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06/03/2022 - Release Notes - DW Spectrum Mobile Update v22.1.34959                                                

Technical Bulletin

To:  DW® Customers

Date:  June 3, 2022

Re:  DW Spectrum Mobile v22.1.34959 Release Notes

DW Spectrum Mobile v22.1.34959 Release Notes

New Firmware Version:  v22.1.34959

Current Firmware Version:  v21.1.34070

Release Date:  June 3, 2022

New Features

  • Added DW Spectrum Server SSL certificate verification options for encrypted connections.

One of two security modes can be selected in the settings:

    • Recommended (default) – allows you to connect to DW Spectrum Servers with valid self-signed and public certificates
    • Strict – allows you to connect to VMS Servers with only valid public certificates
    • Off/disabled – the Server will not check for any certificate verification
  • Implemented session-based authentication as the default authentication type for new users that are created after installing or upgrading to DW Spectrum version 5.0.
  • Added support for viewing content stored on encrypted archives.
    • The decryption password must be entered using the desktop client to view encrypted archive content.

Tested OS

Tested/Supported Android OS

  • Android 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

Tested/Supported Apple iOS

  • iOS 12, 13, 14, 15
  • iPadOS 14, 15

Bug Fixes

  • The keyboard on Android devices would not switch to Asian languages when using the search bar. Fixed.

Breaking Changes

  • Incompatible with DW Spectrum Servers running version 3.2 or older

Known Limitations

  • Connection to DW Cloud is not retained in DW Spectrum Mobile when upgrading versions
  • DW Cloud account password must be re-entered in mobile app to connect with a System running DW Spectrum v4.2 or older through DW Cloud.
    • Push notifications will arrive to mobile app but will not show a preview until the DW Cloud password has been re-entered.

Additional Resources

It is recommended to download and install the mobile application through either the Google Play Store (Android) or through the App Store (iOS).

Product details can be found on the application’s product page.

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