[jhb_airlines] Re: FS9 Menu Problem

  • From: "tom smith" <ftd.smith@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 29 Sep 2004 12:56:39 +0100

HI GERRY
Part of the install has a box and if you tick it the install plays around
with the surrounding Europe to adjust the levels or some thing like that
Tom
----- Original Message ----- 
From: <gwinsk@xxxxxxx>
To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, September 29, 2004 12:49 PM
Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: FS9 Menu Problem


> FSNav DBC already had NL2000 deleted; no reference to it.
> So, with no NL2000 scenery in my Addon Scenery folder. All references
expunged from
> the many scenery.cfg variants, etc, how is it still picking up a reference
to "the
> Netherlands" ? There must be another source of data, invaded when NL2000
was
> installed, which holds a list of sceneries.
> One other worrying fact I discovered is that two of the bottom of the list
sceneries had
> been disabled; VFR EUROPE WEST and Eastern EUROPE.. Since I haven't
disabled
> them, it must, again, be down to one of the Autoinstal progs.
>
> Gerry Winskill
> gwinsk@xxxxxxx
>
>
>
>
> On 29 Sep 2004 at 11:31, Bones wrote:
>
> > If you have the same Netherlands scenery as I have it is all
> > controlled through its own unique Feature Panel. Mine is at
> > H:\FS2002_Scenery\Europe\Netherlands\nl2000_V2_9\feature_panel\Feature
> > pan= el. exe.
> >
> > This is a powerful little tool and it has some serious tweaking =
> > abilities. To be honest it is the sort of thing I'd like to see
> > available for full = FS control and not just the Netherlands scenery.
> > Having said that I can't = see anything obvious in this tool that
> > should affect the listing of your = areas in the scenery.cfg file. In
> > my FS2002 scenery.cfg file the entry is = quite normal :
> >
> > [Area.151]
> > Title=3DThe Netherlands 2000 V2.9
> > Active=3DFALSE
> > Layer=3D151 Local=3Dh:\FS2002_Scenery\Europe\Netherlands\nl2000_V2_9
> > Flatten.0=3D0,N53 44,E03 13,N53 44,E07 28,N51 20,E07 28,N51 20,E03 13
> > Flatten.1=3D114,N51 20,E05 30,N51 20,E06 10,N51 03,E06 10,N51 03,E05
> > 30 Flatten.2=3D375,N51 03,E05 30,N51 03,E06 10,N50 40,E06 10,N50
> > 40,E05 30 Remote=3D Required=3DFALSE
> >
> > As to FS2004 I can't see an entry for this scenery in its scenery.cfg
> > = file and can only guess this is an error on my part. I've had a
> > quick look through the 7Mb manual and it should be there so I'll
> > activate it and = check it out next time I run FS2004. Incidentally
> > the said manual is worth = keeping in a separate folder as it has some
> > of the most glorious VFR charts and airfield layout charts I have ever
> > seen.
> >
> > Another odd thing I have just spotted - there are quite a few
> > sceneries = in my collection that aren't in the FS2004 scenery.cfg
> > list. Dinard, Naples photoreal, Luxembourg and Midway amongst others.
> > I'm beginning to wonder = if my usual habit of adding scenery areas
> > with FSNavDBC isn't working = properly. This may be possible as FS2004
> > is a bit weird with its multiple cfg = files for scenery. I'll check
> > it out.
> >
> > bones
> >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of
> > > gwinsk@xxxxxxx Sent: 29 September 2004 08:11 To:
> > > ukscenery@xxxxxxxxxx Cc: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject:
> > > [jhb_airlines] FS9 Menu Problem
> > >=20
> > >=20
> > > Looking further for reasons why the World Goto Airports menu
> > > won't display Default=20
> > > United Kingdom airfields is informative, if not helpful. The=20
> > > problem isn't confined to the=20 UK. It applies to anything below
> > > the entry for   The=20 Netherlands. Go up one, to Thailand,=20 and
> > > it worls. Got to Timor, or anything lower, and Zilch.=20 Even the
> > > normally dominant=20 United States doesn't work. The entry for The
> > > Netherlands produces only an offering of 3=20 Cities, though four
> > > display:=20 Heligoland, Rigg 1, Rigg 2, Rigg 3.
> > >  Meanwhile, there was no reference to NL2000 in the Addon=20
> > > Scenery Goto option.
> > >=20
> > > The NL 2000 Manual says the Instal option offers an Uninstal
> > > pick. Not on mine it=20
> > > doesn't. I've followed the steps laid down for a manual=20
> > > uninstal. Menu problem persists,=20
> > > with same options for The Netherlands.
> > >=20
> > >  The Control Panel didn't display the programme as present,
> > > before I uninstalled it but=20
> > > it's effects seem to linger on. Presumably it's left other=20
> > > referrences in the system. Off to=20
> > > do a RegClean.
> > > Anyone any ideas where FS keeps details of the sceneries it looks
> > > for?
> > >=20
> > > Gerry Winskill
> > >=20
> > > gwinsk@xxxxxxx
> > >=20
> > >=20
> > >=20
> >
> >
>
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