Our latest news, software releases and updates

20 May 2016

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.1.7

  • Added installation package as a form of distribution in addition to the portable build.
  • Added workaround for using Win10Pcap in duplicate IP finder due to an incompatibility.
  • Added /openpass command line switch to reveal stored passwords within the UI.
  • Added downloading sanitised OUI.TXT from LinuxNet.CA rather than the IEEE web-site.
  • Fixed initialisation of NIC and port databases if they were enabled just before rescan.

19 May 2016

SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager v3.1.7

  • Added reversed penalties that work as a boost temporarily raising bandwidth cap.
  • Significantly improved driver performance for high speed networks up to 1 Gbps.
  • Reduced memory usage in long run by purging expired DNS cache entries sooner.
  • Updated the DPI engine to support more protocols and newer database engine.

19 May 2016

SoftPerfect Connection Emulator v1.7.1

  • Improved driver performance for high speed networks.
  • Fixed a couple of minor user interface issues.

12 May 2016

SoftPerfect NetWorx v5.5.4

  • Added Reset Session command to reset the numbers recorded since boot.
  • Added drawing the graph's background bitmap in the desk band graph as well.
  • Fixed an uninstallation issue on Windows 10 where the driver was not removed.
  • Fixed a few minor UI issues when exploring past graph readings with arrow keys.

3 May 2016

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v1.0.13

  • Added an option to specify the number of attempts when doing ARP sweep.
  • Added a dialog to specify a custom IP address range when doing ARP sweep.
  • Fixed broken sorting in the main view and few minor user interface issues.

30 April 2016

SoftPerfect File Access Monitor v1.0.1

  • Added logging the outcome of Create operations: created, rewritten, superseded.
  • Fixed a BSOD crash under Windows 2012 Server during a fast I/O operation.

28 April 2016

SoftPerfect File Access Monitor v1.0.0

  • Initial release. We welcome your feedback.

28 April 2016

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.1.6

  • Added a last-seen time column similar to what previously was scan-time.
  • Added showing adapter name next to responses received from DHCP servers.
  • Fixed taking filter into account when automatically saving to the MRU file.

11 April 2016

SoftPerfect NetWorx v5.5.3

  • Added a workaround for picking-up UPnP devices whose UDN changes after a reboot.
  • Added per-application output in automatic HTML reports when Ignore LAN traffic is on.
  • Added showing average and maximum speeds together in the Speed Meter.
  • Added a hidden setting to write graph data to a CSV file for further analysis.

6 April 2016

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.1.5

  • Added choosing what columns are retained when a device goes off-line.
  • Added extracting serial and model from EDID descriptors in monitor info.
  • Added a PowerShell option that allows not to load the current user's profile.
  • Added showing how long a device has been on-line/off-line under Last Scan Time.
  • Fixed a crash message if a device was deleted from the main view while scanning.

4 April 2016

SoftPerfect Connection Emulator v1.7

  • Added new corruption simulation to imitate transmission errors.
  • Added latency correlation to simulate real-life latency behaviour.

31 March 2016

SoftPerfect Mobile Broadband Toolkit v1.0.1

  • Fixed an error that popped up periodically with some modems.
  • Fixed a usage reporting issue that yielded nonsense values.

21 March 2016

SoftPerfect Switch Port Mapper v1.0.12

  • Added retrieving aliases assigned to switch ports.
  • Updated Ethernet NIC vendors database.

21 March 2016

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.1.4

  • Added combined option not to scan network and broadcast addresses.
  • Added a progress bar when checking if device is up on launching a command.
  • Added showing current config name in the title bar when using an external file.
  • Added optional comment field to each user name in the credential manager.
  • Added an option to show the bookmark name that displayed IP address falls into.
  • Fixed maintaining row order when copying to the clipboard and creating a batch file.
  • Fixed string sorting in columns, which also fixes reporting TCP port numbers in order.
  • Fixed Live Display handling of a CIDR adress range as wrong addresses were scanned.
  • Fixed issues in UI: remote items selection, use the "device" term instead of "computer".
  • Changed logged-on user retrieval from Win32_LoggedOnUser to Win32_ComputerSystem.

16 March 2016

SoftPerfect Mobile Broadband Toolkit v1.0.0

  • Initial release. We welcome your feedback.

29 February 2016

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.1.3

  • Fixed a PSCredential authentication error in Remote PowerShell.
  • Fixed WMI parser that failed on statemements containing the WHERE clause.
  • Fixed Live Display and Rescanning when duplicate IP addresses were present.
  • Added getting a list of logged-on users via WMI if all other methods fail.
  • Added automatic encoding detection when parsing a HTML page in Remote XML.
  • Added a new Rescan option to rescan both listed and undiscovered computers.
  • Added a Scan Comparison tool to highlight differences between any two scans.

22 February 2016

SoftPerfect Connection Emulator v1.6.3

  • Updated the drivers digital signatures to a more trusted provider (DigiCert).
  • Automatically select the adapter connected to the Internet as a default one.

21 February 2016

SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager v3.1.6

  • Added a way to copy stream and rule values from the main view.
  • Updated the drivers digital signatures to a more trusted provider (DigiCert).
  • Updated the underlying database engine to the latest version with optimisations.

17 February 2016

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.1.2

  • Added the Remote SSH feature to execute commands in a shell.
  • Added JSON support on command line to enable export to JSON.

15 February 2016

SoftPerfect NetWorx v5.5.2

  • Fixed converting per application usage records from older databases.
  • Fixed doubling entries stored as a list when a backup was restored.
  • Fixed updating the options UI dialog when a backup was restored.
  • Added new Speed Meter with active connection throughput testing.

9 February 2016

SoftPerfect Network Scanner v6.1.1

  • Added support of host names as a target in the WOL manager.
  • Added measuring round trip time for ARP-discovered devices.
  • Added an option to show succeeded ping type, i.e. ICMP or ARP.
  • Fixed text export output with aligned space-padded columns.
  • Fixed occasional empty MAC addresses shown in the output.
  • Fixed a crash if the config was corrupted, instead recreate it.

2 February 2016

SoftPerfect NetWorx v5.5.1

  • Fixed an error in UPnP router detection when malformed XML was received.
  • Fixed polling some routers whose UPnP module didn't support HTTP/1.0.
  • Fixed flicker when Session Usage Summary was shown on the graph.
  • Fixed recording apps usage during the hours marked as Unmetered.

2 February 2016

SoftPerfect Bandwidth Manager v3.1.5

  • Fixed bypassing some packets in low system memory state.
  • Fixed an error when Windows temporary folder was not available.
  • Added one day usage data retention period under DB maintenance.
  • Updated the DPI engine and a added a few new supported protocols.

20 January 2016

SoftPerfect NetWorx v5.5

  • Added graph smoothing with a moving average for a prettier graph.
  • Added a custom UPnP implementation that supports more routers.
  • Fixed an error message shown when Windows ran out of TEMP space.
  • Fixed sending sync broadcasts on PCs with more than one network card.
  • Fixed a few issues with exporting reports to a file from Usage Reports.
  • Updated SNMP implementation to minimise the number of requests.
  • Updated third-party TDI and WFP drivers to the latest version.

18 January 2016

SoftPerfect WiFi Guard v1.0.7

  • Added exporting device list to a CSV file in addition to XML.
  • Added partial matching for devices with a variable MAC address.