Finder 6.1.x Release Notes

Software Requirements

Supported Operating Systems

  • Windows Vista - 32 and 64 bits
  • Windows 7 - 32 and 64 bits
  • Windows 8 and 8.1 - 32 and 64 bits
  • Windows 10 - 32 and 64 bits

Nexthink Dependency Matrix

Starting from Nexthink V6, the Finder connects to the Portal upon sign-in. The Finder version is then validated by the Portal, which also provides the Finder with the list of available instances of Engines to connect to.

  Portal 6.1 | Engine 6.1 Portal 6.0 | Engine 6.0 Engine 5.3
Finder 6.1 OK Not OK Not OK
Finder 6.0 Not OK OK Not OK
Finder 5.3 Not OK Not OK OK

Investigations, one-clicks, and alerts can be exported from the Finder to be used in the Portal. Starting from V6, the Portal checks the compatibility of the connected components.

Known Limitations


  • [Support - 2231] [FND-2761] - Web API investigations do not support between modifiers in their time frame. The between modifier is ignored when executing a Web API investigation.


  • Unsupported AD Login through digest proxy.


New Features

  • New Data Privacy anonymization level: anonymous users and devices.
  • Configurable maximum number of metrics: the Finder limits the number of metrics according to the configuration settings.
  • Imported Service with invalid category or with its invalid key displays proper .
  • Enhanced aggregate conditions guiding for Metrics.
  • Support of new aggregate successful HTTP request ratio for activity metrics.
  • Enhanced loading time of Finder.
  • Enhanced Search feedback appearance.

Fixed Issues

Customer Issues

  • [Support 10355] - Time in services delayed with respect to user's time zone.
  • [Support 10439] - Ignoring the between condition in the selected time frame for the Local, Network, and Web activity views.
  • [Support 10760] - Repeated display of the same platform icon in the List view.

Internal Issues

  • Authentication failure to support only TLSv1.1 and TLSv1.2.
  • Smart search does not return Investigations.
  • Valid values of Group by are not filtered for metrics.
  • Drill-down investigation is not consistent for print jobs on User view.
  • No indication of invalid values for imported Service.
  • Improper size of package importing dialog.
  • Missing default fields for User View drill-downs.
  • No connection for matching session and password remembered.
  • No one-clicks, when launched through NXT-protocol (user and device view).
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