• Installing for MSFS, the RealSimGear Add-on to the MSFS Community folder

  • Install the required Microsoft Redistributable's

  • Install the Arduino drivers

  • Install the RealSimGear USB drivers

To use, simply download the executable via the black button below this text.

Click the button above will start a download of the RealSimGear MSFS_Installer.  Once the download finishes, you will normally see it at the bottom of your browser where can normally click the file to start the installation.  If not, you can also find it in your 'Downloads' folder, simply double-click on it there to start the installation.

When first starting the Installer, you will be presented with a User Account Control prompt.  You will need to allow the application to run.

Windows 10:

Please choose 'Yes' at this step to allow the Installer to run.

Next up, is the Welcome Screen, Choose Next.

Review and accept the License Agreement ...

Select which simulator/simulators you wish to install the RealSimGear plugin to


The installer will automatically install the correct Microsoft Redistributables. If you already have it installed, this will simply re-install. After the Microsoft Redistributables are installed, you may also get a couple of black screens that will pop up while the installer installs the Arduino and RealSimGear USB drivers.

Once the drives install, and the setup is complete, you can choose to show the README for more information about the plugin, or visit the RealSimGear help site by clicking on the link ...

For information on the RealSimGear Add-on interface see THIS article.

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