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.

 

*** Release 3635 - 15 October 2019 ***

Version
Date
Notes
3635
2019-10-14
  • FIX: Don't show splits print position for Category within Class if entry has no category.
3634
2019-10-14
  • FIX: Turn SIAC off on download was getting reset to the default for the selected Control Master after return from Manual download screen.
3630
2019-10-11
  • FIX: When trying to get category position on splits print/view entry when category is null.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Series CSV fill in Category column title when no categories to help Excel.
3624
2019-10-09
  • NEW FEATURE: Series calculator can now simply sum best N points based results.
3623
2019-10-09
  • IMPROVEMENT: Showed number of competitors on Validate Event if different to number of entries.
  • FIX: Modify Card Archive Membership number length 10 not 15.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added max number to display to both Most Recent Laps and Pre-Warning Scoreboard.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Some Sprinter Monitor UI improvements seleting Control Master.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Sprinter Monitor and Beacon MMS Montior moved to Data Collection, Collect Punches.
  • FIX: Sprinter changes after download weren't issuing recalc if only using Download data.
3622
2019-10-04
  • NEW FEATURE: Added min lap time setting to any laps section to allow for mid-lap controls which are all optional.
  • FIX: Lap time wasn't getting reset to zero when an invalid lap was completed.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Moved "Don't include first lap when showing fastest laps?" to Lap Section Settings so all lap settings together (setting lost for old events).
  • FIX: Reset master station to direct when close port.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added warning in punch registration to try and detect mini-reader being reset to zero e.g. if laptop hibernated.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Import Entries CSV can now be direct from .xslx file.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Membership check changed Errors and Warnings to list of symptoms which are individually selectable.
  • NEW FEATURE: Added Pre-Warning Scoreboard for participants to see when their prior lap team mate is nearly due.
  • NEW FEATURE: Separated all scoreboards under Results in to their own menu.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added more event validation - check handicap entries exist when handicap type set, check points based course has at least one optional control.
3620
2019-09-25
  • IMPROVEMENT: Combined "Finalise" and "Provisional Results" on HTML to be the same thing - now set on Modify Event, Results Options.
3604
2019-09-13
  • FIX: Import entries CSV with blank course/class didn't remove class reference.
  • FIX: Better error checking for number of places required in finals for sprint finals start calculator.
3601
2019-09-09
  • FIX: Series results topN.
  • FIX: HTML Export didn't retrieve Back to Index URL when showing saved configuration.
3599
2019-09-05
  • IMPROVEMENT: Print Fastest Laps converted to standard results print routines.
3594
2019-08-30
  • IMPROVEMENT: Implemented TopN and option of printing competitor names to Print selection view by integrating with standard results print views.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Changed all print results and the view fastest laps screens to use the standard topN control.
3593
2019-08-30
  • FIX: Various scoreboard columns with repeating pairs of result and position - when only displaying position the title is supposed to change to the name of the result.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Print Inter-Club results amalgamated in to the standard format for layout if going to multiple rows. Includes splitting class details in to separate columns for score and number of scorers on print, but also HTML and scoreboard.
3592
2019-08-30
  • FIX: Printing Inter-Club result clips class columns when time based result.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Inter-Club HTML export now gives tick box options for Team and Class breakdown as per the print.
3591
2019-08-29
  • FIX: Manual value import for numeric or time fields treat zero same as blank.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Manual value import now processes all manual value columns once per team rather than treat each column as a separate import - less reporting but more speed.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Interclub results formats shown "Time" instead of "Score" for the team result when appropriate.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Interclub config validated on start of result calculation for nicer error message. Also validated on Validate Event.
  • FIX: Series Gender/Age elgibility now can use a calculated Gender/Age from a catgory for Entry level eligibility (but not at Competitor level - this has to be specified Gender/DOB).
  • IMPROVEMENT: Changed exit question to be only on click of Exit button to stop accidental close, but not stop purposeful close via Alt+F4 etc.
  • FIX: Safety Check sort by Race Number when actually Bib Numbers are used and displayed.
3589
2019-08-28
  • FIX: Don't refresh course/class lists on change of "Validated?" when looking at Interim Results.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Upgrades to Punch Entry Check - control of number of seconds to display for and which fields to display. Added options of Membership numbers, start time. Added "Advertising" text to display. Added choice of master station mode Clear, Check or just RDO. If RDO and SIAC then also display battery voltage etc.
  • FIX: Punch Registration don't offer choice of Control Master for download when Read SI-Cards is selected - it isn't actually used so shouldn't be offered.
3587
2019-08-15
  • FIX: Inter-Club now ignores n/c from the scoring.
3586
2019-08-15
  • IMPROVEMENT: Change of config for Inter-Club when course result is totalled to allow any course to be totalled not just time or points. Will require config changes for any totalled score course (e.g. Laurie Bradley) or any totalled time course (e.g. most Fell races).
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added ability to override the minimum number of scorers needed in Inter-Club config.
3582
2019-08-01
  • FIX: Prompt to recalc when changing only time format for Single Stage event was missing.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Class width on print entries, start list and results now is a bit more dynamic.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added class name to registration list print when applicable.
3580
2019-07-25
  • FIX: Restore of lap section settings.
3578
2019-07-18
  • IMPROVEMENT: HTML export using Result Loader - if fails to get folder list from Admin then offer retry button.

