What’s New in This Version of FlexiHub for Windows

FlexiHub for Windows 3.3.11431
Released: October 22, 2018

  • Added: The ability to keep the connection to a remote device active when the Internet connection is temporarily lost.
  • Added: New drivers with fixes for better stability.
  • Improved: The compatibility with USB Analyzer.
  • Fixed: Issues when sharing some USB 3.0 devices.
  • Fixed: BSOD when sharing a USB network card.
FlexiHub for Windows 3.2.10975
Released: April 12, 2018

  • Added: chats between computers logged into the same account.
  • Added: auto-expanding of e-mail address when sending invites.
  • Added: resending of previously sent invites upon re-login.
  • Improved: the frequency of sending traffic statistics has been increased to 2 seconds.
  • Fixed: an error upon login if the server response is not received in time.
  • Fixed: incorrect reporting of IP addresses to the server after adding a new network interface.
  • Fixed: the ‘Disconnect’ button is now removed for offline devices.
  • Fixed: locked devices are now displayed in invites.
  • Fixed: an issue with uninstallation if there are active connections.
  • Fixed: rare cases of displaying the ‘Connect’ button in invites for offline devices.
  • Fixed: displaying of traffic after device disconnection.
  • Fixed: the ‘Device Connection Error’ now gets disabled after device re-plugging.
  • Fixed: rare cases of not detecting direct visibility for some nodes in the account.

FlexiHub for Windows 3.1.10381
Released: August 28, 2017

  • Added: a number of new localizations:
    • Chinese (China)
    • Chinese (Taiwan)
    • Italian
    • Portuguese
    • Spanish
  • Added: GUI compatibility with high-resolution monitors.
  • Improved: faster direct connection check between the nodes (by optimizing the list of network interfaces).
  • Fixed: rare cases of the remote devices list being not displayed.
  • Fixed: rare cases of failed reconnection to the central server after waking the computer up after sleep.
  • Fixed: rare cases of looping of the unsuccessful auto-reconnect attempts.
  • Fixed: rare cases of the service hanging when communication with the central server is lost.
  • Fixed: auto-reconnection to the devices with the identical VID/PID.
  • Fixed: preserving the node’s name after re-logging into the account (in case the node was renamed).
  • Fixed: service crashing when the user logs out during the established connection to the device.
  • Fixed: a bug when the connection via UDP was unsuccessful.
  • Fixed: rare occasions of the “Forget” button being missing for the offline devices.
  • Other minor improvements.

FlexiHub for Windows 3.0.10251
Released: January 4, 2017

  • Improved: detection of the optimal connection mode (more chances to have a direct connection and, therefore, the best performance).

FlexiHub for Windows 3.0.10233
Released: December 22, 2016

  • Fixed: an error when connecting via UDP.
  • Fixed: log files occasionally getting too big and using too much disk space.
  • Fixed: automatic port forwarding via UPnP (when enabled on the router).
  • Fixed: a crash of the GUI when not having write permissions to the logs directory.

FlexiHub for Windows 3.0.10222
Released: December 15, 2016

  • New subscription plans supersede the existing ones: the Free, Professional and Business plans become FlexiShare, FlexiAccess and Flexium (see our updated Terms of Service for details).
  • Added: a Russian localization.

FlexiHub for Windows 3.0.10119
Released: November 28, 2016

  • Improved: detection of the optimal connection mode (more chances to have a direct connection and, therefore, the best performance).

FlexiHub for Windows 3.0.10091
Released: November 22, 2016

  • Added: the ability to send connection invites to other FlexiHub users.
  • Added: Gravatar support.
  • Improved: the network communication has been optimized to reduce traffic.
  • Fixed: a crash of the service when specifying a computer name or device description that was too long.
  • Fixed: the previously entered proxy settings might not be displayed after reopening.
  • Fixed: auto-reconnect could break the existing connection with another node.
  • Fixed: occasional lack of feedback to the user when connecting to a node that did not have the FlexiHub drivers installed.

FlexiHub for Windows 2.6.9291
Released: August 22, 2016

  • Fixed: a bug with reconnecting to the central server due to which the FlexiHub service could become unresponsive.

FlexiHub for Windows 2.6.9127
Released: June 30, 2016

  • Changed: new limitations for trial accounts (please refer to the FlexiHub Terms of Service for more information).
  • Fixed: login would fail if the email was specified in a case different from what was used during the registration.

FlexiHub for Windows 2.5.8827
Released: June 13, 2016

  • Fixed an issue with random logouts.

FlexiHub for Windows 2.5.8236
Released: March 10, 2016

  • Improved: in the development kit, Unicode escape sequences are now used instead of UTF-8 literals for data returned as JSON.
  • Fixed: a login issue on systems with the Japanese locale when the user’s name included Unicode characters.
  • Fixed: issues when sharing identical devices.
  • Fixed: a crash when the GUI is closed while connecting to a remote device.

FlexiHub for Windows 2.2.7845
Released: December 24, 2015

  • Added: German and French localizations.
  • Added: possibility to enable identification of similar USB devices by location (/wiki/user-guides/flexihub/issues.html).
  • Multiple internal enhancements for even better app stability.
  • Much improved: transfer speed for USB Flash drives.
  • Improved: account settings can be managed online for your utmost convenience.
  • Improved: instantaneous ports creation lets working with them even before PnP manager detects the newly added ports.
  • Fixed: BSOD when trying to connect to USB device on Windows 10.
  • Fixed: login issues on Windows XP.

FlexiHub for Windows 2.1.6098
Released: August 5, 2015

  • Fixed: server connection error.

FlexiHub for Windows 2.1.5547
Released: July 7, 2015

  • Added: Development Kit library allowing communication with FlexiHub service (control local USB devices, connect to remote USB devices, etc). Code samples are provided as well..
  • Fixed: connection failure caused by attempts to connect to the device which was already occupied.
  • Fixed: issue when changes wouldn’t discard in Proxy settings until the app restart.
  • Fixed: issue when Break event wouldn’t pass from real to virtual serial port.
  • Improved: email verification mechanism to block emails and passwords containing spaces.

FlexiHub for Windows 2.0.4340
Released: May 5, 2015

  • Added: possibility to share COM port and manage it remotely. Tuning of COM port settings is also available: lock, change port description.
  • Added: one can configure Proxy settings when connected to Internet via Proxy.
  • Added: possibility to enable auto-reconnection of USB devices/COM ports in case connection was broken (paid-for subscriptions only).
  • Added: compression level for USB traffic can be changed on the go.
  • Added: default compression level for new USB connections can be set now.
  • Added: possibility to display traffic statistics next to USB device/COM port.
  • Improved: error messages are now displayed right above the USB device.