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Discus and support Microsoft Flight Simulator X on Windows 10 in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade to solve the problem; I recently got Microsoft Flight Simulator X as a gift from a friend The box was not opened. I ran CD1 on my computer and it worked but it got stuck... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade' started by Keto170903, Sep 21, 2020.

  1. Microsoft Flight Simulator X on Windows 10


    I recently got Microsoft Flight Simulator X as a gift from a friend The box was not opened. I ran CD1 on my computer and it worked but it got stuck when installing so I canceled the operation and tried running it again, however this time the InstallSield gave me error "1607: Unable to install InstallShield Scripting runtime"

    please help I would really like to run the game

    :)
     
    Keto170903, Sep 21, 2020
    #1

  2. Microsoft Flight Simulator issue after Windows 10 Upgrade

    Hi Rahul,



    Thank you for contacting Microsoft Community.



    I suggest you to completely uninstall Microsoft Flight Simulator and check.

    Refer the steps below to uninstall.

    • Press “Windows key + X”, select Control panel.
    • Open programs and features.
    • In the list of installed programs, select Microsoft Flight Simulator, and then click
      Remove.


    Note: If you have earlier versions of Flight Simulator in the list of installed programs, you will have to remove them in addition to Flight Simulator.



    Reinstall the Flight Simulator.



    Please reply to us if the issue still persist.
     
    ThofikhAhamad, Sep 21, 2020
    #2
  3. Pavan_N Win User
    Microsoft flight simulator x standard version

    Hi Richard,

    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community.

    Sorry to hear that you have lost Flight simulator CDs. Let me assist you with your issue.

    I suggest you to refer the link below to download Microsoft flight simulator x and follow the steps to install in your PC.

    Refer:
    https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=11740


    Follow the steps below on how to install Microsoft flight simulator xin compatibility mode:

    1. Download the Microsoft flight simulator xfrom the manufacturer’s website and save it on your local disk.

    2. Right click on the setup file of the driver and select “Properties”.

    3. Select “Compatibility” Tab.

    4. Place a check mark next to “Run this program in Compatibility mode” and select operating system from the drop down list.

    5. Let the Microsoft flight simulator xinstall and then check the functionality.

    You may also refer the link below to know the system requirements for
    Microsoft flight simulator x

    Flight Simulator X: Minimum System Requirements.

    https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/925724

    Applies to Windows 10.

    Hope this information is helpful. Please do let us know if you need further assistance, we’ll be glad to assist you.

    Thanks
     
    Pavan_N, Sep 21, 2020
    #3
  4. Microsoft Flight Simulator X on Windows 10

    Unable to open Microsoft Flight Simulator X on Windows 10

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community, we appreciate your interest in Windows 10.

    As you are facing issues with accessing Microsoft Flight Simulator X on Windows 10, do let us know the following to assist you better:

    • What exactly happens when you try to open the game?
    • Were you able to see any error code/ error message with this issue?
    • Have you made any changes to the Operating System prior to this issue?

    Step 1: I suggest you to update the pending updates found on your system and check if it helps.

    • Connect to the internet.
    • Press Windows key and type
      updates
      .
    • Click on Check for updates.
    • Under Windows Updates, click on
      Check for updates.
    • Try to install the updates being shown.
    Also, visit the computer manufacturer’s website and install the drivers being found and check if it helps.

    Step 2: I suggest you to refer to the below Microsoft article about issues with
    Microsoft Flight Simulator X and check if it helps.

    Refer: Troubleshoot graphics issues in Flight Simulator X


    Hope it helps. Reply to the post with an updated status of this issue and required information, we will be happy to help you further.
     
    Deepika Gowda, Sep 21, 2020
    #4
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