SmartCode VNC Manager Version History

Changes Ent Std
6.18.01/Apr/2017
NEW Remote Exec: Added ability to log output produced by a remote tool to a file.
NEW VNC viewer: Improved compatibility with Xvnc server.
6.17.07/Jan/2017
NEW RDSH Sessions Manager: Client Address colument no uses EndPointAddress value if the ClientAddress property is empty.
NEW RDSH Settings Manager: Implemented support for configuration of additional settings (Enable Automatic Reconnection, Logons, Redirect Smart Cards, Use RD Easy Print Driver, User Permission).
FIX RDSH Sessions Manager: Display bitness is shown as 1 for 24 and 32 bit sessions.
FIX RDSH Settings Manager: Failure to connect to Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016 computers.
6.16.02/Jan/2017
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of UltraVNC v1.2.1.2.
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of TightVNC v2.8.5.
NEW Built-in VNC viewer optimizations.
NEW Improved handling of scenarious when a folder with configuration profile settings is missing.
FIX SQL configuration profile: Active Directory computers that were dragged and dropped to a Register Computer folder weren't saved.
6.15.019/Oct/2016
NEW Improvements to the network scan and Dynamic Search Folders. Implemented better handling of computers with changing IP address. Fixed several race conditions.
NEW Deprecated support for installing SmartCode VNC Manager on Windows XP, Vista, Windows Server 2003 and 2008. The minimum supported OSes are: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. The management tools continue to support the deprecated OSes.
6.14.012/Sep/2016
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: UltraVNC: Support for primary, secondary and max CPU settings.
NEW Support for sending console messages via msg.exe (see the following KB article: https://www.s-code.com/kayako/index.php?/Knowledgebase/Article/View/84/9/).
FIX High-DPI display related fixes.
6.13.09/Aug/2016
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of UltraVNC v1.2.1.1.
FIX SQL Configuration Profile: Unable to create database if the database name contains spaces.
FIX Crash when the Retry button is clicked in the Configuration Profile Failed to Load window.
FIX Miscellaneous bug fixes.
6.12.02/Apr/2016
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of UltraVNC v1.2.1.0.
FIX Several most reported app crashes have been fixed.
FIX Other bug fixes.
6.11.13/Jan/2016
NEWSignificantly improved support for high DPI displays.
NEWAbility to change font size of the computers list (View->Zoom...).
NEWImproved performance of the built-in VNC viewer.
NEW Added support for TeamViewer v11 and Dameware v12.
NEW Ftp configuration profiles: improved support for secure ftp connections. Added support for TLS v1.2
NEW Improvements to the built-in SSH client.
NEW Deprecated support for Microsoft Virtual Server 2005.
6.10.428/Nov/2015
NEWVNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of UltraVNC v1.2.0.9.
FIXWindows 10 compatibility fixes.
6.10.21/Mar/2015
NEWSupport for Unicode clipboard transfers when connected to UltraVNC server.
NEWImproved compatibility with Hyper-V on Windows Server 2012 R2.
FIX Installed Software Manager: Fixed sorting by Install Date column.
6.10.12/Jan/2015
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of UltraVNC v1.2.0.5.
NEW Improved compatibility with Amazon S3.
NEWTrial period will be reset.
FIX Failure to uinstall VNC remotely on Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 based computers.
FIX Miscellaneous bug fixes.
6.9.1222/Dec/2014
FIX On rare occasions SmartCode VNC Manager crashes when remote server closes VNC connection.
6.9.1116/Nov/2014
NEW External Tools: Added ($COMPUTER_NAME) automatic variable.
NEW External Tools: Added ($COMPUTER_DESCR) automatic variable.
NEW Added support for TeamViewer v9 / v10 and Dameware v11.
FIX Other optimizations and bug fixes.
6.9.1012/Apr/2014
FIX Fixed security vulnerability TLS heartbeat read overrun (CVE-2014-0160).
FIX Other optimizations and bug fixes.
6.9.97/Dec/2013
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of RealVNC v5.0.6.
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of TightVNC v2.7.10.
NEW Hyper-V related features have been updated with support for Windows Server 2012 / 2012 R2 and Windows 8 / 8.1
FIX Other optimizations and bug fixes.
6.9.813/Oct/2013
FIX Fixed many problems related to layout problems when running on high DPI displays, for example Surface Pro. The Prefferences window still has some minor layout issues; we will be fixing those in the next update.
6.9.716/Jul/2013
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of RealVNC v5.0.5.
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of TightVNC v2.7.7.
NEW Support for DameWare Mini Remote Control v10.0.
FIX Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 Preview compatibility fixes.
FIX Other optimizations and bug fixes.
6.9.66/Jan/2013
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of RealVNC v5.0.3.
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of TightVNC v2.6.4.
FIX VNC Deployment Wizard may report that a VNC has been uninstalled but the installation remains.
FIX Windows 8 compatibility fixes.
6.9.511/Jul/2012
