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5.8 UniFi Controller Consolidated Change Log

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.27:

  • Various bug fixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.26:

  • Various bug fixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.25:

  • Remove TKIP only option from WPA security mode.
  • Fix bug that would reset USG port speed/duplex to defaults on controller upgrade.
  • Various bug fixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.24:

  • Add setup size status for UniFi Cloud Key.
  • Allow forced adoption in case the adopted device limit is reached.
  • Hide broken RSSI Histogram on nanoHD.
  • Fix autocomplete for creating new RADIUS user.
  • Various bug fixes and improvements.

Controller bugfixes/changes since 5.8.23:

  • Fix the management VLAN issue with AC-IW/IW-Pro.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.22:

  • Fix LED Brightness and Color options, this feature is available only for BaseStationXG.
  • Various backend bug fixes and improvements.

New Features:

  • Add BaseStationXG LED bar color control to the device properties panel.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.21:

  • Enable RF scanning for UAP-nanoHD.
  • Fix a bug with AC-IW/IW-Pro provisioning which caused traffic to stop forwarding when the management VLAN and a WLAN VLAN are the same.
  • Various backend bug fixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.20:

  • Add validation for Promotional URL input in Guest Control.
  • Fix decoding UTF-8 characters over WebRTC connection.
  • Fix analytics graph display on firefox in Hotspot manager.
  • Fix default value for Outdoor Mode in batch AP configuration.
  • Fix property panel auto scroll after refresh.
  • Fix time range change after granularity modification on the Statistics Overview page.
  • Fix reversed TX/RX client statistics.
  • Update translations.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.19:

  • Use the same tab order as switches for UAP-AC-IW.
  • Update translations.
  • Device list: Invisible uplinks in Uplink column after refresh.
  • Switch stats should't allow to select device managed by other.
  • Remove extra PHY port for USG-XG.
  • Various backend bug fixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.17:

  • Adding display of RSTP in switch properties panel when it's enabled.
  • DPI refactor, also prevent more than 6 items on the list.
  • Fix timezone selection in Wizard.
  • Fix DPI Donut Chart on click handler.
  • Fix DNS rules for guest VLANs.
  • Fix restoring from autobackup on SD card.
  • Fix authorize.net support - the guest's email is now properly sent when that field is enabled.
  • Disable open terminal after click on IP address for sites without advanced features enabled.
  • Omit /0 networks from USG guest firewall group config as they are unsupported.
  • Hide Fast Roaming feature for Open networks.
  • Improve wireless uplink migration.
  • Statistics/Performance: fix time range selection.
  • Various backend bug fixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.16:

  • Add tooltip for enabling geoIP filtering.
  • Update translations.
  • Improve accuracy of reported wireless uplink candidates.
  • Various backend bug fixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.15:

  • Rename duplicated translation key for connectivity monitor.
  • Disable host record for static DHCP mappings.
  • Fix setting speed/duplex on disabled interfaces of USG-XG-8.
  • Temporarily limit MongoDB support to releases prior to 3.6.x (currently 3.4.14 is recommended).
  • Various backend bug fixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.14:

  • Extend Client statistics signal level range.
  • Update translations.
  • Fix unwanted username/password autocomplete.
  • Hide Elite ToS accept button for not supported countries in property panel.
  • Fix client signal binding.
  • Fix downloading autobackup via unifi.ubnt.com.
  • Fix editing WLANs via group config.
  • Fix filtering of top APs, and improve performance of stats filtering.
  • Fix available wireless uplinks so disabled radios/APs are not displayed.
  • Fix upgrade failed event when scheduled upgrade runs and device is on latest firmware.
  • Only enable source validation for single WAN use cases.
  • Various backend bug fixes and improvements.

New Features:

  • Local SSO login.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.12:

  • Improve reported topology when using wireless uplinks.
  • Fix incorrect client signal value in ap's property panel and clients list.
  • Fix empty Radio Type dropdown on Performance page.
  • Fix a bug with L3 wireless adoption.
  • Display correct labels at ports list when port is not configurable.
  • Various backend bugfixes and improvements.

