Versions-Historie

Version 7.1.7 (16.11.2016)

  • Fixed issue with resolving members of DynamicDistributionList
  • contactSync: Fixed issue with searching mailboxes for DynamicDistributionList

Version 7.1.5 (27.09.2016)

  • Expand "additional secondary smtp addresses" feature:
    • Removing whitespaces before validation
    • "Import only primary SMTP address" option does not block the import of additional secondary smtp addresses anymore

Version 7.1.4 (21.09.2016)

  • Add additional secondary email address feature extended. Now it is possible to add multiple secondary addresses.

Version 7.1.3 (07.09.2016)

  • DynamicDistributionList contact can be added as member to a group
  • contactSync module:
    • PropertyMapping changed
      • TelephoneNumber -> BusinessPhone
      • IpPhone -> BusinessPhone2
    • Assigning synchronized contacts as 'private'
    • contactSync does not synchronize the mailNickname property as nickname into mailboxes anymore
      Note: Exisiting nickname values of contacts in the mailboxes will not removed

Version 7.1.2 (24.08.2016)

  • Implemented search functionality to NETsec LogViewer
  • msExchRecipientTypeDetails property will be exported by default (on-premise)
  • RecipientTypeDetails property will be exported by default (Exchange Online)
  • contactSync can ignore the mailNickname property for import into mailboxes
  • GALsync can export the generationQualifier property optional from on-premise environments (On-Premise only)
  • GALsync can use the generationQualifier property as source for the 'Build from properties' feature in the import policy (On-Premise only)
  • contactSync: Fixed issue with property dialog on the contact folder tab
  • Fixed issue with sip address synchronisation

Version 7.1.1 (25.07.2016)

  • Optional export of the legacyExchangeDN from on-premise Exchange environments
  • Optional import of the legacyExchangeDN as X500 address in the proxyAddresses
  • Change behavior if "Import only primary SMTP address" and "Add additional secondary smtp address to proxyAddresses". The primary SMTP address and the additional secondary smtp address will now be imported to the proxyAddresses, all other secondary smtp addresses will be ignored.
  • NETsec LogViewer will now show more details by double click on a log entry
  • One log file and notification mail for each imported data file in one policy run, which imports the GAL into an on-premise Exchange environment or Exchange Online / Office 365 tenant.

Version 7.1.0 (11.07.2016)

In GALsync version 7.1, we added the contactSync module for an easier way to handle importing the Global Address List into a subfolder within an user’s Outlook Contacts.

  • GALsync has a new icon
  • Renamed "GALsyncLogViewer.exe" to "NETsecLogViewer.exe"
  • Renamed "GALsyncPolicyExecuter.exe" to "NETsecPolicyExecuter.exe"
    Note: if you use the Windows Task Scheduler for running the policies, you will have to correct the command in your scheduled tasks.
  • GALsync prevents the issue, that other existing objects will be modified, if an error occurs during object creation in the Office 365 tenant.
  • Fixed an issue with the setup
  • Fixed an issue with the NoMailboxSync flag
    Note: We changed the trial mode of GALsync.
    The GALsync policies for exports and imports to on-premise Active Directory and to Exchange Online Office 365 tenant have the usual limit of 100 analyzed objects,
    but the policies to import contacts to users´ mailboxes have been limited to 20 analyzed objects.

Version 7.0.7 (27.06.2016)

  • GALsync prevent the issue, that other existing objects will be modified, if an error occurs during creating objects in the Office 365 tenant.
  • new GALsync icons

Version 7.0.6 (08.06.2016)

  • Fixed an issue with selecting policy direction in the GALsync Policy Wizard by using the option
    “No Exchange server available. Only Active Directory Preparation” on the general Exchange tab.
  • Fixed an issue with adding members to group where the emails syntax is different

Version 7.0.5 (01.06.2016)

