The telemetry of X-Plane 11 is enabled by default. Usually no specific configuration is required. You need the SIM Dashboard Server application to retrieve data from the game. Some information is listed below.
This screenshot shows the Interface of the SIM Dashboard Server application. Click on the tab Games to get the shown view. Make sure that the entry X-Plane 11 is selected in the list.
Usually the configuration status should already be green and state that the Configuration is OK.
- If you haven't installed the game from Steam, you can choose the installation path using the textbox (not visible if the game is already found from Steam)
- The port 49000 for the data readout is the default port of the game. Usually there is no need to change it.