New Hotkeys for firebox doors, operating regulator, cut-off, injectors
provides the following additional keyboard functionality:
doors open/close KP 1, KP End
Regulator open W, Full stop, KP 8, KP up
Regulator close S, Slash, KP 2, KP down
Reverser forward F, KP Star
Reverser reverse R, KP Slash
Injector increase I
Injector decrease O
Blower increase N
Blower decrease Shift N
note: KP = Keypad located on the right of your keyboard)
Major improvements to steam physics
Steam locos function more prototypically.
can be left on standby with their resources being consumed
at a prototypical rate. The rates of coal, water and steam
consumption have been reduced when a loco is unattended.
Cab Mode, consumption of coal, water and steam is more prototypical
speeds have been checked against available prototypical data
and corrected for all steam engines.
cab interiors for Mallard and Flying Scotsman
on research carried out at the National Railway Museum in York.
representative of Gresley's cab interior characteristics taking
into account changes over time.
Loading & caching optimizations
now load on average 10 to 30% faster.
AI trains no longer prefer driving left
using the 'Drive' command previously always took the left route
at junctions where possible. Now they proceed through the junction
without changing it if the track ahead is clear. If the track
ahead is blocked, a more appropriate track will be chosen.
Scenery objects animating correctly
includes objects such as windmills, balloons, etc.
Scenario scripts can be encrypted using the supplied encryption
enables the protection of 3rd party script development.
Individual Driver Orders can be deleted
hold control and click on any visible order to remove unwanted
Trainz Download Helper improvements (Lots of thanks to the
Trainz Community for their many suggestions)
Download Helper now supports saving backup copies of CDP archives
to a path that you specify.
Download Helper and the integrated Trainz Exchange supports resume
of downloads allowing you to continue installing after an interrupted
Download Helper supports Ultimate Trainz Collection.
Better handling of duplicate KUIDs
custom content is installed that duplicates Auran supplied TRS2004
content, TRS2004 will move the duplicate content to a 'removed
multiple copies of the same custom content are installed, TRS2004
will choose a single version of the content and ignore the others.
Download Station Enhancements
formatted content can obsolete KUID formatted content.
Content can be set as invisible on the Download Station but able
to be downloaded via the Download Helper application.
following unpublicized Download Station enhancements are available
is available on the Download Station and downloadable via
the Trainz Download Helper.
can be linked to a third party website for downloading and
is downloadable via the Trainz Download Helper.