 

*** Release 3576 - 15 July 2019 ***

Version
Date
Notes
3574
2019-07-11
  • FIX: HTML Results Saved Configuration not displaying Split Times setting correctly
3573
2019-07-10
  • FIX: Beacon MMS when control is linear and no punch exists.
3570
2019-07-10
  • IMPROVEMENT: Various screens moved to new UI style inc Modify Event and Licensing views.
3569
2019-07-10
  • IMPROVEMENT: IOF XML export on a timer now available. Also UI updated on Import and Export to new style messages, background process etc.
3567
2019-07-04
  • FIX: Multistage Scoreboard crashed on open if Class Groups present.
3566
2019-07-04
  • IMPROVEMENT: Gender and/or DOB shown on Punch Reg screen if present to further help competitor verification.
3565
2019-07-02
  • IMPROVEMENT: Station summary now excludes RDO and any control master which has no electronic mode/code.
3559
2019-06-26
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added extra text to an Active result in View Entry to explain result is if stopped now.
3558
2019-06-26
  • FIX: When modifying a relay team either from entries or relay registration then allow card reuse within a team once as long as prior uses have returned.
  • FIX: Wrap next stage start time on splits print.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Add to MMS by Race Number improved UI for adding lots of numbers quickly.
3548
2019-06-17
  • NEW FEATURE: Added specific EWS membership type and ability to export in EWS Qualifier/Continental format.
3531
2019-06-06
  • FIX: Problem accessing StoredResult when lap based course but an entry has no Class assigned - failed retrieving fastest lap settings.
3528
2019-06-06
  • FIX: Series calculator for UseMultiStageResult - broken when changing to look for courses as well as classes.
3525
2019-06-04
  • NEW FEATURE: Last Finisher Scoreboard AutoSend/SRR/Radio version which pre-caches results for extra speed.
3524
2019-06-04
  • IMPROVEMENT: Improved layout and common structure to Print Entries and Print Start List.
3523
2019-06-04
  • FIX: BMBO category type causing div/0 when adding entry by searching archive and nothing found.
3522
2019-05-30
  • IMPROVEMENT: Station health check changed some terminology to make clearer
3521
2019-05-22
  • FIX: Series scores now treat membership numbers as equal insensitive of case and trailing spaces.
3517
2019-05-16
  • IMPROVEMENT: Split Modify Event in to separate screens. Add Event now gives no option to review template settings before initial save. Added "Minimum" template to replace the option of not picking a template.
3516
2019-05-16
  • FIX: Some BMBO template issues.
3514
2019-05-15
  • IMPROVEMENT: Don't show ellipsis on scoreboards when column doesn't fit, just cut off word.
  • IMPROVEMENT: When user has deleted last RDO (despite warnings) and tries to go to download screen then offer to recreate rather than just say how to do so. Reduce Courses/Classes not set-up to a warning but now allow download - SiTiming does permit result data to exist but no course/class assigned so it is logical you could want to download all the SI-Cards and add the courses later.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added even larger red warnings to Punch Registration when out of sync.
3512
2019-05-13
  • FIX: Stop old course checking config e.g. number of laps required hanging around if result method changed.
3510
2019-05-09
  • FIX: IOF XML 3.0 export when club is null.
3509
2019-05-09
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added support for printing to new SPORTident Red serial printer.
3508
2019-05-01
  • IMPROVEMENT: Print Multi-Stage Results - Don't offer the option to include stage positions for N/C events
3507
2019-05-01
  • IMPROVEMENT: Series exports all made the same with log window, background process etc.
3504
2019-04-30
  • IMPROVEMENT: Changed series AgeAt to match category type.
  • FIX: Error reporting for solos in series.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Revamped Manual adjustments to make more generic and able to be extended.
  • NEW FEATURE: Added series score manual bonus/penalty.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Stage Scoreboard now shows manual time adjustments with correct titles and allows the field to always be picked (but defaults to not being picked).
  • NEW FEATURE: Series club results (CSV only currently).
  • IMPROVEMENT: Ability to vary series number of events to count by class.
  • FIX: Split Club and Country fields in Series CSV Export (breaks column order!).
3502
2019-04-30
  • FIX: Multistage results didn't obey Non-competitive event flag.
  • FIX: Interim Latest position sorting when null credit at last location.
3501
2019-04-29
  • FIX: Export series archive now exports M/F instead of Male/Female which is what the import expects.
3498
2019-04-24
  • NEW FEATURE: Added reading of clear count with SIAC battery details to trap clear count corruption which can indicate some sort of failure.
3491
2019-04-12
  • IMPROVEMENT: Changed ETA to not display once finished reached (actually it is whatever the last control that ETA can be calculated for is).
3483
2019-04-08
  • NEW FEATURE: Ability to save HTML configuration for an event.
3482
2019-04-04
  • IMPROVEMENT: Enduro result loader improved performance and doesn't resend file when no result changes.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Enduro results loader and EWS Format spreadsheet now ask which membership type to use.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Moved clear SIGSM backup screen to SPORTident Utilities
3481
2019-04-04
  • IMPROVEMENT: Some changes to improve multirun journey times, especially for allowing those who don't punch start and/or finish.

 

