Features:

  • The Highlights of this version
    • Configure multiple external number blocks with different prefixes to a single line
    • Configure multiple internal number blocks
    • REST API: endpoints and module functions for user data, iFMC and redirections
    • Provider-specific star-dials can now be dialled, to control provider-side features
    • UCC Client for Windows: "Away" state during outlook meetings is now applied to chat status
    • UCC Client für Windows: Configure redirections

  • Please read this before installing the update
    • Please note that the update will download a significant amount of data.
    • Should you be updating a STARFACE PRO v2 appliance, please ensure that there is at least 2.5GB of storage available.
    • We strongly recommend reducing the size of the call data record with the module "STARFACE Archivierung", as well as ensuring that fully-qualified phone numbers are used in modules.

  • New Features
    STARFACE PBX/General New Features
    • Interconnection: Phone calls will now be dialled via an external line if the internal network connection goes down
    • Additional information can now be included when sending logfiles to the STARFACE Support
    • The login-screen of the web interface now includes links to the user and administrator manuals as well as the STARFACE KnowledgeBase
    • New statistics export: It is now possible to export the line usage as a CSV file
    • New permission: It is now possible to assign a permission to users to control provider-side features
    • The administrators are now warned if telephones are using insecure telephone administration passwords
    • It is now possible to send asterisks (*) in dialled numbers, in order to control provider-side features
    • Snom D745 are now supported
    • Yealink T40 are now supported

  • Improvements
    STARFACE PBX/General Improvements
    • It is now possible to see how many UCC Premium licences have been used [Call#1038987]
    • The automated SIP-Password update process has been improved
    • Autoprovisioning: Improved the reliablity of the autoprovisioning process and its logging
    • CSV-files for user-imports now support the German standard formatting in Microsoft Excel (semi-colon as separator)
    • It is now possible to select user-names and address book entries as redirection targets
    • Email notifications for incoming faxes now include the name of the sender
    • Conference invitations can now be configured to automatically include the message that the STARFACE will call the participant
    • The email notification on missed calls now also includes the external number
    • The collection of important / special rate phone numbers has been expanded significantly
    • The administrator is now warned of unsaved changes to provider profiles
    • Input/Output-Streams belonging to module functions are now correctly closed when the module execution ends
    • It is no longer possible to configure redirections and call deflection in the telephone configuration of Yealink telephones, in order to avoid conflicts with server-side configurations
    • The module "Archivierung" now sends emails in the system default language
    • Module configuration details and module logs are now included in the STARFACE Error Report
    • New Firmware: Grandstream HT702
    • New Firmware: Grandstream HT704
    • New Firmware: Panasonic HDV 330
    • It is now possible to select an SMB-encryption method in STARFACE modules
    • The automatic telephone restart after a server update is now staggered (50 telephones per minute)
    • Unterschiedbarkeit zwischen Nummer und Funktionstaste in Modulen
    • The update server now includes a Java 8 runtime
    • Improved compatibility with less secure customer certificates in internal networks (no security risk)
    • The usability of the address book has been improved by automatically formatting telephone numbers correctly
    • The timing of separately downloaded updates has been improved
    • The autoprovisioning mechanism has been improved
    • Voicemail recordings now wait for 5 seconds of silence before being automatically ended
    • The web interface now automatically updates when voicemails are deleted or moved via a telephone
    • The Yealink T27 now reacts quicker when a user logout is cancelled
    • The documentation of the module "Klingeltöne" has been improved
    • All locations in the WebUI where a telephone number is assigned now show the entire number, including country and area codes

  • UCC Clients
    • You can find the release notes for the UCC Client for Windows here.

Bugfixes:

