Beginners Guides

Learn the basics of getting started with Prepar3D from installation, basic controls and your first flight.

Learn the basics of scenario creation with Prepar3D through SimDirector. Topics include: interface layout, mouse controls, ownship, scenario objects, scenario plan, move/rotate objects, waypoints, assigning lists, scenario preview, areas, triggers and actions.

Other Tutorials

Learn more about where Prepar3D config files are located and some tips along the way.

In this tutorial, you will learn how to establish a connection between Prepar3d and an electronic flight bag (EFB). This is an important process as pilots heavily depend on EFBs or traditional paper charts for all phases of a flight. By following the steps in this tutorial, you will be able to seamlessly integrate ForeFlight with Prepar3d, enabling you to access critical flight information with ease and accuracy.

Learn how to use panel serialization for your scenarios.

Learn how to use VATSIM with Prepar3D to practice your aviation communication skills.