Version 2015 R4.1: Fixed platform check on Xamarin mobile platforms

This release fixes an issue with platform check routine in 2015 R4 that stopped working correctly with the latest Xamarin Studio update. Due to this issue, Xamarin.Android was detected as Xamarin.iOS, causing a failure. If you are not targeting Xamarin.Android or Xamarin.iOS, you don't have to…

Version 2015 R4: Support for Windows 10, .NET 4.6 and Visual Studio 2015

This release of Rebex components adds official support for Windows 10, .NET Framework 4.6 and Visual Studio 2015, but it also brings lot of other useful features: Multi-core compression in Rebex ZIP Rebex ZIP can now take advantage of multi-core systems and uses multiple threads to speed-up compression on…

Processing Outlook .MSG messages

Rebex MailMessage class was originally designed to work with e-mail messages in MIME format - this format is used by almost all Internet email transmitted via SMTP. However, MIME is far from being the only e-mail message format in existence. Microsoft's legacy winmail.dat format (actually called TNEF) has been…

System.Security.Cryptography for Windows Store and Windows Phone? Yes!

When .NET Framework was released in early 2002, it introduced System.Security.Cryptography namespace that provides a set of cryptographic objects for common algorithms such as RSA, DSA, SHA-1, MD5, 3DES, Rijndael (which later became AES), and more. Although this API is not very pretty (and breaks .NET's own capitalization…

Version 2015 R3.1: File Server compatibility fixes

This release fixes two issues in Rebex File Server and disables "arcfour" cipher in our SSH implemention. Otherwise, there are no changes. If you don't use Rebex File Server or any of our SSH-based components, there is no need to upgrade. File Server fixes Last week, we released Rebex File…