Version history

This section lists the version history for Multi-Terr version 5

 

Version 5.4.0 (coming soon to a computer near you)

      Desktop application

 

New functions

  • [Users] New delete button
  • [Deleted Users] New module to restore deleted users

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Duplicated Addresses] New validation to catch duplicated addresses with different geocodes
  • [Repair Tool] Distribution; now removes duplicates
  • [Import] Performance improvement and adjustments when importing file from a non multi-terr application
  • [Users] Name, email and password are updated automatically when modified online by the user
  • Burmese added to the language list
  • [Email credential sent to users] The username and password in the direct link are encrypted
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      Web application

New functions

  • [Home Page] A new carrousel item to display if there are addresses not assigned to a territory (received during automatic exchange with other congregations)
  • [Add new territory] New menu to create a new territory
  • [Rename territory] New menu to modify the territory number
  • [Delete territory] New menu to delete a territory without addresses and map
  • [Delete map] New menu to delete a map
  • [Log in] New Link; Forgot Username/Password
  • [Profile] User dropdown; New menu to modify name and email, and view user rights
  • [Password] User dropdown; New menu to modify password
  • [Users] Admin dropdown; New menu for the administrator allowing to create, modify or delete user accounts
  • [Deleted Users] Admin dropdown; New menu for the administrator allowing to restore a deleted user accounts

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Addresses / House-to-House] The territory was incorrectly framed in red (indicating that the territory has been deactivated) when the territory number was between 0 and 9
  • [Log out] Option moved under User
  • [Email credential sent to users] The username and password in the direct link are encrypted
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

 

Version 5.3.0004 (June 13, 2021)

      Desktop application

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Territories] Spaces and special characters are no longer accepted in the territory number
  • [Territories] Notes now allow up to 255 characters (instead of 150)
  • [Import] Imported addresses were not synced under certain circumstances
  • [Sync Maps] Performance improvements when maps are deleted from SQL
  • [Sync Territories] Adjustments to sync with new web app modules
  • [Sending Files to support team] The files can now be sent with Outlook (if configured in the Email module)
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      Web application

 

New functions

  • [Territories] City/Type; new module allowing to modify the city names and territory types (users with rights to assign and return territories, have access to this module)
  • [Territories] Header Notes; new module allowing to add or modify territory notes that are displayed for the publishers at the top of the window, the notes accept html code for hyperlinks and colors (users with rights to assign and return territories, have access to this module)
  • [Maps] Color/Style; new module allowing to modify the map colors, border width and opacity (users with rights to draw maps, have access to this module)
  • [Options] Terminology; new module allowing to change the terms used by publishers in the ministry, allowing flexibility for different countries. The terms are definited per language. (users with rights to view or modify options, have access to this module)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [House-to-House for Publishers] The apartment number is no longer displayed if it starts with a question mark (ex: ?123)
  • Carousel is data sensitive, for example if the version of the desktop application is the latest, the message is not displayed
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

 

Version 5.3.0003 (April 28, 2021)

      Desktop application

 

New functions

  • [Synchronise] The sections being synchronised are listed when prompted to sync
  • [Exchange between congregations] New option to leave newly added addresses in a temporary territory (instead of assigning automatically to an existing territory)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Territory Printing] Error 3074 would loop if November 2019 Windows Update Issue remained on the computer
  • [Synchronise] Miscellaneous Adjustments
  • [Synchronise] Regression error: The synchronisation would cause the application not to respond in databases with over 30,000 addresses
  • A warning/information message is displayed when someone is already connected to the shared database
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

 

Version 5.3.0002 (April 15, 2021)

      Desktop application

 

New functions

  • [Publishers] New delete button (now copied to the Deleted Publishers module instead of being removed from the database)
  • [Publishers List] New delete button (now copied to the Undelete module instead of being removed from the database)
  • [Undelete] New module to restore previously deleted publishers

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      Web application

 

New functions

  • [Publishers] New Delete button (copied to the Undelete module instead of being removed from the database)
  • [Deleted Publishers] New module to restore previously deleted publishers

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

 

Version 5.3.0001 (April 13, 2021)

      Desktop application

 

New functions

  • [Upload] New button to delete older maps created with upload or territory printing
  • [Options] Phone formats added for vietnam
  • [Users] New security: allowed to draw maps
  • [Verification] The latitude and longitude modified with the Web application are highlighted

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Repair tool] Distribution: continuous improvements
  • Available languages: Pidgin (West African) and Patwa (Jamaican Creole) added
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      Web application

 

New functions

  • [House-to-House for Publishers] Two new buttons: Google and Bing Note: It is no longer necessary to generate maps from the desktop application but if one has been created, a Map button is also displayed.
  • [Modifying an address for Publishers] Latitude and longitude fields have been added.
  • [Modifying an address for Publishers] A geocode search button has been added. It detects the latitude and longitude and validates that it is within the congregation boundaries.
  • [Adding a new address for Publishers] Latitude and longitude fields have been added.
  • [Adding a new address for Publishers] A geocode search button has been added. It detects the latitude and longitude and validates that it is within the congregation boundaries.
  • [Home Screen] New carousel displaying tips
  • [Publishers Download CSV] New menu to download a publisher contact list (Name, phone and email)
  • [Modifying an address] Latitude and longitude fields have been added.
  • [Modifying an address] A geocode search button has been added. It detects the latitude and longitude and validates that it is within the congregation boundaries.
  • [Adding a new address] Latitude and longitude fields have been added.
  • [Adding a new address] A geocode search button has been added. It detects the latitude and longitude and validates that it is within the congregation boundaries.
  • [Maps] New options to display Google or Bing Maps and to display pins for addresses. Note: It is no longer necessary to generate maps from the desktop application.
  • [Draw] New menu under Maps, to create or modify existing maps Note: The rights must be given from the Desktop application for users other than the administrator
  • [Global Maps] New layout with Google and Bing buttons, allowing to display the congregation boundaries and individual maps. Note: It is no longer necessary to create the global maps from the Desktop application, but if done a button Multi-Terr (Windows) is available
  • [Congregations Boundaries] New menu under maps with Google and Bing buttons, allowing to display the congregation boundaries. Note: The boundaries must be first be defined from the Desktop application
  • [Options] Phone formats added for vietnam
  • [Screen (Publishers)] New module under options, to define the visibility and sort order of the fields when modifying an address from the House-to-house for Publishers window
  • [Screen (Users)] New module under options, to define the visibility and sort order of the fields when modifying an address by user (with login credentials)
  • Clicking the Logo displays the menu in a list format with a search bar

