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Latest updates and bug fixes:

Service 5.1.0.66, Website 5166

  • Fixed: Bug in CSV import when using an non existing scanserver name.
  • Fixed: Adding multiple asset relations with equal date fields fails.

Service 5.1.0.65, Website 5165

  • Fixed: Unable to save manual asset changes in IE8.

Service 5.1.0.64, Website 5164

  • Fixed: Rare website crash if the default system date separator is set incorrectly in the registry.

Service 5.1.0.63, Website 5163

  • Fixed: Error when manually adding a new asset.

Service 5.1.0.62, Website 5162

  • Added: Comments to DRAC connections.
  • Changed: Autorefresh of scanstatus widget.
  • Changed: Better performance when locating duplicate assets on large SQL server databases.
  • Fixed: Double entries in vmware guests.
  • Fixed: SNMP: 10Gb are interfaces displayed as 4Gb.
  • Fixed: Not all VMware physical network interfaces are displayed.
  • Fixed: Parsing error in user OU widget.
  • Fixed: Incorrect serialnumber for some Acer monitor models.

Service 5.1.0.60, Website 5160

  • Updated cleanup query for better performance on single core machines.

Service 5.1.0.59, Website 5159, Lspush 5.2.0.21

  • Added: SQL Server 2014 Support.
  • Added: Snmp credentials force v1 or v2.
  • Changed: Solaris serial number scanning.
  • Changed: Lower memory usage when scanning large IP ranges.
  • Fixed: Bug: Mass change gives sets incorrect assetunique for windows computers if the domain is changed.
  • Fixed: Warranties without start date are incorrect displayed.
  • Fixed: Lansweeper service cannot start if the HTTP service is in "stopping" state.
  • Fixed: Duplicated Mac addresses for one switch port are now ignored.
  • Fixed: Adding assets to location freezes browser in internet explorer.
  • Fixed: Vlan contexts for Cisco switches.
  • Fixed: Lspush shows partial username if the current logged on user has spaces in his name.
  • Fixed: Some documents could not be attached to licenses.
  • Fixed: Incorrect Acer serial number for some monitor models.
  • Fixed: Internet explorer shows incorrect registry version number.
  • Fixed: Vmware does not save macaddresses for Linux network adapters type 4001/4002.
  • Fixed: Incorrect waittime documentation link win32_pagefile.
  • Fixed: Active scanning scans old computer which are no longer on the network.
  • Fixed: Lspush displays incorrect Microsoft serial number for some software.
  • Fixed: Invalid SNMP results for vlan membership.
  • Fixed: Import assets fails if there are columns deleted from the excel template.
  • Fixed: Manually created Windows assets have an incorrect assetunique.

Service 5.1.0.55, Website 5155

  • Added: Solaris model scanning if smbios is not enabled.
  • Fixed: Rescan does not work if a windows computer is only using Ipv6.
  • Fixed: Add event filter checksum problem.
  • Fixed: Snmp problem when scanning Supermicro server.
  • Fixed: Solaris MAC address bug.

Service 5.1.0.54, Website 5154

  • Fixed: Long running query in upgradescript.
  • Fixed: Javascript error in asset mapping page.

Service 5.1.0.53, Website 5153, Lspush 5.2.0.8

  • Added: Improved AIX support.
  • Added: QR codes are now available in Lansweeper standard.
  • Added: Scan MACaddresses in AIX and OpenBSD.
  • Added: Sorting relations on user detail page.
  • Added: Improved HP-UX support.
  • Added: Linux default gateway scanning.
  • Added: IPv6 support for Lspush.
  • Changed: Display tblAssetCustom.Comments field on Windows asset pages even if asset is "not scanned".
  • Changed: DRAC scanning: increased timeout.
  • Fixed: Some Redhat versions are recognised as Xen.
  • Fixed: Computer rename detection doesn't migrate relations.
  • Fixed: Invalid mac addresses are scanned with snmp.
  • Fixed: Unknown toner remaining for Lexmark printers.
  • Fixed: SNMP scanning uses fqdn instead of hostname on windows computers.
  • Fixed: IE aborts pinging of assets when many assets are selected.
  • Fixed: Search filter on date values give incorrect results.
  • Fixed: Dell DirectLine warranties are now ignored.
  • Fixed: Rare race condition in IE and Chrome.
  • Fixed: Lspush does not detect IE8-9.
  • Fixed: Exporting a report does now work after sorting on ping column.
  • Fixed: IP Range Scanning Schedule cosmetic problem in IE.
  • Fixed: Yealink voip phones type T26 MAC address support.
  • Fixed: Fixed monitors canning for Windows 2000 OS.
  • Fixed: Xerox WorkCentre 7855 : no hostname in snmp.
  • Fixed: Fixed uptime duplicate entries in LSpush.
  • Fixed: Serials incorrect for Acer X193W monitors.
  • Fixed: Monitor scanning: ignore teamviewer monitor.
  • Fixed: Checksum problem in (IE10/11).
  • Installer: Changed security to admins/system for service and IISExpress folder.

Service 5.1.0.50, Website 5150

  • Changed: Wake On Lan: use don't fragment flag.
  • Fixed: Performance issue related to eventlog cleanup.
  • Fixed: Linux used incorrect Mac address on systems with multiple network cards.
  • Fixed: SNMP: Windows CE is incorrectly detected as printer if printer SNMP software is installed.
  • Fixed: Duplicate for some HP Color Laserjet models.
  • Fixed: cyrillic groupname title display issue.

Service 5.1.0.49, Website 5149

  • Added: Mass edit scan server column.
  • Added: Wake On Lan Direct IP Address broadcast.
  • Added: Infiniband MAC address blacklisted.
  • Fixed: Some Linux MAC addresses not are not saved.
  • Fixed: Dell DRAC not detected if there is an empty ElementName in the DRAC config.
  • Fixed: Huge memory usage when scanning switches.
  • Fixed: Error when mapping SNMP credentials.
  • Fixed: Windows CE machine incorrectly detected as printer.

