MDA V8 Service Packs

Quarterly released Service Packs allow users to benefit from the continuous development of MDA V8. A new Service Pack installation replaces the former Service Pack installation (of the same MDA V8.x version). Reuse of configurations created with an older MDA V8 versions is possible.

A general brief overview of the MDA V8 functionality is available.

MDA V8.5.1

The following major improvements are available with MDA V8.5.1*:

  • Editing of measure file comment and other meta-information
  • Import of definitions for calculated signals from INCA and MDA V7 (*.xcs)
  • Creation of label files (*.lab) to support a quick re-selection in e.g. INCA Experiment Environment
  • Oscilloscope improvements: automatic update of cursor values, and new UI element for easier signal to axis assignment
  • Optimized font size and line spacing to have more compact list views

* To align Service Pack numbering of MDA V8.5 and INCA V7.3, the version number V8.5.0 was skipped.

For more details please see ‘What’s New’ slides [pdf].

MDA V8.4.1

Video language: English

The following major improvements are available with MDA V8.4.1:

  • Snapshot Recording in combination with INCA V7.3.0 i.e. MDA V8.4.1 can be opened from INCA while the recording is still ongoing
  • Import of calculated signals used in INCA Experiment Environment
  • Synchronized cursors are displayed in the GPS Map instrument
  • Several improvements for oscilloscope, like option for default behavior for signal-to-axis assignment

For more details please see ‘What’s New’ slides [pdf].

MDA V8.4.0

Video language: German

The following major improvements are available with MDA V8.4.0:

  • GPS map viewer to display a track using longitude and latitude
  • Possibility to define rule for shrinking of long signal names to a relevant fragment
  • Apply a time offset for individual signals
  • Display of events (datatype EVENT, “$ signals”) in the oscilloscope
  • Connect to an already running EHANDBOOK-NAVIGATOR session (requires EHANDBOOK-NAVIGATOR V8.0)

For more details please see ‘What’s New’ slides [pdf].