Custom Client: Custom clients can now be configured to have their accept window stay open after incoming session/s end
UI: The text displayed in a session's tab in AnyDesk and in the Windows taskbar can now be configured via the commandline interface
UI: Fixed some UI issues. Fixed missing buttons to set/edit a password and to rename permission profiles in case AnyDesk is running elevated (as admin user)
File Transfer: Fixed file transfers for different sessions being shown in the same tab in the accept window. Fixed a bug allowing file transfer sessions to be started even though disabled via settings
Other Bugfixes: Fixed clipboard data sent out for synchronisation even though the other side does not permit synchronisation or does not support it. Fixed a bug limiting the number of sessions shown in the accept window to only three. Fixed selection of acceleration features in display settings. Fixed keyboard support when editing a permission profile's name. Fixed two errors about missing .dll files for Windows XP. Fixed typing an incorrect user account password would skip the error message and open a browser. Fixed PRO icon being shown for free licenses. Fixed main view link to telemetry consent. Fixed a couple of tooltips regarding features depending on license. Fixed Privacy Mode to also work in system user context. Fixed Telemetry tile reappearing after removing consent.
Address Book: Fixed wrong Address Book contents shown on startup. Fixed missing entry for the Personal Address Book, available for logged in users. Fixed a race condition in the Address Book. Fixed the Address Book not opening on startup while the free license is active. Fixed a freeze when trying to add an item from the main view to the Address Book.
Language: Fixed a minor issue regarding keyboard support for the Japanese language. Fixed keyboard translation when using asian language/s IME. Simplified wording in many areas. Updated German translations.
Other bugfixes: Fixed multiple visual bugs in the user interface. Fixed bug that could close connections unexpectedly when clicking on some links. Fixed bug that sometimes prevented Registry entries to take effect. Fixed bug that sometimes could cause copying text to behave unexpectedly. Fixed bug that prevented connections to custom ports. Fixed bug that prevented invitations from context menues. Fixed bug that caused online status to not show correctly for Windows Terminal Servers. Fixed bug that caused unexpected behaviour of the Softkeyboard when connecting to Windows 7 or XP.
Improvements: Improved Account related Server communication. Improved error messages for Account related errors. Added tooltips to some Address Book elements. Added new combobox to Account Registration UI.
UI: Showing the oranization the user is logged in to.
UI: Showing the Hamburger Menu over the banner
Crashfixes: Fixed a crash when interacting with the welcome screen. Fixed a crash when entering a license key.
Other bugfixes: Fixed an issue that wrongly opened the Address Book on startup. Fixed a bug where unattended access sessions could miss the profile selector. Fixed a visual bug that made the screen shake on connections. Fixed a bug with the clipboard sync. Fixed a bug that made it impossible to copy and paste files in temporary folders. Fixed a bug in session playbacks where the toolbar was not working properly. Fixed a bug that disabled the discovery feature. Fixed a bug that made it impossible to change the connection settings in forced login custom clients. Fixed a bug that made re-invitations impossible after an invitation expired. Fixed a bug that blocked the GUI when invitations were cancelled.
Command Line Interface: Added Command Line Interface for Proxy settings
Permissions: Added new Permission to allow remote controlling the Accept Window and other windows that otherwise cannot be controlled.
License Restrictions: Fixed bug where license restrictions did not apply after Switch Sides. Fixed bug where license restrictions could disable the Chat before a session was accepted. Fixed a bug that prevented some Address Book actions for some licenses. Fixed a bug where the Session Watermark was shown when licensed and free users connected to the same device. Fixed a bug where the Free License Banner wasn't shown on Custom Clients on first startup. Fixed a bug where license key changes were not updating the UI properly. Fixed a bug where File Browser Restrictions did not apply to File Transfer Sessions. Fixed bug where users were disconnected after thirty minutes if registered with free User Accounts. Fixed bug where free sessions were not properly closed after thirty minutes. Fixed bug where Permission Profile restrictions did not apply correctly. Fixed incorrect popup message related to TCP Tunnels. Fixed several smaller license issues with in the Address Book. Fixed behavior of Register User button in Account Panel. Fixed bug that caused some licenses to display an incorrect name.
Crashfixes: Fixed crash when sending special chat messages. Fixed crash when starting to play Session Recording. Fixed several possible freezes in the client. Fixed crash when a lot of sessions where opened to the same device. Fixed crash when swithcing the language to Russian. Fixed crash on Switch Sides. Fixed crash in the Installer. Fixed crash when opening the settings for Incoming Only Custom Clients. Fixed rare crash when opening the Address Book.
Custom Clients: File Transfer Sessions are now properly blocked when disabled.
Other Bugfixes: Fixed bug where not all update options were available when supposed to. Fixed bug where the Address Book could malfunction on first login. Fixed bug where the File Manager didn't work on Windows 7 Virutal Machines. Fixed bug where the 'Lock remote account on session end' feature did not work properly. Fixed a bug the sometimes prevented Automatic Incoming Session Recordings to start properly. Fixed a bug that presented the list of all users after failing to connect to Windows Terminal Server. Fixed a bug in the email validator that rejected valid email addresses for User Accounts. Fixed a bug where synchronizing the File Clipboard didn't work on Windows 7. Fixed a bug where it was impossible to control the Keyboard and Mouse when two sessions were opened to the same device. Fixed issue with the Direct Connection toggle. Fixed bug where Permissions Profiles cound not be created when a lot of profiles already existed. Fixed bug where the Address Book did not open on startup correctly on portable clients. Fixed bug where the Screen Frame color wasn't migrated correctly between versions. Fixed bug that caused Borderless Windowed Fullscreen to show up on the wrong screen. Fixed bug where Screen Frame would still be visible after all sessions ended. Fixed bug where Session invitations where not working correctly on Windows 7. Fixed bug where the Session Recording button was highlighted even though no recording had been started.
Improvements: Added some more license related switches to better control what features are available when. Improved GUI when displaying that no more Address Book Entries can be added. Improved Session Watermarks so that at most one is ever displayed. Removed Screen Frame from the transmitted image. Added visual indicator to license specific features. Address Book tab no longer closes when opening another window. Whiteboard drawings no longer disappear when a second session is started. Register button in User Account Panel should now behaves more user friendly. The password entered in the User Account Panel is now removed from the input field when a login failed. Improved the License Banner to be more configurable. When a potential Scam is detected, all Permission Profiles are deactivated to improve user security. Showing a proper error message when trying to login with non existing organizations. Added warning about minimum password requirements. Added additional tooltips in several places. The icon to depict Privacy is not consistent across different locations. Improved localizations.
Bugfixes: Fixed issue where logged in users could not access their Address Books. Fixed issue where Proxy Server credentials would not work correctly. Fixed issue where System Info Popup would show incorrect Privacy Mode Status. Fixed issue where the License Banner could show up in licensed sessions. Logging in now refreshes the user interface more accurately. Fixed a crash when using devices without D3D support. Fixed crash when uninstalling AnyDesk. Fixed crash after accepting Elevation Requests.
Other Changes: Global Search will now find names with accented characters correctly.
Bugfixes: Fixed issue where Clipboard Permissions for incoming sessions where affecting Clipboard Permissions for outgoing connections on the same device. Fixed issue that could cause the Account icon to disappear temporarily when unlocking the System Settings. Fixed issue when logging in with Multi Factor Authentication. Fixed issue when trying to add or manage Address Books. Fixed crash when removing or changing Licnese Key. Fixed crash after updating AnyDesk on Windows 7. Fixed crash when logging in or out of a User Account. Fixed crash after first start when updating AnyDesk from version 7.1.1.
Other Changes: Address Book will no close when you logout of your AnyDesk User Account. Added links to buy or upgrade your AnyDesk License in the new Banner. Improved Localization. Even more improvements to the Account Menu.
Bugfixes: Fixed crash in Command Line Interface. Fixed crash when creating many Permission Profiles. Fixed crash when quitting AnyDesk while trying to establish a connection. Fixed crash when changing 'Show Remote Cursor' setting during a running session. Fixed issue that caused icons in File Manager to be too small. Fixed issue where the Session Watermark did not disappear after disconnecting. Fixed issue when making outgoing connections using the Command Line Interface. Fixed issue with the License Expire Tile. Fixed issue where registered License Keys would not persist an AnyDesk restart. Fixed availibility of Auto-Update Channels.
Other Changes: Session Invitation Dialogs in incoming only Custom Clients can now be moved to the background. Some more popups no longer remain in foreground when switching applications using Alt + Tab. Further improvements to the Account Menu.
Software Keyboard: Added Software Keyboard. It supports sending input by using pointer and touch devices. It will also show you the respective keyboard layouts of your local and remote devices.
Bugfixes: Fixed issue that could cause the Account icon to disappear. Fixed issue with Multi Factor Authentication when using SSO. Fixed issue when entering License Keys. Fixed issue that prevented creation of Permission Profiles when AnyDesk is installed. Fixed issue that caused the 'Clear Previous Session Profiles' button to disappear after installation. Fixed issues when initiating Session Invitations via context menus. Fixed issue with image transmission when accepting Session Invitations. Fixed issue that prevented some Permission Profiles to be shown in Accept Window. Fixed issue that allowed creation of Permission Profiles when disabled. Fixed crash when establishing connection with TCP Tunnels configured.
Other Changes: Agreeing with Terms and Conditions is now mandatory when registering User Accounts. Improved message when removing a Lincense Key. Account Menu no longer stays in foreground when switching Applications using Alt + Tab. Default width of Screen Frame was changed from 10 pixels to 5 dpi-independent pixels. Many small improvements to the Account Menu.
User Accounts: We introduced AnyDesk User Accounts to simplify license handling and to provide easier on/off-boarding via LDAP and SSO support.
Telemetry: We need your help to constantly improve AnyDesk. You now have the option to provide us with anonymous usage data that will help us make informed decisions in the future.
Screen Frame: Screen Frames can now be displayed on all the screens and lets you know which one is captured at any given moment. Group Policies can now be used to configure Screen Frame settings.
Auto-Update: We introduced the new Auto-Update channel Main, that makes it easy to stay up to date with the most recent website release of AnyDesk.
Minor new Features: Added a Session Setting to automatically show or hide the Remote Cursor when it makes sense. Added a Custom Client option to force a User Account Login to use it. The Text Clipboard can now be used across multiple simultaneous AnyDesk Sessions. Added Group Policy support for Session Invitations. Elevation Requests can now be triggered in File Transfer Sessions.
File Manager: Fixed crash when a folder and a file had identical names. Fixed crash in the File Manager after deleting files. Fixed issue that created zero sized files if files had special characters. Fixed issue where remote device's folders were not properly shown when connecting for the first time. Fixed an issue where the modify time of transferred files was incorrect.
Privacy Mode: Privacy Mode now works with Alternative Screen Background, after Switch Sides and after sign in. Fixed bug that prevented Privacy Mode to work when permission to use it was given after session start.
Custom Clients: Fixed crash when exiting AnyDesk while in Fullscreen Mode. Outgoing only clients no longer allow Switch Sides. Fixed issue with settings that control Permission Profile selection. Fixed an issue with default language settings.
More Bugfixes: Fixed scaling issue when switching anydesk between displays with different scales. Fixed bug that prevented the Menu Button from being shown when connecting to Android devices. Fixed an issue with Clipboard based File Transfer. Auto-Adapt Resolution now has the correct aspect ratio when connecting to wide screen backends. Fixed several smaller Address Book issues. Fixed bug that allowed Whiteboard menu to be openened without permission. Fixed issue where sometimes a process could keep running after disconnecting. Fixed issue that prevented Screen Frame to work after Remote Restarts. Fixed a crash when changing the License Key. Fixed a freeze when navigating large dropdown menus with the keyboard. Fixed a crash when transmitting credentials for Elevation Requests. Fixed issue where the updater would create Start Menu and Desktop shortcuts event when that option was deselected during installation. Fixed issue where Permission Profiles where seemingly unchangeable permissions were changeable in the Accept Window. Fixed bug that caused a message box complaining about a missing dll on windows xp on first startup.
Other Changes: Improved localization. Improved clients awareness of License Restrictions. Removed more irrelevant functionality from outgoing only Custom Clients. Fixed availability of 'On Session close ask for comment' feature. System Info Popup now shows more information when connecting to Linux. Improved UI for Session Invitation Dialog and Screen Frame Settings.
User Interface: Main window now remembers whether sections were collapsed or expanded. Fixed user interface issue when establishing file transfer and screen sharing sessions simultaneously. Fixed main menu for incoming only custom clients.
Privacy: Fixed bug that could cause the Alternative Screen Background to show up a little bit too late on Windows 7.
Other: Fixed incorrect link to Session Recordings and trace file folders.
Privacy: Fixed a bug that caused privacy mode to sometimes fail when switching windows accounts. Fixed a connectivity issue on Windows 7 when using Alternative Screen Background.
Bugfixes: Fixed crash when editing Address Book Tags. Fixed bug that caused passwords to sometimes not work for File Transfer Sessions. Fixed visual glitches on Windows XP. Fixed bug that caused some permissions to not show up correctly when using the reconnect button.
