SkyWin® One release notes

Release 19.0

19.0.1  —  May 1, 2019
New features / enhancements
  • THE FIRST VERSION of SkyWin One !!!
  • API endpoints for Member, Passenger, Jump, Transaction and some old ones for backward compatibility to the previous Web Service
  • View functionality for Member, Club, Passenger, Transaction
  • Full functionality for Groups
  • Full functionality for User and Role handling
  • SkyView in a new format, this is under construction so consider it a BETA

SkyWin® release notes

SkyWin® 19.1

19.1.1  —  Jul 30, 2019
New features / enhancements
  • Added MemberType PAX to the initial XML (only affects new users)
  • Installation of SkyWin now includes redistributable for VC++ 2010.
  • Print preview (to screen) includes a Print button to quickly print everything you see to a printer.
Bug fixes
  • The counter for load lists, when printing to paper, did not always include all jumps.
  • Property NumberOfPreviewPages was initialized from another legacy property called LblStartTop.
19.1.0  —  Feb 25, 2019
New features / enhancements
  • MemberNo always NULL instead of 0. Preparation for SkyWin One.
Bug fixes
  • Nope

SkyWin® 18.2

18.2.1  —  Sep 9, 2018
New features / enhancements
  • Pax Diploma can be printed on template, details printed are Pax name, Instructor name and Jump date.
Bug fixes
  • Free weight for a Load was by mistake too low, corrected calculation to only include jumpers and pilot(s).
Removed functionality
  • All support for printing Labels.
18.2.0  —  Aug 19, 2018
New features / enhancements
  • All prices can differ depending on the membership (Club) - open Aircraft | Prices to adjust them.
  • Resizable window when editing Aircraft.
  • When entering a new Price profile it is now mandatory to select another profile to copy prices from - to avoid missing prices.
  • An option to remove all group members has been added to the secondary menu (right-click) for Group members.
  • When adding group members the dialogue will stay open until user clicks Cancel - makes it faster to add many members.
Bug fixes
  • Nope
Removed functionality
  • The support for printing Labels has been removed.
  • Function to automatically import external payments is now inactive.

SkyWin® 18.1

18.1.1  —  Aug 13, 2018
New features / enhancements
  • GDPR compliance, possibility to remove data for all relevant persons automatically or manually. See the full documentation for GDPR implementation in SkyWin found under Documentation | Manuals.
  • A new way of changing jump type for a bunch of jumpers simultaneously, will work within a Load, and if the jumpers already have the same jump type.
Bug fixes
  • Time comparison has been removed for Loads with Take off time, to avoid Type mismatch error for some time formats.
18.1.0  —  May 16, 2018
New features / enhancements
  • GDPR compliance, new permission role Data protection officer and function to erase information from members.
  • Enabled update of attribute Education date to manually set when a student has completed an education.
Bug fixes
  • Input validation of amount fixed for Video type and Wingcam type dialogues.
  • Pilot weight is included when calculating the available weight for a Load.
  • Ordering jumpers in a Load by their group, instead of Altitude - to correct broken groups if jumpers with different Altitude were grouped together.

SkyWin® 17.4

17.4.1  —  Aug 17, 2017
New features / enhancements
  • A new list that shows every jumper or group that has been jumping today, the list is automatically refreshed and shows current account balance. Access it from the View menu.
  • Payment lists contains the reason for payment/withdrawal, and in the case of jump payments a new markup with parenthesis is used if a payment has been done for another jumper.
Bug fixes
  • The alternative menu in the manifest list has been fixed to only pop up when relevant, it sometimes was shown when a user clicked instead of dragging a jumper.
  • The Checkin menu item is now available all times, regardless of the selected day in the manifest view.
  • Jump type is always set and if no jump type can be derived from user input the standard "O" is used, and the user will be notified.
  • If Manifest times (xxx) in the settings has a value of "0" it will be treated as it would have been set to "1".
  • Double-clicking on a Passenger in the list will always check if user has the correct permission.
  • The automatic added weight for tandem equipment will be correct if a tandem jumper is being copied from another load.
Removed functionality
  • The support for IBM DB2 has been removed. SkyWin will still work but no more updates delivered. If you are using IBM DB2 for your SkyWin data, please contact SkyWinner to get help with migration.
17.4.0  —  May 30, 2017
New features / enhancements
  • The manifestor can mark a jumper as having deployed the reserve parachute.
  • Passenger, and the printed health statement, has new attributes health_pressure, health_serious_injury and health_sober.
  • A credit check is performed for Group/Team, if the jumpers in it have Team accounts.
  • SkyWin web services: POST to tandem/passenger has new attributes health_pressure, health_serious_injury and health_sober.
Bug fixes
  • EOF/BOF error after transferring money to a group has been removed.
  • Possible to show Jump types even if some attributes contains NULL.
  • Manifest filter could not be completely emptied, when restarting SkyWin the filter was never empty.
  • Remove requirement of valid license when changing the "Debit" account/person for a jump (if settings for license validity is turned off).
  • SkyWin web services: Take account for the header Content-Type to perform decoding of encoded POSTs.
Removed functionality
  • The ability to store and print user-defined rows on the load sheet has been removed due to many printer errors.

