Archive for December 20th, 2012

New IGEL Universal Management Suite Version 4.03.100

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

IGEL Universal Management Suite
Version 4.03.100
Release date: 20.12.2012

The linux installers are tested with
– Ubuntu 12.04 (32bit)
– Ubuntu 10.04 (32bit)
– RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 (32bit)

For further compatibility information check the Universal Management Suite
Data Sheet at

New features

– [AD / LDAP integration] Added support for ActiveDirectory login with user
principal names (UPN);  includes support for different UPN suffixes.
– [Universal Firmware Update] Added HTTP proxy support including user
authentication for Universal Firmware Update downloads
– [console: permissions]
* Improved user access permission in thinclient management tree. If a
permission is granted for an object in the tree solely the path to that
object gets automatically added to the permissions. All other objects on
that path are not touched.
* Extended set of user permissions by adding for the following commands:
+ Send settings UMS->TC
+ Send settings TC->UMS
– [console: license handling] Added shared workplace license deployment
support for UD2-LX MultiMedia
– [console: jobs] Added support for recurring ‘update on shutdown’ job
– [Windows installer] Updated UMS installer for Windows to new valid digital

Fixed bugs

– [console common]
* Fixed opening of public holiday management dialog.
* Improved startup performance of UMS console for a large amount of thin
client objects.
– [server common]
* Fixed automatic registration of thinclients, which already have been
configured locally.
* Fixed WakeOnLan (WOL) ‘permissions denied’ error for subnet directed
– [Universal Customization Builder]
* Fixed usage of Windows Registry keys with space characters.
* Fixed usage of temporary folder script if multiple projects are used
without restarting UMS.



Migrated with UDC: HP Compaq NC8430

Thursday, December 20th, 2012


today i migrated an old HP Compaq NC8430 Laptop based on a INTEL Centrino CPU. The results are not bad, i used Universal Desktop OS Version 4.11.100 for the test.

HP Compaq 8430

GFX Card (ATI M56P): VESA Mode only but possible resolutions are supported/working, no dual screen as extended display available.
Ethernet Network (1000/100/10): Working
WiFi Adapter (Broadcom): Working
Audio (In- / Output): Working
SD-Card Slot: Working
Smart Card Reader: Not working
RS232 Port: Working
USB Port’s (2.0): Working
Touchpad: Working (first i got working with Version 4.11.100)
DVD Drive: Working

Result’s are without any warranty, verify by your own please!