What's New

New software versioning policy

Monday, 18 April 2016

We are about to release a new version of Simple DNS Plus, which brought up the question about what version number to assign to this. Up to now, we have assigned each new software release a version number based on how significant we felt that the upgrade was relative to previous releases. Simple D...


New Simple DNS Plus plug-in "Alias Zones" released

Friday, 18 March 2016

With this plug-in, you can make Simple DNS Plus provide DNS records for one or more "virtual" zones by cloning records from another zone (local or remote). This is an easy way to host many domain names that have the exact same records (except for their zone names). For more details on this plug-i...


Simple DNS Plus v. 5.3 build 104 released

Monday, 22 February 2016

Simple DNS Plus v. 5.3 build 104 is now available at http://simpledns.com/download.aspx . This release includes the following bug fixes: Fixed: Program crash if HTTP API client closed connection prematurely. Fixed: The DNS request object provided to plug-in methods did not have the QNameIP proper...


Simple DNS Plus v. 5.3 build 102 released

Monday, 23 November 2015

Simple DNS Plus v. 5.3 build 102 is now available at http://simpledns.com/download.aspx . This release includes the following update and bug fixes: Update: Changed default SOA expire value to 14 days (was 9 days) to follow RFC1912 suggestion. Fixed: Plug-in option "Perform DNS recursion for IP ad...


Simple DNS Plus v. 5.3 build 101 released

Sunday, 01 November 2015

Simple DNS Plus v. 5.3 build 101 is now available at http://www.simpledns.com/download.aspx . This release includes the following addition and bug fixes: Added : Automatic check for Simple DNS Plus software updates (with Options dialog checkbox to disable). Fixed : With the new DNS0X20 option ena...


Simple DNS Plus v. 5.3 released

Tuesday, 27 October 2015

Simple DNS Plus version 5.3 is here! The most requested feature that we have added in v. 5.3 is the new ALIAS-record . These are virtual alias records resolved by Simple DNS Plus at at the time of each request - providing "flattened" (no CNAME-record chain) synthesized records with data from a hi...


Simple DNS Plus "Domain Blacklist" plug-in updated to support IPv6 and now open source at GitHub

Sunday, 18 October 2015

The Domain Blacklist plug-in redirects DNS requests for domain names on a blacklist. For details see http://www.simpledns.com/plugin-domainbl This now also works with requests for IPv6 addresses (AAAA). To use the updated plug-in, shut down Simple DNS Plus, download the "DomBlacklistPlugIn.dll" f...


Source code for 6 more Simple DNS Plus plug-ins now at GitHub

Wednesday, 14 October 2015

We have today published the source code for the following Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 plug-ins: Fixed Host Name plug-in Source code: https://github.com/jhsoftware/sdns-FixedData Fixed IP Address plug-in Source code: https://github.com/jhsoftware/sdns-FixedData Hosts File plug-in Source code: https://g...


Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 build 132 released / Free educational licenses

Tuesday, 13 October 2015

Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 build 132 is now available at http://www.simpledns.com/download.aspx . This release includes the following addition and bug fix: Added: New free educational license type. Details . Fixed: If the Simple DNS Plus main window, the "Edit DNS records" windows, or the "DNS lookup...


Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 build 131 released

Wednesday, 07 October 2015

Simple DNS Plus v. 5.2 build 131 is now available at http://www.simpledns.com/download.aspx. This release includes the following bug fix: - Fixed: Did not always include OPT record in larger response packets to EDNS0 requests. This would cause DNSSEC validation errors with some systems. Generally...


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