LOGINventory Version 9.1.4

Build 14800 (09/08/2022):

  • Setup again respects the selection of program features to be installed
  • Recognition of Bios OEM licenses and assignment in license management improved
  • Linux acquisition: Improved handling of passwords with special characters
  • In rare cases, device licenses were deleted in license management due to “Obsolete data” cleanup. This problem has been fixed.

Build 14777 (08/25/2022):

  • AD Acquisition: Resolving group memberships again possible for users who are not in the selected OU scope

Build 14766 (08/17/2022):

  • Offline Agent: New version number 9.1: With the new action “repair” the upload & selfupdate paths, as well as the user data in use (“OfflineAgent.config” file) can now be exchanged for existing installations. More explanation here.
  • Fingerprint matching: By including the new rule for matching DeviceInfo.SystemUuid + HardwareAsset.SerialNumber + Mainboard.SerialNumber for physical machines, duplicates should be avoided.
  • Queries can no longer be moved below the ” Access Data Management” & “Tasks & Notifications” nodes
  • Faster loading of the context menu when right-clicking on license products if there are also dynamic documents in the “Report Templates” folder
  • Fixed a problem from 9.1.3 that caused the Web Viewer in the multi-client version to always display the data of the “Default” client
  • Linux acquisition: determination of DNS hostname and domain improved
  • Reading SharedFolder permissions: For non-English operating systems, the English name is still read for groups such as “Authenticated Users”.
  • License Management: Host licensing: Expired licenses are no longer counted as “available”
  • Exchange inventory removes remaining files from previous versions on the Exchange server
  • AutomationService can also be run from the portable version directory
  • Topology synchronization improved
  • Active Directory Scan: new parameter /recursivegroupsext also resolves group memberships of groups outside the specified OU
  • Warranty query for HP devices: increased stability

LOGINventory Version 9.1.3

Build 14684 (30.06.2022):

  • Memory: Type detection updated (MemoryModuleInfo.Type)
  • Fixed a problem that caused the LOGINventory Powershell (PSC.exe) to stop working
  • Fixed a problem that caused mails not to be sent when the option to “Insert data as HTML table” was selected
  • Display of task status in the tree structure: fixed a problem that caused unnecessary reloading of data
  • Migration from version 8: fixed a problem that reports that the “DatabaseProvider is missing or empty”
  • Saving of dynamic documents via task: Custom properties are correctly integrated into the document again
  • VMware scan: When reading stubs with multiple network adapters, the correct IPs & MAC addresses are now determined
  • CSV import: Custom properties are no longer automatically set to “editable by user” by the import, but keep their previous value
  • Linked Documents widget: Also when adding a new linked document, it can be opened directly in the dialog

Build 14658 (22.06.2022):

  • Breaking Change The Powershell module “ExchangeOnlineManagement” is now required to capture online Exchange servers (cloud servers), see manual.
  • Tasks:
    • New The query result set can now be inserted directly into the email content as an HTML table, eliminating the need to open the attachment to see the details.
    • Powershell scripts called via tasks are passed the additional parameter $caller, which contains the name of the calling task, see manual.
  • New Web API: The new Web API allows queries to be published as endpoints so that data in LOGINventory can be accessed using HTTP requests. This functionality is initially available in a beta version. To learn how to enable beta mode, click here. Read More

LOGINventory Version 9.1.0

Build 14377 (16.02.2022):

  • Migration for certain “SerialNumber” queries improved
  • Exchange Online Scan: All available mailbox information is gathered again

Build 14374 (14.02.2022):

  • New Automatic update of the owner possible: In the settings you can define that the owner is updated after X scans (recommendation: 5) with the same last logged in user. Attention: This setting is only enabled by default for new installations, for update installations you have to check the box yourself (if desired).
  • Topology:
    • Important Significant improvement in reliability and loading speed. Note: To optimize loading speed, a feature is used that is only supported from SQL Server 2016 onwards, which is why we now recommend at least SQL Server 2016. Older versions are still supported, but do not benefit as much from the speed optimization.
    • Important Improved calculation of connections when both CDP and LLDP data are available.
    • Calling topology below user templates no longer possible
  • Breaking Change Moved “DeviceInfo.Serialnumber” property to “HardwareAsset.Serialnumber”
  • Breaking Change “HardwareProducy.Warranty” (concatenated string of all warranty entries) removed

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LOGINventory Version 9.0.8

Build 14277 (20/12/2021):

