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This page details all the fixes and improvements that have been made in Musition 4.05. You can download the latest version here.

 

Topics

  • Some terminology issues in Symbols and Concepts resolved (1920, 1921)
  • Pictures added for various instruments (1445)
  • The Intervals topic now allows many more advanced intervals (Diminished, Augmented, Double Diminished etc) (1949)
  • Scales now need all notes entered in the correct octave (1952)
  • In some topics, when entering notes using both MIDI and mouse some notes would disappear (2033)
  • MIDI input now works correctly in numerous topics (1882)
  • Text now wraps in Symbols (1979)
  • Diatonic Chords now uses selected inversion terminology correctly (1960)
  • Interval levels now have Augmented 4ths and Diminished 5ths instead of Tritones (2020)
  • Some tempos in Drum Styles slowed down (1592)

Lessons

  • Modulation examples now playback correctly (1853)
  • Playback indicator now follows bars that are incomplete correctly (1900)
  • Symbol and Concept lessons now feature correct rhythmic durations (2032, 2007)
  • Various instruments now have updated pictures and recordings (1864)

Courses

  • A new course navigator allows for simpler course navigation and status (1912)

Sound Issues

  • Midi and Wave device names were cutoff on Windows Vista and 7 (1895)
  • Double speed playback issues with Digidesign MBox 1 on Mac resolved (1993)
  • Disabling microphone input now prevent the program startup warning from appearing (2026)

Miscellaneous

  • Problems with registration of long school names have been resolved (1964)
  • Double spaces are now prevented when registering (1786)
  • Help crashing on Mac resolved (1967)
  • On Mac, Australian syllabuses now appear on the main screen correctly (1984)
  • ‘Hide topics without results’ option in ‘Check my Results’ now works correctly (1944)
  • Only one test can now be chosen in the ‘Start Test’ screen, reducing confusion (1983)
  • Enharmonic note issues with Piano, Guitar and Solfege controllers resolved (1760)

Administration

  • Small speed increases when writing to the database (1987)
  • Major speed increase for network clients. Most musical content is now loaded from the local database
  • Database updates can now be run more than once without causing errors if it fails (1943)
  • Tests now feature timeslots, allowing scheduling of times when they can be started (1997)
  • It is now possible to unlink ALL tests for a selected class on the Test administration screen (1997)
  • You only need to login after leaving the Security form if you have set it to Names and Passwords (1997)

Reports

  • Test reports now show start and finish dates of test (1867)
  • Test reports can now be filtered by date (1988)
  • Various page break improvements in reports (1767, 1978)
  • Various text wrapping issues resolved (1860)
  • Issues with total attempts in test status report resolved (1918)