TurningPoint v8.2.X upgrade - August 2017

To update the software on your receiver or desktop:

  1. To download TP 8 go to https://www.turningtechnologies.com/downloads
  2. Select the appropriate option of TurningPoint Desktop. (PC users should download the No-Install version)
  3. After the download is finished, double click on the file, extract it to your flash drive or desktop. If you are a MAC user, drag the file to your flash drive or your Application folder.
    • The software will begin installing the new version on your flash drive/desktop.
    • Once finished, a message will prompt you to click OK, then go to your flash drive/desktop.
    • A new folder labled TurningPoint App will appear, open it and run the software from there.
    • It will prompt you to login, then inform you that once you move to the new version you can no longer use the old one, click Continue.
    • It will import all of your settings and previous data. After you finish you can delete the older folder labeled TurningPoint Cloud.

Be sure to have the same version that is on your system also on your receiver, if you are
running the software from your laptop / tablet, instead of directly from the receiver.

If you are experiencing issues with this, please contact us as soon as possible.

If you already have 8.2 you need to update to the next release.

  1. Open TurningPoint
  2. Select the Turning Logo located at the bottom center of the TurningPoint dashboard
  3. Search for updates
  4. Install update (we recommend not opting for automatic updates)

Enhancements & Fixes for TurningPoint PC v8.2.4.X include:

Please review the supporting documentation, which includes full details of the release - TurningPoint PC v8.2.4

v8.2.4

  • Fix – Bug that duplicated students when session was imported
  • Fix – Bug that caused excluded sessions to be uploaded to LMS
  • Fix – Bug that disallowed Canvas users to see buttons

v8.2.3

  • Fix – Issue where some new users could not create accounts through single sign-on

v8.2.2

  • Fix - Bug that rounded partial scores when uploading to LMS

v8.2.1

  • New Feature – Offline receiver renewal
  • New Feature – Manual course download from TurningPoint web
  • Update – Messaging for auto sync notification
  • Fix – Bug to prevent upload grades button being visible when not applicable
  • Fix – Bug that caused countdown timer object to overlap in edit mode
  • Fix – Bug to display correct help text for slide rendering setting in preferences
  • Fix – Bug that redirected users to account upon sign in

Enhancements & Fixes for TurningPoint Mac v8.2.1 include:

Please review the supporting documentation, which includes full details of the release - TurningPoint Mac v8.2.1

v8.2.1

  • New Feature – Offline receiver renewal
  • New Feature – Manual course download from TurningPoint web
  • Update – Messaging for auto sync notification
  • Fix – Bug that displayed incorrect seat count