Patches and bug fixes for PointsOfInterest (POI)
How to install/upgrade
1. Login to SiteAdmin
2. Go to "Plugins"
3. Download and install "PointsOfInterest"
How to activate in application
1. Go to "Applications" in SiteAdmin
2. Select application
3. Under "Enable / Disable Features" check "PointsOfInterest"
_ReadLocationCategory Gives users access to read/list POIs from the selected categories.
_EditLocationCategory Gives users access to edit the properties (name, zoom etc) of the selected categories. This privilege is also needed if the user should be able to create new categories.
If you want a user to only be able to create new categories, you should only select the actual privilege and not any categories.
_EditLocation Gives users access to edit POIs in the selected categories. This privilege is also needed if the user should be able to create new POIs.
_ImportLocation Gives users right to import CSV and KML files to a POI category in VehicleTracker.
Video guide on POIs here:
Please note that you can save customized Workspaces in VehicleTracker. More info:
Here is a guide on how to import from a CSV file, and how to export to a CSV file:
PointsOfInterest build 2983 Released: 2019-04-17
- Fixed POI export to export longitude values in longitude.
- Increment revision of already exported POIs to export them again.
PointsOfInterest build 2909 Released: 2019-03-14
- Fixed an issue that required users to have _EditLocationCategory privilege to be able to add a POI. Add POI now only requires _ReadLocationCategory and one or more available categories to assign the POI to.
PointsOfInterest v188.8.131.529 Released: 2018-11-15
PointsOfInterest v184.108.40.2061 Released: 2018-10-18
- Updated IconLibrary so it should no longer show the infamous "Cannot read property GetIconByID of undefined" in VehicleTracker.
PointsOfInterest v220.127.116.114 Released: 2018-08-16
- Deleting a POI category now properly closes the Category window and updates the Category List.
- Allow service restart during POI import
PointsOfInterest v18.104.22.1683 Released: 2018-07-19
- Archiving fixes.
PointsOfInterest v22.214.171.1248 Released: 2018-06-14
- POI panel menu would get duplicate items after map and workspace change.
PointsOfInterest v126.96.36.1995 Released: 2018-05-17
- Map layers!
PointsOfInterest v188.8.131.522 Released: 2018-04-19
- Faster scripting engine.
PointsOfInterest v184.108.40.2065 Released: 2018-03-28
- Fix in poi search
PointsOfInterest v220.127.116.119 Released: 2018-02-15
- Search on Custom Fields now works again. Issue introduced in January release.
PointsOfInterest v18.104.22.1684 Released: 2018-01-15
- No longer timeout when importing large CSV files in an application.
- Added missing localization key in New POI Window
PointsOfInterest v22.214.171.1247 Released: 2017-12-14
- Visible POI categories are now displayed in the top part of the panel instead of under "Settings" dropdown.
- Settings and Manage Categories have moved to the panel menu in the top right corner.
- Manage POI categories and their visibility by selecting "Manage Categories" in the top right panel menu, or by clicking the category selector icon in the panel header.
- Added a privilege for controlling access to the SOAP API (_SOAP)
- Fix a duplicates result problem on the poi search
PointsOfInterest v126.96.36.19928 Released: 2017-09-14
- Fix closing window when new POI is added.
PointsOfInterest v188.8.131.5229 Released: 2017-08-15
- Fix: Validates no category of POI name are saved with reserved prefix "_"
PointsOfInterest v184.108.40.20617 Released: 2017-06-05
- Security improvements. Medium severity. Upgrade recommended.
- Fix: POI import from Archiving
PointsOfInterest v220.127.116.1128 Released: 2017-04-26
- Minor issues related to Archiving.
PointsOfInterest v18.104.22.16848 Released: 2017-03-28
- Support for Archiving
- Added profiling for SOAP services
PointsOfInterest v22.214.171.12475 Released: 2017-01-11
- Fix cannot close form when adding POI with new category
PointsOfInterest v126.96.36.19975 Released: 2016-11-24
- Scripting: poi.find method exposed to notifier and timer click scripts
- Added sorter to Custom Fields
- Save POI list column state in workspace
- Fix "could not remove empty category"
PointsOfInterest v188.8.131.5252 Released: 2016-10-11
- Fix error when editing a imported POI (under some circumstances)
PointsOfInterest v184.108.40.20609 Released: 2016-08-10
- Changing POI category geocoding settings did not take effect until service was restarted or the GeocoderPool was reset due to other actions.
