SmarterMail Release Notes

Email and Team Collaboration Server

Important Notes

There are several important release notes to be aware of before upgrading to this version.

  • IMPORTANT: Eliminated non-paged pool memory leak with high numbers of DNS lookups. (5.5.3315)
  • IMPORTANT: Increased the default listener queue length for sockets, allowing for more concurrent connections. (5.5.3315)

5.5.3362 (Mar 20, 2009)

  • Fixed: Add To Outlook connections will no longer be lost under heavy usage.
  • Fixed: Adjustments to IMAP timing to accommodate BIS connections.

5.5.3348 (Mar 3, 2009)

  • Added: Added a new webservice to svcDomainAdmin.asmx, GetDomainCounts, which will return the number of Users, Aliases, and Mailing Lists for a domain.
  • Added: Added a new webservice to svcUserAdmin.asmx, GetUserQuotas, which will return a list of users and their current/max disk space usage.
  • Fixed: Corrected a delivery exception that could occur during routing to a catch all address.
  • Fixed: IE8 will no longer cache Aspx pages within SmarterMail.
  • Fixed: Non ASCII characters in the To Address will now display properly in the message listing of the Sent Items folder.
  • Fixed: SmarterMail will now correctly use the logged in user's skin choice.
  • Fixed: SPF_Pass will no longer add weight to a message when using SMTP Blocking.
  • Fixed: The contacts popup on the New Message page will now scroll properly in the event of long email addresses.
  • Fixed: The Help button on the login page will now respond properly when the user clicks on the image rather than the text.
  • Fixed: When adding a contact from the view message page, clicking save will no longer cause an error.

5.5.3317 (Jan 30, 2009)

  • Fixed: SmarterMail Lite in conjunction with Active Directory lookup could cause slowness on some systems.

5.5.3316 (Jan 29, 2009)

  • Fixed: The preview pane will no longer display a 404 error when viewing an empty folder.

5.5.3315 (Jan 28, 2009)

  • IMPORTANT: Eliminated non-paged pool memory leak with high numbers of DNS lookups.
  • IMPORTANT: Increased the default listener queue length for sockets, allowing for more concurrent connections.
  • Added: Added additional detailed logging to the delivery log regarding DNS failures.
  • Added: Print button is now available in all calendar views.
  • Added: SmarterMail now supports SmarterNotify.
  • Changed: When performing DNS queries for A records, SmarterMail will now use the DNS servers listed in General Settings.
  • Efficiency: SyncML will perform faster for large numbers of contacts.
  • Fixed: Calendar, Contact, Task, and Note categories will no longer display incorrectly after altering the Master Categories list.
  • Fixed: Corrected an issue that could cause Firefox to crash when composing an email.
  • Fixed: Corrected button usage in the mailing list section to be more inline with the rest of the application.
  • Fixed: Forwarding a message in a shared folder that contains an attachment will no longer cause an error.
  • Fixed: Searching messages in a specific time-frame will now work correctly in non-US cultures.
  • Fixed: Servers in timezones with half hour biases will now generate correct headers for emails received via SMTP.
  • Fixed: SyncML will no longer use excessive memory when syncing large numbers of items.
  • Fixed: The "Hide from Global Address List" option will now take effect when adding a new user.
  • Fixed: The system wide default skin will now apply to the login page on a user's first visit.

5.5.3223 (Oct 28, 2008)

  • Fixed: Corrected an issue that could cause messages to not appear in a mailbox after upgrading from SmarterMail 2, 3, or 4 to SmarterMail 5.

5.5.3217 (Oct 22, 2008)

  • Added: An option to enable DNS caching has been added.
  • Changed: DNS Caching has been disabled by default.
  • Fixed: Contacts will no longer cause an error when sorting by Company.
  • Fixed: Email addresses will now appear correctly in Mozilla Thunderbird when synchronizing via SyncML.
  • Fixed: Inline images will now appear correctly when reading a message from a shared folder.
  • Fixed: SyncML will no longer lose state information during a synchronization.

