This may be a good tool for those who are running FS9 on minimum specs.
Good clear instructions (must be Windows XP Pro or Home)
How to Make a Profile just for Flight Simulator - an Illustrated Tutorial. Windows XP allows mutiple "boot" profiles in which you can disable hardware and peripheral devices that may not be needed while playing games such as FS2004. The theory is that if Windows does not need to load every hardware device you have, more computer resources will be available for your game. This tutorial will show you how to create and use such a profile. Compiled in .doc format for your flying enjoyment by David "Opa" Marshall
Thanks DaveC, good find.
Opa "Marshall" is a wizard!
That a very good idea. Thanks, Dave!
In David "Opa" Marshal's How to Make a Profile just for Flight Simulator - an Illustrated Tutorial he provides a URL to other "Tips and Tricks for FS2004 on AVSIM that he created. They are here: Tips and Tricks FS2004