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • When modifying an address, users were able to enter a territory number that did not exist
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

 

Version 5.2.0004 (March 4, 2021)

      Desktop application

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Addresses] Regression error: the list was empty
  • Warning message for users using dropbox

 

 

      Web application

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Personal Options] The menu is now accessible to all users with login credentials
  • New information icon, in certain menu, to open help articles or video tutorials
  • Miscellaneous Corrections
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Version 5.2.0003 (March 3, 2021)

      Desktop application

 

New functions

  • [Streets] New menu allowing to quickly rename streets with indicator if old spelling is used again
  • [Activity] New button to sort by oldest date or by territory number
  • [SQL] New query in dropdown list to display all street names in the database ( [MT] Street names )

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Duplicated Addresses] Open in addresses module is selected by default in the drop down list
  • [Duplicated Phones] Open in addresses module is selected by default in the drop down list
  • [Activity] Improved performance when simultaneously using desktop and web application for check-in/Check-out
  • [Options] Two phone formats have been added for France
  • [Sync] Addresses / Territories; performance improvements and % progress indicator
  • Failsafe in case files are manually overwritten
  • Adjustments related to apostrophes
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      Web application

 

New functions

  • [Addresses > House-to-House] New section to display territories that do not have addresses (map only)
  • [Maps] New button to display congregation boundaries (Note: The map is available after syncing with version 5.2.0003)
  • [Backup (csv)] New menu for the administrator only; exports the online data to a csv file (that can be opened with Excel)
  • The dates are now displayed in text (instead of just numeric)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Territories for publishers] Territories with just a map (no addresses) now display the notes at the top and no longer display the warning the message
  • [Options] Two phone formats have been added for France
  • Adjustments related to apostrophes
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

 

Version 5.2.0002 (February 13, 2021)

      Desktop application

 

New functions

  • [Duplicated Addresses] New menu and functions to assist in removing duplicated addresses
  • [Duplicated phones] New menu and functions to assist in removing duplicated phone numbers
  • [Undelete] New menu to allow restoring addresses that have been deleted. Note: Only addresses deleted from this version can be restored
  • [Phone Import] New option to set empty lines in the Excel file as an unknown address or to copy the line above

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] Addresses outside boundaries: Miscellaneous Corrections
  • [Territory Printing] Prompt to sync is displayed if territories where checked in or out since the last sync
  • [Phone Import] Performance improvements
  • [Sync] Latitude/Longitude info is now synchronized with web app
  • The geocodes lookup is ignored for civic numbers that are at 0
  • Duplicated Addresses: Civic numbers at 0 are ignored from the duplicates
  • When creating a map for a territory without addresses, the map will be positioned at the last point created instead of prompting for an address
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      Web application

 

New functions

  • [Territory for publishers] The Notes in the Territory module of the desktop application are displayed at the top, below the territory number. Note: Hyperlinks are supported (by using html tags)
  • [Options] New section; Layouts
  • [Options] Layout; option to open google maps with geocode or address when cliking address
  • [Options] Layout; options to exclude extra fields from specific layouts

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Add address] Extra fields were not displayed and type managed correctly
  • [Address search] The civic number has been increased to maximum of 999999999 (instead 99999)
  • [Publishers] An instruction message is displayed at the top
  • [Addresses / House-to-House] Deleted territories are no longer listed
  • [Options] The house-to-house menu has been renamed Generate Territory
  • [Options] The layout section has been moved to the new Layout menus
  • The word address has been changed to civic number for field where only the number applies
  • The comments, languages and codes are separated with a straight line ( | ) when generating a new territory
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

 

Version 5.2.0001 (January 17, 2021)

      Desktop application

 

New functions

  • [List] New menu in the Territories section, (same as color under the Maps tab); allows to modify city, map color and and territory type in a list format
  • [Extra fields] New menu in Addresses section, (same as extra fields button in the territories module); allows to add up to 5 new fields that will be available in both the desktop and web application. These fields can phone, email, list of publishers, hyperlink or free-form text
  • [Territory Printing] New Excel template S-8_H_QR ; the postal code is displayed in date column (based on S-8_G_QR)
  • [Territory Printing] New standard report; House-to-house (3) It displays the postal code instead of the pin #

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] Addresses Outside boundaries; Miscellaneous improvements
  • [Global maps] The map displayed a blank page under certain circumstances
  • [Coordinates] the menu has been removed
  • [Options] The window has been simplified (under the website tab)
  • [Synchronize] In certain circumstances the territory type was not updated online
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      Web application

 

New functions

  • [Publishers Layout] All layouts display an edit icon (pencil) beside each extra fields; allowing the publisher to modify only the selected field instead of using the window containing all fields
  • [Publishers Layout] All non-letter layouts display a language button; allowing the publisher to modify only the lanugage field instead of using the window containing all fields
  • [Publishers Layout] The Edit (Language/Notes) buttons are now available after the address has been completed
  • [Address search] New check box [Do not display extra fields]
  • New layout: Letters (follow-up); same as the letter layout except with an additional Letter Sent button. The objective is to allow the publishers to write multiple times to the same household, following up on their previous letter.Clicking the Letter Sent button will indicate the date and how many letters were sent
  • [Options] Letters (follow-up) is available in the layout section (defining the default layout for each territory type)
  • [Personal] New menu under Options allowing each user to decide how the application behaves after updating an address; 1) Automatically returning to the list or 2) displaying a successful message and clicking the Return button

