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by wulfbindewald
30 Jul 2018, 07:08
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Prosdocimo wrote:
29 Jul 2018, 18:52
I did a test, you are right! It can land also with one AP button on
Edit: AP1 land and APPR button on includes currently the flare characteristic with smooth touch down too with panel 2.0G.
The aim was that this auto landing with flare will only be achievable with AP1+AP2. Francois to be asked....
by wulfbindewald
29 Jul 2018, 09:29
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Edit: post canceled
by wulfbindewald
28 Jul 2018, 11:41
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Flyer10 wrote:
28 Jul 2018, 11:14
I can still autoland with only 1 AP pressed in 2.0G, which file is the new code in? I want to make sure that it is copied across. Thanks.
I recommend to install the full panjel 2.0G in one step, not partial to avoid compatibilty risks and I think the installation is much easier.
by wulfbindewald
25 Jul 2018, 21:29
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Wulf, i had the same problem. I don't remember the fix, but just compare the electrical section in aircraft.cfg between A320cfm and an other airbus were things are ok. The first number should be 0 for all the entries if i recall well.... Thanks, you nailed it. The line "avionics_bus = 1 , 14 , 1...
by wulfbindewald
25 Jul 2018, 08:38
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

A32x panel 2.0G: The frequencies are not displayed in the A320_CFM VC radio stack. All other aircraft versions A318, A319, A320_IAE and A321 work fine, see examplary pic below. - The VC model is for all versions the same, so this should not be the culprit. - I checked the model.cfg from the A320_CFM...
by wulfbindewald
23 Jul 2018, 15:11
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Prosdocimo wrote:
23 Jul 2018, 14:07
Autoland is only available when both AP buttons are on.
yep, at least since panel 2.0G.
by wulfbindewald
23 Jul 2018, 13:24
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I recommend to install the latest panel 2.0G, see Francois´mail from 13. May 2018. Then further discussions might be easier. I agree, that the joystick command AXIS_FLAPS_SET does not work with the panel coding (jet).
by wulfbindewald
22 Jul 2018, 09:57
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I found that the speed changes from a defined value during approach e.g. 180K to 0 (at FAF) instead of the coded value ~160/140K on final. I have not recognized this prob in earlier panel versions. I guess there is a conflict between the flap setting panel code e.g. when I use my Saitek throttle fl...
by wulfbindewald
21 Jul 2018, 08:36
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I found that the speed changes from a defined value during approach e.g. 180K to 0 (at FAF) instead of the coded value ~160/140K on final. I have not recognized this prob in earlier panel versions. I guess there is a conflict between the flap setting panel code e.g. when I use my Saitek throttle fla...
by wulfbindewald
20 Jul 2018, 20:30
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Prosdocimo wrote:
20 Jul 2018, 18:50
Hi, I landed in Brindisi LIBR. I selected rwy 32 approach but I found Vapp 0 ! Could you please check? Thanks!
Which STAR and concrete RWY 32 approach?
by wulfbindewald
03 Jun 2018, 15:36
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Bjoern wrote:
03 Jun 2018, 14:16
By the way: When was the last airport databse update?
The latest AIRAC update on the homepage is dated April 7th.
yes.
by wulfbindewald
27 May 2018, 10:20
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Abdullah, I repeated your defined flight from OJAI (No SID chosen) to HESH (DELMA RWY 22L STAR), Approach: RNAV RWY 22L without any prob with panel 2.0G and A320_IAE, HSEH is FSX default (no add. scenery). Everything is as expected, but I recommend to use the hold pattern at IAF HS425 to avoid ex...
by wulfbindewald
27 May 2018, 05:31
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

