Version 1.1.4.5 (Official Release) - Released November 12, 2019

Below are instructions for downloading and installing the current version of STARnext.

The file you will be downloading is STARnext Install 1.1.4.5.zip. This file contains all the installation files needed to install the program.

Follow the steps below to install this file.

1. Click the Download button below and save the zip file to your computer.

2. Unzip the file to a folder on your computer.

3. Once the file is unzipped, double click the STARnext Install 1.1.4.5.exe file.  Follow the prompts for installation.

Program Changes

1.1.4.5 Update Released November 12, 2019

Corrected problem where Site Code in Gen1/2 Radar was not being shown properly when connected to Setup screen
Corrected problem where Axle Time Stamp (Basic Data) .TF2 TRAXPro files would not open properly if TRAXPro was not installed on computer
Corrected problem where Station ID field was not being disabled when connected to setup for Gen1\2 Radar
Corrected problem where Radar LiveView would not work immediately after uploading new settings
Corrected problem where page numbering on reports was being formatted correctly
Corrected problem where gap info from Black Cat Radar was not being calculated correctly
Corrected problem where accessing Edit Filters was causing an error with some files
Corrected problem where combined speed percentile info was being reported for individual directions
Corrected error that would occur when saving new seasonal factor table
Corrected error that could occur when saving certain file types as .TF2 extension
Corrected error that could occur when with certain settings when using the NYS Export
Corrected error that could occur when using speed filters with certain files
Corrected problem where 'default' factor tables weren't being retained in Preferences
Corrected problem where some vehicle speeds in Per Vehicle table weren't being sorted properly
Corrected problem where L10 layout data was not being displayed properly
Corrected problem were selecting From and To date/time on the Report Preview screen was not being properly reflected in the report
Corrected problem where volume only layouts were improperly requiring scheme information
Corrected error that could occur if you tried to process files with extremely small time of data
Modified binned data tab to allow channel\direction description to be edited by double clicking on the data sheet tab
Modified Enforcement Evaluator to have labeling in linear gauge change to reflect if 1st or 99th percentiles are being used
Modified GeoCount export to use .txt extension
Modified GeoCount export to use count start time as part of file name
Modified Per Vehicle export to provide additional customization options
Modified Site Code field in Gen1/2 Radar setup to validate for only number and 8 characters or less
Modified Home Tab to consolidate header fields on one screen
Modified Gen2 Radar Setup so Site Code is no longer required to be entered
Modified Remote Connections form and fixed issue where the first listing could get overwritten
Modified metric handling so you are not forced to use metric scheme if unit of measure is metric
Modified Per Vehicle ASCII export to allow delimiter selection
Modified Per Vehicle ASCII export with several settings to make more compatible with TRAXPro output
Modified Seasonal Factors to set last day of month properly for each month
Modified Gradient function to provide more consistent function
Modified Speed Data Analysis Report to provide results more consistent with standard reports
Modified Volume reports to automatically wrap lane descriptions if there is room to do so
Modified Binned Dataset Information area on binned tab to display as plain text rather than disabled dropdowns
Modified File > Open screen to remember file type selection
Modified binned tab info to properly update start and end date and time if rows of data were deleted

Modified Report Designer to make it easier to edit reports with more than 23 columns of data
Added 85th percentile info to Numeric Data on Speed Enforcement Evaluator page
Added ability to Unregister your own computer
Added ability to print ADT info directly from ADT screen
Added four general comment fields that can be saved with file and included with reports
Added option to have Speed Statistics at end of each page of report, not just final totals
Added several default reports with Daily Speed Statistics
Added option to convert binned speed or class data to volume only

Added support for running multiple instances of the software

Added support for opening .dmp, .dat and .tf2 files directly through clicking in Windows Explorer

