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REX - do i have to generate textures each time?

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I have fsx for steam and REX. Currently I startup rex first and generate the textures by selecting I just want to fly from the menu, I know this takes a while especially with water textures, however do I have to do this each time?

 

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Nope, you install a set of textures and those stay active until you choose to install a new set.

REX changes the default textures in the sim's folders for new textures and they stay there until you replace them with new ones.

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As Maarten say, you only run the texture installer when:

1: You want to change the textures

or

2: You want REX to more closely match the textures with the weather

 

Normally, if you run `I just want to Fly` it only loads the weather, not weather and weather appropriate textures. That only happens when you select the `weather` drop down, choose the airport and click on `Wx Textures` which links to the texture installer.

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many thanks, does that mean i can just launch FSX later without have to launch REX first unless I want to change textures?

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