This makes VoiceAttack worth using in DCS. Have a functional conversation with AI:
remove wheel chocks
salute(initiate launch; see CNATRA P-816: CV PROCEDURES p.31: FLIGHT PROCEDURES)
traffic, or specific airfields, e.g.
anapain the Caucasus)
request taxi to runway
three, etc; use with
bogey dope(CNATRA P-828: ADVANCED NFO CAS PROCEDURES p.255, inc.
Also navigate menus on multiplayer servers using; say
Options to open the
F10 menu and
Take # to navigate (e.g.
take one two to close the menu). There’s also
cargo shortcuts into the menu.
VAICOM makes the game state available at
Crystal Palace. Try
Normally VAICOM will auto-tune radios based on who you call for whenever the
Easy Communication option is set. On multiplayer servers you don’t have control over that option, so auto-tuning will be forced on you.
For a more challenging experience on all servers, I set every instance of the
AutoTune flag to false. This disables all autotuning functions, ignoring any options you have set in the UI.
with this one. This goes in
Copy the original to
RadioCommandDialogsPanel.lua.orig; VAICOM exports this automatically by default so it shouldn’t be necessary, but you can diff against it to see every change.
No promises that this file will work for you. If it doesn’t, just search for
AutoTune and replace every
The only way to force VAICOM to not overwrite these changes every time it runs is to deny it write permission to the file.
Everyonesubfolder delete privileges; apply this to only the containing folder.
It’s not clear to me yet if this interferes with any other functionality; nothing in the manual implies that, and I don’t see anything in the files to suggest it.
Note that if you repair, or maybe even update, DCS then you may have to do this all over again.
This is just stuff to help me remember how I have DCS set up.
Virtual device to bind in DCS:
X axis: Merge Fanatec (
dev. 6) clutch (
axis 4, tab 1) and gas (
axis 2, tab 2) pedals into rudder axis.
Y axis: Use right half of TWCS (
dev. 5) rudder paddle (
axis 4) for brake.
Map left half of TWCS rudder paddle to keystroke
VR Zoom in DCS.