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by wulfbindewald
02 Aug 2017, 16:11
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Abdullah Radwan wrote:
02 Aug 2017, 14:24
Hello, I've send OEMA,OETF,HSSS,HSOB in June, but I don't see them in July airac, why?
I send them to airport email in manual.
Also, OKBK is ready.
I recommend to send these data to "airport@freenavdbgroup.com" again.
by wulfbindewald
27 Jul 2017, 08:59
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
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Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

For adventurer and bush pilots: There is a well done Bombardier CL415 aircraft with VC available in flightsim.com, bombardier_cl-415_v2_fsx.zip.

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by wulfbindewald
22 Jul 2017, 10:36
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Another thing which bothers me since the beginning is that the ILS path during approach is not well followed under crosswind conditions above 10K. As a consequence I have to disengage AP much earlier to manually correct the path. An improvement would be appreciated.... The A320 autoland crosswind l...
by wulfbindewald
21 Jul 2017, 10:54
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Bjoern´s A320 MOD: I could only duplicate this behaviour (nose up or nose down) if I do not locate the flight sim yoke into the neutral position before AP disengagement. I have a yoke where the neutral position is autom. ensured with a mech. spring adjustment. The A/C continues the travel w/o dive ...
by wulfbindewald
20 Jul 2017, 11:09
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I also saw this gauge that prevents the nose dive on disengagement of the AP at low levels. Perhaps it could be put into the FD version? Bjoern´s A320 MOD: I could only duplicate this behaviour (nose up or nose down) if I do not locate the flight sim yoke into the neutral position before AP disenga...
by wulfbindewald
17 Jul 2017, 11:16
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Flyer10, it seems that Bjoern´s A320 VC updates from 5th June, 13:20, and 10th June, 17:53, have not been installed. Maybe this is the reason, why your VC looks generally different....but this is not the reason of my sun lighting prob on my end.
by wulfbindewald
17 Jul 2017, 09:07
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

To Flyer10, do you recognize similar weird shadow effects in P3D V4 ? I am not exactly sure what I should be looking for but the taxi and landing lights penetrate the cockpit and light up everything so it wouldn't surprise me if the sun can do something similar. Here one further pic to show the sun...
by wulfbindewald
17 Jul 2017, 07:49
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

There is an issue from the beginning in the VC A321 default: The default and improved switches in the overhead panel create "wrong" sunlight shadows using FSX with the DX10 fixer, please see the pic below from Bjoern´s improved A320 1.60. To Bjoern, any chance to get this corrected in the VC model o...
by wulfbindewald
16 Jul 2017, 14:19
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

In my sim, the bottom left corner of the MFD shows the next waypoint. When the TOD is before the next waypoint, that corner will only show the distance remaining to reach TOD. After descent has begun, I can see the next waypoint again. There are no indications superimposed. Weird. Need to check the...
by wulfbindewald
09 Jul 2017, 11:00
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Also FSX should be installed outside C from win7 Wulf probably has it right but if that's not working, its probably the UAC taking over. I just turn if off. W7 and above won't let you save anything in program files/* so beware of that too. So FSX can be installed into C://FSX but it will have probl...
by wulfbindewald
08 Jul 2017, 17:09
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

But I have many difficulties with Win 7 and I have some bug with FD-FMC. When I save my flight, FD-FMC cannot update the FSX flight plan file and the FD-FMC backup file is not created. I think that is a Right management issue and the gauge may not to write in the User\Document folder...... Francois...
by wulfbindewald
17 Jun 2017, 22:13
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I find the original setup of the project way too cluttered. Save for the ECAM screen, there is absolutely no difference between the IAE and CFM models and therefor, I'd love to rationalize everything and cut down on the number of files and folders. But this will make implementing any updates much m...
by wulfbindewald
17 Jun 2017, 16:30
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I grabbed a bit deeper.... A320_IAE: the culprit is that the "A320FD-FMC.CAB" folder in the panel.A320IAE folder is V1.59, not V1.60. After replacing it bug is gone :D A320_CFM: is ok, because there is already the right "A320FD-FMC.CAB" V1.60 folder. Correction: - copy and paste the "A320FD-FMC.CAB"...
by wulfbindewald
17 Jun 2017, 10:26
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

