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komet

My airplane wont go up

My airplane works perfectly in traning mode and others but not in other places ...

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Kirch

MSFS 2020 Joystick/Control problem

Can anyone tell me why my Joystick (Thrustmaster Hotas x) works perfectly well in training modes but won't work in any other situation eg. when you create you're own flight. Same goes for Kayboard and mouse too. If I try to fly in any situation apart from...

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noflaps

How to obtain MSFS2020 CD/DVD

How do I getr CD/DVD format for MSFS2020. I contacted Aeorsoft and they told me "Unfortunately we onyy take over over the European distribution."  That's an exact quote....

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Federico Abad

FSX unable to install on Windows 10

Got an HP fast computer with Nvidia Geforce etc. Tried more than once to install FSX (2 dvd Deluxe Edition). Any ideas for solving this?...

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pullice

Airbus A380 (wilco)

Hello, can someone tell me where I can get the ILS landing procedure for the Airbus A380 Thanks...

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keepitsimpleengineer

FSX Flight Simulator Texture fails (bmp files) Win10/NVidia

Windows 10/NVidia apparently no longer supports DXT1 of S3 Texture Compression (S3TC) (sometimes also called DXTn or DXTC) is a group of related lossy texture compression algorithms originally developed by S3 Graphics, Ltd. There is a license fee for thei...

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hillhuggr

FSX Editions - Confused

I have FSX Deluxe Edition. I have not used FSX for a few years, so I'm confused about releases and content. I'm confused about what Deluxe includes in the way of updates. I seem to remember having to add SP1 and SP2 to an earlier version of FSX. Ar...

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Roy Cox

Can`t activate 2004 since going to Win. 10

I have had 2004 installed on my computer for years , ever since Win. 7. I reinstalled on W10 and can`t get on to fly. I reinstalled and still to no avail. Can some kind soul help me? Thanks...

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Guest

Video Card to run 2 VGA monitors in FSX(2D)

Need a Video card(PCIE Preferred) that will run 2 monitors. Do not want a 3D card! Need ideas. 🙄...

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supertech

Can't install FSX in 8.1

So what's up with this I wonder? I have new computer with 8.1 and it installed FSX with no problems. After getting a bad download from the net, I had to restore my computer to original settings. No big deal. I installed FS 2002, 2004 with some small...

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Guest

FSX_MD-11_simmers_sky_project.zip

I need help. I have successfully uploaded this file to my FSX flight sim. However I am unable to access the radio stack. Using Shift + 3 A solid black box appears where the radio stack should be. How do I fix this?? Help needed so I can fly this plane....

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zallibik

Is my plane meant to slowly decend automatically.

Hello im new to flight sims and flight sticks, I recently bought the Saitek x55 rhino and iv noticed that if i do not touch the stick my plane slowly starts to decend is this meant to happen, would love any help that can be provided, thanks....

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silver9999

ms flight no longer for sale??

There is no longer any possibility of buying dlc? i'm very sad because yesterday i tried the free version, i liked it very much and i would liked to buy all dlc 😞...

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fltbuff71

IFR into KMCO

KMCO STAR approach, last waypoint is KAYWY, when I activate the selected approach (CRUSE), it does not take me there via a standard turn angle (as seen on flightwaware the way the real pilots fly it i.e., an ARC). What is the proper way to leave the S...

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Timph

PDMG 737-800NG Black instruments

Hi, I've just purchased the PDMG kit and look wich problem i've got pls help me... https://forum.flyawaysimulation.com/images/forumimages/38658/pdmg-737-800ng-black-instruments_0e61f96ab402b0705a2ad89cd53de5d1.jpg https://forum.flyawaysimulation.com/i...

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Virtual FAA

Virtual Federal Aviation Administration

Hello, This is the Administration team at the Virtual Federal Aviation Administration. We are looking for pilots and administrators! The Virtual FAA is an organization that attempts to emulate the US Federal Aviation Administration by conducting activi...

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silver9999

in-game icons

watching this video ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cL2IkvMTut8 ) i realized that there are yellow icons/arrows that suggest you where to go or where is yoir target..but i dont have these icons and so durin mission i never know where to go.. is there an...

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pkisken

CH Yoke calibration etc. --- .ini file needed?

CH yoke and rudder pedals worked fine in FS 2002, but in FSX I haven't been able to get them calibrated, particularly the throttle, which operates only a small part of the range needed (it does not allow for full throttling back, nor for full power). I w...

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Flyaway

Fly Away Visit Redmond, Washington

https://flyawaysimulation.com/news/4295/...

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steveshurtleff

MS FS 2K Joystick issue in Windows 7

Does anyone use MS FS 2K in a Windows 7 environment with a Logitech Attack 3 joystick? If so, is there any trick to getting the FS to see the stick as a means of control when the OS recognizes the stick as it should? Thanks...

