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Trackhat and Chase Plane

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Hi Keven

 

any more news about Track hat compatibility...

 

Loving Chase plane but missing not being able to use trackhat properly

 

Regards

 

Garry

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Same here Garry! Loving Chase Plane but it would be so much better with Trackhat/opentrack support.

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You have to install TrackIR and run it in the background for it to work.

As simple as that!

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Tried That Keven

 

but wont work with trackhat ?

 

trackir checked in chase plane..no options in trackir no device detected

 

regards

 

Garry

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TrackIR serves as a detection hook for TrackHat and will not detect any devices. TrackHat is where the action is.

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1: Install TrackIR (Don't run it)

2: Run ChasePlane

3: Run TrackHat

4: Run TrackIR

 

ChasePlane has to be Enabled during and after this process

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thanks Keven,just tied your method but no joy camera switches to a funny view?


also noticed presets outside work fine but inside is messed up

 

Thanks

 

Garry

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Keven,

Brilliant!! It worked!! Thank you - Chase Plane is just about perfect with Trackir/opentrack now working. I don't know if it will help anyone else but here's what I did (I'm using opentrack with a custom built head tracking clip - just like Trackhat).

1. Downloaded TrackIR v5

2. Started TrackIr (minimised to Task Bar)

3. Started Opentrack (Under "Game Detection" Executable = ChasePlane.exe / Profile = FSFX.ini)

4. In my case started Prepar3d (Chase Plane is primed to start with Prepar3d, which in turn is primed to start FSFX.ini)

I hope this helps and isn't too confusing!

Thanks once again Keven

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hi breid

thanks but could you elaborate on the profile bit  as if i click the profile tab in open track it only shows my two profiles i use for trackhat.

 

thanks Garry

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Hi Garry,

Click on the arrow to the left of the word "Profile" on the main Opentrack screen, then choose from the drop-down menu "Create new copied config" and for the "New File Name" type "FSFX.ini". Then click on "Options" (again on the main opentrack screen) then choose "Game Detection" and add (+ sign) a new entry and under Executable type "ChasePlane.exe"  and under Profile type "FSFX.ini". Hope this helps.

 I know that the version of Opentrack used with Trackhat has been specifically adapted/modified by the developer and is a bit different to the "normal" version but if you have any further probs, I'll try to help (though I'm by no means an expert).

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hey thanks for your help

tried everything so far but cant get any software ver trackhats or open track

followed your guide but no luck, both versions work if i disable chase plane.

 

maybe you could help me using teamviewer sometime.

 

Cheers

 

Garry

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Good evening,

 

I'm using Trackhat with Opentrack and a PS3 cam. Can anyone confirm that they have managed to get it to work with Chaseplane, other then to use the Globally enable switch to toggle between Chaseplane and Opentrack?

 

Cheers!

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The latest Chaseplane version allows using the Trackhat, but you need to install Opentrack  (not via the Trackhat download). Enjoy!

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