  • Fixed an issue with finding objects during import policy run
  • Fixed an issue with selecting mailbox users and mail contacts of an Office 365 tenant
  • Fixed an issue with the import option "Build the cn of the distinguishedName" (On-Premise only)
  • Renamed "Directory" tab for contact import policy to "Contact Folder"
  • Renamed "GALsyncLogViewer.exe" to "NETsecLogViewer.exe"
  • Renamed "GALsyncPolicyExecuter.exe" to "NETsecPolicyExecuter.exe"
    Note: if you use the Windows Task Scheduler for running the policies, then you have to correct the command in your scheduled tasks

Version 7.0.3 (13.05.2016)

  • Fixed issue creating two primary SMTP addresses in the proxyAddresses, if the result of the import option "Modify primary SMTP address with domain" is not unique for each imported object.
  • Fixed issue creating the distinguishedName for new imported contacts by using the import option "Build the cn of the distinguishedName".

Version 7.0.2 (09.05.2016)

  • Fixed issue scheduling policies for Exchange Online

Version 7.0.1 (27.04.2016)

  • Fixed issue with importing groups and checking their types
  • Fixed issue comparing thumbnailPhoto property
  • Fixed issue hiding contacts from address lists

Version 7.0.0 (12.04.2016)

With GALsync version 7.0, we added the ability to import the Global Address Lists from Exchange 2007, Exchange 2010, Exchange 2013, Exchange 2016 and Exchange Online into a subfolder within an user’s mailbox contacts.

The mailboxes need to be on an Exchange 2007, Exchange 2010, Exchange 2013, Exchange 2016 and Exchange Online environment.

Further changes:

  • Redesigned the policy type selection and the general setting tabs.
  • "Delete mails in GALsyncArchiv mail folder, Sent Items folder and all data files in the GALsyncArchiv folder of other data transport modes after x days" is enabled by default. GALsync will delete the data file after 7 days by default.
  • Added additional log entries and additional tests during the process of creating new objects, when the distinguishedName already exists.
  • Usability improvements while configuring the Exclude Object Filter
  • Fixed issues with importing contacts to Exchange Online

Version 6.0.9 (10.02.2016)

  • Fixed issue with old primary SMTP address by import in Exchange Online (Microsoft Office 365)
  • Fixed issue with mark properties for Exchange Online (Microsoft Office 365)
  • Fixed issue with test credentials for Exchange Online (Microsoft Office 365)
  • Added feature Exclude Object Filter for Exchange Online (Microsoft Office 365)
  • Fixed issue handle membership of big Active Directory groups
  • Fixed issue with mailNickname/Alias, if it is empty or has spaces
  • Fixed issue with importing multiple mail shipments with one import policy
  • Fixed issue with moving uncompleted mail import shipment to GALsync archive folder

Version 6.0.8 (11.01.2016)

  • Fixed issue setting checkbox on "Maximum errors to transfer data file" and "Minimum objects to transfer data file"
  • Fixed issue exporting big dynamic distribution groups from O365
  • Fixed issue exporting Recipient Type UserMailbox from O365

    Version 6.0.7 (14.12.2015)

    • Fixed issue deleting Groups on import, that are not anymore in data file
    • Added feature exclude object filter for export (only on premise)
    • Fixed issue reading log files

    Version 6.0.6 (13.11.2015)

    • Fixed issue exporting dynamic distribution group

    Version 6.0.5 (04.11.2015)

    • Added additional log entries during reading mailbox.
    • Added additional messages during test connection.

    Version 6.0.4 (19.10.2015)

    • Added additional log entries during reading the data file and searching for objects.
    • Fixed policy wizard issue.
    • Fixed issue by exporting contacts without primary SMTP address.

