The methods mentioned in this tutorial are for research and learning purposes only. I am not responsible for any legal liabilities and losses caused by using or expanding this tutorial and method.
I'm working on a new version and will update frequently. It has several new features in future and the old python version will stop maintaince.
For version >=3.0.0, to install:
- Download and you will get a zip file
- Extract it and you will see a exe file name: MSFS2020 Map Enhancement Setup 3.0.0
- Double click it to trigger installation, please keep the default installation path.
- You will see a "MSFS2020 Map Enhancement" icon appear on your desktop
- Before start MSFS2020, open the mod and allow it run in administrator mode
- Click "Inject Google Map"
- Wait for the "Server check" to be done and green
- You will see the "Runtime Info" show and it will refresh automatically when you are in game
- Start your MFSF2020 and enjoy. (You can enable rolling cache but clear it to make sure no mixed bing map exist)
- Close MSFS2020 and close this mod (It should automatically return to bing map for next run)
- If you like this mod, please help me improve it by donating
There are good comparision videos:
---------------------------- BELOW INFORMATION FOR VERSION < 3.0.0 ----------------------------
Old verisons can be found them here: https://github.com/derekhe/msfs2020-google-map/releases
PLEASE VIEW THE VIDEO FOR INSTALLATION AND USAGE:
SweViver made this great comparsion and installation here: New FS2020 Google Maps MOD for the entire world!
Some people use cracked verison of MSFS, please don't use this mod, it is not supported.
If you have any problem, please watch the videoes first and look at this FAQ page: https://github.com/derekhe/msfs2020-google-map/wiki/FAQ
Whole journey from Chengdu to Xian: https://www.bilibili.com/video/BV1nQ4y1S7vy/
Side by side comparsion: https://www.bilibili.com/video/BV1kq4y1r711/
I will keep this mod up to date for every MSFS update as much as I can. If you like this plugin and want to offer me a coffee, please click the "DONATE ME A COFFEE" button, or here is the link: https://paypal.me/siconghe?country.x=C2&locale.x=en_US
Thanks for your support!