A 2006 simulator, developed by Microsoft, for Windows. It is a flight simulator that simulates everything that happens during flights, from gate to gate.

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Aircraft name in Flight Simulator X or FlightGear

There was a default plane in FSX or FlightGear in which the throttle was above the head and in the middle. It is similar to this, but no connector in the middle for yokes. What was the name of the ...
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Microsoft Flight Simulator X not recognising discrete AMD Radeon graphics card

I have just installed FSX on a windows 8.1 system, however in the graphics settings I can only select intel hd graphics 4000 not my discrete AMD Radeon card. In the AMD switchable graphics I have set ...
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installshield error 1628 when installing FSX on Windows 8.1

I have just successfully uninstalled FSX from an ageing XP machine and am trying to install it on a computer running Windows 8.1. However the installer gets part way through opening, it then crashes ...
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Why is FSX crashing on single player?

I got FSX for my birthday and I couldn't wait to start it up, when I did it worked fine but 2 days later- after 2 mins of gameplay below 16x speed, it crashed, I also have service packs one and two, I ...
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Flight Simulator X change controls behavior

I'm trying to play Microsoft's Flight Simulator X, but currently i'm having a bad time, as I'm used to flight games where when you unpress a key, the control surface returns to its initial position. ...
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Microsoft Flight Simulator X on Windows 8.1

I've been itching to play some flight simulator X recently, so I pulled out my DVD copy and threw that sucker in. However, I purchased that game back in the XP/Vista days, now I'm on Windows 8.1 and ...
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Recovering your Microsoft Flight Simulator X CD Key

I had purchased and installed Microsoft Flight Simulator X Deluxe on my machine, but uninstalled it since I never used to play it all that much. Now I want to reinstall it, but I have the Disks but ...
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PMDG 737-800 NGX Brakes Problem

I use PMDG 737-800 NGX and have recently run into a problem that occurs on all my flights. I us the autoland system, no problem, flare arms without rollout then I disengage autopilot, touch down, use ...
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Selling my legal game. What to do about the activation part?

I've sold my Microsoft Flight Simulator X game. Its a legal game. I have the cd keys, and I've activated it and can peacefully play it. Now that I've sold it (it still hasn't reached him yet), what ...
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FSX crashes on startup under Windows 8

Trying to run Microsoft Flight Simulator X (Deluxe Edition, with Service Pack 1) under Windows 8 experiences a crash on startup: Whereas FSX did work on Windows 7. Has anyone tried FSX under ...
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FSX running QualityWings 757 throws fsx.exe stopped interacting with windows and was closed event error

I'm running Flight Simulator X on a pretty decent rig. I can run Witcher 2 at maximum settings with no worries or hiccups and haven't had any problems with other games or applications. I am running ...