5.5.3216 (Oct 21, 2008)

  • Added: SyncML support has been added for synchronizing calendars in the Mozilla Thunderbird Funambol client when using Lightning.
  • Efficiency: Increased the performance of reading mailbox.cfg file. This change will make loading large mailboxes significantly faster.
  • Efficiency: Resizing the browser is now significantly faster in Internet Explorer.
  • Efficiency: SmarterMail has been enhanced to use less non-paged memory.
  • Efficiency: SmarterMail will no longer load all .grp files immediately when loading a user's mailbox. This results in significantly lower disk I/O.
  • Fixed: Addressed two race conditions that could result in UIDs being reset to 0 for a mailbox.
  • Fixed: Corrected an issue that could cause SmarterMail to lose its activation settings.
  • Fixed: Email reports will no longer stop processing if one email report fails.
  • Fixed: If an outgoing SMTP session times out after the quit command is issued, it will be considered a successful session, and will not retry.
  • Fixed: Impersonating a domain with several pages of users, viewing the second page, then impersonating a domain with one page of users will no longer result in a blank users page.
  • Fixed: Multiple inline images with the same content-id in a single message will no longer cause viewing the message to fail.
  • Fixed: Non-English characters will now appear correctly in appointment invitations.
  • Fixed: Passwords can now contain non ASCII characters.
  • Fixed: Resizing fixed in HTML editor in Google Chrome Beta.
  • Fixed: Searching by date will now work correctly in all culture settings.
  • Fixed: Some monthly recurring items in Outlook did not sync correctly via SyncML.
  • Fixed: The "Add to Outlook" button on the Global Address List page now functions correctly.
  • Fixed: The date picker popup calendar is no longer cut off by the right side of the browser window.
  • Fixed: The HTML WSYIWYG editor will now work correctly in Google Chrome.
  • Fixed: The POP service will no longer lose exclusive access to mailboxes during long message downloads. This will prevent access errors resulting in missing messages.
  • Fixed: The TO and CC fields of messages composed in WebMail will now encode properly if they contain non-ASCII characters.

5.5.3159 (Aug 24, 2008)

  • Added: A log for SyncML connections, transactions, and errors.
  • Added: Ability to create multi-day all-day appointments.
  • Added: An option to generate bounce messages for messages blocked via outgoing SMTP blocking.
  • Added: Report subheaders added to show date range.
  • Added: SyncML now supports the encryption option in Funambol clients.
  • Changed: Contacts in the Global Address List now always display the primary email address as well as a secondary email address field.
  • Changed: Contacts will now auto-create the Display As field from the First/Last Name, Company or Email address.
  • Changed: Importing contacts from a CSV file has been improved.
  • Changed: The contacts page will now show the Company field.
  • Changed: The contacts, calendars, notes, and tasks pages will show the total number of items.
  • Changed: The Move menu on the Messages page will now use submenu items for nested shared folders.
  • Changed: The Notes page will now only display the first line of each note.
  • Fixed: An exception will no longer occasionally occur when using the delete button while reading a message in a popup window.
  • Fixed: BCC'd addresses are no longer written to the email headers.
  • Fixed: Blackberry devices will now correctly show appointments received via email.
  • Fixed: Calendar appointments with a multiple lines of non-ASCII text in the description will now display correctly.
  • Fixed: Contacts in the Global Address List will no longer display a categories tab.
  • Fixed: Contacts synced via SyncML will now automatically create a "display as" value if the field is blank.
  • Fixed: Default user settings propagation will now take effect immediately for users who are currently logged in.
  • Fixed: Email searches will now decode the header and a body of messages when performing a search.
  • Fixed: IMAP will no longer return an incorrect size for a message that was just received.
  • Fixed: IMAP will return the correct information when a client requests a byte range from the BODY part.
  • Fixed: Non-English attachment names now display correctly in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed: Reading a message while in search mode will now correctly mark the message as read.
  • Fixed: Syncing a multi-day, all-day event via SyncML will now sync correctly.
  • Fixed: SyncML now properly does a full sync after the mobile client performs a hard reset.
  • Fixed: The Move menu on the Messages page will correctly sort shared folders.
  • Fixed: The Reply, Reply All, and Forward buttons in the preview pane will no longer fail to respond when clicked on the icon.
  • Fixed: The tasks and notes pages will no longer page incorrectly when searching.
  • Fixed: The weekly calendar view now properly sets the initial day of the week for non-English cultures.
  • Fixed: The weekly calendar view now properly translates days of the week.
  • Fixed: Viewing shared, read-only notes will no longer result in a javascript error.
  • Fixed: When adding a user, mistyping the passwords will no longer result in the current password field being displayed.

