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Full FSUIPC SDK up to versions 3.999 and 4.80 FSUIPC SDK
Updated 21st June 2017 with:
-- 64 bit user kit for C/C++, interfacing to FSUIPC5 in P3Dv4 (with Hello demo)
-- 64-bit Module User kit, for modules and guages within P3Dv4

64-bit Module User kit on its own ModuleUser64

64-bit External User kit for C/C++ on its own UIPC64 SDK C

maxx's free SPAD: Saitek Panels Advanced Driver Go to http://fstools.weebly.com

GPSout version 2.61 for use with FSUIPC3 only (FS2004 or before) GPSout 2.61
-- Adds option for Sim Mode field added to the RMC sentence (for Apple devices)
-- Signature removed

ShowText by Rob van der Wiele ShowText

TrafficLook accessory program TrafficLook
NOTE: Currently this utility does not work on Windows 10.
Version 1.551 includes an Airport filtering option
Version 1.56 displays nearest traffic information in the title bar (needs FSUIPC 4.966 or later).

WeatherSet accessory program WeatherSet
WeatherSet2 only, Version 1.60 WeatherSet2
Version 1.60 of WeatherSet2 handles FSX Global Mode
multiple visibility layers, and "GapAbove" surface wind.


HidScanner: A little program for scanning connected (or even just Registered) Joysticks and other HID (Human Interface) Devices and providing full details. It can stay running and monitor changes too, if needed: HidScanner

GFdev64.dll for GoFlight users (P3D4 only) GFDev64.dll
This is version (January 2013). For the very latest versions please
check over at GoFlight, link: http://www.goflighti...m/pages/support

GFdev.dll for GoFlight users (FS2004, FSX, P3D1-3) GFDev.dll
This is version (January 2013). For the very latest versions please
check over at GoFlight, link: http://www.goflighti...m/pages/support
Older GFdev.dll for GoFlight users (FS2004 or FSX) Older GFDev.dll

GFdisplay version 1.30 for Goflight users (FS2004 or FSX) GFdisplay 1.30
(Now including GF-MCP Pro support)

Flight plan converter, FxmlToFLT, FxmlToFlt.zip
This utility, written and copyrighted by John Nunez in 2014, converts the new format "FXML" flight files into the older format "FLT" for use by unmaintained programs such as RCV4 (Radar Contact version 4). RCV4 provides restart options from saved flights but can only read the old FLT format.

Make Runways utility version 4.864 MakeRunways 4.864
-- For P3D3 and P3D4, this version uses Lorbi-SI's "AddonOrganizer" (or a derivative called "LorbySceneryExport", included with MakeRunways) to create a scenery.cfg fil it can use even when the scenery add-ons are distributed according to various XML file.  Please see the document included in the MakeRunways ZIP!

You can get Addon-Organizer from: http://lorby-si.weebly.com/downloads.html, or, if the main facilities are not needed (though they are very useful), just use the included LorbySceneryExport.

-- Version 4.835 just adds a new command line option, used by SimStarterNG, for programs which pre-generate the MakeRwys_Scenery.cfg file, so not needing MakeRunways to call upon AddonOrganizer.
-- Version 4.84 fixes a problem with getting runway threshold offsets. [Note this may still not work with sceneries compiled using the latest P3Dv4 tools]
-- Version 4.85 adds the command line option /Jetway to make the Gares file to include a flag for those gates with a built-in jetway (i.e. one in the AFD BGL).
-- Version 4.86 uses a special version of the program from Lorby-Si to generate the MakeRwys_Scenery.cfg file. This version is included in the ZIP, with kind permission.
-- Version 4.861 improved the reliability of using the Lorby program output.
-- Version 4.863 removes the use of  P3D4AddonOrganiser, depending only on the included exporter instead.
-- Version 4.864 puts more information at the top of the log (Runways.txt), including any error information relating to the use of the Lorby program. The documentation also now reminds you to run MakeRwys "as administrator".

FliteStar plans exporter, FStarRC, version 2.31 FStarRC.zip
This update works with versions of FliteStar/FliteMap up to and including,
and with the latest FStarRC.rws and F5.csv files produced by MakeRunways 4.52 or later.
-- Signature removed

EPICINFO5 Beta version 4.941 for FSX/ESP EPICINFO5 Beta 4.941
For use only by experienced EPICINFO users. This is the DLL only, which was etrieved from archives after an unintended absence of 6 years, but without any documentation at all. It cannot be supported at this time.

MixW freeware virtual port simulator (not for Vista/Win7 or 64-bit) MixW Freeware
HHD freeware virtual port simulator at http://www.hhdsoftwa...al-serial-ports (works with bioth 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7)
(Alternatively, for Vista and Win7 try the Eterlogic one, 32-bit version is free, 64-bit reasonable at $25 (U.S.): VSPE Website

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