Winlog Evo changelog

v4.0.18

2022-04-22

New features

  • WebClient: Chart groups are no longer statically converted during web publishing. From now on they will reflect changes at runtime.
  • Protocol Siemens MPI: Introduced the possibility of reading / writing string gates - format Char [] (DBx.DBCy).
  • Template Builder: Added "Template resizing" function.
  • Template Builder: Introduced the possibility of displaying the ID and main properties of each object in the Object Tree window.
  • SmartApp: Added ability to specify the direction of the Gauge object.
  • WebClient: Chart Object - the Combined Interpolation, Autorange properties and all the properties relating to the Legend and the cursor have been added.
  • WebClient: Chart object: "Enable Groups" and "Show Groups Button" properties have been addded.
  • Protocol Modbus TCP: Added possibility to specify Backup Ip Address to manage redundant Modbus devices.

Bug fixes

  • Templates and template objects: Default template Alarms/Events view: click on alarm line causes crash.
  • Template Builder: Modifying a gate in the gates list of the template does not update the objects that use that gate.
  • Gate Builder: If no row has been selected, it is still possible to export the selected rows.
  • Template Builder: In zoomed mode, by clicking on the squares that delimit the object, the resize does not work correctly.
  • Template Builder: In zoomed mode, saving the Item Height parameter from the ComboBox is wrong .
  • SmartApp Builder: The preview does not work (starting from version 4.0.17)
  • Templates and template objects: Chart object - minor bug fix.
  • SmartApp Builder: On Windows 8.1 you do not see the icons associated with the fonts.
  • SmartApp Builder: .bmp images are not converted.
  • Templates and template objects: HistoricalView object - in some cases the hour column represents hours on a 12 basis without indicating AM or PM. Now the display has been forced on a 24 hour basis.
  • : If in Windows the time display is set to 12 hours, in Winlog it is not shown AM or PM.
  • Template Builder: Multi-selecting the HMeter object, all the other objects inserted in the multi-selection are moved.
  • WebClient: fix dates when client and server have different time zones

Performance improvements

  • Gate Builder: Revision of shortcuts and texts.
  • Gate Builder: Disabled auto-completion of the text in the gate definition.

v4.0.17

2022-02-01

New features

  • Protocol Panasonic - Mewtocol: Introduced the possibility of reading / writing string.
  • Language and API: SendMail function - added negotiation with mail server for TLS 1.2 support
  • SmartApp: Added possibility to configure the active alarms / events counter shown on the main page of the SmartApp

Bug fixes

  • Templates and template objects: Charts object : charts group definition window: setting the minimum Y limit and maximum Y limit as negative numbers does not work correctly.
  • Language and API: StrSubString function - by calling the function with parameter pos <= 0, the Runtime closes.
  • Templates and template objects: Button, UpDown, Edit, CheckBox, RadioButton and ComboBox objects continue to show the custom cursor even when disabled.
  • Gate Builder: Numeric and compound gates - added verification of correctness of conversion factor
  • Gates: Writing a numeric gate with a conversion factor incorrectly set to 0->0 and 1->0 causes a crash in the Runtime.
  • Gate Builder: Copying/pasting gates between two different applications generates an error if one of the two applications has a share protocol enabled and the other does not.
  • Language and API: Runtime closes when a subtraction, multiplication or division between strings is performed.
  • Code Builder: Text in the Preferences window is displayed incomplete.
  • Recipes: Closing the recipe template editor always asks if you want to save even if nothing has been changed.
  • Recipes: If you cancel the recipe import operation, sometimes an error message appears.
  • Gate Builder: The Sharing tab is always enabled even if the license does not allow it.
  • Template Builder: In template zoomed mode, moving an object using the cursor keys changes its size.
  • Template Builder: In template zoomed mode, moving multiple multi-selected objects using the cursor keys changes their alignment.
  • Code Builder: Almost all HistDb functions do not point to the correct help.
  • Virtual Keyboard Builder: In template zoomed mode, moving an object using the cursor keys changes its size
  • Gates: Gates status template - if a channel that has no gates of that type is selected in the filter, the Runtime closes.

