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Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Sat Jun 18, 2005 5:18 pm

Is the 2002 version of PSS A320 compatible with FS9? If so how can we add the new AIRAC in it? Also any idea if the aircrafts will fly smoothly if we use FS Nav along with it. I mean will it automatically change altitude, speed Heading, Frequencies etc. as specified on the FS Nav Flight Planed Route?

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Mon Jun 20, 2005 2:44 am

Hi George, You can get AIRACs from here. Along with SID/STARs. And they say its FS9 compatible.


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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Mon Jun 20, 2005 3:21 am

If you're going to fly with the FSNav autopilot, save yourself the money and get a freeware model and panel.

The point of the PSS is to fly it like the pros do - put your route in the FMC and fly it with the autopilot (I generate my flight plans in FSNav, but I don't use FSNav to fly them). There's some stuff you have to learn, but it is quite rewarding when you get it right. I'll be happy to help you out a bit if you want, just drop me an email in my profile.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Mon Jun 20, 2005 10:43 am

MIR –Yep you are right. Its of no use if I fly with FSNav when still having the PSS. But buddy I have tried setting the flight plan and all. Still I can’t figure out what all sorts of automation you need to put in to make the aircraft fly the precise route in the FMS.

Well just to give you an idea and to make sure I am doing the right thing. Before the flight I enter the Departure and Destination Airports at the INIT page in the FMC then Alternate and FLt Number at the same page. Then I go to the F-Plane page and from the departure Aprt would select the appropriate Runway and SID .Then I select the Arrival STAR for the expected runway at destination. Then enter each way points in the between the SID and STAR those are enroute. Usually I do this by typing in the Intersection or vor and then clicking on the P-Flan Discontinue button, So that the way point is inserted in between .Also I enter the SPD/Altitude corresponding to the way point in the right side of the FMC. After all these go to the PERF page and enter the T/O characteristics like V1,Vr,V2 speeds flaps config, Winds, Temps, QNH Transition level. Etc. This is all what I do normally. Just tell me if what I am doing is Wright or not. Also if this is correct after take off which all button should I push in the A/P panel for the A/c to follow the flight planned route. AP1, NAV then? Well it would be a million times better than reading a Manuel if you could just explain to me in the proper method. That must give me an idea. If you can help out, Thanx very much

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Tue Jun 21, 2005 6:05 pm

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 3):
Also if this is correct after take off which all button should I push in the A/P panel for the A/c to follow the flight planned route. AP1, NAV then? Well it would be a million times better than reading a Manuel if you could just explain to me in the proper method. That must give me an idea. If you can help out, Thanx very much

After take-off, your PFD should read NAV, rather than HDG. You can toggle between the two by pulling/pushing on HDG/NAV knob on the FMC (right click, left-click). If you don't do anything, it should display NAV like I said above, then click AP and the plane should follow the route you have selected.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Wed Jun 22, 2005 12:30 am

While doing the above. I suppose it gives only lateral guidance. Does it also control the altitude of the aircraft as specified in the FMC route?

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Wed Jun 22, 2005 1:02 am

I tried doing as you said but it seems like I still have some problem. Well Flight plan was ok. Just to give you a brief description. I had set Flex to 42 before departure. Then during takeoff roll I did advance the thrust to FLX/MCT Gate. But actually the A/c didn’t accelerate by itself so I applied full thrust in my joystick thrust lever. At the same time the PFD was reading Flex 32 ||SRS|| RWY. After departure the A/c continued to accelerate beyond V2+10 even after setting the V1 Vr V2 speed in PREF page. OK no after departure and accelerating beyond 1500 fts AGL I had set te Thrust to CL I switched AP1 and it was reading in PFD that THR CLB||CLB||NAV. but still the a/c didn’t turn when it reached the first Waypoint nether climbed . Even after setting the AP1 I had to fly it manually. Any idea why this kind of things happen?

