"beanertown" wrote in message
> Spent a couple of hours implementing the following tweaks in FSX:
> Modified cfg file:
> Replaced autogen files:
> Replaced cloud, Taxi, Runway, Tree and Water textures with lower res ones.
> Converted 6700+ ground textures to smaller resolution using Imagetool,
> and batch process file.
> Turned off anti-aliasing.
> Now I can run FSX without a slide show with sliders at about 1/2.
> Problem is, FS9 (which is maxed out with Ultimate Terrain, FSGenesis mesh
> Ultimate Traffic at 100%) still looks a whole lot better than FSX. And FPS
> FS9 is still 2 to 3 times faster than FSX.
> Guess I will wait and see how the whole Vista/DX10/FSX thing shakes out
> keep using FS9 until then. Will keep FSX on my computer to fool around
> when I don't feel like flying.
Think that's how many of us feel. Reckon I'll really use FSX in 2 to 3 years
time. Proves that FS9 with add ons such as UT, GE Pro, FSG, UT is really a
top class product which at the mo FSX is nowhere near for those of us with
2+ year old kit.
Ian, Seaford, UK >> Stay informed about: FSX tweaks