Misc

My sim does not load the add-on I just installed.

Please ensure your addon folder is not 'nested' within another folder inside your community folder. An easy way to avoid this is by using Simstaller to install all your Microsoft Flight Simulator a...

Simstaller

My .ZIP file icons have changed and I want them back.

This is a result of windows changing the default program use for compressed files. Its very simple to change back: - Right click on the zip file. - Select "Properties" - Next to "Opens with: "S...

SimFX

📌 How do I install SimFX?

SimFX installs directly into the Community Folder. * We don't recommend or support using on/off add-on management tools with SimFX. A direct install is ideal. Unzip the p42-imm-simfx.zip download ...

SimFX

I want my aircraft to support SimFX

Compatibility between your aircraft and SimFX is fairly straightforward. Here are a few things you need to know: We intercept effects at the XML Template level by overriding the ASOBO_GT_FX templa...

SimFX

How accurate are weather related effects?

SimFX tries to interpret weather in the best way possible based on the weather data that is accessible in the sim. That data is used to determine the way some effects like contrails and rain effec...

SimFX

SimFX - Aircraft/Mods compatibility

SimFX was built to work globally across your aircraft collection in the most compatible way possible. Since every aircraft is built differently, some effects may behave differently from aircraft to...

Flow

How to operate the Key Fob widget

The Key Fob provided with Flow can be used to operate some interactive scenery elements that are part of an airport or scenery. It can operate on an infinite range of channels, based on what the sc...

SimFX

Where/How can I see Auroras?

You will find a live map of Auroras at https://parallel42.com/auroras. If you want to manually trigger Auroras, set Visibility to Always in the Environment settings of SimFX.

Flow

How do I start Flow? I don't see the Flow Tutorial.

Install Flow per the instructions found HERE. Launch the Simulator Load into any airport, Flow will auto-launch the Onboarding Tutorial. IF Flow does not launch the Onboarding Tutorial, check to ...

Simstaller

📌 How do I use Simstaller?

Join TwoToneMurphy for a quick tutorial on using Simstaller by //42 for Microsoft Flight Simulator! This utility is a MUST-HAVE if you download content from community sites like FlightSim.to and ot...

Simstaller

⚠️ I see potential conflicts, now what?

The goal of Simstaller is knowledge and awareness of what's happening in your sim. Not all file overrides are bad. As noted in our VFS explanation, file overrides are the foundation of how MSFS's s...

Simstaller

MSFS's VFS system

The Virtual File System (VFS) in Microsoft Flight Simulator (MSFS) is like a big organizer for all the game's files. Imagine it as a big library where everything the game needs – like aircraft, sce...

Juice Goose

How do I charge the battery?

The Juice Goose features true to life discharge and reduction of battery output based on many variables. If you need to recharge the battery you can do so by following the instructions below. Clic...

Juice Goose

How do i get to the EXPLORE! feature?

Set your Parking Brake. You'll see the EXPLORE! tile on the instrument cluster. It works just a real world vehicle preventing you to enter GPS destinations. Yay safety!

Juice Goose

📌 How do I install Juice Goose / 42GB Goose Bowl Scenery?

Juice Goose installs directly into the Community Folder. * We don't recommend or support using on/off add-on management tools with Juice Goose. A direct install is ideal. Unzip the download from o...

Juice Goose

What are the drivetrain switches on the dash?

Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) Enhances vehicle stability at higher speeds by intelligently regulating power and independently applying braking to each wheel. AWD/RWD Switches betwee...

Juice Goose

How do I turn off realism? I want full arcade mode.

The Juice Goose has a very complex set of systems that work like their real life counterparts. Modeled after modern electric vehicle technology, everything from high to low voltage batteries, HVAC ...

Juice Goose

Why does my top speed fluxuate?

Just like an aircraft flying, there are many factors that affects the top speed of a vehicle on the ground. Here are a few that affects your Juice Goose's top speed. Surface type. While surface ...

Juice Goose

I need more places to ride! Where can I find more?

The entire world is your playground, however we've built in an EXPLORE! feature right in the dash that allows you to visit some of the more popular spots. You can access it by engaging your Parkin...

Juice Goose

What is UTV Off-Roading, and why would I enjoy it!?

People enjoy off-roading for a variety of reasons, and the experience can vary depending on individual preferences and the specific trail or terrain. Here are some common reasons why people like to...

Juice Goose

Can I use my own Music in the Bluetooth speaker?

YES! The radio station in the Juice Goose is a single file that loops. There are 2 ways to change the music file. A: Replace the factory radio file with your own Please note that product updates w...

Juice Goose

About the Juice Goose Systems page.

Curious about the systems page? Here's a TLDR of the data it contains. SoC (HV) - State of Charge of the high voltage battery. This is the one being used to drive the motor and HVAC systems. SoC (...

Juice Goose

42GB - Making "The Jump".

Here are a few tips to land the Inlet Jump located on the north side of the beach at the included 42GB Goose Bowl scenery. Select the Juice Goose 500 Speedster. Ensure your battery is above 75% s...

Juice Goose

Why am I sliding sideways uphill?

There is currently a bug in MSFS 2020 that makes the vehicle slide uphill laterally when stopped sideways on an uphill slant.  This is a bug affects all aircraft/vehicles and cannot be fully resol...

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