Release Notes (X4 Build 5 - Build n)

X4 Build 5.15

New:

  • The Hungarian language file has been added.

X4 Build 5.14

Feature:

  • Licence problems of individual workstations are logged in the system protocol now.

X4 Build 5.13

Feature:

  • The dialogs for graphic parameters are resizable now.
  • For unaccepted events in the eventlist it can be specified in the settings, whether the text or the background should flash and which color should be used for the flashing.

X4 Build 5.12

Feature:

  • Sensors that are set to revision via a control operation for the sensor group, are taken into account in the event context.
  • CAD: Additional object properties (Animation state, visibility as well as options "Full Redraw", "Adjust position dynamically" and "Suppress overlays".) for automatic linking can be adopted automatically from DWG and DGN files.
  • The Dutch language file has been revised and updated.

X4 Build 5.8

Feature:

  • The command "Print documents" supports pdf files now.
  • PTZ and presets are supported in the archive now, if the interface supports this feature as well.

X4 Build 5.7

Feature:

  • The text macros 1-5 can be used individually again for CSV export and import.

X4 Build 5.6

Feature:

  • "Delete everything" is not selected by default anymore for the restore process.

X4 Build 5.4

Feature:

  • IF TVS: The maximal buffer length can be configured in the INI file now.

X4 Build 5.3

Feature:

  • VideoManager: All available overlays may be displayed in the video image now via the video interface instead of WinGuard.
  • IF GCore: The aspect ratio of camera can be freely adjusted now.

X4 Build 5.2

Feature:

  • IF ASIP: Via the device datapoint it can be selected now which datapoint categories and states should be displayed at a portable device.
  • IF ExacqVision: The display of videos has been optimized.
  • IF GCore: The CrashHandler for the RemoteExe file has been deactivated.
  • IF Hikvision: The support for VCA (Video Content Analytics) events has been added.
  • IF OnGuard2: The application ID that has been updated by Lenel is used now to establish the connection to the OnGuard server.
  • IF Senso: The sensor type "Circuit Monitor" (CM) is supported now.

X4 Build 5.1

New:

  • IF Digifort: New interface module to couple to the Digifort IP Video Management System.
  • IF EBLnet: New interface module to couple to the Panasonic EBL 128/512 series fire panels via EBLnet.
  • IF LatitudeVMS: New interface module to couple to the FLIR Latitude video management system.
  • IF LightSYS: New interface module to copule to the RISCO Group ProSYS/LightSYS intruder alarm system.
  • IF OnGuard2: New interface module to couple to Lenel® OnGuard® 7.4 OpenAccess (Access control part) and Lenel® OnGuard® 7.4 OpenVideo Streaming API RTSP Connection (Video part).

Feature:

  • IF SIP: Instant messages and calls can generate events now.
  • IF AEOS: The following features have been implemented:
    - Service Discovery Events are evaluated now.
    - The evaluation of Input Labels has been improved.
    - The treatment of the virtual AEpu for areas has been improved.
  • IF Aimetis: The support for SDK 7.1 has been added.
  • IF AL5: The support of protocol version 01.13.01 has been added.
  • IF AVASYSVideo: Monitors with system numbers > 65535 are supported now.
  • IF GCore: The 64 bit SDK is supported now.
  • IF iProtectAC: The support of iProtect API version 9 has been added.
  • IF Panomera: PTZ and pesets are supported in the the archive now.
  • IF Planon: The following features have been implemented:
    - The event id is stored in the same format as in the eventlist now.
    - When an event ends, the end time is transmitted to Planon via a "CloseMeldingRequest"
  • IF SeeTec6: The RemoteExe path can include global system variables now.
  • IF SNMP: The expected encoding of incoming texts can be adjusted now.
  • IF StanleyPAC: The following features have been implemented:
    - The SDK version 4.6.333 is supported now.
    - For areas the following new commands are available: Arm area, Disarm area, Lock area, Normal door operation for area.
    - Anti-passback violations trigger an alarm now and can be resetted with an event related command.
    - Authorized door openings can be displayed at the datapoint now.
  • IF TVS: The follwoing changes have been applied:
    - Overlays are now displayed in the video image only by the interface.
    - The unused option "Lock duration" has been removed.
  • IF Variodyn: "Device information" messages are evaluated now.

