WinSyslog 5.1 Final Released

Adiscon today announced the immediate availability of the WinSyslog 5.1 release. This is primarily a maintenance release, but it comes with new functionality. The following things are new:

  • Added new Action PlaySound
  • This new action can be used to play a wave file once or often.
  • New Options in FileMonitor added
  • Timemode used for Filename: Configure which timemode will be used to generate the filename (either UTC or localtime). Report on error if File was not found: As the name says, if this setting is enabled, an error will be reported in the Eventlog if the file was not found.
  • SendEMail Action
  • Added “Insert” button for the Subject field in the Configuration Client.
  • Stability
  • Minor other stability changes.
  • Added a new Action called “Send to Communications Port”
  • This new action can send any message to a configured serial or printer port.
  • Enhanced Client
  • Enhanced WinSyslog Client Wizards (for Actions, Services and RuleSets) – less clicks required.
  • Increased Useability
  • Minor other WinSyslog Client enhancments to increase it’s useablility.
  • Raw Syslog Handled
  • Raw Syslog data is handled. This solves an issue while relaying messages and writing them to raw log files.

For more details, please read the Version History.

WinSyslog 5.1 is a free download found at Adiscon’s web site. Interested users should download and try out the version. WinSyslog 5.1 is a free update for UpgradeInsurance customers. If you are eligible for the free update, please contact us via email at with your UpgradeInsurance details.

If you have purchased a version 5.x key, WinSyslog 5.1 will work with this key.
There is no need to purchase or request a new key in this case.

WinSyslog 5.1 Final Released
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