1.1.3.3 Update Released October 14, 2019

Corrected problem where ADT function was reporting that there were no vehicles to process in valid data file
Corrected problem where changing the Start date and time in the Axle Time Stamp screen was not being reflected in the Per Vehicle data
Corrected problem where selecting a specific time period in the Per Vehicle tab was not being reflected in the Stat Print report
Corrected problem where selecting 'Include Daily Summary' in Stat Print was not showing all days
Corrected problem where some files would cause error when going to Stat Print
Corrected problem where going to File > Open > Black Cat Dumps was not properly opening files
Corrected problem where reprocessing some Black Cat DAT files would cause error

Corrected problem where percentiles on speed reports were coming up as all zeroes

Corrected typo in the PDF save confirmation of the Speed Data Analysis report and the Class Data Analysis report

Corrected error when producing a report from PRN imported data

Corrected error that was occurring when trying to save Excel export of binned data

Corrected error that was occurring with some files when selecting Averages on Per Vehicle tab

Corrected error that was occurring with some files when selecting Filter button on Per Vehicle tab

Corrected problem where Percentiles were not being listed correctly
Corrected problem where error was being generated in some files when going to Averages button on Per Vehicle tab
Corrected problem where some PRN files were not being imported correctly
Corrected problem where Volume Only Options tab exports weren't working for some files
Corrected problem where error could be generated in reports if GPS Accuracy number was too large
Corrected problem where processing of axle time stamps was ending prematurely in some files 

Corrected problem where the Current Date/Time field in the Processing Axle Time Stamps screen was not staying synched with the plot time
Corrected problem where the ADT value was not properly carrying over from the Speed Enforcement Evaluator to the Best Time For Enforcement

Corrected problem where ADT info was not always coming up correctly when working with Binned data sets
Corrected problem where Print Preview of speed reports was using MPH labeling even if report was KPH
Corrected error that could occur doing Excel export of Per Vehicle data with some files
Modified Matrix functions to improve stability
Modified ASCII export of binned data to included TRAXPro compatibility option
Modified Data Verification rules to allow for some instances of data removal

Modified Radar Data report options to not include Class Data Analysis report

Modified PDF save of Class Data Analysis report to use correct nomenclature

Modified Report Designer import buttons to be more descriptive

Modified the scheme selection in the Per Vehicle tab to remember the last scheme you selected

Modified the program's default icon to use the STARnext road logo

Modified Stat Print option to support unclassed data as first or last bin 

Modified Black Cat connection screen to disable Disconnect button if the unit has already been disconnected

Modified File > About listing to identify active computer

Modified Speed Enforcement Evaluator so gauges will not overlap
Modified Preferences so changes to the default comments take effect immediately without have to restart the program
Modified import of radar-based TF2 files to use two channels instead of four
Modified Best Time To Enforce report to use red as default graph color
Modified Black Cat processing to remove unneeded tab
Modified the tab order on the TRAX Download screen

Modified processing of axle time stamp volume only layouts

Modified Volume Only Options tab database to show time stamps to the second
Added support for older model TRAX counters

Added Matrix export capability
Added ability to assign text descriptions to individual bins in binned schemes
Added Preferences option to display unclassified data as last bin rather than first
Added ability to type in DT value in Dead Time screen

Added support for the Black Cat III

Added warning prompt if user tries to disconnect from Black Cat radar without having started a count

Added Location 3 and Location 4 options to default comments

1.1.1.4 Update Released September 06, 2019

Corrected problem where Grand Total percentages on reports where being calculated from the page totals
Corrected error that could occur reading in data from AI Count flash drive with hidden folder
Corrected error that could occur if you deleted more intervals from start or end of count than existed in count
Corrected error that could occur in some radar data files when graphing from the Per Vehicle tab
Corrected error that could occur when attempting to delete a specific number of rows by highlighting using the interval time column
Corrected problem in Report Designer where Time column was only accessible when the report was initial opened
Modified Per Vehicle Stats to reflect when filters have been applied
Modified Police Reports to allow filters to be applied
Added warning message to Quick Start if license has not be verified in more than 15 days
Added Gradient View option

