Version 29th September 2021

  • GhostVolt Solo now includes file comments
  • Minor update to how Master keys are generated
  • Added addition security checks when backing-up your GV encryption keys
  • Minor UI and Tour fixes
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Version 9th July 2021

  • You can now share your GhostVolt encrypted files with any other GhostVolt user. Simply drag your shared encrypted files into GhostVolt, enter your shared password and that’s it!
  • Better duplicate file handling when attempting to add the same file to a folder more than one.
  • Fixed a bug when deleting folders and GhostVolt would not allow you create a new folder with the same name as those you just deleted.
  • Fixed a bug when deleting multiple files and occasionally GhostVolt we blow up.
  • Minor UI and Tour fixes

Version 5th May 2021

  • Your encrypted files can now have their contents searched for words, patrial words or phrases.
  • Bug fix: Global filename/Tag searching caused a crash when attempting to download the files to your local computer.
  • General bug fixing

Version 15th March 2021

We highly recommend you take this update as it includes a number of security enhancements.

  • Security enhancements and fixes including better file corruption detection.
  • Due to customer requests, we’ve reintroduced the ability to explicitly open a file for viewing only.
  • We’ve renamed Add Files and Add Folders [from Windows Explorer] to Import Files and Import folders.
  • Enhanced the File Open to allow greater control of your currently open files.
  • Faster response times for file statuses when you’re finished editing or viewing a file.
  • Fixed Bug : When dragging mixed files and folders from Windows explorer into your repository not all files were included.
  • Fixed Bug: When attempting to import a file to your GV repository when the file is currently open the wrong message was displayed.
  • Fixed a bug when attempting to open a file for Edit and the file does not open.
  • General bug fixing

Version 7th February 2021

  • Share files directly to your OneDrive account.
  • You can now choose which App to edit and View your files with the new ‘Open with’ feature.
  • We’ve updated file tagging so you can add Tags to multiple selected files.
  • You can now share and download folders (including sub-folders and all contained files) directly from Folder Explorer.
  • When editing a file, the file status shown is now 'Editing' rather than 'locked'.
  • We now speak Italian, German and French.
  • Filenames are now encrypted. Note: Only available for new files which are added to your reposiotry. You'll still be able to see the original filename in your GhostVolt
  • Fixed a bug where global search did not work correctly when your GhostVolt repository was not located on Drive 'C'
  • General bug fixing

Version 23rd December 2020

This update includes several minor UI fixes and the inclusion of Spanish and Portuguese language packs.

  • Fixed an issue when running GhostVolt solo and some GhostVolt business features were showing on the main toolbar.
  • Fixed a number of UI bugs when taking a tour of the App
  • GhostVolt now speaks Spanish – GhostVolt agora fala espanhol
  • GhostVolt now speaks Portuguese - GhostVolt agora fala português
  • General bug fixing

Version 4th December 2020

This release includes a very important bug fix.

  • [Important] Fixed a bug where it was no longer possible to delete files from your GhostVolt File Explorer.
  • Fixed a bug when taking a file tour where it was not possible to navigate beyond step 12.

Version 25th November 2020

This release includes several important security bug fixes and a lot of general UI improvements including a new Light theme.

  • Security enhancements and bug fixes
  • Light theme
  • UI improvements
  • General bug fixing

Version 1st November 2020

  • New Feature We’ve added a fully featured Secure Notes platform to GhostVolt.
  • The Tag system has been fully updated to include Access Rights, New Tag Editor, Global searching, plus much more.
  • Added additional security checks when deleting or resetting Team member accounts
  • Creating new Team members UI has been refreshed
  • Folder explorer breadcrumb control is now fully interactive
  • Updated Share Files UI and included the ability to share to a Zip file
  • GhostVolt Reader has been Retired. We now use GhostVolt Start for reading shared files
  • As usual, we've improved the UI and fixed a number of minor issues

