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  1. Course length in meters

    For short courses it would be more convenient to display the length in meters.

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    • Double click on text with mouse allows to change the text

      When double clicking on the text, it should be possible to immediately edit the text.

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      • When using a marked/taped route to the Finish, the words 'Navigate to Finish' appear in English versions of the control descriptions.

        There appears to be a bug, because in English versions of the control descriptions the wording should be 'Follow tapes __m to the Finish'. Instead the words 'Navigate __m to the Finish' appear.

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        • To make it easier to plan courses on the same map, but with different scales and graphics

          I would like to suggest one enhancement, if I may. It is related to graphics for courses.
          Currently, objects like printing area and descriptions are associated with each course.
          Other objects, such as white-out areas, images, lines, and texts are associated with an event. This creates a problem when the same map is used for events that have different map scales and paper sizes. In these cases, the graphic’s layout is different for each map scale.
          I have an event to prepare that uses one map for two races. I would like to use one master map with all controls…

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          • Flagged course

            At least in Czech Republic we have flagged course for the youngest. These courses are flagged along whole course, it would be nice to be able to do this in Purple Pen. Currently, I can do it by making separate project and use bend tool to mark the flagged path.

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            • Bug: change control code

              Make a course. Click a control code in the definition. Double click. Write new number. Click enter. The number does not change.

              To change number you are not allowed to have single clicked the number before you double click. You must have another row yellow, then double click another line to make the cahnge of control code cahnge.

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                  • create control descriptions in Danish

                    I am working with school orientering where it is often suitable to work with text descriptions in stead of IOF symbols. PP creates automatically the descriptions in English which is not applicable for Danish schoolboys and -girls. How do I do descriptions in Danish?

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                    • Show lengths of course variations in Course Summary report

                      A small suggestion to improve the Course Summary report: I have created a relay course with two forks and three member teams, giving nine variations. I need the variations to be approximately the same length with a spread of no more than two hundred metres between the shortest and longest. When I look at the Course Summary report it only shows me the length range for the entire course but doesn’t show me the length of each variation. If the range looks too large I have to go through each course one-by-one and note the course lengths from the control…

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                      • Change the appearance of the numbers 6 and 9. The tail should end farther from the circle part of the number.

                        Any map detail between the end of the tail and the circle part of the number tends to make the 6 or 9 look like an 8. A straight tail would never be mistaken for an 8.

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                        • Switch current course view by keyboard

                          Would be great to be able to swtich back and forth down the list of course tabs by keypress. Like CTRL-TAB and CTRL-SHIFT-TAB in Chrome. Although I would prefer CTRL-SHIFT-{ and CTRL-SHIFT-}

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                          • Solve bug: comma in secondary title causes multiple ClassShortName items in XML-file

                            As secondary title for a course I used "4,5 km moeilijk"
                            when I produced the XML-file this comes out as:

                            <ClassShortName>4</ClassShortName>
                            <ClassShortName>5 km moeilijk</ClassShortName>

                            I do not know where this shortname is being used. But it looks like a bug

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                              • Descriptions for Pre-O

                                The post numbers field in descriptions are in Pre-O competitions used to indicate the number of postflags at the post. Doubleclicking on number could make the fiels editable.

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                                • print blank punch cards

                                  Allow printing punch cards without the punch pattens in them

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                                  • allow using Windows Metafile as a map

                                    Allow a map file to be a Windows Metafile (in addition to OCD, JPG, BMP, TIFF currently)

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                                    • Allow multi-sections courses

                                      It would be great if possible to create several sections in one course : for example, runners have to check controls as they want in a first section and in order for an other section.

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