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MSFS Pilots Loading up Half Outside of Cabins?!

Hey all,

I have tried all my tricks at getting pilots to load properly, but now and then, at least 1 out of 10, probably more, they will load sitting outside of the cabin, half way out...

If I move them inwards, they are too close together. If I link them to a new dummy, or unlink them it makes no difference, they still malfunction intermittently.

Anyone know of a fix?

Many thanks for any thoughts or theories.


Bill
LHC
 
Not much I can tell to help you, just so much:
I've seen that with the ATSim Piaggio 149 too, so you're not alone with that bug.:rolleyes:
 
There are others. With the pilots, side by side, it is happening quite a bit.
I have tried all sorts of things to fix this. Nothing seems to work
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I've seen this with one of my models. For me the pilot sits in the correct place, but for another user he's shifted about 6 feet forward. No idea what's causing it though.
 
Yep...


hate it... :( Hopefully we'll figure it out soon. I wonder why it doesnt happen with Asobo planes? We must be missing something....
 
A component to the mystery is.... it occurs every so often, like 1 out of 5 times. For those several times, it's fine. Then it malfunctions. So its intermittent. What would be intermittent? Cant be weather because I loaded up a presaved flight with saved weather over and over, and it did this. So its not a weather trigger. Something must be triggering this.
 
It occurred to me. I have the people slightly pressed into the seat, for realism. I wonder if its creating a collision issue with the sim placement of the pilots... I'm going to test that theory.
 
I believe the issue is pilots touching seats. Raising the pilot nodes up caused the planes not to have issues, however the pilots heads were rising out of the roof. I am lowering my seats a bit to see if I can cause this to stop. I had 12 successful bootups in MSFS with pilot nodes moved upwards. I did move the seats downwards and retested with original pilot node heights so their heads werent coming out of the roof and the issue persisted, lasting 3 bootups until it happened at bootup 4.

Pilot node collision with seats.......! Either move your pilot nodes up, or move your seats down, or both.
 
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