NEW VNC Viewer: Improved support for handling of so-called "dead" keys, for example accent key on Spanish keyboard.
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of RealVNC v5.0.1.
FIX VNC Thumbnails view: System.OutOfMemoryException exception.
FIX AMT manager crashes if an invalid hostname is entered as a remote computer address.
6.9.42/Jul/2012
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of TightVNC v2.5.2.
6.9.328/Jun/2012
NEW Added ability to link a Logon Credentials template to a Windows Credential Manager entry. (screenshot).
Future builds of the VNC Manager will include support for popular password managers, such as LastPast, Roboform and other.
FIXMinor bug fixes.
6.9.114/Jun/2012
NEW VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of RealVNC v5.0.0.
NEW Reset VNC Server Password Wizard: Support for RealVNC v5.
6.8.158/Jun/2012
FIXWindows 8 Release Preview compatibility fixes. Several other minor fixes and optimizations.
6.8.1428/May/2012
NEW VNC Thumbnails View: Added ability to control remote computer’s desktops from the thumbnails view. It has been made possible to switch between View-Only and Full Control modes (screenshot)
NEW VNC Thumbnails View: Increased maximum item size from 500x500px to 1440x1440px.
NEW VNC and Hyper Thumbnails View: Now it's possible to add a new computer to the thumbnails view via the Quick Add control.
FIXRemote Exec: When a remote task is being executed, clicking on the Cancel button may fail to stop the executing process.
6.8.1321/May/2012
NEW When you attempt to close a VNC viewer tab or remove a VNC thumbnails view item that is in process of establishing connection to a remote computer, the VNC Manager no longer hangs and waits until the connection process is over.
FIX VNC thumbnails view and VNC viewer: Fixed a memory leak.
6.8.1111/May/2012
NEWSetup: In order to reduce the start-up time of SmartCode VNC Manager, we added the ability to pre-compile the application's assemblies with ngen.exe tool (screenshot).
FIXLinked Active Directory computers lose inventory details (MAC, WMI inventory, etc).
FIXSeveral other minor fixes and optimizations.
6.8.91/May/2012
NEWVNC Quick Uninstall settings and VNC Deployment Wizard uninstall task: Added "Skip the remaininig packages on first found" setting.
6.8.830/Apr/2012
NEWVNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of TightVNC 2.5.1 (32/64 bit).
Note that after installing this build the following settings will be reset to their default values: Quick VNC Deployment - Uninstalla Packages, Detect Installed VNC Distributions. Saved VNC deployment jobs will be lost.
FIXHigh memory usage when VNC Thumbnails automatic screenshots feature is enabled.
6.8.712/Apr/2012
NEWVNC Deployment Wizard: Support for remote installation of RealVNC Enterprise 4.6.3 (32/64 bit).
NEWRDP client: Added ability to enable/disable Credential Security Support Provider (enablecredsspsupport).
6.8.62/Apr/2012
NEWImplemented Intel® AMT Power Control tool (Cold Restart, Cold Turn Off, Turn On).
NEWAdded "Quick Filter" to the Management and External tools lists.
NEWShutdown / Restart Computer tool has been enhanced with support for multiple threads and now resides in a modeless non-blocking window.
6.8.520/Mar/2012
NEWVNC Thumbnails View: Improved performance when VNC Thumbnails View has large number of items added.
NEWQuick Filter: Filter Subgroups setting has been implemented for Virtual Connections
FIXVNC Manager may crash with System.Runtime.InteropServices.SEHException.
6.8.415/Mar/2012
NEWLogMeIn: Added ability to open in embedded (tabbed) or via stand-alone web browser window.
NEWLogMeIn: Added ability to auto-fill login details.
NEWVirtual Connections: Added Hyper-V Virtual Machine Pass-Through connection. Note: it's still possible to establish a Hyper-V connection via a registered computer. The new feature offers more user-friendly way for establishing Hyper-V connections.
NEWQuick Search has been implemented for Virtual Connections items
NEWAdded Hyper-V Virtual Machine to the list of the supported Quick Connections
FIXThe LogMeIn Connection Url field does not allow entering url that contain more than 100 characters.
FIXVNC Manager crashes with System.InvalidCastException.
FIXRemote Tools: Duplicate tools may appear in the tools list.
FIXLicensing: Registration fails to store your serial number if the Organization field is empty.
6.8.35/Mar/2012
NEWVNC viewer: Added support for SecureVNC v2.3 DSM plugin.
FIXVNC Deployment Wizard: Information about installed VNC distribution was not stored.
FIXVNC viewer: Upon establishing a connection scrollbars may not be visible.
6.8.221/Feb/2012
NEWVNC Deployment Wizard: Updated UltraVNC deployment package to v1.0.9.6.2
NEWVNC Deployment Wizard: UltraVNC deployment package has been updated to set SoftwareSASGeneration registry value to 1. On Windows 7 and newer OSes this allows Send Ctrl+Alt+Del feature to work properly.
NEWSSH and Telnet clients: Added Select Windows Text and Select All Text commands.
NEWLogin Credentials: Added Copy Username and Copy Password commands that allow quickly copy the username or password for selected credentials template to the Clipboard. This feature has been added to the Tools \ Options \ Logon Credentials and to the logon credentials selector window.