    Version 6.0.3 (25.09.2015)


    Version 6.0.2 (23.09.2015)

    • Rename "Query Based Group" to "Dynamic Distribution Group".
    • Update error message, if an invalid value should be added to the property showInAddressBook
    • Fixed issue by searching for secondary smtp addresses
    • Fixed issue with EO Directory Search Dialog

    Version 6.0.1 (17.09.2015)

    • Fixed issue by "Search for Exchange Online Objects" with askerisk
    • Fixed status view with new logs

    Version 6.0 (07.09.2015)

    We have optimized the support of Exchange Online (Microsoft Office 365).
    This enables a lot of the options, that were previously only available for on premise environments, in the cloud.

    • DevComponents DotNetBar update to Version 12.4.0.0
    • Update to .NET Framework 4.5.1
    • New Windows Installer
    • Modifying/Improving of GALsync Engine
    • New sync engine for Exchange Online (Microsoft Office 365)
    • More objects are now selectable for export from Exchange Online (Microsoft Office 365):
         - mail-enabled MailUniversalDistributionGroup
         - mail-enabled MailUniversalSecurityGroup
         - mail-enabled DynamicDistributionGroup
    • Optional: Import SIP adresses for Exchange Online (Microsoft Office 365)
    • No longer receiving emails for GALsync versions older than GALsync version 4.3
    • Additional functions to generate rules to modify properties during the import
    • Selected object for export can be specified in the order
    • Adding detection for Windows 10 and updating translation of the Exchange server schema-version.
    • Import all data files placed in a selected folder of the transfer mode FTP
    • Fixed issue of object that has no mail property in the data file
    • Fixed issue of object that has no distinguishedName in the data file

    Version 5.1.16 (02.06.2015)

    •  DevComponents DotNetBar update to Version 12.2.0.5
    • Fixed issue, creating sub-OUs with hyphen i.e. "OU=Company-A,OU=Import OU,DC=contoso,DC=local" (On-premise)

    Version 5.1.15 (28.04.2015)

    • Fixed bug during reading inbox

    Version 5.1.14 (01.04.2015)

    • Fixed a bug occurred during a search for existing objects
    • Fixed saving old primary SMTP address during EO Export

    Version 5.1.13 (10.03.2015)

    • Fixed display name, which starts or ends with whitespace

    Version 5.1.12 (12.01.2015)

    • Fixed new line issue of property streetAddress
    • Fixed export of groups with special chars like '&'
    • Fixed compare grouptype

    Version 5.1.11 (20.11.2014)

    • Fixed legacyExchangeDN issue

    Version 5.1.10 (27.10.2014)

    • Fixed issue with spaces which are not allowed for email values.
    • Fixed issue if email values contains asterisk

    Version 5.1.9 (24.09.2014)

    • Fixed issue importing objects which has no alias in the data file for Exchange Online
    • Fixed issue for cloud-only scenario
    • Fixed issue using "->" in policy Name

    Version 5.1.8 (22.07.2014)

    • Objects, which are located outside of the import OU will now be added to imported groups as member and also set as managers of imported objects, if the proxy address attribute contains the matching smtp address (even if it is not the primary SMTP address any more).

    Version 5.1.7 (14.07.2014)

    • Fixed issue importing objects which has no mailNickname in the data file

    Version 5.1.6 (01.07.2014)

    • Retain targetAddress of users and contacts
    • Exclude objects of the data file for import

    Version 5.1.5 (07.05.2014)

    • Sort selected objects for export at the directory tab
    • Delay for sending mail with the next package of a splitted data file in seconds
    • Build CN of the distinguishedName


    Version 5.1.4 (16.04.2014)

    • Fixed issue with option "Modify target address with domain"


    Version 5.1.3 (14.04.2014)

    • Fixed issue with option "Delete mails in GALsyncArchiv mail folder, Sent Items folder and all data files in the GALsyncArchiv folder of other data transport modes after x days."
    • Check multiple primary SMTP addresses in proxyAddresses of data file objects.
    • GALsync will not import objects with multiple primary SMTP addresses in proxyAddresses and will enter a warning in the log file.


