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  1. E

    MSFS Understanding Virtual File System

    I develop gauges in Javascript. As I came through a strange bug, I used the debugger to place breakpoints here and there. I happened to look into NavSystem.js, a source file provided by Asobo and when I saw it in the debugger, I realized the one I was using was not the original source file...
  2. E

    P3D v5 [Solved] Assign a variable to the initial page

    Hi everyone! I'm new in this forum and new to the development of gauges so I need an help. I'm making an EFB in XML (Code below) for a plane I'm modifying and I wanted to show a menu on the top left corner that changes depending on the page. I was able to get the first 2 pages with the menu...
  3. W

    P3D v5 Can anyone tell me which HTML engine is used in Prepar3D v5?

    Hello, I am using HTML gauge to develop a passenger entertainment system in the cockpit of Prepar3D v5, I want to be able to embed media in HTML, So I used the <video> and <audio> tags. My HTML code behaves very well in Google Chrome, However, both <video> and <audio> are not available in...
  4. tomlaut1980

    MSFS Customizing ASVigilus Engine Monitor ?

    Well I currently use the ASVigilus engine monitor screen in my custom made plane. I mostly copied the setup from Asobo´s Extra 330 plane. Now I am trying to change the Engine RPM display, but for some reason I can´t change the colors indicated on the monitor (especially the engine RPM). At the...
  5. Trigger

    P3D v5 Help Converting ITrafficInfo Gauge From FSX To P3DV5.

    Hello everyone, Currently, I'm on a project trying to convert the IRIS F-15E mudhen driver from FSX to P3Dv5/4 and I ran into a problem and need your help; I have a gauge by Jivko Rusev ( the gauge is coded in RPN ) that is supposed to lock on other planes and draw a green box over them, now the...
  6. Jackaroo05

    MSFS P3D v4/v5 Gauge to MSFS?

    Is there any way to port a P3D v4/v5 gauge to MSFS? I'm trying to convert analog gauges. Any help is appreciated. Thanks!
  7. E

    MSFS Event management

    I am building an alternative PFD for the Asobo A320 Neo in JavaScript, for training purpose. It works quite well but I still have questions about the interaction between the virtual cockpit and the instrument code in JS. I found out some interactions works through local variables (L:vars) but I...
  8. M

    MSFS HTML PFD does not work

    Hi everyone, I'm currently working on a PFD, but the screen is black. The HTML works fine in the webbrowser and the HTML file is correctly loaded into the flight sim. (because when I'm changing the backround body color, the color of the PFD changes) Does anyone know this issue or what I'm doing...
  9. S

    Extracting a gauge from the sim

    Hi guys, I would like to build my own gauge controls as a webpage to display on my tablet, with simple HTML/CSS/Javascript firing HEvents through AxisandOhs. All I need is for a way to extract the display of the panel (in this case, the CJ4 FMC) and embed it in the browser, in much the same way...
  10. E

    MSFS MSFS 2020 SDK for Gauge Developers

    Hello, I didn't have a look at the latest SDK after the 18.8.3.0 patch but as far as I know, there is still not much information for us C/C++ gauge developers. At this time, I would like to know if you have any clue about these questions: Is it possible to develop "modules" like we used to do...
  11. R

    P3D v4 Shift and Rotation on Image causes wild distortion

    I'm new to XML gauge design, but this one has me completely stumped. I have an ADI bitmap for an electronic flight display. If I apply a Shift (or variable vertical FloatPosition) for pitch, no problem. As soon as I add a rotation for bank though, I get bizarre distortion that happens with or...
  12. RED COOL

    P3D v4 2D universal panel

    Hello all I've seen that IVAP or come other add-ons have a universal 2D panel that is accessible from the Add-ons menu. Well, I've been looking in the SDK and the simconnect SDK but I couldn't find anything about those floating panels or how can we design them. Can you plz tell me how to make it...
  13. E

    FSX Gauge does not load

    Hello experts, I have developed a version of EasyFMC for Mobile, which can be used on smartphones, tablets or any other device that can run a web browser. This product uses a gauge called "Data Collector Gauge" that must be defined in the panel.cfg, an invisible gauge that reads the sim...
  14. Itay Dor

    P3D v4 Changing button texture when it pressed or something else happens (failure)

    I want to change the push button of an airbus to be lighten when fault happens or you just turn of the system. How i do it with XML gauges? Thanks for help
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    (with Ext Wnd) Blank Multi thread D2D gauge template 1.0

    Modified template from Jonathan : https://www.fsdeveloper.com/forum/resources/blank-multi-thread-d2d-gauge-template.155/ Change Log: 1. Adds a Build Config "DebugExe", that allows the project to be build into a EXE. EXE will spawn win32 windows for each gauge display instance. Makes use of...
  16. 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...
  17. Nicolas 2000

    FSX:SE How to play sounds when button is pressed

    I am trying to figure out how to make a gauge for cabin announcements i have the sound files but i need to find out how to make the gauge I also have the bitmaps Thank you
  18. Ronald

    DLL-powered-gauges vrs XML-powered-gauges

    With the recent news that P3D and FSW are "going 64-bits" and the changes in their support of (64-bits) add-ons I was wondering: "What are the technical and internal differences between DLL-powered gauges vrs XML-powered-gauges" What i've learned myself so far is that: A - DLL-powered-gauges...
  19. Scott Anderson

    FS2004 .xml gauge-sound problem

    (I have this on FlightSim as well, but so far no luck)... I´ve been beating my head bloody for the past three days + on this, and I need some help-- I am adding an inertia starter sound to a gauge [which is a simple toggle switch to kick in before hitting the starter-- unless someone has a...
  20. TheGreyGoose

    Request help with FSX/P3D toggle gauges and tooltips.

    Hi, I've been making a few XML gauges and am stuck on a few things. Understanding the differences of the old types vs new types is obviously confusing to a noob. I've been able to accomplish maybe 80% of what I've wanted but am stuck on a few items, mainly 3 separate things. #1 - I want to...
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