I got FSX to work just fine on my RC1 x64. However, Windows Vista takes a
lot of memory to run, so make sure you have a high quality video card, and
at least 1GB of memory, with all other applications closed. At this, you
should be able to run it just fine.
"dfeifer" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Don't know if this is just me or not, But I installed The fsX demo on
> Pre-RC 1 5536 x86 after I tried Playing on rc1 5600 x64 and couldn't get
> to work right. on x64, I originally had it installed on beta2, and didn't
> have a problem at all flying etc. everything seemed to work fine. after
> update from beta2 to rc1, I would get 2 seconds of graphics, 2 seconds of
> black screen, 2 seconds of graphics, 2... off and on..
> I got tired of it, so did a complete uninstall, and then reinstalled it.
> And had the same problem, so I went to my x86 pre-rc1 5536, and try to
> install it here. The install seemed to go ok,.. it launched in to the
> startup, and i selected The bottom left flight option,, It went thru its
> spiel, I flew the sea plane around for a little bit, and landed.. once i
> escape to end the mission.. It went back to the menu page, then locked up.
> Now i can't even load that menu screen, without It locking up within about
> 30-60 seconds, and closing down FS.