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-====== Miscellaneous Settings ​======+===== Miscellaneous Settings =====
  
 Miscellaneous Settings allows for you to make adjustments to secondary in-game features. ​ Miscellaneous Settings allows for you to make adjustments to secondary in-game features. ​
  
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 **Restart Time After Crash** - Real pilots don't crash aircraft, right?? Well, if you happen to crash your aircraft in Aerofly FS 2, this setting allows for you to adjust the time (in seconds) it takes before Aerofly FS 2 restarts your session following a crash. **Restart Time After Crash** - Real pilots don't crash aircraft, right?? Well, if you happen to crash your aircraft in Aerofly FS 2, this setting allows for you to adjust the time (in seconds) it takes before Aerofly FS 2 restarts your session following a crash.
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 +==== Send Flight Data to FSWidgets Apps ====
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 +By turning this setting **ON** you can have direct interaction to FSWidgets ​
 +   * 1. Make sure that you turn this on
 +   * 2. The IP address must be set to the IP address that the simulator is running on. 
 +   * 3. Set the port to **58585**
 +   * 4. Download your favorite FSWidget and take to the sky'​s ​
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 ==== Broadcasting Flight Information to a Secondary Device ==== ==== Broadcasting Flight Information to a Secondary Device ====
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 **1.** First turn on this feature. Find **Broadcast Flight Info to IP Address** and switch the setting to **"​ON"​** **1.** First turn on this feature. Find **Broadcast Flight Info to IP Address** and switch the setting to **"​ON"​**
  
-**2.** On your secondary device, download ​the free app **ForeFlight** ​or your preferred app that is capable of receiving flight data over an IP network (LAN or Home Network). **Note** - In this demo we will use ForeFlight on an iPad.+**2.** On your secondary device, download ​a compatible ​app ( for example ​**ForeFlight** ​that is capable of receiving flight data over an IP network (LAN or Home Network). **Note** - In this demo we will use ForeFlight on an iPad.
  
 **3.** Set the **Broadcast IP Address** to your local IP address range, changing the last part to **255**. **Note** - If the local IP address of your PC is 192.168.2.212,​ you should set this setting as 192.168.2.255. To locate your PC's IP address, go to your command line (CMD), and type: ipconfig /all. **3.** Set the **Broadcast IP Address** to your local IP address range, changing the last part to **255**. **Note** - If the local IP address of your PC is 192.168.2.212,​ you should set this setting as 192.168.2.255. To locate your PC's IP address, go to your command line (CMD), and type: ipconfig /all.
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 **6.** Set up your flight as you normally would. **6.** Set up your flight as you normally would.
  
-**7.** Start the ForeFlight app (or your preferred app). To verify your connection is a success (ForeFlight) click on the bottom tab that says "​More",​ find "​Devices"​+**7.** Start the ForeFlight app (or your preferred app). To verify your connection is a success (ForeFlight) click on the bottom tab that says "​More",​ find "​Devices"​. You should see a box showing Aerofly FS 2 is connected. **Note** - You should familiarize yourself with the application you are using. ForeFlight provides you with many free features that work well with Aerofly FS 2. 
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