Forza Horizon 5 (FH5), Forza Horizon 4 (FH4) and Forza Motorsport 7 (FM7) Plugins have been updated, select “Check For Update” to get the latest software.
Setup the UDP port in game settings DATA ON IP Address (loopback): 127.0.0.1 Default UDP Port: 7777 for FM7 9999 for FH4 5555 for FH5 (select data type “Car Dash” for FM7)
“Car Dash” must be selected in FM7 game settings to work.
VERY IMPORTANT: loopback of UWP app like forza game could be disabled on your game installation which prevent to receive telemetry, search the web if you can’t communicate with your game. This a Microsoft issue and not related to our software and can be fixed with a simple command line.
Common Errors: – plugins not activated – UDP port not setup correctly – CAR DASH not selected in FM7 game settings – other app is running on same UDP port (this is not possible without a UDP sim-racing proxy server, – check our website for more info on proxy server) – Network isolation, loopback is disabled in UWP app like Forza games
The old VDASH-EMU ButtonBox (2015 gen. 1) vs the New V2RButtonBox (2021 generation 2)
VDASH-EMU is a virtual racing dash MAINLY which displays telemetry from racing game supported by SLIMax Manager Pro only.
The virtual button-box integrated in VDASH-EMU is limited to 32 buttons and works with a char mapping system to simulate keystroke.
VDASH-EMU can also be bridged with a teensy LC usb controller ($12) with the first generation of V2R technology which makes char mapping unnecessary.
Software license requires a donation per emulator (tablet).
Hardware Capabilities standalone: none with the usb controller: 32 buttons
VDASH-EMU displays telemetry information from racing game supported by SLIMax Manager Pro with a basic button-box.
Software license is bonded to the dedicated tablet.
V2RButtonBox is a powerful REAL TIME virtual button-box using the 2nd generation of V2RBox technology to be usable like a REAL (physical) button-box and compatible with ANY game or software using joystick inputs (buttons, encoders, axes).
Software license requires one donation only + $12 for the Teensy LC usb controller which is available everywhere. Software license covers UNLIMITED button-box emulator running on Android or Windows (we recommend a large dedicated Android tablet for real time usage).
Hardware Capabilities: 64 buttons + 6 axes per controller (up to 256 buttons+26 axes with 4 controllers).
V2RButtonBox is universal and much more powerful than gen 1 and dedicated to button-box usage for fly-sim, sim-racing, post prod audio/video control, 3D controller and any software using joystick inputs.
Software license is bonded to the usb controller with unlimited button-box emulators (tablet Android or Windows).
V2RMIDIBox And V2RButtonBox the ultimate virtual MIDI machine and button-box device are available for download (2021-12-15)
They use the latest generation (2021) of Virtual To Real (V2R) technology.
A powerful and real time technology to build a infinity of *REAL* machine (Button-box, MIDI controller, any control surface, MIDI drum pad, MIDI launcher pad, Video and 3D post production controller, Lightroom controller, Lighting MIDI controller, etc.) compatible with any game or any MIDI or DAW Music software and running on your Windows and Android tablet.
V2RBox MC1 Controller based on PJRC USB Teensy LC device $12 USD
Software license requires a minimum donation in USD for the USB V2RBOX controller Unlimited V2RButtonBox and V2RMidiBox included with your license
V2RMIDIBox for Windows and Android the virtual and fully customizable MIDI controller is coming soon. Powered by the V2R (Virtual To Real) technology it’s real time and compatible with DAW, video/photo post production or any software using MIDI. The starter kit included contains “ready to use” MIDI controller templates. A very good base to create your own MIDI controller or control surface.