For printed network diagrams and printed graphs the date is formatted using the system's "Short Date Format" specified under Regional settings.
An option called 'Cut Selection...' has been added to the Frame operations pop-up menu to enable you to cut a selected area of the diagram. When the option is selected, click and hold down the mouse left button and drag a dotted box around the elements to be cut. On releasing the mouse left button all elements within the dotted box will be highlighted and you will be requested to confirm whether you want to continue. If you accept the selected elements will be cut to the clipboard for pasting into an ERACS network. Please note that any busbars with connections to busbars outside the block will be copied.
All libraries are now included with the network database when the 'Zip Database' option is selected.
GE's LM2500 Gas turbine model has been included for those users that have the appropriate license.
A 'Save' button has been added to the form used to display study listings. This button enables you save the study listing to file.
CT saturation and Relay discrimination margins have been included in the relay setting data written to comma separated variable file.
The paste option has been extended to the main 'Edit' menu.
A new item called 'Manuals' is available from the Help menu. On selecting this option your will be presented with three further options to view the Demonstration Manual, User Guide and Technical Manual. If you have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your machine, selecting one of these items will automatically start the reader with the appropriate manual loaded. Please note that it will be necessary to download and install the manuals separately. To download the manuals connect to our ftp site (ftp://www.era.co.uk/eracs) and downloaded the file called EracsMan.exe. This is a self extracting zip archive which contains the three manuals in pdf format. To install the manuals execute EracsMan.exe. By default it will place the files in C:ERACSManuals. The files must be placed in a sub-directory called Manuals, off of the main ERACS directory. For example, if you have installed your from copy of ERACS in D:ERACS then the manuals should be extracted to D:ERACSManuals.
A Hint window has been added to the main network diagram, protection graphs, Harmonic impedance graphs and transient graphs. In the main network diagram; if the mouse cursor is left over an element for a short period of time a hint window will be displayed showing the elements identifier. In the graph windows; if the mouse cursor is remains on a graph for a short period of time a hint window will be displayed identifying the selected graph and the x/y co-ordinates.
A 'Move' option has been added to the element's right button popup menu.