Fly Away Simulation

FSX Sun Tweak For Light-Bloom Disabled

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Microsoft Flight Simulator X (FSX) including Steam Edition & Prepar3D (P3D)
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341.53 KB
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Scanned 20 days ago (clean)
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Free (Freeware)
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A tweak for those unable to use light bloom due to its considerable performance hit. By Dave Bolger.

Comparison image showing the sun at 3pm. (Left: with tweak. Right: default.)

Comparison image showing the sun at 3pm. (Left: with tweak. Right: default.)

The sun appears more radiant and its glow lasts longer after sunset. Simply install the "suneffect.cfg" file into your main "Flight Simulator X" directory. A backup of the original is included. To uninstall just delete and reinstate the original.


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The archive has 8 files and directories contained within it.

File Contents

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Filename/Directory File Date File Size
suneffect.bak10.15.071.62 kB
suneffect.cfg10.19.071.62 kB
readme.txt10.19.07390 B
FILE_ID.DIZ10.22.07142 B
suntweak.gif10.22.078.69 kB
comparison.jpg10.19.07352.11 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B

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