BRAINtastic Central Control patch – Network Version (Mac OS X)

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This update (1.4.1) fixes know bugs and issues as well as adding additional features. For more information please read the change log below.

BRAINtastic Central Control Change Log

From 1.3.2 – 1.4.1

  • Added an auto-scroll function to the games list which is active when the computer is idle
  • Changed the location of the network settings folder. The ‘system.ini’ file is now found in the following location ‘…\BRAINtastic\Central_control\Network\’.
  • Updated the basic content selection window (new design)
  • Updated question render module to build 55
  • Updated the help PDF
  • Updated content selection info bar and info screen graphics
  • Removed web links and extra’s screen (didn’t remove check for updates)

From 1.3.1 – 1.3.2

  • Updated question render module to build 54 (updates sound support)

From 1.3 – 1.3.1

  • Updated question render module to build 52 (removes unnecessary trace messages)
  • Fixed a script error that could happen when quickly skipping through questions using the OK button

From 1.2.1 – 1.3

  • Added cursor roll-over effects to the content statistics table
  • Added fix to update the hamster_hospital icon when the program is loaded (adds black outline)
  • Added Work/Play Ratio icon to relevant screens
  • Added Administration icons to the login screen
  • Added icons to the Work/Play Ratio settings window
  • Added title bars to all windows
  • Updated the Administration interface (bottom buttons removed, tool bar added)
  • Updated displayed content module version dates so they now come from the export data and not the module data
  • Updated question render module to build 43 (adds new features & fixes sound related bugs)
  • Changed installed titles screen (new layout)
  • Changed title details screen (new layout)
  • Changed the ‘Game Settings’ option (in Administrator) to ‘Work/Play Ratio’
  • Changed the programs intro sequence (order, fade type/length & timing)
  • Changed the alert message that displays when trying to group settings (in Administrator) when no users are present
  • Removed 0 question entries from the content statistics table
  • Fixed incorrect detection of Windows XP x64 & Windows 2003 which would cause problems with the default save location
  • (Network) Updated the order of prompts when changing the Administrator password
  • (Network) Fixed a bug that would ask you to set the group password after it was already set
  • (Network) Fixed a bug that would make it impossible to add users from the login screen if a group password had been set
  • (Server Module) Fixed a bug that was causing the server to not send save game data to clients on login *NEW*
  • Updated question render module to build 51 (adds new features, fixes sound related bugs & adds more feedback sounds)
  • Updated the help PDF
  • Updated all password fields to no longer accept no entry
  • Fixed script error when exporting user statistics from admin

From 1.2 – 1.2.1

  • Updated help PDF
  • Updated SetACL (command line version) to also fix permissions issues with NT, 2000 & XP

From 1.0.1 – 1.2

  • Fixed Windows 98, Me save location issues
  • Added bonus time for games (on by default with option to disable in administrator)
  • Added EdAlive information to the about section
  • Added automatic display of question selection on the advance content selection screen
  • Added BRAINtastic! Extras window
  • Added SetACL (command line version) to fix permissions issues with %ProgramData% in Windows Vista
  • Added arrow to the OK button found on the content selection screen
  • Updated game time out event (it now navigates back to the game menu if target questions were set to 0)
  • Updated statistics text on game question screen to read ‘x / y Correct’
  • Updated game target question text background to yellow
  • Updated game time to 99:59 when target questions are set to 0 in administrator
  • Updated selection routines for sequenced questions
  • Updated default save location (note that Braintastic will copy previous save data to the new location so you don’t lose your current progress) http://users.on.net/~methodmedia/EdAlive/Braintastic%20Default%20Save%20Locations.pdf
  • Updated question render module to build 23 (adds sound support & button text changes)
  • Updated game menu with website link
  • Updated basic content selection screen with website link
  • Updated menu style & layout
  • Updated credits
  • Updated pop-up menu’s on the advanced content selection screen to fix display issues on Mac OS X
  • Updated OSControl Xtra to fix pop-up menu issues in Windows Vista
  • Fixed a bug on the game menu that would cause the list to be incorrectly sorted
  • Fixed a bug on the Advanced Select Content screen which was causing the All Levels & All Categories options to fail
  • Fixed a bug on the Advanced Select Content screen which would display invalid levels in the level pop-up menu after selection a specific category
  • Fixed bonus time coloured pixels issues on question intro screen
  • Fixed Mac OS X permission issues
  • Fixed error message when setting/changing a password
  • Fixed message when quitting the questions only section
  • Fixed Windows 98, Me save location issues
  • Removed confusing lock content pop-up menu from administrator options
  • Removed click through exit information screen
  • Updated question render module to build 51 (adds new features, fixes sound related bugs & adds more feedback sounds)
  • Updated the help PDF
  • Updated all password fields to no longer accept no entry
  • Fixed script error when exporting user statistics from admin

From 1.0 – 1.0.1

  • Added administrator option to change the play time value
  • Added administrator option to change the group game settings
  • Changed administrator option ‘Group Settings…’ to ‘Group Properties…’
  • Updated question sort and selection routines
  • Fixed issue where grouped questions would get stuck and repeat only the first item (e.g. Question q_18 of Maths PK, Numeration, Level 1)
  • Fixed bug where deleted users would show up as #error in the high score tables
  • Fixed script error when user opens ‘Select Content’ while content settings have been locked and advanced view has been selected
  • Fixed issue where a decimal point was being displayed in answers that didn’t require it
  • Fixed issue with correct answers being displayed as incorrect on the second attempt if the question contained linked text input boxes and the question was answered in a particular way in the first attempt
  • Fixed script error when answering questions that contained a multiple answer single input object
  • Fixed bug with some passwords not being case sensitive (now all passwords should be case sensitive)
  • Fixed the level & category pop-up menus on the advanced content selection screen displaying incorrect data
  • Fixed ‘Know Issues’ in the release notes for version 1.0