Anno Domini 2005
Anno Domini 2005 Revision History
v1.05 - Build 1, 4th July 2005 (75) Firefox and Netscape browsers now supported if they are the default browser in Windows. Holding down the Shift key on any Internet button in Anno Domini causes the default browser to execute rather than Internet Explorer; (74) When saving desktop icon positions, the number of icon positions stored is now displayed in a dialog; (73) Deactivate AutoRun CD function disabled in Windows ME to avoid incompatibility problems; (72) 3 Month + View Calendar Report corrected to ensure that correct colours displayed in calendar text; (71) Incompatibility problems with the Diagnostics function in Windows ME resolved; (70) Rule for Orangemens Day event corrected; (69) Margins for the 24 Month Calendar Report now correctly memorized; (68) Spelling of Worcester in the UK location database corrected; (67) Spacing of the text displayed in the Moon Phases tab corrected; (66) Save/Restore Desktop Icon Positions option in menu no longer disappears when switching to resolution of 800x600 or less; (65) Screen corruption fixed in the Loan and Mortgage Calculator dialogs; (64) Position of the desktop clocks now automatically corrected when screen resolution changed; v1.04 - Build 1, 14th February 2005 (63) New locations for the US, Australasia, Canada, South America and Europe are now displayed on the Sundial when zoomed; (62) Central Europe added as a Sundial preset; (61) Capital cities are now shown in larger text on the Sundial than non-capital cities; (60) Size of the Clocks increased; (59) Hints added to various buttons in all tabs; (58) Daylight Saving Time (DST) bug removed where times would be one hour out when DST was inactive. (57) When in 24 hour clock mode, selecting the prism in the Sundial tab would only show the selected time in am/pm format. This has now been corrected. (56) The Sundial presets for Europe, USA etc are now displayed correctly when the Large Sundial option is used to display the Sundial in either 800x600 or 1024x768 screen resolutions. (55) When the Indian or Atlantic Ocean Sundial presets were used in large screen mode, on returning to normal window size the displayed Sundial would not be correct. Now fixed. (54) Kansas City USA location corrected in database (53) Bug removed when adding a contact which caused the Edit Contact button to have the wrong label; (52) Bugs removed from various reports when Sunday set as the starting day of the week. v1.03 - Build 2, 2nd February 2005 (51) The BBC On This Day web page now correctly appears for dates within the first 10 days of the month; (50) Bug removed where selecting a place in the Location tab would previously affect the home location displayed in the Sundial; v1.03 - Build 1, 23rd January 2005 (49) The current location under the mouse pointer in the Location tab is now displayed on the world map in the top left corner in degrees, minutes and seconds; (48) The globe and world location map in the Location tab can now be increased/decreased in size via the extra magnifying glass shown in the bottom left corner of the window; (47) Fade effect added to the About tab when selected; (46) Clicking on the Sun or Moons currently displayed Azimuth/Altitude in the Astronomy tab now displays the Right Ascension and Declination of the Sun/Moon; (45) The Chronicle button in the On This Day tab now directs you to the BBC On This Day database. Right clicking the Chronicle button reverts to the original History Channel web-site; (44) Time zone for Hong Kong corrected from +10.00 to +08.00; (43) Fixed bug where changing to a home location with a different time zone did not previously update the Moon Phase dates and times; (42) Fixed bug where some entries in the AutoRun window were previously not being displayed, including Startup folder entries; (41) All application icons are now displayed in the AutoRun window; (40) Fixed bug in the Clock Comparisons dialog where if the dialog was visible during an hour change, the window would not be updated correctly; (39) Corrected name of South Africa in the World Map database; v1.02 - Build 2, 25th December 2004 (38) Fixed bug in the Events window where selecting a one-off event would cause the program to crash; (37) Fixed bug where after selecting any date in the Events window followed by changing the calendar month would previously cause the wrong calendar month to be displayed; (36) Fixed bug in the Location tab where selecting but not using a memorised location would affect the home location displayed in the Sundial view; (35) Various errors in the UK and European location databases corrected including placing all Eire entries under Europe instead of UK. v1.02 - Build 1, 10th December 2004 (34) New feature added where the brightness of the background images for the Moon Phases, Events and Astronomy tabs can now be adjusted and memorised for future use via the View Brightness Controls in the Preferences tab; (33) Anno Domini will now warn you if a firewall is present which prevents Anno Domini from accessing the Internet. This information is displayed in the Help tab. (32) Holding down the ALT key before Anno Domini runs bring up a prompt allowing you to prevent Anno Domini from executing and allowing you to return to the Windows desktop; (31) Holding down the left SHIFT key before Anno Domini runs brings up a prompt allowing you prevent Anno Domini from executing and to clear the Run At Startup behaviour of the program before next reboot; (30) Holding down the right SHIFT key before Anno Domini runs brings up a prompt allowing you to prevent Anno Domini from executing and run Anno Domini by itself on the next reboot to isolate any potential conflicts with any other running program; (29) Holding down the left CTRL key before Anno Domini runs prevents Anno Domini from running and allows you to replace all Anno Domini data files with those provided on first installation to bypass any corrupted data files; (28) Holding down the right CTRL key before Anno Domini runs prevents Anno Domini from running and allows you to replace all Anno Domini data files concerned with locations with those provided on first installation to bypass any corrupted location data files; (27) Tick glyph added to the Save Margins button in the Reports tab; (26) Fixed bug in display of Windows uptime in the About dialog when the uptime was greater than a day; (25) Fixed bug in printed Diary and Planner reports on Windows 98/ME systems which previously would show diary and planner text in solid black; (24) Fixed layout of all new Plus! reports to fit correctly on the page in 300dpi mode; (23) Bug fixed ensuring automated backups work correctly during the Update procedure in 98/ME systems; (22) Fixed bug when selecting new locations which would previously alter the home location displayed on the Sundial; (21) Fixed bugs in restoring locations and event schemes via the Backups button in the Help tab; (20) Anno Domini menu shortened to fit 800x600 screen resolutions and 98/ME systems; (19) Bug fixed where program will now warn you instead of crashing if you try to restore desktop icon positions for a screen resolution if you have previously not stored the icon positions first (Plus! Pack only); (18) All features of the AutoRun facility now available after bug concerning registry entries with quotation marks fixed (Plus! Pack only); (17) Loan Calculator and Mortgage Calculator windows now correctly appear on top of the main Anno Domini window; v1.01 - Build 1, 11th September 2004 (16) Locations can now be restored to factory default settings in the Backups function; (15) When storing diary entries and program preferences, an audible photographic sound is played; (14) The name of the current Nature pack is now displayed at the foot of the Image Catalog tab; (13) New WinACE compression system used during installation to allow the evaluation version of Anno Domini to still be distributed on two floppy discs; (12) Internet URLs are now grouped into folders (Plus! Pack only); (11) Previous AD2004.EXE files now deleted during update and AD2005.EXE backups placed inside the BACKUPS directory; (10) Diary entries are now saved instead of the Help window appearing; (9) Disable Sundial function in Preferences now operative; (8) Always On Top function in Preferences now operative; (7) Use Large Sundial in Preferences now operative; (6) Corrected text height when using the Sundial predictor; (5) UK locations database has been corrected; (4) During updates, the update files are now deleted after use; (3) GIS data for the Sundial has been corrected; (2) When Always On Top selected, all message boxes now appear above the main calendar window; (1) Font list pickers in the Preferences and Reports tabs now no longer autoscroll.