Service 5.1.0.45, Website 5145, Lspush 5.1.0.58

  • Added: Support for SQL 2012 serial numbers.
  • Added: Support for unique Packard Bell monitor serial numbers.
  • Added: ARP MacAddress scan support for servers with multiple networkcards/subnets.
  • Added: "never delete by cleanup options" added to Mass change option.
  • Added: Extra information for Mac network cards.
  • Added: Cleanup of redundant eventlog entries.
  • Added: Better Vlan support for switch scanning.
  • Added: Linksys router detection.
  • Changed: Speed improvements IP range scanning.
  • Changed: Speed improvements in Windows asset rescanning.
  • Changed: Import assets set max to 10000.
  • Changed: Improvements to device duplicate checks.
  • Changed: Connected assets are now grouped per port on switch detail pages.
  • Changed: When importing csv files, all relevant lock fields are set in the custom fields.
  • Changed: On RPC error, multiple credentials are tested because in some rare cases the remote computer reports the incorrect error message.
  • Changed: Some custom actions now use "shellexec.vbs" instead of "Explorer.exe"
  • Changed: Wake On Lan can now send to a different subnet.
  • Fixed: Lspush: incorrect windows 2012 Serial number.
  • Fixed: Eventlog alerts are not updated when changing only one filter field.
  • Fixed: SNMP switch portname cannot be saved in IE.
  • Fixed: Warranty scanning does not work on servers with the Turkish culture.
  • Fixed: Non-active computers are shown in SQL server license reports.
  • Fixed: SQL databases are not scanned when SQL server is running in 32 bit on a 64 bit system.
  • Fixed: Some Dell warranties show no service description.
  • Fixed: Some images are not shown when Lansweeper is running in a virtual folder on full IIS.
  • Fixed: Weekdays are not correct in the uptime calendar on the first month of a year.
  • Fixed: Display issue in user actions screen.
  • Fixed: Can't add group on assets page (checksum problem)
  • Fixed: File and registry information is not updated when using lspush with .tsv files in import mode.
  • Fixed: Empty fields in AD do not update correctly.
  • Fixed: Duplicate monitor problem when computers are scanned with Lspush and Active scanning.
  • Fixed: Generating a QR code does not work for all serial numbers.
  • Fixed: Problem with invalid dates when importing csv.
  • Fixed: Error when adding user relations for users with special html characters in their name.
  • Fixed: Some mac addresses have invalid prefix characters (0)
  • Fixed: Manual creation of an asset does not populate tblassetmacaddresses.
  • Fixed: Linux asset page does not show all network cards.
  • Fixed: Incorrect link when searching for user OU's.
  • Fixed: IP exclusions are not used when rescanning a device.
  • Fixed: SNMPv3 not using SHA1.
  • Fixed: Arista switch only shows 1 connection.
  • Fixed: Incorrect MAC addresses in OSX.
  • Fixed: Solaris not displaying CPU and Memory.
  • Fixed: Only the first Mac Address is used for Linux - Switch mapping.

Service 5.1.0.31, Website 5131

  • Added: Wake On Lan UDP port is now configurable.
  • Added: Scan status widget shows free database size for SQLCE and SQL Express.
  • Added: When clicking on an asset location, the active asset is shown in a different color.
  • Fixed: Clicking on “Add credentials” shows a javascript error in IE9 in compatibility mode.
  • Fixed: "Asset relations" title is not visible in some browser.
  • Fixed: Display problem in IE in user actions pane.
  • Fixed: Asset locations are now sorted in the dropdown box.
  • Fixed: SSH is now scanned for Dell DRAC with SNMP enabled.

Service 5.1.0.29, Website 5130

  • Fixed: unable to manually save some scanned windows assets.

