SiTiming - Release Notes

The 4 digit numbers below are the last 4 numbers of the software version. e.g. If the version of SiTiming you have installed is 4.52.1470.3147 then it will include all changes up to 3147 below.


 3243 - 2018-05-14 - FIX: Unidentified Download Allocation crashing.
 3242 - 2018-05-10 - FIX: Better error reporting in backup restore and download backup.
 3238 - 2018-05-09 - IMPROVEMENT: Change print scale % to allow fractions to be put in for perfect alignment.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Allowed override of date title on print jobs to allow date to be put in different languages etc. (Modify Event Step 4 - Second Title)
                   - FIX: Added overall after S1 to Endruo (EWS format) spreadsheet - renamed sheets to "S1" and "O1" etc to avoid clashes in sheet names.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: HTML and Screen results, and splits print now also show Penalties/Bonuses instead of Manual Adj if applicable (as well as print which was added recently).
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Speed improvement to Last Finisher scoreboard and Monitor Control Simple.
                   - FIX: DNF showing when still active in some results formats. Now all results formats should be consistent and correct about whether they show time or disq reason and also whether the results format needs to show last location.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: DSQs now sorted after DNFs but before DNS (if applicable in Disq Reason Model).
 3236 - 2018-05-09 - IMPROVEMENT: Added category to series results. CHANGE to series CSV export columns!
 3235 - 2018-05-07 - IMPROVEMENT: Changed database exception retries to keep retrying deadlocks but start with a longer pause.
 3233 - 2018-05-07 - IMPROVEMENT: Change to queries which produce results and commentary to (attempt to) reduce deadlocks.
 3229 - 2018-05-02 - FIX: Duplicate course and class names check incorrectly being triggered when trimming trailing spaces.
 3228 - 2018-05-02 - FIX: Rounding error in column width on splits print causing line overflow with certain time formats.
 3226 - 2018-04-30 - NEW FEATURE: Added 2018 Mountain Marathon handicap type.
 3218 - 2018-04-19 - IMPROVEMENT: Archive search in add/modify entry now uses common question format when multiple found. Also name is trimmed on search.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Series archive export now includes Gender/DOB if applicable. Also stops the same membership number being exported twice if a member has result in more than one class.
 3216 - 2018-04-18 - FIX: Series scores for multistage.
 3212 - 2018-04-09 - FIX: Continuous paper print jobs missing first set of titles.
 3211 - 2018-04-05 - IMPROVEMENT: Membership check now shows if the name is found in the archive if the number is missing or not found.
 3210 - 2018-04-05 - IMPROVEMENT: Moved Class Groups Config into Add/Modify event/multi-stage.
 3209 - 2018-04-04 - IMPROVEMENT: Changes to splits print and other narrow format prints to improve use of space.
 3208 - 2018-04-04 - IMPROVEMENT: WRE start list export now also swaps class names in the IOF export to Men and Women which are the Eventor defaults.
 3206 - 2018-04-03 - IMPROVEMENT: WRE results export now ignores entries with no IOF number and swaps class names in the IOF export to Men and Women which are the Eventor defaults.
 3205 - 2018-04-03 - FIX: Backup order of pre-entries vs downloaded entries.
                   - FIX: Column with on Control before start report to time of day not elapsed.
 3204 - 2018-04-03 - NEW FEATURE: Series results now can use MultiStage result, competitor level results, eligibility and different position table per class.
 3203 - 2018-03-29 - FIX: WhiteHorse test in build change dnf to DNF
 3200 - 2018-03-29 - IMPROVEMENT: Improvements to font sizes on splits print and width of Elapsed column.
                   - FIX: Don't repeat URL on bottom of narrow prints.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Added disq reason in to EWS export.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Changes to DNF only to capitalise reasons and to show manually disqualified as DSQ not DNF.
                   - NEW FEATURE: New disq reason model which includes DNS once event finalised.
 3199 - 2018-03-28 - IMPROVEMENT: Changed location of Eligibility and Custom fields in results prints. Now all visible Custom Fields print (if got any values for given course/class).
 3198 - 2018-03-28 - FIX: Don't add total time to Endruo (EWS format) format spreadsheet when rider is unclassified.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Print results now changes column titles for Manual time adjust depending on if only penalties or only bonuses.
 3197 - 2018-03-28 - IMPROVEMENT: HTML Export screen now remembers FTP settings.
 3195 - 2018-03-27 - FIX: Stopped "You have changed the SI-Card(s) attached..." message coming up when card number is blank on Edit Entry.
                   - FIX: Stopped some navigation buttons being unlocked on first open if a help update is available.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Punch registration now automatically picks entry you just created if you elected to do so.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Scoreboard for Multi-Run columns now offers choice of multi-runs and columns are sensibly selected based on how many runs etc. Should improve performance.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: If only one course/class showing on any scoreboard and there are no results yet it now displays the course/class title while waiting for results to come in.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Lost card view now stops you putting in Start/Finish punches if such a punch would never be used based on the precedence. Also displays the precedences for information.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Show/search/edit SI-Card Label (short code) field in the Archive.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Changed series archive export to background process and any errors now shows in log window.
 3194 - 2018-03-21 - IMPROVEMENT: Added warning if the last class on a course is deleted via the UI.
 3193 - 2018-03-21 - IMPROVEMENT: Creation of default RDO now creates two for Gravity Enduro template when "Download each rider's SI-Card multiple times?" is selected.
                   - FIX: Restore courses now deletes any RDO only control before importing but it's now fixed so it doesn't do the delete until just before restore not on screen open.
                   - FIX: OCAD 8 import now defaults to semicolon.
