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 “All Apps” Download Request Form

Download multiple products from one place using the All Apps Download Request Form.


Summary of Available Releases with Short Overview Videos

dTective Bundled Installer (dTective, ClearID, archive-R and QuickView LT)

  • dTective Suite (v8.6.1) – For Avid Media Composer – Incls ClearID (v3.6.0) and archive-R (v2.1.0) w/QuickView LT
  • dTective Suite (v8.6.0) – For Adobe Premiere/AfterFX – Incls ClearID (v3.6.0) and archive-R (v2.1.0) w/QuickView LT

Individual Installers

  • QuickView LT  – (v4.2.0.2) FREE FFmpeg Video Player with Omnivore integration – (16MB v4.2.0.1)
  • QuickDME – (v4.2.0.2) Digital Video Processing, Reports, Player Manager and Sample Media – Incls QuickView LT (v4.2.0.2)
  • Omnivore (v3.8.0.0) – Incls new FK Viewer and Omnivore FFmpeg Convert Processing including new stabilize feature
  • ClearID (v3.6.0) – For Adobe Photoshop
  • archive-R (v2.1.0) – Archive Avid Projects, hash files, clean up orphaned media to gain storage space – Incl QuickView LT

Complete and submit this form and you’ll be provided with direct links to download any/all of our latest software releases.

Click Here for our “All Apps” Download Request Form

Individual Software Downloads

QuickDMEOmnivore | ClearIDdTective | archive-R | QuickEnhance

QuickView LT Free FFmpeg Viewer – (Integrates with Omnivore FFmpeg Processing)

Below is a detailed list of all product download links with version information and “Free If In Support” Dates.

Digital Video Acquisition & Processing Tool

Version Release Date FREE TO – In Support As Of Date
Omnivore b01.19.22 01-19-2022 01-01-2022

In the office or in the field – Omnivore is a must have tool
Omnivore provides both digital media processing of existing digital media files, and its award winning forensically sound screen capture, all in one every to use portable tool that doesn’t require installation as you move between systems.

Omnivore with Digital Media Processing w/FFmpeg Convert – Process Non-Omnivore Captured Files
You can now process 100s of native digital media formats to multiple outputs, and get reports, all in one process. Its as simple as drag and drop. Select the formats and reports you want. Then click process.   FFMPEG Convert is loaded on the Omnivore ROM Partition so you can take it with you and run it from any Windows System you plug Omnivore into and it will run without installing.

FREE QuickView LT Multimedia Viewer that integrates with Omnivores FFmpeg processing.

Omnivore Upgrade Instructions – v3.1 and prior
If updating from Omnivore v3.1, or prior, the update to Omnivore v3.4 will expand and reformat your Omnivore Drive software partition. This is a different process than the normal update process because we need to load more software to the Omnivore CD-ROM partition. Here is a Step-by-Step Guide with screen shots
Click Here and a Video Overview

Omnivore Drive Evaluation Loaner Program – Omnivore is a physical device that needs to be shipped to you. Contact sales to request a loaner.

Omnivore™ Release Notes (PDF) Omnivore™ Release History Omnivore™ Download Request Form


  • FFmpeg Convert – Added new Stabilize feature for smoothing out shaky camera movements from video.
  • Improved Omnivore 4K video capture by increasing frame cache size to 50MB per frame.


  • Fixed bug with Omnivore captures containing audio over 10 GB, where capture would not open in viewer.


  • FFmpeg XML Viewer – Capture current view button added for copying results displayed to clipboard.
  • FFmpeg XML Viewer – Search results are now highlighted to make them stand out more.
  • FFmpeg XML Viewer – Selected column preferences are now saved.
  • FFmpeg XML Viewer – Custom frame-type colors (I, P, B) are now saved.
  • FFmpeg XML Viewer – Search returns to beginning of file after reaching end of file.
  • FFmpeg XML Viewer – Fixed issue where GOP was miscalculated when file contained audio.
  • FFmpeg XML Viewer – Fixed issue with find feature jumping to incorrect index when audio was turned off.

