Viz World Release Notes

Version 21.0 | Published December 14, 2021 ©

Viz World Release Notes

Viz World 21.0.0

Release Date: 2021/12/13

These are the release notes for Viz World 21.0.0. This document describes the user-visible changes that have been made to the software since release 20.1.0.

Known Issues

  • World Server Launcher must run with elevated privileges to launch World Server as a service (MAPS-5530).

  • World Server must be restarted after manually scanning street data (MAPS-6275).

  • World Server leaks memory when targeted by a port scan (MAPS-5597).

  • When editing multi-hop scenes, it is possible to select Favorites. This is not intended functionality, and it causes errors if you do (MAPS-6319).

  • Styles with names including non-English letters can exhibit bugs (MAPS-5714). Workaround: Use English letters only.

  • Favorites with names including the plus symbol + can exhibit bugs (MAPS-5731). Workaround: Avoid the use of the plus symbol.

  • If the MapService.Service process is running, it must be manually stopped before uninstalling Viz World Client (MAPS-5902)

Other notes

  • This is the last release of 32-bit versions of Viz World Server and Viz World Classic standalone. This does not affect the release of 32-bit World Client applications (Viz World Instant Maps / Viz World Map Editor / Viz World Design Client / ActiveX Maps Client), nor the 32-bit Viz Engine Map Plugins . (MAPS-6602)

Compatibility Notes

Viz World 21.0.0 was tested with:

  • Viz Engine 4.3.1 and 3.14.5

  • Viz Pilot 8.6.0

  • Viz Pilot Edge 2.1.0

  • Viz Pilot Data Server 8.7.0

  • Viz Trio 3.2.6


Documentation for both Viz World and Viz World Classic are available at the Vizrt Documentation Center:


Support is available at the Vizrt Support Portal.