LOGINventory Version 8.3.10

Build 13149 (19.02.2021):

  • Important When scanning or executing LOGINfo.exe, problems occur much more rarely or .dmp files are created less often
  • LOGINfo.script: Variable %Programdata% can be used in if-conditions
  • Scanning of services: exit code 1077 (not run since last reboot) is no longer logged, so that the entries in the change history are omitted
  • Reading stub names: If a VM name with spaces was assigned in the hypervisor, this is shortened in LOGINventory so that only up to the first space is read. This leads to a better mapping between stubs and VM scans.
  • The template “PnP Signed Drivers” is now visible below an asset if corresponding drivers were scanned
  • Exchange Server: Current CUs are detected correctly

LOGINventory Version 8.3.9

Build 13053 (19.01.2021):

  • Improved serial number detection for HP monitors
  • Improvement in mapping between Linux VMs and hosts (UUID swapping)
  • The values “LastUsedInLicMgmt” & “CalculationTime” do not write change entries to the history anymore
  • Remote scanner: jobs can be disabled (without deleting the schedule)
  • Tasks can be disabled (without deleting the schedule)
  • Improvements when scanning a Windows machine that sends a ping response with TTL <> 120..128 (e.g. due to VPN)
  • Inv files created during the scan now also have milliseconds in the file name, so that there are no longer leftover inv.tmp files when scanning the same device several times within the same second

LOGINventory Version 8.3.8

Build 12938 (December 8, 2020):

  • Multitenancy web interface writes the received inv files back into the correct data directories (Note: This did not work correctly with build 12931 only)
  • Linux detection: Percentage data on partition occupancy available

Build 12931 (December 3, 2020):

  • Set custom properties via remote scanner definition: Special characters in names now allowed
  • Set IsVirtual=false for physical machines (previously this was only true for virtual machines)
  • Improved return code, if Digest::MD5 was not found during SSH scan
  • Improvements in using the offline agent in the multitenancy version
  • Restructuring of the logic for saving settings in the multitenancy version
  • Visual Studio 2019 is now also automatically recognized in license management
  • Duplication of folders and the license management node is now possible in license management
  • Last layouts (positions, widths) of the widgets are loaded again on restart

Build 12855 (18.11.2020):

  • The Tasks “Assets younger than 30 days” & “Assets younger than 5 days” send the correct export in the attachment
  • “Create filtered query” works correctly again with Boolean Properties
  • Setting custom properties through the Powershell for “InventoryInfo” type queries now also supported
  • Reading of recursive memberships of users in AD security groups improved
  • Improved mapping between host and guest systems: The UUID is also mapped correctly, even if “byte-swapping” occurs
  • User role concept now also works with users from other domains
  • No more documents can be linked to linked documents (prevention of cyclic references)
  • Correct handling when setting “empty” custom properties via the remote scanner
  • VMware scan now supports setting custom properties from the command line

LOGINventory Version 8.3.7

Build 12739 (19.10.2020):

  • Web Interface: Last column is displayed even if the grid is wider than the screen
  • Windows are moved to the default screen when opened, if they are currently not visible (e.g. when screens are disconnected)
  • Migration of scan definitions when switching from LOGINventory7 to LOGINventory8 improved
  • Remote scan improved: dump files are created less often

Build 12709 (07.10.2020):

  • License Management: No more error message when deleting products
  • Linux acquisition: You can also scan with members of the “wheel” group

Build 12694 (30.09.2020):

  • Important License Management: Significant Performance Improvement
  • New Linux scan: Linking between virtual machines and hosts for e.g. KVM hosts
  • Linux scan: Improved recognition of the chassis type
  • Job Monitor: Selection of columns without function no longer possible
  • Improved migration of license management nodes from version 6 or earlier

LOGINventory Version 8.3.6

Build 12636 (09.09.2020):

  • Memory optimization of the LOGINventory8-InventoryService
  • Changing the schedule of the system tasks
  • XenApp acquisition: No more unnecessary dmp files
  • Improved detection of .NET 4.8, Exchange 2016 & 2019 CUs
  • SNMP acquisition: Correct return code if scan failed
  • Remote Scanner: Column “Group” can be displayed in the overview of the definitions
  • Remote Scanner: CSV import of definitions extended
  • Node sharing: Path of the share is displayed in the console
  • Node sharing: New option to hide the share below the root node
  • Improvement when reading out local group members (no more empty names)
  • Cloud subscriptions can now be deleted in queries to the entity “UserCloudSubscriptionInfo” (e.g. Software -> Query Lists -> Cloud Subscriptions (User))
  • Linux Scan: Improved detection of CPU and core count

