Version History

Roadsoft 2020.3

Released

New Features:

  • Migration of Michigan basemap framework features from Michigan Geographic Framework (MGF) v17 to Roads and Highways (RH) v20.
  • Crash and Bridge data migrated to RH v20.
  • Drainage Structure module now includes line and polygon assets in addition to point assets.
  • Added support for better rendering on high-DPI displays.

Culvert Module:

  • Fixed issues on the Associate Culvert Photos window which would not display some images correctly.

Export to File:

  • Fixed bug exporting to file for Intersection or Drainage Structure layers which resulted in an exception: 'Cannot find column UserSortOrder'.

Routine Maintenance Reports:

  • Fixed bug in 'Routine Maintenance by Segment' report which would show nothing but an error at the bottom; 'Group [PRNo] has invalid grouping expression'.

Sign Reports:

  • Fixed out of memory exception exporting Sign Inventory Report to file.

Traffic Count Module:

  • Fixed bug map selection info which would show more than 1 record per station due to a bad join.

Roadsoft 2020.1

Released

General:

  • NOTE: Windows 7 is no longer supported by Microsoft. This version will NOT install on Windows 7. Windows 8.1 or newer is required.

Culvert Module:

  • Fixed issues on the Culvert Print report which would show misaligned or incorrect units for culvert measurements.

Drainage Structure Module:

  • Fixed bug which would leave orphaned Pipe Information data after deleting a Drainage Structure.
  • Fixed bug which would not automatically select a newly added Drainage Structure in the module.
  • Fixed exception deleting a proposed activity.

Export to File:

  • Fixed bug in Sign layer fields which would not allow certain fields to be moved/sorted independently (MUTCDCode, MUTCD, MUTCDDesc, for example).
  • Fixed bug in Road layer export when Last 10/5 Years Ratings was included, columns exported were mismatched or incorrect..

Framework Correction Requests:

  • Fixed exception uploading/submitting correction requests.

Map:

  • Added feature to Measure Tool so the measure drawings are visible in the Add Feature dialog to make it easier to add an asset exactly where it was measured.
  • Added map right-click option to save the map as a .png image file.
  • Fixed bug when printing map with a legend applied for a point layer where the default values (not included in legend) were too small to see on the printout.
  • Fixed bug which would cause the map to snap back to the previous extent when Google Street View window is open.
  • Fixed exception right-clicking on an unselected row in the Selection Info window.
  • Fixed bug which caused extremely slow map selections because of attached documents.

Road Legends:

  • Fixed bug in Road Restriction Type legend which would not apply for Restriction Type = Not Designated.

Road Reports:

  • Added 'Good/Fair/Poor Summary w/Chart' Report to 'Rating/Treatment' reports.
  • Added 'Remaining Service Life (RSL) Summary w/Chart' Report to 'Rating/Treatment' reports.

Roadsoft Import:

  • Fixed exception importing a Roadsoft Export that contained Drainage Structures with a custom field lookup.

Sidewalk Module:

  • Fixed exception clicking 'Edit Location' in the module.

Sign Module:

  • Fixed bug which would load the Data Interface form with the bottom row of buttons unavailable on a short screen resolution

LDC 2019.10

Released

Culvert:

  • Stream Crossing Survey attached images are now automatically renamed based on the location: Inlet, Outlet, Upstream, Downstream, LeftApproach, and RightApproach.

Drainage Structure:

  • Fixed exception adjusting or adding a Drainage Structure

Linear Pavement Marking:

  • Fixed bug where the Linear Type and material were not editable in the defaults for Linear Marks

Road:

  • Last rated road segment will be changed to yellow to help raters identify where they left off after a break.
  • For TAMC Data collection, rating history will now display after the rating is saved.

Sign:

  • Added code to revert sign color on map back to red if a newly added inspection is deleted.

Roadsoft 2019.10

Released

General:

  • SQL 2008/2008R2 are no longer supported. Roadsoft will no longer allow login to a SQL 2008/2008R2 database. DO NOT UPDATE to this version unless your SQL Instance is 2012 or newer.

Bridge Legends:

  • Added Good/Fair/Poor legend field.
  • Added 'SAMPLE: Good/Fair/Poor' sample legend to Bridge legends.

Cloud Management:

  • Fixed bug when deleting a file from the cloud which would not delete anything.

