Recent Changes

Changes in XPForce V1.0.9796

Date Change
10 January 2021 Fix a number of seemingly random crashes
09 January 2021 Add workaround for pause data all being broken in FS2020
30 December 2020 Make sure the dialog is topmost when opened.
30 December 2020 Gear retract/extend thumps
28 December 2020 Use both main wheel and center wheel speed to calculate gear rumble
21 December 2020 Workaround for encrypted config files for all MSFS Deluxe/Ultimate aircraft
08 December 2020 Add a button to open the configuration folder.
08 December 2020 Add details of forces to the manual.
08 December 2020 Don't have nosewheel shimmy for non-wheel gear types
08 December 2020 FS2020 could lose gear-rolling vibrations depending on the order of data items sent
07 December 2020 Gear-down vibration state could be incorrect under specific circumstances
25 November 2020 Airborne momentum effect (similar to gear feedback) e.g. flying through a storm
23 November 2020 Add a checkbox to disable the automatic running of FS2020
09 November 2020 Add option on system tray menu to disable autostart of sim
09 November 2020 Friction and autopilot spring may be incorrectly disabled
26 October 2020 Fix a crash in X-Plane 11.50 when showing the update dialog.
10 October 2020 Fix pitch exaggeration being used for roll and yaw also
10 October 2020 Fix stick shaker effect not triggering
06 October 2020 Add ability to modify GA creation parameters
02 October 2020 Alt trim system was not working as expected on FS2020
02 October 2020 Complete re-work of alt-trim system. Fix gear-down and speedbrake vibrations on MSFS.
16 September 2020 Try running from Steam if App Store fails with Application Not Found.
15 September 2020 Reinstate accidentally-removed "exaggeration" controls
15 September 2020 Have a separate license dialog, remove the text from general settings
01 September 2020 Nosewheel shimmy is slightly slower and scales over a longer range.
28 August 2020 Launch MSFS on startup or warn if it's already running.
28 August 2020 Add mutex around device list, had a crash when it was being read by the UI thread and modified by the calc thread.
21 August 2020 Make sub-views more VR friendly
14 July 2020 Fix compatibility with X-Plane 11.50b14
23 April 2020 Add basic UI for exclude airports/airlines
05 April 2020 TG: Support for Vulkan
06 February 2020 TG: Add a EULA dialog to the Mac.
29 April 2019 Fix for consistent crash when X-Plane is run using Steam
28 April 2019 Improve the update information dialog!
28 April 2019 Create or change dll.xml in AppData, not ProgramData.
29 March 2019 Prevent a deadlock under some circumstances when using Rescan.
21 March 2019 Improved fix for "Alt Trim" mode affecting controllers it shouldn't. Add fix for for Iris Dynamics yoke USB comms.
09 March 2019 More filtering to avoid affecting throttles in "Alt Trim" mode
08 March 2019 Fix for crash on startup affecting some people
12 February 2019 Explicitly filter on joystick devices for alt trim.
04 February 2019 Fix a crash when using "Reset to Global".
04 February 2019 Hydraulic data was being incorrectly reset when manually loading configurations.
04 February 2019 Fix an unavoidable error message in the X-Plane installer on Windows 7
04 February 2019 Fix an error in the XPlane log file.
24 January 2019 Hydraulic failures are much more pronounced
24 January 2019 Fix checkboxes and replay mode detection on FSX/P3D/FSW
19 January 2019 Pause rumble/vibration and constant forces when the sim is paused.
18 January 2019 Fix error in installer on Windows 7
15 January 2019 Fix automatic autopilot tracking in XPlane for airliners
12 January 2019 FSX/P3D/FSW installer will now enable the dll.xml if it exists, and is disabled.
13 December 2018 Fix some places where with multiple devices, effects only applied to one.
13 December 2018 Fix for FSX dialogs freezing if tabbed out of with control on a tab sub-control.
12 December 2018 Many installer problems fixed.
11 December 2018 Add message saying which yoke has control on startup.
11 December 2018 New trim system added - move the stick with trim without overriding the sim's trim controls
05 December 2018 Support for multiple controllers in various configurations.
04 December 2018 Check for sim's own force-enabled setting on startup for FSX/P3D/FSW
03 December 2018 Can select axes/buttons per device.
01 December 2018 Trim now optionally leaves the stick in place instead of returning it to the center
28 November 2018 Use correct ratios for trim effectiveness
28 November 2018 Explicitly model air density instead of using implied values.
28 November 2018 Add button input for "Set trim to current position" and "Reset Trim".
21 November 2018 Add autopilot-following yoke options.
20 November 2018 Add a "wheel shimmy" control.
15 November 2018 Change wheel vibrations and add random bumps on tarmac.
10 November 2018 Gear bumps work on XPlane for non-wheeled aircraft.
09 November 2018 Scale gear-down vibrations correctly depending on the number of retractable gear.
01 November 2018 X-Plane installer now finds the correct installation folder.
30 October 2018 Wheel bumps could be distorted at high frame rates.
17 July 2018 Explicitly reset center point for devices that don't do it automatically.
29 June 2018 Add effect of gravity on elevator when at very low speed.
29 June 2018 Explicitly reset the center position on shutdown for MS Sidewinder.
29 June 2018 Fix fake acceleration force and hydraulic failure effects.
24 June 2018 Separate controls for pitch/roll/yaw exaggeration and strength.
24 June 2018 Improved control surface feedback.
24 June 2018 Use tabs for control/effect/monitor settings.
23 June 2018 Better feedback when on different ground surfaces.
21 June 2018 Use coefficient instead of saturation for calculating stick center.
21 June 2018 Explicitly clear out any previous effects when starting and stopping instead of relying on RESET to do it.
23 February 2016 Fix a crash when checking for updates
20 February 2015 Fix reassigning joystick axes between two different physical devices
18 February 2015 Better support of autopilot forces for Iris Dynamics
17 February 2015 Fix oscillations on some aircraft for Iris Dynamics
17 February 2015 Fix gear-down and airbrake turbulence for Iris Dynamics
17 February 2015 Fix pitch/roll axis inversion on some controllers
15 February 2015 Reduce CPU usage
15 February 2015 Prevent endless logging of the same error
18 January 2015 Fix oscillation in aircraft with artificial stability systems when there is a crosswind
13 January 2015 Speedbrake turbulence strength setting was not being saved
11 January 2015 Improve landing gear bumpiness to deal with larger aircraft better
11 January 2015 Fix a crash on joysticks providing three force-enabled axes
08 January 2015 Fix display problems with drop-down lists
08 January 2015 Add optional automatic update checks
07 January 2015 Fix crash on shutdown for certain processor types
03 January 2015 Fix landing gear bumps
03 January 2015 Fix possible juddering on some processors
30 December 2014 Fix strong force effect on initial load
30 December 2014 Fix occasional crash when the active window is changed to one outside of X-Plane
20 December 2014 Support for multi-engine propwash
19 December 2014 Make aerodynamic forces sensitive to airspeed with multi-engine aircraft
19 December 2014 Make re-acquiring joystick control faster in foreground-only mode
15 November 2014 Rescan the window list every time the joystick is lost - possible fix for crash on task switch
27 October 2014 Add ability to retain forces with XPlane in the background
26 February 2014 Double the range of the "Gear Bumpiness" slider
03 June 2013 Release