#release Articles


Preparing for 1.6

As we move toward the beginning of the summer of 2021, we're looking at the early stages of the Cartographica 1.6 release. This release will contain a number of significant changes which should help move the product forward and maintain compatibility while also evolving the internals to keep up with best practices in the industry. This will also usher in some changes to both our support and service offerings and supported formats. Service & Support changes Heading into late 2021, we're implementing some changes for Cartographica's licensing and services: Versions from 1.6 are going to require an active maintenance …

Cartographica 1.5.3 available

Today we released Cartographica 1.5.3, which is a bug fix and feature enhancement release. This version builds on Cartographica 1.5, released in June and provides some specific bug fixes. Cartographica 1.5.3 is available to all users with a Cartographica license. Formal release notes are on macgis.com Release Notes, but here are the highlights: Fixed error message truncation on ODBC Drivers [CARTOMAC-1954] Improved raster image printing on 11 (Big Sur) [CARTOMAC-1947] Updated creation control in MapLayout Fixed crash in calculating nearest distance Restored functioning centroid for Z points in calculated columns [CARTOMAC-1950] Fixed crash when …

Cartographica 1.5.2 available

Today we released Cartographica 1.5.2, which is a bug fix and feature enhancement release. This version builds on Cartographica 1.5, released in June and provides some specific bug fixes. Cartographica 1.5.2 is available to all users with a Cartographica license. Formal release notes are on macgis.com Release Notes, but here are the highlights: Moved PostgreSQL driver internal to the GDAL system to fix a problem in macOS 11/10.16 [CARTOMAC-1918] Fixed bug in KDM that could cause a crash when representative samples were too close to the border [CARTOMAC-1920] Fixed crash when changing …

Cartographica 1.5.1 available

Today we released Cartographica 1.5.1, which is a bug fix and feature enhancement release. This version builds on Cartographica 1.5, released in June and provides some specific bug fixes and some feature enhancements. Cartographica 1.5.1. is available to all users with a Cartographica license. Formal release notes are on macgis.com Release Notes, but here are the highlights: Support for importing data in Irish Grid and British National Grid reference formats Improved status information and cancel capabilities when exporting maps Improved status information and cancel capabilities when acquiring data from databases Fixed a bug involving …

Cartographica 1.5 available

Today we released Cartographica 1.5 to everyone. We appreciate your patience over the last year, and the support of all of you who ran development and beta versions of the software. We have a small team here at ClueTrust and we appreciate the loyalty of our customers and your continued support. Information about many of the largest changes are available in previous postings here: Cartographica 1.5: Improved format support Cartographica 1.5: New Georeferencing Model Cartographica 1.5: Formula changes Formal release notes are on the macgis.com Release Notes, but here are the highlights: Support for Dark …

CartoMobile New Maps

Today we released CartoMobile 2.1.2 to everyone. This version contains a couple of minor bug fixes and a significant map upgrade, courtesy of our Base Map provider, MapBox. Thanks to our beta testers for verifying the correct operation of these new maps. The new maps are taking the place of the existing base maps and include updated imagery and local road and waypoint data. The three included base maps are: Default MapBox tiles (Road data) Topographical Satellite imagery These should automatically replace your existing imagery if you are using the included Base Maps. If you are using your …

CartoMobile 2.1.1 Available

CartoMobile 2.1.1 is now available on the AppStore. This is a bug fix release that resolves the following: Fixed a crash which would sometimes occur when loading existing configurations Fixed a bug which cause problems rendering when changing from Heat Map to data display Fixed a bug where selection of polygons and lines with some imagery backgrounds failed

CartoMobile 2.1 Available

Incompatibility with iOS 13 and CartoMobile 2.0 Due to a last-minute change in behavior for iOS 13 (one we didn’t see during the beta period), we needed to release a new version to maintain compatibility with iOS 13. Along with fixing the problem with iOS 13, we have improved performance in line and polygon drawing. If you are using iOS 13, please update to version 2.1 ASAP, as it fixes these incompatibilities. GPS Tracking warning If you are using background tracking (for example, you start a line and then turn off the phone's display or switch to …

Onward to 1.5...

Cartographica has been stuck in the 1.4's for a while now, but there's been a lot of work going on as we're moving to get the long-rumored 1.5 out the door. Moving the macOS requirements Since October of 2014, we have been indicating that the 1.5 release of Cartographica will push the supported macOS substantially forward in order to allow us to adopt new features and improve the internal structure of the software. As we have been developing 1.5, we've pushed that expected version out a couple of times (as a consequence of being able to …

Cartographica 1.4.9 Available

Version 1.4.9 of Cartographica is now available for download from our site and is available in the update stream. Changes are mostly bug fixes, including a critical fix to Activation and Bing Maps access. Cartographica 1.4.x is now in critical update mode, with new features going in to 1.5 and beyond. The key changes will be for people with older versions of macOS.