There is surprisingly an already solved SID related bug again in Bjoern´s panel 1.60: The departure starts from the airport center location instead from the runway starting point. Enclosed one example from the same aircraft A320_IAE, same SID in Vancouver. I tested this in another airport too with t...
by wulfbindewald
15 Jun 2017, 20:53
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I´ll send you a mail with comments.
by wulfbindewald
15 Jun 2017, 18:56
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hello guys, Now I making HESH airport, but I have a problem. SH444, a waypoint in RNAV runway 04L, isn't exits at anywhere. Not only SH444, I can confirm that all RNAV approach points aren't exits Also a some of SID and STAR waypoints. I search in database include, and in charts to found a coordina...
by wulfbindewald
14 Jun 2017, 05:10
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Bjoern, my ECAM checklist gets stuck in PUSHBACK and then returns back to normal after passing 10000 ft; i.e., no TAXI, no T/O checklist. It looks like I'm missing a few steps to activate the TAXI checklist, but when I complete the PUSHBACK checklist (all items in green), the TAXI checklist doesn't...
by wulfbindewald
12 Jun 2017, 19:42
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

All custom sounds can be reassigned and adjusted for volume in A32x_Sounds.ini. The last number in each "SoundNN=" line determines the volume of the sound sample. If the rain sound is duplicated (which isn't the case for me), you' can remove the line containing "c2prec1.wav" and its corresponding "...
by wulfbindewald
11 Jun 2017, 11:11
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I've removed the automatic reload because I consider it highly impractical. If you need to reload the aircraft, do it manually from the 2D panel. Anyway, here's a quick fix package for the strobe light and LOC button issue. It also includes the edited VC textures in .xcf (GIMP) format Just to confi...
by wulfbindewald
09 Jun 2017, 14:20
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

3. The plane flew straight past its cruise altitude even though the CLB3 phase was active when it reached the set cruising altitude. Because of this, it couldn't activate CRZ phase, so I had to descend manually. I found no prob when I define a Flight Plan, launch FSX and then select a STAR or no-ST...
by wulfbindewald
07 Jun 2017, 20:27
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Maybe the following pic demonstrates a bit better my texture prob at the LOC switch (Approaching RW08 Juneau Alaska). LOC unswitched: looks normal. LOC switched: greyed out texture at switch location, see pic The green light indicates that the bitmap is in use, but the rest appears to be transpoare...
by wulfbindewald
06 Jun 2017, 20:29
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Maybe the following pic demonstrates a bit better my texture prob at the LOC switch (Approaching RW08 Juneau Alaska).
LOC unswitched: looks normal.
LOC switched: greyed out texture at switch location, see pic

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by wulfbindewald
06 Jun 2017, 16:04
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

A320 CFM and IAE - It seems that in the FCU the "LOC" switch textures for the position "_On" and "_On_Night" for day and night are missing. All other switches are designed with 4 single textures, but only the LOC switch includes 2 in the corresponding panel folder. The LOC function is ok. Do I miss ...
by wulfbindewald
05 Jun 2017, 22:18
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