2nd flight notices: 1- When I was in flight, the panel suddenly lags. I can't click on any button in cockpit, but the screen still active. I made a manual landing because this. I can't change anything in FMS, it completly freezes! Please tell us which airport (ICAO), arrival and approach you have s...
by wulfbindewald
26 May 2018, 06:01
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The std. hold pattern tracks are described in the "[EN] FreeNav DB Group Manual v4.15.pdf", chapter B1.4, and to be find in the freenavdbgroup.com download section. IMO the above mentioned pattern is a right turn inbound pattern and coded as ...,1,2,172,352,60 (e.g. for 60s) in the appropriate data ...
by wulfbindewald
23 May 2018, 18:39
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I have a question: If an airport has RNAV transitions, should I put it in the procedure? I am not sure, what you mean as there are different "RNAV transitions" during a flight cycle. May be one concrete chart example and pic would be helpfull and a short description how you want to define the proc.
by wulfbindewald
23 May 2018, 06:29
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Wulf, I realized that in your Mcdu I can read "version 2.0 beta G". I don't in my installation, but I installed the last Françoise 2.0G from his link. I only put my textures. What's wrong in your opinion? This is strange, because I did not change anything at first within the eight new 2.0G panel...
by wulfbindewald
21 May 2018, 06:12
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Bjoern, based on your 2.0G hotfix from 20.05 at 13:13. I interpreted your installation description as follows. - To throw both new xml files "A32x_MCDU_2D.xml" and "A32x_MCDU_VC.xml" and the .bmp files into the existing A32xFD-FMC folder. - To delete the existing file "A32x_MCDU.xml". But this is...
by wulfbindewald
20 May 2018, 10:06
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

panel 2.0G: MCDU 2d popup with background_color=10,20,30 and one pic for the basic soln 0,0, for reference.
Bjoerns MCDU hotfix from 17.May corresponds to the 10,20,30 visual appearance on my end, therfore not explictly shown.

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by wulfbindewald
19 May 2018, 07:48
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Bjoern, I was talking about MCDU popup window. The console Mcdu is fine. I tested again the lights. I cannot turn on panel lights without touching dome lights switch. I must have dome lights on DIM position to automatically have panel lights. And turning it to BRT i have dome light. Why is there th...
by wulfbindewald
19 May 2018, 06:42
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The only small error I could find in the modified MCDU gauge is in line 620. "A32x_MCDU_W.bmp" should be "A32x_MCDU_O.bmp", but this has absolutely nothing to do with the gauge background! I have no line indications in the xml file. I found in total 2 "A32x_MCDU_W.bmp" entries. Is the first or the ...
by wulfbindewald
16 May 2018, 08:46
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

About MCDU, i put background_color=10,20,30 to remove its transparency. This line needs to be put in [window07] field in panel.cfg for each aircraft The line "backgound_color=..." in [window07] already exists. Just change the numbers from 0,0,0 to 10,20,30 as stated above. Thanks Prosdocimo for thi...
by wulfbindewald
15 May 2018, 08:45
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The popup MCDU in the VC can be shown with keyboard commands too. The new MCDU since beta 2.0 and the old style MCDU panel are available:

new MCDU: shift+8
old style MCDU: shift+7
by wulfbindewald
13 May 2018, 20:11
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Have a look into the skyvector.com charts (world HI or world LO), which sometimes helps to find the right direction.
The corresponding airway to the transition waypoint DENVO is "SE" southeast from OBBI.
by wulfbindewald
08 May 2018, 05:45
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The latest panel included the VC model from 04.06.2017, which I use too. There is a problem with the model from 19.11.2017 in conjunction with the updated A32x_system.xml, e.g. flap lever arm control with Saitek joystick, strange xml tools behaviour at least on my end. So my hope is that this could ...
by wulfbindewald
07 May 2018, 15:52
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi François thank you for all your efforts. I think that most fo us could fly without acting on 2D panel. Several aircraft models on the web do not display it anymore nowadays. I second this argument for the panel 2.0+ development. Francois, please advise us which VC model is compliant with your up...
by wulfbindewald
07 May 2018, 08:29
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi François thank you for all your efforts. I think that most fo us could fly without acting on 2D panel. Several aircraft models on the web do not display it anymore nowadays. I second this argument for the panel 2.0+ development. Francois, please advise us which VC model is compliant with your up...
by wulfbindewald
03 May 2018, 20:23
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