Crash Filters:

  • Added 'Search for UD-10s' menu option to Safety Analysis to allow download and view of any crash including unlocated ones
  • Added the following new filter fields: Truck/Bus GVWR /GCWR (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Truck/Bus Vehicle Configuration (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Truck/ Bus Cargo Body Type Unit (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Truck/Bus Hazardous Material (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Truck/Bus Hazardous Material Spill (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Automation System(s) in Vehicle (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Automation System Level in Vehicle (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Automation System Level Engaged at Time of Crash (Unit 1, 2, and 3). As no data has yet been pulled from the MSP database, these values will have the default 'Uncoded and Errors' value.

Culvert Module:

  • Added function to automatically update the install date when a culvert maintenance of new or replace is added.
  • Stream Crossing Survey attached images are now automatically renamed based on the location: Inlet, Outlet, Upstream, Downstream, LeftApproach, and RightApproach.

Document Attachments:

  • Document attachments can now be renamed in the module from the right-click menu.

Drainage Structure Filters:

  • Filter Builder for Drainage Structure now includes Road-related fields including Saved Road Filters.
  • Fixed bug saving a map selection as a filter.

Export to File:

  • TImplemented export to file for intersections.

Help:

  • Added 'Roadsoft Online Manual' menu item to the Help menu that browses to the Roadsoft Online Manual site in the user's default browser.

Intersection Module:

  • Traffic Control is now a user-editable lookup.

Map:

  • 'Open in Google Maps', 'Open in Google Street View' and 'Open in Bing Maps' (from the map right-click menu under 'Web Integration') now opens in a split screen from the map. Zooming and panning the map will keep the Google map in sync and vice versa.
  • Print Map will now save the last user entered Title and Subtitle
  • Selection Info will now flash the shape for the currently highlighted row when it is clicked or moved onto via the up/down arrow keys.
  • Fixed exception editing a value in a module for a field that is currently used in a a legend

Project Builder:

  • Added document attachments to Projects
  • Search/Filter will now find projects containing search text in Description as well as Location and Project #.

Road Filters:

  • Fixed sort order for IBR Rating and Last IBR Rating field values to be in numeric order.

Road Module:

  • Fixed multi-edit bug which allowed IBR Ratings to be applied to paved road segments.
  • Fixed multi-edit bug which allowed incomplete IBR Ratings to be applied.

Routine Maintencance:

  • Added option to 'Routine Maintenance by Segment' report to enable/disable aggregation of connected segments by PR.
  • Fixed 'Routine Maintenance by Segment' report to display the correct segment 'To Description'

Sidewalk Module:

  • Fixed bug which would throw an exception when trying to open the Multi Edit form.

TAMC Export:

  • When previewing report for Current or Planned Treatmens by Location, the report now includes the correct Total Costs for the project rather than listing the total for each segment.

Traffic Count Filters:

  • Fixed exception using any of the 'Latest*' filter fields.

Roadsoft 2019.6

Released

New Features:

  • Updated Crash data for 2009 - 2018 (re-import of data required).

Cloud Managment:

  • Cloud File Storage Cleanup now shows Display Name for files that were uploaded from Roadsoft to Cloud to help better identify uploads.

Culvert Filters:

  • Fixed filter for Culvert Entrance Structure which was looking up values for Exit Structure instead

Document Attachments:

  • Added code to automatically downsize large images for storage.
  • Added Large Photo Resizer to downsize large images for storage.
  • Updated the form to display all attached documents for a module to allow sorting on filename as well as multi-select for making map selections based on selected docs.
  • Added 'HasDocs' field to Map Selection Info to indicate if a selected asset has one or more document attachments for the following modules: Bridge, Culvert, Drainage Structure, Driveway, Guardrail, Intersection, Point Pavement Marking, Road, Sidewalk, Sign, Traffic Count, and Traffic Signal.

Drainage Structure:

  • Implemented Export to File.
  • Added 'Equalizer' lookup value for Pipe Information Flow Direction.

Filter Builder:

  • Added filter field 'Has Attached Docs' to determine if an asset has one or more document attachments to the following modules: Bridge, Culvert, Drainage Structure, Driveway, Guardrail, Intersection, Point Pavement Marking, Road, Sidewalk, Sign, Traffic Count, and Traffic Signal.
  • Fixed issue when replacing selection which would not zoom to the selection if there was a single point shape in the filtered data.

Map:

  • Added LastIBRRating and LastIBRRatingDate to Road Selection Info
  • Fixed issue resetting Main Window dock layout which would not actually reset anything.

