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Release 15.1 – Video Integration, Local I/O, and ….

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Release 15.1 @ 2015-4-22

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  • Latest Lockdown features require Mercury Firmware 1.18.2 or greater.
  • Mercury controllers require a reboot if the user wishes to use lockdown on group as well as any Local I/O Triggers and procedures.

New Features / Enhancements

  • Implemented Local I/O Triggers and Procedures.—Mercury Only
  • Enhanced reader mode functionality for double tap and first card unlock. Configured within the reader configuration window “modes” tab. – double tap requires 1.17.8 (Mercury)
  • Added events to Keep when configuration files are sent to HID controllers.
  • Added new event for “Access Denied – Incomplete card and Pin sequence”.
  • Sorted all data inside combo boxes.
  • Integrated Salient Systems into Keep for camera support.
  • Added Video Management to configure video servers and cameras.
  • Added support for keypad readers on HID controllers.
  • Changed camera icons attached to events.
  • Added camera attribute to instance license keys.
  • Removed help button, training now available online.
  • Added event definitions for reset Anti-passback.
  • Strike follower is now available for Mercury Controllers.—Mercury Only requires 1.10.4(2011)
  • Added latest Mercury Firmware Version 1.20.1
  • Improved Mercury Driver support.
  • Mercury Controllers now report onboard battery status.
  • Implemented one time schedules. – Mercury Only
  • Added support for HID Edge Evo Devices.
  • Improved HID events, statuses, and alarm monitoring.
  • Card expiry’s greater than the year 2036 will be defaulted to 2036 due to integer overflow.
  • All combo boxes now have a “none” option.
  • Combo boxes have been sorted alphabetically.
  • Data grids are now sorted alphabetically.
  • Reports now show a created on date instead of run on.
  • Changed live monitoring title from alarms to live monitoring.
  • Added audit log support for lockdowns, reports, sms, and custom attributes.
  • Users can now override elevator access levels on the reader page.
  • Added support for magnetic card readers.
  • Added support for magnetic card formats.
  • Integrated support for Honeywell PW6K1IC and interface modules.
  • Users can now select “assume door used” from the door contact tab of the reader configuration window.
  • Report generation on event history UI modified.
  • Improved event reporting for HID tasks.
  • When a controller is rebooted cardholders are granted 1 free APB.
  • Unlimited Occupancy checkbox is now enabled by default on a new area.
  • Added descriptions in the UI for Schlage AD400 lock modes.
  • Descriptions are no longer required on custom attributes.
  • Readers now have a view access rights button which produces a list of all people with access to that reader. Reports can be generated from this list.
  • People now have a view access rights button which produces a list of all readers they have access to. Reports can be generated from this list.
  • Resetting passwords from the user accounts window now displays the password on screen if no SMTP is configured. If SMTP is configured their password will be emailed to their address.
  • User roles can now be viewed within the Accounts window.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed viewable permissions for people information.
  • Fixed default timespan display in Event History window.
  • Corrected an issue where assigning unlock on schedule to any reader greater than address 9 would not work.
  • Fixed an issue when adding more than two Schlage wireless locks.
  • Corrected various spelling errors in the UI.
  • Removed case sensitivity when defining the lookup name for a new instance.
  • Fixed issue where PIN code would exist when PIN code is empty and updating to a newer version of Keep.
  • Corrected error message when the Management Service is Offline.
  • Anti-passback corrected to work with 37 bit cards.
  • Corrected a bug where outputs wouldn’t load on the reader page.
  • Fixed a bug where alarm priority defaults would have no display text.
  • Fixed the role list so that it now sorts correctly.
  • Corrected floorplan names from being disabled due to invalid permissions.
  • Prevented floorplans from producing errors if they had no image uploaded.
  • Card numbers now display correctly inside the access level window.
  • Setting elevator readers to use no input interface no longer produces an error.
  • Card formats are now shown if you have selected a preset.
  • Fixed an issue which prevented access levels to be pushed to the controller if that person’s card exists on another partition.
  • Removed OSDP checkbox from reader page and it was not implemented correctly.
  • Expiry dates of cards extended in the card list will now display correctly for the card assignment.
  • Fixed an error that occurred if you modified the badge designer before the page completed to load.
  • Fixed an issue when adding a new user and the SMTP server is down, the user would not be created successfully.
  • Corrected an issue when modifying paired readers, the command will set the readers as individual readers.
  • Fixed an issue where opening a reader inside of a door group would remove it from that door group.
  • Fixed an issue where the global search would return objects from different partitions.
  • Fixed an issue where users could not be deleted from the Accounts window.
  • Mercury status now updates correctly after a reboot.
  • Fixed an issue when users attempted to change their password and entered their verified password incorrectly.
  • Selecting a hardware object within a floorplan will now switch to its properties.
  • Fixed reload data for “Go to Access Groups” on the reader configuration window.
  • Corrected text wrapping on badges in the print preview screen.
  • Cards can now be set activated or deactivated by selecting the checkbox in the people list.
  • Corrected an issue where readers could not be deleted if they were attached to a floor plan.
  • Fixed an issue when opening a card assignment it would ask to save even though you had made no changes.

