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lionlicker

Worlds worst airports

Hi folks Doco on tele last night about the worlds 10 most dangerous busy airports. Sure many of you have seen it. I did not record it but took notes. After searching on the internet I am pretty sure I have the correct list below. Welcome any feed-back or...

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Andrew Evans

FSX SDK Installation from Deluxe Edition Disk

Hey guys... I'm having trouble figuring out how to install the FSX SDK Tools for my FSX Standard and I have the Deluxe CD. How do you install it??? I went to the "SDK" file and nothing came up like a sdk.exe or setup.exe. How do Install it and get this??...

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RadarMan on
Hojun

fsx not loading

My fsx does not load into the main screen. It stays at the microsoft flight simulator screen. It happened after I downloaded addon scenery...

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Agent Orange

Acceleration F-18 afterburners

When flying the F-18 that comes with the FSX acceleration package, how can one tell at a glance whether the afterburners are on or off? Can one tell by looking at the N1 or the ITT, or is there some kind of indicator for afterburner status?...

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fullerton1992

General consensus on "the best slight sim PC"??

Hello everyone at Fly Away, Ive searched the forum and almost burnt out the search function to try and find an answer to my following question. From the forum I see that there are several posts and threads regarding"the best system for running FSX" ...

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fullerton1992

Running FSX and add ons/charts on seperate computers

As the topic title suggests i am curious as to how all other users out there seperate their FSX setups, i currently have the following; Aerosoft Airbus X Extended/A320-21 REX4 Active Sky GEX various UK2000 airports GSX PFPX EFB *with mods from ...

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fullerton1992

Voice control ATC payware

Hi everyone, Ive just downloaded FS2Crew (i know im late to the game) and im loving it. Ive also just registered with VATSIM. I want to get going with VATSIM, im knowledgable with the aircraft i want to fly but could work on some realistic ATC. (sav...

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RadarMan on
LarsBruun

Changing default airlines to real world airlines

Hello everyone Does anyone know a way to replace the default fsx airlines (Soar, Pacifica etc. ) with downloaded real world airline textures? Not just for the controlled aircraft, but for the CPU-controlled scenery air traffic. Would be nice to be surrou...

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Guest

FSX Is not starting

When I started Fsx, The game was loading in the main menu; (the first screen you see when you start the game.) After about 20 seconds the screen vanished and nothing happens Please help!!...

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RadarMan on
airwolfe

missing panel in 2d view

When I am in the 2D cockpit view I am missing the panel ! When I start up my flight I am in the virtual cockpit by default... when I switch to 2D I can still see the runway, but the instruments are gone (just a black rectangle there) and the cursor/mouse ...

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robt williams

trying to reinstall fsx

HI: I have been getting error code 1722 and 1603 when I try to reinstall fsx on my computer window 7,what I would like to know is if I try installing fsx deluxe will I have the same problem??...

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Agent Orange on
JMG787

Captain Sim 757 help

You may think this sounds ridiculously stupid but I can't find the on button for the Captain Sim 757's FMC. Where is it? Do I need to do something before it? ❓...

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RadarMan on
Difference VOR 1 and VOR2

Difference between VOR 1 and VOR 2 on Airbus!

Good morning/ evening I just would like to know what is the difference between VOR 1 and VOR 2 on Airbus! Thank you for your answer....

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Guest

FSX program replay

After completing my flight, I want to replay this. The replay is Always shocking.( goes forward a bit, goes after a bit) what can be the solution ? :oops:...

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pearlygatesuk

Where's my taxi arrows?

Hi All, Wondered if anybody could advise me on an issue on FSX that i'm experiencing. I have detail maxed out and a few add ons on my version of FSX (FSX traffic, Active Sky). I used to be able to get the guidance arrows to the runway along the tax...

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lionlicker on
MartBrooks

Level flight in MS FSX

Hello I've just started with MS FSX and am working through the tutorial lessons. I'm finding that the aircraft will not fly straight and level. Even on full power, if I let go of the joystick then the aircraft will settle at an angle downwards, los...

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Agent Orange on
3lackbird

Tow planes in FSX

Does anybody know how to make any aircraft able to be towed by a tow plane instead of just gliders?...

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Agent Orange on
StephanVanKampen

HELP WITH RUDDER: PLEEEEEEEEEASE

can anyone please help me. I have the Thrustmaster T Flight Hortas X joystick and when i try to use rudder to align for landings or anything i need rudder for the planes nose changes direction but the direction of flight stays the same. To make it cle...

