FS2000 - Speed up
Settings: Before you
install your FS2000
1. Scandisk on your
computer before download FS2000 (on your desk top click
on start, programs Accessories, system tools, scandisk).
When you have the scandisk window comes up make sure
Check standard and at the bottom of it says automatically
After first step, do
disk defragmenter to you computer (on your desktop click
on start, programs Accessories, system tools, disk
defragmenter). Make sure you should do the your C drive.
Download your FS2000
make sure choose custom and do not check on adventure.
Check on your side views only to your hard drive. Than
any add-on such as your FS2000 patch II and anything you
like to add, Fsnav new airplane, scenery etc. After that,
start your FS2000 fly. Than Restart your computer do the
same steps above, disk defragment your C drive again.
Now you are ready to
start your FS2000 and setting.
Ones you start FS2000
first go to top, options, setting and display when window
comes up change display setting to 800x600 16 or 640x480
Next step is image
quality same window click on image quality, leave the
over all image quality as custom.
You need to do texture
quality as 1,
Terrain mesh complexity=50
Terrain texture detail distance=50
Land class complexity=normal
Maximum unlimited visibility to 60 mile
Next to it all boxes, make sure they are not checked
Aircraft shadows no check
Ground scenery shadows no check
Dawn/dusk texture smoothing no check
Smooth transition view no check
Image smoothing no check
Terrain transitions no check
Dynamic scenery no check
Same place scenery complexity must be sparse
Next go to top world
and choose weather. Change your visibility to 10 miles.
Note that if you are using squawkbox with update weather
or other thins it is ok.
Next is, go to world
again and choose scenery library, when window comes up in
your right down Says cache, since you download your FS2000
to your hard drive change that to 500 not 50.
Next go to options
again and choose settings sound since you did not
download adventure, Uncheck the lessons/adventure and
Last you have to do is
go to your C drive found where your FS2000 file is and
click on FS2000.cfg
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\FS2000 when you click on
FS2000.cfg file (like a note book file)
Should show this
IMAGE_QUALITY=1 change this to 0 (zero)
That is all and will
not take any responsibility on this settings but I know
sure, these setting are not going to screw your computer
if you do it step by step.
Two ways to do this one
on your keyboard alt+enter or choose view and full view
Have a wonderful flight (think all those passengers you