copying .inc files - Miata Turbo Forum - Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to Miataturbo.net   Members
 


MEGAsquirt A place to collectively sort out this megasquirt gizmo

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-30-2010, 10:51 PM   #1
Hittin' Boost & Cones
Thread Starter
iTrader: (2)
 
240_to_miata's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Cromwell, Connecticut
Posts: 2,572
Total Cats: 11
Default copying .inc files

Dumb Question:
So I was wondering if it was necessary to copy the .inc files into the project folder after burning firmware.

Quote:
IF YOU ARENT USING A STIM, UNPLUG YOUR COILS/IGNITORS!
Put a jumper on the boot pin on the MS motherboard and power up the Stim/ Ignition to ON.
Click "upload to MS" Choose the 'msns-extra_mod.s19' file in C:\EFI\ (Don't touch a thing on your computer after this or it will freeze)
It will write about 1775 lines, if it doesn’t do it again from step 2.
Unpower the MS and remove the boot jumper.
Copy the three .inc files from C:\Program Files\Easytherm into your Project Folder’s “MTCFG” folder, click yes to overwrite if prompted.
Open the Megatune Software
go to file > Configurator
under MegaTune2.25, highlight msns-extra.ini.hr10, then go to file activate.
Then File > Save.
I downloaded the generic software package on my netbook and can just open it up and choose hi-res and have no problems. I always wondered why we had to copy the .inc files.

Thanks
240_to_miata is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2010, 11:14 AM   #2
meatbag
iTrader: (50)
 
gospeed81's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Houston, TX
Posts: 7,357
Total Cats: 26
Default

I've always skipped that step as well since the little code that Brain gave me didn't work with Vista or Win7.

One time I actually had to delete the files in the project folder to get mine to run right...kinda odd.


I've asked before, and consensus is you do need to copy them over to get the right resistance values.
gospeed81 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-31-2010, 11:23 AM   #3
Boost Czar
iTrader: (61)
 
Braineack's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Chantilly, VA
Posts: 72,819
Total Cats: 1,780
Default

the .inc files are what your laptop uses to convert the raw data from the ait and clt sensors to the values you see within TS or MT. You might have flashed the MS with the correct easytherm values, but if those files aren't where they need to be or haven't been updated, your laptop will never show you correct temps.

If you are running standalone, and used the MSPNP installer, the files should be correct.

If you look at page #8 of my writeup for installing one of my built MSes for use with TS, i think it makes more sense.

http://boostedmiata.com/MS/msq/instr...uctions_TS.pdf

Ps. please dont point out all the grammar errors, I know they are there.
Braineack is online now   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Well tuned naturally aspirated example project? asmasm MEGAsquirt 21 09-23-2015 11:53 AM
Squiblez 1996 Montego blue Squiblez Build Threads 2 09-22-2015 11:17 AM
Air Coolant Correction 86-145 iparnell MEGAsquirt 2 09-13-2015 08:04 PM
Car not starting any help appreciated bruss MEGAsquirt 1 08-31-2015 11:45 AM


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:33 PM.