Published November 3, 2020
CHANGE: Allowed RTS queue to hold more members (up to 99).
Published February 28, 2020
NEW FEATURE: RollCall Pro now informs RTS Pro when we enter and leave voting mode, triggering automatic video switching from camera to computer input and back. The voting screen in RollCall Pro is then captured full screen in a broadcast or recording without manual intervention.
Published January 17, 2020
NEW FEATURE: Added on/off feature that causes the speaker timer to start automatically as soon as a member is recognized.
Published December 9, 2019
NEW FEATURE: Added automatic speaker recognition option
CHANGE: Made staff icons blink if they request to speak, helping the chair identify them on-screen.
Published August 8, 2019
FIX: Corrected flow of RTS information from RollCall Pro for non-voters in a roster.
Published May 17, 2019
NEW FEATURE: Implemented “View” icons to support video camera control.NEW FEATURE: Added options for controlling transmission baud rate, parity, etc. under “Device Controls”.
NEW FEATURE: Added “(Not) Connected to COM Port” message in lower right-hand corner of the Discussion Manager screen to indicate visually if the user is connected to a COM port. Green = connected, Black = not connected.
NEW FEATURE: Added info dialog box that displays if/when a connection to a COM port is lost.
CHANGE: Renamed “Mute All Speakers” button to “RESET All Devices” (to default on/off status).
FIX: Reconnecting to a COM port without relaunching the program is now supported.
Published February 4, 2019
NEW FEATURE: Added Serial ASCII output into DSPs to enable wired device control.
FIX: Resequenced internal device on/off commands at startup to activate devices with default “on” status.
Published January 16, 2019
INFO: Added Release Notes to opening dialog box.INFO: Added Release Notes to Help/About dialog box.
FIX: Made adjustments to internal device on/off command sequences to improve performance.
Published October 24, 2018
NEW FEATURE: Added option to allow activated microphones to stay on during votes but still allow RollCall Pro to clear “Times Recognized” checkmarks to prepare the system for the next agenda item.
Published October 5, 2018
FIX: Eliminated possibility of icon names overlapping adjacent icons and making it seem that the user had recognized the wrong member.
Published September 9, 2018
NEW FEATURE: When connected to RollCall Pro, if there are outstanding requests to speak and/or active microphones when the clerk puts the system into voting mode, the Meeting Manager user is prompted about clearing them before allowing voting to proceed. If the clerk confirms, these indicators are also cleared on the chair’s Discussion Manager screen automatically.
FIX: Eliminated possibility of designating more than 1 chairperson on the Roster tab.
Published July 23, 2018
NEW FEATURE: Opening dialog now defaults to “Open A Previously Saved Settings File”.
INFO: Added registered e-mail address to About dialog box
Published July 19, 2018
NEW FEATURE: All microphones are turned off and all requests to speak are automatically cleared when the user ends the session and closes the Discussion Manager.
Published July 13, 2018
NEW FEATURE: Added “heartbeat” function to indicate to the user if RTS Pro is connected to RollCall Pro (green dot with “Connected to RCP” message at bottom of screen). Produces “not connected” dialog to alert user if connection is dropped mid-session.
NEW FEATURE: Added Micro Help to all buttons and fields in the Discussion Manager