6.8.17/Feb/2012
NEWAdded ability to register and launch LogMeIn and Windows Remote Assistance connections.
FIXSQL Configuration Profiles: One "WMI column" gets stored in the database.
6.5.1030/Jan/2012
NEWVNC viewer: When connected to an UltraVNC server running on Vista / Windows7, the Auto Reconnect feature has been fine tuned to better handle cases when UltraVNC server breaks connection upon user logoff.
NEWWMI Column feature: Minor improvements have been implemented.
FIXVNC Deployment Wizard fails to uninstall TightVNC 2.0.x.
6.5.912/Jan/2012
NEWUI improvements. Made scrolling throw large management tools list much more user friendly.
6.5.83/Jan/2012
NEWConnection History: Implemented ability to add and edit notes for connection events.
FIXPing Remote Computer may crash if an invalid address was entered.
FIXClicking F1 key while using built-in VNC/RDP/SSH viewer causes local help window to appear.
FIXMultiple minor fixes and performance improvements.
6.5.716/Dec/2011
NEWShow uptime of a remote computer. This feature can be turned on/off via Tools \ Options \ Computer Status Scan \ Runtime Inventory.
NEWComputer Status Updater: Several performance related improvements have been implemented.
NEWNEW: Updated with support for TeamViewer 7
6.5.66/Dec/2011
NEWWMI Columns: Improved handling of cases when one of the WMI properties is not supported by the WMI class.
FIXAll Active Directory related features have been updated to being able to handle distinguished paths that contain special characters
FIXRDP client: Taskbar may be visible in the Full Screen mode.
6.5.528/Nov/2011
NEWAdded Password Generator tool
6.5.422/Nov/2011
NEWRegistry Editor: Added ability to browse HKEY_USERS registry branch
NEWIn the Tools \ Options, added ability to re-order Remote Tools
FIXUpon application restart VNC thumbnails view contains entries with empty names
6.5.317/Nov/2011
NEWRemote Desktop Services Sessions Manager: Allows you to list and manage (disconnect / logoff /message) Remote Desktop Services sessions.
NEWRemote Desktop Services Settings Manager: Implemented several usability improvements.
6.5.22/Nov/2011
NEWLinked Active Directories: Rename, change Description and ManagedBy attributes for Organizational Units.
NEWLinked Active Directories: Added CN=Computers container.
NEWAbility to pass TeamViewer Partner ID and Password to an external tool. Ability to pass password can be useful if you use TeamViewer as an External Tool and want to establish a direct connection to a TeamViewer instance.
NEWTeam Viewer connection settings have been made "settings inheritance" aware.
FIXIncludes several Linked Active Directories, Settings Inheritance related and other minor fixes.
6.5.125/Oct/2011
NEWLinked Active Directories: Ability to add an Active Directory to the VNC Manager's tree.
NEWTrial period will be reset.
FIXOptimizations and bug fixes.
6.1.730/Sep/2011
FIXDynamic Search Folders: Scanned computers ignore parent folder settings inheritance.
FIXYou may receive NullRefference error when you attempt to refresh an Entire Network folder.
FIXOther minor fixes.
6.1.613/Sep/2011
NEWVNC / RDP viewers: Added support for Ctrl+Alt+Break (Switch Full-screen Mode) keyboard shortcut.
NEWVNC viewer: Added "Send Ctrl Key" command to the full-screen toolbar.
NEWChanged behavior of the Quick Connect command. Now if the Quick Connect text box is empty, the hostname of the currently selected object will be used instead.
NEWDropbox /Amazon S3 / FTP configuration profiles: Added ability to refresh configuration settings from server.
FIXVNC / RDP viewers: Window frame is visible on an adjustment monitor when VNC/RDP viewer is used in the full screen mode.
FIXVNC viewer: in the full-screen mode, when the top toolbar is pinned, it remains on top of other windows.
6.1.59/Sep/2011
FIX
NullReferenceException when using VNC viewer in the full-screen mode.
FIXVNC viewer: "Empty desktop size" error when accepting listening connection from or establishing connection to a TightVNC server without password set.
6.1.48/Sep/2011
NEWVNC viewer: Added support for sending Ctrl+Alt+Del command to a remote computer via Ctrl+Alt+End keyboard shortcut. This feature can be disabled via Tools \ Options \ Common Settings \ Built-in Remote Clients.
FIXVNC viewer: Scrollbars displayed in the full screen mode when the remote screen resolution is the same as the local screen resolution.
FIXMinor UI fixes.
6.1.331/Aug/2011
NEWVNC thumbnails view: Added ability to switch active monitor (UltraVNC only running on computers with multiple monitors).
6.1.112/Aug/2011
NEWVNC viewer: Added "Send Ctrl+Alt+Del Upon Successful Connection" setting. By default this setting is turned off. It can be enabled via Tools \ Options \ Common Settings \ Built-in Remote Clients.
NEWGot rid of the "Please Wait…" modal window that was shown while Entire Network entries are being fetched.
NEWFaster handling of configuration profiles with large (hundreds) number of registered computers.
FIXMultiple bug fixes.
6.0.39.0 5/Aug/2011
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: TightVNC deployment package has been updated to the v2.0.4.
FIX: When SQL configuration profile is used, information about detected VNC distribution is lost after exiting and re-launching the application.
