Race Director 2018 Update

Race Director 2018 Update

After you have installed Race Director 2017 or 2018 please download and install the update below.

Please Check: In Race Director, go to Help -> About RD and confirm that you are using Race Director 2017 or 2018 before downloading and installing this update.

  1. Select the "Update.exe" link below and then choose the "Run" option to begin the update installation.
  2. After the download completes successfully, execute the update by double clicking on the downloaded file.
  3. After the installation is complete, the file Update.exe can be deleted.2) Corrected a sequencing problem with the bib/chip
    assignment export.
    3) Added a scrolling option to 6+ segment races for the
    overall and age group HTML reports.

2018 Update - Run or download this file: Update.exe

2018 Updates
05/16/18 Added the ability to see chip result import counts by division.
05/16/18 Correction to bug in unknown finisher setup.
05/16/18 Corrected a bug related to forcing the top finisher order on the overall results report.
05/16/18 Improved the look of the Age Group placement on the overall finish list.
05/16/18 Changed the lap results import totals to allow showing the total imported reads when there are more than 100,000 reads.
05/16/18 Correction to the Awards List in Tailor -> Divisions to account for mixed relay.
05/09/18 Correction to Age group report for complex filtering options.
05/09/18 Added the ability to show a second logo on the results kiosk printout in a lap race.
05/09/18 Added a new leader board for team relay for lap races.
05/09/18 Correction to IPICO direct for Separate S/F configuration.
05/02/18 Corrected a bugh that kept the RSU Corral button from lighting up on the Wave screen in Update -> Participants
05/02/18 Added an option to the overall finish list to show only those with a missed split.  Added the ability to produce a file for missed splits to be used in the Division crossover function.
05/02/18 Corrected an issue with how the total finishers by age group are saved in the calculations
05/02/18 Enhancement to the RSU participant import to not remove participants who are no a non-relay team where the team classification is not set up in RD.
05/02/18 Minor improvements to the RSU finish feed from the RD Announcer screen.
05/02/18 Corrected participant data export to include the correct RSU registration ID for relay participants.
05/02/18 Adjusted how RD sends results to RSU for a DQ participant so that the placement shows DQ at RSU.
04/25/18 Added the RSU Checkin Status indicator to the Update - Participants screen and as a choice when creating a participant data export.
04/25/18 Changed Unknown Participant setup in the chip results import to look at the bib number on the master participant file for races configured for this.
04/25/18 Added a button for filtering incoming Trident data by reader and antenna.
04/25/18 Added the ability to ignore selected raw chip reads by selecting them in the Raw Data view and marking them for deletion.
04/18/18 Enancements for changes in how CT Live sends RD the list of races.
04/18/18 Chip Auto-import.  Added a screen message so that you know when auto import is working and when it's waiting between cycles. 
04/18/18 Improvements to RSU results uploads to improve processing times.
04/18/18 Improvements to calculations cycle to improve processing time.
04/18/18 Added choices for whether or not to send bib no and tag code in the Xact participant upload.
04/18/18 Correction in RSU result set assignment process for linked divisions.
04/18/18 Ehnancements to speed up results publishing from the chip results screen.
04/11/18 Enhancements to the skipped segment processing to better deal with missed reads when there is a wave time involved.
04/11/18 Ehnancements to team reporting to for complicated scoring in very large races.
04/11/18 Enhanced the chip results import to not prompt about RSU Event switches when you are in auto import mode.
04/11/18 Enhanced the Award Winners report on the Chip Results screen to include categories for male and female top finishers.
04/11/18 Corrected an issue with separating out top finishers in a 6+ segment race where some segments are skipped.
04/11/18 Enhanced the participant data import from a spreadsheet to deal with the registration date containing a time stamp.
04/11/18 Enhanced the bib/chip assignment auto fill for trident to allow for decimal chip encoding.
04/11/18 Fixed an issue with a GRU setting showing and hiding an Xact setup button on the Event Setup screen.
04/11/18 Corrected issue causing the division name not to show properly in the results list after an auto publish of results to RSU.
04/04/18 Added plate number to NICA multiple race reports.
04/04/18 Enhanced the Lap Results import to use the last start read instead of the initial read encountered when you're using the setting that the first read is to be processed as a start read.
04/04/18 Cosmetic change to the age group report for races with 4 sgments to allow more space for the bib number.
04/04/18 Changes to enable results created through the Active Timing File Exporter to import into RD.
04/04/18 Implemented a new method of sending support incident details through Help -> Support.
04/04/18 Stopped RD from sending the RD team number as the RSU Group Bib Number for standard teams.
04/04/18 Fix for RSU results where there are linked divisions.
04/04/18 Added details in the "On Course" section of the Race Progress report showing last split completed, next split and estimated time at next split.
03/28/18 Added team name as a selectable field for auto GRU from the chip results screen.
03/28/18 Added Force DNS and Force DNF settings when you edit participant data from the chip results list.
03/28/18 Implemented new chip system settings and a way of auto fill for the IPICO UHF system.
03/28/18 Corrected a bug in lap results posting to RSU when all divisions are team relay.
03/28/18v Corrected an issue with the relay team number assignment for participants imported from Active.com
03/28/18 Enhancements to the Race Roster participant import for pulling in T-Shirt sizes.
