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  1. From the album: Real World and FSX Pictures

    Freeware livery for the PMDG NGX from McPhat Studios.
  2. I recently purchased the MD-11 for the freighter and I can't hear any engine sounds at all. When in the VC, I can hear the packs, and all other systems that you can normally hear, but when I go to external view, I can still hear them and no engine sounds. Even when I go to AI traffic or different tower view, the sounds are still heard. It is quite frustrating because I want hear the engines. It is also quite unrealistic too. Even when I am in cold and dark, I still hear the packs and AC air blowing in. Help would be much obliged. Thanks
  3. Hello, I bought a boxed version of your PMDG MD-11 and I have a little problem with it. I'm using Windows 8.1, so I already know that there are problems with disconnecting joysticks. But I was able to fix this bugs with a tool, so now: When I start a flight with the MD-11, after some seconds/minutes I can't control the throttle any more. This problem only appears with the MD-11 and only with the throttle, I'm still able to use the elevator or aileron. I hope for a helpful answer. Regards from Germany
  4. Good day everyone, I am having a consistent fatal error with FSX, right after selecting PMDG MD-11 in the plane selection menu. The game is freezing as the plane attempts/begins to load the AIRAC database files. It never progresses farther than "0" in loading the AIRAC files. I have checked over my dll.xml file which seems to be fine. I am running Windows 7 Enterprise, on a Macbook Pro via Bootcamp. i7 CPU, 8 Gbs ram, NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M Windows Event Viewer shows 3 errors. ( My "G" Drive is an external hard drive connected via fire-wire ) 2 SidebySide Errors: Activation context generation failed for "G:\Games\FSX\PMDG_SimConnect_Ldr.dll". Dependent Assembly Microsoft.FlightSimulator.SimConnect,processorArchitecture="x86",publicKeyToken="67c7c14424d61b5b",type="win32",version="10.0.61259.0" could not be found. Please use sxstrace.exe for detailed diagnosis. Activation context generation failed for "G:\Games\FSX\PMDG_SimConnect_Ldr.dll". Dependent Assembly Microsoft.FlightSimulator.SimConnect ;processorArchitecture="x86",publicKeyToken="67c7c14424d61b5b",type="win32",version="10.0.61242.0" could not be found. Please use sxstrace.exe for detailed diagnosis. 1 Application Error: Faulting application name: fsx.exe, version: 10.0.61637.0, time stamp: 0x46fadb14 Faulting module name: unknown, version:, time stamp: 0x00000000 Exception code: 0xc0000005 Fault offset: 0x000cf2dc Faulting process id: 0xc68 Faulting application start time: 0x01cd6ea24b0d0991 Faulting application path: G:\Games\FSX\fsx.exe Faulting module path: unknown Report Id: b4367add-da95-11e1-af29-00d06b8d52ff PMDG support says I have a corrupt Acceleration install, which I find very hard to believe as I have had FSX running with Acceleration without any problems for over a year now. Furthermore, I do not have any problems flying with any other planes, default and addon freeware, pre-PMDG installation, or post-PMDG installation. Any thoughts? Cheers!
  5. Wright Airlines MD-11 if you like my work, consider joining my Virtual Airline! http://www.wrightairlines.org
  6. Hey, I really have a big problem with the MD-11 on FSX. I installed this addon on my Laptop some months ago. I runs there. But now I have a new PC. After installing it I wanted to check out the LoadManager. I just saw the plane but without the seats of the main deck and the Cargo deck without the boxes. The LoadManager was unable to change any weights. I don't know why. Then I thought I try to load and to fly the plane first. But then after choosing the aircraft it loads and loads. There was no plane to see on the page. It was just black. Then I waited a while and then I became the message: It is a fatal error occurred. FSX was automaticilly closed. It uninstalled the addon a lot of times but there was always the same problem. I flew another plane first. Then I checked the menu bar. When I opened the addon file there was no PMDG file to see. PLEASE HELP! I would realy appreciate that!:)
  7. Hello Community! MD-11 is getting attention again! This is good news. it is a show to the makers of this noble aircraft, that they really did something right. Even after so many years of its publication, it is still in good use of the simmer community, including me. I just love that aircraft! I was wondering, where should I write, or from whom could I could request a weather radar integrated into the MD-11 cockpit, like they have in the B737- and B777- series? I am sure that that little extra detail would boost up it's sales, as well as ASN's sales.