Omnivore 3.6.0b08.19.21

  • FFmpeg Convert Batch Processing – Added ability to drag & drop multiple individual files, as opposed to a single folder.
  • FFmpeg Convert Batch Processing – Added support for scanning sub-folders when batch processing a folder.
  • “Support – Installers and Drivers” folders added to Omnivore ROM, this includes the Omnivore Field Kit driver, Omnivore Manager utility, and Apple QuickTime installer.
  • Help Assistant Prompt added to Omnivore Viewer > export to MOV. if Apple QuickTime is not installed on the host system, Omnivore will recognize this and prompt you to install it using the QuickTime installer now loaded on the omnivore rom partition.
  • Help Assistant Prompt added to Omnivore Viewer > export to WMV. If attempting to export OMVA to compressed WMV user is directed to export to MP4 or MOV. Previously this option was grayed out.
  • Help Assistant Prompt added notifying users that after updating their Omnivore drive’s software they need to eject & re-insert the drive for the update to take effect.
  • Fixed UHD scaling issue with the icons in “Start Here” window.
  • Fixed thumbnail preview bug in FFmpeg Convert.

Omnivore b07.27.21 – Updated Installer 07-27-2021

  • Fixed bug that required users to mark IN/OUT points twice in FFmpeg Convert’s new Video Previewer.
  • Fixed bug with saving Omnivore™ captures to the Unsecured or Secured partitions.

Omnivore – Updated Installer 07-19-2021

  • New & Improved Omnivore™ Field Kit Viewer! Stores digital sources directly to file w/o sampling, faster, easier & better performance.
  • New FFmpeg Convert video preview player w/integrated navigation controls, as well as mark IN/OUT controls.
  • Updated XMLViewer to allow for Drag & Drop file opening, and added text searching within the viewer.
  • Added a new “Start Here” home/splash screen to quickly access FFmpeg Convert, Omnivore™ or the Field Kit Viewer.
  • Added Lossless Trimming in FFmpeg Convert!
  • Fixed bug where Previewer would sometimes freeze.
  • Fixed bug where capturing to Omnivore™ Unsecure partition sometimes caused program to crash.

Omnivore – Updated Installer 11-25-2020

  • Fixed bug with Omnivore Previewer flashing white images while playing back video after a capture, experienced by some Win10 users.
  • Fixed bug where overlay captured OS window shading & shadow border area around snapped-to windows, even when those features where disabled in the OS (i.e. transparent).
  • Renamed “helpers” folder on ROM partition to “dependencies”.

Omnivore – Updated Installer 06-12-2020

  • FFmpeg Convert updated to identify & process more file types.
  • Omnivore’s Optimization Process & Notifications Improved
    • Improved notification process for situations where optimization fails.
    • Auto resets optimization values after failed optimization when user attempts new optimization without manually resetting.
    • Notice to re-optimize when users change output settings after performing an optimization.
  • FFmpeg Convert window resized to fit lower resolution displays.
  • Audio Capture Settings Guide updated for Win10.
Omnivore – Product Page
Omnivore – Release Notes
Omnivore – Video Series

Download Request Form – Omnivore

If you aren’t sure if you were in support as of the above date, download and run the updater and will inform you if you were not.

Online Quote System – Get Upgraded

Extend your support, add more drives or additional software.

Use the online quote system using the link above.

Upgrade to an Omnivore Field Kit – If you enjoy the benefits of using Omnivore, consider expanding its usefulness by adding the Omnivore Field Kit Hardware.

Omnivore Release History

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Ingest, Manage, View & Share all Digital Media Assets

Version Release Date FREE TO – In Support As Of Date
QuickDME v4.2.0.2 01-31-2022 12-01-2021

QuickView LT™ FREE FFmpeg Video Player – This gets installed as part of the QuickDME 4.1 or QuickDME 4.1 Demo Package. Once installed its available from Windows Explorer right-click context menu. Browse to a video, right click, play in QuickView LT. QuickView LT can play 100s of video formats, including many proprietary containers and streams! Once viewing a file in QuickVIew LT, you can access our new 3 Column Meta Data Report with a click of a button. And QuickView LT integrates with Omnivore’s FFmpeg Convert. Just plug in your Omnivore and you can process to AVI, MOV, Lossless .h246, export I frames, all frames, Trim, and more. QuickDME and Omnivore is a powerful combination for processing all your digital media evidence.