Pavement Management:

  • Re-implemented Surface Condition Trend Analysis (under Asset Management->Pavement Management menu)

Road Module:

  • Fixed bug in multi-edit of User-Defined fields which would not allow editing (fields were read-only in form).
  • Fixed issue when updating 'Use Rating' on the Curve Form which would not update the module data

Safety Analysis:

  • Added 'Search for UD-10s' menu option to Safety Analysis to allow download and view of any crash including unlocated ones
  • Added the following new fields to the Crash data table: Truck/Bus GVWR /GCWR (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Truck/Bus Vehicle Configuration (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Truck/ Bus Cargo Body Type Unit (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Truck/Bus Hazardous Material (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Truck/Bus Hazardous Material Spill (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Automation System(s) in Vehicle (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Automation System Level in Vehicle (Unit 1, 2, and 3), Automation System Level Engaged at Time of Crash (Unit 1, 2, and 3). These fields have also been added to the Crash Data Interface (SMS) as well as Layer Export, Export to CRIS file, and the Crash Module (Vehicle Tab), however, as no data has yet been pulled from the MSP database, these values will have the default 'Uncoded and Errors' value.

Sidewalk Module:

  • Fixed sort order for Inspection Condition lookup values so they are in description order rather than ID order.

Traffic Signal Module:

  • Changed heirarchy options so any device, other than another span or pole, can be added to a span.
  • When adding a new Signal Location, map click will snap to the nearest intersection within 50 feet..

Work Order Control:

  • Fixed exception applying a work order to multiple assets.

LDC 2019.6

Released

Culvert:

  • Fixed issue with the form locking up on startup on certain resolutions.

Document Attachments:

  • Added code to automatically downsize large images for storage.
  • Added status when loading export from Roadsoft that contains a large amount of document attachments.
  • Improved Export to Roadsoft code when document attachments are included to be more efficient and faster.

Sidewalk:

  • Fixed sort order for Inspection Condition lookup values so they are in description order rather than ID order.

Roadsoft 2019.4

Released

Drainage Structure Module:

  • Fixed issue with long delay after selecting an existing drainage structure

Export to File:

  • Added Sign Bottom Height to shapefile export fields list.

Road Module:

  • Fixed bug which would not show expandable text box for Memo field.
  • Fixed bug which would not update map labels when a road alias was changed.

Roadsoft Import:

  • Fixed 'Invalid object name...' exception importing region export into a newly built database.

Traffic Signal Module:

  • Fixed bug which would show incorrect sort for Poles/Spans when there are more than 9.

Traffic Signal Filters:

  • Fixed exception running filter using the 'Saved Filter' field.

LDC 2019.4

Released

Changes

Drainage Structure:

  • Fixed issue with long delay after selecting an existing drainage structure

Linear Pavement Marking:

  • Fixed 'Specified cast is not valid' exception upon opening a database for Linear Pavement Marking collection

Road:

  • Fixed bug which would not show expandable text box for Memo field.

LDC 2019.3

Released

General:

  • Updated to support Roadsoft 2019.3

Drainage Structure:

  • Added functionality to add a Drainage Structure that is not linear referenced.
  • Fixed 'Specified Cast is not valid' exception adding/editing a Drainage Structure

Roadsoft 2019.3

Released

New Features:

  • Completed code conversion of Traffic Signal Module including an updated interface.
  • Added support for Roadsoft Mobile collection of Road data.

Culvert Module:

  • Added option (under Defaults button) to show/hide certain fields in the module similar to how it works in LDC.

Export to File:

  • Fixed bug when exporting crash to file where some crashes were not included.
  • Fixed timeout exception for larger datasets when exporting Road data including Last 5/10 Years of Ratings.
  • Added Federal Aid (true/false) field to Crash, Culvert, Driveway, Guardrail, Linear PMark, Point PMark, Sidewalk, Sign, and Traffic Count export fields.

Guardrail Filters:

  • Added the following filter fields for Guardrail Work Orders: Authorized By, Work Details, Worker Comments, Work Order ID

LDC Import:

  • Fixed 'Invalid object name '#IMP_zlkGRAIL_Activity'' exception importing Guardral LDC export.

Pavement Management:

  • Fixed total APR average on 'Project Planner Condition by Year Report'

Sidewalk Module:

  • Fixed Primary Key violation after editing a sidewalk's location
  • Fixed exception saving a new Custom Lookup Field whose label included one or more spaces

TAMC Export:

  • Improved speed for the TAMC Export of PASER data for submittal.

Traffic Count Module:

  • Added Print button to print details for the currently viewed Traffic Count Station.