SkyWin® 17.3

17.3.2  —  Apr 16, 2017
New features / enhancements
  • Delete internal messages (intended for SkyView), same permission as creating and updating messages.
Bug fixes
  • Showed license in Check in had a line wrap making the label unreadable.
17.3.1  —  Apr 16, 2017
New features / enhancements
  • When moving jumpers back from a Load to the Manifest sheet, the jumpers will be grouped accordingly in the Manifest sheet.
  • Warning message is issued (if selected in Options) when a jumper is added to the Manifest sheet if the Balance on their Account is close to zero.
  • New setting for controlling whether automatic validation of licenses should be performed, the default value is Yes.
Bug fixes
  • Boogie registration crash has been fixed by always using jump type "O" as the default.
  • SkyWish could manifest jumpers by mistake, permissions have been revoked.
17.3.0  —  Apr 13, 2017
New features / enhancements
  • Validation for Social Security Number has been added for Finnish individuals - based on selected Nationality.
  • When moving jumpers from the Manifest sheet to a Load, the whole group will automatically be selected and moved.
  • Report Jump day report has been extended and is now showing jump statistics for jumpers that were on a load but did not jump.
Bug fixes
  • Input validation corrected for attributes Altitude and Comment, in all jump-related dialogues.
  • Check-in functionality has been updated regarding validation and functionality to remove minor flaws.
  • Minor text adjustments to clarify the meaning of attributes and error messages.

SkyWin® 17.2

17.2.1  —  Mar 6, 2017
Bug fixes
  • Fixed date/time formatting for non Swedish users with Finnish date/time settings.
17.2.0  —  Jan 29, 2017
New features / enhancements
  • Swedish education plan, SFU, is added when initializing SkyWin
  • Support for automatic statistics upload to national association, format is defined for the Swedish SFF.
  • Enabled manual update of payment types to restrict which of them can be used in SkyWin (requires a separate update-SQL file).
Bug fixes
  • Removed unwanted date formatting for non Swedish users.
  • Fixed enabled/disabled settings for the attribute "Withdraw from account" when entering payments.

SkyWin® 16.1

16.1.2  —  Aug 6, 2016
New features / enhancements
  • New setting for showing the altitude in SkyView.
Bug fixes
  • Fix the DOCTYPE statement in HTML emails, could result in strange characters when using the built in email client in phones.
16.1.1  —  Jun 7, 2016
New features / enhancements
  • New setting for controlling how many loads for each aircraft will be shown in SkyView.
  • New setting for extra weight to be added for all Tandem jumps, can be used to automatically add weight for heavy tandem rigs.
  • Remove Weight for jumpers in SkyWish.
  • Add Weight for passengers in SkyView.
  • Fix error with spaces when posting data to SkyWin Web Services (install WS 2.2).
  • Only show passengers from current year as default, with possibility to show them all.
  • Keep the tandem pax edit window open, after reporting errors that must be fixed.
Bug fixes
  • Fix search for members if the current selected tree is "Skydiving".
  • Date error when creating new licenses has been fixed.
16.1.0  —  Mar 20, 2016
New features / enhancements
  • Search members is updated and uses the standard search functionality within SkyWin. Try it out by hitting Ctrl+F in the main program.
  • When showing payments, all types will always be visible (previous behavior removed payments for jumps).
  • Function for checking in jumpers shows the last 25 transactions (increased from 20).
  • Register | Payments shows the last 25 transactions (increased from 20) if Show all is unmarked.
  • Show Weight for jumpers in the Manifest sheet.
  • If External license is entered for jumper when checking in, all other fields for license are cleared.
Bug fixes
  • Set average Weight for Passengers.