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Address] Displays all address information
  • Temporary notes were not cleared when generating a new territory
  • Vietnamese characters were not displayed correctly after clicking the update button
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.1.0002 R1 Website Only (November 24, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Territories] By Publisher; Late Territories; An address button has been added, displaying the addresses sent to the publishers (user rights required, same as the menu Addresses -> House-to-House)
  • [Territories] By Publisher; Late Territories; (Completed) is indicated beside the publisher's name if all the addresses are either been found home or have not been home 3 times

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Adding a new address] The postal code has been added
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.1.0002 (November 15, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Search] Now possible to search addresses with or without phone numbers
  • [Addresses] Extra fields; the types Phone and Email are now available
  • [Repair tool] Home tab: Repairs addresses discrepancy between the desktop and web applications
  • [Repair tool] Distribution tab: Repairs activity discrepancy between the desktop and web applications
  • [Web app] Extra fields type Phone and Email are now available
  • [Web app] City and postal/zip code have been added when editing an address information

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Miscellaneous Corrections
  • [Web app] Corrected apartment number sort order
  • [Web app] Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.1.0001 R1 Website Only (November 8, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Options] New option to set phone number format
  • [Options] New option to set address format for publishers screens and PDF

 

      5.1.0001 (November 1, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Addresses] New button to add up to 5 extra personalized fields; with 3 types available; 1) List of publishers 2) Hyperlink 3) Free form text
  • [Maps/Colors] Added the territory type
  • [Verification] New window single view with 5 extra fields
  • [Verification] Shortcut appears also in main tab if there are addresses to verify
  • [S-13] Now accepts between 6 and 26 rows instead of 12-26
  • [Exchange between congregations] new option to prompt before exchanging with other congregations
  • [Exchange between congregations] New synchronize button
  • [Configuration tab > Options] New option not to update geocodes automatically when adding a new address
  • [Website tab > Options] New option not to prompt before syncing when opening application
  • [Web app] New language Vietnamese (translation in progress)
  • [Web app] 5 extra customs field throughout the application (click on Extra Fields button in Addresses menu to define these custom fields)
  • [Web app] Territories > To be assigned: Territories are now grouped by type, clicking on the type name or the + sign expands the section (if there is only one type, the section will be automatically expanded)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Addresses/complete List/Datasheet] The territory number was not selected automatically
  • [S-13] Sorting is forced each time to avoid incoherent data
  • [Synchronization] Miscellaneous Corrections
  • Dari language was added
  • Miscellaneous Corrections
  • [Web app] Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0046 R2 Website Only (October 7, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Options] Email a copy when assigning a territory now supports multiple email addresses (they must be separated with a comma)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Options] Email a copy when assigning a territory was not sending the email if a custom message was not defined

 

      5.0.0046 R1 Website Only (September 20, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Assign] The territory number is now displayed in the message when successufully assigning a territory. Clicking on the territory number opens the territory page, same as the publishers.

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [House-to-House for publishers] The apartment number, intercom, name and phone number are now displayed after being modified by the publisher

 

      5.0.0046 (August 15, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Most Used Menus] Shortcut to go directly to the menu that are used the most often, it displays the top 10 (Note: the dropdown is refreshed when opening the application or changing the language
  • [Statistics] Ability to display statistics by territory type
  • [Web App] The number of times the householder was Not Home was is displayed after the date (it applies to House-to-House, Intercom, Phone and Detailed layouts)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] The test database validation is now displayed first on the list
  • [Web App] Language description was not included in certain cases for house-to-house records
  • New installer type, resolving message that it was used by another application
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0045 R1 Website Only (July 28, 2020)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Web Options] Corrections when toggling options and checkout message was doubling and cutoff
  • [Web Options; House-to-House] The default [Do Not Call] code was not set properly

 

      5.0.0045 (July 18, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Web App] Assign; new check box; [ Generate new territory ]. This option eliminates the need reprint a new territory after it has been updated. The generated territory will take the latest information (Note: the publisher will be able to download a PDF from the email link)
  • [Web App] Options; new [ House-to-House ] section. Allowing to select the categories/codes, languages, and different options to be used when generating a new territory from the Assign module

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [History] Clicking on the blue header sorts the column ascending, clicking again sorts descending
  • [Sync] Minor adjustments to the sync for activity
  • [Web App] Greater contrast between each row
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0044 R1 Website Only (July 4, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Web App] Publisher window; added options for territories without addresses. Now the users sees the Map button (instead of the message Not Found) when the territory has no addresses or the territory has not yet been printed. Note: Maps are always available even if the territory has been returned

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Web Options] Text boxes related to check boxes are disabled when unchecked
  • [Web App] Clicking on the version number on the main page opens this page
  • [Web App] Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0044 (July 3, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Web Options] Option to email a copy when assigning a territory
  • [Web Options] The message when assigning territories can be longer than 256 characters

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Complete List] Regression: the addresses were not sorted by street name
  • [Validation] Addresses without geocodes now opens the Address module (instead of Complete List)
  • [Web App] Publisher window; When Hide Addresses Found was active, the Home button would bring the user back to the top, now goes to the next one
  • [Web App] Publisher window; The look of the Download PDF button was modified to differentiate the dropdown section of the button
  • [Web App] Publisher window; [Add new address] button is no longer displayed when the option is not available (instead of being disabled)
  • [Web App] Miscellaneous Corrections
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0043 (June 20, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Users] New options to view Addresses --> House-to-house

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Export Addresses] Territory numbers were not added to the territory module if the territory number was modified for an one that did not exist
  • [Territory Printing] Legacy function Microsoft Streets&Trips has been removed
  • [Territory Printing] Incorrect page numbers in Excel when the box to manually define sort order was checked
  • [Web App] House-to-house: A message is displayed if territories have addresses but have not been generated from the Printing module
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0042 - Website only (June 11, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Web App] New menu under Addresses; House-to-house. It gives access to the house-to-house records, the same as the QR code or the email link (Allowing for PDF download)
  • [Web App] Maps: new field to filter information

 

      5.0.0042 (June 9, 2020)

 

New functions

  • New help module: Did you know
  • [Website Options] New field to select the default PDF font
  • [Website Options] New fields to select default layout of the 5 territory types
  • [Web App] The publishers can now choose from the 6 different screen layouts
  • [Web App] The publishers can now download the addresses in PDF format. There are 6 different PDF formats, the PDF format changes depending on the screen layout
  • [Web App] New option to select the default PDF font
  • [Web App] New option to select default layout of the 5 territory types

