Software Updates

NowSMS Software Updates

E-Mail Notification for Updates

An e-mail notification service is available for NowSMS software update information.  To receive e-mail notifications for NowSMS software updates, please subscribe using this Google FeedBurner link.

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NowSMS Spring 2016 Update

New releases of the Now SMS/MMS Gateway and NowSMS Lite are now available (Version 2016.03.28). Downloads are available at http://www.nowsms.com/download-free-trial. Customers with an active Maintenance Agreement can download the 30-day trial version to update a licensed installation. The primary enhancements in this release are performance improvements and a new web user interface. There are...

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NowSMS / NowMMS Update 2014.05.30

The focus of this release is enhancements for SMS and MMS gateway functionality, with a particular focus on GSM modem configurations (including support for Android phones as modems), e-mail gateway functionality, and automated application processing of both SMS and MMS messages.

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Heartbleed SSL/TLS Fix for NowSMS

If you are using NowSMS with SSL/TLS in a server role, please be advised that OpenSSL is used to provide this functionality, and may be affected by the widely publicized “heart bleed” flaw. To address this issue, an update for the module that provides SSL/TLS functionality (OpenSSL v1.0.1g) is available at http://www.nowsms.com/download/heartbleedfix.zip. This download is a ZIP...

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NowSMS / NowMMS Update 2013.11.15

An updated release of NowSMS is now available for download. Version 2013.11.15 is a critical update for customers using MMSC functionality. This update fixes two different denial of service problems and improves recovery handling of unexpected problems. One problem was new to the 2013.09.26 release and can be triggered by a corrupt message received via an MM4 connection. The other problem affects...

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NowSMS/NowMMS Update (Version 2013.09.26)

An updated release of NowSMS & NowMMS is now available for general release. Existing customers who have a current software update license can use the trial download to update their existing installation.  Please see the Serial # page of the NowSMS configuration program to determine software update eligibility. There are numerous enhancements in this release, some of which have been made...

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SMPP Server Adds @ Characters to Text Message

It has come to our attention that a bug exists in the NowSMS SMPP Server implementation for versions dated between 2011.07.xx and 2012.01.xx inclusive. This bug only effects configurations where NowSMS is being used as an SMPP server.  In other words, an SMPP client is being used to submit messages to NowSMS, and messages are being segmented by the SMPP client before they are submitted to...

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Nokia N9 Unable to Receive MMS

It has come to our attention that there is a bug in the MMS client of the Nokia N9 which can prevent this phone from being able to receive MMS messages from a NowSMS MMSC. The problem occurs because the MMS client cannot process an MMS notification message where the MMS Content URL contains a URL escaped parameter.  When the MMS client encounters a URL escaped parameter in a URL, it re-encodes...

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NowSMS Update Release 2011.07.05

An updated release of the Now SMS & MMS Gateway is currently available at http://www.nowsms.com/download/nowsms20110705.zip.  Use the executable file in this ZIP to update an existing NowSMS installation. This document details the update release history since the previous official release, version 2010.11.04.  Release history for the changes prior to the current official release can be...

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NowSMS Update – 2011.03.21

An interim update release of the Now SMS & MMS Gateway is currently available at http://www.nowsms.com/download/nowsms20110321.zip. Use the executable file in this ZIP to update an existing NowSMS installation. This document details the update release history since the previous interim update, version 2010.11.04. Release history for the changes prior to the current official release can be...

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Update Patch – 2010.11.26

An update patch release of the Now SMS & MMS Gateway is now available for download at http://www.nowsms.com/download/nowsms20101126.zip.  This ZIP file contains an EXE file that can be used to install the update. This release contains fixes for specific problems encountered by customers.  If you are not experiencing one of the following issues, version 2010.11.04 is recommended as the...

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NowSMS Update Release – 2010.11.04

An interim update release of the Now SMS & MMS Gateway is currently available at http://www.nowsms.com/download/nowsms20101104.zip.  Use the executable file in this ZIP to update an existing NowSMS installation. This document details the update release history since the current official release, version 2010.02.09.  Release history for the changes prior to the current official release can...

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NowSMS Update – Interim Release 2010.05.07

An interim update release of NowSMS is available for download at http://www.nowsms.com/download/nowsmsupdate.zip. The most interesting updated features/capabilities include: Major SMS performance enhancements (and reduced CPU overhead) for configurations with large outbound message queues and/or a large number of outbound SMSC connections. A simpler way to define multiple transmitter, receiver...

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NowSMS Release – 2010.02.09

This document provides release history information for the current release version of the Now SMS & MMS Gateway, which can be downloaded at http://www.nowsms.com/download-free-trial. This document covers changes between the last major 2009 release and version 2010.02.09.  An interim update may be available at the following link:   http://www.nowsms.com/nowsms-update. The release history...

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NowSMS Release – 2009.07.09

This document provides release history information for the current release version of the Now SMS & MMS Gateway, which can be downloaded at http://www.nowsms.com/download-free-trial. This document covers changes between the last major 2008 release and version 2009.07.09.  An interim update may be available at the following link:   http://www.nowsms.com/nowsms-update. The release history...

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NowSMS Release – 2008.02.22

This document provides release history information for the current release version of the Now SMS & MMS Gateway, which can be downloaded at http://www.nowsms.com/download-free-trial. This document covers changes between the last major 2007 release and version 2008.02.22.  An interim update may be available at the following link:   http://www.nowsms.com/nowsms-update. The release history...

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NowSMS Release – 2007.06.27

This document provides release history information for the current release version of the Now SMS & MMS Gateway, which can be downloaded at http://www.nowsms.com/download-free-trial. This document covers changes between the last major 2006 release and version 2007.06.27.  An interim update may be available at the following link:   http://www.nowsms.com/nowsms-update. The release history...

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NowSMS Release – 2006.03.09

The NowSMS 2006 release was a major update over previous releases.   A full release history was available on one of our old web sites, but hardly seems relevant any more.  For the historically minded, here is a link to a newsletter that highlights some of the more major new features/capabilities:...

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