Release Notes for Synology Application Service

Synology Application Service provides a framework to enrich features and services of Synology packages, including push notifications and profile settings. With Synology Application Service, coherent configurations can be shared across different packages.

Version: 1.7.3-10596


(2022-04-06)

Important Note

  1. The update is expected to be available in all regions within the next few days. The actual time of release may vary slightly depending on the region.

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed an issue where users could not add Gmail or Outlook email addresses to Synology Drive and Synology Calendar for notification delivery.

Version: 1.7.2-10575


(2022-02-17)

Important Note

  1. The update is expected to be available in all regions within the next few days. The actual time of release may vary slightly depending on the region.

Compatibility and Installation

  1. Updated to be compatible with DSM 7.1 Beta.

Version: 1.7.1-10544


(2021-06-01)

Compatibility and Installation

  1. Updated to be compatible with DSM 7.0.

Version: 1.7.0-0459


(2020-03-17)

Important Note

  1. The update is expected to be available in all regions within the next few days. The actual time of release may vary slightly depending on the region.

Compatibility & Installation

  1. Updated to Node.js v12.

What's New

  1. Accelerated the processing of a large number of push notifications in a short time.

Bug fixed

  1. Fixed the issue where certain services might not work after an abnormal system shutdown.
  2. Fixed the issue where certain Firefox extensions might not be paired properly.

Version: 1.6.2-0431


(2019-10-15)

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed the issue where backing up via Hyper Backup might not work properly if the account name contains non-ASCII characters.

Version: 1.6.1-0424


(2019-09-09)

Fixed Issues

  1. Adjusted the notification mechanism to comply with the latest Gmail API.
  2. Minor bug fixes.

Version: 1.6.0-0416


(2019-07-09)
  1. Synology Application Service 1.6.0 can be installed only on Synology NAS running DSM 6.1 and above.

  2. Enhanced push notification service.

  3. Minor bug fixes.

Version: 1.5.4-0320


(2018-07-30)
  1. Fixed multiple security vulnerabilities (Synology-SA-18:40).

Version: 1.5.3-0319


(2018-06-28)
  1. Thai user interface is now available.
  2. Fixed an issue where sending shared file links via emails in Synology Drive might fail.
  3. Minor bug fixes.

Version: 1.5.2-0316


(2018-05-23)
  1. Updated Synology's terms and conditions for EU data privacy compliance.
  2. Fixed an issue where opening Synology Moments might fail due to the profile check mechanism in Synology Application Service. 
  3. Minor bug fixes.    

Version: 1.5.1-0312


(2018-01-08)
  1. Fixed an issue where Synology Application Service package might fail to operate after DSM is migrated.
  2. Minor bug fixes.

Version: 1.5.0-0309


(2017-12-14)
  1. Supports creating a bot for Synology Calendar on Chat to receive event invitations and notifications (Calendar and Chat need to be installed on the same Synology NAS).
  2. Enhanced App Launcher to fully support all the login methods provided by Application Portal.
  3. Minor bug fixes.

Version: 1.4.2-0208


(2017-10-05)
  1. Supports displaying information regarding the currently used browsers in paired device list.
  2. Fixed an issue where Synology Application Service might not work on DSM 6.0.3.
  3. Fixed an issue where Synology Office might not appear in App Launcher.
  4. Fixed an issue where push notifications might not show up after login accounts were changed on the same device.
  5. Fixed an issue where time zone value might be erased after Hyper Backup restored Synology Application Service.

Version: 1.4.1-0163


(2017-07-26)
  1. Supports automatic synchronization of users’ email addresses on DSM or LDAP/domain system.
  2. Enhanced the usability for registering Chat’s guest accounts on mobile devices.
  3. Fixed an issue where notifications may still be sent to Chat users who have been disabled.
  4. Fixed an issue where notifications still remained even though Calendar and its database have been respectively uninstalled and removed.
  5. Fixed specific display errors on user interface.
  6. Minor bug fixes.  

Version: 1.4.0-0123


(2017-05-31)
  1. Supports creating guest accounts for external users in Chat.
  2. Encrypts Chat messages before sending them to third-party push notification servers.
  3. Fixed an issue where Synology Application Service could not run on certain Synology NAS models.
  4. Fixed an issue where long push notifications might not display properly.
  5. Fixed an issue where editing the profile in Chat might fail when a user logged in with a username already taken by a deleted LDAP account.
  6. Fixed an issue where restoring Chat backup data with Hyper Backup on DSM 6.1 might cause Chat profile pictures to be lost.
  7. Minor bug fixes.