Service 5.1.0.28, Website 5128, Lspush 5.1.0.50

  • Movie with new screenshots: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9562ROXTjOs
  • CMDB: possibility to link assets to other assets and users.
  • Monitors are automatically scanned as a new asset and are linked to their connected Windows computer.
  • New web role: Edit licenses, access to menu “Licenses”
  • SQL Server License compliance reporting.
  • Support for SNMP v3 credentials.
  • Reworked credentials mapping screen.
  • UPS SNMP discovery.
  • Support for Windows 8.1
  • Support for Windows 2012 R2
  • Individual users accounts can now be added to web roles.
  • Custom field types can now be changed (checkbox, combobox, textbox, ...)
  • Detailed uptime/downtime scanning for Windows computers.
  • "On demand scanning": you can add IP addresses, ranges, hostnames into a textbox and press "scan now"
  • Configuration: possibility to add/change asset states (non-active, broken, ...)
  • Added WMI class Win32_TPM
  • Added WMI class Win32_EncryptableVolume
  • Added WMI class Win32_Winsat
  • Added FirmwareRevision,SerialNumber, S.M.A.R.T status for hard disks.
  • Automatic scanning of SQL server serial numbers.
  • Added scanning of Share NTFS permissions.
  • Internet explorer version automatically added to list of installed software if the information is not available in the add/remove programs list.
  • Rename detection for windows computers based on model,serial number, mac address.
  • Better support to detect if antivirus software is installed (windows defender, …)
  • Possibility to import assets from csv file.
  • Scheduled rescan of assets based on asset type or asset group (ex: rescan all printers every 4 hours, rescan group “myservers” every 8 hours)
  • Optionally scan existing devices (printers, switches, …) on dns name instead of IP address.
  • Optional recurring IP Address Range Scanning (rescan 192.168.1.0/24 every 2 hours)
  • Switch port mapping now keeps a history of the last active device connected to a port even if the device is offline at the time of the scan.
  • Manually add the labels/port names of a switch.
  • Create and print QR codes for assets.
  • Added active directory users group membership
  • Added extra active directory user fields:HomePhone,Pager,IpPhone,State,HomePage,HomeDirectory,ProfilePath,LogonScript,whenCreated,whenChanged, EmployeeID, EmployeeNumber, EmployeeType,Division, Info
  • Added active directory manager/direct report relations.
  • Added "Asset locations", upload a picture/map and place your assets in the correct location.
  • Cleanup options now trigger all assets, not only windows computers.
  • Mass edit assets from the edit asset page, select multiple assets and apply mass changes.
  • Lspush can now scan files and registry keys when used offline: Files.tsv and registry.tsv (tab separated) must be placed in the same folder as lspush.
  • Lspush now scans SQL server and Hyper-V information and all other new 5.1 classes.
  • New reports
    Asset: Harddrive S.M.A.R.T. Status
    Asset: Harddrive S.M.A.R.T. Status not OK
    Asset: Harddrive Serial Number
    Asset: Warranty Status
    Asset: Windows Experience Index
    Computer: Encryptable Volumes
    Computer: Trusted Platform Modules
    Warranty scanning status
    Switch port connections
    Asset: Out of Warranty
    Asset: Out of Warranty in 60 days
  • New web role: Wake On Lan, access to mass Wake On Lan all selected assets.
  • Database maintenance tool to backup\shrink\repair corrupt SQL compact databases.
  • Conversion tool to migrate from SQL compact to SQL server.
  • Upload user pictures directly from the website.
  • Link a picture to an asset.
  • User thumbnails pictures are automatically retrieved from active directory during scanning.
  • Upon service restart, active scanning remembers the last date it ran instead of looking back 14 days.
  • Printers: Non empty toners without detailed toner information are now shown as “OK”.
  • New webrole “Run database scripts”.
  • Support for Ricoh toner scanning.
  • Support for non-standard printer serial numbers.
  • Export and rescan now only export filtered results instead of the complete report.
  • SystemSKU scanning.
  • Option “Never delete by cleanup options” when editing asset.
  • Linux PCI cards: use device name and subsystem name.
  • Support for Hyper-V scanning on Windows 2012 R2.
  • HP monitor warranty lookup.
  • Alienware warranty lookup.

Service 5.0.0.81, Website 5081

  • Show asset groups on asset page even if asset has never been successfully scanned.
  • Internet explorer 11 ActiveX fix.
  • SNMP switch scanning now uses interface alias and name before using description.
  • Reworked the software authorization screen with paging.
  • Empty lspush files are no longer imported.
  • Speed improvements when importing many lspush files.
  • Fixed: display issue with long eventlog sources in the eventlog widget.
  • Fixed: bug in Toshiba warranty scanning.
  • Fixed: Duplicate problem with Riverbed Steelhead virtual MAC addresses.
  • Fixed: Duplicate problem with WatchDog 15 devices.
  • Fixed: minor display problem on user detail page.

Service 5.0.0.79, Website 5079

  • Windows groups and user information is no longer scanned on domain controllers to increase performance.
  • Active scanning and rescan now also looks at the credentials defined for an IP range.
  • Blacklisted various special Mac addresses which caused duplicate devices.
  • Fixed: Firefox plugin no longer works in Firefox version 22
  • Fixed: Bug in Fujitsu warranty tracking.

Service 5.0.0.78, Website 5078

  • Fixed: active directory users with some special characters could not be scanned.
  • Fixed: error generated on asset page for some manually entered warranty dates.
  • Fixed: lspush files with nonvalid unicode text could not be imported.
  • Fixed: several minor display issues.

Service 5.0.0.77, Website 5077

  • Fixed: minor display error in memory type.
  • Fixed: minor authentication problems in firstrun wizard.

Lspush 5.0.0.49

  • Added compression to make the lspush.exe executable smaller.

Service 5.0.0.76, Website 5076

  • Scheduled eventlog scanning now has a high priority in the scanning queue.
  • Better support for multicast mac addresses.
  • Changed the way passwords are validated in the firstun wizard.
  • Added: software scanning on solaris.
  • Added: Better detection for Drac and IMM
  • Fixed: Reverse lookup problem when using OpenDNS and IP range scanning.
  • Fixed: Upon rescan the IP address of Windows computers is not updated on the asset page.
  • Fixed: Incorrect Windows 8 serial number scanned.
  • Fixed: Active scanning doe not work if domain controllers are located in an OU that contains a slash in the display name.
  • Fixed: Possible XXS in report builder.
  • Fixed: Lastseen/Lasttried date is not updated when doing scheduled eventlog scanning.
  • Fixed: Report filtering does not work in IE when using some unicode characters.
  • Fixed: Several small reportbuilder problems.

Lspush 5.0.0.48

  • Fixed: Incorrect Windows 8 serial number scanned.

Service 5.0.0.69, Website 5069

  • Added: New widget: "Report search"
  • Added: New widget: "Twitter search"
  • Added: New widget: "Iframe"
  • Added: Solaris scanning.
  • Added: Linux PCI card scanning.
  • Added: Linux System enclosure scanning.
  • Added: Asset states to asset menu.
  • Added: DNS name and FQDN name are now editable.
  • Added: "Save as" option for reports.
  • Improved duplicate device detection for devices with multiple network cards.
  • Improved device tester and connection tester.
  • Changed all confirmation boxes to overlays.
  • Fixed: SQL connection is not closed when a report contains an error.
  • Fixed: upgraded reports with "#" in the name cannot be opened.
  • Fixed: Apple Mac information cannot be scanned when located behind a proxy server.
  • Fixed: Sorting problems in some default reports.
  • Fixed: Display problem if more than 90 scanning servers are used.
  • Fixed: Multiple report builder problems.
  • Fixed: Edit asset displays incorrect scanserver.
  • Fixed: Unicode Apple Mac information displays incorrectly.
  • Fixed: Apple Mac software information cannot be retrieved on some installations.
  • Fixed: Rescan of an asset ignores the NoSSH option.
  • Fixed: Several minor display issues.