5.5.3126 (Jul 23, 2008)

  • Added: Added "authtype" and "activedirectorydomain" keys to Set/GetRequestedUserSettings
  • Added: Added new functions to svcMailListAdmin to get and set the Poster Whitelist and Blacklist.
  • Added: An option has been added to prevent the fallback to the primary IP address when SmarterMail fails to connect from the domain's IP address.
  • Added: It is now possible to set the allowed events per domain through Get/SetRequestedDomainSettings.
  • Added: Max bounces received per hour has been added to the Get/SetRequestedDomainSettings web service.
  • Added: Max POP Retrieval accounts has been added to the Get/SetRequestedDomainSettings web service.
  • Added: New web service has been added called AddDomainEx. This web service adds a new domain using the default domain settings of the system.
  • Added: Option to close original message window after replying.
  • Added: Port and SSL information has been added to the current connections page.
  • Added: Settings have been created to allow Calendars, Contacts, Notes and Tasks to be created and edited in popup windows.
  • Added: SmarterMail Enterprise Edition supports the SyncML protocol allowing any SyncML client to synchronize Contacts, Calendars, Tasks and Notes with devices such as BlackBerry, Windows Mobile, Outlook, iPhone, and Thunderbird, etc.
  • Added: The icon for appointment emails will now display a calendar icon in the messages page.
  • Added: The messages page now displays the folder of the message when searching in multiple folders.
  • Added: The spool page will now show the reason why a recipient is pending in the recipients view.
  • Added: When deleting appointments, notifications will be sent to inform the attendees of the cancellation.
  • Changed: Calendars, Contacts, Tasks and Notes will now set focus to the first text box when editing.
  • Changed: Messages composed from the web interface will now be MIME encoded to more closely mimic messages composed in Microsoft Outlook.
  • Changed: Option to close message window on reply will now close the window when reply is clicked rather than when the send is performed.
  • Changed: SMTP transactions which issue the RSET command without successfully sending an email now apply to the email harvesting abuse detection rule.
  • Changed: The appointment editing page has been altered to be more consistent with contacts, tasks and notes.
  • Changed: The maximum value for the number of messages per page user setting has been limited to 1000.
  • Changed: The Outbound IP address option now uses the domain of the Authenticated user in the event that the domain specified in Mail From does not exist.
  • Changed: When activating a license key, SmarterMail now displays an error before requesting the email and password, if the key is for a different product.
  • Changed: When adding a new appointment from the daily view, the currently viewed date will now be the default starting time for the appointment.
  • Fixed: Blacklist and Whitelist entries without a description will no longer use the description from the previous entry.
  • Fixed: Changing skins will force a page reload to properly display the new skin.
  • Fixed: Corrected a CSS display issue that caused some buttons to display incorrectly in Firefox 3.
  • Fixed: Default event restrictions now save properly in default domain settings.
  • Fixed: Deleting a user with shares now properly removes that user from the domainSharing.xml file.
  • Fixed: Deleting an email address from the Mailing List Subscribers page no longer causes an error when performed immediately after adding an address.
  • Fixed: Disabling password changes for a user will now persist properly.
  • Fixed: Domain Spam Filtering Options no longer resets to default values when the SmarterMail Service is restarted.
  • Fixed: DomainKey signing now properly signs emails containing non ASCII characters.
  • Fixed: Dragging and dropping email messages will behave as expected when the folder list has been scrolled.
  • Fixed: Editing the second action of an event no longer causes the page to display the values of the first action.
  • Fixed: Email harvesting blocks no longer prevent whitelisted IPs from connecting to SMTP.
  • Fixed: Enable Tasks now properly saves in domain settings.
  • Fixed: GetAllDomainStatistics web service will no longer return 0 for all values.
  • Fixed: Importing LDAP users will no longer fail on accounts that contain capital letters.
  • Fixed: Languages that use Right-To-Left mode now display correctly.
  • Fixed: Refreshing a page in the web application no longer causes a javascript error.
  • Fixed: Remote ClamAV servers no longer cause SmarterMail to use 100% CPU when an error occurs in the processing of a message.
  • Fixed: SmarterMail now correctly detects SMTP loops.
  • Fixed: SmarterMail Sync will now properly display public availability information.
  • Fixed: The Inactive Users page now correctly deletes users.
  • Fixed: The log viewer is no longer case sensitive.
  • Fixed: The log viewer now returns the last 1mb of text found rather than the first.
  • Fixed: The Mass Mail page now correctly shows the HTML composer.
  • Fixed: The Max Hop Count limit for SMTP now correctly disconnects sessions that exceeded the limit.
  • Fixed: The messages page will now display friendly names correctly when they contain a comma.
  • Fixed: The passwordlocked key has been fixed in the SetRequestedUserSettings web service.
  • Fixed: The send button will now correctly close the new message popup in Opera 9.5.
  • Fixed: The spelling of timeout has been fixed for SMTP session timeout error messages.
  • Fixed: The System Trend Report for Viruses now records data correctly.
  • Fixed: When adding or editing a user as a system admin, the Groups tab is no longer blank.
  • Fixed: When attempting to edit the users of a disabled domain, SmarterMail displays an error message rather than logging the system admin out.
  • Fixed: When forwarding an email with an attachment, SmarterMail now correctly displays the number of attachments in the compose page.
  • Fixed: When Importing LDAP users, the users will now be created with all default user settings.
  • Fixed: Zip files created by SmarterMail will no longer include 64 bit support, which prevented them from being read by some zip utilities.

