About this release

This document contains important information about the current release. We recommend that you read the whole document.

This release includes:

  • Solidcore client 8.1.0-179
  • Solidcore extension 8.1.0-129
Important: Solidcore client build 179 is signed by Microsoft which is the only difference with build 169. This signed driver is required for certain Microsoft Windows versions. We recommend that you install build 179 regardless of the Windows version you have.

Supported platforms

This release is available on Microsoft Windows 8 and subsequent platforms including Windows Server 2016 RTM. This release supports Windows 10 April 2018 Update (version 1803). This release is unavailable on Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows 7, and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 platforms.

McAfee ePO versions

This release supports McAfee® ePolicy Orchestrator® (McAfee® ePO™) 5.3.0-5.3.3, 5.9.0, and 5.9.1.

McAfee Agent versions

This release supports McAfee Agent 5.0.3 and later.

Upgrade support

This release supports upgrading from:

  • Application Control extension 6.2.x, 7.0.x, and 8.0.x.
  • Application Control client 7.0.x and 8.0.x.
Important: If you are upgrading from an earlier version, uninstall it to upgrade to 8.1.0.