Service 5.0.0.60, Website 5060

  • Added: Toshiba warranty scanning.
  • Added: RSS reader feed lookup.
  • Added: Improved Linux SSH scanning.
  • Added: New widget "Scanserver Assets Overview" (Enterprise version)
  • Added: Automatically .reg file generation to configure custom actions in IE.
  • Added: Linux serial and OS to asset page.
  • Added: Basic ILO and Drac assettype detection based on http headers.
  • Added: Better Xen server detection.
  • Added: Much better performance when viewing switch asset pages.
  • Fixed: Dashboard compliance does not work for upgraded v 4.x reports.
  • Fixed: Rescan does not work when run on upgraded v4.x reports.
  • Fixed: Incorrect sortorder in reports after pinging all assets.
  • Fixed: Several minor graphic glitches.
  • Fixed: User pictures report does not show images when the website runs on a virtual folder.
  • Fixed: Duplicate problem in table tblassetcustom.
  • Fixed: Duplicate Records in License Report.
  • Fixed: Not all databases are shown for each SQL server.
  • Fixed: Allowed searching for html characters"<>"
  • Fixed: Rescan does not work if the assets has no scanserver defined.
  • Fixed: Several report builder problems.
  • Fixed: Several IE8 display problems.
  • Fixed: Actions do not work in IE when using Chrome frame.
  • Fixed: Removed "Dell digital delivery" date from Warranty check.
  • Fixed: Bug when adding Software licenses that contain duplicates.
  • Fixed: Quote stripped in WOL action.
  • Fixed: Not all date fields on the edit asset page use the correct date format.
  • Fixed: E-mail alerts are now send in UTF8 to display non-ascii characters.
  • Fixed: Not all networkadapters are scanned on Hyper-v virtual machines.
  • Fixed: When exporting upgraded reports to excel the field "computerunique" is not correctly translated.

Lspush 5.0.0.27

  • Fixed: NumberOfCores processor field is empty.
  • Fixed: Not all networkadapters are scanned on Hyper-v virtual machines.

Service 5.0.0.52, Website 5052

  • New: Better support for SIP phone and SIP PBX scanning.
  • New: Better support for Cisco switches serial number scanning.
  • New: Paging maximum now has the option to show "all"
  • Updated Device tester.
  • Updated Connection tester.
  • Fixed bug: Several display problems in report builder.
  • Fixed bug: Scanning status widget shows cached or outdated information in some IE versions.
  • Fixed bug: Opera report layout fix.
  • Fixed bug: Link for asset locations does not work if location name contains "+".
  • Fixed bug: The connection was closed by the server. Make sure you are connecting to an SSH or SFTP server.
  • Fixed bug: Hashing functions are now FIPS compliant.
  • Fixed bug: Scanning queue seems to be stuck when scanning more than the allowed assets for the license.
  • Fixed bug: Description lock in "edit asset" page does not save.
  • Fixed bug: Credentials are not refreshed when changing the start/end of an IP range.
  • Fixed bug: Linux servers with SNMP enabled are not scanned by SHH.
  • Fixed bug: Several "cosmetic" fixes for IE7.

Service 5.0.0.48, Website 5049

  • Fixed bug: Search for software names with "++" in the text doesn't work.
  • Fixed bug: Export for Linux and Mac reports are blank.
  • Fixed bug: Drilldown for "model" and "manufacturer" reports give blank results.
  • Fixed bug: Asset history page crashes on invalid datetime.
  • Fixed bug: Linux scanning, manufacturer is sometimes blank.
  • Fixed bug: Error importing some lspush files on SQL 2000 with case sensitive server collation.
  • Fixed bug: Several "cosmetic" fixes.

Website 5046

  • Update notice will only be displayed if user is in the configurators group.
  • Asset comments are now editable.
  • Date format yyyy/MM/dd changed to yyyy-MM-dd.
  • Fixed bug: License Compliance Report - Issues with French "Entreprise" versions.
  • Fixed bug: Firefox display problem with "&" symbol.
  • Fixed bug: Paging not visible on reports when in trial mode.
  • Fixed bug: Case sensitive parameters in report web50getScantime.
  • Fixed bug: Event source selection does not work when using a virtual folder.
  • Fixed bug: Username is used in actions instead of CN field.
  • Fixed bug: Several "cosmetic" and spelling fixes.
  • Fixed bug: Rescan Assets does not work after searching for a specific software name.

Service 5.0.0.44, Website 5044

  • Changed "All Reports" and report.aspx layout and sorting order.
  • Support for Aastra IP Phone scanning.
  • You can now clear the global SSH and VMware credentials.
  • Standard license can now be used with SQL server and SQL compact.
  • Fixed bug: The input is not a valid Base-64 string when configuring the Chart widget in Chrome or Safari browser.
  • Fixed bug: Incorrect display when group name contains "&"
  • Fixed bug: Ip scanning hangs on "EasyCoder PM4i" devices.
  • Fixed bug: Errors on case sensitive SQL server collation with case insensitive database.
  • Fixed bug: SSH credential check error in IE9.
  • Improved performance report: Web50getnonactive.
  • Improved performance report: web40replocaladmin.

