Notes about the latest release 19.4.5

Development components
Component Description Warning
eScada.Hmi.Manager Using OPCUA protocol it is possible to specify the tags prefix for the entire device or for each single group of tags. This prefix will be added to the tag address specified after s= e.g. Defining a tag address like n4;s=MyAddress and the tag prefix is TagPrefix. The final tag address will be n4;s=TagPrefix.MyAddress
New derived variable helpful to translate texts on server side. New extended derived variable for OPCUA Tcp Server functionality
Project versioning management implemented
Items details for Devices and Derived tag, now con be edited externaly using LibreOffice or other. This feature can be achieved simply selecting the rows you want to edit, copying them and paste the selected text into your preferred editor, than copy again the edited text and paste it back into eScada manager
Export/Import facilities using text files for Device tags, Derived tags, Trends, Recipes
Mask, Shift, Complement derived objects. String type elements, are now allowed to be chosen as data source
HexToValue derived object. String type arrays, are now allowed to be chosen as data source
Fixed minor bugs and code optimization
eScada.Hmi.Pictures Widgets selection during picture editing now it is faster than previous versions
New runtime trend control. It permits to plot tag values
For Historical trend control now it is possible to use two items as storage for range value. It permits to share same range among different trend objects and permits to save range during page changing also.
Widgets on pictures can now be stretched using mouse and aligned using a grid
Two new buttons have been added to the toolbar, they are helpful to export the selected widgets in a text file or to import such kind of files in other Pictures or projects.
Export/Import facilities using text files for Pictures, Client properties
Fixed minor bugs and code optimization
eScada.Tools.Translator Project versioning management implemented
eScada.Tools.Users Project versioning management implemented
Run-time components
Component Description Warning
eScada.Hmi.Server OPCUA Tcp Server functionality . Solved minor bug due to system locale settings
Solved bug related to clients disconnection due to network problem
A new function called DeviceObject has been added to Script object
Sending configuration procedure to clients is much faster
ConvertTo derived object. Now it is possible to select string data type elements as data source
Fixed minor bugs and code optimization
eScada.Hmi.Client Buttons with blind mode active don't execute events actions. The blind mode behaviour now is like the button was disabled.
Solved bug during client disconnection
Alphanumeric keyboard and numeric pad now resize accordingly with screen resolution width
Getting configuration procedure is much faster
Fixed minor bugs and code optimization
eScada.Tools.Client Solved bug during client disconnection
Getting configuration procedure is much faster
Driver components
Component Description Warning
eScada.Drivers.AllenBradleyEIP Native data type STRING are now fully supported. (structure with .DATA and .LEN)
eScada.Drivers.OpcUaTcp now it is possible to use an OPCUA address up to 255 chars length
eScada.Drivers.* in case of remote device not reachable, error logging during reconnection now writes only the first error