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SimConnect with ActiveSky Next.

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Hello,

First of all I am a network noob so please bare with me. I recently came accross an idea that we can run FSX on two pcs with one running the sim itself and the other running addons like ASN and Radar Contact. 

I saw Froogle's video on how to get fsx on network. Also, there is a specific video for activesky next to run it on a different pc. I did exactly same what was shown on the video. Here is one question which I have.

Q. Do I have to install ASN simconnect on the client as well as the server pc? If yes, On the client pc, where should I install the software?

Because I have installed ot in both pc in respective  C drive.

 

Problem:

ActiveSky Next is stuck on Initializing phase. Also, if I start FSX on server comp, it does not indicate "FSX CONNECTED".

 

I believe there are three files 

1. SimConnect.cfg

2. SimConnect.ini

3. SimConnect.xml

 

I have all three rightly configured and placed. 

Also, I dont know why but I face a problem with the permission of editing program files(x86) folder from a different computer. I mean i cannot edit client pc from server pc although my full C drive is Shared along with full control.

 

Please help!

 

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There is some info here that may help. Once you've got the configuration sorted it is well worth the effort to have AS16 on a different PC

 

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