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    Yeah. I call it FM: Friggen Magic. If I need...

    Yeah. I call it FM: Friggen Magic.
    If I need to, I can actually go to AM. Advanced Magic.
    :cool:


    Easy enough to find: Open the .cfg file, with P3D shut down completely, that matches the...
  2. You're absolutely correct. You didn't ask about...

    You're absolutely correct. You didn't ask about the Steam client, you asked about FSX:SE. My client just fires up when I start my computer. It's always running in the background, so I don't have to...
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    It sounds like the autopilot is still on, and...

    It sounds like the autopilot is still on, and commanding a turn to another heading. Hence the stabilator positions. Have you tried turning the AP off? Or changing the autopilot's heading to the...
  4. OH! OOOOps.... :eek: Sorry bout that. Nice...

    OH!

    OOOOps.... :eek:

    Sorry bout that. Nice to see I'm still wide awake and firing on all 8. Or is that all 4?

    Heck. Anywho, off for more coffee. Obviously I'm in desperate need of it....
  5. I figgered, I was just offering a possible...

    I figgered, I was just offering a possible alternative (wow! two big words in a row, and at this time of day!) to using a batch file.
    Nothing wrong with alternatives to a single way of doing...
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    No dam water?? They need to install more dam...

    No dam water?? They need to install more dam dams! That gives our famous, intrepid, dam airman a better dam chance to make more dam water landings.
    AND we all know darn well (HAH!) how much he...
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    Zippy, do NOT get me started on dam puns. They're...

    Zippy, do NOT get me started on dam puns. They're like coffee to me: Once I start, I just can't stop. They're just so dam addictive!!

    Have fun, all!
    Pat☺
  8. OK, then, how about: @echo off D: cd...

    OK, then, how about:

    @echo off
    D:
    cd \steam\steamapps\common\FSX
    FSX

    exit

    Please note, the two lines that read
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    You may have deleted the entire FSX folder...

    You may have deleted the entire FSX folder structure, HOWEVER: I wager you didn't delete the folder found at C:\Users\All Users\Microsoft\FSX . THAT'S where the scenery.cfg file that is giving you...
  10. Tut-tut! It didn't "throw" the plane down, it...

    Tut-tut! It didn't "throw" the plane down, it just made a good Navy landing in a plane not made to make Navy landings. 7-800 fpm descent rate, never, ever flare. Good Navy landing :cool: :rolleyes:...
  11. Auto-Land? Just a guess... Pat☺

    Auto-Land?

    Just a guess...
    Pat☺
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    I was I-Level, so our read "Bench check RFI IAW...

    I was I-Level, so our read "Bench check RFI IAW HSI". Ready For Issue, In Accordance With Handbook of Service Instructions. Usually preceded by "R&R'd (select part{s} name{s} here)".
    ...
  13. Rule of thumb: If it works in FSX Accel, it works...

    Rule of thumb: If it works in FSX Accel, it works fine in FSX:SE.

    Only real difference is the way Steam stuffs the FSX folder deeper in it's folder structure than the FSX Box.

    Does this help?...
  14. Nice pictures of two verry pretty aircraft....

    Nice pictures of two verry pretty aircraft. Thanks for the post :)

    From what I understand, Rockwell GAVE Bob Hoover that yellow P-51, to fly around to airshows, etc. Great advertising for...
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    It sounds like you're in a Bob Hope/Bing Crosby...

    It sounds like you're in a Bob Hope/Bing Crosby movie!
    "The (Air) Road to Mandalay"

    You break into song, I'm leaving, though! :p

    Have fun, all!
    Pat☺
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    Boy, the title sure gave me a scare! I had the...

    Boy, the title sure gave me a scare!

    I had the horrible fear you had something about my ex flying around. :eek:
    I thought it was a little early yet for her to out of her cave, but ya never...
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    Calistoga is where I learned to fly. Gliders,...

    Calistoga is where I learned to fly. Gliders, because I was too young to get a powered lisence. I was 14 when I started, and turned 15 the day I soloed. A week later, I had my cert.
    My father had...
  18. Thread: Flameouts

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    Sounds like you're running shy on fuel. A LOT of...

    Sounds like you're running shy on fuel. A LOT of variables go into the range you can achieve. Passenger weight, fuel weight, climb speed, cruise speed, baggage weight, winds aloft, engine condition,...
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    I bought FSX:SE the day it first came out. I was...

    I bought FSX:SE the day it first came out. I was curious to see what all the excitement was about FSX in general, and SE in particular, and I figured that for $5.00, I couldn't go wrong. If I didn't...
  20. I think you mis-understand me. If you rclick...

    I think you mis-understand me.

    If you rclick on most .exe files, you will see a choice on the menu that reads Run As Admin.
    It doesn't give the user Admin rights to anything but that particular...
  21. Semper Fi, Steve! A lot of MSFSes, whether...

    Semper Fi, Steve!



    A lot of MSFSes, whether FS9, FSX, or whatever, don't work worth a rat's tail (ahem) without being in Admin. Especially in Win10, and double especially if the Sim is...
  22. Glad you got it! :) May I make a small...

    Glad you got it! :)

    May I make a small suggestion? If you're gonna be FS9'ing much, you may want to make a shortcut on your desktop to places like where the FS9.cfg file is located (there is a few...
  23. Make sure you're looking in the folder located...

    Make sure you're looking in the folder located here: C:\Users\<YourUserNameHERE>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\FS9

    There is a folder setting that will permit you see "hidden" files and folders. Look...
  24. ANY plane that lands on a carrier, not counting...

    ANY plane that lands on a carrier, not counting helicopters, has a tailhook. The S3-A, S2 Greyhound, etc. Any plane that's designed for a carrier landing. They also have the beefed up landing gear...
  25. A quick, easy, solution to problems like this:...

    A quick, easy, solution to problems like this: reset you default flight to the default that comes with the sim. C172 at Seattle, IIRC.
    Just open your FS9.cfg file with NotePad, or NotePad++. Ensure...
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