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by wwa659
Mon Oct 21, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: P3Dv3/P3dv4
Topic: License
Replies: 5
Views: 20

Re: License

I have found there are a few "combat" related features that do not work so well but that is a nonissue for Westwind. I am a real-world pilot and use the Academic License. As Rob said the only downside of Academic license is the watermark. Transferring from FSX and FSX Steam to P3Dv4 is a logical mov...
by wwa659
Fri Oct 11, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: Simulator Platforms
Topic: Simulator Installs Under Windows 10
Replies: 3
Views: 26

Re: Simulator Installs Under Windows 10

It has been reconmended to not install Microsoft Flight Simulator (or any other non OEM program) in the program files or the program files (x86) directory since Windows 7. That is when Microsoft started to restrict the write permission to said directory protecting it like it is a system only directo...
by wwa659
Sun Sep 01, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: X-Plane_10/X-Plane_11
Topic: Theft of the Zibo/Ultimate 737 max mod
Replies: 1
Views: 88

Theft of the Zibo/Ultimate 737 max mod

There is an unauthorized version of the Zibo/Ultimate 737 max being published today (September 1, 2019), the individual using the Pseudo name of Walter White (yes they even stoled that name from breaking bad) have taken and modified files in violation of the EULA of the Zibo mod and the Threshold Ul...
by wwa659
Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: FSX/FSX_SE
Topic: Microsoft to release a new Flight Simulator
Replies: 5
Views: 511

Microsoft to release a new Flight Simulator

This was in my email inbox this morning, I am just going to post the link here and let you all judge for your self's
https://flyawaysimulation.com/news/4953/
by wwa659
Mon Jun 10, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: X-Plane_10/X-Plane_11
Topic: X-Plane 11.35 update announced at FSExpo
Replies: 0
Views: 443

X-Plane 11.35 update announced at FSExpo

X-Plane 11.35 will be released today or possibly Tuesday morning, confirmed at the FSExpo 2019
https://www.thresholdx.net/news/fe19lr? ... ADdyk3ZWrM
Also, note the link has other updates from The Expo.
by wwa659
Mon May 13, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: P3Dv3/P3dv4
Topic: P3Dv4.5 Hotfix 1 is out
Replies: 0
Views: 261

P3Dv4.5 Hotfix 1 is out

The Hotfix for P3Dv4.5 is out
Please read the news release in the link before downloading to determine if you need the hotfix.
https://www.prepar3d.com/latest-news/
by wwa659
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: P3Dv3/P3dv4
Topic: P3Dv4.5 is out
Replies: 0
Views: 425

P3Dv4.5 is out

Lockheed Prepar3d version 4.5 is now out.
I am downloading as I type this message.
if you have my Westwind textures for the C-130 then make a backup of the textures before upgrading content. same goes for any other aircraft you have added textures to.
by wwa659
Mon Feb 25, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: FSX/FSX_SE
Topic: Milviz stops FSX Development
Replies: 6
Views: 1322

Re: Milviz stops FSX Development

Paul, I recommend taking a look at P3Dv4 academic license. That is what I have and most of the FSX Native add-ons work in P3Dv4. The only ones that I found not to work were upgraded from FS9models to work in FSX. P3Dv4 controls and buttons are identical to FSX, after all, it is the same core engine ...
by wwa659
Sun Feb 24, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: FSX/FSX_SE
Topic: Milviz stops FSX Development
Replies: 6
Views: 1322

Re: Milviz stops FSX Development

:o PMDG also stops development for FSXand P3Dv3. https://fselite.net/news/pmdg-cease-development-for-fsx-p3dv3/?fbclid=IwAR39qpmMJJ6bTlnKwsLXXj4babXn1C2bZTAsMNQ3JaxV-3lrQY9tTBqdH4I Seam like breaking the 64bit barrier was a fatal blow to the 32bit sims such as FSX. At least FS9 enjoyed a long run af...
by wwa659
Fri Feb 22, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: X-Plane_10/X-Plane_11
Topic: Aerosoft Sky Tool pack in XP-11
Replies: 0
Views: 461

Aerosoft Sky Tool pack in XP-11

For those with low to mid-range computer systems, If your video card has less than 8g of ram, You may want to take a look at Aerosoft Sky Tools (for XP10) cloud textures. it is a Free download. I replaced the default1024k (HD) cloud textures with the 512k (SD) cloud textures from Aerosoft and gained...