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David Schwartz

Saitek X45 Throtle Problems with FS9

I have a Saitek X45 Joystick/Throttle.  I want to use it with FS9 (2004) installed on a Windows 10 computer.  I've always found the combination of the X45 with FS9 frustrating which is probably why I've never stuck with Flight simming, but for the first...

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oldave

Saitek Rudder Pedals Problem...???

After a long wait until I had the money I got a set of Saitek Rudder Pedals (Least Expensive Ones) to complete my set up with my Saitek Yoke & Trottle Quadrant... After setting up and calibrating them, I am ready to take off at the runway (Wherever), and...

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RadarMan on
BobChuckabob

Setting Up Saitek X52 buttons in FSX

I have FSX with FSX Acceleration installed on Win7 Home. When I try to set up which buttons do what in the FSX program, the list of options seems incomplete. For instance, I can't find reverse thrust in the list so I can assign a button for it. Also, I ca...

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RadarMan on
tony123

saitek yoke throtle plug

i wonder if enyone can help i have a saitek yoke with the six pin ps2 for the throtle would enyone know whitch colours goes to what pins as two pins have broken off so i what to put a new plug on....

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arash2731

New P3D PC Build : Which combination

Hello Guys, I'm building a new pc for P3D in next few weeks. first of all i have to say i expect P3D to be running in 30/40 fps on 1080p or 900p with PMDGNGX , Complex sceneries (like Aerosoft heathrow) , REX and FTX Global.no background software si...

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arash2731 on
GLB Flight Products

PRE-ORDER Replica Boeing 737 Glarewings Now!

PRE-ORDER Replica Boeing 737 Glarewings for just £49! http://geremy.co.uk/WebRoot/Store15/Shops/364c2b81-e826-48ea-aded-582ceaf6e41c/56F4/77E6/BF39/CEC8/0D6E/0A48/3535/04A6/glare_dp.jpg We have teamed up with a leading aerospace manufacturer ...

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444Pilot

FS2004 and Windows 7

I have a quick inquiry... I am considering using my FS2004 a while longer. I am now using Windows 7 Professional instead of XP. In addition, I currently have a NVIDIA GeForce 720 gaming card. Did anyone have any issues with a setup of this sort....

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RadarMan on
444Pilot

Another inquiry Re: Best Gaming Video Card

I am still in the process of "ressurecting" my Flight Sim set up after virtually 3 years of inactivity. I've successfully addressed the yoke/throttle/pedal/trim problems. However, I am running into some performance/ textures/ fps problems with the new gam...

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RadarMan on
444Pilot

Problems w/ X ,Y & Z Axis In Calibrating Saitek Flight

I am trying to set up my old Saitek Flight Yoke with my new computer. I am using FSX. My old system was Windows XP. My new computer is Windows 7 Professional 64 bit. I can't find a CD for the yoke setup (In fact, I can't remember if I ever had a CD when I...

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RadarMan on
BobE

Saitek Pro Flight Yoke Problem

I purchased a new Saitek Pro Flight yoke, throttle Quadrant, switch panel, radio panel, multi panel, and pedals last December. The yoke has the capacity to plug in three USB devices, making it a USB Hub, which won't work without the Saitek alternate power...

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TimH

Virtual Memory

Hi everyone I recently upped my virtual memory to see what would happen (I have a big hard drive, and I can afford the space on it to be used for valuble memory) And guess what, I found a huge boost in performance in the game. If I am flying a fr...

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RadarMan on
seba1234

Heads for Saitek throttle quadrant

Hello, new webstore is open, selling new and better Interchangeable heads for Saitek Throttle Quadrant. Use "FLIGHTSIM" code to get 10% discount on your order! Check it out on www.flightsim-accessories.com Have a great day!...

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seba1234 on
Avsim1

Complete Hardware Solutions

This is a question for the forum. Does anybody have experience with high end simulator devices. Desktop is a must. I know there are a good range of modern equipment, but there is still some slightly older serial port devices out there for sale. Thanks...

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airbourne on
seba00

Interchangeable head for Saitek Throttle Quadrant

Hello everyone! I am sellin interchangeable head for Saitek Throttle Quadrant (for throtle). My head gives you beter grip and more realistic fealing. Price is 20 € + shipping. I ship worldwide! Contact me on strosseba@hotmail.com <img src="h...

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seba00 on
leggy

Which system do i purchase for FSX??

Hi I am looking to buy a new system to run FSX and Add Ons to make the game as realistic as it can be here are a couple of specs i have found any help would be greatly appreciated. System 1 Intel i7 4770 Quad Core 3.4Ghz Processor 16GB DDR3 1600Mhz R...

