Immersion

📌 How do I install my Immersion Pack?

Immersion Packs are extensions for SimFX and install directly into the Community Folder. Please consider using Simstaller, for all your installations, then you won't need to read further. * We don'...

Immersion

Environmental Condition Requirements for VisualFX

Contrails (User) Contrails, short for "condensation trails," are long, thin clouds produced by aircraft at high altitudes due to the condensation of water vapor in the exhaust gases from the engine...

Misc

What is Club 42?

If you spent more than $42 on our website, congrats! You're now part of the club... Club 42 is our way of saying thank you for sticking with us. As a member, you're in for some great deals that'l...

FreedomFox / Fox2

How to open/close hangar doors & operate lighting at FFOX Desert Oasis

This scenery utilizes the new Flow "Virtual Key Fob" technology to allow you to open/close doors and even turn on/off lighting. Default state of all doors is: OPEN In this particular scene, the fol...

FreedomFox / Fox2

How to update the FreedomFox / Fox2 Bundle

Delete both the p42-fox2 & p42-freedomfox folders currently in your community folder. Remove any of the Fox2 mods such as any GTN mods, custom bags, etc. Download & Install the new single ...

FreedomFox / Fox2

How to use the horn & smoke

Trent has both the horn and smoke system on the same button. We have mirrored this connection method in the sim. (However, it's not a press and hold like Trents, by design we've built this to be an...

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. Please consider using Simstaller, for all your installations, then you won't need to read further. * We don't recommend or support using on/off ad...

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. Please consider using Simstaller, for all your installations, then you won't need to read further. * We don't recommend or support using on/...

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 ...

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