Release 1.4


The purpose of this document is to provide information pertaining to Release 1.4 of NetConnect X | LYF. Note, this document incorporates changes introduced in Release 1.3.

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 1.4
Microsoft Windows 2012 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:                  26 April 2019

System Requirements
  • Operating System: CentOS 7.4 minimal
  • Supported virtualisation: VMware, Microsoft Hyper-V
  • Supported Cloud Deployment: AWS, Azure
System & Admin Panel Updates
  • Introduced first iteration of the reporting module.
  • System updates to improve stability, resolve issue whereby system would become unresponsive after a period of time.
  • Resolved delay when logging out
  • Resolved assigning and unassigning licences bug
  • System-wide security improvements
  • Removed requirement for “/” or “\” when creating a LYF application
  • Added a confirmation dialogue when deleting an application.
  • Added notification when deleting an application.
  • Updated self-signed certificate, expiry 2029.
  • Improved reboot time
  • Minor UI updates
  • Resoled multiple scenarios whereby the file preview would not display
  • Introduced user-friendly messaging and options to better deal with preview time-outs
  • Added option to increment file/folder name under duplicate name scenarios
  • Improved file upload stability
  • Files/Folders are now removed from the clipboard after a cut-paste event
  • Resolved an issue whereby the select boxes can become out of sync
  • Added progress indicator for downloads
  • Added progress indicator and user-friendly text to preview screen
  • Improved sorting behaviour
  • Minor UI updates
  • Tidied up the ‘size’ column
  • Added ability to merge folders
  • Improved handling for duplicate file name scenarios
  • User Provide Credentials and User Select Address options added
  • Added wallpaper redirection

Known Behaviour

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
SYS 1.4-1Following an upgrade, the system SSL certificate must be regenerated/reapplied.
Updated on May 3, 2019

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