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CHANGELOG

What's New in version 1.56:

  • Added /cfg command-line option to start DevManView with the specified config file.
  • When disabling/enabling devices from command-line, DevManView now returns the error code (instead of 0 in previous versions).

What's New in version 1.55:

  • You can now change the number of milliseconds to wait between disable and enable actions when using the 'Disable+Enable Selected Devices' option (or /disable_enable command-line option).
  • In order to change it - edit the config file (DevManView.cfg) and change the 'DisableEnableWaitTime' value (The default is 100 milliseconds).
  • You can now resize the properties window, and the last size/position of this window is saved in the .cfg file.

What's New in version 1.51:

  • Added 'Select All' and 'Deselect All' to the 'Column Settings' window.

What's New in version 1.50:

  • Added 'Quick Filter' feature (View -> Use Quick Filter or Ctrl+Q). When it's turned on, you can type a string in the text-box added under the toolbar and DevManView will instantly filter the devices list, showing only lines that contain the string you typed.

What's New in version 1.48:

  • When you connect a remote computer or external Registry file, DevManView now displays the computer or directory information in the window title.

What's New in version 1.47:

  • DevManView now displays an error message when it fails to disable/enable a device.

What's New in version 1.46

  • Fixed the problem with 'Put Icon On Tray' option.

What's New in version 1.43:

  • Added 'Container ID' column.

What's new in version 1.42:

  • Added secondary sorting support: You can now get a secondary sorting, by holding down the shift key while clicking the column header. Be aware that you only have to hold down the shift key when clicking the second/third/fourth column. To sort the first column you should not hold down the Shift key.
  • Fixed to display date/time values according to daylight saving time settings.

What's New in version 1.41:

  • Added 'Clear Recent Files List' for the 'Recent Disabled Devices Profile' option.

What's New in version 1.40:

  • Added /use_wildcard command-line option. You can use it with /disable, /enable, /disable_enable , and /uninstall commmand-line options to specify wildcard instead of full name, for example: DevManView.exe /disable 'USBSTOR\CdRom&???_*' /use_wildcard Use it very carefully !!

What's New in version 1.35:

  • Added 'Recent Disabled Devices Profile' submenu, which allows you to easily load the recent 10 profiles you saved.

What's new in version 1.30:

  • Added 'Save Disabled Devices Profile' and 'Load Disabled Devices Profile' options. You can now save the list of all devices that are currently disabled into a simple config file. Later, when you want to load the same disabled devices configuration, you can load the file using the 'Load Disabled Devices Profile' option, and then DevManView will disable all devices found in the file and enable all other devices that are not stored in the file.
  • Added /load_disabled_profile and /save_disabled_profile command-line options.
  • Added 'Auto Size Columns+Headers' option, which allows you to automatically resize the columns according to the row values and column headers.
  • Fixed issue: Dialog-boxes opened in the wrong monitor, on multi-monitors system.

What's new in version 1.27:

  • Changed the Registry key that is used to get the value of 'Device Registry Time 1', under Windows Vista/7/2008. In previous versions, this field usually displayed the same value for all devices under Windows Vista/7/2008.

What's New in version 1.26:

  • Added 'Start As Hidden' option. When this option and 'Put Icon On Tray' option are turned on, the main window of DevManView will be invisible on start.

What's New in version 1.25:

  • Added 'Put Icon On Tray' option.

What's New in version 1.23:

  • Added a second Device Registry Time value, which usually displays the installation time of the device.

What's new in version 1.22:

  • Added 'Mark Odd/Even Rows' option, under the View menu. When it's turned on, the odd and even rows are displayed in different color, to make it easier to read a single line.

What's new in this version 1.21:

  • Added 'Mark Connected Devices' option. When it's turned on, connected devices are marked with green background color.

What's new in version 1.20:

  • Added 'Open .INF File' option (The .inf file is opened in Notepad)
  • Added 'Google Search - Device Name' for searching the device name in Google.
  • Added 'Drive Letter' column, which displays the drive letter for devices with assigned drive letter.

What's New in version 1.15:

  • Added command-line options to disable, enable, and uninstall a device (Use them very carefully !!) - /enable , /disable , /disable_enable , and /uninstall

What's New in version 1.12:

  • You can now send the devices information to stdout by specifying an empty filename ("") in the save command-line options. (For example: DevManView.exe /stext "" > c:\temp\devices.txt)

What's New in version 1.11:

  • Added 'Add Header Line To CSV/Tab-Delimited File' option. When this option is turned on, the column names are added as the first line when you export to csv or tab-delimited file.

What's New in version 1.10:

  • Added 'Disable+Enable Selected Devices' option (Disable and then enable again).

What's New in version 1.07:

  • Fixed issue: removed the wrong encoding from the xml string, which caused problems to some xml viewers. Also, removed invalid dot character from xml name of '.inf section'.
  • Fixed focus issue after save.

What's New in version 1.06:

  • Fixed bug: When saving the devices list from command-line, DevManView always saved all devices, without considering the show/hide settings, like /ShowLegacyDrivers parameter.

What's New in version 1.05:

  • Improved the 'Connected' column.
  • Added 'Show Only Connected Devices' option, which allows you to filter obsolete devices that are not currently connected.