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| Installing the Citation II | Installing the Dornier DO228

Before you install your Carenado aircraft, you may need to download various microsoft redistributable files to allow certain functions to work.

The files can be found here

Installing the Citation II | Activation | Flight Control Profile |

Installing the Dornier DO228 | Activation | Flight Control Profile |

Installing the Citation II Top of Page
  1. Login to your account on the carenado website
  2. Click on Downloads
  3. Click on XCE2300
  4. The file will now download to your local machine
  5. Still on the Carenado website, click Dashboard
  6. Copy the serial number for the S550 Citation II XPLANE 11 to notepad
  7. Open your Downloads folder and using your file extraction software unzip the file XCE2300
  8. Once unzipped, the file opens to the file Carenado S550_Citation_II_v1.2
  9. Finally, copy the file Carenado S550_Citation_II_v1.2 to the file X-Plane 11 - Aircraft - Laminar Research. Paste in the Aircraft folder
Activating the Citation II - Back to Top

  1. Launch X Plane 11
  2. Click Start New Flight
  3. Click on the Citation II
  4. Select an Airport
  5. Click Start Flight
  6. The simulation will now load and an activation box will appear
    My activation box hasnít appeared - what do I do?
  7. When the activation box appears,copy the serial number
  8. Click Paste on the activation box
  9. Click Activate - after a few seconds the activation box will turn green meaning the aircraft has been activated
  10. On the overhead menu, click Developer > click Reload Current Aircraft - the aircraft will now reload fully activated


Citation II Flight Controls Profile - Back to Top

Saitek Yoke

  1. Pitch - Y Axis - Remember to remove function from joystick if needed
  2. Roll - X Axis - Remember to remove function from joystick if needed
  3. Saitek Throttle Quadrant

  4. Function 3 (Y Axis) - Speedbrake - Y Axis Left lever - Remember to remove duplicate function from joystick if needed
  5. Function 2 (Y Axis) - Throttle Levers (BOTH) - Y Axis Left lever - Remember to remove duplicate function from joystick if needed
  6. Function 1 (Y Axis) - Flap Lever - Y Axis Left lever - Remember to remove duplicate function from joystick if needed
  7. Logitech Joysitck

  8. Function 3 - Reverse Thrust




Dornier DO228 Top of Page
  1. Login to your account on the carenado website
  2. Click on Downloads
  3. Click on Installer XDO100
  4. The file will now download to your local machine
  5. Still on the Carenado website, click Dashboard
  6. Copy the serial number for the DO228 100 HD SERIES XPLANE 11 to notepad
  7. Open your Downloads folder and using your file extraction software unzip the file XDO100.zip
  8. Once unzipped, the file opens to the file Carenado DO228_XP11_v1.2
  9. Finally, copy the file Carenado DO228_XP11_v1.2 to the file X-Plane 11 - Aircraft - Laminar Research. Paste in the Aircraft folder
Activating the Dornier DO228 - Top of Page
  1. Launch X Plane 11
  2. Click Start New Flight
  3. Click on the Dornier DO228
  4. Select an Airport
  5. Click Start Flight
  6. The simulation will now load and an activation box will appear
    My activation box hasnít appeared - what do I do?
  7. When the activation box appears, tick Activate automatically > click Next
  8. Copy the serial number
  9. Click Paste
  10. Click Next - after a few seconds you will see a message advising the aircraft has been activated
  11. Click Developer > Reload the current aircraft


Dornier DO228 Flight Controls Profile - Back to Top

Saitek Yoke

  1. Pitch - Y Axis - Remember to remove function from joystick if needed
  2. Roll - X Axis - Remember to remove function from joystick if needed
  3. Saitek Throttle Quadrant

  4. Function 3 (Y Axis) - Throttle - Y Axis Left lever
    Click black button under Reverse to allow full throttle range
  5. Mouse to control Feather levers
    Click black button under Feather to allow full feather range
  6. Function 2 (Y Axis) - \throttle (BOTH) - Y Axis Left lever
  7. Function 1 (RIGHT LEVER) (Y Axis) - Flap Lever - Y Axis Left lever
  8. Logitech Joysitck

  9. Forward Backward switch - Prop Reverse