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] Performance Improvements
  • [Web App] Miscellaneous Visual Corrections
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0041 (May 11, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Website Options] New field to rename Intercom
  • [Web App] New option to rename the Intercom field
  • [Web App] Intercom is now a free form dropdown
  • [Web App] Address search; phone number has been added to the Search and the result fields

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Web App] Miscellaneous Visual Corrections
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0040 (May 2, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Web App] New window: Search for publishers

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Web App] Publishers and Addresses are now dropdown lists with Search and Add New options
  • [Web App] Adding New addresses; if the city is captured, it will be taken into consideration when verifying if the address already exists
  • Regression: error message when exchange between congregations
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0039 (May 1, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Search] Street name now accepts partial spelling
  • [Geocoding] Ability to modify the street and city spelling during validation
  • [Geocoding] If no addresses are found, a popup window is displayed allowing the user to modify the spelling
  • [Users] Ability to create web users with different access rights

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validate] Prompts user every 25 addresses to continue
  • Territory number auto-detect; if territory boundaries overlap, the first territory number found is selected
  • Template L_A, the Name column font is reduced if it does not fit in the column
  • New languages added to the list: Quebec Sign Language and Tibetan
  • New logo and icon for version 5
  • [Web App] New addresses could not be added if no foreign languages existed
  • [Web App] New look (note: Google user will need to clear browsing data: Cached images and files)
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0038 (March 16, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Verification] New Verified button for each line
  • [Verification] The street name in a different color for new addresses for which the street name does not exist
  • [Verification] The territory number , address and street fields have been added for previous info section

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Help] New button in Home tab (documentation partially completed - English only)
  • [Web app] Civic # was not updated when modified by users with passwords
  • Error when creating maps if civic # contained letters
  • Form S-8_G_QR no longer strikethrough when a congregation has multiple local languages
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0037 (February 26, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Web Options] New options for late territories
  • [Web Options] New option to hide found addresses
  • [Web App] New button for publishers to hide found addresses
  • [Web App] New menu: Late territories; with buttons to send email reminders
  • [Web App] Options: new options for late territories and hide found addresses
  • Civic number has been increased from a maximum of 5 digits to a maximum of 9 digits

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Drivers have been updated to MySQL 8.0.19 and Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable 2019
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0036 (February 3, 2020)

 

New functions

  • [Validation] Outside boundaries; redesign of the way the list is generated, all addresses are displayed in the same window. The Dislay in browser icon, now displays the congregation boundaries in addition to the pin for the address
  • [Saving Maps] Maps are now saved directly to an online database instead of creating and downloading a file
  • [Colors] New column displaying the number of addresses to be printed per territory based on the boxes selected in the Territory Printing module
  • [Exchange between congregations] New menu to define how to manage the exchange between congregations when multiple databases are used (example: house-to-house and telephone are in different databases) . Click here to read article
  • [Verification] New button: Verification Completed. The list is populated after a sync, clicking on the button, empties the list
  • New Excel template L_F.xls
  • Excel Printing Templates, new tab containing Territory name and territory notes (you can use to create your own formula)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Offline] has been renamed [Global Maps]; it also updates the online site at the same time
  • [Manual Sort order] Regression: the function no longer worked; now reactivated
  • Improvements to detect if address already exists during automatic exchange with other congregations
  • Better support for local html files with size greater than 65000 bytes
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0035 (December 17, 2019)

 

New functions

  • [Web Options] Number of days for late territories may now be set
  • [Web App] New options menu
  • [Web App] New button; Download Excel Import file (from the Add New addresses module)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Territories] Modifying territory number; the website is updated automatically without having to sync
  • [Training Mode] Option has been removed
  • [Printing forms] Website only radio button added and misc corrections
  • [Web App] Miscellaneous Corrections
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0034 (December 2, 2019)

 

New functions

  • [Territory Printing] New box to add the [Last found date] in the comments field for [Do not calls]
  • [Web Options] New option to block the QR code and email link when a territory is returned
  • [Web App] Return: New switch to block the QR code and email link
  • [Web App] All territories: Blocked territories appear in a different color with a Lock icon
  • [Web App] Deactivated: New menu under Territories, listing all blocked territories
  • [Web App] Clicking a locked territories opens a new window with 2 options on how to reactivate

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0033 (November 27, 2019)

 

New functions

  • [Upload] New configure button to set global view map opacity
  • [Offline] New configure button to set global view map opacity
  • [Territory Printing] New configure button to set global view map opacity
  • [Web App] Login; Eye to display password
  • [Web App] Button for publishers to Reverse to Not Home (in case Home was clicked by mistake)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Web Options] The Box "Add addresses" was not refreshing the website
  • [Web App] Check-in; check box changed for switch
  • [Web App] Address search; check box changed for switch
  • [Web App] Add new address button is visible but disabled if rights were not given to publishers
  • [Web App] Miscellaneous Corrections
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0032 (November 22, 2019)

 

New functions

  • [Events] New module (Distribution tab) to create and delete events to be used on the website and desktop application
  • [Saving maps] new option 4x6 and 8.5x11 sizes
  • [3.Print] New option to select printing size
  • [Web Options] New option to allow publishers (without login) to enter new addresses
  • [Verification - Website tab] New buttons to detect geocodes and validate territory numbers, as well as addresses added from the website are displayed
  • [Web App] Addresses tab: Button to add new addresses
  • [Web App] Adding an event during territory assignment, adds to the Events module after sync

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] A new line to indicate if test database (not displayed if live database)
  • [Validation] Adjustments for new databases sorting by distance
  • [Territory Printing] Hide given out territories was not filtering
  • [Map Printing] The congregation boundaries were not displayed correctly when creating a territory for Europe
  • [Exchange between congregations] The language was set 0 instead of blank when the address already existed
  • [Web App] Miscellaneous Corrections
  • Miscellaneous Corrections
  • Message displayed if November 2019 Windows update must be removed

 

      5.0.0031 (September 27, 2019)

