Network monitoring app that can perform scans to discover connected devices

Network Radar for Mac

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Download Network Radar 2.10

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What's new in this version:

Network Radar 2.10
New:
- The interface has been updated to match the new design of macOS 11 Big Sur
- Empty Networks can now be removed in the Network section
- Network Radar now uses the open source service of ipify.org to determine the public IP address
- The minimum OS has been increased to macOS 10.15
- The system images and model IDs have been cleaned up by removing similar models
- The vendor and device database has been updated

Fix:
- For some users the app did crash while launching
- Sometimes the public IP address of a network did not update automatically
- The host image menu responded slowly on some Macs
- The app could crash after activating a license
- The app could crash after launch on some Macs


Network Radar 2.9.2
- Minor bugfixes and improvements


Network Radar 2.9.1
Fixed:
- App did crash when launching on macOS 10.11
- When searching by certain characters the app could crash
- In some cases sorting the logs led to a crash


Network Radar 2.9
New:
- A new option has been added to the Scan settings to change the way Hosts are identified (MAC address or IP address or IP address only)
- The Network section now displays a network’s last known public IP address
- The Response time for is now logged in the Port Scanner section
- More IoT / Smart Home Host images have been added to the library
- There is a new view option to show the status indicators with a shape to distinguish them more easily
- There is a new view option to switch to a list view with larger rows and Host images
- You can now right click on the Ping graph to export it as an image
- Last activity has been added to PDF export options
- The interface for creating new Custom Scans has been updated with options to adjust the Scan settings

Fix:
- Parts of the sidebar could disappear if running on macOs 10.14 or below
- Sortation by IP address was incorrect
- In rare cases an empty windows was shown
- Refreshing a single host in All Hosts did not work
- Refreshing a single hosts sometime did stop the port scanner too early
- Sometimes the Host list was empty
- The app could become unresponsive when a DNS server timed out
- Crash when running the Ping tool
- Creating a new custom host could crash the app
- Changing PDF export options could crash the app
- Writing logs for too many Hosts at once could crash the app
- Deleting all Hosts could crash the app


Network Radar 2.8.1
New:
- Chinese localisation has been added
- The Host status 'unknown' has been renamed to 'cached'

Fixed:
- Exiting the full screen could lead to a crash
- In some cases sorting the host list by response time did not work as expected
- Sometimes deleting a scan in the sidebar did not work
- Reading a Bonjour service's TXT data could crash the app
- The could crash when updating the state of the export menu


Network Radar 2.8
New:
- You can now use the new Bonjour Browser to search for mDNS services and devices
- mDNS names module has been redone from the scratch for quicker and more reliable lookups
- Added a filter bar to sections that display Hosts from multiple Scans
- Network Radar now speaks French. Thanks Ange Lefrère
- Network Radar now speaks Italian. Thanks Massimiliano Picchi
- Notes and logs can now be hidden (default) in the properties view
- You can now start and stop a Scan from refreshing by clicking the button next to its name in the sidebar
- Error message when sending a test mail have been improved
- Exporting or printing the Host list now keeps the sort order. If search has been used, the list only includes Hosts that have been filtered
- Improved Crash handling by introducing a new crash report window
- ModelID and operating system lookup has been removed as Apple does not share these properties anymore
- The sort order of the host list is now being remembered across launches
- You can now send mail notifications via an unencrypted SMTP connection (only recommended for testing)

Fix:
- The app could crash for users of macOS 10.15 Catalina during a scan or at startup due to an invalid arp cache
- Exporting to CSV did not work as expected when exporting form the All Hosts section
- If the Properties Inspector was visible at startup, the app could crash
- In rare cases some general sections in the sidebar were deletable
- In some cases the list of hosts was empty until switching to another section
- In some cases the response time was displayed higher than it actually was
- Looking up the MAC address in the ARP cache could lead to a crash
- Minor dark mode issues have been removed
- Some users had difficulties setting up the mail settings due to new values not being saved immediately
- Sometimes the host menu wasn’t enabled and shortcuts did not work
- The delete key did not work to delete or remove a Host


Network Radar 2.7.2
- Fixed: The app did crash when there was a problem with the DNS sever