*** Release 3475 - 28 March 2019 ***

Version
Date
Notes
3474
2019-03-28
  • NEW FEATURE: Version upgrade screen for version checks and downloading user guide. Replaces question on open to download new user guide, this is just changed to a suggestion to see the new screen.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added splits print options check on Classes and Category in to Validate Event.
3473
2019-03-27
  • IMPROVEMENT: Print certificate on download moved to splits print option so it can be turned on/off on download screen.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Set Certificate Image moved to Modify Event.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added Category Results related splits print options to Category Type screen (single stage only). Allowed setting of Category Results splits print options at Modify Event regardless of Category Results being set (similar to Class based options).
  • FIX: Print results layout on splits print paper not correctly allocating new lines beyond 2.
3472
2019-03-26
  • FIX: Right justification of print results having strange effects on narrow paper e.g. till roll.
3471
2019-03-26
  • FIX: Class Groups causing Print Results screen to crash on opening.
3469
2019-03-21
  • FIX: Enduro Result Loader only returning last course selected.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Change Enduro Result Loader to export Class overall time not Course (once could be null while the other is non-null if doing Interim Latest results).
3468
2019-03-19
  • IMPROVEMENT: Enduro result loader implemented updated schema, added interim results and course selectors. Also a few fixes for misunderstanding of original schema.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Print results now has consistent time bonus/penalties column per course selected across classes/categories etc.
3465
2019-03-12
  • FIX: Ability to turn off Race Numbers.
3463
2019-03-11
  • NEW FEATURE: Beacon Mini mass starts.
3462
2019-03-07
  • FIX: Validation on Course Control number not actually stopping save.
  • FIX: Scoreboard number of panels gets confused on re-open if closed with > 1 panel showing.
3461
2019-03-06
  • IMPROVEMENT: Changes to scoreboards to make it more obvious how it works including help update. Also automatically restart panels after manual data refresh.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Print results now right justifies by expanding the name field and any field below if nearly filling the page width.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Highlight recently copied events as well as restored/added/imported from v2.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Improved HTML export screen open speed for single or two stage events.
3460
2019-03-05
  • FIX: Veteran handicap results HTML showing Handicap type name rather than correct label when doing One main page with linking pages.
3458
2019-02-26
  • NEW FEATURE: Laps based courses can now be used in a series.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Verify Gender and/or DOB for found membership numbers in membership check.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Changed a Time based course with lap section to not be defined as Simple Linear for alternative reporting inc HTML splits.
  • NEW FEATURE: HTML Lap Times for Laps based courses.
3457
2019-02-22
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added exit question to stop SiTiming being closed by accident.
  • FIX: Stopped warning for no finish control when last control is a lapped section.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Highlight new events imported from v2 database.
