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by Silk
Sat Oct 27, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: This weekend
Replies: 9
Views: 562
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Re: This weekend

Il-2 is the only program I currently run in VR, so yes, it only happens when I'm playing that. Il-2 is also the only Steam game I'm running right now, so it all makes troubleshooting that much more difficult. I don't run without the OTT as that turns off ASW for me and keeps it off. It is also set s...
by Silk
Sat Oct 27, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: This weekend
Replies: 9
Views: 562
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Re: This weekend

Yes, those are the performance monitor type screens that I've been getting pop up occasionally in the past and the monitoring reports that I mention in post #1 - I believe that they're caused by if I press on the middle mouse button when trying to scroll, so I try to be very careful. Nothing to do w...
by Silk
Sat Oct 27, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: This weekend
Replies: 9
Views: 562
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Re: This weekend

It brings up one or more of the VR Monitoring graphs from Oculus, the Steam VR page for Il-2, and then starts to talk as if wanting to be configured. As these are elements from at least two different VR apps, I'm lost with what to do. I've seen that link as well and that's what I was trying when I s...
by Silk
Sat Oct 27, 2018 3:00 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: This weekend
Replies: 9
Views: 562
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This weekend

There is a good chance that I will not fly on Sunday unless I can stop this voice recognition thing kicking off when I'm wearing my Rift. I have no idea whether it is Oculus or Steam VR that is launching it, It doesn't seem to respond to the Oculus Voice commands to do anything (which is how you are...
by Silk
Fri Oct 26, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: Flight controls - re convo on WhatsApp
Replies: 17
Views: 988
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Re: Flight controls - re convo on WhatsApp

Sorry, I missed the question. Yes, I have almost no issues with the pedals and absolutely none about ruggedness or operation. As Sparky says, they can 'migrate' a little even on carpet. I suspect that if one were to make a kind of frame for holding them and put something like velcro or rubber on the...
by Silk
Fri Oct 26, 2018 9:58 am
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: Flight controls - re convo on WhatsApp
Replies: 17
Views: 988
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Re: Flight controls - re convo on WhatsApp

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This is for the ordinary Gladiator. The only real difference is that the Pro doesn't have the twist grip. It's amazing how many button combinations you can get on one stick.
by Silk
Fri Oct 26, 2018 9:55 am
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: Flight controls - re convo on WhatsApp
Replies: 17
Views: 988
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Re: Flight controls - re convo on WhatsApp

Not replacing them at all, Gosho. At least not yet. they all work pretty well. My only issue at the moment is that the Oculus Voice thing keeps trying to kick in when I'm playing the game at the moment and I need to get it permanently turned off. Only started on Tuesday, so not affected Ops yet than...
by Silk
Thu Oct 25, 2018 3:36 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: Flight controls - re convo on WhatsApp
Replies: 17
Views: 988
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Re: Flight controls - re convo on WhatsApp

I just realised - the pic of the throttle is only the back side

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by Silk
Thu Oct 25, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: Flight controls - re convo on WhatsApp
Replies: 17
Views: 988
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Flight controls - re convo on WhatsApp

Andy - regarding the convo on WhatsApp https://i.imgur.com/k8pIjdW.jpg VKB Gladiator Pro (Original) https://c1.neweggimages.com/ProductImage/26-280-081-05.jpg TWCS Throttle http://www.thrustmaster.com/en_UK/products/twcs-throttle https://www.bhphotovideo.com/images/images750x750/thrustmaster_2960764...
by Silk
Wed Oct 24, 2018 10:49 am
Forum: No.6 Operational Training Unit
Topic: Feldwebel Fritz leaves Kalach
Replies: 19
Views: 1173
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Re: Feldwebel Fritz leaves Kalach

Welcome Fritz. Please report to the Mission Designers' Ready Room. If Bunny is already in there with Hatter please try to ignore them and whatever you do don't let Dutch know about it.
by Silk
Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: Tweaking graphics settings
Replies: 3
Views: 309
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Re: Tweaking graphics settings

Cowboy, that's natural and the whole point of the camouflage paint jobs :)
by Silk
Mon Oct 08, 2018 4:33 pm
Forum: Tangmere Pilots Guest Room
Topic: Welcome Guests.
Replies: 243
Views: 36253
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Not sure what Merlin is using for OTUs at the moment - I've done four sets of missions for it - summer and winter for Lagg3 and Bf-109 (possibly the F2?).

Welcome anyway :)
by Silk
Sun Oct 07, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: DO NOT RUN THE MOST RECENT MANUAL WINDOWS UPDATE! DATA LOSS POSSIBLE!
Replies: 3
Views: 322
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Re: DO NOT RUN THE MOST RECENT MANUAL WINDOWS UPDATE! DATA LOSS POSSIBLE!

All due respect, but that sounds like bunkum to me. Nothing distributed by Microsoft is going to delete your data then delete itself, it just doesn't happen. Stay with official MS updates and you'll be fine.
by Silk
Sun Oct 07, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: Oculus Visibility / Graphics settings
Replies: 13
Views: 780
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Re: Oculus Visibility / Graphics settings

I use OTT still Reg - open that first, have default ASW set to off, then open Steam VR and open the game from in there.
by Silk
Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Tangmere Repair Hangar
Topic: Oculus Visibility / Graphics settings
Replies: 13
Views: 780
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Re: Oculus Visibility / Graphics settings

In-game set it to lower resolution. Don't touch your VR settings.