6.0.38.0 1/Aug/2011
FIX: VNC viewer: Minor bug fixes.
6.0.37.0 19/July/2011
NEW: Domain Membership Manager: Simplified the user interface. All the commands now attempt to use the logon credentials associated with a registered computer first and prompt the user to enter the credentials if the default credentials didn't work.
FIX: Minor fixes to the VNC Thumbnails view.
6.0.36.0 13/July/2011
NEW: Task Manager: Added ability to show per process CPU usage.
Requires the following hotfix to work properly on Windows Server 2003: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/932370
NEW: Remote Exec window has been made modeless. Other minor UI improvements.
FIX: Task Manager: Application crash may occur if a column (Options \ Select Columns) was added or removed while a list of processes is being fetched.
6.0.34.0 4/July/2011
NEW: VNC Viewer: When using the built-in VNC viewer with “screen stretch” mode enabled, you can switch between GDI and GDI+ scaling modes. The GDI+ mode delivers much nice looking results. Use Tools \ Options \ Common Settings \ Built-in Remote Clients \ VNC Viewer \ “Screen Stretch rendering engine” to switch between GDI and GDI+ screen scaling engines. Click here for more details.
NEW: Checking for updates through a proxy server. Use Tools \ Options \ Common Settings \ Software Updates to adjust your proxy connection settings.
6.0.33.0 29/June/2011
NEW: Quick Connect text box has been added to the viewer form toolbar.
FIX: It might take several seconds for the Registered Computer Properties window to appear.
FIX: You may receive "Key not found" error when attempt to launch a remote connection.
FIX: You may receive "Unable to get value of the property AutoCompleteSaveForm" error while using the built-in web browser.
FIX: Launching a Quick Connect command from a viewer tab causes VNC Manager to crash.
FIX: VNC Manager crashes when you attempt to execute Add to Hyper-V Thumbnails View command on an Entire Network computer.
6.0.31.0 24/June/2011
FIX: UltraVNC deployment package has been updated to fix not working Ctrl+Alt+Del on Vista / Windows Server 2008.
6.0.30.0 RTM 21/June/2011
NEW: Settings Configuration profiles that allow you to create multiple SmartCode VNC Manager configurations and switch between them.
NEW: Settings Configuration Profiles: support for Dropbox.com
NEW: Settings Configuration Profiles: support for Amazon S3
NEW: Settings Configuration Profiles: support for FTP and FTPS
NEW: Settings Configuration Profiles: support for Microsoft SQL Server
NEW: Settings Configuration Profiles: support for Microsoft SQL Azure
NEW: Added support for TeamViewer, DameWare Mini Remote Control and HP Remote Graphics clients
NEW: New connection history implementation with ability to quickly jump from a connection history log entry to the corresponding registered computer.
NEW: Built-in SSH client has been updated to support wider range of SSH servers.
NEW: Added Start/Stop/Pause Hyper-V Virtual Machine command to the registered computer context menu
NEW: Fetch Logged On Users: Ability to switch between the Registry Scan and WMI Query methods. Click here for more information.
NEW: Added ability to show result of a WMI query as part of the registered computers list. Click here for more information.
NEW: Ability to switch between ARP (local subnet) and WMI (any network) methods for querying MAC address during registered computers updating. Use Tools \ Options \ Registered Computer Status Check page to configure MAC query settings
NEW: Ability to link Credentials Templates to a Registered Computer entry. Click here for more information.
NEW: Ability to initiate connections and open built-in management tools via command line arguments. Click here for more information.
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for UltraVNC 1.0.9.6.1 deployment.
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for TightVNC 2.0.3 deployment.
NEW: VNC viewer: Support for legacy VNC servers (such as RealVNC 3.3.7) that use RFB v3.3 protocol
NEW: VNC viewer: Improved compatibility with Mac OS X VNC Server
NEW: VNC viewer: added support for IPv6
NEW: Dynamic Search Folders: Added "Clear Computers List for All Folders" command.
NEW: Dynamic Search Folders: Added "Copy Dynamic Search Folders Settings" command. Click here for more information.
NEW: Export to Text File feature in all the management tools has been updated with the following enhancements: Export to Microsoft Excel file, better handling of data with commas and new line separators and ability to filter data before exporting
NEW: Open Network Share context menu command can use a registered computer log on credentials to open a network share in the Windows Explorer. Note: this feature is turned of by default. Use Tools \ Options \ Registered Computers List \ Context Menu page to turn it on. Click here for more information.
NEW: Added Quick Connect text field that allows you to establish a remote connection without need to open the Quick Connect window.
5.5.26.0 30/Mar/11
This build includes several critical fixes and new features that have been back-ported from the v6.0 EAP branch.
NEW: VNC viewer has been updated to support UltraVNC 1.0.9.5 and newer.