Performance improvements

  • Code Builder: Improved syntax check in case of missing end of statement delimiter (;)
  • Code Builder: Improved syntax checking on expressions
  • Code Builder: Now an error is reported if an assignment is made to a variable using a void function.

v4.0.16

2021-12-17

New features

  • WebClient: Add Gadgets items (Sliders, meters, thermometers, etc..)
  • SmartApp, WebClient: Add "Stay signed in" option in the login forms
  • Template Builder: Added "Zoom" function.
  • Protocol KNX (Falcon): Group addresses can be specified in "2-level format" and "free format".
  • Protocol KNX (Falcon): Added support to datatypes 22, 25, 27, 28 and 29.
  • SmartApp: Add Settings panel
  • Protocol Modbus TCP: Added "Wait for connection" parameter.
  • Template Builder: Led object - the double click now opens by default the setting of the On condition
  • Template Builder: StatusBar object - added opening of the "Status configuration" window on double click.
  • Sharing protocol OPC UA Server: added possibility of reading event/alarm gates status and confirmation/exclusion/inclusion from OPC UA Client

Bug fixes

  • WebClient: Gauge: fix text contrast in Standard Gauge
  • SmartApp Builder: Button object - ON condition on digital gate always remains set to 1
  • Protocol OPC UA Client: the download of variables from a server that requires authentication (username and password) does not work.
  • Protocol Modbus TCP: Modified Response Handling routine to discard, within the timeout, all frames that do not have TransactionId congruent with the question.
  • Protocol Siemens MPI: Reading a DBx.DBDx variable causes protocol crashes.
  • Protocol Siemens MPI: Error checking of a mixed block of DBx.DBFx and DBx.DBWx variables causes protocol crashes.
  • Templates and template objects: the RecipeManager object incorrectly shows the two simulated models, used in the TBuilder object.

GUI improvements

  • SmartApp: Improve layout and items behavior

v4.0.15

2021-09-03

New features

  • Language and API: Added plugins of MariaDB Connector/C.
  • Protocol Siemens MPI: Introduced the possibility of reading and writing variables DBx.DBWS and DBx.DBDS (swapped = Big Endian).

Bug fixes

  • Template Builder: VMeter, HMeter, 120Meter, 180Meter, 270 Meter, Thermometer, RockerSwitch and ToggleSwitch objects - "Bevel outer contour" and "Bevel inner contour" properties do not work
  • Templates and template objects: RockerSwitch object - the "Button level 2 width" property does not work
  • Templates and template objects: Chart object - "EndUpdate" command, during historical loading, causes crash.
  • Template Builder: Switch objects defined with resource number 2 are not shown.
  • Templates and template objects: Chart object - changing chart group sometimes causes crashes.
  • Protocol Winlog Evo TCP server: doesn't work - needed recompilation
  • Templates and template objects: In exceptional cases, when opening the template, Gauge object can cause crash of Runtime.

Dependencies upgrade

  • Language and API: MariaDB Connector/C upgraded to version 3.1.13.

v4.0.14

2021-07-15

New features

  • Language and API: Added APIs to interface with MySQL/MariaDB databases.
  • Language and API: Added APIs to interface with SQLite databases.
  • WebClient: Web templates can now be organized into subfolders.
  • Templates and template objects: Reference to templates can be specified with the full path.
  • WebClient: Add support to HistoricalView component.
  • WebClient: Add Settings panel and Server date and time.

Bug fixes

  • Data logs: "Mean value" columns are filled with wrong values.
  • Language and API: Some code analysis errors are meaningless.
  • Project Manager: Web templates opened by OnDblClick events are not considered for publication.
  • SmartApp: Event/alarm filters may work incorrectly if a user belongs to more than one group.
  • WebClient: Chart: y-axis labels could not be disabled.
  • WebClient: CheckBox, RadioButton: fix rendering in case of empty label.
  • WebClient: StatusBar: fix label displayed gate's value.

