Free Updates

Free Updates for Manifold Products

Updates require a working Radian Studio or Manifold Release 8 license. If you do not have a license you will not be able to use updates. See the installation instructions below.

Radian Studio for Spatial Engineering

Radian Studio

Radian Studio is a new spatial engineering environment that blends geospatial and traditional data capabilities within a single, all-inclusive product that leverages the power of parallel processing to make life easier for experts and non-experts alike.

Preliminary versions of official updates are published on the Cutting Edge section of the user community Forum. Cutting edge versions allow testing of upcoming bug fixes or new features by experienced users. Release notes providing all changes, improvements and fixes for the current Radian release are also published to the Announcements section of the Forum.

The lastest Radian update adds over 105 new features and fixes, with highlights including:

  • MrSID raster read capability.
  • Read any raster or vector format supported by GDAL/OGR.
  • Major extensions and improvements in the object model for .NET scripts.
  • Dramatic performance increases for multithreaded scripts.
  • Numerous performance improvements.

See the full list at the Forum Announcement

Current Release

manifold-9.0.161 - 10 May 2017

Manifold Release 8 is the world's best GIS

Manifold System Release 8.00

Manifold includes the world's best spatial SQL, a world-class Internet Map Server (IMS), full object library and built-in development environment to create custom applications and GIS-enabled web sites. The latest update dramatically speeds up CSV and other imports and adds integrated, read/write connectivity to Radian Studio ODBC, enabling Release 8 to use formats supported by Radian, such as ESRI GDB file geodatabases and many others. See the full list at the Release 8 forum announcement

Current Release

manifold-8.0.30 - 23 March 2017


The following instructions apply to both Radian Studio and Manifold System Release 8. These instructions assume you are upgrading an already activated installation on the same computer:

  • Updates are cumulative, including all new features and fixes issued in previous updates.
  • Installing an update will preserve the activation status of your working installation.
  • Uninstall the prior installation using the Windows Control Panel applet before installing an update.
  • Problems with Windows Installer? See the Windows Installer page for tips.
  • Right click on the installation .msi file and choose Run as Administrator to install the update.
  • Save the installation .msi file. You may need it to later uninstall or to repair an installation.
  • Any assistance with updates requires a standard technical support token.

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