X-Mapper Lite (for X-Plane)
iOS Universal Games
“X-Mapper Lite” is a helper application for X-Plane flight simulator, which tracks the location of aircraft in the real-world map.
*This application requires full or demo version of X-Plane 9 or 10 for computer (Mac/Windows/Linux). CANNOT used with X-Plane for iPhone/iPad.
*The latest version requires iOS 6 or later. For devices with iOS 4 or iOS 5, App Store will provide older version 1.1.3.
“X-Mapper Lite” works combined with the computer version of X-Plane flight simulator. It offers a simple but useful functionality to the simulator: tracking the location and the heading of the simulated aircraft in the real-world map. It can be used for following purposes:
–Watching topography and street patterns for more precise pilotage navigation.
–Making aware of world-wide geography for more joyful sightseeing flight.
–Tracing accurate traffic patterns for more efficient training.
–Getting details of taxiways and facilities in complicated airports.
HOW TO USE
Launch X-Plane on a computer and follow in-App instructions to setup network connection. The location and heading of the simulated aircraft will be displayed with an orange icon when settings completed and a network connection established. You can switch Tracking Mode (auto scrolling) by airplane button. Other map manipulations are same as the standard “Maps” application.
You can connect up to four iPhone/iPad devices running multiple X-Mappers at the same time. Download and install X-Mapper Lite for each device.
Mac/Windows/Linux version of X-Plane 9.69, 10 or later is required to use this application: It can’t be used for iPhone/iPad version of X-Plane. Open “Obtain X-Plane” from the ⓘInfo Menu for ordering the full version or downloading the free Demo version.
UPGRADING TO PRO EDITION
The enhanced version “X-Mapper Pro” is also available as a paid application. The Pro edition includes enhancements useful for advanced flight operations such as flight path drawing, sophisticated flight yoke using the motion sensor and full-featured avionics panel.
Please refer to help message in the application for detailed instructions.
Version 1.2.2 fixes the layout disorder on iOS 9.3 as well as gets the screen layout optimized for new devices such as iPhone 6.