Performance improvements

  • SmartApp Builder: Modified verification of correctness in the definition of alarm display conditions

v4.0.13

2021-05-27

New features

  • WebClient: Add support to adaptive template: templates can be defined in order to fit the browser window.
  • WebClient: Add support to TabSheet, OnlineAlarmsView and OperatorView components.
  • WebClient: Add support to properties Cursor, OnDblClick and FnKey.
  • Template objects: In Runtime, added support for SVG as background images of templates.
  • Protocol Sartorius balance: Added new communication protocol for Sartorius balance
  • Protocol Mitsubishi Melsec 3E frame: Added new communication protocol for Mitsubishi PLC IQ-R series
  • WebClient: Class values in HistoricalEventsView and in OnlineAlarmsView can be filtered by a gate.
  • Template objects: HistoricalView - introduced the possibility of specifying, in the format for displaying the value, the character "*" instead of the number of decimals to be displayed.

Bug fixes

  • SmartApp: Filters on events/alarms are not working properly.
  • WebClient: Publication of Web Client may fail to export some fonts used in web templates.
  • Virtual keyboard: With a keyboard layout other than English or Italian, the character "." is not sent correctly.
  • Sharing protocol OPC UA Server: Writing to a digital gate by an OPC UA client does not work.
  • Protocol Mitsubishi Melsec 1E frame: Error checking numeric gates in block in case of Double variables .
  • Protocol Mitsubishi Melsec 1E frame: Numeric gates block reading error in case of Double variables
  • Template objects: HistoricalView - the chronological order of the historical records belonging to the same second is reversed.
  • Template objects: Fixed OnClick actions of the OnlineView object.

Performance improvements

  • WebClient: Improve tabular components performance in presence of an high number (1000+) of entries.
  • Gate Builder: Modified verification of correctness of event gates and elimination of autocomplete text in ComboBoxes

v4.0.12

2021-04-09

Bug fixes

  • WebClient: Edit: fix issue on value change
  • Project Manager: Fixed issue on Project->options window
  • Gate Builder: Minor bug fixed

v4.0.11

2021-04-02

Bug fixes

  • Application Builder: Cannot be opened.
  • Gate Builder, Sharing protocol OPC UA Server: If a new project is created by immediately enabling the OPC Ua server, the definition of the numeric, digital, string and composite gates in the Gate Builder causes an error
  • Sharing protocol OPC UA Server: Memory leak fixing
  • Gate Builder, Sharing protocol OPC UA Server: Error opening Alarms/Events gates in case of sharing protocol OPC UA server enabled.

v4.0.10

2021-03-25

New features

  • Sharing protocol OPC UA Server: Added OPC UA Server sharing protocol
  • WebClient: Chart: enabled "Enable points", "Line width", "interpolation" and "Show reset zoom button" properties

Bug fixes

  • WebClient: Fix evaluation of Enable and Access properties
  • WebClient: Chart: fix loading issue when the Chart object is configured to show future days
  • WebClient: Edit, Label, StatusBar: fix displayed value in particular circumstances
  • Project Manager: The data log configuration files are not exported / imported if the check box for exporting / importing reports and data logs is not selected.

v4.0.9

2021-02-24

New features

  • Licensing: Project Manager can manage the upgrade of the software license.
  • Language and API: Added GetEvnGateProp() instruction.

Bug fixes

  • WebClient: Some templates could not be loaded on Chromium-based browsers
  • SmartApp: Gauge: fix bar width when the unit measure is not defined in pixels
  • SmartApp: UpDown: in some circumstances, decimals are not correctly displayed
  • Template Builder: StatusBar object - states with "None" condition are mistakenly deleted
  • SmartApp Builder: ToggleSwitch and Button objects - if you switch from selecting a digital to a numeric gate, the default condition is not updated.
  • Template Builder: StatusBar object - non-existent gates are added to the template gates list if there are statusBars with specified a gate to be displayed in the StatusBar text.
  • Language and API: GetDayOfWeekFromSeconds() instruction returns 7 for Sunday, while, according to the help, it should return 0.