A32x panel 2.0 beta E: The "PA 32X_Common" folder is correctly filled as is. No file moves nec. The TrafficRadar.dll must be enabled similar to the XMLTools in the dll.xml folder. Here one section example, if the FSX root file is located in "E". <Launch.Addon> <Name>Traffic Radar</Name> <Disabled>Fa...
by wulfbindewald
18 Apr 2018, 17:49
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I checked EIDW/ SID and LFPG/ STAR: I could reproduce all missing waypoints, if I deactivate the files XFMC_04072018.BGL and FreenavAIRAC_04072018.BGL. All waypoints are recognized in the FMC, if both files are included again in the sim. Are you sure that both files are included in the right place? ...
by wulfbindewald
18 Apr 2018, 14:48
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

As for P3Dv4, I use that and you will need the 64 bit sound gauge from Doug Dawsons site. Also 1 or 2 other 64 bit dlls which have been explained on previous pages. Everything works perfect with the exception of the dynamic lights lighting up the cockpit, it's a model problem and I am not sure if i...
by wulfbindewald
17 Apr 2018, 08:40
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Bjoern wrote:
16 Apr 2018, 22:18
Unless François changed something, the 1+F auto logic is in, with a bit of a bug in that the flaps will auto-retract to 1 when accelerating past 100 KIAS.
100 ? Flap auto retraction 1+F to 1 at 210 K on my end with A32x panel 2.0 beta E.
by wulfbindewald
03 Apr 2018, 14:27
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Thanks, Prosdocimo. Unfortunately I am unable to start one engine even switched to crank and fuel cross feed open (Ctrl-E works to start engines sequenced). The light prob persists.
by wulfbindewald
03 Apr 2018, 09:39
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Bjoerns last Airbus_A320_Int_Mod.mdl dated 19/11/2017 to be included and activated in the "model.cockpit" folder at first, but...
the engines can not be started although the engine starter is correctly engaged (double click) and the Cockpit int lights at night do not work although switchable.
by wulfbindewald
31 Mar 2018, 10:13
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The Airbus_A320_Int_Mod.mdl dated 19/11/2017 includes e.g. the remodelled engine start switches with a double-click-security and the remaining light switches on the OHP. All the additional features only work properly with an updated system related xml (Bjoern provided the system related files in Nov...
by wulfbindewald
27 Mar 2018, 20:33
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

All 3 IAE versions have the same ECAM problem: not dimmeable, the checklist click spots (in the botton left) do not work properly.
by wulfbindewald
26 Mar 2018, 17:51
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The favourized VC internal light definition can now be generally adopted to all 7 Aircraft versions, because the VC is fully standardized for all versions and located in one position (independent of the aircraft length). No need to vary, but all VC internal lights will be looking the same in all air...
by wulfbindewald
26 Mar 2018, 13:15
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hmmm, I flew the A318 and the cockpit was dark apart from when the taxi or landing lights were on, the white lights shining down were ok. So are you saying the A318 cockpit lights up from the cabin lights and also the ecams work even with the Int lights switch to off? A318: The OVHD INTEG LT must b...
by wulfbindewald
26 Mar 2018, 10:50
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I checked 3 VC light criteria for all aircraft with quite different results. VC doomlight function / ECAM dim light does not work / Overall cockpit light during night (doomlight unswitched) much too bright . "ok"= works fine "-" does not function A318: ok / ok / ok A319_CFM: - / ok / - A319_IAE: ok ...
by wulfbindewald
04 Mar 2018, 14:08
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The creation date of each single airport definition corresponds approximately to the used AIRAC at that date. All AIRAC data are manually selected and collected in the database, currently within the pack "FD_FMC airports pack V4 02032018.zip".
by wulfbindewald
16 Feb 2018, 09:27
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Flavio, please update the FMC to panel version 1.60 if not already done. The update is available in the FreenavDBGroup website, download section and Common files, see link http://www.freenavdbgroup.com/download/Panels/FD-FMC_1.60_for_A32x_family.zip P3DV4.x requires a modified 64bit "XMLTools64.d...
by wulfbindewald
16 Jan 2018, 13:33
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

