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GliderScore

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Mildura 2013
Introduction

GliderScore has all the features needed from pilot entry to final results.
It is largely intuitive but of course there is a learning curve to go through.
To help you there is this website and the help that is built into the program.

  • You will need a PC and the GliderScore program.
  • You can download the program here.
  • To start learning, click on the QuickStart tab above.

GliderScore ...

  • creates an excellent draw
  • produces draw reports, scoring sheets and score cards
  • allows easy entry of flight data and instantly calculate scores
  • produces up to date competition results at any time
  • allows emailing of draw reports and final results to all competition pilots
  • integrates audio, timing and digital clock display to run the competition
  • has a built in eScoring system to submit scores using smartphones.

RECENT UPDATES (Click here to download the latest files.)
The latest downloads include all bug fixes.

  • GliderScore 6.65 Build 2021-08-30 and GliderScoreDigitalTimer 1.12 Build 2021-08-30
  • GS Feature - Scoring screen: Can now display and change the 'retired' status of pilots.
  • GS Bug fix - Timer Setup: fixed Timer Timer not formatting properly.
  • DT Feature - New output format: added Extended+RGB format for colour capable displays.
  • GliderScore 6.65 Build 2021-08-18
  • GS Bug fix - Email Reports: Sent attachments but not the message body.
  • GS Bug fix - Email Reports: Took too long to send emails. Time needed is now much shorter.
  • GS Bug fix - Email Reports: Emails were not sent if there were no attachments. Now fixed.
  • DT Bug fix - Stopped DigitalTimer=>OpenTimer from crashing because of conflicting date formats.
  • GliderScore 6.65 Build 2021-08-16 and GliderScoreDigitalTimer 1.12 Build 2021-08-16
  • Feature - For F5K - Enter scores by pilot fully implemented.
  • Feature - Enhanced Competition=>Merge functions. More information here.
  • Feature - Merge playlists has largely been re-written.
  • Feature - Digital Timer: Added new output format 'Synchronic'.
  • Feature - Digital Timer: Full file path removed from playlist data.
  • Feature - Email Reports: Links to pilot's eScoring pages can be automatically included. More information here.
  • Bug fix - Draw Report (small format) will not over-write the page footer.
  • Bug fix - Fix scores upload when decimal separator is a comma.
  • Bug fix - Digital Timer: Fixed announcements with incorrect Display Time.
  • Bug fix - various minor bug fixes.
  • There is a new option for building a display board. (2021-07-09)
  • Robert Budniak has developed the new board and is sharing all the information here.
  • GliderScore 6.64 Build 2021-06-01
  • Feature - Timer clock colours can now be changed.
  • Feature - Timer (reduced size) window can be made full screen.
  • F5K Rule Refinement for Task C. See details here.
  • Bug fix - Big Timer working again.
  • Bug fix - various minor bug fixes.
  • Translation of German F3RES Rules (Uploaded 2019-11-18)
  • A translation of the F3RES rules is available here.
  • Embedded-Ability Clock Display Controller 2018-09-27
  • Embedded-Ability has udpated software to take advantage of the 'Extended Protocol'.
    This means that four character displays can regularly show round and group information.
    For more information navigate to Display/Timer/Audio→Digital Timer→Open Timer.