Intersection Magic can maintain a list of intersections and volume studies. This article describes how to create the required volume data file, and how to let the program know to use it.
Making the Address or Mile Post fields blank in IMW Edit will store invalid numeric values in the database for those fields, and can cause program crashes.
Scanned images for crash records may be stored in a centralized location or on a web server and accessed when viewing a crash record in Intersection Magic. Beginning with v6.611, users may use the filter mechanism to specify the a web address or path, filename and even the extension of the image to load. This article describes some ways of using this powerful feature.
The volume data is handled in a new way starting with version 6.500. It is important to understand the new methodology.
Intersection Magic has a margin of error when calculating sliding spot sections.
When creating a report from a diagram using all fields, the report runs off the right of the page, unable to print all data.
When printing an accident list, the printer reports that it has insufficient memory. Repeated clicks to close the dialog result in partial output.
The text: Record Scan Canceled is displayed when creating a diagram or running a report. After dismissing the dialog several times, it goes away.
Some viewers, under some versions of windows return a code that Intersection Magic is not expecting. As a result, after properly loading the program, Intersection Magic crashes.
Under certain circumstances, especially when an Intersection Magic program directory is copied from one computer to another, many settings come along with it that may confuse Windows or Intersection Magic. The result is that the program may not permit printing, changing printers, or configuring printers.
Intersection Magic diagrams may be saved, but only Intersection Magic can open these .dgm files. How can an Intersection Magic user send a diagram to someone who doesn't have Intersection Magic on their machine?
You want to create a single chart that shows the day of the week accidents occurred - but want several specific intersections on that one chart.