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Wed Jun 22, 2005 3:02 am

PSS have a patch on their site to get rid of the mouse flickering that occurs when you install it in FS2004.
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Wed Jun 22, 2005 1:54 pm

Quoting Ricci767 (Reply 7):
PSS have a patch on their site to get rid of the mouse flickering that occurs when you install it in FS2004.

Ok I will download it from the PSS Website. Hopefully that would solve my problem.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Wed Jun 22, 2005 4:40 pm

One more thing I wanted to ask was. During takeoff after setting flex when you move the thrust lever to FLX/MCT does the aircraft automatically accelerate or do we have to increase thrust by moving the joystick or F3 key thrust lever further to accelerate?

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Wed Jun 22, 2005 11:51 pm

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 5):
While doing the above. I suppose it gives only lateral guidance. Does it also control the altitude of the aircraft as specified in the FMC route?

Nope, check your MCDU and look at your PFD display. A little red circle should appear (unless you have ILS button pressed) on your altitude part of the PDF. That cirlce gives you a general idea of where you should be in terms of the altitude according to what's displayed in the MCDU. It will only display +/- 500 feet so if you're more than 500 feet off the altitude suggested, then it will stay either at the bottom (you're 500+ feet too high) or top (-500 feet too low). You can try and stay within the correct altitude during ascend and descend by varying your V/S speed.

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 3):
Well just to give you an idea and to make sure I am doing the right thing. Before the flight I enter the Departure and Destination Airports at the INIT page in the FMC then Alternate

Alternate flight plan??? I though PSS's Airbus doesn't allow for an alternate flight plan. I seem to recall trying to put one in and I get NOT ALLOWED in the MCDU. If you can actually file one, how did you do it???

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Wed Jun 22, 2005 11:57 pm

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 6):
tried doing as you said but it seems like I still have some problem. Well Flight plan was ok. Just to give you a brief description. I had set Flex to 42 before departure. Then during takeoff roll I did advance the thrust to FLX/MCT Gate. But actually the A/c didn’t accelerate by itself so I applied full thrust in my joystick thrust lever. At the same time the PFD was reading Flex 32 ||SRS|| RWY. After departure the A/c continued to accelerate beyond V2+10 even after setting the V1 Vr V2 speed in PREF page. OK no after departure and accelerating beyond 1500 fts AGL I had set te Thrust to CL I switched AP1 and it was reading in PFD that THR CLB||CLB||NAV. but still the a/c didn’t turn when it reached the first Waypoint nether climbed . Even after setting the AP1 I had to fly it manually. Any idea why this kind of things happen?

That's odd. I usually use the iFDG planes with the PSS panels, so to be honest I have not tried it at all with the original PSS Airbus models, since I don't like them. The iFDG models (www.ifdg.net) come with the air.cfg file.
I just copy the panel and sound files from the PSS plane folders and over-write the ones in the iFDG. You won't get the 3D cockpit, but who cares, the planes are better and have better handling characteristics in my opinion.

Nevertheless, how I described it, works for me using STARS/SIDS, so no problems there. I usually hand-fly it until the first way-point but that's just for something to do ... piloting the 'bus seems to be very boring  Smile otherwise.
However, I did try with AP after about 4000 feet and it worked.


As for the throttle, go to the panel config utility and select the keys you'd like. I use page up for next detent/gate and page down for previous detent/gate

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 12:29 am

Here's my general proceedure for setting up the MCDU:

Step 1: INIT page - enter all the relevant information on the first INIT page (origin/destination, flight number, alternate). Leave something blank if you don't know what should go there.

Step 2: F-PLN page - enter your route, with the departure runway selected (get it from the ATIS), as well as the SID if applicable (if there is no SID, you still have to select NO SID). You don't have to pick a STAR just yet, but you can. After you're done, go back and delete any discontinuities that may have been put in (often there's one after the SID and before the STAR)

Step 3: Get your proper weight and fuel info from the Fuel and Payload section in the Aircraft menu. Select the payload you want as well as the fuel load, then write down the Zero Fuel Weight and Fuel Quantity. If you already did this prior to starting the sim, you can skip this step.

