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Version: 10.1

NavVis IVION Changelog

What's new, improved and fixed in NavVis IVION.

Version 10.1.5#

Release Date: 28th September 2021


  • The NavVis privacy policy, imprint and About box have been updated. A customized privacy policy is now displayed with the other links and not in the About box.


  • Downloading very large bundles now works more reliably.

Cloud Processing Add-On#


  • We fixed issues with control point files in left-handed coordinate systems.

Version 10.1.4#

Release Date: 31st August 2021

  • We fixed the OIDC login when used via NavVis IVION Go.

Version 10.1.3#

Release Date: 23rd August 2021


  • There are several security improvements.


  • A large number of user groups and users no longer causes timeouts.

  • Searching for POIs no longer fails due to a large number of user groups.

  • We fixed an issue where certain user actions caused slow responses in bigger sites.

Version 10.1.2#

Release Date: 12th August 2021


  • The Site Model search now returns results based on partial matches.


  • We fixed issues with the uploading of data and datasets.

Version 10.1.1#

Release Date: 5th August 2021


  • We fixed a memory leak when you unpack uploaded bundles and datasets.

  • We fixed an issue where in certain scenarios the upload of a bundle, dataset, or point cloud fails with a permission error.

  • Deleting a processing task now works while included datasets are uploading.

Version 10.1.0#

Release Date: 3rd August 2021


  • You can now add a description to your site, which will be displayed in the site card.

  • You can now add a preview image to your site, which will be displayed in the site card.

  • Positioning customers can now create a Visual Index for a bundle.

  • You can now assign multiple users to a site or a user group at once.

  • You can now search for users.

  • The user list now displays when a user was last active and can be sorted.

  • Custom identifiers now allow you to map NavVis IVION groups to OIDC groups.


  • The import of .e57 files now supports cubic panoramas.

  • POI icons now have a new design.

  • There is now a warning if the coordinate system of the site and the uploaded data would result in an inaccurate transformation.

  • The current site is now displayed in the search bar and some menu headers.

  • The Explore mode menu icon has been removed.

  • The option Show map in Dataset Alignment is now activated by default.

  • Security has been improved by using shorter access token life times along with a refresh token.


  • The layout of NavVis IVION on mobile devices has been fixed.

  • Saving a site model will no longer time out.

  • Downloading multiple bundle archives at the same time no longer results in a concurrency issue.

  • Exporting PDFs with many measurements is now working as expected.

  • Links to locations in POIs and the browser back and forward buttons now work reliably.

  • Discarding changes in Dataset Alignment now works as expected.

  • The precision of coordinate conversion in some German and Austrian coordinate systems has been fixed.

  • Downloading and importing maps from NavVis IVION bundles now works as expected. Regenerate your maps to fix this issue in existing bundles.

Cloud Processing Add-On#


  • Processing of control points with large coordinates and geo-referencing of control points with EPSG codes are now supported.

  • Intensity values and RGB values will now be stored in the filtered point cloud if coloring mode is selected for processing.

  • For data captured with NavVis VLX, you can no longer download raw point clouds after processing.

  • Additional processing logs are now available.

Frontend API#


  • You can now get the access token for use with the REST API by calling AuthApiInterface.getToken().

  • IFRAME embedding is no longer allowed by default for new instances and can be enabled in the instance configuration.

Version 10.0.3#

Release Date: 22nd June 2021


  • The performance of creating maps and navigation graphs has been improved.


  • Switching between NavVis IVION sites was sometimes showing an error message.

  • All site pins are now displayed in embedded NavVis IVION instances.

  • Users can now grant group permissions as expected.

  • The grey line indicating zero heightis now displayed correctly in the Dataset Alignment and Site Model editors.

Cloud Processing Add-On#


  • Processing tasks are no longer failing due to interruptions.

  • NavVis VLX and NavVis M6-specific processing settings are now displayed in the processing task overview.

Version 10.0.2#

Release Date: 26th May 2021


  • The option Show map in Dataset Alignment is now activated by default.


  • Usernames from OpenID Connect are now displayed as first and last name or as the email address of the user.

  • The layout of NavVis IVION has been improved for Safari.


  • The Users tab is now displayed correctly in empty instances.

  • Creating maps now works as expected when a bundle contains multiple buildings.

  • The override of an OpenID Connect Resource Server group array JWT claim is now applied after restarting NavVis IVION.

Version 10.0.1#

Release Date: 29th April 2021


  • There are improvements to the migration of NavVis IndoorViewer instances to NavVis IVION.


  • Dataset Management now refreshes after adding a dataset from the Cloud Processing Add-on.

  • We fixed an issue that prevented the current domain of the client from being used when using Share Measurements.

  • Uploading and queued datasets in multiple sites are no longer displayed.

  • The chunk uploader (used for point cloud, bundle, dataset, and visual index upload) no longer creates corrupted files under certain circumstances.

Version 10.0.0#

Release Date: 27th April 2021


  • You can now create multiple sites within a NavVis IVION instance to a group scan data into unique projects or locations. The support of sites also includes the following changes:

    • All data created and uploaded is now positioned in a site coordinate system. This allows the data to be aligned both locally with regard to other data as well as globally. Data can be imported and exported in various coordinate systems, including the site coordinate system.

    • Data added to a site must be within 20 km of the center of that site.

    • There is now a dashboard that gives an overview of all the sites a user has permissions to view within an instance.

    • The login page has been updated.

    • The side menu is now divided into instance and site level menu items.
    • Instance configuration is now separate from site configuration.

    • The Cloud Processing Add-On is now on the site level. After migration, previously submitted processing tasks will not show up in the overview of each site. Uploaded or processed data is migrated.

    • URLs now include a site ID that enables deep-linking to a specific site. Existing deep links to POIs and images will continue to work. Deep links to measurements will have to be updated.

    • User permissions are now applied by site.

    • Each site now has its own Admin user group. This group has full admin permissions for a specific site.

    • The user profile now only displays the group permissions for the site currently being viewed.

    • Visual Indices must now be upload in .nvi format. After migration, Visual Indices must be reprocessed.

    • OpenID Connect and POI Audit Tracking are no longer available for instances. OpenID Connect will remain enabled for NavVis IVION Core instances that already use it.

  • Internet Explorer 11 is no longer supported.


  • <video> tags are now allowed in POI descriptions.

  • There are several security improvements.


  • Location markers are now displayed on the correct floor regardless of the height where the image was taken.