X4 Build 5  -  2018-11-15  Major Release

New:

  • IF Digivod: New interface module to couple to the digivod video system.
  • IF Panomera: New interface module to couple to Dallmeier Panomera Streaming Server.
  • IF Planon: New interface module to couple to the ticket management systems based on Planon Web Services software.
  • IF VuWall: New interface module to couple to VuWall videowall controller.

Feature:

  • The Dutch language file has been revised and updated.
  • Multiple audio devices can now be selected.
  • The following features for segments have been added:
    - Segments can be displayed in the explorer now.
    - Datapoints, locations and events can be filtered for the currently selected segment in the explorer.
    - Geocoordinates can be assigned to segments.
    - The geo information of the segments as well as the count and type of events of each segment can be transmitted to server, e.g. to display them on a globe.
  • The CSV import and export of locations has been extended by the item "ExtRef".
  • The event history can be opened now via the context menu of the event list.
  • Clips can be exported now via the context menu of the video archive.
  • Old settings, that cannot be assigned to an existing station, station profile or user profile, are deleted now when converting to WinGuard X4 or executing "Update Formats".
  • In the local settings a time perdiod can be defined, after which WinGuard reports a TCP connection as interrupted at the latest.
  • The softkey binding for Windows 7 has been improved.
  • When printing route cards one can select either one-sided or double-sided printing.
  • The content of txt files is evaluated now when sending an email.
  • Context menu entries for graphics, symbols and text in the explorer are blanked out depending on the corresponding rights.
  • The command "Set input" now offers the possibility to remove the corresponding entry from the context.
  • The command "Set input" evaluates the placeholders <textmacro1> to <textmacro99> now.
  • If a station looses its license, a system log entry is generated.
  • A global script that is executed at the end of an event has been added.
  • A problem related to the adding logs has been fixed.
  • The update manager has been extended to allow for easier future updates that also include the installation of additional software components at remote stations from a central place.
  • VideoManager: The command "Delete presets" is forwared to interfaces now, thus presets are deleted in subsystems for supported interfaces.
  • IF ASIP: Tags are supported now for datapoints, events and locations.
  • IF AEOS: Input datapoints support the commands inhibit and uninhibit now.
  • IF Aimetis: A new option has been added in the camera properties, which controls whether a connection via "direct connect" is allowed.
  • IF BoschVideo: The support if BoschVideo SDK 6.21 has been added.
  • IF Complex400: Handheld control units as well as up to 16 comlock410 modules are supported now.
  • IF Gehrke4000: Settings for the datatypes input, output and intercom have been added, which are used to define if the intercom should be called automatically when accepting the event.
  • IF GenetecVideo: The datatype 'Alarm' for presentation of the corresponding objects in the Genetec system has been added.
  • IF ICARDS: The following features have been added:
    - The new datatype "Cotaq Trigger" is supported now.
    - Server events are evaluated now.
    - "Company" is available as textmacro for booking events.
    - The new commands "Cotag Communication Port" and "Cotag Controller" are supported now.
    - The obsolete commands for "Cotag Logic" have been removed.
    - Sensortypes can be defined now in the templates of the automated data supply.
    - New language files for French, Dutch and Spanish have been added.
  • IF MBSecure: The following features have been added:
    - A name prefix for datapoints for the automated data supply can be specified.
    - Via the settings the implicite ending of events following an interface restart or a connection timeouts can be configured.
  • IF MBSecure: Devices with firmware 7.01 are supported now.
  • IF MBSecure:
  • IF SurGard: The support for hierarchic addresses has been added.
  • IF TVS: The following features have been added:
    - Presets are deleted now in the subsystem.
    - It is possible to define "Home" presets in the subsystem.
    - The playing of scripts has been improved.
    - The logging of AUX states has been improved.
  • IF Variodyn: The support of AV Digital Public Address Protocol version 11 and direct connection of DOMs has been added.