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Problems with checklist and overhead panel

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Hi,

A month ago I bought Airbus X Extended. Everything was working fine until I couldn't do the checklists anymore on the right mcdu.
My overhead panel is also acting weird when I want to start from a cold and dark state.
There are two photos attached if it's not clear.
Any help?

Thanks :)

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Hi Pansi, when it worked before, the question is, what did you change in the meantime?

And a hint to make screenshots:

in FSX simply press the "V" key. A bmp file will bestored in your "Pictures" folder under "Flight Simulator Files". Open the file and save it as jpg file and attach it here.

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I didn't change anything. I guess it just crashed or something. Also I can't move the throttles. They stay in idle and thanks for the tip :)

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But something must have changed otherwise it would still work. I suggest a re-install.

1) remove the product using the Windows Software control panel (do not manually delete the program files)
2) do a disk check (right click on the drive, select properties, select tools, select check now)
3) reboot your computer
4) log in with administrative rights
5) disable the anti-virus software temporary
6) install the product
7) enable the anti-virus software
8) defragment your disk (NOT if you are using a SSD)

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But something must have changed otherwise it would still work. I suggest a re-install.

1) remove the product using the Windows Software control panel (do not manually delete the program files)
2) do a disk check (right click on the drive, select properties, select tools, select check now)
3) reboot your computer
4) log in with administrative rights
5) disable the anti-virus software temporary
6) install the product
7) enable the anti-virus software
8) defragment your disk (NOT if you are using a SSD)

Just did everything, but it didn't help. Any other suggestions?

I also already resetted the whole computer back to standard form.

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I can load the cold and dark state. But the button 'Checklist' on the right mcdu stays dark colored and the overhead panel is acting weird. I also can't move the throttles anymore. They stay in idle.

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Did you reinstall the Airbus 'as administrator'? (Disabling UAC could help, too.)

Where is your FSX located? In programs(x86) folder or a custom folder like c:\FSX?

In program files (x86)

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What is your default startup situation in FSX?

Cold and dark state.

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In program files (x86)

So you should install and run everything related to FSX 'as admin' - every time.

BTW, Otto was referring to the way you load the Airbus:

1) Startup situation with a default plane

2) Start the flight ("Let's go!")

3) Change aircraft/load the Airbus

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Hi,

because we did not get any answer we believe that this problem has been solved......

Regards,

Hanse

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Hi

Sorry for the late answer, but it helped. Thanks a lot!

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