What’s New in this version?

Version 1.994 (IN REVIEW NOT RELEASED TO APP STORE)

FEATURES

  • NEW PLATFORM INDEPENDENT CHARTING OF DATA LOGS!
    • Record data logs as usual and then email the results to any platform (Android, iOS, Windows, Mac OSX) and open it in native browser or email viewer
    • Data log is a chart that you can interact with … pinch/zoom, view datapoints, drag scales, etc.
    • Turn ON/OFF parameters for the graph (to make graph less cluttered when analyzing data)
    • Also included in exported datalog is a CSV file for people who really want to customize or do advanced data analysis using spreadsheets or third party Apps
    • See the video tutorial here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5EHXYHVOdvo
    • See the news post here: https://www.dashboss.com/v1-994-beta-to-be-released/
  • What’s New pop up for new installations that point to this version history

BUG FIXES

  • Minor tweaks for iOS 11
  • 29 bit CAN problem where we can drop a byte fixed (mostly Euro cars)
  • 29 bit CAN DTC occasionally asking for 11 bit addresses
  • Bluetooth performance improvement to fix App crash if screens are navigated too quickly

ADDITIONAL NOTES


Version 1.993.3

FEATURES

  • Bug Fix

BUG FIXES

  • Fixed a crash in the GM CASE Relearn feature because of new iOS 11 rules for updating screens

ADDITIONAL NOTES


Version 1.993.2

FEATURES

  • Bug Fix

BUG FIXES

  • Crash on certain vehicles at the end of retrieving DTCs
  • Expanded ECUs that are queried for DTCs

ADDITIONAL NOTES


What’s New in this version?

Version 1.993.1

FEATURES

  • Bug Fix

BUG FIXES

  • The new Portrait screen feature of the Digital Screen would rearrange labels and values in certain instances. Fixed.

ADDITIONAL NOTES

 


Version 1.993.0

FEATURES

  • NEW!!! You can now ROTATE the digital screen and it will let you use the phone vertically (Portrait)
  • PID Picker clarified labels and category and PID DETAILS … you see “Description” instead of a cryptic “I” or “>”
  • More CAN modules are scanned for DTCs and returned DTCs are categorized with more info

BUG FIXES

  • Continued to enhance the Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) scanning to hit more individual modules on the bus (like EABS, Stability module, etc.) and fix the erroneous timeout when a bad message is returned (some users were seeing it get to 99% and then timeout)
  • Removed VIDEO OUT in CONFIG (no longer relevant with AirPlay and Mirroring in newer iOS versions)
  • Analog to Digital (A2D) screen fixes for the anti-jitter setting sometimes randomly resetting or setting incorrectly if the screen scrolled or was refreshed

ADDITIONAL NOTES


Version 1.992.8

FEATURES

  • Changes to better support iOS 10 and new iOS devices being launched (which includes NEW GATEWAY FIRMWARE… PLEASE SEE BELOW!)
  • THIS UPDATE WILL REQUIRE FIRMWARE V1.71 or greater for the scaling features and ENHANCED DTCs detection to work!  V1.70 or later is required to connect to iOS 10 devices
    • iOS 9.3.5 and older devices will work fine with either the older V1.69-V1.70 or new V1.71 firmware
    • PLEASE SEE Updating the Gateway Firmware for tutorials on how to update your gateway to the latest firmware.
  • Capability to upload user defined backgrounds!  Just go to CONFIG > CHANGE COLORS AND BACKGROUND > BACKGROUND (CHANGE IMAGE) … this will bring up a “grid” of the preloaded backgrounds AND three user customizable slots for your own images (marked with a Camera Icon at the bottom of the grid).  You can load the images either from your PHOTOS or your CAMERA ROLL.
  • Extensive rework to support enhanced DTC detection to get more manufacturer specific DTCs (not just emissions related DTCs)
  • HUNDREDS of new DTC definitions added and/or updated
  • Additional DTC Clear functionality to clear any special module DTCs
  • Dynamic graphics for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus

BUG FIXES

  • Fixed a problem where the AUDIBLE ALERTS always defaulted to ON.
  • Fixed the Commanded Eq/Ratio (which affects Commanded AFR) scaling on certain vehicles so it reads correctly
  • Fixed the MAP (which affects some GM boost readings) scaling on certain vehicles so it reads correctly
  • Fixed O2 sensor scaling for vehicles with > 2 cylinder banks
  • Fixed Anti-Jitter settings on some A/D screens (would always we be HIGH, despite user selection)
  • Fixed occasional bluetooth crash when retrieving LOTS of DTCs at one time.
  • Fixed occasional problems with audio when audible alerts are enabled
  • Clean up, optimizations and bug fixes for iOS10

ADDITIONAL NOTES

  • Foundation for upcoming V2.0 replacement for the line charts (and new functionality for “heartbeat” chart in realtime data mode) was added
  • See the “CHEAT SHEET” for a quick refresher on DashBoss features

Version 1.99

  • Reworked graphic features to dynamically size/place in different devices from iPhone 4s to latest iPhone 6
  • Alcohol % now reported for GM vehicles with a custom flex-fuel ECU flash
  • Ford PowerStroke Diesel A/C switch statuses added
  • Ford PowerStroke Diesel Cumulative Misfires added (test)
  • GM Cylinder Air Mass Added
  • “Sticky Alerts”
  • The Sticky Alert functionality means that a yellow outline of a parameter that sets an Alert is drawn when the Alert is activated
  • This yellow Alert Box stays on the screen for approximately 45 seconds AFTER THE ALERT HAS CLEARED ITSELF to give you a chance to find and see what parameter caused the alert in case of a quick or intermittent Alert
  • Restructured HELP system
  • DuraMax Boost for LML (test)
  • Bug fix for the SCT tuner VINs containing non-alphanumeric chars (like “!”)
  • Changes to accomodate iOS8 and the screen layouts for the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
  • Reworked graphic features to dynamically size/place in different devices from iPhone 4s to latest iPhone 6 Plus
  • Diesel MPG added for PowerStroke
  • New Gauge face colors/themes added
  • New parameters for EcoBoost engines
  • Ford PowerStroke MAF Voltage added

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