SkyWin® 14.3

14.3.6  —  Sep 9, 2015
New features / enhancements
  • Zip code without spaces is valid even if the format requires spaces - example NB121BY is now valid for UK.
14.3.5  —  Jun 14, 2015
New features / enhancements
  • Load sheet now shows the name of a group, instead of only showing Group leader.
Bug fixes
  • Payment view had some issues with enabling and disabling attributes.
14.3.4  —  May 30, 2015
Bug fixes
  • Report jump day statement crashed with SQL error.
  • Archive database could not be run if a Boogie was about to be archived.
14.3.3  —  Apr 24, 2015
New features / enhancements
  • Repack date for the reserve can be stated when checking in jumpers.
14.3.2  —  Aug 31, 2014
Bug fixes
  • Jumpers could occasionally get marked as students when they were not.
14.3.1  —  Jul 30, 2014
New features / enhancements
  • The order of fields for Payment has been changed to better support the most common usage.
Bug fixes
  • Pressing the Esc key when registering a Payment should mean the same as pressing the Cancel button.
14.3.0  —  Jul 20, 2014
New features / enhancements
  • New setting for controlling which persons, based on their member type, that can receive payments. Set in SkyWin under "Register management -> Type of members".New setting for controlling which persons, based on their member type, that can receive payments. Set in SkyWin under "Register management -> Type of members".
  • New setting for controlling if empty loads should appear on SkyView or not. Set in SkyWin under "Settings -> SkyView".
  • Sorting of "Members" and "Groups" on their "Balance" has been fixed - did not work under certain circumstances.
  • New setting for controlling if jumpers always must state the "Altitude". Set in SkyWin under "Settings -> Manifest".
  • License information for member is shown when registering payments.
  • Possible to save education jump with number "0" (zero).
Bug fixes
  • Copy aircraft details out of order - is now working again.
  • Search result is filtered from duplicates, could occur if a "Member" has the same "internal number" as "member number".
  • Refresh of the manifest list is enhanced in cases when a load is created.
  • "Overflow error" (and SkyWin stopping) when entering very, very high altitudes. Altitudes has been restricted to contain a maximum of 6 digits.

SkyWin® 14.2

14.2.0  —  Apr 20, 2014
New features / enhancements
  • "SkyView" shows the full name of jumpers according to settings (previously no nick name where shown).
  • New settings for controlling the time when colors are set in the "SkyView timer". Set them in SkyWin under "Settings -> SkyView".
  • Support for MS SQL Server 2012/2014 (OLEDB 11 driver) added.
Bug fixes
  • "SkyView" messages can be saved for users with MS SQLServer.

SkyWin® 14.1

14.1.1  —  Mar 11, 2014
New features / enhancements
  • Discontinuation: Windows versions 95/98/Me, 2000, and NT are no longer supported. Please upgrade to at least Windows XP before installing this update of SkyWin.
  • SkyWin options can be saved to file instead of to the Windows Registry, by passing the parameter "-properties" to SkyWin at startup.
    SkyWin options will also be saved to file if running on Windows 8.
  • Clarification by renaming Weight to Exit weight.
Bug fixes
  • Version handling of the database reported error on computers with a "." as decimal point (in the Control Panel - Regional settings), when trying to upgrade.
  • Error text added when trying to remove a Boogie with registered Payments.
  • Tandem passengers are hidden when registering payments. This change was introduced on purpose in version 14.1.0 by mistake, now passengers can be shown again, also when making payments.
14.1.0  —  Feb 16, 2014
New features / enhancements
  • A new permission "Transfer - overdraft" can be used to execute a transfer between two accounts even if the transfer results in a negative balance.
  • Tandem passengers are hidden when registering payments.
  • Removed the column Receipt from all lists of payments, increasing performance when fetching a long list of payments.
  • SkyView will include loads from yesterday together with loads from today and tomorrow.
Bug fixes
  • Payments returned "Key is not unique in collection" if a receipt was registered twice for the same payment. This could happen for payment types MEMBER and DISCOUNT.
  • SkyCalls crashed with reference to a missing resource with identifier 2005.