  • IMPROVEMENT: For simpler events when Add Entry by Punch is permitted have the Add Entry screen the same layout with competitor fields e.g. membership number near the top for easy searching.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added truncation of bad country sizes on CSV import. Added validation of country codes to Validate Event. Show full country name in View Entry.
  • IMPROVEMENT: HTML Export via ResultLoader - show error more prominently if cannot connect to web service and offer suggestion of not connected to internet.
  • NEW FEATURE: Ability to add TimeLimit to Time and Laps based courses - either a Time of Day or a Total time taken.
3452
2019-02-07
  • IMPROVEMENT: Highlight recently added events as well as recently restored.
3448
2019-02-04
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added calculate category button to add/modify entry view when gender/DOB present - replacement for old Enter Category screen.
  • FIX: Ensure new categories don't go longer than 6 characters.
  • FIX: Ensure sort on category results is consistent with categories.
3447
2019-02-04
  • NEW FEATURE: Replacement Category model. Includes support for non-binary gender.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Reinstated separate course/class selectors on manual download screen (where true classes exist).
3446
2019-01-25
  • FIX: Memory problem on long running screens with timers.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added race number(s) to view and print fastest laps.
  • FIX: Fastest lap for each team on scoreboard now doesn't use first lap if it's not supposed to.
3445
2019-01-24
  • FIX: Print start list not populating courses/classes on open.
3444
2019-01-23
  • NEW FEATURE: Added option to Download SI-Cards to be able to switch off SIACs at point of download. Defaults to whether the RDO control master selected is a stop control or not.
3442
2019-01-23
  • IMPROVEMENT: Station health check overhauled and now incorporating set time and clear backup functions.
3441
2019-01-17
  • FIX: Lookup of membership number in archive with name was returning records with no membership number which gave the user an unnecessary prompt.
3440
2019-01-14
  • NEW FEATURE: Compass Sport Cup 2019 Rules Inter Club XML
3438
2019-01-07
  • FIX: Processable CSV not displaying race time in Excel friendly format.
3430
2018-12-05
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added option for simple clearance bonus when finishing early on score course.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Improved UI for adding score course penalties (and bonuses).
3429
2018-12-03
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added exit code for SQL server install fail with .NET 3.5 missing.
3428
2018-11-26
  • IMPROVEMENT: Increased maximum events in a multi-stage to 15
  • IMPROVEMENT: Increase maximum events in a series to 15
3427
2018-11-22
  • IMPROVEMENT: Change to PDF print file naming to remove illegal characters.
3424
2018-11-20
  • IMPROVEMENT: For events using Card 5 some warnings if control code used is > 255 and suggestion to enter alternative code. Course planning imports automatically create such codes on import when using card 5s.
3423
2018-11-20
  • IMPROVEMENT: Changed series calculator to find series class name using class OR course names, previously was class only.
3421
2018-11-19
  • NEW FEATURE: New Yvette Baker Trophy and Shield Rules - 2019
3417
2018-11-12
  • IMPROVEMENT: Improved loading HTML results to ResultsLoader.