1.1.1.0 Update Released August 21, 2019

Corrected problem with how peak factor was being calculated on some volume reports
Corrected problem where class scheme selection was no longer available if you selected a class layout after previously selecting volume only layout
Corrected error that could occur when going to TRAXPro Import in Report Designer if TRAXPro was not installed on the computer
Corrected a couple typos on the Print Preview screen
Corrected how lengths of vehicles downloaded from Gen2 Radar were being displayed
Corrected error that could occur when editing the class names in classification schemes
Corrected error that could occur when attempting to produce a standard report from radar per vehicle data
Corrected problem where images were not being printed with binned reports
Corrected problem in Report Designer where Totals font setting was not affecting Report End totals
Corrected problem where inserting a new column into binned volume data was not always putting it in the correct location
Corrected problem where selecting cells for editing in binned data was not always working as it should
Corrected problem where comments fields were including a large blank space
Corrected problem where Discard option of Axle Time Stamp Advanced Options was not be retained
Modified Page End options of Report Designer to provide greater stability
Modified the look and function of the buttons on the Police Reports
Modified the Generate Output buttons on the Per Vehicle tab to consolidate reports under one button
Modified Report Designer to allow column labels to be offset for date
Modified Report Designer to allow additional options for date format
Modified TRAX USB Download screen to be more intuitive
Modified radar download to prompt to save before displaying file
Modified Black Cat Radar setup screen to have firmware update option
Modified File > Open to remember last path used 
Modified File Open process to improve naming stability
Modified Enforcement Evaluator to improve stability
Modified naming of temp file from Gen1\Gen2 radar to use date and time convention
Modified serial number checking to work with international date formats
Modified TRAX Setup screen to improve functionality and add features
Modified Report Designer to have option to put Report Total on new page work properly
Added ability to export File Open Map as KMZ file for Google Earth or Google My Maps
Added ability to merge multiple Per Vehicle files into one file
Added support for AI Count video data collection processing
Added Class Data Analysis Report
Added ability to associate vehicle images to classes in schemes

Added additional legacy TRAXPro volume reports

1.0.5.2 Update Released July 12, 2019

Corrected error that could occur going to Standard Print in Per Vehicle tab with data from Black Cat Radar
Corrected problem where the 'Select which devices will be used' would become unchecked when saving other changes in Preferences
Corrected problem where negative values could be shown for following distance in Black Cat Per Vehicle records
Corrected error that could occur when going to Photo tab of Print Preview
Corrected error that could occur with some files when changing the interval length on binned data tab
Corrected error that could occur if you uploaded two lane settings into a Black Cat that had previously been configured for one lane
Corrected problem where incorrect start and end times could be displayed for Radar data if file was very short
Corrected error when reopening a newly created file that had spreadsheet numbers edited
Corrected error that could occur when deleting columns from the middle of a set of volume data columns
Corrected error that could occur when going to File menu and doing a Save As then closing data file
Corrected error that could occur when changing titles in Police Graphs
Corrected error that could occur on startup if STARnext documents folder had been manually deleting or was missing
Modified Speed Report Print Preview to remove Pace Speed selection that was not being used
Modified Speed Data Analysis Report to properly adjust from and to dates if they were selected outside the count's range
Modified binned data sets so inserting and deleting columns is only allowed with binned volume data
Modified File menu to remove extra button used for debugging
Modified volume reports so percentage info that was not working in previous beta (1.0.4.4) is now working
Modified Correction Factors so a user factor could be properly applied to selected columns of volume data
Modified Police Graphs so proper titles and logo are used with report
Modified Volume Only Options to streamline data processing
Modified Scheme Editor to disable Print option unless a scheme has been selected
Modified Per Vehicle table for Gen2 Radar data to not show data fields that don't apply to Gen2
Modified Up and Down arrows in titles table of Preferences to improve usability
Modified titles in Preferences to allow web site address without hyperlink formatting
Modified name of Quick Start option on General tab of Preferences
Modified several of the programming components to newer versions
Modified .net framework to 4.8
Modified School Zone brackets in Enforcement Evaluator to remove date selection
Modified School Zone brackets in Enforcement Evaluator to auto-populate with default times
Modified Per Vehicle Tab so date/time would update properly if changed on the Home tab
Modified Per Vehicle Tab so filters can't be applied that will eliminate all vehicles
Modified NYS Export to properly locate default headers on start up
Modified install to remove Temporary Files folder not being used
Modified Police Reports interface to have all buttons on initial screen
Added Best Times for Enforcement button to Police Reports screen
Added checkmark to map icons in Map View for counts that are location verified
Added Reset to Defaults button to Speed Data Analysis screen

