Supported Platforms


See IDL Feature Support in IDL Help for a current list of operating systems that support the expanded DICOM functionality in IDL.

Licensing Requirements


For more information about the following items, contact your L3Harris Geospatial Solutions sales representative or technical support. To redistribute applications that contain the DICOM Network Services utility or that use the IDLffDicomEx object functionality, a runtime license can be purchased for end users, or users can be instructed to purchase their own licenses. For more details about the different licensing options, refer to Distributing Runtime Mode Applications in IDL Help.

DICOM Network Services

An additional-cost license is required to access IDL’s DICOM Network Services. Your license purchase for DICOM Network Services includes the license required for DICOM Read/Write support.

DICOM Read/Write

The IDLffDicomEx object greatly expands IDL’s DICOM capabilities.