Activity Monitor 4.1 released

July 16th, 2007
  • improved Get Agent Log functionality;
  • formatting code removed from text messages in AIM and Yahoo messenger;
  • copy to clipboard From/To/Subject fields for emails;
  • password field in Activity Monitor Options shows as empty if no password is set;
  • other improvements and bugfixes;

Activity Monitor 4.0 released

June 14th, 2007
  • works on Windows Vista now; does not support Windows 98 anymore.
  • record email sent and received by users. Includes POP3/SMTP mail using email client software
  • record chat conversations in instant messengers. Supports MSN Messenger, AOL Instant Messenger, Yahoo messenger, ICQ, IRC. Both sides of all conversations are recorded;
  • new format of log files
  • SoftActivity Log Viewer for viewing recorded logs
  • Central Log Database for keeping recordings from all computers in one location
  • Automatic collecting of logs and screenshots from all computers. Collection schedule can be adjusted.
  • Refreshed program look
  • improved support of international characters

Activity Monitor 3.92 released

July 7th, 2006
  • Support for multi-monitor computers. Activity Monitor now shows whole virtual screen for such computers on screenshots and in monitoring window.
  • Fixed: Option “Offline Logging – Delete log file and start new one” did not save properly
  • Fixed: Rare problems when working under or monitoring Windows users with limited access rights

Activity Monitor 3.9 released

February 24th, 2006
  • Activity Monitor now records websites visited in all browsers. Previously worked only with IE
  • Minimize to system tray option. Allows you to keep Activity Monitor open for a long time without having its button in task pane
  • Improved: If screenshots from remote systems are copied by schedule, no file-overwrite or file-not-found prompts appear
  • Remote installation of Agent improved. If a non-administrator user is logged on the remote computer, no message is displayed to him and Agent installation succeeds. Monitoring of this user can start right away
  • Improved support of Fast User Switching on Windows XP. If the user has switched to other account Activity Monitor switches to monitoring of this active account
  • Fixed: Sometimes offline screenshots were taken even if computers was not used, creating a lot pictures of screensaver, for example
  • Improved: when Activity Monitor reopens monitoring windows on startup it also restores screen zoom and autorefresh state. Basically, if you were monitoring several computers and then closed Activity Monitor you will continue from same place when you open Activity Monitor next day.
  • New: “Delete log file and start the new one when size limit reached” option in Offline Logging settings
  • New: Actions on multiple computers. Send instant message, restart, shut down, run command, etc. on all selected computers at once.

Activity Monitor 3.8 released

December 23rd, 2004
  • Process/program description is shown on Applications and Foreground tabs and in offline log files. It makes it easy to identify what program user works with. Program description also appears in logs exported to HTML and Excel.
  • Agent installation now requires Administrator rights
  • Compatibility issues of Activity Monitor Agent on Windows XP Service Pack 2 with Windows firewall have been resolved
  • Improved design of offline log exported to HTML
  • Activity Monitor works with Agent of only version 3.8. You should reinstall older versions of Agent on the remote computers.
  • Activity Monitor will let you know if it finds Agents of older versions on computers in LAN or in list
  • Multiple minor improvements

Activity Monitor 3.7 released

September 7th, 2004
  • Agent works now with Windows XP Service Pack 2 firewall. When you install Agent it will create a firewall rule that allows to monitor this computer. You must install it when logged on as the user with local Administrator permissions for this purpose. This will also work when you install Agent remotely.
  • Fixed the bug when Offline Logging Options did not change on the remote computer if user with less then Power User permissions was logged on
  • Fixed the bug when computers from other subnet appeared offline in Activity Monitor if another Monitor was running on that subnet
  • Minor improvements