Simplify Suite Version 5 History

Simplify Suite 5.8.03 (2015-09-11)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 8.03.30
    • Fixed – ICA Crash due to using a larger packet size than Citrix
    • Fixed – Bug with default printer not be set with ScrewDrivers
    • Fixed – Font output issue caused by bad font family
    • Fixed – Crash caused by NULL pointer when setting up devmode for
    • Fixed – Crashes due to debug
    • Fixed – Issue with "tst" temporary files not be cleaned
  • Enhanced – Modifies Simplify Notification Service to query "Volatile Environment" attributes for PCoIP
  • Enhanced – Roll-up of Advanced Print Feature optimizations and
  • Fixed – Registry handle leak in Simplify Notification

Known Issues

  • This version has a known issue with locked print functions while using Advanced Print Features on some Xerox


Simplify Suite 5.8.02 (2015-05-25)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 8.02.11
    • Added - Capability for per-user licensing
    • Added - Improved embedding of temporary and subset fonts
    • Fixed - Possible crash when enumerating irregular forms
    • Fixed - Issue where client logs could cause mstsc.exe to hang
    • Fixed - Possible BSOD on session logon
    • Fixed - Issue in 2012 where reconnecting an RDP virtual channel would cause an unrecoverable error
    • Fixed - Issue where logging could prevent a process from correctly
  • Added – Option to search owners list by user login name
  • Added – SDclient command-line option to query child process
  • Added – Capability for per-user licensing
  • Enhanced – Windows version check changes for Windows 10
  • Changed – Default time for the Lockdown wait on the checksum thread from 300 ms to 5 seconds
  • Changed – Packet size used in Virtual Channel communication
  • Fixed – Problem embedding subset fonts that use the iUniq parameter
  • Fixed – Virtual channel connection closing before the completion of the print job transmission
  • Fixed – Lockdown environment variable %APPLICATION% to correspond to the base filename
  • Fixed – Additional diagnostic logging and logging fixes
  • Fixed – Crash in driver that is caused when a function fails due to being unable to access the registry
  • Fixed – Image printing issues
  • Fixed – Localization of strings in Advanced Print Features tab
  • Fixed – Subset font is updated in the middle of a print job
  • Fixed – Simplify Desktop background issues when minimizing and restoring through Citrix
  • Fixed – Temporary file cleanup
  • Fixed – Leading or trailing whitespace on printer name could cause printer not to build
  • Fixed – Font resource code bug
  • Fixed – Updating the lockdown service on configuration change
  • Other minor fixes and enhancements


Simplify Suite 5.8.00 (2015-02-12)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 8.00.100
  • Includes Simplify License Server 0.04
  • Added - Advanced Print Features with native print dialog
  • Added - Enhanced compression for print data, up to 6x faster printing
  • Added - Switch to reset printer defaults after each print job
  • Added - UAP flag to refresh all user printers on a server
  • Added - Grouping of Print Server objects in the Simplify Console
  • Added - Writing to event log when a printer connection times out
  • Added - Log rotation and size management
  • Added - Windows service account for database connection
  • Fixed - Communication errors with Simplify License Service
  • Fixed - Margin and output issues
  • Fixed - Profile service crash
  • Fixed - Print server memory leak
  • Fixed - Crash in Simplify Console when adding printers with apostrophe in name
  • Fixed - Clean up old process handles on restart
  • Fixed - TCP timeout
  • Fixed - Trishell task bar and wallpaper on multiple monitors
  • Fixed - Simplify Notification process closing when connection is terminated
  • Fixed - Print jobs hanging in client spooler on slow connections
  • Fixed - Xerox printers forcing wrong paper type
  • Fixed - Server crash in Suite 6.07
  • Fixed - Font selection issues
  • Fixed - Font rotation issues
  • Fixed - devmode logging
  • Fixed - Services change logging modes without restart
  • Fixed - Crash when print server version cannot be determined


Simplify Suite 5.6.07 (2014-09-12)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 7.06
  • Added – Support for Dynamic Virtual Channels, which fixes connection issues in RDSH and RemoteApp
  • Fixed – Margin issue with certain paper sizes in MS Office