Version: 1.3.3-0062


(2017-01-10)
  1. Fixed a security vulnerability regarding PHPMailer: CVE-2016-10033.
  2. Supports profile photos in PNG format.
  3. Minor bug fixes.

Version: 1.3.2-0054


(2016-11-24)

Compatibility and Installation

  1. Synology Application Service 1.3.2 can be installed only on Synology NAS running DSM 6.0.2 and above.

Fixed Issues

  1. Fixed an issue where packages will not appear in App Launcher when logging in via customized alias.
  2. Fixed an issue where the email addresses in Control Panel > Users may fail to synchronize with Synology Application Service.
  3. Fixed an issue where Calendar invitations may fail to be delivered after the LDAP username is renamed.

Version: 1.3.0-0049


(2016-10-27)

  • Fixed an issue where Apparmor may trigger error messages.

    Version: 1.3.0-0048


    (2016-10-12)

    Compatibility and Installation

    1. Synology Application Service 1.3.0 can only be installed on Synology products running DSM 6.0.2 and onward.

    What’s new

    1. Supports App Launcher in Chat, Calendar, MailPlus and Office for launching packages without navigating to DSM.
    2. Supports Hyper Backup for backing up user profiles and settings.
    3. Supports browser push notifications on Chrome and Safari.

    Version: 1.1.1-0032


    (2016-08-26)

    Fixed Issues

    1. Fixed an issue where Synology Application Service cannot be uninstalled from Package Center.
    2. Fixed a compatibility issue with Download Station.

    Version: 1.1.0-0030


    (2016-08-18)

    Improvement

    1. Enhanced the notification processing performance.

    Fixed Issue

    1. Fixed an issue where MailPlus notifications might fail when a large amount of emails are sent at the same time.

    Version: 1.0.0-0022


    (2016-06-30)

    What's New

    1. Newly released to support push notification on MailPlus mobile.
  • Version: 1.7.3-10596


    (2022-04-06)

    Important Note

    1. The update is expected to be available in all regions within the next few days. The actual time of release may vary slightly depending on the region.

    Fixed Issues

    1. Fixed an issue where users could not add Gmail or Outlook email addresses to Synology Drive and Synology Calendar for notification delivery.

    Version: 1.7.2-10575


    (2022-02-17)

    Important Note

    1. The update is expected to be available in all regions within the next few days. The actual time of release may vary slightly depending on the region.

    Compatibility and Installation

    1. Updated to be compatible with DSM 7.1 Beta.

    Version: 1.7.1-10544


    (2021-06-01)

    Compatibility and Installation

    1. Updated to be compatible with DSM 7.0.

    Version: 1.7.0-0459


    (2020-03-17)

    Important Note

    1. The update is expected to be available in all regions within the next few days. The actual time of release may vary slightly depending on the region.

    Compatibility & Installation

    1. Updated to Node.js v12.

    What's New

    1. Accelerated the processing of a large number of push notifications in a short time.

    Bug fixed

    1. Fixed the issue where certain services might not work after an abnormal system shutdown.
    2. Fixed the issue where certain Firefox extensions might not be paired properly.

    Version: 1.6.2-0431


    (2019-10-15)

    Fixed Issues

    1. Fixed the issue where backing up via Hyper Backup might not work properly if the account name contains non-ASCII characters.

    Version: 1.6.1-0424


    (2019-09-09)

    Fixed Issues

    1. Adjusted the notification mechanism to comply with the latest Gmail API.
    2. Minor bug fixes.

    Version: 1.6.0-0416


    (2019-07-09)
    1. Synology Application Service 1.6.0 can be installed only on Synology NAS running DSM 6.1 and above.

    2. Enhanced push notification service.

    3. Minor bug fixes.

    Version: 1.5.4-0320


    (2018-07-30)
    1. Fixed multiple security vulnerabilities (Synology-SA-18:40).

    Version: 1.5.3-0319


    (2018-06-28)
    1. Thai user interface is now available.
    2. Fixed an issue where sending shared file links via emails in Synology Drive might fail.
    3. Minor bug fixes.

