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A

ACOA (Adverse Change Of Aspect) - see Setting a route (basics)

Activities, Train - see Train Activities

Adjust length (of train) - see Train List window > Extreme Measures

Adverse Change Of Aspect (ACOA) - see Setting a route (basics)

Approach locking - see Setting a route (basics)

Automatic Code Insertion (ACI)


Automatic Routesetting System (ARS)


  ARS and the Train Describer - see Train Describers

  ARS Display Options - see Options

  ARS Messages - see Messages, also Routesetting Status Messages on ARS page

  ARS Options - see Options > ARS - includes Full ARS, Simple ARS

  ARS Timetabling  

Automatic signals - see Signals

Automatic working For controlled signals - see Signals

B

Berths - see Train Describers

C

Call-on route - see Route > Setting various types of routes

Chaining - see also Multiplayer

  

Western Chain Area

  

Collars, signal - see Reminders

D

Description, describer - see Train Describers

Display

  Display Types  

    Paged Display: Overview and Messages window , View window

    Scrolly Display: Window types, positioning and resizing , Control window , Messages window , Overview window , View window

  Sticky Notes  

  Symbols used in Display   - includes tracks, signals, points, reminders, slots, buttons, etc.

E

Error Messages - see Messages

F

Failures

  (main page)  

  Options - see Options > Failures

  Points Failures  

  Signal Failures  

  Track Section Failures   - includes Track Circuit failures

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)


Find Train window - see Timetables

Frames - see Lever Frames

G

Glossary of railway signalling terms


Glossary of SimSig-specific terms


Ground Frames - see Lever Frames

H

Headcodes - see Train Describers

Help (F1)


Hints & Tips

- Miscellaneous hints & tips

Hotkeys - see Keyboard, Shortcuts

Huddersfield Control - Glossary - see also Call-on route

I

Incident Control Panel (F11)

: General , Points , Signals , Track Circuits , Trains , Temporary Speed Restrictions (TSR)

Incident Report (F7)


Install Loader


Interlocking

  Interlocking messages - see Messages

Interpose - see Train Describers

J

K

Keyboard

  Shortcuts  

L

Level Crossings


Lever Frames


Links

- Resources

Loader


Loco Characteristics


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M

Manuals, simulation


Maps, rail - see Links , Rail maps

Messages

  ARS messages  

  General messages  

  Interlocking messages  

  Messages window (scrolly display)  

  Options, Messages - see Options

  Pop-up messages  

  Sending messages to other players (F10)  

  Telephone messages  

  Train List messages  

Miscellaneous hints & tips - see Hints & Tips

Multiplayer games


  Hosting Multiplayer Games  

  Chaining simulations  

  Joining Client  

  Multiplayer Etiquette  

  Port Forwarding   

  SHEN - SimSig Hosting Email Notifications  

Multiple Unit Characteristics


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N

O

Options

  ARS Display Options  

  Options window (F3): General , Display , Control , Messages , ARS , Failures

Overlap - see Tutorials > Wait for Overlap

P

Performance Analysis (F5)


Points (aka switches, turnouts)

  Manually swinging and locking points  

  Points failures - see Failures

  Points Locked By Another Route  

  Points symbols - see Signalling Display Symbols

Pop-up messages - see Messages

Q

R

Reminders (signal collars)


Refresher (Updates SimSig software and simulations)


Remove Train - see Train List window > Extreme Measures

Resources - see Links

Route

  Setting a route (basics)   - includes Cancelling a Route, Approach locking, TORR

  Setting various types of routes   - includes Warner routes, Shunt routes, Call-on

S

SHEN - see Multiplayer games

Shortcut keys - see Keyboard, Shortcuts

Show Timetable window - see Timetable

Shunt

  Shunt routes, setting - see Route > Setting various types of routes

Signals and signalling

  Signal collars - see Reminders

  Signal failures - see Failures

  Signal symbols - see Signalling Display Symbols

  Signalling options (Train List) - see Train List

  Signalling Principles  

  Signals

    Automatic Signals

    Emergency Replacement For Automatic Signals     (red 'E' symbol)

    Automatic Working For Controlled Signals     (Automatically resetting routes)

Simplifier (F8)


Simulation

  Saving a simulation   - includes loading a saved simulation

  Simulation manuals  

  Simulations available  

  Starting a Simulation  

Snapshots, making - see Options:ControlOptions:

Sticky Notes - see Display

Symbols - see Display

T

Telephone

  Telephone Calls (F6)  

  Telephone messages - see Messages

Timetable (TT)

  ARS Timetabling - see ARS

  Show Timetable window  

    Format of arrival & departure times - see Timing Codes

  TimeTable List window (F4)  : General , Train Types , Timetables , Rules *, Tools 1 , Tools 2

    *Rules: Duplicate Train , Timetable Trip Editor , New Timetable

  Timetables, Introduction to Writing  

  Timetable Options, see Train List Window

  Also see Links page, Timetable creation

Timing Codes


TORR (Train Operated Route Release) - see Setting a route (basics)

Track

  Track circuits, identifying - see F11 Track Circuits

  Track symbols - see Signalling Display Symbols

Train

  Train Activities   - includes New TD [Next Working], Join Train, Divide Train, Detach Train, Drop Coaches

  Train control - see Train List window (communicating with driver, etc.)

  Train Describers   (Train Description, TD)

    Light Engine Headcodes    

  Train length, adjusting - see Train List window > Extreme Measures

  Train List

    Train List messages - see Messages

    Train List window (F2)    : Timetable Options* , Signalling Options , Extreme Measures

      *Timetable Options: Run to another timetable

  Train Operated Route Release (TORR) - see Setting a route (basics)

  Train, reversing - see Tutorials > Reversing a Train

Tutorials

  Text Tutorials  

  Video Tutorials  

U

V

W

Warner routes - see Routes > Setting various types of routes

Windows displayed by a simulation - see Display > Display Types

X

Y

Z


Last edited by GeoffM on 23/01/2017 at 22:13