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    Hi just installed the ngxu into p3dv5 and running in vr mode,I changed the cdu panel config to show the cdu inside the cockpit without this adjustment when you opened the cdu it showed outside the aircraft,my problem is when the cdu panel is open I can see thru it slightly,I have adjusted the transparency in p3d settings to zero and this has slightly improved but there is no more adjustment,is there anywhere in the pmdg config I can make a transparency adjustment.

    thanks,jim McPherson

    Hi Jim,

    such an adjustment is not recommended. Can you show a screenshot what it looks like exactly? I've never had such an issue on my side, it always showed without any transparency as long as the respective setting in P3D is set accordingly.


      here is a pic taken in vr mode you can see the cdu is a bit transparent 2d mode is ok
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        I'm not a VR user, maybe VR could be related here: I'd recommend to open a support ticket with PMDG directly. The developers will probably be able to help you better with this than I can.


          Thank you,


            I'm a VR user, but I've never had this problem. It's probably a result of moving the window. All 2D panels end up outside the aircraft otherwise and I would just keep it there. Or better yet, avoid using 2D panels in the first place. I assume you're doing because the image isn't sharp enough for you to see the text clearly? If so, have you tried increasing supersampling? This will make the picture clearer at the expense of performance, but generally it's ok to increase SS quite a bit before any serious performance issues occur.
            André Hansson


              Hi I have done this with the ngx and had no problem, this is the first time I have tried this in the ngxu,I will open a ticket.