To Bjoern: The proposed correction from the A32X_System.xml in the panel.A320IAE/A320_IAE folder and in the panel.A320CFM/A320_CFM folder mentioned above works fine. The strobe lights are back again :) . To Carlos: "....I have the same problem with the light switches on the IAE version. The CFM is f...
by wulfbindewald
05 Jun 2017, 17:55
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Thanks for the A320_CFM and A320_IAE VC update from 05.06.2017. Some new issues found on my end for both A320: - Strobe lights: no strobe lights L and R at wing ends and no white tail strobe lights, if switched "ON". - EXT LT panel on the VC overhead panel: L and R RWY lights split...ok and each wi...
by wulfbindewald
05 Jun 2017, 15:42
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Thanks for the A320_CFM and A320_IAE VC update from 05.06.2017. Some new issues found on my end for both A320: - Strobe lights: no strobe lights L and R at wing ends and no white tail strobe lights, if switched "ON". - EXT LT panel on the VC overhead panel: L and R RWY lights split...ok and each wit...
by wulfbindewald
05 Jun 2017, 10:13
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I´m missing the ILS capture option during approach to line up and the option for auto-land. Any chance to integrate this again? Maybe an interim soln to define FSX AP to the AP1 switch only and APPR button to AP2... How does the real A320 activate the lining up? Which buttons to be pushed? The App ...
by wulfbindewald
05 Jun 2017, 06:40
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

On the real thing, I guess this is done with APPR mode only, but since I didn't change any AP functionality (I just wrapped it differently), ILS mode and APPR AP mode will activate autoland (don't forget to set the correct course for the runway if the FMC doesn't do it for you). Ok, in the PA VC th...
by wulfbindewald
04 Jun 2017, 17:20
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I´m missing the ILS capture option during approach to line up and the option for auto-land. Any chance to integrate this again?
Maybe an interim soln to define FSX AP to the AP1 switch only and APPR button to AP2...

How does the real A320 activate the lining up? Which buttons to be pushed?
by wulfbindewald
02 Jun 2017, 13:24
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Flyer10 wrote:
02 Jun 2017, 11:17
It seems the FMC doesn't work in p3dv4, I am unable to enter anything on the keypad. All the calculations for climb, cruise etc work perfectly but I just cannot enter any numbers, so frustrating.
--> pls read Tom Aguilo´s comment http://fsdeveloper.com/forum/threads/xm ... v4.440181/
by wulfbindewald
02 Jun 2017, 09:38
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The VC lights (dome light, flood light) are working properly in the A320_CFM, but not in the A320_IAE version. There is a discrepancy in the [LIGHTS] section in the aircraft.cfg between both versions. The internal VC lights in the A320_IAE version are working similar to the A320_CFM again after disa...
by wulfbindewald
19 May 2017, 16:08
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Hi Bjoern, this is simply amazing. Can´t wait for the updated A320.
by wulfbindewald
10 May 2017, 11:02
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Prosdocimo wrote:
10 May 2017, 06:22
Hi I am pretty sure that a similar case happened along this topic long time ago. I made a search without success but you could be more lucky than me
page 36, 8th mail and fwd.
by wulfbindewald
07 May 2017, 09:21
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

moskito-x wrote:
07 May 2017, 03:34
XMLTools.dll -> 250368 bytes -> 29.09.2014
.....and should be located in the FSX root folder.
by wulfbindewald
05 May 2017, 06:20
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

bankflyer, just copy and paste the edited XMLTools.dll file content here.
by wulfbindewald
04 May 2017, 06:04
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

bankflyer, it would be helpful to post here the content from the whole DLL.xml file to check the correct declaration from this module. Please confirm that the XMLTools.dll file is trusted in the [Trusted] section in the FSX.cfg file. You should find a similar line in the [Trusted] section e.g. ........
by wulfbindewald
19 Apr 2017, 08:10
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Here one pic from a RWY27L ILS approach to KORD Chicago O´Hare Intl during a flight test with the A320_IAE 1.59. KORD has 8 active runways and 14 STARs, so many airport data have to be defined.....up to the tool limits. This pic includes an additional freeware airport scenery/AFCAD. https://picload....
by wulfbindewald
18 Apr 2017, 08:29
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

