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A10C CMS keybinds and different behaviour with new update (DCS 2.5.6.61527.3)


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Hello.

 

With the new update the functionality of the CMS keybindings in A10C appears to have changed.

 

As of DCS 2.5.6.61527.3

CMS Z axis now runs the selected CMS programme

CMS UP = 1 Flare

CMS DOWN = 1 Chaff

CMS Left = 6 Flares

CMS Right = 6 Chaff

 

This doesn't match with the manual and what it was doing yesterday before the update

CMS Z used to activate the ECM pod

CMS Up used to run the selected program

CMS Down used to stop the selected program

CMS Left/Right used to cycle between programs

 

Have tried to reinstall the A10C module and repair game files (both repair options) with no success. I have no modifications.

 

Can't find any changes on the latest changelog for A10C.

 

How do I activate the ECM pod now?

 

Cheers

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Hello,

 

I have the same issue as keks166. Functionality of CMS switch has changed since latest update of stable.

Functions are now as stated above by keks166.

I also have no mods.

 

Thanks.


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Just had a look in the A10C II user manual and I guess this is the new functionality.

newcms.png

FYI: Can keybind CMSP Next Up Roary and CMSP Next Down Rotary to cycle through the programs quickly


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  • 1 month later...

I know there has been no DCS update since this was reported, but the A-10C manual still has the outdated CMS description and should be updated to match the new functionality of the CMS switch.

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On 4/13/2021 at 4:45 AM, Yurgon said:

I know there has been no DCS update since this was reported [...]

 

... there has been now, but the manual has not been updated at all with the initial 2.7 OpenBeta, so the problem remains.

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Is this CMS button switch mapping change to match the A-10 C II going to stay like this on the A-10 C?

Just curious to know if this was the actual behavior of the CMS switch on real A-10 C?

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On 10/10/2021 at 3:41 PM, lwalter said:

Is this CMS button switch mapping change to match the A-10 C II going to stay like this on the A-10 C?

Just curious to know if this was the actual behavior of the CMS switch on real A-10 C?

anybody knows?

is the CMS switch behaviour exactly the same between A10C and A10CII or is it only in DCS?

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DCS World | Bf109 | Fw190 A8/D9 | P47 | P51 | Spitfire | I16 | C101 | L39 | F86F | MiG15 | MiG19 | MiG21 | FC3 | A10C | AJS37 | AV8BNA | F5 | F14 | F16 | F/A18 | M2000 | JF17 | Christen Eagle | Yak52 | SA342 | UH1H | Mi8 | Ka50 | Combined Arms | NS430 | Persian Gulf | Normandy | Channel | Syria | NTTR | WWII Assets

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