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Topic site aeroflyRC7 under OS-X (Mac)

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FAQs and their solutions:

Question: aeroflyFS for Mac crashes when I connect the Playstation 3 controller.

  Answer: There is a bug in aerofly FS that causes the program to crash whenever a Playstation 3 controller is connected to your Mac. Please disconnect the controller before starting aerofly FS. This bug will be fixed in an upcoming update.

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Question: My Mac does not recognize the USB Game Commander. Do I have to install a special driver?

  Anwer: To connect a USB controller to your Apple Mac computer, please proceed as follows: First connect the USB controller to your Mac. Start the aerofly flight simulator At aeroflyRC7 please open the “Controller” menu item Click on “Scan for new controllers”. Select the controller in the dialog box Click on “Configure” and follow(…)

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Error message at the AppStore: Not enough available space/ram

Answer: During installation of an aerofly simulator there is temporary more space needed than the app allocates later on storage.  If you do not have at least approximately 2.5 times of needed apps space, please store out other date during the installation of the aerofly simulators.

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Question: My InApps purchases are inactive

  InApp purchases are lost under OS-X

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Question:) Is the upgrade from aerofly5 to aeroflyRC7 bound to the operating system?

  Answer: If you want you can change the OperatingSystem also, when upgrading your aerofly5 to aeroflyRC7  you only need an aerofly5 product key to purchase the discounted upgrade. If you have an aerofly5 for Windows than you can buy an upgrade to aeroflyRC7 for Windows or an upgrade to aeroflyRC7 for OS-X. If you have(…)

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Question: Is the IKARUS USB interface compatibe with Windows and OS-X?

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Question) How to calibrate a USB joystick or commander under OS-X

  Answer: Please connect your controller to the computer before starting aerofly. Then enable automatic calibration in your controller setup. For automatic calibration to work, you have to move ALL channels to the minimum and maximum positions once after program starts.

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Question) How to restore default settings under OS-X?

  Answer: To restore the factory settings under OS X you have to delete all files in a specific aerofly folder.  It is the config folder in aerofly directory.  Proceed as follow: 1) Open the Finder.2) Click with the mouse in the main menu on “Go to”3) Press the “Option” key. As long as you(…)

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Question) Where I can buy aerofly for Mac?

  Answer: All aerofly flight simulators for Mac are available at the Apple AppStore only.  There are no versions for Mac on DVD. R/C flight simulator aeroflyRC7 for AppleMac Computer (OS-X) Flight simulator aeroflyFS for AppleMac Computer (OS-X) Flight simulator aeroflyFS and Aerofly2 for  iPad/iPhone (iOS)2 You only need an account at iTunes and a prepaid credit(…)

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Question) Something going wrong in the Apple AppStore

  Answer: Apps, In-App or even updates are checked automatically by Apple.If you get an error message or a crash during purchasing the connection to the AppStore has failed.   Check at this Apple Support Page how to (re)connect iTunes. Please check at the iTunes account the status of your purchase.Proceed as follows:      Open(…)

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Question) How can I update aerofly via the AppStore?

  Answer: Please follow these instructions to update aerofly via the AppStore : 1) Click on the AppStore icon in your computer. Then click on “update” in the header. 2) When an update is available you will see this as a new paragraph. 3) Click on “Update” at the end of the line and follow the(…)

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Question) Do I have to update a grafic driver at a Mac computer?

  Answer: No. Updates like these will be done automatically by Apple. It´s recommended  to keep the system up-to-date.

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What kind of graphics card is recommended for aeroflyRC?

       

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Question) Which USB Commander can I use for aerofly under OS-X?

  Answer: You can buy the recommended USB RC Flight Controller for aeroflyRC7 directly at our shop. You can use the IKARUS RC Flight Controller also for Apple Mac computer. All you need is a free USB port. If you have an old IKARUS USB controller or an old USB interface, you can use the following components with Mac computers: •(…)

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Question) What shall I do when I get “aerofly Update version ….. can´t be opened, because it is from an unidentified developer”

  Answer: This is a message from the Mac OSX inside firewall called “Gatekeeper”. In most cases, after an upgrade to the Mac OSX version 7.5.x (Lion) or version 8.3.x (MountainLion), or by a brand new Mac computer the Gatekeeper is configured to allow only applications from the Mac-App-Store or from identified developers. Please look(…)

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