    Version 5.1.2 (11.03.2014)

    • Retain targetAddress of users


    Version 5.1.1 (24.02.2014)

    • A bug which caused endless group iteration in nested dynamic distribution groups has been fixed


    Version 4.3.22 (24.02.2014)

    • A bug which caused endless group iteration in nested dynamic distribution groups has been fixed


    Version 5.1.0 (07.01.2014)

    • DevComponents DotNetBar update to Version 11.5.1.0
    • Fixed options "Maximum errors to transfer data file" and "Minimum objects to transfer data file"
    • Fixed getting Global Catalog
    • Build an additional secondary smtp address and add it to proxyAddresses (Only On-Premise)
    • Added detection of old LegacyExchangeDN on service account. GALsync uses the value of the service account to generate the LegacyExchangeDN of newly created objects. The detection cancels the policy if the LegacyExchangeDN Syntax is outdated and throws a corresponding log message.
    • Adding detection for Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2 and translating the Exchange server schema-version.
    • Added support for forests without actual exchange installation, but ad preparation
    • Added support to send and receive data files via Exchange Online in on-premise policies
    • Change primary SMTP address of synchronized object. Change the primary SMTP address of an object in the source environment and note the old primary SMTP address in one of the ExtensionalAttributes using the prefix galsync: i.e.: "galsync:joe.dole@netsec.de"Now the existing contact in the target environment will not be deleted and recreated, but GALsync will change the primary SMTP address.
    • Activating "Modify primary SMTP address with domain" This will no longer lead to a total recreate. Instead GALsync will now change the primary SMTP address accordingly.
    • Deactivating "Modify primary SMTP address with domain" Added a warning message when deactivating the option, as this will lead to a total deletion and recreation of the objects imported.
    • Import all data files placed in a selected folder of the transfer mode via manual and via network share
    • Fixed delete mail issue.
    • Option: Exporting 'MasterOnPremise' objects from Exchange Online.
    • Fixed result issue of Ambiguous Name Resolution
    • Option: GALsync will send only status notification mails, if at least one error occurred during a running policy. Note: GALsync does not send a status notification mail if a policy has not been started due to an error.


    Version 4.3.21 (07.01.2014)

    • DevComponents DotNetBar update to Version 11.5.1.0
    • Fixed options "Maximum errors to transfer data file", "Minimum objects to transfer data file"

    Version 4.3.20 (02.09.2013)

    • Added additional log entries when using the import option "Create sub-OUs for each sending domain" in combination with an extensionAttribute. This helps to find out if the selected property is empty on objects identified for deletion.
    • Added GUI functionality preventing the user to enable "MAPI rich text format" and "Support cross-forest delegation" in conjunction as this will lead to errors
    •  Fixing Active Directory searches when domain name is different from object path


    Version 5.0.4 (02.09.2013)

    • Added additional log entries when using the import option "Create sub-OUs for each sending domain" in combination with an extensionAttribute. This helps to find out if the selected property is empty on objects identified for deletion.
    • Added GUI functionality preventing the user to enable "MAPI rich text format" and "Support cross-forest delegation" in conjunction as this will lead to errors
    • Fixing Active Directory searches when domain name is different from object path


    Version 5.0.3 (03.07.2013)

    • Fixed canonical name issue when exporting Exchange Online objects


    Version 5.0.2 (24.06.2013)

    • First x64 version of GALsync
    • Fixing the search of Exchange Webservice URL
    • Show the current process is a 64-bit process
    • Logging for adding and checking groupmemberships is more detailed
    • Fixed error handling after reading mailbox
    • Fixing slash issue in LDAP path
    • Groupmember reference and manager reference fixed when changing Primary SMTP address during import
    • updated documentation manual and Whitepaper Cross-Forest Free/Busy Delegation


    Version 4.3.19 (24.06.2013)

    • Fixing slash issue in LDAP path
    • Groupmember reference and manager reference fixed when changing Primary SMTP address during Import
    • updated documentation manual and Whitepaper Cross-Forest Free/Busy Delegation


