Desktop Application Release Notes

Version 3.4.2 - Dec 16, 2021

includes CLI v1.7.60 & connectd v4.13.0

New Features:

  • Device transfer is now supported
  • Device list now allows multi-select platform filter
  • Added simple copy url link

Bug Fixes:

  • Connection performance improvements

Version 3.3.2 - Dec 1, 2021

Includes CLI v.1.7.51

New Features
  • Organizations updates
    • Device list sharing is now organizations
    • Now able to assign and purchase licenses for organization members
  • New connection enhancements
    • Choose to launch by command or deep link url
    • Choose to Auto launch (default on for web services)
    • On Mac or Linux you can now edit the bash launch command
    • On Windows you can edit the powershell launch command
    • Configurable application path tokens
    • See indicators on changed connection options
    • See connection options now available on the service page
  • Logging improvements
    • Full device name display in logs
    • Indicate if a device was deleted in the logs
    • Add missing log messages for new events
Bug Fixes
  • User login bug fixes
  • Connection default settings fixes
  • UPD connections failing fixed

Version 3.2.2 - Sept 29, 2021

Includes CLI v.1.7.48 and connectd v4.13.0

New Features

  • Global search which allows you to search for a device or service
  • Added support for purchasing and viewing past billing information in the More... Menu next to licensing
  • New Device level notification settings

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed line breaks in a link
  • Fixed copy address button bug
  • Change shareable link to connection link and remove display
  • Fixed some devices not appearing when loading more

Version 3.1.5 - August 19, 2021

Includes CLI v1.7.48 and connectd v4.13.0

Bug Fixes

  • Updated target host setting and cli command interface
  • Added windows root cert handling
  • Fixed public connection bugs
  • Changed references to "system service" to "system agent"
  • Updates for npm version 7.21

Version 3.1.4 -  August 17, 2021

Includes CLI v1.7.47 and connectd v4.13.0

New Features

  • Connection
    • Certificate handling for https connections
    • Named connection URLs
    • Windows RDP launch support
    • Update display of connections in network tab
    • New sharable link
    • Updated network address display and hover states
  • Support
    • Added a send feedback page
  • Device display
    • Added sorting capability for services
    • Device list saves sort and filter state
  • Miscellaneous
    • Added API documentation link under user avatar menu
    • License display improvements with copy license key
    • Two panel layout for settings page
    • Connection count is now in the side bar

Version 3.0.2 - March 31, 2021

Includes CLI v1.7.26 and connectd v4.12.0

New Features

  • Large screen layout
    • Connections and services separated
    • Double panel reactive layout with resizable panels
    • Offline indicated by opacity / Connected by color (blue)
    • New account menu
  • New connection feature with multi-device list autocomplete search
  • Other's connections details
  • On demand connections
  • Register cloud controlled devices
  • Remember username on sign in screen
  • Auto update feature in Linux
  • Log history paywall
  • Network offline state handling
  • Display bind IP address in LAN share page

Version 2.11.5 - February 19, 2021

Includes CLI v1.7.6 and connectd v4.12.0

New Features

  • In app announcements


  • Updated library dependencies
  • Windows installer should not move config on init
  • Updated UX around enabling services
  • Now will display connections to devices that haven't been loaded

Fixed Bug

  • Base connected state on connection enabled value
  • Message windows users about services stopping
  • Fix cloud events disconnecting
  • Fix inline editing saving UX
  • Fixed event canceling for saving inline edit fields
  • Update connection state when sessionId changes
  • Fix reset to default values for copy and launch fields
  • Incrementing port assignments
  • Fixed log loading when device isn't loaded
  • Fixed device details loading failure
  • Session expired error handling
  • Various bug fixes


Version 2.10.1 - February 1, 2021

Includes CLI v1.6.36 and connectd v4.11.0

New features

  • Connection and device online state notifications
  • Check that target service is reachable on setup
  • Display error after connection if remote service is unreachable
  • Configure default connection port for service
  • Connection logging support (raw connectd logging)
  • Filter devices by platform
  • Launch VNC on Windows integration
  • Support full screen mode in windows


  • Showing linked device list users on shared pages
  • Adding a shared user can edit existing permissions
  • Changed icon loading for better performance
  • App name changed to remoteit

Fixed Bugs

  • Fix sorting by color
  • Support token substitution for all occurrences
  • Enabled basic host connection setting

Version 2.9.6 - December 21, 2020

Includes cli v1.6.27 and connectd v4.10.1

Fixed Bugs

  • Windows installer script update

Version 2.9.4 - December 15, 2020

Includes CLI v1.6.26 and connectd v4.10.1


  • Debian Linux (amd64) app now available
  • Filter and sorting menu added
  • Configuration of launch and command templates
  • Binaries bundled in app
  • Added remoteit command to PATH in windows
  • Added symlink to binaries on Mac and Linux
  • Saves connection configuration when signed out
  • Displays a connection notice for devices with 'admin panels'
  • Quick copying of launch and copy commands
  • Updated out of band detection includes new platforms
  • License plans display in settings panel and tab indicator
  • New system confirm dialogs
  • Hiding service indicators for very small screens
  • Ability to restore a device config from the cloud

Bug fixes

  • Don't allow a guest user to uninstall if another user registered the device
  • Display if another user owns this device on the settings page
  • Fix to prevent leaving a device from a shared device list
  • Fixed server error messages not being bubbled up
  • Added handling for backend authentication timeouts
  • Added delete legacy user files safety check for windows
  • Fixed missing system tray on startup

Version 2.8.2 - October 26, 2020

Includes CLI v1.6.14


  • Device list sharing
  • Device sharing
  • UDP connection support
  • Google sign in and OAuth support
  • Minimal UI for remote device management
  • Access device activity logs
  • Control connection routing (p2p, proxy, failover)
  • Service type indicators in device list
  • Context Menus in device list
  • Updated application types
  • In app account creation
  • New device setup screens
  • Displaying shared user connections in connections screen
  • Licensing support for AWS instances

Version 2.7.8 - September 10, 2020

Includes CLI v1.6.5 


  • Connection stability improvements
  • Remote access sidebar platform indicator
  • Same account re-login capability improvements
  • Service name improvements
  • Offline/online state settings improvements
  • Fixed analytics (AMI and non AMI)

Version 2.7.7 - August 31, 2020


  • Feature configuration for AWS AMIs
  • Display platform icon by device name
  • Connection stability improvements

Version 2.7.0 - August 12, 2020

All OSes


  • Proxy failover connections, when peer to peer mode does not connect
  • Configure application without elevated permissions
  • Clear recent connections feature
  • Grouped system tray menu
  • Leave shared device feature
  • Application version added to feedback email

Bug fixes

  • Various bug fixes

Windows specific


  • Windows custom install location support
  • Windows uninstall and unregister locally configured Services when uninstalling
  • 32 bit Windows Support
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