05 Jan

FSXstarter – Problems installing other programs (e.g. IvAP)

Problem:

Some users of FSXstarter told me, that they have problems after installing IvAP or UT2 because these programs did not work properly. For example IvAP adds the following line to your fsx.cfg:

[Main]
SimObjectPaths.6=SimObjects\IVAO_MTL

Solution:

[Edit 24.03.2014]: Use SIMstarter. SIMstarter uses Diff Manager to get aware of changes from other programs.

 

Please keep in mind: Every new config change made to fsx.cfg bei any other application or an installer will be overwritten by your FSXstarter profile. So far, that works as designed!

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03 Jan

FSXstarter Version 1.1 build 01 availible now!

FSXstarter_logo_smallerWithin the last days I was able to finalize Version 1.1 of FSXstarter. A big thank you to all BETA Testers and Laurent who did the french translation. Special thanks to Günther S. who were involved to most changes in v1.1 and created the new wonderful Logo / Icon.

Important changes of v1.1:

  • Livery Manager – Sort liveries or hide at FSX. Time intensive editing of aircraft.cfg is over now!
  • Programmstart – Definition if a program should be closed together with FSX
  • Programmstart – Define a standard flight for every profile
  • Sort of config files – Section Config files like fsx.cfg can be sorted now!
  • Profile Management – Create backups, replece them or create desktop shortcuts to your favorite profile
  • Problem with special characters – fixed
  • Languages – French is supported now

A detailed description of all changes can be found at the Softwareprojects.