v4.0.8

2021-02-11

Performance improvements

  • Licensing: 15 second filter introduced on "Not present "license detection

v4.0.7

2020-12-22

New features

  • Protocol Modbus RTU, Protocol Modbus TCP: Added reading and writing of two new Double format encodings (Functions 31,32,41,42)

Bug fixes

  • WebClient: Fix error on loading templates containing 16-bit Unicode characters
  • Template objects: In some circumstances, "Default" and "None" states of Image and Status bar objects can cause crash of Runtime.
  • SmartApp: Minor bug fix
  • Template objects: StatusBar: removed BkColor property
  • WebClient: In some circumstances, "Default" and "None" states of Image and Status bar objects are not correctly handled

v4.0.6

2020-11-30

Bug fixes

  • Template objects: AlarmsView, HistAlarmsView, OperatorView objects: multilanguage is not applied to the columns header

v4.0.5

2020-11-16

New features

  • Template objects: Image, StatusBar objects: possibility to specify a "Default" status

Bug fixes

  • WebClient: Fix bitwise condition evaluation
  • WebClient: Fix reconnection alert issue
  • Template Builder: On multi-monitor workstations, some windows appear on a different monitor than the one where the TBuilder main window is located.
  • Protected project: The runtime license is not considered valid when executing a protected project.

Performance improvements

  • Language and API: SendMail: added possibility to send up to 20 attachments per single email.

v4.0.4

2020-09-02

New features

  • WebClient: Added Web Client, a new web interface to interact with Winlog Runtime using only a regular web browser.
  • Protocol Siemens MPI: Added support to PLC S7 200 Smart devices.
  • Template objects: Added support to SVG support for Led, Switch and BkImage objects.
  • Protocol Junkalor Infralyt 80: Added new protocol driver to communicate with Junkalor Infralyt 80 industrial gas analyzers.

Bug fixes

  • Licensing: When "demo" mode expires, state of the sampled gates is OK instead of KO.
  • Template Builder: Selecting static properties of an ActiveX object causes an error.

Performance improvements

  • Reports: Updated PDF reports conversion procedure.

GUI improvements

  • Templates and template objects: Most of the led and switch resources are available as SVG images.

v4.0.3

2020-05-29

New features

  • Protocol ODBC Client: Added the possibility to specify default values in case of records not found. Maximum number of read and write queries increased to 250. Full review of driver code and error logging system.
  • WebClient: Add support to SVG images.
  • Template objects: Add support to SVG images.

Bug fixes

  • WebClient: Fix automatic reconnection procedure.
  • WebClient: Fix UpDown component height.
  • WebClient: Fix object overflow in template.
  • WebClient: Chart: fix default line-width.
  • SmartApp: Bug fixes.
  • WebClient: Fix visualization of label with %.*f format.

Performance improvements

  • SmartApp: General improvements
  • WebClient: Improvements for ComboBox, GroupBox, Edit and other objects.

GUI improvements

  • WebClient: Add scroll bars when a template overflows the viewport.

v4.0.2

2020-04-08

New features

  • SmartApp: Released Smart App v2. Code is completely refactored.
  • SmartApp: Added new conditions to select states of the objects.

Bug fixes

  • Gate Builder: In a new project, first execution of Gate Builder creates default gates files but with incorrect names.
  • Recipes: An error message appears when a recipe is renamed.
  • Template Builder: In some circumstances, while saving the template file, links between objects and gates can be corrupted.

GUI improvements

  • Template objects: Added new led and switch images as resources.

Help

  • Code Builder: Online help updated.

v4.0.0

2020-02-03

New features

  • Data logs: Added Data logs, a new feature that allows you to log data into ODBC databases and CSV files.
  • Protocol OMRON FINS: Added support to NJ and NX series PLC families.
  • Protocol OPC UA Client: Added new communication protocol driver.
  • Watchdog: Added Watchdog, a new feature that allows you to monitor execution of Winlog Runtime and restart it automatically in case of crash.

Bug fixes

  • Gate Builder: Exporting the gates in text format, column separator is added after the last column.

Performance improvements

  • Reports: Improved the procedures used to create and manage reports.