QuickDME™ – For those that are new to QuickDME, you can think of it as Windows Explorer on Steroids but with custom fields, reports, processing, hashing and automation. New features include: Integrated Note Taking, integrated QuickView Player with 3 column meta data comparison report, new FFmpeg processing commands such as Macroblock Visualization, Lossless Trimming, Re-wrap to AVI, MOVE, etc, Hash a Stream, Insert Case Notes and Evidence Notes for reports QuickDME can generate, and much more! Are you eligible for a free license? Customers in Ocean Systems Global Support are eligible for a single license or you can get started for as little as $795

QuickDME™ Demo Package

Get started in just a few minutes by downloading the QuickDME™ demo package. This is everything you need to get up and running including sample demo material.

Demo Package includes:

Existing QuickDME™ Users

Use the download link below not labeled Demo Package. This is the official release without the Demo Material.

QuickDME™ Release Notes (PDF) QuickDME™ Release History QuickDME™ Download Request Form

QuickDME™ v4.2.0.2 with QuickView LT™ Video Player

  • AccessDME: Fixed issue with Export/Copy window not exporting CSV containing hash values.
  • AccessDME: Fixed issue with Export/Copy window not retaining destination path.
  • AccessDME: Fixed issue with Item Inventory being greyed out by default.
  • AccessDME: Fixed issue with Save Layout crashing if Tree View was selected in Items Window.

QuickDME™ v4.2.0.1 with QuickView LT™ Video Player

  • QuickView LT now supports audio-only files, such as WAV and MP3, and displays audio in Waveform or Spectrograph view in QuickView LT.
  • Added a button in QuickView LT to toggle audio waveform view when viewing a video with audio.
  • QuickView LT now includes file information header when pasting from different files into the same QuickView LT HTML notes window.
  • QuickView LT HTML notes window now displays page margins and scales images to stay within margins.

QuickDME™ v4.1.1 with QuickView LT Major Upgrades – Available from download page

  • QuickDME Free Multimedia Player – QuickView LT available from Window Explorer context menu.
  • QuickView LT updated to add integration with Omnivore FFmpeg Convert processing via QuickView LT
  • QuickView LT includes new 1-Click Metadata Viewer, to compare & save metadata reports from ExifTools, MediaInfo & FFprobe
  • (New!) Save a local copy of your evidence on ingest
  • Improved note taking capability for Cases, Downloads and Evidence Items.
  • New folder type for derivative “Supporting Data”.
  • Archive & Restore feature updated to 64-bit, to allow for petabytes of data.
  • And more!

QuickDME v3.5 – New FFMPG Integration

  • FFmpeg Send-To options – 11 new defaults for rewrapping and transcoding proprietary media into standard file formats for distribution and processing.
  • Send-To feature Updated to support locally installed FFmpeg, including more advanced command line control for creating your own FFmpeg presets.
  • Case and Download Notes feature added. Support Public and Private Notes and color coding of notes by user.
  • Take Snapshots and add Notes to a specific frame of video playing in QuickDME QuickView.
  • And much more

QuickDME v3.2 – Archive & Restore

  • Administrators can now archive & restore complete cases via Admin Configurator! Admins simply need to define a global Archive Location via Database Setup Utility to begin leveraging this feature. Archived Case & Download metadata remains searchable in AccessDME, and users are informed that the assets have been archived. Administrators can quickly & easily restore archives too!

QuickDME v3.1 – Summary of Improvements

  • New “Linkable Locations” allows you to link to other storage locations (silos) so data stored there can be managed via QuickDME, without the need for you to move it or create another copy .
  • Performance increases include: faster Thumbnail generation, assets scanning, and disc burning.
  • 40 Customizable Fields – “Case Info” Tab & “Download Info” Tab now have 20 each, up from 5.
  • Play in Associated Player – Added ability to create player associations specific to a Download folder to help in situations where a file needs a specific version of a player to display the media.
  • Added support for International characters
  • Improved Viewing, Filtering and Boolean Searching options
  • Save Work Spaces- Use QuickDME the way that works before for you.

