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Hey how do I get multiplayer to work

Postby TrishaSeliya » Fri Apr 16, 2021 8:26 am

I’ve tried a all the servers and can’t find one with pilots on it am I doing something wrong or is it just an issue with the game?
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Re: Hey how do I get multiplayer to work

Postby benih » Fri Apr 16, 2021 11:10 am

Go to http://mpmap02.flightgear.org
There you see the current traffic of the FGFS network.

You can pick an airport with pilots flying and then should be able to see them (when you can spot them) once you are connected to one of the the servers.
And you also should be able to make out yourself on that map, if successfully connected, too!
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Re: Hey how do I get multiplayer to work

Postby StuartC » Fri Apr 16, 2021 3:34 pm

note, you will only see other pilots within 100 miles of you.
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Re: Hey how do I get multiplayer to work

Postby wkitty42 » Sat Apr 17, 2021 4:32 pm

additional to the above responses, all of the general use FG MP servers are linked together, too... so it doesn't really matter which server you are connected to... generally speaking, it is better to link to one that is closest to your physical location... that is not a firm rule, though...
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