SkyWin® 13.4

13.4.3  —  Jan 5, 2014
Bug fixes
  • Version handling of the database reported error on computers with a "." as decimal point (in the Control Panel - Regional settings).
13.4.2  —  Dec 31, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Report Account report has been enhanced to work as accounting statement leading to better control of your finances in SkyWin®.
  • An organizational belonging has to be stated when checking in new jumpers.
  • It is now possible to re-print a Receipt for any (old) transaction. Open Register | Payments and search for a Member, mark a row in the list of transactions and press Ctrl+P.
  • Function for checking in jumpers only shows the last 20 transactions.
  • Register | Payments only shows the last 20 transactions if Show all is unmarked.
  • Database connection can test for connectivity, and optionally re-open automatically. This has effect if SkyWin is running for a long time and the database gets unreachable for a (short) time during that.
Bug fixes
  • The report Air plane statistics has been corrected to exclude jumpers that was in the load but never jumped.
  • Function for checking in jumpers could leave error message when trying to save a Member.
13.4.2  —  Dec 31, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Report Account report has been enhanced to work as accounting statement leading to better control of your finances in SkyWin®.
  • An organizational belonging has to be stated when checking in new jumpers.
  • It is now possible to re-print a Receipt for any (old) transaction. Open Register | Payments and search for a Member, mark a row in the list of transactions and press Ctrl+P.
  • Function for checking in jumpers only shows the last 20 transactions.
  • Register | Payments only shows the last 20 transactions if Show all is unmarked.
  • Database connection can test for connectivity, and optionally re-open automatically. This has effect if SkyWin is running for a long time and the database gets unreachable for a (short) time during that.
Bug fixes
  • The report Air plane statistics has been corrected to exclude jumpers that was in the load but never jumped.
  • Function for checking in jumpers could leave error message when trying to save a Member.
13.4.1  —  Oct 20, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Manifesting a group is now possible with more jump types than before.
    Previously these three jump types were allowed; D(isplay), C(ompetition), O(ther).
    Now all jump types that have one of these three as statistics type are allowed. If you create your own jump type, make sure you use one of these as statistics type if you would like to use the new jump type for a group.
Bug fixes
  • Table name for Selections misspelled affecting those running MySQL with case sensitive installation.
  • When upgrading old databases to 13.3 there was a problem with the definition of a new database table resulting in incomplete database upgrade.
  • Payment reasons could be set to an unknown value, resulting in errors when showing a Member's payments.
  • SkyView mixes jumpers in loads if they are planned for current date and for tomorrow.
13.4.0  —  Aug 24, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Function for checking in jumpers is enhanced with more attributes, this function can be reached with the key F8. The function can be used to either checkin new members, complete information for current members and/or renew license information.
    The previous function for renewal of jumpers has been replaced with the updated checkin/renewal function.
  • The order of reports is enhanced, with the most common lists/reports at the top. Some older lists have been hidden by removing permissions, they can easily be shown again by entering (in the SkyWin menu) Register | Access groups... | Open - and then enable one of the following functions: "Print - labels", "Print - new students", "Print - renewals" or "Print - subsidy form".
  • A new permission "Groups - view archived" is needed to show archived groups.
  • Tandem passenger enhancements:
    1. Extended the validation
    2. Added jump type for tandem pilot
    3. Functionality for grouping passengers together
    4. Smartened the "Tandem report"
    5. If the jump is being removed from a Load or the Manifest sheet, the status will be changed to reflect that the passenger hasn't jumped
  • Setup/installation of SkyWin:
    1. Included VisualBasic runtime files
    2. Included MDAC files
    3. Included demo database in the installation — it can be found under program_files/SkyWinner/SkyWin/demo
    4. The same setup can be used for either a clean installation or an upgrade of SkyWin
Bug fixes
  • A rare bug creating errors in the database has been fixed, very important to upgrade to this release to avoid data loss
  • Report Activity ranking - only include Members (removed PAX).
  • Report Jump type report - always show name of the passenger if jump type is Tandem or Photo/Video.
  • Removed error Duplicate entry that sometimes was triggered when saving Member or Club.

