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P3D v4 Landing light effect (need help)

Discussion in 'Special Effects General' started by kalong, 1 Oct 2017.

  1. kalong

    kalong

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    has been struggle to make landing light has wide area when on ground and can't use dynamic landing light when taxiing. how to make landing light effect can give wider range on ground?
    on ground
    2017-10-1_19-9-12-527.jpg

    when hover about 30 feet from ground, landing splash going wider
    2017-10-1_19-10-19-312.jpg
    2017-10-1_19-10-49-5.jpg


    tilting direction of polygon axis, doesn't give much effect.

    2nd:
    why by rename fx_landing.fx to another name make dynamic effect doesn't work?

    thanks
     
  2. n4gix

    n4gix Resource contributor

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    Unfortunately, the fx_landing.fx file is tied to a function in the sim itself. It is that function that generates the "ground splash" for the landing/taxi lights. That is why you cannot use a custom .fx file as a 'replacement' for the default...
     

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