Simplify Suite 5.6.06.1904 (2014-06-17)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 7.05.60
    • Fixed – Font angles that rotate the font upside-down
    • Fixed – Potential handle leak during the printer query process on print servers
    • Fixed – Child sdservice instances stall during printer query or job processing
    • Fixed – Failure to create the job object on the print server causes crash
  • Added – Registry option to remove the blue line above the task bar
  • Improved – performance of printer query process
  • Fixed – Server 2012 printing issues
  • Fixed – “Save As” dialog not displaying in printing progress window
  • Fixed – PDF printer placing files in root directory
  • Fixed – Embedded fonts are replaced by generic font
  • Fixed – Changed Simplify Notification Service to use a different type of named pipe
  • Fixed – Simplify Profiles failing on multiple sessions from the same user
  • Fixed – Profiles spoofing of roaming profile
  • Fixed – Memory leak in Simplify Profiles during disconnect and reconnect with multiple sessions per user
  • Fixed – Service control handler for compliance with SCM messages
  • Fixed – Popup notifications from Lync in TriShell
  • Fixed – Application objects override stability objects


Simplify Suite 5.6.05.1896 (2014-04-02)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 7.04.24
  • Fixed – Miscellaneous errors on RPC calls and virtual channel operations
  • Note: This version is incompatible with PCoIP for ScrewDrivers printers


Simplify Suite 5.6.04.1893 (2014-01-14)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 7.03.23
  • Added – Command line utility to remotely refresh printers
  • Added – Recall edit field values from registry for Ricoh PCL
  • Added – Multi-forest AD environment support
  • Added – Lock/Unlock trigger
  • Added – Change taskbar size
  • Fixed – Folder redirection registry entries
  • Fixed – Simplify Notification Service fails in console session
  • Fixed – Xerox advanced features not applying at the printer
  • Fixed – Low quality TriShell icons
  • Fixed – TriShell using the wrong icon for open windows
  • Fixed – Slow logins on XP workstations
  • Fixed – Lockdown failing if application object uses instance counting
  • Fixed – Profiles delay on logon
  • Fixed – Stability memory leak
  • Fixed – Stability processor percentage bug
  • Fixed – Stability “terminate after manage” feature failing
  • Fixed – Stability settings in console not applying to service
  • Fixed – Lockdown denies applications not on the banned list
  • Fixed – Simplify Suite help not opened by shortcut

Simplify Suite 5.6.03.1882 (2013-07-12)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 7.02
    • Added - PCoIP support for VMware View
    • Fixed - Output from PostScript drivers displays large black areas
    • Fixed - Crash while querying printer capabilities
    • Fixed - Unable to handle ROP B8B8 on PostScript printers
    • Fixed - Output issue with dash lines
    • Fixed - Incorrect default printer on session reconnect when using native drivers
    • Fixed - Selection of pre-rendering fonts for multilingual environments
  • Improved – Logon speed
  • Added – Edit fields recall data for advanced print features
  • Added – License server monitoring interface
  • Added – Force refresh of printers in user sessions
  • Fixed – Communication errors between terminal server and print server
  • Fixed – ScrewDrivers service crashes when using Xerox staple and hole punch options
  • Fixed – Xerox advanced print features not applying at printer
  • Fixed – Simplify Printing breaks temporary fonts on the client
  • Fixed – Invalid license or database down fails to launch explorer
  • Fixed – Userinit run multiple times when Profiles service is not running
  • Fixed – Display and removing of data in TriReg
  • Fixed – Database replication issues
  • Fixed – French localization issues


Simplify Suite 5.6.02.1869 (2013-04-08)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 7.02
  • Added – AD group caching server
  • Added – Advanced print features for Toshiba printers
  • Added – Rollover functionality in log files
  • Added – Report to view configured ADMX settings
  • Fixed – Font printing issues
  • Fixed – Black areas on printouts when using PostScript drivers
  • Fixed – Job type dropdown on Toshiba printers
  • Fixed – Redirected application data showing %USERNAME% folder in share location
  • Fixed – ScrewDrivers print failures on Windows Server 2012
  • Fixed – Some ADMX GUI components not displaying
  • Fixed – Drive mappings using environment variables
  • Fixed – ADMX tree refresh issues
  • Fixed – Error when logging off immediately after a disconnected session
  • Fixed – French translation issues
  • Fixed – Errors when using published applications
  • Fixed – Leaked database connections
  • Other bug fixes and improvements