    Version: 1.5.2-0316


    (2018-05-23)
    1. Updated Synology's terms and conditions for EU data privacy compliance.
    2. Fixed an issue where opening Synology Moments might fail due to the profile check mechanism in Synology Application Service. 
    3. Minor bug fixes.    

    Version: 1.5.1-0312


    (2018-01-08)
    1. Fixed an issue where Synology Application Service package might fail to operate after DSM is migrated.
    2. Minor bug fixes.

    Version: 1.5.0-0309


    (2017-12-14)
    1. Supports creating a bot for Synology Calendar on Chat to receive event invitations and notifications (Calendar and Chat need to be installed on the same Synology NAS).
    2. Enhanced App Launcher to fully support all the login methods provided by Application Portal.
    3. Minor bug fixes.

    Version: 1.4.2-0208


    (2017-10-05)
    1. Supports displaying information regarding the currently used browsers in paired device list.
    2. Fixed an issue where Synology Application Service might not work on DSM 6.0.3.
    3. Fixed an issue where Synology Office might not appear in App Launcher.
    4. Fixed an issue where push notifications might not show up after login accounts were changed on the same device.
    5. Fixed an issue where time zone value might be erased after Hyper Backup restored Synology Application Service.

    Version: 1.4.1-0163


    (2017-07-26)
    1. Supports automatic synchronization of users’ email addresses on DSM or LDAP/domain system.
    2. Enhanced the usability for registering Chat’s guest accounts on mobile devices.
    3. Fixed an issue where notifications may still be sent to Chat users who have been disabled.
    4. Fixed an issue where notifications still remained even though Calendar and its database have been respectively uninstalled and removed.
    5. Fixed specific display errors on user interface.
    6. Minor bug fixes.  

    Version: 1.4.0-0123


    (2017-05-31)
    1. Supports creating guest accounts for external users in Chat.
    2. Encrypts Chat messages before sending them to third-party push notification servers.
    3. Fixed an issue where Synology Application Service could not run on certain Synology NAS models.
    4. Fixed an issue where long push notifications might not display properly.
    5. Fixed an issue where editing the profile in Chat might fail when a user logged in with a username already taken by a deleted LDAP account.
    6. Fixed an issue where restoring Chat backup data with Hyper Backup on DSM 6.1 might cause Chat profile pictures to be lost.
    7. Minor bug fixes.

    Version: 1.3.3-0062


    (2017-01-10)
    1. Fixed a security vulnerability regarding PHPMailer: CVE-2016-10033.
    2. Supports profile photos in PNG format.
    3. Minor bug fixes.

    Version: 1.3.2-0054


    (2016-11-24)

    Compatibility and Installation

    1. Synology Application Service 1.3.2 can be installed only on Synology NAS running DSM 6.0.2 and above.

    Fixed Issues

    1. Fixed an issue where packages will not appear in App Launcher when logging in via customized alias.
    2. Fixed an issue where the email addresses in Control Panel > Users may fail to synchronize with Synology Application Service.
    3. Fixed an issue where Calendar invitations may fail to be delivered after the LDAP username is renamed.

    Version: 1.3.0-0049


    (2016-10-27)

  • Fixed an issue where Apparmor may trigger error messages.

    Version: 1.3.0-0048


    (2016-10-12)

    Compatibility and Installation

    1. Synology Application Service 1.3.0 can only be installed on Synology products running DSM 6.0.2 and onward.

    What’s new

    1. Supports App Launcher in Chat, Calendar, MailPlus and Office for launching packages without navigating to DSM.
    2. Supports Hyper Backup for backing up user profiles and settings.
    3. Supports browser push notifications on Chrome and Safari.

    Version: 1.1.1-0032


    (2016-08-26)

    Fixed Issues

    1. Fixed an issue where Synology Application Service cannot be uninstalled from Package Center.
    2. Fixed a compatibility issue with Download Station.

    Version: 1.1.0-0030


    (2016-08-18)

    Improvement

    1. Enhanced the notification processing performance.

    Fixed Issue

    1. Fixed an issue where MailPlus notifications might fail when a large amount of emails are sent at the same time.

    Version: 1.0.0-0022


    (2016-06-30)

    What's New

    1. Newly released to support push notification on MailPlus mobile.