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Exterior model/cameras with clickable mouserects

For a future idea make the exterior model have clickable mouserects so we can have pre flight checklist walk around with clickable actions. Which also means the exterior cameras would have the same clickable actions. Right now i can create a checklist with actions but only using interior cameras. So we also need exterior cameras for the checklist. But the other purpose of the exterior model having clickable actions is that we can use external cameras and anytime and perform actions. But please make sure that you CAN'T click these action between EXT/INT models as this would not be a good thing. Please upvote!!!

1. Make the exterior model allow mouserects.

2. Include new exterior cameras. Make a new category under aircraft as 'actions'.

3. Allow the checklist to use the new exterior cameras.

4. Do not let the exterior or the interior model mouserects work at the same time.

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Vitus commented

I would love to see this too! So much could be done if we were able to interact with the exterior.

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MV-JimStewart commented Flysimware edited

I'd welcome this, there's so much interactivity that could be added. Although it's possible to manipulate the interior camera views to achieve something similar, it's certainly less then ideal, and requires you to dynamically hide external mouse rects so that they aren't inadvertently clicked on by the pilot when 'inside' the aircraft.

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Yep we did this and found now that we have several touchscreens that have the bug where you can click through the LCD we had to remove the exterior mouserects using the interior cameras.

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