Google Earth

  jja244 11:51 30 Nov 2007

Installed Google Earth on my own computer. Works a treat including the flight simulator. Installed the same on my daughter's computer but the flight simulator is missing. Grandchildren not impressed.
The Google Earth program files on her computer are the exact same as on mine. I believe 'Ctrl + 'Alt' + 'A' should bring up the flight simulator. Once it has done this then it should be available from the 'Tools' menu. Try as I might I cannot get it to work. Any ideas anyone?

  bluto1 18:55 30 Nov 2007

I've the same problem, can' get the flight sim. May be down to old PC. Try Control>Windows>A, it might work for you.

  jja244 19:07 30 Nov 2007

Thanks for the reply, I'll try that tomorrow.

  bluto1 19:57 30 Nov 2007

For information. I recently bought the latest copy of PC Pro (issue 159 £3.99) because it had Google Earth printed in large letters on the cover.
There's a very informative, long, article about Google Earth. Maybe you should look at it or show it to your young 'uns.

  jja244 14:35 01 Dec 2007

‘Ctrl + ‘A’ or ‘Ctrl’ + ‘Win’ + ‘A’ works fine as you suggested. (‘A’ in capitals). The ‘Caps Lock’
must be on. (‘Shift + ‘A’ doesn’t work)
The flight sim is now available from the toolbar.
Many thanks for your help and I’ll get a copy of the mag.

  bluto1 18:36 01 Dec 2007

And thank you for info on capital A, I missed it completely

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