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RadarMan on
g1xaz

What is the best helicopter joystick under £90

This must be here somewhere but thicko me cannot search. But what is the best mid range joystick for helicopter sim use....

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RadarMan on
Nevada

Pedals to complete sim

So I've posted before yet no reply. I am after some Pedals to make my sim complete. Please if anyone has any spare to sell let me know. Thanks...

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jrocky on
setupcity

spinning viewpoint problem after gpu software update

Hi. I have a evga 680 gtx in my win 7 pro rig, recently updated the gpu nvidea software. it added "Nvidea Geforce experience" - I have to figure out, bumped my frame rates from a typical 12 to 30 fps to a crazy 80, 90 yo 130. and even higher jumping ar...

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RadarMan on
Palladin82

Freetrack clip and camera for sale !!!

Hello, Today I would like to offer my Freetrack head tracking device for sale. It has been hand-crafted from high quality materials. Specification : Chasis : Geniune Carbonfiber 200 on bothside IR Leds : 3 x Osram SFH485P Cam : PS3 Eye M...

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Palladin82 on
SIRROD

throttle slow or sticks no speed

I've installed fsx on windows 8.1 pro. everything is fine except when i use the throttle to go down the runway the plane goes very slow. sometimes jerking. what's up? how can I fix it?...

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RadarMan on
Bill Denny

Frustrating High-End Performance..

**Disclaimer, for those who also peruse the flightsim.com forums, yes...this is a duplicate post, but the work computer I'm on for some reason let me post a new topic, but won't actually let me view the post and responses...so it's going here to so I can ...

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Bill Denny on
sdagger

Saitek products vs ch products and panels

Hi Actually 2 questions. I have currently got FSX which I use the most and just got xplane 10 (but mostly familiar with FSX at mo). I currently have CH products yoke and rudders, 3 screen set up with eye infinity and TrackIR. I am firstly having s...

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ianof harwich on
jonnik2003

Home Flight Sim Setup

Hi guys! I am new to flight sims. However I want to become a skilled sim flyer. Please, advise about home setup for flight sim (FSX). I am particularly interested in passenger aircraft flying. What I want to achieve: - closest to real experience in eve...

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jonnik2003 on
Cobra51

Joystick Problem

I just got a CH Combatstick 568...when i try go to fly, the nose of the aircraft keeps going up..when i use the joystick to level it and then center the joystick it happens again until the aircraft is going straight up. I calibrated the stick but still...

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Cobra51 on
jacobbradbury

mouse scroll

hello im wondering if anyone can help me to get the mouse scroll wheel to zoom in/out. the function was working a couple of months ago and its just stoped working. so this means i cant have wing views etc.. someone please help me to get the function worki...

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jacobbradbury on
eichblatt1

Best Joystick

what is the best joystick i can buy? i would like one that has some feedback, and a throttle too... and how good is that ch yoke everyone's talking about? does it have feedback too??...

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ianstephens on
sjmtlewy

MS Sidewinder Force Feedback 2 USB For Sale

Selling my force feedback 2, which hasn't had a lot of use and was always awesome when I used it for FS2000 a while back. Tested and fully working under windows 7. Now on ebay: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/121115249438...

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sjmtlewy on
dkt3

best computer for fsx with a good price

does anyone know what the best computer to buy... in perfromence and price my comp performed really bad when fsx was on it. so can somone give me a great comp for fsx kind reagrds Dkt3...

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josmerriman on
JRebar

Do I have a faulty DVD drive?

I just brought my brand new system home, put FSX in the dvd and ran the install. It's loading but it's been 1.5 hrs now and the dvd drive sounds like an old Model T. Do I have an issue with my drive?...

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RadarMan on
Joshthweatt

For sale saitek yoke/rudder pedals and trackir

http://memphis.craigslist.org/vgm/3596169729.html Items are located in memphis,TN will ship anywhere in US. Email me if interested. Hybridace@gmail.com -Josh...

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rumpelstiltskin on
OPEBBLE

Logitech Extreme 3D Pro button mappimgs

Are there any recommended button mappings for the Extreme 3D Pro to save a long period of trial and error please?...

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Guest on
matt_flyaway

Saitek pro flight rudder pedals

I have installed this hardware and worked on the calibration as best as possible. For some reason no matter how I configure the settings, the slightest touch of either the right or left pedal and I veer drastically in that direction. Any ideas?...

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Carlin on
jensbu

Help! I can't connect my x52 joystick

i bought a saitek x52 (not pro!) joystick and trottle some days ago. my trottle is working perfect, but my joystick is just blinking and would not connect. I have runned the test lab, and it don't register when i move my joystick. can annyone help me?...

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RadarMan on
Skyler Curtin

Hardware Survey

Hello all, I am a high school student in a engineering class, and for this class I have to create a solution to a problem, or innovate on a current solution, this is to also include innovation on price. So I am wishing that if you have the time, i...

