SuperBus
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Locating Aircraft Folder In FSX

Sun Dec 04, 2011 12:48 am

I am having some difficulties locating the "Aircraft" folder in FSX using Microsoft Windows 7. What shortcuts can I use to locate it? I have tried system searches and nothing seems to be coming up.

Thanks,

SuperBus

Edited for grammar

[Edited 2011-12-03 17:11:16]
 
David L
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RE: Locating Aircraft Folder In FSX

Sun Dec 04, 2011 10:57 am

It's called Airplanes in FSX and it's in the SimObjects folder of your main FSX folder, i.e.

Microsoft Flight Simulator X -> SimObjects -> Airplanes
 
SuperBus
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RE: Locating Aircraft Folder In FSX

Mon Dec 05, 2011 3:02 am

Thanks for the information.
 
Burkhard
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RE: Locating Aircraft Folder In FSX

Thu Dec 08, 2011 7:53 am

To make it more precise: FSX can have many aircraft folders. Where they are you define in your user fsx.cfg file, there you add lines simobject=.... and then this is known to FSX.

I would not install any addon aircraft that is not aware of this to FSX unless you are a developper yourself and know what you are doing - it is likely to cause problems and will perform bad.

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