Validation tools for MSS data files

System requirements


  • About 20 MB of hard disk space to install.
  • At least 512 MB of RAM. More RAM, 1 GB or over, is recommended.


  • Each tool requires Java Development Kit 8 (JDK8) installed properly on a PC that it runs.
  • DDBJ recommends either of following operating systems, because DDBJ has tested the program only on these environments.
    Windows: Windows 7, Windows 10
    unix/macOS: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, macOS High Sierra

*UME (Utilities for MSS file Error check) includes software developed by the Apache Software Foundation.


Download either of following UME archive packages that suits for your system environment.
Please refer each manuals for how to install and use.

Name OS Refix Date Documents Remarks Windows 2019/06/27 UME User’s manual UME contains Parser and transChecker. unix/macOS
Parser_V6.60.tar.gz unix/macOS 2019/06/27 Parser User's Manual
transChecker_V2.21.tar.gz unix/macOS 2017/05/17 transChecker User's Manual

End-User License Agreement

Please read the following agreement carefully before you use the software for Mass Submission System.

Carefully read the following agreement. Use of the tools for Mass Submission System provided by DDBJ with this agreement (hereinafter collectively called "the Software") constitutes your acceptance of these terms. If you do not agree to the terms of this agreement, do not install and/or use the Software. User's use of the Software is conditioned upon compliance by user with the terms of this agreement.

  1. All copyright related to the Software except the following third-party software (included in only "UME") must belong to the DDBJ:
    a) Axis 1.1
    b) Xerces 1.4.4
    The Software includes the source code thereof and documentation thereto.
  2. In the event you provide to any third party all or any portion of the Software, prior written consent of DDBJ is required.
  3. You agree that you will not attempt to reverse compile, modify, translate, or disassemble the Software in whole or in part.
  4. Except as required by law, DDBJ will not be liable to you for any damages arising out of the use or inability to use of the Software.
  5. Requirements specified in this agreement are subject to change without notice.