Release Notes of the Layer2 Cloud Connector

The Layer2 Cloud Connector can be used to connect and sync various enterprise data sources codeless, on-premises and in the cloud, especially with Microsoft SharePoint, Office 365, Exchange and Dynamics CRM/ERP. Please find the release notes and version history for the Layer2 Cloud Connector here. You can subscribe to the RSS feed (works best with Firefox) to stay up-to-date in Firefox or NewsFlow. If you have questions or issues, please join the Layer2 Cloud Connector Community at LinkedIn or contact [email protected] directly.

New Layer2 Providers included: Youtube, Smartsheet, Redis, Cloudant, and Email.

The new Microsoft modern (ADAL) authentication method 'Microsoft_Modern_CRM' for CRM is now available.

New Layer2 Providers available: Slack, SuiteCRM, Shopify, SurveyMonkey, PayPal, Bing Search, Google Search, Reckon, Quandl, and SendGrid.

New modern authentication is now supported for SharePoint Online with the new Azure Active Directory Authentication Libraries (ADAL).

With the major release update V8.1 the Layer2 Cloud Connector get a new subscription-based Enterprise Edition containing a data provider flat-rate.

Long file paths are now supported for the File System provider.

This patch version 7.25.5.0 of the Layer2 Cloud Connector introduces some logging changes.

This update contains minor bug fixes and adjustments.

New OAuth2 method for Microsoft Graph via Azure Active Directory.

This patch version 7.22.9 of the Layer2 Cloud Connector addresses an issue where updating field values in SharePoint sometimes failed. In addition to that some minor bug fixes are included.

The version 7.21.5.0 includes a new feature to support OAuth authentication method and fixes some minor issues.

This version includes a new feature to prevent unwanted data loss while synchronizing two Data sources.

Auto-mapping is now enabled by default. Also added some minor adjustments.

This patch version 7.18.4.0 contains several fixes and also address an issue where in some rare cases the logging frame in the MMC showed no further entries.

This version includes an update of the .NET Framework to version 4.6.2 which supports TLS 1.2 as well as some minor fixes.

The version 7.16 addresses the application crash issue when "Verifying the connection" or "Previewing the Data" of a folder from a SharePoint library.

The version 7.15 fixes some minor issues with the Fast File Sync Provider

The version 7.14 includes a fix that allow you to sync to an empty sub-folder in a SharePoint library which contains more than 5000 elements without throwing a "list-view threshold exceeded" error message.

This version fixes the issue while synchronising custom metadata fields with documents to a SharePoint Library

​​The Layer2 Cloud Connector 7.13 addresses the SharePoint throttling issue by including a required user agent by Microsoft known as Decorator. This change should reduce the risk of being throttled/blocked by SharePoint On-line while performing a synchronization.

​​The Layer2 Cloud Connector 7.12 includes several bugfixes & now some file types (such as .asp, .aspx and info-path xml) can be synchronized.

This version of the Cloud Connector supports now @OData.bind and includes minor bug fixes.

This patch version 7.10.5 of the Layer2 Cloud Connector fixes two minor issues with null values and SharePoint overloads.

Work with up to 400 characters extended SharePoint Online URL path limit with the new Layer2 Cloud Connector version 7.10.3. Available now!

The Cloud Connector 7.9.8 comes with the new Data Provider for Office 365 Fast File Sync, a new memory watchdog and some improvements and fixes. Note: This version has been updated on 2017/11/15 with an additional Hotfix.

​The Cloud Connector 7.8.16 comes with full feature set now for all supported operating systems (adressing the old .net 3.5 versions of the Cloud Connector) and a few bug fixes.

​​The Layer2 Cloud Connector 7.7.1 includes several bugfixes, also addressing the use of SharePoint Lookup columns

The Layer2 Cloud Connector v7.6.2 comes with support of Microsoft Teams. Basically you can trigger actions in your Teams channels on any data change in 100+ widely used local or cloud-based IT systems and apps that are already supported by the connector.

​The Layer2 Cloud Connector 7.5.3 includes several bugfixes, also addressing an authentication change in Office365.

The Layer2 Cloud Connector 7.4.7 comes with improved behaviour when synchronizing documents and files.

The Layer2 Cloud Connector 7.3.1 comes with improved behaviour regarding the password field.

The Layer2 Cloud Connector v7.2.1 comes with FIPS compatibility to better meet the specific requirements of US government organizations. Other clients can also profit by using stronger encryption.

The Layer2 Cloud Connector v7.1.2 comes with support of Microsoft Flow and Azure Logic Apps. Basically you can trigger actions in Flow and Azure Logic Apps on any data change in 100+ widely used local or cloud-based IT systems and apps that are already supported by the connector. The Layer2 Data Provider for OData was improved to support $expand now (.net4+ only).

The Layer2 Cloud Connector V7 comes with Dynamic Columns to add calculations, transformations, and business logic to your connections very flexible in C#. Please request a license upgrade via [email protected] before upgrading from earlier versions.

Cloud Connector 6.5 comes with a new Layer2 Data Provider for Office 365 Groups. The connector can notify Office 365 team groups about data changes in 100+ external data sources like SQL, ERP/CRM by posting Group Cards with detailed change information.

The new release provides improved security with the an additional masked textbox for passwords. Please note the changes and fixed issues listed below before upgrade. Subscribe to the RSS feed to stay up-to-date.

You will find release notes of the Layer2 Cloud Connector V6.3.7 here. Please note the new features, changes and fixed issues before upgrade. Subscribe to the RSS feed to stay up-to-date.

You will find release notes of the Layer2 Cloud Connector V6.2.0 here. Please note the new features, changes and fixed issues before upgrade. Subscribe to the RSS feed to stay up-to-date.

You will find release notes of the Layer2 Cloud Connector V6.1.7 here. Please note the new features, changes and fixed issues before upgrade. Subscribe to the RSS feed to stay up-to-date.

You will find release notes of the Layer2 Cloud Connector V6.0.8 here. Please note the new features, changes and fixed issues before upgrade. Subscribe to the RSS feed to stay up-to-date.

You will find release notes of the Layer2 Cloud Connector V6.0.5 here. Please note the new features, changes and fixed issues before upgrade. Subscribe to the RSS feed to stay up-to-date.

You will find release notes of the Layer2 Cloud Connector V6.0.2 here. Please note the new features, changes and fixed issues before upgrade. Subscribe to the RSS feed to stay up-to-date.

You will find release notes of the Layer2 Cloud Connector V5.5.4 here. Please note the new features, changes and fixed issues before upgrade. Subscribe to the RSS feed to stay up-to-date.

You will find release notes of the Layer2 Cloud Connector V5.4.9 here. Please note the new features, changes and fixed issues before upgrade. Subscribe to the RSS feed to stay up-to-date.

You will find release notes of the Layer2 Cloud Connector V5.4.5 here. Please note the new features, changes and fixed issues before upgrade. Subscribe to the RSS feed to stay up-to-date.

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