Release Notes



Version Module Enhancements
9.0.207 Terrain GPS Waypoint Sampling. Given an active attached GPS device, Terrain can sample the current location and insert a new feature on the current terrain at those coordinates.
9.0.207 Terrain Added GPS Track Log.  Given a GPS device, RoadEng record GPS data (lat, log, elevation) to a given file over time, and play it back.
9.0.190 Terrain Support for AutoCAD 2019 file formats.
9.0.146 Location Simplified the Multiplot ribbon UI (removing the sub-view tab and adding to the main multiplot ribbon).
9.0.42 Terrain Second beta release of Feature Tracking. Only available if license provided. Ribbon UI added.
9.0.40 Terrain Beta release of Feature Tracking.
9.0.24 Location Direct access to Multi-plot Template e-library through Multi-Plot ribbon.
9.0.10 Terrain Cable logging equipment list saved with .terx file.
9.0.0 Terrain Live Maps – given a georeferenced terrain, roadeng can import satellite image data from online map providers (e.g. Google Maps) and insert the imagery into the current terrain.
9.0.0 Terrain Live Maps – Roadeng can import DEM data when using MapTiler as a map source.
9.0.0 Terrain RoadEng can directly export from Location -> SaveAs and Terrain Multiplots Windows (Terrain -> Setup -> Export) to Avenza Maps.
9.0.0 Location Control page number start page for Multi-plot book.
9.0.0 Location Auto generate curve add to horizontal curve panel.
9.0.0 Location Control end station range for Multi-plot chapter (similar to start station control already in place).
9.0.0 Location, Terrain Inclusion of the Undo Button in Multi-Plot.
9.0.0 Location Export centerline directly from Location to shape / LandXML / GPX.
9.0.0 Location Set Road class specifications during import of LandXML.
9.0.0 Terrain Simplify function in Terrain includes cancel option. 
9.0.0 Terrain Drive Through Mode – allow eye position as an offset (+/-) from centerline.
9.0.0 Location Option to link to P-Line in Location design.
9.0.0 Terrain Quadtree Simplification for point thinning.
9.0.0 Location Update Rural Roadway component.
9.0.0 Terrain Re-factoring the export to Terrain from Location.
9.0.0 Location Haul cost calculator.
9.0.0 Terrain GPS NMEA string not parsed correctly with Southing coordinate.
9.0.0 Terrain DriveThrough enhancement.
9.0.0 Location Culvert export enhancement.
9.0.0 Location Plan display enhancements.
9.0.0 Location Template Editor Label Option set to match main window.
9.0.0 Terrain GPS code refactoring.
9.0.0 Location Plan enhancements display options.
9.0.0 Terrain Dline Explore mode and IU enhancements.
9.0.0 All Localization changes.
9.0.0 Location Template Editor UI enhancements.
9.0.0 Terrain Remove Alpha from LiveMaps.
9.0.0 Location Reference features from alignments.
9.0.0 Location Profile surface display in Location.
9.0.0 Optimal SO_Api documentation update.
9.0.0 Terrain Grading Object Surface Intersection Checking.
9.0.0 Terrain Speed improvements to point location.
9.0.0 Location Shading speed up.
9.0.0 Location Use of point codes in multiple alignments.
9.0.0 Location Multiple Alignment support in Terrain Export from Location.
9.0.0 All Web based help.
9.0.0 Terrain Catchment area calculation.
9.0.0 Terrain GPS waypoint functionality in Terrain.
9.0.0 Terrain TIN Operations, drape, boundary, and watershed calculation.
9.0.0 Location, Optimal Multiple alignment UI improvements.
9.0.0 Location, Optimal 3D view multiple horizontal alignment enhancements.
9.0.0 Terrain, Location Shape Export improvements, including simplified UI.
9.0.0 Terrain Add D-Lines clearance parameter.
9.0.0 Location E-library updates.
9.0.0 Location Template editor UI improvements.
9.0.0 Location Terrain export from Location connected breakline features.

Bug Fixes

Version Module Bug Fix
9.0.275 Location Template Editor: Properties (and other functions) disabled; can also crash. Only occurs if a large amount of computer memory is in use.
9.0.270 Location Get stuck in D-Line Calculation Options dialogue box with error message "The parameter is cncorrect". Fixed by preventing edit or create D-Line with zero length feature.
9.0.268 Location

Culvert Editor Combo box not initializing on HA changes.

9.0.267 Location Missing profile reference surface display in Multi-plot. 
9.0.266 Location Slowness editing horizontal alignment due to redraw.  
9.0.266 Location Horizontal IP symbols appearing washed out.  
9.0.266 Terrain Avenza export options allow selection of non-Plan windows (Profile, 3d, ...). This always fails as these windows can't be geo-referenced.
9.0.264 Location Memory leak fixed. Only manifests in 9.0.243 and 9.0.258 Beta versions.
9.0.204 Terrain Plan display of D-Line (Cable Analysis) shows "no clearance" near tail hold when there clearly is clearance. Intermittent.
9.0.191 Location Labels are ignoring the "Decimals" value set in the label options and are always displaying the value set in Setup-Location Setup, Units tab, "Accuracy for reporting".  
9.0.191 Terrain Can't read KMZ (Google Earth) file exported from ArcGIS.
9.0.190 Terrain Fixed an issue that was causing exports to Avenza for Android devices to fail during loading of avenza map on the android device.
9.0.190 Terrain Can't import KMZ (Google Earth) file exported from Terrain.
9.0.187 Survey Fixed an issue using the trupulse laser range finder where a short timeout would was cause Bluetooth connection failures.
9.0.158 Terrain Feature Properties panel changes color of features if you select multiple features with different colors and then change a non-color property.
9.0.146 Terrain Fixed an issue RoadEng would not detect an Arrow GPS that was connected to a high COM port number. Location Vertical Optimization: new control point Tolerance Below not implemented correctly (uses Tolerance Above instead). Location Feature Properties panel, status area display of Fwd. Leg items show incorrect values if you have selected a TIN point as the current point. Location Template overrides corrupted on save/re-open when there are multiple horizontal alignments. Terrain Plan ribbon, Edit Comment not working. Location Export LANDXml Alignment names not preserved. Location Multiplot crash when window missing. Terrain Thinning options for DEM data on import.
9.0.0 All  GPS Location services not updating.
9.0.0 All  Memory leak fix.
9.0.0 All Hi Res screen fixes.
9.0.0 Location Multi-Plot terrain sub-views do not display TERX files correctly.
9.0.0 Terrain Livemaps DEM import.
9.0.0 Location Location new HA then cancel.
9.0.0 Terrain Terrain Features Panel: status forward leg values incorrect.
9.0.0 Terrain DWG Symbols.  Allows more than 20 vertices.
9.0.0 Location Auto curve generate: finish horizontal.
9.0.0 Terrain Dlines bug fix: New/Edit dlg - lose values when press Calculation Parameters button.
9.0.0 Location Multile alignment re-calculation.
9.0.0 Terrain GPS cursor issues while in edit mode.
9.0.0 Terrain     GPS serial port query issues.
9.0.0 All NMEA strings being rejected.
9.0.0 Terrain Export features to Terrain boundary issues.
9.0.0 Survey Survey/Map not reading US Survey in feet.
9.0.0 Location Export to Terrain/LandXML multiple layers.
9.0.0 Terrain TIN Operations, drape, boundary, and watershed calculation.
9.0.0 Location Crash when template parameter is deleted. 
9.0.0 Terrain, Location Fix for export to Avenza maps, removing extra newline in write to prj file.
9.0.0 Terrain Bug fix for external regions toggle on multi select filtering.