-2024-29857: An issue was discovered in ECCurve.java and ECCurve.cs in Bouncy Castle
  • Improvement – Bulk Compare – Add support for hitting the enter key when setting a condition in the Bulk Compare Tool
  • Improvement – Neither Oracle or Postgres Npgsql support the Integrated Security=true; value in the connection string so remove it from the provider definition
  • Improvement – Maintain editing focus when navigating using the Segment Editor
  • Improvement – Segment Editor – Add a search filter to the Segment Editor
  • Improvement – Segment Editor – Ignore Editor keyboard shortcuts if the editor is not active
    Focus editor on load
  • Improvement – Segment Editor – Improve editing experience in the segment edtior
  • Improvement – Message Editor – Add Cut/Copy/Paste/Delete items to the right-click menu on the message editor – requested by B.K@parkview.com
  • Improvement – FileBrowser – Load button should load into current tab if the Alt button is clicked
  • Improvement – Re-work StreamFactory classes to speed up loading compressed files from 7z lib
  • Improvement – Configuraation – Allow users to choose between auto saving/restoring applications location and manually specifying the start up location
  • Bug Fix – Fix issue where the license is being incorrectly expired – reported by candrews
  • Bug Fix – Fix issue where remotely installing HL7Spy using the command line is not functioning – reported by hv@ohiponline.org
  • Bug Fix – Repeat Sending a set of hl7 messages in the HL7 Send tool not functioning correctly
  • Bug Fix – HL7 Editor – Make length column readonly
  • Bug Fix – Fix issue where Message Editor is stealing keyboard shortcuts from the Custom Code Tool
  • Bug Fix – Message Editor – Message Editor right-click menu does not show when the message is empty – Reported by B.K@parkview.com
  • Bug Fix – Compare Tool – Add missing right-click items
  • Bug Fix – Fix issue where cntrl-space (and other shortcuts) in the message editor does not always bring up the correct path in the field statistics – reported by B.K@parkview.com
  • Bug Fix – HL7 Editor – Fix theming of HL7 tooltip
  • Bug Fix – HL7 Send – Fix theming of tooltips
  • Bug Fix – DifferenceListView – Change text colors to make it easier to read in light theme mode
  • Bug Fix – Watch View – Fix up ReportView and selecting the number of samples per field
  • Bug Fix – Main – Fix spelling error – reported by J.S@salemhealth.org

HL7Spy v20.5.163 Released

June 2, 2024

  • Improvement – Bulk Compare Tool – The enter key should accept changes to the condition
  • Improvement – All – Update 3rd Party libraries for bug fixes and security vulnerabilities
  • Security Update – CVE-2024-29857: An issue was discovered in ECCurve.java and ECCurve.cs in Bouncy Castle
  • Improvement – Bulk Compare – Add support for hitting the enter key when setting a condition in the Bulk Compare Tool
  • Bug Fix – Fix issue where the license is being incorrectly expired – reported by candrews
  • Bug Fix – Custom Code – Fix Intellisense reported by charla.w

HL7Spy v24.1.135 Released

April 8, 2024

  • Improvement – HL7 Editor – Support Dark theme
  • Bug Fix – Hex Editor – Fix sizing
  • Improvement – Update 3rd Party Libraries
  • Improvement – Compare Tool – Change text colors in DifferenceList to make it easier to read in light theme mode
  • Improvement – Application – Better theming of tooltips in all tools
  • Improvement – Application Options – Allow users to choose between auto saving/restoring applications location and manually specifying the start up location
  • Improvement – Bulk Compare Tool Condition Popup – Add OK/Cancel buttons when setting a filter to make it easier for the user to know when they are accepting the edited value
  • Improvement – Bulk Compare Tool Condition Popup – Add support for hitting the enter key when setting a condition in the Bulk Compare Tool
  • Improvement – Watch View – Better ReportView ribbon control styling. Move the ReportView and selecting the number of samples per field in to the ribbon control
  • Improvement – HL7 Send Settings – Add additional tooltips
  • Bug Fix – Fix issue where BulkCompareTool is not correctly selected when moved to the first tab – Broke when upgrading to Devexpress v23.2.5
  • Bug Fix – Fix theming in the Registration dialog popup

