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    Beware Frankfurt airport EDDF

    Microsoft has messed this one up. You may be directed to runway 26L for take-off, which doesn't appear to exist. The sim shows only two parallel runways, 25L and 25R.

    26L begins about halfway down...
  2. Brad, you're my hero! This has been driving me...

    Brad, you're my hero! This has been driving me nuts! (And it's a short drive...)

    Thanks, man.

    Regards,

    Elmer J. Fudd
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    Cessna Citation (Citi5009.zip)

    Post deleted. Problem solved. See post "Presto! At First You See It, Then You Don't"
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    fs9 slow on Core2 duo Win10

    I installed fs9 on an old Core2 duo running Windows 10. The machine in question is a Core 2 Duo E6550 running at 2.33 GHz, and has Windows 10 Pro 64-bit O/S. It has 6 Gb RAM. This box left the...
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    I have three computers with Windows 7/10 Win7...

    I have three computers with Windows 7/10

    Win7 home
    Win7 pro
    Win10 pro

    Each one has found a different way to confound me.

    I'm done with this "stuff".
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    I tried to install fs9 on a Win10 box that had...

    I tried to install fs9 on a Win10 box that had fs8 on it already. First, I moved the fs8 out of the program files to the root, as suggested. I then installed the fs9 in the root directory. It would...
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    Thanks for the tip. Between the four computers, I...

    Thanks for the tip. Between the four computers, I think I have enough installs to drive me crazy. And it's a short drive.

    Regards,

    elmerfudd
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    Thanks for that. I'm just trying it now on one of...

    Thanks for that. I'm just trying it now on one of my test machines, with fs8. Something seems to be glitchy, I may have to bite the bullet and just uninstall and reinstall, save myself a bunch of...
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    Thanks for that. What I've done in the past with...

    Thanks for that. What I've done in the past with a new sim install is to rename the installed aircraft folder to aircraft.original. I then, as you suggest, copy over the aircraft folder from any...
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    Yeah, I had forgotten that you're supposed to do...

    Yeah, I had forgotten that you're supposed to do it that way. I've been doing it the wrong way, all these years. Old habits are hard to break.

    Thanks for the reminder.

    PS.: Is there any...
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    Tom, Yes, absolutely. I had to run the quiet...

    Tom,

    Yes, absolutely. I had to run the quiet one to 100% to have them come even close.

    Regards,

    elmerfudd
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    As it happened, I was already running in...

    As it happened, I was already running in compatibility mode. I did, as you suggested, try running as administrator, and the sound was as it should be. I tried copying the administrator fs9.cfg to my...
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    Windows 7 Seven issues

    I have a couple of bothersome problems with fs9 in Windows 7.

    I have four computers, each of which has both fs8 and fs9 installed. Two of these are old XP boxes, and two are Windows 7. The...
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    Addendum: in case anyone else encounters this...

    Addendum: in case anyone else encounters this problem.

    I took the above mentioned steps, none of which solved the problem. The solution turned out to actually be quite simple: all I had to do was...
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    Pat, I tried the uninstall/reinstall, without...

    Pat,

    I tried the uninstall/reinstall, without success. You were right about it being something I added. The offending culprit turned out to be a Piper Warrior that I had downloaded and installed....
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    I haven't added much to this sim in the way of...

    I haven't added much to this sim in the way of scenery, and so on, although I have added some planes. I haven't added anything lately. It was working yesterday, not today.



    I'll have to try...
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    Suddenly stopped working

    I installed FS2002 onto a Dell computer running Windows XP home, fourteen years ago. It's been running ever since. Yesterday, I did a flight, and when I tried to start FS this morning, it started ok,...
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    Thanks Tom. That's a good a wild guess as any....

    Thanks Tom. That's a good a wild guess as any. (BTW: I was playing with it yesterday, with no problem).

    I've reset the the settings on my Gateway, and reversed the format in the logbooks there....
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    You're welcome. Dunno why I didn't think to take...

    You're welcome. Dunno why I didn't think to take that tack before.

    Now, if only I could figure out why the A/C suddenly pitches up or down twenty-two degrees on my Win 7 machine (it just started...
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    Know all men by these presents that: the problem...

    Know all men by these presents that: the problem is solved. I compared the settings in the two Windows XP machines, and found one discrepancy:

    In Windows XP, the offending culprit was found under...
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    Thanks, Tim. I'll double and triple check...

    Thanks, Tim.

    I'll double and triple check everything.

    Regards,

    Elmer J. Fudd

    Millionaire. I own a mansion, und a yacht.
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    'Tis OK. I elaborated in a subsequent post on the...

    'Tis OK. I elaborated in a subsequent post on the first page, but you may have missed it, so here goes:

    My older Dell was shipped from Canada, shows the U.S. date format of m/d/yyyy. It runs XP...
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    Tim, Just a side note: your tip applies to...

    Tim,

    Just a side note: your tip applies to Windows 7, which I don't really use for the sim anymore. When I bought my Gateway i5-2320, I optioned a dedicated video card, in the hopes that it would...
  24. One thing to be aware of, and I hope this doesn't...

    One thing to be aware of, and I hope this doesn't happen to you, but my experience with buying a new computer turned out to be a bit of a disappointment. About five years ago, I bought a new Gateway...
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    Tim, thanks for the tip. I'll have another look...

    Tim, thanks for the tip. I'll have another look at the Win 7 regional settings.

    My most recent issue, though, is with two seemingly identical Win XP machines. I'll have to have another very...
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