Optimizing Your Computer For Flight Simulator (final). This four page tutorial is designed to optimize and accelerate any PC for all versions of MS Flight Simulator. All tips and tricks involve free software and revised settings of your Windows 7 operating system. Windows 7 is not required for most of the optimization tips, the majority of this info will also accelerate any PC game although the increased frame rate is more noticeable with resource intensive simulations like FSX, CMSF and Lock-On. This tutorial has been updated with tips on preventing “The Blue Screen of Death” also known as a massive system crash. This is the final version by Vince McCoy.