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Agent Orange on
Lentomikael

What's your favorite airport in the FSX?

Subject tells it all... So what is your favorite airport? I like EFHK and EFHF 😎 - If there's already topic about this, you can close this!...

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ohboy710

fsx loads immediately onto runway without main screen

This is probably something stupid I have done, but when I first start fsx it loads me directly onto a runway in a plane without going to the welcome screen letting me pick the location and plane etc. I want it to load to the menu, so what did I screw up?...

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Guest

Fs2004 Aircraft Doors Not Opening

Hello everyone, I have fsx and know that you can transfer fs2004 and fs2002 aircraft to fsx. I did this with a Mike Stone Beechcraft 1900D. I deleted the original panel and sound and replaced it with my own beechcraft king air panel and sound folders....

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Crazy flier 12

Short flights

I know a lot singapore-kuala lampur Hongkong-Taipei Karachi-sukkur Manama-Dubai Doha-Dubai Nepal-Delhi Phuket-kuala lampur Islamabad-Lahore Washington, D.C.-Toronto Las Vegas-Los Angeles Kuwait-doha Do try these all enjoy a lot have fun. Che...

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Crazy flier 12 on
Anonymous_2002

How to install FSX SP2?????

Um so I'm looking forward to getting the REX Extreme and GSX add-ons for FSX but both requires to have sp2 installed so I downloaded the SP2 from Microsoft.com but after it finished it just says this: Microsoft Flight Simulator X Service Pack 2 req...

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Fsx running on low spec

All you need to know about low spec computers and laptops

Okay, so I posted a while back about how my laptop wouldn't run certain add-ons for Fsx. I got an answer back on how to resolve these problems. So what I wanted to do is, write about how my laptop runs near enough everything with very low power compon...

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Felixleiter

Running FSX in Windows 8.1

I just upgraded to a new pc with an Intel i7 processor and Windows 8.1. I loaded my old FSX and after running it for a few minutes I get an error message shutting it down and saying a problem has been encountered. Does anyone have any ideas?...

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Anonymous_2002

Black Panels/VC

Whenever I download a Boeing 777-300/200 etc. , I always get black panels and VC I've tried downloading files that sya that they will make it work but none of them did so I was wondering if you guys could help me out tnx Pls Help me guys coz' I really ...

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Anonymous_2002

Missing Airport (VHHH)

So, I downloaded a Cathay Pacific 747-200 Jet and went out to test it out in Hong Kong Intl. (VHHH). When my FSX fully loaded, I was surprised to see the airport was just water and no runway,terminals,AI Aircraft and everything else Pls Help me wth thi...

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RadarMan on
amir.fly

Black screen with FSX Help

hello so some times at the middle of the flight the fsx screen will go black ! the fsx is working fine and when i increase thrust i hear engine sound rising... i use fsx in window mode. specs: Samsung S20C150 LED 20" Intel Core I5 3470 Nvidia Ge...

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pearlygatesuk

Boeing 737-800 - Where's the back course button?

Hi, Question above, where's the back course button on the 737-800 on FSX? Does it even exist? Thanks Pearlz...

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oldave

I want to Upgrade my Flight Sim Controls ???

I will have about $1200 to buy new flight sim controls and would like some of your suggestions... *I now have the: Saitek Yoke & Throttle Quadrant, Cessna Trim Wheel and Pro Flight Rudder Pedals... I am using a 23" Acer LED monitor also... I have had ...

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Jeff Gallo

Fsx sim gauges

Hello i just wanted to ask what gauges i should use on my cessna 172 simulator that i am building. I am planing on having 2 computers so all the stress is not on just one. I am building simsamurai's CS-1 and want to know some options for under $100 U...

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Kenr60

Reactivate FSX

after 7 years of running fsx with no issues i now receive a message thanking me for playing the demo version; there's no request for me to reactivate fsx to continue playing. does any 😕 one have any suggestions for reactivation? TIA...

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rmacttu

Help Please! "Simprop.DLL" then "VisualFX.dll

Well, unsure if this is the appropriate forum but, I didn't see a "help" forum. Anywho, Last night, after installing a few addons(SquawkBox4, my Airbus package and CLS DC10 package, and a few freeware planes), I attempted to load up FSX and make sur...

