Since DocuWare 7, Updates are integrated in the DocuWare installation packages.
Therefore, to get the latest version of an Update you need to download the complete DocuWare setup files again.

Before you install the Update, please read and follow the Update installation instructions!

Setup updated on: 2020-08-25 (PDF of included improvements can be found here)
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Included improvements:


  • Document Processing: Using the filter option "Does not contain" or "Contains x characters" for a barcode zone, the warning "TypeError: n.fnForTextOperand[i] is not a function" is shown when switching to the "Processing" tab after saving and reopening the configuration
  • Database: Syntax error when trying to access an ODBC database connection
  • Document Processing: Anchors may be deleted when opening an existing configuration if anchors created in the "Indexing", "Splitting" or "Identification" tabs are located in the same position but different tabs.
  • Fulltext Search: Documents that are slightly rotated receive bad fulltext information and cannot be used with the fulltext search
  • Web Client: Text copied from a result list and pasted into a search dialog gives incorrect or empty results
  • Database: Making Oracle database connections case-insensitive by modifying the file DocuWare.DAL.dll.config does not have any effect
  • Document Processing: Creating anchors for segments of a text is not possible


  • Database: Tables with names that contain white spaces can not be used and cause the error messages "Incorrect syntax near whitespace" or "Tablename is not valid Parametername: ..." to appear when selected or accessed
  • File connection: Preview of and data retrieved from a file connection may skip the first row of data after the column header
  • Administration: Error message "Value cannot be null. Parameter name: s" is displayed when performing a fulltext reset with custom filter
  • Autoindex: Numeric index fields can not be used in the "Assign Data" tab or in filter conditions and existing configurations which do so fail with the error message "Field '...' is not a numeric field and can't be parsed with numeric condition provider!" or show the message "The specified field was removed. Select another field or remove the assignment." in the configuration.
  • Windows Explorer Client: When trying to save a file to Windows Explorer Client which has a file path which contains more than 260 characters, the error message "Unspecified error" is displayed
  • Web Client: When trying to set an image stamp using a large high-resolution image, the error message "After wrapping the stamp content, the stamp is bigger than the document and cannot be set. Please select the stamp again and enter less text." is displayed
  • Workflow Manager: If a workflow contains a task which uses both validation and conditions, the error message "The type of metadata for condition activity with id ... is not ConditionMetadata" may appear when opening the workflow history of a document
  • Connect to Mail: Attachments in emails without contents may mistakenly be recognized as embedded images and removed when imported
  • Database: Syntax error when trying to access an ODBC database connection
  • Web Client: Closing a split pane may fail with the error message "Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'nodeType' of undefined"
  • Desktop Apps: Documents separated by barcodes receive incorrect fulltext information when imported by an import job and cause Intelligent Indexing, the fulltext search and One Click Indexing to return incorrect data
  • Workflow Manager: When a workflow contains a task which has a decision with the option "Decision can be taken by stamp" enabled and "If a decision is taken via dialog, a stamp will be automatically attached" disabled, taking this decision with a stamp causes index data to not be updated. However, the document history states that the index data was updated.


  • Platform.NET: Too big expressions cause the Platform to crash
  • Document Processing: Filter barcode with option "contains x characters" does not work for indexing
  • Connect to Mail: During email storage process, Connect to Mail throws an error "Could not find default tray!"


  • Platform .NET: Temporary PDF files are not deleted automatically from "C:\ProgramData\DocuWare\Temp\Platform\pdf" folder
  • Connect to Mail: Email body gets stored in file cabinet although configuration is set to store attachments only
  • Autoindex: Trigger does not work with system fields "Last Access User" and "Last Access Date"
  • User Synchronization: Desktop App User Synchronisation tool fails for users who have been deleted and then created again in Active directory
  • Autoindex: Option "After processing" ("Delete text file" and "move text file to subfolder") does not work
  • Document Processing: Decimals cannot be parsed in Processing configurations, if the region is set to "French" in format of a field connection
  • Autoindex: Write back to system fields (except DWDOCID) not possible. An error occurs "Can not find the source field <fieldname> to get value for index transfer."
  • Autoindex: Job with system field in File Cabinet filter throws error "Autoindex <fieldname> - schedule was aborted due to a top level error."
  • Desktop Apps: When OCR language is set to "Auto detect" in an import job, an error occurs on importing documents "An internal error occurred because of missing or invalid configuration parameters."
  • Web Client: Multi-column select list: Filtering does not work properly when FTP file connection is used
  • Desktop Apps: Import shows a warning "Image enhancement failed"