CodeTwo Out of Office Manager

Date Published: 16 Jan 2019
Latest Version:
Size: 41.3 MB

Supported platforms

Windows Server 2016(1) / 2012 R2 / 2012 / 2008 R2 / 2008
Windows 10(2) / 8.1 / 8 / 7 / Vista
Small Business Server 2011

Exchange Server 2016 / 2013 / 2010
Office 365

Support for 32-bit and 64-bit versions

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

Windows Server 2012 Certified

Version history

Date16 Jan 2019
Changed:Updated the digital signature certificate.
Date11 Oct 2018
New:Support for the Transport Layer Security 1.2 (TLS 1.2) protocol.
Date22 Nov 2017
New:The program is now available for free.
Date30 Mar 2017
Fixed:The program did not correctly read the frequency of resetting the out of office senders list, which caused the Out of Office messages to be sent less frequently than defined in the Autoreply settings.
Fixed:During installation, there were occasional problems with granting users without local admin rights permissions to use the program.
Date14 Dec 2016
New:The program does not require local administrator rights to start.
Date21 Oct 2014
New:The program can be configured to send multiple auto replies to the same sender.
Fixed:While trying to add a new Out of Office record after all available licenses have already been used, the program displays notification informing about exceeding the number of available licenses.
Fixed:The number of Active Directory users displayed within the Administration Panel depended on the number of available licenses.
Fixed:By default, after adding a new Out of Office record, the program enabled the Auto-reply to people outside my organization option.
Fixed:The mechanism responsible for displaying users in the Administration Panel that have the same Display name has been improved. In the previous versions of the program, such users’ cells were merged.
Date29 Jul 2014
New:Placeholders defined within auto-replies are converted to the actual values found in AD while previewing the selected items
New:Additional option to define the Duration of the recurring auto-replies.
Fixed:Edition of items created by users using OWA and Microsoft Outlook within the Administration Panel of the program.
Fixed:Restoring items created by users directly in their mail clients that were overwritten by items created in the program.
Fixed:The {Fax} placeholder used for Office 365 users was not correctly resolved by the program.
Fixed:Optimization of the mechanism responsible for distinguishing items created by users in their mail clients from items created within the program.
Fixed:The Submit button used to be activated although no changes were introduced within the program.
Date06 Feb 2014
Fixed:Problem with setting a recurring item that started one day and ended the following day.
Date20 Dec 2013
New:All day entry option. A brand new Out of Office entry is set to be all day event by default.
Fixed:Problem with installing the previous version of the program on the computer equipped with Windows XP.
Date18 Nov 2013
New:Target Server Connection Wizard.
New:Support for .NET Framework 4.0.
New:Recurring Out of Office messages.
New:Support for Small Business Server 2011.
New:An expandable icon visible next to users loaded in the users’ calendar list showing the source server connection status.
New:Highlighting the owner and the column header for the chosen item in the admins’ calendar.
Fixed:Optimization of the mechanism automatically setting the impersonation rights on user’s mailboxes while connecting to the server.
Fixed:Improvement and clarification of notifications within the program.
Fixed:Improvement of the Filter option.
Fixed:Improvement of the Go to date option.
Fixed:Improvement of the Out of Office items’ display range in the admins’ calendar.
Fixed:Improvement of the Out of Office item editor.
Fixed:Improvement of the program’s GUI.
Fixed:In some cases the program didn’t display items (previously created on another machine) on a new instance of the program installed on a different computer.
Fixed:The current date wasn’t displayed in the central point of the Administration Panel.
Fixed:In some cases the Out of Office messages remained active after deletion.
Fixed:In specific situations original Out of Office messages overwritten by newly created items were not restored on the server once the new items expired.
Fixed:Minor bug fixes and code optimization.
Date21 Jun 2013
Fixed:The attempt to list Active Directory users with the same first and last name removed the rest of available users from the Administration Panel and caused the program’s malfunction.
Fixed:Code optimization.
Date22 Mar 2013
New:This is the first release of the program.