Dear Valued Partners,

BioStar 2.8.13 is now available from our website. (Download)

Please check the below and keep using the latest version of BioStar 2.

New Features & Improvements

1. Created the T&A report inquiry API. ([BioStar 2 TA API] How to retrieve REPORT in json format via BioStar 2 TA API)

2. Supports private SSL certificates with a specific passphrase on the T&A server.

3. Changed the TLS default version of the T&A server to 1.2.

4. Updated T&A APIs in Swagger. ([BioStar 2 TA API] How to use and start BioStar 2 TA API)

5. Improved T&A report inquiry performance.

  • Improved T&A report management structure: Improved to archive the punch log table data by month to prevent the system from slowing down caused by accumulated logs.

Bug Fixes 

1. When returning to the individual summary report and edit history report list after checking details of a selected report, the item selection did not work properly in the list. (Affects version: v2.7.10)

2. Punch out rounding setting was not applied to the individual summary report. (Affects version: v2.8.5)

3. T&A synchronization was abnormally interrupted when BioStar 2 was upgraded to v2.8.9 or later under the following conditions. (Affects version: v2.8.9)

  • BioStar 2 v2.8.5 or later
  • Use MS SQL Server database
  • Connect the Wiegand Reader 1 to DM-20

4. When using MS SQL Server database, T&A synchronization was abnormally interrupted if a large number of user data was deleted. (Affects version: v2.8.9)

5. When deleting a user or user group, T&A synchronization was abnormally interrupted because the related data was not completely deleted. (Affects version: v2.8.9)

6. Wiegand devices connected to the DM-20 were not displayed on the Time & Attendance device list. (Affects version: v2.8.9)