 

*** Release 3416 - 8 November 2018 ***

Version
Date
Notes
3416
2018-11-08
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added clear button when adding entries.
  • FIX: Sprint finals now doesn't change anybody away from being fully n/c regardless of their heat result.
3414
2018-11-05
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added handicap value (Vet for MM) near category, eligibilty etc on splits print.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Laps courses added option not to include the first lap in the fastest laps. Stopped ability to add distance/climb to inappropriate courses. Stopped defaulting new courses to Time.
3412
2018-11-05
  • IMPROVEMENT: Change to checkbox list control to allow collapse and better select all/none, especially for screens such as HTML export which have a lot of checkbox lists.
  • FIX: Changed the way shortcut keys are added to controls so they work in checkbox lists and some other controls where they didn't work before.
3411
2018-10-30
  • FIX: Reinstated IOF XML 2.0.3 extension for envelope number as is still used by Fabian4.
3410
2018-10-29
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added ability to read envelope number from one of the Num fields on OE/MT import.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Import/Export CSV entries now background process.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Import/Export CSV when card allocation is OnePerCompetitorNotSpecified can now deal with the SI-Cards are specified as per competitor i.e. with ~ rather than per team. This respects the number of competitors specified via Card numbers so can be used to indicate team size on the import - often there is no other field which specifies how many competitors.
3409
2018-10-25
  • FIX: Fastest laps screen didn't automatically refresh when changing course.
  • IMPROVEMENT: When calculating a result treat punches on SIAC special functions in the same bracket as clear and check - suppress if not in the course and not a control master, plus if they are at the beginning of the set of punches then always put above start unless there are any specified in the course.
3408
2018-10-25
  • FIX: Loading course controls using a control master lookup when a control master has been added since the lookup was created now works correctly.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added SQL server install exit code as hex value as well as decimal to aid searching for what the problem is.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added Status/Active column to scoreboard when appropriate.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Edit splits now shows all course control descriptions for a given control master with the variation in focus.
  • FIX: Time limit and penalties showing previous value if no time limit exists for that points course.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Membership check now allows choice of All/Starters/Classified Finishers instead of just "Only show those who Competed".
3406
2018-10-24
  • FIX: Printing inline category results shouldn't have been available to select if not strict category results.
3405
2018-10-24
  • FIX: Save on Safety Punch Details screen refresh showed previous notes not new notes.
3404
2018-10-23
  • IMPROVEMENT: Refreshed COM ports more regularly including on drop down of combo box so that Refresh COM Ports button no longer needed.
3403
2018-10-23
  • IMPROVEMENT: OE and MT imports now import start time preference block, and deal with 00:00:00 times as if null (therefore open/punching) if earliest punch time > 00:00:00 (Ian Watson's start allocation software).
3402
2018-10-23
  • FIX: Problems on HTML and on screen relay results where lap member has total time but no position because still active.
3400
2018-10-17
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added improved reporting on Multi-stage start calculator based on new entry filter.
3399
2018-10-16
  • IMPROVEMENT: Updates to entry filter option to ordered and chasing start calculations.
3398
2018-10-16
  • FIX: Event home wasn't going home just up one level if a question was asked on exit of the screen.
3397
2018-10-16
  • IMPROVEMENT: HTML results - don't include multistage overall link or any stage link if not selected on screen. If a greyed out link is required it should be ticked but nothing within it selected.
3396
2018-10-16
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added entry filter option to ordered and chasing start calculations.
3394
2018-10-16
  • IMPROVEMENT: Improved SQL server running check on application startup.
3393
2018-10-16
  • FIX: New relay scoreboard crashing with no data.
3390
2018-10-15
  • IMPROVEMENT: Relay scoreboard can now show mid-lap interim controls.
3389
2018-10-11
  • FIX: Print titles underline was crashing when no titles.
3386
2018-10-02
  • FIX: Non-competitive search broken when added lost card search.
  • FIX: Score points when card allocation is per team and there are fewer SI-Cards than competitors.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Included record number in download station backup memory read error unknown block.
3383
2018-09-26
  • IMPROVEMENT: Further improvements to the membership check and search function when using gender/dates of birth. Also added ability to sort the membership check by the status.
3379
2018-09-25
  • IMPROVEMENT: Combined Routegadget & BOF Rankings exports in to standard OE export as a drop down choice of destination. Added Winsplits and OE standard as the other destinations. Removed ability to do Routegadget specific IOF XML export.
3377
2018-09-24
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added ability to add External Link with no URL to appear as a piece of text with the other links. Added ability to choose which External Links to add when generating flat HTML pages.
