This fix is not applicable for FSX-Steam Edition
This is a fix to stop FSX crashing when running Windows 7-64 in free flight and MP Sessions. These are the steps you must follow:
- Download UIAutomationcore.zipYou are advised to go to the download page. You will find the file in the FS-Software folder.
- Unpack the ZIP file and place the extracted UIAutomationCore.dll in the root of your FSX installation folder where the file fsx.exe resides. Make sure FSX is not running.
- After this action, start FSX and you will find that switching views in FSX, no longer eventually causes FSX to crash.
Without this fix, FSX will hang as well as you will be “timed out” in a multi player session.
The file version of UIAutomationCore.dll, you need to place into your FSX directory, is the File version: 6.0.6001.18000 (148k) with
Date modified 1/20/2008 9:24 PM.
Do not use any other versions, since this version is the only version that will stop the crashes.
…and the prove that the UIAutomationCore.dll is called by FSX: