The Bat! 8.2.4
The Bat! mail client has a lot of vital benefits and useful features that make your email experience simple and convenient. It was build to protect your correspondence against third-parties.
Protection of privacy
The Bat!’s characteristic feature is the most widespread support of authentication protocols and of encryption while working with mail servers. You will have the option to keep all information encrypted on your disk and to protect emails during communication using end-to-end encryption (E2EE). It can also work without email providers on a global scale that keep messages in the cloud, a platform where they would be stolen. By keeping your emails on your computer The Bat! keeps them safe and private.
The other side of safety is protection against malicious codes. The Bat! benefits of its own HTML viewing mechanism – Robin HTML Viewer, as well as of its own image viewing module. Malicious code and tracking pixels that spread via email are also blocked by The Bat! An efficient way to protect against email hacking.
The Bat! is certified for Windows 10 but can also be installed on previous versions. Ritlabs say there is no minimum requirements for memory size or CPU speed. It will run on any Windows PC desktop and tablet platform. It was the first email client to be Certified for Windows Vista by Microsoft Corporation, guaranteeing the highest level of compatibility between Vista and The Bat! mechanisms.
The Bottom Line
Overall The Bat! provides the perfect example of a multiple email account manager. It can allow you to promptly and efficiently access all of your email accounts in one place. Moreover The Bat! is a secure, robust and dependable programme, taking on very large message bases with a small memory footprint. This, Ritlabs say, makes The Bat! “the best mail” app for Windows.
Improved speed of the IDEA encryption algorithm.
Improved speed of the RC4 encryption algorithm.
Libiconv version updated to version 1.15. Added ISO-2022-JP-MS converter. Updated the CP1255 converter to map one more character.
Improved speed of the UTF-8 encoder and decoder.
Some internal optimizations in the interface element dynamic layouts.
Scrolling in address book moves selection bar instead of address list.
CardDAV-Synchronization transfers Home Location Street address correctly, but deletes it afterwards (tested with mailbox.org).
The Bat! v7.4.16 (64 Bit) - cannot print multiple mails.
Issue with OAUTH for Mail.Ru while creating a new account.
Misleading "Authentication failed" message while creating a new account for Mail.Ru and Gmail and using OAUTH.
It's possible to overcome the mandatory "Unique ID" handle while creating a color group.
Previously created templates (text format) were not usable if switching to HTML editor.
The Message Dispatcher does not remember the position of the header auto-view splitter.
The MailTicker was sometimes improperly updated or not updated or caused Access Violation errors.