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havan_ironoak [Vehicle window] Changed "Turn" to "Reverse" added the double reverse bit.Added sell at depot verbiage
management:linesandvehicles [2018/07/02 15:29] (current)
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 Even when set to "​Automatic",​ an initial default cargo type will be shown when leaving the depot for the first time.  e.g. Road freight vehicles generally show "​logs"​ as their initial default but will change when first loaded. ​ Even when set to "​Automatic",​ an initial default cargo type will be shown when leaving the depot for the first time.  e.g. Road freight vehicles generally show "​logs"​ as their initial default but will change when first loaded. ​
  
-Units set to a specific cargo type may be reset by returning them to the depot. Likewise, those set to "​automatic at purchase time can be re-purposed for a specific cargo type at any depot. ​+Units set to a specific cargo type may be reset by returning them to the depot. Likewise, those set to "​automatic" ​at purchase time can be re-purposed for a specific cargo type at any depot. ​
  
 Besides trains, vehicles usually can't be linked together in the vanilla game. When buying trains, wagons will automatically link to the last bought locomotive. ​ Besides trains, vehicles usually can't be linked together in the vanilla game. When buying trains, wagons will automatically link to the last bought locomotive. ​
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 ==== Create and manage lines ===== ==== Create and manage lines =====
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 +{{ :​management:​linemanger.jpg?​250|}}
  
 Lines are created and manged via the line manager. Click on the respective button in the menu bar to open it. Lines are created and manged via the line manager. Click on the respective button in the menu bar to open it.
  
-{{ :​management:​linemanger.jpg?​250|}} 
  
 **Create a new line** **Create a new line**
  
-Click “New line” to create an empty line or select an existing line from the list to edit it. Lines can be filtered by transportation mode or by visibility on the screen.+Click the “New line” ​button ​to create an empty line or select an existing line from the list to edit it. Lines can be filtered by transportation mode or by visibility on the screen.
  
-{{ :​management:​mixstations.jpg?200|}}+{{ :​management:​newline.jpg?200|}}
  
 **Add a station** **Add a station**
  
-Click “Add station” ​(the button will activate automatically when creating a new line) and then click on a station building or icon to add it to the list.+Click the “Add station” button ​(it will activate automatically when creating a new line) and then click on a station building or icon to add it to the list.
  
 New stations will be added at the end of the list. If you select a station from the list first, new stations will be added right after the selected station. New stations will be added at the end of the list. If you select a station from the list first, new stations will be added right after the selected station.
  
-{{ :​management:​newline.jpg?200|}}+{{ :​management:​removestation.jpg?200|}}
  
 ** Remove a station** ** Remove a station**
  
-Select a station from the list and use “Remove” ​to delete ​it from the list.+Select a station from the list and click on the "​X"​ symbol ​to delete ​a stop from the list.
  
 **Frequent problems** **Frequent problems**
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 +{{ :​management:​mixstations.jpg?​200|}}
  
 Note that mixing station types on a line (for example a bus stop and a train station) is not allowed. A warning will be displayed, and the line will not show up in the assignment list of a vehicle. As already mentioned above, the line should also contain at least two stations. You will be warned about that, too. Same for consecutive duplicate stations in a line. Note that mixing station types on a line (for example a bus stop and a train station) is not allowed. A warning will be displayed, and the line will not show up in the assignment list of a vehicle. As already mentioned above, the line should also contain at least two stations. You will be warned about that, too. Same for consecutive duplicate stations in a line.
  
-**Manual ​terminal ​selection**+**Change ​terminal ​assignment**
  
 +{{ :​management:​terminal_line.jpg?​200|}}
 {{ :​management:​terminal_station.jpg?​200|}} ​ {{ :​management:​terminal_station.jpg?​200|}} ​
  
-Terminals are assigned automatically to each stop of a line and might get redistributed every time a new line is added to a station+Terminals are assigned automatically to each stop of a line. 
  
-It is possibly to assign lines to certain terminals manually and permanently ​in the “Terminals” tab of a station, by clicking ​on the lock icon or on the line name and selecting a specific terminal.+It is possibly to change the assignment ​in the “Terminals” tab of a station, by clicking on the line name and selecting a specific terminal.
  
-\\ +Alternatively,​ a terminal can be assigned in the overview tab of a line, by clicking on the terminal number. ​
  
-{{ :​management:​terminal_line.jpg?200|}}+**Automatically fix connection problems** 
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 +{{ :​management:​terminal_notconnected.jpg?400|}}
  
-Alternatively,​ a terminal can be assigned in the overview tab of a line, by clicking ​the lock icon or on the terminal number+One or more terminals may become unreachable if the road or track network is changed ​by the player and a message will be displayed in the warnings list.
  
-The process ​can be reversed at any time by clicking ​the lock icon again or selecting ​Automatic” from the terminal list.+To fix the problem you can be reassign ​the terminals as described above or click the Try to fix problem automatically” next to the error message in the line window.
  
 ==== Way-points (trains and street vehicles only) ==== ==== Way-points (trains and street vehicles only) ====
management/linesandvehicles.1520355392.txt.gz · Last modified: 2018/03/06 17:56 by havan_ironoak