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FSX PTT Mapper v1.0 User Guide

CONTENTS

1. ABOUT
2. PRODUCT NAME
3. 
END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT
4. 
REVISION HISTORY
5. 
REQUIREMENTS
6. INSTALLATION

7. USING YOUR SOFTWARE
8. ACTIVATION
9. TROUBLESHOOTING

 

 

1. ABOUT

Flight Sounds Ltd

FSX PTT Mapper v1.0

www.flightsounds.com

© 2019

 

2. PRODUCT NAME

FSX PTT Mapper (Hereafter referred to in this User Guide as: “Software”)

 

3. END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT

https://flightsounds.com/pages/fsx-ptt-mapper-end-user-license-agreement-eula

 

4. REVISION HISTORY

Version 1.0 (Product) Release date: May 24, 2019

  • Initial public release of Software

 

5. REQUIREMENTS

In order to be able to install and use your Software, please first observe the following requirements:

  • Operating System Requirements:
    -Software requires Windows Operating System (7 or higher)
    Refer to requirements for Windows 7 independently.
    - .Net framework v4 or higher 

  • Hardware Requirements:
    - Free disc space requirement: ~10MB
    - RAM requirement: ~10MB
    - FSX DUAL-GA / FSX DUAL-H / FSX DUAL-M, with FSX PTT switches
    Refer to FSX DUAL requirements independently

6. INSTALLATION

  • Once you have downloaded your Software (as emailed to you and made available to you via download link when you purchased the Software), you will need to install the Software it in order to use it.

  • Step 1: Click: FSX PTT Mapper.msi, to start the installation process.
    Ensure the Publisher of the Software is “Flight Sounds Ltd”.

  • Step 2: Follow the instructions on Screen.

  • Step 3: Once installed, you may open the Software.

 

7. USING YOUR SOFTWARE

NB: Prior to Activating your Software (section 8), the Software will be limited. However, it is recommend that you test the Software on your computer before Activation - to ensure compatibility. Once your software has been activated it is unable to be refunded.

  • Ensure the MASTER PTT Switch on the rear of FSX DUAL is turned OFF. 
    - FSX PTT Mapper is designed only to work with individual FSX PTT Switches.

  • Select your chosen PTT keyboard character from the “PTT Character” drop down menu
    - You may select individual character keys, or combination keys – such as Shift or Control.

  • Click the “Start” button to start mapping the PTT buttons to the character keys.

    FSX PTT Mapper Features

  • Test the PTT mapping functionality, by simply clicking your mouse cursor into the “PTT Testing” text box. Ensure the Start button has been pressed.
    - Depress your PTT switches to see your chosen character appear in the text box.
    - You many click the “Clear Text Box” to clear any entered characters.

    NB: Until the Software is Activated, it will only work approximately 1 in 10 times.

  • At any stage, you may click the “Stop” button, to stop mapping the PTT buttons to the character keys.

  • If, at any point you minimise the application window, it will continue to operate as normal and can be found in the Windows System Tray.
    - Double clicking on the FSX PTT Mapper icon in the System Tray, will bring the application window into view again.

 

  • When you have finished using your Software, you may close the application.

 

8. ACTIVATION

  • Once you have tested your Software for compatibility with your Computer system - you will need to activate it in order to unlock its full functionality.

  • Once you have verified the Software's compatibility: 
    Contact Flight Sounds Ltd, to request your Activation Email
    - If Flight Sounds have not heard from you they will provide you with an Activation Email approximately 1-2 working days after your software purchase.

  • Until the Software is Activated, it will only work approximately 1 in 10 times.

  • When you are ready to activate your Software - click the button labelled “Click to Activate”.
    - A Dialogue Box will pop up
    - Enter your Name and Email Address EXACTLY as per Activation Email provided to you by Flight Sounds.
    - Enter the Serial Key EXACTLY as per Activation Email provided to you by Flight Sounds.
    - Click Activate
    FSX PTT Mapper Activation

 

  • The software will advise you whether or not your activation has been successful.
    • If your activation was not successful, please refer to the Troubleshooting section of this User Guide.

  • If Activation has been successful: Close the program and re-open it.
    - Your Software will now work every time.

  • Note: Once your software has been activated, it is unable to be refunded.

9. TROUBLESHOOTING

  • Pressing PTT on FSX DUAL does not result in mapped keyboard character.

    Please refer to the below for appropriate diagnostics. If each step does not resolve the issue, proceed to the following step.

    - STEP 1: Ensure that your PTT switch is connected to the FSX DUAL.
    - STEP 2: Ensure that you have clicked “START” on the FSX PTT Mapper Software.
    - STEP 3: Test the PTT Key Mapping by using the built-in FSX PTT Mapper Test Text Box and also a text editor program such as Notepad.
    - STEP 4: Restart your computer.
    - STEP 5: Reinstall Software on your computer.
    - STEP 6: Install Software on another computer.
    - STEP 7: Contact Flight Sounds Ltd.

  • Unable to Activate Software
    - Ensure you enter your NAME, EMAIL (Case Sensitive) and SERIAL NUMBER EXACTLY as supplied to you from Flight Sounds