3376
2018-09-24
  • IMPROVEMENT: Enduro result loader now doesn't open stream (http or file) until result processing has finished.
  • IMPROVEMENT: OE export titles now automatically generated. Club name now only exported by BOF rankings export not all OE exports.
3375
2018-09-20
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added outstanding count total to Oustanding Summary by Course
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added checkbox to HTML results to override the event finalised flag for Provisional or not.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Backup restore now informs how many events (etc) have been restored.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Raft of improvements to deal with Lost/Broken SI-Cards.
3374
2018-09-20
  • FIX: OE export now fills in Club Name column as well as City.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added "Force Change" button to scoreboards to get each panel to pick up latest data and start again regardless of where they are in the cycle.
  • FIX: Print titles underline when last line overflows now only underlines the last line not both.
  • FIX: Series backup not refreshing series list properly.
3373
2018-09-19
  • IMPROVEMENT: Edit splits now shows better list when more than one punch per SI-Card.
  • NEW FEATURE: Min/Max punch override on control - set in ControlMaster.
3372
2018-09-19
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added ability to backup a whole series into a single file.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Changed restore of DeleteThenInsert to have two versions - strict and lazy. Strict is as before. Lazy doesn't mind if record doesn't exist to delete. Lazy is good for restoring series if some but not all events exist already.
  • IMPROVEMENT: When collecting Gender & Date of Birth in an event then archive search and membership check when searching by name also use date of birth if supplied.
  • FIX: When using Competitor names the archive search now correctly searches by and returns names to the competitor fields.
3371
2018-09-19
  • FIX: Scoreboard focus after refresh now doesn't bring the main selection panel back in to focus.
3365
2018-09-12
  • FIX: Stopped showing country column on results when not applicable.
3364
2018-09-11
  • NEW FEATURE: Added ITRA export.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added IAAF country codes to master list for flag support.
3362
2018-09-10
  • FIX: Relay restore not recalculating start time on lap 2 properly.
3361
2018-09-10
  • NEW FEATURE: Added Sky Running World Series export format.
3359
2018-09-10
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added option of whether to show deleted or not on Safety Control Data screen.
3358
2018-09-10
  • FIX: External links blowing up if root element but no actual links.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Show count on Safety Control Data screen.
3353
2018-09-07
  • FIX: PDF prints now handle unicode characters correctly.
3348
2018-09-06
  • FIX: Added a small pause after creating a new database as sometimes it then couldn't find new database to open.
3347
2018-09-06
  • FIX: Set date correctly when processing a printout station backup and using last punch time for download time
3346
2018-09-06
  • IMPROVEMENT: Delete event/stage/multi-stage moved out of Add/Modify to relevant "home" screen. Extra options or warnings added on delete for certain events.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Highlight just restored events in the event list.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Control description fields now unicode.
  • FIX: BOF Rankings default to semicolon
3343
2018-09-04
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added flags to scoreboards.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Show event ID on Load Event Backup Online so user can see what results URL will be.
  • FIX: Queue downloads/autosend etc made when prompt up confirming close view rather than processing and locking up the UI.
  • FIX: Printout Station Backup Reader - bug when station memory was empty left UI locked and port open.
  • IMPROVEMENT: BSM8 now doesn't prompt to set time if wrong - it just always does it (no battery so time always wrong once unplugged).
3341
2018-08-31
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added ability to search for non-competitive entries and to see any entry's non-comp status in the search results.
3340
2018-08-31
  • NEW FEATURE: Ability to have varying levels of non-competitive to apply to results, ranking and series. When series and ranking are not applicable the format is as before simple tickbox.
3338
2018-08-29
  • IMPROVEMENT: Punch registration allowed to choose to allocate cards even if future stages has allocated cards already.
3337
2018-08-29
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added flags to HTML export instead of country.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Started separation of country from club.
3335
2018-08-09
  • IMPROVEMENT: Open Social Media links into new Tabs/Windows
3334
2018-08-08
  • NEW FEATURE: Added interclub results export to CSV.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Interclub results labels follow Club/Team/School etc in the Club/Country type for the event.
3333
2018-08-08
  • FIX: Club/Country on Print Series Results
3332
2018-08-08
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added the ability to view a download in isolation in View Downloads - helpful when punch combination is having strange results e.g. card not cleared before use.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Show on Edit Splits whether time order or SI-Card memory order is being used in making the result.