5.1.3051 (May 9, 2008)

  • Fixed: Missing MX records will no longer prevent SmarterMail from sending to a domain's A records.
  • Fixed: SPF records including a mechanism of the form "a/xxx" (where xxx is the CIDR value) were not handled correctly.
  • Fixed: The activation log will no longer log stack trace information when settings are changed.
  • Fixed: The SetRequestedSystemSettings web service will now properly save the changed settings.

5.1.3047 (May 5, 2008)

  • Added: All IP based spam checks (SPF/RDNS/RBL) enabled for filtering will now be able to bypass gateway IP addresses.
  • Added: An option has been added to bounce DNS errors after a certain number of attempts.
  • Added: An option has been added to prevent images in emails from loading automatically.
  • Added: An option has been added to the Spam Administration page to pass all email through the spool proc folder. This will allow 3rd party applications to process mail in the proc folder, and move it to the spool folder when it is done. The 3rd party applications can add "addSpamWeight: x" to the hdr file to add a spam weight to the message.
  • Added: LDAP will now return alias and mailing list addresses.
  • Added: Messages sent from webmail will now include an X-Originating-IP header.
  • Added: Outgoing gateways now have the ability to perform SMTP Authentication.
  • Added: Throttling options are now available through Get/SetRequestedDomainSettings and Get/SetRequestedDomainDefaults web services.
  • Added: User Aliases now have the ability to disable greylisting on a per-alias basis.
  • Added: Web based log file viewer.
  • Added: Web Services have been added to Add/List/Remove RSS feeds for users.
  • Added: Web services have been added to create DomainKeys certificates and view DomainKeys settings.
  • Changed: Copyright information on the login page has been adjusted and moved to the bottom right hand corner. This change will need to be reflected in custom skins.
  • Changed: RBL Lists can now have negative weights.
  • Changed: The calendar section of the Today page now links directly to the days of the week calendar page.
  • Changed: The included version of ClamAV has been upgraded to 0.93-1.
  • Changed: When logging out of an impersonated user, the admin is no longer logged out as well.
  • Efficiency: All DNS requests operate through a centralized DNS cache. DNS cache hits/misses and total DNS items in the cache are available real-time in the System Dashboard.
  • Efficiency: Optimizations in caching for Mailboxes, Calendars and Tasks will reduce memory consumption by up to 10% for the SmarterMail service.
  • Efficiency: Viewing calendars within the web interface has been dramatically optimized, realizing up to 500% increase in speed.
  • Fixed: A typo has been corrected on the SmarterMail First Load page after an install.
  • Fixed: Adding a system event group while impersonating a domain admin will no longer result in the event group being added to the domain events.
  • Fixed: All text on the edit email report page is now translatable.
  • Fixed: An update has been made to the licensing system in order to prevent unwarranted deactivation.
  • Fixed: Bandwidth Throttling will now work as expected.
  • Fixed: Calendar availability will no longer throw an exception when a non local email address is contained in the addresses list.
  • Fixed: Content Filtering is now properly hidden from users when the feature is disabled on a domain.
  • Fixed: Corrected an issue that would prevent calendar and task reminders from occurring in some time zones.
  • Fixed: Deleting auto clean rules will no longer fail
  • Fixed: Deleting messages from the Manage Spool page will now work as expected.
  • Fixed: Domain Added and Domain Removed events will now properly replace the #servername# variable.
  • Fixed: DomainKeys default domain setting will now propagate correctly.
  • Fixed: DomainKeys will now properly sign messages when sending from a domain alias.
  • Fixed: Email reports containing Hour of Day reports will no longer display incorrect dates.
  • Fixed: Email reports containing the Disk Space Usage report will no longer fail.
  • Fixed: Email reports will now include the proper style sheet information.
  • Fixed: Extremely long email addresses will now wrap in the messages list.
