Microsoft Flight Simulator for Windows 95

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Microsoft Flight Simulator for Windows 95
Microsoft Flight Simulator for Windows 95 cover
Developers
Microsoft
Publishers
United Kingdom SoftKey Multimedia
Argentina Edusoft
Release dates
Windows November 7, 1996
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General information

MobyGames entry

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
Windows

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Expansion Pack
Windows
All scenary packs compatible with 5.0 and 5.1, such as BAO Europe 1 Add-On can be used in this game.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\FltSim95.CFG[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Pilots[Note 1]

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Disable the Microsoft logo
  1. Go to <path-to-game>.
  2. Rename/move/delete MSLOGO.AVI.

Video settings[edit]

View options.
View options.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Edit the [MOUSE] sections of FltSim95.CFG.
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Edit the [JOYSTICK] sections of FltSim95.CFG.
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

In-game sound preferences.
In-game sound preferences.
In-game general preferences.
In-game general preferences.
Options.
Options.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Engine, Cockpit and Navigation can be toggled in Sound Preferences.
Sound can be toggled with Q.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Under a check box in the General menu.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

The installer doesn't works[edit]

Use compatibility settings.

Enable the following compatibility settings for the SETUP.EXE file: Compatibility mode (Windows 95).

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Cutscenes Smacker

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel 80486DX
System memory (RAM) 8 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 40 MB
Other Double-speed CD-ROM drive

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).

References