Step 4: INIT page - on the second init page (press the NEXT PAGE key to get to it), enter your ZFW and Fuel load in the proper slots.

Step 5: PERF page - select your takeoff data (V1, VR, V2, flex setting, etc.)

Step 6: PROG page - take a look at the optimum altitude, and then select a cruise altitude based on that (as close as possible while allowing for direction of flight requirements). Enter the cruise altitude on the same page

Step 7: RAD NAV page - tune the VORs and NDBs that you'll need for the SID (if the plane isn't set to fly it itself). You might need to look at the chart for the SID, which is usually available online. Check the Charts link at www.navdata.at for where to download.

Step 8: DATA page - save the route. This isn't required, but I like to do it so that if I ever fly the same route again, I can just load it in rather than re-enter all the waypoints.

That's it - you're done. Start the engines and taxi out. When you're lined up on the runway, advance the throttles a bit to check the engines, and then enter FLEX/MCT mode. The engines should spool up to takeoff power. Rotate at the appropriate speed, and pitch up to maintain the speed indicated by the magenta bug on the airspeed tape. After 500 feet AGL, you can turn on the autopilot whenever you're ready. Just make sure that you know what it's going to do before you turn it on.

That works for me.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 6:28 am

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 6):
After departure the A/c continued to accelerate beyond V2+10

Looks like this is the critical bit which you may have omitted:

Quoting Mir (Reply 12):
Rotate at the appropriate speed, and pitch up to maintain the speed indicated by the magenta bug on the airspeed tape

However, isn't it the horizontal, magenta pitch bar on the FD that you follow by adjusting your pitch? I don't have the A-320 but I have the PSS A-330/340.

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 6):
but still the a/c didn’t turn when it reached the first Waypoint

I haven't flown the Airbus for a while but don't you have to push the Heading Selector to engage VNAV? If I'm right, you engage Heading mode (autopilot off) before take-off using the runway heading and after take-off engaging AP1 will put the autopilot into Heading mode, i.e.the heading you chose for departure. You then push the Heading selector when you want to engage VNAV.
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 7:06 am

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 5):
Does it also control the altitude of the aircraft as specified in the FMC route?

Here's another opportunity to make a fool of myself but here goes... You have to set any altitudes you use with the Altitude selector. If you're using ATC, set each altitude they give you then "pull" the selector knob for Open Climb (to get there quickly) or push the knob to let the flight computers decide what rate of climb (or descent) to use.

Now, I'm really guessing here, you tell the FMC what your cruise altitude is so that it can work out fuel burn, what restrictions there are, etc., but you actually change altitude with the Altitude Selector knob because in real life you'd rarely be sent straight to your cruise altitude by ATC. You'd be "stepped" up via several altitudes due to other traffic. Same thing for descents. In summary, your lateral path (assuming nothing unusual) is the same as the flight plan you file with ATC beforehand while your vertical path is decided by ATC as required at the time - it's unpredictable.
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 9:01 am

Quoting Mir (Reply 12):
Here's my general proceedure for setting up the MCDU

Mir- Did everything the way you suggested and the aircraft flew perfectly in the first time. Then again I restarted FS and tried preparing the way you said but that time even when I setted the FLX/MCT for take off the A/c wont accelerate it self. Still don’t have a clear idea what exactly is wrong. So its works some times and some time it doesn’t. Donno why.

Quoting David L (Reply 14):
set each altitude they give you then "pull" the selector knob for Open Climb (to get there quickly) or push the knob to let the flight computers decide what rate of climb (or descent) to use.

David - I tried out as you said and it did help me out but only problem is that this tip also works only when the A/THR and AP works.And that excatly is where I have problems.