Release 14.4 – Introducing Auditing, Wireless Locks, Added Reports, and much much more

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Release 14.4 @ 2014-12-30

New Features / Enhancements

  • Added Audit reports.
  • Added Badge Type report.
  • Added card activity report.
  • Added Cardholder report.
  • Added double tap functionality to readers on a schedule.
  • Added Emergency Announcement (Global SMS) Feature
  • Added permissions to double click and right click on context menus
  • Added prompt message when disconnected from the Event Publisher.
  • Added remember me button for users when logging in.
  • Added report on who has access to which reader.
  • Added scroll bars for lower resolution displays.
  • Added support for 16 RIM1e interfaces on a Mercury 1501 controller.
  • Additional permissions have been added for increased precision.
  • Changed error message when creating an existing user.
  • Changed some report titles to reflect their function more accurately.
  • Grouped buttons on the main ribbon bar.
  • Implemented auditing system.
  • Improved support for Global Loader and product testing.
  • Improved User system by changing the way a User is added.
  • Increased Event Publishing efficiency by 3 times.
  • Integrated SALTO Sallis wireless locks
  • Integrated Schlage AD-400 wireless locks.
  • Integrated support for many 4bit and 8bit keypads.
  • Permissions have been renamed and organized for ease of use.
  • Removed custom attributes panel and set default to person.

Bug Fixes

  • Changed character mask / constant field to only allow appropriate values.
  • Corrected error message when duplicate pin
  • Corrected error when sorting alarms while grouped by event.
  • Corrected issue where area text could not be modified.
  • Corrected issue where changing partitions would load user settings
  • Corrected issue where date time range wouldn’t filter in Event History.
  • Email and SMS notifications now work properly for HID hardware.
  • Fixed an issue where cards in an access level would be pushed if that access level was modified.
  • Fixed bug where pulsing an object on a floor plan produced an error.
  • Fixed bug where resetting a reader would disable unlock on schedule.
  • Fixed bug where ribbon tab was not refreshing upon saving a role.
  • Fixed error produced by saving with audible instructions “no sound effect”.
  • Fixed issue where deleting a person while the people list is active would produce an error.
  • Fixed issue where reader 2 would not respect strike times. –HID ONLY
  • Fixed issue where saving a reader twice produced an exception.
  • Fixed issue where selected partition would change when a window is closed
  • Fixed issue where users were unable to add a new card with different encoded and displayed numbers.
  • Fixed person window title when changing partitions.
  • Fixed Refresh button on card list
  • Fixed refresh issue within sound effect combo box in alarm priority defaults.
  • Hardware panel now updates after changing partitions.
  • Keep now checks for correct card format on each assignment. –HID ONLY
  • Only like events can be bulk acknowledged.
  • Panel Address Zero can now be selected for HID interfaces.
  • The Card List can now be sorted by assigned/unassigned and pin exempt.
  • The Pin Field will now accepts pins up to a length of 15 digits.

Release 14.3.109

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Release 14.3.109 @ 2014-11-13

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed issue where multiple holidays in one schedule would make the schedule inactive.
  • Updated All Cards Expiring report to display the correct information.
  • Updated text in door group actions for inputs to display Online Mode instead of Reset.
  • Corrected issue where changing the badge type on already assigned cards would reset the expiry date.
  • Fixed Badge types being displayed incorrectly across partitions.
  • Keypad reader configurations are now pushed on demand.
  • Squashed bug where PINs would not update correctly if the card already exists in the system.
  • Removed access levels from being editable across all partitions.
  • Fixed issue where adding an access level to a person would not push card data.
  • Fixed problem where door would not return to secure mode after schedule is inactive.
  • Corrected issue where installing a Keep demo would fail.
  • Added Unlock, Reset, and Lockdown functions from an input to a door group.
  • Improved warning messages when users are navigating Keep.
  • Changed Default SMTP settings in web.config.
  • Logging out now prompts users to save/discard all changes.
  • Added Lockdown and reset buttons to main UI.
  • Added text wrapping to text boxes on the event/alarm definition views.

New Features / Enhancements

  • Added Unlock, Reset, and Lockdown functions from an input to a door group.
  • Improved warning messages when users are navigating Keep.
  • Changed Default SMTP settings in web.config.
  • Logging out now prompts users to save/discard all changes.
  • Added Lockdown and reset buttons to main UI.
  • Added text wrapping to text boxes on the event/alarm definition views.

Release 14.3.108

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Release 14.3.108 @ 2014-11-13

Bug Fixes

  • Users can no longer select an output device without first selecting a schedule when configuring an input to trigger an output.
  • Fixed issue where Access Level would not be pushed on first save.

Release 14.3.107

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Release 14.3.107 @ 2014-11-13

Bug Fixes

  • Deleting a person now actively refreshes the people list
  • Simulating a card read for a specific date/time now works correctly
  • Fixed issue where access levels would not be pushed when modifying a start and end date – Mercury only.

Release 14.3.105

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Release 14.3.105 @ 2014-11-04

Bug Fixes

  • Corrected issue when multiple controllers are rebooted they may not function properly – Mercury only.
  • Corrected issue when adding new cards to a person that may cause the cards to be pushed to the controller multiple times – Mercury only.

Release 14.3.92

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Release 14.3.92 @ 2014-09-26

Bug Fixes

  • Corrected issue with the displaytext in LiveMonitoring and Event History for Events with an associated Custom Alarm Definition tied to a specific set of Event Sources (readers, inputs, etc) This bug only occurs when the custom Alarm Definition has specific event sources attached.  General Alarm Definitions are not affected.Application of this patch is on a need to have basis and is delivered as a SQL Server Script to be applied directly to the instance database(s).