Pro 2.7 (released
June 27, 2003)
by Johannes Weigel
Scripttool Pro is a tool to perform operations on multiple Avenue scripts and extensions. It includes a tool to decode (unencrypt) encrypted Avenue scripts from ArcView projects and extensions. This functionality is not included into the downloadable file (Scripttool Demo) anymore. You have to purchase Scripttool Pro to use unencryption functionalites. The current version of Scripttool Demo provides the following functions:
- Import scripts:
Import multiple text files as scripts into an ArcView project.
- Save all scripts: Export multiple scripts out of Your ArcView project as text files.
- Write titles: Write all titles of Your project into one text file.
- Embed all scripts into the current project.
- Unembed all scripts from the current project.
- Encrypt the current project.
is a feature limited version of Scripttool Pro. The version named
Scripttool Lite which can be downloaded from ESRI.com contains the same
features, but no information about unencryption utilities. If You are
not sure which file to download, click on the button below to download
the Scripttool Demo self installing executable (300 KB):
If You are not a
friend of executables (though this is a harmless self-installer created
with Inno Setup installer) , You can alternatively download the
components (an AVX-file and an additional Readme-file) here as a ZIP-package (14 KB).
Script Tool Pro
contains two functions that are not included in Script Tool Demo:
- Unencrypt all scripts: Decode (unencrypt) all scripts of the current project.
- Unencrypt an extension: Decode (unencrypt) an extension and save it as a new file.
about encryption and decryption of Avenue sourcecode can be found at
the unencryption site.
also provides the following supporting services:
- Free updates till further notice, yet at least till Dec. 31, 2008.
- Free email support concerning Script Tool Pro functionalities till Dec. 31, 2008.
You have two
options to purchase Script Tool:
Option 1 (REGSOFT): You can purchase Script Tool at <http://www.regsoft.com> with different options for payment. Click on the button below to order Scripttool Pro from Regsoft.com (secure connection).
If Your browser has
difficulties to open up a secure connection, You can also open up the
order site with a usual connection. To do so, click here.
Because the information sent is not being encrypted, You should make
use of the telephone order option at Regsoft.com.
Please register Scripttool Pro at Regsoft.com if You want to purchase a full license.
Option 2 (ECOGIS): You can also purchase Script Tool Pro directly from ECOGIS. Please note that You can only pay by bank transfer, cash or cheque, NOT by credit card. Please send an email to me to recieve my international bank account information. Email adress is:
- Windows 95/NT or newer
- ArcView 3.0 or newer
Just run the self installing executable file which You can find above. If You want to place the components into their destination directories manually, please follow the instructions in the additional readme file.
You can activate Script Tool Pro in the Extension dialog (-->Program
Script Tool Pro adds a new Menu to your project menu bar. It contains all the instruments mentioned above.
New in 2.3: Fixed
a bug that caused unencryption to fail in some cases (previously
untested character series)
New in 2.4: Prevent unencryption by digital signature.
New in 2.5: In some cases scripts could not be encrypted correctly (carriage return separated newline-characters). Bug fixed now.
New in 2.6: Some unencrypted scripts caused non-fatal segmentation violations. Bug fixed now.
New in 2.7: Secure unencryption: All scripts are compiled before unencrypted extension is saved.
Johannes Weigel, Aug. 20, 2004