  • Laptop batteries: More information is read
  • Setting and emptying the owner (Custom Properties) improved
  • Warranty query: For HP, not only Base Warranty but also Care Packs are read out
  • Excel quick export on the list of tasks and notifications works correctly again
  • Fixed an error in the Dynamic Documents documenting server roles
  • Migration from version 7.8.2 is supported
  • Direct LOGINventory access via Windows Powershell (not PSC.exe) supported again
  • Improved error handling within LOGINventory Powershell components
  • User name is correctly determined if PC is member of Azure AD
  • Improved check for available .NET Framework version when starting the portable LMC
  • Setting permissions of data directory when sharing via settings improved
  • Trunk / lag mapping when reading network adapters in new column NetworkAdpaterInfo.TeamInterfaceIndex
  • Improved name recognition for non-Windows devices

LOGINventory Version 9.0.7

Build 14246 (25.11.2021):

  • Migration problem fixed that prevent successful migration for some VideoAdpater.MemorySize values

Build 14244 (25.11.2021):

  • New New values:
    • Bios.SecureBoot: specifies whether the SecureBoot option has been enabled in the bios
    • Partition.DiskType: indicates whether it is a GPT or MBR partition
    • VideoApdaterInfo.DriverModel: reads the WDDM version of the driver
    • OperatingSystemInfo.DirectXVersion: Gives the DirectX version

Important These values now allow to check for devices if the minimum requirements for Windows 11 are met. For this purpose, we have published a corresponding script for checking Windows 11 compatibility here (German blog post).

  • New Web Viewer:
    • Display of dashboards possible (if they are located as nodes in the tree structure – not as a view for folders)
    • Display of reports possible (e.g. when clicking on specific user)
  • Wichtig Fixed performance issues with topology and “Switch Port Assginment” query
  • Powershell command “Set-CustomProperty” extended by parameter “-Category” to assign a category to a newly created property
  • Mircosoft365-Subscriptions: Products, where no licenses were assigned to users, now also appear in the list of cloud subscriptions
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the entry of inv files with more than 10TB disk size
  • When sharing the data directory via settings, the permissions are set correctly also for the “script” directory
  • Portable LMC: No more error message when adjusting theme colors in settings
  • Resource Repository: When storing own icons for the tree structure, it can be selected whether these should also be colored by the theming of the icons
  • The determination of the device name happens again in capital letters (like in version 8)
  • Graphics cards: Video memory with more than 4GB is determined correctly
  • Asset Editor: Newly created assets are saved correctly when clicking the “Save & Next” button
  • License management: When adding new products, the error message “No object reference” no longer occurs
  • Deleting entries in the “Failed Inventory” query works reliably again
  • Exchange scan: When connecting to the Exchange server, the UNC path is no longer used, but the path %systemroot%\Inv is used instead
  • Warning message if .NET Framework or VC++ Runtime were not found in required version when starting portable version
  • Migration:
    • runs more reliably, even if there are “empty” Dynamic Documents in the tree structure
    • UserAccount query below UserGroup query is migrated correctly again (restructuring of entities with version 9)

LOGINventory Version 9.0.6

Build 14186 (27.10.2021):

  • Fixed issue that prevented migration from version 9.0.4 to version 9.0.5 in some cases (error message: Invalid column name: ‘HasMultipleMacs’)
  • Setting of theme-specific accent color no longer applies to icons
  • Node import dialog: Use correct logo
  • Remote scanner standalone installation: no error message anymore when opening the settings dialog
  • Fixed a bug that caused dmp files to appear during scanning

LOGINventory Version 9.0.5

Build 14175 (25.10.2021):

  • Info Widget:
    • Ink levels for printers are displayed correctly (and no longer inverted)
    • When selecting properties to display, all 1:1 relationships are now available
  • Related Data Widget: documents can now be directly linked to nodes again
  • Scan of network connections (entity: NetworkConnection) now provides complete data
  • Improved performance when loading reports for the User entity
  • License Management: Entries in the list of license consumers get existing licenses assigned correctly
  • Warranty data:
    • Stability of online query improved
    • Time of automatic online query changed to random time between 5 and 7 am to distribute load
    • Overview of retrieved warranty information: maintenance is displayed as “valid” if at least one maintenance of the device is still valid
  • MAC address table / switch port assignment: If two VLANs are configured on a port, the port data is displayed correctly again
  • Setup can now be installed even if the ExecutionPolicy settings of the Powershell prevented this previously
  • Web Viewer: Jumping to nodes via “?pcuid=…” is possible correctly again
  • Dynamic Documents: No more error message if the document contains no data
  • SQL Server Cluster: detection improved
  • Browser engine uses in-memory cache (no GPU acceleration)

LOGINventory Version 9.0.4

Build 14143 (14.10.2021):

  • License Management: Calculation of “AnnualCosts” changed, so that only currently valid licenses (and no more expired ones) are included in the calculation
  • Exchange-Online: Fixed a bug that prevented scanning
  • Info pages in LOGINventory: use correct fonts
  • Topology: Improved trunk port detection in the list of used ports and the topology itself
  • Usage Metering Agent:
    • Names at “RemoteHost” entries are no longer truncated
    • Version increased to 9.0.4