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IQRF IDE

Release notes


v4.45 (13 Nov 2017)

  • Bugs fixed
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • (DC)TR-75D transceiver supported.
    • GW-GSM-02A FW 3.12 added to the IQRF Device Manager.

v4.44 (20 Oct 2017)

  • Bugs fixed
    • Erase Before Upload feature did not erase complete external EEPROM.
    • The IQMESH Network Manager - Map View did not redraw the map after Node unbonding in specific cases.
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • GW-GSM-02A FW 3.11 added to the IQRF Device Manager.
      • Faster data throughput (supports packet aggregation ), several minor improvements, calendar bug fixed.
    • Clear/Write/Read DPA command of the UART DPA peripheral added to the Terminal - DPA Test.
    • Detection and recovery from wrong IQRF OS checksum caused by interrupted OTA upload added.
    • An option to install IQRF IDE Command added to the IQRF IDE installer.

v4.43 (23 Aug 2017)

  • Bugs fixed
    • TR transceivers with IQRF OS v4.00D become corrupted when wirelessly uploaded (RFPGM) using CATS based on TR with OS v4.01D.
    • Incorrect conversion/displaying of IQRFMAP files created in IDE 4.31 - 4.41.
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • Compiler User´s Guide item in the Help menu added.
    • PDF icon to open the Compiler User´s Guide in the Project Properties - Build window added.
    • (DC)TR-58D transceiver supported.
    • IQRF OS 4.02D supported.
    • IQRF OS 4.01D not supported.

v4.42 (14 Aug 2017)

This version is removed 18 Aug 2017 due to a serious bug.

Caution!
Do not perform RFPGM (wireless upload) of TR transceivers with IQRF OS v4.00D using IQRF IDE CATS based on TR with OS v4.01D, otherwise the OS inside the TRs become corrupted.

Workaround: A corrupted TR can be recovered at the user. Contact IQRF support for instructions in this case.

We apologize for your inconvenience. IQRF OS v4.02D and IDE v4.43 fixing this bug will be available by the end of August.

  • Bugs fixed
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • IQRF OS 4.01D supported.
    • DPA v3.01 supported.
    • Packet Inspector:
      • FRC packet displaying improved.
      • Floating window displaying given value in the Bitmap section added.
      • FRC response section with floating window displaying given value added.
    • GW-USB-06 FW 1.07 added to the IQRF Device Manager.
      • Upload of user application in CDC IQRF USB mode supported for IQRF OS 4.00D and higher.
  • Features added
    • IQRF Alliance interoperability standard supported (beta).

v4.41 (10 May 2017)

  • Bugs fixed
    • IQMESH Netwok Manager:
      • Incorrect export of Table View columns: Discovered, Accessible.
      • Control - TR Config:
        • Saving of configuration dialog opened from Source File - File made changes incorrectly in TR configuration file actually selected in the Project window.
    • Incorrect Copy/Paste functionality in the TR Configuration - Security window.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • IQRF OS 3.09D supported. There is no sense to migrate from OS v3.08D to v3.09D unless the application should be operated in Israel. The only feature added in v3.09D is observing Israel local goverment restrictions. Moreover, OS downgrade from v3.09D is restricted as well.
    • GW-USB-06 FW 1.06 added to the IQRF Device Manager.
      • Upload of user application in CDC IQRF USB mode supported.
    • GW-USB-05 FW 1.08 added to the IQRF Device Manager.
      • Bug fixed: Incorrect error answer for Data Send command.
    • Microsoft Visual Studio 2017 editor supported.
  • Features added
    • TR module upload in USB CDC mode.

v4.40 (6 Mar 2017)

  • Bug fixed
    • IQMESH Netwok Manager - Control - Upload:
      • Unreliable communication in LP mode via UDP and COM (protocol: IQRF CDC, DPA HDLC) communication channels
      • Unreliable communication with an IQMESH Coordinator using COM (protocol: DPA HDLC) communication channel
    • IQMESH Netwok Manager - Control - TR Config:
      • Upload of TR configuration incorrectly disabled for TR-5xD modules
    • Exception thrown in Terminal - DPA Test when NADR in HEX format was locked while the Send Macro Directly option was checked.
    • Not working DEL key in all enter fields of the CATS tool.
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • OS 4.00D supported.
    • DPA 3.00 supported.
    • TR-77D supported (beta).
    • GW-USB-07 supported (beta).
    • Terminal Log window:
      • NADR, PNUM and PCMD columns added.
      • Enhanced color marking of DPA packets.
      • Resend and Copy to Terminal items added to the menu on selected packet.
    • Remove Node Address DPA command supported in the IQMESH Network Manager and the CATS Service Tools.
    • The Packet Inspector supports user defined peripherals of DPA protocol (only for DPA v3.00).
    • Hot keys for Quick device selection changed from Ctrl+Shift+F1(F2,F3) to Ctrl + 1(2,3).
    • Czech help removed.
  • Features added
    • RF Scanner as a next tool of CATS Service Tools.
    • TR Configuration:
      • Security tab added.
      • Possibility to encrypt TR configuration file.
    • Possibility to upload encrypted - password protected (.xmlzip) TR configuration file to the TR module from the Project window.
    • Possibility to log background communication of the IQMESH Network Manager in the Terminal Log window. This feature can be enabled in Tools - Options - Environment Options setting.
    • Possibility to upload HEX or IQRF file by double click the file in the Project window.
    • Remove Missing Files item added to the Project menu and popup menus in the Project window.
    • TR Module Information window shows Original OS version and OS checksum.
    • Microsoft Visual Studio editor supported.

