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How to restart Online functionality to fix problems with online services (Live weather, multiplayer etc…)


Restarting Online Functionality and other features such as Photogrammetry or Live weather is a simple step to fix a wide array of issues with online services.

  • Launch Microsoft Flight Simulator
  • Go to Options > General > Data
  • Toggle Online Functionality OFF
  • Click on Apply & Save
  • Toggle Online Functionality ON
  • Click on Apply & Save


If the problem persists after restarting Online Services, synchronize your account by following the steps listed here: Read first: Windows 10|11 troubleshooting

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