Add-In: Lights-Out v1.5.3 Build 1819 (Service Pack 3)

Lights-Out for WS2012e v1.5.2.1755 Beta - Status tab

The add-in Lights-Out is now available for for Windows Server 2012 Essentials.

As well as being available for Microsoft’s latest server offering, Lights-Out is also available for Windows 7, 8 running as a "Home server" or standard Windows Server too.

Here is the change log for the WS2012e version:

  • Official support for Windows Server 2012 Essentials – Windows Server 2012 Essentials is now officially supported by Lights-Out. Please have a look at the known issues!
  • Official support for Windows 8 – Windows 8 is now officially supported by Lights-Out.
  • New client context menu command for backup – This command performs a server wake-up, a backup and executes the action after backup with a single mouse click! That comes in handy if you want to run a backup after you finished your work.

Additional bug fixes:

  • Fixed missing next calendar events for a task which spans midnight and runs every day
  • Fixed high CPU load in client service if server is offline
  • Fixed missing status for Apple Mac and mobile devices
  • Fixed a problem with special characters in name of IP based devices
  • Fixed a problem with identity mapping in Mac Agent
  • Changed client standby action initiated from dashboard or Lights-Out Mobile App. Uses hibernation if configured as action after backup, standby otherwise.
  • Changed network monitor to better handle pulsed transmission used for example by XBMC
  • Changed uptime chart to suppress server if running 24/7 (Lights-Out configured to do nothing)
  • Added official support for Window Server 2012 Essentials
  • Added official support for Window 8
  • Added official support for Apple Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion)
  • Added better support for mobile devices in computer properties
  • Added detection for WebDAV issues in Mac Agent and Lights-Out Mobile
  • Added different product titles
  • Added backup command to client context menu (this combines wake-up, backup and action after backup)
  • Added backup command to command line client
  • Added correct sorting to all columns in computer tab
  • Added Polish translation

More details on Lights-Out are available from here.

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