Jump to content
The simFlight Network Forums

Desktop Aviator Panel in MSFS2020


Recommended Posts

I purchased FSUIPC7 in hope I could use an older Desktop Aviator USB switch panel in MSFS2020, but I can't seem to figure out how get FSUIPC7 to recognize the panel. When I display the "Button & Switch Assignments" panel nothing appears to be active and pressing a switch on the panel is not seen. Any help appreciated...

Link to post
Share on other sites

If its not seen in the assignments panel, then its probably not recognised as a joystick type device. You can post your FSUIPC7.log file and FSUIPC7.Joyscan.csv file and I'll take a look.

If its recognised as a Hid device, then you could access it using lua. there is a demo lua script provided that you can use and adapt (HidDemo.lua)  as well as documentation (both installed in your windows Documents folder under a folder called FSUIPC7).

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 2 months later...
57 minutes ago, dedel said:

Desktop Aviator boards are mostly joysticks with or without analog axes. A switch panel has buttons only. So it should be recognized as a joystick.

Then see if Windows recognises them. Or you could use HidScanner to list the details:

Quote

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

It produces a log file too.

Pete

Link to post
Share on other sites

I don't know whether josh23913's problem is still existent. When I attach a Desktop Aviator product to the PC and select "Button & Switch assignments" from FSUIPC7 I can clearly see the joystick and assignment works well. This is a log example:

Quote

   246579 ---------------------- Joystick Device Scan -----------------------
   246579 Product= Model 2040/2045
   246579    Manufacturer= Desktop Aviator
   246579    Serial Number= Net03d00
   246579    Vendor=16D0, Product=06E0 (Version 0.1)
   246625    GUIDs returned for product: VID_16D0&PID_06E0:
   246625       GUID= {E747A060-66EF-11EB-8001-444553540000}
   246625       Details: Btns=20, POVs=(0, 0, 0, 0), Cal=x00000000, Max=R0,U0,V0,X0,Y0,Z0

If there is still need for help, give me a sign, @josh23913.

Detlef

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use. Guidelines Privacy Policy We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.