Changing Update Channel

TrueNorth checks for updates regularly, and can download and install these regularly, but did you know there are different update “channels” that users can select? Each channel updates on a different cycle, and delivers updates of different levels of readiness. Users can decide to select a channel that updates more frequently to get access to new…

Configure a Plugin

TrueNorth is made up of many plugins, each of which can have a configuration. Not all plugins have a configuration dialog. Here’s how to access the plugin’s configuration and detect if it has one. Open the main menu and click “Configuration” The configuration window will open. Click on the “Plugins” tab Plugins are listed one per…

Enabling Diagnostics

TrueNorth has a lot of functionality – it interfaces with web sites, databases, files on your hard drive, remote sensors, GPS and mobile devices. There is a lot that can go wrong. Your connection could fail, protocols and file formats change, and devices can malfunction. It’s hard to tell what’s gone wrong. That’s why we build TrueNorth…

Borealis 1.15.1117D Released

Borealis 1.15.1117D has been released with the following improvements Better scanning for attached GPS units Improved selection of features Added a “measure waypoint” that automatically displays the coordinates Added “edit” in right click menu Added option to change icons to 64×64 Added option to dock toolbar on right and bottom as well as top and left. some minor…

Borealis 1.15.1112D Released

Borealis 1.15.1112D has been released in conjunction with TrueNorth 2.15.1112. The two products share the same code base and when we do a major update to TrueNorth we usually release Borealis in lock step as all of the bug fixes and improvements apply to both products. The list of issues addressed includes: All of the issues in TrueNorth…

TrueNorth 2.15.1112.0D Released.

TrueNorth Version 2.15.1112.0D has been released. This release contains a lot of performance and bug fixes including several very important ones reported by Canadian Map Makers which involved pixel level errors in the GeoPDF and Tile rendering both on screen and in print. Thanks Steve! The list of issues addressed includes Fixed inaccurate tile rendering on…