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WARNING ABOUT KB3213986 and Saitek FIP

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Just ot pass on my experince of this update.  Had a nightmare,  my FIP panels failed to work.  Restoring my system prior to this update all worked fine.  After many attempt I determined the following.

 

 

I dont normalluy plug the FIP in at PC boot, only when I load up FSX.  never had a problem doing this.

 

Now the only way I can get the FIP to work since this latest update  is to have them plugged in BEFORE booting PC.  Seem ok if I do that but not if have been using the PC for other activies and then decide to plug them in to use FSX.

 

iI may be something I did,  but after 4 hours of restoring  ( 3 times)  this is the conclusion I have come to

 

Hope this info helps anyone else who has this problem,  but it might just be me!

 

 

Cheers

 

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Update, stopped working again

 

Everything else works fine,  Yoke Pedals , Radios, Switch panel, Auto Pilot etc

 

;-(

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Final update.  Left the Windows 10 update on.  Uninstalled all Saitek FIP's & drivers.

 

Reinstalled the  Windows 7 drivers off the DVD that came with the FIP .  All now works fine again !

Not going to risk updating to the 10 drivers, now it works leaving it alone !

Only use the two FIP's for  IAS  and  VSI

Phew

 

;-)

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