Download Geography Trainer 1.3.5 (1.51 MB)

Geography Trainer is aimed at school age children and features an easy to use GUI to help learn country capitals.

Geography Trainer 1.3.5

It is anticipated that Geography Trainer 1.4 will be available in Q1 2011.

Changelog for v1.3.5:
- Attempting to open the About window if it is already open no longer causes the program to crash
- Closing the main window while the 'New High Score' window is open no longer causes the program to crash
- High scores table improved. High scores table can now be viewed without having to exit the program
- Equal percentage high scores will now rank the player who answered the most questions higher
- Status bar added
- Users can no longer 'edit' the fields holdings the question, their given response, the result, the number of
questions attempted, the number of questions correct or the percentage of questions correct
- About window is no longer resizable.
- About, High scores and New high score windows will all now appear centered over the main window regardless of
where the main window is located on screen (previously they appeared in the center of the screen)
- After viewing the High scores or About window, focus will now return to the answer field
- Focus is now set on the New high scores window submit button
- Program installer added
- The category will only now be changed after the current question (from the existing category) is answered
- Miscellaneous improvements/fixes
- The following were changed/amended:
* North Korea renamed to Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North)
* South Korea renamed to Republic of Korea (South)
* Burma renamed to Myanmar (Burma)
* Palestine renamed to Palestinian Territories
* East Timor renamed to Timor-Leste (East Timor)
Capitals: * Capital of Benin, Porto Novo renamed to Porto-Novo
* Capital of Singapore renamed from Singapore City to Singapore
* Capital of Sri Lanka, Sri Jayawardenapura-Kotte renamed to Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte
* Capital of Yemen, Sanaa renamed to Sana'a
* Capital of Trinidad and Tobago, renamed from Port-of-spain to Port of Spain
* Capital of Kiribati renamed from Tarawa to South Tarawa
* Andorra, Cyprus Gibraltar and Ireland added to the Europe category

Changelog for v1.3:
- High scores added (10)
- Top 3 high scores added to main window
- About box now enabled (was previously disabled)
- The following states were removed as they are not widely recognized as countries: Abkhazia, Northern Cyprus, and South Ossetia
- The following countries were added: Panama added to the South America category (previously it was only in the North America category, it is technically in both continents and as such belongs in both categories)
- The following were changed/amended:
*United States renamed to United States of America
* Taiwan renamed to Taiwan (Republic of China)
* Myanmar renamed to Burma
* Capital of Switzerland renamed to Bern, not Berne
* Small corrections made to other capital errors
- New program icon
- Numerous other small updates have been included in version 1

Changelog for v1.2:
- Miscellaneous bug fixes
- Main window now centered on the screen

Changelog for v1.1:
- Miscellaneous bug fixes

Future updates:
Version 1.4 will feature encrypted high score data files, an incorrect spelling of an answer algorithm and other new features (including game play). Version 1.4 is anticipated to be released in Q1, 2011.

This software works on Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7. This software WILL NOT work on Linux, Mac, BSD or any other operating system. If you use one of them, we suggest you use virtual PC software such as Parallels to be able to run this software.

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Download Geography Trainer 1.3.5 (1.51 MB)