PointsOfInterest v220.127.116.1155 Released: 2016-07-04
- POI custom id available as variable for notifiers same as other POI fields
- Search from POI panel now covers custom field values as well
PointsOfInterests v18.104.22.16892 Released: 2016-05-23
- Fixes for import/export POI using custom id
PointsOfInterest v22.214.171.12428 Released: 2016-04-25
* Fix resolving of POI rellated event variables using $FINAL() function
* POI category column added to poi list.
* Fix issue where newly added POIs was not included in address lookup result when using POIGeocoder
PointsOfInterest v126.96.36.19927 Released: 2015-11-17
* FIX: New POI Categories did not apear in the application until enabled in SiteAdmin
PointsOfInterest v188.8.131.5203 Released: 2015-10-07
* Added PointsOfInterest2 Reporting Query - (Faster than previous PointsOfInterest system query)
PointsOfInterest v184.108.40.20644 Released: 2015-09-08
* FIX: POI categories was sometimes not auto-included in roles when having "Auto allow new items"
PointsOfInterest v220.127.116.1137 Released: 2015-05-05
* OPTIMIZATION: Reduced memory usage
PointsOfInterest v18.104.22.16880 Released: 2015-04-08
* FIX: PointsOfInterest report query returned other locations than POI
* FIX: PointsOfInterest report query to include CustomID from import
PointsOfInterest v22.214.171.1249 Released: 2015-03-03
* FEATURE: Support accessing POI properties in scripting
* FIX: Added transparency to POI labels to not obfuscate vehicle markers
PointsOfInterest v126.96.36.1991 Released: 2015-02-09
* FIX: Error using POI Expression with more than 20,000 POIs while deleting a category.
PointsOfInterest v188.8.131.522 Released: 2014-12-10
* FIX: CSV import can handle file having more values than columns
PointsOfInterest v184.108.40.2062 Released: 2014-11-11
* FIX: Removed occurrences of the phrase "gpsgate" to make the plugin neutral for branding
220.127.116.119 Released: 2014-08-12
* FIX: Improved export and import when using custom fields.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v18.104.22.1684 Released: 2014-07-08
* FIX: Outside POI expression resolve variable on NotifyEnd (again)
PointsOfInterest Plugin v22.214.171.1246 Released: 2014-07-07
* FIX: Outside POI expression resolve variable on NotifyEnd
PointsOfInterest Plugin v126.96.36.1993 Released: 2014-06-09
* FIX: Issue where POI were not shown if their category icon was delete
* FIX: Import control to not duplicate custom field values
* FIX: Edit poi handles duplicated values
* FIX: Import custom fields into the selected category
* FIX: Import to not setup nonsense custom field objects for site admin
* FIX: Don't truncate description to 50 chars in edit/create POI form (only in list)
PointsOfInterest Plugin v188.8.131.524 Released: 2014-05-12
* FIX: Issue where POI categories were not shown if their category icon was deleted.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v184.108.40.2064 Released: 2014-03-26
* FIX: Problem when description is null resolved.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v220.127.116.113 Released: 2014-02-05
* FIX: Problem when resizing window.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v18.104.22.1684 Released: 2014-01-30
* FIX: Management of POI icons improved.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v22.214.171.12435 Released: 2013-11-12
* FIX: Added localization to compass rose.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v126.96.36.19997 Released: 2013-11-01
* FIX: POI Kml import longitude/latitude switched
PointsOfInterest Plugin v188.8.131.5264 Released: 2013-09-24
* FIX: Issue fixed when deleting POIs
PointsOfInterest Plugin v184.108.40.20629 Released: 2013-06-11
* FEATURE: PointsOfInterest can now have custom fields.
