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At a Glance Details
  • Version Number: 2.0
  • Grid Enabled? No
  • Compatibility Level: None
  • Installation Level: Advanced - technical team required for installation
  • System Requirements: You must meet the requirements for LexWiki.

Tool Overview

Once the LexWiki tool has been installed, the publisher tool may be used to populate the Wiki. LexWiki Publisher 2.0 has new flexible architecture to allow it to be configured easily and achieve a customized transformation of LexEVS 6.0 (or later) content.

The following diagram shows the flow for LexWiki publisher.

Flow diagram for LexWiki Publisher

Installation and Downloads

Before downloading the files required, please review the Installation Guide. You should make sure that you can meet the prerequisites before starting the install.

There are two downloads for LexWiki Publisher depending on your LexEVS install. If you already have a successful LexEVS 6.0 installation, then you will already have access to the library file named "lbRuntime.jar" and do not need to download it. These downloads do not include that file and therefore are faster downloads:

The download for the previous release is also available:

LexWikiPublisher 1.0 zip (33 MB)

Forum and Support

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What's New


Development Focus

Release Date


Configurable Publishing

  • Published schema for easy configuration of what will be published.
  • Updated LexEVS 6.0 Interface to use latest LexEVS 6.0 APIs and features.
  • Transformation pipeline - plug-in architecture to let the user plug-in their own transformation routines.
  • Transformed pages as text files with LexWiki Templates (ready to be deployed).

March 14, 2011


First publicly available release

  • Pull information from a LexEVS installation and publish it to LexWiki in just a few steps.
  • Publishes a set of controlled terminologies (NPO, BGT, CTCAE, and Radlex).

July 9, 2010

Presentations, Demos and Other Materials

  • LexWiki Publisher 2.0 Demonstration (39 MB, 27 minutes, QuickTime 7.6.6 or later required)
    Deepak Sharma
    May 10, 2011
    This presentation will walk you through the entire publishing process in just a few minutes. From downloading, to configuring, to running the script - you will get a feel for how to do this yourself. This shows how flexible the transformation process is.

Documentation and Training

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