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I started my p3d 4.5 and discovered no FSUIPC was present in the pull down menu.

Previously I uninstalled FSX which was on my computer as well to clear some space. That move may have deleted part of the FSUIPC files as I still have some FSUIPC files in the P3d module including the init file.

 

I don't want a reinstall to replace my present files as I have quite a bit of time invested in creating presets for my planes.

Will I need to reinstall FSUIPC or merely reinsert some files to make it work again.

If it is best to reinstall, how can I best reinstall FSUIPC while keeping those files that have my presents information in them away from being replaced.

I hope the problem is clearly explained.

Thanking you in anticipation.

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Hi,

by running the FSUIPC Installer you install all files but the INI or Key file. The INI file is only created when running P3D (FSUIPC) and no FSUIPC5.ini file is present. A installation will not modify or overwrite an existing FSUIPC5.ini file.

As well I would always have a copy of the existing FSUIPC5.ini file.

So it is save to run the latest Installer

Install complete FSUIPC version 5.153 Install FSUIPC5.153

Thomas

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Thank you Thomas,

I backed up my initial init file before installing the new FSUIPC. Thank you.

As it happened, after launching P3D and finding the presents were not present i discovered the old init file was replaced by the new one, therefore no presets.

I replaced the new with the old init file and upon launching p3d again it seems the old presets are back.

Thank you very much for helping me out 

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