upKeeper Manager 5.1 includes new functions and bug fixes which are listed below. Installation files and tools can be found on our ftp site. Included in this article you kan find technical release notes and installation documentation.
Scheduler with CRON expression
To cover a wide range of schedule types the option to use CRON expressions now exists.
Patch Tuesday scheduling now exists, with the help of CRON you can state how long after patch Tuesday the scheduler should execute.
Display computers with low CPU, Memory and disk space
Computers CPU, Memory and disk space is logged over time. You can view it on the computer in admin view. If an computer hits high cpu usage, low Memory or disc space, an automatic computer issue is created. The reporting can be adjusted inside the Hardware Issues tab inside organization settings and also inside the registry for each computer. Default values for this is 90% CPU, 10% memory, 10% disc space on the clientside. The following values can be edited inside the registry inside the settings key. All settings are string values inside the registry and look like the following:
1.1 Default value is 60 if not set.
1.2 A measuring point is recorded each minute, meaning the values will be averaged out over an hour.
2.1 Default value is 10 if not set.
3.1 Default value is 10 if not set.
4.1 default value is 90 if not set.
Synchronization of Azure AD Groups and membership.
It's now possible to synchronize groups from Azure AD. Group membership for devices synchronized from AAD will also be synchronized when enabled.
Lenovo Warrenty Information
Updated the Regex to handle certain Lenovo models better
When 2FA is active email only appears if email is registered
Previously when 2FA was active one could select email as 2FA even if an email wasn't registered. This has been fixed so the option is no longer available if there is no email registered.
Adding users from organization
The ability to add rights to users from the organization on admin view.
Showing how many computer or applications have been selected
When adding computers or applications an indicator on the page about how many has been selected have been implemented on web admin.
SMTP mail configuration max lengths
Email usernames and password support for organizations now support 255 characters instead of the usual 50 characters.
Force windows update optional command
Force Windows Update task now accepts optional command for specific windows updates
Administrator user groups Inventory
The inventory task is extended to include local administrators
Windows Update search query
Using combined statements like this documentation . It is now possible to filter out windows update on an organizational level. A new field exists for modifying the default behavior ("IsInstalled=0 and Type='Software'")
Uninstallation feature extensions
Uninstalling an app on a computer now follows more of the same processes as installs. Uninstalls are now dependent on an apps publishtime. Uninstalls are now responsive to the "Processes not allowed to run" section of an apps configuration.
Date on windows update
When a user installs an Windows update the date of the installation is logged and displayed on the admin web.
Passwords and secret keys are hidden
On the admin web password and secret keys are hidden. They should no longer be displayed in plain text.
Application Priority in Admin web
On application listings the application priority is now included.
OS version on Device listing
On admin web the OS version on Device listing is displayed if one can be found.
Persistent search filter for devices
The filtering of devices will now be persistent when switching tabs or viewing device details.
Filter on disabled status
It's now possible to search for all disabled devices
Attach file with upKeeper Logger
It's now possible to send a file via upKeeper logger. the file will be available for download in a listing on the device's advanced tab.
License Roof on application
The limit on applications now works as intended. One can now set an application roof and more computers can no longer be added to that application if the roof has been hit. Note that 0 licenses is being treated as unlimited licenses.
Cancel application installation
A patch for canceling an application installation, it should no longer cancel all installations until restarted of client.
Scheduling task in correct format
Schedule tasks now reports time in an acceptable UTC format.
UltraVNC updated configure file format
Updated UltraVNC to use UTF-8.
Searching on users in upKeeper web always shows upKeeper admin user
Searching on users in the admin section of upKeeper web always included an upKeeper admin user, this has been resolved.
Searching on users in upKeeper web always shows users in the same organization
Searching on users in the admin section of upKeeper web always included users of the same organization. This is no longer the case, and will only show users relevant to the search.
OneDrive as distribution point
A bug where the distribution point OneDrive couldn't be set up. This is now working as intended.
Ultra VNC file in wrong format
When installing Ultra VNC on an client and then viewing it on the admin web it was displayed in the wrong format. This has since been fixed.
Zendesk tickets on a computer
An issue on admin web where registering an Zendesk ticket wouldn't work has been fixed.
Trayclient eating memory
Fixed an issue where Trayclient could possibly eat memory when left open.
Long messages on home page on admin web
An issue where long messages on the admins webs home page could overflow its container has been fixed. It no longer can overflow the container.
Better uninstallation of Upkeeper client
The upKeeper client now optionally removes the registry, but if it fails to do so the uninstallation will still succeed.
Updated multiple libraries for web admin.