Previous Key Features

  • QuickView – now supports more file formats with more player controls
  • Send to – Set up Send-To options for additional processing via 3rd party tools, accessible from right-clicking on an asset
  • Derivative Workflow – Once processing is complete, check your assets back into QuickDME™
    Disclosure – Supports Drop Box and Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Play in Associated Player – Ingest players into the QuickDME database, then associate them to the media they play. Now you and anyone with permissions can benefit from these settings. As new media is ingested of that same type, Simply Right Click > Play in Associated Player, and a virtualized player will get pulled from the server and load to view your media.
  • Set up Workflow Templates – Standardize folder structure, hashing, disc burning and other important information about the evidence.
QuickDME – Video Series

Download Request Form – QuickDME

QuickDME Release History

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Video Clarification Suite


Version Release Date FREE TO – In Support As Of Date
dTective v8.6.1* 12-01-2021 10-01-2021

* Includes optional install for ClearID v3.6 for Photoshop 2022.

  • archive-R™ v2.1 – Supports Avid Media Composer 2020.x or newer! Huge performance improvements. Now maintains folder structure when restoring Miscellaneous or Drag & Drop projects. View media thumbnails in archive-R and preview or process video using the FREE QuickView LT&trade video player, which is now included with the archive-R installation!
  • Installer includes the latest ClearID 3.6.0 for Photoshop, so you get both in one download.

Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects Users – Download dTective for Adobe Products Here
dTective® is available for Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects – This will auto unlock if your dTective for Avid is already unlocked to a dongle on your system. If you are not currently unlocked in this way, dTective for Premiere will run in DEMO mode until it is unlocked.

dTective® Release Notes (PDF) dTective® Release History dTective® for Avid – Download Request Form
dTective for Adobe Premiere – Download Request Form

dTective 8.6 Modular Installer – Includes ClearID 3.6 installer


  • archive-R™ v2.1 – Supports Avid Media Composer 2020.x or newer. Huge performance improvements. Now includes our FREE QuickView LT™ video player!


  • ClearID as Avid AVX video plugins – We ported 13x ClearID filters as Avid Media Composer AVX Plugins.
ClearID Legacy AVX 2.0 Plug-In
(Optional Install)
Installs “dTective ClearID Legacy” effects category in Media Composer, for backwards compatibility. (For accessing sequences that used ClearID filters Color Safe Levels (CSL) or Color Safe Curves (CSC) provided in all versions prior to dTective 7.5.)
ClearID v3.6.0
64-bit Upgrade for PS
(Optional Installer)
ClearID for PS is sold separately, but if you are in dTective® or CleaID® support the upgrade is free. Supports 64-bit versions of Adobe Photoshop CS4 through Photoshop 2022.

dTective 8.6 Avid AVX Plug-ins Require:

Avid (64 bit) starting with Avid Media Composer 6.0

dPlex Pro is a standalone program that only requires Windows XP, 7, or 10

Demo Mode: All software will run in demo mode until unlocked.

Are you upgrading to Avid Media Composer 64-bit?
If you are upgrading from a MC 5.5 32 bit to a MC 64 bit version, you may require a new
(Video I/O box and CPU) upgrade.

Contact sales to review your options.

dTective 8.6 Cumulative Release Notes
This document will get installed on your system when you install dTective 8.1

Download Request Form – dTective 8.6 Click Here

Purchase dTective Support and Get Free Upgrades Online Quote SystemOnline Store

dTective Release History

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Project Archiving Tool

Version Release Date FREE TO – In Support As Of Date
archive-R v2.1.0*
11-10-2021 10-01-2021

* NOTE: Version 2.x of archive-R supports Windows 10 & Media Composer 2020.x or newer.