 

*** Release 3329 - 8 August 2018 ***

Version
Date
Notes
3326
2018-08-07
  • FIX: More on MT import - back to 6 stages of columns always.
  • FIX: Big Button width now same width as normal button and will follow in future.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Modify database connection now available direct from home screen.
3323
2018-07-27
  • FIX: More on MT import - import of category from TextN field offset incorrect.
3322
2018-07-26
  • FIX: Import MT missing save call added (!) and adjusted for different number of stages.
  • FIX: Allowed multi-run courses to be added together as and with time based stages in a multi-stage.
3321
2018-07-16
  • IMPROVEMENT: Last Finisher scoreboard speed.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Rename of SIGSM to SPORTident Center and added labels for different device types serial number i.e. SIM Phone No, IMEI, MAC address, Event ID.
  • FIX: Titles and sense of manual bonus/penalty on points based courses.
3319
2018-07-11
  • IMPROVEMENT: Database connection creation and selection process refined to be closer to previous model (AutoDownload) but avoid the previous pitfalls.
  • NEW FEATURE: Checked local SQL server status on startup and offer to start if not running and change to delayed start.
3316
2018-07-11
  • FIX: Edit splits wasn't recalculating download punch times correctly when making manual adjustments when the punch time is dependent on other times e.g. Rolling 12 or maybe zero pre-event times.
3315
2018-07-11
  • IMPROVEMENT: Multi-stage results when one or more stages can be discarded now indicate discarded stage on print, scoreboard and on screen as well as existing HTML.
3312
2018-07-10
  • IMPROVEMENT: EWS spreadsheet and JSON export changes requested.
3304
2018-06-28
  • FIX: Create card list was adding duplicates to list when low battery if selected to write low battery.
3303
2018-06-27
  • FIX: Stopped "beep" on answering the super question by typing yes and hitting enter.
3302
2018-06-25
  • FIX: Group headers sometimes not printing on till roll paper where page breaks would be.
3300
2018-06-25
  • FIX: Web service connections e.g. replication not reporting remote DB exceptions properly.
3299
2018-06-25
  • FIX: Null total time on LEM course start control. This was affecting calculation of ETA at first control for LEM courses.
3298
2018-06-25
  • FIX: Getting substage interim point was crashing if interim points existed with no substage defined.
3296
2018-06-21
  • FIX: Print inter club not wrapping names if > page width.
3292
2018-06-21
  • FIX: Delete manual non-download punch via "View Non-Download Punches" not recalculating correctly.
3291
2018-06-20
  • IMPROVEMENT: Swapped Licence Key and Club/Organisation fields over so they are the same order as licence email which is a more logical order.
3290
2018-06-20
  • FIX: Interclub print names length.
3287
2018-06-18
  • IMPROVEMENT: Made Osprey modem receiver view more like the GSM screens.
  • NEW FEATURE: Added Osprey receive via Esendex screen.
3276
2018-06-12
  • FIX: Two way replication causing a cyclic set of messages when replicating a download with any zero punch times.
3275
2018-06-11
