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by Poppet
Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Prepar3D Client Application Questions
Topic: P3DV4.3 not start after NVIDIA update
Replies: 17
Views: 821

Re: P3DV4.3 not start after NVIDIA update

Hello Massimo

The entries that are greyed out are not disabled, These Add Ons are using the Add-on.xml method and are being launched from the "Prepar3D v4 Add ons" folder in Documents. This is normal for this method.
by Poppet
Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Other Support Questions
Topic: P3D asks to load "phantom scenery"
Replies: 3
Views: 165

Re: P3D asks to load "phantom scenery"

Hello Sherm Try these steps... Do you use OneDrive ? If so check the location below for this file or folder OneDrive > Documents > Prepar3D v4 Add ons ----- Launch Prepar3D click Options > (Top left) > Add-ons, Do you see this Scenery listed here ? ----- Finally, Navigate to the location's below and...
by Poppet
Sat Sep 22, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Other Support Questions
Topic: P3D asks to load "phantom scenery"
Replies: 3
Views: 165

Re: P3D asks to load "phantom scenery"

Hello shermank Prepar3D is looking for this Scenery to launch. There will be a folder or file with this name in the "Prepar3D v4 Add ons" folder in your Documents location If you no longer have this Scenery installed you can simple delete this file or folder Documents > Prepar3D v4 Add ons Let us kn...
by Poppet
Sat Sep 22, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Hardware Specific Questions
Topic: PC Upgraded - but no difference
Replies: 4
Views: 164

Re: PC Upgraded - but no difference

Hello Tim The problem you are experiencing could be many things, I will go through some steps with you 1) This is a new system Yes ? Have you Installed \ Updated the Nvidia Graphics driver ? 2) Are you using 2 \ 3 monitors ? How does your system perform with just 1 monitor plugged in ? 3) Please Del...
by Poppet
Sat Sep 22, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Hardware Specific Questions
Topic: PC Upgraded - but no difference
Replies: 4
Views: 164

Re: PC Upgraded - but no difference

I got 7 FPS. Hello Tim Does your computer have an Integrated graphics card ? Confirm your dedicated graphics card is set to properly execute Prepar3D Open the NVIDIA Control Panel, select Manage 3D settings, Set the Preferred graphics processor to "High-performance NVIDIA processor" Restart your co...
by Poppet
Sat Sep 22, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: Prepar3D Client Application Questions
Topic: P3DV4.3 not start after NVIDIA update
Replies: 17
Views: 821

Re: P3DV4.3 not start after NVIDIA update

I moved all add-on's folder to the previous folder, but I don't have my aircraft's and scenery. The scenery libary looks empty only the defult airports are installed Hello Massimo You will only disable your Add Ons if you ran the Delete generated files command from inside the core Prepar3D folder. ...
by Poppet
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:43 am
Forum: Prepar3D Client Application Questions
Topic: P3DV4.3 not start after NVIDIA update
Replies: 17
Views: 821

Re: P3DV4.3 not start after NVIDIA update

It works, so simulator has started but all my Aircrafts, like Aerosoft A318-A321 and scenery are not in the simulator anymore, is that normal? These Add Ons are most likely launching from the "Prepar3D v4 Add-ons" folder you moved out of the Documents location and onto your Desktop, This action wou...
by Poppet
Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Other Support Questions
Topic: [RESOLVED] Large green squares/boxes - default scenery
Replies: 3
Views: 230

Re: [RESOLVED] Large green squares/boxes - default scenery

Hello jeh494

Yes this will also work, By deleting the Prepar3D.cfg file this will return your "Options" settings to a default state
by Poppet
Wed Sep 19, 2018 7:43 am
Forum: Prepar3D Client Application Questions
Topic: P3DV4.3 not start after NVIDIA update
Replies: 17
Views: 821

Re: P3DV4.3 not start after NVIDIA update

Hello Massimo & drcancerman Will Prepar3D launch if you move these 2 blue folders out of the Documents location and onto your Desktop ? PC ► Documents ► Prepar3D v4 files \ Prepar3D v4 Add-ons Please see this short video https://youtu.be/YsOibqIV0OQ?t=52s If this step does not work you can just dele...
by Poppet
Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Prepar3D Installation and Installer Questions
Topic: [RESOLVED] d3dcompiler_43.dll \ d3dx9_43.DLL Missing From Your Computer
Replies: 2
Views: 110

Re: D3DX9_43 problem

Hello mhstone Welcome to the Prepar3D Forum. These messages are telling you that DirectX files are missing from your computer or have become corrupt. Please see this short video, I have also Included the DirectX link to download in the comments below the video. Let us know how you get on https://you...
by Poppet
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Prepar3D Troubleshooting Tutorials
Replies: 24
Views: 7927

24) Prepar3D Refreshing the Graphics (Organic Tweak)

A simple step you can take to help Prepar3D run more smoothly. These steps are not required But Recommended after completing the following tasks. (1) Updating Prepar3D v3 \ v4 using the Update Component Installers (Client) (2) Updating your Graphics Driver (3) Installing a new Graphics Card https://...
by Poppet
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Prepar3D Troubleshooting Tutorials
Replies: 24
Views: 7927

23) Error message "Living World Settings In LWcfg.xml are Invalid"

How to fix the following error message when launching Prepar3D

"Living World Settings In LWcfg.xml are Invalid"

https://youtu.be/vUUaPTylNlM
by Poppet
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Prepar3D Troubleshooting Tutorials
Replies: 24
Views: 7927

22) Error message "api.dll was not found reinstalling the program may fix this problem"

How to fix the following error message when launching Prepar3D

"api.dll was not found reinstalling the program may fix this problem"

https://youtu.be/F-O1lGCm7co
by Poppet
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:30 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Prepar3D Troubleshooting Tutorials
Replies: 24
Views: 7927

21) How to locate the Scenery.cfg file, Simobjects.cfg file & the Terrain.cfg file

A Quick tutorial to show you how to locate the Scenery.cfg file, Simobjects.cfg file & the Terrain.cfg file

https://youtu.be/rcBWksfFX5k
by Poppet
Tue Sep 18, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Other Support Questions
Topic: Accidentally deleted c:\ProgramData\Lockheed Martin ... help?
Replies: 11
Views: 394

Re: Accidentally deleted c:\ProgramData\Lockheed Martin ... help?

Hello federgejzla

Just to confirm. Did you delete the ProgramData folder Or the Lockheed Martin folder ?

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