    Version 4.3.18 (04.06.2013)

    • Logging for adding and checking group memberships is more detailed
    • Fixed error handling after reading Mailbox


    Version 5.0.1 (10.04.2013)

    • Fixed scheduler issue
    • Fixed manual choose issue


    Version 4.3.17 (10.04.2013)

    • Fixed scheduler issue
    • Fixed manual choose issue


    Version 5 (18.03.2013)
    With version 5.0 of GALsync, we added support for Exchange Web Services and PowerShell 2.0,
    Enabling GALsync to synchronize with Exchange Online (Microsoft Office 365).
    This also enabled us to completely remove any MAPI related DLLs and APIs by connecting to on-premise Exchange Servers using Exchange Web Services.
    GALsync version 5 is able to synchronize the Global Address Lists between
    Exchange 2007 SP1, Exchange 2010 SP1, Exchange 2013 and Exchange Online.
    The Built-In Free/Busy Solution (Synchronizing Public Folder contents using MAPI) has been deprecated,
    thus version 5.0 of GALsync enables you to set up an live Free/Busy via internet using
    Online Free/Busy or MS Federation.
     
    This new Feature brings some major improvements:

    • Free/Busy data is updated live when scheduling an appointment
    • More details: Depending on the settings, subject and body can be displayed
    • No more transfer of Free/Busy data
      • Faster policy-runs
      • Less bandwidth
    • Updated the GUI of GALsync to the new Windows8-Style
    • Exchange mailbox connection via Exchange Web Service and not via MAPI.
    • - Import setting: Add suffix to MailNickname only when GALsync creates a new contact


    Version 4.3.16 (18.03.2013)

    • GALsync 4 also accepts GALsync 5 license files


    Version 4.3.15 (13.03.2013)

    • Add another Global Catalog path


    Version 4.3.14 (28.02.2013)

    • Fixed AD Search Form for results above 1000 objects


    Version 4.3.13 (06.02.2013)

    • Fixed the search of existing smtp address in the proxyAdresses.
    • Fixed building of msExchOriginatingForest value from TargetAddress and not from primary STMP Address.
    • Fixed counting of analysed objects.
    • Optional: Import SIP adresses.


    Version 4.3.12 (24.01.2013)

    • New improved schedule service
    • New console application GALsyncPolicyExecuter - for manual console purposes
    • AD Search Form: Columns are now sortable
    • DevComponents DotNetBar update to Version 11.0.0.0
    • Fixed the deletion of splitted zip files after send: Now all parts are deleted from the temp folder


    Version 4.3.11 (08.01.2013)

    • Fixed issue with property postOfficeBox


    Version 4.3.10 (18.12.2012)

    • Resolved case-sensitive issue on certain multi-value properties (i.e. proxyAddresses)

    Version 4.3.9 (10.12.2012)

    The following attributes modified during the import:

    • givenName
    • sn

    The following attributes can be sync now:

    • division
    • otherFacsimileTelephoneNumber
    • otherHomePhone
    • otherIpPhone
    • otherMobile
    • otherPager
    • otherTelephone
    • url


    Version 4.3.8 (26.11.2012)

    • Create groups without members as contact or as group.
      The export site must be the same GALsync version like the import site.
    • Fixed bug exporting dynamic distribution groups with nested group option.
    • Fixed bug creating sub-OU import option


    Version 4.3.7 (10.10.2012)

    • Filtering of special char (#) in the LegacyExchangeDN, which is not allow in MailNickname
    • Logging of corrupted objects in the datafile while importing as warning entry
    • Setting to include all addresslists at import settings


    Version 4.3.5 (31.07.2012)

    • Ignore deleted GAL entries
    • Fixed encrypted and uncompressed data transfer


    Version 4.3.4 (03.07.2012)

    Change options:

    • Modify target address with domain
    • Modify primary SMTP address with domain
    •   Modify mail address with domain
    •   GALsync use only the first entry of the proxyAddress that matched to change the address.
    • GALsync checks that an Exchange Administrative Group is selected when Free Busy option is enabled.
    • Import property modification rules can specify to source objectClasses.