  8. Dear all, I just download PMDG's MD-11 last night and when I install the aircraft it apears with problems in external model as shown in the picture below. The tail and parts of both engines simply dispear in the external model. I´ve already try to re-install the aircraft but the problem persists. Does anybody knows how to fix it? Thank you! Raphael Martello
  9. Hello fellow simmers! I recently bought the PMDG MD-11, and I've got to say, it's an amazing aircraft. I absolutely love the way it handles and all of the systems. But now.. I found out that after programming the FMC, starting the engines etc. and getting ready to depart (which takes about 20 ~ 30 minutes), the game just freezes, my cursor changes into a the hourglass icon, the screen goes white and a new window comes up saying "A fatal error occured" and "Restarting Flight simulator X" (Or FSX.exe, not sure since I'm not planning to do all this again just to get that error again.. ). This is very frustrating since I just want to land this thing instead of programming/taxiïng and not even being able to actually fly it. I hope someone can help me out! Other installed FSX addons: PMDG 737NGX (with 737/736 expension), PMDG 747-400, CLS a340, Aerosoft Airbus Extended X, CS 777, CS 767, CS 757, FSrecorder, FSDT GSX (demo version), EZDok and World of AI. Yes I have put a lot of money in my hobby and I'm planning to keep doing this. :-) And could there be an addon conflict? I am running FSX on Windows 8.1 64 bit version, compatibility mode set to Windows XP (SP3) for FSX. Greetings!
  10. Hi, I've had this happen twice to me already, and it has also happened to a friend of mine. I use ActiveSky 2012, and I am flying through bad weather, usually a thunderstorm, at cruise. I then get a message saying "Ice Detected", so I turn on the anti-ice, and the warning goes out. But then, moments later, I will start to lose altitude, and won't be able to hold speed, even at full power. I'm wondering if the conflict is with ActiveSky. Sorry if this has been solved already, but I want to get to the bottom of it. Thanks, Ryan
  11. Hi, I've recently upgraded to Windows 8 Pro 64 bit and have been flying the 737NGX for quite a while without any major issues. Ending a flight in the 737NGX with ESC results in a FSX CTD. I simply press CTRL-C to exit straight out of FSX. No CTD. Anyhow, let's move on to the MD-11. A couple of days ago I decided to install my MD-11 again. All went fine with the installation and activation until I selected the MD-11 in FSX under Free Flight. The usual "AIRAC loading" screen which pops up when you select the MD-11 didn't show. Clicking on Fly Now placed me inside a "Cold and dark" cockpit, with a twist. Everything was dead... displays, controls, sound... everything. I then decided to check the MD-11 Load Manager stand-alone application. It crashed with a weird error. Here's the entry from the Windows event log: Activation context generation failed for "D:\Games\FSX\PMDG\MD11_LoadManager.exe". Dependent Assembly Microsoft.VC90.MFC,processorArchitecture="x86",publicKeyToken="1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b",type="win32",version="9.0.21022.8" could not be found. Please use sxstrace.exe for detailed diagnosis. There were also similar entries for PMDGOptions.dll, PMDGEvents.dll and PMDGSounds.dll. Running the MD-11 inside FSX didn't produce any errors, but as long as you stay in the "dead" cockpit the Windows event log is bombarded with the above event entry... the only difference is that it's now referencing the PMDG_MD11.DLL instead of the MD11_LoadManager.exe. This led me to believe that I'm missing some Visual C++ files. The MD-11 installation did install some or other C++ redistributable, which was annoying as it was downloaded during the MD-11 install. So I have no idea which version this was. I assume it installed the 2010 redist 64bit. FIX: What I did was to install Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable - x86 9.0.30729.17. The file is called vcredist_x86.exe. This is the 32bit version. The MD-11 Load Manager started to work and the MD-11 came back to life in FSX. Just thought I would post this for anyone else who might be running into this issue. Jean Joubert
  12. I had a quick question. When I try to land my MD-11, the lcd flashes idle clamp and i am unable to increase or decrease the throttle. How do I turn this off??
  13. Hi, I've recently upgraded to FSX Gold Edition. I've got the PMDG MD-11 combo version and really enjoyed this bird on FS9. I've decided to make my simming a bit more realistic by building a throttle quadrant (very basic) for the MD-11. I was able to use FSInterrogate to find 3 offsets which I was able to use to figure out the logic for when the autothrottles are engaged or not. These offsets are however not visible in FSX or they are completely different. Now before I get stoned for asking about offsets for the MD-11... I know the issues around this. (more or less) But, why were these 3 offsets findable in FS9 but not FSX? Are there any chances to provide just the offset(s) required for seeing when the autothrottles are engaged or not? Hell, I'll even pay for them. My motorised MD-11 throttle quadrant is now pretty useless (lifeless). And I honestly don't want to go back to FS9. :Thinking: Any info would be greatly appreciated. PS: If you want me to provide the 3 offsets used in FS9 then I can... just thought it might be against the rules to post them here. Thanks and regards Jean Joubert
  14. From the album: Real World and FSX Pictures

    Freeware livery for the PMDG NGX from McPhat Studios.