In all case, when you install an addon scenery, you cannot use all flight plan files dated before addon installation, otherwise, you will get geographic/altitude error. It is logical. Just to confirm that a new defined flightplan solved the altitude displayed discrepancy in ZUUU on my end. The rule...
by wulfbindewald
16 Apr 2017, 14:07
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

The FMC only uses stock data even with addon airports or addon mesh, all addon airports will not work properly. All addon airports? This is not my experience. I exemplary spot checked ORBX addon airports and they work properly with respect to apply Orbx-modified altitudes into FMC. The ZUUU addon a...
by wulfbindewald
12 Apr 2017, 14:56
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I could exactly duplicate this altitude discrepancy phenomen 1625/1680ft at ZUUU with an add. airport scenery available at flightsim.com, file name fsx_zuuu.zip. Reading format within the FMC tool a prob? Just guessing.
The airport altitude from FSX default (w/o add. scenery) displays correctly.
by wulfbindewald
11 Apr 2017, 06:52
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

Only explanation that I see : you have a confligt between 2 AFCAD. Mmmm good point. I will check it next weekend. Where I have to watch? Airac files in scenery folder? A common practice to find out any additional scenery is to search for any file according to the airport ICAO code, e.g *LIMC*, with...
by wulfbindewald
10 Apr 2017, 12:32
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

If I use an addon airport, the two values in the arrival page are slightly different, one is on the map and the other is in big pink letters stating elevation. They often differ by 20-100 feet with addon airports so they must be getting different values from somewhere. It just seems the callouts an...
by wulfbindewald
10 Apr 2017, 09:51
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I have tested the a318,319,320 and the elevation has been ok, once it was about 50 feet off so I hat to abort the autoland. Did you test the CFM or IAE A321? I will test the IAE version later on today. I think I have found why the altitudes are sometimes slightly off, the FMC uses the default altit...
by wulfbindewald
07 Apr 2017, 15:35
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

A330-300 1.58: Just discovered a strange problem: After installation all 3 aircraft are displayed in the FSX menu as expected and one of them can be selected and started. If I terminate the sim and then relaunch the sim again, no A330 aircraft is displayed anymore in the FSX aircraft menu. They sim...
by wulfbindewald
06 Apr 2017, 09:12
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

No probs discovered after manual installation and A319 and A320 conventional flights with SID and STAR & STAR changes during cruise.
by wulfbindewald
29 Mar 2017, 12:02
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

A330-300 TR, panel v1.58: Herewith a standard descent diagram, which is needed to define later on the right TOD and distance and to check aircraft performance and propable anomalies during the descent phase. All single values are saved in the FSX/FD_FMC/_Blackbox folder, if you activate before the m...
by wulfbindewald
28 Mar 2017, 07:23
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

A320 panel 1.58.1: The auto aircraft reload works after flightplan change. The reloaded aircraft starts "cold and dark" again with the seat position, which is defined in the aircraft.cfg (eye point). I prefer this solution vs the "R" switch.
by wulfbindewald
27 Mar 2017, 16:59
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

A330-300 1.58: Just discovered a strange problem: After installation all 3 aircraft are displayed in the FSX menu as expected and one of them can be selected and started. If I terminate the sim and then relaunch the sim again, no A330 aircraft is displayed anymore in the FSX aircraft menu. They simp...
by wulfbindewald
27 Mar 2017, 07:00
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

A32X Panel 1.58 - my sim runs as expected, please see the Gauges folder and examplary the A320_CFM panel folder on my PC:

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by wulfbindewald
26 Mar 2017, 21:17
Forum: Community projects
Topic: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus
Replies: 2681
Views: 469672

Re: Project FMC simplified for Project Airbus

I created a plan and then launched A321 1.58: elevetion was 0. After on the same runway i changed to A320 v1.55 and the arrival elevation was magically ok (1100ft). So how do you interpret this? Please note, A320 is v1.55 and NOT 1.57 I repeated your stepped approach: launch FSX -- create a flightp...