Roadsoft 2018.11

Released

New Features:

  • Added support for the updated Roadsoft Mobile app (iOS and Android) which adds data collection, inspection and work orders for Sidewalk as well as the ability to add, edit, and delete Culverts and Signs.
  • Added 'Asset Management Plan Reporting' to the TAMC menu to support the MI Pavement Asset Management Template export process.
  • Added sample filters and legends to support the MI Pavement Asset Management Template export process.

Culvert Filters:

  • Fixed Type, Shape, and Exit/Entrance Structure filter fields so lookup values are sorted alphabetically rather than by code.

Export to File:

  • Added Units fields to Culvert export for fields that include units.
  • Fixed bug exporting Culvert shapes which would truncate dimensions for certain fields (Height, Width, etc.) to 99.9 if 3 digits.
  • Fixed bug exporting Road shapes which would skip segments whose only rating history was a zero rating such as TAMC Gravel validation.

LDC Import:

  • Fixed bug where importing Road LDC export into Roadsoft would create duplicate IBR ratings if the export was imported more than once.

Map:

  • Fixed bug in selection which would not show info for segments whose only rating history was a zero rating such as TAMC Gravel validation.

Pavement Management:

  • Added Road Width to the Project Planner Segment Grid for candidates.
  • Fixed bug loading a saved Strategy which would throw an exception because all unpaved surface subtypes were removed from the database.
  • Fixed 'Value cannot be null' exception loading a saved Project Plan based on a filter

Project Builder:

  • Added the ability to estimate costs for a project using actual road widths instead of the default width for a defined subtype.

Road Filters:

  • Added 'Jurisdiction Type' filter field which filters road segments based on the City/Twp Ownership value: City, Township, Other.

Road Reports:

  • Added 'Latest Inventory Based Rating (IBR) Mileage Summary' report to 'Rating/Treatment' reports group.
  • Added 'AM Plan Template' report group to help support the process of exporting data for the Pavement Asset Management Plan Template.
  • Fixed bug which removed the option to choose between Centerline and Lane Miles on the 'Legal System Mileage by Township' Inventory report.

LDC 2018.10

Released

Culvert:

  • Fixed 'database is locked' exception after changing segment and saving when adding a new Culvert.

Sign:

  • Fixed exception selecting a sign that has Sign Retroreflectivity measurement history.
  • Fixed bug which could cause issues importing into Roadsoft because of orphaned data left behind after deleting a sign/support.

LDC 2018.11

Released

General:

  • Updated to support Roadsoft 2018.11

Roadsoft 2018.10

Released

Culvert Filters:

  • Added 'GPS Located' filter field.
  • Added filter fields for new Rating elements: 'Structural Deterioration', 'Invert Deterioration', 'Section Deformation', 'Joint/Seams', 'Blockage', 'Scour', 'Slab', 'Abutment'.

Culvert Reports:

  • Fixed truncation exception running Culvert Rating report if a rating memo was longer than 255 characters.

Drainage Structure Filters:

  • Fixed bug filtering on Pipe Length Units field

Export to File:

  • Added Federal Aid (true/false) field to Road Export.
  • Fixed bug which would not include Road shapes for Gravel segments with only TAMC Validated ratings of zero.
  • Fixes to form so it doesn't display as too tall to fit on widescreen resolution. Ensured that the Field Order (up/down) buttons actually work.

Filter Builder:

  • Added code to prevent deletion of Road Filters in use by other layers' filters.
  • Fixed 'Error converting data type varchar to float' exception deleting a Linear Mark Filter

LDC Import:

  • Fixed bugs which would cause 'String or binary data would be truncated' exception on import into Roadsoft

Map:

  • Fixed selection information for Road selection to not display '0: Not rated' for road segments that had a treatment that did not affect the rating. The previous rating (if any) should be displayed instead.
  • Fixed bug in resetting Main Window Dock State which would not reset the map windows (Map Layers, Mini Map, Selection Info, etc.)
  • Fixed 'Cannot access a disposed object' when the Legend Builder was opened and closed and then the Legend Form was opened

Pavement Management:

  • Fixed Project Planner form sizing to be more viewable on a widescreen resolution.
  • Fixed possible 'infinite' loop opening a saved ESL analysis caused by deleted Surface Subtype.

Road Module:

  • Fixed some inefficient code that would slow down showing the Road Module and cause delays switching segments when the database had a larger amount of Routine Maintenance entered.

Sign Filters:

  • Added 'GPS Located' filter field.

Work Order Control:

  • Removed autosizing from Work Order Control form grids--user can now resize columns manually.

