New feature: TachoDownloader (14.07.2020)

The TachoDownloader feature is now available. After a one-time setup, the TachoDownloader automatically and regularly reads the driver and vehicle files from the central database and saves them in a user-defined folder. After the user has logged in once, this function remains active until the PC is shut down. It is activated automatically after the PC is restarted by the user. By providing this function, there is no need anymore to send the driver and vehicle files by email.
A detailed description of the features can be found
here. To download the TachoDownloader once, please click on this link.

New version – Release Prague “graphical dashboard (15.01.2020)

With this release, the previous homepage is replaced by a graphical dashboard that displays the following information:
- Status of the legally due archiving activities of driver and vehicle files
- Status of activities due according to plan for remote download of driver and vehicle files
- Status of the company cards
- Status of driver cards
- Status of tachograph calibrations
- Status of driving licence validity
- Status of the last driving licence check
Furthermore, the duration during which a user can use the screen without activity and without having to log in again has been extended from 15 minutes to 60 minutes.

An overview of the new functions can be found

New version TachoListener (07.01.2020)

With this message, TACHOfresh asks you to deploy a new version of TachoListener, which runs on a free version of Java and is only compatible with Windows 64 Bit systems.

Indeed, since April 2019, the update of Oracle's JAVA module to a higher version for commercial use is subject to a fee. In addition, Java versions > 8 only work on 64-bit Windows systems.

With this new version of TachoListener, a license free JAVA version will enable the launch the application as usual and access the card reader, USB memory and/or hard drive. However, if you receive the message "Installation possible only on 64-bit Windows systems" during installation, this means that the installation must be performed on another Windows, PC which is 64-bit compatible.

If you are using a firewall or proxy, please contact your service partner who will give you further installation instructions. Otherwise go to the next step:

Please click
here to download the installation guide and follow the instructions. Click on the link in the document to start the installation.

New Version – Release Paris (29.08.2019)

This release contains the following enhancements:
• Additional alert reports (empty vehicle files, last contact with box, calibration due/overdue)
• Schedule entry with which all alert reports can be generated automatically at a definable frequency
• Email notification when an alert report has been created
• Extensive improvements in the social report
• Further corrections/improvements
An overview of all improvements is included in this appendix "
Release Paris".

Smart Tacho - Impacts of registration for forwarding of personal data (26.08.2019)
Please note the following information VDO 4.0

New Version – Release Athen (02.07.2019)

This release enables the processing of data from the new
Smart Tacho for driver and vehicle files.

Data center change successfully completed (02.02.2019)

Since 02.02.2019, 03:10 p.m. CET, the application is available again in the new data center. Thank you very much for your patience.

New Version – Release Istanbul (15.11.2018)

The following changes/new features are part of this release:
• Social Report overview: only display of drivers with infringements
• Social Report general: no display of weekly working time infringement
• Additional remark when deleting a complete fleet
• Performance improvement during processing of data for LIVE
• Improvement in „Find nearest“
• Correction of icon for „coach“ in the digital map

New Version – TachoListener (26.10.2018)

The following changes are part of this version:
- New certificate for the Chrome webbrowser, as Chrome/Google has revoked the actual certificate
- optimized search feature for the already installed Java version, when the TachoListener is initially installed
This new version will automatically be installed (Auto-Update), there is no user interaction required

New Version – Release Bilbao (25.09.2018)

The following changes/new features are part of this release:
- Additional CSV export for company cards and driver/Fleet allocation
- Performance improvement driver –driving time report
- Performance improvement driver status overview
- Performance improvement processing .ddd files
- TachoListener – improvement when searching for the Java directory
- Registration number in driving and worktime reports
- Bug fixes
- Date/Time is cut off in the English version
- Live – Driver Budget sometimes is not correct
- Live – start shift sometimes is not correctly displayed
- Live – used time is not updated with the last activity/event
- RDL Mail does not allow the domain .gmbh

New Version – Release Odessa (31.07.2018)

The following changes/new features are part of this release:

- Display of country code in all driver related reports
- Improved reset for „Forgot Password“
- Corrections:
- mileage calculation in vehicle reports
- update of Live map display in vehicle overview
- correction of max. daily driving time in Live display (10/9 hrs)
- consistent display of infringements in social report
- display of RDL status
- negative values for next RDL for non- RDL capable vehicles

New Version – Release Moscow (14.06.2018)

The following changes/new features are part of this release:

- New features in the Live map
- Search function for a vehicle in the map
- Clustering of vehicles
- Update frequency (1- 5 min)
- Find nearest
- Icons for HGV and Bus
- Live Display: date display for „next break due “
- Various bug fixes
- Privacy policy statement added

New Version – Release HAMBURG (03.05.2018)

The following changes/new features are part of this release:

