Cumulus 1.8.5 released

Cumulus 1.8.5 (build 726) is now available for download.

Changes from 1.8.4:

– Attempt to fix startup problem when shut down just before midnight
– Stopped old backups going into recycle bin
– Added support for Twitter (
– Changed wind gauge so it continues to re-scale up to a max of 200
– Allowed main window to be resized smaller (with scroll bars)
– Added printer selection dialogue to Print function
– Added print function to Graphs form
– Added archive data count to status bar
– Prevent crash when no printer installed
– Fix problem with all-time low pressure when offset in use
– Fix wrong times for some of today’s extremes
– Add WMR928 extra sensor display
– Extra debugging for Fine Offset rain rate
– Fixed ‘ghost’ rain rate just after startup
– Added wind chill to logs and graphs
– Added UV and Solar Rad to Wunderground and PWSweather updates
– Fixed some problems with dewpoint and windchill on Fine Offset
– Add offset facility for inside temperature
– Don’t put leading slash on realtime.txt path if ftp directory is blank
– Attempt to detect WS2300 sensors disconnected
– Fix a missing day rollover problem
– Changed temperature chart so temperature line is always on top
– Removed temperature cutoff from chill calc
– Attempt to cater for displays less than 1024×768
– Added APRS humidity cutoff for quirky OS sensors (set via ini file)
– More filtering for bad WS2300 data
– Fixed WS2300 bad pressure data check for “in Hg” units
– Allow for rain multiplier at rollover (incorrect this month and year displayed)
– Correct WS2300 rain total when gauge (but not console) has been reset
– Allow manual input of Fine Offset pressure offset (set via ini file)
– Cater for Fine Offset humidity ‘underflow’ value of FF
– Options to not send UV and SolarRad to Weather Underground and PWS Weather
– Clock now has 12-hour display option (click on it)
– Changed extra file processing to use unique filename for each file
– Added support for Vantage Pro USB and TCP/IP connection
(note: USB connection is untested)
– Fixed a problem with WS23xx history download
– Create realtime.txt file even if realtime not in use