  15. Did some plane spotting work out at Dallas/Fort Worth International (KDFW) today. Got some nice stuff I think!
  16. I apologize in advance if someone has posted this before (I thought I remember reading it a long while ago but searched and couldn't find it), but I am having the following issue... As I am approaching localizer capture, as soon as I press the APPR/LAND button on the MCP (I usually do this when the localizer beam is one dot or less off) the aircraft suddenly and over-dramatically banks towards the localizer beam (causing it to go past it) then back in the other direction before finally intercepting it (i.e., if the beam is slightly off to the left and I am turning right to intercept, as soon as I press APPR/LAND instead of continuing the right turn and intercepting the aircraft suddenly banks to the left "towards the beam," overshoots it, then banks dramatically back to the right.) I assume this is an issue and the real aircraft does not do this? I have never noticed this with any other addons, including other PDMG addons. Thanks Michael Demers
  17. Took up some planes and got these. If you like my work, consider joining my Virtual Airline! http://www.wrightairlines.org/ all photos in order Wright Airlines PMDG MD-11 Wright Airlines PMDG 737NGX Wright Airlines Coolsky DC-9 Quality Wings 757-300
  18. Dear simmers, I have played a lot with the PMDG MD11 and its quite fun to fly ( even if its hard to :P ). Now I want to take it to a next level and make something from the MD11 cockpit. I want to build a Throttle Quandrant to add more realism to the flight. I have searched and searched and came up empty. I have really found nothing related to the dimensions or structure of which the MD11 throttle quandrant is built of. Im doing this as a summer project with a friend of mine who is going to build the throttle quandrant of a Boeing 737. Im hoping you guys could help me in any way possible because the summer is getting closer :P Hope to hear you soon Any help is welcome Greetings FOwout
  19. I have installed the PMDG MD-11 aircraft into Prepar3D. I did this by fixing the FSX registry entry to point to P3D. It works very well, up to a point. So far, P3D has crashed 93 and 105 minutes into the flight (the first time with REX 2 connected, and the second time without). Has anyone else seen this behaviour and/or knows how to avoid this?
  20. Hello, I installed a download of the PMDG MD-11 to FSX Steam Edition. It works fine at times but then at random times the throttle is not able to be controlled by the joystick(Logitech Xtreme 3d pr0).Yes i am using Window 8.1 but thats not the only problem,when this happens the elevators glitch in a way i cannot explain so i left a video.I hope for a solution. PS I am also using the black gauge code https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeMATFRyLA0
  21. Hello all, I have FSX and the MD-11, and intend to buy P3D. anyone knows how is the compatibility of this plane with P3D ? is there any tricks to know for a clean install ? thanks, Philippe
  22. I saw these 'planes in EDDF a few times and even better in real life than the PMDG one. http://airnation.net/hangar/threads/lufthansa-cargo-starts-retiring-md-11fs.6398/
  23. Hello, Is anyone aware of an Eastern Airlines repaint for the PMDG MD-11? They did, after all, operate some DC-10's and it would be nice to fly the MD-11 in EAL colors :smile: Thank you !
  24. As I added retro AI to my FS2004 world, I tried to find a sufficient repaint for the MD-11 in American Airlines' livery - growing tired of finding repaints where the repainter attempted a photorealistic look by stretching jpg images loaded with artifacts, to repaints with various detail related issues - from logo colors/sizes/fonts/kerning/etc to things like window counts, I did my own on the "UTT" MD-11. This was, however, before I learned about the stuff they were doing with the models others made, what was going on with them. I decided to finish it anyways since I put a lot of work into it. Since there were at least 2 configurations over the course of American operating the -11s, I did both. This is the first repaint I've really done, followed through to completion, but even so I am a royal pain in the &@($* when it comes to attention to detail - like how on both sides of the aircraft, the scissors eagle will ALWAYS face foreward and not aft - which was kindly pointed out to me by the folks at the Retro AI Traffic Group forums. Trans-Atlantic Configuration: Port Side: Starboard Side: Trans-Pacific Configuration: Port Side: Starboard Side:
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