  • Bugfixes
    • Fixed: Certain 0800 prefixed special rate numbers were not included for some countries
    • Fixed: It was possible for the outgoing signalling number to not be transmitted [Call#1055957]
    • Fixed: It was possible for the address book to create an erroneous entry after clicking "save" or "apply", which would lead to errors in the data entry area [Call#: 1056746]
    • Fixed: Address book: It was possible to save an empty address book entry
    • Fixed: Addressbook configuration: An "Apply" Button has been added
    • Fixed: Fixed an issue which could prevent the creation of newly configured voicemail boxes
    • Fixed: Interconnection: The search field in the list of interconnected systems did not work
    • Fixed: It was possible for placing calls to phone numbers previously assigned to deleted module instances to lead to an error
    • Fixed: Fixed an issue which caused a wrong average waiting time for the iQueue to be displayed [Call#1051643]
    • Fixed: It was possible for an Attended Transfer on a telephone to cause the wrong caller number to be shown to the C-participant
    • Fixed: It was possible for a server backup to only be saved locally on the STARFACE installation instead of being copied to a Windows Share
    • Fixed: Fixed an issue which prevented the creation of call data records when an incoming call was put on hold
    • Fixed: The password field for external mail servers was not being emptied when its contents was deleted and then saved
    • Fixed: Some permissions were not being correctly assigned when importing users from a CSV file [Call#1051777]
    • Fixed: A blind transfer of a call to an external party via interconnection routing which had been previously transferred via attended transfer across an interconnection would be declined by the CoR Routing
    • Fixed: It was possible for executing Call2Go to an iFMC device to signal the primary internal number as the CLIP on the iFMC device
    • Fixed: Call2Go was not generating a UCI call (only a SIP-Call)
    • Fixed: The Call-Hunting-Group was not working correctly when called after an "Ansage vor Melden" module instance [Call#1053347]
    • Fixed: Callmanager: A declined consultation call would incorrectly signal "busy"
    • Fixed: Deflecting an incoming call from an O2 ISDN line to an external number via HFO would cause the following error: "Recovery on timer expiry"
    • Fixed: It was possible for the Clip-No-Screening-Präfix "+" to also remove sequences of zeros which occurred within the dialled number
    • Fixed: The Diversion-Header was not correctly set for CFU
    • Fixed: It was possible for repeated redirections of iQueue calls to iQueues to fail [Call#1052785]
    • Fixed: The settings for the configuration of an external mail server would persist in the server logs, even after deactivating the external mail server
    • Fixed: It was possible for the telephone numbers of external conference participants to not be resolved from the address book [Call#1040891]
    • Fixed: Phone numbers in the call list of Yealink telephones were not being correctly displayed when an instance of "Ansage vor Melden" was involved [Call#1040770]
    • Fixed: Fax lists: Sorting the fax list by caller number did not work as intended
    • Fixed: Fax numbers were not being correctly resolved from the address book in the transmission report [Call#1044025]
    • Fixed: It was possible for the WebInterface to hang after changing the address book source from LDAP to the internal address book
    • Fixed: The module component CallPhoneNumber threw an error if CalledParticipationInfo was not set
    • Fixed: The module component IsChannelOpen threw an error if no call was available when the function was called
    • Fixed: Fixed a bug in the function UcpFmcPhoneRequests
    • Fixed: It was possible for a call placed on hold to be hung up when transferred [Call#1041036]
    • Fixed: Scheduled conference: Moderator permissions were not being correctly granted [Call#1045385]
    • Fixed: Only one number was available when the subscriber number was assigned to different local and international prefixes [Call#1050816]
    • Fixed: Multiple error messages were displayed when attempting to save invalid active times for an iFMC device
    • Fixed: Deleting a provider attached to a line without clicking "save" could lead to a defective connection in the database
    • Fixed: Internal calls to an iQueue which were initiated via a "click2dial" command were signalled as "click2dial:{number of the iQueue}" in the iQueue-Widget
    • Fixed: The deposit would jump to "none" if no number was entered
    • Fixed: The caller indication in the iQueue-Widget would only count to 1000 [Call#: 1052499]
    • Fixed: No fmcPhonesChangedEvent was fired when settings were changed via the UCI
    • Fixed: There was no ringing tone when calling some SIP providers
    • Fixed: There was no hangup when recording a voicemail after navigating through an IVR [Call#1045779]
    • Fixed: No UCI-MWI event for group voicemails was fired if the user was logged out of the group
    • Fixed: It was, under certain circumstances, not possible to assign a telephone number to a module [Call#1054002]
    • Fixed: It was possible for non-admins to receive the error message "Login denied" when using a cookie to log in to the web interface [Call#1043059]
    • Fixed: The module "Ansage vor Melden" caused two contradictory CDR entries when calling a group
    • Fixed: The module "Ansage vor Melden" would place a second call if the call was declined or hung up immediately when "Music on Hold instead of ringing tone" was enabled
    • Fixed: The module "Call-Hunting Hotline" always displayed the caller information, even when the "display number" was defined
    • Fixed: The module "IVR" hung up the call when an attended transfer was performed
    • Fixed: The module "IVR-Einstufig" only allowed one digit for the selection of the call destination
    • Fixed: The module "Zeitgesteuerte Umleitung" could cause complications when performing consultation calls
    • Fixed: Modul "Zeitgesteuerte Umleitung": Park/Halten/Blind Transfer und Grab-Voicemailbox ging
    • Fixed: The module "Zeitgesteuerte Umleitung" could cause errors when parking calls, placing calls as well as performing blind and attended transfers
