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Version 2018 – build 6.0.2 – Release notes

Release date: January 1, 2020

The Auron SMS Server 2018 is a rebranding of the ActiveXperts SMS Server 2018. It is completely API compatible.


  • Update branding, manual, weblinks etc. according to transfer from ActiveXperts to Auron Software
  • Improve robustness for COM based GSM connection with some GSM modems (e.g. EHS6)
  • Add DPI Awareness
  • Improvements to crash handler
  • Installer now makes data directory writable for users group.
  • Upgrade .Net version for .Net samples to 4.6
  • Upgrade to Auron SMS Component version 6.5.2
  • Upgrade to Auron Email Component version 5.0.2


The Auron SMS Server is API compatible with the ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server; No changes are required. However, to use the Auron SMS Server with your existing software it is required to recompile your software.

The SMS Server will require a new license key for existing users. If you are an existing user of the ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server with a valid maintenance license please contact us to request your new license key.

Installation and upgrade

To install for the first time download the installer here and follow the instructions in the installation wizard.

To upgrade from the ActiveXperts SMS Messaging Server please follow the steps outlined in this upgrade guide