Getting Started With SIM Race LCD (Readme First)


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Two EKSIMRacing software must be installed prior to enjoy your new SIM Race LCD Device. SLIMax Manager SIM Display Edition and VDASH-EMU For SIM Race LCD Display emulator (a special dedicated version of VDASH-EMU for your SIM race LCD device).

  • SLIMax Manager SIM Display Edition allows you to take the full control of leds, digits, buttons, encoders and switches of your usb device.
  • SLIMax Virtual Dash Emulator For SIM Race LCD ( VDASH-EMU For SIM Race LCD ) is a hardware display emulator for Windows 7/8/8.1/10 working with your SIM Race LCD device. It contains already the emulation of 4 displays ready to use + up to 44 pages for your own custom displays created with the integrated editor.

Enjoy your SIM Race LCD and the  powerful emulator with more than 60 games/simulations and fully managed by SLIMax Manager SIM Display Edition

Download Latest SLIMax Manager SIM Display Edition
Click the DOWNLOAD button to get the latest version of SLIMax Manager SIM Display Edition (more than 60 simulations/games supported).

VDASH-EMU

 

Download Latest VDASH-EMU FOR SIM RACE LCD and SLIMax Mgr SIM Display Edition

(Reminder: a SIM Race LCD device and Windows 64Bit are required)

 



I. QUICK INSTALLATION

1. Connect your SIM Race LCD to usb
2. Run the VDASH-EMU for SIM Race LCD

Read the following instructions to get started (see the link below)

Watch this video to see how to get your SIM Race LCD and VDASH-EMU licenses:

  • Make sure you are connected to the internet
  • Plug the usb device to your computer preferably to an USB 2.0 or HUB USB 2.0 port
  • Download and install the latest SLIMax Manager SIM Display Edition As Administrator
  • Download and intall the VDASH-EMU For SIM Race LCD As Administrator (A SPECIAL VERSION FOR YOUR SIM Race LCD Device)
  • Run the VDASH-EMU For SIM Race LCD (see below the link to VDASH-EMU User Guide)
  • When VDASH-EMU is ready Run SLIMax Manager SIM Display Edition (see below the link to Getting Started Documentation)
  • Click No button and follow the registration instructions
  • Click the REGISTER button in the Registration Information window when prompted to do so
  • Make your donation and then create your software support account if you do not have one
  • A notification is sent to you within 24h maximum when your donation and your account are validated (check your SPAM or JUNK folder if you didn’t get it)

 

II. GET YOUR LICENSE AUTOMATICALLY

After Your Donation And Creation Of Your Support Account And Notification Email Received:

Once you have received your email notification (check your SPAM folder) to confirm the creation of your support account, repeat the process above in the Quick Installation chapter, but this time click on the YES button to get your license automatically

SLIMax Manager SIM Display Edition will fetch all your licenses from our licensing server AUTOMATICALLY.

REMINDER: you need to create your support account to get the notification email.

 



III. HOW TO REGISTER YOUR SUPPORT ACCOUNT:

if you do not have a support account get your SIM Race LCD serial number and click the blue button REGISTER below to create your account.

Take time to register your support account to get exclusive content and access the software support forum. ENTER THE SERIAL NUMBER OF SIM RACE LCD device SRLXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  (do not enter the VDASH-EMU Serial number).

Copy the serial number (useful during the registration process):

 

Click the REGISTER button to create your support account if you are not yet registered:

 



IV. FIRST INSTUCTIONS (abstract)
(This notification is sent after your donation and your support account are validated):

Please read the documentation on EKSIMRacing website, search the FAQs and check video tutorials to get started with SLIMax Manager SIM Display Edition and VDASH-EMU.

The licenses are associated to the your SIM Race LCD (VDASH-EMU For SIM Race LCD v1.1-30+ and SLIMax Mgr SIM Display Edition are required).

USE THE SPECIAL DEDICATED VERSION of VDASH-EMU For SIM Race LCD (Do Not Use The VDASH-EMU For Windows with your SIM Race LCD device)

*IMPORTANT READ THE FOLLOWING:*

Make sure the SIM Race LCD board is plugged and the VDASH-EMU For SIM Race LCD is running on your PC with “Waiting for SLIMax Manager …”, SLIMax Manager will attempts to get your license online on first run. Watch the video tutorial above to learn how to download and install the license automatically.

*IMPORTANT*: Read the notes related to FPS in Getting Started section. You need to cap your frame rate ( fps ) in simulation/game settings to give some CPU to VDASH-EMU For Windows as it runs on same PC as the game / simulation. However, it is ALWAYS highly recommended to cap frame rate (fps) of simulation or game.

VDASH-EMU Getting Started – User Guides – Guide d’utilisation – Guida utente
(all you need to know to start with the emulator VDASH-EMU for SIM Race LCD):

http://www.eksimracing.com/help-user-guides/