LabCollector new version 5.42

We’re delighted to announce the release of LabCollector version 5.42!

We have added or made changes to several key features:

  • Many improvements in custom fields (calculations, controls, formulas…)
  • New features in the Purchase Order Manager (threshold approvals…)
  • Inline field value versioning (compliance pack)
  • Improved recipe/production tool (new options)
  • Improved risks management with protection blue pictograms
  • Custom fields on registry book, risks…
  • Direct ordering with QIAGEN
  • New tree view for record links
  • Revised group logic
  • and much more (see full changelog).


This is a simple update but before upgrading from an older LabCollector please ensure that:

  • You have a recent backup of your data.
  • Your server has the latest ioncube. Also, PHP5.6 is preferred.
  • Your Support & Upgrades package is up to date! Otherwise you will not be entitled to a new 5.4x license.

Read about LabCollector v5.4 on the blog


Discover our new app: TubeScan

In addition to this version, we’ve released a new Android App which takes advantage of the new API features of v5.4: TubeScan for Android.

Manage tubes and vials at the freezer door.

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