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dabeartn

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Hello,
The title is all I could think for for this question. I am needing some help in writing code for a project to control my model railroad, using some kind of transceivers to control the signals and switches. I do not know if mscom control would work.
I guess my question is, where do I start and what topic would I be looking for?? Any ideas or information would be helpful. I didn't go into a lot of detail here, as it gets into a lot of detail. If this is the wrong forum, I apologize.
Thanks in advance for you help.

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You might want to look into JMRI (Java Model Railroad Interface) Project as a starting point for your project.

http://jmri.org/

A Google search for model railroad computer controlled turnouts signals should turn up some commercial software and hardware for controlling model railroad operations as well as discussions on the topic.
 

dabeartn

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OK, thanks a bunch. That gives me some place to start. I appreciate it a bunch.
 

DaveA

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I did a Google on "controlling model trains with your pc" with out the quotes and got many hits.

I glanced at several all seem to be what you may be looking for.
 
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