New Features:

  • Add app switcher.
  • Add speed and duplex config for USG interfaces.
  • Add WiFi Happiness to client STA statistics.
  • Allow users to opt-out wireless uplinking/meshing on per-radio basis.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.10:

  • Add French translations.
  • Add timestamp to manually downloaded backup file.
  • Add tags column to devices page.
  • Add bypass for confirm before device downgrade.
  • Display user count graph in device performance statistics page.
  • Improve blocking opening device terminal for not supported devices.
  • Improve translation for firmware upgrade toast.
  • Fix Hotspot Manager and Site Overview with WebRTC connection.
  • Fix missing translation for Client Satisfaction in property panel.
  • Fix manually download backup file for Firefox.
  • Fix scrolling down the walls tab in map designer mode.
  • Fix incorrect internet traffic count for wireless clients.
  • Fix loading Settings page with German translations.
  • Fix saving network settings before adopting USG.
  • Fix IPv6 PD Prefix ID validation and config generation.
  • Topology path highlighting fix.
  • Hide configuration section in Elite Device settings when Cloud Access is off.
  • Prevent console errors when Map Links are toggled on and device is removed.
  • Additional columns in Clients list.
  • Show more accurate client's device images in property panel.
  • Show the WLAN VLAN is RADIUS assigned in the WLAN list, when it is.
  • Hide Elite ToS accept button for unsupported countries.
  • Mask password characters for RADIUS hotspot.
  • Update outdoor mode checkbox label.
  • Update translations.
  • Various backend bugfixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.9:

  • Add missing PoE event labels.
  • Fix broken device stats.
  • Various backend bugfixes and changes.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.8:

  • Update translations.
  • Improve reliability of topology.
  • Fix broken batch config for radios.
  • Fix channel width inconsistency.
  • Fix cut RF Scan tooltip.
  • Fix for clients counters in property panel.
  • Fix pre-selecting timezones.
  • Fix progress bar width on opening WebRTC connection.
  • Fix release notes display.
  • Fix IPv6 RA attributes.
  • Fix RADIUS auth and accounting on guest networks when using USG.
  • Fix port forward WAN interface.
  • Various backend bugfixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.7:

  • Add USG alias validation.
  • Add port group validation.
  • Add autochannel support for devices with multiple radios (XG).
  • Add ability to open debug terminal by clicking an IP on the device overview screen.
  • Display toast with information about new controller version.
  • Update timezones list to IANA tzdb.
  • Update translations.
  • Hide message when controller minor version has not changed.
  • Fix save/provision error with UnNP.
  • Fix IPv6 related configs.
  • Fix PPPoE interface name in routing table.
  • Fix an issue causing the controller to be factory reset.
  • Prevent overlapping header text over close button.
  • Prevent port forwards from interfering with IPsec and vice versa.
  • Various backend bugfixes and improvements.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.6:

  • Fix disabled 'Queue Changes' button in batch AP LED configuration.
  • Improve wireless adoption process.
  • Conditionally enable journalling on UCK after successful migration.
  • Various backend bugfixes and improvements.

New Features:

  • Assign USG Physical Ports to Logical Networks.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.3:

  • Improve Neighboring Access Points loading.
  • Virtual Device on map: avoid duplicated device name inside label.
  • Show additional performance graphs in AP Property Panel.
  • Added missing mapping for PoE events (PoE Overload and PoE Disconnect).
  • Allow for assigning network groups that are only VLAN based.
  • Allow to dismiss toast when there are devices with upgrade available.
  • Fix saving DHCPv6 Server configuration.
  • Throughput graph - restore max values bars.
  • Topology on Safari - fix node labels position shifted up.
  • Virtual Device on map: avoid duplicated device name inside label.
  • Reduce port stats log level to fix unnecessary log spam.
  • PPPoE IPv6 provisioning improvements.
  • Improve guest portal handling on gateway devices.
  • Fix filtering virtual devices on maps.
  • Fix creation of IPv6 PD LAN networks.
  • Fix validation of IPv6 IPs as group members.
  • Various backend bugfixes and improvements.

New Features:

  • Add netconsole logging to site config.
  • Allow setting Management VLAN at Access Points.

Controller bug fixes/changes since 5.8.2:

  • Tweak Topology lines shape to avoid overlapping with text labels.
  • Update translations.
  • Topology: show wireless Client's channel.
  • Display message when user logs into controller and there are devices with upgrade available.
  • Prepopulate RADIUS Tunnel-Medium Type once 'Virtual LANs (VLAN)' is selected.
  • Don't allow setting up DHCP server on IPv6 networks unless the interface type is `static`.
  • Clarify IPS alert wording.
  • Disable hardware offload on USG when Smart Queue QoS is enabled.
  • Add event for switch PoE port disconnect and overload.
  • Expose HTTPS blocking for Facebook Wi-Fi portal. Note you will need to add all required Facebook subnets/hostnames to pre-authorization list manually.
  • Allow Facebook Wi-Fi portal to be opened in Apple Captive Network Assistant.
  • Prevent site-to-site VPN from unnecessarily reprovisioning on controller start.
  • Fix State in map marker label is on the left side.
  • Fix Topology error occuring for aliases longer than 24chars.
  • Fix Invisible STA device image.
  • Fix DPI Selector per user: all categories highlighted.
  • Fix Topology path highlighting when mouse pointer is over client label.
  • Fix User DPI details sometimes application name is empty.
  • Select RADIUS VLAN when enabled for WLAN.
  • Fix Debugging Metrics.
  • Fix Topology console error.
  • Fix factory reset issue on UCK.
  • Fix pre-adoption upgrade of USG devices.
  • Fix VPN status reporting.
  • Lower RSSI requirements for wireless adoption.
  • Remove reboot before upgrade logic from UAP upgrades.
  • Various backend bugfixes and improvements.