NEW: VNC viewer: Added support for IPv6.
NEW: Improved performance and responsiveness of the built-in SSH client.  
FIX: Built-in SSH client hangs if a remote command writes data to stderr.  
5.5.25.0 22/Oct/10
FIX: VNC viewer stability fixes
5.5.24.0 24/Sep/10
NEW: UltraVNC deployment package has been updated with patches fixing security advisory 2269637.  
FIX: TightVNC 2.0.2 deployment package: When Hide Tray Icon is enabled; the deployment package sets DisableTrayIcon instead of RunControlInterface registry value.  
FIX: Tools \ Options \ Defaults \ Default Registered Computer: "Default connection type" resets to VNC.
FIX: Reset Registered Computer Settings: Clicking the OK button results in the application crash.
5.5.23.0 30/Aug/10
FIX: VNC viewer: When using non-English keyboard layout some characters may appear as question marks.
FIX: You may receive System.ArgumentException exception when you attempt to open registered computer properties sheet window.
FIX: VNC Deployment Wizard: “DSM Plug-in \ Encryption Connection using” combo box resets to None when using saved deployment job.  
5.5.22.1 17/Aug/10
FIX: UI fixes.
5.5.22.0 10/Aug/10
FIX: Last Used IP column fails to sort IP addresses properly.
FIX: You may receive System.NullReferenceException at ThreadPool.ThreadPoolManager when you close the main window when dynamic search folder scan is being performed.
FIX: You may receive System.IndexOutOfRangeException while Dynamic Search Folder scan is being performed.
FIX: You may receive System.ArgumentException exception when you attempt to close External Tools properties window.
5.5.21.0 29/Jul/10
NEW: VNC Thumbnails View: Ability to switch monitor for thumbnail items that are connected to UltraVNC server running on a computer with multiple displays.
FIX: You may receive ArgumentOutOfRange exception when attempt to editing VNC quick deployment settings.
5.5.20.0 19/Jul/10
NEW: New method of fetching logged on users. The new method can fetch users even if the client and the remote computer are members of different domains or workgroups. More info... check  
NEW: VNC viewer: Ability to establish connection encrypted with SecureVNC plug-in. More info...
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: Ability to configure SecureVNC plugin settings and deploy SecureVNC keys.
NEW: UltraVNC deployment package: SecureVNC plugin has been updated to v2.2.4.0 check  
5.5.19.0 9/Jul/10
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: TightVNC v2.0.2 deployment support. check  
FIX: Switching between VNC Thumbnails View tabs may cause application crash. check  
5.5.17.1 6/Jul/10
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: TightVNC v2.0 RTM deployment support. check  
FIX: External tool assigned to a registered computer as the default action item, may get reset to a random tool after the application restart. check  
5.5.16.1 1/Jul/10
FIX: Minor bug fixes check check
5.5.16.0 10/Jun/10
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: TightVNC v2.0 Beta4 deployment support. check  
NEW: VNC Password Reset Wizard, Restart in Safe Mode with VNC and Detect Installed VNC Distribution features have been updated with TightVNC v2.0 support. check  
FIX: RDP client: Redirect Smartcards setting is not applied to RDP connections even if it was enabled in registered computer settings.
5.5.15.0 14/May/10
FIX: Show Logged On Users: NT AUTHORITY users were not filtered out on non-English versions of Windows. check  
FIX: Registered Computer \ VNC General: "Override NTLM credentials for this connection type" checkbox resets to its default unchecked state.
FIX: It takes too long to delete a Group Folder with large number of Registered Computers (with approximately 200 or more entries).
FIX: "Clear Logged on Users on Exist" setting resets to its default value upon application restart.
FIX: "Show Text Next To The Status Icons" setting resets to its default value upon application restart.
5.5.14.0 29/Apr/10
NEW: Remote Exec: Improved error diagnostic when using "psexec like" method. check  
FIX: VNC viewer handles mouse clicks incorrectly if Chinese, Japanese or Korean language is set as the default input method.
FIX: Incudes the latest build of Infragistics NetAdvantage which is supposed include a fix for the "System.ArgumentException: Parameter is not valid" error.
5.5.13.0 22/Apr/10
NEW: Export Registered Computers: Added “Last Used IP” to the exportable columns list. check  
FIX: Process vncmanager.exe does not end upon closing of application if, Start/Stop/Shutdown/etc commands were used in the Connect to Hyper-V Virtual Machine window.
5.5.12.0 6/Apr/10
NEW FEATURES
VNC Viewer
Includes updated VNC viewer. The new version offers better performance and lower CPU usage.
Ability to reconnect automatically to a VNC server in the event of a network disconnection.
Added support for Ultra and Cache encodings.
Added Ability to specify color depth of VNC sessions. Two new modes were added: 64 and 8 colors.
This build will reset the Encoding setting to ZRLE. ZRLE encoding is suitable for medium speed connections, such as VPN. If you connect to LAN based VNC servers, we recommend you to use Hextile encoding instead. Previously, by default, the VNC Manager was using Tight encoding. The reason for switching to ZRLE is due to a bug in UltraVNC server implementation.