 

New functions

  • [Display/Hide Controls] New option to display/hide business names on Google Maps

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Adjustments to support multiple local languages
  • [Web App] Address search; the foreign languages addresses are no longer striked
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0030 (September 23, 2019)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Null error when syncing between congregations

 

      5.0.0029 (September 23, 2019)

 

New functions

  • [Congregations] Ability to define multiple local languages
  • [Map Printing] New option to print on 4x6 blank card with customized header/footer
  • [Text 4x6] New menu to define header/footer for 4x6 blank territory cards
  • [S-13] New option to include events (options to sort and # of rows option also included in window)
  • [Email Request] Box to filter active MT5 users (only visible if at least one user exists)
  • [SQL] Ability to save/retreive queries
  • [Options] New option to keep the zoom at the level when addresses exist
  • [Website Options] Ability to add Other Addresses button for publishers. Especially useful for surveys, in order not to add addresses that already exist, but are now in a foreign language
  • [Exchange between congregations] Only syncing addresses that were modified in the last year

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Congregations] Message displayed if Active MT5 user
  • [History] At times the Delete button was not available
  • [Territory printing] Corrected Sort order when toggling between "Hide given out territories"
  • [Install Drivers] Files downloaded if folder does not exist
  • [Web App] The comments and codes now appear in the main list when modified by the publisher
  • [Web App] The last modified date was not updated
  • [Web App] The hyperlink color has been changed to Orange (it can changed from Website Options)
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0028 (July 26, 2019)

 

New functions

  • [Addresses] New field "Last found date", button to set today's date
  • [Validation] New option "Addresses not assigned to a territory"
  • [Web App] Assign: check "Do not send email"; default value based on website options

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0027 (July 22, 2019)

 

New functions

  • New windows with map to prevent setting latitude/longitude outside congregation boundaries or when multiple possibilities
  • Addresses outside boundaries: New buttons: To update all addresses displayed and to show next batch

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Congregations] Local boundaries: manual configuration has been increased from 200 to 300 pins
  • Addresses outside boundaries not displayed in non-English environment
  • Error message when creating map design page in Italian
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0026

 

New functions

  • [Addresses] Latitude and longitude updated after changing the language
  • All geocodes are processed at once with ability to stop process every 50 updates

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Removed limitation of 2500 geocodes per day
  • Latitude was set to 0 in non-English Windows environment
  • Saving map: if out of memory error, tries 3 times before giving error message
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0025

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Miscellaneous Error Message Corrections

 

      5.0.0023

 

New functions

  • [Map Creation] Buttons to display congregation boundaries

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0022

 

New functions

  • [Geocoding] Added support for special characters in new geocoding API

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Error when syncing between congregations if no internet access
  • Packaging adjustments
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0021

 

New functions

  • [Options] New option: Do not update postal code with geocode

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Verification if connected to internet when opening application
  • Minor adjustments when sorting by distance
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0020

 

New functions

  • [Exchange between congregations] Added function to support different street name spelling between congregations and reduce duplicates

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0019

 

New functions

  • [Offline/Global view] Congregation boundaries are displayed along the individual territories
  • [Export/Import] Now possible to export addresses, modify and reimport
  • Geocoding; new API with greater daily quotas

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

      5.0.0012 (April 11, 2019)

 

New functions

  • [Smartphone app] Check-in/Check-out, Publishers management, updating address information, viewing maps
  • Automatic transfer between congregations
  • [1. Map Create]
  • [2. Map Style]
  • [3. Print]
  • [Divide]
  • [Merge]
  • [Hide/Display Controls]
  • [Printing Forms]
  • [text]
  • [Adresses] New intercom field
  • [Territory printing] New option to use html form
  • [S-13] New option to group by territory type
  • 2 new excel templates with intercom column
  • Dropbox: message if someone else is connected at the same time
  • [Options] new option sort by distance; Recalculated before printing and Reminders window use different functions
  • [Options] allow to leave address empty
  • [Map creation] new button to remove last pin
  • [Import] New option to import Publishers (template in c:\multi-terr\import)

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • The menus have been separated into more intuitive tabs
  • [Territory Search] The intercom field has been added
  • [Datasheet] Header displayed in the application's language
  • [Statistics] Window was empty if there was no addresses in the database
  • [Options] QR code is always saved in lowercase
  • [S-13] The most recent check-in date is now first
  • [S-13] Performance improvements
  • [Offline] bing map not always centered
  • Error correction when creating maps with only pins in French Windows
  • Miscellaneous Corrections

 

This section lists the version history for Multi-Terr version 4

      4.2.0002 (2018-07-14)

 

New functions

  • [Territory Printing] Check box to hide territories that have been checked out
  • [Offline] New menu to show all territories on one map without having to upload to website

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] Duplicated addresses; showed an empty list
  • [Properties & Maps] The list button showed an empty list
  • [Color] Showed an empty list
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.2.0001 (2018-06-29)

 

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New functions

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Reports] Code report; now sorted by territory number
  • [S-13] Correction of territory number sort
  • [Congregations] Display boundaries button; performance improvement
  • [SQL] New script territories that have not been worked in the last 6 months
  • Corrected Exponential Notation conversion when importing maps
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.1.0009 (2018-01-19)

 

New functions

  • [Congregations] New LOAD KMZ button

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.1.0008 (2017-11-10)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Activity] Correction for event error message
  • [Publishers] Correction for book study error message
  • New icon to clearly identify demo mode
  • Setting attribute to compact database when closing the application
  • Various translation corrections
  • Google was giving a message that quota had been reached before 2500
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.1.0007 (2017-09-19)

 

New functions

  • [Reports] New Territory report; lists all territories. If the territory is out, date, publisher and number of days are displayed. Can be used instead of S-13 for day-to-day check-in/check out
  • [Training mode] A new module to train with a database that contains testing data

