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Release note Smart ID Desktop App 1.6.0

Version: 1.6.0

Release Date: 2021-07-01


Nexus Smart ID Desktop App 1.6.0 has been released today.

Main new features

The MSI installer now installs the Microsoft Store version of the app

The MSI installer that is used to install Smart ID Desktop App is now the same as the Microsoft Store version of the app. This version of the MSI installer can be used regardless of sideload settings. It requires Windows 10 1809 or newer. For older Windows versions, contact Nexus. Read more here: Install and upgrade Smart ID Desktop App.

Detailed features list


Jira ticket noDescription

Created a new version of the MSI installer that installs the MS Store version of the app.

PEX-904Added a new MSI installation option to set/import default metadata.
PEX-896Added support to the MSI installer to automatically transfer metadata from the deprecated sideload package when upgrading the app.

Corrected bugs

Jira ticket noDescription


Solved an issue where the MS Store version would crash on a specific user click pattern.
PEX-917Improved German and Swedish translations.

Solved an issue with MetadataTool import datetime format.

PEX-894Solved an issue where a profile has two certificates with the same issuer and the sign & authenticate commands could only discover one of them.


There are no limitations for this release.


Contact Information

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Nexus offers maintenance and support services for Smart ID Desktop App to customers and partners. For more information, please refer to the Nexus Technical Support at, or contact your local sales representative.

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