CodeTwo Exchange Rules 2016


Date Published: 18 Oct 2018
Latest Version: 1.11.2.0
Size: 38.5 MB


Supported platforms

Administration Panel:
Windows Server 2016(1) / 2012 R2 / 2012 / 2008 R2 / 2008 / 2003 R2 / 2003
Windows 10(2) / 8.1 / 8 / 7

Support only for 64-bit versions

Exchange Rules Service:
Exchange Server 2016 - with Mailbox role installed

(1) If you can't find the program after the installation, consult this KB article.
(2) If the Administration Panel doesn't work after upgrading to Windows 10 from Windows 7 or 8.1, you need to reinstall the application.



Version History

Version 1.11.2.0
Date: 18 Oct 2018
New: Support for the Transport Layer Security 1.2 (TLS 1.2) protocol.
Version 1.11.1.0
Date: 10 Sep 2018
New: In Exchange 2016 CU8 and newer, images embedded in email signatures were not visible in Outlook on the web (OWA).
Fixed: Minor UI improvements.
Version 1.11.0.0
Date: 23 May 2018
New: A new functionality in the Editor: Insert HTML snippet. It makes it easy to add one-click surveys (customer satisfaction surveys) to email signatures.
New: Enhancements in the Insert hyperlink option: automatic adding of Google, Matomo and Woopra campaign tracking parameters to hyperlinks.
Changed: Minor signature rule improvements and optimizations.
Changed: The Administration Panel is no longer supported on 32-bit machines. You can install it on 64-bit machines only.
Fixed: On rare occasions, the Sent Items Update (SIU) service did not update certain messages.
Version 1.10.2.101
Date: 20 Nov 2017
New: The Restore images removed by iPhone and iPad action. It restores images that were automatically removed from an email when responding from iPhone or iPad devices.
New: The Reply all option was added to the Rules Tester.
Fixed: It was not possible to download large log files via the Administration Panel.
Fixed: The color picker (available in the Editor or when assigning colors to rule categories) did not store defined custom colors.
Fixed: On some occasions, e.g. when opening an email with a non-standard encoding, the RTF source code of the message was displayed when an RTF signature was added.
Fixed: On some occasions, the Message type and Secure message type conditions did not work properly.
Fixed: Occasional delays in sending notifications when the trial version expired or the number of licenses was exceeded.
Fixed: If the keyboard shortcut Alt + S was used, the program submitted all the changes.
Fixed: Minor UI improvements.
Version 1.9.2.1
Date: 27 Feb 2017
Fixed: Improved HTML parsing of message body.
Fixed: Improved AD hierarchy checking mechanism.
Fixed: Optimization of the number of log file entries.
Version 1.9.0.141
Date: 28 Nov 2016
Fixed: Optimized processing of emails with message splitting enabled.
Fixed: The “Matches AD group” condition did not work correctly when configured using a group alias.
Fixed: Emails with a corrupted HTML source were getting their body removed when processed by the software.
Fixed: Code optimization and minor UI changes.
Version 1.8.0.416
Date: 02 Nov 2016
Fixed: Under certain conditions the rules scheduler worked improperly when weekly recurrence was configured.
Fixed: The footer positioning algorithm has been optimized.
Fixed: Users with limited permissions to Active Directory were not able to access some features of the software when access rights were customized.
Changed: Updated EULA.
Version 1.7.2.34
Date: 19 Sep 2016
Fixed: When updating the software installation where only services were present (no Administration Panel), old settings were not properly converted and the updated version run without executing any previously configured rules.
Fixed: In some scenarios Licensing module displayed wrong number of days left in Trial. Only Server Monitor displayed those correctly.
Fixed: Signatures added to some emails without body (e.g. sent from network-enabled scanners) contained question marks instead of special or national characters.
Fixed: In some emails without body (e.g. sent from network-enabled scanners) attachments list was duplicated after processing by the software.
Version 1.7.1.1
Date: 30 Aug 2016
Fixed: Some non-standard emails (e.g. sent from some network scanners) were unexpectedly stripped of attachments when processed by the program.
Fixed: The software installed in some Exchange 2016 environments would not process emails upon updating without manually restarting MS Exchange Transport service.
Version 1.7.0.349
Date 28 Jul 2016
New: A Sender/Recipient matches AD group condition has been added. The condition works with emails sent to or from a given AD group address, and it doesn’t work with emails sent to or from members of this group.
New: Hints on email rule configuration and mail signature editing features have been added.
Fixed: In specific and very large server environments with heavy email traffic some emails did not get an auto-signature due to email processing time outs.
Fixed: Some email signature images displayed as attachments in some email clients, e.g. on iPhone or Thunderbird.
Fixed: If the Scheduler in the Time range feature was set to a weekly or monthly recurrence pattern, and the rule activity time included midnight, the Scheduler did not activate the rules it was associated with. 
Fixed: It was impossible to create a new condition within an existing group of conditions in the Conditions/Exceptions tab.
Fixed: Some keywords defined in the Conditions/Exceptions tab were not removed if they were between some special characters.
Fixed: Some non-standard emails (e.g. sent from some network scanners) were not recognized by the program, and thereby auto-signatures were not appended.
Fixed: Minor bug fixes and code optimization.
Version 1.6.0.1220
Date 17 May 2016
New: Access Rights feature has been rebuilt – it is now role based and allows the administrator to restrict access to Server Monitor, log files, program settings, individual tabs per rule, etc.
New: Saving a currently designed signature to the Template Library is now possible from within the Signature editor.
New: Rules edition auditing feature has been added. It is now possible to track who created and/or modified a rule, and when it happened.
New: Search field has been added to the list of rules.
New: Drag & drop and multi-selection actions are now possible on the list of rules.
New: Rules can now be categorized using colors.
Changed: Option "Create copy of the original message when updating Sent Items" is now switched off by default.
Fixed: Local administrator rights are no longer required to run the Administration Panel.
Fixed: Changes in the body of a new message which wraps secure and digitally signed emails could not be saved.
Fixed: Minor bug fixes and code optimization.
Version 1.5.1.67
Date 01 Dec 2015
New: The first release of the program.
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