Current News

  • MarcEdit 6.0 Update March 18, 2015
    List of changes below: ** Bug Fix: Delimited Text Translator: Constant data, when used on a field that doesn’t exist, is not applied.  This has been corrected.** Bug Fix: Swap Field Function: Swapping control field data (fields below 010) using position + length syntax (example 35:3 to take 3 bytes, starting at position 35) not […]
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  • Conditional Regular Expression Replacements using substitutions in MarcEdit March 11, 2015
    A question that comes up occasionally is the need to be able to conditionally add or replace a set of character data within a MARC Field.  For example, consider this use case: I’d like to add a period to the end of a field (like say, the 650 field), but only under the following conditions: […]
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  • MarcEdit 6 Update February 24, 2015
    A new version of MarcEdit has been made available.  The update includes the following changes: Bug Fix: Export Tab Delimited Records: When working with control data, if a position is requested that doesn’t exist, the process crashes.  This behavior has been changed so that a missing position results in a blank delimited field (as is […]
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  • MarcEdit 6 Update February 3, 2015
    This MarcEdit update includes a couple fixes and an enhancement to one of the new validation components.  Updates include: ** Bug Fix: Task Manager: When selecting the Edit Subfield function, once the delete subfield checkbox is selected and saved, you cannot reopen the task to edit.  This has been corrected.** Bug Fix: Validate ISBNS: When […]
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  • MarcEdit Update – Christmas Edition December 24, 2014
    Happy Christmas! It is my sincere wish that everyone reading this is/has had a wonderful time with family and good friends over the holiday season. This year marks the second year that I’ve been away from my family – my parents, my brothers, my in-laws – all still in Oregon. It’s the hardest time to […]
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