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by Ron D.
Wed Nov 16, 2016 7:32 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: WidevieW help
Replies: 2
Views: 5100

Hi David, Been a while since I used wideview, not since using fs9. maybe things have changed. The views for each monitor can be adjusted in wideview control centre, I'm sure you know this. There used to be 5 possible settings, ie. front, front left, and left. Right and front right. You say you have ...
by Ron D.
Fri May 01, 2015 1:39 am
Forum: FDS Support
Topic: 737 CDU and the NGX CDU screen resizing
Replies: 4
Views: 13940

FSX works a little different than previous FS9, when you could simply switch to windowed mode and shut down to remember window positions. With FSX you must first, 'Maximise' the window in windowed mode before undocking and moving/resizing other windows. The little box at top right of screen. Your pr...
by Ron D.
Sat Nov 01, 2014 11:40 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Worldflight and Donations
Replies: 1
Views: 4271

I will be supporting the Perth (W.Australia) based 777 sim.

A tragic touch of irony in news this morning to coincide with start of worldflight.

3 Pilots killed in flight simulator crash :shock:

stranger things have happened.

http://www.ebaumsworld.com/video/watch/84343619/

Ron.
by Ron D.
Sun Oct 13, 2013 8:02 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The ultimate computer setup for flightsim using P3d and Orbx
Replies: 7
Views: 12036

Hi Tom, just completed my new build, haswell 4770k, Asus Sabertooth, 8gig 2400 Ram, and GTX 780. Running Orbx scenery and airports, plus add on aircraft, interfaces and controllers. etc. etc . following Nick's guides, all I can say is, WOW!, it runs so well, even at stock speeds. Looking at his over...
by Ron D.
Tue Oct 01, 2013 9:35 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The ultimate computer setup for flightsim using P3d and Orbx
Replies: 7
Views: 12036

sounds much the same as my next new build, then again, if you have $16,000 to spare, how about; quad liquid cooled Titans, Intel X running at 5 ghz and a new 4K res monitor......hmmm that's 4 times the res of true high def. here; http://www.maximumpc.com/dream_machine_2013?page=0,1 maybe a slight ov...
by Ron D.
Tue Oct 01, 2013 8:48 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The ultimate computer setup for flightsim using P3d and Orbx
Replies: 7
Views: 12036

A long but very interesting read from Nick N.

http://www.simforums.com/Forums/the-fsx ... 46211.html

Hope it helps,

Ron.
by Ron D.
Wed Jan 09, 2013 9:13 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: UK. to anywhere in the world in 4 hours?
Replies: 0
Views: 4139

UK. to anywhere in the world in 4 hours?

An interesting insight into new engine developement, Mach 5 plus and travel London to Australia in 4 hours.

http://www.reactionengines.co.uk

Ron.
by Ron D.
Tue Oct 09, 2012 8:03 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: How do I connect this . (Networks)
Replies: 30
Views: 27240

Hi guys, I agree that getting John to talk/walk you through this is the best solution. Some things to consider when you go through it; If you are stuck in a Public connection and can't change to work or home, this may help. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2578723 Something else that may be effecting...
by Ron D.
Sun Oct 07, 2012 7:27 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: How do I connect this . (Networks)
Replies: 30
Views: 27240

thanks for staying with us maurice, I agree with you , What I am trying to establish is what the engineer at work claims, That is; If the original workgroup was setup on XPpc 1, then by removing it, you would need to create a new one. That I believe is not what Isaac wants to do, as this would effec...
by Ron D.
Sat Oct 06, 2012 4:31 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: How do I connect this . (Networks)
Replies: 30
Views: 27240

Hi Maurice, thanks for correcting me on the gateway, my mistake, I am so used to having a router in the mix. Isaac, Just as a test, try this, unplug all ethernet cables from switch, then plug back in only the notebook and XP pc1 , the one you are removing. No need to go in and change anything, then ...
by Ron D.
Fri Oct 05, 2012 6:51 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: How do I connect this . (Networks)
Replies: 30
Views: 27240

Hi Isaac, This was response from system engineer at work. •The computer on which the workgroup was created might have been restarted and no one has logged on to it. Some services that workGroup needs don't start until after logon. Make sure someone logs on to the computer that initially created th...
by Ron D.
Fri Oct 05, 2012 6:29 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: How do I connect this . (Networks)
Replies: 30
Views: 27240

Hi Isaac, I'm almost out of ideas, very strange. The unidentified public network just means windows cannot find it. Try this, right click on the local area connection and choose 'repair this connection. Also choose, show all connections and see what comes up. Is this a work laptop ie. win 7 pro? Hav...
by Ron D.
Fri Oct 05, 2012 3:05 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: How do I connect this . (Networks)
Replies: 30
Views: 27240

Hi Isaac, Next you have to make sure the network discovery function is actually on. On the Windows 7 machine go into Control Panel \ All Control Panel Items \ Network and Sharing Center then click on Change advanced sharing settings. make sure network discovery is set to on. also file and printer sh...
by Ron D.
Thu Oct 04, 2012 10:27 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: How do I connect this . (Networks)
Replies: 30
Views: 27240

Hi isaac, sorry my mistake, the correct command was NETSETUP.CPL However, Let's get connected first. First, connect the notebook. 1. On the Windows 7 machine, click on Start and right click Computer, then Properties. 2. At the bottom of the window you'll see Computer name, domain, and workgroup sett...
by Ron D.
Thu Oct 04, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: How do I connect this . (Networks)
Replies: 30
Views: 27240

Hi Isaac, Just to add, the IPCONFIG results you posted show details from the 'host' computer only. ( win 7 notebook ), nothing from another PC. I did notice that the gateway is blank. Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : When entering details manually, IP etc. you must enter the default gateway, Win ...