Changes for iNZightModules

iNZightModules 2.5.8

  • Add forest plot to regression plot list

iNZightModules 2.5.7

  • Implement new plot methods from 'iNZightRegression' (inzplot())

iNZightModules 2.5.6

  • [Model Fitting] add extra button to plot toolbar in popout mode to bring (back) up model output window
  • Update package dependency versions

iNZightModules 2.5.5

  • hide the Code Panel in modules (unless they specify they support it)
  • use new close_module() method from GUI rather than doing so manually (this automatically restores things, too)
  • add Marginal Model Plots to list of residual plots

iNZightModules 2.5.4

  • fix issues with specifying time information for annual data

iNZightModules 2.5.3

  • ask user to create module directory if it doesn't exist
  • Model Fitting: add negative binomial

iNZightModules 2.5.2

  • fix bug in detecting time variables - now parses each column to determine if it is readable as an iNZight time variable

iNZightModules 2.5.1

  • fixes a bug in model fitting where no variables showed up when data has only two columns

iNZightModules 2.5

New features

  • iNZight Module Manager to add, update, and remove addons from our repository, a URL, or a local file

Other changes

  • specify stringsAsFactors = TRUE for upcoming R 4.0.0
  • fix 3d plot's "locate" functionality
  • disabled Summary button in Multiple Response when two subsetting variables selected (this is not available)
  • [model fitting] enable users to remove intercept from the model

iNZightModules 2.4.9

  • change default value of the time series smoother to 15 (was 10)
  • add-on management system

iNZightModules 2.4.8

Release date: 11 November 2019

  • add checkbox to control smoother display
  • addon modules now available (as a developmental feature)

iNZightModules 2.4.7

Release date: 13 August 2019

  • fixes AIC and BIC output for comparing regression models (including BIC for [nested] survey models)
  • factor comparisons returns pairwise comparison matrix (with estimates, CIs, and [adjusted] p-values)
  • add in dot density plot option for iNZightMaps

iNZightModules 2.4.6

Release date: 15 July 2019

  • time series module allows you to specify sub-series to plot or use in forecast model
  • fix calling of AIC and BIC functions in modelling module

iNZightModules 2.4.5

Release date: 30 April 2019

  • initialize testing using testthat (for model fitting module)
  • add travis, appveyor, and covr for continuous integration
  • add View to menubar to allow reopening of closed windows (e.g., model output)
  • add option to switch between logit and probit link function in binary regression
  • add model comparison section (limited to AIC and BIC, for now)

iNZightModules 2.4.4

Release date: 01 February 2019

Model Fitting:

  • use survey design object in regression module
  • confounding variables not displayed in call, y ~ x
  • code writing include temporary model for plots-only
  • create & rename models (hopefully) easier to use (buttons [de]activate)
  • menu changes to be context specific to the module (currently not much happening)


  • use base iNZight interact button
  • add interactive plot button to location maps


  • update module window API to add scroll window, title, footer to improve cross-module consistency

iNZightModules 2.4.3

Release date: 07 January 2019

  • revert to single landing window for both maps submodules

iNZightModules 2.4.2

Release date: 21 November 2018

  • minor changes to GUI defaults
  • "Percentiles" replaces "Ranks" (underlying method exactly the same)
  • fixes for UI, etc.

iNZightModules 2.4.1

Release date: 15 November 2018

  • update available map types after switching from Google to Stamen maps
  • remove zoom feature until it is reimplemented for stamen maps
  • add scrollbars to lat/lon UI to prevent window resizing

iNZightModules 2.4

Release date: 14 August 2018

Major changes

  • updated maps module UI for lat/lon data
  • Add to Plot features now implemented in maps


  • many additions and fixes to the shapes maps module
  • removed some redundant code from timeseries and modelfitting modules

iNZightModules 2.3-1

Release date: 12 February 2018

  • fix bugs in time series modules for annual data and manual time specification

iNZightModules 2.3

Release date: 23 January 2018

Beta release: New Maps module for plotting geographic regional data

The new maps module is an overhaul of the previous one, with much more control over maps and options for graphs.

Minor Changes

  • Time series: now using ggplot2 for several of the graphs.

iNZightModules 2.2.0-3

Release date: 20 October 2017

  • [TS Module] display error message when time series is missing values (or fails some other way)

iNZightModules 2.2.0-2

Release date: 25 August 2017

  • code history for model fitting module
  • more bug fixes

iNZightModules 2.2.0-1

Release date: 23 August 2017

  • bug fixes: bootstrapping, residual plots
  • better handling of errors
  • extra features, etc

Version 2.2

Release date: 18 August, 2017

BETA RELEASE: New + Improved Model Fitting module

As we have done with the Multiple Response and Time Series modules, we've completely redesigned the interface for model fitting with iNZight.

  • More intuitive user experience
  • Responsive modelling: summary and plots of fitted models are provided as you build them
  • ... and more to come!

Please note: that this is a beta release, and therefore expect some things to not work. Let us know what you did to break it so we can fix it, or if there's anything else you'd like to see, or not see, just let us know!

iNZightModules 2.1.1

Release date: 02 June 2017

  • Fix updatePlot return value so it works with iNZightPlots's exportXXX() functions

iNZightModules 2.1

Release date: 23 March, 2017

  • Release of newly designed Time Series module. All the usual features, but a far nicer interface, and a smoothness-slider!

iNZightModules 2.0-2

Release date: 23 September 2016

  • Catch fatal errors in trying to guess TS information

iNZightModules 2.0-1

Release date: 05 September 2016

  • Fix depreciation of add3rdmouseButtonDropMenu to addRightclickDropMenu in gWidgets2 package.

iNZightModules 2.0

Release date: 11 July, 2016

  • Redesigned Multiple Response Module
  • Redesigned Maps module
  • Change how module dependencies are imported (using ::)

iNZightModules 1.2

Release date: 25 August, 2015

  • Import entire iNZightTools package

iNZightModules 1.1

Release date: 22 April, 2015

  • Updated to conincide with the release of iNZight version 2.1.

iNZightModules 1.0.8

Release date: 18 March, 2015

  • fix a bug where iNZightTS wasn't being imported properly

iNZightModules 1.0.7

Release date: 23 February, 2015

  • remove RGL from NAMESPACE completely

iNZightModules 1.0.6

Release date: 4 February, 2015

  • fix an issue where RGL causes R on some Windows 8 machines to crash

iNZightModules 1.0.5

Release date: 27 November, 2014

  • add scrollbars to Time Series window if it doesn't fit on the screen

iNZightModules 1.0.4

  • along with change in iNZightTS, allow x-label on more plots

iNZightModules 1.0.3

New Features

  • the pairs plot, or scatter plot matrix, now takes a grouping variable.
  • 2-variable explore plots in the Quick Explore menu

Minor Changes

  • Changes to the time series module to allow specification of multiplicative time series models.
  • Add y-axis label functionality.

iNZightModules 1.0.2

  • the pairs/scatter plot matrix draws a jittered dotplot rather than a barcode plot.

iNZightModules 1.0.1

  • Minor changes in package information and structure.

iNZightModules 1.0

This is the first release of this package, although it was previously bundled inside the iNZight package.

Major Changes

  • The model fitting module

    • Rewritten in gWidgets2
    • Allows users to specify general linear models, and survey designs for analysis of survey data.
    • Users can change the data type from numeric to categorical, and vice verca.
    • Confounding variables can be specified separately.