  • Fixed: Favorite reports now email correct "Group By" settings after being modified.
  • Fixed: Forwarding images with inline attachments will no longer result in broken images.
  • Fixed: GetDomainStatistics and GetUserStats will now properly return bytes rather than kilobytes.
  • Fixed: Inline spell check will now properly color misspelled words.
  • Fixed: It is now possible to use forward slashes when setting up an email alias.
  • Fixed: Login buttons will no longer wrap when the language dropdown contains long entries.
  • Fixed: Mailing lists will now display correctly for non domain administrators.
  • Fixed: Mark as Spam and Mark as Not Spam will now be available on all folders.
  • Fixed: Missing translation strings have been added to the content filtering page.
  • Fixed: Moving a message to a folder that does not exist will no longer result in the creation of that folder in all lower case.
  • Fixed: Orphaned POP retrieval accounts will be removed when they are processed.
  • Fixed: Renaming a top level folder to a path including subfolders will no longer cause a blank folder to be created.
  • Fixed: Retry attempts will now properly persist through service restarts.
  • Fixed: Right click context menus will now display properly in Safari 3.
  • Fixed: Saving a calendar event with a blank time will no longer cause an error.
  • Fixed: Settings items will no longer shift when switching tabs.
  • Fixed: Sorting by user count on the domains page will now sort numerically rather than alphabetically.
  • Fixed: Spam forwarding options will now persist through service restarts.
  • Fixed: The compose page will no longer continuously post in Safari 3.
  • Fixed: The custom headers spam check will now properly show negative numbers in the weight range.
  • Fixed: The custom report list in the edit email report page will no longer contain "|--".
  • Fixed: The description tab will now display properly in shared calendar events.
  • Fixed: The Disabled Domains view will now page correctly.
  • Fixed: The key "displayname" was added to the Set/GetRequestedUserSettings web service.
  • Fixed: The Lock Password setting for default user settings will now save properly.
  • Fixed: The Login buttons will now display properly in Firefox 2, when translated.
  • Fixed: The Max Hop Count setting will now properly prevent email loops.
  • Fixed: The message list should now display friendly names correctly in all scenarios.
  • Fixed: The Online users page will now sort correctly.
  • Fixed: The owner of calendar event will now be calculated properly when the case of the email address does not match.
  • Fixed: The paging bar will no longer be hidden from the spool page after performing any action.
  • Fixed: The preview pane will scroll correctly when the warning bar is visible.
  • Fixed: The reports sidebar will now display correctly for impersonated users.
  • Fixed: The right click menu in the RSS section now functions properly.
  • Fixed: The Time in Spool column will no longer wrap at 24 hours.
  • Fixed: The User Deleted event will now be called when a user is deleted.
  • Fixed: Using Reply to All on a message with many addresses will no longer cause a load on demand error in the compose page.
  • Fixed: Using the mass messaging feature from the system administrator to send messages to users and domain administrators will now send HTML emails correctly.
  • Fixed: Viewing the Sent Items folder will no longer cause an exception when containing corrupt email messages.
  • Fixed: Warning messages regarding security settings have been changed from popups to in-page notices.
  • Fixed: Web service functions will now report malformed login information correctly.
  • Fixed: When an IP address is both blacklisted and whitelisted, it will no longer fail to connect to the SMTP service.
  • Fixed: When composing a message from an iPhone, HTML composing will be disabled.
  • Fixed: When deleting a user with shared items, it will no longer prevent users from viewing shares.
  • Fixed: When logging in to the system admin account after being timed out as a user, an exception will no longer occur.
  • Fixed: When performing an upgrade to version 5, the Enable Catch-All setting for domains will now be set correctly.
  • Fixed: When selecting a large number of messages, it is no longer required to hold shift the entire time.

