DART Forensics Library

DART Forensics Library contents:

Data provided by Bob Steiner, Principal Forensic Scientist of Virginia Department of Forensic Science, Richmond, VA.

Release date: November 23, 2012.

Updated: May 8, 2013; June 28, 2013.

Library Download and Installation


Download Readme_NIST_Forensics_DART.txt file to your computer: DART Library Read Me File.

Download the installation file to your computer: DART Library Installation ZIP archive.


At this point, if NIST MS Search is running on the computer, close it.

Open the downloaded ZIP file in Windows Explorer and extract executable file. Run installation program. Under Windows 7 or Vista, you may need to enter administrative credentials during the installation.