1.0.4.0 Update Released June 20, 2019

Corrected error in Black Cat LiveView that was showing speeds too high - was displaying KPH values rather than MPH
Corrected error that could occur with some files when attempting to access the Stat Print
Corrected error that could occur in some instances when using Bluetooth connection to connected to Black Cat Radar
Corrected error that could occur on several screens when connected to a Gen2 Radar if the radar's internal time out was passed 
Corrected problem where it appeared as if the download of data from a Gen2 radar was not working properly
Corrected error that could occur when using the Automate Process function
Corrected problem where the count type of some files was not being displayed properly on the File Open screen
Corrected problem in Best Times to Enfore Report where zooming in beyond 100 caused error
Corrected problem where lane distance were not displayed properly in Gen2 Radar setup if the unit was set to Facing left
Corrected problem where numeric data of Enforcement Evaluator could overlap Linear Gauge
Corrected problem in Black Cat setup where Approach and Recede values weren't being properly read in
Corrected errors that could occur at end of First Time Setup routine if user name had space in it
Corrected problem with Volume Only Options not displaying all options properly
Corrected problem where percentiles on speed report statistics were not being displayed properly

Modified Quick Start screen to remove Do Not Show Again box. This option can be set in Preferences
Modified Volume Only tab to remove Create Output button
Modified reports so logo works properly
Modified Up & Down arrow zoom function in Best Times to Enforce Report so they work as designed
Modified the PDF save of several police reports to use the correct default names
Modified Officer's Report and Post Enforcement Report to not have multiple pop ups
Modified several police reports to use report titles correctly
Modified Reset to Defaults button on Police Graphs to affect background
Modified Police Tabular Report to remove Outline tab
Modified Calculate Pace Speed screen to properly enable Recalculate button
Modified Close icon on Police Data Summary screen
Modified name of Speed Data Analysis report
Modified name of button Edit Lane and Direction Descriptions on Enforcement Evaluator
Modified graphs on Best Times to Enforce to make easier to read
Modified Police Tabular Report to be landscape by default
Modified Police Tabular Report by adding row shading to make it easier to read
Modified Police Data Summary to eliminate pop ups
Modified Speed Data Analysis to make it easier to add location picture

Added Regen button to Speed Data Analysis report
Added Close button to ribbon of the Plot Axle Time Stamps screen
Added Close button to the ribbon of the Scheme Editor
Added Print Option to the Scheme Editor
Added Print option to Class Averages screen on Per Vehicle tab

 

