Guide and walkthrouhgs (29)

Discover all aspects of the sometimes complex and engaging Elite: Dangerous gameplay.

Commanders log manual and data sample

Official JSON dump from Frontier for commanders log 3rd party app

Logbook,API,Guides
Frontier
Updated : Jul 27, 2016

How to Approach the Station Entrance Straight on from Supercruise

Describes a method to approach the Station entrance in an efficient way.

Guides
Lustan
Updated : Jan 13, 2016 1

A Prospectors Guide to the Galaxy

Collating data on prospecting in Horizons

Guides,Crafting
Erimus
Updated : Dec 5, 2015

Horizons SRV Guide

NIce guide about new SRV in Horizons

Guides
dognosh
Updated : Dec 4, 2015

Elite Dangerous: Horizons - Quick start guide

A quick start guide from the official community website about the new extension Horizons

Guides
Frontier Developments
Updated : Dec 4, 2015

Crafting guide: "Synthesis Global Sheet"

Craft list for Elite Ddangerous: Horizons

Guides,Crafting
aymerix
Updated : Dec 4, 2015

Mercenaries of Mikunn - A Guide to Minor Factions and the Background Sim

Information on minor factions and the the background simulation.

Guides
Walt Kerman
Updated : Oct 23, 2015 2

Elite: Dangerous - Ship Detail Comparison

Current ships in Elite: Dangerous 1.4

Guides,Shipyard
GunnyHighway
Updated : Oct 11, 2015

Updated Permit List

Overview of systems which need a permit

Guides
CMDR Swift Arrow
Updated : Oct 3, 2015

Official "WINGS" Update Instructions

All you need to know about the "Wings" update. This thread give nice instructions about the coop features.

Guides
Michael Brookes
Updated : Oct 2, 2015

Universal Cartographics Galactic Record Breakers

An overview of found "Universal Cartographics Galactic Records" in the ED universe.

Guides,Exploration
Patau82
Updated : Sep 30, 2015

Yokai's guide to recognizing (and finding) a great trade route - using in-game tools and techniques

This guide explains how to use in-game tools and techniques for finding great trade routes and being able to recognize a good/great trade route when you stumble on one. The principles in this guide can be equally applied to using 3rd party crowd sourced trading tools.

Trading,Guides
EDCodex_Duplicate
Updated : Sep 29, 2015

Yokai's guide to recognizing (and finding) a great trade route - using in-game tools and techniques

This guide explains how to use in-game tools and techniques for finding great trade routes and being able to recognize a good/great trade route when you stumble on one. The principles in this guide can be equally applied to using 3rd party crowd sourced trading tools.

Trading,Guides
Yokai
Updated : Sep 29, 2015

Jinja 's ED blog

blog and guide with 23 articles (see comments).

Guides

Updated : Sep 28, 2015

Power Play: How to reach Rank 3 in a quick and fun way by undermining

This is a step by step guide explaining how to reach rank 3 in Power Play in a fun and quick way by undermining (understand fighting) instead of the more "boring" shipping way. In this example I explain how to undermine the Alliance while backing Arissa. I can translate in French if needed.

Guides
Alakys
Updated : Sep 17, 2015 1

Some official words regarding naval progression

Federation & Empire ranks: explanations on how naval progression works.

Guides
Kobune
Updated : Sep 9, 2015 1

An excellent and large collection of ED Guides on Steam

An excellent and large collection of Guides on Steam. 125 atm.

Trading,Routes,Logbook,MISC,I/O,Graphics,Fighting,Guides,Exploration

Updated : Aug 30, 2015 1

A method to optimize SC travels

Supercruis guide.

Guides
CaptainKremmen
Updated : Aug 4, 2015

Elite: Dangerous Pilot's Guide/Manual/Tutorial/Help

A very large (186 pages) manual about ED. A work of love.

Guides
forger
Updated : Aug 1, 2015

List of Earth-like planets

List of Earth-like planets

Guides,Exploration
glynie
Updated : Jul 18, 2015

All Weapon Stats in Actual Values Test Results (Stage 1 – Shield DPS)

Welcome to the SLBPN Laboratory! Here you will find everything you want to know about weapons. We spent days and weeks thoroughly tested every single weapon in the galaxy and spent even more time analyzing the data we’ve recorded. We hope you will enjoy our findings and join us in the discussion of everything about weapons in E: D.

Guides,Shipyard
StarLightBreaker
Updated : Jul 18, 2015

How to Improve Elite's Graphics with Mods and Tweaks

If you want to improve the graphics in Elite this thread will help you.

Graphics,Guides
Granite
Updated : Jul 9, 2015

The Frontier Forum main discussion threads index

Compilation of main threads on the FD forum. Created by moderator T.j

Guides
T.j
Updated : Jun 14, 2015

Powerplay : Informations about how to gain merits

Merits: What do you need to do for each of the Leaders?

Guides
LazerusKI
Updated : Jun 14, 2015

Powerplay - Player Guide

A large and clear "powerpoint" presentation (actually google docs slide) about PowerPlay.

Guides
Barking_Mad
Updated : Jun 8, 2015 1

The 1001newbie tips thread

The 1001newbie tips thread. LOTS of good information.

Trading,Fighting,Guides,Exploration
Anopheles
Updated : Apr 24, 2015

Some clarifications about how the crime system operates by FDev Sandro Sammarco

Some clarifications about how the crime system operates by FDev Sandro Sammarco

Fighting,Guides
Sandro Sammarco
Updated : Apr 9, 2015

Fangrim's Guide to Supercruising the Easy Way - Revision 4 (Beta 2)

Fangrim's Guide to Supercruising the Easy Way - Revision 4 (Beta 2)

Guides
Fangrim
Updated : Apr 9, 2015

Sidewinder Owners' Manual

Sidewinder Owners' Manual (out of date)

Guides
Michael Brookes (FD) made it available.
Updated : Apr 9, 2015