New Features:

  • Property Panel: Show images of most popular client devices.
  • Added support for USC8 switch.

Controller bugfixes/changes since 5.8.1:

  • Allow to customize Map Device Marker label.
  • Change SSH Credentials before restore from backup in wizard.
  • Modify the way how Channel Distribution widget lays out its internal elements.
  • Update translations.
  • Disabled devices should not be taken into account in general site status.
  • Designer Map: fix setting scale in feet.
  • Fix airTime scan Details empty table.
  • Fix case when locked device could be moved on Designer map.
  • Fix UI jitter bug in Device Property Panel airTime accordion.
  • Topology: prevent overlapping labels on wireless links.
  • Fix date format not always being localized.
  • MeshV3 Stability Improvements.
  • Fix a bug preventing email password recovery from functioning in some cases.
  • Various hardware provisioning improvements.
  • Various backend bugfixes and improvements.

New Features

  • Add WeChat authentication to Hotspot.
  • Add Elite Device service.
  • Allow setting opacity on Image-type maps.
  • New Channel Distribution widget.

Controller bugfixes/changes since 5.8.0:

  • Add control for dnsmasq as DHCP server.
  • Allow setting mask /31 (255.255.255.254) for USG/WAN to be compliance with RFC3021.
  • Display warning when time series start day is before data retention settings for given granularity.
  • Improve device marker on maps.
  • Update status colors in VPN widget.
  • Update translations.
  • WAN & WLAN Histograms - mark current values instead of mean ones, limit glowing elements number to 3.
  • Add message with instruction to csv upload.
  • Add model EOL (end of life) pending warning.
  • Additional charts for Devices (Statistics → Performance view).
  • Drag and drop optimizations.
  • Expand firewall group name limit to 64.
  • Hide the Aggregation option under Network when UAP supports it natively.
  • Improve way how Donut charts display tooltips, to prevent being overlapped by other elements.
  • IPv6 - Add DHCPv6 DNS Control.
  • Lock web store to US only.
  • Fix handling error responses received via WebRTC channel.
  • Fix Routing Utilisation Widget layout issues.
  • Fix Schedule Upgrade editing via WebRTC.
  • Fix displaying selected priority wireless uplink.
  • Fix displaying blank page on double click on Insights.
  • Fix filtering outdoor channels by using default value for outdoor mode.
  • Fix handling error responses received via WebRTC channel.
  • Fix missing action buttons after enabling cloud access.
  • Fix saving RADIUS profile without accounting servers.
  • Fix MAC auth provisioning so RADIUS assigned VLAN is set when it's enabled in the RADIUS profile.
  • Fix radios sorting in Configure Radios section.
  • Update device uplink name dynamically.
  • GeoIP Filtering - Block incoming/outgoing/both traffic.
  • Temporarily remove WAN/WAN2 IPv6 PPPoE option.
  • Rename label Select group to Any in firewall's form.
  • SNMPv3 - Username and Password validation to match SNMPv3 standard and USG requirements.
  • Show Hardware Offload as off when IPS is enabled, don't allow it to be turned on.
  • Map fixes: Devices disappearing from map when changing from legacy to designer without saving and cannot change map type from Google to image at the second time.
  • Several device management improvements, to improve UX and mitigate some errors.
  • Various backend bugfixes and improvements.

New Features

  • Add Scheduled Upgrades support (Beta).
  • Add site VPN route distance.

Controller bugfixes/changes since 5.7.9:

  • Additional DPI application icons (i.e. Slack).
  • Add description for mDN.
  • Add tooltip that DHCP DNS must be a valid IP address only.
  • Hide gateway, broadcast and mask for User VPN networks.
  • In case of Topology with large number of nodes (> 200), draw straight lines to improve performance.
  • Improve way how Donut charts display tooltips, to prevent being overlapped by other elements.
  • Showing message about missing permission in routing utilization widget.
  • Extend form's elements to show whole value at Settings/User Groups.
  • Additional charts for Devices (Statistics → Performance view).
  • Fix missing DPI users (name & icon).
  • Fix for airTime view in Firefox 57.
  • Add workaround for Cloud Key firmware upgrade issue, for devices on firmware 0.8.1 to 0.8.4.
  • Apply the same rules for both TCP and UDP DNS, which fixes the issue
  • Various backend bugfixes and improvements.
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  • Last modified: 2018/08/31 15:43
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