Accessory Configuration, Smoke Fluid Loader


This help page will teach you to complete the configuration of your placeholder accessory icon so you can use it to operate a command-controlled Smoke Loader.

You are going to turn this: ACC_Generic into this: ACC_Smoke_Fluid_Loader

Requirements


Before following these instructions, you should have positioned a placeholder accessory icon on a custom control panel, following these directions. The placeholder icon should be selected. It’s TMCC ID should be set to match that of your accessory. Your screen should resemble the image shown below:
Accessory02 Placed Selected

To finish configuring your Smoke Fluid Loader Accessory


  • Tap the Gear/Configuration icon. The Accessory Configuration panel appears.
  • Touch the photo of the default Gantry crane and swipe right-to-left to reveal the Smoke Fluid Loader as shown below.

Accessory08 type Fluid ACC

There are two versions of the command controlled Smoke Fluid Loader, one using an Engine Address, the other using an Accessory address. Refer to your smoke fluid loader user’s guide for more information.

To choose the control type matching your accessory’s setting:
  • Tap the double-triangle icon in the upper right of the Accessory Configuration panel. It will toggle between Engine ID (ENG ID) and Accessory ID (ACC ID). Choose the control type matching your accessory’s setting.
  • Tap anywhere outside the Accessory Configuration panel to close it.

To complete the configuration process:
  • Tap the Save button on the upper-right portion of the screen.

Your newly added icon is configured and ready for use! Tap the icon to view its controls, refer to the Accessory Operation help section for more information.