So how do you capture the localizer? With Loc button? I normally would activate ILS passing 10000 feet and then APP to capture localizer when lined up but these buttons do not light up at all but are clickable. Tune the frequency, set the course, be within 30 nm of the localizer and then press the ...
by wulfbindewald
04 Dec 2017, 10:16
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The FMC adaption looks nice. Will there be a clickable 2D FMC window also possible as of today for practical reason?
by wulfbindewald
24 Nov 2017, 06:54
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Here there are links to the latest A320 panel beta 2.0b release from Francois and in addition a new configuration option.
http://freenavdbgroup.com/Temp/PA%20A32 ... 202.0b.zip
http://freenavdbgroup.com/Temp/Init%20g ... 20file.zip
by wulfbindewald
20 Nov 2017, 18:21
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

FSX: XMLTools.dll V2.0.0.1 located in FSX root. dll.xml: XMLTools are described FSX.cfg: I removed one existing line in the [TRUST] section containing references to XMLTools.dll Started FSX with FORK3 from yesterday and had to trust XMLTools.dll. Then CTD. Started A320_CFM FDD version 2.0b (with the...
by wulfbindewald
20 Nov 2017, 17:14
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

CTD - to be more precise: FSX launch is ok. When I select the corresponding aircraft ant let FSX start, then the sim asks for permission xmltools.dll and I permitted with "yes". Immediatly afterwards the sim crashs. Interesting, that I have been asked for permission now although the XMLTools.dll fil...
by wulfbindewald
20 Nov 2017, 08:30
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Flap lever joystick: I varied the joystick:0, 1, 2 as proposed. Unfortunately no success. Have you tried varying the axis name as well? Or are you pretty sure that your flap lever is the controller's Z axis? Try varying the value behind ":zaxis:", i.e. joystick:0:zaxis:2 to joystick:2:zaxis:2. All ...
by wulfbindewald
19 Nov 2017, 22:15
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Flap lever joystick: I varied the joystick:0, 1, 2 as proposed. Unfortunately no success. <Macro Name="FlapLeverAxisControl">1</Macro> <Macro Name="FlapAxis">joystick:2:zaxis:0</Macro> <Macro Name="FlapAxisUpVal">0</Macro> <Macro Name="FlapAxisDownVal">65535</Macro> May I propose to wait for the nex...
by wulfbindewald
19 Nov 2017, 19:01
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Thanks for your continuous support.
The unplug of the other controller does not change any JoyTester result.
What do you mean with ".....put the axis name into the "FlapAxis" macro.....", if the test-indicated axis is "Z"?
There are more than 1 entry possible in this line.
by wulfbindewald
18 Nov 2017, 21:56
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

JoyTester: I have concerns with the JoyTester, because I have in total 3 joysticks but it showed only one w/o any choice. The displayed axis are Z, R, U, V (no X, no Y) and Z was the only moving calibration bar for the flap lever. May be the JoyTester works only properly with one special joystick. F...
by wulfbindewald
18 Nov 2017, 16:42
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

If someone is interested, here is the new initialization gauge : http://freenavdbgroup.com/Temp/Init%20gauge%20and%20ini%20aircraft%20file.zip Contains : - new A320_FMS_init.xml gauge to copy and replace existing gauge in panel folder ... A320FD-FMC folder - Aircraft configuation file "Config_A32xF...
by wulfbindewald
17 Nov 2017, 23:25
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 3195
Views: 948494

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I think I found a good utility to read controller axis inputs. Not sure how it works with a separate stick and throttle controller, but it works fine for the XBox 360 controller I'm using. http://www.freewarefiles.com/downloads_counter.php?programid=33788 Thanks, here I found the "JoyTester", which...