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30 Oct 2020

Move Windows 10 Games Capture Directory From OS Drive to Other Drive

Move Windows 10 Games Capture Directory From OS Drive to Other Drive

By default Windows 10 sets your game capture directory to your username drive on the OS drive. So whenever you are using Game Bar to record your gaming, it saves it to your OS drive. 

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20 Oct 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 - Stop Game Crashing on Flight Startup

Flight Simulator 2020 - Stop Game Crashing on Flight Startup

Flight Simulator 2020 is a very resource intensive program especially during the initial loading of your flight. When starting a flight in a dense area with a lot of detail often Flight Simulator will crash just when it gets to the flight. 

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (910)

12 Oct 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 - Move Flight Panels to Second Monitor

Flight Simulator 2020 - Move Flight Panels to Second Monitor

If your view on Flight Simulator 2020 is obstructed by flight panels for navigation, cameras, weather or more and you have 2 monitors, you're in luck. 

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9 Oct 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 - Setting Weather Advanced Customization

Flight Simulator 2020 - Setting Weather Advanced Customization

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 is fun right out of the box, but there are many things you can customize. Weather is one of them. You can set a wide variety of weather conditions from mild to storms that will affect the flight dynamics of your aircraft.

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3 Oct 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 - Not a Pilot? Disable on Screen Notifications.

Flight Simulator 2020 - Not a Pilot? Disable on Screen Notifications.

You're not a Flight Simulator enthusiast who wants to simulate a real flying experience? Just want to enjoy a leisurely cruise in Flight Simulator 2020? Here's how to turn off on-screen notifications and assistance.

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (847)

29 Sep 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 - Crash On Landing? Turn on Landing Assistant!

Flight Simulator 2020 - Crash On Landing? Turn on Landing Assistant!

If you having problems and you always crash on landing in Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020, it may be time to turn on the landing path assistance.

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9 Sep 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 - Fly Like You Fight - Remap Flight Control Keys

Flight Simulator 2020 - Fly Like You Fight - Remap Flight Control Keys

When I'm in Flight Simulator 2020 I have a real problem trying to control the aircraft with just the keyboard flight controls. Since most games nowadays use the WASD format, I decided to remap the aircraft flight surface control keys to my left hand.

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5 Sep 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 Uses Too Much Disk Space? Delete Extra Content.

Flight Simulator 2020 Uses Too Much Disk Space? Delete Extra Content.

Flight Simulator 2020's standard installation is 95GB. If your hard drive is getting full here's how to use Flight Simulator 2020's built in content manager to remove those extra files. After all, you don't need any training, do you?

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (598)

25 Aug 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 - Move Your Installation to a different drive in one click.

Flight Simulator 2020 - Move Your Installation to a different drive in one click.

Flight Simulator 2020 at 95GB uses a lot of hard drive space. But there is good news. Since it is a Windows Store app, it can be moved to another drive very easily using the Windows Settings app. 

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (2814)

19 Aug 2020

Flight Simulator 2020 - Update Your Video Drivers for Better Performance

Flight Simulator 2020 - Update Your Video Drivers for Better Performance

Flight Simulator 2020 is a demanding game, especially on your video card. That's why it's best to check your video drivers to make sure that you are running with the most current drivers.

Author: Old Guy Geek   Number of views (377)
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