Has someone tried this workaround "without panel" to work with project magenta?

http://forum.avsim.net/topic/323794-737ng-in-fsx/

in combination with this:

PMDG 737-700 SU3 mod by Bob Scott 070204
Please Note: this is for SU3

PMDG 737-700 SU2 mod by Bob Scott 030104
Please Note: this is PATCH 2

PMDG 737-700 mod by Bob Scott 280803
PMDG 737-700 fix by Steve Reyling 090803

Regards
Jan