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Recent content by jgarnold

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    World Update 10 changes

    I didn't realise there were so many methods to obtain maps.
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    World Update 10 changes

    Hi Dick I just found that some (Asobo) update in the past (not sure which one as I hadn't used custom cockpit camera views for some time) seems to have changed/corrupted my custom cockpit views for a keyboard profile I set up some time ago. I just noticed that NONE of the previously set custom...
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    World Update 10 changes

    I just checked that out and YES Google maps shows the new road at Ballina airport (what looks like a new road) yet what I saw in Bing Maps looked like a 'greyed out' 'new' road which looks strange. Maybe WIP? I guess sparse areas of scenery don't get updated as frequently as more populated...
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    World Update 10 changes

    What area is that Anthony (I would like to check that out)? The scenery near YSHL got mucked up earlier this year which I only discovered after checking out the new YSHL airport in the release. Thanks for the heads up Dick. I will check out what changes it has made to my system.
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    MSFS MSFS Lights: Setting Flash Settings Cause Day/Night Issues

    Oh! I missed that. Hopefully this will be addressed in a future SDK release.
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    Asset Group is nested in another one.

    Thanks Dick. Looking at my modellib folder I find some texture files in the modellib folder (they should not be there) as well as redundant textures now not used in my model inside the textures folder. Could that cause a problem? I have sent you a link to my project. BTW just now I reproduced...
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    Asset Group is nested in another one.

    This error (asset group is nested) has just happened again and this time after I simply added some stock lighting (warm light) along the road. Build all BEFORE adding the lighting produced NO errors, added the warm lights and did a BUILD ALL and got the error. Tried reloading the project and...
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    Asset Group is nested in another one.

    Hey guys I need to 'park' this problem. The error appears to not be there anymore. What I did was exactly what I did as described above. When I added the same object the second time and the error was displayed in the console I did a SAVE SCENERY, did a BUILD ALL again and STILL got the error...
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    Asset Group is nested in another one.

    Sorry for any confusion. Yes I too 'trash' everything by exiting MSFS, make changes and then start MSFS and reload. In a nut shell the problem started happening when I simply modified my scenery object/model using Blender. Dick I thought the problem was with the street light which is part...
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    MSFS Is it possible to add lights in ADE - tried creating a darker image with _lm suffix

    I did it using ADE. It was some time ago but I think I simply placed the LIGHT WARM MEDIUM in front of the building and then using the 'properties'? set the altitude of the light to maybe 5.5 metres (the higher the altitude the larger the area of light on the ground and buildings. There is no...
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    Asset Group is nested in another one.

    Thanks Rick I didn't think that I was trying to do that. What I did was use an existing working project and then replace the models in modellib, open the project, load into editor (the models needed placing again) and then build all. I had previously done the same in the past when I improved my...
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    Asset Group is nested in another one.

    OK I used a previous project which worked. Loaded it, build package, build all and all worked without error. I then made a copy of it (the top folder and all sub folders) , replaced my model with the modified model (new model name so that I know it is the latest) and tried again I still get the...
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    Asset Group is nested in another one.

    I get this error when placing my scenery object more than once. Has SDK changed? I did not have this error when placing the same object twice some weeks ago but now when I start again and place my object once and also do a Build All there is NO error BUT when I place the same object in another...
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    MSFS MSFS Lights: Setting Flash Settings Cause Day/Night Issues

    Maybe this [020] Creating Animated Scenery by the Flying Theston where he creates a simple lighthouse with rotating light might help. He mentions the Day/Night 'flag'.
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