v4.36 (9 Jun 2016)

  • Bugs fixed
    • Terminal - Auto Reply: incorrect functionality if Use Numbers feature was used in the Received Macro.
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Features added
    • IQRF Device Manager:
      • UDP device can be added also if it is not accessible via hostname.
    • Clone MID Wizard now supports also TR modules with incorrect content of system EEPROM.
    • Item Command Prompt Here added to the popup menu on project files.

v4.35 (26 Apr 2016)

  • Bugs fixed
    • Incorrect functionality of DPA Hops - Get button in the IQMESH Network Manager.
    • Incorrect interpretation of 2bit FRC in the Packet Inspector window in case of HWPID difference.
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Features added
    • IQMESH Network Manager:
      • Configure TR, Reset TR and Restart TR items added to the popup menu on a network device in the Control - IQMESH - Nodes Info, Map View and Table View tabs.
      • TR Config tool allows to download/upload the TR configuration from/to the Coordinator or Nodes via IQMESH (DPA) network.

v4.34 (10 Mar 2016)

  • Bug fixed
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • OS 3.08D supported.
    • DPA 2.26 supported.
    • Create/Remove CATS RF Programmer items added to the Programming - RF Programmer menu.
    • GW-UNI-01 supported (IQRF Alliance product).
  • Features added
    • IQMESH Network Manager - Upload tool allows to upgrade/downgrade (Custom DPA Handler, Plug-in, IQRF OS change file) the Coordinator or Nodes via IQMESH (DPA) network (for TR-7xD modules with IQRF OS v3.08D and DPA v2.26 only).
    • IQMESH Network Manager - Control - DPA Params - FRC Params setting.

v4.33 (21 Dec 2015)

  • Bug fixed
    • External EEPROM upload on TR-76D modules did not work from IDE v4.30.

v4.32 (7 Dec 2015)

  • Bug fixed
    • Change IQRF OS Wizard offered the upgrade also for TR modules with OS lower then 3.06D.
    • USB mode switching for GW-USB-04 with FW v1.20 did not work from IDE v1.19.
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • IQMESH Network Manager:
      • Nodes Info table extended with the interpretation using intervals.
      • Selective FRC supported in the Map View and Table View.
      • Send FRC items added to the Perform Selected Operations button.
    • Packet Inspector:
      • Bitmap section for graphical displaying of bit fields in DPA packets added.
    • DPA 2.24 supported.
    • Parameters %cfg%, %hex% and %iqrf% added to the Pre-Build, Post-Build and Pre-Upload step.
    • Pre-Build, Post-Build and Pre-Upload step features now detect the exit code.
    • CK-USB-04A FW 1.14 added to the IQRF Device Manager.
      • Faster SPI timing modified.
    • GW-GSM-02A FW 3.10 added to the IQRF Device Manager.
      • First stable release
  • Features added
    • Pre-Upload step.

v4.31 (21 Sep 2015)

  • Bug fixed
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • Licenced memory renamed to Extended memory (now available without any license).
    • Change IQRF OS Wizard allows to upgrade (DC)TR-5xD modules from OS v3.06D to OS v3.07D build 0852.
    • GW-USB-06 fully supported.
    • CK-USB-04A FW 1.13 added to the IQRF Device Manager.
      • Faster SPI for communication with TR-7xD modules.
    • Packet Inspector:
      • PDATA subsection added to the Protocol - DPA section
      • On double click or Enter key pressing to any Protocol section item the corresponding item in the Data section is highlighted and vice versa.
  • Features added
    • Project to Archive feature allows to archive complete Project to a ZIP file.
    • SPI Speed selection for CK-USB-04A with FW 1.13 and higher.
    • Check for Update item added to the Help menu.

v4.30 (18 Aug 2015)

  • Bug fixed
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • DPA v2.20 supported.
    • OS 3.07D supported.
    • TR-76D supported.
    • GW-USB-06 supported (beta).
    • Terminal - DPA Test available also in DPA service mode.
    • TR Module Reset hot key changed to "Ctrl+F2".
    • New version of compiler included: CC5X Version 3.5C FREE edition.
    • New version of CATS plug-in included: CATS v1.03.
      • DSM channel setting for DPA v2.20.
    • Web page icons on Project Properties - TR Module and Build windows added.
    • F5 hotkey can be used also for Upload from opened TR Configuration window.
    • Project window:
      • Folders supported in file sections.
      • File sorting.
      • Direct file upload via the popup menu.
      • Drag and Drop of folders with various files (C, HEX, IQRF, XML) from external applications.
  • Features added
    • COM communication channel in IQRF Device Manager.
    • Change IQRF OS Wizard - allows to upgrade/downgrade OS in TR modules.
    • Alternative DSM channel (DPA Service Mode) for DPA v2.20.
    • Selection of separator between columns of copied data to the Windows clipboard.

