Archivists' Toolkit Version 1.5.9

The Archivists’ Toolkit team is pleased to announce the availability of version 1.5.9 of the AT application.

The AT client for version 1.5.9 can be downloaded here.

Source code and javadocs are in the developers section.

The sandbox for version 1.5.9 is available using the connection settings below:

* Connection URL:jdbc:mysql://
* User Name: atuser
* Password:cr4ckA1t

Logon names and passwords are the same as they are for previous sandbox versions. The usernames are “superuser,” repmanager,” “projmanager,” “advdataentry,” and “begdataentry.” In all cases, “at” is the password. Please remember that each of the five user names enables a different set of access permissions, with superuser allowing the greatest access and begdataentry the least (for more details see support/sandbox1.5.9).

New Features:

* Cancel button for progress screen
* Record locking
* New process and message for canceling from a record
* Customized search result display
* Ability to have multiple database profiles within the AT
* Improved stylesheets
* Improved usability

Reporting Bugs

Bug reports can be transmitted using the bug report function in the application; otherwise they should be sent to the AT project at Other comments or questions should also be sent to

Please send all inquiries, reports, and requests for support concerning the application to the Archivists’ Toolkit User Group (ATUG-l can be subscribed to at and / or to

Please do not contact project staff directly via their email addresses or telephone numbers. Sending messages to ATUG-l or to will ensure that your question or report is responded to in a more timely manner.

Based on questions from ATUG and as well as general information inquiries, we have compiled a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) section, which can be accessed here.