What’s New in This Version Hide My Folders ActiveX

Hide My Folders ActiveX Version History

Hide My Folders ActiveX 4.0
Build 4.0.330 [Released: June 9, 2016]

  • Fixed: installation on Windows 10 64-bit.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 4.0
Build 4.0.326 [Released: October 23, 2013]

  • Fixed: issue when applications from white list lost their privileged access to hidden folders after the system reboot.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 4.0
Build 4.0.325 [Released: July 31, 2013]

  • Fixed: rare cases of ActiveX Component installation hanging on Windows 7.
  • Fixed: BSOD when trying to access shared folders on Windows 7 in case they were hidden.
  • Fixed: issue when CHKDSK would not run at computer start in case Hide My Folders ActiveX was installed on that computer.
  • Fixed: Windows 7 startup hanging when Hide My Folders ActiveX and ALYac Internet Security were installed on that computer.
  • Fixed: issue when certain applications would not start, including Photoshop 7.0 on Windows 7 64-bit, in case Hide My Folders ActiveX hiding was enabled, due to improper pending flag setting to IRP.
  • Fixed: issue when C# и VB.net samples would not start without administrator rights.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 4.0
Build 4.0.320 [Released: January 26, 2011]

  • Totally revamped core of the ActiveX Component.
  • Absolutely new, more stable file system filter.
  • Overall stability of the ActiveX Component is much improved.
  • Much simplified Hide My Folders ActiveX installation in Delphi.
  • Added: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 support.
  • Added: support for all 64-bit Windows OS versions, with the possibility for 32-bit applications to run via WoW64.
  • Added two new methods:
    • EnableWhiteAppSaveHash enables saving hash of an executable added to the white applications’ list.
    • DisableWhiteAppSaveHash disables saving hash of an executable, thus making it possible to add to the white applications’ list an application, which has not been actually installed at the moment of its adding to the list.
  • Added: possibility to manage the white applications’ list and to enable/disable the hiding engine for applications run under the account without administrator privileges.
  • Fixed: hanging of application with embedded Hide My Folders ActiveX Control when trying to invoke “Open” dialog box.
  • Fixed: issue with license compliance check when installing Hide My Folders ActiveX in Delphi.
  • Fixed: incorrect applying of complex wild-cards.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 3.5
Build 3.5.15.180 [Released: April 30, 2008]

  • Improved: ActiveX hiding core.
  • Improved: overall stability of the component.
  • Fixed: bug in DEMO version, which enables using Hide My Folders AX without time limitations.
  • Fixed: several minor bugs and glitches.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 3.5
Build 3.5.10.110 [Released: August 1, 2007]

  • Few improvements were made to ActiveX hiding core.
  • Fixed: bug in component registration procedure.
  • Fixed: some minor glitches.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 3.5
Build 3.5.10.100 [Released: July 11, 2007]

  • Added: files can be hidden at non-existent drives, which is great for Flash memory cards, USB hard drives, and other removable media.
  • Improved: ActiveX hiding core.
  • Improved : overall stability of the component.
  • Fixed: processing of drive letters works correctly now.
  • Fixed: bug in deinstallation procedure, when some files/folders were hidden in HMF AX folder directly.
  • Fixed: several minor bugs and glitches.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 3.0
Build 3.0.5.33 [Released: February 12, 2007]

  • Software protection issues fixed.
  • Some internal deployment changes.
  • Some bugs were fixed.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 3.0
Build 3.0.5.30 [Released: January 29, 2007]

  • Full support of Windows Vista.
  • Two new methods added: EnableWhiteAppExtendedCheck and DisableWhiteAppExtendedCheck to disable advanced security features if you require this.
  • Enhanced ActiveX registration instructions.
  • Special registration utility for Windows Vista added.
  • Additional manifest enhancements to work with Hide List in Windows Vista.
  • Many internal fixes and improvements.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 2.5
Build 2.5.1.15 [Released: May 26, 2006]

  • Added: AddWhiteAppPID, RemoveWhiteAppPID and ClearWhiteAppPIDList methods. Now applications can be added to white applications’ list by their process identifiers.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 2.5
Build 2.5.0.39 [Released: April 27, 2006]

  • Added: GetWhiteAppListCount, GetWhiteAppListItem, ClearWhiteAppListItem, AddWhiteAppListItem, RemoveWhiteAppListItem, AddCurrentProcessToWhiteAppList and RemoveCurProcessFromWhiteAppList methods that operate with white applications’ list.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 2.1
Build 2.1.0.109 [Released: March 20, 2006]

  • SetCurrentHidingEngine method is introduced. From now on each application will have its own Access Control List.
  • Minor bug in IsFileHidden is fixed.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 2.0
Build 2.0.0.21 [Released: September 7, 2005]

  • Component registration procedure was fixed.
  • Console sample was added.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 2.0
Build 2.0.0.20 [Released: August 30, 2005]

  • Fixed the bug with hiding files on desktop.
  • Few improvements were made to ActiveX hiding core.
  • Sample’s interface updated.
  • Improved overall stability of the component.
  • Hiding state is saved after system reboot.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 2.0
Build 2.0.0.19 [Released: August 23, 2005]

  • BSOD hot fix added.

Hide My Folders ActiveX 2.0
Build 2.0.0.17 [Released: August 22, 2005]

  • Totally new version.