Red Crab Fishing Log 1.5

Red Crab Software

Red Crab Fishing Log 1.5

Red Crab Fishing Log is an easy to use software program that enables you to record your fishing trips on your PC. It's a 'must have' for all anglers! A lot of anglers like to record their fishing trips, and most anglers simple record their catches in a notebook which only makes its appearance when your sitting at the peg. Once you get home, your notebook sits in your bag waiting for the next fishing trip!

Red Crab Fishing Log will not only allow you to keep your records in a digital form on your computer, but will also allow you to bring back those old fishing memories. The program makes it easy to add new records to your collection, and also enables you to browse through existing ones. You can also search for a specific record. Use the links above to explore Red Crab Fishing Log!


System Requirements

Operating System

  • Windows XP (SP3)
  • Vista
  • 7

Additional

  • The .NET Framework 3.5 & Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express

These will be installed by the Red Crab Fishing Log installer if they are not present on your computer.

The Start Page
The start page opens every time you start Red Crab Fishing Log. From here you can select an option to either:

Add a new record;
Browse records;
View reports;
Change application settings.

Below these options is the statistics pane. The statistics are updated every time you visit the start page. The statistics include:

Total number of fishing trips;
Total number of catches;
Top ten fish caught;
Fish caught in order of most common catch.
Browsing Records
The Browse Records screen allows you to view all of your fishing records in one place. By clicking on the 'View Record' button next to the record you wish to look at you can view the record in its entirety (see Viewing Records).

The Browse Records page also allows you to filter and sort the records. You can filter records by:

Venue;
Within a specified date range.

You can then sort the records by venue name or by date in ascending or descending order.
Viewing Records
The View Records screen is area where individual records are displayed for viewing and editing. The navigation bar at the top of the page allows you to navigate through records and perform other functions such as adding, deleting, and saving records.

The top half of the screen allows you to edit the trip information by inputting data such as:

Venue name
Date
Peg
Weather
Notes
Bait
Tackle

The centre of the screen displays the fish that were caught on that day. You can enter the species name, weight and length of each fish. There is no limit to the number of fish you can add to each record.

The bottom half of the page displays the photos that have been attached to that record. The images are displayed as thumbnails but can be displayed full screen by clicking on View Images. You can add as many images as you like to each record along with a caption describing what the image shows.