Altova Components and Free Tools Download Center

This page includes an assortment of components, free tools, and third-party add-ins for working with Altova XML, SQL, and UML tools.

Integration Packages

Integration Packages

Altova XMLSpy, MapForce, StyleVision, UModel, and Authentic all support integration with Visual Studio and Eclipse, and each may be used as an ActiveX control. This functionality is provided through a free integration package.



Altova software provides comprehensive spell checking capabilities through built-in dictionaries. You may also download additional dictionaries to perform spell check operations in different languages.

Free Authentic

Free Authentic

Altova Authentic is a WYSIWYG XML and SQL database content editor.


Authentic® 2016 Community Edition is a FREE content editor that allows non-technical business users to easily view and edit data in XML documents and relational databases without being exposed to the underlying technology. Authentic electronic forms are designed and easily modified using StyleVision.

Free Trial Downloads

In addition to the free components listed here, you may download a free, fully functional trial of any Altova MissionKit desktop developer tool or high-performance, cross-platform server software product at any time.


MapForce Libraries

Use this page to download the XSLT Standard Library or EDI configuration files for use in MapForce data mapping projects.

XBRL Taxonomies Installer

XBRL Taxonomies

Use this page to download XBRL taxonomies for use with all Altova XBRL-enabled products.