VNC Deployment Wizard and Quick VNC Deployment
Ability to deploy UltraVNC 64-bit to computers with 64-bit OS installed.
Added "Remove Aero" configuration option to the UltraVNC deployment settings. check  
Ability to edit settings for VNC deployments performed via the "Quick VNC Deployment" command
VNC Thumbnails View
VNC Thumbnails View Gen2. Offers better performance and lower CPU usage. Supports thumbnail items up to 512x512px size.
Added setting that controls whether or not the "Tab Screenshots" attribute should be stored/restored upon the application restart.
Ability to add multiple items with the same host address.
Management Tools
Shutdown/Restart Computer: Added ability to reboot computer into Safe Mode with VNC access enabled.
Remote Exec: Ability to add .lnk files to the "support files" list.
Remote Exec: The maximum number of the execution threads has been increased to 20.
Registered Computer Properties
Added setting to exclude registered computers from the logged on user check
Registered Computer Properties: Added Port column to the Connection History list
Added "Map Smart card" setting to the RDP connection settings page
Action Scripts
Ability to specify "no wait" condition for pre-connect scripts. This settings is useful when you use Cisco VPN client (vpnclient.exe) or similar tools.
Microsoft Hyper-V
It's now possible to start/stop/shutdown/etc virtual machines from the Connect to Hyper-V Virtual Machine window.
Ability to Start/Shutdown/Pause/etc Virtual Machines from Hyper-V Thumbnails View.
Miscellaneous
Available in 32-bit and 64-bit flavours.
Ability to assign custom background color to registered computers entries. This can be done by opening a registered computer properties sheet and navigating to the Miscellaneous page.
Tools \ Options \ Advanced \ Registered Computers List: Added settings to customize the character case of the text displayed in the Name, Hostname and Logged On Users columns.
Copy/Move Registered Computers window: Added ability to configure settings inheritance.
NOTABLE FIXES
FIX: VNC Thumbnails View: Screen artifacts appear when ZlibHex encoding is used.
FIX: VNC Thumbnails View: Upon restoring VNC thumbnails view content, the password prompt may appear if even if you already entered the correct password previously.
FIX: Hyper-V Thumbnails View: No thumbnails are shown for virtual machines in Saved state.
FIX: VNC viewer: File Transfer window appears instead of the Chat window when chat is initiated from the server side.
FIX: VNC viewer: Fixed a few bugs related to the "Disable Remote Input" feature.
FIX: VNC viewer stops showing screen updates after sending or receiving files via UtraVNC file transfer.
FIX: RDP viewer: On a computer with more than one monitor, part of the RDP viewer window may appear black after the window was minimized and then restored.
FIX: Computers Registration Wizard: Active Directory import shows only first 1000 entries.
FIX: Computers Registration Wizard: Under rare conditions, Active Directory imported computers may have empty Name field.
FIX: Dynamic Search Folders: If Active Directory contains more than 1000 computers, only the first 1000 of them will be scanned by the Active Directory scan.
FIX: External Tools: After editing settings of an external tool, this tool window will always appear hidden during execution.
FIX: Registered Computer Properties: Connection History page shows invalid duration for connections that lasted more than 1 hour.
FIX: A workgroup under the Entire Network branch may list computers from other workgroups.
FIX: Fixed some issues with drag & drop of entries between Dynamic Search Folders and Registered Computers Groups.
FIX: You may receive "Failed to find MAC address. Error code: 87" error when you attempt to query MAC address via ARP method of a computer with IPv6 protocol enabled.
FIX: Open Listening VNC Viewer window was using port 5900 by default. The default port value was changed to 5500.
5.0.18.0 02/01/10
NEW: Back-ported VNC viewer component from the v5.5 branch. The new VNC viewer includes performance and stability improvements. Click here for more details.
5.0.17.1 01/1/10
FIX: You may receive "This server does not have a valid password enabled" message when you attempt to establish connection to a VNC server that was installed by the VNC Deployment Wizard. check  
5.0.17.0 01/05/10
NEW: The VNC Manager now saves the registration details so you wouldn't have to re-enter them after installing a new build check check
FIX: Several fixes related to the group folders "settings inheritance" feature
5.0.16.0 12/10/09
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: Ability to configure firewall rules!!! check  
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: UltraVNC 1.0.8.2 deployment support.
NEW: WMI Query Manager: Clicking on the Help button in the Execute Method window opens MSDN documentation page for WMI method being executed.
FIX: The VNC Manager crashes when you open and then close DSF properties window for a Dynamic Search Folder with active scan running.
Several other minor bugs were fixed.
11/27/09
5.0.15.0
   
