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  1. A

    AI aircraft carrier landings

    Gents, this is a prototype development we believe is worth sharing early: an AI aircraft landing on a moving carrier! This first small step is the result of a gradual buildup of our Carriers Extended! SDK and the skill and perseverence of Farley's relentless effort. The AI Carrier ops are being...
  2. sniperfull

    P3D v4 Errors while trying to build a C++ project using Simconnect

    i've been trying to build a project that was originally coded for 32 bit... while trying to get the code running when i selected the 64bit SimConnect.lib into the VC++ directories and Additional Include directories i got these errors while trying to build. Severity Code Description...
  3. christopherbritton

    P3D v4 MCX - No Volume Shadow? (Solved)

    Hello, I was messing around with one of my models and happened to notice that the Volume Shadow texture option in Model Converter X fails to stay set to true when I export a P3Dv4 MDL. The option does stay set when I export the P3Dv2 and FSX models. Was this option removed in P3Dv4 or is this...
  4. Christian Bahr

    P3D v4 P3Dv4 compliant Windobjects

    Hello developers. A question to the experienced developers in this forum. I would like to re-program my SODE-controlled wind turbines and wind socks to meet the P3Dv4 standard and no longer need SODE. Is it even possible to design my wind objects to be P3Dv4 SDK compliant? And if that should be...
  5. Christian Bahr

    P3D v4 3D Lights (Download)

    Hello developer! Here are 3-D lights for Prepar3D v4: p3dv4x_3d_lights.zip This 3-D lights library includes various 3-D lights. There are lights that are visible only from one side, while other lights are visible from both sides as well as from above. And there are lights that indicate on the...
  6. Bownsy105

    P3D v4 [SOLVED] No Transparency on ground polys.

    I'm attempting to get some ground polys into P3D, however I cannot seem to get any tranprency working. (The black should be transparent) I used photoshop to export the textures to DXT5. When I open the textures in DXT1 Bitmap the Alpha channel is clearly intact. I attempted to convert the...
  7. Christian Bahr

    P3D v4 Muelheim Ruhr X - Released!

    Hello. The update for P3Dv4 for Muelheim Ruhr X is ready. You can download the scenery now. The scenery is freeware. Muelheim Ruhr X is a complex and detailed 3-D city model and the airport EDLE Essen / Muelheim, which has also been implemented highly detailed. New features for P3DV4.x -...
  8. christopherbritton

    P3D v4 Photoreal Blendmasks no longer transition smoothly.

    I've had this issue since day 1 of owning P3Dv4. Is this an issue with P3Dv4 itself (as a software) or could this be some sort of incompatibility? I'm surprised I haven't seen more posts on this issue, however it would make since if it's only an issue on my end.. The Blendmask is an 8bit...
  9. christopherbritton

    P3D v4 LCXML Support for P3Dv4 MDLs?

    Hi Arno. We are able to export P3Dv4 native MDLs in Model Converter X, but we are unable to compile models into P3Dv4 native object libraries using Library Creator XML. Are there any plans to bring v4 support to Library Creator XML? Thanks for all the hard work! Without your programs...
  10. K

    P3D v4 ADE 1.75 places PAPIs higher over terrain

    I wanted to edit EBLG so that the parallel runways (23L and 23R) with the same ILS frequency (109.35) didn't clash and prevent any ILS reception. The only thing I did was edit the ILS frequency, then compile, then install the bgl as addon scenery (using the addon.xml method LM require). This...
  11. Clutch Cargo

    P3D v4 What language to use?

    I could use some input. Years ago I created the FDSFX panel for sound effects controlled from inside the cockpit. A simple 2D panel where the simmer flips a switch and an audio recording would play. Right-clicking on the switch would give options such as auto-repeat, volume control and...
  12. MagMexico

    P3D v4 KBTR Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport

    Hello! We have a new project for the United States, the last one in this country Was McAllen Tx. We now go to KBTR Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport. Therefore we also have another in development that is MMMY, and is in the final stages for its release! So I leave a catch of the KBTR control...
  13. ddawson

    XML Sound Gauge for P3D v4 2017-07-01

    Here is the P3Dv4 version of my xml sound gauge. Use it to add sounds to your xml gauges.
  14. ddawson

    LVAR Gauge for P3D v4 1.1.0

    This is the 64 bit version of my gauge to read all Lvars active in a given FS session. Compiled with VS2015, it will require the runtime libraries for that compiler.
  15. Christian Bahr

    P3D v4 Material Season Script

    Hi! Has anyone of you tried the new LUA script in the material editor of P3DV4 SDK? For me, nothing happens when I want to load a script via the browse button. As far as I understand, you can use script to change the seasons during the runtime in the simulator. But as I said, with me I...
  16. Christian Bahr

    P3D v4 Real-time lightning

    Hi. In the Aerosoft Forum you can see a video that shows the new real-time light calculations of P3DV4 in an impressive way: http://forum.aerosoft.com/index.php?/topic/123832-p3dv4-real-time-lightning/#comment-819963 regards, Christian
  17. R

    REQUIRED Visual Studio version?

    Which is the oldest supported version of Visual Studio usable to (try to) compile a C/C++ gauge for a target x64 system, using P3DV4 gauges.h? I've read 2015 is the suggested one, and it seems to be absolutely required to compile programs using SimConnect interface, but what about a simple...
  18. Christian Bahr

    P3D v4 HeadTracker FaceTrackNoIR & P3DV4

    Hello! Has anyone here from the Forum an idea why the Headtracker FaceTrackNoIR V200 with the new Prepar3DV4 no longer functions? It is probably because both programs communicate via Simconnect. This new Simconnect version is 64-bit, right? The installation of the outdated Simconnect version...
  19. christopherbritton

    Batch Script issue - P3Dv4 Scenery Activation

    [SOLVED] Hello, I know enough batch script to get me by in most cases, but lately I've had to start pulling information from the registry. My current knowledge of scripting just doesn't seem to suffice anymore. A few weeks ago, I pieced together the following bit of code to check the version...