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added more reporting for multiple time limits on points based courses.
3274
2018-06-11
  • FIX: Stopped null credits being combined with other punches on the same card (previously was working only one direction).
  • FIX: Stopped credit all crediting start or finish controls.
3271
2018-06-08
  • FIX: Osprey decode not correctly adding back in STX ETX.
3267
2018-06-07
  • FIX: Unidentified downloads not being added to the download history, including on the summary after reading a master/print station backup.
3264
2018-06-06
  • FIX: Increase handicap column for printed results
3263
2018-06-06
  • IMPROVEMENT: Fields on Control Master previously reserved for TRS use only now allowed always. Includes Punch Window override.
3261
2018-06-06
  • FIX: Time limit since last limit tickbox not showing on adding new control.
  • FIX: Timers stop working if go to exit application and then say no to exit question.
3260
2018-06-06
  • FIX: Eider Receiver Timezones for earliest collection time now correctly managed
3259
2018-06-05
  • IMPROVEMENT: Eider and ROC can now specify date/time from in the Telemetry Device record. Eider, ROC and SIGSM can also be disabled from collecting at this level which could be useful if
  • a device needs to move to another event while the first event is still running. Also various other general Telemetry Device improvements.
3258
2018-06-05
  • FIX: Series results - Hide team and category info for split teams.
3257
2018-06-05
  • FIX: Column widths on print of time behind in HH:MM:SS and next day start time.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Processable CSV Stage and MulitStage now both exclude race time if status is not OK. MultiStage now also includes a simple status of DNF if appropriate.
3255
2018-06-05
  • NEW FEATURE: Added ability for an interim time limit on a score course to be since the last time limit rather than since the start (for Saunders Fairfield).
3248
2018-05-24
  • FIX: All uses of custom field now check if not set because custom field created after entry.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Exception log file starts afresh when too big, renaming the old one. View Exception Log screen can now open a different file.
  • IMPROVEMENT: User guide and new software version now only prompts once a week per computer.
  • FIX: CSV entry import when updating now correctly blanks handicap field if blank in file.
  • FIX: Stopped OE entries file being imported on multi-stage.
  • FIX: Default RDO creation now done correctly vs number of downloads on stage.
  • IMPROVEMENT: Added Eligibility and Custom Fields to Multi-Stage scoreboard.
  • FIX: Forename/Surname name trimming correctly in name split functions e.g. Membership Check.
  • FIX: Gender/DOB added to series archive export for solos when not splitting team.
  • FIX: Check of valid (integer) race number in punch registration wasn't working correctly.

 

*** Release 3345 - 21 May 2018 ***

Version
Date
Notes
3244
2018-05-18
  • FIX: RDO creation not working when adding an stage to a multi-stage.
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.

 

*** Release 3169 - 20 February 2018 ***

Version
Date
Notes
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.