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  1. K

    Light showing through Blender models

    Hello, Still very new to this and I have been having trouble with light going through my custom Blender models. I have attached screenshots for reference. Also, I will quickly outline how I apply textures before I export. I presume I am doing this bit wrong: 1. After model is done I click new...
  2. R

    MSFS Problems to export in blender model with blender2msfs

    Hello everyone, I have a problem with my blender, when exports any models for use in msfs, the blender not create the files gltf and bin when use blender2msfs toolkit, I'm use version blender 2.93.5 I too used versions LTS, but, continues the problems. I feel very sad
  3. Hans Humblet

    MSFS What SDK engine parameters affect manifold pressure?

    I'm trying to model an engine and although I'm getting close to the real thing, the manifold pressure reading is too low. I'm reading values from about 4.0 inHg up to about 18 inHg. The engine I'm modeling should read something in between 25 (1400 RPM) and 42 (6400 PRM). What are parameters...
  4. Hans Humblet

    Dual bus avionics - How??

    Is there anyone who can help me with an issue I have with multiple Avionics circuits? I have 2 separate avionics circuits which can be activated with 2 separate switches. I have my model set-up (different node id's for the switches and different animation names - triple checked this). I...
  5. P

    problems with the project mesh with the new version of sdk 0.14

    Greetings to all, I am having problems with the project mesh and the new version of the sdk, when i load my project, the project mesh disappears when moving the camera I try to add a new one but the error repeats again is there a solution for this error? or will I have to wait for...
  6. dadpash

    MSFS Procedures (XML) creator for MSFS

    Hello everybody, I'm looking for someone who could create procedures for my projects. If you can do that please contact me $
  7. Ironpot

    MSFS SDK 14 Installs to C:\MSFS SDK without option to change - SOLVED

    The latest SDK (14) does not allow the ability to modify its installation location - It goes to C:\MSFS SDK (yes with a space) and does NOT provide the ability to change the location - any ideas? Doing something like this==> msiexec /i "D:\MSFS_SDK_Core_Installer_0.14.0.0.msi"...
  8. M

    MSFS How to make aircraft systems (MSFS)?

    Hello I have a project for a Phenom 100 for MSFS and I have a doubt is it possible to make the plane only with templates? or is it necessary another code if it's another code which language you can use HTML, Python, C++ or some other I'm waiting for an answer Thank you NOTE: I used Google...
  9. Sakuukuli

    MSFS Is RTCShot working yet?

    There’s documentation for real-time cinematics (RTCs) now, but when I make an RTCShot that references a .gltf with camera animation, the camera animation doesn’t play even if another RTCCameraShot plays correctly in the same RTCSequencer. There’s no errors in the console so it’s hard to debug.
  10. S

    MSFS Problem with a comp texture - its there but doesnt get compiled

    Hello. Not sure where to post this since it has various aspects, i hope its ok here. Its a SubstancePainter file but the error occurs on build only. I have a problem with some texture that i made with Substance Painter. My project has nearly 30 objects, all done the same way but it only...
  11. tml

    MSFS How many coordinate systems does an MSFS aircraft need?

    If I have counted correctly, there are at least three involved in aircraft creation and debugging: Firstly, the 3D model. The SDK says In the Z axis the center should be approximately where the water level would be. Meaning that positive Z is upwards. Which matches what most people would call...
  12. S

    MSFS SDK/Sim Update - no objects visible anymore....

    Hello. Updated the Sim and SDK. Maybe i oversee something, this is the first update i did. I had a project going on, pretty far already, with around 5 buildings, a tower and clutter (its in showroom). Now i tried to open and rebuild it but all my models seem to be gone. They are visible but...
  13. ZdenniZ

    MSFS Any way to change textures without reloading the sim?

    MSFS has a great feature of reloading the gltfs on the fly as you edit them given that you have your package in the Community folder. But it only works if you don't change any textures. I tried to change a texture, build project, move the new package into Community (with sim running), close and...
  14. S

    Scenery or Airport for an airport project with surroundings?

    Hello all. Im not getting a satisfiying answer to the question what one should use for an airport with surroundings. The examples folders in the SDK has a scenery folder and an airport folder. Looking at the tutorials available (flyingtheston for example) they seemingly choose "Scenery" for a...
  15. D

    bridge taxiway over water

    Hello, I'm try to improve the airport of Macau VMMC, which use a bridge for taxiway over water. for testing I have design a quick possible bridge in blender and import the object in FS2020 SDK. my plan was place the 3dObject of the bridge and try to place the taxiway path on top... but...
  16. NovemberIndiaCharlieOscar

    MSFS Texture failed to convert [SOLVED]

    I have a little mystery that I just cannot solve. I have two buildings in Blender. I designed these buildings for FSX using FSDS, but I convert the MDL's to Collada files using Model Converter so that I can import them into Blender. This has so far worked flawlessly for several hundred objects...
  17. D

    Remove/hide default taxi line

    Hello, im try to improve my base airport in FS2020, but i cant find the way to hide the default taxiway line. see below picture: as you can see there are messy lines everywhere.. any idea how to hide that.. Thanks for help
  18. S

    MSFS Material library with FlightSim materials - Paramblock2 Error

    Hello fellow simmers! I hope this question wasn't already asked, but I didn't manage to find a similar thread. In my workflow, I tend to make a material library of all the materials I like to use/reuse. But, with the FlightSim material, I keep getting the ParamBlock2 error. The error appears...
  19. hoynedawg

    MSFS [Released] NZNS - Nelson, New Zealand | NZA Simulations

    NZA Simulations are super excited to announce development has started on NZNS Nelson New Zealand, a new payware release. Here is a little teaser of the progress so far. We would also like to thank Blake and Terry for all of their hard work in helping NZA get to this point.
  20. J

    Help with MSFS Package build.

    I have a 3D model from blender and I do the blender to msfs thing. When I go to build the package I get 5 errors and I am not able to see my model on the scenery editor / objects. I done this before and it was working but now 2 months later it doesn’t. The errors are different than before and...
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