ACTIVEXPERTS SMS MESSAGING SERVER 2018 RELEASE NOTES
(Release date: July 1 2018)

  Introduction
  What has changed in ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server 2018
  Installation and upgrade



INTRODUCTION

ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server 2018 is the latest version of the ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server product.
The mission of the product is to provide companies with a fast and reliable framework to send, receive and process SMS- and email messages.
The product runs as a service on Windows 2016/2012(R2)/2008R2/10/8/7 platforms.




WHAT HAS CHANGED IN ACTIVEXPERTS SMS MESSAGING SERVER 2018


- SMPP Server/Gateway -
- Scripting -
- GUI -
- Bulk Wizard -
- Configuration -
- Database Support -

INSTALLATION AND UPGRADE


Installation

To learn more about installing the product for the first time, please read the manual.

Upgrade from SMS Messaging Server 2016R2

Upgrade from ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server 2016R2 to ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server 2018 in the following way:
  1. Make a backup of your production server;
  2. Uninstall ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server 2016R2. Use the 'Add/Remove Programs' application in the Control Panel to start the Uninstall procedure;
  3. Download the ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server 2018 Installation file from the ActiveXperts Software web site: www.activexperts.com/download/
  4. Start the Installation. The installation wizard will guide you through the steps of the installation;
  5. The SMS Messaging Server configuration wizard will suggest your message database as the server database;
  6. Select your message database to automatically upgrade and keep your existing messages;
  7. The SMS Messaging Server Manager application will detect the old SMS Messaging Server 2016R2 configuration and suggest an import;
  8. Follow the steps in the import wizard.

Notes before upgrading