Micro Focus Control Point Software 5.6 has been released

  • KM03224572
  • 14-Aug-2018
  • 14-Aug-2018


Micro Focus Control Point Software 5.6


Recommended Software Update

Micro Focus is announcing the release of

Product: Micro Focus ControlPoint Software

Version: 5.6

Languages: English

The following key new features are available with this version:

  • New Micro Focus interface
  • Support for multiple trusted domains
  • Supported integration with IDOL Visual Analytics for analysis of scanned documents
  • Managing large eduction field hits
  • Improved performance
  • Support for TLS 1.2 with most connectors

For more information, please check the Release Notes for this version (available from MySupport).   

If you have an active support subscription for these products, please plan for downloading this version from the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal. You will need your Software Passport login and password to access the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal.

Our goal is to provide you with clear visibility into the support time-line of software products, enabling you to use this information to plan, test, and deploy new product versions. For more information, check our MySupport Software Product Lifecycle pages.where you can find support time-line information for previously released versions. For this newly released version, the following time-line applies (dates subject to change, always check the Obsolescence & Migration pages referenced above for the latest information)

Product version End of Committed Support End of Extended Support

End of Self-Help Support with RTNV

ControlPoint 5.6.x Aug 31, 2021 Aug 31, 2023 Aug 31, 2027
ControlPoint 5.5x Jun 30, 2020 Jun 30, 2022 Jun 30, 2026
ControlPoint 5.4x Nov 30, 2019 Nov 30, 2021 Nov 30, 2025
ControlPoint 5.3x Jul 31, 2019 Jul 31, 2021 N/A
ControlPoint 5.2x Mar 31, 2019 Mar 31, 2021 N/A
ControlPoint 5.1x Nov 30, 2018 Nov 30, 2020 N/A
ControlPoint 4.6x Jun 30, 2018 Jun 30, 2020 N/A
ControlPoint 4.5x Mar 31, 2018 Mar 31, 2020 N/A
ControlPoint 4.4x & prior versions Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2019 N/A

Please note that all Micro Focus ControlPoint customers with active support subscriptions are eligible to update to Micro Focus ControlPoint Version 5.6.x