LOGINventory Version 8.3.5

Build 12442 (30.06.2020):

  • Remote Scanner: Further performance improvements

Build 12436 (26.06.2020):

  • Bugfix: User Reports are loaded correctly when double clicking on a user

Build 12428 (24.06.2020):

  • Remote Scanner:
    • Performance Improvements
    • Sequential ping option -> Can be used to reduce server load
  • Suggestions for creating subqueries improved (base tables available for selection)
  • Custom properties for Devices: 10 new properties of type “DateTime” added
  • Online Exchange Acquisition: New error code if scan account is not specified as UPN
  • No more problems when opening linked documents that are already open in another process
  • No more errors when no default program is set for a linked document
  • Queries for the entity “SoftwareLicense” and “License” can be created again by the user
  • Remote Scanner only Installation: DataLocation can be adjusted again via the settings
  • “Copy Selection” no longer inserts a tab character after the copied string
  • Monitor manufacturer list updated
  • Linked data widget no longer loses its reference after clicking the “Back” button
  • New manual chapter: Advanced acquisition via command line
  • License management:
    • Status of node for products with missing maintenance licenses is displayed correctly again
    • Subscription license is again considered at “minimum for host”
    • Manual counting: position of the “source” in the tree structure is displayed when expanding
    • Fixed layout problem when adding products with Manual Count
  • Dynamic documents also work below linked queries
  • SQL Server and Visual Studio Version 2019, Adobe Creative Cloud Variants & Adobe Acrobat Editions (for SWID tags) are recognized correctly
  • Improvements to the authorization concept in the Web interface

LOGINventory Version 8.3.4

  • New Exchange Server: Reads the following fields:
    • HasActiveSyncDevicePartnership
    • OwaEnabled
    • MapiEnabled
    • MapiHttpEnabled
    • ActiveSyncEnabled
    • PopEnabled
    • ImapEnabled
    • GrantSendOnBehalfTo
  • New Share permissions of hidden shares (ending with a $ sign) can now also be read. The command line argument “//HiddenAcls 1” can be used for this. Note: Administrative shares (Admin$, IPC$, C$, D$, E$, …) are never recorded.
  • Share permissions of folders with symbolic links (e.g. DFS) are no longer recorded
  • Dynamic documents: Template “Without data” only available in manufacturer mode
  • Report Editor / Dynamic Documents: The options without function (e.g. “Save As”, “Open”, “Print Preview”, etc.) have been removed from the ribbon menu
  • Reports: The field “VmGuestOnHost.Description” is now also available for explicit selection
  • VMware acquisition: Name of the VM can also be determined correctly if it starts with a “.” or if it can only be read from the config file
  • VMware acquisition: Intercepting an Error in the PowerCLI
  • Improved prevention of duplicates when the name of the VM in the hypervisor is different from the name set in the operating system
  • License management:
    • Links between OEM licenses and products are not removed when the computer is scanned again (changes to your custom properties remain saved)
    • Deletion of licenses with host licensing is working correctly again
    • Custom properties of the type “String” for products in the license management again possible
    • The number of missing host licenses is calculated even if no licenses have been stored
  • Complete documentation of the available parameters via “LOGINfo.exe /?” and in the manual
  • Web interface: Only nodes for which a table view exists can now be displayed
  • Correct recognition of Exchange 2019 and the CUs
  • Powershell: Access in multitenancy mode works correctly again
  • Data import of device licenses works correctly again
  • Solving problems during the migration from 8.3.2 to 8.3.3

LOGINventory Version 8.3.3

Build 12014 (19.2.2020):

  • New Monitor serial numbers: Depending on the manufacturer, these are now also read out via WMI. To force the reading of serial numbers via WMI, the new switch “//WmiMonitors 1” can be used
  • Important Significant optimization of loading times for user-related queries on effective user rights
  • Database tables are created correctly if the database has been created previously and then Verify is clicked
  • Tasks: Use of newly created reports (when saving or as mail attachments) also possible without restarting Automation Service
  • Tasks: When creating new tasks, the option “Row.Count >0” is set by default
  • Query Editor: Selection of paths between the tables is saved even after editing a query again
  • Improvement in the calculation of effective user rights (Builtin\Users is resolved correctly)
  • Exchange acquisition: Increase the reliability of acquisition even on machines with strict Powershell Execution Policy
  • SQL Server acquisition: More useful return code when using Windows credentials and SQL Server is not present
  • License management: If devices that have been assigned a device license are archived, the corresponding licenses are also archived correctly and remain connected to the device.
  • File search: If certain files are no longer found during a renewed file search, only the actually existing results are listed -> the results are no longer cumulated
  • Detection of SNMP devices: The community “public” is no longer automatically used as fallback, but only if it has been explicitly assigned to the scan definition
  • Custom properties: It is now possible to create up to 15 different custom properties of type “Boolean” for Devices instead of 5
  • Microsoft365 acquisition: now all accounts, not only the first 100 are read
  • Microsoft365 acquisition: improved error message for incorrect data entry
  • Exchange acquisition: The value ResourceType is renamed to MailboxType and read again correctly (Attention During the migration all mailbox data is deleted and must be captured again afterwards).
  • Exchange acquisition: Correct display of linked mailboxes
  • Exchange acquisition: New value: SmtpAddress
  • Dynamic documents: Connection of external database works correctly again
  • MAC address table: The interface alias is displayed for each interface and port