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: UltraVNC 1.0.8.0 deployment support. check  
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: Ability to configure UltraVNC 1.0.8 view-only password.
NEW: Reset VNC Password Wizard: Support for UltraVNC 1.0.8.0 'view-only' password reset.
NEW: VNC/RDP/Citrix clients: Screen Stretching setting has been moved from Tools \ Options to the Registered Computer properties dialog.
NEW: VNC client settings: ZRLE encoding was added to the encodings combo box.
FIX: VNC Thumbnails Connection Settings window fails with System.NullReferenceException when you click the OK or Cancel buttons.
FIX: VNC viewer: The application crash may occur if VNC viewer uses ZRLE encoding.
11/27/09
5.0.15.0
   
Standard Edition 5.0 RTM release notes   check
11/11/09
5.0.14.0
   
Enterprise Edition 5.0 RTM release notes check  
06/03/09
4.5.9.1
   
FIX: VNC status updater returns Invalid Status for online servers. check check
FIX: Entered logon credentials with non-ASCII characters may be lost when you re-open VNC Manager.
FIX: When upgrading from Windows Vista to the Windows 7 RC some customers have complained of VNC Manager license access errors.
05/25/09
4.5.9.0
   
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: UltraVNC deployment package has been updated to the v1.0.5.6. check  
FIX: When upgrading from Windows Vista to the Windows 7 RC some customers have complained of VNC Manager license access errors.
FIX: Minor bug fixes
03/30/09
4.5.8.2
   
FIX: RDP Viewer: Fails establish connection to a TS server with Network Level Authentication enabled. check check
FIX: Dynamic Search Folders: Discovered SSH servers appears as a separate registered computer with " :0" name postfix check  
03/09/09
4.5.8.0
   
NEW: TightVNC 1.3.10 deployment support. check  
02/25/09
4.5.7.0
   
FIX: Under certain circumstances the VNC Manager could crash if the Themes service is not running. check check
FIX: VNC viewer stops rendering screen updates after UltraVNC file transfer window is closed.
FIX: "Show Confirm reload file list" checkbox resets to its default value after the VNC Manager restart.
02/04/09
4.5.6.0
   
NEW: Ability to edit listening VNC viewer connection settings. Support for incoming connections with DSM RC4 encryption. check  
FIX: Disconnect from Telnet button is visible in RDP, VNC, and SSH viewers.
FIX: Quick Connect dialog doesn't initialize the Address field with select computer address.
FIX: Closing Ping window while ping is in progress causes application crash.
FIX: Cannot open more than one VNC viewer window with DSM encryption enabled.
FIX: VNC Deployment Wizard: UltraVNC 1.0.5.3 deployment package has been updated to include VNC viewer 1.0.5.4
01/14/09
4.5.5.0
   
