What are the new features and what has been resolved in GPOAdmin 5.13.5 ?
Ability to set SQL connection and command timeout settings:
To optimize performance, you can configure how long GPOADmin will wait to connect to the SQL server or to process a command.
This option is available under the Version Control properties SQL option or through the Get-SQLTimeouts and Set-SQLTimeouts PowerShell commands.
Ability to logon to the GPOADmin server using either domain/user or firstname.lastname@example.org format.
Ability to control security on GPOADmin containers using the Set-Security command.
Ability to view the pending deployment date and time in the scheduled deployment dialog.
Additional platform support:
Windows Server 2019 support.
Unable to schedule deployments when using an SQL configuration store and accessing GPOADmin through a group – 130171
When GPOADmin servers share a configuration store, a "Key not valid for use in specified state" error is thrown when synchronization is set up on one server but triggered on another – 123758
Unable to select both the option to "Use Migration Table Exclusively" and "Migrate Security Filter" when synchronizing GPOs – 141510
Unable to select containers for users / computers in the Group Policy Modelling Report wizard – 128358
Unable to install GPOADmin 5.12 or 5.13 on Window 10 version 1809 – 124296
Deleted GPOs are listed in the options to link to a Scope of Management – 126195
Unable to go back to an AD / AD LDS configuration store after making the change to a SQL configuration store – 125722
The Notification Manager becomes unresponsive when enumerating a large number of mail enabled users – 126998
Manually running the GPOADmin database creation scripts throws errors for unused stored procedures on the creation of a new database – 125740
When the console user and the GPOADmin user have different permissions authentication issues may be encountered – 123147
Notification emails format cannot handle long DN paths – 128648
GPO Consistency reports fails when domain controllers cannot be reached – 128874
Due to the caching of connection credentials, it is possible for a user to gain elevated access if multiple connections to the same Version Control system are opened from the same instance without restarting the client – 445252
GPOADmin becomes unresponsive when creating a starter GPO – 87767
Difference report shows incorrect changes for the Security Options settings – 103427
When using SQL as a configuration store, process approval inheritance for subcontainers does not function properly – 28597
When using SQL as a configuration store, the last deployed date of new items displays incorrectly as 01/01/1753 – 30008
When using SQL as a configuration store, all version control containers are visible regardless of the assigned access – 29340
Protected settings and blocked extensions are not (visibly) propagating to child Version Control containers. Although not displayed in the UI, the settings and blocked extensions are applied - 26731
The “Managed By” container property does not propagate to items within the container when using SQL as a configuration store – 26617
The “Process approvals in order” container property does not propagate to items within the container when using SQL as a configuration store - 26618
The Import Wizard displays the "last modified" time in UTC format – 108668
Using the configmig.exe to migrate objects from Active Directory to SQL, results in the "last deployed" time for the migrated objects being displayed in UTC format - 108477
Errors in the event log may reference the wrong domain in a disjointed namespace - 107307
The Protected Settings Override dialog does not display for Administrators in the GPMC Extension or Dashboard - 26983
Migrating the Version Control root container with protected settings applied causes an error when the root does not contain any sub containers – 26921
Applying protected settings to an empty Version Control root container causes an error. 26920
GPO Lineage checks out and creates a working copy for linked workflow disabled SOMs. 26923
Reports generated by GPMC may have display issues, when viewed on Windows 10 or Server 2016 - 25084
To use the Dashboard, the GPOADmin service, Dashboard service, and Dashboard client must all be installed on the same host - 108751
When installing the Watcher service feature only, the installer does not write the selected GPOADmin service to the registry - 613019