CartoMobile 2.0 Available

After a lengthy development process and with the help of many fine testers, ClueTrust has released 2.0 of CartoMobile. CartoMobile 2.0 is now available on the App Store. New for 2.0: Automatic bookmarks to zoom to full map or all features Receive Maps via email and web (c11amz format described on our support site) Send collected data via email Tiled raster maps from individually selected files or "rasterpack" folders Buffer ("range" bubbles) around point layers Now using MapBox for background maps with support for multiple types of imagery, including satellite and topo Support for latest iPhone sizes …

Cartographica 1.4.8 Available

Version 1.4.8 of Cartographica is now available for download from our site and is available in the update stream. Changes are mostly bug fixes, including a critical fix to Bing Geocoding with OS X 10.7.x (introduced in last month's update). As of the July release, Cartographica 1.4.x is now in critical update mode, with new features going in to 1.5 and beyond. The key change will be for people with older versions of macOS.

Cartographica 1.4.7 Available

Cartographica version 1.4.7 shipped on July 1, 2017 providing a few bug fixes and a crucial change to ensure compatibility with updates to the Bing Maps API that we use for Live Maps. We encourage everyone using macOS 10.7 or more recent to upgrade to Cartographica 1.4.7. Release Notes for 1.4.7 are available from MacGIS.com.

CartoMobile 1.4.4 Released

After quite a long time in beta and development, ClueTrust is pleased to announce the release of CartoMobile 1.4.4, our iOS App for field data collection and use. There are a lot of changes in 1.4.4, probably quite a few more than would otherwise be indicated by the small bump in version numbers. However, we have put out over 30 test versions since the last release in order to make sure this version is ready to go. The last version, 1.4.3, was remarkably crash-free. We expect this version to be similarly reliable, although not …

Cartographica 1.4.5 Available

Cartographica version 1.4.5 shipped on March 2, 2015 providing mostly bug fixes for the 1.4 series and increasing compatibility with large-record shapefiles (contrary to the documentation, a number of products, including ESRI's products, are now using a 32,767-byte limit instead of a 4,095-byte limit for records in the DBF files. Release Notes for 1.4.5 are available from MacGIS.com.

Cartographica 1.4.4 Available

ClueTrust has released Cartographica version 1.4.4, which is now available for download from the MacGIS.com site. This update is free to all current Cartographica users, and any user who has valid trial key. (If you have previously tried Cartographica, you will be eligible for a new 10-day evaluation key if you visit our lost key page. Full release notes for 1.4.4 are available at our site, but here is a summary of the changes: Fixes for compatibility problems with OS X 10.8 and 10.7 Improved performance and progress information for Table and Database …

Cartographica 1.4.3 Released

We are pleased to announce the release of Cartographica version 1.4.3, our latest minor feature and bug fix release. As with previous versions of 1.4.x, 1.4.3 is compatible with OS X versions 10.7, 10.8 and 10.9 (and we've also done some preliminary testing on 10.10). Features that we have included in the 1.4.3 release include: Improved AppleScript® support for analysis tools Added Selection Summary window Improved handling of GML layers with multiple geometry types Added support for .tab files as georeference information for TIFF files Improved character set …

Cartographica 1.4.2 compatible with Mavericks

We have been testing against Mavericks since the early betas and the 1.4.2 version of Cartographica works well with it. At this point, we aren't taking advantage of any Mavericks-specific features, but we have found on our test machines that the upgrade is a good performance move, especially for laptops. Other ClueTrust software, such as LoadMyTracks, has also been tested and works fine with Mavericks (excepting, of course, the long-standing issue with the Mac AppStore version of LoadMyTracks and serial devices due to Apple's policy change). Although we haven't tested any of the 1.2.x versions on …

Cartographica 1.4.2 Available

Cartographica 1.4.2 is now available, and it's got a little bit of everything to it: new features, performance enhancements, and bug fixes. This release ended up taking a bit longer than we expected as we have been working hard to fix the bugs reported in 1.4 and 1.4.1. But, we haven't just been working on fixing bugs, we've also been enhancing the capabilities and performance of the existing capabilities of Cartographica, with improvements in everything from WFS compatibility to execution speed and progress information for many of our analysis tools. I won't take up the …

Cartographica 1.2.8 ready for Mountain Lion and Retina Display

ClueTrust is happy to announce today the immediate availability of Cartographica 1.2.8. This release fixes a number of small bugs and includes compatibility and feature fixes for both the Retina Display MacBook Pros and Mountain Lion. Full release notes are available on the macgis.com site. The new Retina Display Mac Book Pros are gorgeous, and we're happy to say that things are really looking good on those displays, and with the advent of Mountain Lion's new Gatekeeper system, we have increased security by implementing Apple's new signature system to show that Cartographica comes from us, so you …