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Microsoft Flight Simulator 2004 Compatibility


I installed ms flight simulator in windows 7. The installation went smoothly. And i could start ms flight simulator up till the homepage appeared. But: when opening "videoparts" (i.e. The instruction at the start, parts of ms fs with moving pictures) the programme closed and a message said: "a problem has occurred. The programme doesn't work well anymore. The programme will be closed. "
I tried to find if anything was wrong with the compatibility. But everything seems fine. I hope someone can help me with my favorite game-programme.


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I bought fs 2004 a few years ago and installed it on my previous computer and really enjoyed playing it. Recently i bought a new computer running windows vista basic as my old desktop was getting quite old and alot of problems were developing.consequently i uninstalled all the software off the old computer so i could reinstall some of it on the new computer. I managed to uninstall ms 2004 and had all the disks and information needed for the install on the new computer, however i was distracted during the installation and was busy making dinner in the kitchen.

During this period of time my three year old son thought it would be interesting to test the durability of cd-dvds by chewing and damaging my disk 4 of fs 2004, and therefore i could not complete the installation. I was wondering if there was any way that i could acquire a new disk 4 instead of having to pay to buy a full new version of fs 2004. I am a great fan of flight simulator and got a lot of use out of it, i would be truly appreciative of any help that anyone could offer.


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Product
Microsoft® flight simulator x

Problem
Stopped working

Date
2/27/2010 10:16 pm

Status
Not reported

Problem signature:-
Problem event name:    appcrash
Application name:    fsx.exe
Application version:    10. 0. 61472. 0
Application timestamp:  475e17d3
Fault module name:    uiautomationcore.dll
Fault module version:   6. 0. 6001. 18000
Fault module timestamp: 4791a76f
Exception code:    c0000005
Exception offset:    0001dd8f
Os version:    6. 0. 6001. 2. 1. 0. 768. 3
Locale id:    1033

Extra information about the problem
Lcid:    1033


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