Improvement – HL7 SQL – Expand repeated fields when “*” is specified for the repeat – Requested by Albert E.
Improvement – Sql Loader – Improved DB connection dialog. Better cancel support. – Requested by Albert E.
Improvement – Add new Find Duplicates functionality. Finds messages in a tab that have duplicated MSH-10 (message Control ID). This new function can be found under the “Tools/Find Duplicate Messages” menu item.
Improvement – Add new Remove Duplicates functionality. Remove messages in a tab that have duplicated MSH-10 (message Control ID). This new function can be found in the toolbar and under the “Tools/Remove Duplicate Messages” menu item – Requested by Lonny K.
Improvement – Add new Set HL7 Field Value Function (see Set HL7 Field Value for details). This new feature can be found in the toolbar, and under the “Tools/Set HL7 Field Value…” menu option – Requested by Joseph Z.
Bug Fix – Issue where very large subcomponents are not shown in the Segment Editor – Reported by Paul C
Bug Fix – Ack message received should not contain the framing characters
Bug Fix – Statistics at the *** message level are not always accurate. Reported by Adam F.
Bug Fix – Fix issue where progress bar not show during generation of Compare Report.
Improvement – FTP Explorer – Add a folder search feature – Requested by Holly B.
Improvement – Message Tab – Add support for editing tab names – Requested by Justin N.
Improvement – Remove annoying ding when enter key is pressed
Improvement – Core – Change HL7Parser such that it if receives a second MSH, that it will create a parser error and stop parsing
Improvement – Custom Code – Add ClearFields and KeepFields function
Improvement – MLLP Maximum Message Size not being honored – Reported by Paul C.
Improvement – Changes to the HL7 MLLP feature to do 2 things when the configured Maximum Message Size has been exceeded: 1) Stop the MLLP listener and display an error 2) Append an ERR segment to the truncated message
Improvement – HL7 MLLP – Display a link that when clicked opens the debug log location
Improvement – HL7 MLLP – Add a button to clear the debug logging output
Bug Fix – Search Dialog – Cannot edit the HL7Path. Reported by Jon S.
Bug Fix – HL7 Spy Version 2.x: Pasting Messages Problem
Bug Fix – Fix up resizing of the Message Properties Window
Bug Fix – Fix up Fonts in Message Properties Window and Hex Editor
Bug Fix – Clean up HexBox. Display was ugly because of how the characters were being aligned.
Bug Fix – Not properly identifying 4 character Z segments
Bug Fix – Version 2.x Issue – Highlighting of Fields and Pop-Up Field Counters not working properly. Thijs
Bug Fix – Wix installer should require only .NET 3.5 to run
Bug Fix – Compare tool not fully initialized when called from HL7 Sql, or other tool
Bug Fix – Custom Code Make sure the buttons are always re-enabled when switching between functions
Bug Fix – Cosmetic: Better alignment of FTP Explorer login settings
Bug Fix – Save FTP settings when a folder is created, or moved
Bug Fix – FTP Explorer – Modify Password Dialog so the login error is displayed
Bug Fix – MLLP Maximum Message Size not being honored – Reported by Paul C.
Improvement – New and improved Field/Component/Sub Component Statistics Feature.
Very fast navigation of messages with matching fields.
Ability to select multiple items in the Statistics Grid, and navigate to matching messages. For example, below selecting ‘O’ and ‘OP’ in the Statistics Grid and then clicking the Next/Previous Arrow buttons navigates to messages in the tab that have either a PV1-2 field equal to ‘O’ or ‘P’.
Ability to select multiple items in the Statistics Grid and have messages meeting the criteria placed into separate tabs. For example, clicking the “All” button in the case below would create 2 tabs: one with messages where PV1-2 = ‘O’ and the other where PV1-2 = ‘OP’. Holding the Control Key down and clicking the “All” button will place messages with either PV1-2=’O’, or PV1-2=’OP’ into a single tab. – Requested by Cleveland Clinic
Improvement – Added option to increase log verbosity.
Bug Fix – Don’t launch HL7Spy from installer when in silent mode
Bug Fix – Fix case sensitivity issue with most recently used file list
Bug Fix – Progress bar not showing when downloading files in file explorer if the system has been running for a long time. Environment.TickCount returns a negative value.
Bug Fix: HL7DocumentationProviderFactory.GetOrCreateProvider Illegal characters in path exception.
Bug Fix: Field Statistics Performance issue introduced in v2.1.167
Bug Fix – HL7 Editor – issue where no tool tips are provided for pasted in messages
New Feature – Mask Protected Health Information (PHI)
, or Control-M – Turn on/off whether or not the fields specified in “Options/Mask PHI Fields Settings…” are used to hide fields within the HL7 Editor.
“Fields to Mask” – Identify specific fields that will be masked in the HL7 message. “Fields to NOT Mask” – All fields in the HL7 segment that are not identified here will be masked “Fields to Mask” – Fields identified here will have PHI found in the “Fields to Mask” and “Fields to NOT Mask” sections masked. “Mask Character” – Specify the character that will be used to “mask” the PHI.
Improvement – SqlLoader – Added support for Oracle 8 using Oracle’s managed library
Improvement – HL7 Listener – Added support for starting the HL7 MLLP Listener from the command line: -mllp port (e.g. -mllp 12000 will start the listener on port 12000. Requested by Nick.
Improvement – Licensing – Added the ability to install Enterprise Licenses from the command line. Useful for IT departments that wish to deploy HL7Spy using active directory, or other enterprise software deployment software.
Improvement – HL7Spy Application – improved HL7Spy start-up time. HL7 Standard data structures are now loaded in the back-ground as needed instead of loading them all up at start-up time.
Improvement- Added support for LZW compressed files. Requested by Jonathan H.
Bug – Fixed issue where no tool tips are provided for pasted in messages.
Bug – Fixed NullReferenceException when accessing HL7 Standard information under some situations.
Bug – Fixed issue where pasted in messages are not handled correctly. Reported by Adam F.