FIX: bug fixed NEF: new feature
Protector2 version 1.0 Released sometime about April 1998
Protector2 version 1.1 (October 1999)
NEF: Quick lock makes it possible to secure your computer even if you don't
have the protection shield installed. FIX: A file could be deleted with NONE
FIX: Some preference settings were not loaded during Windows startup.
Protector2 version 1.2 (January 2000)
NEF: Due more predefined exclusions and changes in protection shield
Protector2 is now running more reliable on Win 98 systems.
NEF: Exclusions have no longer absolute priority against user rights. Instead the higher access right is used.
NEF: Profile Cleaner utility for cleaning system policy restriction for user profiles after uninstalling Protector2.
FIX: User rights were not enforced for long file paths when short name version was used.
Protector2 version 1.3 (March 2000)
NEF: Special rights Disable, Enable and For All users are more flexible than
NEF: More system policy settings in Protector2 NEF: Aceess denied log file records now contain user name and time
NEF: Protector2 login available.
NEF: Hide Cancel button from Windows login dialog.
NEF: Users login and logout times can be logged into file.
NEF: Protector2 can display “access denied” message defined by administrator. NEF: User rights can be exported to a file and imported back
Protector2 version 1.4 (September 2000)
NEF: Tree Editor for easy editing user rights.
NEF: SuperUser flag which turns off the protection for this user.
NEF: Anti-virus monitor helps to protect your computer from computer viruses.
NEF: Improved install and uninstall program.
FIX: Network Neighborhood was not hidden. FIX: Bug in deleting user accounts.
Protector2 version 2.0 (February 2001)
NEF: Protector2 logon is now fully integrated with system or network logon.
NEF: New user account wizard helps set basics rights and restrictions according to selected user group. NEF: More options for restricting access to system settings.
NEF: Logon time for users can be limited. NEF: All special rights (exclusions) can be customised for each user. NEF: Comfortable user rights editor includes rights to files. NEF: Contents of folder with NO rights cannot be viewed (openned).
NEF: Users can be allowed to change their Protector2 passwords.
NEF: Users can be allowed to lock desktop.
Protector2 version 2.1 (April 2001)
NEF: Protector2 can now be used on Windows Millennium edition.
NEF: Many items in Control panels can be hidden or disabled. NEF: Protector2 can now display list of users in the logon dialog box.
NEF: Improved login time limitations: x minutes per day, from x o’clock, to x o’clock.
NEF: Documents and Recycle bin icons can now be hidden and Active desktop can be disabled.
NEF: Improved user interface.
Protector2 version 2.2 (October 2001)
NEF: Running programs can be restricted for users.
NEF: Settings and user accounts can be exported / imported from files.
NEF: New user can be created as a copy of existing user.
NEF: Improved user interface. + Other minor improvements and fixed bugs.
Protector2 version 2.3 (January 2002)
NEF: New user interface design for easier and more comfortable work.
NEF: Security tab in folder and file properties in Windows Explorer.
NEF: New user right “Create, but not delete”. + Other minor improvements and fixed bugs.
Protector2 version 2.4 (December 2002)
NEF: Access to the Internet can be restricted.
NEF: Number of logons for user can be limited on daily basis.