Improvements: Improved Drag & Drop behavior in Address Book. Improved wording in some localizations.
Custom Client Option: Introduced advanced custom client option to disable Auto-Discovery of other clients in the same network.
Windows 11 support: AnyDesk now fully supports Windows 11.
User Interface Fixes: Chat popup now remembers unsent user input. Time of last modification now displays correctly after transferring a file using AnyDesk's file transfer. Fixed Drag'n'Drop of address book contacts. Fixed overlapping entries in some menus during Direct3D fullscreen. Session tab title is now correct after switching sides.
Bugfixes: Fixed issue that caused Alternative Screen Background to be applied one frame too late. Fixed issue that could permamently disable clipboard synchronization. Fixed issue that could prevent session recordings from working correctly. Fixed issue that caused file properties to show incorrect information. Fixed issue that could cause remote system information to show incorrect information.
Improvements: Added more tooltips to URL-links. Improved command line interface of MSI clients. Removed some more irrelevant user interface elements in outgoing-only custom clients.
Fullscreen: Added missing options to fullscreen menus. Synchronized order of menu options in fullscreen menus. Fixed positioning issues for some fullscreen menus. Fixed issue that caused recordings to play in fullscreen when they should not.
Other Improvements: Improved Group Policy Template hints. Improved usability of some address book actions like renaming and moving entries. Improved positioning of custom logos.
Bugfixes: Fixed several smaller bugs and crashes. Improved robustness of user interface in some corner cases.
Unattended Access: Setting up a password to access your device is now much easier. You can try it by using the first entry in the main menu.
Other Improvements: Added tooltip to connection icon in the top left to indicate if the connection is a direct or routed. Simplified user interface when accepting file transfer sessions. Searching for IDs using the address bar is now handling spaces correctly.
Bugfixes: Fixed resize actions when dragging the window to the edge of a screen. Fixed command line option to remove passwords. Fixed some more minor bugs.
Custom Client Options: Introduced advanced custom client settings to disable recent sessions and favorites sections. Added setting to control visibility of the 'Install AnyDesk' tile.
Permissions: Introduced separate permissions for file and text transfer via clipboard. Added button to clear all saved previous session profiles of past incoming connections.
Bugfixes: Fixed automatic proxy detection. Fixed default behaviour of permission to transmit audio. Fixed bug that could cause loss of recent sessions and other user settings. Fixed interaction of file transfer sessions with the new permission profile system. Fixed bug that prevented some features to be used in file transfer sessions. Fixed bug that caused TCP-Tunnel configuration to not work correctly. Fixed bug that caused the clipboard to become permanently disabled when revoking the corresponding permission. Fixed address book access if multiple address books with identical names existed. Fixed permission restoration after remote restart. Fixed several more minor bugs.
Improvements: Improved Russian and Portuguese (Brazil) localization. Improved visibility of settings for incoming only and outgoing only clients to only show settings that matter for the use case. Several smaller usability improvements.
Bugfix: Fixed bug where profile dialogs would not have the correct size.
Bugfix: Fixed transfer of remote system information.
Bugfix: Fixed follow remote window focus option behaving incorrectly when used with multiple sessions to the same remote device.
Bugfix: Fixed rare crash in accept window. Added some more checks to prevent some installer crashes. Added precautions to fix crashes related to timers.
Bugfix: Fixed bug that caused some CLI-commands to not propagate changes to other running instances of AnyDesk.
UI Improvements: Improved visuals of file browser dialog, dialog to enter two-factor-auth validation code. Improved layout of welcome panel for small screen sizes. Removed permission related UI-elements in accept panel after ending a session. Added some more tooltips.
New User Interface: We put a lot of effort into rethinking the AnyDesk user experience.
Permission Profiles: We redesigned how permissions and passwords work from the ground up. Setup an arbitrary number of profiles to fit your individual use cases.
Session Invitation: Invite others to connect to your device directly from within AnyDesk. Use Permission Profiles to conveniently define access rights.
Alternative Screen Background: Protect your privacy by automatically exchanging your Desktop Wallpaper during incoming sessions.
Screen Frame: Stay aware of incoming sessions.
Various Improvements: Updated localization for many languages. Allow selection and copy of multiple chat entries. Generate your Group Policy Template using a custom client. Improved tooltips. Session Player now works with incoming-only custom clients. Access Control List now persists when installing AnyDesk. Text inputs now support Ctrl-Backspace.