HL7Spy v2020.5.145 Released

March 26, 2024

  • Improvement – Bulk Compare Tool – The enter key should accept changes to the condition expression
  • Improvement – All – Update 3rd Party libraries for security vulnerabilities
  • Improvement – Advisory UI – Improve logic that displays user notifications, and product updates
  • Improvement – Licensing – Allow multiple users with different licenses on the same machine
  • Improvement – Main – Better font sizing in the ribbon bar
  • Bug Fix – Fix Baseline and Candidates text appear as a square in the Bulk Compare tool
  • Bug Fix – Fix double quotes not formatting correctly in licensing dialog
  • Bug Fix – Fix navigation bar sizing on high res monitors
  • Bug Fix – HL7 Sender – Fix issue where function IsSocketConnected(socket) returns false when it is connected
  • Bug Fix – Fix Trackbar control resizing issue reported by Charla W.
  • Bug Fix – Fix: [MessageBoxEx] (1) Unexpected Error – Illegal characters in path.. Called from ListCurrentDirectory

HL7Spy v24.1.109 Released

March 20, 2024

  • Improvement – Bulk Compare – Add OK/Cancel buttons to make it easier to know when to accept edited value
  • Improvement – Add button to expand/collapse the ribbon control
  • Improvement – All – Update 3rd Party libraries for security vulnerabilities
  • Improvement – All – HL7 parser improvements will speed up searching, sorting, filtering, and statistics calculations
  • Improvement – Custom Code Sample – Anonymize the ZipCode in the Anonymize Messages function
  • Improvement – HL7 Sender – Add support for disconnecting HL7 Sender if inactive for a period of time
  • Bug Fix – Fix issue with Baseline and Candidates text in the Bulk Compare tool
  • Bug Fix – Fix issue with selection not working for Baseline and Candidates dropdowns in Bulk Compare tool
  • Field Statistics Navigation not working properly. Next item of ‘category’ only works for last ‘category’ – reported by B.K parkview.com
  • Bug Fix – Fix Segment Editor settings are not sticky – reported by B.K. @parkview.com
  • Bug Fix – Fix issues when switching between light and dark theme
  • Bug Fix – Fix Advanced Statistics not working except for fields. Conditions not working either – reported by a.f. @ihie.org
  • Bug Fix – Fix: [MessageBoxEx] (1) Unexpected Error – Illegal characters in path.. Called from ListCurrentDirectory

HL7Spy v24 Released

February 12, 2024

Setting New Standards in HL7 Data Analysis

We’re excited to unveil HL7Spy v24, pushing the boundaries of HL7 data analysis and transformation even further. The innovations we’re introducing are shaped by our users’ feedback and our daily use of the product here at Inner Harbour Software. Here’s what’s new:

  • Modernized User Experience:
    • Sleek Interface: Transition smoothly from previous versions of HL7Spy with our revamped UI, including a user-centric Dark Mode.
    • Crisper Visuals: High-Resolution monitor support guarantees precision in every detail for an unparalleled visual experience.
    • Enhanced Clarity: Enjoy improved visibility with support for high-resolution fonts and the flexibility to adjust font sizes dynamically
  • Advanced Statistics Tools:
    • Enhanced Statistics: Effortlessly navigate values with additional details like message type and Message Date/Time.

    • Field Insights: The new Field Statistics UI lets you delve deeper into values for comprehensive analysis, coupled with a Multi-Path statistics tool for aggregated field insights.
    • Message Analysis: The all-new Message Statistics feature offers insights into hourly message volumes, sizes, and types, streamlining your data analysis processes.
    • Segment and Standards: With added conformance length in the Segment Editor and support for HL7 v2.2 through v2.9, stay ahead in your HL7 standard needs.
  • Connectivity & Integration:
    • HL7 ACK Navigation: HL7 ACKs are now displayed in the HL7 Send tool. ACKs are automatically linked to the originating message.
    • Secure Transfers: The HL7 MLLP Receiver now comes with robust TLS 1.3 support, ensuring secure data transactions.
    • Cloud & Storage Integration: Elevate your navigation experience with the File Browser’s revamped UI. Seamlessly fetch files not only from AWS and Azure but also effortlessly access data via SFTP, FTPS, and Network Storage. With extensive support for authentication methods including Username/Password, Access Key, and SSO, managing your HL7 data across diverse platforms has never been this efficient.

