This release is one of the largest updates in Upload Suite history - it includes more than 40 improvements. The jewel in a crown is an ability to upload really large files (gigabytes) by splitting them into smaller chunks. However it is not the only improvement.
You might notice that an attempt to install an ActiveX control (e.g. our uploader) ends up with the "An add-on for this website failed to run" error. We tried to figure out what is going on and here is what we discovered.
Earlier I wrote that turning on NPAPI plugin support to Chrome is a kind of task for "power users". I have found some instructions how to do it and perhaps it is not that bad. If using Java is still critical, you can give your users short and clear instructions. Which ones?