v4.23 (10 Apr 2015)

  • Bug fixed
    • IQMESH Netrwork Manager: too short timeout for communication in LP mode with Nodes in zone 0.
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • DPA v2.13 supported.
    • OS 3.07D supported (beta).
    • HEXCODES.H file added into CC5X installation folder.
    • Windows® XP no longer supported (not tested, support limited).
    • Windows® 10 supported (beta).
    • WinUSB CDC/Custom USB drivers.
  • Features added
    • UDP communication channel in IQRF Device Manager.
    • Internal / External EEPROM verification during TR upload (for OS 3.07D and higher).
    • Import IQMESH Network Map from XML file. Usable also for non DPA applications (from OS 3.04D and higher).
    • IQRF WinUSB devices supported (beta).

v4.22 - non-public release


v4.21 (26 Jan 2015)

  • Bug fixed
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • DPA 2.12 supported.
    • Nested network (2nd level) supported in IQMESH Network Manager (beta).
    • CK-USB-04A FW 1.10 added to the IQRF Device Manager.
      • New USB modes CDC SPI and CDC UART added. See CK-USB-04A FW v1.10 User´s guide for details.
      • Buttons control and LEDs indication modified.
    • Set MID button renamed to Clone, launches the Clone MID Wizard now.
  • Features added
    • Clone MID Wizard.
    • IQRF Cloud communication channel in IQRF Device Manager.
    • USB modes CDC SPI and CDC UART.

v4.20 (11 Nov 2014)

  • Bug fixed
    • Minor repairs and improvements.
  • Changes and enhancements
    • IQRF OS 3.06D supported.
    • DPA 2.10 supported.
    • TR-53D supported.
    • GW-GSM-02A supported (beta).
    • GW-ETH-02A supported (beta).
    • GW-WIFI-01 supported (beta).
    • USB Device Manager redesigned and renamed to IQRF Device Manager.
    • Delta Time column in Terminal Log window added.
    • FCC ID added to TR Module Information window.
    • Hot keys for desktop selection changed.
  • Features added
    • Breakpoints window added.
    • GW Tool for GW-ETH-02x and GW-GSM-02A configuration.
    • CATS
      • Connecting to DPA device with specific MID.
      • Scan of available DPA devices in DSM mode.
    • RFPGM Standard
      • System packets supported.
      • Low power mode supported.
    • External EEPROM upload supported.
    • Description tab in TR Configuration window added.
    • Quick Access feature for quick USB device selection.

v4.19 - non-public release


v4.18 - non-public release


v4.17 (4 Jun 2014)

  • Bug fixed
    • Minor repairs and improvements
  • Features added
    • DPA v2.01 supported.
    • Button Set to Project in the TR Module Information window. Enables to set the TR Module item in Project window according to the connected TR module.


v4.16 (13 May 2014)

  • Bugs fixed
    • Version of configuration data was not saved in TR module when uploading TR Configuration using F5 hot key.
    • Problem with CATS or RF Programmer Standard detection when switched using USB Device Manager.
    • Upload using F5 did not work if no HEX file selected (e.g. only IQRF and XML files).
    • Minor repairs and improvements.

v4.15 (30 Apr 2014)

  • Bugs fixed
    • Incorrect zone number displaying in Table View of IQMESH Network Manager.
    • Not working sending of LED On/Off commands via popup menu on Coordinator in Map View of IQMESH Network Manager.
  • Features added
    • IQRF OS 3.05D supported.
    • DPA v2.00 supported.
    • TR-72D module supported (beta).
    • GW-ETH-02 supported.
    • GW-WIFI-01 supported (beta).
    • Tested for WIN 8.1.
    • New version of CC5X compiler 3.5 FREE.
    • New version of plug-in RFPGM Standard v1.04.
    • IQMESH Network Manager:
      • DPA Enumaration added.
      • Table View extended.
      • Networking data Backup / Restoration added.
      • Module ID setting added.
    • CATS Service Tool added.
    • DPA version selection moved from DPA Test to Project window and Project Properties.
    • Terminal Macros:
      • Terminal Macro names extended to 100 characters.
      • Macro hint shows whole name, data and confirmation state.
    • NAdr in Terminal DPA Test can be locked. Useful when working with macros.
    • Watch window:
      • Watch tab names extended to 30 characters.
      • Comment column extended to 50 characters.
    • Identification of HW type of connected TR module (valid for IQRF OS 3.05D or higher).
    • Link to Notepad++ added to Home window.
    • Help menu:
      • Hot Keys item added.
      • Tips and Tricks item added.