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PlasterCast <PlasterCast.email@example.com> wrote:
> I installed FSX on vista. I've got an AMD dual core 4600 processor and
> 2gig of ram. I also have an nvidea Geforce 7600. When I run the game
> (either with or without admin and/or XP compatibility) it shows the
> splash screen (I think is what it's called) and it loads the scenery
> files (to 100%) and then has another window sorting out the scenery
> database, but it reaches 100% then gives "Microsoft Flight Simulator X
> needs to close".
> My nvidea drivers were updated yesterday, as I thought they might be
> causing the issue.
> I'd really like to think I haven't wasted time and money with this, so
> please help [Smile]
I've heard of a lot of people having issues with the latest
NVidia drivers. Rolling back to the previous release fixes a lot of it.
I'm still on XP, but I've been using 169.21 of the nVidia drivers from
2007, and they work great. Try grabbing that version (if still
available), removing all installed nVidia video drivers, and install
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