Our latest news, software releases and updates

29 November 2021

SoftPerfect NetWorx for macOS v1.2.2

  • Added: monitoring of connection uptime and ping.
  • Added: recording of connection downtime duration.
  • Added: saving and copying of data from any tabular report.
  • Improved: user interface throughout the application.

25 November 2021

SoftPerfect RAM Disk v4.3.1

  • Fixed: read-only volume issue when saving to image.
  • Fixed: occasional incorrect parameter error pop-up.

9 November 2021

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v3.1.5

  • Added: getting VLAN assignment on devices that only support dot1qVlanStaticTable.
  • Added: workaround for Juniper devices that do not follow the standard PortList definition.

2 November 2021

SoftPerfect RAM Disk v4.3

  • Added: Windows 11 support.
  • Added: saving volatile RAM disks to an image file.
  • Fixed: boot-time disks did full image update instead of differential.
  • Fixed: occasional failure to mount boot-time disks with Hard Disk Emulation.
  • Fixed: saving to image for disks that were changed from being persistent to non-persistent.

18 October 2021

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v3.1.4

  • Added: filter manager and editor.
  • Added: regular expression support in filters.
  • Added: saving recently used filters between sessions.
  • Improved: portable version can be shared over network.
  • Improved: scaling and appearance on HiDPI screeens.

5 October 2021

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v8.1.2

  • Improved: safe sharing of the portable edition over the network.
  • Improved: independent font settings for columns and data.
  • Improved: retention of the sorting order.
  • Improved: number of user filters increased to 10.
  • Fixed: import of CSV files with unquoted values.
  • Fixed: DHCP discovery on macOS.

30 September 2021

SoftPerfect NetWorx for macOS v1.2.1

  • Added: colour schemes support.
  • Added: averaged column chart type.
  • Added: app icons in process reporting.
  • Added: D/U display order as a setting.
  • Added: welcome screen for initial configuration.
  • Improved: high quality charts on Retina screens.
  • Improved: chart font size can be changed.

10 September 2021

SoftPerfect NetGenius v1.0.7

  • Added: Reset command in usage reports to delete past usage data.
  • Added: Open File Location command for processes and in usage reports.
  • Improved: Application Blocking window is now resizable and fits more data.
  • Improved: per hour usage is shown automatically without having to choose a day.

24 August 2021

SoftPerfect NetWorx for macOS v1.2

  • Added: basic process monitoring and reporting.
  • Added: hotkey support for opening graph and usage reports.
  • Added: star button for opening graph toolbar at startup.
  • Improved: new and more reliable network infrastructure for speed tests.
  • Changed: removed dependency on OpenSSL for sending e-mails.
  • Changed: minimum OS version is now macOS 10.8.

3 August 2021

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v8.1.1

  • Added: basic filter editing for saved filters.
  • Fixed: reading non-Latin chars from console programs.
  • Fixed: rare crash when deleting nodes with enabled Live Display.
  • Changed: minimum OS version is now macOS 10.8 or Windows 7.
  • Changed: removed dependency on OpenSSL for sending e-mails.

9 July 2021

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v3.1.3

  • Improved: filters with multiple conditions can be folded.
  • Improved: copying output rows respects user-defined column order.
  • Improved: list headings appearance on macOS, and M1 optimisation.
  • Fixed: failure to retrieve MAC addresses on switches with missing dot1dBasePortTable.

24 June 2021

SoftPerfect NetWorx v6.2.10

  • Improved: new network infrastructure for speed tests.
  • Improved: application no longer depends on OpenSSL.
  • Updated: network filtering drivers.

24 May 2021

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v8.1

  • Added: WS-Discovery support to locate services in a local network.
  • Added: separate setting for maximum number of threads in live display.
  • Added: scan result export to SQLite database for further processing.
  • Improved: UPnP discovery allows to scan detected devices and shows device type.
  • Improved: scanning for shares on macOS detects disk space, writability and security.
  • Fixed: filter display in the recent list if only one filter was defined.
  • Fixed: applications sorting order when a new item is added.
  • Fixed: resolution of non-ASCII computer names.

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 NetGenius 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.