 3191 - 2018-03-21 - IMPROVEMENT: Moved landscape option from printer selection dialog in to the print view to be alongside number of copies and percentage scaling.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Added validation on Control Master selection for download and other tasks to check the masters have been set-up unambiguously. Also added to Validate Event.
 3190 - 2018-03-19 - IMPROVEMENT: Import IOF competitor list now validates date of births to be in a sensible range.
 3189 - 2018-03-16 - IMPROVEMENT: Changed Large Fonts on printing to more useful Scale %
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Print flags on results now tick box rather than automatically to PDF (when Country code in use).
 3183 - 2018-03-14 - FIX: Improved serial port check hardware present by doing a bit more checking of the response - some modems seem echo the data sent in so it passes a CRC.
 3182 - 2018-03-13 - FIX: Improved serial port CRC checking when connecting to bad device e.g. modem so better error message.
                   - FIX: Punch registration when the same card dipped twice in a row but first was cancelled this is now allowed again.
 3180 - 2018-03-12 - NEW FEATURE: Added flag printing to PDF results
 3176 - 2018-03-08 - NEW FEATURE: All printed output revised in layout.
                   - NEW FEATURE: PDF print now selects a folder to create a unique filename in and automatically launches after printing.
                   - NEW FEATURE: All reports and exports to do with result checking have been moved to a new Result Checking Reports screen under Results.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: All formats of results now show unclassified results with the reason instead of the time not the position.
                   - FIX: Allocate Hire Cards now shows queue correctly.
 3175 - 2018-03-08 - IMPROVEMENT: Show entry details on Edit Splits view.
 3174 - 2018-03-08 - FIX: Fix for time of day when time format is SSS.FF
 3172 - 2018-03-02 - FIX: Backup and restore of floating point and decimal numbers e.g. SIAC voltage now works across different regional settings.
                   - FIX: Allow any results method e.g. MultiRun on Monitor Control Simple.
                   - FIX: Stopped duplicate errors appearing on punching errors.
                   - NEW FEATURE: Allowed time format SSS.FF
 3170 - 2018-03-01 - IMPROVEMENT: Changed sort order in start time validator for the allocation unit errors so worst errors first.
 3168 - 2018-02-20 - FIX: Multi-Run CSV export now has consistent columns per course when doing results by class.
 3166 - 2018-02-15 - IMPROVEMENT: Give a more meaningful error if old style series config is used.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Stopped the same card being queued twice or more in a row in punch registration.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Changed the voltage options in Create Card List (SIAC) to reflect updated practice for warning levels.
 3165 - 2018-02-07 - IMPROVEMENT: Navigation help now indicates items which are not visible (because not applicable)
                   - IMPROVEMENT: IOF XML 3.0 results list now includes time behind (time difference in IOF terminology) for race and overall.
 3163 - 2018-01-29 - IMPROVEMENT: Added some caching to membership check to aid performance with a large number of entries.
 3162 - 2018-01-29 - FIX: Restore of "Collect Gender/Date of Birth".
 3158 - 2018-01-24 - IMPROVEMENT: Checking for updates now also checks for user guide version and prompts to download. User guide is therefore available offline.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Latest version numbers stored in database so out of date versions are prompted on each open not just once a week on one computer.
 3157 - 2018-01-24 - FIX: HTML don't show number of controls equals zero
 3156 - 2018-01-23 - FIX: CSS updated for use of small SI logo in header when mobile
 3155 - 2018-01-23 - FIX: Exception log now doesn't lose position and selections when returning from viewing an exception.
 3154 - 2018-01-23 - FIX: Downloaded Cards Log sort order wrong way round
 3153 - 2018-01-23 - FIX: Stopped refresh on a timer having two timers running if stopped/restarted quickly (scoreboard especially).
                   - FIX: Log windows (especially read autosend/radio control) and download control now releasing messages which are no longer displayed.
 3152 - 2018-01-23 - FIX: Official Start List - Drop Class column if all course and class names match.
 3151 - 2018-01-23 - FIX: Restrict Series Name Text Box
                   - FIX: Add Competitor label UI drawing
 3149 - 2018-01-22 - NEW FEATURE: Gender and Date of Birth fields added to competitor, including Import/Export via CSV and IOF XML.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Existing Gender and Date of Birth features e.g. Archive, Award Levels changed to match new standards and now all use common code.
                   - FIX: Selecting of initial values in some drop downs (ongoing).
                   - NEW FEATURE: Simple screen to set time limit and penalties for the finish of a score course.
                   - FIX: Added missing SI-Card number field to View Card Archive screen.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Added ability to change the index filename on HTML results and start list exports to aid Wordpress users.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Added overall Multi-Stage result to IOF XML results list when applicable.
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Changed series result class configuration XML structure ready to allow class options. All existing Series XML needs to be updated.
 3148 - 2017-12-14 - IMPROVEMENT: Add the option to add external links with logos to the header section of HTML pages
 3147 - 2017-12-13 - NEW FEATURE: Added manual scores view to show all manual scores added to the event
                   - IMPROVEMENT: Show entry details at the top of the manual score and time adjustment screens
 3146 - 2017-12-11 - FIX: INI access problem on starting application for the first time.
 3144 - 2017-12-07 - FIX: Allocate hire cards
 3142 - 2017-12-05 - FIX: Splits print position skipping course position when class position selected but not relevant.
                   - FIX: Allocate hire cards multiple cards required per Entry/Competitor.
 3140 - 2017-12-04 - FIX: Multi-Stage membership check
 3139 - 2017-12-04 - FIX: Allocate hire cards
 3137 - 2017-11-30 - NEW FEATURE: Reinstate Allocate Hire Cards screen that was present in AutoDownload - now shares components and concepts with Punch Registration.