Ground Scenery has large black/yellow areas

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Lucio37
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Ground Scenery has large black/yellow areas

Postby Lucio37 » Sat Nov 16, 2019 8:06 pm

I have p3d4.5 and FSX-SE on Windows 10 with GTX1060 video card. A few days ago I started getting large black and large yellow areas in the ground scenery of both programs. Buildings are OK. Both programs have ORBX. I have tried a different video card and different monitor with no luck. I uninstalled ORBX and the black/yellow areas persisted. I reinstalled P3D (twice). Still no luck. I have a game called Far Cry 5 and it has no black/yellow areas or patches. I don't know what else to do. Any suggestions??

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Re: Ground Scenery has large black/yellow areas

Postby downscc » Sun Nov 17, 2019 6:51 pm

Please do not use the remove/install method of troubleshooting. Odds are that in this case you made things worse. If you have ground texture issues then it couldn't be video card or monitors, right? Don't know why you went down that path. The terrain textures are black where textures are missing, so removing Orbx without resetting P3D to default state is also another dead end. Why not use the Orbx Central to select that product that you have installed and select the Verify Files feature?
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Re: Ground Scenery has large black/yellow areas

Postby Lucio37 » Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:48 am

I uninstalled and reinstalled p3d after I had removed ORBX, if that's what default state means. Also, I had already verified all the ORBX scenery areas. I have two different flight simulators and the only things they have in common are the monitor, video card, and ORBX.


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