In Loving Memory Of
Founder of AVSIM Online
Hot Spots:Latest News & Homepage
File Library - What's New
Latest Product Reviews
NEW Prepar3D Guide v1
FS9/FSX/P3D CTD Guide v3
FSX / P3D Config Guide
Bargain Hunters Forum
Classified, Want, Swap Ads
News (1999 to 2012)
Product Reviews (2006-2012)
Advertise on AVSIM!
Sim Site Rankings
The AVSIM Staff
AVSIM is a free service to the flight simulation community. AVSIM is staffed completely by volunteers and all funds donated to AVSIM go directly back to supporting the community. Your donation here helps to pay our bandwidth costs, emergency funding, and other general costs that crop up from time to time. Thank you for your support!
Another external FPS limiter (and video recorder) - DXtory
8 replies to this topic
Posted 10 June 2011 - 11:55 PM
Thought I would link everyone a nice utility I use to limit FPS in FSX. It's called DXTory and is primarily a program for recording videos (like Fraps) but also has a frame limiter. Here is the page: http://dxtory.com/v2-home-en.htmlThe reason I like this one over the other options:-the Java-based FPSLimiter v 0.2 requires a batch file to start which some add on programs don't like, plus sometimes it doesn't capture FSX right on startup with addons like EZCA.-the D3DAntilag has problems switching from windowed to fullscreen for some peopleIt's payware but you don't have to pay to use the limiter, it just takes 10 seconds to start the program and then it will open up a browser window whenever you close the utility.Make sure you disable the FPS overlay in DXTory's settings and set your FPS limit as well. Click the tab with the monitor with the little '69' to disable the overlay and then go to the tab with the chip icon to check the FPS limiter box and set your desired FPS. This useful little program also works in DX10 mode, and 8 and even 7 for older games that might benefit from a limited framerate.
Posted 11 June 2011 - 02:10 AM
Thank you. Work's like a charm, i'm on v.2.0.101. FSX run smooth and nice at +/- 30 fps (set to limit 30).Cheers
Posted 11 June 2011 - 08:20 AM
Thanks for HUWorks nicely on my system. But yet, I cannot say if its better then the other fps limiters which have been discussed here. Harry
Win10 - email@example.com - 16G RAM - SSDs - GTX1070 - 3440x1440 curved - SaitekX52 || P3D v3.3.5: AS16+ASCA, MyTrafficX, PMDG birds, Majestic DH8D, A2A C172, FSGlobal(U), UTXv2, ORBX Gobal + Landclass + Regions + Airports, P3D3v3 compatible Airports from FlyTampa, FSBeam, FSDT.
Posted 11 June 2011 - 11:49 AM
Take a look at Bandicam ( http://www.bandicam.com/ )... I've been using this program for a while and works like a charm... It can record fullscreen or an area selected by the user, take snapshots, it has a FPS limiter that allows you to remove the limiter while running FSX to see your real FPS and then reactivate the limiter without exiting FSX... and above all.... Recording are supersmooth compared with Fraps...BTW... It's payware...Dexter...
80kts... V1... Rotate...
Posted 14 August 2011 - 04:36 AM
Interesting, the first one that seams to work local here correct, have to check more... Well it fluctuates to much it left my HD
Posted 14 August 2011 - 02:55 PM
Does this have to be configured in any way? I followed the OPs instructions and my fps behaved as if it was stuck on Unlimited. I was averaging 56fps not 30 as i'd set in Dxtory.
Posted 16 August 2011 - 09:50 AM
Hello again, I would like to inform this problem is solved on 2.0.109 and it works great again with FSX.
Really nice limiter, But I have FSX detection problem on new versions , asked on Dxtory forum but still no satisfied answer.any one have similar problem or solution for this? http://forum.dxtory....php?topic=961.0 Thanks