Lansweeper 5.0 initial release

  • Optimized database schema (database that's up to 70% smaller, depending on scanned data)
  • Multi database support: SQL server or SQL compact
  • Standalone configuration tool is removed and integrated into the website.
  • Customizable dashboard with widgets.
  • Map assets to custom groups.
  • Add documents to assets.
  • Add comments to assets.
  • Add/edit assets on the webpage.
  • 20 Custom fields for all assets.
  • Scan/rescan, check scanning queue from the website.
  • Customizable portal per user.
  • Role based user access.
  • Possibility/API to create custom dashboard widgets.
  • Linux hardware/software scanning.
  • Apple Mac hardware/software scanning.
  • VMware hosts scanning.
  • Hyper-V hosts scanning.
  • Snmp device network configuration scanning.
  • Switch port to asset network card mapping.
  • Asset uptime scanning.
  • Active directory user scanning (sync user details from Organizational Units)
  • Improved software and OS license tracking.
  • Multiple scanning credentials per domain/IP range/asset.
  • "Live" report filtering.
  • Dell express service code.
  • Ping status on asset page.
  • Ping all assets from within a report.
  • Support for SSL smtp server (Gmail)
  • Asset warranty scanning for Dell, HP, Lenovo, IBM, Fijutsi
  • SQL server and database inventory.

Service 4.2.0.90

  • Fixed: Response chunk format is invalid when scanning some cisco IP phones.
  • Fixed: Mac address is 00:00:00:00:00:00 for some linux machines.

Website 4034

  • Fixed: CSV export uses incorrect date format.

Database schema 19

  • Windows 8 support
  • Windows 2012 support

Service 4.2.0.86

Lspush 1.0.0.194

  • Fixed bug in 32 bit msiinstaller software scanning on 64 bit systems.
  • Office 2010 & Office 2007 Product license correction

Service 4.2.0.82

  • Fixed: Active directory cleanup gives unexpected results when there are domains and workgroups with the same name.
  • Fixed: Active directory lookup not working when multiple users are logged on to a terminal server.

Lsremote 4.1.0.15

  • Upgraded to the latest vnc version which fixes some known problems on windows 7 machines.

Service 4.2.0.77

  • Added: Fallback to NTLM authentication for active scanning if Kerberos fails (a local error occurred)
  • Added: SSH scanning tries to scan the Mac address of linux machines.
  • Fixed: Some switches return "null" instead of an snmp OID.
  • Fixed: Last user not always scanned when using IP range scanning.

Lspush 1.0.0.175

  • Fixed: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE key scanning on 64 bit machines problem.
  • Fixed: Array fields are sometimes returned without any results (IPaddress)
  • Added: Reading of REG_MULTI_SZ values.

Website 4033

  • Fixed: Error in custom reports when deviceunique field is used without field devicekey.
  • Fixed: Sort problem for some software names.

Service version 4.2.0.70

  • Fixed: Bug in stdreg enumvalues prevent scanning of empty registry keys with only a default value.
  • Added: Not supported is now shown when trying to scan REG_BINARY registry values.
  • Fixed: Insert record for tblcompcustom does not always work for lspush.
  • Fixed: Some computers are placed in the wrong domain/workgroup based on faulty nbtstat entries.
  • Fixed: A faulty MAC address of 00:00:00:00:00:00 is returned by SNMP for some Zebra printers, resulting in multiple devices being recognized as one.
  • Lspush: 1.0.0.161 : Fixed: The /showresult parameter does not always return feedback.

Service version 4.2.0.68

  • E-mailing of reports now logs failures and success when debug is set to “1”
  • Fix: Some specific printer fields are returning "null" (string) values, which cannot be converted to integers. This results in a failure to scan the device.
  • Fix: The cleanup option "Automatically make non-active computers active when they are rescanned" is not executed for computers scanned with LsPush.
  • Fix: Some cisco IP phones are not discovered due to a timeout when downloading the webpage.
  • Fix: Http scanning does not work when the default proxy server requires authentication.
  • Fix: Increased eventlog scans from 100 to 500 per batch.

Website version 4032

  • Fixed error in search page when memory modules returning an empty string..

Service version 4.2.0.63

  • Several installer fixes.
  • Software scanning of certain 64-bit systems returns the error "Software: Index was outside the bounds of the array."
  • Alternate way of getting the remote logged on user for windows XP systems.
  • Small bugfixes in Lsmanage.exe.
  • Remote uninstall does not always works correctly on some 64 bit systems.

Website version 4031

  • Fixed error when searching for certain IP ranges.

Service version 4.2.0.60

  • Registry current user key scanning not always working.
  • Some software is incorrectly scanned for msi installers. (lspush and service)
  • SSH scanning hangs in some rare conditions.
  • Fixed: Deleting mail groups also deletes all reports the group is assigned to.
  • Upgrade fails When using Integrated Security=true instead of Integrated Security=SSPI
  • When opening configuration console on computer with 2 monitors, login screen is not shown in the middle of the current screen.
  • New: Support for Cisco IP phone scanning.
  • Automatic rename of server to fix error :multiple scanning servers requires the enterprise version.
  • Updated ultidev webserver which fixes some known problems with DCOM.
  • Not all software packages found under Add/Remove Programs are shown in Remote Uninstall on 64 bit systems.
  • Fixed: Remote screenshot shows an old screenshot of the computer instead of giving an error when the computer is unavailable.
  • Fixed: Remote screenshot fails to delete temporary folder on remote system.

Website version 4030

  • Fixed incorrect currency in license overview pages.
  • Fixed printer out of toner reports.

Service version 4.2.0.54

  • Fixed bug in eventlog mailing.

Website version 4029

  • Fixed error on Computer model page.