LOGINventory Version 8.3.2

Build 11821 (29.11.2019):

  • New Web interface: Direct jump to queries possible by using the corresponding URL
  • New Linux scanning: sudo rights sufficient for acquisition
  • Automation Service will only run if it has database access
  • Notification if required services do not run
  • Deletion of device licenses possible without problems
  • Device licenses of previously deleted assets are no longer created twice
  • Integrity check no longer fails
  • Dynamic documents: Multilevel inheritance of filter conditions is taken into account
  • Widget bar: Increased visibility
  • License management: No more error messages if all filter conditions are removed in the product configuration for a version

LOGINventory Version 8.3.1

Build 11743 (25.10.2019):

  • Cleansing of the users list possible
  • Acquisition of Windows Server 2008 works correctly again
  • The column order in the web interface is the same as in the query editor
  • Widgets are unfolded by default
  • Exchange acquisition: SendQuotas etc. are read correctly again

Build 11724 (10.10.2019):

Acquisition:

  • vSphere aquisistion: Introduction of a new return code, if no vSphere API available
  • Exchange: Introduction of the “/EasOnly” switch, which only captures EAS devices.
  • Exchange: Automatic writing of two inv-files (one with only data to mailboxes, servers & databases and one with only data from EAS devices)
  • LOGINquirySvc: Automatically free memory after ActiveDirectory capture execution (fix a memory hole)
  • Linux data entry: customization of data entry via Custom.xml possible
  • AD capture: Recursive resolution of group memberships during capture can now be enabled in the Remote Scanner
  • BootLog: By default only the last 50 entries are collected. This behavior can be changed with the command line argument “//BootLogEntries 100” to e.g. the last 100 entries. Attention: The table is still cumulated, but a cleanup function is available in the settings.
  • Remote scan of your own computer provides reliable complete data
  • Remote scanner: Edit user accounts and click “Cancel” to ensure that changes are not made
  • Entering data is also possible if the change history for the “InventoryInfo” table has been switched on.

Evaluation:

  • Archiving and deleting of assets is possible again if the LOGINventory license has expired.
  • Automatic deletion of newly created queries if no columns have been selected
  • Deletion of entries from the query “Failed Inventory” is now possible
  • Quick export function is also available again on the “Changes” and “Computer Accounts” tabs
  • Effective permissions: No more empty result rows if asset was deleted or archived
  • Improved templates for device queries below users
  • New query: “Exclude archived entries” is checked by default.
  • Resetting the asset node layout is prevented when clicking an orphaned catalog entry and the “Linked Data” widget is open
  • Custom properties widget: fields of type “DateTime” can be emptied again
  • Duplicate queries: Column order & layout of the original are adopted

License management:

  • The “Product Management” node can also be expanded after the first addition of products.
  • Duplicating the license management node no longer causes a crash
  • Views “Licenses” and “License distribution” are now read-only
  • Creation of a product with manual counting no longer requires a query to which the calculation refers (constant consumer numbers can be stored)

Tasks:

  • No more error messages if task is deleted immediately after creation without saving
  • Deselection of all days in the weekly planning of a task no longer leads to error messages.

Documentation:

  • Dynamic documents: Changes to the filter of a data source are saved correctly.
  • New version of Compliance Report available (now also shows how many licenses are missing in which version). Note: You can disable the old Compliance Report so that it no longer appears in the Reports drop-down menu.

Miscellaneous:

  • Installation of “Remote Scanner only” is now complete
  • Multienancy Management Module automatically restarts DataService after creating a new client
  • Webinterface: More meaningful column order of the queries, as well as changes of the column width possible. Attention: The web interface has to be re-published for this update.
  • Sharing the data directory: Authenticated users may only execute LOGINfo.exe, not change it anymore.
  • Not needed index for table “NetworkConnection” removed