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] Addresses outside boundaries; fixed in French environment (comma as decimal separator)
  • [Properties & Maps] Error message when setting transparency on maps in French environment
  • [Properties & Maps] Removed the new warning from Google (yellow line) regarding browser version
  • [Properties & Maps] Fixed Street Order by distance in French environment
  • [Properties & Maps] Reverse map option would display blank page for European maps
  • [Properties & Maps] Setup (map); correction when only one map exists
  • Mismatch error when detecting territory number in French environment
  • Additional validation for Internal Unique Identifier
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.1.0006 (2017-08-23)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] Addresses outside boundaries; did not display in non-english Windows environment
  • [Properties & Maps] Error message when setting transparency on maps in non-english Windows environment
  • [Properties & Maps] Removed new warning from Google (yellow line) regarding browser version when saving map as an image
  • [Properties & Maps] Street button; Did not sort by distance in non-english Windows environment
  • [Languages] Find Congregation button; Distance is now displayed in non-english Windows environment
  • Mismatch error when detecting territory number in non-english Windows environment
  • Miscellaneous minor corrections

 

      4.1.0005 (2017-08-14)

 

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New functions

  • [Validation] A new Details button for new boundaries
  • [Validation] Smaller validation window with 3 basic information
  • [Addresses] Field to indicate which congregation the address was transferred to and when
  • [Properties & Maps] The Copy and Setup (manual) buttons have been moved to the new More Options section
  • [Properties & Maps] Backup of maps is automatic created when importing or deleting, with the ability to view and restore older maps
  • [Properties & Maps]  Delete map button has been added
  • [Properties & Maps]  Additional options for maps appearance; reversed map and border opacity and border width, also a dropdown list with predefined formats.
  • [Territory Printing] New templates S-8_E and L_Dhave been added. It is based on the forms where addresses of foreign languages are greyed out with strike-though but now special feature for Do Not calls
  • [Territory Printing] Button select/unselect all languages
  • [Reports] New report: Territories issued by group
  • [Options] Dropdown list to define the News language (if left blank, it will take English unless the application is in French)
  • [News] New menu to see MT related news and announcements
  • [Maps] New menu in Import, same function as import button in Properties & Maps
  • [Error List] Retry button; allowing to resend after geocodes corrections or congregations added
  • [Database Encryption] Ability to password protect the database files containing local congregation information
  • New look; icons supporting theme in Office 2010, 2013 and 2016

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] Congregations that already exist will be automatically updated without user intervention if contact or boundaries have been updated
  • [Properties & Maps] An Arrow pointing to the Import button is displayed after the Setup (Map) Is clicked
  • [Properties & Maps] Regression error correction: The QR code was always displayed
  • [Properties & Maps] The territories are created automatically if part of the import boundaries file
  • [Territory Printing] and [Reports] Menus moved to the left, closer to properties and Maps
  • [Activity] Deleted territories are removed from the list
  • [Publishers] Regression error correction: New button from window now works
  • [Congregations] The Search now also looks at the Email 2 field
  • [Congregations] Error for displaying map if congregation name had Cyrillic characters
  • [About] The help icon opens the version history page
  • Performance improvement on individual maps creation
  • Improvements on address validation when multiple exports for the same congregation is done
  • Upload to website now always uses ftp in passive and binary mode (Office 64-bit blocks active mode ftp)
  • The message when news is available is no longer displayed (replaced by News menu turning red when news available)
  • Miscellaneous corrections

 

      4.0.0185 (2017-03-14)

 

New functions

  • [Properties & Maps] A PRINT button has been added to the Instructions window when saving a map
  • [Properties & Maps] An arrow beside the pins and boundaries buttons is now displayed to indicate which of the three buttons will be triggered automatically after a map is imported or the map color is changed (by default the system will open Boundaries only). The arrow indicates the last button clicked
  • [Properties & Maps]  The maps are now saved in the maps folder under where the database is located, instead of being under where the application is installed (this change enables the automatic sharing of maps on dropbox)
  • [Territory Printing] A new template S-8_D has been added. It is based on the S-8_B form but addresses of foreign languages are grayed out with strike-though
  • [Color] A button has been added (magnifying glass) to open Properties & Maps directly

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] Street Order, an arrow indicates the button to be clicked and closing the streets window brings you directly to the next territory
  • [Properties & Maps] The map is refreshed as soon as it is saved
  • [Properties & Maps] Compact instructions window has been redesigned
  • [Properties & Maps] Saving a map; the window closes automatically after saving
  • [Properties & Maps] Regression error, the Print button S-12 was not using default printer
  • [Properties & Maps] Setup (map) would not show the other maps if only one map existed
  • [Territory Printing] Unselected codes were still printed if the first code column was empty and there was a code in the 2nd or 3rd column
  • [Code] Modifying a code would only update the 1st column, not the 2nd and 3rd
  • Deployment: saved maps will be copied from application folder to the maps folder under the database is located
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0184 (2017-03-04)

 

New functions

  • [Properties & Maps] Setup (map) button: Ability to show/hide other maps directly from the browser

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Properties & Maps] Setup (map) button: Major performance improvement when opening window
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0183 (2017-02-26)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Addresses] The column order now matches the Datasheet
  • [Validation]  Redesign of the way the window is opened
  • [Upload]  Major performance improvement in creating index page
  • Street order would loop if two (2) different streets had the exact same geocode
  • Error correction of message parameter UID when opening application
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0182 (2017-02-04)

 

New functions

  • [Telephone] New import module specifically designed for telephone territories
  • [QR Code] New module to personalize the QR code; size, position and color
  • [Options] New option to validate street spelling when importing from another congregation
  • [Validation] New validation is the street order by distance needs to be adjusted
  • [Validation] Check box to determine if the Validation window is automatically displayed when launching the application
  • [Validation] A help button is now displayed for each of the line, providing context-sensitive online help

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Territory Printing] Phone territory formats have been modified to handle 5 digits for the apartment number
  • [Properties & Maps]  The territory history is now deleted at the same as the territory
  • [Help] Buttons have been added to reflect the new available videos
  • [Export] In some cases, addresses were sent a second time or caused an error
  • [Options] QR and confirmation code are automatically updated (email with instructions will continue to be sent)
  • Colors have been added to the list (dark colors to be used with QR code)
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0180 (2017-01-05)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Export] Division by zero error if no boundaries defined
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0179 (2016-12-31)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Languages]  The local language has been added, along with the number of doors in the local language
  • Languages] The magnifying glass button opens according to the selection in the address search window
  • [Properties & Maps] A list button has been added (it opens the Color module)
  • [Color] Two fields have been added for each territory: the total number of doors and the total number in the local language
  • [Export] Performance and system resource management improvements for databases with very large amount of foreign doors (example: 25000 addresses of the same foreign language)
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0177 (2016-12-18)