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 8):
Alternate flight plan??? I though PSS's Airbus doesn't allow for an alternate flight plan. I seem to recall trying to put one in and I get NOT ALLOWED in the MCDU. If you can actually file one, how did you do it???

Milan320- By the way you can set an alternate airport in the area below the FROM/TO in the INIT page. It reads (ALTN). By that way you can keep an alternate flight plane incase of diversion I think.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 9:09 am

Well now I understand one thing. Every time I have set the F-Plan and other related things correctly but the entire problem starts when I start the take off. When I move the thrust lever to FLX/MCT some times the aircraft accelerates and sometimes it stays still (no response). But when ever the aircraft accelerated it flew smoothly. And all system worked properly. AP, NAV, A/THR etc etc... Still have no idea why this is caused. To be honest I haven’t slept for last three nights trying to figure out what exactly is causing the problem. Also studied the Manuel well trying to understand each and every symbols and terminologies. What’s the point in knowing all the working principles if the stuff don’t work actually. Now I’m Fed up with it.

One more tip that I can give you is that the whenever I try to open the Airbus panel config and error message comes up showing “Cannot create filePSSAirbus A3XXconfig.pnl” Also while trying to open the flight planner another message comes up telling “Unable to open planner.dat” At the same time load edit Airbus pro is working fine. Don’t know if these problems have some relation with the Autopilot and A/THR problem that I have while T/o and flight.

It seems like I have to switch back to the POSKY A330 with normal panels to continue flying even though they aren’t realistic  Sad

Anyway my sincere thanx to all for trying to help me out.

Thankfully
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 9:49 am

Quoting David L (Reply 13):
However, isn't it the horizontal, magenta pitch bar on the FD that you follow by adjusting your pitch? I don't have the A-320 but I have the PSS A-330/340.

If you mean the Flight Director (which I thought was green), you can do that as well, it will show you how much to pitch up to get to the speed bug. However, I find it's easier to use the trend vector on the airspeed tape to tell me how much to pitch up. It's a personal preference.

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 16):
It seems like I have to switch back to the POSKY A330 with normal panels to continue flying even though they aren’t realistic

Don't give up! Try reading the tutorial flight and following along - it is quite helpful. If you're really stuck, contact me and I'll go through the whole process with you step by step.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 2:05 pm

I was thinking if another thing. One trend which I have noticed in the problem is that if by any chance things works at the point of departure, there after even if try to restart that particular flight things seems to continue working normally. So I was thinking of saving the flight the next time when it works. Hopefully I can start it from the position I left next time. It’s just a matter of moving the aircraft to another airport for commencing another new flight. Will try experimenting on that. And Mir- It seems like you have explained almost everything about flight planning and FMC in the PSS. If I have any further doubt would definitely contact you. 500


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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 6:28 pm

Quoting Mir (Reply 17):
If you mean the Flight Director (which I thought was green),

Now you mention it, yes! I've been flying the PMDG 737 exclusively for a few months and it's magenta on that.

I guess I just find it simpler to adjust my pitch by chasing a pitch target. The point is to get the right pitch for the airspeed so I guess it doesn't matter how you do it
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 7:02 pm

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 16):
When I move the thrust lever to FLX/MCT some times the aircraft accelerates and sometimes it stays still (no response).

Could you just confirm what method you're using to adjust the throttle levers?

I would recommend using key presses, as Milan320 suggested. It may not seem realistic but you don't "feel" the detents on the throttle as you would in a real Airbus. Now, if you're using key presses, get the throttle quadrant into view and make sure the levers are moving when you press the appropriate keys.

  • If they don't move then I would suggest that the problem lies with the key assignments. For some reason, the full stop key occasionally stops working the brakes for me on various aircraft.
  • If they do move to the correct detent, then I'm stumped!
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 7:21 pm

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 15):
Milan320- By the way you can set an alternate airport in the area below the FROM/TO in the INIT page. It reads (ALTN). By that way you can keep an alternate flight plane incase of diversion I think.

