Farming Simulator 22 Update 1.8.1: Introducing HELM and Platinum Ready Patch

Farming Simulator 22 Update 1.8.1
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Farming Simulator 22: Platinum Expansion is set for release on November 15. So, the developers are preparing Farming Simulator 22 for all those good new features, machines, and improvements heading your way. In Update 1.8.1, devs introduced various optimizations and performance improvements, including XeSS support and better AI.


Devs have brought in HELM for Farming Simulator 22, and it offers new fertilizers and herbicides, available in the “objects” section of the dealership. You will find massive bags of these items to fill your spreaders and sprayers. Don’t worry, they have a great reputation with over 100 subsidiaries.

Farming Simulator 22 Update 1.8.1

Bug Fixes & Changes
  • Performance improvements.
  • Improved AI “Drive To” behavior.
  • Various crash fixes.
  • Fixed large save games on Xbox.
  • Fixed Fanatec wheels support on PS5.
  • Improved fadeout of 3D sounds.
  • Fixed animation of crane joysticks in cabin while not using easy arm control.
  • Fixed issues with mounting heavy vehicles via tension belts.
  • Fixed train slightly moving with automatic motor start turned off.
  • Fixed farm.xml file sizes on public dedi servers.
  • Fixed issues with AI driving into water.
  • Fixed unloading arm control on sugar beet harvesters.
  • Fixed dashboard display on MF 3707 AL.
  • Fixed AI turning with Einböck PNEUMATICSTAR-PRO.
  • Fixed Valtra A115 HI-TECH 4 config price.
  • Improved transmission setup on Landini REX 4.
  • Improved MAN TGX 26.640 stability.
  • Fixed indoor camera rotation on Schäffer 23E.
  • Fixed connection hoses and schema overlay on JCB 541-70.
  • Fixed hydraulic hoses of Krampe SKS backdoor.
  • Various visual fixes on Valtra A/N/Q/T Series.
  • Improved ingame help text.
New additions
  • Added Intel XeSS support.
  • Added option to define variable lengths for wood harvester cutting and option to toggle between them in both directions.
  • Added option to toggle between automatic and manual cutting for wood harvesters.
  • Max. tree cut diameter is now shown in the shop for wood harvesters.
  • Added header tilt feature for wood harvesters.
  • Added farmland ID to map overview.
  • Tree sapling type on pallets is now shown in the info box.
  • Added placeable position and rotation snapping in construction mode.
  • Added #class attribute to specify unload trigger class for unloading station.
  • Added #class attribute to specify load trigger class for loading station.
  • Added map and modDesc helpline support.
  • Added option for filltype spawnplaces.
  • Added object change support for single tension belts.
  • Added timeHours and timeMinutes dashboard type in enterable to create analog clocks.

You can read more about the update here.

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