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Can't Get FSX to Run in Windows 10

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I don't know why it won't run in Windows 10.  It ran fine in Windows 7 with no problems.  When I startup it takes a long time to get to the Free Flight and then when launching "Fly Now" it doesn't do anything.  What am I doing wrong?  Help.

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I'm running on W10 myself without any issues at first. Most of what I had to deal with was making sure that user permissions were set to administrator. Try running in compatibility mode with user administration checked.

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I too couldn't get it to work either on a pristine install of both Windows 10 (latest nvidia drivers etc) and FSX Acceleration in DX10 mode (no third party add-ons or NI installed at this stage). Typically it would CTD with errors in kernelbase.dll or fsxui.dll after alot of flickering of the desktop/black screen after hitting 'Fly Now'. This was with trying all manner of compatibility settings and I run it as admin as a matter of course anyway. Ended up reinstalling Windows 7 in the end.

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It takes like 20 minutes just to get to the Free Flight. Another 10 minutes to go into any other screen.  I don't know and am very confused.


Are the FSX folders supposed to be Read Only?

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Make sure 353.62 video card drivers are installed correctly.

 

All my file folders are now marked Read Only.

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Took 45 minutes to get into a flight and keeps stopping and starting every couple of seconds.


in windowed moved just a black screen and nothing.

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Jim:  I figured it from your post on Flightsim.  It works perfect and very smooth.  Go figure.  Thanks.   :blink:

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Pretty sure it's the same stuff I've been posting here. Bet it was the Shaders folder.

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