Release 1.2


The purpose of this document is to provide information pertaining to Release 1.2 of NetConnect X | LYF.

Supported Versions

Whilst this information may be relevant to other versions / environments, the ones stipulated here have been actively tested with positive results.

Product Version
NetConnect X | LYF 1.0.0
Microsoft Windows 2008 R2 and above
Microsoft Windows Desktop 7 and above
Apple Mac (OS X) OSX 10.13 and above
Apple iPhone, iPad (iOS) iOS 12 and above
Android 8.0 and above
Browsers  Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge.

Release Notes

Release Date:                  27 March 2019

Features / Updates
System Requirements
  • Operating System: CentOS 7.4 minimal
  • Supported virtualisation: VMware, Microsoft Hyper-V
  • Supported Cloud Deployment: AWS, Azure
System & Admin Panel Updates
  • System updates to improve stability, resolve issue whereby system would become unresponsive after a period of time.
  • System-wide security improvements
  • Improved Authentication Stage creation behavior. Set local instance as inactive when creating and activating
  • Updated RDP application create/edit options, default values.
  • Updated UI for assigning users to applications
  • Bug Fix for editing and duplicating RDP & LYF apps
  • Updated authentication options for RDP apps
  • Introduced file-type specific icons
  • Updated folder colour
  • Pass-through of certain Windows permission errors
  • Implemented error handling and UI for drag-and-drop.
  • Fixed bug where spaces were replaced with ‘%20’ when downloading files.
  • Updated Sorting behaviour
  • Remove ‘paste’ option from 3 dot menu
  • Updated UI layout on several messages
  • Added Preview timeout notification
  • Removed option to preview unsupported file types
  • Updated ‘Date Modified’ column format
  • Simplified application creation
  • Added User Provide Credential and User Select Address options
  • Added Font Smoothing option
  • Updated Control Strip options
  • Updated clipboard redirection behaviour
  • Updated Hyper-Drive behaviour
  • Tabs now reflect application name

Known Behaviour

LYF 1.2-1 Unable to download a file via the three-dot menu when the file is selected. User should use the download option from the top row.
LYF 1.2-2Download option unavailable from preview timeout menu
LYF 1.2-3Sorting behaviour is not intuitive
LYF 1.2-4Duplicate file/folder handling requires further improvement. No data is lost under any tested scenarios, however messaging, behaviour and options presented to the users are to be improved.
RDP 1.2-1Internet Explorer not currently supported
RDP 1.2-2Audio redirection to be implemented
Updated on March 27, 2019

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