- Additional option in map display: satellite view
- Route display with start and end of the route
- Display of infringements on the map, with start and end oft he infringement
- Deletion of single driver files
- Deletion of single vehicle files
- Deletion of drivers
- Deletion of vehicles
- Performance improvement when changing vehicle to another fleet
- Marking of vehicle files without activitites („empty file“)
- Manual validation of company card

New Version – Release SOFIA (15.03.2018)

This is a maintenance release containing the following changes/corrections:
- Performance improvement when uploading driver- and vehicle files manually
- Show missing data in the vehicle file detail report
- Correction in the display of infringements in the working time report
- Various corrections in the RDL upload process
- Correct display of the working day start in the working day report
- Correction of the sorting sequence by vehicle in the driver status overview
- Correction in the display of rest time in the Live view
- Improvement in the display of the Gap Report
- Correction in the display of the resting time after 6 hrs working time
- Changes in the customer configuration parameters
- Language corrections

New Version – Release EDINBURGH (15.02.2018)

The following new/changed features are part of this release:
- new graphical report “Gap report – missing driver files”. This allows the monitoring of missing driver files based on existing vehicle files
- all data of Gap reports now can be exported in pdf as well as Excel format
- Display of driven route as a connected line (optional) with icons showing the direction
- Multiple search criteria for all vehicle and driver related screens
- Performance improvement for all gap reports
- Performance improvement for vehicle reports
In addition the following bug fixes have been applied:
- Issues in relation to RDL uploads
- Correction of working time reports – display of infringements
- Sorting by vehicles in driver status

New Version – Release RIGA (19.12.2017)

The following new/changed features are part of this release:
- new graphical report “Gap report – missing vehicle data”. This simplifies the monitoring of gaps within the vehicle data
- new graphical report “Gap report – driving without driver card”. This report shows the gaps including mileage and duration
- Performance improvement in working time reports
- Implementing Https for secure access to the application
- Digital map display: route shown in the center of the map
- Automatic validation of the company card, regardless if a of a remote download is due

New Version – Release Florence (16.11.2017)

The following new/changed features are part of this release:
- Limitation of the date range for reports (max. 3 months)
- correction of wrong display in the Live view, initiated by the remote download
- Performance improvement for social report and working time reports

New version – Release Oslo (29.09.2017)

The following new/changed features are part of this release:
- Review of the minimum break (15 min) during working time: Infringement, when break is not started latest after 6:00 hrs
- Correction when exceeding the max. daily working time of 10 hrs: now displayed as an infringement again
- Performance improvement when running reports
- CSV Export now considers country specific characters (e.g. important for UK

Helsinki Release available (08.2017)

as of now you have access to the Helsinki Release. For more details please click here

Upload of driver cards and files with Firefox Browser (9.3.2017)

From Firefox Version 52 onwards, Java Applets are not supported within the Browser. Therefore some functions of our application are not available anymore. This includes the uploading of driver data via a card reader and the uploading of driver and vehicle files. Remote Download is not affected. In order to continue using the affected functions, we recommend using Internet Explorer 11 or Firefox 52 ESR (click on this link) as a temporary solution. We are working on a new version of our application, which does not require Java applets anymore.

New Release with all reporting in local time (31.8.2016)

Despite the fact that all events of the digital tachograph are stored in UTC (Universal Time Coordinated), many customers still request to get the times in the reports displayed in local time. With the new release this will be possible now. The configuration to display in either UTC or local time is done in the company set up parameters. Please contact your servicepartner/support, who will change the configuration parameter for you.

New Release with extended features in the Working Time Reports (01.12.2015)

(1) Parameter for Working Time driver and infringement reports

In order to allow customized reporting due to individual requirements for the working time infringement reports, various parameters have been defined to configure the reports. The values can be defined by customer and fleet/deport, whereby parameters for the fleet(s) will have the priority.

(2) Working Time „Driver Reports“:

The existing reports have been redesigned to allow for the individual working time parameters by customer or fleet/depot. The overall design also has been improved, with the result, that more information is shown. One example is “Duty start” and “Duty end”.

(3) Working Time „Infringements“
The Infringement report has also been adopted to allow for using the individual working time parameters. Within the reports all missing driver times are marked with an „?“. These entries should have been entered by the driver as a post entry in the digital tachograph. The reports considers these missing entries as resting time. In addition the information on “Duty start” and “Duty end” is provided, also the night working rules are taken into account.

(4) Live – Display of speeding infringements
Within the Live screen the speeding events, as identified by the digital tachograph, were shown as infringements („red icon“). With this release they are displayed as warning („Yellow icon“). (5) RDL – Display of RDL Status in Live and Status ReportsThe RDL status is displayed in the Live screen as well as in the driver and vehicle status overview with a specific icon. The explanation of these icons can be found at the bottom of the driver ad vehicle status overview.