    Version 4.3.3 (11.06.2012)

    • Synchronized properties: employeeID, employeeNumber, employeeType


    Version 4.3.2 (21.05.2012)

    • Fixed splitting and encrypting issue via mail


    Version 4.3.1 (25.04.2012)

    • Fixed mail moving and deleting issue
    • Fixed encrypting issue via mail


    Version 4.3 (16.04.2012)

    • Global setting for email
    • Splitting data files via email
    • Show runtime after a policy run
    • Context menu at the policy tree
    • Fixed an issue to set the address lists

    Version 4.2.10 (05.03.2012)

    • Other LegacyExchangeDN syntax at the export of Free/Busy is allowed.
    • Fixed GUI: General tab is visible again.
    • Enhanced logging at the scheduler.


    Version 4.2.8 (25.01.2012)

    • The PolicyExecuter now writes into the Windows Event Log, when an error occurs. The Source is listed as "GALsyncService".
    • In the Directory -> Choose menu, you can now also select containers, which enables you to select the "Users" container.


    Version 4.2.7 (19.01.2012)

    • Nested Groups: This will also include any groups and their members that are nested in any found group.
    • Search for the primary SMTP address is not case sensitive.
    • Advanced Messages on the Import->Directory->Properties Form.
    • Synchronize the msExchExtensionAttribute16 - msExchExtensionAttribute45 property


    Version 4.2.5 (12.12.2011)

    • Fixed loop issue at the "Synchronize manager" option.


    Version 4.2.4

    • You can now choose the address list your contacts will show up in.
    • Property Modification: You can now ignore the same properties on both import and export.
    • You can now choose to set the property msExchPolicyEnabled when importing
    • You can now sync ThumbnailPhoto
    • If AD Schema is not accessible, GALsync will now use a default property list.
    • Renamed the setting "Hidden Objects included" to "Include hidden objects".


    Version 4.2.3

    • Exchange Logon procedure expanded to solve logon issues


    Version 4.2.2

    • Optimized Free/Busy exporting procedure
    • Fixed encryption error that occurred when using the email transport method.
    • Shows the correct name for cloned policies.


    Version 4.2.1


    The Lync Server Properties can now synchronize:

    • msRTCSIP-DeploymentLocator
    • msRTCSIP-FederationEnabled
    • msRTCSIP-InternetAccessEnabled
    • msRTCSIP-OptionFlags
    • msRTCSIP-PrimaryHomeServer
    • msRTCSIP-PrimaryUserAddress
    • msRTCSIP-UserEnabled
    • msRTCSIP-UserPolicies


    These new attributes are not synced by default, one has to select them manually in this form while exporting.
    Further there no check or logic on import, they are just bulk imported.


    Version 4.2

    • Import and Export Policy Optimization
    • The import and export policies have improved and now offer much better performance.


    Expanded Import Options:

    • Special signs within MailNickname & LegacyExchangeDN for Exchange 2003 Server will be automatically replaced to support mixed Environments of Exchange 2003/2007 and 2010 SP1.
    • "Use MAPI rich text format (mAPIRecipient)" can now be used when executing an Import policy
    • Attribute "PersonalTitle" synchronization support has been added.
    • User’s Manager Details can now be Exported and Imported.
    • Free/busy information that belong to contacts and not to users can now also be synchronized
    • The main SMTP address can now separately be handled from TargetAddress and Mail Address


    Various:

    • Auto Purging of Outlook Sent Messages and the GALsyncArchiv folder. By default this option is turned off. The recommended number of days is 30.
    • Added an object counter to export policy
    • GALsync installer and Scheduler Service has been improved and redesigned
    • New and improved advanced logging has been added.
    • Added the ability to export and Import of policy configuration and logging files