How to Optimise MSFS for VR

This guide will help you to configure and optimise a Windows PC for use with the Microsoft Flight Simulator (MSFS) in VR. There are settings in several different places that need to be considered and prioritised.

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All the Settings that Affect MSFS


The MSFS settings locations
A map of the settings that affect MSFS (click to enlarge)

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