X-Mapper Lite (for X-Plane)
“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.
***iOS 8 KNOWN ISSUE*** The application language may be forced into Japanese with non-English system of iOS 8. If you have accidentally got Japanese with the App, you have to setup the second language as English: Go to “Settings > General > Language & Region > Other Languages… (or equivalent of your language),” select “English” from the list and tap “Done.” Then reply “Keep (your language)” when a dialog appears. Sorry for inconvenience. The fix is on the way.
“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 1.2.0 changes the net connection scheme, that allows multi-device connection. Also, refines the user interface to adapt iOS 7 as well as includes other fixes and improvements.
*From this version on, iOS 6 or later is required. For devices with iOS 4 or iOS 5, App Store will provide older version 1.1.3.
NET CONNECTION SCHEME CHANGED
We have decided to change the net connection scheme from one using X-Plane Remote channel to EFIS App channel, that makes it more stable and efficient. Since the X-Plane-side settings also are changed from previous, please refer to the subsequent message for the new setting procedure.
ALLOWS MULTI-DEVICE CONNECTION
As the net connection scheme changed, it now allows you to connect up to four iPone/iPad devices running multiple X-Mappers at the same time. Assign each device’s IP address to each EFIS App channel of X-Plane.
USER INTERFACE REFINEMENTS FOR iOS 7
The App’s user interface has been refined to adapt to new systems such as iOS 7, iPhone 5 and newer ones. Although minor changes have been brought into the design and the layout, the basic operations are same as previous version.
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