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  1. I think I found the problem. I had wind lock on in AS 16 for ATC arrival. I turned it off, and now wind is correct.
  2. Still having problem with weather at landing airport. wind only. Using AS 16. Just landed at KSJC, EFB said the wind was 170 at 4 knots. The baro pressure is correct, temp OK, but the wind is not correct. AS 16 has the wind at 360 at knots, alng with two other programs that I use that report the wind, like landing rate monitor. . I have tried hitting the refresh button, but the wind is stuck under the arrival airport on the right side of screen. By the way , The AC ambient wind is correct at 000 at 6 knots. This happened yesterday to, on another flight where landing airport wind was reported incorrectly. clientLogfile.txt clientLogfile-1.txt
  3. Not sure if this is relevant, but I ran latest EFB ( server and client) update this morning. Shooting approach to KMSY, MY ATC program ( PFE) had the correct wind 070 at 9mph, and so did AS 16. The wind indicated in EFB was showing 270 at 12 knots. I have never had this happen before. Any ideas ?
  4. You are a genius ( applause) That was the problem. Even though I disabled the add on scenery for KMSP, which is problematic apparently, it was still being read by EFB, whbich was listed on the "info" page ( took me awhile to find that) I removed the add on scenery from the folder, totally, reran the DB builder, and now everything is working. Thanks. Great support for EFB.
  5. Only this airport has this problem. I always use the Q400. I have scan all sceneries checked. I disabled add on scenery by deselecting it in P3D scenery menu. I disabled My Traffic scenery with that airport by naming the bgl. passive. So the only scenery that should be active now is P3D default for KMSP. Only thing that has me confused is I can't locate the default bgl for KMSP.
  6. I had an add on scenery for KMSP. I disabled it, ran DB builder again, and now have just stock P3D v 3.4 KMSP scenery. Prfl filter on/off no difference. P3D sees all the airline Gates, A though G. PF3 assigns correct Gates when landing. Moving map shows all gates, with AI aircraft parked at some. It is just the Taxi list, that only shows general Aviation Ramp numbers. Client_201902101604.txt.zipServer_201902101604.txt.zip
  7. At KSMP airport, the moving map shows all the parking places and gates from A to G. When I go to the Taxi menu and check Taxi in, all I see is GA ramp parking places. Any solution. I have rebuilt the data base in P3D .
  8. I fixed it. Turned out that something must have happened to my default KPIT Afcad. When I launched KPIT from the P3D menu, it was using My Traffic 6 KPIT BGL. I guess that EFB doesn't like that, so the airport and all teh taxiways etc. never showed up in EFB, just the aircraft and the AI . I downloaded a new version of KPIT, and now everything works.
  9. Fly EFB all the time with P3D version 3.4. Tried a flight from KDCA to KPIT, and EFB says it cannot find the destination airport. I rebuilt database, and still no luck. I can go to KPIT in P3D with no problem, so the KPIT scenery is correct. I can also load up Plan G3 moving map, and it shows KPIT and my aircraft at the proper place. I just updated Navigraph to the latest version, and I am wondering, could this problem of EFB not seeing KPIT, even if I search for it in the EFB airport menu, be caused by a Airac issue? Not sure how to troubleshoot this problem. Just seems like EFB cannot see this airport.
  10. Took me 0.3 seconds to find this using Google. https://www.windowscentral.com/how-exclude-files-and-folders-windows-defender-antivirus-scans https://www.technipages.com/bypass-download-failed-virus-detected-messages
  11. Just to see, I downloaded server with Windows 7 and Webroot total protection and scanned the file after. Comes up clean, and Webroot is an excellent Antivirus.
  12. Get Simbrief. It is a flight planner, free, and exports to just about any addon including EFB V2 https://www.simbrief.com/home/index.php
  13. If you use Simbrief for your flight plan, you can export the plan with one click into both EFB V2 and PMDG as well as a couple of dozen other aircraft using the simbrief downloader . https://www.simbrief.com/home/index.php
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