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------------------------ Nova Release Notes --------------------------------

You MUST use LAME-3.97. If you install LAME-3.99 on your MAC you will 
need to remove it and then manually search your hard drive for 
any LAME related files and manually delete them before installing LAME-3.97.

----- Nova firmware installation ----
Place the NovaProgFile_vXXX.bin file on a CF card (no extra formatting needed).
Insert card into the mirror slot.
Hold the STAR key while powering on the Nova.
When you see blue text you can release the STAR key.
Wait a few minutes for it to complete.
Cycle power and check the version in the About Nova screen

---------------------------- Version History --------------------------------
---------------------------- Version History --------------------------------
---------------------------- Version History --------------------------------

1.69 Dec 4
    fixed divide by zero which caused fader position to jump under certain circumstances

1.68 Dec 3 2019
    fixed ISO ATTENUATION feature not working on all selected tracks
    fixed STORE and RECALL memory preset feature

1.67 Nov 27
    prevented F-Keys from interfering with frequency entry on RX Config page

1.66 Nov 26
    If power to a slot was OFF in an older version and Nova was upgraded to newer 
    firmware, the 2nd half of the slot could flash and not understand its power state.
    Even a Factory Recall Defaults would not fix this

    Fixed problem with auto pick not sending freqs remotely
    Don't send freqs when pressing "PICK" in scan men, only when pressing "SEND"

    More fixes to prevent pots from jumping

1.64 Nov 22
    fixed output mixer on playback
    prevented repeated attempts to send frequency setting to RXer module after 
    pressing "SEND" in the scan page to prevent clicks in audio

1.63 Nov 21
    fixed issue where RX modules could think they should be 
    in ANALOG mode which caused no real audio to be available

1.61 Nov 19    
    fixed playback not making it to outputs 5 or 6 or Zaxnet IFB audio out

1.60 Nov 18
    fixed not remembering RX output mode after power cycle (always defaulted to NORMAL)
    added blinking OUTPUT MODE text which includes suggestions for use with MONO and STEREO

    fixed Zaxnet TX gain not being scaled quite right when sending to TXer

    fixed RF status in audio meter not always being from the correct Rxer channel
1.59 Nov 15
    more fixes to frequency changes and auto pick
    no longer automatically send freq out zaxnet when RXer freq is changed

1.58 Nov 14
    increased IFB module reliability
    no longer allow scanning on RX2 and RX4
1.57 Nov 12
    attempted to fix Auto-Pan matrix confusion
    added auto-pan such that moving a fader changes pan cursor on ENG (Pan) home screen

1.55 Nov 8
    moved RX POWER to RX SETUP page (slot1 and slot2 power)

1.54 Nov 8
    Fixed jumping RF meters 
    Fixed ISO ATTENUATION being off by a large amount
    No longer reset time and date when there is missing real time clock data

1.51 Nov 1
    made sure Output Mode is sent RXer after power cycle

1.50 Nov 1
    new bootloader V9 for faster boot-up times (go to ADVANCED SETUP::BurnBootLoader)
    fixed error checking of RTC clock chip on bootup which could reset the timecode sometimes
    increased mirroring speed
    fix to try to prevent Flux Capacitor filter from booting up at the wrong center freq
    fixed some output levels not being remembered after a re-boot

1.46 Oct 31
    more fixes for RXer metering

1.43 Oct 30
    added soft keys in LEVELS menu so user can set all output levels at once

1.42 Oct 29
    fixed return meters not working in INPUTS screen
    made REC / STOP work in INPUT SETUP screen
1.40 Oct 25
    added Encryption menu in RX SETUP (controls both ZAXNET and Receivers)

1.39 Oct 25
    made faders go all the way down to "full mute"

1.38 Oct 24
    added old style receiver drawings when no MRX-414s are present
    added check to make sure faders don't jump       
    stereo support for MRX214: 
    requires MRX module version MRX-121 to allow second pair of audio channels to work

1.37 Oct 24 
    opened up frequency range to 700MHz

1.36 Oct 22
    working on new RX meter layout for stereo support

1.35 Oct 18
    fixed auto pick problems
    made RX config screen auto-config the page 

1.35A fork Oct 24 
    opened up frequency range to allow 700MHz (on QRX212 module only)

