swift pilot client is a free open source pilot client for FSD protocol servers. It supports the following simulators: FSX, FS9, P3D, XPlane, and FlightGear. Further information can be found here: https://dev.swift-project.org/ swift is developed in C++/Qt.
Currently we are testing our beta...
Recently, I have requested Arno to have a look into the latest SDK. He said it seems there are new features might got added especially on PBR materials part. Since we both don’t have 3DS Max software we couldn’t produce the .x file. I hope someone who has it could help produce the .x file...
I'm trying to create a HUD for a virtual cockpit model. I've followed the Collimated HUDS in FSX and P3d tutorial and cant seem to get it to work. The HUD appears where its supposed to along with the gauge items on it, but its not transparent and the view is not limited by the tunnel...
I'm attempting to build a small airport near my hometown, primarily in 3DS Max, for use in P3D4 as freeware. I'm looking for a bit of guidance from those with experience.
Up to this point, I've been able to create a resampled photo of the area around the airport that clings to the...
I feel like I have been working on this forever and need to get it out, but REAL work keeps interfering. This is my home base airport, where I learned to fly. I did previous versions for FS9 and FSX, and feel it is worthy of a P3D V3 (V4) refresh. It is also a good excuse to showcase the new...
I would like to get some info based on the code below. I wanted when running this script via .cmd, it will look for the registry of P3D installed on our pc and will copy the path and paste it to the red fonts in the codes below.
REM Batch Script for Prepar3D V4
REM Add the...
Hello all! Thought I would share a special project I am working on at the moment, Fornebu Airport. Fornebu was the main airport serving Oslo and Eastern Norway from 1939 to 1998. It was then replaced by Oslo Airport, Gardermoen and the area has since been redeveloped.
This is how the airport...
i set the weather at small airports with set mode custom and it works great
if i select KSFO as airport the araduis become horroble
when you appraoch you have a clear sky, but once you arrive, there is rain :/
i set the mode to gloabl() but the weather won't be set correctelly as it...
you have all seen ACARS made by IVAO or vatsim or others
they are like a window opened in P3D
and it's not a gauge for a special aircraft
any ideas how to do it ?
i use C# and simconnect ( i can Use C++ if needed )
thnx in advance
in my simconnect programme i wanted to send an event and catch it in the sim
i tried sending a full throttle event to The User aircraft, and it worked
how i catch : i use a text message that appears when the sim recive the event
now i want to send events but to custm simobjects (...
Hi , so i have been trying to export my Gpoly to P3D but i am getting this issue I can not see the taxi lines in p3d 4.4
-I have latest dev release of MCX.
-I have set it to translucent object in Prepar3d materials.
-I have set to default transparent.
The texture of taxi lines show perfectly...
GIMP: Preparing the 6 Environment Maps (EM) Textures v1.4 for FSX, FS-SE, and P3D.
PDF file containing instructions for GIMP.
How to... A Preface - Preparing the 6 individual textures that make up the Environment Maps (EM).
Note: In versions P3D v3.1 and later, if the user has the “Dynamic...
i want to get the coordinates of my front wheels ( aircraft ) using the simconnect and the p3d sdk, i know that we can get the center coordinates and i do it already.
i need to calculate the front wheel coordinates only ( maybe with the aircraft.cfg entries ...) for my addon
hope you help...
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i saw many addons like FSUIPC that use a DLL i mean it runs with a DLL ( the programme is in the DLL ) ;P
i know that DLL files ( at least in C# ) include classes / fonctions / variables / structers ........
but in the flight sim : what can a DLL contain ? i mean how to make a...
i made a simple test app that request speed alt hdg and ptitch of the user with the simconnect "C#" P3D v4
i compile without error but once i lunch it i get this (image attached)
in the pic i use the debug mode to let you see the LOG
thnx in advance :)
ATI: Creating (Cubic) Environment Maps (Part 1) v1.6 for FSX, FS-SE, and P3D.
PDF file containing instructions for ATI Cubemap Generator v1.1 & 'Modified' Cubemap Generation v1.66 Only.
Note: In versions P3D v3.1 and later, if the user has the “Dynamic Reflection” set at “Low” or higher, none...
GIMP: Creating (Cubic) Environment Maps (EM) (Part 1) v1.6 for FSX, FS-SE, and P3D.
PDF file containing instructions GIMP v2.10.xx & GIMP v2.8.xx Only.
Note: In versions P3D v3.1 and later, if the user has the “Dynamic Reflection” set at “Low” or higher, none of your Environment Maps (EM) will...