* FIX: PointsOfInterest is now enabled for _Administrators and _Operators when enabled in SiteAdmin
* FIX: POI EventExpression available only in applications having PointsOfInterest enabled.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v220.127.116.1141 Released: 2013-04-24
* FEATURE: The radius for POIs (Points of Interest) can now be increased for geocoding purposes. You can also show the distance and direction to a POI as a geocoding result. http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/pois_for_reverse_geocoding
PointsOfInterest Plugin v18.104.22.16807 Released: 2013-03-03
* FIX: Memory leak fixed.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v22.214.171.12411 Released: 2013-01-02
- Custom icons can be used for POI categories. http://gpsgate.com/blogComment/use_your_own_icons
PointsOfInterest Plugin v126.96.36.19935 Released: 2012-11-30
- Import bug fixed.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v188.8.131.5267 Released: 2012-11-08
- PointsOfInterest expression in event rules will no longer end for invalid positions.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v184.108.40.20640 Released: 2012-11-05
- PointsOfInterest window will no longer automatically pop up in lower right corner when activated. It can instead be found under the Windows menu.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v220.127.116.1167 Released: 2012-10-01
- Now works after switching maps without reloading view.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v18.104.22.16840 Released: 2012-09-11
- Issue with Dispatch plugin resolved.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v22.214.171.12435 Released: 2012-09-07
- MSSQL upgrade now works.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v126.96.36.19930 Released: 2012-09-05
- _ImportLocation added. Gives user right to import CSV or KML file in VehicleTracker.
- Possible to clear and delete a category.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v188.8.131.5285 Released: 2012-07-20
- Fixed Event Rules issue when a vehicle exit one POI by entering a new POI. (Any reports that depends on this bug needs to be re-processed)
PointsOfInterest Plugin v184.108.40.20643 Released: 2012-02-22
- SOAP API for adding/removing POIs. Download the following file for more info: http://update.gpsgate.com/PlatformKit/SoapKit.zip
- Added "Max map markers" setting. You can now see more than 500 POIs at a time if your computer handles it.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v220.127.116.1181 Released: 2012-01-20
- Sets up the _EditLocation privilege automatically on upgrade. All categories that a user has _ReadLocationCategory access to will now also automatically get _EditLocation access.
Later upgrades will not modify the privileges again.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v18.104.22.16875 Released: 2012-01-18
- _EditLocation privilege can now be set per category.
- Core v22.214.171.12475 compatibility.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v126.96.36.19953 Released: 2011-12-16
- POI geocoder: Sort results by zoom (higher zoom = higher priority).
PointsOfInterest Plugin v188.8.131.5282 Released: 2011-10-14
- Now much faster to generate "Time On Site" reports.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v184.108.40.20663 Released: 2011-09-21
- Fixed PointOfInterestCategories system query ORDER BY issue affecting report querys for MSSQL.
- Added POI_ID variable to Points Of Interest expression to enable notifying the POI ID in event notification message.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v220.127.116.1139 Released: 2011-09-06
- Added report "EX1000 Export POI", which can be used to export POIs from an application in CSV format. The exported file can be imported to other GpsGate Servers or custom applications.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v18.104.22.16834 Released: 2011-09-01
- Can trigger when vehicle exits/leaves POI not only arrives to POI as before.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v22.214.171.12483 Released: 2011-05-12
- Geocoding using POIs are no longer dependent on feature settings.
- POIs can now be drawn after switching maps
- POIs with invalid coordinates can no longer be saved.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v126.96.36.19918 Released: 2011-04-01
- POI Event Rule to include POIs in event reports and real time events.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v188.8.131.5209 Released: 2011-03-28
Dependent on Core 184.108.40.20609 or later.
- Import KML files.
- Much improved performance. Can handle unlimited number of POIs.
- POI geocoding now works.
- Edit POI categories.
- Set colored icons for each POI category.
PointsOfInterest Plugin v220.127.116.1145 Released: 2011-02-10
- Readded the "Add POI (here)" menu item to the map context menu.
- Fixed a bug in the POI map marker drawing (only the POIs visible in the table control was drawn).
- Various other minor fixes.