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Skyler Curtin on
Lucius465

Flight-Link Rotorcraft Simulator for sale!

Have a pristine Full Rotor craft flight Simulator controls by Flight-Link. Comes with Seat with twist throttle collective, G-Stick II Cyclic and hydro anti torque pedals. this unit is in excellent condition and was used to practice rotorcraft flying. I ha...

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guest on
Philc172

saitek instrument panel

has any one used saitek ultimate flight simulator kit. I am intersted to find out if the yoke, rudder pedals and all the multi panels and instrument panles work as promoted. I am running windows 7 64 bit flight sim 2004. ( flight sim x is not compatable w...

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RadarMan on
Davekagi

Running fSX on four monitors with a gtx 680 video card

I would like to run FSx using 3 monitors for scenery and a 4th for the flight instruments. So far I haven't been able to do it. Appreciate any help I can get....

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RadarMan on
spoo54

Area 51 Software

I have purchased several of Area 51 products for both my older windows XP and for my newer system and can not get their products to show up! I purchased their C17 and could not get it to load in FSX, FS9 or in Windows 7 or XP. But when I go to my Captain ...

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RadarMan on
Guest

Surround Gaming is back!!`

I know there have to be quite a few people here interested in this: http://www.matrox.com/graphics/offhome/th2go/home.cfm...

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hungo on
Michael Foley

Thinking of getting Microsoft FSX Gold - Can my PC run it?

Hi, Okay so I wanna get the Gold Edition of FSX (combines the Deluxe Edition and the Acceleration expansion pack into one) I know that it is one very power hungry game and the cons of it, is that it requires a high end PC to run it. Okay so I have De...

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RadarMan on
dijju

Which of the following is better laptop for fsx?

Lenovo Ideapad Y Series Y570:nvidia geforce gt 550m/555m ASUS N53SN-EH71- nvidia geforce gt 550 graphics with 2GB DDR3 HP Pavilion dv6-6121tx:AMD Radeon HD 6770 M (2 GB GDDR5 dedicated) Also anyone who owns these laptops can share their experience?...

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dijju on
Shenry1027

New to Flight Sim: Need Help

Hello, IM new to flight sim, so new I have yet to play the game. 😎 I was just wondering if these computer specs and video card are good enough to run the game. I just bought a new computer and it should arrive in a couple of days. Here are th...

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Shenry1027 on
lanepulcini

ATC through bluetooth headset???

Has anyone successfully been able to setup a bluetooth headset with FSX so that ATC goes through a BT headset and the airplane goes through the speakers? I see many different forum posts about how to setup with regular headphones using a MIC jack but not...

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lanepulcini on
klh61

Joy Stick

What is a good joy stick for fsx to use for flying helli's Thanks any help would be great....

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Rainman_Simulators on
cuartz7o

For Sale: Eclipse Yoke, Saitek Panels/Quadrant and TrackIR 4

Hey Guys, So a change of pace in my life and I've decided to back off FSX for a while, OK indefinitely. I've gone all in and put together a racing cockpit for GT5 (including Fanatec GT3 wheel, Porsche H shifter and CSR pedals!). Up for sale (would ...

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cuartz7o on
Manos1501

Out of memory error

Hello everyonel! I am a fresh member of your forum and I found it searching desperately for some experts who would help me with the problem I face! Some time ago I bought fsx, as I am one of those who love to fly to the heavens! Until recently, the ga...

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RadarMan on
jb1991

IRQL not less or equal

Hi. I purchased a custom built PC a few days ago but now have a problem of blue screen with "IRQL not less or equal" error. This problem started after installing GTA IV, but now I can't remove or play GTA IV. Any suggestions on how to fix it?? I was...

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jb1991 on
Chungwi

Trouble connecting to VATSIM when using FSInn

12/20/2011 The trouble I am having is staying connected to VATSIM. FSInn comes up Ok , but after I click on the VATSIM button I connect it only stays connected for about 15 seconds. I am flying with FSX. MY OS is Windows 7 64. Does anyone know how to c...

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Chungwi on
dcmumford

Triple Videos

Greetings and salutations, I'm in the process of setting up a full simulator (less motion). I am having difficulty getting the third monitor to work. Its a new system from dell and the Mother board has only one slot for graphics. It has three ports f...

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GundamWZero on
Guest

For sale: CH Products USB Pedals, Throttle, and Stick

New CH Products USB Pro Pedals- $85 Pedals are supposed to be great for racing games too New CH Products Pro Throttle- $80 Almost New CH Products Flight Stick- $65 (only used 4-5 times) Thought I would get into flight simulator games, so I bough...

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