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Simple DNS Plus v. 6.0 build 120 released

Tuesday, 05 December 2017

Simple DNS Plus v. 6.0 build 120 is now available at http://simpledns.com/download . This release includes the following updates and bug fixes: Update: About dialog now shows partial license key. To identify which license is used. Update: Updated help file. New styling. Open source (each page lin...


New upgrade policy, version maintenance policy, and version number policy

Sunday, 19 November 2017

For reference, we use this software version numbering structure: <major>.<minor>.<build> Upgrade policy We continue our ”one year free upgrade protection” policy, meaning that any new version released within one year of your latest purchase (new or upgrade) is free. Updates where only the build n...


Help files open sourced

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

The help files for Simple DNS Plus and Simple Failover are now open source. Each page in each help file now has en edit link (pencil ikon), which takes you to the source document on GitHub. Off-line versions of the help files (included with the software) will also have the edit link in the next b...


Knowledge base open sourced

Wednesday, 08 November 2017

The knowledge bases for Simple DNS Plus and Simple Failover are now open source. Each article in the knowledge base now has en "Edit" link, which takes you to the source document on GitHub. For example the Simple DNS Plus KB article "ALIAS-records (Auto Resolved Alias)" is on GitHub at https://gi...


Simple DNS Plus v. 6.0 build 119 released

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Simple DNS Plus v. 6.0 build 119 is now available at http://simpledns.com/download . This release includes the following bug fixes and updates: Update: Included DynDns plug-in now supports dyn.com update URL formats - for use with dyndns built into many NAT routers. Details . Update: "Custom" opt...


CYBERsitter plug-in updated

Thursday, 16 March 2017

We have updated the CYBERsitter plug-in for Simple DNS Plus to allow users to override the redirect-to IP address, so that web requests for a blocked web-site can be redirected to your own web-server (instead of the default CYBERsitter web-server). The updated plug-in can be downloaded from http:...


DynDNS Service plug-in updated to intercept dyndns.org (Dyn.com) updates from Internet/NAT routers

Wednesday, 11 January 2017

We have just added a new option to the DynDNS Service plug-in for Simple DNS Plus, which allows you to intercept dyndns.org (Dyn.com) updates. Many Internet/NAT routers (and other devices) have a built-in function to update a dyndns service (a.k.a. "ddns") whenever the public IP address changes. ...


Simple DNS Plus v. 6.0 build 118 released

Friday, 30 December 2016

Simple DNS Plus v. 6.0 build 118 is now available at http://simpledns.com/download . This release includes the following bug fixes and updates: Fixed: Installer issues on Windows Server 2016 / Windows 10. Fixed: DNS Records / Export Wizard / IP addresses to "hosts" or ".csv" file - would crash pr...


Simple DNS Plus v. 6.0 build 116 released

Friday, 18 November 2016

Simple DNS Plus v. 6.0 build 116 is now available at http://simpledns.com/download . This release includes the following updates and bug fixes: Fixed: Incorrect response to DS-record query when both delegating parent and child zones present on server. Fixed: In some scenarios, re-using a zone SOA...


Simple DNS Plus GeoDNS plug-in is now open source

Sunday, 02 October 2016

We have published the source code for the GeoDNS plug-in at GitHub: https://github.com/jhsoftware/sdns-GeoDNS . The plug-in is released into the public domain as open source. You are most welcome to fork the source code, contribute code enhancements, and/or use the source code as a starting point...


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