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Can't get my FSX reselution settings to stick

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so i reinstalled FSX acceleration on my new GTX 580 wanting to see what kinda epic fps i could get.. but i can't get it to stay at the reseulation i set.. it keeps going back to 1024x768 x32bit i want to play 1920x1080 and it will not stay no matter what i do help?
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Try to launch it as an administrator and see if it helps.
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Try saving and naming the config. file that worked for me.
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Try saving and naming the config. file that worked for me.
i tried that, but it don't stick still. settings all do but not the reselution
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bump, still can't get it to work, even tryed reiunstalling
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are you sure youre saving the configuration file? you have to actually save it. not just apply.
 
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are you sure youre saving the configuration file? you have to actually save it. not just apply.
yes ive saved it, ive never had to save it before and ive owned this game for like years. but i did save and loaded the saved one in and it still don't like to stay when i join a game
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post #8 of 12
Hmm...
Are you running the most up to date service pack? (2)
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post #9 of 12
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Hmm...
Are you running the most up to date service pack? (2)
ya, i downloaded all the updates and its FSX with Accelleration expansion from microsoft. has worked for years on older cards, but wanted to see how amazing it looked and ran with the new GTX 580
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post #10 of 12
This is strange, then since you've already gone into the config and changed it to 1920x1080, to no avail, correct?
And you have also done the Widescreenthing=true / false?
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