 

New functions

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Territory Printing] Message "Selection did not return any doors" was displayed even if the box Print house-to-house records was unchecked
  • [Properties & Maps]  If no doors are associated to a territory, the option Boundaries only is automatically selected after a map has been modified instead of Boundaries and Pins
  • [Properties & Maps] The Pin numbers are now in the same order as the printed sheets
  • [Properties & Maps] Centered the QR code in the white box on S-12 format
  • [Validation] Warning "addresses outside boundaries" was always displayed if less then 20 doors existed in the database
  • [Validation] Warning "addresses outside boundaries" was not displayed if the pin was located in a different hemisphere
  • [Validation] Fine tuning in detection of other languages and congregations
  • [Import] If the date is blank in the import file, the current date will be taken
  • [Website Master maps] Page refreshed when opened (deployed on website and not the application)
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0175 (2016-12-02)

 

New functions

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Congregations] New did not work (regression from version 4.0.0174)

 

      4.0.0174 (2016-11-29)

 

 New functions

  • [Help] A new module with step-by-step instructions on how to configure Multi-Terr
  • [Validation] New window to fix addresses that are outside the territory boundaries
  • [Share] Added support for email remote servers (previously only supported Outlook)
  • [Share] The sharing boundaries email now includes an hyperlink to your congregation's map (email usually sent to congregations using a software other than Multi-Terr)
  • [Color] New module allowing to set the territories city and the map colors for territories in a continuous form

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Export] Memory resource management (preventing exceeding limitation on Office 32-bit systems)
  • [Share] The email button in boundaries grouping has been renamed Share
  • [About] Internet Explorer version has been added when clicking on System Information (the version must be 9 or greater)
  • [Validation] Icons have been changed
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0173 (2016-11-12)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validate] The user is prompt every 100 addresses to allow to pause the process (practical for congregation with very large number of doors)
  • [Import] Fine tuning of the manual verification window (last step of the import process)
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0171 (2016--11-07)

 

New functions

  • [Addresses] New window to modify addresses. Top part is single view and the bottom part, a datasheet view
  • [Territory Search] Now includes the option to select one of the 3 windows; addresses, complete list, datasheet
  • [Territory Printing] 3 new standard report formats have been added (allows to print without Excel)
  • [Properties & Maps] A Copy button has been added.It allows to copy the boundaries of another territory (useful if dividing a territory in two)
  • [SQL] Two buttons have been added; Reset to clear the Query window and Save as Excel to export result 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Congregations] A delete button has been added to the window (Note : it is still possible to delete from the Edit tab)
  • [Congregations] The Setup (manual) window now indicates the pin sequence order number
  • [Properties & Maps] The Setup (manual) window now indicates the pin sequence order number
  • [Languages] Find all and find congregation buttons; the local congregation boundaries must now be defined first
  • [Languages] Find All button did not work if one of the languages was not defined correctly (Language column blank)
  • [Export] Performance improvement
  • [Export] Addresses without latitude and longitude are now sent if only one congregation of that language exists
  • [Import] Ability to find the street name even if the local database spelling is different than the excel file (Note: geocodes must exist)
  • [Import] Blank lines in Excel import file are now removed during the import process
  • [Import] Importing other languages - Language is automatically added if it does not exist in the local database (file usually sent by language groups)
  • [Import] The counter at the top of the Import correction window has been removed (the count can still be seen at the bottom)
  • [Import] There was an error message when correcting a street name that contained an apostrophe
  • [S-13] Performance improvement
  • [S-13] Page numbers added at the bottom
  • [Location] Internal Error message if the location drive did not exist, it now displays a more descriptive message
  • Added support for international decimal separators (with certain regional settings the latitude and longitude were displaying zeros)
  • The user is now prompt before recalculating an existing latitude and longitude (usually when the city or street name are modified)
  • [Sort] The button has been moved to the tools grouping
  • [Switch database] The button has been moved to Validation grouping
  • The Territories boundaries menu has been removed (use UPLOAD instead)
  • The Outskirts menu has been removed (use the Validation window; outside boundaries section instead)
  • The application is now developed using 2016 technology
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0169 (2016-08-15)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Removing READ-ONLY attribute on data files before modifying structure
  • [Email Request Message] The box uses the full height of the screen
  • The maps were not displayed if the territory number contained an operational character (minus, plus, comma, period)

 

      4.0.0168 (2016-08-05)

 

New functions

  • [Import] Now supports any Excel file structure (with column headers)
  • [Email Request] Ability to send mass emails filtered by import date
  • [Message] Allows to define the message for the email Requests
  • [Congregations] New quick search field (verifies against congregation name, contact name and email addresses)
  • [Languages] The find congregation button allows to select from a list if congregation is not automatically detected

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Export] The city defined in the properties is now included in the export file if no city was specified with the address
  • [Export] Performance improvement (especially for databases with 10000 or more addresses of foreign languages)
  • [Export] There was an error if a language code had an apostrophe
  • [Validation] Export reminders were remaining on the screen if addresses were modified the same day as the export
  • [Validation / Languages] The congregation being validated is displayed on the screen (if they share your boundaries, the language and congregation are added)
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0165 (2016-07-10)

 

New functions

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Upload] The map type is automatically depending on available information (map boundaries, doors)
  • [Upload] The upload was interrupted with large number of files
  • [Geocode update] The territory number is now displayed beside the address when multiple choices is returned by Google
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0164 (2016-06-27)

 

New functions

  • [Properties & Maps] An instructions check box has been added. When unchecked, the small window is displayed when saving maps as an image.

