Change Log

Version Date Change
Version 1.611 Feb 2021 New feature: Flight console - FSD Jump status lights Custom panel designer - Clone panels and send to back/front menu items added. Custom Panels - Stats - "SellDrones" added to journal events processor. Custom Panels - Nav Route - prints trip distance (LY). Custom Panels - Certain panels have optional colours derived from MFD_Layout.xml Custom Panel - exploration panel (version 2) pre-built
Version 1.610 Jan 2021 Custom panel designer - better screen user interface handling width/height input, Custom Panels - Materials - now shows materials of body when approaching orbital descent. FSS Discovery - now automatically updates when "all bodies found" event occurs. Game play - High gravity warning - on planet approach. Heading overlay window - now maintains Z order when active. Better multimonitor support - detecting and repositioning of display windows out of bounds from any monitor.
Version 1.600 Jan 2021 New feature: Custom panel creation; panel editor; MFD role assignments to displays.
Database upgrade - mission/route plotter now supports multiple cmdr accounts. Weapons console - ship targeting - Target text is centre aligned; engine / weapon pips displays retain their width:height ratios regardless of screen resolution. Shipyard now supports module sell/buy/swap/store journal events (it's not perfect, but the modules are now correctly tracked). Right and left click bring up menu from system tray icon. Bugs fixes: Journal location event fixes starpos decode issue. Orrery - fixes issue if system not in DB or EDSM. Improvement to orrery - uses either local database or EDSM to generate system, depending which has the most bodies.
Version 1.511 Dec 2020 Replaced Asp ship image (was a type 9 previously). Shield shader changes (aspect ratio improvements)
Version 1.510 Dec 2020 GalaxyMap bug fixes.
Version 1.500 Dec 2020 New feature: Shipyard. Blueprint analysis of modules and engineering levels.
Version 1.410 Nov 2020 Bug fixes: Journal decoding (cargo/limpets), plus additional debug switches added to Cougar.ini file. Update to CougarAutoUpdate.exe
Version 1.400 Nov 2020 New features: Max 4 courgar displays; Master volume control. Enhancements: Number of joysticks raised from 6 to 10. Solar system demo mode improvements (camera tracking/ system name). Bug fixes: Layout editor, Journal decoding, Icon button press, key press routines, MFD_Layout.xml fixes. Updated user manual with new features and enhancements - better explaination of the layout editor.
Version 1.310 Oct 2020 Improvements to AutoUpdate. Improved start-up logging. POI / Signal Sources / Station services - Font size is derrived from NoticeBoard attribute on the Exploration Layout. Journal Reader - fix Loadout cache parsing and saving. License file reading - deryption overflow fix. Misison Explorer - fixed Current ship display - cargo/pad size/fuel. Prevent EDDB import failures from crashing application. EDDB imports have been optimised for speed (and as a result Journal parsing has been optimised)
Version 1.300 Oct 2020 Fixed SRV graphic when driving SRV. Fixed planetary pixel shader flicking on/off. Fixes and improvements to AutoImport.exe. Fixes to the license file download code. Moved all logging into the Logs folder. Added a new debug.log file when starting up to display loading errors (eg license file, EDDB import). Better touch screen/table support - new entry in MFDCougar.ini to support refocusing on Elite window rather than touch screen after button press. Space radio chatter - GUI controls for Morse code volume, GUI for radio voice filters, GUI for NASA script (formerly in the MFDCougar.INI file). Prevent EDDB import failures from crashing application.
Version 1.201 Sept 2020 Paypal subscription option. Updated documentation and website. New Orrery UI, plus customisable background and shader support. Journal file reading/processing changes. Better missing journal file handing. Space radio chatter - control over volume of morse code beeps and timing of the radio chatter
Version 1.200 Sept 2020 Orrery (plus Galaxymap integration). Space radio chatter - display text. Display message when journal file is missing. Mission Log UI - Fleet carrier filter and locate high selling stations based on BGS state. Auto hide heading overlay when docked. Re-enabled Layout editor button. Transparent LCD support. Auto update support
Version 1.163 August 2020 Replacement uber effects pixel shader. Planet terrain effect was broken
Version 1.162 August 2020 Replacement MFD_Iconset.xml - not using both Left and Right Shift
Version 1.161 August 2020 Better touch screen support; Replacement MFD_Iconset.xml key binds
Version 1.16 August 2020 Simulated space chatter; Heading assistant (POI latitude/longitude); Galaxy Map route plotter - waypoints;Persist cmdr ship ident to registry;cache EDSM lookups
Version 1.15 July 2020 Exception on exit; Megaship/FleetCarrier landing pad assistant; Galaxy Map route plotter fixes; Font loading
Version 1.13 June 2020 Various fixes