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Question about Scenery

Postby catsluvedbyme » Tue Sep 01, 2020 4:37 pm

I Would like to know...
If we Don't download the scenery for an area, does that mean we cant fly there? like If I download Western Washington and Idaho, can I fly in Eastern Washington?
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Re: Question about Scenery

Postby Thorsten » Tue Sep 01, 2020 5:21 pm

You can fly wherever you want as long as you don't expect to see or in any way interact with the scenery you haven't installed.
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Re: Question about Scenery

Postby Lydiot » Tue Sep 01, 2020 5:38 pm

You can set FlightGear to automatically download scenery tiles as you're flying. So if you start in Idaho and fly to eastern Washington then if you don't have eastern Washington downloaded it should do that for you, and install, as you're flying.

I'm guessing that was the question, right?
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Re: Question about Scenery

Postby wkitty42 » Tue Sep 01, 2020 6:37 pm

without scenery, FG generates water tiles for an area... so if you like flying at water world, leave scenery downloads off ;)
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