n88kb
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FSX Config File Help.

Sun Sep 12, 2010 12:33 am

Hi Folks,
I have just re installed FSX on my laptop running Windows 7. When I copy the details of my addon planes and repaints to the config file using notepad it won't let me save them. Is there some conflict between Windows 7 and FSX?

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JohnKrist
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RE: FSX Config File Help.

Sun Sep 12, 2010 9:02 am

Nope, not that I am aware of. I can edit and save with no problems.
Right click the cfg and check that the check box for Write protection isn't ticked.
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n88kb
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RE: FSX Config File Help.

Mon Sep 13, 2010 8:44 am

Thank you JohnKrist, That Worked!

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RE: FSX Config File Help.

Tue Sep 14, 2010 12:52 pm

You are sure you edited the file that is used, in your user profile, and not the one in the FSX folder that FSX never uses?

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