Vehicle Simulator includes an intuitive and simple scenery design inside the 3D environment, making it much simpler forusers to create and share content than before.The program uses fully documented formats for creating scenery, vehicles and animals, users are encouraged to get ahands on experience designing and making add-ons and to share them with others.Advanced add-ons can be created using DLLs for instrument panels, animals and scenery objects, source code for suchDLLs is given as part of the program to encourage advanced users to develop high quality content for the program.The program is fully compatible with scenery, boats and planes made for Virtual Sailor or Micro Flight, after installingthese add-ons the program imports them automatically and creates the new vehicle paramters needed for them to run.Vehicles can be edited and created inside the program and accurate physical properties can be set for them and tested infligth or sail, making the program an excellet tool for learing the phyisical properties of these vehicles and their design.Documentation and tools for designing scenery, vehicles and animals can be found on the websites of Vehicle Simulator.www.hangsim.com/vsf www.qualitysimulations.com/vsf
Minimal requirements for running Vehicle Simulator
Vehicle Simulator was designed to run on the average gaming machine specs available for 2008, however it can beadjusted to run on machines with less performance.Vehicle Simulator is built to use DirectX9 with vertex and pixel shaders 2.0 and volumetric textures.It is essential that your computer has a video card which is compatible with DirectX9.
CPU: Intel Pentium 4 2.0 GHz, Intel Core 2.0 GHz, AMD Athlon 2000 or betterRAM: 1GBVideo Card: NVIDIA GeForce 6800 GT, ATI Radeon 9800 Pro or betterVRAM: 128MB of Graphics MemorySound Card: DirectX 9.0c CompatibleOS: Microsoft Windows XP or Vista or Windows 7DirectX: DX9.0c or DX10
Obtaining more vehicles and scenery
Vehicle Simulator has several websites in which you can download more vehicles and scenery, and also get moreinformation about creating these add-ons, these sites are the main sites and from them you can access the partner siteswhich offer much more content:www.hangsim.com/vsf www.qualitysimulations.com/vsf To install vehicles and scenery follow this procedure:Copy the add-on file into the directory of the program (typically "C:\Program Files\Vehicle Simulator")Run the add-on file, and allow it to unpack itself.Run the program and examine the new vehicle or new scenery.
Running Vehicle Simulator for the first time
When you run Vehicle Simulator for the first time you will see one or more of these input screens:
The registration screen:
This screen is required for the program to identify your registration, if you have purchased your program online pleaseenter the first and last name you used for purchasing and the email you received the program to and press Ask for key.If your registration is found your key will be sent to you by email after pressing this button.
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