    • Fixed: It was possible for modules to block phone numbers assigned as a call service if the entry point of the module was changed
    • Fixed: Module Creator: Return Value for GetSignalNumberForUser() contained the local prefix of the STARFACE and not the signalling number [Call#1050611]
    • Fixed: The module function CallPhoneNumber returned the wrong result [Call#1047626]
    • Fixed: The module function GetCallerSignallingNumber() returned a different value to STARFACE 5.8
    • Fixed: Module system: onAllIncomingCallToUser and onAllIncomingCallToGroup had inappropriate entry points
    • Fixed: It was possible for the wrong music on hold class to be played when the module "Ansage vor Melden" was active [Call#1046553]
    • Fixed: After changing the MSN of an internal ISDN line, it was possible for the old MSN to be called on the line
    • Fixed: It was not possible for the Panasonic TGP600 to call a voicemail box
    • Fixed: The PhoneBusinessObject allowed duplicate numbers when calling saveFcmPhone
    • Fixed: Plus-Prefixed-number were hard-coded to display as "00xx" phone numbers in the conference display
    • Fixed: It was possible for pop-up windows to close when using the function key editor
    • Fixed: Provider profile configuration and sip/qscconnect: leaving the field "fromdomain" caused calls to be declined
    • Fixed: Revoking the permission "redirect groups" only blocked affected function keys after the first usage after the change
    • Fixed: Rest: The Unhandled Exception Mapper delivered the HTML Error Page in the Response Body
    • Fixed: Routing/COR-Regel: "24" as a bound for the timeframe was not evaluated as a full hour
    • Fixed: Call list entries were not being created when the call was redirected to an IVR and then sent to a user's voicemail box
    • Fixed: Safari: The voicemail player in the Web-UI did not work
    • Fixed: A connection error could appear in rare cases when logging in to the UCI
    • Fixed: It was possible in very rare cases to hijack the session Seltener Fall des Session Hijackings unter seltenen Bedingungen
    • Fixed: Snom 821: It was not possible to configure the virtual keypad in FW 8.7.5.35
    • Fixed: The available storage check was not performed when checking for module updates
    • Fixed: The language settings were not applied when importing a backup
    • Fixed: Corrected the behaviour when performing a call deflection [Call#1053283]
    • Fixed: The call display settings did not have any effect when an external dialling prefix was active [Call#1053627]
    • Fixed: UCI with Smack 4: Openfire was not advertising DIGEST-MD5 as mech
    • Fixed: Time-out redirection: The web-interface showed 120 seconds while 0 seconds was published by the UCI
    • Fixed: It was possible to create invalid SIP-URIs by changing the Caller-ID Display setting. This led to calls being unable to be answered in the UCC Clients [Call#1055354]
    • Fixed: It was not possible to update modules while the "separate download and installation" checkbox was selected
    • Fixed: The Struts libraries have been updated
    • Fixed: The validation of the area code failed after changing the international code
    • Fixed: It was possible for there to be a delay in creating the audio channel when initiating an iFMC call [Call#1036573]
    • Fixed: The maximum voicemail recording duration was only 10 minutes when it was set to "30 minutes" in the administration panel
    • Fixed: It was possible to the Voicemail box to forward calls under certain circumstances [Call#1047357]
    • Fixed: It was possible for voicemail messages to sporadically not appear in the web interface and UCC Client call lists [Call#1047935]
    • Fixed: WebGUI: Active time-out redirections were displayed instead of the "always" redirection on function keys [Call#1054144]
    • Fixed: It was possible for the Web interface to end the session [Call#1038367]
    • Fixed: Web-Interface: Dropdown selections did not jump to the first relevant entry when pressing a key
    • Fixed: The Webserver address was always included in the conference invitation, even when it was excluded [Call#1044794]
    • Fixed: An active call redirection caused "missed call" email notifications to be sent regardless of whether the call was answered or not [Call#1053671]
    • Fixed: Whitelist-Eintries with the expiry time "never" were overwritten
    • Fixed: Yealink EXP40: Attempting to provision "empty keys" prevented the provisioning of the device [Call#1032234]
    • Fixed: Yealink T2X: It was possible for the keys to be transferred in the wrong order in rare cases
    • Fixed: Yealink T49: Searching in the address book always returned the entire address book
    • Fixed: Yealinks used "#" as a "send key" by default. This has been disabled
    • Fixed: Additional address book data fields "phoneX" were not interpreted as phone numbers
    • Fixed: UCC Client for Windows: Number recognition for the format (+49) 721 12345-67 was not working correctly [Call#1058319]
    • Fixed: UCC Client for Windows: Fixed an issue which caused McAfee Antivirus to block the Outlook-Connector-Fehler
    • Fixed: UCC Client for Windows: The Address book synchronisation of the Outlook connector in the global address list was very slow [Call#1053141]
    • Fixed: UCC Client for Windows: It was possible for the client to continue to show information after logging out
    • Fixed: UCC Client for Windows: Fixed an error which could occur when changing the server
    • Fixed: UCC Client for Windows: Fixed the ordering of context menu entries when in a call with an external party
    • Fixed: UCC Client for Mac: It was possible for the Chat History to not display any entries
    • Fixed: STARFACE Connect: A changed area prefix was not propagated properly
    • Fixed: It was possible for a call deflection of an anonymous caller to fail [Call#1057034]
    • Fixed: It was possible for the module "Gruppenanzeige" to manipulate the caller id display multiple times [Call#1053646]
    • Fixed: It was possible for voicemail messages to only be displayed on the day after they were recorded [Call#1051437]
    • Fixed: It was possible for a caller to be declined and the channel stay open if the called user was in an iQueue and had server-side DND active



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