NEW: Built-in SSH client. check  
NEW: Built-in Telnet client. check check
NEW: RDP client: Windows 2008 TS Getaway server support. check check
NEW: VNC viewer: UltraVNC 1.0.5 server multi-monitor features support. check check
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: RealVNC deployment package was updated to the v4.1.3. check  
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: UltraVNC deployment package was updated to the v1.0.5.3. check  
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: Ability to upload custom DSM RC4 key during UltraVNC 1.0.5.3 deployment. check  
NEW: Computers Registration Wizard: Import Active Directory computers and replicate OUs hierarchy as in form of registered computers groups. check  
NEW: Dynamic Search Folders: Scan for online SSH servers and detect version of the SSH software installed. check  
NEW: Dynamic Search Folders: Active Directory scan: ability to specify multiple OUs to scan. check  
NEW: Rename remote computer. Previously this feature was available is part of Join Domain/Workgroup operation. Now it can be executed as a standalone action. check  
NEW: External Tools: Added several new substitution variables. check  
NEW: Copy Registered Computer Settings command allows you to copy registered computer settings to other registered computers. check check
NEW: Group tree folders and registered computers list show an icon show a special icon to indicate their settings inheritance mode. check check
NEW: Redesigned Registered Computer properties window. check
NEW: A whole bunch of usability enhancements. check check
07/10/08
4.0.14.0
   
NEW: Remote Exec: Execute remote command by connecting to a SSH server (works with SSH server running on any operating system).  
NEW: Remote Exec: Execute command via Windows Remote Management interface.  
NEW: Remote Exec: Allows to set command execution timeout.  
NEW: Export/Import Action Script/External/Remote/ tools.  
FIX: VNC Password Wizard: Error appears while you try to switch between the wizard pages.  
FIX: VNC viewer fails to repaint itself properly when screen stretching mode is turned on.
06/19/08
4.0.13.0
   
NEW: Remote Exec: Support for multi-threaded execution. You can execute a tool on up to 5 computers simultaneously.  
FIX: Remote Exec: Several minor fixes.  
FIX: Terminal Services Manager fails to establish connection to Windows 2008 Server/Vista computers.  
06/06/08
4.0.12.0
   
NEW: VNC Deployment Wizard: Support for UltraVNC 1.0.4 R16 deployment.  
NEW: VNC Password Wizard: Support for UltraVNC 1.0.4.  
NEW: Microsoft Virtual Server 2005 client has been updated with R2 SP1 release binaries.  
FIX: VNC Deployment Wizard: Fails to set UltraVNC MsLogon ACL when deploying to a 64-bit computer.  
FIX: Manage Installed Software: Fails to fetch installed 32-bit applications list installed on a 64-bit computer.
09/19/07
3.6.23.0
   
FIX: Security fix CVE-2007-2526
FIX: Other minor fixes
05/21/08
4.0.11.0
   
NEW: Support for Terminal Server console connections using RDP v6.1 client (XP SP3, Vista SP1, W2K8)
NEW: Query MAC address of the computers located on a different network segment. More info...  
NEW: As requested by many long time VNC Manager users: ability to switch between having close (x) button on each viewer tab or to have single (X) button located at the end of the tab row.
FIX: Canceling Master Password prompt dialog could result in the application crash.  
04/25/08
4.0.10.0
   
v4.0 Final release notes
10/01/07
3.6.24.0
   
FIX: vncmanager.exe process stays in memory if you close VNC Manager main window. This only happens when there is an active SSH port-forwarded VNC connection.  
FIX: The application may become unresponsive when rebooting, shutting down or performing logoff of a remote computer controlled via VNC connection.
FIX: Scrollbars aren't visible after establishing connection to a VNC server with screen resolution larger than VNC Manager VNC viewer window size.
FIX: GDI handle leak when running VNC session in "screen-stretch" mode. The leak could result in the application crash.
FIX: Computer status updater returns "Invalid" status for valid online VNC servers.
09/19/07
3.6.23.0
   
FIX: Security fix CVE-2007-2526
FIX: Other minor fixes
06/12/07
3.6.20.0
   
NEW: "Set RDP screen size to VNC Manager client area" setting added to RDP connection properties.
FIX: Several fixes related to running RDP viewer in a separate window.
FIX: Remote Exec fails to upload support files.  
FIX: Remote Exec fails to execute CMD scripts.  
03/07/07
3.6.16.0
   
3.6 Final release notes