  • Tools & Utilities:
    • Search & Segment: Multi-Value Search Tool optimizes your message searches, while the Message Split Tool provides granularity by splitting messages based on HL7 Paths.
    • Folder Watcher: Monitor in real-time with the Watch Folder Tool, auto-loading files into HL7Spy and benefiting from its filtering capabilities.
    • Quick Access: The Application Search Tool ensures you find the tools you need in an instant.
    • Stay Updated: Never miss an update or a security notice with our in-product notification system.
  • Improved Functionality & Performance: Your favorite tools have been polished, with several improvements and performance enhancements, making your HL7 data management journey smoother and faster.

Upgrade Offers:

  • Enterprise users, your upgrade to HL7Spy v24 is complimentary.
  • If you’ve purchased HL7Spy v20 in the recent 3 months, you’re eligible for a free upgrade.
  • Special promotion: HL7Spy v20 users can leap to v24 for just $299.00 for a limited period.

Our commitment remains steadfast: Delivering powerful tools inspired by your feedback and our hands-on experience with the product. Experience the future of HL7 data inspection and transformation with HL7Spy v24!

 

HL7Spy v2020.5.52 Released

August 2, 2023

  • Bug Fix – Custom Code Editor – Fix Intellisense and code documentation not being displayed when typing in Custom Code Editor

HL7Spy v2020.5.51 Released

July 28, 2023

  • Improvement – All – Updated all product libraries to their latest versions for improved functionality and potential security vulnerabilities
  • Improvement – Field Statistics – Copy and paste directly into into Excel with formatting- requested by J.R. contexture.org
  • Improvement – HL7 Sql/Sql Loader – Copy and paste directly into into Excel with formatting
  • Bug Fix – Segment Editor – Fix Up/Down buttons not working
  • Bug Fix – Open Folder – Always sort files in HL7Spy by CreatedDateTime
  • Bug Fix – HL7 Editor – Fix InvalidArgumentException
  • Bug Fix – Advisories – Better user notification of product updates and security vulnerabilities
  • Bug Fix – HL7Send – Fix item selection in the HL7 Target Selection Control

HL7Spy v2020.5.36 Released

May 3, 2023

  • Improvement – Better application level MessageBox and logging
  • Improvement – All – Updated all product dependencies to their latest versions
  • Improvement – HL7 Receiver – Do not enable checkCertificateRevocation when using SSL/TLS
  • Bug Fix – Segment Editor – Fix Up/Down buttons not working
  • Bug Fix – Licensing – Fix issue with v3 Enterprise licenses not working
  • Bug Fix – Fix issue where files downloaded from Epic are not being properly separated – Report by Chris E from cshs.org
  • Bug Fix – All Grid Controls – Fix application hang when copying data from any grid. Seems to only happen on Windows 11
  • Bug Fix – Licensing – Fix registering via the command line not always successful. Report by Jon S. at RadPartners

HL7Spy v2020.5.11 Released

February 26, 2023

  • Improvement – Settings – Store user specific settings in the User’s Documents\HL7Spy directory to help solve permissions in some locked-down environments and to prevent users on the same machine from conflicting with each other.
  • Improvement – Change behavior of grids in the application to not move to the next row when hitting the arrow key at the end of a row
  • Improvement – All – Updated all product dependencies to their latest versions
  • Bug Fix – Advisory Window – Fix index out of range exception due to json deserialization
  • Bug Fix – Settings – Fix issue where Settings are not saved when the application shuts down
  • Bug Fix – Message Editor – Fix issue where Highlight Fields doesn’t highlight all messages
  • Bug Fix – HL7Send – Fix sizing of HL7 Target Settings
  • Bug Fix – HL7Send – Don’t show Machine certificates unless running as an admin user because they cannot be used
  • Bug Fix – Cloverleaf smatdb – Fix issue with smatdbs and caching of incorrect passwords