1.0.3.4 Update Released May 23, 2019

Corrected problem in Preferences where after initial install the Select Which Devices Will Be Used settings were disabled
Corrected error that could occur if setting a channel to go to 'None' in the channel options
Corrected problem that could occur if you changed the class scheme on a binned data tab
Corrected typo in the Batch TRAXPro Import
Corrected error that could occur if you created a speed scheme then tried to add more bins to it
Corrected problem where Following Distance schemes weren't being recognized properly
Corrected error that could occur when creating Correction Factor Tables
Corrected error when going to Peak Calculator from binned data created from Radar data set
Corrected error that could occur if changing the tube layout to volume only and processing
Corrected error that could occur if you deleted middle tab of multiple binned data tabs then clicked on direction tab of remaining data sets
Corrected feet and inch markings that were reversed on radar setup screen
Corrected error that could occur when looking at LiveView feed from Radar
Modified ability to import TRAXPro Report layouts to work correctly
Modified Radar Setup to change color of time warning to green once clock has been synched
Modified Remove Current Direction options on Binned Data tab to not allow all direction to be removed
Modified Binned Volume tab to remove option to remove or add directions
Modified several settings in the Report Designer
Modified Black Cat Radar setup to set default power save
Modified Version Info button on binned data tab to show correct info
Modified TRAX Download screen to remove Temp Counts button
Modified Radar setup to re-enable Lane 2 if number of lanes is changed from 1 to 2
Modified Radar LiveView of Black Cat to remove gap
Modified Preferences to remove Default Report Graph Type
Modified Licensing details
Modified Radar Site Details for use with both local and remote connections
Modified Black Cat Radar Remote Site Configuration screen
Modified Black Cat Radar Remote Site Port setting to default to 10000
Modified Police Graphs to allow selection of lanes
Modified Scheme Editor to allow Save As
Modified Speed Stats on Portrait Reports reduce line wrapping
Modified Stat Print to not show dates that have No Volume
Modified Stat Print to not show ADT factors if they are 1
Modified installation so that if you do an uninstall and reinstall you are asked if you want to replace existing resource folders
Added Speed Data Analysis Report to Police Reports
Added ability to both export and import STARnext report layouts
Added ability to get Gap info from Black Cat Radar data
Added volume reports
Added file tiling options to top of the toolbar to make working with multiple files easier

 

1.0.2.0 Update Released May 8, 2019

Corrected how Date Downloaded is displayed in Open > More Info
Corrected how Layout info is displayed for .TF2 files on File > Open screen
Corrected how details shown at top of Binned Volume Data was being dsiplayed
Corrected new volume counts to remove extra tab
Corrected error that could occur if you deleted all headings in Stat Print
Corrected error that occurred when clicking Send to JAMAR on log screen
Corrected error that could occur when initializing Stat Print
Corrected Navigation and Zoom fields of best Times to Enforce screen
Corrected error that could occur if you selected multiple columns in binned volume data and tried to delete column
Corrected error that occurred if you deleted a volume column then tried to graph the data
Corrected error that could occur going to Police Tabular Reports or Data Summary with certain data sets

Corrected error that could occur with some files doing NY DOT export

Modified and updated several Help topics

Modified Police Enforcement Scheduler so it does not prompt if xml file is not found
Modified report options displayed to only those compatible with current data set
Modified Best Times to Enforce screen to allow report to be regenerated if parameters like start and end dates are changed
Modified reports to have separate system and user reports
Modified reports to allow specific bins to be assigned to columns
Modified reports to allow hourly totals for 15 minute reports
Modified Pop up tool tip for Per Vehicle tab
Modified start up to prompt user if new system reports have been installed
Modified uninstall to remove user config file
Modified how channel descriptions were being used
Modified Preferences to remove automatic sending of log file
Modified several Help buttons
Modified Police Graphs to automatically select graph
Modified Print Preview to automatically select report
Modified Report Designer to allow auto addition of count data with one click
Modified Report Designer to add select all and select none options for checkboxes
Modified install location for starnext.chm file
Modified Report Designer to allow custom name for Unclassified Data
Modified Report Designer to add Speed Stats
Modified Redistribute Data screen to lock table if selection is Use Count's Distribution table 
Added ability to check dmp file for corrupt pulse data by holding down CTRL or ALT while clicking Process button. Label changes to Process with Debug
Added Linear Infographics option to Enforcement Evaluator
Added additional volume and binned reports

1.0.1.1 First Release April 8, 2019