Bugfixes: Session Player is now resizable and correctly opens when double-clicking recording files. Clipboard permissions can now be enabled and disabled correctly during sessions. Fixed handling of simultaneous session requests. Fixed various DPI scaling issues. Fixed various other issues.
New option for unattended access: Added option --remove-password to remove password for unattended access via command line.
Memory usage improvement: Improved memory usage when using preserve details option.
Bugs for custom clients with Incoming connection only configuration: Fixed window size problems in some cases in incoming connection only client. Fixed alias registration in incoming connection only clients.
Crash during privacy mode: Fixed crash related to muting audio during privacy mode.
Windows login screen keyboard issues: Fixed bug that caused incorrect keyboard handling on windows login screen.
Address Book tags issue: Fixed bug that caused address book tags to not show on individual addresses.
Revised various user interface elements: Revised favorites and recent session lists. Revised session recording settings.
Better interaction with system clipboard: Address Book, Auto-Discovery, Favorites and Recent Sessions now interact with the system clipboard.
Added new options for sessions: Added option to limit number of incoming/outgoing sessions for custom clients. Added option to automatically disconnect incoming sessions when inactive.
Added new options to enhance usage: Added option to follow remote window focus. Added display option to preserve details when encoding image. Added option to keyboard menu to send special Android keys.
One time password check improvement: Improved one time password checks in two factor authentication.
Fixed crashes in various situations: Fixed crash when requesting elevation. Fixed crash in session player when skipping to the beginning of a recording. Fixed crash caused by invalid thumbnails when searching for addresses. Fixed crash when updating Windows Group Policies.
Fixed bugs related to sessions: Fixed bug that caused keyboard mode to be reset every session. Fixed bug that caused sessions settings for remote cursor to not save correctly. Fixed bug that caused empty session recordings to be created. Fixed rare bug that caused settings configured via Group Policies to not work correctly.
Fixed bug related to language selection: Fixed language detection for some asian languages. Fixed language selection on Windows XP.
Two-Factor Authentication: When enabled, an additional dialog will be shown after authentication by password or token, requesting a time-based one-time password provided by a third device. This feature requires an app supporting TOTP.
Wake-on-Lan: When enabled, devices running AnyDesk that are currently in sleep mode can be woken up by other AnyDesk devices in the same local network.
Windows Group Policies: AnyDesk now checks the Windows Registry for settings provided via Windows Domain Group Policies. This can only be disabled on Custom Clients.
Multiple password for Unattented Access: Unattended Access now allows the setup of multiple secondary passwords. Each of the password can be bound to different permissions. This feature requires the use of Windows Group Policies.
Flexible Session Recordings: Session Recordings can now be started and stopped at any time.
Interactive Access improvement: Immediately installing AnyDesk now allows to connect to that Desk directly from the beginning.
User interface improvements: User interface has been updated and now also allows to hide the sidebar on the left and the Remote Desk box.
Security improvement: AnyDesk now supports Perfect Forward Secrecy to strengthen its already strong security for data transfer.
Remote printing improvement: AnyDesk now allows to pring local files on the remote computer.
Multi-monitor suppport: Hotkeys can now be used to switch between the remote monitors. Hotkey combination Ctrl+Alt+Shift+left/right to iterate monitors. Hotkey combination Ctrl+Alt+Shift+numpad_number to switch to a specific monitor.
Improved installation process: Reduced the amount of UAC dialogs shown during installation of different components of AnyDesk.
Language support: Updated translations for various languages.
Remote printing in Windows 7: Fixed a remote printing in Windows 7.
Invitation link in main view: Reintroduced the invitation link in the main view. This feature requires a properly set up default mail client to work.
Send support information feature: The link 'Send Support Information...' on the page 'About AnyDesk' in the settings now tries to create an e-mail. This feature requires a properly set up default mail client to work.
Settings page: Added an option to set up an Alias on the UI settings page.
Incoming session new feature: The backend user can now accept an incoming session request and immediately request elevation.
Discovery feature security: Significantly improved security of Discovery feature.
Session UI improvement: The toolbar can now be hidden during a session via the session tab menu. The remote activity indicators can now be de-/activated by clicking on them.
File Manager: The File Manager enabled file upload even though it was disallowed. An additional monitor appeared on opening the File Manager.
Custom client: Custom Clients may have cut ID and Alias in a list view. Custom Clients allowing only incoming sessions did not support Remote Restart.
Service: Fixed a deadlock in the service making it unresponsive to session requests. Fixed a crash in the service when connecting to multiple IDs at once.
Bugfixes: Fixed couple of small bugs and occasional crashes.