Thanks, I'll try it again, but I could swear I did that before when I started flying the PSS Bus, but I had NOT ALLOWED. I thought that was odd obviously, so I never tried it again. However, I'll try it yet again.
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 9:15 pm

Quoting David L (Reply 20):
If they do move to the correct detent, then I'm stumped!

Yea David it does move. That is why I am stumped too. When I press the +/- keys in the Num Pad the levers move from dent to dent. REV/IDEL/CL/FLX-MCT/TOGA. The I tried disabling the joystick and using the keys alone.Still it wouldn’t work. Actually when I move the Lever for take off to the FLX/MCT dent the A/THR Green light even comes up. Then the rest all depends on my luck. If it continues to accelerate as I move it to the FLX/MCT mode then everything works ok if not the same sad story again(No AP1 or AP=2 hold on NAV or HDG, No AP hold on A/THR-SPEED except ALT on Manuel V/s setting). That’s why I told I tried everything I could so far.


BTW David I do get an FSUIPC Error msg each time I start with the Airbus PSS aircrafts. It says "One or more program you are using is not accredited for access to a un registered copy of FSUIPC. Please see the FSUIPC.log for details" I use the FSUIPC ver 3.47 but it’s an unregistered copy. Don’t know if this has any relation with the problems I face while flying the PSS.

To be honest I hate flying these unrealistic aircrafts, that’s the main reason why I turned into PSS because it’s realistic. Now after seeing all the great and realistic features on the PSS my mind does want to go back to the old POSKY A330/340’s which I used to fly with the normal panels. That is why I keep on trying to solve the problems but it seems that this thing would drive me crazy in a short while Smile

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 10:16 pm

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 22):
I use the FSUIPC ver 3.47 but it’s an unregistered copy

My copy of FSUIPC isn't registered and it does all the things I need it to do. However, my version is 3.411 (November 2004) which is, I assume, more recent so perhaps you should get hold of that. If not, at least try uninstalling then re-insatlling the version you've got.

I've heard a lot about the POSKY stuff but I've never tried it. I agree about unrealistic aircraft - after flying the PMDG 737, the default one is awful!

Incidentally, I got the A-330 out and took it for a spin. Everything worked fine... except that the gear wouldn't retract. The lever moves but the 3 greens stay on and the gear doesn't budge!
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 10:23 pm

Quoting David L (Reply 23):
Incidentally, I got the A-330 out and took it for a spin. Everything worked fine... except that the gear wouldn't retract. The lever moves but the 3 greens stay on and the gear doesn't budge!

Ooh Dear I never knew that the 330's had such a problem. Does this happen often or occasionally?

Quoting David L (Reply 23):
My copy of FSUIPC isn't registered and it does all the things I need it to do. However, my version is 3.411 (November 2004) which is, I assume, more recent so perhaps you should get hold of that. If not, at least try uninstalling then re-insatlling the version you've got.

In that case mine is more recent I think because the one I am using is ver 3.470. Anyway will try reinstalling it or download another.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 10:43 pm

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 24):
Does this happen often or occasionally?

Never happened before. I've just re-installed FS2004 and the A-330/340 but I don't remember having to do much tweaking before.

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 24):
the one I am using is ver 3.470

OK, I took a chance! Either it was 3.47, with 411 being a higher number than 47, or it was 3.470, with 470 being a higher number than 411. 50/50 chance and I blew it!
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 10:52 pm

Quoting David L (Reply 25):
I've just re-installed FS2004 and the A-330/340 but I don't remember having to do much tweaking before.