5.0.2999 (Mar 18, 2008)

  • Fixed: A lower limit of 1 minute has been placed on the message page refresh rate to prevent constant refreshing
  • Fixed: Default User Settings Propagation will now propagate the messages page refresh rate correctly
  • Fixed: Fixed language string issues on the Default User Settings Propagation and Domain Content Filters page
  • Fixed: Messages composed in plain text should now display properly when an attachment is added
  • Fixed: Searching on the Email Users page will now work as expected
  • Fixed: The Daily calendar view will now show in 24 hour time when applicable
  • Fixed: The disk space report for users will now list their maximum allowed disk space
  • Fixed: The manage spool page will now correctly list the number of rows in the search field
  • Fixed: The online users page will no longer show failed logins as Empty@Empty email address
  • Fixed: The POP banner will now correctly use a hostname to indicate that it will accept the APOP command
  • Fixed: The spam checks grid on the Anti-Spam Administration page will no longer disappear when a setting is changed on another tab
  • Fixed: User passwords will no longer be erased by User Settings Propagation

5.0.2994 (Mar 13, 2008)

  • Added: A second dashboard has been added to show traffic statistics
  • Added: Ability to disable domain and/or user level reports
  • Added: Ability to send reminders or emails to some or all users of the system
  • Added: Actions have been added to the Event System that include notifications and command-line executions
  • Added: Additional management interfaces for current connections and current blocks including immediate blacklisting of connections and killing IMAP and web sessions
  • Added: Attachments can be uploaded in the background while composing messages
  • Added: Automatic cleaning of stat files for system, domains, and users
  • Added: Automatic notification of new SmarterMail product versions
  • Added: Automatic saving of draft messages while composing
  • Added: Better time controls and management in calendar appointments and tasks
  • Added: Calendar appointments and tasks can notify users via new Reminders System
  • Added: Calendaring views added for upcoming appointments and all appointments to easily manage large quantities of appointments at one time
  • Added: Catch-alls can be enabled and disabled per domain
  • Added: Composing and reading of email messages can be performed in a popup or inline
  • Added: Configurable default event for all users on the system that will notify them when they reach 75% of their allowed disk space
  • Added: Descriptions for all IP locations such as Blacklists, Whitelists, and SMTP Auth
  • Added: Domain administrator have the ability to change profiles through the GAL
  • Added: DomainKeys support for inbound verification and outbound signing
  • Added: Drafts will now save BCC address(es)
  • Added: Drill-down capabilities for system administrator and domain administrator summary reports
  • Added: Enhanced searching on email messages
  • Added: Enhanced the spool to allow for more efficient processing and prioritization of messages (Enterprise edition only)
  • Added: Event system has been added to allow system administrators, domain administrators, and users to subscribe to many different types of events
  • Added: Export reports to CSV and TAB formats
  • Added: Favorite reports to save commonly used report configurations
  • Added: Included within the new Reporting System are 51 system administrator, 33 domain administrator, and 18 user reports
  • Added: Introduced new statistical columns to grids that provide useful information
  • Added: Max spam check threads is now available in the web interface