SkyWin® 13.3

13.3.1  —  Jun 30, 2013
Bug fixes
  • Some error messages related to database table names have been removed. Known messages that has been fixed:
    • Table xxxx.intSystemFuncs doesn't exist
    • Table xxxx.TypePaymentReason doesn't exist
    • Table xxxx.LoadjumpRequest doesn't exist
13.3.0  —  Jun 22, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Opened up for the possibility to create jump plans without requirering them to be for students.
  • Added a new setting for guest members, to be relieved from guest fee when manifesting.
Bug fixes
  • Removed the tag "</group>" from skyview.xml when showing empty loads.
  • Fixed "runtime error" when trying to manifest non-student for a student jump.

SkyWin® 13.2

13.2.3  —  Jun 8, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Adapted for MySQL ODBC/Connector version 5.2.
Bug fixes
  • Could not drag jumper(s) from Manifest sheet to a specific Load.
13.2.2  —  Jun 4, 2013
Bug fixes
  • Skyview.xml contained illegal character "&".
  • Manifest sheet returned "Key is not unique in collection" if a jumper was on the wishlist twice with the same time stamp.
  • Error when opening Member if the length of internal key (InternalNo) was shorter then 6 digits.
13.2.1  —  Jun 2, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Mark a jump in the Manifest sheet as a free jump.
  • Report Jumpday report has been revised and enhanced.
Bug fixes
  • Error when printing Jump account report.
  • Error when sorting lists (by clicking the heading).
  • Error when showing the Student jumps for an Education if Price is missing.
  • Guest fee can not be debited for Tandem passengers.
13.2.0  —  May 28, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • SkyWin® can run in read-only mode, without a valid software license.
  • Student jumps can specify rent and wage.
Bug fixes
  • Unable to search for Tandem Passengers in some situations.

SkyWin® 13.1

13.1.3  —  May 15, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Separate member type (PAX) for Passengers.
Bug fixes
  • Removed requirement to add info about contact person for Passengers.
13.1.2  —  May 5, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Select date when printing (via right click) from a Member.
  • Discontinuation: Files (containing email addresses) that was created during print of Member list has been removed
13.1.1  —  Apr 27, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Right click on Member to get directly to Payments for selected member.
Bug fixes
  • SkyWish got "Type mismatch" occasionally.
13.1.0  —  Apr 22, 2013
New features / enhancements
  • Register Tandem passengers with health declaration.
  • Fee debit with specified Payment type.
  • Setting to control whether every payment should be checked for consistency.
  • Discontinuation: Report Members in debt ("Hoppstoppslista").
  • Discontinuation: Report Payments ("Betalningar").
  • Name of report Financial jump report ("Ekonomisk hopprapport") changed to Jump type report ("Hopptypsrapport").
  • Mark Clubs as not In use, makes them unselectable for Members.
  • Report Account report ("Hoppkontorapport") changed, all jumps are considered to belong to the year they were performed.
  • Register Home DZ for Members.
  • Remember the setting Show all in Payments.
  • Renewal of Members reads previous Club from Member and presents it correctly.
  • Enabled sending SMTP mail for some reports and via Export member.
Bug fixes
  • Create Boogie sometimes reported date error, corrected.
  • Student jumps gets the correct prices, even if the student hasn't a valid Education registered.
  • Made it impossible to drag jumper(s) from the Manifest sheet if a group is being registered, and the group is not marked as complete.
  • Correction to the Load sheet where some Tandem jumps were missing.
  • Correction to the Load sheet where some jumpers were shown as Load master, even if that was from a previous year.
  • Correction to the report Account list, some amounts showed incorrectly if the list was antedated.
  • The local database will be backed-up before upgrading SkyWin® to a newer version.
  • Take the nationality from Settings for new Members.
Version 7.5.2 — 9.2.8
For these releases there are some release notes as PDF