Ladies and Gentelman, SP5 has been released! SP5 Brings new fixes and full compatibility support for FSX:SE. Enjoy it.
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“We HIGHLY recommend that you use the CHECK FOR UPDATES function built into the ABOUT screen inside of REX 4 Texture Direct.
During the installation process, the installation wizard will ask you to identify a location where to install the upgrade. Be sure to click the “…” button and select the main folder where you originally have REX 4 – Texture Direct installed. If you do not select the correct location the upgrade will not work properly and you will have to start over.
REX 4 – TEXTURE DIRECT WITH SOFT CLOUDS (build: 4.4.2015.0115)
The following is a list of changes and fixes within Service Pack 5 (build: 4.7.2015.0818)
FIXED – Soft Clouds to make more volumetric.
FIXED – Ability to install a weather generated theme without the “save” requirement.
FIXED – Upper-atmospheric color blending.
FIXED – Community Theme drop down filter was not showing all lists appropriately.
FIXED – Suneffect.cfg file location updated to proper location during texture injection.
FIXED – Texture options window not saving options when closing REX and restarting.
FIXED – Within the Theme window, the Lightning screen was showing the title of the wrong element.
ADDED – Auto search for main folder location of feature for users of Microsoft Flight Simulator X Steam Edition.
FROM: REX 4 – TEXTURE DIRECT WITH SOFT CLOUDS BUILD 4.4.2015.0115
TO: REX 4 – TEXTURE DIRECT WITH SOFT CLOUDS BUILD 4.7.2015.0818
THIS IS THE PROCEDURE ON HOW TO INSTALL REX 4 – TEXTURE DIRECT WITH SOFT CLOUDS (SERVICE PACK 5)
I. INSTALLATION PROCESS
STEP 1 – Click on the link provided. This will automatically download the zip file. Unzip the files into a temp folder on your hard-drive. Then right click on the setup.exe file to run as the administrator to install.
STEP 2 – When the installation wizard asks you for the folder to install REX 4 – Texture Direct (Service Pack 45), click the … button and select the folder where you installed REX 4 Texture Direct (i.e – C:\REX Texture Direct).
STEP 3 – After the installation process is over, click the “FINISH” to close out the installation.
II. CONFIRMING THE NEW BUILD
After installation has completed click the desktop icon for REX 4 – Texture Direct. On the splash screen you should see the new build. The build should read: 4.7.2015.0818
III. IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR PREPAR3D USERS
In regards to the wave animation fix for Prepar3D users, you must first clear the Prepar3D shader files. Follow the steps below
STEP 1 – Navigate to C:\Users\YOUR NAME\AppData\Local\Lockheed Martin\Prepar3D v2\Shaders
STEP 2 – Delete ALL content within the folder
STEP 3 – OPEN Texture Direct
STEP 4 – Navigate to the MAIN SETTINGS/CONFIGURATION SETTING screen
STEP 5 – Within the DIRECTX area, select the option DX11 ENABLED (P3D v.2.4+) for Wave Animation
STEP 6 – Textures MUST be installed for this fix to be applied!