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Is your PC strictly for Flight Simulator or do you play other games on it?

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Do some of you people here play other games besides Flight Simulator on your PC? Reason why I ask is because I can imagine that if a person has so much hardware specifically for Flight Simulator like rudder pedals, yokes, throttles, swtich panels, and insturment panels, I can imagine it being a hassle to move that stuff of the way if they want to play another game on that same PC. Do some of you just do the rest of your gaming on consoles because of this reason or do some of you have a Flight Simulator rig and a 2nd rig for general gaming that you do the rest of your gaming on, or do some of you don't care for other games besides Flight Simulator?

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Hi Speed,Interesting question! I have 1 rig for all atm. I play games and simulators on the same pc. I do have another pc but its not that good for what fsx demands and if it did i would build myself a cockpit cause atm I 'm using the Saiteck x52 set :Thinking:.regards,Shadowzy

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I cannot play anything else, since it is very difficult to reach the mouse or keyboard... Too much stuff aroundMy wife drives a racing car on Yoke + rudder from time to time.

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I do it all on 1 PC. I have a yoke and throttle that is pretty quick to setup or take down so its not 2 much of a hassle.

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FSX only! This thing is pristine! I use my Asus G74 laptop to run games, which I rarely play anyway...

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Lots of other things... other games such as Battlefield 3, Portal 2, Half life 2 series, many other older games. I also use it for MS Office programs, internet browsing, listening to music etc etc.

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FS9 only. Seriously upgrading at this time, so FSX soon.You mean to say there are other games out there? Who woulda thunk.Bob

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FSX mainly but i do have train simulator 2012 on it which i use once or twice a week.

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Games? :huh: What games? I don't play any games on this computer, just an awesome Flight simulator program (FSX) and possibly (can not confirm or deny) another one (not just a game either) that I am not permitted to discuss, talk about, or refer to! Big%20Grin.gifKind regards,

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I have one PC - i7 950 which has 2 windows 7 64 installations. 1 for gaming and 1 for FSX. In my gaming install I disable all my usb hardware controls and in the FSX install I disable the 360 controller. The advantage of running 2 separate win 7 installations is I don't have to worry about updating Nvidia drivers for the games and causing probs with FSX.My laptop is for software dev/emails/internet/films/music etc and my ipad is for internet/films/silly games/reading books.When ivy bridge comes out I will be building a PC purely for FSX with the latest hardware and the current i7 950 will be a gaming only machine.I spend a lot of money on Steam games when they are on sale. I must have around 40 or so that I have not even looked at yet!

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Well where do we start with mine. It is mainly FSX, but also plays F1 2011, BF3, MW3, Train Sim 2012 and minesweper. Also used for social media stuff, internets, homework. IMO, i would call it a high performance family PC as the family do have their own log on.

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Well where do we start with mine. It is mainly FSX, but also plays F1 2011, BF3, MW3, Train Sim 2012 and minesweper. Also used for social media stuff, internets, homework. IMO, i would call it a high performance family PC as the family do have their own log on.
Hows that overclock working out for ya on minesweeper? Any FPS increase? :)

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I will admit to a re-ocurring World of Warcraft addiction.
I considered trying it but a friend told me not to play it due to the addictive-ness of gameplay.... Although, I am tempted by the gameplay atmosphere.

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If you value your life I implore you to avoid it. I would have 2 PhD's by now if I could somehow figure out how to recover the lost time I invested in WoW.

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It is too late for me, but if you MUST (and some feel they MUST) get yourself a trial (its free to lvl 20) and look me up on Gilneas server as Distus or Exadan.

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It is too late for me, but if you MUST (and some feel they MUST) get yourself a trial (its free to lvl 20) and look me up on Gilneas server as Distus or Exadan.
No..... I need to have a life. :LMAO:

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FSX and Evochron Mercenary, Truth be told EM was the centerpiece of my cockpit for the longest. Well it's predecessor Evochon Legend.

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Only fsx and MW3 for me.
I got MW3 on sale for $35....good thing because it's only worth about $15. See the games I have in my sig...

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