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Zebrawire

Cant gain altitude or speed in flight with R-7 (hawaii)

Hi to all. Had no problems with the starter planes in M$Flight Then i get in the R-7 i think it is. (Hawaii) I take off no problem. Guy says climb to 1000 ft I get up to about 450ft and it starts dropping. Full throttle but cant get past 60 kts. and s...

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CharlesF

Hawaii missions / Possible new aircraft?

Hi, I've been enjoying Microsoft flight, especially missions (as I did in FSX). Can anyone tell me what sort of missions there are in the Hawaii pack? I haven't been able to find a detailed description. I'm most interested in landing missions, the hoop...

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arulu

Unable to install Microsoft flight

I tried twice to download the game,but the end failed to install. An error message appears ' unable to install" what is the problem here. I have been playing all flight simulators including the last version of Flight simulator X. Why such a problem. Pleas...

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evensteven

ran out of gas!!!

Yes, what a shame!!! I thought this was going to be the ultimate flight sim.... I ran out of gas and dont even know how to get more because it keeps loading and I sit on the runway not able to move. Does anyone know how to get more gas?? The scenery i...

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Alantew

Microsoft Flight - GARBAGE

Having Faithfully purchased every Version of Flight Simulator since FS for Windows 95 I was looking forward to this new Version. OH DEAR - Don't bother with it - Total Uncontrollable garbage - Go on see what you think...

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toch

Microsoft flight controls

Hey! does anyone know if the developers of micrsoft flight are gonna make any update related with the flight controls of the airplane , i mean there isnt any trim for ailerons?? i also play with the cessna trim rudder for trimming pitch and there isnt an...

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pdegraff

Flight - I must be missing something...

DEAR moderator; I downloaded it. I launched it. I seem to have NO control - oh, I have control of the aircraft okay but how does one select program options, etc? When a selection screen appears I move my cursor around but see only very brief flashes o...

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guest

clearing achievements & planes in hangar

Hi, Is there a way to clear some of the statistics (via a registry key perhaps) from my achievement section...e.g. too many crashes,etc ;) Secondly - I downloaded 2 extra planes from MS, thinking they were free, but all I get is the preview, and hav...

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musketeer

Camera problem

Hello! i have problem in microsoft flight. My camera just randomly switch around plane and i cant change its view! Anyone know how to solve this problem? Thank you...

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AngelT

No mouse

The program does not recognize my mouse although it works fine on all Windows Vista programs. How can I enable it?...

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Beta Tester

Microft flight Beta tested

Microsoft's new "Flight Simulator" is not a flight simulator as we all have come to expect from microsoft. I have Beta tested this program and I find that it is nothing more than a glorified game. Free to download, this game offers NONE of the unique us...

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harryleslie

New flight simulator?

HI guys, i was jus wondering if you guys know anything about a new microsoft flight simulator, i am keen to find out if there is a new simukayor out there. 😕 ( i already know about x-plane 9)...

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pureheart

How to bring back the wheel of the plane in FSX!

I am new to FSX and I am playing with a keyboard ! so I want to know how to bring back the wheel of the plane back in line when i move it to any directionS ! like a initial throttle button ! initial wheel position , the controller of the plane ! It gets...

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truckernick

Nah, I'll stick with FSX

From the pics so far, this game seems to (how could I say) arcade-ish, like a console game or something, it remind me of that Heroes of the pacific game. I just think FSX looks so much better. Makes for a better simulation....

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Exclusive Microsoft Flight Update

Gameplay Video: https://flyawaysimulation.com/images/media/8913/microsoft-flight-gameplay/ Webisode 5: https://flyawaysimulation.com/images/media/8914/microsoft-flight-webisode-5/ Microsoft Flight: Behind the Scenes at the Microsoft Studios: http...

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rafferty5268

Microsoft 'Flight' with FS Navigator - Any Chance?

I always disliked FSX (which I have on my machine) and use FS9 by choice because of the latter's interface with the brilliant FS Navigator and the inability of FSX to use this wonderful module. Is there any prospect of 'Flight' being able to incorporate F...

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MS FLIGHT Suggestions

2 things I would like to see from Microsoft Flight, first and foremost the design team needs to take chapter from the developers of Flight Unlimited 95 and the flight dynamics of that sim. It was way ahead of its time and that sim responded more like rea...

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DeLaRay

Radio comms on FSX

Besides listening to ATC, does FSX offer pilot/controller radio communication in normal single player mode as opposed to online version as advertised?...

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b_kennedy

A spec question.. i5 vs i7

Hi guys. I read forum after forum about 'will my computer run fsx'. I'm pretty sure I know what I should be looking at however I would like to ask a mire specific question that I can't seem to find the answer to. I'm getting rid of the desktop and treatin...

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truckernick

Looks to be one hell of a cpu eater!

I bet this game is worst than FSX FPS wise, when it first came out....

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White Russian on
greycap

Movable Tower Views in Microsoft Flight

Are they bringing back movable towers? Regards greycap...

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Tailhook on
Dave25

G4 Sim software

Anybody know where I can find some full cockpit sim software for a Gulfstream G$???...

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