1.35 Oct 18
    fixed auto pick problems
    changed RX config screen
1.33 Oct 17
    Fixed outputs not really being routed to tracks after a power cycle
    made green output track meter a bit brighter

1.32 Oct 15
    fixed possible crashing on rare occasions

1.31 Oct 15
    mega scan works (scans whatever you are "viewing" in the scan window)

1.30 Oct 14
    fixed "MONITOR ALL TRACKS" in the playback menu
    fixed SCAN menu
    fixed problem where record would not work sometimes (primary card could not be accessed after bootup)

1.26 Oct 10
    added RECORD lockout for 4 seconds after bootup to prevent strange behaviour and to let timecode jam itself
    fixed problems with KEY HOLD TIME and TRANSPORT HOLD settings (now in ENG SETUP)
    moved all meter hold time settings to ADVANCED MENU
    fixed TC SLATE not being flipped upside down correctly
    fixed TX freq not being remembered on RX inputs
    added new 8 ch compact RXer display page with meters

1.19 Oct 2
    now top row of home page function keys are all headphone select keys
    pressing BACK in home screen now refreshes the function key labels

1.18 Sep 30
    we now save settings to ROM when entering the HOME screen so 
    before turning off the unit, go to the home screen to insure any settings
    are saved immediately before powering down.
    now check for midnight crossover every second instead of every 60 seconds
    added red LED indicators on faders to indicate clipping                  
    fixed AES42 power not turning on correctly

1.14 Sep 27  **** ZAXNET version 022: Fixed clicks in transmitted audio!! ****
    fixed some problems with trim diamonds in track meters
    fixed warning concerning inputs 3 and 4 being turned off (was "1 and 2")
    fixing meters position oddities
    aligned RF meters better
    we now allow up to 14 meters on the home screen (2 outs + 12 tracks)
    fixed Red and Blue colors on bootup text                                               
    added temperature display in ABOUT screen

1.07 Sep 25
    fixed Headphone preset ENABLE setting not working
    fixed Headphone preset ENABLE setting not being remembered
    fixed current primary folder not remembering after a power cycle
    cleaned up OUT /CARD meters page 

1.06 Sep 25
    added arrows for RF meters
    added RF meter to track meters

1.01 Sep 20
    added new IFB module firmware 020 to fix problem where IFB module 
    did not always put out the right transmit power (causing no ZAXNET reception)
    fixed RX inputs not assigning to outputs

1.00 Sep 19
    fixed possible headphone muting after playing a segment
    fixed meter trim diamonds for returns
    made sure zaxnet module is updated when it is turned on 
    added RX restart timer to fix dead RX modules
0.99E Sep 17
    added menu item INVERTED XPOINTS: OFF = you don't have to cycle thru inverted crosspoints in track menu
    added menu item TRANSPORT KEYS: for REC and STOP keys: 'PRESS' = normal HOLD means you have to hold the key (like nomad)
    changed RX input matrix labels to "1c,1b,2a,2b,3a,3b,4a,4b"
    changed RXer PFL text

0.99D Sep 16
    fixed holding of STOP and REC keys not doing anything
    fixed mirror not remembering its state after power on
    added bootloader v8 (fixed POTDEX error messages)

0.99C Sep 16
    changed FF and REW to PREV and NEXT in play menu
    changed meter trim diamond so its easier to see
    Fixed front knobs not remembering their positions after power cycle
    changed bank colors to rainbow order: Red,yellow,green,blue, purple

0.99B Sep 14
    sped up digital trims 
    fixed bank not being remembered after a power cycle

0.99A Sep 14
    lots of changes to how IFB module commands are sent 

0.99 Sep 13
    made STAR KEY go directly to home screen (when not in use)
    fixed NO PRIMARY CARD warning(s)
0.98 Sep 13
    FIXED BANK decrement key in fader assign menu
    default LCD brightness = 10 instead of 30

0.97 Sep 13
    fixed Log screen
0.96 Sep 13
    added support for burning IFB module (to v19)
    fixed RX LEDs on home screen
    made it so bank key does not change bank unless you hit it twice (while Popup is still displayed)

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