Network Radar 2.7.1
- Minor bugfixes


Network Radar 2.7:
New:
- Hosts can now be pinged via the DNS name instead of the last known IP address which make it easier to track changes outside of the current collision domain
- Placeholders can be used in mail notifications to insert a host's properties
- You can now remove the status menu from the status bar using drag and drop while holding down the command key
- A default watch image rule has been added
- The device database has been updated

Fixed:
- The app’s launch time has been increased
- A database issue that could crash the app has been fixed
- Sometimes the reveal button was hidden


Network Radar 2.6.2
New:
- Added a button to remove custom host images
- Exporting to CSV can now be sorted
- Integrated the LittleSnitch Internet Access Policy
- Updated vendor and device database

Fix:
- Enable/disable menu bar icon did not work after the latest macOS update
- Right clicking on a custom image did not work when using the control key


Network Radar 2.6.1
New:
- The German Localisation has been improved.
- The license GUI has been improved. (Website Version only)
- The devices database has been updated.

Fixed:
- For some Networks the Subnet Mask and the Broadcast IP was exchanged.
- The app did crash with certain services that do not have a description.


Network Radar 2.6
New:
- New Network section with all Networks and its Scans
- New Services section that gives you an overview of all Services found and its Hosts
- A short description has been added to every Service
- More Log messages have been added for new Hosts. I.e. it is now being logged if the Host has been found in the ARP or DNS cache
- Options have been added to chose what is being displayed in the last row of prints and exported PDFs
- Prints and exported PDFs now include the response time of each Host
- Subnet Mask column has been added to the Networks list
- The average response time of all Hosts of a Scan has been added to the Scans info
- You can now see the log messages of all Hosts of a Scan in the Scan info
- You can now stop a Scan from refreshing by clicking the X button next to its name in the sidebar
- A refresh of a Scan in monitoring mode can now be stopped without stopping the monitoring
- From now on the timeout you set in the preferences is the default value used by every Scan unless you change the timeout in the Scan's settings
- Minor interface improvements for macOS Mojave's Dark Mode
- More and improved help text here and there
- Some new image rules have been added
- The sort order of interfaces for new Custom Scans has been improved
- The status type ‚uncertain‘ has been renamed to ‚unknown‘
- You can no longer update your database form network Radar version 1.x to the new database type in version 2.x

Fixed:
- Some users were unable to choose a custom host image or add new ones
- The app could crash when selecting a custom host image
- 'Services' was missing in the CSV export options
- Although a Scan was deleted, its Hosts could still appear in Smart Folders and the All Hosts section until the app was restarted
- In some cases the ping interval was ignored and the progress indicator was wrong
- Refreshing a single Host did not always work via the File menu
- Refreshing a single Host did not work outside of its Scan
- Some Hosts appeared twice in the list
- Some properties were cut off in the CSV export window
- Some rules that checked the status of a Host did not work in the German localisation
- Switching between different sections could crash the app for some users
- The Quick Scan button did not work with certain types of VPN
- The value of the the end or start IP of a Custom Scan was not validated and could result in Scans that would not refresh
- There were some GUI issues in the Smart Folder edit window


Network Radar 2.5.2
- New: Icons from Network Radar for iOS have been added to the image collection
- New: The readability in Dark Mode has been improved
- New: You can now send a test mail using the SMTP settings in the Rules preferences and get more detailed error messages
- Fix: Some users were unable to change the attached Network of a Custom Scan
- Fix: The app could crash in when selecting certain types of Hosts


Network Radar 2.5.1
- New: Network Radar is now ready for macOS 10.14 Mojave, including dark mode support
- New: Improved Network Scan name when using something else than a wi-fi connection
- New: As always the vendor and MAC database has been updated
- Fix: Pinging a Host did not work when its Scan was currently being refreshed
- Fix: Sometimes the app did crash when setting an image by the user or automatically in the background

Network Radar 2.5
- New: Network Radar is now ready for macOS 10.14 Mojave, including dark mode support
- New: Improved Network Scan name when using something else than a wi-fi connection
- New: As always the vendor and MAC database has been updated
- Fix: Sometimes the app did crash when setting an image by the user or automatically in the background

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