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Reinstalling the whole things is a hectic process.Isn’t it? But wish your problems will be over with that.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 11:02 pm

But I think I'm going to have to re-install Windows and everything else from scratch. Two years' worth of clutter have taken their toll - quite a few things aren't running the way they used to.  Sad
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 11:10 pm

Reinstalling Windows would even take a longer period and is more hectic than reinstalling FS or PSS but once its reinstalled then the systems becomes faster.BTW confirm your e-mail ID is active?

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Thu Jun 23, 2005 11:48 pm

The only other thing I can think of is the Take-off Configuration. Does the A-320 have a T.O Config test button for the lower display? On the A-330 you should have the flaps at Config 1, Auto-brake at Max and Spoilers armed. Now, I don't know what'll happen if the take-off configuration is not right - I'd have thought that the engines would still spool up - I can't try it just at the moment.
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Fri Jun 24, 2005 2:48 am

Affirmative David the 320 does have a TO Config Button. In which we have
Arm Spoilers
Auto Brakes Max
Sign ON
Flaps


But that’s not the case. I always tried taking off with TO Config Normal.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Fri Jun 24, 2005 2:49 am

Quoting Santhosh (Reply 24):
the one I am using is ver 3.470

Oh yeah? Well, I just downloaded version 3.48.  weightlifter 
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Fri Jun 24, 2005 5:10 am

Thats nice. Might give you better results.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Fri Jun 24, 2005 7:22 pm

One more thought - PSS recommend starting in a default aircraft and only selecting the Airbus after your starting location appears, rather than selecting the Airbus in the Create Flight screen.
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Fri Jun 24, 2005 11:15 pm

Quoting David L (Reply 33):
One more thought - PSS recommend starting in a default aircraft and only selecting the Airbus after your starting location appears, rather than selecting the Airbus in the Create Flight screen.

I've always gone straight to the Airbus, and haven't had any problems with it.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Sat Jun 25, 2005 1:30 am

Ooh I c.Will definitly try that also.

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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Sat Jun 25, 2005 1:32 am

Quoting Mir (Reply 34):
I've always gone straight to the Airbus

So have I but you never know!
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Mon Jun 27, 2005 11:15 pm

Quoting David L (Reply 23):
My copy of FSUIPC isn't registered and it does all the things I need it to do. However, my version is 3.411 (November 2004) which is, I assume, more recent so perhaps you should get hold of that. If not, at least try uninstalling then re-insatlling the version you've got.

Actually, about a month or two ago, I switched computers, re-installed FS9 and installed PSS from their website. No FSUIPC problmes this time around. Originally, I had an error message saying something that my FSUIPC was too old or something like that. It might be that PSS has fixed something with their installer in the last little while and there's an updated FSUIPC.

Santhosh, try re-isntalling the PSS Airbus, by re-downloading the installer from the PSS site.

Also, you can google the FSUIPC and download it. You can register it for more options, but the unregistered version should work fine with PSS.

/Milan320

P.S. I just realized (albeit lately) that there is an update for FS9 on the MS site. FS9.1 they call it. Has anyone installed it? And if so, does it wreak havoc with current installations?



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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Tue Jun 28, 2005 12:32 am

Quoting Milan320 (Reply 37):
FS9.1 they call it. Has anyone installed it? And if so, does it wreak havoc with current installations?

I installed it as soon as it was available. I've had one or two problems but I've no reason to believe the update is responsible, though some have reported problems with add-ons. You do have to make sure you've got the latest version of FSUIPC after the update, though.

One advantage of the FS update is that it includes all the bridges that they forgot(!) last time. That means you can ditch a lot of 3rd party bridge add-ons.
 
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RE: Anyone Experienced In PSS A320

Tue Jun 28, 2005 12:36 am

Quoting Milan320 (Reply 37):
Originally, I had an error message saying something that my FSUIPC was too old or something like that.

Now that sounds familiar but I've no recollection of how I fixed it.

Quoting Milan320 (Reply 37):
try re-isntalling the PSS Airbus, by re-downloading the installer from the PSS site.

Definitely worth a go.

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