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • System will not prompt for new version when the application is opened if answered NO once, only the icon in the menu will be displayed. Once a version is installed from the menu, then it will start prompting again.
  • Error under certain circumstances during geocode mass update if local congregation boundaries are not defined
  • Application terminated if the S-12 button was clicked on one window and save as bitmap clicked on the other window.
  • Adjustments in door count of code module
  • Error during import under certain circumstances
  • Miscellaneous minor issues

 

      4.0.0159 (2016-06-09)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Further adjustments for systems using a comma as decimal separator
  • Error when detecting territory number if the Google quota was reached

 

      4.0.0158 (2016-06-08)

 

New functions

  • [Properties & Maps / Upload] A details link has been added beside [Use filter from printing module]. It allows to visualize which codes and languages are included

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • The dropdown list for territory type was reset to English after a new installation
  • Regression error in version 4.0.0157: Pins were not displayed in Properties & Maps when [Use filter from printing module] was selected
  • The territory search and languages count now consider all 3 codes columns
  • The city was printed at the top of the house-to-house record on the first page of the territory (Excel templates)
  • An error was displayed when importing latitude and longitude in environment with comma as decimal separator
  • Microsoft EDGE was not displaying the webpage in certain environments
  • Retroactive export reminders for newly added congregations
  • New languages are now added even if all current languages are not defined

 

      4.0.0157 (2016-06-02)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • It was not possible to define congregation boundaries if the google quota had been reached
  • Regression error in version 4.0.0155; an error message was displayed when opening the Properties & Maps module

 

      4.0.0155 (2016-06-02)

 

New functions

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Properties & Maps / Congregations] A number is indicated on the pin when creating or modifying maps, so as to make it easier to follow
  • [Properties & Maps / Congregations] The maximum number of pins when defining a map has been increased from 99 pins to 199 pins
  • [Properties & Maps] The doors are shown as a grey pin marked with an X when defining the territory maps
  • [Complete List / Datasheet] An excel file created from these modules can now be modified and re-imported
  • [Complete List / Datasheet] The latitude and longitude is recalculated after modifying the civic number or street name
  • The city was not printed at the top of the house-to-house record
  • The distance was not calculated in environments with a comma as decimal separator

 

      4.0.0154 (2016-05-20)

 

New functions

  • Define your own phone number format from the Options module

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • The street name, apt number, telephone, postal code and name fields have been increased to 255 characters. Note: Use the Datasheet module to expand the width of a field on the screen
  • Error messages during import validation

 

      4.0.0153 (2016-05-16)

 

New functions

  • New report in S-13 format

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Added support for Czech alphabet
  • Improvements in export reminders; improved date filtering
  • Improvements in automatic selection when google returns multiple geocodes for an address
  • Geocode update window was not translated
  • Comments were not printed when the associated code had a null description

 

      4.0.0152 (2016-05-09)

 

New functions

  • Ability to backup your files with Multi-Terr, new option in the Options module
  • New UPLOAD button to upload all your maps to the webserver in one step

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Some maps were not generated on windows system that have a comma as decimal separator
  • [SQL] the Query box now uses the height of the screen
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes

 

      4.0.0149 (2016-04-28)

 

New functions

  • [Properties & Maps] Floating bar for creating image file (buttons were hidden on smaller screens)/a>
  • [Reports] The territory number is now shown on the codes report/a>

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Late territories] Error when sending reminders for territories with no addresses
  • A datatype error message was displayed during map validation for certain Office versions

 

      4.0.0148 (2016-04-24)

 

New functions

  • [Coordinates] New option to find the latitude and longitude of a specific point by clicking on the map. The menu opens the site: http://maps.multi-terr.com

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Properties & Maps] The ADD button now only displays supported file formats
  • [Options] the Email Request button is now disabled if the QR code information already exists
  • Division by zero error in certain cases when validating maps

 

      4.0.0147 (2016-04-12)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • In certain cases the webpage was not centered when creating a new territory map

 

      4.0.0146 (2016-04-11)

 

New functions

  • [Validate] Ability to validate one territory at the time
  • [Import] Ability to remove code, comment or language during manual validation

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Improvements in Spanish translation
  • [Setup maps webpage] now in the application's language
  • [Setup maps webpage] the Address search option has been moved from the webpage to Multi-Terr
  • Improvements in accuracy (eliminate false-positives) when verifying if an address is within a territory's boundaries
  • [Locations] application error if path had an apostrophe
  • [Printing territories] Error was displayed when only a blank space was entered in the manual field
  • [Properties and maps] Error message was displayed in certain instances when clicking the ADD Map button

 

      4.0.0143 (2016-04-02)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Office 64-bit support has been added
  • Some duplicated addresses were showing in the report but not in the fix button
  • The [Late territories , Late territories by group, territories issued by publisher, territories issued by territory, territories to be issued, territories to be issued by territory] reports have been corrected
  • The standard house-to-house report on letter format was printing blank pages

 

      4.0.0141 (2016-03-29)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • The Switch Database window has been enlarged
  • Backup function was not working for cloud files
  • Congregations already exported were still displayed in Validation window
  • Manual map setup: incorrect behavior when entering only geocodes
  • New map colors available

 

      4.0.0140 (2016-03-25)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • [Validation] Local Congregation boundaries: In certain cases the fix button was not opening the local congregation
  • [Validation] Neighbouring Congregation boundaries: The local boundaries must be defined before adding neighboring congregations. Having no boundaries was causing to import congregations in the entire country
  • [Validation] Neighbouring Congregation boundaries:A new window allows to match the new congregation found and congregations created in version 3
  • [Validation] Duplicate addresses: The fix button was returning all apartments for buildings with a duplicated apartment number
  • The install shield was launched twice for automatic updates

 

      4.0.0139 (2016-03-22)

 

Bug Fixes and minor changes

  • Duplicated addresses: Now it is only a warning message and the user may decide to keep or delete the address
  • City: The application looks for new latitude and longitude when a city is added to a individual address
  • Address selection when updating latitude and longitude: the window was blank if some addresses returned by google had special characters. 
  • Congregation contact information: The congregation name and first email address field are disabled if the information is coming from the congregation
  • Export: Performance improvement when multiple addresses and congregations of the same language and added congregation name indicator