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Hello,

 

I'm running:

 

1. FS X
2. FSUIPC* / WideFS version 9.321
3. FS Commander and Database Manager version and build used:  9.5.1 w/hotfix dtd 4 May 2014

4. Navgraph AIRAC Cycle 1405
5. Download version from your website
6. Operating System - Win 8.1

 

About every other time I start FSCommander, the system rebuilds the data base and creates a new FSCDbManager icon.  Although this action doesn't seem to affect anything, it's bothersome and time consuming.

 

Any ideas?

 

Jim Driskell

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Volker,

 

I uninstalled and reinstalled FSC but the problem still persists.  Every once in a while, the program starts with "Please wait while Windows configures FSC".  After this, everything works fine.  Any ideas?

 

Jim Driskell

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Hi Jim,

I've used the weekend and discussed with our beta testers and many users the problem. None was aware of this problem.
Have you read this document?

http://forum.simflight.com/index.php?app=core&module=attach&section=attach&attach_id=100028
If the installation was carried out according to these recommendations?

Did you try to install the program under WIN 8.1 in compatibility mode?

 

Volker

 

 

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Hi Volker,

 

I uninstalled and reinstalled FSC again yesterday following the instructions (I always install stuff "Run as administrator).  I turned off UAC as soon as I got this new machine.  I installed it in its own directory on a SSD drive (i:\ drive) that's used exclusively for FSX.  My system an other stuff is on my c;\ drive.  Previously I had installed FSC in the root directory of FSX.  I think this may have been the problem but don't know why.  So far I haven't had any more problems but will let you know if I do.  I'll be out of town for a couple of weeks so I won't have a chance to really shake out the system until I return.  Thanks for your help.

 

Jim Driskell

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