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oldave

FSX Brake "On" even after calibrating...???

I have had a problem with: "Somewhere" there seems to be a Brake "On" in every small single engine aircraft I fly...*Even my "Ad-On" Aircraft* I have gone through the Settings/Buttons and every assignment in FSX, and I can`t find anything that is "Mis-...

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oldave on
BobE

Trees on the runway at Belize' Philip Goldson Airport

Tried a night landing on this airport and discovered, much to my surprise, that there are trees and brush on the indicated paved runway. Any suggestions for how to access this airport to remove the obstacles would be appreciated. BobE...

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BobE on
Rafman

Can't get FSX to reload onto hard drive

Help I'm very glum . I removed my copy of FSX from my computer and now can't get it back onto the hard drive. 😞 Rafman925...

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Rafman on
Jacques Guay

FSX on WIN 8.1 - How do I stop it from crashing.

How do I keep FSX from crashing after 5 minutes into the program, RAM is 12 gigs, video card is brank new. I have tried using vista as a OS, WIN 7, etc. I have heard that there was a program to help in this situation. Can anyone suggest or help? T...

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Tucker C

Escort Flight?

Hello everybody, I was thinking/wondering if anyone would be interested in doing a cross country escort flight. What I had in mind was an airliner would take off and then one or two fighters would escort them to their destination. Just something to...

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Tucker C on
James Madden

I accidentlly deleted the airlines file for FSX. How get it?

I accidentlly deleted the file and would like to know where to obtian the file again. I'm running it on FSX....

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jstockton882

Problem with afterburners and lights

Hey guys, upon checking the "Preview DirectX 10" button in the settings, any time I use an aircraft with afterburners, the exterior lights will only come on when the afterburners are lit. It's as if the lights are only triggered on by the afterburners. Th...

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andrewrom

Cam Sim 787 download

Hey guys can anyone HELP me my Cam Sim 787 download that pitches down on rotation and crashes is there a fix. This happens every time I try to take off. Cheers...

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andrewrom on
nyguy72000

FSX: Says it's already running?

My FSX won't run. Every time I click on the icon, a window pops-up and tells me Flight Simulator is already running. I also have FS9 and 2002 - they aren't running but I still get the message. Any takers?...

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Flykid

Airports with arresting cables

are there any airports in fsx that include arresting wires on the runways?...

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Ethan Jones on
jssjr90

Instaling FSX Gold Edition (Error 1935 at the end of instal)

Basic System Specs: Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit So this has been bugging me for the past 6 hours. Every single time I try to install FSX Gold Edition, right at the end of the instillation when the status says its "Publishing product", it gives me a err...

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RadarMan on
Jim Lafarge

Glide Slope problem

I have not been able to find Glide Slope information on any aircraft. I'm now using Microsoft Flight Simulator X, Gold Edition. From what I have read it should be in GPS displays but have been unable to locate any hint of it. I've searched the instruct...

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RadarMan on
supertech

Comparing FSX and FS9

I'm new to this forum and new to downloading . I bought FSX when it first came out and I couldn't make it work properly after installing it 3 times. It sat in my desk until Last year when I decided to give it a try again. It works (not well) and I'm pr...

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RadarMan on
TheRubberDuck

Activate Flight Simulator X Deluxe Edition

i have installed FSX on my pc but it hasnt been activated. And i can't actually open FSX because it hasnt been activated. Does anyone know how to activate flight simulator x outside of the program....

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RadarMan on
Erik F

Airplanes do not fly straight (horizontal)

Hey guys! I just got FSX on my new computer, and when the joystick is at 0 tilt (basic mode). It still tillts down, how can I fix this problem? It's not the joystick thats broken, its the program. Becuse it works fine in another simulator, and I unplugge...

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Welshflyer on
Nevada

747 Newbie

okay so I've never flown the 747 in flight sim, I tried it for the first time before. flys great however when I increase the altitude and set VSpeed to around 1800-2200 is rapidly increases which causes the plane to stall? Any ideas Thankyouuu Nevada...

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Welshflyer on
dcquest

FSX WINDOWS 8 UNABLE TO INSTALL FIX

FSX Windows 8 will not install. fix. go to the right side of your screen and go to your search menu. type "cmd". go to your apps. right click on your on the command prompt. run as administrator. at your main windows drive the command prompt should say "c:...

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