Simplify Suite 5.6.01.1835 (2012-11-12)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 7.01
    • Added - Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8 support
    • Fixed - Black boxes in PDF printout
    • Fixed - Long document names causing buffer overrun
    • Fixed - Missing lines in printout
    • Fixed - Certain documents causing session crash
    • Fixed - Missing some images when compression is turned on
    • Fixed - Set default paper size according to the system locale in PDF printing
    • Performance and compatibility enhancements
  • Added – App-V integration
  • Added – Extended print features for Ricoh PCL drivers
  • Added – Option to set the default paper size according to the system locale for printing PDF
  • Added – Profiles processing capability on session disconnect and reconnect
  • Added – Support for Windows Server 2012 terminal servers or print servers
  • Added – triShell removes folders if nothing is contained within
  • Added – Auto refresh option for triShell
  • Fixed – Print jobs dropping images from Crystal Report prints
  • Fixed – PDF printer generating with incorrect port name
  • Fixed – Print server printer assignments to local users fail to generate
  • Fixed – Assignments to domain local groups not displaying in Simplify Console
  • Fixed – Profiles assignments to custom owners failing in NT6
  • Fixed – Drive mapping error in NT6
  • Fixed – Memory leaks during registry restore operations
  • Fixed – Case-sensitive comparison for computer names in custom owners
  • Fixed – Error searching for owners in search dialog
  • Fixed – Offline mode collisions with multiple clients
  • Fixed – Environment variables not expanding correctly from the registry
  • Fixed – Various ADMX user interface issues
  • Fixed – Some Office applications do not display task bar buttons per document
  • Updated – Enhanced backwards compatibility with older print server agents
  • Updated – German translations

Simplify Suite 5.5.02.1781 (2012-06-25)

  • Fixed - Missing line output on some printed documents
  • Fixed - Black box printed output on some PDF documents
  • Fixed - Buffer overrun in printer driver code
  • Fixed - Assignments to AD security group not passed to member machines
  • Fixed - Translation issues in German, French, Spanish, Japanese versions
  • Fixed - Xerox 2PD stapling and hole punching
  • Fixed - Licensing error on auto-login devices
  • Added - Support for Simplify Printing execution from system context (for Epic print server support,etc)
  • Added - Command line option to SDUAP to add printer assignments
  • Added - Command line option to SDUAP to force printer remapping
  • Added - Support for locale override for ADMX templates
  • Added - Ability to detect new client hostname and remap printers on change

Simplify Suite 5.5.01.1706 (2012-02-08)

  • Added - Simplify Profiles Offline Mode
  • Added - Simplify Profiles ADMX Template Support
  • Added - Simplify Printing Advanced Print Features Support - Xerox UPD
  • Added - Simplify Printing Advanced Print Features Support - Ricoh/Lanier UPD
  • Added - Simplify Printing Advanced Print Features Support - Lexmark UPD
  • Added - Simplify Printing Advanced Print Features Support - Canon UPD
  • Added - Simplify Printing Advanced Print Features Support - HP UPD
  • Fixed - Members of Local Users and Groups not receiving their configuration assignments
  • Fixed - Default Printer recapture only working when an SD Client is present
  • Fixed - Miscellaneous bugfixes and improvemments


Simplify Suite 5.4.01.1650 (2011-12-14)

  • Fixed – Miscellaneous PDF Printing issues
  • Fixed – Font embedding issue from Microsoft Excel
  • Fixed – ScrewDrivers removing local print queues from server
  • Fixed – Windows 2000 functionality
  • Fixed – Image printing upside down
  • Fixed – Localization bugs for German, French, Spanish languages
  • Added – Print Server user impersonation
  • Fixed – Simplify License server error
  • Fixed – Case where trial dialog displays even after licensed
  • Fixed – Local Users and Groups not getting assignments
  • Fixed – Crash of Stability service
  • Fixed – Database connection clean-up
  • Added – View peak license count in Simplify License Server console
  • Added – Ability to copy profile data as the user account instead of system


Simplify Suite 5.4.00.1553 (2011-05-02)

  • Includes ScrewDrivers 6.00.05