30/07/2020: New version 20.1 of ScanNav available Check what's new
28/06/2020: New 3.0 version of ScanNav Compagnon
11/10/2020: New October 2020 edition of Raster SnMap Charts and Vector SnMap Charts
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ScanNav Versions History

30/07/2020: Version 20.1
  • Integration of the new SHOMAR Edition 2020/2021 (data valid up to 31/1/2022)
  • Generalization to all types of objects of links and photos associated with waypoints (details)
  • Enhanced Notes with possibility to rotate/resize and change fonts(details)
  • Improvement on the editing of objects (routes / waypoints / zones / notes)(details)
  • New XTE repeater
  • Other miscelaneous improvements / correction of minor issues
17/05/2020: Version 20.0SP1
  • Adaptations for installing Vector SnMap packs
  • New Surface Wind repeater
  • Correction of the True Wind calculation for display in repeaters
  • Update of available Grib models for currents
  • SnMap Charts
04/12/2019: Version 20.0 (released for the Paris Boat show, December 2019)
  • Routing module: Improvement of the algorithm, and new concepts of passage points versus turning points. More information in the updated documentation of the routing module.
  • Radar PC Module: This new module, designed to work with Koden brand PC radars, allows the Overlay of the radar image on top of your charts. It is available in Beta version as of version 20.0 of ScanNav. Please contact us for more information. The module will be made available to all with version 20.1, which will be released during spring of 2020.
  • Various ergonomic improvements
  • New Grib models available for currents
  • Various bug fix
  • SnMap Charts: new October 2019 edition. Click on the following links for more information on the Raster SnMap offer, and the Vector SnMap offer.
31/05/2019: Version 19.1SP1
  • New Features:
    • Integration of the new SHOMAR Edition 2019/2020 (data valid up to 1/1/2021)
    • Improvement of the "Visible Area" tool to ease creation of waypoints (please refer to documentation).
  • Improvements/Corrections:
    • Fixed an issue on the Routing to pass the 180 ° meridian.
    • Additional support of Grib files, and improved parameterization of the SailGrib RTOFS model interface.
12/05/2019: Version 19.1
  • New Features:
    • New SnMap Vector Offer derived from ENCs. Click here to view the coverage.
    • New SAR (Search and Rescue) module: Search Patterns
    • Download and Installation of SnMap charts integrated in ScanNav
    • Version available in Spanish
  • Various improvements:
    • Distance to Waypoint independant Repeater
    • Arcachon current integration from SHOM map data
    • Optimisation of loading / display of Raster SnMap charts especially when zoomed out
    • New "Include World global shoreline" Option in the Recent Chart Libraries window
    • Various ergonomic improvements
  • Corrections:
    • AIS: When a boat is stopped, or if the anti-collision is not active, the distances and bearings of the targets remain at 0.
    • Workaround of a Navionics issue on installation of Navionics chart 43XG
    • Routing: correction of a small rounding error on the last isochron, that resulted in the chosen route not being the direct route, even with engine only and without currents
  • SnMap Charts: new April 2019 edition. Click here to check packs coverage and latest updates.
17/03/2019: Version 19.0SP2
  • Various corrections
23/12/2018: Version 19.0SP1
  • Correction of an installation issue on Navionics charts without any SonarChart
03/12/2018: Version 19.0 (released for the Paris Boat show, December 2018)
  • Instruments and Sensors: Taking into account new instruments and sensors in repeaters and track-log.Click for details (at end of document)
  • Tracks analysis: New configurable interface completely revised, with possibility to add all types of sensors. Click for details
  • Strong performance improvement, especially on heavy tracks with numerous points.
  • Improved touch interface on tracks analysis
  • Polar file support improvements
  • Auto-Save: Periodic Auto-Save of objects in background (configurable period) Click for details
  • Navionics: Support of the Navionics SonarChart offer. Click for details
  • Recent Charts library interface to let you switch charts library very easily. Click for details
  • Miscellaneous Improvements and Corrections
  • NmeaPlayback: Support of the Standard NMEA183 V4 Tagblocks
  • SnMap Charts: new October 2018 edition. Click here to check packs coverage and latest updates.
24/09/2018: Version 18.1SP3
  • Strong performance improvement on long track display
  • Fixed various bugs
    • Crash linked to the contextual menu, followed by the opening of the file menu while the context menu is still open.
    • Problems taking into account the tidal coefficient when calculating routings using multiple current files.
    • The "Show Names" option on the AIS preferences tab was not kept between sessions
    • Small inconsistencies on installation of ENC updates, after manual manipulation of the charts library
22/06/2018: Version 18.1SP2
  • Correction of the "Best Start" routing function (was no more effective in version 18.1SP1).
  • Correction of the "APB" Nmea output sentence (generated a false arrival alarm on some pilots)
21/06/2018: Version 18.1SP1
  • Strong performance improvements in the display of the Track Analysis curves, especially on heavy tracks.
  • Fixed potential crashes in the Routing module
    • 1 - If you select an invalid Grib file in the routing grib file chooser
    • 2 - If you select a new routing (via the context menu on an existing route), while a Routing is still being calculated. This crash is neither systematic nor necessarily immediate.
  • Minor display bug fixes
06/06/2018: Version 18.1
  • Guides: click here for details
    • Integration of SHOM wreck database
    • Ergonomic improvements
    • Background work for preparing new guides
  • Routing click here for more details
    • Use of multiple currents or grib files .
    • Separation of input parameters for new routing, calculated routes
  • Gribs click here for more details
    • Improvements to the gribs download interface
    • Unique interface for downloading both fixed areas and by selection on the screen
    • Interface with new providers (SailDocs, OpenSkiron ...)
    • Highlighting of coverage limits
    • Ability to filter providers.
  • ENC management improvements click here for more details
    • Localisation of labels
    • Display of cell names
    • Improvements on the installation process
  • Various improvements (see release notes)
    • New interface for the visible area tool.
    • Guides and Object layers now use a common non modal selector with easier use
    • The Analysis window is more easily configurable.
    • Enhanced KML and GPX export to overcome import issues by some external programs
    • Import waypoints files in text format.
  • Miscellaneous improvements and fixes
  • Integration of the new SHOMAR Edition 2018/2019 (valid up to 31/1/2020)
  • SnMap Charts: new April 2018 edition
  • Click here to check packs coverage and latest updates.
1/12/2017: Version 18.0/18.0SP1 (released for the Paris Boat show, December 2017)
  • Interface with new Guides: click here for more details
  • Internal work resulting in increased performances on several features.
  • Miscellaneous Improvements and corrections
  • SnMap Charts: new October 2017 edition
  • Click here to check packs coverage and latest updates.
Note: Version SP1 just brings the correction of a broken link in the installation.
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