  • Added: Message size limit for messages sent to SpamAssassin processes
  • Added: New password security page for users who do not meet the system requirements
  • Added: Notification system allows for reminders through the web interface, email, and SMS
  • Added: Option for preview pane to be displayed on the right or on the bottom of the screen
  • Added: Option to prevent auto responders from responding to spam messages
  • Added: Prioritization of messages by domain based on retries, mailing lists, size, auto-responders, email reports, and event emails (Enterprise edition only)
  • Added: Prioritization overrides by email address (Enterprise edition only)
  • Added: Reminders page to allow users to manage reminders from appointments, tasks, and the notification system
  • Added: Reporting statistics are exposed as PerfMon counters for the SmarterMail service (Enterprise edition only)
  • Added: Request or send read receipts for messages in web interface
  • Added: Scheduled and on demand email reports (Enterprise edition only)
  • Added: Set and indicate message importance within the web interface
  • Added: STInterfaceFramework for standardized skinning and enhanced navigation
  • Added: STReportingFramework integration that allows a unified reporting experience through all SmarterTools applications
  • Added: System administrator can enforce a password policy for new password changes only
  • Added: Throttling of domains, users, and mailing lists by number of messages sent or bandwidth per hour
  • Added: Throttling of incoming bounces per hour on a per domain basis (Enterprise edition only)
  • Added: User defaults at the system level
  • Added: User settings propagation at the system and domain administrator levels
  • Added: Various customization options for Today Page
  • Added: Various views added for collaboration, including different time frames and categories
  • Added: Web interface responsiveness enhanced with AJAX callbacks and in-page popups
  • Added: Web interface supports drag and drop, right-click menus, and keyboard shortcuts
  • Added: When a user uploads too large of an attachment it will now properly notify them
  • Changed: Active directory user importing has been altered to support LDAP strings
  • Changed: Built in web server configuration utility is now Windows 2008 and Vista compatible
  • Changed: Calendar availability information is now public by default
  • Changed: Custom reports are now more flexible (Enterprise edition only)
  • Changed: Disk space indicator now links to a disk space usage report
  • Changed: Enhanced system administrator and user wizards
  • Changed: Force option on the spool turns off throttling, resets retries, and increases priority to the highest level
  • Changed: If calendar or tasks are disabled for a user then those sections will not be shown in their today page
  • Changed: Installer is now Windows 2008 and Vista compatible
  • Changed: SmarterMail installer will no longer overwrite the login shortcut on upgrades
  • Changed: Spool page has been enhanced to allow for quick searching and sorting
  • Changed: Web services have been improved to support settings for the system, domains, and users
  • Efficiency: Speed of sorting of email messages substantially improved
  • Fixed: Default time zone is now pulled from default domain settings and server configuration
  • Fixed: Hundreds of other minor changes, usability enhancements, and new features requested by customers
  • Fixed: Importing SmarterMail VCards into Outlook did not include birth dates
  • None: Note: Due to a file format change in .stat files, existing statistics will be reset upon upgrade to this version.