|It's important to Unzip
your downloaded files into a temporary directory on your
hard drive first. As explained above. Files can sometimes go all willy-nilly if you just extract without direction.
In this tutorial we are using Premier Aircraft Designs lovely DeHavilland DHC2-MK3 Turbo Beaver Amphibian, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources.
Often, add-on downloads
come with files already divided into
separate directories. Simply unzipping
them into FSX main folder or airplane directory may result
in total file chaos!
worst case scenario, the simulator my not be able to
find your files or it replaces the default folder and then sim goes poof! So, follow the above extract routine.
Below you can see the new folders after the extract operation inside our "Temp" Directory my_new_ac.
Now it's time to go to our FSX directory and have a peek at the guts of the sim.