Service version 4.2.0.52

  • User persistent mapped drives scanning.
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER registry key scanning.
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER software scanning.
  • Device mac addresses are now scanned with Snmp.
  • Snmp version 2 support for device scanning.
  • Option to delete old computer logon history.
  • Devices with closed ports can now be scanned based on Mac address.
  • Monitor manufactured date changed to "real" date.
  • Software install date changed to "real" date.
  • Eventlog scanning now scans only errors by default (this can be changed in the configuration tool)
  • 32 bit serial numbers are now automatically scanned on 64 bit systems. (no need to include "wow6432node")
  • Software detail screen for a computer can now be exported to excel,xml,csv
  • Active directory lookups are now cached for improved performance.
  • Active scanning waittime change from 8 hours to 20 hours.
  • Unique field for devices changed to mac address (where possible), "roaming" devices are detected.
  • Instant configuration refresh on changes. (no need to wait 15 minutes)
  • Improved device vendor detection.
  • Improved windows detection with IP range scanning.
  • Various memory and speed optimalisations.
  • Lspush.exe (located in lansweeper\client folder)
  • Installer now uses UWS webserver as default instead of IIS express.
  • Fixed bug: Service hangs on windows 2008 R2 when aborting some scans.
  • Fixed bug: Timeout in webconsole history screen.
  • Fixed bug: incorrect mac address returned by some routers.
  • Fixed bug: website error in Turkish culture.
  • Fixed bug: alternate credentials in IP range scanning not always working.

Service version 4.1.0.35

  • Fixed a credential bug in IP range scanning.
  • Fixed a bug in http output of the service.
  • Fixed a rare service deadlock condition.

Service version 4.1.0.29

  • Fixed an authentication problem for some untrusted domains.
  • Fixed a bug in active directory users cleanup.

Service version 4.1.0.27

  • Fixed a bug in Adobe software scanning.

Service version 4.1.0.21

  • Improved software scanning. (faster scanning, much less network traffic)
  • Software version now shows the exact same version as in "add/remove programs"
  • Fixed bug in cleanup actions.
  • Fixed bug in eventlog scanning which gave duplicates in some time zones.
  • Fixed bug : ip address of some scanned computers is blank.
  • Installer changed to unicode.
  • Fixed several installer problems.
  • Lansweeper build-in webserver has been replaced by IIS express (which supports integrated authentication)
  • Fixed problem with lsremote.exe crashing on windows 2008 R2
  • Remove port 445 check from remote screenshot, remote uninstall and remote control.

Service version 4.1.0.18

  • Sql log file is automatically shrunk after long running cleanup operations.

Website version 4020

  • Fixed IP sorting bug.
  • Added "update" check for new versions.

Service version 4.1.0.16

  • Fixed bug: Set computers to non-active if disabled in active directory not always working
  • Fixed bug: Device serial numbers are cleared after update of the device.
  • Fixed bug: Linux servers in some languages cannot be scanned.
  • Increased timeout for eventlog scanning.

Config tool 4.1.0.127

  • Fixed bug: Timeout in IP exclusions in lsmanage.exe.

Website version 4019

  • Fixed bug: Date sorting with empty dates.

Service version 4.1.0.14

  • Fixed bug which caused workgroup scanning to loop sometimes.

Config tool 4.1.0.121

  • You can now add and change all device types.
  • Workgroup scanning moved to different tab.
  • Added scrollbar in the menu panel.
  • Fixed bug which made it impossible to save some fields.

Website version 4018

  • Added searching for ordernumber for computers and devices.
  • Added search for all custom fields for computers and devices.
  • Added searching for serialnumber for devices.
  • Added searching for barcode for devices.
  • Devices without an IP address can now be added.
  • Changed report: Not Latest Service Pack Win2008 R2 to service pack 1
  • Changed report: Not Latest Service Pack Windows 7 to service pack 1

Service version 4.1.0.12

  • Fixed a problem with case sensitive sql collations.

Config tool 4.1.0.117

  • Fixed: cannot save actionpath when it is updated by another user.
  • Made the "mailgroup" field in Report mailing selection a required field.

Website version 4016

  • Fixed a problem with cyrillic usernames.

Service version 4.1.0.11

  • New and faster scan engine (less database hits)
  • File scanning now scans files last changed dates
  • Printer toner volume, printed pages, serial number scanning
  • Optional Success and Information eventlog scanning & reporting
  • IPnumeric: numeric ip address field which can be used for report sorting
  • Support for %programfiles(x86)% in file scanning
  • Active scanning for workgroups.
  • Fixed problem with wrong datetime in eventlog scanning.
  • Fixed problem with hanging of http/ftp scanning.
  • Fixed RPC server crashes in windows 2008 R2.
  • Fixed CPU usage problems with scanning of large IP ranges.

Config tool 4.1.0.113

  • New design
  • Support for antivirus reports
  • Batch rescan computers & devices
  • New cleanup option: remove disabled users
  • New cleanup option: remove or make non-active disabled computers
  • Support for SMTP server authentication
  • Support for grouping by ip range (IP locations)

Website version 4015

  • Computer & Device hover box
  • Lasttried field added to computer scanning.
  • Rescan & Full scan computers & devices from the actions page
  • Rescan and full rescan buttons for all computers in a report
  • Full history timeline of changes
  • Timeline of changes per computer
  • SMBIOSAssetTag search
  • added {mac} as a device action parameter
  • Added support for yyyy-mm-dd date format
  • Ip Location naming based on subnets
  • Support for custom actions in Chrome
  • 23 new reports

Service version 4.0.0.42

  • Fixed a bug which caused the service to crash in rare conditions.

Service version 4.0.0.41

  • Fixed timeout with user search.
  • Fixed a problem with the installer on sql server 2008 64 bit.
  • Fixed a display problem in the domain overview.
  • Fixed duplicate license reports.
  • Fixed a problem with computer names longer than 15 characters.

Service version 4.0.0.40

  • Fixed problem when the scanning server was set in the Turkish locale.
  • Support for Microsoft Office 2010 license key scanning.
  • Generic Microsoft Office license key scanning (no need to enter individual registry keys anymore).
  • Scanning servers now set their last seen time according to the database server's time zone.