Version 21st April 2020

  • Productivity You can now minimise GhostVolt to your system tray for quick access. Perfect for those who use the App throughout the day and don’t want to continually login.
  • Performance: We’ve updated our encryption library which should see speed improvements of up to 10%.
  • Privacy Previously, when your team members were denied access to a folder, they were still show the folder in a disabled state with a locked icon. Now, non-accessible folders are completely hidden from those whom do not have access.
  • Team access Adding user access rights for File comments and File Tags
  • Privacy Previously, when your team members were denied access to a folder, they were still show the folder in a disabled state with a locked icon. Now, non-accessible folders are completely hidden from those whom do not have access.
  • Improvements to the audit report management.
  • You can now toggle password visibility when typing passwords.
  • As usual, we've improved the UI and fixed a number of minor issues

Version 14th March 2020

  • fixes Minor UI and bug Fixes

Version 9th February 2020

  • You can now add 'Tags' to your files for better organisation and searching
  • Minor UI and bug Fixes

Version 25th January 2020

  • You can now add encrypted notes, comments and conversations to your files.
  • All settings, repository statistics and options are now presented in a single Admin Dashboard.
  • New feature to opt-out of automatic updates.
  • Minor UI and bug Fixes

Version 31st December 2019

  • Improved Backups: You can now choose to unlock all files within your backups
  • Retired ‘Clone Repo’ as the new Backup feature caters for all your backup and cloning scenarios
  • New repository ‘Dashboard’ where you can view all details and statuses of your repository in a single screen
  • Renamed the ribbon tabs from ‘Home’, ‘Administrator’ and ‘Users’ to ‘File Manager’, ‘Admin’ and ‘Team’ respectively
  • Improved User access rights window so you now see detailed information on each available feature when hovering your mouse
  • Updated User searches to include email addresses and be case insensitive
  • Updated User view context menus to be aware of the current selection
  • Fixed a bug where you could not set new User access rights for changing Master Keys
  • Minor UI and bug Fixes

Version 12th December 2019

  • You can now preview your documents directly from GhostVolt file explorer
  • GhostVolt file explorer now displays file type icons which are sortable
  • GhostVolt now scales correctly on monitors set to 200 DPI
  • Updated UI for accessibility particularly those with low vison
  • Updated GhostVolt file monitor to detect when files have not been correctly closed on your local computer
  • Smarter File Explorer context menus. Rather than showing you all available options, your context menu now shows only the relevant actions based on your current selection
  • Minor UI update to Folder Explorer – Pinned and locked folders now show an icon with hover information
  • Fixed a bug: Resetting a user account loses access to folder which they previously had access to
  • Fixed a bug: During a Cut and paste operation, the paste was delayed
  • Minor UI and bug Fixes

Version 24th November 2019

  • You can now drag files and folders from Windows Explorer directly into GhostVolt
  • Fixed a bug when resetting your account password and access to previously available folders was lost
  • Fixed a crash bug when searching your GhostVolt history
  • Fixed a crash bug when attempting to open Network Discovery on 4k monitors
  • Minor UI and bug Fixes

Version 16th November 2019

  • Improvements to Network browser. Your network browser can now detect all attached computers on your network
  • Updated user interface. GhostVolt no longer uses Windows standard grey message windows
  • Minor bug fixes

Version 27th August 2019

  • Updated security engine which includes perfromance improvments
  • Added 'Add file' and 'Add folder' to your project folders context menu
  • GhostVolt now uses the .Net framework version 4.7.1
  • Simplified on-boarding wizard
  • Created new ‘First steps’ guide when opening the App for the first time
  • Minor bug fixes for the interactive tours
  • The App now shows an indicator when an update is available
  • Improved toolbar feedback when selecting files and folders
  • Fixed a bug which was preventing users from resetting their login password

Version (recommended update) 10th August 2019

This release focuses on a couple of serious UI related bugs that was preventing key functionality from being accessed. We’ve also thrown-in a couple of minor UI updates too.