Now includes  our FREE QuickView LT™ Video Player! Easily preview videos and entire sequences from within archive-R using our QuickView LT player.

archive-R™ Release Notes (PDF) archive-R™ Release History archive-R™ Download Request Form

archive-R™ is a powerful yet easy-to-use program designed to archive any digital assets into a single file that can be easily restored using the free archive-R restoration module. archive-R has full support for Avid projects and is OMF/MXF compatible.

archive-R v2.06 Released 07.15.2021
– Updated to work with Avid Media Composer 2020.x or newer
– Substantial performance improvements
– Ability to scan multiple external project drives

archive-R v1.13 Released 04.12.2017
– Minor bug fix and installer update.

archive-R v1.0.9 Released 06.17.2016
– Minor bug fix and installer update.

archive-R v1.0.8 Released 08.06.2015
– Added Archive log & updated CD/DVD/Blu-ray support.

archive-R v1.0.6 Released 06.17.2015
– CD/DVD/BlueRay Burner support updated – now support more devices.

archive-R v1.0.5 Released 07.14.2014
– includes minor bug fixes and connects to a new online activation server.

Video Overviews – archive-R
Release Notes v2.0

Try Before You Buy – Run it in trial mode to browse the functions and give it a test drive. Trial mode will allow you up to 3 free archives. archive-R restores are free and unlimited.

Download Request Form archive-R – Click Here

archive-R Release History

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Image Clarification Suite

Version Release Date FREE TO – In Support As Of Date
ClearID v3.6.0 (64-bit) 10-29-2021 10-01-2021

* ClearID v3.6.0 – Supports Photoshop C4 Through Photoshop 2022 (v23)
* ClearID v3.6.0 – Requires a new unlock code
(Runs in 30 day Demo if not unlocked)

  • Summary of Improvements
    • Updated ClearID® installer to support Photoshop 2022 (v23)
ClearID® Release Notes (PDF) ClearID® Release History ClearID® Download Request Form

ClearID 3.6 – Summary of Improvements

  • Released 10-29-2021 – Free upgrade if in support as of 10-01-2021
  • Installer updated to support Photoshop 2022 (v23) major release.

Trial Mode: ClearID will run in a 30-day trial mode if not unlocked.

Supports: Adobe Photoshop 64-bit versions (CS4 through Photoshop 2022)
Downloading a 30 day trial of Photoshop

Unlock Code Request:

Before Installing the CID update, launch CID, Click “About ClearID > record your CID SN

Install CID > click the Register Now button in the ClearID Interface

Enter your SN then click the submit and we will provide you an unlock code.

Installation and how do videos available below.

ClearID – Product Page
ClearID Videos – Installation & other How To Videos
ClearID v3.6 – Release Notes
ClearID v3.6.x – Using CID as PS Actions to batch process

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  Audio Clarification Suite

Version Release Date FREE TO – In Support As Of Date
QuickEnhance AAX 2.3.2
02-01-2015 DAC QE/AS v2.1 owners
QuickEnhance VST 2.3.2
02-01-2015 DAC QE/AS v2.1 owners
QuickEnhance AS 2.3.0
01-14-2014 DAC QE/AS v2.1 owners
Release Notes (TXT) Release History >> Download Request Form

Avid Support

QuickEnhance AAX 2.3.2 adds compatibility with Avid Media Composer 8.2

QuickEnhance AS v2.3.0 adds compatibility with Avid Media Composer 7.0 to 8.1

– Fixed crash with Media Composer 7.0
– Fixed render problem with Auto Tracking enabled
– Fixed 32kHz sample rate bug

Other Audio Program Support

QuickEnhance/VST v2.2.1 now available in 64bit for Creative Cloud support

QuickEnhance/VST v2.2.0 adds compatibility with VST plugin supported software programs

For more detail on platform support, click the Download Request Link

QuickEnhance Product Page
Release Notes – DAC QuickEnhance/AS v2.3.0 and VST 2.2.1
Tutorial – Learn How to Convert Time Lapse Audio to Real Time Using Avid Media Composer

Download Request Form – QuickEnhance – Click Here

DAC QuickEnhance Release History

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