Service version 4.0.0.37

  • Fixed problem is adsi scheduled scanning in large networks.

Website version 4006-4007

  • Fixed problem in "add custom device" screen
  • Fixed AM/PM hour problem

Service version 4.0.0.36

  • Fixed: Adsi schedule sometimes skips enabled ranges.
  • Fixed: Ip scanning hangs on ftp port scanning.
  • Fixed: Computer names longer than 15 characters give "dns redirected to wrong name".
  • Speed enhancement in IP range scanning.
  • Sofware version longer than 100 characters are truncated.
  • Upgraded snmp library, now supports unicode characters.
  • Fixed: Some computers report the ipv6 IP instead of the ipv4 IP.
  • Fixed: Some computers are shows as NAS devices.
  • Fixed an issue where WMI returned the logged on user as domain\domain\username.

Website version 4005

  • Fixed: Computer model gives an error on blank computer vendors.
  • Fixed: Workgroup servers & workgroup computers count are switched.
  • Fixed: Timeout in software license screen.
  • Fixed: Database connection isn't properly closed when performing searches.
  • Fixed: Custom date fields cannot be cleared.
  • Fixed: Some date formats cannot be saved.

Database schema 5

  • Fixed: Wildcards for domain in unauthorised reports doesn't work.
  • Fixed: Workgroup servers & computers count queries.

Service version 4.0.0.27

  • Set computers to non-active if not found in AD not always triggered
  • Scheduled ip scanning now always triggered at the correct time
  • Old Eventlog entries are not always deleted
  • Memory enhancement in some functions
  • Alert Reporting engine Keeps sending the same error

Website version 4004

  • Domain reports now show error computers in red and non-active computers in gray color
  • Diskspace is now in red color when less than 10% free
  • website lansweeper.DLL is now strong named
  • Fixed error in user OU list
  • Fixed unicode error in it-oslicense.aspx
  • Computer page now shows clearly when a computer is in error state
  • If Fqdn exists it is shown on the computer page
  • User actions with commas do not work
  • Fixed: Editing devices losing information in quotes
  • Speed enhancement in License compliance web page
  • Fixed Error in Computer OU Overview
  • Fixed warning for mixed content when using https and internet explorer

Database schema 4

  • Fixed problem with conficker worm report
  • Fixed problem with Monitor info Report
  • Changed database object web40Allerrors
  • Changed database object Web40getdomain
  • Changed database object web401comp
  • Windows 7 RC, NT4 server en NT 3.51 workstation added to operating system list
  • Fixed problem with report not latest service pack XP for XP x64
  • Software with an empty publisher is now shown in the software list

Service version 4.0.0.24

  • Scheduled adsi or computer scanning keeps on running after the specified schedule.
  • If you enable "refresh active directory users at night" you can lock out user accounts.
  • a disconnect of lsclient causes the webserver http://127.0.0.1:9524 to crash
  • service crashes with error "Attempted to read or write protected memory."
  • set computers to non-active if not seen in the last X days is not always triggered.
  • Optimized Device scanning processor time.
  • Samba domain usernames are not gathered.

Website version 4003

  • Freeware version can now search for usernames and see the last logged on computer.
  • Diskspace usage is now shown on the action screen.
  • User actions for usernames with commas don't work.
  • Recent changes softwareNA doesn't display computer name.

Lsmanage.exe version 4.0.0.106

  • Fixed: #Purchased and #Price gets reset to the default values when you add new software to license management.
  • Error: 00:00:00 in not a valid time
  • Error: Unable to save IP range scanning schedule

Version 4.0 changes (major update):

All versions (including freeware):

  • Completely new intuitive web interface
  • Over 200 standard reports included
  • Powersearch bar (search everything from one place)
  • Scanning of enclosure bays (chassis)
  • Multiple software license enhancements
  • Full unicode support
  • Rewritten scan engine and optimized database
  • Multiple report alert pages and customisation
  • Optional "-1" value for waittime to completely disable scanning of an item.
  • Option to change the display name of the custom fields (custom1,custom2,...)
  • Governer that kills long running and locked up scanning threads
  • New option for lsclient /scanonip to support vpn users
  • New installer that supports IIS and Lansweeper build-in webserver.
  • Integrated google software search
  • Numerous small enhancements and bug fixes

Premium:

  • Device scanning: discover routers, printers, linux, switches, ... (snmp, ssh, http, ...)
  • Windows eventlog error scanning and alert mailing
  • Hardware and software change detection + history timeline
  • Scheduled IP range scanning
  • Alert report mailing (selected reports and alerts can be automatically mailed to configurable groups)
  • Export reports to excel,csv and xml from the web interface
  • Product key scanning now supports Microsoft,Adobe and plain text keys. (300+ software key locations included)
  • Computer attached monitor scanning (model,manufacturer,serial number)
  • Linux harddisk usage scanning
  • OU scanning for active directory users
  • Enhanced active directory integration
  • Active directory cleanup actions
  • Schedule scanning of computers and ADSI paths
  • Custom user actions (reset password, unlock account,...)

Enterprise:

  • Support for multiple scanning servers with different configurations


Version 3.5.2 (update 2) changes:

Service:

  • Support for windows 7 scanning.
  • Fixed a problem in active scanning where some computers couldn't be found because of time-out's to the domain controllers.
  • Fixed a problem where only 1000 computers could be returned by a DC at one time (this gave problems in networks with over 20.000 AD objects)
  • Changed the scanning of a non-trusted domain controller from computername to fqdn.
  • Fixed and issue where some computers where placed in the wrong domain.
  • Changed the way the license key works, added an additional 25 days to the end date.
  • When browsing to http://127.0.0.1:9524 you can now see if premium is working and if active scanning is enabled.
  • Fixed a problem when incorrect information was gathered because of a wrong dns setup.
  • Some minor bug fixes and speed enhancements.

