Our latest news, software releases and updates

21 April 2021

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v8.0.2

  • Improved: list headings appearance on macOS.
  • Fixed: speed degradation in text search.
  • Fixed: configuration file import from version 6.x.
  • Fixed: settings getting lost after minimisation to the notification area.

11 March 2021

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v8.0.1

  • Fixed: IPv6 addresses are now quoted in brackets for external apps.
  • Fixed: opening of applications using keyboard hot keys.
  • Fixed: sorting of applications and unintended duplication of items.
  • Fixed: missing applications for browsing shared folders (with %1).

10 February 2021

SoftPerfect NetWorx v6.2.9

  • Improved: speed meter automatically switches to a new server if the current one fails.
  • Improved: Windows notifications replaced with a custom window displayed upon click.
  • Improved: speed meter no longer depends on MSXML, which had issues on some systems.
  • Fixed: several bug fixes in network drivers for LAN traffic filtering.

1 February 2021

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v8.0

  • Added: macOS support, the application is now almost entirely cross-platform.
  • Added: new SMB library for accessing shared folders independently of Windows API.
  • Changed: new JSON, XML and regex parsers may use slightly different expression syntax.
  • Changed: significant internal changes and optimisations, faster application start and operation.

11 January 2021

SoftPerfect WiFi Guard v2.1.4

  • Added: new setting to automatically approve devices with locally administered MAC addresses.

4 January 2021

SoftPerfect RAM Disk v4.2

  • Added: disk space gauge in the main view.
  • Added: custom cluster size support in command line parameters.
  • Improved: more reliable handling of system shutdown for writing image data.
  • Improved: more compact exFAT file allocation table for increasing available disk space.
  • Fixed: exFAT formatting for large disks with small clusters where FAT bitmap exceeded 64 bits.

24 November 2020

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v3.1.2

  • Added: support for filters with multiple conditions.
  • Added: copying switch credentials to router and vice versa.
  • Added: SNMPv3 credentials storage in device editor and discovery.

17 November 2020

SoftPerfect WiFi Guard v2.1.3

  • Improved: prevention of sending repeated identical e-mail alerts.
  • Improved: minor enhancements for the latest Windows 10 and macOS 11.

10 November 2020

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v7.3

  • Added: SNMPv3 support in router MAC address discovery.
  • Added: option to include/exclude ports in Nmap scans.
  • Added: new menu for creating instant filters from scan results.
  • Added: active filter applied during scanning.
  • Fixed: vanishing shares when saving and excluding unrelated columns.

2 November 2020

SoftPerfect NetMaster v1.0.6

  • Added: new menu item for excluding certain processes from monitoring.
  • Improved: compatibility with VPN clients and similar network filters.
  • Improved: extended user preference of bits or bytes to connection limit settings.

27 October 2020

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v3.1.1

  • Added: column references and user prompts in applications.
  • Added: new menu for accessing a switch directly from results.
  • Added: hiding groups contents for large sets of devices.
  • Added: profile support in SNMPv3 discovery credentials.
  • Improved: mapping can now be run on a group of switches.

27 August 2020

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v3.1

  • Added: port last-change status reporting.
  • Added: SNMPv3 support in device discovery.
  • Added: router and group assignment in discovery.
  • Added: err-disable status reporting for down ports.
  • Improved: switch name is now shown in a separate column.
  • Improved: selection of data to form device name in discovery.
  • Improved: better handling of certain access errors in SNMPv2.

11 August 2020

SoftPerfect NetMaster v1.0.5

  • Added: new functionality for renaming computers in the GUI.
  • Improved: saving of the usage window size and column width.
  • Improved: increased chart density for displaying more data.

23 July 2020

SoftPerfect RAM Disk v4.1.1

  • Improved: new user interface languages and other minor enhancements.
  • Fixed: security issue with permissions when creating disk images.
  • Fixed: security issue with kernel memory pointer disclosure.

14 July 2020

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v7.2.9

  • Added: quick search for devices in WOL manager.
  • Added: host name auto-collection in WOL manager.
  • Improved: startup time and overall scan performance.
  • Fixed: controls misalignment on high resolutions.
  • Fixed: crash caused by live display log pointing to an invalid location.

29 June 2020

SoftPerfect Browser Cache Relocator v1.5

  • Added: Brave Browser support.

21 May 2020

SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager v3.2.11

  • Improved: significant performance optimisations (over 1 Gbps).
  • Changed: Windows 7 is now the minimum required OS version.

29 April 2020

SoftPerfect NetMaster v1.0.4

  • Added: multilingual interface.
  • Added: manual blocking of applications and file system locations.
  • Added: compact mode for taskbar extension with a show/hide chart setting.
  • Improved: smooth font rendering in taskbar extension.
  • Improved: taskbar extension font customisation.
  • Improved: higher accuracy of domain names extracted from HTTP and SNI.
  • Improved: a few UI enhancements throughout the application.

27 April 2020

SoftPerfect Connection Emulator v1.8

  • Added: high-throughput batch packet processing (over 1 Gbps).
  • Added: a new column chart type and minute ticks along the time axis.
  • Improved: small UI enhancements throughout the application.
  • Changed: Windows 7 is now the minimum required OS version.

27 April 2020

SoftPerfect RAM Disk v4.1

  • Improved: efficient image file on-disk storage based on sparse files.
  • Improved: instant image file creation regardless of its logical size.
  • Fixed: a rare crash when multiple image-based disks were defined.
  • Changed: Windows 7 is now the minimum required OS version.

27 March 2020

SoftPerfect NetMaster v1.0.3

  • Added: displaying geographical location of connected IP addresses.
  • Added: displaying host names instead of IP addresses where possible.
  • Improved: Taskbar Extension appearance on small taskbars.

23 March 2020

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v7.2.8

  • Added: wildcard support in Equal/Not Equal filters.
  • Added: new regex filter for advanced filtering of results.
  • Added: new menu item to remove all inactive devices at once.
  • Improved: discovered devices can now be deleted during scanning.
  • Improved: a number of smaller enhancements in the user interface.

16 March 2020

SoftPerfect NetWorx v6.2.8

  • Improved: optimised LAN traffic filtering to near-zero CPU usage even at high speeds.
  • Changed: removed WinPCap support due to its limitations and start-up issues on some systems.
  • Changed: removed IP address logging to achieve CPU-efficient traffic monitoring.

12 February 2020

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v3.0.4

  • Added: AES-192 and AES-256 ciphers support in SNMPv3.
  • Added: SNMPv3 context support in the console version.
  • Fixed: occasional division by zero error during SNMPv3 time sync.

12 February 2020

SoftPerfect NetMaster v1.0.2

  • Added: process pinning for keeping an eye on selected applications.
  • Improved: better usage graph for vertical mode of taskbar extension.
  • Improved: reduced CPU usage when no limits or priorities are defined.