Release Notes for ThinKiosk 7.1

Release Notes for ThinKiosk 7.1

Written by Giuseppe

Last published at: February 28th, 2022

ThinKiosk 7.1 is a cumulative update and contains all updates previously released for ThinKiosk

This release welcomes some improvements under the hood, alongside general bug fixes that will make your ThinKiosk experience so much slicker.

Version Number
General Availability (GA) Date
Installer File Name
27 October 2021
13 October 2021
07 October 2021
06 September 2021
28 July 2021

New in this release: 7.1.92


- Fixed an issue with the Screen Lock displaying a white screen after an unlock when an Azure Auth Provider was utilised

New in this release: 7.1.90


- Fixed an issue with the connector not sending the username in UPN format when using a NetScaler

New in this release: 7.1.89


- Added Support for Windows 11

- Added new SHA rule in AEP

  • The new SHA Rule is by far the most secure rule AEP can have enabled. However, unlike the certificate thumbprint rule for example that doesn't change when an application is updated, the SHA does. So every time a new update of the application is performed a new SHA must be added to the ruleset.

- Improved Map Drive Functionality while using a UNC PAth with %username%

- Fixed an issue with SEP

- Fixed an issue with AP when rules were set to Repeat

New in this release: 7.1.72


- Added Support for Windows Store App

  • Option 1

windowsStoreApp PackageFamilyName + ! APPID

Please visit this article to retrieve the familyName

The APPID can be found in the App Manifest

You may need to modify the permission level on the WindowsApps folder in order to access it

  • Option 2

shell:appsFolder will be always the same

- Added new Screen Lock Functionality

- Added a Restart right-click menu context while using a Citrix desktop

- Fixed an issue with selecting DPI scaling

- Fixed an issue while connecting with the native Windows 10 VPN

- Fixed an issue while unlocking a Temporary Storage

- Fixed an issue where the REG_MULTI_SZ button was not enabled

- Fixed an issue while applying exclusion policies

New in this release: 7.1.36


- Added Support for Dual Persona and Temporary Storage for Windows Home Edition. 

- Added the option to Show Audio Device Selection inside the TK Ribbon Bar

- Added the Calendar in the Systray when the Date is clicked

- Added a new "Map Network Drive" option inside the Local Applications Tab

- Added WebSite shortcut as an icon inside the TK Desktop and Application List

- Added "Windows License Check" in Access Policies

- Added a new Proxy Server Settings Tab in the Profile

- Added a new Privacy Settings Tab in the Profile

  • Please see this article for more info   (PDF of the doc)

- Added a new Parent/ Child Rule inside AEP Engine

- Added Drag and Drop across all the lists in the Profile Editor ( including local application, wites and AEP Engine)

- Added Copy and Paste functionality across the entire Profile Editor

- Added Support for Flash Notification on the KioskBar

- Added Support for Reg BInary inside Additional Registry Values Tab

- Fixed an issue with the browser locale showing a webpage in the wrong language

- Fixed an issue with the Magic Filter failing to initialise at log on if the machine service was too quick to start 

                                                                                                                                                Credit: Christian 

- Improved Logs retrieval from the console which now includes TSTService and KioskBar.log

Trial Download

To download a trial of the latest release click here.

For the 6.2.91 version please  click here