Virtual Serial Ports History

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Version 3.22.00.0555
Released on: 10/30/2015
Latest version
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Data not transferring over bridges
    It was impossible to successfully transfer any data over the bridge in some situations.
    · Bridge creation failure on single-processor computers
    It was impossible to create a local bridge on single-processor computer.
Version 3.21.00.0548
Released on: 10/9/2015
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Error creating permanent bridges
    Previous release broke creation of local permanent bridges.
Version 3.20.00.0545
Released on: 9/12/2015
  • Updated Features
    · Changed sharing mode for output file
    Previously, virtual serial port in file input/output mode opened output file with exclusive access. Now it specifies Read sharing mode allowing other processes to open the output file with Read access mask.
Version 3.14.00.0528
Released on: 7/23/2015
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Multiple bug fixes
    Several reported bugs, including application crashes, have been fixed.
  • New Features
    · Line noise emulation
    This release introduces a configurable line noise emulation.
Version 3.12.00.0495
Released on: 6/5/2015
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Multiple bug fixes
    Several reported bugs, including application crashes, have been fixed.
Version 3.11.00.0489
Released on: 6/1/2015
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Permanent Bridge Fix
    Virtual Serial Ports sometimes could not re-create permanent bridges after reboot.
  • New Features
    · Buffer Overflow Emulation
    Added configurable buffer overflow emulation.
    · Flow Control Emulation
    Added full hardware and software flow control emulation.
Version 3.06.00.0443
Released on: 2/19/2015
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Multiple bug fixes
    Several reported bugs, including application crashes, have been fixed.
Version 3.05.00.0426
Released on: 2/9/2015
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Error creating permanent remote bridges
    It was impossible to create a permanent remote bridge.
    · Memory leak
    A memory leak in Virtual Serial Ports library has been fixed.
  • New Features
    · Custom Pin-outs
    This release adds custom wiring support to local and remote bridges. Custom pin-out may be configured during local bridge creation or modified for any existing bridge.
    · Redistributable package
    A separate redistributable package is provided starting from this release. It is a stripped-down version of installation package with configuration utility and documentation removed. Unattended installation is also supported.
Version 3.02.00.0369
Released on: 12/11/2014
  • Fixed Bugs
    · DateReceived event fix
    This release fixes a bug that prevented .NET SerialPort.DateReceived event from being fired.
Version 3.01.00.0354
Released on: 10/29/2014
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Various bugs fixed
    A number of reported and internally found bugs have been fixed.
  • New Features
    · Port renaming
    It is now possible to change the system assigned COM port name.
    · Remote bridges
    Two virtual serial ports, created on different computers, may now be connected to each other (like virtual null-modem cables).
    · API
    Virtual Serial Ports now provides convenient application programming interface, allowing user code to create and manage virtual serial ports. Both native and scripting clients are supported. Typescript definition file is included.
  • Updated Features
    · Licensing change
    In addition to free license, Virtual Serial Ports is now available as a commercial product. All features of previous free versions remain free, new features are available only in full version.
Version 2.11.00.0202
Released on: 9/8/2014
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Bridge re-creation after restart
    Created bridges are now automatically re-created after system restart. Note: there are still may be cases when bridges cannot be re-created.
    · Crash on bridge deletion
    Configuration utility could crash after bridge had been deleted.
  • New Features
    · Wait mask support
    Virtual ports, created by application, now support wait masks.
    · Baud rate emulation
    Virtual port now tries to limit its bandwidth according to selected baud rate.
    · Limited support for flow control
    This release adds limited support for flow control emulation.
Version 2.02.00.0172
Released on: 2/27/2012
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Application crash
    Configuration utility may crash when it tries to display a broken bridge's name. Fixed.
  • Updated Features
    · Anonymous usage data is not collected and submitted anymore
    Starting from this version, an application no longer collects and submits anonymous usage data to HHD Software Ltd.
Version 2.01.00.0165
Released on: 8/18/2011
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Inability to work with .NET SerialPort
    Ports created by Virtual Serial Ports could not be used with .NET class SerialPort. Fixed.
    · Application crash
    A possible crash of control application fixed (it could crash when tried to display a "broken" bridge in its user interface).
Version 2.00.00.0158
Released on: 5/30/2011
  • New Features
    · Configuration is automatically restored after the computer is restarted
    Virtual Serial Ports now saves the configuration (the number and types of ports) and restores it when the computer is restarted.
  • Updated Features
    · License type changed
    Virtual Serial Ports is now a free product.
Version 1.04.00.0142
Released on: 4/29/2011
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Several reported bugs fixed
    Several reported crashes and hangs have been fixed. Improved setup experience on Windows Vista.
  • Updated Features
    · Beta testing period extended
    This release extends the beta testing period.
Version 1.03.00.0130
Released on: 3/31/2011
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Several reported bugs fixed
    Several reported bugs have been fixed.
  • Updated Features
    · Beta testing period extended
    This release extends the beta testing period.
Version 1.02.00.0121
Released on: 2/28/2011
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Unnecessary reboot removed
    Setup requires reboot when it is not actualy needed. Fixed.
  • New Features
    · Integration with Windows Error Reporting
    Application now fully integrates with Windows Error Reporting. If it ever crashes or hangs, you can submit the report, which will allow us to fix a bug and provide a solution.
  • Updated Features
    · Beta testing period extended
    This release extends the beta testing period.
Version 1.01.00.0106
Released on: 1/26/2011
  • Fixed Bugs
    · Deadlock fixed
    A deadlock occurred when an application attempted to open a virtual serial port connected to a named pipe (server side). The request did not complete until the client was connected to a pipe. Fixed.
    · Crash in configuration utility
    Configuration utiltity could crash if it was unable to delete bridged serial ports. It then continued to crash on launch until the computer was restarted or devices were manually removed from Device Manager. Fixed.
  • New Features
    · Connecting virtual ports over network
    It is now possible to connect two virtual ports created on different computers (LAN only) over named pipe.
Version 1.00.00.0098
Released on: 1/13/2011
No changes available for this release
Release Details
Version:
3.22.00.0555
Release Date:
10/30/2015
Platforms: »
· Windows 7
· Windows 8
· Windows 8.1
· Windows 10
· Windows Server 2008 R2
· Windows Server 2012
· Windows Server 2012 R2
Interface: »
· English
License Type:
· Shareware
Trial Period:
· 14 days
File Size:
9.35 MB
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