Zimbra Desktop 7.2.8.GA Release
Version 7.2.8, the General Available is planned in 2016
Check out "What’s New" and "Known Issues" for this version of Zimbra Desktop below. As always, you’re encouraged to tell us what you think in the Forums, or file a bug in Bugzilla.
If interested, please see the complete list of changes in this release in the next Table or click here to see the Bugzilla Report. »
Zimbra Desktop 7.2.8 new features include:
|100464||Change Mac OS X build package from .pkg to .mpkg extension|
|101797||Bypass localhost and 127.0.0.1 by default for ZD|
|104399||Mac OS X doesn’t detect JRE during installation|
|104429||Mac OS X Launch ZD using latest JRE on user’s machine|
|99740||Can not set Chinese locale in ZD|
|102557||Support Traditional Chinese (Taiwan) in ZD|
|Server - Other|
|85076||Renaming a file under briefcase on web client does not sync to ZD|
|92829||HTML emails showing blank in Zimbra Desktop|
|96528||Not able to restore backups larger than 5 GB|
|99885||Unable to use date option in advanced search(Chinese language)|
|101000||Local folder backup failed in ZD|
|102695||Implement auto archive timer to schedule auto archiving task and implement logic of auto archiving|
|102882||Show details of last successful auto archiving|
|103000||Re-attempt auto-archiving again soon if there was a failure in the previous run|
|103894||Folder color is not retained after auto-archive mails to local folder|
|103895||Tag is not retained after auto-archive mails to local folder|
|104214||ZD local folder backup failed with exception mail.NO_SUCH_TAG|
|UI – Account Setup|
|100587||Support 2FA(Two-factor authentication) in Zimbra Desktop|
|103031||Validation required when user does not enter code and clicked on verify button on two-step authentication page|
|UI – General|
|88042||Add auto-archive feature to Zimbra Desktop|
|93712||Password Lock for ZD UI|
|95350||File links in message from Box.com don’t appear in message in Zimbra Desktop Inbox|
|102692||Auto archiving user preferences UI|
|96528||Don’t allow enabling auto archiving feature if multiple ZCS accounts are configured in ZD|
|102794||Password lock handling in case of multiple ZCS accounts in ZD|
|102943||Password lock handling in case if user forgets the account password.|
|102973||Handling preference to enable or disable Password lock feature for ZD|
|102974||Locking the ZD UI screen for ZD Password lock feature when clicking the lock icon.|
|103363||Locking the ZD UI screen for ZD Password lock feature during launch of ZD application|
|103504||'Archive emails older than' field accepting alphanumeric characters|
|103599||Old settings for Auto archiving user preferences should not be displayed for newly added account|
|103649||For password lock feature, unlock the UI with valid Zimbra account credentials|
|103897||Windows: old auto archiving user preferences should not be displayed for newly added account|
|103932||Auto Archive: Subfolders not displaying until reload in local folders when account has shared folders|
|104031||Update logo of Zimbra Desktop application with Synacor logo|
|104071||Restrict user from adding more than one ZCS account if auto archiving is enabled|
|104079||Password lock dialog should not be displayed by clicking on launch desktop from account setup page|
|104382||'Save' button will remain disabled on pasting 2FA code from right click.|
|UI - Zimlets|
|57497||WebEx Zimlet account setup error|
|96571||Remove LinkedIn zimlet from Zimbra Desktop|
To upgrade to the latest version of Zimbra Desktop, download and run the Zimbra Desktop installer available at www.zimbra.com/downloads/zimbra-desktop/. All user settings and data are preserved during the upgrade. Note: Zimbra Desktop 7.x.x supports upgrades from Zimbra Desktop 2.0.x, Upgrades from Zimbra Desktop 1.0.x are not supported. Downgrading and auto-migration are not supported.
Supported Operating Systems
Zimbra Desktop supports the following: Microsoft Windows
- Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit)
- Windows 8 (32-bit and 64 bit)
- Windows 8.1 (32-bit and 64-bit)
- Windows 10 (32-bit and 64-bit)
- Mac: OS X Mavericks 10.9.x and above
- Linux Kernel 2.6.x and above for Intel x86 architecture
- A variety of Linux i686 including Ubuntu, Debian, Fedora, SUSE, etc.
Zimbra engineering has identified a number of issues with the software, and we are actively working to resolve them. The following are issues that are most likely to occur. All known bugs are listed in Zimbra’s Bugzilla database, available on the Zimbra web site at http://bugzilla.zimbra.com.
|98829||Yahoo Contact sync not working due to deprecated Yahoo APIs|
|99733||Contact sync for Gmail is disabled due to deprecated Google APIs|
|104122||Password lock feature should take new password after password reset|
|104505||Upgrade LinkedIn zimlet to comply with latest oauth2 API's|
|104656||(Running ZD installer on Windows-10 gives "Unknown publisher" security warning) to the release notes.|
|106478||ZD installation is failing on Linux with open-jdk version 1.8.0_91|
Product documentation is available from the Zimbra website at www.zimbra.com/documentation/zimbra-desktop.
The Zimbra wiki and .com/wiki/Zimbra _Desktop_7.2 Zimbra Desktop Wiki has articles that the support team and the community have written in response to troubleshooting and administration issues.
If you encounter problems with this software, go to Bugzilla to submit a bug report. Make sure to provide enough detail so that the bug can be easily duplicated.
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