StarAlliance38 From United States of America, joined Jan 2008, 1447 posts, RR: 3 Posted (7 years 2 months 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 20362 times:
I was playing FSX and when I taxied to the gates, there was no terminal, jetways, or vehicles! Do I have to toggle something to see the jetways and stuff. On the box it says the jetways move into place and the vehicles move, but I can't see em
GST From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2008, 942 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (7 years 2 months 5 days 8 hours ago) and read 20350 times:
You will need a god machine for your computer to be able to deal with all the jetways and ramp gubbins FSX adds on the higher graphical settings. Thou I've got FSX, I still use FS9 mainly because I can run it better.
Burkhard From Germany, joined Nov 2006, 4513 posts, RR: 2
Reply 7, posted (7 years 4 days 5 hours ago) and read 19486 times:
Quoting Babybus (Reply 6): As said, the realism settings have to be quite high to get a terminal and a jetway.
On a side note, is it possible to run FS9 on Vista? I'm really not happy with the way FSX performs on my computer.
FS9 under Vista, switch the User Access Control off, than it works.
On the jetways, a few are available with scenery dense. The jetways are the biggest CPU drain in FSX, if they start moving. I made a version of ORD without jetways, and the the frame rate with full AI traffic and full ground traffic was still dominated by the jetways at MDW...