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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.)

  • GliderScore 6.63U1 Build 2020-12-03 and GliderScoreDigitalTimer 1.10 Build 2020-11-30
  • The latest downloads include all bug fixes.
  • GliderScore - Fixes a minor bug in the preliminary checks before the Draw Rounds program starts.
  • GliderScore 6.63 and GliderScoreDigitalTimer 1.10 Build 2020-11-30
  • The latest downloads include all bug fixes.
  • GliderScore - Major upgrade to include class F5K for both PC and eScoring. More information here.
  • GliderScore - Flight Scores report options: group by flight groups or pilot names; run for all pilots or selected pilots.
  • DigitalTimer - Upgraded to support two COM ports simutaneously. More information here.
  • DigitalTimer - Upgrade to support new Pandora functions. More information here.
  • Database Backups - Minimum of 10 retained. Backups deleted if more than 10 and over 3 months old.
  • eScoring - If closing competition and last action was a download, message given suggesting upload before closing.
  • GliderScore 6.62 Build 2020-02-17 with Bug Fixes
  • The latest downloads include all bug fixes.
  • Update 1 2020-02-21 - Fixes issue where files for Big Timer were not created.
  • GliderScore 6.62 and GliderScoreDigitalTimer 1.09 Build 2020-02-17
  • GliderScore 6.62
  • Merge playlists from any two competitions (with the same competition date) into a single playlist.
    Example: fly seniors round 1 groups followed by juniors round 1 groups, then seniors round 2 ....
    More info at Display/Timer/Audio->Digital Timer->Create Playlist->Merge Playlists, or
    Display/Timer/Audio->Audio Player->Merge Playlists.
  • Updated Pilot Listing reports. Group by country, team, frequency or pilot class.
  • Updated Score Records for F3K to allow more space for writing times to one decimal.
    Also added an optional portrait format with two score records per page.
  • GliderScoreDigitalTimer 1.09
  • Various changes to handle the 'merge playlists' feature just added.
  • 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.