Roadsoft 2018.7

Released

Bridge Filters:

  • Fixed bug which would produce inconsistent results for equals versus not equals for Approach Span Design filter field.

Crash/Safety Analysis:

  • Fixed Crash Data Interface (SMS) form so the crash data grid columns are user resizable.

Document Attachments:

  • Added confirmation dialog when deleting an attachment to prevent accidental deletion.
  • Fixed bug in Culvert attachments which would cause documents to disappear when switching between selected culverts.
  • Fixed bug in Culvert attachments which would cause documents to disappear after saving Culvert data.

Export to LDC:

  • Fixed bug which show the 'Select Saved Filter' dialog more than once when exporting data to LDC with a saved filter.

Export to Mobile:

  • Fixed bug which show the 'Select Saved Filter' dialog more than once when exporting data to Mobile with a saved filter.

Linear Mark Reports:

  • Added totals footer for each PR on the Color and Style Length Summary report.

Map:

  • Fixed bug which would reset Map Window Dock State after closing a module.

Sign Module:

  • Fixed an issue with the property grid which would display a red x rather than fields when running on a shorter screen resolution.
  • Fixed a bug which would prevent saving an edited support location when just changing the side of street.

LDC 2018.7

Released

Document Attachments:

  • Added confirmation dialog when deleting an attachment to prevent accidental deletion.

LDC 2018.6

Released

Culvert:

  • Fixed an issue where the application would be unresponsive after login on high dpi displays.

Road:

  • Added scrollbar and adjusted control sizes to allow access to IBR Rating controls on a shorter screen resolution.

Sign:

  • Fixed an issue with the property grid which would display a red x rather than fields when running on a shorter screen resolution.

LDC 2018.5

Released

New Features:

  • Added data collection features for the Drainage Structure Module to allow tracking of drainage-related point features such as Catch Basins, Manholes, etc. The module includes tracking of Inspections and Work Orders.
  • Added data collection features for the Sidewalk Module including Inspections, and Work Orders.
  • Updated the font throughout LDC to improve readability.

General:

  • Updated to support Roadsoft 2018.5

Map:

  • Fixed saved legend loading issue occuring on startup.

Roadsoft 2018.5

Released

New Features:

  • Added Drainage Structure module to allow tracking of drainage-related point features such as Catch Basins, Manholes, etc. The module includes collection via the Laptop Data Collector as well as tracking of Inspections and Work Orders.
  • Completed code conversion of Sidewalk Module including an updated interface, Inspections, and Work Orders.
  • Updated the font throughout Roadsoft to improve readability.
  • Updated Crash data for 2008 - 2017 (re-import of data required).
  • Bridge data updated as of 5/1/2018 (re-import of data required).
  • Developed a Bridge Condition Dashboard that provides data and graphical summaries of bridge condition by ownership.

Bridge Module:

  • Added a new Condition Based Performance Measure field to the Inspections window that provides a calculated Good/Fair/Poor rating based on National Bridge Inventory condition ratings for Deck, Superstructure, Substructure, and Culvert. The condition is determined by the lowest rating of these items.
  • Added a new Filter Builder field for Condition Based Performance Measure.
  • Added a new Deck Area field to the Dimension window which provides a square foot calculation from Bridge Length and Width-Out to Out.
  • Added a new Filter Builder field for Deck Area.

Crash Filters:

  • Fixed exception selecting the Intersection Radius (ft) field and added additional operators.

Sign Module:

  • Added the Retro Measurement Failed field to the Legend Builder.
  • Added the Description field to the Sign Work Order Report.

LDC 2018.4

Released

Culvert Module:

  • Added new culvert rating fields.
  • Added calculation feature that automatically adds a Culvert Rating based on the lowest rating selection of the 6 Culvert Rating Elements.
  • Corrected the Skew Angle allowable values (-90 to 90).
  • Changed Type field name to Material Type.
  • Added new picklist values for Shape: Box, Multi-cell Box, 3-sided, and Slab/Superstructure & Abutment
  • Added new picklist values for Material Type: Plastic, Timber, Steel, Aluminum and Concrete
  • Added Asphalt and Concrete picklist values for Road Surface (in Stream Crossing).
  • Changed the Date Installed field name to Install Date.
  • Changed the No. of Culverts field name to Number of Culverts.
  • Changed the Wetland Prot Act field name to Wetland Protection Act.
  • Adjusted GPS Located field values from True/False to Yes/No.
  • Added field descriptions (help context) for all module fields and rating fields.