1. Jordansim

    FS2004 Old OMSJ Scenery Update

    Hi All, I have been recently learning how to develop sceneries and starting small. I took a small Airport in the UAE called Sharjah International Airport. it is mainly the hub of Air Arabia. This scenery was developed by Matthew Ministry who made some sceneries for FS9 back in the day. I am...
  2. Leo2789

    FS2004 SBuilder FS9 'Runtime Error 76' when selecting WaterClass mode

    Hello, I've come across the dreaded runtime error 76 for SBuilder once more (I've come across it once before regarding the selection of 'named' textures for VTP polygons), only this time when selecting WaterClass mode; this being extremely strange since I have used Waterclass mode without a...
  3. Kekelekou

    Tutorial to convert FS2004 aircraft to FSX (and later sims) using ModelConverterX 02012018

    Quick and dirty PDF edition by Kekelekou of Tom Gibson's online tutorial. Please refer to : http://www.calclassic.com/convert_tutorial/ https://www.fsdeveloper.com/forum/threads/fs2004-to-fsx-aircraft-conversion-tutorial.444227/
  4. Leo2789

    Cooling Tower Steam Stack 1.00

    A simple but neat effect that consists of a large steam stack, the likes of which you would see coming out of a Powerplant Cooling tower. You can use it for whatever you like, though it was created to be used with FS9's "Nuclear powerplant" library object, so it's 'tailored' for it. Place it at...
  5. E

    FS2004 Change fs9 GPS line width

    Hi experts, Do you think it is possible to change the line width on the fs9 GPS display? I know the line drawing is done in a DLL that is the result of C/C++ code compilation, so this requires some "hacking" in the generated code, but I know some people are good for this. Some people were able...
  6. Pyscen

    GIMP: Making a 'Balanced' Texture v2.6

    GIMP: Making a 'Balanced' Texture v2.6 (.pdf) for FS9, FSX & P3D. PDF file containing instructions for GIMP v2.10.xx and v2.8.xx How to... either subdue or remove highlights and shadows from your textures (GIMP Only). Photo Editor (GIMP v2.10.xx or GIMP v2.8.xx) GIMP v2.10.xx: a. None...
  7. Pyscen

    GIMP: Creating Ambient Occlusion (AO) Maps v2.4

    GIMP: Creating Ambient Occlusion (AO) and Height Maps (HM) v2.4 for FS9, FSX & P3D. PDF file containing instructions for GIMP v2.8.xx and GIMP v2.10.xx Only. Photo Editor (GIMP v2.8.xx or GIMP v2.10.xx) GIMP (v2.8.xx): a. The High Pass Filter Plugin The original location of the High Pass...
  8. JetMan-&-the-gay-noobs

    FS2004 Help fixing terrain

    I've installed fs2004 from an old computer by transfering the files, and everythingseems to run well... until i find out that many places of terrain in the world are damaged, all polynesia, Chile, South Argentina, Peru, South Ecuador, Brazil (all) are damaged or ... i dont know, if i am way too...
  9. Rudolf

    FS2004 A beginner with cruel doubts fotoscenery

    I'm sorry for using google translator, my english is bad. We know that : (AD) are Aeródromo. File (AB) are airport backgrounds ( VTP poly files ) File (AP) are your airport 'afcads' File (FL) are flattens ( LWM files that flatten the ground... usually for airports ) File (HL) are shorelines...
  10. Leo2789

    FS2004 Tokelau Islands - Complete Scenery

    Hello, As I mentoined in the thread 'I'm working on scenery... (2018)', I am developing scenery for the Tokelau Islands, which geographically includes 4 atolls: 3 compromising the nation of Tokelau itself - which is a dependent territory of New Zealand - and 1 which is Swains Island, part of...
  11. R

    FS2004 Model Converter X won't create a .MDL

    Hi to all of you. I have look for this thead but since most people today uses FSX I couldn't find one on FS9. So, I have made an airport ramp in sketchup, 301m long x 105m wide. Then I import it to Model converter X (Development release) It gives me an error that says " Error while loading...
  12. Leo2789

    FS2004 Installed aircraft not appearing in FS9 menu for mysterious reasons

    Hello I have a problem that has happened once or twice that I just can't understand how or why :S I'll use the most recent case as an example: I had all of the old HNAC Airbus A300's and A310's installed on FS9 some years ago, with lots of liveries, nice sounds and a cool panel, and all ran...
  13. Leo2789

    SBuilder FS9 Problem creating Mesh

    I was hoping someone could shed some light on what I'm doing wrong here. I'm trying to create some Mesh BGL's for Futuna & Alofi islands in the French overseas department of Wallis & Futuna. I downloaded the relevant SRTM .hgt files from this 'website'...
  14. PlutonianEmpire

    FS2004 How do I convert my greyscale bump height BMP for use as a mesh in SBuilder?

    I have a greyscale height image for an island I originally made for SimCity 4, but I would like to use it as a mesh for FS9 to import using SBuilder. Looking at the help files, I see that mesh maps are generally green. How do I convert it into a format usable by sbuilder, and how do I actually...
  15. Pyscen

    What Form of Photo Editor do you use?

    What Photo Editor do you use - or do you use more than 1? If Other, Please comment!
  16. PlutonianEmpire

    I am unable to recover my sources I used for my EVP mods. How do I have EVP show my custom airlines?

    Naturally, I think I lost the original files I had to make my current Evp_accelerated.gvp, which has some of my custom airlines and airports, as well as the update to include the A380 in the AC list. But when re-installing EditVoicePack, they dont show up in the lists, and instead show up in the...
  17. Pyscen

    PS: Making a "Balanced" Texture v2.4

    PS: Making a Balanced Texture v2.45 for FS9, FSX & P3D PDF file containing instructions for PS, PSE, and CC (PS Only). How to... either subdue or remove highlights and shadows from your textures (PS Only). Photo Editor (PS, PSE & CC) Photoshop, Photoshop Elements & Creative Cloud: a...
  18. Fern

    FS9 aircraft carrier arresting cables

    Hi, All I know, I know, FS9 is old. But there are many people who still use it, as it is a superior product. If CFS2 had a carrier landing that worked, is it possible to place the CFS2 carrier (the Essex) in FS9 and somehow make it work? Thans, all. Fern
  19. Pyscen

    PS: Creating Ambient Occlusion (AO) Maps v2.4

    PS: Creating Ambient Occlusion (AO) with Height Maps (HM) v2.4 for FS9, FSX & P3D. PDF file containing instructions for PS, PSE, and CC Only Photo Editor (PS, PSE, & CC) Photoshop, Photoshop Elements & Creative Cloud: a. None
  20. chriszoepound

    FSX N2_rated_thrust ISDT ATR question

    hello all.. lately ive been flying and fiddling around with the Isdt ATR 72-212 merged with the F1 Atr panel These are my engine and propeller stats right now..they currently provide great engine performance for me..I can cruise at 23000 feet at about 210-220 knots. with throttle in the green...