Lsclient:

  • Changed from console to windows application (no more command line popups)
  • Added extra parameter "/showresult" for testing purposes.
  • Fixed a bug where the incorrect domain name was detected.
  • Lsclient now has support for samba domains.

Lsmanage:

  • Sorting is now case insensitive.
  • Configurable timeouts for long script operations.

Website:

  • Changed Thumbimage.dll for faster thumbnail generation of user pictures.
  • The website now shows clearly when your license key expires.
  • After the license end-date you will have 25 additional days to renew your license while the service still keeps on working.

Premium tools:

  • New tool: Remote uninstall (allows you to remotely uninstall msi packages from computers)
  • Updated: Report builder now has an msaccess like interface
  • Updated: Remote control support for windows 7
  • Updated: Remote screenshot support for windows 7

Version 3.5.1 (update 1) changes:

New features

  • Firefox plugin to allow custom actions in Firefox.
  • User details screen now shows all computers where this user logged on.
  • Alternate credentials for Active scanning now also works for non-trusted domains. (This requires you to specify both the DNS name of the domain and the Netbios name)

Updated features/Bugs fixed

  • Scanning of clients has been reworked : it first tries on DNShostname (from active directory), then on Computername, then on IP address. This will solve some RPC server unavailable problems for clients with incorrect DNS settings (Hostnames resolving to the wrong IP address)
  • SQL scripting has been updated in both Lsupdate and Lsmanage to solve timeout and other problems.
  • Software and user search in the webconsole now supports unicode characters.
  • Software and user search now supports spaces " " in the dropdown box autofill.
  • Approved software with unicode characters can now be used.
  • Changing threads and listenports value now works correctly from the lsmanage tool.
  • Some reports showed "KB" where it should have been "MB".
  • IP Address field has been extended to support IPv6.
  • __vmware_user__ is now ignored as a logged on user.
  • Improved error handling when a custom actions doesn't work as expected.
  • Fixed: Service dies when SQLserver is not available for longer than 30 minutes.
  • Fixed: String or binary data would be truncated when Copy/pasting license key.
  • Fixed: Active scanning could sometimes not locate all domain controllers in a domain.
  • Fixed: Active scanning skipped computers where the DNShostname property was empty in Active directory
  • Fixed: Active scanning stopped working when an empty domain name or OU was filled in.
  • Fixed: Active scanning sometimes stopped when a domain controller was not responsive.

Version 3.5 changes:

Changes in both freeware and premium version:

  • Lansweeper can now be installed on Windows 2008 servers and on SQL 2008.
  • Most database fields have been changed to Unicode to support special characters.
  • Memory information for computers is now scanned (Banks used, speed, memory type, ...)
  • You can now use custom filled in information for all your computers (purchase date, warranty date, location, order number, ....)
  • You can now manually change the state of each scanned computer (Active,sold,stolen,broken,...) This can be used to archive old computers instead of deleting them, it can also be used to create custom reports based on the state of the computer.
  • The service status and scanned computers can now be monitored from the web interface.
  • Version information from scanned files can now be monitored from the web interface.
  • Scanned registry values can now be monitored from the web interface.
  • Database timeouts problems on slower servers have been solved.
  • Software now scans the software's install date (if applicable)
  • The computer's last know ip address has been added to the web interface and it can now be used as a parameter {ipaddress} in the custom action screen.
  • White listed activeX controls can now be added using the management console.
  • Support for Vendor support links which searches on model names instead of asset tags (Hewlett Packard,IBM,...)
  • The service now scans by default on the FQDN of the computer instead of the IP address (which sometimes caused remote lookup failures)
  • Remote registry scanning now uses WMI : this means the remote registry service is not required anymore. (it was disabled by default on vista)
  • Remote file scanning now uses WMI : this means that access to administrative fileshares "C$" is not required anymore.
  • WMI scanning speed has been improved (in our tests up to 4 times faster on some machines)
  • The service performance has been greatly improved by caching data and less hits on the database.
  • The connectiontester has been updated to scan for the needed WMI access.
  • You can now exclude certain machines from being scanned.
  • Bug fixed : Important memory leak in the scanning engine.
  • Bug fixed : Not all installed software is scanned on some machines.
  • Bug fixed : some tables could not be sorted in the web interface.
  • Bug fixed : duplicate scanned items in the database.
  • Bug fixed : custom action "open admin share" has an incorrect syntax.
  • Bug fixed : the correct FQDN name of the host is now gathered from active directory.
  • Bug fixed : if for some reason the domain could not be found, the domain "unknown" is used.
  • Various other small bugs fixed.

Changes in the premium version:

  • Remote screenshot grabber now works on vista and vista64.
  • Remote screenshot grabber now supports multiple screens.
  • Active scanning can now be configured from the GUI console instead of editing config files.
  • Serial numbers for Microsoft products can now be recovered (Windows, office, exchange, sqlserver, ...)
  • The freeware version only allows to scan the current domain (unlimited clients), the premium version can scan multiple domains and forests.
  • Active scanning can now be configured to scan only the domains you want. (not the complete forest anymore)
  • Active scanning can now be filtered to scan only certain OU's/active directory paths in a domain. (if you don't want to scan the whole domain)
  • Active scanning now scans the current logged on user. (previous version needed lsclient for this)
  • The report builder and report exporter now supports unicode fields.
  • Scanning different domains can now use alternate scan (domain\username) credentials.
  • Bug fixed : comments and company could not be scanned for active directory computers.
  • Bug fixed : the service sometimes scans on a wrong fqdn name if you use subdomains.
  • Bug fixed : memory leak in active scanning.
  • Various bugs fixed in the report builder.
  • Instead of using config files and replacing executables the premium activation now uses a license key.