How to identify the version number of a GFI Archiver installation including its components


GFI Archiver contains different components. Each of them can have different versions numbers. This article explains which versions belong to each other and how to identify which version is in use. It is generally recommended to run the most up-to-date versions. Certain issues can be fixed by ensuring that you upgrade to the latest version of these components.

The following describes different ways how to determine the version of an installed component :
  1. GFI Archiver server
    • Open the web interface as an administrator and navigate to the Home tab. The version is listed in a widget on this page.
    • Open ..\<InstallationPath>\Core\Data\MArcSettings.xml and search for the tag <ProductBuild>
    • Check the registry keys:
      • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\GFI\MAR*\Build
      • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\GFI\MAR*\Build
  2. Outlook Connector (this is a "per computer" installation)
    • Open Microsoft Outlook, click the Outlook Connector menu item or ribbon and select About
    • Check the registry keys:
      • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\GFI\MAROC\Build
      • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\GFI\MAROC\Build
  3. Archive Assistant (this is a "per user" installation)
    • Open Microsoft Outlook, click the Archive Assistant menu item or ribbon and select About
    • Check the registry keys:
      • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\GFI\MAROutlookAddon\Build
      • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wow6432Node\GFI\MAROutlookAddon\Build
  4. File Archive Assistant (this is a "per user" installation)
    • Right click the File Archive Assistant icon in the system tray and select About
    • Check the registry key:
      • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\GFI\MARFAA\Build
  5. GFI Directory
    • Open the web interface and click on the question mark icon in the top right corner of the screen, the click on About.
    • Check the registry key:
      • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\GFI\Directory\Build
The table lists the different version numbers of the GFI Archiver server and the components bundled with them:
 
Marketing NamePoint ReleaseServerOutlook ConnectorArchive AssistantFile Archive AssistantGFI Directory
GFI Archiver 1212.02015122220151217201512222015122220150903
GFI Archiver 2015 SR111.12015021820150120201502192015021920150203
GFI Archiver 201511.02014111720141030201411212014112120141112
GFI MailArchiver 201410.020140616201406262014062620140626%
GFI MailArchiver 2013 R29.2201311112013091120131112%%
GFI MailArchiver 2013 SR19.1201307232013061120130704%%
GFI MailArchiver 2013 SR19.1201307042013061120130704%%
GFI MailArchiver 20139.0201305102013030720130510%%
GFI MailArchiver 2012 SR28.2201212042012102920121206%%
GFI MailArchiver 2012 SR18.1201209282012092820120928%%
GFI MailArchiver 20128.0201207272012051820120727%%
GFI MailArchiver 2011 R47.42012021520120118%%%
GFI MailArchiver 2011 R37.32011110320110708%%%
GFI MailArchiver 2011 R27.22011070820110708%%%
GFI MailArchiver 2011 SR17.12011041920101116%%%
GFI MailArchiver 20117.02010112020101116%%%