3.1.0 – 2022-08-01
- Added weather-dependent tracking degradation. Devices may act up in poor weather.
SBU STOPerror conditions.
- Simplified V300 templates for performance and manageability.
3.0.2 – 2022-06-28
- Improved message timing on APIS devices.
3.0.1 – 2022-06-14
Added placeholders for
VIEW BLOCKEDconditions. These conditions are not yet simulated.
Added message timer to ensure that the first part of multi-part message is always show first.
3.0.0 – 2022-06-12
Major performance upgrade. Introduces
- Fixed string parsing bug that caused the module to silently crash.
- Added selectable features for devices.
- Added ramp information (RIDS) capability.
- Added custom logic engine for RLG GIS 206 devices.
- Added ICAO type groups for
- Improved performance of trigonometric functions.
- Improved aircraft geometry detection.
Plus many smaller fixes and improvements.
2.1.0 – 2022-02-20
- Added new templates for major performance improvement. Include
DockingSystemV200.xmlin your SimObjects to use them.
2.0.1 – 2022-02-08
- Fixed a SimConnect exception that caused error messages in Honeycomb driver.
2.0.0 – 2022-02-06
vdgs_systemsetting and implemented custom logic for FMT APIS devices.
vdgs_standsetting to define stand name for devices that show it.
vdgs_versionsetting to improve backwards compatibility.
Improved switching from self-contained modules to standalone module.
1.0.4 – 2022-01-19
Added SimObject parameter
vdgs_door. Devices with
vdgs_doorare capable of docking that aligns aircraft door with static jetbridge position.
noolaero_vdgs_lateral_postemplate. It maps visibility of a group of objects to nose offset from nominal centerline.
Added the option to embed the module in any MSFS project.
Improved aircraft type detection.
1.0.3 – 2022-01-07
Microsoft Defender’s machine learning algorithm misclassified
vdgs-util.exe as malware and started automatically deleting it. Microsoft was notified of the false positive and they fixed the mistake.
To restore the mistakenly deleted file:
- Go to Control Panel > Programs and Features.
- Find MSFS Visual Docking Guidance System in the list.
- Click Repair.
Alternatively, you may install this update.
- Added digital signature to
vdgs-util.exeto reduce the risk of false positives by malware scanners.
1.0.2 – 2021-12-20
vdgs_stopsparameter. Its offsets were interpreted in reverse to documented behaviour.
1.0.1 – 2021-12-18
- Fixed installer. Previously, it installed the package to
C:\when it failed to auto-detect MSFS Community folder when run silently. Now it fails and displays a message asking to run the full installer, which allows to manually enter the path to MSFS Community folder.
1.0.0 – 2021-12-16
- First release.