  • Fixed a bug where user were unable to select (and view) deleted folders from their GhostVolt folder view
  • Fixed a bug where users were unable to add files and folders to the root ‘Repository’ folder
  • Minor UI improvements

Version 5th August 2019

  • Pin your most frequently used folders with the new ‘Quick access’ feature
  • Improved accessibility by adding shortcut keys to all buttons and commands
  • Fixed a bug when attempting to resize the filename column with double click which resulted the width being changed AND GhostVolt attempted to open the selected file
  • Improved information when searching your users
  • Minor UI improvements

Version 28th July 2019

For this release we’ve improved your ability to search for files and folders and improved folder filtering feedback.

  • Added global search which allows you to search your entire GhostVolt for any file or folder
  • When performing a local folder filter, your search term is now highlighted in your search results
  • Minor UI tweaks and bugs fixes

Version 17th July 2019

For this release we’ve included some of the familiar Windows Explorer functions, including:

  • Added ‘Breadcrumb’ toolbar to help navigate your project folders
  • Added Cut and Paste to your project for Files
  • Select all/none/invert added for convenient document selection
  • Additional audit points added for moving files
  • Access restrictions added to context menus

Version 1st July 2019

For this update we’ve concentrated on making the UI a little slicker including better feedback when hovering your mouse over your GhostVolts file and folder views and a number of minor UI issues.

Version 7th June 2019

For this release we’ve significantly improved the performance of GhostVolt in many areas. You can expect savings of around 30% when adding large numbers of folders and files to your GhostVolt, 50%+ when opening large projects and massive improvements to performance when adding or editing your team members. We’ve also added a few UI tweaks to keep you informed of what GhostVolt is doing in the background and fixed a number of medium level bugs.

  • Improved performance when loading GhostVolt with a large amount of folders.
  • Improved performance when creating and editing Users
  • Improved speed when adding a large amount of folders to GhostVolt
  • Add a new icon to status bar to indicate GhostVolt is busy performing background tasks
  • Minor bug fixes

Version 19th may 2019

  • Adding Excel and PDF support to your Document Access report
  • Improved design for Document access report window
  • Because monitoring stale user accounts is very important we’ve added Last login date to your user control window
  • Minor UI fixes

Version 15th may 2019

  • *Added a new feature which allows you to report what documents your users have write access to
  • Tighter security around how you access your Folder Share keys
  • Improved feedback when creating and editing user who have access to a large amount of documents
  • Fixed a number of minor UI irritations

*Requires GhostVolt for Business

Version 27th April 2019

  • Fixed a bug where users could not validate their user account via email
  • Minor UI changes

Version 26th April 2019

  • Fixed a bug where access to Key Rotation was denied to all users

Version 25th April 2019

  • Security enhancements including authentication hardening e.g. tighter controls on who can access certain server functions
  • Fixed a bug where new users were not able to activate their account during the first attempt
  • Minor UI improvements and bug fixes

Version 18th April 2019

For this release we’ve exclusively focussed our attention on Ghostvolts reporting. We’ve improved a lot of areas the headline features being:

  • New report window, take a look here
  • You can now export your reporting data to Excel*
  • Filter your reports by audit type
  • Clean-up your reporting folder right from your reporting Window
  • Additional audit data point added to your audit trail
  • Cleaned-up User report tables
  • Fixed a bug where PDF record details were being truncated
  • General bug fixing

*Requires Microsoft Office or Open Office to be installed on your computer

Version 3rd March 2019

  • Bug Fix: Occasionally when low network speeds have been detected GhostVolt was dropping the connection to the server. This version updates the timeout period to reduce such occurrences. Add checks to Have I Been Pwned when entering passwords

Version 27th Jan 2019
  • Add checks to Have I Been Pwned when entering passwords
  • Weekly bugfix

Version 17th Jan 2019
  • Weekly bugfix

Version 15th Jan 2019
  • Users can now create an Emergency login kit which can be used for recovering their Ghostvolt account
  • When setting up GhostVolt, administrators can now optionally validate the email address associated to their GhostVolt account (high recommend for account recover purposes).
  • Improvements to account encryption key recovery and management.
  • Minor bug fixes and UI improvments

Version 9th Jan 2019
  • Customer master encryption keys can now be user created
  • Minor bug fixes and UI improvments

Version 1st Jan 2019
  • Minor bug fixes and UI improvments