03/28/18 Added showing country as a choice on Series reports.
03/28/18 Corrected issue with sensing same bib on consecutive relay team chip reads.
03/21/18 Correction to RSU results publishing to properly record a missed split in a 6+ segment race.
03/21/18 Enhanced the raw data view for IPICO / Trident to show reader and antenna.  Also, allow filtering by these elements
03/21/18 Fine tuning for pulling MyLaps chip reads from RDS.
03/21/18 Corrected a bug on the override screen in calculating the occurence in a 6+ segment race where segment definitions vary by division.
03/21/18 Correction to RSU participant import for questions with no response.
03/21/18 Corrected a bug with the RSU giveaway assignments to RD TShirt sizes.
03/21/18 Adjustment to PC Timer to save backup data to normal RD path instead of directly into WINRACE
03/21/18 Corrected a bug on the lap results report when you combine divisions and send the report to a spreadsheet.
03/21/18 Minor adjustments to RDS export for Scored Event and age group setup.
03/21/18 Corrected a bug in tracking RSU question responses.
02/28/18 Enhancements to the RSU Reset Reg ID process to identify participants imported from sources other than RD.
02/28/18 Improved the Properties screen for common start / finish Timing Location properties to have better explainations and edits.
02/28/18 Corrected a bug remembering chip results import files when there are moret than 9 timing locations for a single race.
02/28/18 Corrected a bug related to consecutive reads for the same bib number on a relay team.
02/28/18 Implemented a new RD activation process.
02/28/18 Corrected the description for the default age grouping that gets established when you create a Mixed Team Relay division.
02/28/18 Added Yes/No questions into the RSU Division assignment by question responses.
02/28/18 Added the ability to have a kiosk label where there's only a logo file on the bottom.
02/28/18 Correction to the RSU call to retrieve Event Days for where there is not an internet connection.
02/28/18 Enhanced the Start New Year process in File -> History to create a new Group Type at RSU for each RD team classification and to create new teams at RSU if teams are preserved in RD from the previous year.
02/28/18 Added additional checking to the RSU upload to sense when RSU team numbers are different from when the previous upload occurred.
02/28/18 Enhanced the new Timing Locations properties window to handle J Chip.
02/28/18 Fixed a bug in the detail team report for when there are more than 1 classification and you score by total finishers.
02/28/18 Added a participant data filtering option for participant weight.
02/14/18 New custom label.
02/14/18 Correction to RSU Notifications settings lookup.
02/14/18 Allow bib number transfers to come through in the RSU participant data import (not for relay teams yet).
02/14/18 For Trident UHF, added the ability to auto create pairs of hexadecimal/decimal pairs by bib number.
02/07/18 Corrected a bug when determining the top finisher when combining divisions.
02/07/18 Correction to the Timing Locations property screen to show the check mat setting for any timing location.
02/07/18 Corrections to recent improvements to RSU results in 6+ segment races where segment definitions vary by division.
02/07/18 Improvements to the check mat reporting - added an option to ignore non finishers and added filtering to not show post finish reads.
02/07/18 Implemented a better approach for IPICO / Trident where you have a common start / finish on the Direct Connect screen.
02/07/18 Added the ability to show an additional logo at the bottom of the printed output from the results kiosk.
02/07/18 Correction of bug for early start divisions.
02/07/18 Announcer screen changes for Active Timing integration.
01/24/18 Added the ability to score teams simply by the number of finishers on each team.
01/24/18 Enhanced the Check Mat report with a setting to allow selecting only the final occurrence for the reporting.
01/24/18 Bug correction on Laps report for the Overall Summary when you combine divisions.
01/24/18 Fine tuning on the rules covering occurrence checking for chip results imports where a Timing Location has multiple occurrences.
01/24/18 Correction for the process that traps occurrence 1 times that are under the gap factor set on the chip results import screen.
01/24/18 Added a button to the chip results import screen to produce a report showing timing location density by minute.
01/24/18 Correction to avoid a RSU warning in results publishing for divisions with no posted results.
01/24/18 Correction to the GMR participant import to allow for more than 50 races in the list.
01/24/18 Changes to help with XP implementations.
01/16/18 Added a direct connect integration with Active Timing.
01/16/18 Corrected a problem with the RSU Timing Location setup for races that have a timing location description change.
01/16/18 Added checking when you do a import of participant data from another race where the participant data has RSU registration IDs.  A new choice is given to reset these.
01/16/18 Corrected a RSU sync check when uploading participants in a race where multiple divisions are assigned to the same RSU Event.
01/16/18 Corrected bug in properly selecting the GRU live results data by Event when combining divisions.
01/16/18 Corrected bug in the pace calculations for 6+ segment races where the seg definition varies by division.
01/09/18 Added the capability of combining results across all divisions in an event when publishing GRU results.
01/09/18 Correction to division placement in GRU output from chip results.
01/09/18 Added the capability to let RD divisions completely share the same RSU Event and RSU Result set.
01/09/18 Activated Athlinks results
01/09/18 Added TOD for splits as an optional column choice for 6+ segment races.
01/09/18 Enhanced the GRU published from chip results to allow the addition of other user defined extra columns.
01/09/18 Correction for bib number on 2x10 label when including QR code.
01/09/18 Added a check when you exit the bib/chip assignment process to alert you about any use of the same chip code for more than one bib number.