Software Mechanic

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Fixing the universe one problem at a time.

New v9 Build

Some new features have been added to the XTS product line. These are only applicable to XTS Pro and Home editions to the software. You can obtain the latest build by logging in to your account on Below you will find a list of items fixed. Sim Engine New features:-At Airplane selection on startup: […]

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Prepar3d 64bit driver update

The Prepar3d 64bit driver has been updated and uploaded to a v3.0.0. version. This build fixes some issues with throttle quadrants on Pro panel II and Pro Panel SE. You can obtain the driver on the download page free of charge.

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New 8.7 P6 Patch is online

Some more bugs have been squashed, and some hardware supported in this update.The 8.7 P6 patch is available for download on This patch is ONLY for those systems sold in the USA, by ELITE USA only.

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New Video

As things progress, we will post periodically post “how to” videos. The latest post we have uploaded, is how to wire up a serial PI-135. Stay tuned for more of these videos.  

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Some more bugs killed!

Quick update we have addressed some issues with the Prepar3D installer, let us know if you run in to more problems. Also we are happy to announce the commercial edition of our driver is available for download.  

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Did you know that ELITE had this item in their product line?

DA40/42 This device has been manufactured from a joint venture between Diamond Aircraft and Elite Simulation Solutions in 2005. Avionics Garmin G1000 Glass Cockpit GDU1040 PFD GDU 1042 MFD GMA1347 Audio Panel AutopilotBendix KingAir KAP140 Qualification Qualification level & qualifying authority FAA FTD Level 5 FNPT II Status Deactivated - not qualified Image Generator / [...]
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Windows 8 and 10 Compatibility

ELITE software is not compatible with Windows 8 or Windows 10 operating systems. Our developers are working on a solution but at this time we do not provide support for Windows 8 or 10 users.

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Prepar3D Version 3 Hardware Drivers

We currently do not have new hardware drivers for ELITE hardware in Prepar3D version 3. Our developers our working on them as quickly as possible. As soon as the drivers are available they will be posted on our website. Thank you for your understanding.

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